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The Crossett City Pool is not yet ready to open, but the Crossett City Council decided Monday that when it does open, the public will be allowed temporary free use of the facility.

Many of the Hamburg School District’s school improvement scores for the 2018-2019 school year were almost completely flat when compared to the previous year, though one building – Portland Elementary – exceeded national averages for their tests.

The Crossett School Board and Crossett Superintendent of Schools Gary Williams presented James Stinson with an honorary diploma on Monday night. Stinson was unable to receive his diploma with the rest of his class because he was serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Stinson’s childre…

Representatives from Georgia Pacific are working with the City of Crossett to find a place to relocate radio antennas that the Crossett School District and other entities in Crossett use.

The Arkansas State Police are investigating a Hamburg house fire after finding evidence that the fire may have been intentionally set.

A joint investigation involiving the Ashley County Sheriff’s Office, Chicot County Sheriff’s Office and Portland Police Department resulted in an arrest of a suspect who was allegedly impersonating police officers.

Two people were arrested on methamphetamine distribution charges after an investigator with the Ashley County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant last week.

Members of the Crossett community gathered Saturday in the E.C. Crossett Youth Center Park to mark Juneteenth, the celebration of the announcement of the abolition of slavery, with a cookout, prize giveaway and other festivities. The holiday is celebrated as Juneteenth Independence Day on th…

Saying that the projected long-term costs of keeping its mills in Crossett were “not economically viable,” Georgia Pacific announced a significant round of layoffs Tuesday.

The Hamburg City Council voted last week the move of $49,305 from the city’s capital improvement monies to supplement the funding for construction of Norman Park, but the mayor said future funds will be needed.

Georgia Pacific Crossett announced a round of significant layoffs Tuesday following the decision to permanently shutter its bleached board operations at the Crossett mill.

The Ashley County Quorum Court did not approve the City of Hamburg’s request for an ambulance subsidy to help cover the cost of ambulance service outside the city limits.

The Crossett Riding Club’s 71st Annual PRCA Rodeo will be in town a few months earlier this year, and events planned for this weekend will kick it off.

A log truck ran off of the highway on Tuesday afternoon, and though it took longer than usual to clear the scene of the wreck, no one was hurt or injured.

The Crossett School Board approved Monday the bid proposal for construction of the parking lot, ticket booth and sidewalk at Yarborough Field, and the contractor said it would be finished before next season.