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Carnival, improved attendance mark 2014 event
New and Improved Clay County Fair a Hit (09/18/14)
Carnival, improved attendance mark 2014 event
Native American Day Draws Good Crowd (09/18/14)
Local museum hosts 11th annual event
Clay County Rodeo This Friday and Saturday (09/18/14)
Rodeo action set at fairgrounds arena in Piggott
Clay County Arts Council Fashion Show is Set (09/18/14)
CCAC making plans for major fundraiser
Run-Off Set in Piggott School Board Election (09/16/14)
Rahn and Roberts out-poll Sanders, run-off set for Oct. 7
Full Schedule for Saturday in Piggott (09/13/14)
Final day of fair, Native American Day to enjoy good weather
Former County Judge, State Rep., Travis Boyd Dead at Age 70 (09/11/14)
Knobel native later served as OEM coordinator
It's Clay County Fair Time (09/11/14)
Annual fair runs through Saturday, carnival open daily
Native American Day This Saturday (09/11/14)
Matilda and Karl Pfeiffer Museum to mark 11th annual event on grounds of local museum
Three Candidates for Piggott School Board (09/11/14)
School election is Tuesday, Sept. 16, early voting underway
Rector Board Honors Turner, Celebrates Increased Enrollment (09/11/14)
Turner recognized for 23 years of service at board meeting
Rector campaign stop to be featured on CNN (09/04/14)
The highly contested U.S. Senate race between Tom Cotton and incumbent Mark Pryor which brought a CNN interview team to the Rector Labor Day Picnic, will be featured on the network between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday on The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer...
Good Crowds for Annual Rector Labor Day Picnic (09/04/14)
Weather cooperates, turnout good for full weekend of activities and events in Rector
Searchers Recover Body of Missing Man (09/04/14)
No foul play suspected in death of Greenway area man
Candidates Visit Rector Labor Day Picnic (09/04/14)
Senate race draws national attention
Native American Day Set at Matilda and Karl Pfeiffer Museum (09/04/14)
Native American flute performance added for 11th annual event
Large Crowd Enjoys Ultimate Oldies Show (09/04/14)
Popular entertainers pack RCC in Labor Day Weekend performance
Search party locates body of missing man (08/31/14)
Local authorities and volunteers are searching for Johnny Wade Schmidt, who was reported by family as missing from his home near Greenway early Sunday morning. Schmidt, 68, was last seen Saturday night, and is believed to have left his home either late in the night or early morning...
Full Schedule For Rector's Labor Day Weekend (08/28/14)
Something for everyone as community marks annual celebration
CCAC Makes Donation in Support of SCCC (08/28/14)
Arts Council offer donation to frequent venue for events
Ultimate Oldies Show at Hand (08/28/14)
Popular performance a highlight of Labor Day weekend
Volunteers Come Together (08/28/14)
Neighbor 2 Neighbor works to improve Rector
Clay County Fair Plans Complete, Parade Entries Sought (08/28/14)
Annual fair set for Sept. 10 to 13, armbands on sale for carnival
National Headlines
  • Prosecutor: 800 rounds found in intruder case
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Investigators found more than 800 rounds of ammunition in the car of the man accused of scaling the White House fence and sprinting inside the building, a federal prosecutor said Monday. A machete and two hatchets also were found....
  • Focus on UVa employee in student's disappearance
    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Officials investigating the disappearance of a University of Virginia student focused Monday on the man they believe was the last person seen with her, searching his apartment for a second time and trying to locate the campus employee to arrest him on reckless driving charges....
  • Islamist group kidnaps Frenchman in Algeria
    ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) -- A splinter group from al-Qaida's North African branch has kidnapped a French citizen and announced on Monday that it will kill him unless France ends its participation in air strikes against the Islamic State group in Iraq....
  • Islamic State offensive poses problems for Turkey
    SURUC, Turkey (AP) -- Fierce fighting Monday between the Islamic State militant group and Kurdish forces just over the border in Syria brought the battle closer to Turkey, triggering a surge of tens of thousands of refugees and raising pressure for the government to step up efforts to take on the Sunni extremists....
  • State police: 3 missing Afghan soldiers in custody
    BOSTON (AP) -- Three Afghanistan National Army officers who went missing during a training exercise at a Cape Cod military base were detained Monday at the U.S.-Canadian border, Massachusetts law enforcement officials said....
  • Streets bustling after Sierra Leone shutdown ends
    FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) -- Streets in Sierra Leone's capital bustled again Monday after an unprecedented nationwide shutdown during which officials said more than 1 million households were checked for Ebola patients and given information on how to prevent the spread of the deadly disease....
  • Giuliani to help fight Noriega's video game suit
    LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is joining a video game company's legal fight against disgraced Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega, who is suing Activision over his inclusion in one of its popular "Call of Duty" games....
  • Governor confident ambush suspect will be caught
    BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. (AP) -- The survivalist charged in a deadly ambush at a state police barracks 10 days ago will be caught, Gov. Tom Corbett vowed Monday as a police official said authorities believe they are hot on his trail....
  • Jailed, some mentally ill inmates land in lockdown
    Day or night, the lights inside cell 135C of central New Mexico's Valencia County Detention Center were always on....
  • 'The Lion King' earns record box office
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Here's something the folks at Disney can take real pride in: "The Lion King" is the top ticket of all time....
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