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<p>PHOTO BY DUSTIN GRAHAM - Greenwood Chamber of Commerce President Teri Hicks address a room full of teachers and support staff Thursday afternoon at the annual Teacher Appreciation Banquet held each year at the high school.</p>

Community Shows Appreciation for Teachers

Aug 19, 2015 4:07am

Greenwood teachers along with office personnel and support staff enjoyed a banquet to kick off the new school year and celebrate the years served in the Greenwood School District.

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<p>Photo By Marie McHaffie</p><p>Mark Hayes attorney from the Arkansas Municipal League who represented the City of Greenwood in the Annexation Fee Petition Case, addresses the council at a special meeting on July 1st.</p>

City Settles Fee Lawsuit

Jul 08, 2015 4:05am

A special city council meeting was called on July 1st to discuss the fee petition in the Shadow Lake Annexation Case. Municipal League Attorney, Mark Hayes addressed the council on the matter. The...

<p>Allstate Agency held a ribbon cutting with the Greenwood Chamber of Commerce. Left to Right: Don Jones, Angela Payton, Beth McDaniel, Danielle Verhelst, Sara West, Mary Beth Oliver, Kerri McDaniel, and Jeff Bryant. Agency is located at 1 N. Bass St</p>

Allstate Holds Ribbon Cutting

Jul 08, 2015 4:05am

As a Personal Financial Representative in Greenwood, I know many local families. My knowledge and understanding of the people in this community help me provide customers with an outstanding level...

<p>Submitted Photo</p><p>Fort Smith Attorney Shannon Blatt has announced her election bid for Sebastian County Circuit Court Judge (Division III). She is a lifelong resident of Fort Smith and has practiced law in Sebastian County for more than 17 years.</p>

Shannon Blatt announces Election Bid

Jul 08, 2015 4:05am

Fort Smith Attorney Shannon Blatt has announced her election bid for Sebastian County Circuit Court Judge (Division III). She is a lifelong resident of Fort Smith and has practiced law in...

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Woman Suspected Of Crashing Police Car Charged

Jul 01, 2015 5:05am

A Greenwood woman accused of stealing a city police cruiser and crashing it was arraigned Wednesday and charged with second-degree battery, domestic battery, property theft and DWI, according to...

<p>A celebration and cemetery Re-Dedication was held in honor of Henry Norwood and family on June 28th. People gathered at the Farmers Bank Community Room for dedications and information. The group then traveled to the Norwood-Mt. Olive Cemetery for a dedication there. Donna Goldstein and the South Sebastian County Historical Society have been chronicling the Norwood family ties to Greenwood. The historical society received a grant from the Arkansas Black History Commission for the upkeep of the cemetery. Left to Right: Joel Goldstein, Lafayette Norwood, Lex Norwood, Gerald Norwood, Carla Coleman, Tatyana Oyinloye, and Donna Goldstein.</p>

Norwood Family Celebrated

Updated: Jul 01, 2015 12:48pm

Members of the Greenwood community met with the family and descendants of Henry Norwood at the Farmers Bank Community Room on June 28, 2015. Donna Goldstein chaired the event. The event was the...

Mercy Fort Smith Cuts 10 Positions

Jul 01, 2015 4:06am

Mercy Fort Smith was required to eliminate 10 positions across a variety of departments and services as part of Mercy’s system-wide workforce reduction.

Mercy is implementing a workforce...

<p>A-1 Fireworks stand located on 10 Spur across from the Bargain Mart is open for business. They sell Black Cat fireworks. The proprietors have been camping out at the stand since June 20th. Chris Collins SR and family came all the way from Gentry, ARK to work the stand. Things have been slow, but he expects them to pick up as the 4th approaches. Front: McKenna and Aiden Back: Chris Collins Sr, Chris Collins Jr, and Anthony Gill.</p>

Firework Stands Hit Greenwood

Jul 01, 2015 4:06am

There are several fireworks stands in the Greenwood area to choose from. Chief Stewart Bryan says that fireworks are legal in city limits on July 3 through July 5th. “The law will strictly be...

<p>The Bell Park Amphitheater is currently under construction. The new amphitheater will have leveled seating for guests and offer a family friendly atmosphere for events in Greenwood. The Bell Park Foundation received a $30,000 grant from WAPPD on June 25th to help with construction. According to MAHG the seating areas are formed up and ready for concrete. The Bell Park Foundation is currently seeking donations for the amphitheater.</p>

Bell Park Amphitheater Under Construction

Jul 01, 2015 4:05am

The Bell Park Amphitheater is currently under construction. The new amphitheater will have leveled seating for guests and offer a family friendly atmosphere for events in Greenwood. The Bell Park...

<p>Freedomfest 5K race director Tracy Haest receives a check from General Manager James Rozell. McDonalds in Greenwood is sponsoring the Freedomfest 5K.</p>

McDonalds Supports Freedomfest 5K

Jul 01, 2015 4:05am

Race Director, Tracy Haest receives a check from McDonalds General Manager James Rozell. The check is to sponsor this year’s Freedomfest 5K. Haest has been running the Freedomfest 5K since she was...

<p>Dr. Bryan Bishop presents Race Director, Randy Davis with a check to support the Freedomfest 5K run.</p>

Dr. Bishop Supports Freedomfest 5K Run

Jul 01, 2015 4:05am

Dr Bryan Bishop with Bishop Family Dentistry presents Race Director Randy Davis with a $500 check for his sponsorship in this year’s Freedomfest 5K run taking place on July 4th.

“I really...

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