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Bill Hoelscher dies

Obituary | M.T., Published: December 7, 2021   

William "Bill" Hoelscher, 91, a member of St. Paul parish in Pocahontas, died Sept. 25.  He is survived by two daughters, Karen O'Leary of Birmingham, Ala., and Michelle Gully of Jacksonville, Fla.;; a son, Marcus Hoelscher... More 

Two Pocahontas residents die

Obituary | Published: December 7, 2021   

John Leo Hoelscher, 88, a member of St. Paul Church in Pocahontas, died Oct. 24. He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Ann Frankenberger Hoelscher; three sons, Thomas Ray Hoelscher, of North Arkansas, Paul Hoelscher of Jonesboro and Peter David Hoelscher... More 

Job Opening for Accounting Manager

St. Stephen, Published: November 8, 2021   

St. Stephen is looking to hire an accounting manager.  Job responsibilities include, but not limited to, overseeing weekly collections, special collections, accounts payable, and bi-monthly payroll.  In addition, job includes preparing reports... More 

Harry P. Knickerbocker III dies

Obituary | Robin Markham, Published: November 8, 2021   

Harry P. Knickerbocker III, a member of Mary Mother of God Church in Harrison, died Oct. 21. He was 75 years old. He is survived by his spouse, Pat Knickerbocker;  and one daughter, Katherine Yarbrough       More 

Holiday Bazaar in Van Buren

Event | Marilyn Boyd, Published: November 8, 2021   

St. Michael Altar Society, 1025 Pointer Trail in Van Buren will host its annual Holiday Bazaar on  November 20-21 in the Family Life Center Gym. Saturday hours will be from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday we will be open from 9 a.m. until noon.... More 

Grieving Parents Spiritual Retreat

Event | Mary Lou Wender, Published: October 12, 2021   

If you are grieving the loss of a child, no matter the age of your child, how long ago your child died or the cause, The Emmaus Ministry for Grieving Parents invites you to attend this spiritual retreat. This day and a half retreat offered by St. Vincent... More 

James Henry Eversmeyer Sr. died

Obituary | Published: October 12, 2021   

James Henry Eversmeyer Sr., 95, a member of St.Paul Parish in Pocahontas, died Sept. 16. He is survived by his wife, Marie Nilges Eversmeyer, sons: Jimmy Eversmeyer and Richard Eversmeyer, two grandchildren, and a sister Vira Jo Guemmer.  More 

Rosary Rally in Clarksville

Event | Published: September 29, 2021   

Join Us for a Public Rosary for America Saturday, October 16 at noon at the The Peach Pavilion on the Levee on Main Street in Clarksville. Bring the whole family!         More 

Knights should be Rosary Ambassadors

Opinion | Laurie Sagullo, Published: September 13, 2021   

Catholics have a rich history which is traced from today, to priests, bishops, cardinals, the pope, through the ages to the Apostles to Peter to Jesus Christ.  We have Jesus’s life re-created in each mystery of every decade in the Rosary. ... More 

Garland County Arkansas 1st Responders Celebration

News | Randall Pierce, Published: September 10, 2021   

On Friday, September 10, the Knights of Columbus Council 6419 in Hot Springs, Arkansas hosted their Fifth Annual Garland County Arkansas’ 1st Responders Celebration. The celebrated guests included the Hot Springs Police, Garland County Sheriff... More