Area News

FFA ‘SANTA’ PROGRAM SEEKING DONATIONS

Perry County High School teacher Cindy Rogers has announced that the sixth annual FFA SANTA PROGRAM clothes, toys, a nd food collection drive is now underway and is requesting donations from all citizens of Perry County. The program is conducted by the Perry County High School FFA students, Cash Express, and Sisterhood Riders. Rogers, faculty…

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DRUG ARREST MADE NEAR COUNTY SCHOOLS IN LINDEN

On Tuesday, November 7, 2017, around 9:00 p.m., Chief Deputy Rosson, Narcotics Investigator Joe Donaldson, and Deputy Kirk Wood were working drug interdiction when a traffic stop was made in Linden near Perry County schools. Officers noticed the driver making furtive movements in the vehicle once it came to a stop. The driver, Susan Janelle…

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SENIOR CENTER FUNDRAISER

Perry County Senior Center will be having a fundraiser this Saturday, November 18, starting at 4:00 p.m. with an evening of music and chili. Tickets are $10 at the door or may be purchased in advance from Martha Mitchener at the Bank of Perry County, or at the Linden Senior Center. Herbert Hinson and his…

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SHERIFF WEEMS RESPONDS TO QUESTIONS FROM PUBLIC

Perry County Sheriff Nick Weems submitted the following piece to the Buffalo River Review in response to questions he is often asked by the general public. “’Sheriff, what is wrong with people? What is this world coming to? How do we fix this problem?’ “These questions are asked to me almost daily and are becoming…

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