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Fort Smith, AR
Friday, August 18, 2017

Last of sixth kidnapping suspects in custody after surrender

The sixth of six suspects being sought on warrants in the kidnapping and assault of a local man turned herself into authorities on Wednesday.

Food Truck Festival slated for October

The River Valley Food Truck Association announced their Inaugural Street Eats Food Truck Festival, which will be held Saturday, October 14, from 10 a.m.-8 p.m.

OG&E admits ‘technical error;’ to issue refunds in August

OG&E customers who are part of the company's SmartHours program and who suffered metaphoric heatstroke over the size of their June and July bills may be in for a little relief.

Police looking for help to ID of woman in Wal-Mart theft attempt

Fort Smith police are searching for a woman who is accused of attempting to steal $300 worth of merchandise from a Wal-Mart earlier this summer.

Facebook reports of attempted child abduction in Fort Smith unconfirmed

Reports of an attempted child abduction in Fort Smith using the popular social media site are unconfirmed.

First three cases of West Nile virus in Arkansas in 2017 reported last week

The Arkansas Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are urging people to take steps to prevent West Nile virus infections.

Nine Cherokee Nation tribal councilors sworn into office

Nine Cherokee Nation Tribal Councilors were sworn into office Monday as they pledged to preserve, protect and defend the Cherokee Nation Constitution during their four-year terms.

Quadruple murder suspect returned to Polk County for hearing

Three months after the brutal murders of four people a Polk County quadruple murder suspect was back in Mena on Monday as the legal dancing started.

Tulsa man arrested on narcotics, firearms charges

A Tulsa man was arrested as part of an investigation by SCSO, Barling PD, and the 12th/21st Drug Task Force.

Johnson County releases information on drowning victim

The body a local man who was reported missing on August 11 was located early Saturday morning and the body has been sent to the Arkansas Crime Lab to determine the cause of death.