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Burger Bliss in Russellville: The Top 3 Burgers You Need to Taste
In this article, we explore three exceptional burgers found in Russellville. Have you had the chance to savour any of these culinary delights? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
Nonprofit serving homeless Arkansans receives $1.25 million grant
A new grant will go toward one Arkansas nonprofit’s mission of better serving people experiencing homelessness in the state. The $1.25 million grant from the Bezos Day 1 Families Fund will go to the Arkansas River Valley Area Council, or ARVAC, based in Russellville. ARVAC CEO Stephanie Garner says...
Today the gas price is close to $2.79 in Dover as of 2023-11-28. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.246, a week ago the price is $3.295 , according to AAA.
Hattieville: A Testament to Frontier Spirit and Perseverance
Nestled in the heart of Arkansas, Hattieville's origins are a vivid portrait of the American frontier's humble beginnings. Named after Hattie Herring, a revered postmistress, the town's history is intertwined with the early development of Arkansas. The settlement attracted pioneers with the promise of opportunity and growth, gradually establishing fundamental community institutions.
ATU Russellville Campus to Host Annual Holiday Party for Faculty and Staff on December 6
Arkansas Tech University (ATU) will hold its annual faculty and staff holiday party on December 6, 2023, at the Russellville campus. The event is scheduled for 2 p.m. in the Chambers Cafeteria West Dining Room and will include refreshments and a holiday sweater competition.
#theGAC WOMEN’S AND MEN’S BASKETBALL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK (WEEK THREE)
RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. – The Great American Conference announced the women’s and men’s basketball players of the week for the third week of the 2023-24 season. Northwestern Oklahoma State’s Faith Simpson and Southern Nazarene’s Lauryn Reither shared the Women’s award while Southeastern Oklahoma State’s Robert Briley claimed the Men’s honor.
The Haunting Legend of the Blackwell Ghost: Arkansas's Eerie Tale
Deep in the heart of Blackwell, AR, a spectral tale of the 'Blackwell Ghost' sends shivers down the spines of those who gather around the campfire. This eerie legend, deeply rooted in the town's history, tells of a ghastly apparition said to haunt an old house with a sinister past. The story, a campfire staple, continues to be passed down through generations, captivating the imagination of locals and visitors alike.
ATU Invites Russellville Residents for Free Photos With Santa and Mascot Jerry on Dec. 8
The Arkansas Tech University Alumni Relations Office is hosting an event called 'Pictures with Santa and Jerry the Bulldog' on December 8, from 3:30-6 p.m. It will take place at the Hull Building Student Union on the ATU campus in Russellville. The event is free and welcomes all ATU alumni, students, faculty, staff, community members, and their families. Attendees can take photos with Santa Claus and Jerry, the ATU mascot. For more details, call (479) 968-0242 or email email@example.com.Visit here for more details.
Danville's Journey Through Time: A Tapestry of Tradition and Progress
Nestled in the heart of the San Ramon Valley, the city of Danville was founded in 1874, and since then has developed a rich historical narrative that is woven into every street and building. The Yell County Courthouse, a crowning jewel of this narrative, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, symbolizing Danville's architectural heritage. The city's origins, marked by the settling of the Native Americans and the influx of Gold Rush adventurers, have paved the way for a diverse and resilient community.
Arkansas Tech University to Launch Hybrid LPN-to-BSN Program for Local Nurses in Fall 2024
Arkansas Tech University (ATU) plans to offer licensed practical nurses (LPNs) a new path to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. The ATU Department of Nursing will launch a hybrid LPN-to-BSN program in fall 2024. The program will include online courses and clinical hours, split equally between simulation and preceptorship. Clinical placement will be tailored based on the LPN's location and work experience.
Breakfast During Finals Returns December 7-12
Arkansas Tech University alumni and friends will serve breakfast during finals to ATU students, faculty and staff at the conclusion of the fall 2023 semester. Volunteers will serve items such as muffins, donuts and fruit to ATU students, faculty and staff from 7:30-9:30 a.m. on the following dates and in the following buildings:
Arkansas Tech University Geology Students Enhance Learning with Annual Field Trip
The geology program at Arkansas Tech University (ATU) has been organizing an annual field trip for over 30 years. This trip allows geology majors to visit various geological sites over six days. The aim is to supplement classroom learning and encourage students to explore new areas of interest. Students appreciate this trip as it allows them to interact with their peers and professors outside the classroom, and explore geological features not found in Arkansas.
The Legend of 'Whitey': Unraveling the Mystery of the Arkansas River Monster
For over a century, the Arkansas River near Knoxville has been the epicenter of tales revolving around a mysterious creature known as 'Whitey,' the Arkansas River Monster. First sighted in 1915, this legendary beast has been a cornerstone of local folklore, captivating not just the residents, but also visitors drawn by the mystery. The earliest accounts describe a massive creature with gray, slimy skin, and a size 'as big as a boxcar,' a description that has fueled the legend's growth and the community's fascination.
Friday Deadline to Apply for Study Abroad Scholarships
Friday, Dec. 1, 2023, is the deadline for Arkansas Tech University students to apply for study abroad scholarships for spring 2024 and summer 2024. All ATU students with an interest in participating in short-term study abroad programs in spring 2024 or summer 2024 are encouraged to apply. Students may receive up to $2,000 for any short-term study abroad program led by an ATU faculty member.
Experience Russellville through its BBQ: 4 Places to Ignite Your Taste Buds
This article presents a tour of four exceptional barbecue spots in Russellville. Have you had the chance to taste the delicacies at any of these places? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Save the Dates: Executive VP Candidate Open Forums
Arkansas Tech University faculty, staff and students are invited to open forums with candidates for the position of executive vice president for academic affairs and provost. The open forums are scheduled for 1:30 p.m. on the following dates:. Monday, Dec. 4 (Doc Bryan Student Services Center room 180) Tuesday, Dec....
ATU's Feast of Carols 2023: A Community Celebration of Holiday Music and Fundraiser for Local Students
The 2023 Arkansas Tech University (ATU) Feast of Carols concert is scheduled for Sunday, December 3, at 2:30 p.m. in the Witherspoon Auditorium, according to Dr. Ben Johns, ATU's visiting director of choral activities. The concert is free for the public and will feature performances by the ATU Choral Artists, ATU University Singers, ATU Concert Chorale, and ATU Brass Choir, conducted by Johns and Dr. Jon Clements, professor of music.
A Service of Lessons and Carols set for Dec. 6
University of the Ozarks will present its annual time-honored Christmas tradition, A Service of Lessons and Carols, at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 6, in Munger-Wilson Memorial Chapel. There is no cost to attend the service and the public is invited to attend. The service will feature the University Choir,...
Local Students Shine at ATU's Annual Band Member for a Day Event
Arkansas Tech University (ATU) held its yearly Band Member for a Day event on November 11, 2023, with 674 attendees. The event took place on the ATU campus in Russellville and gave high school and junior high band students a chance to perform with the ATU marching band during a home football game.
Support Local Student Entrepreneurs at the ATU Business Market this Friday
Arkansas Tech University's Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Collegiate and Main Street Russellville will host a student business market on Friday, Dec. 1, from 6-9 p.m. The event will be at the Russellville Train Depot and will coincide with Main Street Russellville’s Holiday Glow Art Walk.