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Greenwood Democrat Earns Certification

Feb 10, 2016 4:06am

The Greenwood Democrat has earned an Inner Circle Certification from Gatehouse Media. The certification is achieved by publishing in depth news stories, events happening around town and by...

<p>PHOTO BY DUSTIN GRAHAM</p><p>Basketball Homecoming Queen Maddie Goodner receives a peck on the cheek from her father Greg Goodner Friday night at H.B. Stewart Arena during Homecoming festivities.</p>

Homecoming Queen

Feb 10, 2016 4:06am

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Around Town

Dec 23, 2015 11:35am

Greenwood Democrat Holiday Hours

The office will close at noon on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve. We will be closed Christmas day and New Years day. Deadlines will be noon on Wednesdays for...

<p>Lewis Harris, Debbie Dubar, Celeste McClellan and Bob Beams from the Greenwood Auto Show presents gifts to Nadine Pound at Pink Bud Home for the Golden Years for “Senior Angels” living at the center.</p>

Greenwood Car Show presents presents to Senior Angels

Dec 23, 2015 4:07am

Lewis Harris, Debbie Dubar, Celeste McClellan and Bob Beams from the Greenwood Auto Show presents gifts to Nadine Pound at Pink Bud Home for the Golden Years for “Senior Angels” living at the...

<p>Photo By Dustin Graham</p><p>Greenwood Police Chief Will Dawson speaks at the ribbon cutting of the new police station located at 250 Old Hackett Rd.</p>

New Police Station Completed

Dec 23, 2015 4:07am

Editors Note: The Greenwood Democrat will be counting down the four biggest news stories from 2015 in December. To submit your favorites find us on Facebook, Twitter or email us at...

<p>Photo by Colby Graham</p><p>Martin Young (left) is seen here with Fire Chief Stewart Bryan. Young was awarded Firefighter of the Year at the department’s December meeting. The Firefighter of the Year is decided by a vote from the entire department. Young was recently promoted to Lieutenant.</p>

Firefighter of the Year

Dec 23, 2015 4:07am

Photo by Colby Graham

Martin Young (left) is seen here with Fire Chief Stewart Bryan. Young was awarded Firefighter of the Year at the department’s December meeting. The Firefighter of the...

School Board Approves Salary Supplement

Dec 23, 2015 4:07am

At the December school board meeting the Greenwood School Board approved a salary supplement. According to Superintendent John Ciesla the Arkansas legislature did not appropriate as much for cost...

All Aboard

Dec 23, 2015 4:07am

PHOTO BY SUMMER AINA

The Polar Express Conductor, played by Mayor Kinslow, punches tickets to take a ride on the Polar Express Sunday night. Families were invited to a free Movie Night at...

History Minute: H. L. Hunt Part 2

Dec 23, 2015 4:07am

H. L. Hunt had rose from a small farm in Illinois to making a fortune in the South Arkansas oil boom of the 1920s. His ventures in Texas would propel the eccentric millionaire to become one of the...

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Greenwood Officers Graduate

Dec 23, 2015 4:07am

The Greenwood Police Department announced the graduation of their officers. Lieutenant Nicholas Driscoll graduated the FBI National Academy and Sergeant Eric Pippen graduated from the School of...

November 10, 1977 Mary Ann Weindel the head cheerleader for the Greenwood High School Bulldogs received recognition as Who's Who among All American High School Cheerleaders last year and was presented with a trophy.  When we asked her what was the highlight of all her years as a cheerleader, she answered with "First, was beating Van Buren and the spirit all the Bulldog fans brought to the ballgames starting with the Van Buren game and another was the closeness of the Seniors this year at the pep rally and ballgame against Ozark.

A Look Back

Dec 23, 2015 4:05am

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2016 Budget Approved

Dec 23, 2015 4:05am

The Greenwood City Council met in at a special called meeting Wednesday to study and approved the city’s budget for 2016. It took the council just over two hours to come to an agreement and...

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