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NADT dancers win awards at dance competition

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A group of dancers from the North Arkansas Dance Theater (NADT) Dance Academy's competition team came home from the BravO! Dance Competition in Maumelle with a number of awards. All dances for the competition were choreographed by Hannah Paulson Wells of NADT, who won the...

‘Once Upon a Time’ gala coming to Batesville March 10

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The Ozark Foothills Visual & Performing Arts Center (OFVPAC) is having its first gala, a black tie event entitled "Once Upon a Time," Saturday, March 10, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Barnett Building on Main Street in Batesville. There will be entertainment...

Black History Month Celebration to be held tonight at the Melba

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The Lyon College Black Student Association and the UACCB Multicultural Student Association will be hosting "Black History Month Celebration" tonight, Feb. 26 beginning at 6 p.m. at the Melba Theater, located at 115 W. Main St. in Batesville. The event will feature performances by The Anointed Ones,...

‘Mr. Southerner Beauty’ contest rescheduled for March 13 in Southside

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Men, be sure to check your pantyhose for runs. That is if you are a contestant in the Mr. Southerner Beauty contest. The event, which was originally scheduled for January, will be held Tuesday, March 13, at the Southside Middle School Cafeteria beginning at...

WATCH: Danny Dozier drops by Arkansas 103.3 KWOZ to promote ‘Friends in Great Places’

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The 10th annual "Friends in Great Places" concert is scheduled for tomorrow night (Feb. 24) at Independence Hall on the campus of the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville (UACCB). On tap for the show: Danny Dozier, Tim Crouch, Pam Setser, Gary Rounds, Ken...

ASU-Newport to feature ‘shattered glass’ workshop

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Students can take broken glass and turn it into art at Arkansas State University-Newport (ASUN).  Local artist Julie Reardon is coming to ASUN to teach both children and adults to create unique creations from shattered glass. The class, “Spring is in the Air,” is scheduled...

Ozark Foothills FilmFest receives NEA grant, annual event to be held in April

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National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Chairman Jane Chu has approved more than $25 million in grants as part of the NEA's first major funding announcement for fiscal year 2018. Included in this announcement is a Challenge America grant of $10,000 to Ozark Foothills...

Ozarks Sports & Outdoor Expo coming to Fulton County Fairgrounds

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The Fulton County Fair Association and the Salem Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the Ozarks Sports & Outdoor Expo on March 24 at the Fulton County Fairgrounds in Salem, Ark. Vendor space is available to rent. Both inside and outside spaces are available. Inside space will...

‘Masters of Soul’ coming to UACCB Feb. 22

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A celebration of the legendary songs and performers of Motown and soul music called “Masters of Soul” will be presented Thursday, Feb. 22 in Batesville. First Community Bank and the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville (UACCB) are sponsoring the concert to be performed in...

Blake Shelton shocks Fort Smith with surprise show Thursday night

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Country star and a judge on NBC's The Voice, Blake Shelton, surprised Fort Smith residents with an impromptu and free concert at a local nightclub last night. Shelton tweeted the surprise show news around noon yesterday. KFSM-TV has the details.

Parent company of Dolly’s ‘Dixie Stampede’ drops the ‘Dixie’

World Choice Investments, a company which operates dinner attraction venues in Pigeon Forge, Tenn., Branson, Mo., and Myrtle Beach, S.C. for Dolly Parton, has announced their "Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede" properties will now be known as "Dolly Parton's Stampede" for the 2018 season. "Our shows...