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Sebastian County to see decrease in property insurance rate

Feb 03, 2016 5:05am

Sebastian County is a participating member in the Association of Arkansas Counties Risk Management Fund. The AAC Risk Management Fund has reduced property renewal rates by 10 percent for the 2016...

<p>Prospective firefighter, Jay Garner, drags a 180 pound dummy during an agility test for new recruits for the Greenwood City Fire Department. Along with dragging the dummy prospects had to roll and drag hose, simulate using an axe to open a roof, climb stairs, climb the ladder on the tower truck and navigate a maze in full gear. The agility test is the second step in the departments hiring process.</p>

Try Outs

Feb 03, 2016 4:06am

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Chamber Shines Light on Greenwood

Dec 02, 2015 4:05am

The Greenwood Chamber of Commerce has published a new magazine. The “Greenwood Magazine” was put together by the Chamber’s Director Don Jones. The Greenwood Democrat pitched in as well providing...

Miss Arkansas River Pageants To Be Held

Dec 02, 2015 4:05am

Alma will play host to the 2016 Miss Arkansas River Scholarship Pageant and Youth Pageants on January 9th at the Alma Performing Arts Center. The Youth Pageant is a traditional natural beauty...

<p>GREENWOOD DEMOCRAT FILE PHOTO</p><p>May 8, 1975 Mayor Ed Hall of Greenwood stands with Roy Berry and Russell Brooks showing just a small portion of refuse they had picked up during the morning hours of clean up week.</p>

A Look Back

Dec 02, 2015 4:05am

GREENWOOD DEMOCRAT FILE PHOTO

May 8, 1975 Mayor Ed Hall of Greenwood stands with Roy Berry and Russell Brooks showing just a small portion of refuse they had picked up during the morning...

<p>Photo By Dustin Graham</p><p>Captain Richie Wolford (left) and Officer Josh Sallee show off their bears for No Shave November. The Greenwood Pd has raised over $2,000 for their Cops, Kids and Christmas program. The PD will use the proceeds of the fund raiser to buy Christmas presents for needy kids in the community.</p>

No Shave November

Dec 02, 2015 4:05am

Photo By Dustin Graham

Captain Richie Wolford (left) and Officer Josh Sallee show off their bears for No Shave November. The Greenwood Pd has raised over $2,000 for their Cops, Kids and...

ADEQ Announces “Go RED!” Funding

Dec 02, 2015 4:05am

The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) is opening its latest round of funding to reduce diesel emissions in the state. This year the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency...

Womack Seeks Interns Arkansas Offices, Washington

Nov 30, 2015 11:05am

Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) is seeking hard-working college students and recent graduates to serve as interns in his Washington, D.C. office, as well as his district offices in Rogers, Fort...

Around Town

Nov 25, 2015 11:35am

Portraits with Santa & KTCS Train

Santa and the KTCS Train will be inside Farmers Bank Main Office on Friday, December 4th from 4-5 pm. Portraits are free courtesy of Bedford Camera....

<p>Photo By Dustin Graham</p><p>Greenwood City Firefighter, Parks Director, Commander of the local VFW, Richard McKinney was named the Greenwood Citizen of the year Thursday night at the annual Chamber of Commerce Banquet.</p>

Citizen of the Year

Nov 25, 2015 4:08am

Anytime of the day or night you are likely to catch a glimpse of Richard McKinney doing something for the good of the city. Whether he is painting the caboose, cleaning the faces of the clock...

<p>SUBMITTED PHOTO</p><p>Greenwood’s Lauren Weaver being crowned as Miss Arkansas Collegiate America representing UAFS on November 15th.</p>

Weaver Crowned Miss Arkansas Collegiate America

Nov 25, 2015 4:08am

Sunday November 15th, Lauren Weaver was crowned Miss Arkansas Collegiate America 2016. Lauren represented University of Arkansas during the competition. Lauren is the daughter of Kristina Thomas...

PHOTO GALLERY: 2015 Chamber Banquet

Nov 25, 2015 4:08am

2015 Chamber Banquet

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