Insect test

Chandler Barton, Arkansas Forestry Commission forest health specialist, places traps for emerald ash borers in a tree along the Greenway Trail Wednesday with help from Brian Fisher, landscape superintendent with the Hot Springs Parks and ...

Giving doctors their due

CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs administrators including Barbara Halford, left, and Megan Cotton serve food to Dr. Sanford Benjamin, far right, and Dr. Jonathan Townley during a luncheon to show their appreciation for doctors at ...

Giving doctors their due

CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs administrators including Barbara Halford, left, and Megan Cotton serve food to Dr. Sanford Benjamin, far right, and Dr. Jonathan Townley during a luncheon to show their appreciation for doctors at the hospital. Today is National Doctor's Day, first observed in 1933 to recognize the work of physicians and their contribution to society and their community.

Britain files for divorce from EU after 44 years

LONDON -- Britain filed for divorce from the European Union on Wednesday, with fond words and promises of friendship that could not disguise the historic nature of the schism -- or the years of argument and hard-nosed bargaining ahead as the U.K. leaves the embrace of the bloc for an uncertain future as "global Britain."

Ring of Honor

Boys and Girls Club of Hot Springs' boxing team will be host Saturday to fighters from Arkansas, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas. With action starting at 6:30 p.m., admission is $8 for adults and $5 for students with ages 6 and under free with a paying adult.

Studio work

Lake Hamilton High School sophomore Guinness Riley has been named a finalist in the 2016-17 Arkansas Young Playwrights Competition.

Thursday's Datebook

Civic clubs Oaklawn Lions Club breakfast meetings are held at 6:45 a.m. Fridays at Higdon Square Cafe. Visiting Lions and guests are welcome. Contact Gerald Murders, president, 624-1096; or Wanda Thorp, secretary/treasurer, for information. Malvern Area Kiwanis Club will meet at noon today at Western Sizzlin', Malvern. For information, call Susan Lafond, 501-337-6422.