Snowfall clutters streets

The city street department proceeded along well-worn tracks Thursday morning after an overnight snowfall covered much of the work night crews had done hours earlier.

Safety first

CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs employee Jim Vincent shovels snow off a walkway at the hospital Thursday, following the snowstorm that dumped several inches on the city the night before. Roads and sidewalks began clearing ...

Runaway bunny

VFW Post 10483 Ladies Auxiliary member Vicki "Hoppy" Fritz recently read the "The Runaway Bunny" story to children at the North Garland County Head Start Program.

Local watercolorist awarded at juried exhibition

Hot Springs native and nationally recognized watercolorist Richard Stephens recently had his painting "Majestic Side Door" selected for the Bronze Award in the 45th annual Mid-Southern Watercolorist Juried Exhibition, now showing at the Arkansas Arts ...

Westbrook (49) equals Jordan feats

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Russell Westbrook set career highs with 49 points and 16 rebounds, and added 10 assists for his fourth consecutive triple-double, helping the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Philadelphia 76ers 123-118 in overtime ...

Westbrook (49) equals Jordan feats

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Russell Westbrook set career highs with 49 points and 16 rebounds, and added 10 assists for his fourth consecutive triple-double, helping the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Philadelphia 76ers 123-118 in overtime Wednesday night.

Dear editor: We can all do better

Dear editor: I just read Rex Nelson's opinion piece in today's (March 4) Arkansas Democrat-Gazette -- "Shame of Hot Springs." It is a shame to walk downtown Central Avenue and see what has happened to the avenue that was once the best in Arkansas. I do hope that the investment we are currently seeing in the area will continue and that in a few years I will again be walking the best avenue in the ...

Cobras rockin'

The Fountain Lake Middle School Cobra Digital Prep Academy was recognized as a School of Distinction at the 6th Annual Arkansas Junior Beta Convention held in the Hot Springs Convention Center.

Friday's Datebook

Support groups Narcotics Anonymous meets at noon and 8 p.m. today at 919 Hobson Ave. This is a 12-step recovery program. The Help Line number is 321-8700. Alcoholics Anonymous meets at noon, 6 p.m. (two meetings: one man, one woman) and 8 p.m. today at 411 Sellers St. Call 623-6328 for information. Narcotics Anonymous, SOS Group, meets at 6 p.m. today at 315 W. Grand Ave. All meetings are open. Call 866-754-2579 for information.