Ashley County woman killed in 2-vehicle accident

Ashley County woman killed in 2-vehicle accident

  An Ashley County woman was killed Wednesday in a two-vehicle accident on U.S.425 in Hamburg. Linda K. Harville, 79, of Hamburg, was traveling west on Polk Street, crossing U.S. 425, when the 2005 Chrysler she was driving was struck by a 2007 Chevrolet traveling...
Covid-19 hospitalizations increasing

Covid-19 hospitalizations increasing

  As Arkansas enters the tenth month of the Covid-19 pandemic, the number of Covid-19 patients in hospitals is reaching new highs with 1,074 patients currently in hospitals as of Tuesday, according to the state Health Department. The state’s total confirmed...
2020 SEARK Football Scores — Week 13

2020 SEARK Football Scores — Week 13

  2020 SEARK Football Scores for Week 13: 4A • Crossett 28 – Monticello 20 • Dumas 36 – Gosnell 30 • Warren 35 – Arkadelphia 20 3A • McGehee 42 – Lincoln 7 2A • Fordyce 47 – Foreman 8 NEXT WEEK: • Crossett at Rivercrest • Dumas at Shiloh Christian • Warren at...
Governor declares Nov. 22-28 as Arkansas Turkey Week

Governor declares Nov. 22-28 as Arkansas Turkey Week

  During a ceremony this week at the State Capitol, Gov. Asa Hutchinson joined agriculture leaders, industry partners, and 4-H and FFA representatives in declaring November 22 to 28 as Turkey Week in Arkansas. The ceremony featured two live turkeys provided by...
2020 SEARK Football Scores – Week 12

2020 SEARK Football Scores – Week 12

  2020 SEARK Football Scores for Week 12: 4A • Crossett 68 – CAC 36 • Warren 54 – Lonoke 19 • Dumas 45 – Bauxite 17 • Monticello 36 – Gentry 26 • Stuttgart 51 – Hamburg 21 • Shiloh 48 – Dewitt 12 3A • McGehee 42 – Bismark 20 • Centerpoint 38 – Rison 22 • Drew...
Managing your retirement plan under a new employer

Ideas for thanking your family

  It’s almost Thanksgiving. And although 2020 may have been a difficult year for you, as it has been for many people, you can probably still find things for which you can be thankful – such as your family. How can you show your appreciation for your loved ones?...
2020 SEARK Football Scores – Week 11

2020 SEARK Football Scores – Week 11

  2020 SEARK Football Scores for Week 11: 4A • Hamburg 76 – Jonesboro Westside 47 • Arkadelphia 42 – Star City 20 • Dumas, Warren, Crossett, Monticello and Dewitt each had a BYE. 3A • Lake Village 21 – Walnut Ridge 14 • McGehee, Rison and Drew...

State records new single-day high for Covid-19 cases

Covid-19 cases in Arkansas increased Wednesday by 1,962, setting a new single-day high. The state’s confirmed and probable cases since the pandemic hit the state in March, increased Wednesday by 1,962 to 126,197. Currently, there are 13,691 active cases. The...
Mainline to host free flu vaccine clinics

Mainline to host free flu vaccine clinics

  Mainline Health Systems will host free flu vaccine clinics at multiple locations across Southeast Arkansas in preparation for the 2020-21 flu season. The Arkansas Department of Health will provide vaccines and there is no cost to the public. The flu clinics...
Managing your retirement plan under a new employer

Protect your finances from cyberthieves

  You’ve no doubt heard reports of personal data being stolen and used for financial fraud – anything from online shopping on your credit cards to actual theft from your financial accounts. This problem won’t go away anytime soon – but you can take steps to...
ARHP announces new members

ARHP announces new members

  Arkansas Rural Health Partnership recently announced the addition of two new members to the its organization: Mainline Health Systems, Inc. and Mid-Delta Health Systems, Inc. Both are federally qualified health centers. Mainline Health Systems, Inc. “Mainline...
2020 SEARK Football Scores – Week 10

2020 SEARK Football Scores – Week 10

  2020 SEARK Football Scores – Week 10 • Thursday Night Games • Dumas 26 – Hamburg 14 • Crossett 35 – Star City 21 • Warren 47 – Helena-West Helena 6 • Monticello 18 – Dewitt 6 • Friday Night Games • Rison 42 – Drew Central 0...
Southeast Arkansas 2020 General Election Results

Southeast Arkansas 2020 General Election Results

    Unofficial election results for races and issues in Southeast Arkansas for Ashley, Bradley, Chicot, Cleveland, Desha, Drew and Lincoln counties. The results, by county, can be found on the county election results pages. linked at the bottom of this index...
School Garden Grant Program accepting applications

School Garden Grant Program accepting applications

  The state Department of Agriculture recently announced its new Arkansas School Garden Grant Program to help schools start or expand gardens on school grounds. The department will award $500 grants to 40 schools to purchase soil, specialty crop seeds and plants,...

SEARK Concert talent hunt begins in Chicot County

Beginning in November in Chicot County, SEARK Concert Association will host a virtual talent show event in each county of SEARK’s seven county region, performed in a socially-distant and safe manner for all. The Southeast Arkansas Concert Association continues its...
2020 SEARK Football Scores — Week 9

2020 SEARK Football Scores — Week 9

  Southeast Arkansas Football scores, Week 9: • Warren 26  — Hamburg 14 • Dumas 42 — Monticello 20 • Star City 35 — Dewitt 8 • Crossett 48 — Helena-West Helena 0 • McGehee 30 — Dollarway 6 • Fordyce 62 — Hampton 0 • Lake Village 56 — Barton 14...