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Work To Begin On Hempstead 7 Next Week

Work To Begin On Hempstead 7 Next Week

The overlay segment of the construction on Hempstead 7 is scheduled to begin July 5, according to Hempstead County Judge Haskell Morse. C and F Construction Company of…

NC gets new county agent

NC gets new county agent

PRESCOTT – Nevada County’s Extension Office has a new county agent. Darren Neal assumed the duties of county agent Friday, July 1, having retired from a 21-year career…

Neal retires after 21 years at Arkansas State Police

Neal retires after 21 years at Arkansas State Police

HOPE–Trooper Darren Neal was sent to Southwest Arkansas in August, 1995 by the Arkansas State Police, and he stayed. He is originally from Jonesboro. He and his family…

Grant received for repairs at Moscow Cemetery

Grant received for repairs at Moscow Cemetery

PRESCOTT – Work will soon begin at the Moscow Cemetery. Peggy Lloyd, a member of the Nevada County Depot Museum Board, said a grant was recently approved for…

Volunteers needed at food share

Volunteers needed at food share

PRESCOTT – While the community has been good about donating to the food share and First Baptist Church clothing ministry, more help is needed. These ministries aren’t operated…

HCSO warns of IRS scam

HCSO warns of IRS scam

HOPE – Over the past few days the Hempstead County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) has been flooded with calls about the Internal Revenue Service. According to a release from…

Fire consumes vacant house

Fire consumes vacant house

HOPE–A late evening fire threatened surrounding light poles and trees in the neighborhood Thursday night as a residence at 702 Hayward was consumed. The call came in to central dispatch at approximately…

Shots Fired Call Results In Aggrevated Assault Charge

Shots Fired Call Results In Aggrevated Assault Charge

At approximately 1:50pm Thursday, June 30th, Hempstead County Sheriff’s Department and Arkansas State Police were dispatched to an address in the 3800 block of State Highway 73 E,…

McCaskill Man Arrested On Rape Charge

McCaskill Man Arrested On Rape Charge

Hempstead County Investigators have arrested 69 year old Arthur Barto Hill of McCaskill, after an investigation into an allegation of sexual abuse involving a 7 year old female.…

Ribbon-cutting held at S. W. Arkansas Title Company

Ribbon-cutting held at S. W. Arkansas Title Company

HOPE–The Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon-cutting for Blake Montgomery, attorney-at-law, who recently opened the Southwest Arkansas Title Company. A monumental moment was when Novalene Slatton,…

NCSO setting safety checkpoints for holiday

NCSO setting safety checkpoints for holiday

PRESCOTT – While the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office wishes everyone a safe and happy Fourth of July, it will also be increasing patrols over the holiday. NCSO Chief…

SWAPDD hear’s local’s wish lists

SWAPDD hear’s local’s wish lists

PRESCOTT – Christmas came early for residents of Prescott – well, sort of. Debbie Harbour, with the Southwest Arkansas Planning and Development District (SWAPDD), was on hand at…

HPD,HFD visit RoC

HPD,HFD visit RoC

HOPE - The children of Making Rainbows in Hope were recently treated to a visit from the Hope Fire and Hope Police Departments. The children were able to…

UAT offers course in Power Plant tech

UAT offers course in Power Plant tech

HOPE – The University of Arkansas at Texarkana is offering new programs in Power Plant Technology. The new programs at UofA Texarkana beginning this fall include a Technical…

Wreck leaves one dead, three injured

Wreck leaves one dead, three injured

UPDATE: According to the crash report from the Arkansas State Police, Johnathan Crews, 35, of Prescott, was killed in a two vehicle wreck that occurred on Hwy. 67…

Announcements

Gene Watson coming to HH

Gene Watson coming to HH

HOPE – Gene Watson will be coming to Hope on Oct. 14 to perform at…

Rising Star anniversary July 10

Rising Star anniversary July 10

HOPE – Rising Star Missionary Baptist Church will have its 102nd anniversary  at 3 p.m.…

Donations needed

Donations needed

HOPE – Donations are needed to help replenish funds for Ayers Cemetery. According to Eva…

Outdoor camp meeting

Outdoor camp meeting

PRESCOTT – An outdoor camp meeting will be held during the Serepta Shed Revival at…

FBC schedules VBS

FBC schedules VBS

PRESCOTT – First Baptist Church of Prescott will have Vacation Bible School on July 16,…

FUMC July 4 celebration planned

FUMC July 4 celebration planned

HOPE- First United Methodist Church will hold a July 4 celebration at 7 p.m. at…

FUMC bible school set

FUMC bible school set

HOPE – First United Methodist Church will have vacation bible school July 11-14 from 9…

Verse of the Day

[Humble Service in the Body of Christ] For by the grace given me I say to every one of you: Do not think of yourself more highly than you ought, but rather think of yourself with sober judgment, in accordance with the faith God has distributed to each of you. — Romans 12:3 (NIV)

Estelle Barber Cooksie

Estelle Barber Cooksie was born to Arzo and Bessie Barber in Hope, Arkansas on September 19, 1937. She attended Hope Public Schools and graduated

Tommy Fizgerald Hamilton

Tommy Fizgerald Hamilton, Jr. was born on April 9, 1994 to Reshonda Stuart of Hope and Tommy Fitzgerald Hamilton,  Sr. of  Bradley,

Gladine Thompson photo

Mrs. Gladine Booker Thompson

Mrs. Gladine Booker Thompson, daughter of the late Mamie Booker and Clody Booker was born in Ozan, Arkansas February 9, 1955. Gladine departed

Thomas Brewer photo

Mr. Thomas ”Jack” Brewer

Mr. Thomas  ”Jack” Brewer was born February 16, 1923 in Columbus, Arkansas to the late Zannie and Cora Brewer.  To this union two children were

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okay reunion--the stones

Saratoga graduate served his country, then graduated

SARATOGA--The 31st annual Okay-Saratoga reunion was a time to reflect and reminisce, but for one grad, the remembrance was bittersweet. Gene

Mayfest #1

Drug Court holds celebration in conjunction with Mayfest

Above, Nikki Crowe is shown with her two children at Mayfest, held in Patmos earlier this month. Contributed Photo PATMOS--May is National Drug

baby

Ava Kennedy Stockton

Jim and Misty Stockton of Prescott, Arkansas welcomed a beautiful 7 lbs 5 oz baby girl into the world on March 16, 2016 at 8:42 AM at St. Michaels

John Daniel Williams

Maranda and Doug Williams of Crossroads welcomed baby boy John Daniel Williams into this world at 5:22am on February 24 2016 Baptist health in

Joe and Sandy Helm 50th wedding anniversary

  The children and family of Joe and Sandy Helm are happy to announce their June 4th, 50th wedding anniversary. Joe was raised at

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Glass-Wright plan to Wed

Shelly Beth Glass of Prescott, Arkansas and Jordan Rex Wright of Mount Pleasant, Texas plan to wed on June 4, 2016.   Shelly is the daughter of Jo

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Huntzinger-Aaron Plan to wed

Bret Paul Huntzinger of Harrisburg, Arkansas and Megan Jo Aaron of Hope, Arkansas are happy to announce their plans to wed on April 22, 2016. The

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Harris – Fitzhugh plan to wed

Donald Harris and Frankie Fitzhugh of Prescott, AR are happy to announce their plans to wed on January 16th, 2016. Frankie Fitzhugh is the daughter

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