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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...

School Board approves agreement with Rogers

Subscriber onlyThe School Board on Tuesday signed on to an agreement with the city related to an infrastructure project associated with construction of a school. Continue reading...

Bentonville School Board OKs elementary rezoning plan

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- The School Board on Monday unanimously approved a new attendance zone map to take effect when the next elementary school opens in fall 2019. Continue reading...

Northwest Arkansas school districts eye seventh-grade athletics

Subscriber onlyEfforts to launch seventh-grade sports programs are gaining momentum in some of Northwest Arkansas' largest school districts. Continue reading...

Haas Hall reports progress on diversity front

Subscriber onlyHaas Hall Academy continues working to diversify its student body, a school representative told the state Board of Education Thursday. Continue reading...

Bentonville school officials explain rezoning at forum

Subscriber onlyTurnout was light for Wednesday's public forum on school rezoning, though a few parents took the opportunity to express their displeasure over the changes administrators have proposed. Continue reading...

Bentonville School District adopts new lunch policy

Subscriber onlyStudents won't be denied a hot meal at school even if they lack the money in their account to pay for it. Continue reading...