April 29th, 2014
Malvern and Hot Spring County escaped damaging storms over the weekend, unlike the destruction a Sunday night tornado brought to Vilonia and Mayfllower. Barbara Key, administrative assistant to the Hot Spring County Judge, confirmed that Monday morning reports from personnel across the county indicated no local damage.
Ernie Cox is the incumbent candidate for Hot Spring County Coroner. Â He was born and raised in Hot Spring County and graduated Malvern High School. Â After completing 1 1/2 years at Henderson State University, Cox was drafted into the US Army, serving two years as a medic, Chaplainâ€™s assistant and on the Whitecoat Project of USAMRID (United States Army Research Institute of Infectious Diseases). With an Honorable discharge, Cox returned home to Malvern and worked eight months as an EMT for Hot Spring County Ambulance Service.
Sandra Kay Byrd Speer, age 65, of Poyen passed away at her home Thursday, April 24, 2014 after battling numerous health issues.
Mr. Delton Ray Harvey, age 63 of Malvern, died Thursday, April 24, 2014 in the Arbor Oaks Healthcare and Rehab Center.
Mr. Delton R. Harvey, age 63 of Malvern, died Thursday, April 24, 2014 in the Arbor Oaks Healthcare and Rehab Center.
Wanda Ruth Tolbert, age 84, of Bismarck, passed from this life on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at her home.
Billy John Young, age 85, of Malvern passed away Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock.
Kattie Mae Bryant Haynes age 87 of Malvern, Arkansas went home to be with the Lord on Monday, April 21, 2014 at the Hot Spring County Medical Center Malvern, Arkansas with family by her bedside.
D. Kenneth Shinn passed away Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock.
Janie Hooper, age 71, of Malvern passed away Monday, April 21, 2014 at home.