The Little Red Restaurant in Fairfield Bay has received the TripAdvisor® 2014 Certificate of Excellence Award. The restaurant is owned by Deb Ivanor and Jeannie Stone.

Richard Atkinson (right), executive director for Ozark Opportunities, presents Van Buren County Judge Roger Hooper with the Supporter Action Award at the 2014 Arkansas Community Action Agencies Association Conference in North Little Rock.

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Sean and Jackie Sikes, proprietors of the Dirty Farmers Market in Clinton, received a Pay It Forward award from KARK-TV for the market’s Greater Good Cafe, which offers a donations-only lunch.