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The Salvation Army of Ashley County has a newly formed board, constituted of members from Crossett and Hamburg. “Our goal is to enhance the great things that were being done by the board before us,” President Georganna Cossey said. The organization plans to have a booth at the Armadillo Fest…

 The Crossett School Board hearing to determine what to do  about a board member who has not met certain state requirements that was set for Monday night was postponed because one of the school board members was unavailable. 

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The Crossett Fire Department responded to a fire at Alvar Resins, Inc., at approximately 8 a.m. Thursday. The fire appeared to be contained to the packaging building at the plant's Industrial Park location. Witnesses at the scene said some believed the fire was the result of an equipment mal…

A grants administrator with the Southeast Arkansas Economic Development District said the Crossett Youth Center’s application for grant funds to repair roof damage and make other structural improvements should be extremely competitive. 

Gov. Asa Hutchinson signed Tuesday a bill that would effectively ban abortion procedures in Arkansas. All of Ashley County’s legislators voted for the measure.

The City of Hamburg will say goodbye to the mayor who loved the outdoors so much he was sworn into office wearing duck hunting camouflage in a public ceremony in the Hamburg City Park.

Even as the sun broke through the gray winter skies Tuesday, the National Weather Service has warned, however, that, “Another winter storm system will spread precipitation over Arkansas again beginning Tuesday night and will continue throughout the day on Wednesday, tapering off for most loc…

The Hamburg School District’s administration is working on its plan for how school will work next year, and Superintendent Tracy Streeter said that at this point administrators don’t feel like a virtual option will be best for students.

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The Hamburg Area Chamber of Commerce is selling Hamburg pride banners as one of its major fundraisers this year. The banners hang around the city, letting those who pass through know how the sponsors feel about their city.

The Boys and Girls Club of Ashley County recently received a $2,000 grant through Walmart’s Local Giving Program. Crossett Walmart Manager Amanda Whitehurst, Crossett Area Chamber of Commerce Director Mandy White, Boys and Girls Club Director Lindsey Coulter, John Michael Webb and Pryor Webb…