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2017 Firefighter of the Year

Caption for photo:  L-R 2017 Firefighter of the Year Lance Terry with Greenwood Fire Chief Stewart Bryan

2017 “Firefighter of the Year” Veteran firefighter Lance Terry has been selected by his peers as “Firefighter of the Year” for 2017. Terry is a First Responder and is the Chief Training Officer of the department where he serves as a member of the Swift Water Rescue Team and is a High Angle Rope Technician. Terry is a seventh generation ... Read More »

Troop 1989

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Troop 1989 On January 13th, 13 members of Troop 1989 earned their Welding Merit Badge from UAFS Instructor Jason Keys.  Mr. Keys is a graduate of Greenwood High School. Read More »

Quiz Bowl


Quiz Bowl The Greenwood Freshman Center Quiz Bowl Team went undefeated on their way to a First Place finish at the 6A Regional Tournament. (pictured) The Greenwood Junior High Team took fourth place. Both teams qualified for the 6A Junior Finals Tournament on February 21, 2018. Freshman team members Jonathan Ivey and Riley Farr, and Junior High player Eden Adams ... Read More »

Greenwood Rodeo!

Greenwood Rodeo June 30-July 1 All the thrills and excitement of rodeo returns to Greenwood June 30 as the annual event brought to the community by the Greenwood Round-Up Club turns on the lights at welcomes rodeo fans. This year, Chigger Valley Rodeo Company of Magazine, Arkansas will provide all the atmosphere and livestock and this promises to be a ... Read More »

Leaders, Legends and Legacies: Water in Greenwood

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Leaders, Legends and Legacies: Water in Greenwood. Building a town, building a home, building a family or building a future requires looking forward. Way forward. In this world of pollution, global warming, hazardous waste, resource depletion and exponential population growth, it is not too difficult to imagine that water is the next gold. Eventually, science will devise an economically feasible ... Read More »

SAVE THE DATE! Microchip Clinic June 3rd

SAVE THE DATE! Microchip Clinic June 3rd Greenwood Veterinary Clinic, Dr. Matthew Singer 806 West Center Street (479)996-4046 Microchip Clinic Saturday, June 3rd from 9am-noon $25 per dog (originally $42) *While supplies lasts* Read More »

Clock Tower Gets New Roof

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Clock Tower Gets New Roof The clock tower in the Town Square has been outfitted with a new metal roof to help protect it from the elements and give it a more completed look. The roof, the work of Erecta Shelters was installed early Tuesday morning. The enhancement is part of a plan developed eight years ago as a part ... Read More »

Doss Unveils Eagle Scout Project

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Eagle Scout Project Unveiled   The South Sebastian County Historical Society, friends and family joined Michael Doss of Greenwood’s Boy Scout Troop #1989 in the presentation of his Eagle Scout Project-the newly crafted front porch of the Vineyard Cabin at Greenwood’s downtown Historical District.   Moved to Greenwood from its original location on Highway 10 west of town, the Vineyard ... Read More »

Sebastian Countywide Spring Cleanup Campaign

Sebastian Countywide Spring Cleanup Campaign Story Submitted Spring is in the air and that means it’s time for our Spring Cleanup Campaign.  Residents of Sebastian County are making plans this month to pick up litter, tackle illegal dumps and do whatever else it takes to put a shine on Sebastian County, according to County Judge David Hudson. This countywide cleanup ... Read More »

Arkasnsas 4-H State Record Book Winners!

Arkansas 4-H State Record Book Winners Story Submitted Congratulations to Emily Branum and Kacey Frederick on their Arkansas 4-H state winning Advanced Record Books. Branum and Frederick’s 4-H Advanced Record Books were judged by a committee in January. Both were selected as Advanced Record Book finalists. After an extensive interview process, Branum was chosen as a state Advanced Record Book ... Read More »

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