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Man Dies in Motorcycle Accident in Arkadelphia

ARKADELPHIA, Ark. -- A man is dead after a motorcycle accident early Sunday morning. 28-year-old Stefone Buckley was killed in the wreck. It happened near the intersection of Highways 7 and 51 shortly before 3:00 a.m. According to a preliminary report from the Arkansas State Police, Buckley's motor

FOX16.COM - 2018-03-18 17:50:59

Video shows man, woman and child kicked off Southwest flight

Southwest Airlines has released a statement after kicking a man, woman and small girl off a flight from Chicago to Atlanta Wednesday in an episode partially captured on video footage. The video was taken by 24-year-old passenger Alexis Armstrong of Joliet as the plane, having returned to the gate af

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-17 15:41:26

Arkansas Supreme Court upholds square dancer's life sentence

The capital murder conviction of a Texarkana, Ark., woman convicted by a jury of killing a fellow square dancer was affirmed Thursday by the Arkansas Supreme Court. Virginia Ann Hyatt, 69, was found guilty by a Miller County jury in February 2016 of capital murder in the death of Patricia "Patti" Wh

TXKTODAY.COM - 2018-03-18 14:40:30

Woman allegedly dragged by vehicle in stable condition

The victim was treated at CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System and later transferred to University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Medical Center in Little Rock with head trauma. Adonte Starks, 21, of Texarkana, Ark., was arrested by Texarkana, Texas, police on a charge of aggravated assault with a d

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2018-03-17 04:25:17

Local man honored by state as 'Famous Arkansan'

Tom Maloney is a great example of what a person can achieve with dedication and determination. Maloney has overcome many challenges he's faced because of a slight intellectual disability. He lives independently, works full-time, drives, grocery shops, paints beautiful pictures and contributes to his

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2018-03-18 02:46:39

Snow on truck explodes as it collides with overpass

WAREHAM, MA (WCVB/CNN) - Driving along in the days following a major winter storm is often done at your own peril. "I was just kind of in shock because it was like a mini snow explosion," Jennifer Richards said. Richards was driving along Route 25 heading north in Wareham, MA, south of Boston, Thurs

ATHENS DAILY REVIEW - 2018-03-18 03:08:23

Man Arrested After Dragging Woman With Vehicle

TEXARKANA, TEXAS - The Texarkana Texas Police Department arrested Adonte Starks, 21, of Texarkana Arkansas, this morning for Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon for dragging a 24 year old Texarkana Arkansas woman with his vehicle in the 2400 block of Ball Street. Texarkana Arkansas police office


Developer eyes new apartment complex

Developers of the Greenville Towne Center on Roy Warren Parkway are preparing to go before the planning and zoning commission Monday night with a request for a conditional use permit for a new apartment complex. The commission meets at 5:30 p.m. in the Municipal Building on Washington Street. Scott

GREENVILLE HERALD-BANNER - 2018-03-18 10:45:00

Weather-spotting class will be offered Thursday

A free Skywarn weather-spotting class will be offered 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday at the Little River County Courthouse annex at 271 W. Main St. in Ashdown, Ark. Skywarn is a National Weather Service volunteer program with 350,000 to 400,000 trained severe-weather spotters. The volunteers help keep th

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2018-03-18 01:56:09

Appeal denied in life sentence for meth possesion

An East Texas man has lost an appeal of the life prison sentence he received last year after pleading guilty to possessing methamphetamine. The Sixth Court of Appeals in Texarkana issued the ruling Thursday concerning the appeal of Samnang Ham. Ham was sentenced to life in prison during a hearing in


Police investigating if person pretending to be a deputy

Miller County Sheriff's Office is investigating an incident of a person impersonating a deputy and making a traffic stop. The suspect allegedly made a traffic stop Tuesday in a black Dodge Charger with red and blue lights in the front grill. This was not a sheriff's office or Texarkana police unit,


Arkansas side is building a brand

City officials on Friday got a glimpse of a new branding vision for Texarkana, Ark., tourism. Little Rock marketing firm the Sells Agency presented options for a new logo and tagline to members of the city Advertising and Promotion Commission. The elements are part of an effort to attract visitors t

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2018-03-17 04:40:35

Waldo man seriously injured in shooting, suspects sought

One person was seriously wounded in a shooting about 8:16 p.m. Wednesday in Waldo. The Columbia County Sheriff's Office said that lawmen responded to a "shots fired" call on South Lee Street. Shortly after, Central Dispatch received a second call that more shots had been fired in the area of Dempsey


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Man pleads guilty to raping girl

McCULLOUGH A Miller County, Ark., man was sentenced to 25 years in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to raping a girl to whom he is related. Mark McCullough, 56, appeared with Texarkana lawyer Derric McFarland for a plea hearing Wednesday morning before Circuit Judge Brent Haltom. McCullough pl


Man gets 25 years for molesting teen

A Texarkana, Ark., man received a 25-year prison term Wednesday after pleading guilty to rape in Miller County. Mark McCullough, 56, was scheduled to go on trial later this week for sexually abusing a girl to whom he is related. The girl's mother reported the abuse to Miller County Sheriff's Office


Man gets life for raping 2-year-old relative

NEW BOSTON, Texas-A man who photographed himself raping a 2-year-old relative received a life sentence after pleading guilty Tuesday afternoon to two felonies in Bowie County. Joseph Clinton Leatherman Jr., 30, appeared with Dallas lawyer Gary Unell before 102nd District Judge Bobby Lockhart at Bowi


Video: Teen clocked at 96 mph leads police on 2 high-speed chases

DULUTH, GA (WSB/CNN) - Police in suburban Atlanta arrested a 17-year-old driver Saturday after he led them on a chase going more than 90 mph. Officers spotted Malik Yancey and engaged him on a second pursuit that was caught on camera. "Get on the ground," said police as they arrested Yancey who was


Man accused of capital murder in 4-year-old son's death

Benearl Lewis Bail is set at $1 million for a Texarkana man accused of capital murder in the death last week of his 4-year-old son from blunt-force trauma. Benearl Jermane Lewis, 24, was not supposed to be alone with his son, D'Money Lewis, or D'Money's 6-year-old brother, according to a probable-


Judge denies bail reduction for mother charged with beating 1-month-old

Charles and Crystal Uribe A woman facing felony charges in connection with severe injuries sustained by her 1-month-old daughter was denied a reduction in her $250,000 bail Tuesday at a hearing before a Miller County circuit judge. Crystal Uribe, 23, and her husband, Charles Uribe, 28, were arrested