Press Release Shooting

On July 8, 2017 at approximately 9:00 p.m., Hot Springs Police responded to the area of Hobson and Second Streets in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located Darryl Lavell Williams, 23, of Hot Springs. Mr. Williams was found on the sidewalk near the intersection of Hobson and Second Street. Mr. Williams had visible gunshot wounds to his upper left arm and upper left torso. Responding officer’s rendered aid to Mr. Williams until LifeNet arrived. Mr. Williams was transported to St. Vincent hospital where he underwent surgery and is currently listed in stable condition.
Detectives with the Hot Springs Police Department continue to investigate this case and follow-up leads. No suspect(s) have been identified and no arrests have been made at this time.
Anyone with information concerning this shooting is asked to call the Hot Springs Police Department at 501-321-6789.

Press Release

Arlington Resort Hotel & Spa Purchased by Sky Capital Group

HOT SPRINGS – A statement from Hot Springs City Manager David Frasher:
“Today’s announcement regarding the historic Arlington Resort Hotel & Spa signals a continued commitment to the future of Hot Springs by the business community. We are eager to welcome Sky Capital Group to our city and work with them as they prepare Hot Springs’ greatest landmark for its 100th anniversary.”

New Marshal of Mt. Pine

Hope Springs Church Opens June 4 at Hotel Hot Springs (video)


On 4/28/17, just after 2am officers responded to a welfare check in the 4300 block of Central Avenue in reference to a person lying in the street. Upon arrival officers located a deceased female in the southbound lane. At this time it is unknown what occurred. The incident is currently being investigated as possibly being traffic related and more information will be released when it becomes available.
The identity of the female is not being released pending notification of next of kin. Anyone having any information should call the Hot Springs Police Department at 501-321-6789.