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Charity, Britton honored; county waives pet adoption fees for holidays

Dec 19, 2014 3:47pm

In what County Judge Roger Hooper described as his favorite part of the job, he took time out at last week’s Quorum Court meeting to honor a group and an individual that have made important...

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What’s Going On

Nov 20, 2014 3:58pm

City Council

The Clinton City Council met last Thursday at its regular meeting. In a short session, councilors approved a $100 Christmas bonus for all city employees. They also formally...

Ron’s Chicken Soup

Nov 20, 2014 3:58pm

What about energy drinks?

There are about 500 brands of these drinks being sold worldwide. Everybody, it seems, is drinking them. A recent European study found that 68 percent of youths ages...

November is home health, hospice month

Nov 20, 2014 3:58pm

November is National Home Care and Hospice Month and there will be a celebration marking the occasion Friday and Saturday, Nov. 21-22.

This year’s themes are: Home Care — Home is the Center...

At recently opened Gray C Photography & Style Child Studio, Cora Gray and friends hold a grand opening.

New businesses in town

Nov 20, 2014 3:58pm

At recently opened Gray C Photography & Style Child Studio, Cora Gray and friends hold a grand opening.

A ribbon-cutting and grand opening were held recently at A Flower Patch in Clinton...

A Dodge pickup took out part of a wall last week at the Post Office.

Truck crashes through Post Office

Nov 13, 2014 11:00am

One man was injured when a car crashed through the Clinton Post Office last Thursday, Nov. 6.

A 2007 Dodge 1500 was parked in front of the Post Office before running through the front of the...

Numbers show some close local races

Nov 13, 2014 10:57am

Clinton picked a new mayor while the county re-elected a six-term sheriff in last week’s election. There were some close races and some not so close.

Here is a breakdown of the local races...

Scotland VFD receives Rural Community grant

Nov 13, 2014 11:01am

Gov. Mike Beebe and Department of Rural Services Director John Andrews presented $92,131.59 to 11 rural communities at an awards ceremony on Oct. 22, 2014 held at the Capitol. The communities were...

Also receiving GIF money was the sheriff’s office, $11,765 for a repeater system and $11,735 for the radio tower. Accepting the check are (from left) county Judge Roger Hooper, Sheriff Scott Bradley, Office of Emergency Management coordinator Jeana Williams, and Culpepper Chief Brian Tatum with the district’s Dwayne Pratt. Culpepper Volunteer Fire Department received $1,500.

GIF money for county

Nov 13, 2014 11:01am

A West Central Arkansas Planning and Development District General Improvement Fund grant of $14,075 has been awarded to the Scotland Community Center. Accepting the grant are Darrell Black and...

Richard McCormac receives a plaque in honor of his 12 years on the Clinton School Board. McCormac did not seek re-election to the position so that he could run for Clinton mayor, a campaign that he won. Presenting the plaque is Clinton School District Superintendent Scott Jones.

Plaque presentation

Nov 13, 2014 11:01am

Richard McCormac receives a plaque in honor of his 12 years on the Clinton School Board. McCormac did not seek re-election to the position so that he could run for Clinton mayor, a campaign that...

Pearl Mahaney celebrated her 104th birthday surrounded by dignitaries, family and friends at the Ozark Health Nursing Center, on Friday Oct. 31, 2014. Clinton Mayor Roger Rorie (with Mahaney) declared the day Pearl Mahaney Day, and letters and proclamations were presented from Gov. Mike Pearl Mahoney celebrated her 104th birthday surrounded by dignitaries, family and friends at the Ozark Health Nursing Center, Friday October 31, 2014 at 1:00 pm. Congratulation letters and Proclamations were presented from Arkansas Governor Beebe, VBC County Judge Roger Hooper and Clinton Mayor Roger Rorie, declaring October 31, 2014 as “Pearl Mahoney Day.” Beebe and county Judge Roger Hooper.

Pearl Mahaney Day

Nov 13, 2014 11:01am

Pearl Mahaney celebrated her 104th birthday surrounded by dignitaries, family and friends at the Ozark Health Nursing Center, on Friday Oct. 31, 2014. Clinton Mayor Roger Rorie (with Mahaney)...

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