Author Archives: photo

Local family shares Christmas cheer

When the chill of winter rolls into town, many citizens turn their thoughts to Christmas time and the joy it brings to both them and their families. Every family has its own traditions, whether it be making chicken and dumplings … Continue reading

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Lots of Fun

Years ago youngsters had a wonderful place to go in the summer. It was called Y-Land. Now days it has been replace by Lots of Fun at the east campus of SouthArk Community College .

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Now on Facebook

The El Dorado News-Times is now on the popular social network site facebook. We will post top news stories, photos and more.

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Conference Center opening draws large crowd

The opening of the El Dorado Conference Center Friday garnered a large crowd, all vying for the chance to tour the new 50,000 square-foot facility. Photos by Michael Orrell.

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Winter weather: A photo montage

A wintry mix fell on El Dorado and Union County Thursday around midnight continuing through Friday.

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Snow and ice still remains

All photos by Christopher Smith

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School Closings

The El Dorado School District and theĀ  Strong-Huttig School District will be closed Tuesday, January 11 due to unsafe driving conditions.

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Photos from downtown

Here are photos from downtown today as the ice slowly melts although is expected to refreeze tonight. All photos by: Christopher Smith

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Inner beauty

While searching the new multi-purpose El Dorado Conference Center for a photo opportunity today, my eyes were drawn to the mixture of beauty of the modern, industrial, and green architectural design that is used in its atrium. Although not completely … Continue reading

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And They are off

Dalton Walthall practices his starts before the HealthWorks International Invitational Swim Meet that was held Saturday, October 16 at HealthWorks Fitness Center’s pool. Teams from Arkansas, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas and Germany competed for individual and team awards. The HealthWorks … Continue reading

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Fighting Bulldogs

The Strong Bulldogs defeated the Hampton Bulldogs during Friday night’s game at Strong. The final score was 58 to 37. All Photos by: Christopher Smith

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He said, She said

Democratic Congressman Mike Ross and Republican Beth Anne Rankin, candidates for U.S., Congress, Fourth District, and Democrat Ken Bridges and Republican Matthew Shepherd vying for District 6 State Representative, squared off before an enthusiastic audience during a candidate forum that … Continue reading

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El Dorado vs. Sheridan

The El Dorado Wildcats celebrate a victory over Sheridan during the homecoming game Friday. The score was 35 to 0. All photos by: Christopher Smith

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Homecoming parade

Photo By: Christopher Smith El Dorado High School Seniors on their float during the homecoming parade.

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2010 MusicFest Saturday

Greg Withrow, with El Dorado Chemical Company, gives the Culver family a plaque inducting Major Ronald Wayne Culver into the MusicFest Hall of Fame. Culver, who died earlier this year while serving his country in Iraq, was a long time … Continue reading

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