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Burnett to sit on CAPC

Patrick Burnett was unanimously appointed to the CAPC at the Feb. 19 meeting, and approved by city council on Feb. 22. Burnett and his...

Mayor answers storm response questions

A Tuesday morning email exchange between this reporter and Mayor Butch Berry regarding storm preparedness answers some questions: ESI: How did the city handle the...

Council gives nod to Burnett, ordinances and sidewalk safety

At Monday’s city council meeting aldermen ratified the appointment of Patrick Burnett to the City Advertising and Promotion Commission, with one abstention. Alderman Terry...

Quorum Court disperses pandemic relief money

Carroll County received $865,000 from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act to reimburse the county for expenses related to the Covid pandemic....

Birds suffer die-offs in unusual winter storms

The extreme cold weather and snow were hard on the local wildlife population. Some residents reported finding dead birds on their porches and in...

Airport looking 20 years ahead

The Carroll County Airport Commission held a long meeting Friday afternoon to view a draft of a new Airport Layout Plan. Eric Pfeifer with Coffman...

School board gets business done in under 10 minutes

The state requires school boards to meet each month, but the state does not set minimum time requirements. Monday night’s meeting, which had been...

Constables on Patrol

Feb. 16 10:31 a.m. – Officers helped push a car out of the roadway at the bottom of Planer Hill. Feb. 17 2:40 p.m. – A delivery...

Weather up and down and all around

Not since the ice storm of 2009 has Eureka Springs seen such severe winter weather as experienced in the two middle weeks of February....

Kirk Thornton Ashworth August 3, 1954 – Feb. 13, 2021

Kirk Thornton Ashworth, born August 3, 1954, died in front of his home on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021, at age 66. Kirk is fondly...