April 1st, 2014
Current City Attorney James Lucas Graham has announced his candidacy for the Malvern City Attorney position and will be running against Cecilia Ashcraft for the Democratic nomination in the May Democratic Primary. Graham has served as Malvernâ€™s city attorney since January 2013, and owns and operates the Graham Law Firm in Malvern. Graham previously gained experience in the areas of municipal law and governance while working for the Arkansas Municipal League and while serving as an Assistant City Attorney for the City of Little Rock.
The Malvern Area Kiwanis hosted the Kelly Miller Circus for two performances on Sunday, March 30. Despite the change of venue from the Malvern Moose Lodge to Sykes parking lot, Susan Lafond, president of Kiwanis was pleased with the turnout. â€śWe believe that the visibility increased attendance. We had to use social media to spread the word about the last minute change. The ringmaster held each show several minutes to allow for those that had not heard about the change of location to find us,â€ť said Lafond.
According to the Hot Spring County Sheriffâ€™s Office, Theodore Steven McElroy, a suspect in a Military Road burglary investigation, has been apprehended.
Eugene McCalister age 62, of Malvern, AR died Saturday, March 29, 2014 at his residence in Malvern.
Eloise Davis, 92, of Monticello passed away March 30, 2014.
Doris Faye Nix King, 72, of Woodruff, S. Carolina, passed away March 28, 2014 at her home.
Gloria Annette Norwood, age 67, of Malvern went to be with our Lord above on Sunday, March 30, 2014 at home.
Grady â€śPantsâ€ť Beeson, 81, of Donaldson died Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Courtyard Gardens Nursing Home in Arkadelphia.
Beatrice Porterfield, 86, of Arkadelphia, died early Friday morning, March 28, 2014 at the Baptist Health Medical Center in Arkadelphia, AR.
Beatrice Porterfield, 86, went to be the Lord on Friday March 28, 2014.