Local

Sheridan names Pitts as superintendent

The Sheridan School Board voted Monday night to promote Chad Pitts to superintendent of the Sheridan School District. Pitts is …

Dobson appointed to serve as 7th Judicial District Circuit Court Judge

Local attorney and Arkansas Bar Association President Margaret Dobson will soon be serving a new role following her appointment by …

Traffic fizzles for solar eclipse

The rare astronomical event that had the state predicting a huge influx of out-of-state visitors and led the governor to …

Sheridan City Council approves bid for firehouse remodel project

In a recent special City County meeting held last Tuesday, Brody Richardson of Brody Richardson Construction addressed inquiries regarding his …

SSD Board highlights EEM Robotics teams

At the recent Sheridan School District Board of Education meeting, held at East End Middle School, Heather Williams presented a …

Sports

Lady Jacket soccer goes 2-0

The Sheridan Lady Yellowjacket soccer team continued its upward trajectory with two wins in as many attempts last week.

Errors costly for Lady Indians

The Poyen Lady Indians committed 17 turnovers in a pair of road games last week, managing to go 1-1 on …

Sheridan goes on shutout spree

The Sheridan Lady Yellowjackets played three games last week, winning each with ease to improve to 20-0 this season.

Indians take two on the road

The Poyen Indians were away from home for a pair of games last week, picking up wins in both games, …

Jackets take down Patriots

The Sheridan Yellowjackets went out of conference for a win to start the week, before dropping a conference game to …

Deaths

Charles Reed Rainwater

Charles Reed Rainwater of Sheridan, Ark., was born June 20, 1941, in Newark, Ark., the son of the late Raymond …

Kevin Ray Culpepper

Kevin Ray Culpepper, 63, of Joplin, Mo., went to be with his Lord on April 1, 2024. He was born …

Mary Beth Aycock

Mary Elizabeth Aycock (Mary Beth), 23, passed away peacefully on March 13, 2024, after a long battle with leukemia. She …

Linda Faye Williams Stubbs

Linda Faye Williams Stubbs of Sheridan, Ark., was born April 16, 1941, in Sheridan, the daughter of the late Samuel …

Richard Alan “Rick” Bradshaw

Richard Alan “Rick” Bradshaw of Sheridan, Ark., was born April 23, 1959, in Pine Bluff, Ark., the son of James …