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Its full steam ahead for Boomtown 2021, after plans for the 2020 event were derailed due to the global pandemic.

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The Vinton Parks and Recreation Department welcomed a new staff member (although not new to many in town), Kristie Boyle as the departments first ever Recreation Coordinator. This new position…

The Atkins city council met with Benton County Supervisor Tracy Seeman and Sheriff Ron Tippett during a council meeting on Monday to discuss how the entities will provide law enforcement to th…

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The Vinton Lions Club will partner with Vinton Parks and Rec Department (VPRD) to renovate the Lions softball field at Riverside Park, the former approving $6,000 as a service project to recog…

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18 years ago, Michele Burnes at the Urbana Medical Clinic witnessed a peculiar coincidence. Three women all had their initial prenatal visits to the newly-opened clinic in June the previous ye…

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The Vinton Lions celebrated 100 years in the community on Tuesday, July 6 at Celebration Park with Lions members across the state in attendance and entertainment available for the community.

There’s been a change in the agricultural landscape of Benton county since the August 10, 2020 derecho tore through the area but it’s not in the fields—those have long since been harvested, a …

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The Vinton Guild of Fine Arts are back in the community and have big plans for this summer, starting with recently completing a brand new mural in the Vinton Public Library’s children room.