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Westerman Says Fiscal Issues A...

New Congressman Says Fellow Freshmen Intend To Address Spending STAVES – Fourth District Congressman-elect Bruce Westerman of Hot Springs said he believes the freshman class entering the U.S. House of Representatives in January could lead to some fundamental...

Tax Cuts, Computer Classes Ato...

STAVES – Governor-elect Asa Hutchinson, Senator-elect Tom Cotton and Congressman-elect Bruce Westerman were among the guests attending the annual Wilson Bros. Lumber Company barbecue held Tuesday at their saw mill operations at Staves. Hundreds of guests ranging...

Star City Woman Gets 15 Years ...

RISON – A Star City woman linked to an attempt to have her estranged husband killed in Cleveland County early this year has agreed to serve 15 years in prison as part of a plea agreement reached Monday in Cleveland County Circuit Court. Molly McCool, 42, of Star...

Former Kingsland Treasurer Off...

RISON – Former Kingsland Recorder/Treasurer Renee Parnell has received four years probation and been ordered to pay restitution and court fees after entering a plea agreement involving theft of funds from the City of Kingsland and the Kingsland Fire...

Kingsland Council OKs Bonuses

KINGSLAND – The Kingsland City Council voted to give city employees a $250 Christmas bonus and also approved the city’s 2015 budget during its regular monthly meeting Monday night at Kingsland City Hall. Mayor Charles Crain asked the council if it would like to...
recent from News Westerman Says Fiscal Issues Are Priority
New Congressman Says Fellow Freshmen Intend To Address Spending STAVES – Fourth District Congressman-elect Bruce Westerman of Hot Springs said he believes the freshman class entering the U.S. House of Representatives in January could lead to some fundamental changes in the way the country is handling...
recent from Editorials Sinfully Sweet: Decadent Chocolate Truffle Cake
Sinfully Sweet: Decadent Chocolate Truffle Cake By Janet Tharpe When is a cake not just a cake? When it’s spiked with orange zest, topped with chocolate truffles and frosted with the silkiest chocolate frosting EVER! This chocolate masterpiece was the creation of home cook Angela Gray. Perfect for Valentine’s Day, or any special occasion, show your...
recent from Sports Branch Selected 8-2A Coach of the Year
RISON – Woodlawn Football Coach Zach Branch has been named the 2014 Coach of the Year by his peers from the 8-2A Conference. Branch is in his second year of leading the Woodlawn football program. It is his first stint as a head coach after serving as an assistant for 14 years. “It was an honor,”...
recent from Obituaries Katie Reep
Katie Sue Young Reep, 84, of Warren, died Saturday December 13, 2014, at Bradley County Medical Center in Warren. Born April 22, 1930, at Rye, she was a daughter of the late James Samuel “Jim” Young and Willie Hazel Ashcraft Young. She was a homemaker, a member of Immanuel Baptist Church and the widow of...