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River Valley News

Police say one arrested following investigation into suspicious death

FORT SMITH- Authorities report that one person has been arrested in connection to an investigation into a suspicious death, after a body was discovered...

River Valley Sports

Meet The Sooners Set For August 2nd

NORMAN — One of the most popular traditions surrounding the Oklahoma football program is returning to a Friday. The 2019 version of Meet the Sooners...

Agim, Harris, Whaley to represent Hogs at Media Day

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Three Arkansas seniors will represent the Razorbacks next week when the Hogs take their turn at SEC Media Days in Hoover,...

Single game tickets on sale this week

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Razorback Football season ticket holders and Razorback Foundation members can begin purchasing single game tickets for the upcoming 2019 season beginning Monday...

Business Beat

Local steakhouse ceases operations

FORT SMITH - One of Fort Smith's original chain steakhouse locations has closed its' doors for good as of this morning. Employees of the Logan's...

Baptist Health announces staff additions

VAN BUREN – Alisha McClary, LRCP, recently joined the Physical Therapy Department at Baptist Health-Van Buren as a pulmonary rehabilitation coordinator. McClary has more than...

Chamber to host family business seminar

FORT SMITH - If you run a family business of any size, you know that day-to-day operations can come with a different kind of challenges....

Hospital remodel, flood repairs top building permits

FORT SMITH - A remodeling project at a local hospital and two instances of restoration efforts from recent flooding top the latest round of building...

Chamber to host seminar on workplace harassment issues

FORT SMITH - The Fort Smith Regional Chamber of Commerce will be hosting an upcoming seminar dealing with workplace issues such as conduct and harassment,...

Mercy Offering Medicare Seminars at Church

FORT SMITH - Medicare has many confusing choices, so Mercy Fort Smith is offering help to navigate the process. Medicare – Getting Started is a...

Across the Region

LISTEN: Governor announces state budget surplus

    LITTLE ROCK - Governor Hutchinson took the broadcast time in his weekly radio address to announce good news for the state's budget. You can click...

Missing Polk County fugitives, four children found in Canada

MENA – The Polk County Sheriff’s Office and the U.S. Marshals Service in the Western District of Arkansas announce the arrest of Chad and...

Governor issues executive order to create levee task force

LITTLE ROCK – Earlier this month, the state experienced record flooding that impacted a number of communities along the Arkansas River, causing extensive damage. Several...

Governor appoints Game and Fish Commissioner

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced the appointment of Anne Marie Doramus of Little Rock to the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. She is...

RUTLEDGE: Beware of buying flood damaged cars

LITTLE ROCK – Flood waters across Arkansas and surrounding states have receded with damaged homes, businesses, and vehicles remaining, but the potential for further consumer...

Governor Elected to 2nd Term To Lead Regional Education Board

LITTLE ROCK – For the second time since he became governor of Arkansas in 2015, the Southern Regional Education Board has elected Governor Asa Hutchinson to...

River Valley Features

2018 Halloween/Fall Festival Activities

10/25 Woods Elementary School - Trunk or Treat 6:00 p.m. - until the candy is gone. 3201 Massard Rd. - Fort Smith Free - Safe and Fun for...

FEATURE: Your Kids Can Bowl For Free This Summer

FORT SMITH - Area Bowling Alleys are opening their doors for the Kids Bowl Free Program. Children are eligible to register for 2 free...

Premature baby heads home after four month hospital stay

FORT SMITH - It has been nearly five months since Fort Smith resident Candace Culver gave birth to a beautiful baby girl weighing only...

2017 Arklahoma Holiday Guide

  With the Holiday Season quickly approaching Fort Smith and the surrounding area have an extensive list of events to get you and your family...

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Today in Arkansas Blog

WAIT… WHAT? Omaha newspaper cover leaves Hog fans enraged

It didn't so much affect people here in Arkansas because there aren't too many that get the print version of the Omaha World-Herald, but Razorback...

Spelling Is Important…..

  Those who enjoy reading grammatically correct content while surfing the internet may have gotten a kick out of recent signs that were supposedly spotted...

The original “True Grit” is headed back to theaters

If there was ever a movie that defined the history of Fort Smith, it was True Grit, the 1969 classic that earned...

TV reporter takes on angry viewers in social media post

Living in Arkansas or any part of the South, it is a given. In April, tornado warnings are going to be issued,...
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Bad news for a staple of country music

If you had your radio on a country station like KTCS or KMAG in the 1990's, it was hard to miss Hal...

Police Beat & Court filings

ARREST REPORT: Jul. 12th – Jul. 13th

The following persons were booked into the Sebastian County Detention Center on Friday July 12th and Saturday July 13th. All suspects are presumed innocent...

COURT FILINGS: Jul. 11th

The following cases were filed in Sebastian County Circuit Court on Thursday July 11th: 11-JUL-19 66FCV-19-614 CREDIT ACCEPT CORP V LEENORA JONES CONTRACT - OTHER 12TH CIRCUIT DIVISION 7 SEBASTIAN...

ARREST REPORT: Jul. 11th

The following persons were booked into the Sebastian County Detention Center on Thursday July 11th. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in...

COURT FILINGS: Jul. 10th

The following cases were filed in Sebastian County Circuit Court on Wednesday July 10th: 10-JUL-19 66FCV-19-609 ITMO TARRANCE L KURSH & MARCIA ANN BARTON CIVIL - OTHER 12TH CIRCUIT...

ARREST REPORT: Jul. 10th

The following persons were booked into the Sebastian County Detention Center on Wednesday July 10th. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in...

COURT FILINGS: Jul. 9th

The following cases were filed in Sebastian County Circuit Court on Tuesday July 9th. 09-JUL-19 66FCV-19-606 ITMO DAVID OWENS JR CIVIL - OTHER 12TH CIRCUIT DIVISION 6 SEBASTIAN FORT SMITH...

ARREST REPORT: Jul. 9th

The following persons were booked into the Sebastian County Detention Center on Tuesday July 9th. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in...

ARREST REPORT: Jul. 8th

The following persons were booked into the Sebastian County Detention Center on Monday July 8th, 2019. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty...