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Tyler Wilson football camp set for July 7-9

Tennessee Titans

By Richard White Former Greenwood High School quarterback Tyler Wilson, who played his college ball at the University of Arkansas and is now a member of the NFL’s Tennessee Titans, will hold a football camp in July for area youths. The focus of instruction for the three-day event will be on quarterbacks and receivers. Camp dates are July 7-9 for ... Read More »

At the Library: “FIZZ, BOOM, READ!”

Fizz Boom Read

Children of all ages are invited to experiment and explore this summer as the Sebastian County Library presents “FIZZ, BOOM, READ!” during the summer library program.  Registration for the free program began June 2 and will continue through the end of the program on July 31.  Children must be 4 years of age or older to participate in the program. ... Read More »

Sebastian County 2014 Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics

The Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics is the largest grassroots fundraising program benefiting Special Olympics.  In 1981, Chief Richard LaMunyon of the Wichita, Kansas Police Department saw an urgent need to raise funds  and awareness of Special Olympics.  Chief LaMunyon conceived the idea of the Torch Run to involve law enforcement in Special Olympics by running the torch ... Read More »

Troop 54 Earns Awards


Greenwood’s historic Soy Scout Troop 54 went to “Camporee” put on by the Razorback District. At the competition, the “Eagle Patrol” won First place and the “Golden Pot Award” over the whole camp of competitors. The “Tomahawks Patrol” won Third Place and the “Rattler Patrol” won First place and “Most Scout Spirit Award” over the whole camp of 96 boys! ... Read More »

Local Boys & Girls Club…Dine out at Bob Evans


Let’s Help the Local Boys & Girls Club…Dine out at Bob Evans! Greenwood is all about kids. The community is progressive and prosperous. Our Boys & Girls Club serves over 1300 members. The ball fields (and the parking lots) are full all summer. The gym is packed during basketball season and the after-school program is growing to beyond the capabilities ... Read More »

Randy Luke Davis Buddy Bass Fishing Tournament a Big Success!

Helping with the Tournament were Randy Luke Davis’ mother, Robbie Davis; his wife, Beth; and his sister Darlene Hayden.

*Editor’s Note: The April 9 issue of The Greenwood Tradition proudly promoted a tournament to raise funds for scholarships in memory of the late randy Luke Davis. The proceeds go to help EMT’s like randy with the costs associated with their training. Here’s a follow-up on the event’s success. Dozens of fishermen took to the waves in support of the ... Read More »

Vache Grasse News – Golf Team Booster 3-Person Scramble


Saturday, April 26th was the Greenwood (GHS) Golf Team Booster 3-Person Scramble, played at Vache Grasse CC.   This tournament helps the GHS Golf Team so much.  Coach Williams really appreciated everyone’s hard work putting this together, and the Hole Sponsors and Volunteers that made this such a successful golf tournament.   Even the weather cooperated, and that is really saying something! Winners: First Flight  1st ... Read More »

Vache Grasse Kicks Off Women’s Golf League

left to right  -- Carla Pittman, Willa Mills, Nancy Nauert (in the back) Mary Rogers(front row) Dottie Miller, Vicki Hatcher, Jan Eoff, Joann Tole (back), Ruby Carr, Bessie Pugh.

In spite of the rain, snow, ice, sleet, thunder and lightning:  we were still able to have “Open House” at the Pro Shop.  If you missed it due to weather, come by and check it out.  Golf Season has officially begun, even though the weather has been the worse in all my golf memories. Are you one of the many ... Read More »

Pro Shop Renovations Taking Place at Vache Grasse

The Pro Shop at Vache Grasse is having an indoor facelift. This is the beginning of a new look for the club. We are calling this “Phase 1” and we will move forward with “Phase 2” in the future. We are very excited with “Phase 1” and invite everyone to our OPEN HOUSE Sunday afternoon, March 2nd.Come check us out! Open House will ... Read More »

Miss Teen Arkansas Visits with Cotillion Students

Lauren Weaver

The Greenwood Junior Cotillion was honored to have the newly crowned Miss Teen Arkansas USA 2014 and current Greenwood Junior Teen Leader speak at both sessions of the GJC  this past weekend!!!  Now a senior at Greenwood High School, Miss Weaver spoke to the students about how the social skills and etiquette learned at the Greenwood Junior Cotillion since she ... Read More »

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