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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

UACCB Nursing students continue project through community health presentations

Earlier this year, registered nursing students at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville made a variety of public health presentations designed to make a meaningful impact on community members’ health. A pair of those students are taking their project a step further...

LISTEN: Lindsey Carter with Children’s Advocacy Center in studio about a fundraiser coming up April 19

Lindsey Carter with Children's Advocacy Center dropped by the White River Now studios and spoke with Ken Loggains about their upcoming fundraiser set for Friday, April 19.

Batesville Parks to offer Spin Your Wheels challenge for the month of May

Same old exercise routine got you spinning your wheels? If so, then the folks at Batesville Parks and Recreation hope you accept their newest wellness challenge. They are offering just the thing for those cycling fanatics or for those just looking to get into biking....

Arkansas Folk Festival coming up April 19-20 in Mountain View

Photo Credit: yourplaceinthemountains.com Since 1963, spring in the small town of Mountain View has been in ushered by not only the blooming of wildflowers and dogwoods, but also by the "Arkansas Folk Festival."  It is a festival that marks the return of impromptu musical gatherings,...

Volunteers at WRMC work to make patients’ stays more comfortable

Volunteer Marianna Gingrich (pictured) and another volunteer, Rosetta Miller, regularly push courtesy carts with items such as stress balls, note pads, ink pens, fingernail files, coloring pages, coloring pencils, and magazines to pass out to patients to make their stay at White River Medical...

LISTEN: The Arkansas Scottish Festival coming up this weekend at Lyon College

The Arkansas Scottish Festival in Batesville organized and implemented by Lyon College starts with activities on Friday, April 12. Special Events Coordinator at Lyon, Jennifer Green tells us about activities on the festival’s first day. Saturday and Sunday provide an array of activities, food and memorabilia...

Batesville Community Center hosts first “Batesville Gamer Night”

The results from the first "Batesville Gamer Night" hosted at the Batesville Community Center April 6. The event was free to all ages which consisted of two separate gaming tournaments in two age groups (12 & Under and 13+). The game highlight was Super Mario...

LISTEN: Ashley Engles and Joyce Prickett from Citizens Bank talk about the Red Hot Ladies Luncheon

Ashley Engles and Joyce Prickett stopped by the White River Now studios and talked with Big Daddy Randy Alan about this Friday's Red Hot Ladies Luncheon at Independence Hall on the campus of UACCB.  

LISTEN: Participants talk Teen Driving Roadeo, coming this Saturday to Batesville

Student drivers across the area can participate in this year's Teen Driving Roadeo which is coming this Saturday, April 6, to 100 Industrial Dr., in Batesville. A group of students who have participated in the Roadeo -- which teaches teen drivers about the Graduate Driver...

Lillian Osier secures highly competitive ACNMWA internship

Art major Lillian Osier (pictured left, with Lyon Associate Professor of Art Dustyn Bork at a Batesville Area Arts Council exhibition) has received a stipend to participate in an Arkansas Committee National Museum of Women in the Arts (ACNMWA) Internship, an honor given to...

Lyon College Jazz Band performing at the Melba tomorrow

The Lyon College Jazz Band, under the direction of Monty Hill, will present a concert on Tuesday, April 2, at the Melba Theater in downtown Batesville beginning at 7 p.m. The concert will feature an opening performance by the Batesville High School Jazz Band directed...