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City Earns Second Volunteer Award

Oct 21, 2014 5:10pm

Booneville is among 14 communities selected to receive the 2014 Arkansas Volunteer Community of the Year Award for volunteer efforts.

Booneville and Sebastian County’s Fort Smith are among...

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Calls Seeking Fees For Voter Registration Are Bogus

Oct 14, 2014 5:03pm

With early voting due to start next week the Logan County Clerk’s Booneville office has seen an increase in the number of inquiries of voting statuses and heard news of a possible scam.


Former Sheriffs Want To Be County Judge

Oct 13, 2014 4:14pm

Two former Logan County sheriffs are seeking election as the county judge in the Nov. 4 general election.

Ray Gack, 54, a Republican, faces Democrat Mark Limbird, 68. The county judge serves...

Sheriff’s Race Features Incumbent, Magazine Police Chief

Oct 13, 2014 4:11pm

The Logan County sheriff is seeking his fifth term against Magazine’s police chief.

Logan County Sheriff Steve Smith won the Democratic primary on May 20. He is seeking re-election against...

Holder Calls For Broad Review Of Police Tactics After Events In Ferguson

Oct 09, 2014 5:06am

LITTLE ROCK — U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said Wednesday he is calling for the broadest review of American police tactics in nearly half a century in the wake of the police shooting of an...

<p><strong>You ought to be in pictures</strong>. Miss Arkansas Ashton Campbell takes a selfie with a student’s phone and several Booneville High School students in the background.</p>

Miss Arkansas Visits City

Updated: Oct 07, 2014 8:32pm

Reigning Miss Arkansas Ashton Campbell made two appearances in Booneville last week.

Campbell addressed Booneville Junior High and High School students in an assembly Wednesday morning and...

<p><strong>Mission accomplished</strong>. The Arkansas Marathon completed a journey of running a marathon in all 50 states for Russ Johnson of Georgia.</p>

Marathon End Of 50 State Journey

Oct 07, 2014 8:23pm

As if running a marathon isn’t quite enough, some runners seem to revel in heightened degrees of difficulty.

For instance there are clubs such as the 50 State Marathon Club in which a runner...

No Contest Plea Entered

Oct 07, 2014 8:22pm

A Booneville man who was accused in January of hitting a 16-year old boy with a vehicle and leaving, plead no contest to leaving the scene of a personal injury accident and driving while...

<p><strong>Homecoming Queen</strong></p><p>Lindsey Garrett (center) was crowned the 2014 Booneville High School Homecoming Queen Friday night before the Bearcats’ game with Danville. She was escorted by Bryson May (21) and Jacob Krepps (28).</p>

Homecoming Queen

Oct 07, 2014 8:20pm

Homecoming Queen

Lindsey Garrett (center) was crowned the 2014 Booneville High School Homecoming Queen Friday night before the Bearcats’ game with Danville. She was escorted by Bryson May (...

<p><strong>Amendment opposition</strong>. Bob Porto of Arkansas Term Limits stands beside a Trojan horse used to symbolically depict Issue 3 on the General Eelction Ballot. Porto’s group opposes the measure because, they say, it would change established term limits.</p>

Issue 3 Labeled Trojan Horse

Oct 07, 2014 8:18pm

Using a Trojan horse and words like “scam” Arkansas Term Limits is taking aim at Issue 3 on the General Election ballot.

Attached to a trailer a near one-ton wooden horse is being...

Property, Personal Taxes Due Oct. 15

Oct 07, 2014 8:18pm

The statewide personal and real estate property tax payment deadline is Wednesday, Oct. 15. Citizens in 50 Arkansas counties, including Logan, can avoid late fees and long lines by paying their...

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