Local notes: UAMS offers stress-reduction program

Cemetery The Mount Comfort Cemetery Association held its annual meeting April 12 outside at the cemetery pavilion. Officers elected were Terry Davis of Bentonville, president; Donald Hatfield of Prairie Grove, vice president; Peggy Hatfield Prairie Grove, secretary/treasurer; and Carol Guist of Fayetteville, cemetery historian. The budget for 2021 was approved, […]

Owner vows to repair damaged carriage house at Roslyn Mansion; ‘We’re committed to fixing it’ | Local News

Designed by famed Lancaster architect C. Emlen Urban, the circa-1896 Roslyn mansion property at Marietta and North President avenues had been extensively rehabilitated by late 2018 under new owners who bought it 2016.  Yet even as the Historic Preservation Trust of Lancaster County was giving the home its 2018 Lancaster […]

Pocosin Arts announces May, June classes | Local

Pocosin Arts is kicking off its new online woodworking with a true standout instructor: Master woodturner, sculptor, and instrument-maker Beth Ireland. The Introduction to Woodturning class will be held May 21 and 28. Ireland holds an Master’s of Fine Arts from Massachusetts College of Art and Design, and has run […]

How COVID-19 affected local business

The pandemic has significantly impacted area businesses, restaurants and entertainment venues, many of which have lost revenue while others closed. As the community reflects on a year full of restrictions, local organizations consider the lessons they’ve learned and their outlook for the future. Midland’s businesses have faced struggles this past […]