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Prescott Curley Wolves

Wolves title bound

Posted on Dec 2nd, 2016

PRESCOTT – With a 41-8 win over Newport Friday night, the Wolves earned a trip to Little Rock on Dec.3 where Prescott will meet Charleston for the…

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High School Football Week 14

Posted on Dec 2nd, 2016

Local Teams Home Away Quarter Prescott  41 Newport  8 Final 2A Teams Home Away Quarter…

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Santa makes first visit to Prescott

Posted on Dec 2nd, 2016

PRESCOTT - St. Nick made his first official visit to Prescott Thursday night in the Prescott-Nevada County Chamber of Commerce's annual Christmas…

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Trees planted at volleyball courts

Posted on Dec 1st, 2016

PRESCOTT - Being a "tree city" means planting a couple of trees annually. Prescott has been a tree city since 2011 and, Thursday afternoon, two…

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December 3rd Trade Day RESCHEDULED To December 10th

Posted on Dec 1st, 2016

HOPE - The Hope/Hempstead County Trade Day scheduled for Saturday, December 3rd has been postponed due to a forecast of heavy rain. Trade Day has…

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First Part Of Youth Waterfowl Hunt On Saturday

Posted on Dec 1st, 2016

LITTLE ROCK - Despite some rainfall earlier this week, dry conditions persist for much of The Natural State and many Arkansas wildlife management…

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Parade tonight, Santa at courthouse

Posted on Dec 1st, 2016

The photo above is from the 2013 Christmas parade, when temperatures were predicted to be in the 60s. This year, temperatures are predicted to be in…

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Questions about college addressed

Posted on Dec 1st, 2016

  HOPE - Do you continue to find reasons why college is not a possibility for you? Those reasons are nonsense and are in many cases just excuses.…

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Successful Sales Class To Be Held

Posted on Dec 1st, 2016

HOPE - The SAU Small Business and Technology Development Center will be presenting a Build Revenue With Successful Sales class in Hope on Tuesday,…

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RoC helps make luminaries

Posted on Nov 30th, 2016

HOPE - Rainbow of Challenges’ individuals recently took part in the assembly of luminaries at Washington Historic State Park to be used during…

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Emmet Xmas parade Dec. 10

Posted on Nov 30th, 2016

EMMET - The 23RD Annual Emmet Christmas Night of Lights Parade will be held Saturday, December 10, starting at 6 P.M., sponsored by EVA, the Emmet…

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Aerial Survey Reveals Very Low Duck Numbers In State

Posted on Nov 30th, 2016

LITTLE ROCK - Arkansas Game and Fish Commission biologists conducted the November 2016 aerial waterfowl survey last week and the prior week in…

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Plenty available locally for holidays

Posted on Nov 29th, 2016

PRESCOTT - With the holiday season here, people are thinking about gifts for family, friends and loved ones. Sure, it’s easy to hop in the car…

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Emmet Woman Wins 12 Gauge From Hope Auto

Posted on Nov 29th, 2016

HOPE - An Emmet woman won a 12 gauge shotgun from Hope Auto in a drawing they had this month. Tracy Ditzler entered the drawing recently when her…

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Missing Person Case Opened By Hope Police Department

Posted on Nov 29th, 2016

Mr. Haddix has been located. He is unharmed and reportedly was staying with friends. HOPE - 60 year old Glenn 'Aggie' Haddix, of Hope, was last…

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Arkansas State Archives Named One Of Best State Genealogy Websites

Posted on Nov 28th, 2016

LITTLE ROCK - On November 10, the Arkansas State Archives was named to Family Tree Magazine's list of 75 Best State Websites for Genealogy for 2016.…

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Boating classes offered

Posted on Nov 28th, 2016

COLUMBUS - The Rick Evans Grandview Prairie Conservation Education Center in Columbus invites you to take the Arkansas Boating Education…

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Hunter ed courses set

Posted on Nov 28th, 2016

COLULMBUS - The Rick Evans Grandview Prairie Conservation Education Center in Columbus invites you to take the Arkansas Hunter Education…

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Second Saturday fishing derby’s set

Posted on Nov 28th, 2016

COLUMBUS - Join the Staff at Rick Evans Grandview Prairie Conservation Education Center for the 2nd Saturday Fishing Derby. All children ages 15 and…

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3-D archery at Grandview Prairie

Posted on Nov 28th, 2016

COLUMBUS - Rick Evans Grandview Prairie Conservation Education Center invites everyone to join us for the First Saturday of the month 3-D Archery…

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UAHT adds rankine-cycler

Posted on Nov 28th, 2016

  HOPE - The University of Arkansas at Hope-Texarkana recently added a RankineCycler steam turbine engine lab to the Technical and Industrial…

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Wolves host Greyhounds in semifinals

Posted on Nov 28th, 2016

PRESCOTT – Friday night Prescott will host the Newport Greyhounds. Newport comes in to the game with a 12-2 record, while the Wolves are…

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Commission Approves Feral Hog Harvest on WMAs During Firearm Deer Season

Posted on Nov 27th, 2016

LITTLE ROCK - The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission unanimously voted to allow the harvest of feral hogs during firearms seasons of deer, bear or elk…

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Update: escapee captured

Posted on Nov 26th, 2016

HOPE - Christopher A. Love who escaped Custody has been apprehended, Love was taken into custody without incident in Nashville,  at approximately…

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Livestock report

Posted on Nov 26th, 2016

HOPE - No livestock report. No auction due to Thanksgiving…

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Prescott Curley Wolves

Wolves escape Bugs, 29-26, head to semifinals

Posted on Nov 25th, 2016

FORDYCE – Prescott advances to the semifinals of the AAA state playoffs and will host Newport Friday night, Dec. 2. The Wolves had a hard-fought…

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High School Football Week 13

Posted on Nov 25th, 2016

Local Teams Home Away Quarter Fordyce 26 Prescott 29 Final 2A Teams Home…

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Wolves tangle with Redbugs tonight

Posted on Nov 25th, 2016

PRESCOTT - Tonight the Curley Wolves make the trip to Fordyce for a date with the Redbugs in the quarterfinals of the AAA state playoffs. These…

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Theft Reported At John Deere Tractor Monday

Posted on Nov 24th, 2016

HOPE - According to a police report obtained this week, John Deere Tractor Company at 3862 H278 West reported three STIHIL chainsaws stolen on…

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Local law enforcement receives gift bags

Posted on Nov 23rd, 2016

PRESCOTT – Christmas came a bit early for members of the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office and Prescott Police Department. A senior from Haughton…

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Christmas and Candlelight at Washington

Posted on Nov 23rd, 2016

  WASHINGTON - Join the staff of Historic Washington State Park for its 30th Annual Christmas and Candlelight which will be held December 3 and…

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City decorated for holidays

Posted on Nov 23rd, 2016

PRESCOTT - Downtown Prescott got a facelift of sorts Monday as it was decorated for the upcoming holidays. Mary Godwin, executive director of the…

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Prescott getting volleyball courts, more

Posted on Nov 23rd, 2016

PRESCOTT – Where the swimming pool once stood there is now a pile of dirt. The dirt is there for a reason. The pool, once the Prescott City…

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Two Vehicle Motor Vehicle Accident Leaves One Dead

Posted on Nov 23rd, 2016

A two-vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon left one Prescott man dead. John Pennington, 40, was eastbound on State Highway 371, in a 2004 Ford F-150…

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Drivers Reminded To Use IDriveArkansas.com For Thanksgiving Day Holiday Travel Information

Posted on Nov 22nd, 2016

LITTLE ROCK - The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) reminds drivers to 'know before you go' and visit IDriveArkansas.com…

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Motor Vehicle Accident Stalling Traffic On Hwy. 371-Hempstead 290

Posted on Nov 22nd, 2016

A serious motor vehicle accident has occurred on State Highway 371, near Hempstead 290, just about half way between Nashville and McCaskill, today,…

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Outgoing council members recognized

Posted on Nov 22nd, 2016

PRESCOTT – Five members of the Prescott City Council were recognized at the November council meeting Monday night for their service to the…

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Clinton Birthplace Home Holiday Closures

Posted on Nov 21st, 2016

HOPE - The President William Jefferson Clinton Birthplace Home National Historic Site hours of operations during the season of holidays are as…

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“We Wish You an Ameri Christmas” this year’s theme

Posted on Nov 21st, 2016

PRESCOTT – This year’s theme for the annual Christmas on the Square and parade will be “We Wish You an Ameri Christmas”. Because Union…

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Prize-winning Trout Coming To Community Ponds For Thanksgiving

Posted on Nov 21st, 2016

LITTLE ROCK - The Arkansas Game and Fish Commision's Family and Community Fishing program is kicking off the winter in style, by releasing hundreds…

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AGFC Urges Hunters To Use Caution With Trees Stands, Guns

Posted on Nov 19th, 2016

LITTLE ROCK - A successful Arkansas hunting season can be marred by the rare story of a hunting accident that proved fatal when it could have been…

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Freeze Warning In Effect For Hempstead & Nevada Counties

Posted on Nov 19th, 2016

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a Freeze Warning for both Hempstead and Nevada counties, in effect from 12:00am until 9:00am…

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Wolves advance to round 3

Posted on Nov 18th, 2016

PRESCOTT – Piggott’s visit to Prescott Friday night saw the Mohawks go from football to basketball season as the Wolves posted a 59-37 win in the…

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High School Football Week 12

Posted on Nov 18th, 2016

Local Teams Home Away Quarter Prescott  59 Piggott  37 FINAL 2A Teams…

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Arkansas Education Association Calls For Bonner’s Resignation

Posted on Nov 18th, 2016

LITTLE ROCK - The Arkansas Education Association has now joined the Arkansas NAACP in calling for the resignation of Blevins School Board member Ted…

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Tips for cooking turkey

Posted on Nov 18th, 2016

  TEXARKANA - Cooking the turkey for Thanksgiving is a family tradition for many. I prefer the traditional baked bird, but many other options…

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NSB updated on end of semester activities

Posted on Nov 18th, 2016

ROSSTON – With little on the agenda, it didn’t take the Nevada School Board long to conclude its November meeting. Superintendent Rick McAfee…

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Arkansas State Police

ASP to be out in force during holidays

Posted on Nov 18th, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansans are expected to get an early start on their Thanksgiving holiday travel plans. Beginning Monday (November 21), Arkansas…

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Livestock report

Posted on Nov 18th, 2016

Hope Livestock Auction Weighted Average Report for Thursday Nov 17, 2016   Cattle Receipts: 1657           Last week:…

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Dry Conditions For Duck Season Opener

Posted on Nov 17th, 2016

LITTLE ROCK - Despite a chance for rainfall later in the week, it looks like the opening weekend of Arkansas' duck season will be dominated by dry…

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RoC Angel Tree drive underway

Posted on Nov 17th, 2016

  HOPE – Making Rainbows childcare center of Hope will again conduct its annual “ROC Angel Tree” drive. The goal of the project…

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PNCSS hosts Thanksgiving lunch

Posted on Nov 17th, 2016

PRESCOTT - The staff of Prescott/Nevada Country Special Services Child Center held a special Thanksgiving feast for the little ones and their…

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Arkansas State Conference NAACP Calls For Bonner’s Resignation

Posted on Nov 17th, 2016

BLEVINS - Arkansas State Conference of the NAACP President Rizelle Aaron released the following statement Wednesday: "In light of the offensive…

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Master Gardeners decorating for holidays

Posted on Nov 16th, 2016

PRESCOTT - Members of the Nevada County Master Gardener program were busy Wednesday morning decorating a Christmas tree in Sterling Square. Those…

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I-30 Westbound Crash Leaves One Critical

Posted on Nov 16th, 2016

HOPE - A mid-day crash on Interstate 30, westbound, near the Exit 30 off-ramp, has left one person in critical condition. The Arkansas State…

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Wolves host Piggott Friday night

Posted on Nov 16th, 2016

PRESCOTT – Friday night the Piggott Mohawks venture to the less than friendly confines of Cummings Stadium for the second round of AAA playoff…

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PSB approves job credit, drug testing

Posted on Nov 16th, 2016

PRESCOTT – Next semester, students in the Jobs for Arkansas Graduate (JAG) program will earn credit for holding down a job. The Prescott School…

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Blevins School Board Member Mired In Controversy

Posted on Nov 16th, 2016

BLEVINS - A sitting school board member for the Blevins School System has found himself embroiled in controversy after pictures of him in costume…

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I-30 Improvements Ribbon Cutting Held

Posted on Nov 15th, 2016

  HOPE - A ribbon cutting for the two recently completed improvement projects on Interstate 30 was held today, Tuesday, November 15th at…

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Lions auction Dec. 8-9

Posted on Nov 15th, 2016

PRESCOTT - The Prescott Lions will be holding the club's annual auction Dec. 8-9, at 6 p.m. each evening at the Nevada County Courthouse. This is…

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Student updates board on agriculture class

Posted on Nov 15th, 2016

BLEVINS – Allen Hash, president of the Blevins FFA chapter, addressed the Blevins School Board at its November meeting Monday night. Hash talked…

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Breakfast with Santa Dec. 10

Posted on Nov 14th, 2016

PRESCOTT - Breakfast with Santa has been scheduled for 9-11 a.m. on Dec. 10. Once again, the event will be held in the Potlatch Building at the…

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PHS band tops in state

Posted on Nov 14th, 2016

PRESCOTT – Prescott High School’s Marching Wolf Pride Band is the best AA band in the state. The band took top honors in the state marching…

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HopePrescott.com Invites You To A Send-off

Posted on Nov 13th, 2016

HOPE - HopePrescott.com invites the public to a 'Farewell Grace' drop-in Wednesday, November 16th, between 4:30 and 6:00pm, in honor of Grace…

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Livestock report

Posted on Nov 12th, 2016

Hope Livestock Auction Weighted Average Report for Thursday Nov 3, 2016   Cattle Receipts: 1490           Last week:…

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Wolves cruise to first round win, 47-6

Posted on Nov 11th, 2016

PRESCOTT – At no point did Lakeside Lake Village have a chance to win the game. The Curley Wolves cruised to a 47-6 first round win in the AAA…

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High School Football week 11

Posted on Nov 11th, 2016

      Local Game     Home (100) Away…

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Parade honors veterans

Posted on Nov 11th, 2016

PRESCOTT - Veterans in Prescott and Nevada County were honored twice Friday, Nov. 11 for Veteran's Day. The first time was with a "Lunch and a…

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PSD honors veterans

Posted on Nov 11th, 2016

PRESCOTT – Local and area veterans were invited to Prescott High School for “Lunch and a Show” Friday. In the past, a Veteran’s Day…

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AGFC Accepting Applications For Wildlife Officers

Posted on Nov 11th, 2016

LITTLE ROCK - Looking for a career change or the opportunity to work in specialized fields of law enforcement? The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission…

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Reporter Job Opening At HopePrescott.com

Posted on Nov 11th, 2016

HopePrescott.com has a local job opening for a reporter!!! Duties will include, but not be limited to, covering local events, including local…

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Arkansas Youth Hunters Harvest Nearly 9500 Deer

Posted on Nov 11th, 2016

LITTLE ROCK - Cooler temperatures and the first good signs of rutting activity beckoned well for the first youth hunt 2016-17 deer season last…

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Expo showcases local businesses

Posted on Nov 11th, 2016

PRESCOTT - Local residents turned out for the Second Annual Consumer Expo Thursday night at the Potlatch Building. Businesses had set up their…

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Clinton Birthplace National Park Site Celebrates Buffalo Soldiers

Posted on Nov 11th, 2016

HOPE - The President William Jefferson Clinton Birthplace Home National Park Site Rangers welcome you to attend the unveiling of a new temporary…

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New I-30 Construction Coming To Miller County

Posted on Nov 11th, 2016

LITTLE ROCK - The Arkansas State Commission has approved a bid for improvements to a roadway in Miller County, according to Arkansass Highway…

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Enhancing digital footprint conference set

Posted on Nov 10th, 2016

HOPE - The University of Arkansas at Hope Community Education division will host an Enhancing Your Digital Footprint “Lunch and& Learn”…

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Precinct by precinct results

Posted on Nov 10th, 2016

PRESCOTT – These are the results of Tuesday night’s General Election, broken down by box. Bluff City – City and…

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Residents voting in steady stream

Posted on Nov 8th, 2016

PRESCOTT - More than 1,300 people cast their ballots early for the 2016 General Election, but those who didn't have been showing up at the polls in a…

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Hope police log

Posted on Nov 8th, 2016

WARRANTS 11/1 Jade Stone, 31, Delight, foreign warrant Brandon Eatmon, 37, Prescott, failure to appear Lynette Robinson, 25, Fulton,…

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Hempstead & Nevada County Election Results On HopePrescott.com

Posted on Nov 7th, 2016

HopePrescott.com will have reporters at the Hempstead & Nevada County Courthouses Election Night, Tuesday, November 8th, updating election…

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BES book character winners

Posted on Nov 7th, 2016

BLEVINS - Blevins Elementary Library recently had its 2nd annual Book Character Pumpkin Decorating Contest. Students PreK through grade five…

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Nevada County Ballot

Posted on Nov 5th, 2016

Exercise your RIGHT to…

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Livestock report

Posted on Nov 5th, 2016

Hope Livestock Auction Weighted Average Report for Thursday Nov 3, 2016   Cattle Receipts: 1490           Last week:…

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Wolves 10-0 with 42-7 win over Lions

Posted on Nov 4th, 2016

PRESCOTT – An ugly win is still a win, and Prescott’s 42-7 win over Jessieville Thursday night was an ugly one. The Wolves are now 10-0 on the…

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Book rental program saves students money

Posted on Nov 4th, 2016

HOPE - Since its inception in August 2015, the University of Arkansas at Hope-Texarkana book rental program has saved students a total of $300,414.…

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Friday Night High School Football Week 10

Posted on Nov 4th, 2016

Local Teams         Home   Away   Quarter Magnolia  55 Hope  12 Final   2A…

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High School Football Week 10

Posted on Nov 3rd, 2016

Local Teams Home Away Quarter Prescott 42 Jessieville  7 Final Spring Hill  21 Mineral…

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AAA needs replacing

Posted on Nov 3rd, 2016

INTO THE VOID Editorial Commentary PRESCOTT – It’s playoff time for high school football teams around the state. The Curley Wolves will win…

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Lions donate to EHC kitchen

Posted on Nov 3rd, 2016

PRESCOTT - The Prescott Lions Club donated $100 to help fund construction of a kitchen in the EHC Building at the Nevada County Fairgrounds. The…

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Eldridge running to help state, nation

Posted on Nov 2nd, 2016

HOPE/PRESCOTT – Conner Eldridge, candidate for U.S. Senate, was in Hope Wednesday morning to talk about his campaign. He said the campaign is…

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All county budgets in black

Posted on Nov 2nd, 2016

PRESCOTT – Nevada County Judge Mark Glass gave the Nevada County Quorum Court news it hasn’t heard in years – all county budgets are in the…

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ACT prep workshops on tap

Posted on Nov 2nd, 2016

  HOPE - The University of Arkansas at Hope-Texarkana is offering an opportunity to help a student in need participate in the upcoming ACT Prep…

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Ornaments available

Posted on Nov 2nd, 2016

PRESCOTT - New ornaments are available from the Prescott-Nevada County Chamber of Commerce. This year's ornament recognizes and honors the…

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Daylight Savings Time Clock Reset Sunday

Posted on Nov 2nd, 2016

Congratulations!! You get an extra hour of sleep this weekend!! This Sunday, November 6th, we all go through the annual ritual of setting our…

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Fatal Hit And Run Near Rosston Tuesday

Posted on Nov 2nd, 2016

ROSSTON - A fatal hit and run occurred Tuesday near Rosston. According to an Arkansas State Police preliminary report, Christal M. Davis, 42, of…

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Consumer expo Nov. 10

Posted on Nov 1st, 2016

PRESCOTT – From 5-7 p.m. on Nov. 10, the Prescott-Nevada County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the Second Annual Consumer Expo. The expo…

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Early voting strong in county

Posted on Nov 1st, 2016

PRESCOTT - Nevada County residents have been taking advantage of early voting as more than 600 ballots have been cast already. This number was…

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Batmen abound at Halloween costume contest

Posted on Nov 1st, 2016

PRESCOTT - There were plenty of superheros on hand at the annual Prescott-Nevada County  Chamber of Commerce Halloween Costume Contest Monday…

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NC GOP hosts coffee

Posted on Nov 1st, 2016

PRESCOTT - Nevada County's Republican Party hosted Tuesday's community coffee at the Nevada County Library. Along with the refreshments, a table…

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NHS FBLA hosts Haunted Trail

Posted on Nov 1st, 2016

WHITE OAK LAKE STATE PARK - Nevada FBLA hosted its annual “Haunted Trail” at White Oak Lake State Park Saturday night in connection with the…

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