The Pocahontas High School Redskin Marching Band at summer rehearsals. The band has been rehearsing in preparation for the 2020-2021 school year. (Submitted by Amanda Sutfin Assistant Band Director at Pocahontas High School.)
POCAHONTAS – According to the Arkansas Department of Health, Randolph County now has 44 active positive cases of COVID-19, which is down two from last week. The cumulative count, however, increased by 46 to 265 total cumulative cases as of Tuesday night.
POCAHONTAS – Following the Aug. 6 guilty plea by Rebecca O’Donnell in the murder case of former Arkansas Sen. Linda Collins, newly released documents support the theory money was the motive for killing Collins.
POCAHONTAS – With the upcoming Sept. 8 special election to determine whether patrons approve a 3.44 millage request for the construction of a new high school, the Pocahontas School District released additional information about what it means for voters.
POCAHONTAS – Four men were arrested late Friday night after Randolph County Sheriff’s Office deputies discovered methamphetamine, pills, guns and cash during two traffic stops.