The Lake Hamilton Fire & Rescue passed a unanimous Annexation Policy Resolution at its recent Board Meeting opposing the City of Hot Springs annexation policies.  We are respectfully demanding the City of Hot Springs repeal their ordinance to annex Enclave “B” or give all affected residents the opportunity to vote.

The complete signed text is attached. It has been adapted from the Quorum Court of Garland County Resolution No. R-16-15 on 11/21/2016 condemning Forced Annexation.

Any questions can be submitted to us. Our contact information is:



1111 Highway 290

Hot Springs, AR 71913



Garland County Library Solar Eclipse Recall

Do not use Library supplied solar eclipse glasses the eclipse glasses provided by the Garland County Library are not recommended for reviewing the eclipse on Monday, August 21 visit for more info

Press Release (Homicide)

On August 7, 2017 at approximately 8:48 p.m., officers with the Hot Springs Police Department responded to a shooting at the Valero gas station, located at 1201 Central Avenue. Upon arrival, officers found Derek Antonie Duvall laying in the parking lot on the south side of the gas station. Mr. Duvall, age 29, from Hot Springs had been shot once in his chest. CPR was administered to Mr. Duvall until LifeNet arrived. Once on scene, LifeNet personnel took over CPR, but were unsuccessful in resuscitating Mr. Duvall.
The shooting occurred in the parking lot of the Valero, near the gas pumps. After being shot, Mr. Duvall ran a short distance and collapsed near the south side of the Valero. No suspect information is available at this time.
Detectives have interviewed multiple people and are following up on investigative leads. Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call the Hot Springs Police Department at 501-321-6789.

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