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A Malvern resident and Bismarck native is celebrating her 100th birthday today. Novella (Shuffield) Hardage was born to Herman and Era (Thomas) Shuffield on  Jan. 15, 1921, in Marcus, in western Hot Spring County. 

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The "Fingers Crossed for 2021"  is  the approach and motto the Arkansas Blood Institute has been taking into the new year to help save lives during blood drive events hosted in several local school districts in Hot Spring County. 

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A Hot Spring Quorum Court meeting set to take place today has been rescheduled. The meeting will now take place at 6 p.m. Jan. 19. 

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For the first meeting of the new year Monday, the Malvern City Council during their finance/agenda meeting was able to take a glimpse of the outside structure design and sketch plans for the remodeling the Fred's building into the new Malvern Police Station. 

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The Malvern/Hot Spring County Library is ready to kick off its events schedule for the public to enjoy during the entire month of January for the new year of 2021. The library is presenting a winter reading challenge which began January 3 and ends February 28.

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The construction process for the new Magnet Cove Elementary school project continues to progress productively, according to  Magnet Cove School District Superintendent Danny Thomas. While school is currently on the Christmas holiday break, plans for the new school remain on schedule.

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Hot Spring County Judge Dennis Thornton announced that he has closed the courthouse for the day after a county employee tested positive for COVID-19. 

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Justices of the Peace with the Hot Spring County Quorum Court will be gathering for a special meeting today following the court's regular committee meeting.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — After months of Washington gridlock, Congress is set to vote on a $900 billion pandemic relief package, finally delivering long-sought cash to businesses and individuals as well as resources to vaccinate a nation confronting a frightening surge in COVID-19 cases and deaths.…

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Fifty Hot Spring County residents have died of COVID-19, according to the latest information from the Arkansas Department of Health.

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The Malvern/Hot Spring County Library has several events planned during the most jolly and cheerful holiday month of the year in December. The library staff has made changes to its Santa at the Library event which is set to take place Saturday. 

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 The Malvern City Council held its final monthly council meeting of 2020 Monday via teleconference through the Teamup Microsoft web app online. 

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The Malvern Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating Andre Dantoni Luton Jr. The MPD is actively searching for the suspect in connection with a shooting that occurred on December 13, in the area of Church St.Andre Luton is wanted for Aggravated Robbery, Battery 1st and C…

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Victory Praise and Worship Church and Brandon's Funeral Home will be sponsoring a "Christmas Dinners To-Go Meals" on Wednesday beginning at 5 p.m. at 404 North Banks Street.  

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The Malvern City Council met for its monthly agenda meeting Monday via teleconference through the Teamup Microsoft web app online to utilize communication with Malvern Mayor Brenda J. Weldon at Malvern Water Works board room.

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A new mailbox for letters to Santa have been placed outside of the Malvern Daily Record office. 

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A total of 2,971  COVID-19 cases have been reported in Hot Spring County with 2,851 cases being confirmed, according to the Arkansas Department of Health. 

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The Crossing in Malvern continues to make adjustments with their residents during the COVID-19 pandemic. The staff has created a unique way for family members to stay in communication with residents by having a Family Ties and Homemade Pies virtual gathering during the holiday season. 

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ounty Library has provided several events planned during the most jolly and cheerful holiday month of the year in December. The library is presenting a reading challenge for December 1 through 23—"12 Days of Christmas."  

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According a release from the Arkansas Department of Corrections, at approximately 12:20 p.m. Saturday an inmate was pronounced dead at the Ouachita River Correctional Unit.

This year’s holiday season feels like it needs more than the standard set of lights. Instead, think drones. To help families end the year looking up, Walmart is gifting the “Walmart Holiday Drone Light Show,” an all-new magical experience that brings the joy and wonder of the holiday season …

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According to information released Thursday afternoon by the Arkansas Center for Health Improvement, 88 school districts across the state have 50 or more new known COVID-19 infections per 10,000 district residents over a 14-day period.  

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The Magnet Cove Fire Department responded to an explosion Tuesday on Military Cutoff Road. 

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Community dinners that usually take place on Thanksgiving and Christmas have been canceled because of COVID-19. 

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With the Thanksgiving holiday shortly approaching, Victory Praise and Worship Church in Malvern is hosting a free meal-to-go pre-Thanksgiving dinner event for the community Wednesday, November 18.

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On November 17, Central Arkansas Development Council is scheduled to finish its emergency food distribution in Hot Spring County at the HSC Fairgrounds in Malvern. Distributions will begin at 10 a.m. and will proceed while supplies last.