On Dec. 25, 2009, more than 37 roads in Hot Spring County as well as parts of I-30 were under water. The weather forecast for Christmas was a high in the mid 40's and a low in the upper 20's. Lane Basco killed his first deer at age nine in Hot Spring County. Parker Simms in Bismarck also shot a nice 8 point buck that he got while hunting with his father on their lease. Singer Jimmy Buffett was born this day in 1946.