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Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun December 10, 2017
PHOTO BY: William Harvey

Visitors make their way around the new Poyen Sports Complex during a special grand opening Nov. 30. Poyen School District Superintendent Jerry Newton, said the new gym cost approximately $5.8 million.

Poyen debuts new gym with grand opening

POYEN — On the first day of school this fall, head girls basketball coach and athletic director Mickey Shaffer asked his girls to pick up their chairs and load up the bus. The team then took a surprise trip to the new Poyen Sports Complex and sat in the unfinished senior high locker room. “As we were loading up, they were wondering what was going on,” Shaffer said, “but when we got here, that seemed to be really motivational.” The Indi... READ MORE

Local artists display works in Little Rock pastel show CAROL ROLF

LITTLE ROCK — Four artists from the Tri-Lakes Edition coverage area have works on display in the Arkansas Pastel Society’s seventh national exhibition, Reflections in Pastel. The exhibit will remain up through Feb. 24 at the Butler Center for Arkansas Studies in Little Rock.

Rookie nurses, sisters find career rewarding By SAM PIERCE

Lyndee Owens said the most rewarding part of her job are those special patients who take the time to thank her.