Your daily look at late-breaking news, the stories that will be talked about today:
VIDEO: Texas Bowl Preview
Arkansas and Texas revisit an old rivalry in the 2014 Texas Bowl. Big 12 Insider Wendell Barnhouse, and Campus Insidersâ€™ Kristen Keith sit down to preview the matchup.
The Hot Spring County Quorum Court holds committee meetings tonight at 6:00. The meeting is in the courtroom at the county courthouse. The public is invited.
Malvern city employees gather at City Hall for their annual Christmas lunch.
Volunteers at A Cup of Water food pantry, 506 East Page in Malvern, prepare produce for tonight's distribution. The pantry celebrates its fourth year in serving Hot Spring County's families in need.
â€˘ Hot Spring County Quorum Court will meet on Tuesday, Dec. 23 at 6 p.m. In the big courtroom at the HSC courthouse.
â€˘ On Christmas, the First United Methodist Church will have its Community Christmas lunch from 12-2 p.m.
â€˘ Judge Eddy Easley and Judge Chris E Williams will both hold court this week in HSC.
VIDEO OF THE DAY: Good Things - Unforgettable Holiday Cookies
â€™Tis the season for best-in-show desserts, and a batch of homemade cookies is the perfect holiday gift for the friends, neighbors, and schoolteachers in our lives. Sandwich walnut cookies, allergy-friendly molasses cookies, and sparkling vanilla sandwich cookies will do the trick for all your cookie-giving needs.
Employees at the Malvern post office help patrons decide the best shipping method for their packages. The post office will be open on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve, but lobby hours both days will be 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Regular mail delivery won't be affected.
The sign at Malvern's Walgreen's displayed an amber alert at about 2:45 this afternoon, Thursday, Dec. 18. It was inactivated shortly before 3 p.m. According to Officer Foster with the Rogers Police Department, a citizen in Oklahoma spotted the car and called the sheriff's office. The child has been recovered and the driver of the black BMW is under arrest.
In the Dec. 18, 1989 MDR, the Malvern Leopards basketball team crushed Camden scoring 68 points to Camdens 39 points. Pictured, Mike Jones watches a lay-up clear.