Chamber President Brigitte McDonald announces an addition to the entertainment during the Corning 4th of July Homecoming Picnic with Rocky Clements and his Show of Wonders Illusion and Magic Show.
A lively discussion about the Crafton Addition drainage project would take up the bulk of the hour long city council meeting on Monday, June 10 at 6 p.m.
Within Corning city limits is a patch of Black-Eyed Susans that will rival any country meadow. Anita Carmack invited the Red Hat Cats to pick and enjoy her backyard full of the golden flowers after their monthly luncheon at the home of Sue Taylor. Pictured are Anita Carmack, Marilyn Cox, Edwina Handwork, Jan Mason, Erma Arnold, Peggy Archer and Sue Taylor. Unable to attend were: Pat Conley, Alice Earley, Millie Brown, Wanda Allmandinger, Ona Dean Denton and Arlene Baxter.
POCAHONTASArkansas State Police along with the Randolph County Sheriff’s Department arrested Rebecca Lynn O’Donnell, 48, of Pocahontas, Friday, June 14, in connection with the homicide of former Arkansas State Senator Linda Collins.
Concrete is being dug up on the lot next to Taco Bell to prepare the ground for a new Dollar General in Corning. Angela Petkovic, Public Relations Coordinator for Dollar General stated, “At this time, we are at the completion of a due diligence phase to relocate our 301 N. Missouri Ave. store, which includes securing final permits. We currently anticipate breaking ground within the coming weeks, but do not have an exact time and date planned to do so.”