Police Reports

The following are specific reports chosen from hundreds received daily, according to the Searcy Police Department:
Tuesday, July 11
8:53 a.m. -- Police responded to the area of Race Avenue and Gum Street regarding a two-vehicle . . . more »


Musical at Center on the Square

Housekeeper Mrs. Medlock, played by Dorothy Hatfield, brings Mary Lennox, played by Brianna Foust, to her uncle's Yorkshire house, where she befriends her invalid cousin and together they uncover the secrets of their family's past in Center on the Square's musical production of "The Secret Garden." The Center on the Square, at 219 W. Arch Ave., will perform the musical Friday and Saturday and Aug. 4-5 at 7:30 p.m. and Aug. 6 at 1:30 p.m. Ticket prices are $18 for the show only and $35 for a meal and the show. Senior citizen (55-plus), students, and military personnel receive a $1.50 discount. Tickets can be purchased at centeronthesquare.org or by phone at (501) 368-0111.

Jamie Williams/jwilliams@thedailycitizen.com

Police Reports

The following are specific reports chosen from hundreds received daily, according to the Searcy Police Department:
Monday, July 10
8:56 a.m. -- Police responded to the 2800 block of East Race Avenue regarding a counterfeit . . . more »


Roasting peanuts in style

White County Historical SocietyMartin Gehring, a volunteer at Pioneer Village, which features the historical society's collection of 19th century buildings and artifacts on Higginson Street in Searcy, dished up roasted peanuts from a 19th century peanut roasting cart during a recent open house. Four years ago, Gehring received the "Volunteer of the Year" award for his restoration work and participation in the various village events.

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Health Inspections - July 25, 2017

The following health inspections were conducted in White County:
Wednesday, July 12
• Southern Maid Donuts & Diner, 105 Pinewood E. in Bald Knob, was cited for adequate handwashing facilities not supplied or accessible (one . . . more »