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AHTD Loses Federal Funds

May 27, 2015 4:06am

The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) received word this month that Federal transportation funds for projects in the State will discontinue after May 31st, according to...

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<p>Greenwood Freshman Center Construction Site on April 2, 2015.</p>

Freshman Center has strong foundation

Apr 08, 2015 4:07am

The Greenwood Freshman Center has been making steady progress since breaking ground in late January. The area that used to be the old Agri building has been torn down and cordoned off. Students...

Ring Fund Opened at Local Banks

Updated: Apr 15, 2015 4:06am

Greenwood High School is in the process of raising funds to purchase rings to honor our varsity girls basketball team for winning the 2015 Class 6A Girls State Basketball Championship. A ring fund...

<p>Greenwood Mayor Doug Kinslow talks about renewal of a 0.75 percent sales and use tax Monday night, April 6, 2015, during a City Council meeting.</p>

Greenwood Pushes Toward Tax Renewal Election

Apr 07, 2015 2:26pm

Greenwood leaders began the process Monday night of calling a special election in November for renewal of the city’s 0.75 percent sales and use tax, which sunsets in 2016.

The 10-year tax...

<p>Water fills a “lazy river” at Parrot Island Waterpark under construction in Fort Smith on Thursday, March 26, 2015.</p>

Water Park Lands Last Large Tropical Feature

Apr 01, 2015 5:05am

With the last of the large aquatic features now in place, Fort Smith’s Parrot Island is “starting to look every day a little more like a water park.”

Construction crews recently installed...

<p>Nicholas, a six-month-old pit bull-terrier mix, is seen in his cage at the Sebastian County Humane Society on Friday, March 27, 2015. Large dogs on are sale to make way for more.</p>

Humane Society Hopes Sale Will Help Thin Large-Dog Ranks

Apr 01, 2015 5:05am

To address overcrowding at the Sebastian County Humane Society, adoption fees for large dogs have been temporarily reduced.

Normally $100, the adoption fee is $30 for large-breed dogs,...

Annual Car Show to be Held

Apr 01, 2015 4:07am

The BIG ONE returns, mark your calendar, the 28th annual Greenwood Open Car Show is scheduled for Saturday, April 25, 2015 at the square in Greenwood. The annual event provides the largest display...

<p>Clayton House Gaslight Gala - Special To Times Record -11-22-2014- Ruby Dean - A wine bottle drawing was one event going on during the second annual Gaslight Gala at the Clayton House on Saturday, November 22.</p>

Table Wine Targeted

Apr 01, 2015 4:07am

Protection of conventional agriculture methods in Arkansas could come at the price of a glass of California wine if a new bill from a Bentonville state representative is passed by the Senate this...

<p>Petty Officer 3rd Class Jesse Thompson is a culinary specialist aboard the San Diego-based San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship.</p>

Hackett Grad Lends Culinary Talents to the Navy

Apr 01, 2015 4:07am

A 2010 Hackett High School graduate and Fort Smith, Arkansas, native is serving aboard USS New Orleans (LPD 18), one of the Navy’s newest and most advanced amphibious ships, designed to deliver...

Common Core Review Dates Announced

Apr 01, 2015 4:07am

Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin announced initial listening tour and hearing dates for the Governor’s Council on Common Core Review and released the following statement:

“The Council is...

Sebastian Countywide Spring Cleanup

Updated: Apr 08, 2015 4:05am

Sebastian County, March 23, 2015- Spring is in the air and that means it’s time for our Spring Cleanup Campaign. Residents of Sebastian County are making plans this month to pick up litter, tackle...

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