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July 3rd, 2013
Itâ€™s easy to kickoff the July 4th holiday early this year at Oaklawnâ€™s Spa Blast presented by Coco Beverage Inc. Oaklawn is opening its infield today, July 3 at 5:30 p.m. for the event featuring a concert by country music icon Lee Greenwood and fireworks display.
Spa Blast will include a Kids Zone with inflatable rides, concessions, misting tent and live music earlier in the evening by up and coming local country group Downday.
Guests are encouraged to park in the North Lot for easier access to the infield. Lawn chairs and blankets are welcome. No coolers will be allowed.Â
The Malvern Daily Record is always looking to offer new features. Right now on the drawing board is a project to spotlight the people in our community that make a difference â€” a difference in a positive way.
Those people could be volunteers or anyone having a positive impact toward helping the community and the people who live here in our readership area.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) â€” Four work zones will greet Arkansas motorists on major state highways during the holiday weekend, but state highway officials say Interstate 40 between Little Rock and Memphis will have all lanes open.
The state Highway and Transportation Department on Tuesday urged drivers to be careful while in the construction areas.
Traffic on I-40 near Hazen has been snarled for months because of construction around the White River bridge, but Highway Department Director Scott Bennett said work is nearly complete and all lanes will be open.
HOT SPRINGS â€” Capella Healthcare and Mercy Health have ended their discussions at this time to join together National Park Medical Center and Mercy Hot Springs, officials announced today.
Girl Scout Troop #6202 will be having a cereal drive on Friday, June 28 from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. at Malvern Walmart.
Donated cereal will go to local food pantry, The Cup of Water, to help the hungry children of Hot Spring County.
The Brickfest volunteer meeting originally scheduled to be held at the 4-H Building (Tuesday) has been moved to College Of The Ouachitas Lecture Hall at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 25.
For many people, Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer. That means the return of weekend getaways to the beach and the reemergence of the backyard barbecue.
Washington, D.C. â€“ Congressman Tom Cotton (R-Dardanelle) released the following statement regarding Thursdayâ€™s vote on the Farm Bill:
The â€śHeritage Houseâ€ť (118 West 2nd Street in Malvern) will be open Friday and Saturday during Brickfest.
Please visit and pick up copies of The Heritage, the HSCHSâ€™s annual publication.
On July 1 members and guests will enjoy the semi-annual potluck dinner at 6 p.m. Bring a pot and a friend. Questions may be referred to Kinney Black, VP/Program Chairman at 501-337-0796.
The Hot Spring County Extension Homemakers Council will have their annual Brickfest Quilt Show in the Educational Room at the Hot Spring County Fairgrounds on Friday, June 28 from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. and Saturday, June 29 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Quilts of all kinds, shapes and sizes will be available for viewing.
If you have quilts of long ago, new quilts, baby quilts, lap throws, wall hangings, etc., this is your chance to show them off.
Bring your quilts to the Education Room on Thursday, June 27 from 1 until 4 p.m.
Quilts may be picked up Saturday, June 29 from 2 until 6 p.m.