Museum to celebrate 20th anniversary

Museum to celebrate 20th anniversary

Old Independence Regional Museum at Ninth and Vine streets in Batesville, is inviting the public to gather and share memories about its development over the years at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28 Founding board members and early major donors will be recognized during...
Cave City Nursing Home to host free cookout

Cave City Nursing Home to host free cookout

CAVE CITY — The Cave City Nursing Home will celebrate 30 years of serving the community with a community cookout from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. this Friday, Oct. 26. “Over three decades ago, concerned community leaders broke new ground for a nursring home in Cave City,”...
Powhatan sets ‘Ghost Walks’

Powhatan sets ‘Ghost Walks’

POWHATAN — Powhatan and northeast Arkansas have a long, rich history, so it only makes sense that there are probably a few ghosts still wandering around. Century-old buildings, the Black River and old cemeteries play host to a number of Powhatan’s ghost stories,...
Vendors sought for 2019 sports, outdoors expo

Vendors sought for 2019 sports, outdoors expo

SALEM — The second annual Ozarks Sports and Outdoor Expo will be held on March 30 at the Fulton County Fairgrounds in Salem and vendor applications are being accepted. In addition to the fairgrounds the Salem City Park Lake and the Fulton County Trap Range, will...
Phase 1 of Batesville sign program complete

Phase 1 of Batesville sign program complete

BATESVILLE — The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of phase one of the Independence County regional wayfinding program.  The wayfinding program was developed through the IMPACT Tourism...