Archives for April 2011

Searcy County Electronics – Radio Shack

The Greater Searcy County Chamber of Commerce is very proud to have Searcy County Electronics, Inc.  – Radio Shack as our Featured Member of the Week.

Searcy County Electronics, Inc. has been a fixture on the Marshall Square for over 30 years.  Locally owned by Tim and Reneta Harness, the store has just undergone a major remodel in 2010, and is completely stocked with all your electronic needs.  Searcy County Electronics has a very friendly staff to help will all your purchases, both before and after the sale.

Searcy County Electronics offers Radio Shack products,  both Dish Network and DirecTV with refer a friend, at&t cell phone service, Hughesnet Satellite Internet, and is a Windstream DSL Internet sign up location.  They also offer complete computer repair and offer Moneygram bill pay and send money.

Be sure to stop in and say hello to Tim, Reneta and all the gang at Radio Shack-Searcy County Electronics, Inc.   They are located just off the Northeast Corner of the Marshall Square, and at the Stoplight.  Open Monday-Friday from 8:00 AM till 5:00 PM and on Saturday from 9:00 AM till 1:00 PM.

Call 870-448-2522 or E-mail for more information.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Congratulations!! Chamber Board Member — Jack Treat

The Greater Searcy County Chamber of Commerce wants to Congratulate our former President and Current Treasurer, Jack Treat, for winning the 2011 Distinguished Alumnus Award at the Marshall Alumni Banquet on Saturday night, April 23.  Congratulations Jack for a job well done, you deserve it.

Sunset Motel – Marshall, Arkansas

If you’re looking for a quaint place to spend a night if you are in the Searcy County area, give one of the 17 newly remodeled rooms at the Sunset Motel in Marshall a try.   Conveniently located at the intersection of  U.S. Highway 65 South and State Highway 27 East in Marshall Arkansas, the Sunset Motel has all the comforts of home.  In business since 1947 in the same location.

Free Wifi service and microwaves and refrigerators all the rooms.   Contact the Sunset Motel for reservation information at 870-448-3348 or E-mail.

 

Bear Creek Log Cabins – Buffalo River Cabin Rentals

 

 

Looking for secluded Buffalo River Log Cabins to rent for Vacation?

Let our family home be your family’s home-away-from home. Relax in our cozy cabins and roam our 1,100 acre paradise.

Private and peaceful, our third generation cattle farm nestles along Bear Creek just before the creek enters Buffalo River National Park.

“One word: INCREDIBLE!” Jerry & Diane Moore, Cabot AR

You’ll find plenty of room to roam, lots of inspiring views, and just about everything any man, woman or child needs to unwind and get back in touch with our natural heritage and the healing inner quiet everybody’s looking for these days.

Visit Bear Creek Log Cabins for YOUR Buffalo National River Family Reunion or Vacation

Some folks say it’s a perfect log cabin rental resort for families, church groups, parties, family reunions, and just relaxing with friends. Others use it as a rustic hunting lodge, a remote fishing spot, or a home base for taking the kids ATV 4-wheeling and canoeing.

Whatever you’re looking for in Arkansas USA vacations for the family, we’ll help you find it. And we’ll make sure you enjoy your private getaway in our comfortable Buffalo River log cabins.

“We enjoyed our second visit as much as our first. Maybe we’ll see you again this summer.” Glen & Melinda B. — Russellville,  AR

Right in the heart of NW Arkansas

Our guests enjoy family day trips to nearby Branson, Missouri and Eureka Springs, Arkansas as well as the Ozark National Forest and Blanchard Springs Caverns near the Ozarks Folk Center.

We’re just four minutes from Buffalo National River Park on US Highway 65 in the Middle River Section. Your perfect headquarters to float “The Buffalo,” hike the Ozark Highland Trail, and enjoy the scenic roads and trails the Ozarks are famous for with your motorcycle, four wheel drive, or mountain bike.

Welcome to our little corner of heaven!

You’re welcome to bring your ATV 4-wheelers  for four-wheeling, or your mountain bikes and your horses for trail riding.

You can enjoy hunting and fishing on our property at NO CHARGE as long as you have a valid Arkansas license and hunt or fish in a safe and legal manner.

You can easily obtain a hunting or fishing license from Arkansas Game & Fish Commission when you arrive.

We’ll be glad to help you plan your next MO – AR family reunion, vacation or week-end getaway.

“The cabin has so much character and charm. . .Your attention to detail is apparent. . . The decor is so cozy.” Tim & Susan Z. — Vilonia AR

Our VERY private vacation rental cabins offer a perfect family reunion location. Hunting clubs and large groups are welcome.  Each of our log cabins is unique, with completely different settings and decor. All cottages feature covered front porches and screened back porches.  We designed each of our vacation rental cabins to be roomy enough for a church retreat or a hiking club meeting yet cozy and private enough for romantic couples on a honeymoon or anniversary.

Contact Bear Creek Log Cabins  for Buffalo River Log Cabin Rental Information and Reservations

For more information about Bear Creek Log Cabins call 870-448-5926 or visit their website.

Bear Creek Log Cabins has  5 cabins available in various secluded locations.  For Booking information go here.

 

 

 

 

 

Finally, you may have seen some of the many Elk pictures we have on our site.  All the elk pictures on our site have been taken either on property owned by Bear Creek Log Cabins, or property directly adjacent to Bear Creek Log Cabins.  If you haven’t seen the elk pictures they are on featured areas of our website.

 

New Member – Debbie Loggins – Searcy County Clerk

The Greater Searcy County Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome Debbie Loggins, Searcy County Clerk as a new member.

Debbie was just elected to the Clerks office this past November.  In joining, Debbie commented “If county officials can’t support the Chamber, then who can.  I hope the other officials follow.”

We would love for all the county officials to join the Searcy County Chamber, to help us promote a great business and tourism climate for the entire county.  The support of everyone is encouraged.

Thank you again Debbie for supporting the Searcy County Chamber of Commerce.  We look forward to having your input at our monthly meetings.

To join Debbie as a member, you can sign up here.

New Member – Elk and Eagle Trading Post, LLC

The Greater Searcy County Chamber of Commerce welcomes Elk & Eagle Trading Post, LLC and its owners Darryl and Dana Treat.

Darryl is a Searcy County native who retired after more than 26 years in the US Air Force. He has now set down some business roots on Main Street in Leslie with Elk & Eagle Trading Post, LLC. The trading post is predominately, but not entirely a gift shop. Inside the store you can find locally-made, Arkansas-made and American-made products. For you hikers, they have hiking sticks, hiking medallions and hiking sew-on patches.

When you’re looking for birthday and Christmas gifts give the trading post a look. They carry books from Tim Ernst, as well as house flags, Post Familie muscadine juice and products from Ratchford Exotic Meats. There are also Ozark T-shirts and socks from For Bare Feet, Inc. If you’re tired of giving your kids or grandkids electronic gifts, then take a look at some of the old-fashioned games available in the store from Channel Craft. No batteries or electric outlets required!

They also have pottery with local and regional imprinting. Handmade, wheel-thrown, brush-decorated pottery that is kiln fired at 2,300 degrees Fahrenheit.

When relatives and friends come to visit take a jaunt on down to Leslie and shop around town. When you’re leaving the trading post, if you didn’t notice them on the way in, don’t forget to look high up on the front of the store for a nice set of elk antlers.

Check out Elk & Eagle Trading Post on Facebook.