Traffic Fatality in Jackson County
A Newark man died in a two vehicle collision Sunday afternoon on highway 17 North of Diaz in Jackson County.....More

Masters of Soul, 7 Bridges and A Christmas Carol Complete ASUN’s Patron Series Lineup
The Arkansas State University-Newport 2014-15 Patron Series gets underway Oct. 25 when 7 Bridges – The Ultimate Eagles
Experience brings a tribute to The Eagles to the stage at the ASUN Center for the Arts......More

Independent Candidates for Jackson County
(thru 8-15-14)

Tuckerman and Beedeville Awarded Grant Funds
The Arkansas Economic Development Commission (AEDC) has awarded $1,395,002 in Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) to eight Arkansas communities....More

Programs at Jacksonport State Park
Enjoy your stay at Jacksonport State Park by attending a few of our scheduled activities.  Discover the many wonderfully diverse qualities of Jacksonport by bringing your family, friends and yourself to any of our programs....More

6th Annual Newport Alumni Hall of Fame Banquet
The 6th Annual Newport Alumni Hall of Fame Banquet will be held on Thursday, Aug. 28 beginning at 6 p.m. at the
Newport Country Club.....More

Rental Housing Needed
We are experiencing a high number of requests for rental housing in the Newport area.....More

New Newport Stores Seeking Employees
Two companies, Tractor Supply and Goodwill, are seeking employees for their new stores to open soon in Newport......More


A Blood Drive will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the ASU-Newport Student/Community Center.
The Jackson County Book Nook, located directly behind Umsted Methodist Church on McLain St., is open each Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. They offer a wide range of books for all ages. Friends of the Jackson County Library operate the Book Nook and all proceeds go to help with programs and needs of the library.
NEED PRAYER"- Hot-Line 870-503-1482 / Available 24/7
Mountain Top Believers Church

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