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Mail to: P.O. Box 191, Berryville, AR 72616 Drop off: #1 Radio Drive, Berryville, AR 72616
By Phone: 870-423-2147 By Fax: 870-423-2146
Carroll County 4-H is selling mums as a fundraiser. The plants are BIG approximately 22" tall and 24" wide and come in variety of colors. Cost is $20. To order, call the Extension Office at 870-423-2958.
A account has been set up at Anstaff Bank for Angela Webb Gaddy who suddenly and unexpectedly passed away at her home in Green Forest. Donations may be made to any Anstaff Bank care of Robin Epley. The family greatly appreciates any donations at this time of need to help out with funeral expenses. (9/3)
The Oak Grove monthly City Council meeting will meet Tuesday September 1, 2015 at 7:00 pm. Meeting will take place at City Hall. Everyone is encouraged to attend.
2nd Annual Reunion Ranch Rodeo Saturday September 5th at 7:00 PM. Hosted by Blue Eye Saddle Club, tickets are $7(cash only) kids 10 and under are free, and will have concessions on site! Events include single mugging, branding, trailer loading stampede race, mystery event, and special performance by Trixie Chicks- Chick Riders! There will be $400 added money! Portion of proceeds to Benefit Cowboys of Compassion Funds for Community Betterment! Participant Details: $400/team, 4 man teams. Prizes include: Belt Buckles & cash money. Questions & Pre-entries call 417-294-4345
35th Annual Blue Eye Reunion will be held Saturday, September 5th. The Grand Marshall Class of 1965 will be recognized. The parade will begin at 10 am. Contact Gina Bilyeu at 870-749-2591 for booth or parade applications. Come out and have a good time and good music and talent!
The 28th Annual Metalton School Reunion will be Saturday, September 5th. Pot luck lunch at noon. Come and enjoy the day of visiting with old friends. Everyone is welcome.
The 59th Annual Norris Reunion will be taking place on Sept 6th, Labor Day weekend at the Green Forest Park Pavilion. Greet & sign in at 10:30, Church services will begin at 11:00 Sunday morning. Followed by a wonderful potluck luncheon, with lots of visiting, fun & laughter. All family members are welcome!
The annual Swofford Reunion will be held Sunday, Sept 6th at the Blue Eye Lions Community Center located behind Blue Eye School on Highway 13 approximately 1/2 mile south of the junction of Hwys 13 and 86 in Blue Eye Missouri. Lunch will be served at approximately 12:30. Everyone is invited to attend.
Allen - Parrett Reunion will be held Sunday, September 6 at the Cassville senior Center, 1111 Fair Street, Cassville, Mo from 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM. Please bring a covered dish filled with your favorite goodies. Also bring your own table service for your family. Come and visit with friends and family for enjoyable day. please spread the word to everyone.
56th Annual Phillips Reunion Sunday, September 6th at Lake Return, East of Osage, Ark just off State Highway 412. Basket dinner at 12:30 noon. Everyone is invited to come and bring a well filled food basket, lawn chairs and a smile. This is our day to visit, eat, drink lemonade and relax. we want to see all of our friends and relatives there.
Rockhouse community Reunion Sunday, Sept 6th pot luck lunch at 12:30. Everyone welcomed!
Faith Bible Church, 3 Parkcliff Drive - Holiday Island shopping area off Highway 23 - is holding an Open House on Sunday, September 6, 2015 from 11:30 to 1:30. Come and enjoy the fun, food and fellowship. For more information, call 479/363-6636.(9/5)
The Ozarks Chorale will begin rehearsals for their 21st holiday concert season with registration and first practice on Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at 6:30 pm at the Eureka Springs Middle School Cafeteria. Registration is from 6:30 to 7:00 with first rehearsal immediately following. All local singers are invited to participate. No auditions are required. The Ozarks Chorale rehearses every Tuesday evening at the Eureka Springs Middle School Cafeteria and will be performing their wonderful holiday concerts in November and December. If you are willing to practice and love to sing, this is the group to join. Everyone is always welcome!
Carroll County Cooperative Extension has set two dates for Pesticide Applicator Training. The first is September 10th beginning at 4:30pm and will take place at Cornerstone Bank in Berryville. The other is September 17th beginning at 1pm and will also be at Cornerstone Bank in Berryville. If you would like to register for the training call the Extension Office at 870-423-2958.
The Little Switzerland Amateur Radio Club will meet on Saturday September 12, 2015 at 4 PM at the Physicians building at Mercy Hospital in Berryville, 211 Carter St.
Anyone with an interest in Amateur Radio is welcome. For additional information see our web site: http://lsarc.us or Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Osage Baptist Church 10th Annual “Your Life Matters Rally”, will be held Saturday September 12, 2015 from 10:00am to 2:00pm. Free BBQ Dinner beginning at 11:00am till gone. Free Car and Bike Show (1st 75 entries get a dash plaque). Lots of fun and games for the kids. Bring a lawn chair and listen to the Gospel Music. For more information call 870-553-2434.
The Berryville United Methodist Men's group will be having a fundraiser spaghetti dinner Friday, September 25th at 5:00pm in the fellowship hall at the Berryville United Methodist Church located next to Price Cutter. Carry outs are available. The money raised will support community youth programs and events.
Peachtree Village is hosting a free seminar on Veterans Aid and Attendance, speaker Todd Whatley, Certified Elder Law Attorney September 29th @ 1pm Peachtree Village Assisted Living 5 Park Drive Holiday Island, Arkansas Open to Public
“The Hungry Bowl”, hosted by the Eureka Springs Potters Association and the Carroll County Literacy Council, to benefit Carroll County food banks, will present an Art Auction Oct. 8th, 6-9 pm at Caribe Restaurant. The main Hungry Bowl Event will be held Oct. 10th,
5-8 pm at Eureka Springs High School. At “The Hungry Bowl”, guests will choose a hand-crafted bowl made by one of our talented local potters and a serving of gourmet soup from over a dozen fine restaurants in Carroll County. Tickets for adults and students are available at Sparky's, Angler's Inn, Berryville Community Center, Green Forest Public Library, Cornerstone Bank Financial Center or by calling 870-350-4955.
The ECHO Thrift Store would like to Thank the Community for their continued support. They are currently out of storage space for Fall & Winter Clothing. They will only be accepting Spring & Summer clothing from now until September. If you have questions, please call Danielle 479-253-5838.
The Berryville Kiwanis club is having a Fund Raiser for Scholarships, Renaissance, B.U.G., and Terrific Kids Programs Saturday, Septmeber 12th at the K-2 building Pancake breakfast - your raffle ticket will be good for 1 breakfast. A Polaris ranger will be raffled off and there will be only 350 tickets sold!!! Tickets are $50.00 each. All tickets will be drawn starting at 9:00 am other cash prizes given and last ticket drawn wins the ranger. Do not have to be present to win. Purchase your tickets at: Cornerstone Bank, Anstaff Bank, First National Bank of North Arkansas, State Farm Insurance Jo Ann Clark, Nationwide Insurance Catrina Chester, Powell Feed, Stone Quality Tire.
THE GREEN FOREST FARMERS MARKET IS EACH WEDNESDAY 7 AM UNTIL NOON ON THE GREEN FOREST PUBLIC SQUARE. IT IS 100% LOCAL, CARROLL AND BORDERING COUNTIES, OFFERING A WIDE VARIETY OF FRESH PRODUCE, EGGS, BAKED GOODS, JAMS JELLIES AND MANY UNIQUE HANDMADE ARTS & CRAFTS. THE GREEN FOREST FARMERS MARKET DOES PARTICIPATE IN WIC AND SFMNP (SENIOR FARMERS MARKET NUTRITION PROGRAM) ACCEPTING THOSE VOUCHERS. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN BEING A VENDOR, YOU CAN STILL SIGN UP. $1.00 FEE PER YEAR. CONTACT: 870-654-5589 FOR MORE INFORMATION.
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.
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.
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 has resumed meetings. 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.
GriefShare will be starting a new 13 week session Sunday, January 4, 2015. This program helps people work through the steps of grief to recovery - or as they say - to a new normal. This Bible-based, non-denominational support group is for people who are grieving the loss of someone close to them - whether it be a recent loss or a loss of some time ago. Participants can join at anytime as each lesson is self-contained. GriefShare meets at the Holiday Island Community Church Library (188 Stateline Drive) on Sundays during the 13 week session from 2-4 pm. There is a $15 charge for the workbook. For more information or to sign up, please call 253-8200 or 253-8925 or email email@example.com.