The Madison County Fair next week will have more show animals than ever before, according to Madison County Fair Board President Greg Taylor.
A Farmington man was sentenced to 30 years in the Arkansas Department of Correction after pleading guilty last week to two counts of sexual assault in the first degree.
The Madison County Quorum Court on Monday voted to amend the county’s subdivision ordinance, but tabled further discussion about individual sewage disposal systems.
Students returned to their classrooms for the 2019-20 school year last week, and Huntsville officials said there’s been a fairly large increase in enrollment already.
Rick Fox and Mena Thomas were named the winners of 407 Dance Company’s annual “Dancing with the Stars” event last Friday. The event is held annually to raise money for dance scholarships, and features local community members paired with the business’ dancers. Look for more photos from the ev…
The Huntsville School District and the Northark Adult Education Program are offering parents a chance to learn alongside their children.
Students and parents enter the halls at the Kingston campus Tuesday morning. The campus was the first in the county to return students to the classroom for the fall semester. Students in Huntsville and St. Paul were scheduled to return to school on Wednesday. For coverage from the first day …
The Huntsville Area Chamber of Commerce and participating local businesses welcomed Huntsville School District faculty and staff back for the 2019-20 school year last Wednesday, Aug. 7, during the chamber’s annual teacher’s fair. Students return to school this Wednesday, Aug. 14.
Madison County Clerk Tamitha Blocker informed the county election commission last week that new voting equipment should arrive sometime in October, just before the filing period begins for next year’s election.
The Huntsville School Board voted on Monday to allow Superintendent Dennis Fisher to pursue talks toward the purchase of a lot adjacent to the St. Paul School.
The Huntsville City Council on Monday chose for the second time in as many months not to approve a possible grant application for a splash pad to be located behind the Basham building.
The Huntsville Water Commission last Thursday selected water operator Sean Davis – a city employee since 2005 – to take over when Director Larry Garrett retires next year.
A Fayetteville man who holds a license for a third liquor store in Madison County has not applied for a third “inactive” status or an additional extension with the state’s Alcoholic Beverage Control Board.
A former employee of Kings River Country Store pleaded guilty last week to stealing lottery tickets from the store and cashing them, according to documents filed in Madison County Circuit Court.
Owner Morgan Young cuts the ribbon at War Eagle Gypsy, located at 101 E. War Eagle Ave., on Polk Square during the business’s open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony last Friday. Holding the ribbon from the Huntsville Chamber of Commerce are Amy Olic (left) and Jasmine Thompson.
The Madison County Quorum Court met in a special session on Monday to discuss subdivision regulations and how to curb often unsightly and unsafe buildings in the county.
Madison County elections are officially headed toward vote centers after the Arkansas Secretary of State’s Office released funds last week to go toward the purchasing of new voting equipment for counties still using outdated systems.
An Elkins man will serve six months in jail for his role in a 2017 wreck that led to the death of a Hindsville woman, according to documents filed recently in the Huntsville District Court.
Dillon Young’s world got turned upside down during the Madison County Rodeo Saturday night. Young, of Garland, Kan., was a participant in the rodeo’s annual bareback bronc competition. For more coverage from the rodeo, see pages 2B-5B in this week's paper.
The Huntsville Planning Commission on Monday discussed building permits and how to educate contractors on state required best practices plans.
The Huntsville Water Commission planned to interview two applicants on Wednesday who have applied to take over when Director Larry Garrett retires next year.
For teachers, summer is generally a time to recharge, to take a couple months away from the classroom and plan for the next school year. But for the staff of the Huntsville School District’s technology department, summer is the busiest time of the year.
Mike Ingram tries to rope a steer during the Madison County Ranch Rodeo’s tournament-style mugging event Saturday evening. Ingram’s teammates were Kenny Usrey and Spencer Cline. For more photos from the event, see pages 8A-9A in this week's paper.
ELKINS – The Elkins City Council last Thursday agreed to hear an ordinance next month to adjust water and sewer tap fees on new construction projects.
While terms like branch, ward, stake and bishop may seem unrelated and unfamiliar to most people, they have special significance to members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
A team studying the U.S. 412 Corridor – including the Huntsville area – could present its findings by the end of this year, according to Danny Straessle, public information officer with the Arkansas Department of Transportation.
A plan proposed by the Fourth Judicial District of Arkansas would split up the case load of juvenile cases between the Division 3 judge and a newly-created judge position, if approved by the Arkansas Supreme Court.
The Huntsville School Board voted last Thursday in favor of the recommended 2019-20 handbooks, which had omitted a previous proposal to reduce the number of graduating valedictorians to a single student.