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Girl hurt in fall from fair ride

Sep 25, 2014 5:29pm

A girl was injured when she was thrown from a ride at the Van Buren County Fair.

The Fair Security Office was contacted on Friday, Sept. 12, that a young girl had been thrown from one of the...

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Sep 25, 2014 5:05pm

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Three seek mayor’s job in Clinton

Aug 21, 2014 4:41pm

There are several opposed races in this year’s municipal election in Clinton.

Seeking the position of Clinton mayor are businessman Jeff Pistole, School Board member Richard McCormac and...

New head coach for the University of Arkansas Lady Razorbacks Jimmy Dykes and women’s golf coach Shauna Estes-Taylor were in Clinton on Thursday, Aug. 14, to speak at the annual Greers Ferry Area Razorback Club’s annual meeting and dinner. Cheerleaders from Clinton Schools led the crowd in calling the Hogs before the coaches spoke. Anita Tucker/Democrat staff

Razorback coaches come to Clinton

Aug 21, 2014 4:41pm

New head coach for the University of Arkansas Lady Razorbacks Jimmy Dykes and women’s golf coach Shauna Estes-Taylor were in Clinton on Thursday, Aug. 14, to speak at the annual Greers Ferry Area...

2 men killed in separate accidents

Aug 21, 2014 4:40pm

Two Van Buren County men died over the weekend in separate automobile accidents.

On Aug. 16, Zachery Walters, 19, of Bee Branch was killed in a one-car accident. According to an Arkansas...

Letters to the Editor

Aug 21, 2014 4:57pm

Dear Editor:

Robin Cagley’s perception of Survivor Fest is incorrect. The people behind Survivor Fest were here during the tornado. Many have been her during all 13 events of floods,...

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Aug 21, 2014 4:37pm

Schools

The annual school elections are set for Sept. 16, 2014. The Clinton School District is seeking a 1-mill increase, which if approved would increase the total school millage to 37.8...

Shirley council has questions about renovation plans

Aug 21, 2014 4:36pm

The Shirley City Council has some questions for the Van Buren County Aging Program regarding renovation of the kitchen at the Community Center.

A committee was formed earlier to represent...

GED classess return to Damascus

Aug 21, 2014 4:43pm

GED Classes have re-opened at the Damascus United Methodist Church.

Registration for classes are by appointment only. To set up an appointment for either a GED class or a basic computer

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Food aid to begin Aug. 27

Aug 21, 2014 4:42pm

Ozark Opportunities Inc. will be distributing USDA donated foods that may include milk, and canned goods including salmon, peaches, pears, corn, peas and mixed vegetables, to low-income households...

Don and Donna Pennington, with their children and grandchildren, have been named the county’s Farm Family of the Year for 2014. Read about the family-operated cattle ranch in next week’s Van Buren County Democrat.

Van Buren County Farm Family of the Year

Aug 07, 2014 3:55pm

Don and Donna Pennington, with their children and grandchildren, have been named the county’s Farm Family of the Year for 2014. Read about the family-operated cattle ranch in next week’s Van Buren...

The new elementary building at Clinton is ready to welcome visitors at Sunday’s Open House. More photos, 1B

Aug. 18 is first day of school

Aug 07, 2014 3:57pm

Students and parents are shopping for clothes and supplies.

Teacheres are busy getting their classrooms ready.

Summer vacation 2014 is almost over and the school new year is about to...

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