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Rogers School Board grants superintendent bonuses

Subscriber onlyThe School Board on Tuesday extended Superintendent Marlin Berry's contract by a year and rewarded him financially for his performance. Continue reading...

Bentonville West stadium gets first major donation

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- First National Bank of NWA has donated $150,000 to West High School's stadium project in exchange for naming rights to the field. Continue reading...

Charter chief resigns; Padgett heads school

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- The founding head of the city's first open-enrollment charter school resigned Jan. 4. Continue reading...

Washington County family determined to rebuild home hit by fire

Subscriber onlyCINCINNATI -- Valerie and Tim Wright could only watch Christmas Eve as a fire tore through much of the 1930s farmhouse they had spent almost seven years renovating. Continue reading...

Northwest Arkansas charter schools' application deadlines loom

Subscriber onlyThose interested in getting their children into one of Northwest Arkansas' four open-enrollment charter schools this fall need to apply soon. Continue reading...

Springdale charter school's founder resigns

Subscriber onlyThe founding head of the city's first open-enrollment charter school resigned last week. Continue reading...

Womack talks heroes, football and more at Bentonville middle school

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Heroes come in all shapes and sizes, Rep. Steve Womack told a gathering of sixth-graders Friday at Old High Middle School. Continue reading...

'Runway' bike park coming to Springdale's Jones Center

Subscriber onlyThe Jones Center plans to add a major amenity this year with the opening of a nearly 3-acre mountain bike skills park. Continue reading...

Bentonville School Board approves money for elementary site work

Subscriber onlyThe School Board on Tuesday unanimously approved spending up to $2.57 million on work preparing its Haxton Road property for the 12th elementary school. Continue reading...

Most Northwest Arkansas school districts prefer May for elections

Subscriber onlyAll but one of the 15 school districts in Benton and Washington counties will hold their school board elections in May. Continue reading...

Northwest Arkansas school choice festival returns

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- Organizers of the 2018 Northwest Arkansas School Choice Festival are looking to build on last year's inaugural event and provide more information about local educational options. Continue reading...

School District set for future

Subscriber onlyReading, writing, ’rithmetic and — real estate? Continue reading...

Aid worker praises Puerto Ricans' resolve

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Randy Edwards returned home to Fayetteville after weeks in Puerto Rico this fall amazed by the resilience of the people there. Continue reading...

Rogers Honors Academy picking up steam in second year

Subscriber onlyROGERS -- A recent out-of-state college visit opened Keiry Echeverria's eyes to the possibilities that await her after high school. Continue reading...

Fayetteville man sees Puerto Rico devastation up close

Subscriber onlyRandy Edwards returned home to Fayetteville after weeks in Puerto Rico this fall amazed by the resilience of the people there. Continue reading...

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