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Tire blowout causes fatality Monday in Carroll County, police say
OSAGE — Arkansas State Police say a tire blowout led to the death of 57-year-old Deanna Longstreath of Berryville in a one-vehicle wreck Monday morning.According to a report by ASP Sgt. Chad Hipps said Longstreath was eastbound in a 1998 Mercury about 6:10 a.m. Monday on U.S. Highway 412 at Osage.
Overdose awareness vigil set for Aug. 31
Friday, Aug. 31, is International Overdose Awareness Day and in observance an International Overdose Awareness Candlelight Vigil will held from 7:30-8:30 p.m. at the Minnie Harris Park in Harrison.
Harrison voters renew both sales taxes at issue
Both taxes, which had been on the books for years, were voted on a special election held in March 2010, when 76 percent of voters approved renewal of both taxes. About 680 people voted in that election.
School menus: Aug. 20-24
Monday - Breakfast: French toast, apple frugal, juice and milk. Lunch: Pizza, California blend vegetables, salad, apple sugar cookie and milk with side salad.
Tuesday is election day in Harrison
James L. White/StaffBoone County poll workers (at right) Clara and Raymond Beasley sign in (from left) Jerry Lee Hardesty, Karen Hardesty, Donna Crow and Donald Dillwith during early voting last week in the Harrison city special election.
Harrison, Ark. voters approve two tax extensions
HARRISON, Ark. --Voters in Harrison, Ark. overwhelmingly approved extending two local taxes Tuesday.The general fund tax is a quarter-cent sales tax. It pays for fire and police departments and funds parks and other city departments.The infrastructure tax is a half-cent tax. It funds water, sewer an
Five Cities 13U squad rolls into semifinals at Babe Ruth World Series
MOUNTAIN HOME, ARKANSAS — Their pitching held up again, and the Five Cities 13U All-Stars are within a win of a berth in the championship game of the Babe Ruth World Series.Starter Marc Byrum allowed just three hits in his five innings of work, Andrew Zickuhr finished with two innings of hitless rel
Senior center activities and menus for July
Thursday - Shiloh, Parthenon, Murray and Jasper city limits.
47th Northwest Arkansas Bluegrass Festival Aug. 16-18
The 47th Northwest Arkansas Bluegrass Festival will be held Thursday-Saturday, Aug. 16, 17 and 18, at Beacon Park, located five miles North of Harrison on Highway 65, exit on Ridgeway Loop.
Harrison voters could decide fate of city funds in special election
HARRISON, Ark. -Every eight years Harrison voters vote on a tax renewal to help fund projects and city departments.Voters in Harrison are deciding whether to extend the city's two local taxes.The general fund tax is a quarter-cent sales tax.Mayor Dan Sherrell said, "It brings in about $1.1 million.
JPs sniff at dog ordinance
James L. White/StaffBoone County Justices of the Peace (front, from left) Glenn Redding, Fred Woehl and Dan Roberts attended Harrison City Council committee meetings Thursday night to listen to discussion of a potential vicious dog ordinance.
Two Rescued from Bungee Ride in Branson, No Injuries
According to Branson Professional Firefighters Local 152 Facebook post, the two riders were trapped 100 feet in the air for about two hours. Five firemen units, along with help from Branson Crane, lowered the occupants back to the ground.
Video Captured of Rain on Lake Taneycomo
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Quorum Court informed of community medical need
Newton County Quorum Court on Monday night, Aug. 6, heard about an effort under way to recruit a physician for Newton County.
La Leche League meeting Aug. 18
La Leche League of Boone County will hold their monthly meeting at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Boone County Public Library, located at 221 West Stephenson in Harrison.
‘Welcome Back’ event at HMS Aug. 17
With the beginning of school next Wednesday, Aug. 15, Harrison Middle School is taking the first three days of school to create a positive, inviting and inclusive learning environment for all students, says Mary Beth Hatch, EAST facilitator Harrison Junior High School and PBS learning media digital
Post 10417 presents youth contest winners
Post 10417 Lead Hill honored student winners in the Voice of Democracy, Patriot’s Pen Essay and the Young American Creative Patriotic Art contests Saturday, April 7. All winning students were from Lead Hill School.
Two people trapped 100 feet in the air at Branson attraction
Branson Crane Service, LLC, also responded-- helping the firefighters during this extremely technical rescue.
Babe Ruth World Series: Five Cities suffers first loss of tournament, 2-0 to team from Greenville
MOUNTAIN HOME, ARKANSAS — There was no come-from-behind win for the Five Cities 13U All-Stars Monday.Five Cities took its first loss after three wins at the Babe Ruth World Series. Greenville, the Southeast Regional champion, beat the Pacific Southwest Regional champ 2-0 in a winner's bracket quarte
Arkansas black bear sightings increase amid dry weather
MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. (AP) — Black Bear sightings in the Twin Lakes Area are increasing due to a lack of food, according biologist Allen Cathey with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.