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Ouachita National Forest employee receives 2017 Regional Forester’s Honor Award
Scott Saunders, a timber management assistant on the Ouachita National Forest received the 2017 Regional Forester’s Honor Award, during a ceremony at the Atlanta Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort in Stone Mountain, Ga., Nov. 2. This year’s theme “Building a Legacy – Commitment to Excellence”, acknowledges Forest Service employees, work units, partnerships, and groups who have demonstrated a commitment in restoring, sustaining, and/or enhancing forestlands and natural resources in the Southern Region.

Ouachita National Forest employee receives 2017 Regional Forester’s Honor Award
The Waldron Area Chamber of Commerce will hold their regular membership meeting on Thursday, November 16 at JR’s Charbroiler starting at noon.
State Representative Marcus Richmond will be the featured speaker during the meeting. According to Chad Owen, chamber president, Richmond will be speaking about upcoming changes and proposals within the floor. Richmond will also be available to answer questions during the meeting.

Making Christmas bright in the Ouachitas
“Making Christmas Bright in the Ouachitas” is this year’s theme for the Annual Christmas parade.

Annual Christmas Treasure Hunt has begun
The $500 Christmas Treasure Hunt began this past Friday with the first clue being listed at The Waldron News office.   “Be watching the poster at the Waldron News Office to find out where you can get the clues,” shared Sherry Johnston, City Clerk Treasurer.

Barbara J. Stringer
Barbara J. Stringer December 19, 1939 - November 9, 2017