Monthly Archives: July 2012

Berrish, Hamilton make appearances in horse theft case

Two defendants in the case of the November 2011 horse theft from Southern Arkansas University appeared before Judge Larry Chandler Thursday in Columbia County Circuit Court. George Berrish III of Ashdown was allowed to remain on house arrest with his … Continue reading

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Hope officials concerned about early watermelon harvest

A mild winter has led to an early crop of Hope watermelons. But with the early bounty, leaders in Hope are crossing their fingers there will be enough fruit for the city’s annual Watermelon Festival in August. Hempstead County Agricultural … Continue reading

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Crowds watch Independence Day fireworks display

We’re sharing a few photographs from the fireworks display Tuesday night at East Side Park. Crowds filled the park and surrounding areas to watch the

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