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Inclusion Film Camp for teens comes to Bentonville

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Justine James sat at a desk Wednesday surrounded by people pointing video and audio equipment at her. She had a line in the short movie she and some other high school students were making. Continue reading...

Publication ranks Northwest Arkansas' Haas Hall 60th best high school in nation

Subscriber onlyHaas Hall Academy of Fayetteville cracked the top 100 in the latest rankings of the nation's high schools by U.S. News & World Report. Continue reading...

Publication ranks Haas Hall 60th best high school in nation

Subscriber onlyHaas Hall Academy of Fayetteville cracked the top 100 in the latest rankings of the nation's high schools by U.S. News & World Report. Continue reading...

Local libraries to offer telescopes

Subscriber onlyTo check out the moon and stars, patrons may soon check out a telescope from a nearby library. Continue reading...

Bentonville band to see change in leadership

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Tim Hendrix will be the next leader of the Bentonville High School band. Continue reading...

Rogers School Board recommits to middle school athletic move

Subscriber onlyThe School Board agreed Tuesday to stick with a plan to incorporate more sports into the school day for eighth-graders. Continue reading...

Bentonville School Board hears pleas for choral staff help

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Students and parents showed up at Monday's School Board meeting to plead for an additional staff member for Bentonville High School's choral program. Continue reading...

Northwest Arkansas Community College offers new vision

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- A newly proposed vision statement for Northwest Arkansas Community College is much simpler than the current one. Continue reading...

Bentonville schools to get fencing this summer

Subscriber onlyA School District official said he hopes to install fencing on the playgrounds at six elementary schools this summer to address student safety. Continue reading...

Bentonville principal named a master

Subscriber onlyA Bentonville educator is one of the state's newest master principals. Continue reading...

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English teacher Cristina Cox (left) gives seventh-grader Savannah Robinson, 13, some tips on writing...

English teacher Cristina Cox (left) gives seventh-grader Savannah Robinson, 13, some tips on writing an essay during Thursday’s me...

Published: April 10, 2017

Members of the Bentonville School Board met Monday and heard a presentation on the Lead Higher Initi...

Members of the Bentonville School Board met Monday and heard a presentation on the Lead Higher Initiative, a program to help stude...

Published: March 7, 2017

 Travis Riggs, Bentonville School Board president, discusses the School District's request for a mil...

Travis Riggs, Bentonville School Board president, discusses the School District's request for a millage increase Friday as Superi...

Published: February 18, 2017

Blake Matthews (right), a science and technology teacher at Washington Junior High School, and eight...

Blake Matthews (right), a science and technology teacher at Washington Junior High School, and eighth-grader Spencer Stevens, 14, ...

Published: February 7, 2017

Blake Matthews (right), a science and technology teacher at Washington Junior High School, and eight...

Blake Matthews (right), a science and technology teacher at Washington Junior High School, and eighth-grader Spencer Stevens, 14, ...

Published: February 6, 2017

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