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Choral Dept. Presentation at Junior High

The Magnolia School District Choral Department proudly presents Sounds of Spring featuring The MJHS Concert Women, Concert & Advanced Men, Advanced Women and MHS Concert Choir Mr. Larry Dunn, choral director Mrs. Katy Wright, assistant director Ms. Paula VanMeter, accompanist Thursday, May 2, 2019 MJHS Auditorium 6:30 PM **Concert is FREE

Storms & Heavy Rain Possible Through At Least Thursday

From the National Weather Service Forecast Office in Shreveport, LA: Strong to Severe Thunderstorms will be possible, mainly across portions of the Middle Red River Valley of Northeast Texas, Southeast Oklahoma and Southwest Arkansas late Wednesday into Wednesday Night. Damaging winds and large hail appear to be the main threat across the Slight

Walker PK Teacher of the Year

MARTIN CHOSEN TEACHER OF THE YEAR AT WALKER PK CENTER Brandy Martin was recently chosen as the 2019 Walker Pre-Kindergarten Center Teacher of the Year. Brandy is from Clovis, New Mexico where she graduated from Clovis High School. She attended Southern Arkansas University where she graduated with a BSE in Elementary Education, an MEd in

MJHS Choses Wootton as Teacher of the Year

English instructor, Glenn Wootton, was recently chosen as the 2019 Magnolia Junior High School Teacher of the Year. Glenn is a seventh grade English teacher at Magnolia Junior High School. He was born in Magnolia, but his father joined the Navy soon after he was born. As a result of his father’s military career, Glenn lived in many locations

Magnolia Flushing

Magnolia Utilities is currently doing the  the annual distribution system flushing program. The purpose is to maintain the best water quality as possible and also check the operations of fire hydrants. Flushing of the distribution mains will take place systematically throughout the evening hours of 7pm – 10pm . Magnolia Utilities said it

Scam Alert issued by the City of Magnolia:

SCAM ALERT ISSUED BY THE CITY OF MAGNOLIA: It has come to our attention that the website https://www.doxo.com/info/magnolia-water-system-ar has been scamming Magnolia Water Utility customers by posing as the payment website for the Magnolia Water Utility. It has been accepting payments for water bills while charging the customers a processing

Magnolia School District Art Show

MAGNOLIA SCHOOL DISTRICT ART SHOW Magnolia art students in pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade will present their annual district art show May 2-4 in Panther Arena on the campus of Magnolia High School.  This year’s theme is “Art Wars – The Imagination Awakens.”  The art exhibit will be open on Thursday, May 2 and Friday, May 3 from

Sports Awards Handed Out Monday at SAU

The annual sports awards were handed out Monday night at the Mulespys, the annual sports award show at Southern Arkansas University. The highlight of the evening was the presentation of the Athlete of the Year Awards. The Dr. Margaret Downing Female Athlete of the Year Award went to Elisa Favela of softball, and the Auburn Smith Male Athlete of

Panthers Secure Regional Bid with Victory

PANTHERS SECURE REGIONAL BID WITH VICTORY The Magnolia Panthers secured a spot in the upcoming regional baseball tournament with a 6-3 win over Hamburg Monday in Magnolia. The Panthers remain in a second place tie in the conference with Camden Fairview with one game remaining. The win didn’t come easy for the Panthers. Hamburg, who came