Monthly Archives: October 2011

Deep South Quartet Convention begins Nov. 2 in Magnolia

“Make a joyful noise unto the Lord,” reads Psalm 100, and Nov. 2-6, the Deep South Quartet Convention will do just that in Magnolia at the First United Pentecostal Church, located on the Hwy. 79 Bypass. The four-day celebration will … Continue reading

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In today’s news in Arkansas . . .

Today’s headline news in Arkansas includes the following: • According to the Associated Press, the Arkansas Forestry Commission says burn bans remain in force in seven counties in southern Arkansas. The state’s southern tier of counties has been hit hard by … Continue reading

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Emerson student wins prize for T-shirt design

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MHS dresses up for Red Ribbon Week

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Central Elementary says ‘BOO’ to drugs!

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What will you be doing for Halloween this weekend?

There are many, many Halloween events -for both kids and adults – slated for this weekend in Columbia County. Here, you’ll find a list of those events – and if you attend any of them and happen to capture a … Continue reading

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Texarkana designates ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll Highway’

A segment of U.S. Highway 67 in Texarkana is now designated as Rock ‘n’ Roll Highway, according to an Associated Press report. Local leaders unveiled signs Thursday that give the nickname to the highway, where performers in the 1950s drove before … Continue reading

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Don’t miss the fall fun set for tomorrow in downtown Magnolia!

The Magnolia Downtown Merchants are sponsoring a Fall Festival around the Courthouse Square tomorrow and you’re invited! Lots of fun events – from a chili cook-off and a costume contest to a cracker whistling contest and a Magnolia Arts theater … Continue reading

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El Dorado man charged with animal cruelty after breaking miniature Chihuahua’s neck during domestic dispute

A man accused in El Dorado of using his hands to kill a miniature Chihuahua is charged with felony animal cruelty, according to the Associated Press. The El Dorado News Times reports that 29-year-old Leopoldo D. Apodaca was arrested Wednesday for … Continue reading

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Walker Pre-K gets ‘wacky’ for Red Ribbon Week

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