Autumn has arrived, signaling one of the premiere events in the region - the 30th annual Corning Harvest Festival.

Jim McIntosh of the Clay County Courier reached out to the two candidates running for North Ward Position 1, of Corning City Council. The election will be Tuesday, November 8.

Administrators from the Corning School District representing all three campuses attended the Arkansas Department of Education Community Listening Forum hosted by Arkansas State University on Tuesda


Corning suffered a 55-0 shutout to 3A-3 Conference leader Newport Friday night in a lopsided game. “We were not very productive,” Coach Jeremy Stout said.

Qualifying members of the Corning High School tennis team traveled to state competition held at Burns Park, North Little Rock, Monday, October 17.

Jacob James took the Gold Medal in Softball at the Special Olympics in Cabot last weekend. His father William served as a coach and also took home a medal.


This time of year pumpkins begin showing up in supermarkets and roadside stands. Often farmers open their pumpkin patches to individuals and groups for outings with hayrides.

A legislative task force on criminal justice has recommended changes in sentencing laws with the goal of controlling overcrowding of jails and prisons.

Clay County Courier

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P.O. Box 85
Corning, Arkansas 72422-0085
(870) 857-3531