The city of Hope held a public hearing to gather information on obtaining a ComminCom Development Block Grant.  Blake Harrell of Southwest Arkansas Development District conducted the hearing.  CDBG funds are meant for job creation and housing.  Those were the issues identified in the hearing.  Hopefully the city will applyContinue Reading

Hempstead County Agent Stacey Stone visited KXAR on Monday November 5th.  He talked about Brucellosis vaccination day November 16th. If you want your cattle vaccinated phone Stone at 777-5771.  He talked about forage trials at the SWREC. Stone also reminded cattle producers to be wary of prussic acid poisoning afterContinue Reading

A wreck early Friday at the 63 mile marker on Interstate 30 near Gurdon killed a Texarkana woman. According to a preliminary report from the Arkansas State Police, a 1997 Lincoln was traveling eastbound when it left the roadway on the right shoulder, traveling into a ditch and striking multipleContinue Reading