Poker run funPoker run fun: The Ride the Ridge Poker Run was in full swing all day on Saturday. The event offered many activities, such as the short race for motorcyclists. Above, three bikers compete in the short race event in which they must slowly proceed forward without putting their feet down. Plenty of food was also served up at the poker run, including Boston butts and tons of crawfish. Ethan Haynes cracks open a crawfish at the airport. More pictures from the event can be found on Page 8 of today’s Times-Herald. Photos by Brodie Johnson
First responders sent for treatment from wreck scene - Six first responders were treated Friday night after being exposed to formic acid being hauled by an 18-wheeler that was involved in a crash Friday afternoon on Highway 70 East near Shearerville.
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FCAHS offers grants for spaying, neutering - Area pet owners have a new resource for getting pets the birth control care they need and for preventing unwanted pet pregnancies.
SFC Emergency Food and Shelter Committee applies for next phase of federal funding - Several area organizations turned in applications for federal funding from the Emergency Food and Shelter Program during a meeting of the St. Francis County Emergency Food and Shelter Committee Thursday afternoon.
Deadline to register to vote for primary is Monday - Area residents have until Monday to register to vote during the May 22 Preferential Primary.