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Basketball Action

Henderson State University defeated SAU in men’s and women’s basketball action Thursday in Arkadelphia. In the women’s game, the Lady Reddies beat the Lady Muleriders 81 to 70. SAU was led by Anna Djedjemel (Juh-Juh-Mel) with 21 points. Kimberly Crown had 20 points and 12 rebounds. The Lady Muleriders fell to 1 and 6 in the Great American

Columbia County Courthouse
Building Committee Meeting

There will be a Building Committee meeting on Thursday the 12th, 5 pm at the Columbia County Courthouse to discuss county buildings.

Magnolia Basketball

It looks like Magnolia High School will be hosting the 5A State Basketball Tournament. Monday, the Arkansas Activities Association released a list of sites bidding for tournaments for all classifications of basketball, spring sports and volleyball. Magnolia High School is the only site listed for the 5A State Basketball Tournament. Nothing is

Columbia County Quorum Court Meeting

The Columbia County Quorum Court met Monday. It was actually three meetings in one. First the Quorum Court had to elect a Justice of the Peace to represent them at the Association of Arkansas Counties; Terry Williams was elected unanimously. Next, the Quorum Court had an organizational meeting; they approved a six-page ordinance establishing the

“Camping with the Cardinals” Moves to MHS Indoor Facility

Southern Arkansas University’s “Camping with the Cardinals” baseball camp Saturday morning has been moved indoors. The camp will take place in the indoor facility at Magnolia High School, next to Panther Stadium. There is just a limited amount of heat in the indoor facility, so children and parents are encouraged to dress appropriately for

Upcoming Events

  1. “How to Read the Bible for All It’s Worth”

    October 9, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - April 30, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
  2. Waldo Rural Fire District Meeting

    January 17 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  3. Drug Task Force Meeting

    January 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  4. Quail Habitat Meeting

    January 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Country Music News

‘Nashville’ fans will enjoy a post-show live chat feature

Fans of tv show ‘Nashville’ will be happy to know that a live chat feature will be available after the show airs on Thursday night. Nashchat will be hosted by super fan Amy Brown. The platform will offer a variety of content such as cast interviews to insider scoops and fan recaps.  ‘Nashville’ Launches New

Nominees for the 2017 Grammy Awards have been announced, what to expect

The names of the nominees for the 2017 Grammy Awards have been revealed. The ceremony will take place on Feb 12th 2017 at the famed Staples Center. Check out a summary of what we can expect from the big show.  What to Expect From the 2017 Grammy Awards Via tasteofcountry.com 01/15/2017 3:00 PM   Editorial credit: DFree

Jason Aldean publishes details on 2017 They Don’t Know tour

Country star Jason Aldean has announced the cities he’ll be hitting on the “They Don’t Know” tour. Jason will hit the road on April 27th visiting 30 cities throughout the US and Canada.  Jason Aldean Announces 2017 They Don’t Know Tour Via tasteofcountry.com 01/13/2017 9:50 AM   Editorial