Trespassers suspected in Majestic Hotel fire
HOT SPRINGS, AR - Hot Springs' fire chief says the fire that destroyed the Majestic Hotel was likely set by trespassers - but that the cause may never be determined because it wasn't safe to send investigators inside the building before it was torn down.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
World's Shortest St. Patrick's Day Parade March 17 in Hot Springs, Arkansas
On Monday, March 17, 2014, tens of thousands of green-clad revelers will surround the legendary 98-foot-long Bridge Street in downtown Hot Springs, Arkansas for the First Ever Eleventh Annual World's Shortest St. Patrick's Day Parade.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
In From the Cold
First, a bit of disclosure: I'm among the majority of Americans who haven't seen one of the films that was up for best picture during Sunday's Academy Awards ceremony, televised around the world by ABC.
Leawood equity firm buys bottled water company
Great Range Capital acquired the oldest continuously operated bottled water company in the United States, Mountain Valley Spring Co.
Majestic fire could be catalyst for revitalization of resort city
My friend Rex Nelson wrote a piece titled "The Shame of Hot Springs" and posted it on his blog, www.rexnelsonsouthernfried.com, on Feb. 21. In it he decried the deterioration of downtown Hot Springs, symbolized by the nailing of plywood over the windows of the old Majestic Hotel on Park Avenue.
New York Daily News
Shortest St. Patrick's Parade in Bronx
The name An Beal Bocht translates from Gaelic to mean "the poor mouth." The Kingsbridge pub will celebrate St. Patrick's Day with a fundraiser to help feed the homeless in the Bronx.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Great Range Capital Acquires Mountain Valley Water Company
Mountain Valley, "America's Premium Water since 1871," is the oldest continuously operated bottled water company in the United States.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Ozark Bathhouse reopening in Hot Springs
The park service announced Monday that the bathhouse will become the home of the Hot Springs National Park Cultural Center and the new home of the Friends of Hot Springs National Park.
Born and raised in Arkansas, Bobby Bones began his radio career at Henderson State University's KSH 91.1 The Switch at the age of 17, where he graduated with a degree in Radio/TV.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Oaklawn Cancels Sunday Card After Fourth Race
As of 3 p.m. CST, the temperature was 36 degrees with rain and a mixture of freezing rain and sleet.
Will Take Charge Fires Bullet at Oaklawn
Willis Horton and Three Chimney Farm's Unbridled's Song colt was timed in :47 4/5, the fastest of 74 moves at the distance.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Report: 500,000 Gallons of Water Per Hour Pours on Burning Majestic Hotel
All Hot Springs residents can play a role in fighting the Majestic fire by voluntarily conserving water until further notice.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Pi Day wedding giveaway at Lookout Point Inn
Calling all mathematicians! Celebrate the constant of Pi with a romantic twist at Lookout Point in Hot Springs, AR.
Fire Still Burns at Majestic Hotel in Hot Springs
Firefighters were battling a stubborn blaze Friday at an abandoned hotel in Hot Springs that has stood as a city landmark for more than 130 years.
Fire still burns at landmark Hot Springs hotel
Crews continue to battle a massive fire that consumed an abandoned historic hotel that's been a Hot Springs landmark for more than 130 years.
View from the Cheap Seats
I went to the races in Hot Springs last week. I went up Friday night for a Valentine's dinner with three beautiful women and then spent Saturday at the races.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Janesville Gazette
Richard Clare Brace, Diamondhead, Hot Springs, AR/formerly Janesville, WI
Richard Clare Brace, 83, of Diamondhead, Hot Springs, AR, went to his heavenly home, Feb. 25, 2014.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
The Paramus Post
LIVETARGET Elite Pro-Angler Stephen Browning Wants to Take You Fishing
He's caught over two tons of bass throughout his B.A.S.S. tournament history, taken home over a million dollars in winnings, and is now in his ninth Classic appearance starting tomorrow on Lake Guntersville.
The Miami Herald
Tanzanite Cat likely for Rebel Stakes
Hot Springs, AR - Tanzanite Cat, fifth in the Southwest Stakes, will likely make his next start in Oaklawn Park's Rebel Stakes on March 15. Trained by Cody Autrey, Tanzanite Cat was among the contenders in last Monday's Southwest before fading to fifth in the 12-horse field.