The Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce Community Coffee on Wednesday August 20th was hosted by the "Women of Hope". This group does a lot of great community work and will hold their Annual Conference September 19th and 20th at Lonoke Baptist Church at 703 Hazel in Hope. Pictured, in no particular order, is Gloria jones, Hazel Simpson, Alice Straughter, Phyllis Stroughter, Arnell Stuart, Mary Green, Erma Erwin, Sandra Hundley, Nancy Kemp, Oral Post, Jo Ann Ross, Frances Lewis, Shelia Jackson, and Grace Leonhart..
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
The Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting on Thursday August 14th for the Karate Pig Bakery & Bistro. The new restaurant is located at 501 North Hervey and is open Monday through Saturday 10:30am until 8:30pm. The Karate Pig features great sandwiches and hamburgers as well as desserts, smoothies and more. Their sandwiches include stromboli, grilled chicken salad, philly melt, rueben, hickory wrap, muffalettas, and more
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You may be more used to seeing this man standing in front of a Rotary banner because he is President of the Hope Rotary Club but on Tuesday August 19th Hope Schools Superintendent Bobby Hart gave an update on the opening of school for the Hope Kiwanis Club. Mr. Hart gave a detailed report on the opening of school and reported on some of the first day "bumps in the road". He closed his presentation with a spirited defense of the value of public schools.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
The Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce Community Coffee on Wednesday August 13th was hosted by the Hempstead County United Way Board to kick off the 2015 drive. There are 12 agencies to be served and the goal is $81,000 according to Clay Lance. Pictured is Clay Lance, Christy Ayers, April Bobo, Donny Hughes, Jeff Haynie, Cynthia Mullens, Steven Sheets, Joann Sandlin, Helen Byers, Russell Cornelius, Paula Pack, Shaun Smith, Jennifer Orr, and Camille Parker
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