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Monday, June 24, 2019

Boozman introduces bill to boost Summer Meal programs

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) is leading a bipartisan charge to make federal child nutrition programs more efficient, flexible and better equipped to...

River Valley under “enhanced” threat for severe weather

FORT SMITH - The National Weather Service says Fort Smith and the Arkansas River Valley could be dead center in an area that could see...

(FEMA) Disaster Recovery Centers open for Arkansas citizens

WASHINGTON - U.S. Senators John Boozman and Tom Cotton—along with Congressmen Rick Crawford, French Hill, Steve Womack and Bruce Westerman—announced that Federal Emergency Management Agency...

Heat advisory issued as triple digit indices are expected

FORT SMITH - The National Weather Service says that the heat index could be dangerously high today. Concurrently, a Heat Advisory has been issued for...

Utility bills to be adjusted for flood victims

FORT SMITH - The City of Fort Smith says that in the spirit of helping those with hardship, the Utility Department will provide adjustments...

State Supreme Court finds in favor of city in FOIA case

LITTLE ROCK - The Supreme Court of Arkansas today ruled in favor of the City in the landmark Arkansas Freedom of Information (FOIA) case,...

Komen Ozark donates to flood relief

SPRINGDALE - Susan G. Komen Ozark announced today a new $5,000 grant to Donald W. Reynolds Cancer Support House in Fort Smith, Arkansas as...

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,...

Former refugees revisit Fort Chaffee after four decades

FORT SMITH - Looking at her now, it’s hard to imagine that Vi Le, regional general counsel for Mercy in Oklahoma and Arkansas, started...

Downtown set for Third Thursday festivities

FORT SMITH - The Fort Smith Downtown Business Association 3rd Thursday event continues this Thursday, June 20, 2019.  They will run thru the month of October. 3rd...