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Fort Smith residence damaged in fire

A Fort Smith residence sustained damage from a fire that took place on Monday, according to Fort Smith Fire Marshal Ronnie Rogers. Rogers said a 911 call about the fire came in at 12:36 p.m. Monday. The fire started in the attic at 1701 N. 45th Terrace, possibly as the result of an electric short. T

SOUTHWEST TIMES RECORD - 2018-01-16 06:01:00

Questions linger in Fort Smith man's New Year's Eve death

Officials with the Fort Smith Police Department stand by the Arkansas Medical Examiner's Office's ruling on Josh Underwood's death. Underwood, 48, was found dead the morning of Dec. 31 in front of Supercuts, Suite 3 at 2700 Zero St. The Medical Examiner's Office ruled that Underwood died from extrem

BOONEVILLEDEMOCRAT.COM - 2018-01-16 06:01:00

Muskogee County District Court 01.17.18

Marriage licenses Jeremiah James Bocanegra, 30, and Stephanie Jean Scraper, 44, both of Stilwell. Shelby Alan Fimple, 27, of Vian, and Amanda Lea Carouthers, 37, of Hulbert. Divorce decree Nona Marie Noble vs. Joshua Shawn Noble, incompatibility. Civil suits Lake State Transport, et al. vs. Luis Gue

MUSKOGEE DAILY PHOENIX - 2018-01-16 23:41:02

Letters: What's causing long ER wait times?

This is in reply to Saturday's letter about the poor attention to the patients at Mercy ER. The person who wrote it, Greg Boley of Barling, was told to "walk it off" as his wait time would be approximately seven hours! This in an ER? One little boy crying because he had been there over two hours. Th

SOUTHWEST TIMES RECORD - 2018-01-15 06:01:00

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

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Former Fort Smith Police Captain To Run For Sheriff

FORT SMITH(KFSM) - Jarrard Copeland, a former Fort Smith Police Captain, has announced he will be running for Sebastian County Sheriff as a republican in the 2018 election. In December, Copeland announced plans to seek a position on the city's Board of Directors. However, once Copeland learned of th

5NEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-01-15 16:42:15

Concerns over Hartford's future after school closing

Hartford students will begin attending Hackett schools for the 2018-2019 school year. Updated: 1:30 AM CST Jan 16, 2018 Hartford students will begin attending Hackett schools for the 2018-2019 school year. On Monday night, the Hackett School District Superintendent Edward Ray held an informational

KHBS - 2018-01-16 07:30:00

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

Dining Out: Top 5 Restaurants Around South Cle Elum, WA

South Cle Elum, WA and the surrounding area have a lot of great restaurants, but which one is the best? Check out our list of top 5 restaurants located in and around South Cle Elum. Whether you're in the mood for something fast or something with a fine dining fair, we've recruited a group of locals

TUCKERMANTIMES.COM - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

Looking back: Parking tickets, party shut down, funeral

It wasn't snow but a flurry of parking tickets in Roslyn that started a barrage of complaints to Roslyn City Hall. Earlier in the year, the City warned of neighborhood parking violations which hampered winter road maintenance and the potential of citations being issued on Fifth and Fourth streets an

DAILYRECORDNEWS.COM - 2018-01-16 17:22:00

Husband's long beard is hard for wife to stomach at dinner

Dear Abby: My husband has a long, bushy, ugly beard; and although I don't like it, I realize he's entitled to wear his facial hair any way he likes it. The problem is, when he eats, his beard gets into his plate and in the food, which I find nauseating. - Too Much Hair in Texas Dear Too Much Hair:

THE WENATCHEE WORLD ONLINE - 2018-01-16 17:42:00

Jan. 16 blotter: Animal problems and hit and runs

Kittcom received the following calls from Jan. 15-16 (calls are made to the 911 line and the non-emergency business line): n There was a report of an ongoing animal problem at South Walnut Street. The neighbor's dogs are repeatedly let out to bark. n There was a report of a hit and run on Helena Ave

DAILYRECORDNEWS.COM - 2018-01-16 15:19:00

An elegant solution to wastewater in Ellensburg

Most people don't put much thought into where the water that spirals down drains and is flushed by toilets goes. But a select few spend their days not only thinking about it, but planning for it. JD Zimny is among them. He works at Ellensburg's wastewater treatment plant, where all of the water from

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

Fire engulfs barn in Ellensburg

ELLENSBURG, Wash. - A fire has destroyed a barn completely. People for miles around could see a plume of smoke rising near Ellensburg on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Viewer James Finnie sent Action News pictures of the barn fire on N Pfenning Road. The fire didn't leave much left of the barn.

KIMA TV - 2018-01-15 17:31:04

Sheriff's Office deputy earns Patrol Partner Award

Kittitas County Sheriff's Deputy Tyler Harris graduated from the Washington State Criminal Justice Training Center's Basic Law Enforcement Academy on Jan. 5, according to a news release. Along with receiving his Peace Officer Certification, Harris received the "Patrol Partner Award." The class was a

DAILYRECORDNEWS.COM - 2018-01-16 15:23:00

Editorial: Being smart with technology

Back in the day, the main means of unauthorized communication in the school classroom was the passing of notes, with messages and perhaps crude drawings. Those were simpler times. The advent of modern communication technology allows people of all ages to access information, images and communication

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

Sheriff: Jackson man shot, killed during robbery

Crime scene tape surrounds this home on North Mulberry Street in Jackson Tuesday after a man was killed there Monday evening in what authorities believe was a robbery. (Staff Photo: Michael Davis) Authorities have taken three people into custody in connection with a shooting death Monday evening at

JACKSONPROGRESS-ARGUS.COM - 2018-01-16 19:44:00

Driver flown to hospital after wreck on Hwy 212 in Newton Co.

COVINGTON, Ga. - A life flight has been requested after a two-vehicle wreck on Highway 212 at River Lane. All northbound and southbound lanes have been blocked as crews work to clear the wreck. The injured driver is in critical condition and there is no word on the condition of the other driver at

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-16 14:05:00

Monroe County patient population increasing since year after almost closing

FORSYTH, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - The Monroe County Hospital's patient population has doubled. Despite nearly closing a year ago, the hospital seems to be getting back on its feet. This time last year, hospital management and county commissioners were fighting to keep the doors of the Monroe County Ho

41NBC.COM - 2018-01-16 23:30:30

Police searching for fourth suspect in 'senseless' murder

JACKSON, Ga. - The Butts County Sheriff's Office needs your help to identify a suspect in a robbery that turned into a murder. Police say that two men and two women entered a home on Mulberry Street in Jackson, Ga. Monday night to commit a robbery. Three of the suspects - Sharrod "Spider" Ross, Kait

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-01-17 00:31:00