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<p><strong>Family in need.</strong> The family of Nathan Ham, 17, is in need of a handicap van to transport the wheelchair bound student. Ham was an honorary captain and was permitted to keep the coin used in the opening coin toss before the season opener in September.</p>

Funds Being Raised For Handicap Van

Nov 25, 2015 1:09pm

The family of a Booneville boy who has suffered with microcephaly since birth is in need of a handicap accessible van. So, some members of the First Baptist Church in Booneville are trying to do...

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Air Evac Lifeteam Celebrates 30 Years

Aug 11, 2015 4:44pm

In August, Air Evac Lifeteam celebrates 30 years of providing access to definitive healthcare for thousands of medically underserved people.

The company began in West Plains, Mo., on Aug. 1...

Engineers Use Technology To Prevent Infant Heat Deaths

Aug 11, 2015 4:43pm

In response to a recurring summer tragedy of babies dying in hot cars, companies are exploring ways to alert drivers if they have accidentally left precious cargo in the back seat.


<p><strong>In memory</strong>. Richard Jones of Booneville (from left) , Lynda Jones-Smith of Charleston, Brad Jones of Lanett, Ala., and Cindy Jones of Magazine are pictured with a quilt crafted by senior citizen center regulars in memory of the siblings’ mother, Alice Jones. The quilt will be raffled as a fundraiser for the center.</p>

Memorial Quilt To Be Raffled

Aug 04, 2015 5:52pm

The craft class at The Booneville Senior Center has handcrafted and donated a quilt, made in loving memory and in honor of their late teacher, Alice Jones.

“Mother felt like this place was...

4-H Pullets To Be Auctioned At Fairs

Aug 04, 2015 5:51pm

Every year, Logan County 4-Hers can participate in an event called the poultry chain. In April, at the beginning of the project, members are given a set number of chicks to raise at no cost to...

<p><strong>Best in state</strong>. Rachel Beeler (right) of the Driggs Lariat 4H Club on first place in the State 4H O-Rama fashion revue for constructed casual.</p>

Beeler Wins Fashion Revue

Aug 04, 2015 5:50pm

Seven of Logan County youth returned home in late July exhausted but happy with awards in hand and having learned a little more from their experiences at the 4-H State O-Rama on the University of...

<p><strong>4H Calf</strong></p><p>Farm Credit Services of Western Arkansas recently donated funds to the Logan County 4-H Foundation toward the purchase of a calf to be given away at the South Logan County Fair in Booneville on Saturday, Sept. 12. The heifer calf should weigh between 550-600 pounds and will be in the care of Wyatt Rongey of the Booneville Livestock 4-H Club until the drawing. Tickets may be purchased from any Logan County 4-H member and will also be available for purchase at both county fairs. Money received from this fundraiser provides support for 4-H members to attend national, regional and state events as well as provide funds for county camps, workshops and other educational activities. Logan County 4-H Clubs appreciate your support and the continued generosity of Farm Credit Services of Western Arkansas. Pictured above are (from left) Wyatt Rongey, Booneville Livestock 4-H Club member and Donna Cunningham of Farm Credit Services. (Front) Abbey, the 4-H Calf.</p>

4H Calf

Aug 04, 2015 5:49pm

4H Calf

Farm Credit Services of Western Arkansas recently donated funds to the Logan County 4-H Foundation toward the purchase of a calf to be given away at the South Logan County Fair in...

<p><strong>Representing</strong>. Representing Arkansas at the national 4H shooting competition were (from left) Rex Roberg, State 4-H Shooting Sports Coordinator, Aaron Toland, Adam Toland, Will Howard, Natosha Hammonds and Michael Hammonds, Long Shots Shooting Sports Coach.</p>

Long Shots Win National Rapid Fire Competition

Jul 28, 2015 3:00pm

The Logan County Long Shots competed in the National 4-H Range Events in Grand Island, Neb., winning the .22 pistol rapid fire competition with Natosha Hammonds winning the same individual event...

State Adding Construction Jobs

Jul 28, 2015 3:00pm

Construction employment in Arkansas increased more than nine percent between June 2014 and June of this year, according to the Associated General Contractors of America.

The association...

Paper Relaunching Best Of The Best Contest

Jul 28, 2015 2:59pm

The Times Record Best of the Best Contest has been revived after more than a decade on hiatus.

Nominations from the public for their favorite businesses in the Fort Smith region are being...

Extension Clubs: A Century Of Service

Jul 21, 2015 1:14pm

The Cooperative Extension Service grew out of the need to have better nutrition and living conditions for rural farmers and their families.

The Extension Service began in 1914, and in 1915...

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