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Sunday, August 25, 2019

Congrats to the winner of our ‘Work a Little, Play a Little’ prize package from Grass Roots Equipment and Outdoors

Grass Roots Equipment and Outdoors and W.R.D. Entertainment (White River Now's parent company) recently teamed with Southern Tire Mart, Bootleggers, Tripp Supply, and Triple D Liquor to give one lucky winner a new Big Fish 120 kayak and Stihl power equipment as part of...

WRMC PEP Club reaching new heights

“I give because if what I give can help even just one person, and brighten their day just a little bit, it’s well worth it” – PEP Club member, Robert Martineau. This is one of the many reasons why employees at White River Health System...

Main Street Batesville’s Winter Gala scheduled for Feb. 2

Main Street Batesville has planned their Annual Winter Gala for Friday, Feb. 2 at 6:30 p.m. at The Main Street Loft inside the Barnett Building located at 267 E. Main St. in downtown Batesville. The theme for this year’s event will be "Urban Cowboy" with an...

Ozarka College hires new aviation instructor

Ozarka College now has a new aviation instructor. Tim Ambrose, a recent graduate of Hesston College in Hesston, Kan., where he earned an Associate of Applied Science -- Professional Pilot. Ambrose also received his commercial pilot’s license with an instrument rating and became a certificated...

It’s the ‘tooth’! ‘Tooth Be Told,’ new pediatric dentistry practice, opens to busy business in Batesville

The only pediatric dentistry practice in the Batesville area has opened to busy business: Tooth Be Told, located just off Harrison at 930 15th St. Tooth Be Told has seen about 750 patients -- kids from their first tooth to those that are 18 years...

WATCH: Gary B. visits with Gov. Hutchinson at the White River Now studios

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https://youtu.be/N14-YXd1AM0   Get up-to-date local and regional news along with the latest weather every weekday morning by listening to Gary B. and Ozark Newsline on Arkansas 103.3 KWOZ, 93 KZLE, and other W.R.D. Entertainment radio stations. If you have a news tip or event to promote, email White...

Jonathan Abbott, guest speaker at Rotary Club meeting

The group received an update from Jonathan Abbott about the City of Batesville’s White River Winter Wonderland.  After thanking the club for its work with the City on other projects, Abbott summarized last year's light display.  More than 42,000 vehicles drove through the light...

WRMC announces Employee of the Year

White River Medical Center (WRMC) has announced the 2018 Employee of the Year. Lavern Treadway, from the environmental service department, is the White River Medical Center 2018 Employee of the Year, according to a press release from WRMC. Treadway was the May Employee of the Month...

Vinson welcomed to Stone County Medical Center Pros

Stone County Medical Center (SCMC) recently welcomed Kristie Vinson, physical therapist, to SCMC Pros as a therapy supervisor, according to a press release. As a physical therapist, Vinson utilizes evidence-based treatments, including therapeutic exercises and manual therapy to assist patients in returning to their previous...

Newport Chamber wraps up holiday promotion

The Newport Area Chamber of Commerce has wrapped up the 2017 'Shop 'til You Drop' holiday promotion in Newport. Daniel Guth of Newport was the winner of the $1,000 shopping spree. Guth was chauffeured on his spree yesterday in a 2018 Expedition from Harris Ford...

Batesville Chamber announces 2018 ‘Meeting & Gala’

The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC) has announced plans for their 2018 Annual Meeting & Gala, presented by First Community Bank. The event will be held at the Batesville Community Center, Friday, Jan. 26, at 5:30 p.m. In addition to First Community Bank, BACC...