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Solemn procession of the Virgin of Guadalupe

Event | Published: November 26, 2019   

For the celebration of Our Lady of Guadalupe Thursday, Dec. 12, a solemn procession of the Virgen of Guadalupe will begin at 4:30 p.m. beginning at St. Mary Church at 100 Central Ave in Hot Springs and ending at St. John the Baptist... More 

Carol Kathleen Lipsmeyer dies

Obituary | Beth Lipsmeyer Dunn, Published: November 14, 2019   

Carol Kathleen Lipsmeyer, 74 and long-time resident of Little Rock, died Oct. 24 in Amherst, Massachusetts after an extended battle with Alzheimer’s disease. She was born on October 28, 1944, in Little Rock, Arkansas, to John L. Lipsmeyer and... More 

Fall Bake and Craft Sale in Van Buren

Event | Marilyn Boyd, Published: November 14, 2019   

St. Michael Altar Society, 1025 Pointer Trail, Van Buren will hold its Fall Bake and Craft Sale Saturday, Nov. 23 from 9 a.m.until 5 p.m. and on Sunday, Nov. 24 from 9 a.m. until noon. The bake sale will feature homemade pies,... More 

St. Mary Church Annual Bazaar coming soon

Event | Dawna Parker, Published: November 7, 2019   

St. Mary's Annual Bazaar in Helena begins at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23 and includes the bake sale, jewelry sale and holiday market. All three of those events continue at 11 a.m. Sunday, Nov.24, along with the spaghetti dinner and raffle.The... More 

Council 16342 conducts Silver Rose ceremony

News | David Miller, Published: October 29, 2019   

On  October 22, K of C Council 16342 conducted a Silver Rose prayer service at St. Mark Church in Monticello. The Silver Rose travels through the Canada, the United States and Mexico to participating K of C councils. The knights... More 

Rosary prayed at Immaculate Conception Church in Fort Smith

News | Skip Freeman, Published: October 23, 2019   

Fr. John Antony, Fr. Martin Amaro and Sister Mary Sarto lead a Public Square Rosary in front of St. Anne's Convent at Immaculate Conception Church in Fort Smith. Immaculate Conception participated in America Needs Fatima with rosaries and petitions... More 

Dorothy Helen Koch dies

Obituary | Griffin Leggett Healey & Roth, Published: October 23, 2019   

Dorothy Helen Koch,93, of Maumelle was born on December 19, 1925, in Scranton to parents Joseph and Anna Krallman Raible. She passed away Oct. 16 and is survived by her children, Sharon McKinney of Fort Smith, Patsy Hubmann and her husband... More 

Four parishioners die in Engelberg

Obituary | Published: October 23, 2019   

ALEENE THERESE THIELEMIER WARDEN, 74, a member of St. John the Baptist Church at Engelberg, (Pocahontas) died July 8.  She is survived by her husband, George "Mick" Warden of Pocahontas; two daughters, Therese Platcher of St. Louis, Mo.,... More 

Cookie Walk set for Dec. 7

Event | Jennie Rowland, Published: October 22, 2019   

A Cookie Walk will be held Dec. 7 at 8 a.m. at St. Peter the Fisherman Church, 249 Dyer St. in Moutain Home. Christmas cookies, kolache, candies, breads & many more holiday goodies will be sold. Free coffee and hot chocolate will be served.... More 

Free bilingual children’s health fair

Event | Published: September 24, 2019   

Our Lady of Good Counsel’s Faith and Health Ministry will be hosting their first annual Children’s Healt hFair on Saturday, October 19 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hannia Bejarano, bilingual office assistant, said, “I am excited both... More