On Saturday, Sept. 14, the Thirteenth Annual Ashdown Alumni Association Banquet was held at the Ashdown High School Cafeteria. AHS Class of 1965 Dr. Tom Fomby was the honored guest for the evening. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Missouri and is currently professor of economics at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas.… Read More Ashdown Alumni Return Home for 13th Annual Banquet
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Brenda J. Miller, 72, of Foreman, AR passed away September 15, 2019 in Texarkana, TX. She was born June 21, 1947 in Ashdown, AR to the late A. V. and Vertie Prater. Mrs. Miller was a member of First Assembly of God in Foreman where she taught Sunday School, children’s church and kid’s crusade. She… Read More Obituary | Brenda Miller
James Fred (Gator) Stanton passed away to meet his Lord on Saturday, September 14th in Little River Nursing Home. He was born in Hope, Arkansas on December 12, 1941 and grew up in Saratoga, Arkansas. He grew up with the Church of Christ and was a Christian. He is preceded in death by his parents,… Read More Obituary | James Stanton
Long before anyone knew who Drew Carey was, there was a fella named Bob who hosted a little game show called, “The Price Is Right.” My grandmother loved and never missed Bob Barker and his game show. Full disclosure, I was a closet fan of the program. In the 1970s, it wasn’t very manly to… Read More The Price Was Right
Foreman Cafeteria Unveils New Culinary Plan By JESSIE SMITH LR News Contributor State Representative DeAnn Vaught visited Foreman High School and Oscar Hamilton Elementary on Sept. 5 to talk about the nature of her elected office, explain some of her bills and answer questions. Vaught started the day in a civics class at Foreman High… Read More State Representative Visits Foreman School District
By CAROLYN MYERS LR News Contributor After delivering meals to home-bound senior citizens and noting the lack of food in many homes, Ashdown/Foreman Senior Citizen Centers Director Paula Jewel had an idea that would help alleviate huger for that group of elderly citizens. She decided to initiate and promote a cereal drive throughout the month… Read More Sr. Center’s Director Initiates Plan to Make Sure Elderly Don’t Go Hungry
Ruby S. Harrington, 69, of Ashdown, AR departed this life to be with the Lord, Wednesday, September 11, 2019. She was born October 29, 1949 in Woodville, TX to the late Ray and Dorothy Harrington. She is preceded in death by her parents, one brother, Tom Harrington and a daughter, Lisa Marie Singleton. She is… Read More Obituary | Ruby Harrington
Each Thursday, the front page of the Little River News is posted along with more than 800 newspapers from around the world. The Little River News is proud to participate in the Today’s Front Pages online exhibit at the Newseum in Washington D.C. We hope our readers will make visiting Today’s Front Pages a part of their weekly Thursday morning routine. … Read More Today’s Front Page via the Newseum | September 12, 2019
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