Chasing Shadows: The Gurdon Light MysterySenaiNewsBreak Contributor
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7-Year-Old Girl Celebrating Her Own Birthday Discovers 2.95-Carat Diamond in State ParkEmily Rose KentNewsBreak Contributor
Exploring Murfreesboro's Gem Safari: A Diamond JourneyZulie JourneyNewsBreak Contributor
Urban Legend :The Ghosts of ArkansasNeng karinaNewsBreak Contributor
Love’s opens truck wash in Prescott, Arkansas
OKLAHOMA CITY — Professional drivers who stop by the new Love’s Travel Stop in Prescott, Arkansas, can clean their rides thanks to a new truck wash that opened on Wednesday, Sept. 27. With automated technology, Love’s Truck Wash offers the same quality as a hand wash in half...
Chasing Shadows: The Gurdon Light Mystery
The Gurdon Light, a mysterious phenomenon in Gurdon, Arkansas, near disused railroad tracks, has captivated local legends and garnered attention in media, including Unsolved Mysteries and Mysteries at the Museum. The light, which has been observed in various colors and described as erratic, appears at different times and locations, adding to its enigma.
South Arkansas man accused of attempting to break into State Trooper’s patrol unit; caught on video footage
CAMDEN, Ark. (KTVE/KARD) — On July 9, 2023, a trooper of Arkansas State Police received a notification from a camera in his carport, which faced his patrol unit. In the video footage, a male subject was seen allegedly attempting to open the door to his cruiser while covering his hand with a shirt to conceal […]
With no paper mill project on horizon, Clark County jobs group nixes need for air permit
Economic development officials in Clark County opted out of renewing an air permit gifted to the county after Sun Bio backed out of a major paper mill project. After discussing whether to renew a Title 5 air permit with the state’s Department of Energy & Environment, the Economic Development Corp. of Clark County says it has no need to keep the plant-specific permit.
District Fair Parade
The 79th annual Southwest Arkansas District Fair kicked off Tuesday (9-26) with Southwest Arkansas’ biggest parade. The weather was perfect as dozens of entries and floats wound through downtown Hope.
Arkansas man accused of assaulting victim and shooting firearm in Ouachita Parish; arrested
All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. WEST MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — On September 23, 2023, the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office was called to Glenn Oark Circle in West Monroe, La. due to a shots fired complaint. Prior to deputies’ arrival, they were advised that the sheriff’s office received a separate call from an […]
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Puppies Up for Adoption in hope, AR
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around hope..
Arkadelphia college student loses handgun to local burglar
Campus police at Henderson State University solved a pair of car break-ins thanks to a reckless act by the alleged thief. An Arkadelphia man accused of breaking into college students’ vehicles left one damning piece of evidence at the scene of a burglary: his cell phone. An affidavit filed...
Farmers Bank loan officer, VP Lauren Brown earns Chartered Banking Professional certification
Lauren Brown, commercial loan officer and vice president at the Prescott branch of Farmers Bank & Trust, has received her certification as a Chartered Banking Professional (ChBP) from the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University. The ChBP program provides its graduates with a broad spectrum of banking and...
Trial By Jury Held Sept. 23rd in Washington
One of Historic Washington State Park’s most popular ongoing programs, “Trial By Jury” was held Saturday (9-23) in the 1836 Courthouse. The dramatic presentation is based upon an actual 19th century trial held in Washington and staged in the actual courtroom in which the original trial took place. Various HWSP employees and local residents play the parts and the audience gets to decide the “fate” of the “defendant” before finding out the actual outcome of the original trial. For information on the next presentation, visit historicwashingtonstatepark.com.
AR hope's Most Loveable Dogs Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around hope.
Garage Sale Heaven Oct. 7
PRESCOTT – Everyone loves a garage sale. With this in mind, those with plenty of excess items to sell should be getting ready for the Annual Garage Sale Heaven on Hwy. 67 on Oct. 7. The sales will be along Hwy. 67 and normally stretch from Prescott to Emmet, though some also head toward Gurdon.
Nevada County Retired Teachers Hold Meeting
The Nevada County Retired Teachers met September 13th at the Prescott/Nevada County Library. Any retired teacher is welcome and if you’d like to learn more about the organization just contact any member.
Free Bangs vaccinations available
PRESCOTT – There will be a free Bangs vaccination in Nevada County on Oct. 10. for heifers 4-12 months old. The animals must be penned at the time of vaccination. There is no charge for this service. To schedule an appointment, call Scott Chambliss at 870-703-2181.
“Glowing Like A Solar Eclipse” class to be held at UAHT
The University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana will hold a “Glowing Like A Solar Eclipse” class to inform students about the upcoming solar eclipses, the significance of the history of eclipses, and how to prepare for safe viewing of an eclipse. The class will be held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday,...
Family homestead takes familiar turn; kin follows great-grandfather’s lead
In 1870, Nevada County, Arkansas pioneer Charles Montgomery Andres acquired 100 acres in what is now the Sutton Community, which straddles County Road 31. With his wife Nancy Ann Hines Waddle, he built a two-room dogtrot house on a small rise on the edge of a pine thicket. He cleared...
Dispatch Desk: Monday, Sept. 25
The following incidents were gathered from reports filed at the Arkadelphia Police Department and Clark County Sheriff’s Office. Names of arrested individuals were collected at the Clark County Detention Center on Crittenden Street in Arkadelphia. They are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law. The Arkadelphian does not withhold names from the arrest log, so don’t even think about asking.
Free English classes for adults in Hope, Arkansas
HOPE, Ark. (KTAL/KMSS) — Hope Public Schools is offering free English classes for adults along with childcare. “Our district has a growing Hispanic population. A lot of times, parents will come to our schools and can not communicate with teachers and staff,” said Home to School Advisor Kayla Jones. Programs will teach participants to improve […]
One-Vehicle Accident Sunday Evening In Hope
A one-vehicle accident resulted in a car ending up in a yard at 729 West Avenue E shortly before 7pm Sunday (9-24). The Hope Police and Hope Firemen responded along with Pafford. The occupants of the vehicle were seen walking after Pafford attendants checked them out before they got out of the car.
Savor the Sea: Top 3 Seafood Spots in Arkadelphia You Can't Miss
In this article, we'll be exploring three exquisite seafood restaurants in Arkadelphia. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below: