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Friday, Dec. 13, 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. ...
Four Nights with the Dogs: Shelter manager camps out at work (12/12/13)
Most people stayed home once sleet started falling in Carroll County on Thursday, and remained home after eight inches of snow fell on Friday. Janice Durbin spent four days and four nights in the Good Shepherd Humane Society Shelter. But she wasn't lonely...
Hard at work: Road crews, safety officials put in long hours through frozen weekend (12/12/13)
Police, firefighters, emergency medical technicians, road crews and electricians have continued providing their much-needed services to Eureka Springs residents this past week -- regardless of what is happening with the weather. While many associate snow days with a sort of isolated vacation time off work, others view it as a time when their expertise is most needed. ...
Private weather stations keep local residents informed (12/12/13)
Weather-watchers in western Carroll County who want up-to-the minute local weather data are out of luck, as the closest National Weather Service reporting station is in Rogers, said Eureka Springs weather observer Arthur Lau-Sed. "We're in a data-sparse area," he said...
Parade of Lights marches Monday as many holiday events are rescheduled due to snow (12/12/13)
One of my strongest visual memories from childhood is holding a big, round, long-playing record in my small hands, and looking down and reading at the label: "The Platters." It was one of the records that belonged to my parents, and was kept beneath the turntable in the tall cabinet that filled one corner of our living room on Rainbow Drive in north Memphis...
Calendar of Events Dec. 12, 2013 (12/12/13)
The Eureka Springs Carnegie Library's Snow Train Village display at the Annex building will be open every Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. through Dec. 20. The display will also be open on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. ...
Citizen of the Week
Citizens of the Week: Fatime & Latigo Treuer
Siblings Fatima and Latigo Treuer of the Cathouse Lounge / Pied Piper Pub are this week's Citizens of the Week, because of their recent work to organize and host the pre-Thanksgiving Fill The Limo fundraiser and food drive, in conjunction with a new effort called Back Our Kids that aims to fill backpacks with food for needy kids to eat when they're not in school. ...
What do YOU think?
Were you snowed in? How many days? What did you do to pass the time?
What's a snow day? I've worked the whole time!
Yes. 6 days. Painting pictures and playing in the snow with my Aunt Jessi.
Yes. 6 days. Playing cards, watching "Finding Nemo" and snuggling together with my Aunt Jessi.
"New Kid in Town"
Yes. 4 days. I watched TV.
No. I walked to our shop every day.
"Vapor Juice Guy"
No. I walked to my new shop, Elite Vapors, every day!
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