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Arkansas hero wears a pink cape

Arkansas hero wears a pink cape

Searcy, Ark., (LP)  In the U.S., one of eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer at some point throughout their life.  According to recent data, older women are more likely to develop the disease than younger women.  The absolute risk for breast cancer in a young woman in oneRead More

From Voting to Crowning, an inside look on this year’s SHS Homecoming Court

From Voting to Crowning, an inside look on this year’s SHS Homecoming Court

About, ASPA Contest Entries, Community, Features, News September 15, 2017 at 1:25 PM Comments are Disabled

Searcy(LP) Homecoming is right around the corner and everyone is getting their dresses and escorts picked! Homecoming is a tradition that takes place every year around fall time, where all the students get together, dress up, and enjoy the football game. The Searcy High Homecoming Assembly is an event thatRead More

Fashion has no limits

Fashion has no limits

About, Fashion, Features September 1, 2017 at 1:17 PM 0 comments

Searcy(LP) Fashion designers learn about life when they design. They study history to learn about the many different cultures, pay close attention to what people out and about are wearing, and get ideas from the environment around them. There are lots of things to find inspiration from. Boho fashion takesRead More

Living with Russell Silver Syndrome- Walker’s Story

Living with Russell Silver Syndrome- Walker’s Story

About, Community, Features, News August 25, 2017 at 4:12 PM 0 comments

               Searcy (LP)  In the world, about 1 out of 100,000 people are diagnosed with a disease known as Russell Silver Syndrome.  It is thought to be caused by a rare genetic disorder that takes place on chromosome 7 or 11.  A similar growthRead More

Searcy’s new hangout:Chillz frozen yogurt and soft serve

Searcy’s new hangout:Chillz frozen yogurt and soft serve

Community, Features, News July 11, 2017 at 12:13 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) Over forty different toppings and combinations of frozen yogurt and ice cream makes Chillz a very enjoyable place to visit. The owners, Dorothy and Jeff Tinsley,  strive to make their frozen yogurt/ice cream shop the best by offering free samples to the customers that can’t decide what toRead More

Remarkable family owned business gives customers high-quality nail service

Remarkable family owned business gives customers high-quality nail service

About, Community, Features June 30, 2017 at 10:49 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) Henry’s G Nails and Spa offers many services. The owner, Henry and Cathy Nguyen, gives manicures, pedicures, does nail art by hand, and gives advice to customers on how to keep nails healthy. The services include spa pedicure, solar nails, gel nails, and the Henry G Nail: allRead More

A Man who Changed the Lives of Many

A Man who Changed the Lives of Many

About, Community, Features, News, SHS Band May 3, 2017 at 1:44 PM 0 comments

Searcy(LP) One man has done a lot for Searcy High School, some even say he dedicated his life towards the education of children. Mr. Claude Smith has worked for Searcy Schools for 41 years. Mrs. Stake at Searcy High school has worked with Mr.Smith for 26 years. “He is wellRead More

Meals On Wheels Facing a Budget Cut Threat

Meals On Wheels Facing a Budget Cut Threat

About, Community, Features April 28, 2017 at 1:26 PM 0 comments

Searcy(LP) Meals on Wheels is a community place that provides food for elderly, takes them to trips, food for pets etc. Meals on wheels in Searcy is also known as White County Aging Program. White County Aging Program faces a chance of budget cuts on their Meals on Wheels programRead More

Underage Drinking and the Risk

Underage Drinking and the Risk

About, Community, Features April 27, 2017 at 1:19 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) The average American teen is likely to take their first drink of alcohol at around age 14. Each year around 5,000 teen deaths are alcohol related, such as car crashes, alcohol poisoning, falls, burns, drownings, and suicide. Naively reading the facts above, a person would not think thatRead More

“Solo and Ensemble” Encouraged Students and Enhanced their Self-Confidence

“Solo and Ensemble” Encouraged Students and Enhanced their Self-Confidence

Community, Features, News, SHS Band April 21, 2017 at 1:21 PM 0 comments

Searcy(LP) Solo and Ensemble for Orchestra was on last Thursday, April 13th and for the band, it will be on next Thursday, April 20th. Solo and Ensemble is an annual regional music audition for students who are learning and playing the instruments. It provides individual performers (soloists) and small groupsRead More