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Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun May 20, 2018
PHOTO BY: William Harvey

Kelli Dockery, counselor at Hurricane Creek Elementary School in Bryant, has been recognized by the Arkansas School Counselor Association as Southwest Region Elementary School Counselor of the Year. She has been at the school for eight years.

Bryant School District counselors get regional awards

Carol Rolf/Contributing Writer

BRYANT — Two Bryant School District counselors recently received special recognition from the Arkansas School Counselor Association. Kelly Dockery, counselor at Hurricane Elementary School, was named Southwest Region Elementary School Counselor of the Year, and Brenda Rodgers, counselor at Bryant High School, was named Southwest Region High School Counselor of the Year. The awards are given in recognition for supporting students’ career... READ MORE

Taste of Bryant to kick off summer season for chamber By SAM PIERCE

BRYANT — The most important aspect for the annual Taste of Bryant is to remain family-friendly, but at the same time be mindful of the young professionals in the area. That is the main driving force behind last year’s VIP area, a first for the event.

Credit union recognized for food drive CAROL ROLF/CONTRIBUTING WRITER

ARKADELPHIA — Patterson Federal Credit Union has a long history in Clark County. The organization was chartered in 1957 to serve the employees of Reynolds Metal Co. who worked in Gum Springs. As times changed, the credit union moved from Gum Springs to Arkadelphia and now serves anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in Clark County.

Chuck-wagon races to highlight 3-day event By SAM PIERCE

MALVERN — Jennifer Bailey has been going to the chuck-wagon races in Clinton ever since she was a kid living in Texas.