March 26th, 2014
In February, the Malvern Police Department received a grant from the West Central Arkansas Planning & Development District (WCAPDD) General Improvement Fund. These funds were appropriated by the 89th Arkansas General Assembly for the grant program. This program is to assist local communities with their community and economic development needs.
Tony Bill Ledbetter, 76, of Jonesboro, died Friday, March 21, 2014, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House.
Catherine Aaron Lucas Hancock Spray received her promotion to go be with JESUS on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at the Malvern Hospital.
Millions of people across the globe suffer from diabetes, a term used to describe a group of metabolic diseases in which a person has high blood pressure resulting from the bodyâ€™s cells not responding properly to insulin and/or inadequate insulin production. According to researchers at Australiaâ€™s Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, if the spread of type 2 diabetes continues at its current rate, there will be roughly 439 million adults with diabetes across the globe in the year 2030. Though some cases of diabetes cannot be prevented, a healthy lifestyle can prevent or delay the onset of type 2 diabetes.
The first weekend of the NCAA Tournament is in the books â€” how does your bracket look?
A driverâ€™s failure to dim his bright lights led to the confiscation of four small bags of crystal methamphetamine. The driver and a passenger fled the scene on foot and at press time had not been located, according to a report from the HSC Sheriffâ€™s Office.
A devoted Christian and loving wife and mother, Christine Brown, 62, of Hot Springs Village, AR, went to her eternal home in heaven on Friday, March 21, 2014 in Hot Springs, AR.
Catherine Lucas Hancock Spray, 86, passed away on Saturday March 22, 2014.
Robert Manning Jones, age 82, of Bryant passed away Tuesday, March 18, 2014.
Melvin Richard Brown, age 86, of Bauxite formerly of Malvern passed away March 22, 2014.