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<p>Congressman Bruce Westerman, R-Hot Springs, visited the city today, hosting a “Coffee With Your Congressman” event at City Hall and, shown watching a video above, visiting the Booneville Human Development Center. Westerman is in his first term representing the Fourth Congressional District. See next week’s paper for a complete report on his visit here.</p>

Congressional Visit

Aug 26, 2015 5:56pm

Congressman Bruce Westerman, R-Hot Springs, visited the city today, hosting a “Coffee With Your Congressman” event at City Hall and, shown watching a video above, visiting the Booneville Human...

<p><strong>Back To School</strong></p><p>The first day of school in the Magazine School District was last Tuesday. In the front above, Allie Istre and Layla Pendergraft wore matching dresses on the first day and walked to school with parents and brother (back) Billy Pendergraft, Dominik Pendergraft and Robin Pendergraft.</p>

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Aug 25, 2015 12:45pm

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15th DTF Issues Activity Report

Jul 28, 2015 3:02pm

The Arkansas 15th Drug Task Force (DTF) issued an activity report Jan. 1 through June 6 of this year which shows the agency worked 52 cases in Logan County with warrants served and arrests made....

CASA Of The Tri-Peaks Receives National Certification

Jul 28, 2015 3:02pm

The CASA of the Tri-Peaks has just been awarded certification by the National Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Association. The certification recognizes that CASA of the Tri-Peaks is in...

<p><strong>County Gets $68,000 Grant. </strong>The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, an agency of the Department of Arkansas Heritage, recently awarded Logan County a $68,000 County Courthouse Restoration Subgrant for window restoration at the 1928-29 courthouse in Booneville. Presenting the award were (left and center) Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin, Department of Arkansas Heritage Director Stacy Hurst, and accepting were (center and right) County Judge Ray Gack and Annette Gack.</p>

County Gets $68,000 Grant

Jul 28, 2015 3:01pm

County Gets $68,000 Grant. The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, an agency of the Department of Arkansas Heritage, recently awarded Logan County a $68,000 County Courthouse Restoration...

County Unemployment Up To 6.8 Percent

Jul 28, 2015 3:01pm

The unemployment rate in Logan County jumped to 6.8 percent in May, the latest month for which county statistics are available. It was also the highest jobless rate recorded in the county this...

<p><strong>Voice of the Bearcats. </strong>The late Donal Elmore served as the PA announcer for games in Bearcat Stadium for 24 years. The press box was renamed for him last week.</p>

Press Box Named For Elmore

Jul 21, 2015 1:24pm

The Booneville School Board approved a recommendation last week to name the press box at Bearcat Stadium for former public address announcer/teacher Donal Elmore.

Elmore, who passed away in...

<p><strong>Man at work.</strong> A Logan County Road Department employees is busy leveling a fence row Thursday. County employees cleaned out a fence row on one side of Roy Franks Road at the request of the landowner and the benefit of the county, Judge Ray Gack said.</p>

Judge: Nothing Unsusal About Road Work

Jul 21, 2015 1:24pm

Logan County Judge Ray Gack said last week there is nothing unusual about the county road department’s work on Roy Franks Road, west of Booneville.

Specifically, Gack said the work has been...

School Board Member Agrees To Misdemeanor

Jul 21, 2015 1:24pm

Fifteenth Judicial District Judge Jerry Don Ramey approved a misdemeanor judgment against Booneville School Board member William H. “Bill” Oliver Friday morning.

Oliver, 68, had been charged...

Bank Robbery Suspect Found Unfit To Proceed

Jul 21, 2015 1:23pm

The man charged with aggravated robbery in connection with the robbery of the First Western Bank East Branch in Booneville in January has been determined unfit to proceed.

Fifteenth Judicial...

<p><strong>Movie In The Park</strong></p><p>The Booneville Development Corporation/South Logan County Chamber of Commerce held a midweek Movie in the Park presentation of Secondhand Lions last Wednesday. The next movie night at Veteran’s Park is Friday when Star Trek, and Star Trek Into Darkenss will be shown. Admission is free to the events and concession sales are available. For a full schedule visit www.parkmovie.net.</p>

Movie In The Park

Jul 21, 2015 1:23pm

Movie In The Park

The Booneville Development Corporation/South Logan County Chamber of Commerce held a midweek Movie in the Park presentation of Secondhand Lions last Wednesday. The next...

Reappraisal Letter May Be In The Mail

Jul 21, 2015 1:22pm

If are a property owner in Logan County you may want to pay a little closer attention to your annual tax appraisal this year.

Logan County Tax Assessor Shannon Cotton’s office started...

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