Hempstead County holding bicentennial celebration Dec. 15
Hempstead County to celebrate 200 years Dec. 15
Hempstead County is holding its 200th Birthday Celebration Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, beginning at 10:30 a.m.
The celebration will begin with a brief history of Hempstead County and a video presentation by former president and Arkansas Gov. Bill Clinton, Gov. Asa Hutchinson former governor Mike Huckabee.
A parade will begin at 2 p.m. at the current courthouse and end at the county's new courthouse.
Other activities include food trucks, a time capsule presentation, children's activities and a fireworks show.