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Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014
AUGUST 29 Kingston hosts Music on the Square Friday Music on the Square, the summer music series sponsored by Kingston Community Library and Friends of the Library will feature two groups at 7 p.m. Friday Aug. 29. Emily...
Pet of the Week
"Jake" (No. 93) is a good looking, medium-sized, 5-year-old yellow lab mix. He's very laid-back and mellow, leash-trained, friendly to all and mostly housebroken. Jake has his shots and is neutered and is waiting at the Good Shepherd Animal Shelter for someone to give him a home. ...
ALS challenge version 2.01 (08/27/14)
Rowdy Beaver in Eureka Springs will be participating in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge this Thursday in the Rowdy Beaver Parking Lot at 5:00 p.m. But, they won't be doing like you've seen on TV or Facebook. It's a bit more extreme. Everyone is invited out to watch or join in as Dean Fanning will be dumping the ice water from his front loader onto our bartenders and servers in the parking lot...
The Grandpa of Turpentine Creek (08/27/14)
When John Hollopeter arrives at work, he always takes time to greet everyone by name. He has a cheerful "Good morning" for Flip, who comes waddling out and stands up on his hind legs. Goober comes running when he sees John get out of his car. While others don't get up, they do respond to John's greeting...
New five-member WCCAD board meets, chooses officers (08/27/14)
EUREKA SPRINGS -- The new five-member board of the Western Carroll County Ambulance District met for the first time Tuesday, added a new officer position and elected its officers for the year. Under a change in state legislation last year, ambulance commissions can go from three to five members. In the case of WCCAD, the change allows the Emergency Medical Responders from each of the five Western District fire districts, which oversee their EMRs, to be represented on the board...
If You Brawk Them, Will They Come? ChickenStock Books Country, Rock Stars (08/27/14)
One word: ChickenStock. That was the message Kevin Wright, founder of the Berryville Organic News Facebook group, got from Christine Panas. When Wright asked Panas what she meant, she said she thought the group, whose members hold fundraisers for hometown projects, needed to stage a music festival next year...
Workin' at the car wash ... (08/27/14)
Heat sweltered in Little Switzerland over the weekend with temps rising into triple digits. The lack of precipitation has dried most of the land out and any movement sends dust skyward. People's cars are getting very dirty and grimy; enter the Eureka Springs High School Cheerleaders. ...
Citizen of the Week
Citizen of the Week
Congratulations to our Citizen of the Week, Josh Beyler. Josh was working full time at Harts a few year's ago when friends encouraged him to look into being a firefighter. So, he walked into the fire station across the street to look into it. After a lot of training he has served the last two years on a strictly volunteer basis. ...
What do YOU think?
By David Blankenship
How would you feel about the hospital moving to Holiday Island?
It really doesn't matter. I'm just glad we have a hospital in the area.
Luis "Doc" Contreras
I'm for Holiday Island. Let's go for simple solutions that work.
I'd hate to see the hospital leave Eureka Springs.
"Ivan of the Ozarks"
The most expedient path would be to put the new hospital in Holiday Island.
"Banjo Music Man"
It's fine with me; it's not much of a drive.
I'd like to see it move. It makes more sense.
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