US Senator John Boozman's staff presented four veterans and/or their families with medals earned while serving in the military.
Some medals were replacements, others, such as the Bronze Star presented to Albert Morgan, were awarded for the first time.
The 3rd River Valley Duathlon may not occur until Sunday, April 26, but the early deadline for registration is less than a month away for the 5k/11.8 mile/5k run/bike race.
After a lengthy process, the city has narrowly given the go-ahead to sell property that was the site of a construction project that turned sour.
After months of discussion and two votes, the Fort Smith Board of Directors voted to sell the city-owned property that is the former River Valley Sports Complex.