February 26, 2015

Quarreling officials concern chamber

The Greater Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce's Executive Committee convened a special called meeting Tuesday to address proposed legislation that would bear on the city's water policy, but the discussion veered toward a strained city-county ...

Snow boat

James Burleson, of Hot Springs, uses a fork lift to move a boat into the Hot Springs Convention Center on Wednesday during a heavy snowfall. Burleson and others were setting up for this weekend's 29th ...

Parolee charged with assault

A local man recently paroled from prison was arrested late Tuesday after allegedly trying to run over his 18-year-old ex-girlfriend and another teen with a pickup.

45-year DAR member turns 104

Hot Springs of Arkansas DAR Chapter Treasurer Nena Butler, left standing, and Chapter Regent Linda Jester presented a framed certificate and pin to Maxine Severns, seated, for her 45 years of continuous membership in the ...

Richardson honored, salutes 'greatest fans'

FAYETTEVILLE -- Arkansas' love of Nolan Richardson coaching the 1994 Razorbacks to a national championship through the bitter parting of his 2002 firing that he countered to a lawsuit to an ongoing reconciliation reached full ...

Dear editor: Thankful for firefighters

Dear editor: Wednesday morning, Feb. 18, at approximately 5 a.m., I received a call that there was fire at our building at 402 Quapaw. This fire was result of a tenant throwing a cigarette in an outside trash can. I want to commend the Hot Springs Fire Department for their quick response, the professional manner in which they conducted themselves, and saving my building and the lives of the people who live there.

Reflections: A clean heart

The word heart or hearts appears in the Bible approximately 848 times depending on your translation proving the human heart is one of the most important topics in the Word of God. Genesis 6:5 states that very early in human history things had gotten very bad, "Then the Lord saw that the wickedness of man was great on the earth, and that every intent of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually." (NASU) ...

Beta photographers

Lake Hamilton students Ally Fowler, left, and Baylee Petty won their respective photography contests at the 6th Annual Arkansas Junior Beta Convention held in Hot Springs Jan. 29-30 to qualify for the national event.

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 Tom O'Malley, president, 525-8282; Billy Joe Willis, secretary; or Wanda Thorp, treasurer, for information. Malvern Area Kiwanis Club will meet at noon today at Western Sizzlin', Malvern. For information, call Susan Lafond, 501-337-6422. Walnut Ridge Masonic Lodge 390, F&AM, will have a stated meeting at 7 p.m. today at the Lodge ...