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Searcy team continues ‘Race’ tradition

Searcy team continues ‘Race’ tradition

Community October 30, 2013 at 9:05 PM 0 comments

Every year, FTA sponsors a team from Searcy High School to walk in Race for the Cure. This year’s Race was in Little Rock on October 19. Race for the cure is a 5k that raises money to promote education and research for breast cancer. Each one of the tensRead More

Nonprofit organization helps women in need

Nonprofit organization helps women in need

Community October 24, 2013 at 1:18 PM 0 comments

Friends for Life, opened in 1998, is a nonprofit organization that aims to help women make life affirming choices. This organization builds friendships, establishes trust, and helps women support one another. “I’ve had a drug problem in the past, and as soon as I came in here I felt reallyRead More

Fields of Faith brings students together to worship

Fields of Faith brings students together to worship

Community October 23, 2013 at 1:42 PM 0 comments

Fields of Faith is one night during the whole school year that schools all over White County gather to worship. They have a tailgate with free food and music before the actual event where students listen to the guest speakers talk about God. Guest speakers share their testimonies and sermons. “FieldsRead More

Get Down Downtown attracts community for fun

Get Down Downtown attracts community for fun

Community October 18, 2013 at 1:30 PM 0 comments

Get Down Downtown is a chance for the people of Searcy to gather together as a community to have a good time. They have various booths, shows, and good food to eat. The people who worked the various booths at the event wether for churches, companies or just to advocateRead More

Charity softball raises money for autism awareness

Charity softball raises money for autism awareness

Community October 15, 2013 at 2:53 PM 0 comments

Volunteers are working hard to raise money across the state for autism awareness by hosting community softball games. “I’m in this softball tournament to raise awareness and to raise money for the walk which will occur on October 5,” explains Physical Therapist, Robbie Pryor. “It’s Walk Now for Autism Arkansas.Read More

Lionsteppers host fundraiser for kids in community

Lionsteppers host fundraiser for kids in community

Community October 9, 2013 at 1:55 PM 0 comments

The SHS dance team has organized the Little Lionsteppers event for the past two years. Little Lionsteppers is open to any girl in the Searcy school district between kindergarten and sixth grade. The little girls are taught a dance made up by the Lionsteppers, which they perform at a homeRead More

Students participate in community theater

Students participate in community theater

Community, Features, Video October 2, 2013 at 1:44 PM 0 comments

For the past ten years, young adults from the community of Searcy have been given the opportunity to practice their acting skills. “Center on the Square is a community theater that is open not only to the town of Searcy, but to White County,” said regular actor Caleb Burley. ManyRead More

Students seek fellowship at flag pole

Students seek fellowship at flag pole

Community, Video September 27, 2013 at 1:45 PM 0 comments

Searcy High School’s Fellowship of Christian athletes sponsor “See You at the Pole,” a world-wide event held every year. See You at the Pole is an event in which students meet at their school’s flagpole before school on the fourth Wednesday of every September to pray for their school, students,Read More

Broadcasting class joins PBS news channel

Broadcasting class joins PBS news channel

Community September 27, 2013 at 1:31 PM 0 comments

Lion TV has recently become a part of the Student Reporting Labs, a part of PBS NewsHour this year, and students could not be more thrilled to be a part of it. “From what I know, we are joining with our local PBS news station and we are putting togetherRead More

White County Fair brings fun to community

White County Fair brings fun to community

Community September 23, 2013 at 1:27 PM 0 comments

The chill of the night air cold against skin. The salt from the popcorn still leaving residue in mouths. The rush of the air that sweeps over people as they go so fast they swear they’re flying. Many people have experienced this at the annual fair come round September. “I loveRead More