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Fall Armyworms Reported in South Arkansas

Fall Armyworms are being reported in South Arkansas pastures and crops. That’s according to a report from Jerri Lephiew in the Columbia County Extension Office. The report says that this is the time of year we begin seeing levels which require action. Producers are encouraged to diligently scout their pastures and hayfields for Fall Armyworms.

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Blood Drive at MRMC Thursday

LifeShare Blood Centers will have a blood drive from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday at Magnolia Regional Medical Center. All donors will receive a free t-shirt. LifeShare is the sole supplier of blood products for Magnolia Regional Medical Center.

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Sparks in the Park- July 3rd

Magnolia’s 4th of July celebration happens again this year on the 3rd of July. Sparks in the Park begins at 6:30 p.m. Sunday at East Side Park. There will be free hot dogs and water for the first 500 people. There will also be vendors selling other food and drinks, including sno-cones, ice cream and barbecue; a children’s area; music from

‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ Campaign

Arkansas law enforcement officers will be out in full force this July 4th holiday cracking down on drunk drivers. Colonel Bill Bryant is the Arkansas State Police Director and Governor’s Highway Safety Representative; he said, “Don’t even think about drinking and driving this Fourth of July, or you risk being arrested.” Bryant added that

Magnolia City Council Meeting

The Magnolia City Council meets at 5:00 p.m. Monday in the City Council chambers. The Council will hear the Street Committee report from alderman Jamie Waller. They will consider a resolution renaming the airfield at Magnolia Airport. There will also be three appointments to the Airport Commission. Aldermen will consider three ordinances, two

Upcoming Events

  1. Emerson Farmers Market Thursdays From 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM

    June 2 @ 3:00 pm - July 31 @ 6:00 pm
  2. Summer Feeding Program

    June 6 @ 8:00 am - July 28 @ 12:00 pm
  3. Summer Meal Program at Emerson

    June 6 @ 10:30 am - August 4 @ 11:30 am
  4. INDEPENDENCE DAY WEEKEND CELEBRATION

    July 1 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Country Music News

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How Country Artists are Living it Up this Summer

Summer is the time for traveling, adventures and relaxation. “Luke Bryan is one of the many stars who enjoy getting out on the lake, though he seems to prefer catching fish (sometimes with Dierks Bentley and Jason Aldean!) to Jake Owen‘s wake surfing. Maddie & Tae‘s Maddie Marlow, Canaan Smith and Kelsea Ballerini, on the other