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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Facebook Post Sparks Christmas Giving Effort

A social media post by a Greenwood woman has turned into an inspiring community movement that will result in less fortunate residents throughout the...

Billy Jones Sentenced In Deputy Murder

FORT SMITH - The man accused of murdering Sebastian County Deputy Bill Cooper and wounding Hackett Police Chief Darrell Spells has been sentenced to life...

School Board Decides On Two Finalists In Superintendent Search

FORT SMITH - The Fort Smith Public School District Board of Education met in an abbreviated session on Monday before retiring to executive session...

Poteau School Bus Involved In Accident

POTEAU - No injuries were reported in a school bus/private vehicle crash that occurred early Monday morning in Poteau, according to the Poteau Police...

Rogers Avenue crash kills one, injures three

FORT SMITH - One person is dead following a crash that shut down parts of Rogers Avenue on Thanksgiving afternoon. A report with the Arkansas...

Game Wardens seek shooter in bald eagle death

ROLAND - The Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation is actively looking for the person who shot a bald eagle just south of Roland over the...

Transparency suit officially filed against school district

Joey McCutchen's latest grievances with the Fort Smith Board of Education have reached the steps of the Sebastian County Courthouse.

Injunction puts overtime rule on hold

An injunction requested by Arkansas and 20 other states will put the Department of Labor's new overtime rules on hold, Attorney General Leslie Rutledge said.

Severe weather possible across region

Severe thunderstorms are a good possibility in western Arkansas and Eeastern Oklahoma today that could lead to a cold front sweeping through the region.

Public’s help needed in homicide investigation

Pope County Sheriff Shane Jones is asking for assistance from the public in identifying a female found Saturday outside of Russellville.