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Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun August 13, 2017
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This aerial photograph shows the roof of the Hot Spring County Courthouse in Malvern. The county recently received a $200,000 grant from the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program to replace the roof.

Restoration grant to spruce up courthouse

Carol Rolf/Contributing Writer

Hot Spring County recently received a $200,000 grant from the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program to make improvements to the county’s courthouse. “I am tickled to get it,” County Judge Dennis Thornton said. “This is the first of many grants that I hope we receive for the betterment of Hot Spring County. “I’ve framed a copy of that check and displayed it here on the wall,” he said, pointing to a wall near his office in the courthouse... READ MORE

All Shook Up to hit stage at Royal Theatre CAROL ROLF/CONTRIBUTING WRITER

BENTON — The stage is set in the mid-1950s in a Midwestern town devoid of music and love when a roustabout, Chad, rides in on his motorcycle. Chad shakes things up.

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