Category Archives: Local News

Hathaway to serve BRMC clinic in Flippin

         The Baxter Regional Medical Center in Flippin will have new hours beginning August 15. The clinic will open Monday-Thursday from 8 to 5 and Friday from 8 to 12.      Sylvia Hathaway, Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner,

Norfork School Board holds August meeting

         The Norfork School Board met for their regularly scheduled August meeting Thursday night with several items on the agenda. Superintendent Mike Seay has the report. Listen: right-click to download mp3          After the meeting, members of

Cotter School Board summary

         All members of the Cotter School Board were present during Wednesday’s meeting. Superintendent Chard Harp has the report. Listen: right-click to download mp3           The board adjourned at 5:25. WebReadyTM Powered by WireReady® NSI

Norfork school board meets Thursday

     The Norfork School board will meet in regular session Thursday evening at 6 at the Norfork School administration office. Items on the meeting’s agenda include financial and principals’ reports; the annual meeting; the resignation of bus driver

Fire destroys factory in Forsyth

     A fire destroyed a factory in Taney County Tuesday evening. According to Springfield television station KSPR, nearly 150 employees are out of work after a fire burned down the National Enzyme Company's manufacturing plant on Highway 76

Boone County voters approve jail tax

     Boone County voters went to the polls Tuesday and said yes to continue the jail sales tax. According to a spokesperson with the Boone County Election Center, the quarter-percent tax used to operate and maintain the county

Structure fire near Isabella

     Emergency personnel are on the scene of a structure fire near Isabella. According to an Ozark County Sheriff's Department spokesperson, the Theodosia Area Volunteer Fire Department says the house on Highway 160 is fully engulfed. The Pontiac-Price

Cotter School Board to meet Wednesday

         Cotter Public Schools will hold a special board meeting tonight at 5 in their administration board room.      Items on the agenda include a petition for transfer of students and an executive session, if needed.      The meeting

Man dies in mobile home fire

media/09690_graphic-fire.jpg          A Howell County man is dead after a fire destroyed his mobile home in Pottersville.      The Ozark Radio Network reports firefighters were called to the home just before noon on Monday. The man was pulled

Week in Review 7-30 to 8-6

Summit woman’s marijuana proposal rejected by Attorney General      Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has rejected a proposed constitutional amendment for the 2018 ballot that would legalize marijuana in the state.      The proposal by Mary Berry of Summit

STUFF THE BUS!

         The Junior Auxillary of Mountain Home is encouraging Baxter County residents to STUFF THE BUS! Many children look forward to arriving to their first day of school with new school supplies, but for some children that