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Nearly 600 runners and over 100 volunteers and staff converged over Denton Ferry Road for the 11th Annual White River Marathon for Kenya on Saturday, November 22, 2014.  Runners came from the four corners of the U.S. and everywhere in between, altogether representing 36 states, Puerto Rico and Ontario, Canada.... Read More »

Larry Jenkins of Ozark Mountain Trading Company grilled hotdogs and flipped burgers, while Shelley Baker of Fleur de Lis Salon graced us with wonderful cajun/creole appetizers for their joint Ribbon Cutting in downtown Cotter on August 29th.  Thanks to all who joined us and made this a joyous event.  Especially thank you to the new members of our community.  We wish you well.... Read More »

The 2014 Shawnee Supreme Boat Trout Invitational will be held at Cotter's Big Spring Park on Saturday March 8, 2014.  The Trout Invitational is a one day fishing tournament where both skilled and novice two man teams can come together to not only test their fishing skills against the competition but have a chance to be around other anglers who share the same passion all while enjoyi... Read More »

Another great showing at this years Annual Boy Scouts of America Canoe Race as the young adventurers and future explorers made there way through Cotter Ar on their way to completing a race that spanned over 100 miles.   To see this exciting event click on the video below.      Click to see the 2013 Canoe Race Video!... Read More »

The entire length of the White River watershed was recently named as the 2nd National Blueway in the country after the first was given to the Conneticut River.  After local discussions along with some politics this is what happened.   Click here to read more about this interesting article!... Read More »

The 2013 Shawnee Supreme Boat Tournament turned out to be a huge success even though all involved had to battle the cold and snowy elements. This year we had 56 teams who entered the tournament, all trying to earn the chance, to not only win the prize money but also have the opportunity to win a brand new Supreme L48 XP River Boat. This years winners of the Supreme boat ~ Jimmy Curtis and Ken... Read More »

The New Cotter Trout Festival Vendor Applications are now available below.  Don't miss an opportunity to showcase your business or organization while you share in the fun at the biggest event Cotter-Gassville Area Chamber of Commerce hosts.   The Cotter Trout Festival has been going on for years and is always a sure bet when it comes to fun, food, appealing music and entertainment. ... Read More »

Approximately 2,000 people gathered yesterday, September 22, on the RM Ruthven Bridge in Cotter, Arkansas in support of Hunger Action Month for Bridge Bash 2012 sponsored by the Food Bank of North Central Arkansas. While the goal of today’s event was to raise $50,000 and provide 250,000 meals. Food Bank Executive Director, Jeff Quick reported the event exceeded expectations raising $62,765. ... Read More »

The 2012 Shawnee Supreme Invitational Trout Tournament in conjunction with the Cotter-Gassville Area Chamber of Commerce was a huge success this year in Big Spring Park.  Food, fun, fishing and prizes were furnished for all involved and it was another fantasitic turnout this year.  With 67 two-man teams in the March tournament, competition was strong as entries were filled with both novi... Read More »