City Clerk Billie McCann has seen a lot of changes in Datto in her 27 years of service to the town. “I’ve enjoyed it. I love the bookkeeping and being with these people,” she said.

In 2010, Brasfield was 19 years old and hadn’t been out of high school a year when he was deployed to Afghanistan with 13 fellow E4s and had to hitch military rides to Afghanistan from Kuwait.

Friday, November 9, local citizens and veterans gathered at the Veterans Memorial at the Western District Courthouse to pay respects to all area veterans.


Basketball season is back. The sound of squeaky shoes and the sight of shiny polished hardwood courts have made their return.

The Corning Junior Lady Bobcats Basketball team started off their season with a big road win Tuesday, November 6.

The annual rumble in rice country took place Thursday, November 1 in Piggott. This time it was about more than just football.


The Lowe Down

Every morning I wake up with the understanding that I will encounter problems throughout the day. Some I will predict or know are coming; others I know will blindside me.

Where are they?

Where are some of those people who think there is nothing to do in Corning?

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