The 2019 River Valley Annual Pee Wee Football Mini Camp will NOW begin Monday, July 8th at the Pottsville City Park (Pottsville Flag Football Field) and will be held Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The mini camp is free for grades K-7.

If you or anyone you know has been displaced by the catastrophic flooding in the River Valley, the Dardanelle Community Center is open and has partnered with the American Red Cross to provide an Emergency Evacuation Shelter. They can provide you with shelter, food, a bed, clean water, and ar…

As emergency management agencies, businesses and River Valley residents continue their efforts to prepare for the anticipated flood, the Arkansas River continues to rise. Since 10 a.m. Monday morning, May 27th, the river has risen from 41.4 feet to over 43.4 feet and the rising water is not …

Hard Rock Arkansas has expressed interest in placing gaming, dining and entertainment venues in Pope County and would like community input on which types of entertainment and restaurant options, as well as tourist attractions local residents would like to see included. 

Throughout this school year, students in the Financial Planning and Wealth Management Course at Russellville High School participated in a Classroom Economy simulation. Students had specific jobs within their groups and have been earning money and paying bills, while keeping an updated check…

There are many health benefits of owning a pet. They can increase opportunities to exercise, get outside, and socialize. Regular walking or playing with pets can decrease blood pressure, cholesterol levels, and triglyceride levels.  Pets can help manage loneliness and depression by giving us…

The inaugural Rotary Club of Russellville "Zero K" is set for June 7 in beautiful Downtown Russellville. Race registration for "runners" ($25) and their pooches ($5) will begin at 5 p.m. on "B" Street near Denver, while face painting and bump & jump areas will also be set up adjacent to …

From 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 4, nine squad cars were packed full of donations during the Wives of Armor 2nd Annual "Stuff the Squad Car" event benefiting women and children at Choices Pregnancy Center and Samaritan Outreach Battered Women’s Shelter. The event was held at the Russel…

The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office and Detention Center have been very busy since Sheriff Stephens took office on January 1, 2019. Having just finished our first quarter, we wanted to share some of the changes and statistics with you and be as transparent as possible.