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More than tourism: Travel for Teens promotes exploring the world

More than tourism: Travel for Teens promotes exploring the world

Features, News, Travel February 17, 2017 at 3:04 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) Travel for Teens gives young adults the opportunity to explore the world and learn about new cultures. There are seventy four programs that give teens the choice of going to  forty three different countries. England, Fiji, France, Greece, Italy, Panama, and Switzerland are some examples of the placesRead More

Searcy Art Gallery at the Black House Continues to Show Local History

Searcy Art Gallery at the Black House Continues to Show Local History

About, Community, Features, News February 10, 2017 at 2:46 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) Being local citizens to Searcy Arkansas, you might not know that your very own home town has a very charming dwelling of an art gallery from the late nineteenth century. While stepping into the gallery you will find yourself going back into time with the beautiful furnishings ofRead More

Searcy FBLA Team Takes On District Conference

Searcy FBLA Team Takes On District Conference

Features, News February 10, 2017 at 2:33 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) The Searcy FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) Team attended the District V Spring Conference last Friday, February third at the University of Central Arkansas. The team had many members who placed in their own individual competitions and will further progress to the State Competition in April. TheRead More

Wild Sweet Williams Food Review

Wild Sweet Williams Food Review

About, Community, Features February 3, 2017 at 3:38 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) Wild Sweet Williams is a new bakery in Searcy. It is in front of Spring Park. This is a walk in bakery. They serve handmade scones, kolaches, focaccia, babka, cookies, breakfast muffins, coffee, tea, regular muffins, and also gift cards.  These items are sold by the piece orRead More

Local Chava company inspires Latin American artisans to create beautiful handmade products

Local Chava company inspires Latin American artisans to create beautiful handmade products

About, ASPA Contest Entries, Community, Features, News February 3, 2017 at 3:04 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP)  “Chava is very unique in its craftmanship. I’d love to meet the people that actually made these. I’ve met people who live in similar conditions. They live in houses that might have just a plywood board wall. Their ceilings are leaned with space between the walls. It’s moreRead More

SHS Student Working to Break Down Barriers

SHS Student Working to Break Down Barriers

About, ASPA Contest Entries, Community, Features February 3, 2017 at 2:38 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) Finding a way to bring regular education students and special education students together can be challenging for high schools.  Special Olympics has resolved this issue with what is called “Unified Schools.”  These certain schools work with regular education students and special education students to give them the opportunityRead More

Searcy Lion Athlete Signs With Local College to Further Football Career

Searcy Lion Athlete Signs With Local College to Further Football Career

ASPA Contest Entries, Community, Features, News, Sports February 3, 2017 at 2:32 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) Sports are a big part of Searcy and one student, Senior DeAirus Whitney, is taking a big step in his football career. Lyon College, located in Batesville, Arkansas is where DeAirus signed to on February 1st, 2017 and is where he will be calling home for the nextRead More

Searcy Wrestling Dominates Duals

Searcy Wrestling Dominates Duals

About, ASPA Contest Entries, Community, Features, Sports January 23, 2017 at 7:20 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) On January fifteenth, Searcy Wrestling hosted the annual Duals Tournament and left with another victory under their belt. The air inside in the gymnasium where the matches were held was filled with excitement and anticipation as the audience rooted for their wrestlers. Searcy won first place in theRead More

Harding Opens the Compassion Clinic

Harding Opens the Compassion Clinic

About, Community, Features, News January 20, 2017 at 10:34 AM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) Wednesday, January 18 was Open House for a new clinic at Harding University. It is called The Compassion Clinic. Dr. Gene Wright, is the director.  Clients that they see are military veterans, their families, and children. “These are the three primary types of clients we see, but otherRead More

SHS Track Keeping The Pace

SHS Track Keeping The Pace

About, Community, Features, News, Sports December 16, 2016 at 2:20 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) People may think track is just running in a big oval and turning left, but to some people it is much more. Senior Andrew Ezell says, “I have always had a passion for running and racing, racing is a type of running that I can enjoy even ifRead More