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Domenique Harper, Jr. is a 2021 graduate of Malvern High School.  He completed basic training and advanced individual training (AIT) at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri.  He graduated from AIT on the Commandant’s List.  Soldiers on the Commandant’s List must earn an average GPA of 90 percent or h…

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The city of Perla is in a bit of a mess when it comes to their water situation. Currently using Malvern’s water, Perla owes more than $699,000 to creditors including $300,000 to Malvern over which the two towns are currently in court.

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Glen Rose School District presented its Annual Report to the Public Monday evening in the school cafeteria. The comprehensive report cited data concerning enrollment changes, accreditation details, budget information, and test score statistics, as well as recommendations for improvement.

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Malvern native Lieutenant Colonel Aubrey Bruce Stacy will be inducted into the Arkansas Military Veterans’ Hall of Fame next month. Stacy has been acknowledged repeatedly for his courage on the front lines and his leadership ability, both in the military and in the corporate world. He is the…

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Volunteers with the Will and Daisy Community Garden in Donaldson presented the Fall Pumpkin Fest on Thursday. The garden is located right beside Ouachita School District on Hwy. 67, and students from Ouachita Elementary School were invited to join the festivities.

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Being a member on the Malvern Downtown Development Corporation we are always trying to improve the Main Street area. I personally have had downtown merchants and the public asking about monthly activities like our neighbors have bringing in food trucks, live music, family activities, etc.  

Members of the Hot Spring County Quorum Court gathered for their regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday evening in the big courtroom of the Hot Spring County Courthouse. Several points of business were discussed, as three bills were given their first reading and three more bills were voted into…

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Members of the Malvern Fire Department joined the Arkansas Task Force-1 Urban Search and Rescue Team and the National Guard 77th Combat Aviation Brigade for a joint helicopter training exercise Tues. afternoon at the Ouachita River Whitewater Park on Riverview Drive in Malvern.

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 Hot Spring County Election Commission on Monday at the Election Office building to discuss new information being utilized for redistricting purposes. The redistricting project will apply data collected in the 2020 Census results to draw new voting lines in the county.

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Wilson Intermediate School is proud to announce that their Gifted and Talented Specialist, Mrs. Brenda Rush, has been named Arkansas’s teacher representative for the 2021 Global Learning Fellowship. The NEA Foundation Global Learning Fellowship is a year-long program that brings teachers fro…

Virginia Pitts is a Bismarck native who graduated high school in 1992. She attended the University of Arkansas for a short time right after high school but had no idea what type of career to prepare for at that age. “I was too chicken to declare a writing major. Writing just seemed too out o…

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When he was just 18 years old, Bud Legrand Dawes stepped on the Big Boy train for the first time. That was 1945. Now, with the help of some great people, he got to board the engine one last time.

Tonight at 6 p.m., the Malvern City Council will have a special called meeting pertaining to approving a bid for the Police Station Project. The meeting will be live streamed from the Mayor's Office. The public may tune in by joining the following link https://bit.ly/mlvccaug2

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Nicholas Cage’s new film Pig is a movie so disarmingly honest and bittersweet that it seems impossible to have been released in 2021. What starts off as a low-rent John Wick clone ends up becoming one of the most revelatory films in recent years. 

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During their regular monthly meeting Monday, the Malvern City Council approved one item of new business, which pertained to the appointment of Michael Acord of BZA from Ward 2 to the Planning Commission. The council met via teleconference and streamed live to utilize communication from the M…

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During a regular monthly meeting Monday, the Malvern City Council approved several items of new business with Malvern Mayor Brenda J. Weldon while assembling together at the First Baptist Church Life Center in Malvern.

The Malvern City Council met for its first monthly finance/ agenda meeting Tuesday at the First Baptist Church Life Center in Malvern.

The THV 11 and Arkansas Food Bank Summer Cereal Drive provides non-perishable breakfast items that are both nutritious and kid-friendly for children and families in Central Arkansas who would otherwise go without the most important meal of the day - breakfast. The summer cereal drive provide…

In a special called meeting Thursday, the Malvern City Council agreed to approve two items of business that pertained to a bid to scrub, seal, micro-surfacing city streets and a bid for a special eradication project. The meeting was streamed from the Mayor's office.  

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Recently, Juneteenth, the holiday commemorating the end of slavery by marking the day enslaved people in Texas learned they were free, became a federal holiday. 

Even though the traditional Brickfest festival is not being held this year, the Brickfest 5K is still on.  It is slated to take place at 7 a.m. June 26 in Malvern. 

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Thanks to a collaborate effort of county and city officials, as well as, the county’s Economic Development Corporation and a large grant construction of infrastructure is currently underway at the county’s Industrial Park site in hopes of spurring more growth in the county.