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Carin Schoppmeyer

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Barn dancers donate

Rain doesn’t dampen garden fun

Subscriber onlySome 450 Horses for Healing backers broke out their cowboy boots June 13 for the 23rd annual Barn Dance at the nonprofit organization's barn and covered arena in Bentonville, an event which brought in approximately $160,000. Continue reading...

Taste of Summer supports scholarships

Subscriber onlyTaste of Summer guests enjoyed a breezy sunset and cocktails on June 5 atop the Crossland Construction Company's offices in Rogers. Continue reading...

Legacy lives on

Therapist’s healing touch inspires former patient

Subscriber onlyThe inaugural doctor of physical therapy program in the state of Arkansas on Tuesday welcomed its first cohort of 24 students, who will begin the three-year program in August at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Northwest Campus in Fayetteville. Continue reading...

Support rains in for Soiree

Arts center announces gift

Subscriber onlyThe Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville welcomed Friends of the WAC on May 20 for a reception in their honor to show the arts center's appreciation for their support. Continue reading...

'You are worth protecting'

Saving Grace raises money to help raise young women

Subscriber onlyThe Butterflies and Blooms luncheon was bursting at the seams with some 1,400 guests attending the sixth annual benefit for Saving Grace of Northwest Arkansas, helping raise approximately $100,000. Continue reading...

Groups mark milestones

LifeSource serves 55,000 annually

Subscriber onlyThe men of Xi Chapter of Kappa Sigma celebrated 125 years on the University of Arkansas campus with three days of events April 23-26 in Fayetteville. Continue reading...

Kessler kicks up support

Center pays it forward

Subscriber onlyThe Pay It Forward Celebration on April 19 meant a $40,000 payday for the Northwest Arkansas Free Health Clinic. Some 150 supporters joined the nonprofit organization for the benefit dinner at Mermaids Seafood Restaurant in Fayetteville. Continue reading...

Towers takes theatrical turn

Woodward visits area

Subscriber onlyApril 10 found me making the rounds on the Fayetteville downtown square for three concurrent events. Continue reading...

Wine, roses, art help cancer patients

Subscriber onlyThe Donald W. Reynolds Cancer Support House in Fort Smith will open its doors April 25 for the 21st annual Wine and Roses benefit. Continue reading...

Groups laud leaders

Subscriber onlyWomen's groups in Washington County gathered together for the 17th annual Women's History Month banquet March 30 at The Chancellor Hotel in Fayetteville. The evening was an opportunity to laud four local leaders as Washington County Women in History. Continue reading...

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Clay and Cathy Bass attend Moonflowers and Mojitos.

Clay and Cathy Bass attend Moonflowers and Mojitos.

Published: June 28, 2015

Anne Rogers (from left), Mary McKinney, Brock Gearhart, Jeannine Brazzeal, Dick and Nancy Trammel an...

Anne Rogers (from left), Mary McKinney, Brock Gearhart, Jeannine Brazzeal, Dick and Nancy Trammel and Drew Collom help support the...

Published: June 21, 2015

Shasta Campbell (left) and Jentry Benedict help support the Northwest Arkansas Mercy Family YMCA.

Shasta Campbell (left) and Jentry Benedict help support the Northwest Arkansas Mercy Family YMCA.

Published: June 21, 2015

Tyler Clark (from left) visits with Elizabeth Prenger and Josh Mahony at the Little Free Library Gal...

Tyler Clark (from left) visits with Elizabeth Prenger and Josh Mahony at the Little Free Library Gala on June 4.

Published: June 14, 2015

Kalie Hollis, Girls on the Run scholarship recipient (second from left), is joined by her parents Ki...

Kalie Hollis, Girls on the Run scholarship recipient (second from left), is joined by her parents Kimbra Dearing and Travis Hollis...

Published: April 19, 2015

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