Slow supply chains are keeping the pace of COVID-19 vaccinations in Columbia County at a crawl. Read more
- Everything's in place to deliver more COVID-19 vaccines in Columbia County -- except for the vaccines, pharmacist says
- Cordelia Street residence hit by fire
- Arkansas Farm Bureau Foundation elevates SAU grad Matt Jackson
- Commercial Metals reports lower first quarter earnings and sales
- Jalen Brooks GAC Player of the Week
Slow supply chains are keeping the pace of COVID-19 vaccinations in Columbia County at a crawl.
Matt Jackson, 37, a Southern Arkansas University graduate has been promoted to director of Education and Outreach for the Arkansas Farm Bureau Federation’s Organization and Member Programs.
The following people have recently been booked into the custody of the Columbia County Justice and Detention Facility on Rawhide Road in Magnolia. All of the following people are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law. Not listed are people serving brief commitments or state …
COVID-19 infection information for seven South Arkansas counties and three North Louisiana parishes from respective state health departments. The following figures for COVID-19 virus cases are current through 6 p.m. Monday.
Dr. Lonnie Williams has become vice chancellor for diversity and community engagement at Arkansas State University, Chancellor Kelly Damphousse announced.
The Arkansas Department of Agriculture has named 52 schools across Arkansas approved for funding through the Arkansas School Garden Grant Program. Each of the schools will receive a $500 grant to be used for starting or expanding gardens on school grounds.
Superintendent John Ward told the Magnolia School Board this week that the district will receive Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) II funding as part of COVID-19 relief legislation.
Columbia County and foreign students were among those receiving undergraduate and graduate degrees at Southern Arkansas University's Fall Commencement ceremony held on Saturday, November 21, 2020.
Following on the success of 2020’s Virtual Mulerider Kids College (MKC) and Mulerider Teen College (MTC) at Southern Arkansas University, plans are under way for the 2021 camps to be held in-person on the SAU campus.
Zachariah D. Porchia, 15, of Camden, passed away Saturday, Jan…
Marjorie Louise Johnson, 97, of Chilton, IL, formerly Richmond…
Benjamin E. Wright, 55, of Magnolia passed away Saturday, Janu…
Roy Morris Keith, 78, of the Sharman community near Taylor, pa…
Mary Evelyn Jameson, 88, of Magnolia passed away Thursday, Jan…
Lori Suzanne (Lee) Bryant, 46, of Magnolia passed away on Wedn…
Fred Oliver “Jake” Gillard, 79, of Lewisville passed away Tues…
School’s out, the holiday season is officially here, and everyone in Columbia County is looking for things they can safely do together during the pandemic.
"A Christmas Carol ... A Radio Play" will be performed on stage at 7 p.m. Friday and 2 p.m. Saturday by the South Arkansas Arts Center of El Dorado Drama Club.
Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs is ushering in the new season with a daytime winter festival that opened last month, as well as a Holiday High Tea.
Wednesday was a dark day in American political history, but it also was somewhat liberating for Arkansas’ congressional delegation.
Jane Hammond recently presented a copy of her book, “Mount Vernon: Yesteryear and Beyond” to the genealogy department of Columbia County Library.
As COVID-19 vaccine distribution begins, the Arkansas Senior Medicare Patrol has shared warnings from federal agencies about several emerging fraud schemes related to COVID-19 vaccines.
Following the Great American Conference's first three-game week of the 2021 season, the league announced its player of the week honors with Southern Arkansas men's basketball player Jalen Brooks earning the award for the second time in his career.
In an effort to minimize the spread of COVID-19, officials at South Arkansas Community College in El Dorado have elected to hold this season’s men’s and women’s home basketball games without fans in attendance.
The Arkansas Economic Development Commission Division of Rural Services has awarded grants totaling $536,401.58 to promote wildlife education and improve school conservation programs to 150 schools, school districts, and conservation districts in 65 Arkansas counties.
Consistent with COVID-19 protocols the Henderson State women’s basketball program will not be able to play in their next five conference games, and Saturday’s Southern Arkansas at Harding women’s game has been postponed.
MONTICELLO – Until a recent spate of rain and even some snowfall early this week, the lake bed and shoreline of Lake Monticello was being prepared for the day when the lake can refill and become a leading Arkansas fishery again.
With more than a month left in Arkansas’s archery deer season, hunters have checked 214,022 deer during the 2020-21 deer hunting season. That’s more deer than any season since the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission began keeping harvest records in 1938.