BRTC Kids’ College

Wednesday, 18 May 2016 by
Kids' College Flyer 2016

BRTC KIDS’ College June 13- 16, 2016 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Registration Deadline: Thursday, May 26 or Until Full (For Students going into Grades 1-6) Fee: $50 Per Student ($10 Discount for Additional child in same household) Registration: Will be held at Black River Technical College in the Continuing Education Building on College Drive, Pocahontas,

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Black River Technical College is excited to offer an Associate of Science in Agriculture beginning the Fall 2016 semester. The 2-year associate degree is designed to equip students with broad knowledge of the increasingly important area of agriculture and emphasizes the application of business and  scientific principles to the problems and issues of agriculture related

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Kiwanis Radio Auction

Tuesday, 08 March 2016 by

The 51st Corning Kiwanis Radio auction is going on this week from 4pm to 6pm on KBKG 93.5 FM. Call 870-857-6646 to bid!  


To celebrate their 10th anniversary, Sara House will be hosting the Blooms & Bows Gala Friday, April 1st at the M.B. Ainley, Jr. Community Center. Social time starts at 6pm followed by dinner at 6:30pm. There will be live entertainment along with a live and silent auction. Tickets are $25 each or you may purchase

Peco Job Fair

Monday, 07 March 2016 by

Peco Foods, Inc. will hold a job fair Thursday, March 10 from 10am to 8pm at Black River Technical College Randolph County Technical College. They will then hold job fairs the following dates: 4/19 – Further Processing 2nd Shift 5/17 – Sorters & Deboning 1st Shift 6/21 – Sanitation 3rd Shift 7/19 – Live Hang

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The Northeast Arkansas Regional Intermodal Facilities Authority is searching for an Executive Director. The Northeast Arkansas Regional Intermodal Facilities Authority believes that to achieve economic development success the region must present a unified front of community, business, government and civic leaders. Therefore, it is essential that the Authority be a leader among other organizations and

Bingo Balls and Numbers from a Bingo Card on Brown paper Background

Come out and support the American Cancer Society and your local Relay for Life April 2nd for a Bingo Night at Corning Park Elementary School. Doors open at 5:30pm and Bingo will begin at 6:30. Drinks and food will be for sale also. Admission is $10 per person. For more information, contact Peggy Reed 870-323-2182.

Art Show

Monday, 01 February 2016 by

The Corning Beautification Committee, along with the Corning School District Fine Arts Department will co-sponsor an Art Show on Sunday, February 14th, from 2:00-5:00 in the Park Elementary School Cafeteria. The theme for the show will be, “Have A Heart For Art.” This will showcase artwork from students as well as the community. Examples of

Illustration of volunteer firefighter or fire department Maltese cross symbol with firefighter tools symbol.

The Corning Vounteer Fire Department received a $10,000 grant from the Arkansas State Treasury Department. Funds will be used for turnouts and other supplies and providing firefighters with proper safety gear.

Sleepy new year baby

For the past 50 years, The Courier and businesses of the area have made a habit of waiting for such arrivals of Corning’s First Baby of the Year. Beginning Friday, January 1 the Courier launched this year’s First Baby contest in which the value of a $500 savings bond is issued to the family from