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Dillard’s store leader named Easterseals Arkansas of Year

William T. “Bill” Dillard, II, chairman of Arkansas-born department store Dillard’s, is this year’s honoree for Easterseals Arkansas’s Arkansan of the Year. The annual gala...

Umpire student lands role in SAU’s production of ‘Hairspray’

Southern Arkansas University Theatre is set to perform “Hairspray” at Harton Theatre from April 19-22. Students from this area who are involved include the following: Rachel...

Umpire tornado rated EF-1

There were no injuries and little residential damage, Friday night, April 13 when a tornado raked across northern Howard County. In the Umpire area, chicken...

Murfreesboro City Council approves ‘tourism tax’ that excludes town’s eateries

By John Balch News-Leader staff The Murfreesboro Chamber of Commerce wanted more. But, Murfreesboro City Council members said they had heard enough concerns from locals about the...

Beekeepers make book donation to Howard County Library

Kay Brayton and James Jones (from left) of the South Arkansas Beekeepers Association recently donated 20 new books to the Howard County Library. Accepting...

Howard County Children’s Center ‘radiothon’ May 9

Work is underway on the annual radiothon benefitting the Howard County Children’s Center, and there are some changes in the format for 2018. The event...

Square foot gardening uses less space, save work for producers

By Louie Graves News-Leader staff In trying to describe the Square Foot Gardening concept to Nashville Rotarians April 4, Rita Rector used the Western Sizzlin’ meeting...

Obituary: Gary Wayne Blagg, 69, of Wake Village, Texas

Gary Wayne Blagg, 69, of Wake Village, Texas, died Sunday, April 15, 2018. He was born Feb. 2, 1949 in De Queen, to Tom Blagg...

Obituary: Melinda Rose Gerber

Melinda Rose Gerber died March 31, 2018 in Bend, Ore. Melinda was born Aug. 9, 1962 in Norfolk, Va. She was the daughter of...

Obituary: Jessica Nicole Willis McConnell, 27, of Hot Springs

Jessica Nichole Willis McConnell, 27, of Hot Springs died Friday, April 6, 2018. She was born Nov. 6, 1990, in Hope, the daughter of Donnie...