July 18th, 2014
LITTLE ROCK â€” In honor of Baptist Healthâ€™s former CEO and President Russ Harringtonâ€™s retirement after 40 years of service to Baptist Health, the Board of Directors renamed the Little Rock hospital campus the Russell D. Harrington, Jr. Campus.
New signage located at the front entrance of the campus as you enter and exit the interstate was unveiled recently. More than 325 employees, friends, and family made a monetary donation to Baptist Health Foundation and a keepsake book with their names was presented to Harrington at System Update on the same day as the unveiling.
Firefighters work to douse debris on fire after a Malaysian jet was shot down in Ukraine. Officials say the plane was carrying 295 people.
Gregory Scott Parlin, 48, of Ward passed away July 13, 2014.
Carol Hand, 53, of Scott passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014.
Number 23, Tyson Cooper, bats for the Malvern Little League All-Stars Friday night against White Hall. Malvern lost 10-0, but bounced back Sunday afternoon with a 23-7 win over Corning. The team plays today at 6 p.m. at the Arkadelphia Youth Sports Complex as they take on Corning.
Nikki Lindvall Brashears, age 66, of Gourdneck Valley passed away Saturday, July 12, 2014 at her home with her family by her side.
Marvin J. Hogg, age 73 of Poyen, formerly of Leola, passed away July 11, 2014.
Nadine Loy Hill age 67 of Malvern died Saturday, July 12, 2014.
Marian Louise Potts Lively, 79, of Malvern, Arkansas, passed away Wednesday evening, July 9, 2014, at Garland Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Hot Springs.
Just a few years ago, LeBron James was the darling of the NBA world as a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers, then with a one-hour debacle of a marketing ploy, he threw away all of that good will with â€śThe Decision.â€ť
Instead of just announcing he was leaving his home state and joining another team (like every other player on Earth would have), he drug it out and milked it for everything it was worth.