House fire in Banks leaves one family in need, donations requested

House fire in Banks leaves one family in need, donations requested

According to Banks town officials, the Banks Volunteer Fire Department responded to a structure fire during the storms Tuesday evening. “The home was a total loss.” The residents were able to escape the blaze, but lost everything. They are requesting assistance from the community to help the family get back on their feet. Items needed…

Weekly Column from the Arkansas House of Representatives 10-29-21

Weekly Column from the Arkansas House of Representatives 10-29-21

According to the American Diabetes Association, approximately 363,781 people in Arkansas, or 14.8% of the adult population, have diabetes. Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death in the United States and the number one cause of kidney failure, lower-limb amputations, and adult blindness. In the last 20 years, the number of adults nationwide diagnosed…

SEARK College holding open house in Kingsland Thursday evening

SEARK College holding open house in Kingsland Thursday evening

SEARK College will host an Open House event Thursday, October 14, 2021 at the Kingsland, Arkansas Auditorium from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The event is open to any of the public interested in admissions to SEARK College. Programs of study that will be discussed include intro to computers, nursing assistants(CNA) program, adult education classes,…