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Friday, May 29, 2015
Note: Regular, ongoing meetings are listed in the section below specific date events, and that section is updated frequently. Many ongoing meetings have special speakers/events; be sure to check that section. MAY 27 Senior...
Pet of the Week
Amy is this week's pet of the week. This very pretty, medium-sized, short-haired, grey and white, 8-week-old kitten just needs a little attention to bring her out of her shell. She likes to be petted and prefers a quiet place. Amy would do best as a single loving pet. ...
Documents shed light on Bishop firing (05/27/15)
Almost three months after Mike Bishop was fired as president and chief executive officer of the Greater Eureka Springs Chamber of Commerce, the chamber's leadership remains mostly silent about the details of Bishop's dismissal. Bishop also has declined to comment...
Public Service Commission strikes STO surreply from record in SWEPCO case (05/27/15)
The Arkansas Public Service Commission issued an order May 20, striking a submission by Save the Ozarks from the official record in its long-running dispute with Southwestern Electric Power Co. The May 20 order removes from the official record a surreply filed by STO in response to a previous filing by SWEPCO and others. ...
No English? No problem Palacios Romero honored at ES awards ceremony (05/27/15)
Four years ago, Juan Luis Palacios Romero could not speak or understand English. Friday morning, he received numerous scholarships at Eureka Springs High School's senior awards ceremony and graduated from the school later that day. Palacios Romero recalled his first few months at the school, saying he came to Eureka Springs in the ninth grade."...
Celebrate Eureka Springs Trails (05/27/15)
The Eureka Springs Trails Committee will be hosting a National Trails Day event to celebrate Eureka Springs Trails Saturday, June 6. The day kicks off at 9 a.m. with a guided hike at Black Bass Lake. Meet members of the Trails Committee at the foot of the dam. Hikers are encouraged to wear sturdy shoes and bring water and bug spray...
ES board wants more information on repairs (05/27/15)
The Eureka Springs School Board opted to wait for further information before choosing a contractor for a roof project Thursday night. Superintendent David Kellogg explained that recent hail storms have damaged the main gym's roof in the old high school building. After presenting three bids to the board, Kellogg was asked how much he knows about each contractor's performance...
What do YOU think? Citizen Opinion by Cindy Worley
What is your favorite outdoor activity in Eureka Springs?
Walking around and people watching. (Not stalking)
I enjoy watching my wife shop and watching people.
Shopping and seeing historical buildings.
I love walking around and seeing the shops and sitting in Basin Park.
Walking around and going to see live music at the bars.
Walking around, sitting and enjoying the surroundings.
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