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Rogers foundation names 2017 Wall of Distinction honorees

Subscriber onlyFormer school Superintendent Janie Darr will be among four names added to the Rogers Public Education Foundation's Wall of Distinction next year. Continue reading...

'Future' forum sheds light on Northwest Arkansas job market

Subscriber onlyCENTERTON -- Bentonville School District Superintendent Debbie Jones, speaking Tuesday during an event focused on employment opportunities in the region, encouraged parents to help their children think through their career options. Continue reading...

Bentonville after-school program seeks to keep kids engaged

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Long after most of Bentonville High School had emptied out Monday afternoon, a few dozen students were getting to know each other over snacks and games. Continue reading...

Bonus helps entice minorities to Rogers teaching jobs

Subscriber onlyROGERS -- The School District this summer paid its first bonus to an employee through a grant intended to help attract and retain Hispanic educators. Continue reading...

Forum will address Northwest Arkansas job market

Subscriber onlyThe Bentonville School District will host an event next week to help inform the community on employment opportunities for Northwest Arkansas graduates. Continue reading...

Homecoming parade returning to Bentonville

Subscriber onlyThe homecoming parade is coming home after a decade-long absence. Continue reading...

Rogers teacher named a 'commander'

Subscriber onlyMartin Resendiz has achieved a level of popularity not many other teachers in the country can claim. Continue reading...

Turnover coming to NWACC board

Subscriber only The Northwest Arkansas Community College Board of Trustees will have at least two new members starting in January after board Chairman Daniel Shewmaker and trustee Keven Anderson opted not to run for re-election. Continue reading...

New faces to join school boards in Bentonville, Rogers

Subscriber onlyVoters on Tuesday picked one new member for both the Bentonville and Rogers school boards. Another board race in Rogers is headed to a runoff election. Continue reading...

Turnover coming to Northwest Arkansas Community College board

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- The Northwest Arkansas Community College Board of Trustees will have at least two new members starting in January after board Chairman Daniel Shewmaker and trustee Keven Anderson opted not to run for re-election. Continue reading...

Welding catches on in Gravette

Subscriber onlyMirielle Still likes the challenges she encounters in welding class, but she admits to getting some satisfaction out of "showing up all the boys" when it comes to practicing the skill. Continue reading...

Cars donated to help drive attendance rates up at Bentonville, Rogers schools

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- With a good attendance record and a little bit of luck, three Northwest Arkansas high school students will drive away at the end of this school year with a new car. Continue reading...

Rogers School Board OKs $130.8 million budget

Subscriber onlyThe School Board on Thursday unanimously approved a budget for the 2016-17 school year amid news of unexpectedly high enrollment growth. Continue reading...

Northwest Arkansas school board candidates report spending

Subscriber onlyA candidate for Bentonville School Board has spent more than twice as much on his campaign as his two opponents combined, according to pre-election campaign finance reports filed within the past week. Continue reading...

Northwest Arkansas Community College president receives raise, bonus

Subscriber onlyThe Northwest Arkansas Community College Board on Monday approved a 1 percent raise and a 4.5 percent bonus for President Evelyn Jorgenson. Continue reading...

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