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Moratorium on tourist lodging gathers public support

Thirteen current and one former resident of the Pines Subdivision spoke at Public Comments at the City Council meeting on July 26. Four letters...

Pros and con on school masking

Earlier in 2021, there was hope that with vaccines being free, effective, safe, and readily available, rates of Covid-19 would diminish throughout the summer...

Covid cases surge to February numbers

Cases of Covid-19 in Arkansas continued to climb in late July with new cases July 23 totaling 1,987 and new cases July 24 reaching...

Council gives Carter thumbs up

Alderman Bill Ott motioned at the July 26 city council meeting to defer renewal of Jeff Carter to Pos. 1 of the City Advertising...

Tourism Director hired at CAPC

City Advertising and Promotion commissioners met on Wednesday, July 21 for a Special Meeting to vote in a new Tourism Director. After Executive Session...

Preservation Officer details guidelines and regs

In recent meetings, the HDC has discussed the way some residents will paint and maintain a primary façade while focusing less attention on other...

Parks on top of Park, pigs and pavilion

Interim Parks Director Scott Miskiel went over continued projects at the Parks commission regular meeting last Tuesday, July 20.     Core sampling at Basin Park...

Hillspeak undergoing big changes

In 1958, the Rev. Howard Lane Foland purchased an 1,100-acre working dairy farm south of Eureka Springs. Father Foland and his colleagues arrived at...

Gaggles of geese got to go

This past winter during the social isolation of the pandemic and the extreme cold of the February polar vortex, I dreamed of summer at...

ISawArkansas

We just read this startling information: The underlying causes of corruption are poorly understood. Corruption is the abuse of entrusted power for private gain. That’s...