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Monday, June 24, 2019

Sheriff’s Office to host Kiwanis cookout

FORT SMITH - The Sebastian County Sheriff's Department will be cooking for a good cause next week as they host an annual cookout to benefit...

Bill aims to expand outreach in fight against veteran suicide

WASHINGTON- U.S. Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Mark Warner (D-VA) introduced legislation to improve coordination of veteran mental health and suicide prevention services and to...

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...

Family fears for Van Buren doctor missing in Mexico

MEXICO - A University of Arkansas-Fort Smith alumni who was reportedly celebrating his graduation from medical school over the weekend is missing. 29-year-old Jessy Pacheco...

Damage repairs, security upgrades top construction permits

FORT SMITH - Repairs to a major retail outlet from recent storm damage, and a number of upgrades facilitated by the Fort Smith Public...

United Way telethon raises $112,605

FORT SMITH - The United Way of Fort Smith announced late Tuesday that some $112,605 had come into their coffers as a direct result of...

GOVERNOR: Disaster funds approved for LeFlore County

OKLAHOMA CITY- Governor Kevin Stitt announced today that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved the state's request for disaster assistance for four...

Summer Solstice Walks at Spiro Mounds Start Friday

SPIRO- Start your summer with a trip to Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center for a special guided tour on the summer solstice, June 21. There will...

Severe weather possible this afternoon

FORT SMITH - The National Weather Service is expecting the possibility of severe weather through most of Oklahoma, Kansas, and Arkansas heading into Tuesday afternoon...

Fort Smith Schools to shorten summer work weeks

FORT SMITH - The Fort Smith Public Schools announced this week they would cut back their summer work weeks to try to conserve energy. "As a...