Bomb Scare Shuts Down Walmart

Facebook0Twitter0Jesse Evans, Editor | Hempstead Herald Walmart in Hope was briefly evacuated and closed Saturday night due to a bomb scare. Hope Police Officers, Hempstead County Deputies and Hope Firefighters ...
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Old Washington Vintage Dancers Fall Ball Saturday

Facebook0Twitter0 If you’re looking for something fun to do with family or friends this weekend, The Old Washington Vintage Dancers invite you to their Fall Ball tomorrow at the WPA ...
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Two Jailers Fired and Arrested for Incidents in Hempstead Jail

Facebook0Twitter0Two Hempstead County jailers have been fired and booked in to their previous place of work this week for alleged offenses that occurred in the Hempstead County Detention Facility. Sheriff ...
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4-H Rowdy Young Riders Close Out Season

Facebook0Twitter0By Sheriff James Singleton The Hempstead County 4-H Horse Club, the Rowdy Young Riders, recently held their last play day of the 2018 season at the Rafter J Cowboy Church ...
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NRA Gives Grant to UAHT Shooting Sports Club

Facebook0Twitter0By Casey Curtis/UAHT Communications CoordinatorHaskell Morse, Hempstead County Judge and Vice-chairman of the Piney Woods Friends of the NRA Chapter #AR28; Anna Powell, Executive Director of the UAHT Foundation; Casey ...
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HPD Incident Log October 1-7

Facebook0Twitter0 Arrests & Charges: Monday, October 1 1:20 a.m. A 17-year-old male juvenile, of Hope, AR, was charged with possession of a controlled substance (marijuana), possession of drug paraphernalia, and ...
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Two Children Killed in Thursday Crash

Facebook0Twitter0 Two young children died Thursday evening as a result of injuries they suffered in a single-vehicle crash in Hempstead County. According to Hempstead County Sheriff James Singleton, the boy ...
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Family Uninjured in House Fire

Facebook0Twitter0Jesse Evans, Editor | Hempstead Herald A Hempstead County woman and her five grandchildren escaped from their burning house without injury late Saturday night and watched as firefighters worked well ...
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HPD Incident Log September 24-27

Facebook0Twitter0 Arrests and Charges: Monday, September 24 2:41 p.m. Briana Barksdale, 28, of Hope, AR, was arrested in the 1400 block of N. Allen St. and charged with fleeing in ...
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UA Board Chairman Mark Waldrip Visits UAHT

Facebook0Twitter0By Amanda Lance/Advertising & Publications CoordinatorDean of Student Services Christopher Smith, Executive Dean of the Texarkana Campus Jolane Cook, Angela Waldrip, Chairman Mark Waldrip, Chancellor Chris Thomason By Amanda Lance/Advertising ...
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