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Confetti starts to fly as the ball reaches the bottom of the flag pole on Main Street in Crossett, marking midnight and taking those present into the New Year 2020. The ball drop was the first of its kind in Crossett. While watchers waited for Jan. 1 to arrive, they danced to the music provi…

Crossett and Hamburg’s homecoming queens were invited to represent their communities at this season’s Liberty Bowl in Memphis.

The Crossest Fire Department responded to a residential structure fire in the 600 block of Beech Street at approximately 5 a.m. Dec. 30. Fire Chief Bo Higginbotham said that crews had the blaze under control within approximately 30 minutes of their arrival. The fire caused significant damage…

Saving money is one of the most common New Year’s resolutions, and for some Arkansas taxpayers, today marks the day they are able to do so without making any changes.

An Ashley County farm led the state in soybean harvests as part of the Arkansas Soybean Promotion Board and Arkansas Soybean Association’s annual Grow for the Green Soybean Yield Contest.

Local residents lined the streets for the annual Christmas parade Saturday, which was followed by the Christmas in Crossett festivities, ending with the lighting of the city Christmas tree.

Many people consider this time of year a season for giving as well as receiving, and one local donor has decided to donate $3,000 to families of the community.

Seasonal well-wishers gathered to celebrate the coming holiday season in Hamburg by gathering in the Square for the annual Hamburg Holidays festivities, which included a parade.

It may look like a mess right now, but the construction zone at Portland Elementary School is a signal for other improvements to come in the Hamburg School District.

The Ashley County Quorm Court’s attorney told the Quorum Tuesday that after careful study of the issue, he believes a vote left hanging at last month’s meeting had passed after all.

Residents of Ashley County are expressing concern about an accumulation of trash on the backroads of the area, and law enforcement officials are encouraging those who find it to report it.

Volunteers and city workers cleaned and decorated Centennial Park Tuesday in advance of Christmas in Crossett, which will be Dec. 14 at 2 p.m., following the 1 p.m. Christmas parade. Other activities are planned for throughout the day, including a citywide Christmas tree lighting at dusk. Th…

Fire crews from the Montrose and Portland fire departments helped fight a fire at Meme’s Pie Hole in Montrose Tuesday morning. First responders were dispatched to the scene at approximately 1:45 a.m. The structure was a total loss. The cause of the fire is under investigation.