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Johnson County Sheriff: Two Shot at Party Early Sunday Morning

JOHNSON COUNTY, Ark. -- Two people are hospitalized after being shot early Sunday morning at a party, according to the Johnson County Sheriff.

FOX16.COM - 2018-10-21 16:50:08

1 person killed, another injured in Faulkner County car crash

An Arkansas man was killed in a two-vehicle crash on Hwy. 64B east of Vilonia at 1:06 p.m. in on Saturday, state police reported. According to the State Police preliminary crash report, Jacob Lacy, 29, was driving a Chevy Malibu headed east in the second lane when he crossed over the center line and

KATV - 2018-10-21 16:04:34

Shooting in Johnson County Sends Two to Hospital, Police Looking for Suspect

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NWAHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-10-21 16:59:17

Fort Smith Death Investigation Underway; Body Found Near Nelson Hall Homes

FORT SMITH, Ark. (KFSM) -- Police in Fort Smith are investigating the death of a person after a body was found behind some apartments.Police said they received a 9-1-1 call late Saturday (Oct. 20) saying a body had been found behind an apartment at Nelson Hall Homes off of North 31st Street.Investi

5NEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-10-22 02:47:03

Woman Hit By Car Near Dollar Tree In Fort Smith

KFSM photoFORT SMITH (KFSM) — A woman was hit by a vehicle after leaving the Fort Smith Dollar Tree store at 16th Street and Grand Avenue shortly after 7 p.m. on Saturday (Oct. 20).Emergency crews are on scene and officials tell 5NEWS she was outside of the cross-walk area. The extent of her injuri

5NEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-10-21 00:46:12

Fort Smith hospital uses beads to help mothers feed newborns

Sets of beads have been created for labor and delivery nurses at Mercy to wear on their ID badges that show the size of a newborn baby's stomach one day after birth. Janet Jarvis, registered nurse and internationally board certified lactation consultant at Mercy, said she got the idea for the bead s

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2018-10-21 00:00:00

Fort Smith: Accident On Rogers Ave. Sends One Person To The Hospital; Slows Traffic

FORT SMITH (KFSM) — A crash on Rogers Avenue, involving a car and a truck, sends one person to the hospital, according to witnesses at the scene.

5NEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-10-21 01:54:27

Woman found dead after attempted Arkansas home invasion

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Authorities in North Little Rock are investigating a woman's death following an attempted home invasion.Police say a homeowner reported that someone was trying to break into his home about 5:30 p.m. Friday. During the call to police the homeowner told a dispatcher that

KTBS - 2018-10-20 15:39:03

Sequoyah County Sheriff’s Office Make Drug Related Arrest

SEQUOYAH COUNTY (KFSM) — After an investigation into the distribution of methamphetamine, opiates, and marijuana the Sequoyah County Sheriff’s office has made three arrests.

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Local Drug Kingpin Sentenced to 20 Years

Derrick Nicholson, 50, of Fayetteville was sentenced to 250 months in federal prison followed by a five year supervised release on one count of conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine and one count of distribution of 50 grams or more of actual methamphetamine.

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DTF targets heroin dealers, nets 13 arrests

An almost five-month operation by the local drug task force targeting an alleged heroin distribution ring operating in Garland County resulted in the arrest of 13 suspects, most in the last three days, officials said at a news conference on Friday.The genesis of the operation, dubbed Operation White

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Sheriff's Beat 10-19-18: Couple jailed after stabbing each other during dispute

Jennifer Cherokee Conrad and Billy Joe Johnson, 46, Poteau, both allegedly admitted to drinking prior to their argument. Both suspects said the other started the quarrel, which led to a physical altercation during which both were stabbed with a box knife. During the fight, Conrad told her kids to ru

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Fort Smith Walmart Offers Online Payment for Welfare Customers

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Missing Oklahoma Man, Subject Of Silver Alert, Found In Arkansas

MANNFORD, Okla. (KFSM) — An 85-year-old Mannford, Oklahoma, man who went missing Thursday has been located and is safe.

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Gunshots Fired Near Grade School

Allison Montiel, principal of Future School of Fort Smith, said the shots were fired at the park as kids were being let out early at around 1 p.m. for fall break.

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Two Oklahoma Officers, Former Deputy Charged In November 2017 Traffic Stop

According to court documents, Glenn and Jordan and were released on a $1,000 bond each. McClure’s bond was set at $1,000. The documents did not indicate that he has bonded out, but he was not listed in the county jail.

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NWA Man Fatally Injured in Vehicle Crash

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Police Investigating Shooting At Harley Wilson Memorial Park Near The Future School Of Fort Smith

FORT SMITH (KFSM) — Police are investigating a shooting at Harley Wilson Memorial Park near the Future School of Fort Smtih in the Belle Grove Historic District in downtown Fort Smith.The Future School on N 7th Street was releasing students at 1 p.m. Thursday (Oct. 18) when students and faculty hea

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Four Plead Guilty in Arkansas Multi-Million Dollar TRICARE Scheme

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News release) - Federal officials announced today the guilty pleas of Brad Duke, 43, of Little Rock, Charlotte Leija, 38, of Conway, Michael "Chance" Beeman, 48, of Maumelle, and Michael Sean Brady, 50, of Little Rock, to conspiring to violate the Anti-Kickback Statute. Duke plead

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Fort Smith, Sebastian County officials hear pitch for $1.5 million water park expansion - Talk Business & Politics

Rising wear and tear is boosting expenses at the Parrot Island Water Park, and boredom with the same amenities is cutting into income and attendance, members of the Fort Smith Board of Directors and Sebastian County Quorum Court were told during a joint meeting Thursday night (Oct. 18).

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