NAPA Farm Days
(Local News ~ 01/30/19)
There is nothing like a hot bowl of chili on a cold winter day! This is what area Farmers got to enjoy last Thursday at the Auto Tire & NAPA Parts store in Portageville. As part of their annual two day Farm Days Sale, farmers and area customers got to enjoy chili on Thursday, and a plate of fresh catfish and trimmings on Friday. ...
A-State Announces 2018 Fall Graduation List
(State News ~ 01/30/19)
JONESBORO – Arkansas State University has released the list of students who were awarded diplomas on the undergraduate and graduate levels during the 2018 fall commencement ceremony Dec. 8 in the First National Bank Arena on campus. Graduates from seven colleges including Agriculture, Neil Griffin College of Business, Education and Behavioral Science, Engineering and Computer Science, Liberal Arts and Communication, Nursing and Health Professions, and Sciences and Mathematics, along with undergraduate studies, received doctoral, specialist, master, bachelor, and associate degrees.. ...
Portageville Elementary announces Honor Roll
(Honor Roll ~ 01/30/19)
The following students at the Portageville Elementary School have received Honor Roll for the Second Quarter. They are: First Grade - A Honor Roll Alayna Durden Nyiah Young Hayden Conaway Harper Higgs Carson Linville Jaylen West Ethan Williams Ryley Cook...
Calm Amidst the Storm
(Column ~ 01/30/19)
In the latter part of the eighth chapter of Matthew’s gospel, there is an account of Jesus and His disciples out on the lake when a violent storm came up. In this account, the disciples are rather startled and afraid that they will perish. In their desperation, they call on Jesus, who is sleeping in the back of the boat. ...
This week in the House of Representatives
(Column ~ 01/30/19)
House Passes Bill to Create the Cloria Brown Memorial Highway (HB 448 & 206) The first bill passed by the Missouri House of Representatives for the 2019 session is meant to honor one of the state’s most dedicated public servants. House members gave overwhelming support this week to a bill that would name a section of road in St. ...