September 1, 2014
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RAIN:  7AM to 7AM:  .28"    Month:  1.99”    Year:  29.19”   |  TEMPS:  High: 83  Low: 67
 
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    Today is Labor Day and most federal, state, county and municipal offices in the Twin Lakes area are closed in observance of the federal holiday and there is no mail delivery. Labor Day was established in 1887 and it ...Read More
     The successful programs of the Flippin School District's work with dyslexic children is being recognized by the Arkansas Legislature.   Superintendent Dale Query, Elementary School Principal Tracie Luttrell ...Read More
     The Arkansas State Police have issued a Silver Alert on behalf of the Clay County Sheriff's Department for a 68-year old man missing from Greenway in that county. The alert is for Johnie W. Schmidt who was last seen at ...Read More
    August is traditionally one of the driest months of the year in the Twin Lakes Area and it didn't disappoint this year. A total of 1.99 inches of rain was recorded at KTLO, Classic Hits 101.7 and The Boot, below the average ...Read More
     As part of their Community Education Program, Arkansas State University-Mountain Home will offer a class entitled "Get on the Path to Wellness" beginning Tuesday, September 9th from 6 to 8 p.m.   The six ...Read More
     A number of youths from Baxter and area counties were among more than 100 4-Hers who participated in the Arkansas 4-H State Horse Show in Searcy earlier this month. The show was the largest in the last five years with ...Read More
     Jurors in Marion County Circuit Court do not need to report for duty Thursday or Friday. According to Circuit Clerk Dee Carleton, the next time jurors should report is September 15th. WebReadyTM Powered by ...Read More
     The Baxter-Marion Rural Water Association 1 Board of Directors will meet Thursday, September 4th at 6 p.m.      The meeting will be at the Oakland Community Center in Oakland. The meeting is ...Read More
     A number of people were given probation after changing their pleas during a session of Baxter County Circuit Court Thursday with Judge Gordon Webb presiding.      Tyler Garris of Mountain Home ...Read More
     North Arkansas Electric Cooperative has announced a planned outage Tuesday evening beginning at 11 in the Viola substation.   NAEC crews will be connecting a mobile transformer in order to conduct ...Read More
     A missing suitcase left in the parking lot of a local supermarket has been returned to its rightfull owner, thanks to social media.   Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery says his office was contacted by ...Read More
     RiverLodge Assisted Living in Mountain Home has announced they are the recipient of the Bronze - Commitment to Quality Award of the National Quality Award program presented by the American Health Care Association and ...Read More
     The Flippin Elementary School's Backpack Food for Kids Program was recently awarded $1,000 from the Twin Lakes Community Foundation.   The backpacks, which are sent home with children in need, contain food ...Read More
     Baxter County offices will be closed Monday, September 1st in observance of Labor Day, according to Baxter County Judge Mickey Pendergrass.      Gassville City Hall will also be closed Monday and ...Read More
     Two boys were injured in an ATV accident on County Road 57 near Buford Thursday night. According to the Baxter County Sheriff's office, 12 year old Johnathan Farrar and 9 year old Dawson Luttrell were riding a 2009 Suzuki ...Read More

    The 71-year old man who crashed his car into the Aviation Unit area at the Baxter County Sheriff's Department was listed as a patient at Baxter Regional Medical Center Friday morning. Otis Ivie was transported to the hospital Thursday afternoon after the white Cadillac he was driving went over an 8 to 10 foot high retaining wall and crashed into several helicopters
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