High school senior charged with capital murder, robbery in killing of manager
CAMDEN — A 19-year-old suspect was taken into custody Sunday afternoon in connection with Friday’s robbery/murder of a local grocery store manager.According to Camden Police Chief Boyd Woody, investigators arrested Austin Hill, 19, of Camden, about 2:30 p.m. on Sunday near his Crestwood...
Category: Local News    Published: Monday, December 22nd, 2014     comments
HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama says the United States is reviewing whether to put North Korea back on its list of state sponsors of terrorism as Washington decides how to respond to what he calls an “act of cybervandalism,” not one of war, against a movie company.Sony Pictu...
Category: Wire News    Published: Monday, December 22nd, 2014     comments
CORSICA, S.D. (AP) — By landing a steady job in a hopping metropolis, Jake Fischer achieved the dream of many who finished law school during the Great Recession. Then, he left the big-city life and moved to a small South Dakota town, lured by a program that seeks to boost the number of rural a...
Category: Wire News    Published: Monday, December 22nd, 2014     comments
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is ending 2014 much in the same way he started it, frustrated in efforts to push Israel and Palestinians toward peace.With a diplomatic showdown looming this past week over Arab plans to force Israel from occupied Palestinian lands within three y...
Category: Wire News    Published: Monday, December 22nd, 2014     comments
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 Several members of the Hanks family line up in downtown El Dorado for a family portrait. Clear skies and cool temperatures made Saturday an excellent day for picture taking around the county.
Category: Local News    Published: Monday, December 22nd, 2014     comments
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 Dr. Barbara Jones, left, president of South Arkansas Community College, speaks to graduates of the GED course and the English as a Second Language course during commencement exercises at the East Campus of the college. The exercises were held last week.
Category: Local News    Published: Monday, December 22nd, 2014     comments
Marriages:Jose Vazquez and Concepcion Ortega, Dec. 12.James Beebe and Amanda Schibler, Dec. 15.Geoffrey Hicks and Maribeth Adams, Dec. 16.Javier Guzman and Raquel Benitez, Dec. 19.Melvin Reliford and Sharon Willaims, Dec. 19.Civil Suits:Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. vs. Heather Whitlock, debt: open ac...
Category: On the Record    Published: Monday, December 22nd, 2014     comments
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 Bank & Business Solutions on Friday, as part of its Operation Christmas Gift campaign, donated basketballs to the El Dorado Boys and Girls Club’s David A. Wetherington Unit, located at 1401 E. Center St., for the upcoming basketball season. Those pictured are, from left to right, Rob...
Category: Stand Alone Photo    Published: Monday, December 22nd, 2014     comments
The charitable IRA rollover, or “qualified charitable distribution” (QCD), is a special provision that allows donors to exclude from taxable income AND count toward their annual required minimum distribution requirements certain direct transfers of Individual Retirement Account (IRA) ass...
Category: National Business    Published: Monday, December 22nd, 2014     comments
Picture:  DaVita Arkansas Dialysis presents a $1,000 check to Agape Children’s Home as part of the ‘Da...
 DaVita Arkansas Dialysis presents a $1,000 check to Agape Children’s Home as part of the ‘Da...
DaVita, the kidney care division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services, announced a $1,000 contribution to Agape Children’s Home.On Dec. 1, 2014, DaVita South Arkansas Dialysis presented Agape Children’s Home with a $1,000 check as...
Category: Local Business    Published: Monday, December 22nd, 2014     comments
LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Independent Producers & Royalty Owners Association (AIPRO) recently elected the following officers and board members for 2015:  President Andy Miller, Southwestern Energy, Little Rock; Secretary Mike Carter, Stephens Production Co., Fort Smith; Past Presiden...
Category: National Business    Published: Monday, December 22nd, 2014     comments
Simmons First National Corporation recently announced the addition of Stephen C. Massanelli as executive vice president of organizational development according to George A. Makris Jr., chairman and chief executive officer.“I am extremely pleased to announce the addition of Steve Massanelli to...
Category: Local Business    Published: Monday, December 22nd, 2014     comments
Total daily pumpage by the El Dorado Water Utilities in gallons.Dec. 12 ….….………………………………………............................………….………&hell...
Category: Local Business    Published: Monday, December 22nd, 2014     comments
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Jennifer Martisek (left) co-founder and Executive Administrator of the Agape House Children’s Home Inc. is shown holding Annabelle the goat as Rob Robinson, president of Simmons Bank prepares to give Annabelle a long awaited kiss. Robinson challenged all Simmons Bank associates to donate $500...
Category: Stand Alone Photo    Published: Monday, December 22nd, 2014     comments
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Jennifer Meyers was recently named the 2014 Boomtown Toastmaster of the year.
Category: Stand Alone Photo    Published: Monday, December 22nd, 2014     comments
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 Recently elected Boomtown Toastmaster board members are Wendy Brown, vice president of public relations; Mariah Vansickle, secretary; Judith Bledsoe, president; Bartley Norman, sergeant of arms; David Wilhelm, treasurer; Jennifer Meyers, vice president of education; and Sam Jones, not pictured...
Category: Stand Alone Photo    Published: Monday, December 22nd, 2014     comments
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