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Local Group Establishes Fund To Aid Peru Flood Victims

Posted on Feb 18th, 2017

HOPE - A local group has established a fund to aid victims of the widespread flooding in Peru that has taken place this year. The flooding has…

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Hope Police Department Blotter 2/17/17

Posted on Feb 18th, 2017

HOPE - WARRANTS SERVED: 2/13/17 Sarah Bass, 30, Fulton, AR     Failure To Appear Angela Minnifield, 38, Hope, AR     Failure To…

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Hope Livestock Report 2/16/17

Posted on Feb 18th, 2017

For Thursday, February 16 Cattle Receipts:  879     Last Week:  884     Last year: 790 Compared to last week:  Feeder steers were…

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Shakespeare in the Park returns to Washington

Posted on Feb 17th, 2017

  WASHINGTON - Shakespeare in the Park returns to Old Washington State park with two plays, “Romeo and Juliet” and “The Two Gentlemen…

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Hope Rotary Club Holds Educator Of The Year Award Dinner

Posted on Feb 17th, 2017

HOPE - The Hope Rotary Club held their annual Educator of the Year dinner Thursday, February 16th, at Hempstead Hall. Hope Public Schools…

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Triple Trophy Award Available To Deer Hunters

Posted on Feb 16th, 2017

LITTLE ROCK - Deer season may be winding down, but there's still a reward for those lucky and skilled enough to hit the trifecta of deer hunting.…

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Butterfly Gardening Class Tuesday In Prescott

Posted on Feb 16th, 2017

PRESCOTT - The Nevada County Master Gardeners are sponsoring a Butterfly Gardening Class to be conducted by Ms. Kitty Sanders of Fayetteville, AR at…

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Reception Slated For Ramsey, Walker

Posted on Feb 16th, 2017

HOPE - A public reception for Mayor Dennis Ramsey and Director Willie Walker will be held Tuesday, February 21st, between 4:00 and 6:00pm at City…

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Jr. Jays take district

Posted on Feb 16th, 2017

ROSSTON - Both of Nevada's junior teams won the 1A 7East district titles this week. The junior boys took out Bradley, 51-43, for the title, while…

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Blood Donation Drive Friday At Prescott High School

Posted on Feb 16th, 2017

PRESCOTT - There is currently a low supply of blood available to the sick and injured. Due to this crisis, the LifeShare bus will be at Prescott…

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Poetry Program Comes To BHE

Posted on Feb 16th, 2017

HOPE - Poet and artist Chris James of Little Rock spent a week with Stephanie Smelley's sixth grade classes developing an in-depth poetic project for…

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Expired tags leads to drug arrest

Posted on Feb 16th, 2017

PRESCOTT – Expired tags led to the arrest of Jeremy Warren, 37, of Camden, on drug charges. According to a report from the Nevada County…

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Speeding leads to drug arrests

Posted on Feb 16th, 2017

ROSSTON – Glen Porchia and Decarlos Beck learned the hard way, speeding is not a good idea. According to a release from the Nevada County…

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HCSO receives grant from Blue and You

Posted on Feb 16th, 2017

HOPE – A grant from the Blue and You Foundation was awarded to the Hempstead County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday. The grant, for $1,000, will be…

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FCCLA hosts coffee

Posted on Feb 16th, 2017

PRESCOTT - One of the community's favorite coffees is the one hosted by the Family Career Community Leaders of America (FCCLA), at Prescott High…

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Ramsey’s endow scholarship

Posted on Feb 16th, 2017

HOPE - Dennis and Linda Ramsey, of Hope, Arkansas, recently donated $10,000 to establish the James Edward and Lillian Earline Berry Endowed…

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Walk Across Arkansas Program Scheduled

Posted on Feb 16th, 2017

The spring edition of Walk Across Arkansas is just around the corner. Dates have been set for February 26 - April 22. Walk Across Arkansas is an…

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HAPS Shoe Project Televised

Posted on Feb 16th, 2017

HOPE - Hope Academy of Public Service Principal Dr. Carol Ann Duke explained on camera to Channel 6 reporter Delano Henry the process for turning…

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Rock Star Visits Hope Academy Of Public Service

Posted on Feb 15th, 2017

HOPE - Dr. Sandra Chandler, geologist for the Arkansas Geological Survey, takes Carol Hendrix's science class through the various classifications of…

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HHS Pageant, Talent Show Set For Saturday

Posted on Feb 15th, 2017

HOPE - The stars will come out Saturday when the HHS Student Council presents the Mr. and Miss Hope High School and Talent Show at Hempstead…

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HHS Strive For Five Top Winners

Posted on Feb 15th, 2017

HOPE - The two top runners in the second nine weeks drawing for the Strive For Five attendance initiative at Hope High School were chosen…

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Lions Clubs Host Wednesday Chamber Coffee

Posted on Feb 15th, 2017

HOPE - The Noon Lions Club and the Evening Lions Club joined forces Wednesday to host the Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce…

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Sorrells honored by QC

Posted on Feb 15th, 2017

PRESCOTT – Former Nevada County Deputy Hebb Sorrells was recognized by the Nevada County Court at its February meeting Tuesday evening. The…

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10th Annual UAHT trap shoot set

Posted on Feb 15th, 2017

HOPE - The University of Arkansas at Hope-Texarkana Foundation will host the 10th Annual “Pulling” for Education Trap Shoots on March 10 and…

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Hope Police Department Blotter

Posted on Feb 15th, 2017

Warrants Served: 2/12/17    Darryl Thomas, 30, of Hope, AR Failure to Appear Accidents: 2/10/17     1333 hours in the 500 block of W.…

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Kiwanis Club Hears Program On Clinton National Historic Site

Posted on Feb 14th, 2017

HOPE - The Hipe Kiwanis Club heard a program from Tarona Armstrong on Tuesday, February 14th. Armstrong is the Superintendent of the William…

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Hempstead County Presidents Day Schedule

Posted on Feb 14th, 2017

Hempstead County Jusge Haskell Morse has announced the Presidents Day schedule for county employees and services: The Hempstead County Courthouse…

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PPD seeks robbery suspects

Posted on Feb 14th, 2017

PRESCOTT - Local authorities are looking for two black males wanted in connection with the robbery of the Prescott Family Clinic Wednesday…

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RoC delivers Valentine’s treats

Posted on Feb 14th, 2017

HOPE - Pictured are Rainbow of Challenges’ staff members as they hurriedly complete and deliver last-minute orders for Valentine’s Day. Organizer…

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Holiday closings

Posted on Feb 14th, 2017

HOPE/PRESCOTT - All city and county offices will be closed Monday, Feb. 20, in observance of President's Day. In Hope, commercial trash routes…

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All normal for Blevins School Board

Posted on Feb 14th, 2017

BLEVINS – Things returned to normal for the Blevins School Board at its February meeting Monday night. There were no television cameras or…

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ServSafe resistration

Posted on Feb 14th, 2017

        FOOD SAFETY TRAINING ServSafe® Essentials ServSafe® has been the industry national…

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Hope Public Schools Schedule Winter Break

Posted on Feb 13th, 2017

HOPE - Classes in the Hope Public School District will not be in session Friday, February 17th or Monday, February 20th, in observance of the annual…

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Spring Hill Schools Holding Conferences

Posted on Feb 13th, 2017

SPRING HILL - Parent/Teacher conferences will be held this Thursday, February 16th from 3:00pm to 7:00pm. School will dismiss at 2:00pm. If you need…

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Hope Lions Club Hears From AGFC Biologist

Posted on Feb 13th, 2017

HOPE- The Hope Lions Club heard from Jeff Taverner at their meeting on Monday, February 13th. Taverner is a Private Lands Biologist with the…

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Mouser benefit successful

Posted on Feb 13th, 2017

EMMET - Emmet's Chuck Wagon was packed Saturday evening for a benefit to raise money for Matt Mouser. Mouser suffers from congenital heart…

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Weekly Column From The House Of Representatives 2/10/17

Posted on Feb 12th, 2017

LITTLE ROCK - "On Wednesday, the House Constitutional Issues Subcommittee will begin hearing proposed amendments to our state's constitution. Our…

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Beware of “can you hear me” scams

Posted on Feb 12th, 2017

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansans are being victimized by con artists who use audio editing equipment to create false authorization recordings to make…

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Spring Hill Senior Powell Signs With SCC

Posted on Feb 11th, 2017

SPRING HILL - Spring Hill Senior Kalyne Powell has signed a Letter of Intent to play softball for Southeastern Community College in Burlington,…

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Hope Public Schools Board Sets Study Session

Posted on Feb 11th, 2017

HOPE - The Hope Public Schools Board will meet in a study session Monday at 6:30pm in the MAC Conference Room at Hope High School. The meeting…

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Hutchinson Releases Statement On Amazon Collecting Arkansas Sales Tax

Posted on Feb 11th, 2017

LITTLE ROCK - Gov. Asa Hutchinson issued the following statement in response to Amazon's announcement that the Seattle-based company will begin…

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Human Remains Found In 2014 Identified

Posted on Feb 11th, 2017

HOPE - A statement from the Hempstead County Sheriff's Department released February 10, 2017: Human Remains Found On Red River In 2014 Are…

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Sign-ups For Spay/Neuter Clinic Ongoing

Posted on Feb 11th, 2017

HOPE - Signs-ups for the low-cost spay and neuter clinic continue today, Saturday, February 11th, at the Hope Animal Shelter. The clinic will be…

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Livestock report

Posted on Feb 11th, 2017

  Hope Livestock Auction Weighted Average Report for Thursday Feb 9, 2017   Cattle Receipts: 884           Last week:…

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Farmers’ Day At The Capitol Celebrated

Posted on Feb 10th, 2017

LITTLE ROCK - State Representative Danny Watson visited with Hempstead County Farm Bureau Treasurer Randy Hare and Arkansas Fatm Bureau State Board…

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Rabid Skunk Found In Hope

Posted on Feb 10th, 2017

HOPE - A skunk found walking near a road in Hope during the day has been confirmed rabid by the Arkansas Department of Health (ADH). This skunk was…

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Civil War stories collected

Posted on Feb 10th, 2017

PRESCOTT – Joseph and Maria Brent, with Mudpuppy and Waterdog, Inc., were at the Nevada County Library Friday collecting Civil War…

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Fostering, adoption outreach set

Posted on Feb 10th, 2017

HOPE - A community outreach will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Feb. 21 in the Springhill Suite at Hemsptead Hall concerning the fostering and adoption of…

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One injured in wreck

Posted on Feb 10th, 2017

BLUFF CITY - One woman was injured when her vehicle left Hwy. 24 Thursday afternoon and ended up plowing into a mobile home. The accident was…

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Unclaimed WMA Turkey Hunt Permits Available Online February 15

Posted on Feb 10th, 2017

LITTLE ROCK - The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will be selling all unclaimed turkey hunt permits online at…

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UofA Hope-Texarkana Adds Social Work Degree Option

Posted on Feb 10th, 2017

HOPE - The University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana (UAHT) has added a new Associates of Arts degree in Social Work. The program is a 2+2 partnership…

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World War I Artifacts Exhibit Opens

Posted on Feb 10th, 2017

LITTLE ROCK - The Arkansas State Archives is opening a new exhibit, "On the Fields and In the Trenches: Relics Of the First World War," which…

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Hempstead County Sheriff’s Office To Hold Auction

Posted on Feb 10th, 2017

HOPE - The Hempstead County Sheriff's Office and the South Central Drug Task Force will be holding a public auction to sell retired Sheriff's…

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HOPE Learning Center Among State’s Top Five

Posted on Feb 9th, 2017

LITTLE ROCK - The Helping Our Pupils Excel (HOPE) Learning Center at Hope High School was named one of the top five best Alternative Learning…

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Hope High Robotics Club Makes Donation

Posted on Feb 9th, 2017

HOPE - Hope Academy of Science and Technology (Hope High School) Robotics Club members presented the Hope Academy of Public Service Engineering Club…

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Spring Hill Schools To Be OPEN Friday

Posted on Feb 9th, 2017

SPRING HILL - According to Spring Hill School District Administration, there is a 'fake' Facebook page from Spring Hill Schools stating that school…

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Benefit Auction & Fish Dinner Scheduled For Matt Mouser

Posted on Feb 9th, 2017

EMMET - A benefit auction and dinner for Matt Mouser has been scheduled for Saturday, February 11th at the Chuck Wagon in Emmet. Matt suffers from…

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Jester charged with possession

Posted on Feb 9th, 2017

EMMET – Dillon Jester, 21, of Prescott, has been arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine. According to a…

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Hope School Hours Set For Hearts and Flowers

Posted on Feb 9th, 2017

HOPE - Whrn love is in the air on Valentine's Day, February 14th, getting that special something to that special someone on campus in the Hope Public…

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Hempstead County Proceeds Towards Bank Purchase

Posted on Feb 9th, 2017

HOPE - While under a 90-day non-binding letter of intent, Hempstead County Judge Haskell Morse is actively moving towards the purchase of the…

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Vehicle Fire Slows Traffic On Hwy. 67 At Fulton

Posted on Feb 8th, 2017

FULTON - At approximately 1:20pm, a vehicle fire located on State Highway 67, in Fulton near the Red River Truckstop was called into the Hempstead…

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Kiwanis Club Hears Program On Historic Preservation

Posted on Feb 8th, 2017

HOPE - The Hope Kiwanis Club heard from Dr. Revis Edmonds on Tuesday February 7th. Dr. Edmonds grew up in Hope and currently serves as…

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Library offers amnesty for overdue books

Posted on Feb 8th, 2017

PRESCOTT – For those with overdue library books, now is the time to return them. February is National Library Lover’s Month, and the Nevada…

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Hempstead County Farm Bureau Hosts Chamber Coffee

Posted on Feb 8th, 2017

HOPE - Hempstead County Farm Bureau, located at 1902 E. Third St., hosted Wednesday's Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce coffee. A…

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Standing-Room Only Crowd At Hope Board Meeting

Posted on Feb 8th, 2017

HOPE - A standing-room only crowd met the Hope City Board of Directors as they made their way to their seats Tuesday night. The meeting opened…

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Heather Manor sponsoring softball tourney

Posted on Feb 8th, 2017

  HOPE - Heather Manor will host its 2nd annual Relay for Life Coed Softball Tournament on April 15 at  the Kelly Field Complex. All…

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Black History Commission Of Arkansas To Meet

Posted on Feb 7th, 2017

LITTLE ROCK - The Black History Commission of Arkansas will hold a regular, quarterly meeting on Thursday, February 9th at noon, in the Arkansas…

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Hope High School Students Host Chamber Coffee

Posted on Feb 7th, 2017

HOPE - Students representing FBLA, FCCLA and FFA organizations at Hope High School recently hosted the weekly Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of…

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Wadley Scan Van Visits Hope Public Schools Campuses

Posted on Feb 7th, 2017

HOPE - The Wadley Scan Van from Wadley Regional Medical Center in Texarkana has been visiting campuses of the Hope Public Schools during January and…

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Border Patrol Seen In Hempstead County Area

Posted on Feb 7th, 2017

HOPE - According to a credible source, vehicles from the United States Border Patrol were seen Tuesday in Hempstead County, on Interstate 30 and at…

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Statement From Hope Public Schools Superintendent Bobby Hart

Posted on Feb 7th, 2017

HOPE - Hope Public Schools Superintendent Bobby Hart released this statement February 7, 2017: "Several Hope High School (HHS) students were…

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Beads, Bags & Bangles Fundraiser Scheduled

Posted on Feb 7th, 2017

HOPE - The University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana Foundation will host the 11th Annual Beads, Bags and Bangles Kids' College Fundraiser on Thursday,…

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Copeland new 4H director

Posted on Feb 7th, 2017

PRESCOTT – Tori Copeland was welcomed as the new 4-H director for the Nevada County Extension Service. She also assumes duties as the home…

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Pioneer for a Day at Old Washington

Posted on Feb 7th, 2017

WASHINGTON – Old Washington Historic State Park is presenting “Frontier Days for Homeschools”, on Feb. 17. The event will be from 9:30 a.m.…

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Fire destroys Emmet home

Posted on Feb 7th, 2017

EMMET - Fire destroyed an Emmet home Tuesday afternoon. The call came in around 12:30 p.m. with the Emmet Volunteer Fire Department dispatched to…

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UAHT sees growth

Posted on Feb 7th, 2017

HOPE - The University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana welcomed 1,421 students this semester. This number represents a 6.3 percent increase over the…

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Hope Lions Club Hears From Preservation Outreach Coordinator

Posted on Feb 7th, 2017

HOPE - The Hope Lions Club heard from Dr. Revis Edmonds on Monday, February 6th. Dr. Edmonds is the Preservation Outreach Coordinator for the…

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Plenty to do on Spring Break at Daisy State Park

Posted on Feb 7th, 2017

Friday, March 3rd 3 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.               5 p.m. - 6 p.m. Critter…

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Washington presenting home schooling program

Posted on Feb 6th, 2017

WASHINGTON - The interpretive staff at Old Washington Historic State Park will have a presentation for home school groups on Feb. 17. The program…

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SMILES donates to UAHT shooting club

Posted on Feb 6th, 2017

HOPE - Doctor Robert Carter, the owner of Smiles of Arkansas, recently donated $5,000 to the University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana Shooting Sports…

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UAHT schedules Black History programs

Posted on Feb 6th, 2017

HOPE - The University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana Multicultural Club will host two Black History Month programs this month at Hempstead Hall. The…

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Fire claims one

Posted on Feb 6th, 2017

PRESCOTT - Fire may have claimed the life of a Prescott man Sunday night. The Prescott Fire Department responded to a call around 8:30 p.m. about…

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Blood Drive Scheduled For Tuesday At ROC

Posted on Feb 6th, 2017

HOPE - A blood drive will be conducted by LifeShare Blood Centers tomorrow, Tuesday February 7, at Rainbow Of Challenges. Donations may be made…

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EHC coffee Tuesday

Posted on Feb 6th, 2017

PRESCOTT - A community coffee will be held at the Nevada County Extension office from 9:30-11 a.m. to welcome Tori Copeland as the new home…

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Suit Against City Of Hope, Catherine Cook & Larry York Filed

Posted on Feb 5th, 2017

TEXARKANA - A suit has been filed in the United States District Court, Western District of Arkansas, Texarkana Division against the City of Hope,…

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Hope/Hempstead County Winter Bluegrass Show A Resounding Success

Posted on Feb 4th, 2017

HOPE - The Hope/Hempstead County Winter Bluegrass Show was held today, February 4th, at Hope's Fair Park Community Center. A crowd of 150+…

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First Presbyterian Church Sponsers Souper Bowl Of Caring

Posted on Feb 4th, 2017

HOPE - A hearty crew from Hope's First Presbyterian Church held their annual Souper Bowl of Caring, a food drive to benefit Hope In Action, on Friday…

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Ark-La-Tex Outdoor Expo Continues Through Saturday

Posted on Feb 4th, 2017

HOPE - The Ark-La-Tex Outdoor Expo continues through today, Saturday February 4th, at Hempstead Hall. The Expo, the first of such an event held at…

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Livestock report

Posted on Feb 4th, 2017

Hope Livestock Auction Weighted Average Report for Thursday Feb 2, 2017   Cattle Receipts: 1203           Last week:…

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College funding to be changed

Posted on Feb 3rd, 2017

LITTLE ROCK - The State of Arkansas is home to more than 40 institutions of higher education, including 10 four-year universities, 22 two-year…

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Hope police log

Posted on Feb 3rd, 2017

WARRANTS: 1/31 Daz’Meonta Crusoe, 19, of Gurdon, failure to appear Keontaye Wesley, 23, Hope, failure to appear, failure to…

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Clinic offers heart programs

Posted on Feb 3rd, 2017

HOPE - As February is American Heart Month, Wadley Regional Medical Center will be presenting a series of heart healthy programs. Dr. Sylwia…

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Master Gardeners donate to FFA

Posted on Feb 3rd, 2017

PRESCOTT - Gail Reddin, with  the Nevada County Master Gardeners, presents a check for $100 to James Cannon and the Prescott High School FFA…

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Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce Banquet

Posted on Feb 3rd, 2017

The Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce has scheduled its 2017 banquet for April 3rd. The banquet will be held at Hempstead Hall and the…

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Butterfly gardening class set

Posted on Feb 3rd, 2017

PRESCOTT - The Nevada County Master Gardeners are sponsoring a Butterfly Gardening Class to be conducted by Kitty Sanders of Fayetteville, Arkansas,…

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Souper Bowl Of Caring Slated For Friday & Saturday

Posted on Feb 3rd, 2017

HOPE - For the 10th year, the community is asked to support Hope In Action by bringing food to the Souper Bowl of Caring collection site at 611 South…

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Ninth Grade Students Learn To “Get Real”

Posted on Feb 2nd, 2017

HOPE - It is not the real deal, but it is a lesson about learning to get real. "Get Real - Here's The Deal" is a program of the University of…

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Hempstead County Road 26 Reopens

Posted on Feb 2nd, 2017

HOPE - Hempstead County Judge Haskell Morse announced Thursday afternoon that the repairs to Hempstead County Road 26 have been completed and the…

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Ribbon-Cutting Held At Secur Storage Thursday

Posted on Feb 2nd, 2017

HOPE - A Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce ribbon-cutting was held for the newly remodeled offices of Secur Storage on Thursday…

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First Ever Timeless Tradition’s Ladies Shopapalooza

Posted on Feb 2nd, 2017

Do you need a ladies day out? We have the perfect place! Timeless traditions located in Spring Hill, Arkansas is having a First Ever Timeless…

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