River Valley and Ozark edition presents Ladies Night Out June 5, 2014 at the Conway Expo Center & Fiargrounds in Conway, AR.READ ONLINE
Three Rivers Latest NewsUpdated 12:00 a.m., Thu July 24, 2014
A team from Green Bay Packaging heads for the finish line in last year’s World Championship Cardboard Boat Races on Greers Ferry Lake in Heber Springs. This year’s event will start at 10 a.m. Saturday on Sandy Beach and will feature several other activities, including watermelon-eating and sand-sculpting contests and beach volleyball.
HEBER SPRINGS — The theme for the 28th Anniversary World Championship Cardboard Boat Races in Heber Springs on Saturday might be hard to accomplish: Keep Calm and Paddle On. Things tend to get a little hectic for competitors in the annual event. “They’re definitely not calm, but we did that to kind of open up the theme,” said Julie Murray, new executive director of the Heber Springs Area Chamber of Commerce. “Last year, it was superheroes. We like the idea, one, to align with pop culture going on right now and just to open up the theme to see how creative people can get.” T... READ MORE
JACKSONVILLE — “Made in the USA” can be an attractive draw for consumers, but many residents may not know how close to home some products are produced.
Tuesday and Wednesday, children at the Little Rock Air Force Base learned about perseverance, passion and perspective, all from a pigskin and a Panther.
When considering vacations, summer activities and taking care of children, summer schedules can be quite different than those kept during the school year. One regular activity that may be difficult to fit in is giving blood, but that doesn’t mean the need for blood donations goes away.
CABOT — Usually, people who lose something do not win a prize, but one Cabot woman won $100,000 for losing a whole lot.
JACKSONVILLE — Sunday morning in an aircraft hangar, cushioned between a large American flag and a 913th C-130 H model aircraft, airmen and related civilians witnessed a special ceremony that will lead to an increased presence of the Air Force Reserve at the Little Rock Air Force Base.
CABOT — In an inconspicuous building behind a strip mall in Cabot, children are spending part of their summer vacation in jazz shoes and costumes, practicing choreography and singing together.
JACKSONVILLE — Wednesday lunch options in Jacksonville are steadily increasing, four wheels at a time.