Warren Woman’s Club and City of Warren proclaim October Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Warren Woman’s Club and City of Warren proclaim October Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Mayor Denisa Pennington has issued a proclamation designating October 2021 as Domestic Violence Awareness Month in the City of Warren. This is done in conjunction with the GFWC Warren Woman’s Club. The Woman’s Club advocates on behalf of victims of domestic violence yearly. They strive to make victims aware of helpfor all victims. The Woman’s…

Southeast Arkansas is orange

Southeast Arkansas is orange

Lumberjacks handily beat Monticello in Union Bank and Trust Saline River Shootout Rivalry game Balance has been restored to the universe, as the Warren Lumberjacks took down the Monticello Billies in the Union Bank and Trust Saline River Shootout rivalry game Friday night, October 22, 2021 by the resounding final of 41-6. It’s been 364…

2020 Census numbers show loss in population for most of South Arkansas

2020 Census numbers show loss in population for most of South Arkansas

A recent copy of “City and Town” magazine, a publication of the Arkansas Municipal League has listed the 2020 populations of the 500 municipalities of Arkansas, showing Warren’s recorded population as 5,453. This information is provided by the United States Census Bureau. The numbers show the total population of Arkansas at 3,011,534, with 66.5 percent…

Warren Band receives top score at regional competition

Warren Band receives top score at regional competition

The Warren High School Lumberjack Marching Band recently competed in the Region 3 marching competition held at Hamburg High School Tuesday, October 19, 2021, receiving a score of 1, the best possible score. The WHS Marching Band is under the direction of Kevin D. Dunn, Bobby Hagler, and Logan Corrigan. The Bands program was titled…

Hermitage Beta Club team presents Rotary program

Hermitage Beta Club team presents Rotary program

The program for the Rotary Club of Warren on Tuesday, Oct. 19 inside the Fellowship Hall at First United Methodist Church was the Hermitage Beta Club Team. The group of students were the program for Rotarian Dr. Tracy Tucker, Superintendent for Hermitage School District. The students included Easton Parker, Rodrigo Matamoros, Aislin England, and Sayra…

Warren Mayor Denisa Pennington signs proclamation declaring Chamber of Commerce week

Warren Mayor Denisa Pennington signs proclamation declaring Chamber of Commerce week

Bradley County Chamber of Commerce board of directors met Monday at Bradley County Economic Development Corp. and discussed preparations for its upcoming year. The board meets on the second Monday of each month but met late this month due to the Columbus Day holiday. Five new board members are elected each year for a three-year…

Warren parent-teacher conference coming next week

Warren parent-teacher conference coming next week

Eastside Elementary and Brunson Elementary Parent Teacher Conferences will be held on October 25 from 3:00-7:00. Parent teacher conferences will be in-person unless the parent requests a virtual or phone conference. Warren Middle School, Warren High School, SEACBEC and ABC Parent Teacher Conferences will be held on October 26 from 3:00-7:00. Parent teacher conferences will…

Senior, Scholar Athlete, and Pink Out Night all to be part of Warren vs. Monticello game Friday

Senior, Scholar Athlete, and Pink Out Night all to be part of Warren vs. Monticello game Friday

The Union Bank and Trust Saline River Shootout is set for Friday night, October 22, 2021 at Jim Hurley, Jr. Stadium between the Warren Lumberjacks and the Monticello Billies. Friday night’s game will also serve as Senior and Scholar Athlete Night at Warren, the game in which each senior and scholar athlete is recognized prior…

Bond denied for Antario Gilbert who is charged with Capital Murder in the death of Shaun Ingram

Bond denied for Antario Gilbert who is charged with Capital Murder in the death of Shaun Ingram

Monday, October 18, 2021 a First Judicial Appearance was conducted by Judge Bruce Anderson on Antario Gilbert for the charge of Capital Murder. During the First Appearance, Gilbert was denied bond due to the charge in which was upgraded from Murder 1st to Capital Murder after Sgt. Tim Nichols met with Prosecutor Thomas Deen to…

Mayor Pennington announces two new City of Warren hires

Mayor Pennington announces two new City of Warren hires

During the Warren City Council meeting held Tuesday, October 12, Mayor Pennington announced two new hires for the City. She stated that Karla Mendez will serve as assistant Treasurer, working for elected city Treasurer Robert Milton. She also reported that she has hired Monty Hearnsberger as Street Foreman. Current Foreman Ricky Joe Davis has retired.…

Keller Bigham crowned 2021 WHS Homecoming Queen

Keller Bigham crowned 2021 WHS Homecoming Queen

Keller Bigham was crowned the 2021 Warren High School Homecoming Queen Friday, October 15, 2021 during a ceremony at Jim Hurley, Jr. Stadium on the WHS campus. Keller’s Royal Court included senior maids Jacey Ashcraft, Tyairean Bass, Ashlyn Broughton, Annie Figueroa, Jayden Grider, Leah Wolfe, Luci Woodard, and Mylesha Yao. Queen Keller and her Royal…