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Chamber Member Spotlight

 

Sevier County Fair Association

It’s County Fair Time Again!!! The Sevier County Fair Association would like to invite everyone to the 77th Annual Sevier County Fair.  The dates for the fair are August 16th through August 23rd.  The fair kicked off on August 16th with the pageants and continues with the livestock show, commercial booths, educational exhibits, and more.  Wednesday from 6pm to 11pm carnival rides are just $1 each.  The annual Professional Dodge Rodeo is Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights.  Thursday night at the rodeo is Senior Citizen Night and Thursday through Saturday 6pm-11pm ride all the rides you want with the purchase of an arm band for $20.00.  The Sevier County Fair Association hopes to see all of you there! 

 

Horatio Public School

It’s back to school time and Horatio Public School welcomes new and returning students for the 2013-014 school years.  Horatio Public School district has 120 employees that are eager to teach and work with the families, students, and citizens of their school district as they strive to provide quality education for all.  Lee Smith, the new superintendent hopes to instill a vision for the future for students and staff, and don’t forget Lion Football season will be starting soon.  For any questions call the district at 870-832-6603.  Also check them out online at www.horatioschools.org.

** Pictured is the new staff at Horatio school system

 

Diamond Bank
404 Collin Raye Drive ~  De Queen

 

 Diamond Bank located at 404 Collin Raye Drive in De Queen is proud to assist with all our banking needs.  Diamond bank offers great customer service with a young and energetic staff.  Diamond Bank employees strive to build genuine relationships with customers and the best service to all; wither big or small business, personal checking and banking, or a kid opening their first BLING kid’s account. They can help you with personal and business checking, savings accounts, loans to service all your needs from $500 to pay bills to multi-million dollar business loans.  Diamond Bank is also offering 35 month CD with upgrade rate option!!! They are open Monday – Thursday 8a.m. to 5p.m. and Friday 8a.m. to 6p.m. and can be reached at 870-642-2100

 

D Bradley & Co.
304 W. De Queen Avenue -~ De Queen 


It’s back to school time and D Bradley & Co. can help you with a wide range of clothes, jewelry, purses or bags, and shoes to get you back in school with style. D Bradley is a clothing and gifts store, with a little something for everyone.  They offer candles, house ware, clothing, baby, menswear, and Arkansas Razorback stuff.  You can check out the store on Facebook, Pinterest, and www.Shopdbradley.com. The store hours are Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. 5:30 p.m. and they are located at 304 W. De Queen Ave. on the square in De Queen. Call them at 870-642-8551.  D Bradley & Co. is also for a limited time offering a Buy 1, Get 1 Free special

 

De Queen School District
 De Queen, Arkansas

 The De Queen School District would like to wish everyone good luck on the up coming school year.  School sessions start Monday, August 18th for all students attending De Queen schools.  The school district has over 371 employees and is the largest school district in Sevier County.  De Queen School District strives to offer the best education to each student and also works to meet each child's individual needs.  Kindergarten thru second grades are located at De Queen Primary, third thru fifth grades are located at De Queen Elementary, sixth and seventh grades are in De Queen Middle School, eighth and ninth grades are at the De Queen Jr. High School and tenth and twelfth grades are at De Queen High School. For any information about De Queen School District you can contact Superintendent Bruce Hill at 870-584-4312, bhill@dequeenleopards.org or visit the website at www.dequeenleopards.org.  School Board members pictured are: Skip Bell, Dr. Kenneth Martin, Randy Hedge, Sandy Huntsberger, and not pictured Gloria Caldwell. Administration: Bob Sikes and Bruce Hill.

 

Cutting Room & Company
405 E. Collin Raye Drive – De Queen

 


Cutting Room & Company is a full salon located 405 E. Collin Raye Drive in De Queen.  They offer many services such us: cuts, colors, highlights, waxing, and massage therapy. Cutting Room & Company has been in business for 16 years and looks forward to continuing to offer a friendly atmosphere with their business. The stylists are dedicated to learning new things by going to continuing education classes so that they can better serve their clientele. Cutting Room & Company has appointments available through the day and can also accommodate you with late appointments, and walk-ins are always welcome. School is starting soon so call Cutting Room & Company today for an appointment at 870-642-6053. The staff includes: Shawnda Stamps, Cheryl Irvan, Gaylen Holliday,  Glenda Hinton, Tara Athey, & Victoria Clayton. Not pictured Sherri Bigham.

Ribbon Cutting at De Queen Dental

The De Queen/Sevier County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday, July 29th to welcome Dr. Christie Jaquess at De Queen Dental, 1347 West Collin Raye Drive, as a new chamber member.  They are a full dentistry clinic and accept Delta Dental Insurance, Municipal Fund, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas and ARKids.  Their regular office hours are Monday through Thursday from 8 am to 5 pm.  Call (870)642-5034 for an appointment.

 

Weyerhaeuser Company, Timberlands Division

1507 Hwy 70 East ~ De Queen

Weyerhaeuser Company, Timberlands Division located at 1507 Hwy 70 East in De Queen has a new office facility and as always ready to serve our area and much more.  Weyerhaeuser has been in business for over 100 years and experience, work ethic and a focus on making products for a better world.  Weyerhaeuser has a sustainable way of doing business with their Performance – People- Planet focus.  On their website you can read stories about their employees at work focusing on bringing new invocations to the company and their focus on helping the planet and or community.  Weyerhaeuser has 33 employees in the De Queen office and numerous employees in the surrounding area.  It you need to contact Weyerhaeuser call 870-642-1315 and as always visit their website www.weyerhaeuser.com.

 
De Queen First Assembly
1440 West Collin Raye Drive - De Queen

The De Queen-Sevier County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday, May 27th to welcome De Queen First Assembly as a new chamber member.  The church has been in their current location at 1440 West Collin Raye Drive in De Queen since 1984.  They have services each Sunday and Wednesday with special small group meetings several times a month.  For more information you may visit their website at www.dequeenfirstassembly.org or call 870-584-3435.  Lead Pastor is Ray Reynolds.

 

The Shipping Place
1828-B Hwy 70 West – De Queen

 

The De Queen/Sevier County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome The Shipping Place as a new chamber member on Thursday, May 15th.

 

Megan Lee-Smith has opened The Shipping Place at 1828 B Highway 70 West in De Queen, next door to LJ Marine.

 

The Shipping Place is your local FedEx authorized shipping location for this area.

They offer daily FedEx Ground and Express pickups, packing supplies, and FedEx drop off.

 

The Shipping Place is open Monday thru Friday from 9:00 a.m. til 4:00 and can be reached by calling 870-642-2940

 

Farm Credit of Western Arkansas
800 East Magnolia Street ~ De Queen

 Farm Credit of Western Arkansas is a financial cooperative serving the western 41 counties of the state, and part of the nationwide Farm Credit System.  As a financial cooperative, we are owned by our 5,100 western Arkansas members. Farm Credit finances farms of all sizes, homes in the country and country home construction, land and acreage, equipment, livestock, vehicles, and more.   Member- owners also get to share in the profits of a good year in our cooperative system; called patronage case and in Arkansas 5,100 members shared $7.5million in 2014.  The De Queen office in Sevier County has 188 members.  Connie Jones is Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager in De Queen and Kasey Frachiseur is Financial Services Specialist.  Connie has more than 31 years or experience with Farm Credit and together she and Kasey provide the highest lever of customer service to all of Sevier County.  Please come visit them at 800 East Magnolia St. in De Queen or call 870-584-3113.

 

Walker Family Clinic
1555 W Collin Raye Drive ~ De Queen

 Dr. Randy Walker and staff of 16 medical professionals have been providing health care to the De Queen area for over 10 years and pride themselves on providing the best to their patients.  The office is located at 1555 W. Collin Raye Dr in De Queen and is open Monday- Friday 9 am to 5 pm.  Dr. Walker is a board certified family practice physician with an exceptional healthcare team who are all dedicated to providing you and your family with the best medical care possible.  The staff welcomes Nurse Practitioner Kelly Hardin who is board certified family -practitioner with an emphasis on women's health issues, annual wellness exams and family planning.  Dr. Randy Walker and wife Angie would like to remind everyone about the 33rd annual Senior Citizens Day Friday, May 23, 2014 at the Sevier County Courthouse from 9 am to 2 pm where all senior citizens will be honored and informed of health care options. For more information of all of the different services offered by Dr. Randy Walker and his staff you can give them a call at 870-584-3000 or visit their website at www.drrandywalker.com.

 

De Queen Animal Hospital
1690 Hwy 70 W - De Queen

DE QUEEN ANIMAL HOSPITAL is located at 1690 Hwy 70W in De Queen.  Dr.  Kenneth Martin and staff would like to welcome Dr. Josh Gibbs as their new associate veterinarian to the practice, we invite all our clients to come by and meet Dr. Gibbs.  Dr. Martin has been serving the De Queen area for over 16 years and looks forward to working many more years here.  De Queen Animal Hospital specializes in small and large animal, medicine and surgery. For more Information you can come by and visit with us or give us a call at (870)642-8387.

Le Cig and Renovation Tea
810 west Collin Raye Drive – De Queen

 2014 is a new year and new you; come see the gang at Le Cig and Renovation Tea for all your needs.  They offer electronic cigarettes, cigars, pipes, and accessories, also with 100% organic teas. LeCig has added new products and locations to better serve the Ark-La-Tex. LeCig locations are now at Glenwood, Hot Springs, Bryant, Broken Bow, and headquarter being located here in De Queen. One new product is BACC-OFF a non tobacco chewing blend for those who are looking for a healthier alternative in chewing tobacco. Le Cig and Renovation Tea are geared toward health products and tobacco free products; the teas are focused on health conditions and ailments such as diabetes, blood pressure, etc.  They help people get off tobacco products with success.  They are open Monday – Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday 11a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday 1p.m. to 5 p.m. Le Cig and Renovation Tea are located at 810 West Collin Raye Drive in De Queen and can be contacted at 870-518-4307.  Also check out their websites to order products and receive free shipping at www.lecig.com and www.renovationtea.com . Coming soon is their new “Kick some Ash” campaign with a lot of great deals and products for their loyal customers.

 

LJ Marine
1828 Hwy 70 West ~ De Queen
 

LJ Marine is gearing up for spring and summer, and wants to remind everyone that a little preventive maintenance can save a lot of money.  So come see Wayne for all your boating needs; from repairs, tune- ups, oil changes, parts and accessories, to anything else.  LJ Marine has been in business at 1828 Hwy 70 West outside of De Queen for over twenty-seven years, family owned and operated;  Wayne has been in the boating industry for over fifty years.  You can reach the shop at 870-642-2941 or e-mail at theboatman@ljmarine.com.  We sell new and used props, parts, and anything else you can think of; when you walk through the door you are the boss and if we don’t have it we will find it for you, plus the coffee pot is always on.  So let LJ Marine take care of all your boating needs this year.

 

SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CENTER

The De Queen/Sevier County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome.  The Southwest Arkansas Domestic Violence Center as a new chamber member on Friday, April 25th.

 The Southwest Arkansas Domestic Violence Center provides services to child, youth and adult victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence, stalking and elder abuse.  Services are also provided to the victim’s families and those affected by abuse.  Services provided include a 24-hour crisis hotline, crisis intervention and many other services.  SWADVC has been serving Southwest Arkansas for over ten years.  For more information or to become a volunteer, contact them at 870-584-3441. 

Sevier County
115 North 3rd ~  De Queen

  

The Sevier County Courthouse located at 115 North 3rd in De Queen, houses the County Judge, Circuit Clerk, County Clerk, Treasurer, Assessor, Tax Collector, District Court Clerk, Office of Emergency Management Director, Emergency 9-1-1 Coordinator, and Veterans Service Officer.  It is also the location of the courtroom for District and Circuit Courts.  The Sevier County Jail at 137 West Robinson Rd, De Queen houses the Sheriff’s department.  The Solid Waste Department consists of a landfill and transfer station at 796 Piney Road, outside of De Queen; as well as several satellite stations that accept household waste.  Some locations have bins for recyclable items, such as paper, plastic, aluminum, and e-waste.

 

Tires Plus
1369 W. Collin Raye Drive in De Queen

 Tires Plus in De Queen specializes in auto repair, auto maintenance, and tire sales.  They are located at 1369 W. Collin Raye Drive in De Queen, hours of operation are Monday- Friday 8:00 am-5:30 pm, Saturday 8:00 am -12:00 noon.  Tires Plus has been providing auto services to our area for over 30 years and prides themselves on offering the best most honest service to their customers. Marty Hooker and his crew at Tires Plus offers services such as: tire sales, tire maintenance, brakes, suspension, oil changes and lube.  Tire Plus is offering a $70 rebate on a set of Michelin Tires now through May 10th.  To make an appointment or find out about Tires Plus go by a visit with them or give them a call at 870-642-8473(TIRE) or LIKE them on FACEBOOK or check out their website at tiresplusdequeen.com

 

De Queen RV Sales & Service
257 Hwy 71 North ~ De Queen

De Queen RV Sales and Service located at 257 Hwy 71 North in De Queen, has been in business for 7 years and offers a wide variety of camper trailer and RVs, as well as service on them, supplies, accessories, and more.  De Queen RV can reseal the roof and rebuild slide-outs, too.  They are open Monday thru Friday 9a.m. to 5p.m. and Saturday 9a.m. to 2p.m. or call at 870-642-8795. 

 

City of De Queen
220 North 2nd Street ~ De Queen

 

 City of De Queen’s, main office is “City Hall” located at 220 North 2nd Street in De Queen.  The City of De Queen employs 60 people; who provide all the essential services for the city.   These services include water, sewer, sanitation, street, police, fire, and parks. DeQueen was chartered 117 years ago and now has a population of 6,594 people.  Call City Hall at 870-584-3445 or check out the website www.cityofdequeen.com.

 
Ribbon Cutting Held

The De Queen/Sevier County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome Lorie Jones and Shelley Argenbright, new owners of the Ranch House Café, as new chamber members on Tuesday, March 18th.

The De Queen Ranch House Café of De Queen still offers good home-cooking and friendly service. Check out their nighttime specials featuring Rib Eye Steak and Shrimp Friday night and their famous BBQ on Saturday night. The De Queen Ranch House Café is open from 5:30am until 8pm, Monday through Thursday and 5:30 to 9 Friday and Saturday.  Call (870) 642-6040 for take-out orders
 

Burger King
808 East Collin Raye Drive ~ De Queen

 

Burger King located at 808 East Collin Raye Drive in De Queen has been cooking up fast food for 11 year in our town.  Burger Kind offers a wide variety of burgers, chicken sandwiches, fish sandwiches, breakfast burgers, salads, and much more.  They currently are running a special of 2 for $5.00 fish, chicken, or Big King burgers. They are open from 6a.m. to 11p.m. and can be reached by calling (870) 642-8900. 

 

Framer’s Gallery
1587 Hwy 70 West ~ De Queen

 

The Framer’s Gallery located at 1587 Hwy 70 West, De Queen is a one of kind shop that offers picture framing, embroidery, fabric, quilting, sublimation, engraving, and vinyl.  The Framer’s Gallery is the only store of its kind county wide. The store has a quilting machine that can be rented. There are also baby gifts and registry available, too.  You can find out more about the store, what it offers, sales, and information about quilting classes by going to facebook and look under The Framer’s Gallery.  The owner Mrs. Renee Brenneman would like you to know that when friended on facebook you will receive a free gift from her store.  Call, facebook, or come by the Framer’s Gallery today for all your needs.  The phone number is 870-642-7488 and the store hours are Tuesday – Friday 9 a.m. to 5p.m.

 

Sevier County Museum
707 Walter J. Leeper Drive – De Queen

The Sevier County Museum located at 707 Walter J. Leeper Drive in De Queen has been in business for 28 years. The museum offers a lot of exhibits about the history of Sevier County as well as a variety of cookbooks, history books, t-shirts, Collin Raye cds and shirts.  There is also a replica and full working train set in the museum showing the D&E Railroad in Sevier County.  The Museum hours are Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from 10a.m. to 2p.m. Call the museum at 870-642-6642 for more information.

 

Sonic Drive-In
823 East Collin Raye Drive-De Queen

 SONIC DRIVE IN, located east of the 70-71 junction at 823 East Collin Raye Drive in De Queen and owned by Robert & Myra Newton, has been feeding us since 1977!  They serve breakfast, salad, wraps, burgers, fries, shakes or desserts any time of the day.  Drop by Sonic for fast food and prompt carside service, Monday-Thursday 7 am-10 pm; Friday & Saturday 7am-11pm; Sunday 8am -10pm. During morning Happy Hour from open til 11am large soft drinks and teas are just 99¢. Afternoon Happy Hour, 2-4pm. every day, features drinks and slushes for half price!  Drive in or call Sonic at 584-4814.

De Queen Rotary Club

 The De Queen Rotary Club is a non-profit service organization that has been working with our community for over 90 years. The club is made up of 38 local people who volunteer their time and effort to make them a success in De Queen.  2013-2014 Rotary Officers are: President-Mac McDaniel, President-Elect- Ryan Scott, Secretary-Tammy Huddleston, Treasurer-Micah Martin, Sergeant-At-Arms-Sarah Casteel, Board Members-Teresa Brewer and Ron Moore, Past President-Doug Akin.  Committee Chairs: Rotary Foundation-Grant Smith, Club Service-Dana Battiest, Programs-Ryan Scott, Public Relations-Alisha Lewis, Vocational Service-Mac McDaniel.  De Queen Rotary show support in our community lots of different ways such as: scholarships, High School Academic Awards, Leadership awards, Athletic awards, support to local organizations, recognizing police, sheriff and fire fighters, and support to local youth sports. They meet on Wednesday, 12:00, noon each week at Fat Chance's Buffet in De Queen. The De Queen Rotary prides themselves on their motto, "Service Above Self"  for more information about Rotary you can contact Tammy Huddleston 870-584-2550

 

Resendiz Landscape and Lawn Care
1420 Red Bridge Road ~ De Queen 

Resendiz Landscape and Lawn Care is located at 1420 Red Bridge Rd in De Queen.  They are a family owned and operated plant nursery and full landscape and lawn care service and have been serving our area for over 7 years.  Nursery hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 to 6:30 and Saturday 7:00 to 5:00 or to schedule lawn care you can stop by or give them a call at 870-784-2953.  Resendiz Landscape and Lawn Care specializes in total lawn care(mowing, weed eating, sodding, fertilizing, hedge maintenance) not only will they maintenance your lawn but they will also install landscaping from start to finish.  If you are planning to plant flower beds, shrubbery, vegetable garden, fruit trees, berry bushes, ornamental trees, flowering plants Resendiz Landscape and Lawn care can help you out.  They are expecting a new spring shipment of flowering plants, and vegetable plants with in the next few weeks. Resendiz Landscape and Lawn Care will be running specials in the nursery all spring, summer, and fall.  Go by and visit them today to get started on your lawn care needs.

 

TXI CONCRETE
170 West Robinson Rd – De Queen

 

 TXI Concrete in De Queen is your go to place for all your larger concrete needs.  TXI has gone through a few names but has been at the location for over 37 years.  Normal business hours are 7am to 4pm.  TXI Concrete is located at 170 West Robinson Road  in De Queen and can be reached at 870-642-2266. 

Pictured: Raymond Rogers too busy to take a picture!!!

 

Furniture and Décor Outlet
300 W. Collin Raye Drive De Queen

 
 Furniture and Décor Outlet in De Queen is ready to help with your entire home furnishing needs.  They strive to bring their customers the best value for your dollar.  Carrying name brand furniture from across the country from companies like; Ashley, Serta, Flexsteel, Barcalounger, Simmons, and many more. Having been in the furniture business for the last 35 year, the past eight right here in De Queen; they have found the best suppliers to help you keep more of your hard earned cash.  Furniture and Décor Outlet offers a wide variety of area rugs that sell 50% or less than any competitor.  Rugs start at $49.00 in 5’x8’ and $119.00 for 8’x11’. They also offer all sorts of décor for your home or office, appliances, and much more with trucks making deliveries weekly. We also offer financing.  You can stop in to Furniture and Décor Outlet at 300 W. Collin Raye Drive in De Queen or call 870-642-2163.   Pictured: Jim Fox and Brett Roberts

Southwest EMS
De Queen Hospital Complex

  

 Southwest EMS has been located in Sevier County for nine years.  SWEMS provides emergency care and medical transport for our county.  Offering quality care for our patients and our county; SWEMS also offers memberships which are $40.00 for families and $35.00 for singles per year.  Southwest EMS is currently located at the De Queen Hospital Complex while their new building is being constructed. If you need SWEMS you can call them for emergencies 911 or 870-642-2611; and non-emergencies/ membership or other questions call 870-642-8914. 

 

Liles Vision Clinic
404-D East Collin Raye Drive in De Queen

Liles Vision Clinic is located at 404-D East Collin Raye Drive in De Queen and has been serving our community for over 27 years.  Office hours are Monday-Thursday 8:00-5:00, Friday 8-12 and they have 5 employees to better serve their clients.  Dr. Wally Liles Jr. and Dr. Wally Liles III strive to offer the best eye care available.  They specialize in general and specialized eye care, diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases, surgical co-management, laser surgery, glasses, and contact lenses.  Liles Vision Clinic prides itself in putting the patient’s needs first by finding excellent and unique ways to meets the individual’s needs. Dr. Wally Liles, jr. will be retiring at the end of February and but Dr. Wally Liles, III will continue to own and operate the practice.   For more information or to make an appointment call 870-642-6900.  

 

De Queen-Mena Education Cooperative

305 S. Hornberg ~ Gillham

 

The De Queen- Mena Education Service Cooperative has been serving our school systems for over 31 years.  They are located at 305 S. Hornberg in Gillham and have over 160 employees to better serve our community business hours are 8-4 Monday- Friday.  They offer many services and products to better help our education professionals in educating our children.  The  De Queen-Mena Co-op has many supplies available such as: construction paper, copy paper, poster board, markers, art chalk, dry erase products, folders, pens, pencils, art rolls, chart tablets, glue sticks, pencil sharpeners, glue tape, ABC charts, staples, staplers, tapes, and lots more, all of which are available for purchase to all teachers and to the general public.  The Co-Op offers many services like educational professional development, preschools, special education, career tech, literacy, math, science, Gifted and Talented and much more.  For more information about the De Queen-Mena Education Service Cooperative you can visit their website at dmesc.org, email at john.ponder@dmesc.org, or give them a call at 870-386-2251

 

De Queen Health & Wellness Pharmacy
1357 W. Collin Raye Drive ~ De Queen

The De Queen Health and Wellness Pharmacy, located at 1357 W. Collin Raye Drive, has been in business for 14 years.  Owner Chester Barber is the pharmacist along with six employees offer a full line of pharmaceutical needs.  Pharmacy hours are 8:30 a.m to 5:00 p.m.  Other items that can be found are herbs, vitamins, and TY Beanie Babies. Come by and let the friendly staff help you with Valentines gifts that range from $5.95 - $18.95.  These cute Beanie Baby gifts can be delivered to Horatio, Lockesburg, and De Queen Schools and also to local businesses.  Come by and visit them today.  Phone (870) 642-2400.

 

Bill’s Locksmith
300 W Collin Raye Drive, Suite 112A – De Queen

 

 Bill's Locksmith is located at 300 W. Collin Raye Dr Suite 112 A in De Queen, AR.  Bill Nimmons has been serving the area for over 20 years and prides himself on offering the best locksmith services available.  He specializes in emergency lockout services, quality locks and hardware, safe servicing, combination changes, drilling and opening of safes, and axcess control. Bill's Locksmith is unique to our community because he helps individuals with their home, auto and business and personal security.  Mr. Nimmons is always available to help people get back into their home, auto or business without damaging or degrading their security.  Office hours are 9:00 am-5:00 pm Monday- Friday, by appointment on weekends and is available for emergencies 24/7. You can contact him at 870-642-8940 or 870-584-9910 by email at billslocksmith2007@windstream.net

 

De Queen Lions Club

 The De Queen Lions Club is a non-profit organization that has been a part of our community for over 64 years.  They have over 30 members that work hard to serve those in need in the area.  De Queen Lions Club provides eyeglasses to children and adults that are unable to purchase glasses themselves, they are also supporters World Services for the Blind located in Little Rock, AR.  Many high school seniors that attend our local school systems have been the recipients of scholarships to attend college from the De Queen Lions Club.  The Lions Club meets weekly on Tuesday at Fat Chance's Buffet for a lunch meeting.  For more information about the De Queen Lions Club you can contact Noel Bard at 870-642-4423.

Western Plaza Inn

110 Hwy 71 North ~ De Queen

 

Western Plaza Inn is located at 110 Hwy 71 North in De Queen.  This family-owned motel has been in business for seven years, operating 24/7.  Make your reservations for Western Plaza Inn by calling 870-642-6990.

Edwards Jones

501 West Collin Raye ~ De Queen

Edwards Jones located at 501 West Collin Raye in De Queen, brings Wall Street to your street.  See Doug Akin for financial advice, annuities, life insurance, stocks, bonds, and CMO’s. Edward Jones is open Monday –Friday 8a.m. to 5p.m. and can be reached at 870-642-2431.   Pictured Are: Brandi Hodges and Doug Akin

The Gift Box Flowers & Gifts

858 East Collin Raye Drive ~ De Queen

 

The De Queen/Sevier County Chamber of Commerce welcomed The Gift Box Flowers & Gifts as the newest member of the chamber during a ribbon cutting ceremony on January 24. Located in De Queen next to Subway and the Hair Chalet, The Gift Box is a full service floral shop and offers a wide assortment of gift items and baked goodies. Owner Misti Eudy said shop hours are 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday. Call (870) 642-2377. 

De Queen Medical Equipment & Supply
209 W. De Queen Avenue – De Queen

De Queen Medical Equipment & Supply is located at 209 W. De Queen Ave in Historical Downtown De Queen.  They offer many services and products to better serve their customers.  De Queen Medical Equipment & Supply specializes in providing in home products such as Oxygen, C-Paps, Bi-Paps, Hospital Beds, Wheelchairs, Walkers, Canes, Breast Prothesis, and scrubs.  Office hours are Monday-Friday 8:00-5:00 with 24 hour emergency on-call services for those in need.  De Queen Medical Equipment and Supply has been in business since 1993, is locally owned and nationally accredited.  They are staffed with 7 caring and experienced employees to better serve their customers.  For more information you can visit their website at  dequeenmedicalequipment.com or give them a call at 870-642-4555

ATS
Advanced Technology Systems
(870) 832-0170

Advanced Technology Systems, LLC offers many options for your home or business security needs.  ATS can help you with many different alarm systems such as:  Fire and Burglar Alarms, sprinkler systems, medical alerts, video surveillance, access control and much more.  ATS is a family owned and operated business and they have been providing services to our area for over two years and have 2 employees to meet their customers’ needs.  Business hours are Monday-Friday 8am-5pm.  Advanced Technology Systems pride themselves on providing a much needed service to their customers at an affordable price and there to help you with your security needs.  You can contact them at 870-832-0170, by email at atstechnology@windstream,net, or visit their website atssecuritysystems.net.

 

 Ayers’ Cleaners

621 Gilson Avenue - De Queen

 

 Ayers’ Cleaners located at 621 W. Gilson in De Queen provides full dry cleaning services to their customers.  Business hours are Monday- Friday 7a.m.-5:30 p.m.  Ayers’ Cleaners has been serving our community for over 23 years and have five employees to better serve their customers.  If you are in need of complete dry cleaning and laundry services go by a visit them or give them a call at 870-584-7128. Ayers’ Cleaners prides themselves on going above and beyond to please the customers. 

Hair Expressions

212 B North Lakeside Drive – De Queen

 The De Queen Sevier County Chamber of Commerce welcomes hair Expressions as a new member.  Owners Chris Price and Susan Nickerson say they opened Hair Expressions seven years ago to provide a full-service salon for everyone in the family. Hair Expressions also offers pedicures and manicures.  They’re open 9 to 5 and by appointment.  Call Chris Price, Susie Nickerson, Kimberly Vick or Miranda Russell at (870) 584-3050 or stop by Hair Expressions at 212 B North lakeside Drive, next to Ricky’s Body Shop, in De Queen.

 

Uptown Girl Boutique

706 East Collin Raye Drive, Suite 3-B – De Queen

 The De Queen Sevier County Chamber of Commerce welcomes Uptown Girl Boutique as a new member.  Uptown Girl Boutique offers the latest styles in L.A. at hometown prices.  In addition to leggings, winter wear and scarves, they offer riding boots, purses, jewelry, jeans, designer perfumes and candles. Ask about their monthly Medical Spa Parties that offer Botox, Juvederm, Radiesse and Latisse.

They’re located at 706 East Collin Raye Drive, Suite 3B in De Queen.

 

De Queen Mini Golf

110 North Third Street – De Queen

 

 The De Queen Sevier County Chamber of Commerce welcomes De Queen Mini Golf as a new member.  Mini Golf is one of America’s favorite past times and De Queen Mini Golf has an 18 hole black light course. Challenging enough for adults, but themed for kids, the whole family will have a great time.  They offer different specials every day.  De Queen Mini Golf is located inside the De Queen Mini mall in Downtown De Queen.  Call (870) 279-7021.

 

Up In Smoke

850 E Collin Raye Drive – De Queen

The De Queen Sevier County Chamber of Commerce welcomes Up In Smoke as a new member.  Offering discount prices on your favorite brand of tobacco products, Carla Barnes, owner of Up In Smoke, invites you to come by her store at 850 East Collin Raye Drive in De Queen.   Call them at (870) 584-2062 or e-mail upinsmoke@windstream.net.

 

 

Immigration Law Center, LLLP

106 North Third Street -  De Queen

The De Queen Sevier County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday, December 14th to welcome Immigration Law Center, LLLP as a new member.  Immigration law Center is a comprehensive firm with experienced legal professionals serving as the “one stop” client focused service center for all legal needs.

Call 501-220-1116 or visit their website at www.i-lawcenter.com.

Sevier County Library
200 W. Stilwell ~ De Queen

The Sevier County Library is located in downtown De Queen at 200 W. Stilwell.  The library has been a part of De Queen since 1905 and has a lot to offer our community.  They are nonprofit and most of the services and resources are free of charge.  The Sevier County Library has lots of ways to benefit your reading needs such as:  free check out of books, audio books, VHS movies, DVDs, and music CDs.  The library also offers access to 15 public computers, 3 children's computers, fax machine, copier, scanner and laminator, at a minimal fee.  If you are needing to use the internet they also have FREE wifi and have a notary on staff.  Come by and see what the Sevier County Library has to benefit you or give them a call at 870-584-4364 or visit their website at www.seviercountylibrary.com.

 

Bumper to Bumper
844 E Collin Raye Drive ~ De Queen

Bumper to Bumper is located at 844 East Collin Raye Drive in De Queen.  Bumper to Bumper is a full service auto parts store and can be contacted at 870-642-3433 or you can visit their website at bumpertobumper.com.  Their hours of operation are 7:30-5:30 Monday- Friday and 8:00-1:00 on Saturday.  Bumper to Bumper has lots of sales going on in the store through December that would make great Christmas presents.  From 4000lb floor jacks, generators, flame torch kits, pressure washers, air compressors, tools, tool boxes to torch kits Bumper to Bumper can help you with all your tool needs.  Bumper to Bumper has been in business since 1919 and prides themselves on offering great service to their customers.  Go by and visit with the people at Bumper to Bumper in De Queen and let them help you with all your auto parts needs.

 

Bowman Family Eye Care
1302 W. Collin Raye Drive, Suite B
De Queen
 

 Bowman Family Eye Care is located at 1302 W. Collin Raye Dr. Suite B in De Queen.  Dr. Bowman has been in business providing optometry services in our area for over 25 years.  Bowman Family Eye Care offers many services such as:  Vision exams, eyeglasses, contact lenses, and treatment of eye diseases/disorders.  Dr. Bowman and his staff pride themselves by offering quality eye care in a personal, caring atmosphere.  If you are in need of eye care go by and see Dr. Bowman and his staff or give them a call at 870-642-2677. 

 

Coy Wiles Tire Company, Inc
807 E. Collin Raye Drive ~ De Queen

Coy Wiles Tire Company, Inc. has been in business in De Queen for over 67 years and has 8 employees to better serve their customers.  They offer many services such as:  Tires, Wheels & accessories, along with alignments, brakes, oil changes, A/C & Heating work.  They also offer computerized diagnostics.  Coy Wiles is a dealer for Bridgestone/Firestone, Cooper and Goodyear Tires, plus budget friendly brands.  For all your vehicle maintenance needs visit Coy Wiles Tire Company, Inc. where you will receive a hometown friendly service with certified technicians. The staff at Coy Wiles would like to remind you that with the cooler weather it's a good time to come in a get your vehicle a winter check- up.  Give them a call today at 870-584-3545 or stop by at 807 E. Collin Raye Dr. in De Queen.  Office hours are 7:30-6:00 Mon- Friday, 8:00-3:00 Saturday, closed Sunday.

 

Tommy T’s Outlaw BBQ
245 Hwy 71 N ~ De Queen

The De Queen/Sevier County Chamber of Commerce welcomes the Tommy & Kathy Thompson owners of Tommy T’s Outlaw BBQ as new chamber members.

If you love barbecue, then look no further! Tommy T’s Outlaw BBQ at 245 Hwy 71 North in De Queen offers falling-off-the bone-tender, perfectly seasoned barbecue with their own special sauce.  They’re open 11 am to 8 pm Monday through Saturday and 11 am to 6 Sundays.  Dine in or Carry out.  Phone (870) 642-3279.

Trendz Clothing Boutique
103 Hwy 71 N ~ De Queen

The De Queen-Sevier County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday, November 20th to welcome Teresa Davis and Trendz Clothing Boutique as a new member.  Teresa has relocated her store in De Queen after being in Dierks for three years.  Trendz carries clothing-including plus sizes, jewelry, shoes, and purses as well as cosmetics and tanning.   

Teresa invites to you visit Trendz to check out for yourself their unique styles and personal service.  And, they have lay-away!  Trendz is open Monday through Friday 9:30-5:30 and Saturday 9:30-4:00.

 

C-Squared of Arkansas, Inc
3014 Hwy 71 N ~ Lockesburg

 C-Squared of Arkansas, Inc. is located at 3014 Hwy 71 N in Lockesburg and has been serving our area for over nine years.  They specialize in welding, fabrication and industrial maintenance including piping, and equipment repair.  C-Squared is family owned and has 28 employees to meet their customers’ needs.  You can visit them on location in Lockesburg, email csquaredinc@windstream.net, or phone them at 870-289-2006.  Charlie and Cathy Tallant are dedicated to offering the best service and pricing to their customers.

 

 Bypass Diesel & Wrecker Inc.
1673 Hwy 70E ~ De Queen 
 

Bypass Diesel & Wrecker Inc. specializes in full service big truck and auto repair and 24 Hour roadside assistance. They have been in business for over 18 years and have five locations to better serve their customers.  Services available are:  24/7 towing and roadside assistance, licensed to tow truck and trailer combo, crane service, metal fabrication, Goodyear and Michelin National accounts, recovery service, trailer repair, truck and trailer axle alignment.  They are licensed in AR, LA, MO, MS, OK, TN, and TX.   Bypass Diesel & Wrecker also has locations in Nashville (870-845-1597), Ashdown (870-898-2217), Prescott (870-887-0730), and Kirby (870-398-4090).  You can contact them in De Queen by phone at 870-642-2250, by email at Dequeenbypassdiesel@ymail.com, or visit them at 1673 Hwy 70E in De Queen.  BYPASS THE REST, CALL THE BEST!!! Bypass Diesel & Wrecker, Inc.

 

The De Queen Bee
404 W. De Queen Avenue ~ De Queen

 

Founded in 1897, The De Queen Bee has over a decade and a century of bringing local news, sports and happenings to the people of Sevier County and beyond. Although much has changed for the newspaper over the years - including the end of the daily publication in 2007 - The De Queen Bee is as dedicated as ever to bringing pertinent, professional and reliable news to local readers. "We know people want an accurate and informative source of news, and that's what we promise to bring our readers," said Editor Patrick Massey. The Bee also offers a wide variety of online and print advertising to meet any business or group's need. In addition, the newspaper has entered the online world, with a online news available at www.dequeenbee.com or just look for the De Queen Bee Company on Facebook. For more information or to share a story with the world, call (870) 642-2111 or stop by 404 W. De Queen Ave.

 

Brookewood Nursing & Rehab
322 W. Collin Raye Drive ~ De Queen

Brookewood Nursing & Rehab is located at 322 W. Collin Raye Dr in De Queen.  They offer a caring and supportive environment with an outstanding nursing facility with a staff of over 120 employees.  Brookewood also has a rehab program to meet the individual needs for long and short term patients.  They also offer Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech Therapy.  The staff at Brookewood Nursing enjoys having the opportunity to serve and care for people from many different backgrounds and meet their various needs.  They pride themselves on being able to offer multiple levels of care for their patients.  If you or a loved one are in need of special nursing or rehab care contact Brookewood Nursing and Rehab at 870-642-3562 or stop by a visit with them about your needs.

 

Rehm & Sons Overhead Door & Fence
De Queen, Arkansas

 

The De Queen Sevier County Chamber of Commerce welcomes Rehm and Sons Overhead Door and Fence, formerly Smith's Overhead Door, as new chamber members.  Jeremy and Caree Rehm offer hometown, courteous service to Sevier County and surrounding areas.

They are proud to offer quality installation, service, and repair in a variety of insulated or non-insulated overhead/ garage doors in various styles and colors.  They also offer several cost effective garage door openers which will not only offer homeowners the ease of access but also added security.  Don't forget to ask about their opener accessories that complement your new or existing garage access systems.

Rehm and Sons has 15 years of installation and repair experience of residential and commercial fence.  Increase the value and security of your property today with a new chain link, wood, or vinyl privacy fence.  

For your Free Estimates, Prompt Response, Quality Product, Courteous Service, call  870-784-4905 today.

 

Sevier County Cattlewomen’s Association

 The Sevier County Cattlewomen’s Association is a small but active group in our community.  This past Saturday the association held their annual “Ladies Day” at the De Queen High School Cafeteria; the event hosted nineteen vendors, free taco salad lunch, bake sale, and door prizes.  The SCCA awards two scholarships every year to area students; as well as feeds all the exhibitors at the county fair on Monday night and on Friday night they feed beef sample recipes to the public and give away a gift card to Wal-Mart.  If you are interested in joining the Sevier County Cattlewomen’s Association, you can contact President Jarah Shipman Russell.

Bank of Beauty
601 West Collin Raye Drive -  De Queen

 Bank of Beauty located 601 West Collin Raye Drive has just celebrated their one year anniversary in De Queen and offers a wide variety of services.  You can get hair cuts, color, corrective color, point cuts, and men’s haircuts.  They also offer a variety of retail products.   Bank of Beauty is open Tuesday – Friday 10a.m. to 7p.m. and Saturday 9a.m. to 4:30p.m. Tuesdays at Bank of Beauty are special because you can get a shampoo, cut and style for $25.00 and a basic manicure or basic haircut for $10.00.   Call Bank of Beauty at 642-7177 for all your hair and nail needs.

 

UA-Cossatot

183 College Drive – De Queen

Cossatot Community College, University of Arkansas has lots to offer our area with campuses in De Queen, Nashville, and Ashdown. They also have extension sites in Dierks, Murfreesboro and pending approval, in Lockesburg.  CCCUA has been educating our community since 1975.  The De Queen Campus employs over 45 workers with lots more at their other locations.  If you are a new graduate from high school their advisors can help you get started on your college career with lots of choices toward your degree.  They also can help those wanting to go back to college for a degree or GED.   CCCUA has many technical classes available for those seeking a trade in areas such as:  welding, auto collision technology, automotive repair technology, aviation, truck driving, cosmetology, culinary, nursing, radio broadcasting, and coming soon multi-craft industrial maintenance. If you need information about what CCCUA has to offer, you can visit their website at www.cccua.edu, give them a call at 870-584-4471, or stop by one of their many locations.

 

Tyson Foods, Inc.|
Hwy 71 South ~ Grannis

Tyson Foods, Inc. has 380 employees at the Grannis location.  The Grannis plant, where, they process mature chickens, was built in 1950 as a mom and pop business and was the starting foundation for the Grannis/Broken Bow complex. 

Their product line includes whole birds, whole wings, boneless breast and leg meats.  For more information on their products or how you can become a part of the Tyson Team visit their website at www.tyson.com.

 

Cossatot Builders, Inc.
123 East Robinson Road ~ De Queen 

 Cossatot Builders, Inc. is a family owned construction business that offers services for general construction. They have been in business for over 11 years and have 24 employees to better serve their customers.  Cossatot Builders, Inc. located 123 E. Robinson Road in De Queen.  Their office hours are 8am to 5pm, Monday - Friday.  If you need help with a construction project, visit Cossatot Builders, Inc. at their office or contact them by phone at 870-642-8285.

 

Bunyard Broadcasting, Inc.
921 West Collin Raye Drive – De Queen

 
KDQN Radio has provided local news, sports, weather, and entertainment since 1956 for residents of Southwest Arkansas and Southeast Oklahoma. The Bunyard family purchased KDQN AM-FM in 1983, changing the FM format to popular country music. With the growing Hispanic population, KDQN-AM became the first full-time Spanish station in Arkansas in 1994. The popular website:
www.kdqn.net was launched in 2007 to fill a void in daily local news coverage for readers. And most recently, KDQN has launched a successful Social Media opportunity for businesses to reach thousands of potential customers via the internet. With this multiple platform of media outlets, Bunyard Broadcasting, Inc. can tailor a marketing plan for your business to effectively, efficiently, and economically reach all residents in this region. Pictured front:  Jack Bunyard, Ashley Neal, Gena Wright, Bonita Smith, Jim Pinson and Jon Bunyard. Back: Jay Bunyard, Patty Sharp, Teresa Bunyard, Victor Rojas, Jacob Bunyard, and Jay Lindly.

Tires Plus
1369 W. Collin Raye Drive-De Queen

 

Tires Plus is located at 1369 W. Collin Raye Drive in De Queen. They have been in business for over 30 years and offer the best and most honest service for their customers.  Marty Hooker is the owner operator of Tires Plus where they specialize in auto repair, tire sales and auto maintenance.  Check out their website at tiresplusdequeen.com or give them a call at 870-642-TIRE to find out about specials on tires such as:  up to $140 rebate on Michelin or up to $100 rebate on Falken tires.  The Tires Plus crew prides themselves on taking care of their customers every need and doing the best job at a great price.  Some services offered are:  tires sales and maintenance, brakes, suspension, oil/lube (23 point inspection). Give Tires Plus a call today for any help with your vehicle needs.

Shown above:  Marty Hooker, John Vanhoose, Ronnie Williamson, and Margarito Rameriz

 

Bailey Discount Building Supply
880 E Collin Raye Drive ~ De Quee
n

Bailey Discount Building Supply is a family owned business specializing in all your construction and lawn care needs.  They are located at 880 E. Collin Raye Dr in De Queen.  Business hours are Monday- Friday 7:30 am - 5:00 pm and Saturday 8-Noon.  Bailey Discount employs 10 people who are there to help you when you walk in the door.  They have lots of building supply products to choose from such as:  lumber, cement, insulation, drywall, paneling, flooring, roofing, paint, hardware, fencing, lawn & garden, electrical, plumbing, molding, and lots more.  Bailey Discount Building Supply is unique in the fact that you will not find very fancy frills or costly displays, because they cost you money in the end.  You will find large stocks of brand name merchandise at everyday low prices.  There is nothing fancy or expensive about Baileys- just friendly people trying to make your dollar go a lot farther.  Bailey Discount Building Supply their pre-fall sale going on now and ends October 19 so go see them and cash in on their specials at this time or give them a call at 870-642-2851.

Moyer Equipment Sales & Rentals
1373 W. Collin Raye Drive ~ De Queen

 Moyer Equipment Sales and Rentals is located at 1373 W. Collin Raye Drive in De Queen.  You can contact them at 870-642-6600 or visit their website at www. moyerequipment.com.  Moyer Equipment is the only Kubota dealer and equipment rental store in Sevier County.  They are an authorized dealer for Kubota, Landpride, Woods, Krone and More!!!  They offer sales, service and parts and have a large selection of rental equipment.  If you are in need of a lawn mower, or tractor they have many different sizes available to meet your needs.  They also offer financing with zero down and zero interest on select models until December 31, 2013.  Moyer Equipment has been in business in the De Queen area for over 6 years and has 4 employees to help you with all your equipment needs.  Visit Moyer Equipment today!!!

 

Edwards Jones Investments
501 West Collin Raye Drive – De Queen


Edwards Jones located at 501 West Collin Raye in De Queen.  Our towns invest firm; that brings Wall Street to you street, when it comes to financial advice, annuity, life insurance, stocks, bonds, and CMO’s. Edward Jones is open Monday –Friday 8a.m. to 5p.m. and can be reached at 870-642-2431.

 Pictured Are: Brandi Hodges and Doug Akin

C & C Glass
158 Highway 17 North -  De Queen

C & C Glass located at 158 Hwy 71 North in De Queen is family owned and operated by Daniel Davis.  C&C Glass has been in business for thirty years specializing in heavy equipment, commercial, home, auto, window replacement, and custom cuts on mirrors, and more.  They are open Monday – Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. C&C Glass would like everyone to check out their facebook page C&CGlassInc.DBAWinshieldSavers and their website will be up and running soon, winshieldsavers.com

 

Transitions Psychological Services, PLLC
304 West Collin Raye Drive - De Queen

 Transitions Psychological Services, PLLC is located at 304 West Collin Raye Drive in De Queen.  Sandi Wilson offers a number of services from Intelligence testing to Counseling/therapy services and everything in between.  In addition to the many services offered by Transitions Psychological Services, counseling services in De Queen are also provided by Daryl Mitchell, LCSW and Southwest Arkansas Counseling and Mental Health Services, Inc. Contact Transitions Psychological Services by calling 870-642-8000.   Fees are based on ability to pay and most private insurances are accepted.  Transitions is open Monday – Thursday 9a.m. to 5p.m.

 

Love & Lace Decor
304 Collin Raye Drive, Suite 102A -  De Queen

Love & Lace Décor, located at 304 West Collin Raye Drive, Suite 102A in De Queen specializes in vintage home furnishings.  Rhonda Lovelace has many vintage, antique and repurposed items.  She also refinishes furniture. 

Love & Lace Décor is open Tuesday through Friday from 10 am until 6 pm and Saturday from 10 am until people quit coming.  Call 642-8547 for more information.

Shur Copi Products, Inc.
204 De Queen Avenue – De Queen

 Shur Copi Products Inc has been in business since 1977; located at 204 De Queen Ave. on just little bit down from the square in De Queen.  Shur Copi offers all your printing and office supply needs.  They also offer signs, banners, stationery, and canvas photos.  New owners Rafael and Zimmy Figueroa are proud to carry on the quality and service that Shur Copi has offered over the years.  Go by and see them or call 870-584-7515 between 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. week days.  Mention that you saw this spotlight and Shur Copi will give you 25% off the cost of any banner.
 

 Custom Graphics & Monster Hot Rods

979 Hwy 70 East -  De Queen

 

Custom Graphics and Monster Hot Rods located east of De Queen are here for all your customizing needs.  For the vehicle, Monster Hot Rods can do lift kits, truck accessories, wheels and tires, B &N trailer hitches, and programmers. 

 

Custom graphics is the place to go for anything custom; from t-shirts, signs, banners, rhinestone shirts, and logos.  Also available at their store is Yeti coolers.  Custom Graphics and Monster Hot Rods are open Tuesday thru Friday 9a.m. to 5p.m. at 979 Hwy 70 East De Queen.  You can call Julie or Paul at 870-642-6394.  Check them out on Facebook at custom graphics and paulwardmhroffroad.

 

Pictured: Julie & Paul and Ward.

Stilwell’s

301 West Stilwell in De Queen

 

Are you hungry for some great food and a full coffee bar? Well, come on down to Stilwell’s located on the square in De Queen.  Stillwell’s has been in business for four year and offers a coffee bar, salads, soup, sandwiches, desserts, and has a catering menu available.  All of the products are homemade and you’ll really value the freshness. They offer daily specials and seasonal specials. Stilwell’s, located at 301 West Stilwell in De Queen is a completely refurbished location on the historic square.  The staff offers a welcoming environment and hopes everybody enjoys the restaurant and all that it offers.

 

Pictured Are: Front: Robert Willis, Ladonna Davis, Back Bonnie Lovell, Angelea Talley, and Chad Gallagher

Furniture and Décor Outlet
300 W. Collin Raye Drive – De Queen

 Furniture and Décor Outlet in De Queen is ready to help with your entire home furnishing needs.  They strive to bring their customers the best value for your dollar.  Carrying name brand furniture from across the country from companies like; Ashley, Serta, Flexsteel, Barcalounger, Liberty, and many more. Having been in the furniture business for the last 35 years, with the past eight right here in De Queen, they feel they have found the best suppliers to help you keep more of your hard earned cash.  Furniture and Décor Outlet offers a wide variety of area rugs that sell 50% or less than any competitor.  Rugs start at $49.00 in 5’x8’ and $119.00 for 8’x11’. They also offer all sorts of décor for your home or office, appliances, and much more with trucks making deliveries weekly.  You can stop in to Furniture and Décor Outlet at 300 W. Collin Raye Drive in De Queen or call 870-784-3088.

 Pictured: Jim Fox and Brett Roberts

De Queen Ford-Chrysler, Inc.
863 East Collin Raye Drive - De Queen

De Queen Ford-Chrysler, Inc is located at 863 E. Collin Raye Dr in De Queen, AR.  With a staff of 23 employees De Queen Ford strives to work hard for their customers.  They are a full service dealership and have many services to offer our community, such as: sales of new and previously owned vehicles, parts, service, body shop, rentals and detailing.  If you are looking to purchase a new or used vehicle contact Jay Dooley, Paul Lewis, Victor Neal, Wes Tudor or Lindsey Dooley at 870-642-3604.  You can also visit their website at www.dequeenford.com or email them at dqfordchrysler@hotmail.com.  If  you are a student of CCCUA they have a discount available on oil changes.  They also have vehicles available to rent.  If you are in need of  transportation for a large group they have vans that seat up to 15 passengers or smaller vehicles if needed.  Visit De Queen Ford-Chrysler for all your vehicle needs...

Gentry Chevrolet
801 West Collin Raye Drive ~  De Queen

Are you looking for a new or used car, truck, or SUV; come see Gentry Chevrolet located at 801 West Collin Raye in De Queen.  Gentry Chevrolet has been in business for five years and focused on excellent customer service as we as being an active family owned and operated business in the community.  Gentry Chevrolet offers new and used vehicles, a skilled service department, and can help you with any automotive parts and accessories.  You can reach Gentry Chevrolet at 870-642-2423 or gentrychevyinc.com

Pictured are: Paul Brandenburg, Carl Harmon, Shane Vaughn, Cheryl Houser, Renee Cook, Nichole Alexander, Trey Gentry

 

Fat Chance’s Buffet
605 West Collin Raye Drive - De Queen

 Yum Yum, you can smell the home cooking in the air.  Those are the wonderful foods at Fat Chance’s Buffet, located at 605 West Collin Raye Drive in De Queen.  Diane and Chance Lightfoot and their staff have been serving this community for five years.  Business hours are Tuesday and Wednesday 10:30a.m. to 2:30p.m. and 4p.m. to 8p.m., Friday and Saturday 10:30a.m. to 2:30p.m. and 4-9p.m., and on Sundays 10:30a.m. – 4p.m. Closed Monday and Thursday. Call Fat Chance’s at 870-584-1066. 

 

Simple Simons Pizza
924 E. Collin Raye Drive
– De Queen

Simple Simons Pizza has been serving our area for almost five years.  They specialize in offering made to order pizza, buffet, dine in and carry out, chicken wings and sandwiches.  The owners of Simple Simons strive to serve the best food and are proud of the fact the all of their pizza dough is hand made and fresh every morning.  Specials offered at this time are 2 large pizzas up to 2 toppings $16.99, 3 Large pizzas single topping $22.99 and Large 3 meat pizza $9.99.  For more information call them at 870-642-4103 or to dine in visit them at 924 E. Collin Raye Dr. in De Queen.  Business hours are Monday- Thursday 11-9, Friday 7 Saturday 11-10 and Sunday 2-10

 

Horatio Public Schools
Horatio, Arkansas

It’s back to school time and Horatio Public School welcomes new and returning students for the 2013-2014 school year!  Horatio Public School district has 140 employees that are eager to teach and work with the families, students, and citizens of their school district as they strive to provide quality education for all. 

 

This school year the new elementary is open and waiting for the hustle and bustle of the younger students and the high school is starting the second school term in the new building.  For any questions call the district at 870-832-6603.  Also check them out online at www.horatioschools.org.

Pictured:  John “Skipper” Ward, superintendent.  Also pictured is of one of the new elementary classrooms

De Queen School District
 De Queen, Arkansas

 The De Queen School District would like to wish everyone good luck on the up coming school year.  School sessions start Monday, August 19th for all students attending De Queen, and Lockesburg schools.  The school district has over 371 employees and is the largest school district in Sevier County.  De Queen School District is a school strives to offer the best education to each student and also works to meet each child's individual needs.  Kindergarten thru second grades are located at De Queen Primary, third thru fifth grades are located at De Queen Elementary, sixth and seventh grades are in De Queen Middle School, eighth and ninth grades are at the De Queen Jr. High School and tenth and twelfth grades are at De Queen High School. For any information about De Queen School District you can contact Superintendent Bruce Hill at 870-584-4312, bhill@dequeenleopards.org or visit the website at www.dequeenleopards.org.  School Board members pictured are: Skip Bell, Dr. Kenneth Martin, Randy Hedge, Sandy Huntsberger, and not pictured Gloria Caldwell. Administration: Bob Sikes, Bruce Hill, Judy Jenkins. 

 

Tractor Supply

708 East Collin Raye Drive -  De Queen

 Do you need some fence post, feed, dog food, or lawnmowers, and much more; come see the friendly staff at Tractor Supply. Located at 708 East Collin Raye Drive in De Queen, Tractor supply offers a complete range of agricultural retail; with special parts orders and home delivery options.  There are also offering new price cuts on items and clearance merchandise throughout the store.  So come by or call 870-642-2147 for all your needs.  Tractor Supply store hours are 8a.m. to 8p.m. Monday –Saturday and 9a.m. to 7p.m. on Sunday.

Pictured are: Linda Shomo(asst. mgr.) and Jeremiah Vance (standing)                       
Misty Brophy(store mgr.) and Jody Bailey (sitting)

Sevier County Extension Service

CCCUA Campus – De Queen

The Sevier County Extension Service is ready for fair season, the growing season, and anything else Sevier County Citizens need help with.  They been here since 1907 and are in their new office at the Cossatot Community College campus, in the Agriculture building.  The extension service provides information on agriculture, nutrition, financial management, community development, parenting, food safety, and 4-H.  The extension service has five employees, including two county agents, 4-H program assistant, and staff that can be reached at 870-584-3013 from the hours 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily; closed noon to 1p.m. for lunch.  The Sevier County Extension service is happy to help and what makes their services special is that they are free of charge or research based.

Pictured:  Dawn Fortner, Terri James, Rex Herring, Mateo Ramirez, and seated Dana Stringfellow

 

Sevier County Fair Association

It’s County Fair Time Again!!! The Sevier County Fair Association would like to invite everyone to the 76th Annual Sevier County Fair.  The dates for the fair are August 17th thru the 24th.  The fair kicks off on August 17th with the pageants and continues with the livestock show, commercial booths, educational exhibits, and more.  Then on the weekend will be the annual rodeo on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights.  One of the nights at the rodeo is Senior Citizen Night where goody bags are handed out and then Wednesday from 1p.m. to 5p.m. is carnival arm bands for $15.00.  The Sevier County Fair Association hopes to see all of you there and pre-registration is this Saturday August 3, 2013.

De Queen Animal Hospital
690 Hwy 70 W - De Queen

  

 De Queen Animal Hospital is a full service veterinary clinic located at 1690 Hwy 70 w. in De Queen.  Dr. Kenneth Martin is the owner and operator of the animal hospital where he works on small and large animals.  Dr. Martin has been serving this area for over 15 years and continues to strive to offer the best care for your family pets.  They are staffed with four employees to help Dr. Martin with the care of his patients. Employees are Mary Ida Pearce, Jarod Cowling, Jody Wing and his wife Jennifer Martin. De Queen Animal Hospital would like to remind all County Fair animal exhibitors that they will need blood work done on show pigs, and health certificates for all cows and pigs. You can contact them for more information at 870-642-8387.

 

Chandler Funeral Home
1015 W Collin Raye Drive - De Queen

Chandler Funeral Home is a family owned and operated business. Lawrence Chandler and his family have been providing the surrounding area with a personal and caring atmosphere for 15 years.  They offer funeral services and cremation, with great care during a time of loss.  They are available to help you make pre-arrangements and have suggestions to make the process easier.  Chandler Funeral Home is dedicated to the care of those they serve and strive to make the loss of a loved one easier on the family by helping with your funeral arrangements.  They are located at 1015 W. Collin Raye Dr in De Queen.   Regular office hours are Mon-Fri. 8-5, Saturday 8-noon and after hours as needed. You can also visit their website at www.chandlerfuneral.com or give them a call at 870-642-6461. 

Pictured are: Lawrence Chandler, Matthew King, Marian Chandler, Stephanie Wishard, and Lawrence Allen Wishard.  Not Pictured:Tracy Stancil. 
 

De Queen Medical Center
306 W. Collin Raye Drive – De Queen

 De Queen Medical Center is a medical facility that offers: emergency room services, radiology, laboratory services, rehabilitation for inpatient and outpatient needs, home health for our area, wound care, respiratory services and inpatient acute care.  They have been in business in De Queen for over 45 years and are located at 1306 W. Collin Raye Drive.  You can contact them at 870-584-4111 or go by and visit with them.  De Queen Medical Center strives to provide excellent care to their neighbors every day, making sure to go that extra mile to give the care that is needed.

 

Dr. Randy Walker
1553 West Collin Raye Drive – De Queen

Celebrating our 10 Year Anniversary

Thank you Sevier County for an amazing 10 years!  To show our appreciation our office, along with Arkansas Heart Hospital, will be offering a day filled with free screenings and education for our patients on July 19, 2013, from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm.  Services provided will include: 

·    Blood Pressure

·    Pulse Ox

·    Height

·    Weight

·    BMI

·    Total Cholesterol

·    Triglycerides

·    Blood Sugar

·    HDL

·    LDL

·    Coronary Risk Ratio

·    Million Hearts/ABCS Education -  http://millionhearts.hhs.gov

 

These services can help reduce your risk for heart disease and stroke!  Remember you only get one chance at a healthy life, but it is never too late to start!

Harris Drug and Gifts
205 W. De Queen Avenue – De Queen

Harris Drug and Gifts is a full service pharmacy that offers over the counter medication and prescription drugs. They have a pharmacist on staff to help you with any questions you have about your medication.  Harris Drug and Gifts has been in business in De Queen for over 50 years and is located at 205 W. De Queen Avenue in the historical downtown area.  Renee Logan is the owner operator of the pharmacy and gift shop where she has a helpful staff that includes pharmacy tech Sandra Estrella and clerk Erica Hernandez.  Harris Drug and Gifts has a wide variety of home decor, candles, picture frames, and Arkansas Razorback items.  Their hours of operation are Monday-Friday 8-5:30 and Saturday 8-noon. You can contact them at 870-584-3555 or email at Harris.drug@yahoo.com. Most importantly Harris Drug and Gifts is very unique in that they are an old fashioned store and customer friendly pharmacy.

 

Wolfe Chiropractic Center
1169 Hwy 70-71 E – De Queen

Wolfe Chiropractic Center is located at 1169 Hwy 70-71 E in De Queen.  Dr. Dan Wolfe offers chiropractic services and chiropractic care supplements.  Wolfe Chiropractic Center has been offering their services to our area for over 22 years. Their business hours are Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8:30-1:00, Tuesday and Thursday 2:00-6:00. To contact them for an appointment call 870-642-4050.  If you are in need of a chiropractor call Dr. Wolfe or visit him at is up to date office where you will be greeted with a warm friendly smile.

 

Wilkerson Funeral Home
 403  West Stilwell - De Queen

 WILKERSONFUNERALHOME in downtown De Queen has been assisting local people who have lost a beloved friend or family member since 1929. With over 150 years of combined experience, Wilkerson Funeral Home places the utmost importance in honoring a deceased lost one by providing traditional services as well as personalized funeral services.

The staff at Wilkerson Funeral Home believe they are set apart from others in the field through their friendliness and personal care to service details. They have someone on staff 24 hours a day and seven days a week. Wilkerson Funeral Home can be reached by calling (870)642-2218. Pictured from left to right are Tony Hughes, Fred Wilkerson Jr., Fred Wilkerson IV, Fred Wilkerson III, Mike Chandler, Sarah Casteel and Jeff Marshall. Visit their website at www.wilkersonfuneralhomes.com.

Rivas Garage and Wrecker
 460 Hwy 71 North – De Queen

 

 Rivas Garage and Wrecker located at 460 Hwy 71 North in De Queen, has been in business for 22 years specializing in auto repair and 24 hour wrecker service.  Call Jorge or Donna Rivas for all you needs at 870-642-4158 with shop hours Monday – Friday 9a.m. to 5p.m. and by appointment on Saturdays.

 

 

Riverside Machine Shop
201 W. Stilwell Avenue - De Queen

Riverside Machine has been in business in the De Queen area for over 25 years.  Al Lawrence is the owner and operator of the machine shop along with three other employees.  They offer many welding services such as the repair and manufacturing of equipment.  Riverside Machine is open Monday- Friday, 8am to 5pm.  You can contact them at 870-642-7643 or by email uncleal@riversidemachine.net.  You can also visit their website www.riversidemachine.net.  They are located downtown De Queen at 201 W. Stillwell.  Uncle Al also specializes in custom made knives and has knife making supplies available for purchase.  For all of your welding and metal needs contact Riverside Machine.

Pictured:  Al Lawrence, Tim, Cass & Jesse

Bill Lee Company LLC
154 Hwy 71 North-De Queen

 

Bill Lee Company LLC. has been in business since 1976.  Located at 154 Hwy 71 North in De Queen; Bill can help you with all your air unit needs.  Bill Lee Company offers air conditioning and heating sales, air and geothermal pump service and installation, vinyl windows, cellulose insulation.  Bill is the only local HVAC professional active in HVACR, ACCA, and certified in most NATE service and installation areas.  Bill Lee Company is proud to help the area with all their home and business unit needs and can be reached at 870-642-7127. Business hours are Monday through Friday 8a.m. to 5p.m.

Pictured are: Bill and Charlotte Lee

Wal-Mart
926 E Collin Raye Drive - De Queen

 

Wal-Mart in De Queen has been in business for over 32 years and has been at the present location at 926 E. Collin Raye since 2004.  They are a retail/grocery store with lots of items to meet your everyday needs. Wal-Mart also has on location a pharmacy which offers low cost prescriptions and over the counter meds. The pharmacists there are available for consultation and questions about your medications.  If you are working in your flower beds and gardens the garden center has everything you will need to get started and for maintenance. Wal-Mart can help you with all of your outdoor needs such as lawn care, gardening, pool products, outdoor entertainment for kids. They also have their sporting goods center which offers firearm sales, ammo, fishing, camping and various sporting equipment. You can visit Wal-Mart.com for weekly sales or just for shopping needs and have your items delivered to the De Queen store at no extra charge.  Wal-Mart is open 24 hours a day and you can contact them at 870-642-2794.

 

ACR Service Company
1049 Hwy 70 East – De Queen

It’s Hot!!! ACR Service Company has been in business for fifty-two years.  Located at 1049 Hwy 70 East outside of De Queen, ACR provides heating and air conditioning service and installation on all makes and models.  As Ray says “Nobody beats my value”.  ACR Service is a family owned business, with years of experience, Christian values, and exceptional care to all their customers.  ACR service Company is open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5p.m. and can be reached at 870-584-3343.  Also ACR is running a precision tune-up special of $95.00 as well as seasonal American Standard offers.

 

Pictured: Cody and Ray Stinnett

Rehm & Sons Fence Building and Repair
676 Gardner Chapel – De Queen

The De Queen/Sevier County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, June 6, 2013 to welcome Rehm & Sons Fence building and Repair as a new chamber member.

Jeremy and Caree Rehm along with their three sons operate Rehm & Sons Fence Building and Repair, 676 Gardner Chapel Road in De Queen.  Jeremy has 15 years experience and offers chain link, privacy, white or black vinyl, 2 or 3 rail wood fences, decks and board walks.  If you want to deal with a family owned-home town business, call Rehm & Sons Fence Building and Repair for a free estimate at 870-784-4905.

 

Stephens Old Tyme Milling
1301 North Pine Street – De Queen

Stephens Old Tyme Milling Company has been in business since 1991 at 1301 North Pine Street in De Queen.  They offer a wide variety of cornmeal, fish fry mix, cornbread mix, hushpuppy mix, and all kinds of relishes, honey, jellies, dips, and more.  The cornmeal, fish, and hushpuppy mixes are developed in our own kitchen, and are made from the highest quality.  All of our relishes and dips are from companies dedicated to better health by having no MSG, preservatives, and some are without salt.  We also have several sugar free items as well as gifts for weddings, birthdays, baby, and housewarming.  As a special order item we offer chocolate covered strawberries. Stephen’s Old Tyme Mill is open Tuesday – Friday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and can be reached at 870-642-2680.  The current sale is 50% off all baby items, including picture frames, plaques, bibles, and keepsakes.

 Pictured: Harvey and Roxy Stephens

 

Pruett’s Food
500 East Collin Raye Drive – De Queen

Pruett’s Food is located at 500 East Collin Raye Drive in De Queen.  Pruett’s has been open in town for 3 years and offers grocery, general merchandise, deli, bakery, meat, dairy, frozen foods, and a pharmacy.  Pruett’s offers a drive thru window for the pharmacy and are running seasonal sales and specials.  They are open daily 7a.m. to 9p.m. and can be reached at 870-584-3223.

Pictured are: Steve Sullivan, Debbie Pickering, Vicki Casey, Mark Lewis, Chas Saelin, Ray Rhodes

 

La Perla Tapatia
 102 W. Stilwell
 

La Perla Tapatia is located at 102 W. Stilwell in De Queen. They are a supermarket that offers many different products to meet your needs such as groceries, fresh produce, a meat market, and culture specific items for various cultures.  The meat market specializes in fresh cut meats and weekly meat specials. They also carry a variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables.  La Perla Tapatia is dedicated to their customers’ needs, customer oriented, and provide friendly service.  The supermarket is family owned and has been in business for over 7 years. Business hours are 9a.m. - 10 p.m. Phone number 870-642-5879.

State Farm Insurance
121 Hwy 71 North – De Queen

 State Farm Insurance located at 121 Hwy 71 North in DeQueen has been serving the area for over fifty-three years.  They offer auto, fire, life, health, commercial mutual funds, investments and bank.  The State Farm staff consist of four licensed insurance agents with a combined experience of sixty-two years and a focus on great customer service and not only do they sell insurance; but security and piece of mind for your family.  State Farm Insurance is open Monday – Friday 8:30a.m. to 5p.m. and on weekends by appointment only. Call them at 870-642-2157.

Pictured: Jackie Gonzalez, Debi Jones, Gary Bell, Nancy Hobbs

First State Bank
402 West Collin Raye Drive – De Queen

 

First State Bank in De Queen is located at 402 West Collin Raye Drive. They have been in business for thirty-eight years and employee forty-seven people and locally owned.  Their services include loans, CD’s, IRA’s, new accounts, checking, online banking, savings accounts, ATM, and online banking.  To better serve their customers they have branches in De Queen, Lockesburg, Dierks, Murfreesboro, and Nashville.  You can reach First State Bank for all your banking needs at 870-642-2847.  The bank hours are Lobby: Monday thru Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5p.m.; Drive Thru hours are Monday thru Thursday 8a.m. to 4:30p.m.and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Pictured Seated: Vickie Barnhill, Karen Morphew, Kim Morris, Sissy Arndt
Standing: Ed Abril, Terri Revels, Gary Golden, Cheryl Higgins, Margaret Fenton, Barbara Kitchens, Misty McDonald, Rachel Wright, Ladonna Vaughn, Vic Smith, Kathy Gabbard, Chris Burke, Aliesha Thornton. 

Not Pictured: Noel Bard, Cynthia Villeda, Glenda Barton, Tina Watson, Virginia Hagood, Mary Broyles and Carol Honea

 

Shelter Insurance – Woods Agency
 305 E Collin Raye Drive - De Queen

 Shelter Insurance-Woods Agency has been in business for over 38 years and offers many options for your insurance needs.  Jeff Woods and his staff strive to offer the best personal service to their customers. If you are looking to purchase insurance Shelter Insurance can help you with auto, home, commercial, business, personal, and life insurance. They can help to find you the best policy that will fit your individual needs. For more information you can visit them at their website www.shelterinsurance.com or at their office located 305 E. Collin Raye Dr. In De Queen, or give them a call at 870-584-4542 or email them at

jwoods@shelterinsurance.com. Business hours are 8:30-5:00 Monday thru Friday.

 

ATS
Advanced Technology Systems
(870) 832-0170

The De Queen/Sevier County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome ATS-Advanced Technology Security Systems as a new chamber member on Thursday, May 16th.

Nick and Jessica Chandler offer fire, burglary and Medic Alert monitoring, video surveillance, structural wiring and much more.  Monthly monitoring fee is as low as $25.95.  Call (870) 832-0170, (870) 584-8003, (870) 584-6235 or visit their website at www.atssecuritysystemns.net.

 


Bush Tractor

1209 Hwy 70 East – De Queen

The De Queen/Sevier County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome Bush Tractor as a new chamber member on Tuesday, May 14th.

 

Alan and Martha Bush opened in their new location at 1209 Highway 70 East in March.  They have been in the tractor and equipment business for over twenty years.  They offer TYM tractors, Modern bush hogs, Vermeer balers and rakes and more.   They also carry used tractors and equipment. They do repairs and order parts for all tractors and farm equipment.  They want to help you will your farming needs.

 

Bush Tractor is open Monday thru Friday from 7:30 until 5:30 and Saturday 7:30 until 12:00.  Call 870-642-5363.

 

Sevier County Library System

200 West Stilwell Avenue - De Queen

The De Queen/Sevier County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome Sevier County Library System as a new chamber member on Monday, May 13th.

Johnye Fisher, head librarian said the Library System has been providing services for Sevier County residents since 1905.  In an effort to bring up-to-date current services and resources to the county and surrounding area, the  offers books, magazines, newspapers, audio/video center, 15 public access computers, fax, copy and laminating service, a genealogy section and notary public services.

The Sevier County Library at 200 West Stilwell Avenue in De Queen is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 am until 6 pm, Tuesday and Thursday from 12 noon until 6 pm and Saturday 9 am until 1 pm.

 

Farm Credit of Western Arkansas
800 Magnolia Street – De Queen

 

Farm Credit of Western Arkansas was established in 1916 by the federal government to ensure accessible and fair credit for rural America. They offer a variety of both short-term and long-term loans, featuring both variable and fixed interest rate options. There are numerous loans options available to fit the needs of farmers, ranchers and rural home owners in the 41 western Arkansas counties they serve.  Farm Credit is not like any other lender in that they are a cooperative meaning that they are owned and managed by the members they serve.  Because they are a financial cooperative their members also share in the profits when it's been a good year.  Farm Credit has distributed more than $71 million to their members over the past 16 years.  They are able to finance a lot of agriculture like rural homes with large acreage. Their rates are competitive and they can offer benefits like Patronage Refunds that aren't found anywhere else. Farm Credit is committed to helping young and beginning farmers get established in farming and have a special lending program to assist them. They also offer $2500 loans to youth in FFA or 4-H with animal projects. These loans are low interest and help teach our youth responsibility with money.  They also offer great equipment rates through AgDirect at local equipment dealers.  AgDirect administers the program and offers what we've seen to be very competitive rates on equipment.  Farm Credit is located at 800 Magnolia Street in De Queen you can contact them at 870-584-3113 or on the web at myaglender.com. Business hours are 8:00-4:30 Monday through Friday.
 

Sevier County Farm Bureau
406 East Collin Raye Drive – De Queen

 

Sevier County Farm Bureau is located at 406 East Collin Raye Drive in De Queen.  Farm Bureau has been in the insurance industry for 70 years and specializes in local small claims, personal service from the staff and agents, and value plus benefits for members.  Farm Bureau is open Monday through Friday 8a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and can be reached at 870-584-6295.

 Pictured: Cecillia Miller, Stacy Janes, Grant Smith, Luke Billingsley, Lee Hammond, Mildred Walker, John Keahey, and Ryan Chronister.

 

Bancorp South
1011 W. Collin Raye Drive ~ De Queen

Bancorp South is a located at 1011 W. Collin Raye Dr. in De Queen. This bank offers many options for your financial needs such as:  checking, savings, IRA's, commercial and consumer loans, CD's, online banking, ATM, safe deposit boxes, and credit cards. If you are looking to purchase a new home, farm or business contact Bancorp South about a loan for your needs. Bancorp South has been in business for over 130 years and has locations in 8 different states and had five employees at their De Queen branch.  Their office hours are Mon-Thurs. 8:30-4:00 and Friday 8:30- 5:00. Give them a call at 870-584-4400 or visit their website bancorpsouth.com

Pictured: Front: Teresa Brewer, Teri Hart.   Back: Leslie Lacefield, Maurilia Toledano, Tonya Petross

 

Bank of Lockesburg
103 West Main - Lockesburg

 Bank of Lockesburg located at 103 West Main in Lockesburg is open Monday thru Thursday 8:30a.m. to 3p.m. and Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5p.m. Bank of Lockesburg offers checking, savings, CDs, Loans, Christmas Club Savings, and add-in CDs.  The bank offers a small town atmosphere and friendly staff; we know our customers.  Come in or call the Bank of Lockesburg at 970-289-4071.

Pictured are: Front-Barbara Dixon, Anna Wray, Ceci Bettell, Lisa Coulter. Back-Diann Cox, Ginger Rochelle, Ann Holley, Veronica Shelton, Larenda Montgomery

Diamond Bank
404 East Collin Raye Drive

Diamond Bank located at 404 East Collin Raye Drive in De Queen is proud to assist with all our banking needs.  Diamond Bank offers great customer service with a young and energetic staff.  They can help you with personal and business checking, savings accounts, loans to service all your needs from $500 to pay bills to multi-million dollar business loans.  Diamond Bank is also offering slam dunk commercial interest rates all year long!!!

They are open Monday – Thursday 8a.m. to 5p.m. and Friday 8a.m. to 6p.m. and can be reached at 870-642-2100

Pictured: Ryan Scott, Jane Frachiseur, Melissia Sowell, Heather Cox, Haley Shope Marisela Hernandez, Gaby Balderas, Kim Dowell, Eleuterio Hernadez, and Derrik Womack

First National Bank

504 West Collin Raye Drive – De Queen

  

First National Bank, 504 West Collin Raye Drive in De Queen, is a full service bank with a five star rating by Bauer Financial Inc. and offers a friendly environment to all its customers. This financial institution can help you with all of your financial needs such as: checking and savings accounts, ATM, all loans, safety deposit boxes, CDs, and financial planning. 

First National Bank is now offering 2.9% loan rates for new autos, travel trailers, boats, ATVs, but only for a limited time. If you are shopping to purchase one of these items, contact them today for a great low rate. 

Office hours are:  Lobby, Monday - Thursday 8:30-4:00, Friday 8:30-5:00, Drive thru, Monday-Thursday 8:00-4:30, Friday 8:00-5:00 they even offer Saturday banking with the drive thru open 8:00-12:00.  Go by and visit them or you can contact them at 870-642-2212 or visit their website www.fnbweb.biz. First National Bank has been in business since 1897 and currently employs 12 people at their De Queen office.  They have other banking institutions in sixteen hometowns in southwest Arkansas and southeast Oklahoma where they offer the same friendly and professional services.

Pictured: Susan Alspaw, Helga Buenrrostro, Karen Crum, Patti Boone. Jami Blackwell, J Bigham, Anna Johnston,  Tony Bob Ray, Maureen Burrow, Kayla Barraza, Christy Ligon, not pictured Rhonda Wright.

De Queen Abstract Co.
122 North Third Street – De Queen

 De Queen Abstract Co. has been a landmark on the De Queen area since 1903.  The abstract office offers services to help with the purchase and selling of homes, businesses, and farm properties.  When selling or purchasing property the De Queen Abstract Co. Can provide you with title insurance to keep you safe with your purchase by researching the property for any recorded leins against it.  They also will assist with the closing of your purchase, De Queen Abstract Co. Is there to help the seller and the purchaser with their transaction.  They make buying and selling a easier process with a comfortable and welcoming atmosphere in their office located on the square in De Queen at 122 North 3rd St.  Office hours are Monday thru Friday, 8:30-4:30.  For more information about the services offered you can contact them at 870-642-2533, email at dequabst@windstream.net or visit the office.  De Queen Abstract Co. Employs five people and are a family owned business.

Pictured: Lesa Prowant, Ariel Salazar, Kenzie & Grady Seal, Jimna Stinnett, not pictured, Trilby Vance

 

Horatio State Bank
123 Main Street – Horatio

Horatio State Bank, locally owned and operated can help you with all your banking needs.  The bank has been open since 1905, and offers checking, savings, CD’s, IRA’s, commercial and consumer loans, Safe Deposit, and an ATM.  Horatio State Bank participates in community activities; such as schools, athletics, civic organizations, youth programs, and charity events.  Horatio State Bank is located at 123 Main Street in Horatio with business hours Monday thru Thursday 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  You can reach them at 870-832-2501.

 Pictured: Lola Lawrence, Sandy Robinett, Rhonda Lovelace, Ned Hendrix, Crystal Rankin, Tara Edwards

 

 

DIAMOND BANK HOSTS CHAMBER COFFEE


The public was invited to a coffee hosted by Diamond Bank on Tuesday, April 9th to meet new Presidents Ryan Scott and Derrik Womack

Smiles of Arkansas
110 West  De Queen Avenue

Smiles of Arkansas has expanded their dental center in downtown De Queen.  They now have two dentists with an expanded staff and office.  They accept Dental Dental, AR Kids and most other dental plans.   Open Monday through Thursday from 8 am until 5 pm and Friday from 8 am until 2 pm.  Call them at 642-SMILE, that's 642-7645.

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 Hale Real Estate Sales
1550 Collin Raye Drive
– De Queen

 Hale Real Estate Sales has been in business in the De Queen area for 35 years. Larry Hale is the owner of this business and offers many services to our community.  Hale Real Estate Sales specializes in residential, commercial and farming real estate. If you are looking to sell your property or looking to buy a new home, business, or farm you can contact them at 870-584-3001 or visit them on their website at www.halerealestatesales.com.  The office is located at. In De Queen. They also offer real estate appraisals for your business, home or farm. Hale Real Estate has three employees and their business hours are 8:30-5:00 or by appt. Contact Larry Hale at Hale Real Estate Sales today to purchase or list any type of real estate and/or for an appraisal of any type of real estate.

 

Wilson Real Estate Sales
103 North 9th Street

Wilson Real Estate Sales has been serving the real estate needs of Southwest Arkansas for 28 years.  We consider it an honor and privilege to serve our clients and customers.    You have rated us #1 for the Best of Sevier County since it was started in 2009.  We appreciate your business and confidence in us.  Wilson Real Estate Sales can be reached at 870-642-7285 and located at 1103 North 9th Street in De Queen. Our hours are 8a.m. to 5p.m...  You can also check out our listings at wilsonrealestatesales.com

 Pictured: Wayne Clay, Tara Athey, Sandy Halter, and Chrystal Walthour. Not Pictured: Juan Balderas

 

Rawls’ Furniture
503 East Collin Raye Drive – De Queen


The De Queen/Sevier County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome the Rawls’ Furniture as a new chamber member on Tuesday, April 2, 2013.

 

Robert Rawls and his family have owned and operated Rawls’ Furniture in New Boston for 17 years and have expanded their business to open a store at 503 East Collin Raye Drive in De Queen.  They offer a full line of furniture, home décor and Frigidaire appliances.  Robert said “If it‘s not in stock, we can get it for you!”

 

Rawls’ Furniture is open Monday thru Friday from 9 until 6 and Saturday 9 until 5.  Call 870-642-2202.

 

Pictured Front L-R: Susan Alspaw, Robert Rawls, Tammy Soden, Mayor Billy Ray McKelvy.  Back row: Crystal Rankin, Judge Greg Ray, Patty Sharp, Tammy Coleman, Megan & R.J. Smith, and Zemi and Rafael Figueroa.

 

Anything Grows
348 Hwy 71 North ~ De Queen

 It officially spring and Anything Grows can help you with all your outdoor needs.  They offer vegetables, bedding, plants, herbs, fruit trees, shrubs, other trees, landscaping, garden décor, rock and mulch, and fertilizers.  Anything Grows is a second generation family run business and open Monday through Saturday 9 a.m. to 5:30 pm. to serve you better.  You can reach Anything Grows at 642-3626 or check them out on facebook for their weekly specials.  They are located at 348 Hwy 71 North in De Queen.

Pictured: Owners, Steven and Amber Chandler

Resendiz Landscape and Lawn Care
1420 Red Bridge Road ~ De Queen

 

 Resendiz Landscape and Lawn Care offers a total lawn care service.  The services include many things such as:  mowing, weed eating, sodding, fertilizing, and hedge maintenance.  The Resendizs also specialize in landscape installation and continued maintenance on new and old installations.  Their business has been offering lawn services for over 6 years and have had their new plant nursery open for almost a year now.  The nursery is located at 1420 Red Bridge RD in De Queen, hours of operation are Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Saturday 7:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.  Closed on Sunday. Resendiz Landscape and Lawn Care will be offering lots of specials and giveaways at the nursery all spring, summer, and fall. To hear about their specials like them on Facebook at Resendiz Landscape and Lawncare. You can also call for more information at 870-784-2953 or to schedule our landscaping or Lawncare needs. Resendiz Landscaping and Lawn Care employ 3 people in their business and pride themselves on doing their best to please their customers. Spring is here and it's time to get your yards ready for the summer let Resendiz Landscape and  Lawn care help you to achieve your happy yard!!!

 

Rusty’s Welding and Farm Equipment
3342 Camellia ~ Lockesburg



The De Queen/Sevier County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome the Rusty’s Welding and Farm Equipment as a new chamber member on Thursday, March 21, 2013.

 

Rusty’s Welding and Farm Equipment carries Bob-Cat and Big Dog Mowers, Bush Hog equipment, all brands of tractor parts and Rusty Williams and his staff provide service for all kinds of farm equipment.

 

Drop by the shop at 3342 Camellia in Lockesburg Monday thru Friday 7:30 til 5:00 or Saturday 8:00 til noon or call (870) 289-2897.

 

Pictured L-R: Chamber President Crystal Rankin, Susan Alspaw, Bobby Bell, Lacy Williams, Rusty Williams, Mayor Billy Ray McKelvy, Rafael Figueroa, Jon Whisenunt, Judge Greg Ray, and Megan Smith.

 

Diana’s and Shoe Depot

804 West Collin Raye in De Queen

 

It’s almost Easter and Diana’s and Shoe Depot would like to outfit the family for the holiday.  They are located at 804 West Collin Raye in De Queen. Diana’s and Shoe Depot has a wide selection of clothing, shoes, home décor, and fishing equipment.  Diana’s and Shoe Depot offer a unique assortment of items and focuses on fun and feel good items.  They are open Monday – Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and can be reached at 870-642-6528.

Pictured are: Ashyln & Asher Morris and Tommy & Diana Rudisill

Cossatot Friends of The NRA

 The Cossatot Friends of The NRA banquet will be held Saturday, March 2nd at the De Queen High school cafeteria.  Doors open at 5:30, steak/chicken dinner served at 6:00p.m, silent auction during meal, live auction starts following meal. 

Tickets can be purchased before the banquet at Bakers Bargain House in De Queen or by calling J.P. Atkins at 870-584-9557 at a reduced price of $25 or at the door for $35.  Special meal packages with gun chances can be purchased before the banquet also. 

Come out and support our local Friends of the NRA and have a night of food, fun, fellowship, firearms, and fundraising for the future of shooting sports.  For more information you can contact J.P. Atkins 870-584-9557 or go by Bakers Bargain House in De Queen.

Cutting Room & Company
405 E. Collin Raye Drive – De Queen

 

Cutting Room & Company is a full salon located 405 E. Collin Raye Drive in De Queen.  They offer many services such us: cuts, colors, highlights, waxing, and message therapy. Cutting Room & Company has been in business for 16 years and looks forward to continuing to offer a friendly atmosphere with their business. The stylists are dedicated to learning new things by going to continuing education classes so that they can better serve their clientele. Cutting Room & Company has appointments available through the day and can also accommodate you with late appointments, and walk-ins are always welcome. Don't forget Easter is fast approaching call Cutting Room & Company today for an appointment at 870-642-6053. The staff includes: Shawnda Stamps, Cheryl Irvan, Gaylen Holliday, Lindsey Polk, Glenda Hinton, Tara Athey, &Victoria Clayton. Not pictured Sherri Bigham.

 

Ruth Ann’s Hair Affair
106 South Lakeside ~ De Queen

 

Springtime is here and new look is as easy as coming to Ruth Ann’s Hair Affair.  They offer hair care for the entire family; as well as tanning, aqua massage, and complete line of retail products.  Ruth Ann’s offers 24/7 tanning with dependable service.  So bring the family down for cuts, color, and a massage if needed to Ruth Ann’s Hair Affair at 106 South Lakeside in De Queen.  Their hours are Monday- Saturday 8a.m. to 5p.m. and can be reached at 870-642-7918.

 Pictured: Ruth Ann Little and Megan Burnside

 

The Framer’s Gallery
1587 Hwy 70 West ~ De Queen

 

The Framer’s Gallery located at 1587 Hwy 70 West, De Queen, is a one-of-a- kind shop that offers picture framing, embroidery, fabric, quilting, sublimation, engraving, and vinyl.  The Framer’s Gallery is the only store of its kind county wide. The store has a quilting machine that can be rented. There are also baby gifts and registry available too.  You can find out more about the store, what it offers, sales, and information about quilting classes by going to Facebook and look under The Framer’s Gallery.  The owner Renee Brenneman would like you to know that when friended on Facebook you will receive a free gift from her store.  Call, Facebook, or come by the Framer’s Gallery today for all your needs.  The phone number is 870-642-7488 and the store hours are Tuesday – Friday 9 a.m. to 5p.m.

 

LJ Marine
1828 Hwy 70 West – De Queen

 

LJ Marine is gearing up for spring and summer, and wants to remind everyone that a little preventive maintenance can save a lot of money.  So come see Wayne for all your boating needs; from repairs, tune- ups, oil changes, parts and accessories, to anything else.  LJ Marine has been in business at 1828 Hwy 70 West outside of De Queen for over twenty-seven years, family owned and operated;  Wayne has been in the boating industry for over fifty years.  You can reach the shop at 870-642-2941 or e-mail at theboatman@ljmarine.com.  We sell new and used props, parts, and anything else you can think of; when you walk through the door you are the boss and if we don’t have it we will find it for you, plus the coffee pot is always on.  So let LJ Marine take care of all your boating needs this year.  

Pictured:   Jody McCarrell, Megan Lee-Smith, R.J. Smith (Wayne’s great grandson), Wayne McCarrell, and Jeff Overturf

 

The Happy House
712 W. Gilson~De Queen

The De Queen-Sevier County Chamber of Commerce welcomed The Happy House as a new member on Friday, March 1st with a ribbon cutting ceremony.

 

The Happy House is the Christian based pre-school located at 712 West Gilson in De Queen that was destroyed by fire last summer.  The Happy House waiting list was lost in the fire.  If your child was on the list, please call Ms.  Jen at 642-5279.

 

Through God’s grace and help from their friends, the school did re-open in time for the fall 2012 semester.  To celebrate and express their appreciation, Ms. Jen and Jimbo will host an open house at their new facility on Sunday, March 10th from 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. 

 

Roma's Italian Restaurant
140 Highway 71 North
De Queen

Roma's Italian Restaurant is located at 140 Highway 71 North in De Queen, AR.  They moved to the area with in the last year and provide a wonderful atmosphere for dining with your family or for dining with your special someone.  If you are looking for the perfect place to take your sweetheart for Valentine’s Day this year consider taking them to Roma's Italian Restaurant.  Roma's is the only restaurant that provides genuine Italian meals. With your meal you will be served hot fresh rolls and excellent service.  You can visit their website at www.Romadequeen.com or call them at 870-584-1055. Roma's Italian Restaurant provides dine-in or carry-out meals.  Hours of operation are Tuesday thru Thursday 11:00 a.m. -9:00 p.m., Friday & Saturday 11:00 a.m. - 10:00p.m., and Sunday 11:00a.m. - 9:00p.m.
Shown above: 
Janice, Rachelle, Sammy

 

Joanie’s Flower & Gift Shop
214 North Lakeside Drive
De Queen

 Joanie's Flowers & Gifts has been in business in De Queen for 20 years. Joanie's is located at 214 North Lakeside Drive in De Queen. They specialize in all occasions, such as weddings, funerals, holidays, birthdays, homecoming, prom and everyday floral and gift needs. Valentines Day is fast approaching so stop by or call Joanie's Flowers & Gifts to get something for your special someone, like roses, fresh flower arrangements, silk flower arrangements, and candles.  They also sell fresh fudge, fresh baked Otis Spunkmeyer cookies, coke trays, balloons, stuffed animals of all sizes all of which are great for kids.  Joanie's Flowers has lots of Valentines gift ideas and in many affordable price ranges for every one.
Business hours are:  Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. And Saturday 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Contact Joanie's Flowers & Gifts at 870-642-6604 or visit their website at www.joaniesflowersgifts.com or like us on Facebook.  Joanie's makes in town and out of town deliveries.

Shown above Mary Ann, Susan, Joanie, Jennifer

 

Baker’s Bargain
168 Hwy 71 North ~De Queen

Don’t forget about the men this Valentine’s Day. Come by Baker’s Bargain House for all your sporting good needs.  Baker’s has something for everyone with gift basket and gift certificates available, clothing, jewelry, firearms, fishing, music instruments, and more.  Baker’s Bargain House has been family owned for thirty-two year focusing on friendly and personal service to all their customers. They are located at 168 Hwy 71 North in De Queen.  The hours are Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday 8 a.m. to 4:00p.m. Call them at 870-642-6225.

 

D. Bradley & Co.
304 West De Queen Avenue
De Queen

 It’s Valentine’s Day this week and D Bradley & Co. can help you with a gift for that special someone.  D Bradley is a clothing and gifts store, with a little something for everyone.  They offer candles, house ware, clothing, baby, menswear, and Arkansas Razorback stuff.  You can check out the store on Facebook, Pinterest, and www. Shopdbradley.com. The store hours are Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. 5:30 p.m. and they are located at 304 W. De Queen Ave. on the square in De Queen. Call them at 870-642-8551


Shown above:  Owner, Donna Bradley and Peggy Dailey.

 

LeCig & Renovation Tea

810 W Collin Raye Drive~De Queen

 

 2013 is a new year and new you; come see the gang at Le Cig and Renovation Tea for all your needs.  They offer electronic cigarettes, cigars, pipes, and accessories, also with 100% organic teas.  Le Cig and Renovation Tea are geared toward health products and tobacco free products; the teas are focused on health conditions and ailments such as diabetes, blood pressure, etc.  They help people get off tobacco products with success.  They are open Monday – Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday 11a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday 1p.m. to 5 p.m. Le Cig and Renovation Tea are located at 810 West Collin Raye Drive in De Queen and can be contacted at 870-518-4307.  Also check out their websites at www.lecig.com and www.renovationtea.com .

 Pictured front:  Mike Elias, Dee Sanders, Landon Turner, and Megan Downs.  Back: Joel Cash, Deana West, Justin Sanders, and Ben Fisher.

 

Jackson Hewitt Tax Service
706 E Collin Raye Drive ~De Queen

 Tax Season is here!! Jackson Hewitt Tax Service, located at 706 East Collin Raye Drive in De Queen will be happy to help you with all your tax preparations, filings, returns, and refunds.  Jackson Hewitt is proud to be your tax professionals by asking all the right questions and helping you get all the deductions you deserve and the refund you want.  Their hours are Monday – Friday 9a.m. to 6p.m. and Saturday 9a.m. to 4p.m. Call 870-642-2224.

Shown left to right:  Valerie Erby, Deanna Wright, Sherrie Grant

 

H & R Block

152 Hwy 71 North ~ De Queen

It’s tax time again!! H&R Block is one of our local tax services.  The girls at H&R offer income tax filing, some bookkeeping, lines of credit, and early W-2 access for participating companies, and also work up a Jump-Start for you with your current paycheck.  H&R Block has been in business for over 50 years and is proud to serve the Sevier County area. Go by and see Sandy, Onawa, and Sheila at H&R Block for all your tax needs. Phone 870-642-2200.  They are open Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and have walk-in, appointments, and drop-off available.

 Pictured left to right: Onawa Hughes, Sandy Short and Sheila Chandler

J. Richey McCullough, CPA
821 Walter J. Leeper Drive
De Queen

 

The staff at J. Richey McCullough CPA are friendly and ready to help with your tax needs.  Richey McCullough has been providing financial services to the De Queen area for 35 years.  They offer many services to the community such as:  personal and business tax preparation, pay roll check processing, bookkeeping, auditing, contractor licensing, and pay roll and sales tax reports.  J. Richey McCullough CPA office staff strive to provide a friendly environment, great client service and a professional working atmosphere. They are located at 821 Walter J. Leeper, Suite 106 in De Queen. You can contact them at 870-584-4798 or email at jrmccullough@windstream.net or crclemeats@windstream.net
Shown above are: Cindy Clements, Sharon Perez, Richey McCullough.

 

Revels & Company CPAs

990 Highway 700 East ~ De Queen

 

Revels & Company CPAs of De Queen have been providing accounting and tax information to business owners and individuals for the last 28 years.  Greg Revels and his staff are happy to provide personal service, a working relationship with clients, and a willingness to do whatever it takes to provide their clients with the best service. They provide a wide range of services to meet the individuals needs such as:  accounting, payroll, tax preparation, business and personal financial consultation and are available to serve their clients at all times. You can visit Revels & Co. CPA's at their new office located at 990 Hwy. 70 East in De Queen or contact them at 870-642-5900, email them at greg@revelscpa.com or visit their website www.revelscpa.com. Office hours are 8-5 Monday thru Friday year round.


Shown above:  Sandy DePriest, Heather Bruce, Greg Revels, Elvia Sandoval, Stephanie Purcell, Connie Mc Gehee, Rosie Melson