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Big Signing Day For SHS Football

Big Signing Day For SHS Football

About, Community, News, Sports February 9, 2018 at 3:01 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) — Being a senior, and the quarterback of your home football team comes with a lot of fame. Mason Shucker resident of Searcy, has played football since the fifth grade. Playing for searcy for two years, he’s enjoyed every last bit of it. Being his senior year,Read More

Quattlebaum Music Shop’s New Mural Design is Sure to Please the Town of Searcy

Quattlebaum Music Shop’s New Mural Design is Sure to Please the Town of Searcy

About, Community, News February 2, 2018 at 2:25 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) — Quattlebaum Music Shop has been in Searcy for more than 45 years, selling instruments, pieces and giving lessons to anyone willing to learn. The music shop isn’t affiliated with another company nor do they have any other branch which is what makes them unique. Quattlebaum doesn’tRead More

Local Teens Coping With Anxiety

Local Teens Coping With Anxiety

About, Community, News January 30, 2018 at 9:03 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) — Anxiety, or extreme worry, is a normal reaction to stressful situations. But in some cases, it becomes overwhelming and can cause sufferers of anxiety to dread everyday situations. Anxiety disorders are mental health conditions that involve large amounts of anxiety, fear, nervousness, worry, and depression. AnxietyRead More

Pending Arkansas legislation could bring casino to White County

Pending Arkansas legislation could bring casino to White County

About, Community, Features, News January 26, 2018 at 2:50 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) — Recently in Arkansas a group is making an effort to have three casino licenses put on the 2018 voting ballot. This could be a major game changer for Arkansas economy and infrastructure. The group has proposed to the attorney general (Leslie Rutledge) for the vote to beRead More

Adolescent use of Drugs is Becoming a Problem in the Community of Searcy.

Adolescent use of Drugs is Becoming a Problem in the Community of Searcy.

About, ASPA Contest Entries, Community, Features, News December 15, 2017 at 3:03 PM 0 comments

Searcy Ark., (LP) — Drugs are a big deal around the world, especially when it’s used for the wrong purpose and by the wrong people. Citizens in Searcy have been getting a hold of drugs and consuming them when they are not supposed to. Teens are the majority of theRead More

Issues on Gender Stereotypes in Male Dominated Work Places

Issues on Gender Stereotypes in Male Dominated Work Places

About, ASPA Contest Entries, Community, Features, News December 15, 2017 at 2:41 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) — “Women are very slow to rouse, but once they are aroused, once they are determined, nothing on earth and nothing in heaven will make women give way; it is impossible.”- Emmeline Pankhurst. Women have always participated in various liberation process of the world. Women are strong, enduringRead More

Searcy Police Officers describe the tasks that demand their attention on a daily basis

Searcy Police Officers describe the tasks that demand their attention on a daily basis

About, ASPA Contest Entries, Community, Features, News December 14, 2017 at 10:07 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) — In the world, there are about 900,000 sworn law enforcement officers, which is the highest amount there has ever been.  The number of officers has not been the only increase as far as the law goes however, there has also been a growth of about 5.3%Read More

The Consequences for Teens of Divorced Parents

The Consequences for Teens of Divorced Parents

About, Community, News December 11, 2017 at 2:38 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) — Love can be a beautiful thing, but there’s a 50% chance it will end up in the toilet, according to the book Divorce Poison by Richard Warshak. Of course couples go through issues such as money problems, infidelity, lack of communication, or even just not even wantingRead More

Black Friday affects the city of Searcy

Black Friday affects the city of Searcy

About, Community, News December 1, 2017 at 10:47 AM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., LP — For a number of years now, Americans have enjoyed the company of family and the mounds of food on Thanksgiving day; the day before U.S. citizens pour into stores and flood the aisles, pushing and pulling their way to the best deals at that time.  ToRead More

SHS working students having a hard time managing schoolwork.

SHS working students having a hard time managing schoolwork.

About, ASPA Contest Entries, Community, News November 27, 2017 at 2:58 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) —  Searcy High School students experience what it’s like to be in the real world as they pursue their high school education and experience having a job at the same time. Many students in SHS have a job while being at school. With many advantages comes consequencesRead More