106.5 Outlaw Country presenting David Lynn Jones with the Billy Joe French Band

Get ready for a special night of music and dancing Saturday, May 29, at the Hardy Civic Center with singer-songwriter David Lynn Jones (pictured above, center) and the Billy Joe French Band. Jones and French will be joined on stage by Tim Crouch (far right), Eddie Cooper, Dennis Horton, Chuck Young, and Ken Loggains (left). …

Gap expands into home under new partnership with Walmart

NEW YORK (AP) — Gap will begin selling a new home goods line exclusively through Walmart’s website next month under a multi-year partnership. The collection of more than 400 items is Gap’s first venture into the home category and it’s selling everything from bedding and bath goods to home decor. The collection will appear on …

Florida sued by tech companies over law to ban social media content blocking

On Thursday, two groups representing online companies such as Twitter and Facebook sued the state of Florida over a new law that seeks to punish large social media platforms if they remove content or ban politicians. Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill Monday that will allow the state to fine large social media sites …

Senate Republicans make revised counteroffer of $928 billion infrastructure spending

Senate Republicans announced Thursday their revised counteroffer of a $928 billion infrastructure spending plan. President Biden had reduced his initial infrastructure proposal by $600 billion — down from $1.7 trillion — in his latest compromise to Republicans. The president said he wanted at least $1 trillion in an infrastructure plan over an eight-year period. Biden …

Senate Republicans make infrastructure counteroffer to Biden of $928 billion

Senate Republicans announced Thursday their revised counteroffer of a $928 billion infrastructure spending plan. President Biden had reduced his initial infrastructure proposal by $600 billion — down from $1.7 trillion — in his latest compromise to Republicans. The president said he wanted at least $1 trillion in an infrastructure plan over an eight-year period. Biden …

Senate Republicans make infrastructure counteroffer to Biden of $928 billion

  Senate Republicans announced Thursday their revised counteroffer of a $928 billion infrastructure spending plan. President Biden had reduced his initial infrastructure proposal by $600 billion — down from $1.7 trillion — in his latest compromise to Republicans. The president said he wanted at least $1 trillion in an infrastructure plan over an eight-year period. …

Brooklyn Nets’ Jeff Green out for at least 10 days with plantar fascia injury

Brooklyn Nets head coach Steve Nash said Thursday that veteran forward Jeff Green has been diagnosed with a strained plantar fascia, and will be reevaluated in 10 days. The injury will at least keep Green out through the rest of the first-round series, with Game 7 scheduled for June 5 if necessary. Green suffered the …

NY Mets’ pitcher Noah Syndergaard to miss 6 weeks because of elbow inflammation

NY Mets manager Luis Rojas says that right-hander Noah Syndergaard will not throw for six weeks after an MRI revealed right elbow inflammation. Syndergaard, who underwent Tommy John surgery last year, was just a few weeks away from rejoining the Mets before he left his second rehab start with Class A St. Lucie after just …

Obituary: Clifford Leon Timbs

Clifford Leon Timbs, 50, of Batesville, AR, passed away Sunday, May 23, 2021. He was born Oct. 7, 1970, in Osceola, Arkansas to Houston and Linda Timbs. Cliff enjoyed spending time outdoors, especially fishing, hunting, and gardening. He also loved going to casinos. But most of all, Cliff enjoyed spending time with his family at …

Lawsuit filed challenging Arkansas’ near-total abortion ban

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Abortion rights supporters are suing Arkansas to challenge the state’s near-total ban on the procedure. The American Civil Liberties Union and Planned Parenthood on Wednesday asked a federal judge to strike down the new new, which takes effect July 28. The measure bans all abortions except those to protect the …