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August 29, 2014
Friday August 29th is movie night at Hempstead Hall. The movie “Captain America…The Winter Soldier” will be shown at 6:30pm. Cost is $4 for all ages.
August 30, 2014
The Old Washington Farmer’s Market will hold a wateremlon weigh-in Saturday August 30th at 11am at the farmers market behind Washington City Hall. The event is being held in conjunction with the Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce and the Great Pumpkin Commonwealth. Prizes totalling $1,000 will be given out to the top three largest watermelons. For info call Josh Williams at 703-8256
August 31, 2014
The group “Heaven’s Echoes” will be in concert at Unity Baptist Church in Hope Sunday August 31st at 6pm. The concert is free and a love offering will be taken. Everyone is welcome.
September 1, 2014
Hempstead County Courthouse will be closed on Monday, September 1, 2014 to observe the Labor Day Holiday. Monday’s trash route will be picked up on Tuesday, September 2nd along with the regular Tuesday route.
The City of Hope Public Works will be closed Monday September 1st for Labor Day. Commercial sanitation routes will run as normal. Monday’s trash will be picked up Tuesday September 2nd and Tuesday’s trash will be picked up Wednesday September 3rd. The city of Hope Landfill will also be closed on Labor Day. There will be no rubbish pick-up for the week.
Hope Water & Light will be closed on Monday, September 1, 2014 to observe the Labor Day Holiday.
September 2, 2014
The 29th annual Hempstead County Fair is set for September 2nd through 6th at Fair Park. The premium sale is set for Friday September 5th at 11:30am at the coliseum. Fair books are available from the Cooperative Extension Service.
The Hope City Board will meet Tuesday September 2nd at 7pm in the city hall boardroom. All interested persons are welcome to attend.
September 3, 2014
Charity Baptist Church in Fulton will be in revival September 3rd through 5th at 7pm each evening. September 3rd Marvin Warren of Mt. Pisgah in Texarkana will speak. Christopher Collins of Pilgrim Rest in Mandeville. Curtis Hughey of New Bethel of Hope will speak September 5th. The public is welcome.
The Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of commerce Community Coffee on Wednesday September 3rd will be hosted by the Hempstead County Fair. The Coffee is set for 9:30am until 11am at the Chamber office.
September 5, 2014
The monthly singing at the Okay Community Baptist Church will be held September 5th at 6:30pm. A pot-luck meal will be served. For directions and info phone 388-9200.
September 9, 2014
There will be a Community Coffee hosted by Nevada County Fair Queens on Tuesday September 9th from 9:30-11 at the Nevada County Library to help kick off the fair. This year’s theme is “Fair Fever Catch It”.
September 10th, 2014
The Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce Community Coffee on Wednesday September 10th will be hosted by Wadley from 9:30am until 11am.
September 11, 2014
The Hempstead County Democratic Headquarters will hold a grand opening at 6pm September 11th. Democratic Headquarters for Hempstead County is on South Main and everyone is welcome.
September 12, 2014
The Hope Junior Auxiliary Spaghetti Supper is set for September 12th from 4:30pm to 7pm. Tickets are $6 each. There will be dine-in and drive-thru carry-out. Tickets are on sale from any Hope J.A. member.
September 13, 2014
Texarkana, September 13th, CASA for Children is holding the second color run on Trinity Baptist’s Church’s cross country track. The run is named in Amanda Fussell Woodman’s honor for her many years of devotion to child abuse prevention in Texarkana and the surrounding 12 counties. Amanda trained advocate volunteers, fund raised and recruited for CASA, CASA is a national non-profit volunteer organization for neglected and abused children. CASA volunteers speak to everyone involved in the child’s life. The information they gather and their recommendations help the court make informed decisions for the child. The day of the event, there will be open registration at 8:30 and the race begins at 9:00 a.m. Runners will enjoy powder stations along the race route. Participants are encouraged to wear all white so that they may be rainbowed with a non-toxic powder. Families will be able to participate in the race and enjoy bounce houses, snow-cones, face painting, a magician making balloon characters and a cotton candy machine. Come out to Trinity Baptist Church Saturday morning, September the 13th at 8:30 a.m. and enjoy the fun benefiting CASA. Register on line a www.casatexarkana.org/5k, get registration forms at local gyms or come by the office at 1201 Main, Texarkana, Texas or call 903 792 1030.
The Brotherhood of Fulton and Charity Baptist Church of Fulton will sponsor a benefit for Robert Bolden September 13th at 6pm. Choirs are invited. For info call Pastor Jessie Henry at 896-2581.
September 13th is movie night at Hempstead Hall. The movie “Jersey Boys” will be shown at 6:30pm. Admission is $4 for all ages.
September 13th is Warrant Amnesty Day for the Hope Police Department and Hempstead County Sheriff’s Department. Anyone with an outstanding misdemeanor warrant from the city of Hope or Hempstead County Sheriff’s Department can come to the Detention facility between noon and 4pm and get your warrant served. For info call Detective Eric Zimmer at 777-3434 or Deputy Marla Barrnhill at 777-6727.
A love fund has been set up for Briley Harris at First Bank and BancorpSouth. Briley Harris was born Saturday July 26th at 1 pound and 6.9 oz. She came a 4 months Early and will have a long road ahead of her. Any donations can be made at any of their locations to help the family in this time.
Weight Watchers meets each Tuesday evening at 6:00 p.m. on 2nd floor of the Co-op building on campus of UACCH.
Special Touch Living Hope host a bible study design to enrich the lives of people with disability, every third Monday of each month, at the Fair Park Community Center in Hope, at 6:30 pm.
The Hope Church of Christ Preschool is now taking applications for fall classes. We accept students that will be at least 3 years old by September 1st. Our hours are from 8 a.m. – noon. Limited need based scholarships are available. For more details please contact us at 870-777-4569 or visit our website: www.
First Baptist Church of Prescott will be starting a Children’s Club for grades K-4 each Wednesday night at 6:30, there will be singing, Bible study, and other fun activities.
Hope Public School District ABC Pre K Enrollment for the 2014 – 2015 school applications are being taken from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm Monday through Thursday at 601 West 6th, at the ABC Pre K Office. Age requirements are 3 or 4 years of age by August 1, 2014. Cost is free for those who qualify. Call 870-722-2705 for more information and requirements.