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Hempstead County Quorum Court Dec 12 Budget Meeting

HOPE- The Hempstead County Quorum Court met Tuesday December 12th. The JP’s got right down to the proposed budget for 2018. Budget Committee Chairman Ed Darling noted that as far as he knew everything had been changed as approved at the last meeting. JP Lynn Montgomery suggested before there was …

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USPS Christmas Shipping Dates

The U.S. Postal Service is preparing to deliver more than 15 billion pieces of mail throughout the holiday season. Soon, post offices will be flooded with people shipping gifts. But, if you’re waiting until the last minute to send something special, here are a few domestic shipping deadlines to ensure …

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Hope Area Community Chorus Christmas Concert Dec 16

The Hope Area Community Chorus will bring an evening of Christmas music in a concert on Saturday, December 16, at 7 p.m. in the evening, in the sanctuary of First Presbyterian Church, 701 South Main Street, Hope, Arkansas. The concert is free and the public is encouraged to attend. “Last …

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Freeze Warning in Effect Dec 7-8

A freeze warning is in effect from mid-evening tonight through mid-morning Friday. Timing and Overview: Cold high pressure will bring freezing conditions across the region tonight. Temperatures across the interstate 30 corridor will fall into the lower 20s tonight with the remainder of the ArkLaTex in the mid to upper …

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Travis Tritt Booked at Hempstead Hall

Multi-award winning artist and country music hit-maker Travis Tritt will check off one more box in his illustrious career when he brings his greatest hits to Hempstead Hall in Hope, Arkansas, on Friday, April 6, 2018. Hempstead Hall Director Dolly Henley said, “Travis Tritt is an icon in the entertainment …

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Polar Express at Hempstead Hall

Hempstead Hall, on the campus of UACCH in Hope, will host a Polar Express Pajama Party this friday evening with a special presentation of the Tom Hank’s Classic – The Polar Express. Tickets are only $4 for all ages. The movie starts at 6:30 Friday night, Dec. 8th. For more …

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Hempstead County Quorum Court November Meeting

The Hempstead County Quorum Court met Thursday November 16th for their regular monthly meeting. There was a quorum. The JP’s approved a change in the minutes. They then approved spending up to $2,500 on legal fees. Ed Darling gave an update on the Farmers Bank purchase. Darling said the plan …

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3 dead after medical helicopter crash in eastern Arkansas

DEWITT, Ark. (AP) – Officials say a medical helicopter has crashed in rural Arkansas, killing all three people on board. The Arkansas Department of Emergency Management confirms the helicopter went down Sunday night near the Arkansas County town of DeWitt, about 60 miles (100 kilometers) southeast of Little Rock. Federal …

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David Phelps Performing at Hempstead Hall

Multi-Dove and Grammy Award winner David Phelps, and his band will be performing non-seasonal hits as well as many of your Christmas favorites at Hempstead Hall in Hope on Thursday, November 16 at 7 p.m. Emerging as a leading voice in contemporary Christian music, Phelps has been winning the hearts …

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