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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

Searcy High School Wrestling where Practice Makes Perfect

About, Community, Features, Sports December 9, 2016 at 3:05 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) Alliance, teamwork, sweat, and blood are some things you may gain or lose if you were to join the Searcy High School Wrestling team. Training is the key to any sport but for wrestling it is more than just beating another person or another team, it is aboutRead More

Town of Searcy gets Lit for Holiday Season

Town of Searcy gets Lit for Holiday Season

About, Community, Features, News December 9, 2016 at 1:30 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) In 2015, after a five year hiatus, Searcy’s Holiday of Lights (presented by the Searcy Regional Economic Development Corp., the Searcy Regional Chamber of Commerce, and the city of Searcy) returned to the city. This year, the 26th anniversary of the original Holiday of lights, it is once againRead More

Searcy FCCLA Attends National Cluster Meeting

Searcy FCCLA Attends National Cluster Meeting

About, Community, Features, News December 5, 2016 at 10:06 AM 0 comments

  Searcy (LP) Every year, FCCLA has two national cluster meetings. This year meetings were held in Denver, Colorado and Orlando, Florida. Of course when the officer team found out there was a chance they could spend a weekend in Florida, they were willing to do everything in their power toRead More

Bringing Life to College Applications

Bringing Life to College Applications

About, Community, Features, News November 28, 2016 at 2:15 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) Zeemee is quickly revolutionizing how colleges view their applicants.  Zeemee was founded in 2014, and their mission is simple: Helping students get seen. We think all students are unique and interesting, and that when students showcase their passions, their individual strengths shine. According to the official Zeemee page,Read More

James West an Inspirational Citizen of Searcy

James West an Inspirational Citizen of Searcy

About, ASPA Contest Entries, Community, Features November 22, 2016 at 3:03 PM 0 comments

Searcy(LP) Everyone knows someone who can talk a lot. James West, Searcy citizen, has a lot of great stories to tell. James West has lived in Searcy for sixty five years. He moved from his home in California and performed many jobs such as welling, building several bridges in LittleRead More