Five Hogs garner preseason All-SEC Honors; Burks headlines with First-Team recognition

Five Hogs garner preseason All-SEC Honors; Burks headlines with First-Team recognition

By Oliver Grigg FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Five Arkansas standouts, led by wide receiver Treylon Burks, have picked up preseason All-SEC recognition. Burks was the Hogs’ lone first-team representative, while Ricky Stromberg, Grant Morgan and Jalen Catalon earned second-team honors at center, linebacker and defensive back, respectively. Offensive lineman Myron Cunningham, meanwhile, grabbed third-team recognition. The…

Georgia Mae Hampton

Georgia Mae Hampton

Georgia Mae Hampton was born March 21, 1928 in Vicks, to the late Arthur & Emma Hampton. She was married to the late George Ed Hampton for 48 yrs. Who preceded her in death. To this union 11 children were born. She made her transition Sunday, July 25, 2021 at the Bradley County Medical Hospital.…

Poultry Testing For Fair

Poultry Testing For Fair

All poultry to be entered into the Bradley County Fair must comply with the poultry health regulations by being tested for Pullorum-Typhoid. The Bradley County Agent, John Gavin, will test chickens at the Bradley County Fairgrounds on Tuesday, August 31st, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. No Pullorum-Typhoid testing will be conducted during the Fair. Contact the Bradley…

Warren Ways & Means Committee discusses topics from American Rescue Plan Funds to Water and Sewer

Warren Ways & Means Committee discusses topics from American Rescue Plan Funds to Water and Sewer

Members of the Warren City Council Ways & Means Committee met Tuesday, July 27 to discuss the recently approved sewer bond issue and to start discussing the use of funding the city has received through the American Rescue Plan. Present were Committee Chairperson Dorothy Henderson, Council Member Emily Moseley and Council Member Memory Burks Frazer,…

Governor calls extraordinary session to request legislative action on COVID and unemployment

Governor calls extraordinary session to request legislative action on COVID and unemployment

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson has called members of the 93rd General Assembly into Extraordinary Session to begin at 10 a.m. on August 4 to create an exception to Act 1002 that will give public school boards flexibility to protect those school children who are 11 and younger and not eligible for a vaccine.…

Boost the wildlife potential of your hunting property

Boost the wildlife potential of your hunting property

LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission and its partners in conservation are hosting special workshops throughout the state to help landowners improve the wildlife habitat on their property, Whether your focus is deer, turkey, quail or the many non-game species that depend upon healthy habitat, AGFC biologists want to help. Clint Johnson,…

Fifty-Six Lakers champions of 8th grade division in HoopPlay USA Nationals

Fifty-Six Lakers champions of 8th grade division in HoopPlay USA Nationals

The Fifty-Six Lakers were crowned champions of the 8th grade division in the HoopPlay USA Nationals held in Russellville, AR July 16th-19th. The tournament featured teams from Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Texas. The Lakers went undefeated on their way to becoming the 2021HoopPlay USA Champions. The team includes players from Warren, Wilmar, Monticello…

SEACAC seeking board members for Ashley and Drew County

Southeast Arkansas Community Action Corporation is seeking Board Members for Ashley County and Drew County. The board position for Ashley County would represent as an Elected Official. The board position for Drew County would represent the Low-Income Sector. The purpose of Southeast Arkansas Community Action Corporation is to plan, implement andcoordinate programs which will tend…

SRC writer wins three Arkansas Press Awards

SRC writer wins three Arkansas Press Awards

LITTLE ROCK – A Warren native who contributes feature stories to the Saline River Chronicle, this past weekend, won three separate awards in the Arkansas Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest. Maylon Rice, a native of Warren, former newspaperman at McGehee, Wynne, Bentonville, Little Rock and Fayetteville, who is now retired, won three awards in the…

Rotary District Governor speaks to Warren Rotary Club

Rotary District Governor speaks to Warren Rotary Club

Kathy Carter, the District Governor for Rotary District 6170 that spans over most of western, southwestern, south central, and southeastern Arkansas, was the speaker for the Warren Rotary Club on Tuesday, July 20 in the Fellowship Hall at First United Methodist Church. Carter’s home club is the Arkadelphia Sunrise Rotary Club and she was recently…

Quorum Court votes to eliminate commercial garbage collection in the County/Reconsiders Callum Hospital appointment

Quorum Court votes to eliminate commercial garbage collection in the County/Reconsiders Callum Hospital appointment

During the July 2021 Bradley County Quorum Court meeting conducted July 19, 2021, eight of the nine JP’s were present to conduct business. Several items of routine and new business were acted upon. All reports were reviewed and approved. In a major change in solid waste policy, the court voted to stop collecting class I…