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Lewis charged with terroristic threatening

Lewis charged with terroristic threatening

HOPE – An 18-year-old Hope man has been arrested after threatening to kill his aunt. According to a release from the Hempstead County Sheriff’s Office, Michael Lewis was…

Flooding washes out many roads

Flooding washes out many roads

Many roads in Hempstead County were washed away and numerous bridges on county roads were damaged in the 13-inch rain on July 4th. In an 11-hour period, the…

Judge declares county disaster

Judge declares county disaster

PRESCOTT – Saturday’s storms damaged every county road within a 10 mile radius of Prescott, according to Nevada County Judge Mark Glass. Glass said crews with the Nevada…

Morse tells of storm damage to roads

Morse tells of storm damage to roads

Haskell Morse, Hempstead County judge, spoke to the Hope Lions Club today and told the members of incredible damage to roads throughout Hempstead and Nevada Counties. “People think that…

Gator found on porch

Gator found on porch

HOPE – A two-foot alligator was captured at a residence on Southlake Road Sunday morning. According to a release from the Hempstead County Sheriff’s Office, a call concerning…

Deputy rescues woman, child from car

Deputy rescues woman, child from car

HOPE – A woman and child were rescued from a vehicle trapped by flood waters Saturday. According to a release from the Hempstead County Sheriff’s Office, Deputy Luke…

Rain fails to dampen Blevins’ July 4 celebration

Rain fails to dampen Blevins’ July 4 celebration

BLEVINS – Independence Day meant fireworks at the Blevins School Saturday night. However, most of the discussion by those who attended centered around the early morning rain storms…

Fire destroys house Saturday

Fire destroys house Saturday

PRESCOTT – Fire destroyed a house on Highway 19 early Saturday morning. According to Robert Loe, with the Prescott Fire Department, the initial call came in shortly after…

Flooding mars 4th

Flooding mars 4th

HOPE-PRESCOTT – When the National Weather Service Shreveport posted a Flash Flood Warning for Hempstead and Nevada Counties at 3 a.m., two inches of rain had already fallen…

Vendors at Farmer’s Market named

Vendors at Farmer’s Market named

Pictured above is a Farmer’s Market meeting before the growing season began. To the right of the podium is Jody Coffee, market manager.  The Hope Farmer’s Market is…

Many roads damaged by Fourth of July flooding

Many roads damaged by Fourth of July flooding

When the National Weather Service Shreveport posted a Flash Flood Warning for Hempstead and Nevada Counties at 3:00 am, 2″ of rain had already fallen in the warned…

Wrobelewski wins t-shirt

Wrobelewski wins t-shirt

Mark Keith, left, presents Faron Wrobelewski with a Watermelon Festival t-shirt recently. There will be a winner of a festival t-shirt every Friday until the Watermelon Festival August…

FUMC fireworks display postponed

FUMC fireworks display postponed

HOPE – Because of inclement weather conditions the music and fireworks display scheduled for tonight at First United Methodist Church has been postponed and will be held Sunday,…

Watermelon Festival on the horizon

Watermelon Festival on the horizon

The Hope Watermelon Festival is coming up sooner than people think and Mark Keith, Hope/Hempstead Chamber of Commerce executive director said recently that he believes that this will…

Text phishing scam reported

Text phishing scam reported

A fraudulent text message was recently sent alerting recipients that their Bank of the Ozarks debit card has been blocked or suspended.  Bank of the Ozarks did not…

Announcements

Nevada County Courthouse will be closing

Nevada County Courthouse will be closing

The Nevada County Courthouse will be closing Thursday, July 2nd at 1:30 and will be…

CALL NOW TO WIN!!!!

CALL NOW TO WIN!!!!

To be the lucky winner of a Ticket to the Stand Up For America Celebration,…

Foster parents sought

Foster parents sought

HOPE – Foster parents are being sought in Hempstead County. Maegan Davis, community engagement specialist…

Cinderella at Hempstead Hall

Cinderella at Hempstead Hall

HOPE – Disney’s “Cinderella” will be shown at Hempstead Hall Friday, July 10 at 6:30…

Car wash July 11

Car wash July 11

HOPE – Gurnsey Baptist Church’s youth group is holding a car wash at the Bank…

Guns and Hoses blood drive July 28

Guns and Hoses blood drive July 28

HOPE – From 2:30-7 p.m. at the Fair Park Community Center the Guns and Hoses…

Shady Grove VBS

Shady Grove VBS

PRESCOTT – Shady Grove Baptist Church will be holding Vacation Bible School July 27-31 from…

Verse of the Day

As for God, his way is perfect: The LORD’s word is flawless; he shields all who take refuge in him. — Psalm 18:30 (NIV)

Mr. Cleveland Hopkins, Jr.

Mr. Cleveland Hopkins, Jr., 55, of Nashville passed on July 4 at a Nashville hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending with Hicks Funeral Home, Inc.

Ronnie Wright

Mr. Ronnie Lee Wright 61, of Hope, Arkansas passed away Sunday, July 5, 2015 in Dallas, Texas. Arrangements are pending at this time. Services

Wanda Stock

Mrs. Wanda Stock, age 56 of Benton, Arkansas formerly of Hope, passed away, Saturday, July 4, 2015 at her home in Benton. Wanda was born on Friday,

Mrs. Linda Caroll Johnson-Robinson

Mrs. Linda Caroll Johnson-Robinson, 69, of Mesquite, Texas formerly of Hope passed on Tuesday, June 30 at her residence.  Funeral arrangements are

Birth & Marriage Announcements presented by The Elder Law Practice
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Thomas Carter Lawrence

Cassidy Purtle and Zack Lawrence of Prescott are proud to announce the birth of their son Thomas Carter Lawrence. Thomas was born on June 26th, 2015

Maxwell

Maxwell Logan Staggers

        Kendall and Monica Staggers of Bryant, AR, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter Maxwell

Jobe

Carleigh Marie Jobe

          Jason and Janet Jobe of Hope, AR, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter Carleigh

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Emma Nicole Bunnell

  Kacey Bunnell and Brittany Collums Hope, Arkansas, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter Emma Nicole Bunnell. Emma was born

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Mathis – Jameson plan to wed

Amy Kay Marie Mathis of Hope, and Channin Ray Jameson, of Hope, announce their engagement and plans to wed on May 16, 2015.   Amy  Kay is

marriage

Smith-Cleveland

Becky White-Smith, of Prescott, and Clancey Cleveland, of Prescott, announce their engagement and plans to wed on June 20th, 2015.   Becky

married

Antonio and Jodie Monk

Antonio B Monk, son of Nancy Monk and Anthony Rhodes, and Jodie A Holston, daughter of James Holston Jr. and Sequoiah Adams are happy to announce

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Jones-Gummeson plans to wed

Samantha Jones of Hope, and David Gummeson of Prescott, announces their engagement and plans to wed on March 9th, 2015. Jones is the daughter of

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