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Local banker retires after 38-year career

By Don Hall News-Leader staff In January of 1960, a baby boy was born at Howard Memorial Hospital. His parents lived in the outskirts of Umpire,...

Bridge work to close N. Mt. Pleasant Drive

Beginning Wednesday, Feb. 1, part of N. Mt. Pleasant Drive in Nashville will be closed to through traffic. The closure is expected to last about...

HMH monitoring effects of data breach, letters mailed

By John R. Schirmer News-Leader staff Howard Memorial Hospital continues to deal with a cyber security event which occurred in December 2022.  CEO Debra Wright told the...

Scrapper QB earns Rotary MVP honor

By John R. Schirmer News-Leader staff Scrapper quarterback Sloan Perrin was named the team’s Most Valuable Player Saturday, Jan. 30, at the Rotary Football Banquet. Perrin helped...

Mine Creek Revelations: Mr. Congeniality?

YES, I AM STILL HERE peeking out of the newspaper’s window on Main Street and I  am thinking about societal adjustments in this super-sensitive...

Obituary: Thomas ‘Tom’ Day

Thomas “Tom” Day of Texarkana, Ark., passed away Jan. 28, 202, at Little River Nursing and Rehab facility in Ashdown, Ark. He was born...

Obituary: Maryland Charles White

Maryland Charles White, 77, of Nashville, died Monday, Jan. 24, 2023. He was born July 8, 1945, in Ozan, the son of the late Maryland...

Obituary: Bonnie Faye Smith

Bonnie Faye Smith, age 92 of Nashville, Ark., went to be with Jesus on Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, at her home surrounded by her...

Obituary: Larry Noble Holliday

Larry Noble Holliday, 76, of Nashville, in Texarkana, Texas. He was born Nov. 10, 1946, in Nashville, the son of the late William and...