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Zoo Making Progress

Jun 28, 2016 9:43am

JR Wheeler and his wife, Kristen, show off one of their furry friends in a classroom at Westwood Schools earlier this year. The Wheelers stated that dirt work has begun and that they plan to have...

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<p>Show us your quilts, Greenwood! On May 6 and 7 we are calling all businesses on the Square and along Main Street and all families and homes on Main Street to display a quilt on your porch or shop window. Our goal is to line Main Street with quilts to welcome the hundreds of visitors who will come to the Seventh Annual Airing of the Quilts! Any quilt will do old or new. Please join us in showing our visitors a warm Greenwood Welcome!</p>

Airing of the Quilts

Apr 27, 2016 4:06am

Show us your quilts, Greenwood! On May 6 and 7 we are calling all businesses on the Square and along Main Street and all families and homes on Main Street to display a quilt on your porch or shop...

<p>Greenwood resident Fred Kinslow is show here with Brooke Whitworth. Kinslow was awarded the 2016 Cloria White Community Angel Award for his volunteer efforts.</p>

Kinslow Receives Community Angel Award

Apr 27, 2016 4:06am

On Arp. 21, Greenwood resident Fred Kinslow was given the 2016 Gloria White Community Angel Award at the Project Compassion Volunteer Awards Luncheon.

Kinslow was nominated by Brooke...

<p>This week we feature the above photo of the mine crew of old Reeves Coal Co., mine at Hackett. The photo was made about 1940 when a large number of Sebastian County mines were working at capacity and mining was the largest industry in Western Arkansas. A number of Greenwood men are in the picture including Willard Stafford, Earl Pryor, Ray Hile and Tony Stermetz.</p>

A Look Back

Apr 27, 2016 4:05am

This week we feature the above photo of the mine crew of old Reeves Coal Co., mine at Hackett. The photo was made about 1940 when a large number of Sebastian County mines were working at capacity...

Jerry Cecil

Coaches Corner: Jerry Cecil resigns as Greenwood athletic director

Apr 26, 2016 1:45pm

GREENWOOD — Jerry Cecil still has a lot of duties left as athletic director the last few weeks of the school year, but the record should be set straight about a common misconception in Bulldogs’...

Maness School Reunion

Apr 20, 2016 4:06am

Schoolmates of the former Maness School at what became Fort Chaffee are seen Thursday during a reunion at the location where their their 19th-century-era schoolhouse was rebuilt in 1937 by the...

<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....

Course Completed

Apr 20, 2016 4:06am

Greenwood Mayor Doug Kinslow recently received a certificate of completion for the Mid-South Basic Economic Development Course in Little Rock. The three day course included courses in community...

Greenwood Democrat Earns Certification

Apr 20, 2016 4:06am

The Greenwood Democrat has earned an Inner Circle Certification from Gatehouse Media for the second straight quarter. The certification is achieved by publishing in depth news stories, events...

<p>Left to right: Charlie Jones, O.B. McKinney and Theral Henry, founding members of the Harris Hanna VFW Post in Greenwood hold up a cake celebrating their 70th year.</p>

Harris Hanna VFW Post Celebrates 70 years

Apr 20, 2016 4:06am

The local VFW (Veterans of Foreign War) Post 6527 celebrated its 70th anniversary last week with beans, cornbread and a lot of war stories. The Harris Hanna VFW post was established on April 1,...

<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...

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