Project Compassion

Peggy Williams with Project Compassion is now accepting donations for Christmas. They are in need of warm clothing and toiletries such as baby powder, toothbrush, toothpaste, etc. They ask that no liquid items be donated. Monetary donations are welcome. Please call Peggy Williams at 996-4738 to find out more.

Invitation for Thanksgiving Run

Sandy Johnson would like to invite everyone to come down to the square at 7 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day for the traditional Thanksgiving Run, Walk, Jog or Crawl.

Nashville Live at Excelsior

Wanda Lloyd will emcee for Nashville Live, a 7-piece band, at the Excelsior Building on Highway 253 on December 6. The free concert is open to the public and will run from 6:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. Everyone is invited.

Mansfield Christmas Parade

The City of Mansfield’s Annual Christmas Parade has been set for Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 2 pm. This years theme is ‘Hometown Christmas’. Line up will begin at the Mansfield Elementary School at 12:30 pm. For more info, contact Stephanie or Becky at the City Hall 479-928-5552.

A Christmas Carol in Van Buren

The Semi-annual production of "A Christmas Carol" by the Earthen Vessels Drama Company will be held at the King Opera House, 407 Main Street, Van Buren, Ark. on Friday, December 6, 2013 at 7 p.m., Saturday, December 7th at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., and Sunday, December 8th at 2:30 p.m.

This adaption of Charles Dickens’ famous play has been updated this year by the director, Jolene Barker, and her staff. The performances will last two hours including a 15 minute intermission with refreshments sold in the foyer.

Bulldog Christmas Parade

"A Bulldog Christmas Parade" presented by the Greenwood Chamber of Commerce will be held on December 9 at 7 p.m. The deadline to enter is December 6. Entries and rules are available through the Greenwood Chamber of Commerce.