30, Aug 2014 - Altus, AR Court approves repair of old courthouse clock
A $17,500 grant obtained through Western Arkansas Planning and Development District will help make re pairs to an old Ozark land mark. The courthouse clock, which for many years was wound by hand before later being wired for electricity, should soon return to its early l900s stature.
29, Aug 2014 - Boone, AR Closed Landfill Draws Growing Environmental Concerns
THREE BROTHERS, Ark. -- A closed landfill, along the Missouri and Arkansas border, has some residents concerned about potential environmental threats. The NABORS landfill is owned by the Ozark Mountain Solid Waste District, which is made up of six counties in northern Arkansas: Baxter, Boone, Marion, Searcy, Carroll and Newton. Baxter County Judge Mickey Pendergrass, who sits on the OMSWD board ...