Making Magnolia Blossom Clean-Up Event This Saturday

Making Magnolia Blossom has a Big Splash clean-up event planned for this Saturday morning. The day starts at 8:30 a.m. with check-in and breakfast in the parking lot across from Overstreet Hall at SAU. There’s a pep rally and kick-off at 9:00, and the clean-up begins at 9:15. Equipment and supplies may be returned between 11:30 and noon, and

The Magnolia City Council Met Monday Evening.

The Magnolia City Council met Monday evening. The council approved a resolution to condemn the Cedar Hill Apartments at 900 Jerry Street. The City Council also passed an ordinance extending the closing time for businesses that sell alcohol by the drink from 1 to 2 a.m. As the ordinance was being considered, there was a discussion about Dosie’s

Regular LIHEAP Ends March 30th

CADC will stop accepting applications for the regular Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) on March 30th. But applications for the Crisis LIHEAP intervention program will continue through April 15th or until funds are depleted, whichever comes first. To qualify for Crisis LIHEAP, persons must have a disconnect notice with a

AEC Building Dedication

The new Adult Education Center and Workforce Services building in the business park was dedicated Friday. Governor Asa Hutchinson and many others were on hand. MEDC director Cammie Hambrice said this has been in the works since about 2012, bringing Adult Ed and Workforce Services under the same roof. Daryl Bassett is the director of the Arkansas

SAU Baseball & Softball Results

The SAU baseball team lost 2 of their 3 games at Henderson State. The Reddies won 6-5 Friday night; the Muleriders won Saturday’s first game 12-3, but they lost in the nightcap 4-1. The Muleriders have a non-conference game against LSU-Shreveport at 6 p.m. Tuesday in Magnolia. The SAU softball team was at home against Henderson State, and the

Baseball Muleriders Fall in Series Opener

The SAU baseball team lost 6-5 in 10 innings Friday night at Henderson State University. After a leadoff triple and two intentional walks in the bottom of the 10th inning, the Reddies scored the winning run on a wild pitch. SAU fell to 10 and 6 in the Great American Conference. Henderson improved to 9 and 7 in the conference. The Muleriders and

Lady Muleriders Split Friday Doubleheader

The SAU softball team split a doubleheader with Henderson State Friday in Magnolia. The Lady Muleriders won the first game 2-1, but fell in the nightcap 3-2. SAU’s ladies are 16 and 3 in the GAC; Henderson is 9 and 13. The teams wrap up the series with a doubleheader at 1 o’clock today at the SAU softball field.

Panthers Playing for Tournament Championship

The Magnolia Panthers advanced to the finals of the Magnolia Spring Break Tournament with a 4 to 2 win over Malvern Friday night in Magnolia.  The Panthers are the defending tournament champions. Magnolia received a strong pitching performance from Jay French and another big game hitting from Matt Goodheart in the win.  French went 6

Magnolia Spring Break Baseball Tournament

The Magnolia Panthers won their opening game in the annual Spring Break Tournament 4-2 over Pulaski Robinson Thursday in Magnolia.  With the win, Magnolia improves to 8 and 1 on the season. Matt Goodheart was the winning pitcher for the Panthers.  He went 6 shutout innings for the Panthers,  He allowed only 4 hits and struck out 4 to