Camden News

September 05, 2015
Camden News

Museum gets new roof

CAMDENMuseum gets new roof Employees of C. Cougill Roofing Co., Inc. work to replace a wooden shake roof on the McCollum Chidester House Museum to keep it true to its historic 1847 look. A grant ...

Movies on the River

CAMDENMovies on the River Attendees of the “Movies on the River” city program at the Camden Riverwalk Amphitheater watch “Insurgent” Saturday evening after dusk. The events are free of cost and will run through Oct. ...

'Here we come'

CAMDEN‘Here we come’ A Camden Bulldogs player kicks the ball of to the opponent during games at Coleman Stadium last weekend. The Camden Bulldogs are scheduled to play the Camden Lions in Gurdon on Saturday.

Park activities are set

White Oak Lake State Park Programs & Activities White Oak Lake State Park is prepping for weekend activities to help residents take advantage of the long Labor Day weekend, according to a news release.

U.S. & World News Digest, 9-1

Somali militants attack African Union’s region MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Al-Shabab overran an African Union base in southern Somalia early t0day, a Somali military official said, in the latest display of the Islamic extremists' capacity to hit back amid a prolonged offensive against them. The attack in the small farming town of Janale started with a suicide car bombing at the base's gate, followed by a firefight which lasted more than an hour, said Col. ...

JLTV pursuit offers a lesson

ANDREW DeMILLO Associated Press LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Arkansas' failure to land a major military vehicle contract is a disappointment for officials who hoped to tout another "superproject" in the state. But it's not the setback that other missed economic deals have been, nor will it prompt the same level of soul-searching.