Back the Blue rally set for Wednesday

The Arkansas Municipal Police Association will hold a Back the Blue rally at the Hot Springs Farmers & Artisans Market on Wednesday in conjunction with its annual convention, which is being held in Hot Springs this year.

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Caution urged as lake level drops

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers urged caution Thursday as the pool elevation of Lake Ouachita continued to slowly fall due to the open flood tunnel at Blakely Mountain Dam and full-load hydropower generation.

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Storms leave 6.5K without power

Severe thunderstorms packing "hurricane-force" winds left thousands of Entergy Arkansas Inc. customers without power on Saturday, along with washed-out roads and downed trees that hampered some relief efforts.

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Rain doesn't dampen crowds at state finals

Thursday's opening of the state high-school basketball finals at Bank of the Ozarks Arena was the seventh-best attendance since the championships began in 1993, Steve Arrison, CEO of Visit Hot Springs, said Friday.

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'Challengers' explores black candidates' history in city

A former city alderman has released a new book that profiles 63 black candidates who filed for political office in Hot Springs from 1954 to 2010, and the local chapter of the NAACP is challenging other chapters to document black political involvement in their own communities.

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What treasures await?

Hot Springs is finally getting the recognition it deserves as the birthplace of spring training for Major League Baseball.

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Hot Springs 'then and now'

If you're a fan of looking at old photographs of Hot Springs landmarks, but always wondered what became of them, then the Garland County Historical Society has got an early Christmas present headed your way.

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A Thanksgiving for our community

It's been a rough couple of weeks for the citizens of Hot Springs and Garland County, following the storms that moved through the area, leaving thousands without power, and the promise of more bad weather this weekend.

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