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Mail to: P.O. Box 191, Berryville, AR 72616 Drop off: No. 1 Radio Dr., Berryville, AR 72616
By Phone:870-423-2147 By Fax: 870-423-2146
Community Blood Center of the Ozarks has issued a Code Yellow Alert of all Negative Blood Types. There is currently less than a two-day supply of this type on hospital shelves and donations are needed immediately.
The CBCO will be having the following blood drives:
November 3-Kingston High School-Kingston-1:15 PM to 6:00 PM
November 13 - Blue Eye High School - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
November 20 - Berryville High School - 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM
November 21 - Tyson of Berryville - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
November 21 - Wal-Mart Berryville - 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM
The Berryville Farmer's Market has been extended for one more week and will have it's last sale Saturday, Nov 1st.
New Hope Fellowship wants to say Thank You to all those in our community who helped give canned goods during our Food Drive this past Saturday. We couldn't have done it without you! A lot of families in our community who are in need of food will be receiving your donation at the local Food banks at the Methodist Church and Bethel Baptist Church. Thank you again and may you be greatly blessed for your generous donation!!
The Berryville High School EAST Lab and Berryville Parks & Recreation present the 3rd Annual Spooktacular Boonanza on Thursday, October 30th from 5 to 9 PM at the Berryville High School Old Gym.
Town & Country Bowling Center will be having a Halloween party on Friday, October 31st from 10 PM to 2 AM. This will be a great place to have fun and hang out with friends. Open bowling will be $10 each unlimited. There will also be a costume contest with prizes and activities for the kids while the parents are bowling. For more information call 423-5818
Freeman Heights Baptist Church will be having their Fall Festival on Friday, October 31st from 6-8 pm.
Bring the Kids to Autumn Hills Skilled Nursing & Rehab to trick or treat from 6 - 8 pm Friday, October 31st.
Bed, Bath & Bones in Berryville will be having a Doggie Costume Party from 7 to 8 pm Friday, October 31st.
All About Him - A musical and evangelical awakening and revival will be October, 31st until November 2nd at the Carroll County Fairgrounds. Friday will be their Youth Awakening from 5 to 11 pm with a free youth concert beginning at 7 PM, Saturday morning they will have Intercession Prayer from 7 am to 11 am, Saturday afternoon they will have Family Appreciation from 12 pm to 5 pm wit a free BBQ lunch, Saturday evening will be Family Worship from 6 to 11 pm and Sunday morning fellowship will begin at 9 am. For more information call 870-654-0485
Brighton Ridge Rehab & Skilled Nursing Facility on Hwy 23 South in Eureka Springs will be having Trick or Treating on Friday, October 31st from 4-6 PM
The Stateline cruisers will be hosting trick or treating on the Blue Eye Square from 6 to 9 PM October, 31st. Everyone is welcome to attend.
“Hallelujah Night” at Faith Christian Family Church in Eureka Springs on highway 23 South. Games, candy, hotdogs for children up through 6th grade. 6-8pm on Friday, October 31st.
The United Methodist Church of Green Forest will be having their annual Trunk or Treat celebration in the parking lot of the Church on Friday, October 31 from 4:45 until around 6:45 pm. All children and parents in the area are invited to attend this safe trick or treating option where they can enjoy the treats, fellowship, music, and free hot chocolate. The Green Forest UMC is located at the corner of Hwy 62 and Springfield, directly across from the Exxon. If you have any questions, please call the church office at 870-438-6122.
Trunk or Treat at Berryville United Methodist Church next to Williams Shopping Center Friday, October 31st5-7pm
Living Faith Church located 3 miles North of the fairgrounds on Hwy 221 N, will be having their Fall Festival on Friday, October 31st from 6 to 8 PM. There will be food, fun and games. Everyone is invited to attend.
The Cassville Senior Center will be hosting the monthly dance on November 1, 2014.The center is located at 1111 Fair Street, Cassville Missouri . The dance is from 7:00 to 10:00pm.The Roaring River Sound Band will be playing for your listening and dancing pleasure.There is a $4.00 cover charge at the door. Finger foods are welcomed. For more informationyou may call 417-846-5355 or 417-846-3024. All proceeds from this dance will benefit the Senior Center.
Eureka Springs Fire & EMS will host an open house at the new fire station on Hwy. 23S near Hillspeak Road Saturday, November 1, from 11 A.M. until 2 P.M. There will be plenty of free food. Visitors can tour the fire station and equipment. Information on the Arkansas Firewise program and fire prevention will be available. Everyone is invited to see Eureka Springs' newest fire station!
The Ozarks AIDS Resources & Services (OARS) and ARcare are sponsoring a free confidential HIV/AIDS testing on Saturday, November 1st from 8 am to 4 pm in the parking lot between the Auditorium and City Hall in Eureka Springs, AR.
A FREE BBQ is planned for this weekend Saturday Nov. 1st at the Carroll County Fairgrounds. During the “All About Him” Revival the Carroll County Bible Reading Marathon group is inviting all past and future Bible Reading participants to an appreciation BBQ. This is a time to fellowship with others and enjoy a BBQ feast. The lunch begins at noon in the arena at the Fairgrounds. Following we will celebrate families with Bible reading, music and games for the children. Plan to attend. Past event T-shirts will be on sale for $6.00 each or 2 for $10. The group will also be asking for volunteers to sign up and attend a reorganization meeting that will be held Nov. 10th at 6:30 pm at the Depot in Green Forest.
Fellow Christians are invited to watch the live I Stand Sunday simulcast Sunday, November 2 at the Holiday Island Community Church. We will have a time of fellowship with prayer and snacks beginning at 5 pm. The 90 minute live simulcast from the Grace Community Church in Houston, Texas will start at 6:00 pm. Sponsored by Family Research Council and other partners, speakers from across the nation will gather to focus on the freedom to live out our faith free of government intrusion or monitoring. Some of the speakers include Mike Huckabee, Former Governor of Arkansas, Phil and Alan Roberston of Duck Dynasty, Tony Perkins, President of Family Research Council, Todd Starnes, Host of Fox News and Commentary, and many others. Please plan to arrive prior to 6:00 PM so as to not disturb the program for others.Holiday Island Community Church is located at 188 Stateline Drive in Holiday Island.For more information please see the I Stand web site at http://www.istandsunday.com/
The Green Forest United Baptist Church will be having their Homecoming November 2, 2014. Sunday School begins at 9:45 AM, Worship service at 10:45 AM, Pot Luck Lunch at noon and Afternoon service at 1:30 PM. Please come and bring a song, memory of the past, or just enjoy the fellowship of the day. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend.
The Holiday Island Rural Fire Department & Eureka Springs Carnival Association has joined efforts with the Carson and Barnes Circus to honor the elephants. They will be hosting an elephant shower when they aid the mighty Carson & Barnes Circus in bathing the elephants. The event is scheduled for 3:00 PM on Wednesday, November 5th at the Lake Leatherwood City Park-1303 CR 204. This event is free to the public.
The Green Forest Library is having a Chili Cook Off at the Green Forest Train Depot on November 8th from 11am-2pm. Entrance to this event is $5, and will include all you can eat chili, desserts, and drinks. Contestants who wish to cook chili must sign up at the library by November 6th and have the chili no later than 10:45. All donations go toward the Green Forest Library building fund.
All Faith United Methodist Church in Eagle Rock will have the annual Christmas Arts & Crafts Bazaar on Nov 7-8. Persons interested in having a booth may contact Paula at 417-271-4653. The hours will be 12-5 on Friday and 8-2 on Saturday. There will be great food from the kitchen and visit from Santa on Saturday at 11:00.
Holiday Island Community Church is sponsoring a "Surviving the Holidays:" afternoon seminar on Nov 9th from 1:30 to 3:30 in the Fellowship Hall/ It is located at 188 Stateline Dr, Holiday Island. This seminar is free, and participants are welcome to share a memento of their loved one. If you are planing to attend, please call Dale or Laura at 479-253-8925 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 34th Annual Doggie Style Show will be Tuesday, November 11th at the Inn of the Ozarks from 5:30 to 8:30 PM. There will be a Christmas Shop, New & Vintage Boutique, Silent auction, cash bar, Hor d'oevres and new this year - live auction will replace the fashion show. Ticket s are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. No pets allowed this year. For more info, visit their website at www.goodshepherd-hs.org.
The Little Switzerland Amateur Radio Club will meet on Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 12:00 pm at the Eureka Springs Pizza Hut for their monthly meeting. Anyone with interest in Amateur Radio is welcome.
Community of Christ Church is hosting a community wide Thanksgiving service and offering for Loaves and Fishes on November 16th at 6:30pm. This will be a worship celebration of thanks and giving in a family friendly environment. Everyone is welcome. Community of Christ Church is located at 503 Orchard Drive in Berryville. Sponsored by the Alliance of Churches in Berryville.
The Holiday Island Community Church Ladies Fellowship (188 Stateline Drive) will have their November meeting on Monday, November 17 at 10:00 AM. The guest speaker will be Alice French. Alice is retired from a career in television as a producer and host of a daily women's talk show and the creator/director of a high school television station. She now lives in Holiday Island and has written a book - " Happy Birthday". The book is about adjusting to life's changes as birthdays keep on coming. There will be an opportunity to purchase this informative, warm-hearted book. Refreshments will be served. Contact Linda Bartlett (479/244-5961) or Eula Jean McKee (479/253-8021) regarding any questions.
The Little Switzerland Amateur Radio Club will hold their monthly meeting Thursday, November 20th, 2014 at 6:30 pm. The meeting will be held at the physicians building at the Mercy Hospital in Berryville. Anyone with interest in Amateur radio is welcome. Refreshments will be available.
The annual Community Thanksgiving Service, sponsored by the Western Carroll County Ministers Association, will be held at First Christian Church, 763 Passion Play Road in Eureka Springs on Thursday evening, November 20 at 6:55 PM. Rev. Joe Heintzelman, pastor of the First Southern Baptist Church of Holiday Island will give the sermon. An offering will be received, and a reception will follow the service. All are encouraged to attend.
Thanksgiving and Christmas Holiday trash schedule for 2014
For customers/residents/businesses whose trash pickup day is THURSDAY, November 27th - Your trash will be picked up on FRIDAY, November 28th.
For customers/residents/businesses whose trash pickup day is FRIDAY, November 28th - Your trash will be picked up on SATURDAY, November 29th.
For customers/residents/businesses whose trash pickup day is THURSDAY, December 25th - Your trash/recycle will be picked up on FRIDAY, December 26th.
For customers/residents/businesses whose trash pickup day is FRIDAY, December 26th - Your trash/recycle will be picked up on SATURDAY, December 27th
Trick-or-treat at the Green Forest Library! Wear your costume to the Green Forest Library and get some free candy! All day October 31st.
Bring your Black Walnuts in to Allen McCullough Farms on County Rd 405 off Hwy 221 North of Berryville and get $14 per 100 pounds after hulling. They are open Monday through Saturday 10 am to 6 pm and closed on Sundays.
Madison County Mad House 2014 will be Fridays & Saturdays in October from 8 PM til Midnight, entry is $5. A Haunting on Governor's Hill at the Madison County Fairgrounds. Closed Halloween night.
Anyone interested in donating their gently worn winter coats and shoes to help our local kids stay warm this winter can bring them to the box here at the station anytime during normal business hours till October 31st.
Anyone having fresh produce or eggs they would like to donate can take them to Loaves & Fishes Food Bank in Berryville. They are open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10 am till 2 pm and Tuesday from 4-6 pm. The Food Bank is located at 301 Bunch Springs Road in Berryville, across from the main entrance of the Berryville Cemetery.
Thursday evenings 6 to 7 pm Prayer service at Berryville United Methodist Church next to the Williams Shopping Center on Hwy 62. A time to reconnect with God in private or corporate prayer. Everyone is welcome.
Carroll County Emergency Response Team (CERT) will be having 2 classes:
Berryville - Sept 30 - Nov 1, 2014 from 6-9 pm
Holiday Island - Oct 15 - Nov 1, 2014 from 9 am to 4 pm
If you would like to register or need more information call 870-545-3317 or 870-480-3050
The Berryville Lions Club meets every 2nd and 4th Wednesday in the Mercy Hospital Dayroom @ 12:30. All are welcomed to attend. For more information about lions Club you can go to www.lionsclubs.org or contact club president Tyler Ashworth at 870-423-2161 ext 1302.
Mercy Auxiliary in Berryville will sponsor an Alzheimer's Support Group for caregivers. Meetings will be the third Thursday of each month from 10:00 am to 11:00 am. For more info call Rebecca Davis at 870-350-3415 or Anita Spearman 479-981-0626
Little Switzerland Amateur Radio Club meets at 12:00 noon on the second Thursday of the month, and at 6:30 PM on the third Thursday of the month. Check out their website at http://Isarc.us for current information on the location of each meeting.
The Farewell 4-H club will resume meetings in October 2014. They will meet the second Tuesday of the month at the Head School House at 6 PM and always have a potluck supper. The club is for anyone eager to learn about the country, or old-fashioned way of life that seems to be fading.