Lakeside Plant marks 70 years

With plans for a new water-treatment plant being discussed, city officials have said the fate of the Lakeside Plant is uncertain, but in the interim the 70-year-old facility at 300 Pineland Drive remains indispensable.

Local man convicted of negligent homicide

A Hot Springs man was convicted of negligent homicide and sentenced to seven years in prison Monday after a one-day trial in Garland County Circuit Court stemming from a 2015 wreck that caused the death ...

Frying it up

Dawson Lambert, left, with Woods Catering, prepares food Wednesday as Briar Jackson, a LifeNet dispatcher, fills his plate during LifeNet's annual fish fry to celebrate EMS Week.

Man gets 20 years for slitting throat

A Hot Springs man was sentenced to 20 years in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to cutting the throat of another man during a confrontation at Oaklawn Racing and Gaming last year.

Wood, Schnipper & Britton second oldest law firm in state

Wood, Smith, Schnipper, Clay & Vines has withstood the test of time and holds the impressive title as the second oldest law firm in the state of Arkansas. The firm was started by George W. Murphy and James B. Wood in 1875 and has remained in continuous practice ever since." The firm has remained dedicated to its goal of providing their clients quality legal services while adhering to the highest ethical standards in delivering those ...

Bad medicine

Dear editor: When it comes to pre-existing health conditions, there's no such thing as the "good ol' days." We can't afford to go back in time. Before the Affordable Care Act became law in 2010, insurers could charge sick people impossibly high rates.

Choose kind

The Lake Hamilton Middle School student council recently recognized more than 70 students for showing kindness in a variety of ways throughout the school year.