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Friday, August 14, 2020

LISTEN: John 3:17 Ministries talks about this weekend’s “Harmonizing for Hope”

Jordan Shaw (pictured, left), Amanda Tuggle (center), and Brandi Ford (right) from John 3:17 Ministries were recently in the studios of the White River Now family of radio stations to chat about their fundraising event coming this weekend at Believers Community Church in Batesville. "Harmonizing...

Dolly Parton Imagination Library coming to Stone County

A new library program is coming to Mountain View Elementary, and school patrons are invited to celebrate its upcoming launch. Children in Stone County up to the age of five will be the beneficiaries of Dolly’s Imagination Library. Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a book-gifting...

Mountains, Music, and Motorcycles annual event marks 15 years

Riding enthusiasts agree: some of the best motorcycling in America is in the Ozarks.  Built on that simple premise, a festival organized fifteen years ago with no budget and heavily dependent on volunteers. The first event drew about 350 motorcyclists. Now, thousands of bikers...

Mountain View medical marijuana outlet holds “Pre-Grand Opening”

Mountain View's first medical marijuana dispensary held a "Pre-Grand Opening" celebration and tour yesterday afternoon. When it officially opens and is stocked with product, entry into the Fiddler's Green Medical Marijuana Dispensary in Mountain View will only be allowed to those who have an official...

Kindergarten Pre-Registration for Batesville School District begins soon

Kindergarten Pre-Registration for the Batesville School District will begin Feb. 10, 2020, and run through March 13, 2020, to be in the first round of kindergarten placement. Notification of placement will begin March 20 via email, so please provide a valid email and contact...

Support the Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches on #Giving Tuesday

Support the Arkansas Sheriffs' Youth Ranches this holiday season by donating on #GivingTuesday. The Arknasas Sheriffs' Youth Ranches have provided hope and healing for children who, through no fault of their own, need a place to call home. Your gift supports their mission. ASYR is over 90% funded through private donations. No donation is too small!

WRMC welcomes first baby of 2020

Image: Alma Lebrato, Diego’s mom (middle left), and Matthew, Diego’s dad (middle right), take a photo with the White River Medical Center (WRMC) staff that helped during labor throughout the night. Diego was WRMC’s first baby to be born in 2020. Pictured from left...

City of Mountain View announces Independence Day events

The City of Mountain View announces a full schedule of events for Independence Day and Saturday, July 6. Independence Day events kick-off with a patriotic ceremony on the Square at 9:45 a.m followed by the Red, White and Blue Parade at 10 a.m. Live music entertainment...

Citizens Bank Travel Club to preview trip to ‘Discover Greece and Its Islands’

Featured image: The Blue Chapel on the Greek island of Santorini. The Citizens Bank Travel Club will host “Discover Greece and Its Islands,” a preview presentation for its prime 2020 travel adventure, at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24, in the Independence Room at the Citizens...

‘Quarter Auction’ scheduled for tonight to help support cancer patient

A “quarter auction” is being held tonight in Batesville to benefit James Canard, who is fighting cancer. Canard has been with the Batesville Walmart for 21 years, and chances are, if you have been at the Walmart in Batesville, you have probably met James. Friends and...

LISTEN: Mingle & Jingle 2019 coming Nov. 2; Heath Sanders, vendors, Casino for a Cause, and more part of the fun

Mingle & Jingle is quickly approaching. The event, which will be held Saturday, Nov. 2, at 6:30 p.m., at the Batesville Community Center, will feature Casino for a Cause, a DJ, numerous vendors premiering new inventory for the Christmas-shopping season, an opportunity to win a...