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Rep. Charlotte Douglas Speaks to National Hunger Conference

May 04, 2016 5:07am

Rep. Charlotte Douglas spoke to legislators and state leaders nationwide on Friday about Arkansas’s efforts to ensure children have access to healthy meals over the summer break. Last year, about...

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<p>Jaden Poole (left) and Ally Dormois stand near the square to help raise money for the Make A Wish foundation. Poole and Dormois are both student in the EAST LAB program at Greenwood High School. The students raised more than $6,000 in a single day of fundraising.</p>

Make A Wish

Apr 20, 2016 4:06am

Jaden Poole (left) and Ally Dormois stand near the square to help raise money for the Make A Wish foundation. Poole and Dormois are both student in the EAST LAB program at Greenwood High School....

<p>Oak Grove Grade School Classes. Photo of Thelma Davis McConnell’s 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grade class of the former Old Oak Grove Community. Front row left to right: Findley Been, Hugh Gant, Harlan McConnell, Forest Gant, Lawrence McClendon, Harvey Joyce, Arley McKinney, Thelma Caperton McConnell. Second row: Iva Lee Hearn, Gladys Davis Joyce, Nanny Richardson Neal, Lawrence McConnell, Oral Stallings, Melburn Wilson and Oren Greenfield. Third row: Mary Townely, Clara Clark, Marie Rambo, Lucille Joyce Ricardson, Emmett Richardson, Maggie Russell Watkins, Fletta Davis Dooley, Reba Jean Gant Goforth, Geneva Been Brown and Thelma Davis McConnell. Back row: Pauline Bassett Dickerson, Hazel Lewis Jones, Gladys Clark Richardson, Melvin Bassett, Arl McConnell, Chester Wilson and Gay Greenfield. Joicie Gilbreath, daughter of the teacher shown in the photo, Thelma Davis McConnell, states that the photo was taken in 1923.</p>

A Look Back

Apr 20, 2016 4:05am

Oak Grove Grade School Classes. Photo of Thelma Davis McConnell’s 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grade class of the former Old Oak Grove Community. Front row left to right: Findley Been, Hugh Gant, Harlan...

<p>This year’s car show looks to be as big as ever with nearly 200 cars slated to participate in the open competiton.</p>

Car Show Returns to Greenwood

Apr 20, 2016 4:05am

The Greenwood 29th Annual Open Car Show will be returning to Greenwood on April 30 and looks to be bigger and better than ever.

The current group that is organizing the car show took over a...

<p>Pictured left to right are: Todd Basham, Norman Peters, Katie Fair, Bryan Whittmore, Chad Hasley, Crystal Moore, Katie Beshoner, Sandee Basham Atkins, Summer Aina, Mayor Doug Kinslow and Theresa Burtchett.</p>

Bulldog Auto Care Opens in Greenwood

Apr 20, 2016 4:05am

On Friday April 15th, the Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for Bulldog Auto Care, LLC. Owner’s Chad Hasley and Bryan Whittmore offer full service auto repair, including: AC service,...

Mother of the Year Contest Underway

Apr 19, 2016 10:31am

May is upon us which means that Mother’s Day will be here before you know it. Honor your mom by entering her in the Greenwood Democrat Mother of the Year Contest. It is a simple contest with...

Red carpet rolling out for local film saturday

Apr 13, 2016 5:30am

A red-carpet premiere for a new Fort Smith-based movie will thrill cast, crew and audience members this weekend.

A special screening, a Q&A session and more for the movie, “Second...

Kristin McNeil, a senior at Greenwood High School, helps out with an adoption day at BancorpSouth along with several other students with EAST LAB.

Humane Society Changes Cause Confusion/Conflict

Apr 13, 2016 4:06am

Recent changes at the Sebastian County Humane Society in Fort Smith brought a halt to dog collection within the City of Greenwood when the nonprofit group began refusing animals from Greenwood due...

<p>This carving is by Roy Radney. Roy is from Greenwood and won Best of Show &amp; Best in Category in Branson &amp; Texas shows. Come out for ArtFest to see more from this talented artist on May 7th. This first annual event will take place along the city’s walking trail. For more information or to submit your artwork contact the Greenwood Chamber of Commerce at 996-0634.</p>

Artfest Preview

Apr 13, 2016 4:06am

This carving is by Roy Radney. Roy is from Greenwood and won Best of Show & Best in Category in Branson & Texas shows. Come out for ArtFest to see more from this talented artist on May 7th...

<p>Greenwood pole vaulter Bailee McCorkle finished second in Fayetteville Friday with a jump of 11-8.</p>

Pole vault

Apr 13, 2016 4:06am

Greenwood pole vaulter Bailee McCorkle finished second in Fayetteville Friday with a jump of 11-8.

A Century of Memories

Apr 13, 2016 4:06am

Lifelong resident of Greenwood, Harold Griffin, has seen a lot in his life and on April 18 Griffin will turn 100 years old. Griffin says that he has rarely Sebastian county over the course of 99...

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