Working on skills

Jonas Hernandez, 9 of Mena, prepares to catch a pass during the Elite Hoops Basketball's Nike Camps and Skill Development Training at Hot Springs High School on Monday.

'Clean Sweep' begins on Park, Whittington

Operation Clean Sweep, Hot Springs' three-week, multi-departmental, concentrated cleanup effort, began Monday in the Park and Whittington areas from Walnut Street to Terryland Circle, which includes around 500 structures, the city said in a news release.

Treading water, Cards shuffle deck

Before long knives could be drawn in the clubhouse -- players against coaches, if not against fellow players -- the St. Louis Cardinals' front office deemed it time, in the current vernacular, to change the culture.