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<p>Mayor Doug Kinslow, Joe Manes, Greenwood Street Department Director, and Simon Wiley, from the Arkansas State Highway Transportation Department RE42 discuss the logistics of the Main St. and Town Square street overlay. Using a mix of city and use tax funds to complete the project, the workers performed a depth test to check the sub-grade on the street. ARK-Con workers started the testing last week.</p>

City Begins Main St. Overlay

Aug 27, 2014 4:07am

Mayor Doug Kinslow, Joe Manes, Greenwood Street Department Director, and Simon Wiley, from the Arkansas State Highway Transportation Department RE42 discuss the logistics of the Main St. and Town...

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Road closing at Lake Jack Nolen

Jul 16, 2014 5:06am

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Lake Jack Nolen Chismville Rd boat ramp & access area will be closed on July 21st and 22nd for repaving.

Reminder for Dock Owners: Dock Permits may...

Election 2014: Sebastian County School Board Candidates

Jul 16, 2014 5:06am

The filing period for school board candidates closed at noon on Tuesday, July 8.

The school board election is Sept. 16. Those filing for school boards in Sebastian County are:


<p>Raymond Freitas</p><p>Raymond Freitas</p>

Hackett Man Appears In Federal Court On Child-Porn Charge

Jul 16, 2014 5:06am

A Hackett man pleaded not guilty to receiving and possessing child pornography during a Thursday appearance in U.S. District Court in Fayetteville.

A federal jury indicted Raymond Freitas,...

Greenwood School District Superintendent John Ciesla speaks during a school board meeting Thursday evening, July 10, 2014, as board president Todd Hales listens. PHOTO BY CHAD HUNTER

Greenwood Educators Hear Drug-Testing Report

Jul 16, 2014 5:06am

Fewer Greenwood students were tested for drugs this past school year, but the testing frequency increased, educators were told last Thursday.

The Greenwood School Board was provided a drug-...

<p>Ethan Skaggs</p>

Happy Birthday

Jul 16, 2014 5:05am

Age 12-July 15

Parents: Michael & Rita Skaggs

Grandparents: Wesley & Ruth Skaggs; Harold & Donna Burt of Fort Smith

<p>Sage Taylor Rankin</p>

Happy Birthday

Jul 16, 2014 5:05am

July 13 - Age 14

Parents: Jason & Christy Rankin of Greenwood

Grandparents: Bob & Marilyn Rankin of Greenwood and Richard & Modena Carkhuff of Alma

Mansfield Schools, Mercy Reach Agreement On Wellness Clinic

Jul 16, 2014 5:00am

The Mansfield School Board and Mercy Clinic earlier this month agreed to enter into a three-year lease agreement to continue service at Mansfield’s school-based wellness center.

The School...

<p>PHOTO BY MICHAEL STROMLEY</p><p>The piece of property where the “Welcome to Greenwood” sign and the green caboose sit has been purchased by the City of Greenwood. The purchase is another in the long line of improvements made possible by the Greenwood Parks Commission.</p>

Greenwood Acquiring Caboose, Property

Jul 16, 2014 5:00am

A prominent green caboose along Greenwood’s main street will soon be owned by the city — and red.

Using a $10,000 grant through the Western Arkansas Planning & Development District, the...

<p>Sidney Hayes</p>

Greenwood Man Accused Of Sexual Assault

Jul 16, 2014 4:15am

A Greenwood man accused of forcing himself on a female acquaintance pleaded not guilty to second-degree sexual assault Wednesday in Sebastian County Circuit Court.

Sidney Ray Hayes, 46, is...

<p>SUBMITTED PHOTO</p><p>“Bun” McConnell is pictured in the back row, right, in his WWI uniform. Also included are his brothers Elzie, Coy and Wayne McConnell, the four oldest sons of W.O and Sally McConnell of the Oak Grove community.</p>

Celebration of Fathers at South Sebastian County Historical Society upcoming meeting

Jul 16, 2014 4:06am

Many will fondly recall E. M. (Bun) McConnell and his country store in the community of Cornish. Others have warm memories of Jake Stewart and his pharmacy on the Greenwood Square and none can...

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