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Schools closed in NWA, River Valley for winter weather

Schools in both Northwest Arkansas and the River Valley closed due to winter weather Tuesday. The closed schools include Bentonville, Rogers, Gravette, Pea Ridge, Eureka Springs, Jasper and Oark were all closed. Rogers Schools said students will make up the snow day with an "Alternate Method of Inst

KHBS - 2018-01-16 15:19:00

Crews back on scene after Elkins house fire rekindled

Emergency crews have returned to the scene of a house fire in Elkins, after flames rekindled in the early hours of Monday morning. Officials say the call originally came in around 8:30 pm Sunday night on Stokenbury Road. When crews arrived, they were able to put out the flames, but the fire started

KHBS - 2018-01-15 12:38:00

Prairie Grove city council discusses water issues

Residents and city officials met Monday night in Prairie Grove after some citizens started experiencing water issues. Members of the Prairie Grove city council said they are working on fixing the water in the southwest part of the city, where some residents are reporting brown or yellow water. Offi

KHBS - 2018-01-16 05:04:00

I-40 Back Open After Icy Roadways Cause Accidents

Interstate 40 near Clarksville is open again after portions were closed due to multiple accidents during Sunday morning's winter weather. Icy roadways caused concern for drivers, the Arkansas Department of Transportation is warning residents Sunday morning (Jan 14). On Twitter the department issued


Winter Weather Causing Closures and Delays Sunday

With winter weather moving through parts of Northwest Arkansas and the River Valley, some churches are choosing to close Sunday morning. Many of the closures coming from the Eastern parts of the region around Holiday Island to Huntsville. Road closures continue to impact drivers with icy condition


Freddy's set to open Tuesday in Fort Smith

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers will open Tuesday on Rogers Avenue in Fort Smith. The Wichita, Kan.-based restaurant chain announced in July it would convert the former KFC restaurant store at 7719 Rogers Ave. into its fourth Arkansas location. Arkansas has Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburg


Police: Fort Smith Man Forced Teen Into Prostitution

FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) - A Fort Smith man is accused of forcing a 16-year-old girl into prostitution in several cities across Arkansas. Kenyan Roane, 31, was arrested Monday (Jan. 8) in connection with one count of enticing and coercing a minor into prostitution, according to a federal criminal complai


Greenwood water quality blamed on drought

GREENWOOD - According to the U.S. Drought Monitor, Sebastian County is currently experiencing a severe drought, and according to city and state officials, the lack of rain is to blame for the recent drop in water quality in Greenwood. "We have received some complaints," said Jeff Stone, engineering


Report: Three out of four people convicted of terror charges in US were foreign born

WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) -Approximately three out of four individuals convicted of terrorism over the last 16 years were foreign-born, according to a new joint report by the Department of Justice and Department of Homeland Security. That's 402 of the 549 convicted. The report also concl

22 WSBT - 2018-01-16 14:27:37

Suburban man carjacked at gunpoint while cleaning snow off car

OAK PARK, Ill. -- A suburban man was carjacked Tuesday morning while he was cleaning snow off his girlfriend's car. According to police, the man was cleaning snow off the 2017 Hyundai Tuscon while it was warming up on Pleasant Street in Oak Park, Ill., around 8 a.m. on Tuesday. He was getting ready

WGNTV.COM - 2018-01-16 23:57:51

Panhandler beats up man in Dunkin' Donuts parking lot

A man was beaten outside a Dunkin' Donuts on Jan. 10, after declining to give a panhandler money. The Forest Park man walked up to 7200 Circle Ave. about 7:46 a.m. when a panhandler asked him for money, according to a police report. The man said no, and walked into the Dunkin' Donuts. The panhandler

FOREST PARK REVIEW - 2018-01-17 00:09:00

Cologne Stolen By Man Who Tried To Use Credit Card At Walgreens

WESTERN SPRINGS, IL - A suspect ran off with a number of cologne items from the Walgreens near Lyons Township High School in Western Springs Friday afternoon after the credit car he tried to use to pay for the items was declined. Police were told by store personnel that the man, only described in a

PATCH - 2018-01-16 21:27:43

At OPRF, but tested by the streets

They are close friends - both 17-year-old girls, both juniors at Oak Park and River Forest High School, both of their lives nearly wrecked by homelessness, sexual abuse, drugs and broken homes in downstate Illinois that they both fled last year before finding a refuge called Anne's House in Chicago.

OAKPARK.COM - 2018-01-16 23:12:00

It's time for a change in the 7th District

Anthony Clark | Alexa Rogals/Staff Photographer I want to draw your readers' attention to two very different candidates and their campaigns for the Illinois 7th District. Danny K. Davis, incumbent establishment Democrat, has served the 7th for 20 years. In my time as a resident of the 7th, I have he

OAKPARK.COM - 2018-01-16 21:00:00

Emanuel's mental health clinic closures curiously absent from Kennedy Forum

Mayor Rahm Emanuel was quick on Tuesday morning to tout his role in smuggling mental health equality legislation into the federal government's $700 billion bank bailout of 2008. Soaking up the applause in the ballroom at the Hilton Chicago at the Kennedy Forum's Summit for Mental Health Equity, the

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 23:36:52

Mother of Captive Siblings Was 'Perplexed' By Police Visit: Sheriff

At the home, deputies found children shackled to beds in "dark and foul-smelling surroundings" After deputies discover 13 malnourished children held captive in a Riverside County home, authorities provide provide updates in the torture and child endangerment case on Jan. 16, 2018. (Published 3 hours

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-01-16 19:55:52

Georgia man accused of running meth 'superlab' sentenced to 30 years in jail

A Palmetto, Ga., man was sentenced to 30 years in prison after authorities discovered a methamphetamine "superlab" containing about 400 pounds of crystal and liquid methamphetamine and several loaded firearms, federal officials announced Tuesday in a press release. Ramiro Hermosillo-Salazar, 30, was

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-16 23:09:00

Georgia Weather: Up To 2 Inches Of Snow, Dangerous Cold Tuesday

ATLANTA, GA - Temperatures in metro Atlanta were beginning to drop Tuesday afternoon, with increasingly dire forecasts calling for the bottom to drop out, bringing snow and dangerous wind chills to the area. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory starting at 5 p.m. in most

PATCH - 2018-01-16 14:23:30

Newnan-Coweta Humane Society gets a 'forever home'

NEWNAN, Ga. - It's an organization dedicated to rescuing and finding homes for pets, but for more than 40 years, the Newnan-Coweta Humane Society has been homeless itself. Now, dedicated volunteers are celebrating the start of a new year in their very own facility. Dawn is my little fuzzball!!!! Lov

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-01-16 13:55:00

Woman says suspected robbers followed her home from grocery store

FAYETTE COUNTY, Ga. - A Fayette County woman says at least two men followed her from a grocery store to her house in an attempt to rob her. The unidentified victim shared dash cam video with Channel 2 Action News from the incident January 5 off Ginger Cake Road at around 7:00 p.m. She told Channel

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-01-16 00:33:22