June 21st, 2013
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.
Brickfest Baby Contest will be held Saturday, June 29 at City Park. The event is sponsored by Farmers Bank & Trust.
Early registration is $10 at any Farmers Bank and Trust location or Malvern Chamber of Commerce. Saturday registration is from 8 until 8:45 a.m. and will fee will be $15. Contest starts at 9 a.m.
Denise Sharon Smith departed this life Tuesday, June 18, 2013 in UAMS Medical Center Little Rock, Arkansas.
The Honorable Chris E Williams, currently Circuit Judge of the Seventh Judicial District has finished a 12-year appointment for service as Chairperson on the Judicial Discipline and Disability Commission.
Judge Williams was appointed by the Supreme Court of Arkansas in July of 2001 for his first six-year appointment and reappointed for a second six-year term beginning July of 2007.
In July of 2012, Judge Williams was elected chairperson of the commission and the JDDC is grateful for his dedicated years of service to the judiciary of the State of Arkansas.
Mayme Ross Shnaekel, age 62, of Malvern passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Mayme K. Shnaekel, age 62 of Malvern, the wife of Bill Shnaekel, died Wednesday in the Hot Spring County Medical Center.
Steve Riffle II, 36, of Bismarck, passed away Saturday June 15, 2013, at Baptist Medical Center in Arkadelphia.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) â€” The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department says a routine bridge inspection will mean that a lane of Highway 67 at Donaldson will be closed this week.
The department says crews will inspect the Union Pacific Railroad overpass on Highway 67 on Wednesday â€” weather permitting. The work will mean the closing of the northbound lane of the highway in Hot Spring County from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.
CADDO VALLEY, Ark. (AP) â€” Authorities in Hot Spring and Clark counties are searching for a 58-year-old woman who disappeared near DeGray Lake.
Deborah Cronn was last seen on Arkansas Highway 7 in Caddo Valley about 6:30 p.m. Saturday. The area is on the southern end of the lake near the Hot Spring and Clark county lines.
Hot Spring County authorities say the search was turned over to Clark County.
John Draper, 65, of the Draper Community, passed away on Monday June 17, 2013, at Mercy Health Center in Hot Springs.