The University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana will hold a four-series grant writing course from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, October 4, 11, 18, and 25.
Across the many picnics, potlucks and cookouts of football season, it can be difficult to find healthy recipes that still deliver on flavor and texture. For a delicious, nutrient-rich side dish that may become the star of the meal, go west with this recipe for “cowboy caviar.”
No matter the score, football season brings plenty of opportunities to enjoy tailgating and outdoor fun with family and friends. To make the most of game day, be sure to follow food safety guidelines by keeping and cooking meat at the proper temperatures.
“Old School Days: Memories of Early Education in Columbia County” is the newest artifact exhibit at the South Arkansas Heritage Museum, 317 W. Main.
SAU+AmeriCorps VISTA and local firefighters, in partnership with Red Cross and EngageAR, are installing free smoke alarms in Magnolia and surrounding communities.
The Rankin College of Business at Southern Arkansas University will sponsor its annual Light for the Fight ceremony at 6 p.m. Monday, October 3 by the Blanchard Hall Fountain.
The Farmers Bank Foundation recently donated $10,000 to the Magnolia Fire Department to go toward the purchase of new life-saving vehicle extraction equipment.
The Arkansas Department of Agriculture has extended the deadline to apply for the Homegrown by Heroes scholarship. The scholarship provides $1,000 to military veterans and active military personnel to attend the Farm School at the Center for Arkansas Farm and Food in Fayetteville.
A mental health awareness forum, sponsored by the United Community Organization, will be held 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, September 17 at the Magnolia Middle School Cafeteria.
The Dollar General Literacy Foundation (DGLF) announced plans to award more than $3 million in grants to support more than 420,000 students attending nearly 800 schools, libraries and nonprofit organizations.
Hundreds of volunteers from across the state will commemorate the 9/11 attacks by joining in patriotic acts of volunteer service as part of the September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance, commonly known as 9/11 Day.
Two South Arkansas natives will be among people honors when the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame (ABHOF) return to its in-person induction ceremony and variety show.
Boys and girls in kindergarten through fifth grade have been invited to learn more about Scouting during a meeting 6-7 p.m. Thursday at East Side Elementary School.
Much of what Debra Martin has seen as executive director of Compassion’s Foundation’s Domestic Violence Shelter has not been pleasant.
The Columbia County Animal Protection Society will give away five free spay/neuter vouchers from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today at the CCAPS shelter.
Southern Christian Mission has met its goal to replace the 24 beds in the men’s area of its shelter for the homeless at 515 W. Monroe in Magnolia.
A new collaboration between the National Agricultural Law Center and Arkansas 4-H will enable students to explore potential law careers in food, agriculture and the environment.
South Arkansas Heritage Museum must replace one of its two existing central heating and air conditioning units, and has begun a GoFundMe campaign to reach a $7,500 goal.
Southern Christian Mission, 515 W. Monroe in Magnolia, has begun a campaign to replace the 24 beds in the homeless shelter.
For Arkansans who live in communities with limited access to food, creating a nutritious, fresh meal on a budget can be a challenge. Arkansas 4-H youth are practicing this important life skill through the program’s Healthy Living Project, and they put their cooking chops to the test at the A…
Years of detailed project work, community service and leadership efforts have paid off for 32 4-H members in the form of college scholarships.
Arkansas Children’s has announced that its Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals fundraising campaign with Walmart and Sam’s Club raised more than $1 million.
“Cram the Bus,” the annual school supply campaign of the Magnolia Junior Charity League, will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Walmart parking lot.
A new Cooperative Extension Service project is seeking to improve the health of rural counties by recruiting local volunteers, who will receive training and deliver extension health programming to their communities.
USDA commodities will be distributed starting at 9 a.m. on Thursday, August 18 and Friday, August 19 at The Hospitality House, 100 Meadowbrook Lane in Magnolia.
Some of them bark sharply, impatiently to get noticed, while others shyly watch from the corner of their pen, too frightened from past experiences with people to trust them even through bars.
The Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) Division of Children and Family Services (DCFS) honored 10 families – one from each of its service areas – at its annual Foster Parents of the Year banquet on Friday.
Professional tax preparers and anyone interested in advanced income tax preparation can learn about the latest tax code updates and what’s in store for the 2023 tax season by attending the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture's Income Tax School.
Magnolia’s Abilities Unlimited clients are getting help in two direct ways thanks to donations made Thursday by both Leadership Magnolia members and Cadence Bank Foundation representatives.
When it comes to mental health, most people are not trained how to respond to situations that are crisis or non-crisis situations. Mental health concerns across Arkansas and the United States are at an all-time high.
Harbor House Inc. Prevention Programs will hold its Annual Region 10 Conference from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, August 20 at the Arkansas Convention Center in TexARKana.