A joint initiative between River Valley Now & Main Street Russellville called the #CommUNITY Campaign is off to a hot start. Along with money raised from the sale of #CommUNITY shirts, mugs, tumblers and decals, several local businesses and individuals have chipped in to push the campaig…

In accordance with the directives and recommendations of the Arkansas Department of Health to limit public interaction, the Pope County Sheriff’s Office announces that as of 12:00 noon on Wednesday, March 18, 2020, the lobby will be closed to walk-in traffic.  The lobby will remain open for …

Upon the recommendations health officials, Danville City Hall will be closed to the public effective immediately. Officials state that they apologize for any inconvenience but also understand it is their duty to do their part to protect the community at this time. Please utilize the drop box…

The Arkansas Tech Career Center congratulates several of their students after competing in competitions this past week. Congratulations to Wyatt Jackson, Arkansas Tech Career Center Welding student, who placed third out of 80 welders on Friday, March 6 after competing in a welding contest he…

Thanks to the efforts of Lieutenant Todd Steffy, City Treasurer Regina Kilgore and Mayor Roger Lee, the Dover Marshal's Office recently received a Rural Community Grant for the purchase of new police vehicles.  According to Chief Dalrymple, "This grant provided the much needed funds to updat…

On February 20th, pet lovers everywhere observe National Love Your Pet Day.  This holiday focuses on giving extra attention to our pets and its purpose is to encourage pet owners to spend some time with their pets and show them the love and affection they deserve. Today you are encouraged to…

In a recent release, officials with the Russellville School District addressed actions taken by the school board concerning a social media threat after a conversation was discovered on Saturday, January 11, 2020. The RSD press release states the following.

Small business support, community collaboration, and food education emerged as the top priorities in the Local Foods Local Places Community Action Plan released by the Environmental Protection Agency. This Action Plan was created with input from a diverse group of citizens who convened in Ci…

The 2020 Polar Plunge was held on Saturday, February 1st at Lake Dardanelle State Park in Russellville. The Polar Plunge® is a fundraiser in which individuals and teams take the plunge into various bodies of water, typically cold water to raise money and awareness for Special Olympics Arkans…