2015 Chuckwagon Races

2015 Chuckwagon Races

National Championship Chuckwagon Races August 29th – September 6th, 2015 Adults: $30/day Saturday-Saturday; $20/day Sunday Children: Half Price Admission Each year, an estimated 20,000 people are on hand to watch the excitement of chuckwagon racing, bronc fanning, and the Snowy River Race. The Races are held Friday through Sunday every Labor Day weekend at the ...

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Family Movie Nights

Family Movie Nights

Free Movie/Fire Safety Night - Every Friday in August Sponsored by the Clinton Volunteer Fire Department Join us at Archey Fork Park (behind Subway) at dark. Everyone is welcome and concession stand will be open. Enjoy a movie with the kids and learn valuable fire safety tips that might save a life. ...

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Aerial Video

Aerial Video

Ever wonder what a bird's eye view of Greers Ferry Lake and shoreline would look like? Watch this stunning aerial footage courtesy of Cabins on the Cove Ozarks in Choctaw. Trouble viewing this video? Click here to watch it on YouTube Planning your next visit to the Lake? Check out these helpful ...

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Phase II River Restoration Complete

Phase II River Restoration Complete

Thursday, June 11, 2015: Clinton mayor Richard McCormac joined representatives from The Nature Conservancy, SWN, and other groups instrumental in completing the second phase of restoration of the Archey Fork of the Little Red River. The dedication ceremony included a tour of the improved shoreline and the newly opened trail ...

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2015 Greers Ferry Lake Area Guide

2015 Greers Ferry Lake Area Guide

2015 Greers Ferry Lake area guide The Greers Ferry Lake/Little Red River Tourism Association publishes an annual guide covering the 4-county area surrounding the Lake. The newest edition features nearly 80 pages of stunning photography showcasing the region’s natural attractions and local businesses & events, with special additions like an ...

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Little Red River

Little Red River

This stretch of Little Red River – South Fork in Van Buren County is 26.5 miles long and has been rated as a class II(III) section by American Whitewater. Some people prefer whitewater rafting and some kayaking, either way in this general area you’ll find lots of paddling places. The Little ...

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Greers Ferry Lake

Greers Ferry Lake

Greers Ferry Lake is located 65 miles north of Little Rock between Clinton and Heber Springs in the north central section of the state. It is accessible via U.S. Highway 65 and State Highway 5. Heber Springs, Clinton and other small communities around the lake offer lodging. Resorts, bed and breakfast, ...

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Chamber Newsletter / Previous page

A new addition to the Clinton City Park. The WW2, 1943 big gun is on loan to the City of Clinton by the Choctaw VFW. Sammy Ward has worked on securing the gun for two years & wanted to extend special thanks to VFW State Commander Scott Bramlett, Choctaw VFW Commander Bill Wells & Clinton Mayor Richard McCormac.

VFW Gun Clinton Park 2

VFW Gun Clinton Park

February 10th – A Quick Reminder – Anniversary Celebration & Ribbon Cutting at The Bookworm beginning at 11:30 AM today, with refreshments being served. Michele Cross, owner of The Bookworm is located at Hwy 65 South, in the Roger Heights Shopping Center, Suite#8 (behind KFC) in Clinton.

February 17th – Ribbon Cutting at L’ Attitude Bistro at 11:15 AM. New Chamber Member & owner Tammy Gunn has taken her catering business into her new restaurant, located at 1303 Hwy 65 S, suite 6 in the Roger Height’s Shopping Center, behind KFC. The Bistro serves good wholesome food with daily specials and is open for lunch & dinner Wednesday thru Saturdays from 11 to 7 & offers a Sunday brunch from 11 to 2. Check out their website at www.lattitudebistro.com or call 501-745-4888.

February 21st – Visitation and Service for U.S. Cpl C.G. Bolden Details are being worked out for honoring & escorting him to the Clinton Cemetery. The funeral is scheduled for February 21st at the high school auditorium beginning at 11 AM. The parade is being outlined & will be announced soon.

February 24th – After Prom Pie Supper & Auction at the Clinton High School beginning at 5:30 PM. Hastings Chicken dinner plus pie is $8; raffle tickets are also on sale for $1 each or 6 for $5. Proceeds benefit the After Prom Party. Call Karla Fultz at 253-5590 for details.

February 26th – We Love VBC will host a Wayfinding Charrette with The University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Services Breakthrough Solutions group headed by Mark Peterson and Team Cromwell. This meeting is to discuss signage for our community, it is free and open to the public. We will meet at the airport for a light dinner at 5:30; a video presentation will begin at 6:00. For more information call, Wendy Russ at 253-0019, or Jackie Sikes at 501-253-4716.

FYIJune’s Café is celebrating their first full year in business – stop by & add your congratulations! Nice job!

Deb’s Fashions – online at www.debsfashionsonline.com/SHOP for last minute clearance on jeans, skirts, ladies coats & prom dresses at only $99. Shop online for delivery to your door or store pickup, contact Deb at 501-745-3901 for details.

Library news: The library will be closed Presidents Day, Monday February 16, 2015. Construction on the new VBC Library begins this month; want to learn a new language – Ask the library staff about Mango Languages at 501/745-2100.

Trish Childers, Executive Director

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