BREAKING NEWS: Water production resumes

Widespread damage

Lightning illuminates a tree that fell onto Malvern Avenue from the Arlington Course of Hot Springs Country Club, blocking the two westbound lanes and one eastbound lane, Monday evening. At least one vehicle was damaged.

Veterans honored at Memorial Day service

What began as a holiday originally dedicated to honor Civil War soldiers has developed throughout the years into a day of remembrance for all who served in differing armed forces in various wars.

Knight's ASC Youth Award

Knights of Columbus, Arkansas State Council, held its annual convention in Little Rock. Adrian Dominguez, left, state deputy K of C Arkansas jurisdiction, presented Dayton Myers the Arkansas State Council's Youth Award in recognition of ...

Just 'Du' it

Erik Leamon, 40, of Conway crosses the finish line to win the 16th annual Du for the Parks duathlon in 54 minutes, 9 seconds Monday at Transportation Depot.

Hogs heading to Stillwater Regional

FAYETTEVILLE -- Once a floundering 11-12 overall and 1-5 in the Southeastern Conference, the Arkansas Razorbacks' midseason surge propelled them to a 14th consecutive NCAA baseball regional, announced Monday.

NPMC Respiratory recognized

National Park College's 2014-2015 Respiratory Program graduates recently voted National Park Medical Center as their Clinical Affiliate of the Year, and NPMC respiratory therapist Terry Pyle, CRT LRCP, as their Clinical Preceptor of the Year. The awards were given "for demonstrating integrity, objectivity and positive professional attitude."

Capacity limited for Arkansas' close regional

FAYETTEVILLE -- With Allie P. Reynolds Stadium only holding 3,821, tickets may go fast for the Stillwater Regional that includes the second-seeded Arkansas Razorbacks just 180 miles away, third-seeded Oral Roberts from nearby Tulsa, Okla., fourth-seeded St. John's and top-seeded host team Oklahoma State.

Church briefs

Haven UMC to celebrate Women's Day Haven United Methodist Church, 107 Burroughs, will celebrate Women's Day at 3 p.m. Sunday. The speaker will be Pastor Donnetta Frierson, pastor of New Life Christian Fellowship Church, in Malvern, along with her husband. She and her husband have been married 31 years and have three children. Frierson has been a youth pastor, Sunday school teacher, perfected praise children's choir director, praise dancers team leader and vacation Bible school ...

Rotary scholars

The Hot Springs National Park Rotary Club awarded 18 $1,000 scholarships to local students at the luncheon meeting at The Regency on April 29. The club presents scholarships to deserving graduating seniors from area high schools and non-traditional students each year. Recipients were chosen by the Rotary Club Scholarship Committee under the leadership of chairman Larry Levi. Scholarship recipients, from left, the colleges they plan to attend and their majors are Janee' Chomyn, Joe F. ...

Wife wants out of marriage to join the woman she loves

DEAR ABBY: I'm a 48-year-old woman. I have known I was gay since I was 14. No one knows because I never acted on it until I met "Bob," my current common-law husband of 25 years. I fell in love with his sister, "Janelle," back then. We kissed a few times and fell deeply in love, but because we didn't want to hurt Bob, we ended what we had.