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Jurors give man 60 years in prison

A Garland County Circuit Court jury only deliberated about 20 minutes late Friday before sentencing a Hot Springs man to a total of 60 years in prison on charges stemming from a 2014 triple shooting in which a local woman died.

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Medical examiner testifies at trial

A local woman killed in a 2014 triple shooting likely would not have survived the gunshot wound to the head she sustained no matter what actions were taken, the associate medical examiner testified Thursday in the first-degree murder trial of one of two men accused in her death.

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Rough childhood leads to life of service to community

Hot Springs Assistant Police Chief Chris Chapmond, a 20-year veteran of the department, survived a difficult childhood but refused to be "a product of my environment," he told a capacity crowd gathered Tuesday for the 28th annual Garland County Leadership Prayer Breakfast.

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