Tagged: boone county

40 Arkansas Lawmakers Back Anti-Casino Campaign

by Associated Press 9/12/2016 1:34 pm

Forty state legislators are opposing a ballot measure that would legalize casinos in three Arkansas counties.

Harrison Hospital Fights Assessor’s Tax Ruling

by Mark Friedman 8/22/2016 12:00 am

North Arkansas Medical Services Inc. of Harrison has appealed the Boone County assessor’s decision not to grant tax-exempt status for one of its medical clinics.

Special Election to Fill Vacant Arkansas State Senate Seat

by Associated Press 1/13/2015 9:22 am

Voters in Newton and Pope counties and parts of Boone, Carroll and Van Buren counties go to the polls Tuesday in the District 16 race. The seat is open because of the resignation of former Sen. Michael Lamoreux after he was named chief of staff for Gov.-elect Asa Hutchinson.

Peasant Dreams: ‘Medieval’ Castle in the Ozarks Presents Grand Illusion

by George Waldon 3/4/2013 12:00 am

The Ozark Medieval Castle in Boone County was supposed to be a 20-year project of ancient construction that would attract thousands of tourists each year. However, it attracted few visitors, was built with modern equipment and was shuttered after four years.

Rabies

by The Associated Press 2/20/2012 8:27 am

Lack of vaccinations leave some animals foaming at the mouth.