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Updated 11:16 a.m., Mon March 19, 2018
PHOTO BY: Mark Buffalo

White County Central High School students Seth Brown, left, and Jessica Jones take up tickets at the front door of the gymnasium during the Class 2A State Basketball Tournament on Feb. 28. Brown is a sophomore, and Jones is a junior.

White County Central hosting state tourney called a success

Donald Starkey, athletic director for the White County Central School District, deemed his school’s hosting of the Class 2A State Basketball Tournament a success. The district’s gym, which was rebuilt in 2015, hosted the best boys and girls teams in the state’s second-lowest classification Feb. 28 through March 3. “We got a lot of compliments from the teams, which was really important to us,” said Starkey, who is in his ninth year at the school. “They really enjoyed playing in our facility. They enjoyed the way we put the tournament on and how smoothly it ran. The community... READ MORE

Area artists exhibit works in watercolor show CAROL ROLF

LITTLE ROCK — Members of the Mid-Southern Watercolorists gathered March 9 in the galleries of the Butler Center for Arkansas Studies to learn who had won what in the 48th annual juried exhibition.

Helping hands, caring hearts open new shop ANGELA SPENCER/CONTRIBUTING WRITER

Usually, stores exist to make money. Bonnie Johnson, however, just wants to help people.

Heber Springs Chamber Banquet set for March 29 By MARK BUFFALO

HEBER SPRINGS — The 62nd annual Heber Springs Area Chamber of Commerce banquet will take place March 29 at the Heber Springs Community Center.