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Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013
Pet of the Week
Tootsie is a beautiful petite, long haired tortie who came to the shelter in February along with two siblings She was born to be a lap cat. Her favorite activities include lounging in the sun and being lavished with attention. She has been spayed, is current on all of her vaccinations and can be adopted for half the usual fee.For more information, call the Good Shepherd Humane Society Animal Shelter at 479-253-9188 or stop by the shelter on Highway 62 East in Eureka Springs. ...
CAPC hones funding guidelines for events (12/05/13)
Members of the City Advertising and Promotion Commission discussed clamping down on costs and refining its mission at a workshop on Nov. 27. One proposal under discussion: that all bills for advertising be paid directly by the CAPC, not submitted by the local business owner after the fact. ...
Grassy Knob fire tanker totaled in accident (12/05/13)
The Grassy Knob Volunteer Fire Department lost a water tanker on Tuesday when it crashed down a 600-foot ravine near Beaver Lake, totaling the vehicle. Grassy Knob Fire Chief Bob McVey was heading to Springfield, Mo., early Tuesday morning to take the 3,000-gallon water tanker in for repairs to its pump when a light buzzed indicating the air pressure was low...
WCCAD to hear updates on expanding board to five members (12/05/13)
EUREKA SPRINGS -- The Western Carroll County Ambulance District will hear updates on changing from a three-member to a five-member board at its next meeting Dec. 10. Per the approval of Act 1172 this year, ambulance service districts can now have either a three-member or five-member board, as well as fund ancillary services, such as Emergency Medical Responders. ...
Hospital Guild holds annual holiday lunch (12/05/13)
The Eureka Springs Hospital Guild held their annual holiday luncheon Tuesday at the Inn of the Ozarks. The Holiday Island Singers, directed by Carol Morrison, provided entertainment, singing selections from their upcoming concerts on Dec. 14 and 15. The singers were accompanied by Diana Brown on the piano. Vickie Vanderhorn was soloist...
Notes on a New Festival: Organizer reports on what Great Ozarkan Beard Off raised, what we learned (12/05/13)
On Monday morning, not well rested the day after the festival, I got the first question asking how much we'd made (from a regional reporter) which has since been frequently repeated. I also got another question I wasn't yet prepared to answer: "what have you learned?"...
Citizen of the Week
Citizens of the Week: Michelle McDonald and Angelique
The Citizens of the Week, Michelle McDonald and Angelique, have been nominated by Dee Dee Marcum of Emerald Forest. Michelle and Angelique are both regulars about town, especially late as they've been dressed in Victorian-period Christmas attire, adding charm and grace to our quaint little downtown. ...
What do YOU think?
When will you put up your holiday decorations?
Never. It's too much work. I enjoy seeing everyone else's decorations
"Music Director Thorncrown Chapel"
Probably Saturday. I'll be putting up a lot of lights outside with a small tree inside.
I've got mine up already, at home and at work!
I put up my new Pink Christmas tree on Monday. It's full of Angels.
"Mommy's Little Helper"
We're getting a real tree and I will help Mommy decorate it then.
I'm putting up outside lights today, a snow village inside tomorrow and a real tree on the 14th.
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