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Man dead after being pepper sprayed by officer in Augusta, State Police asked to investigate
AUGUSTA, Ark.- A man is dead after being pepper sprayed Thursday morning. Authorities in Augusta have asked Arkansas State Police to investigate the death of Quinton Laird, 38, who died Thursday morning at a Searcy hospital.
Cold Case: White Co. Deputies Dig Parking Lot for Body of Douglas Gene Kirk
White County Sheriff deputies were in Beebe on Friday, March 15th, searching for the body of missing McRae man, Douglas Kirk. The deputies were digging next to Ace Hardware but did not find any evidence of Kirk.
Arkansas Women Charged With Elaborate Credit Card Theft Scheme
The Oxford Police Department arrested two women from Arkansas this week for allegedly being involved in an elaborate credit card theft scheme and any additional victims are being encouraged to come forward.
Woman dies after being shot during domestic fight, Arkansas sheriff says
A 21-year-old woman died after being shot during an apparent domestic fight with a man near Pine Bluff, authorities said Thursday. Jefferson County deputies responded just after 10 p.m. Wednesday to the 3000 block of Mae Drive following reports of a domestic disturbance, according to the sheriff’s o
The Lassis Inn: A landmark for Arkansas catfish lovers
LITTLE ROCK (KATV) — It might have the best catfish in Arkansas -- but it remains something of a secret. Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Columnist Rex Nelson joined Channel 7's Elicia Dover for a meal eat at the Lassis Inn.
Josh and Anna Duggar Spark Breakup Speculation After Arkansas Home Goes on Sale
Is there trouble in Josh and Anna Duggar's marriage? Counting On fans are theorizing the former TLC couple is heading for a split after the couple put their Arkansas house up for sale.
Arkansas River Trail being monitored closely as storm season approaches
The 17-mile Arkansas River Trail is being monitored closely as storm season approaches central Arkansas. It’s no secret that it’s a beautiful place to spend the up-coming months bike riding and exploring the outdoors.
After charges dropped, Jacksonville sisters look to rebuild reputation
JACKSONVILLE, Ark. (KATV) — In 2016, KATV interviewed Eshe Mustafa after she and her twin sister Sadio were accused of nearly running over a teacher and threatening a principal at Warren Dupree elementary school in Jacksonville.
Raccoons found tossed in dumpster
CABOT, Ark. (WAND) – Police in Arkansas are offering a reward for information on who dumped baby raccoons in a Cabot dumpster. The raccoons were found by two pharmacy workers in the dumpster. They say someone dropped them off on Tuesday.
ASP to investigate use of force in Augusta death
AUGUSTA, AR (KAIT) - An investigation by Arkansas State Police is ongoing into the death of a man early Thursday in a use of force case, according to authorities. Arkansas State Police said in a media release Thursday that Augusta police have asked ASP to investigate the death of Quinton Laird.
Fire leaves 1 dead in Pulaski County
CABOT, Ark. (KATV) — John Hughes recalls seeing plumes of smoke and hearing the cries of a man trapped inside his house. "Sometime around 2:30 p.m., there was a man's scream that was just a scream -- horrifying," Hughes said.
Web Extra: Women using prayer to overcome addictions
HIGGINSON, Ark. - One local woman is using the power of prayer to help other women recover from drug and alcohol addictions. Kaela Cox works as a phase one coordinator for Daughters of the Other Side (D.O.T.S.).
Man found shot to death in Jackson County
JACKSON COUNTY, Ark. - A man has been found shot to death in a field. KAIT Region 8 News in Jonesboro reports the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office and Arkansas State Police are investigating the homicide.
Reward being offered for information on who dumped baby raccoons in dumpster
CABOT, Ark. - A reward is being offered for information on who dumped baby raccoons in a Cabot dumpster. Chase and Nicole Fincher work at Fred's Pharmacy in Cabot. They see many customers come and go, but finding baby raccoons in their dumpster is quite unusual.
Bus system in the works for Jacksonville, hopes to have running by January 2020
JACKSONVILLE, Ark. — The city of Jacksonville could soon be getting its own bus system. Jacksonville Mayor Bob Johnson sad the transportation system is still in early stages of planning but once it’s in place it will give more opportunities to the people who already live here.
Deadly house fire investigation in Pulaski County
PULASKI COUNTY, Ark. - A fatal house fire confirmed by the Pulaski County Sheriff's Office Wednesday. Authorities say the fire happened around 2:30 p.m. north of Jacksonville at 8808 Peters Road.
Volunteer firefighter terminated after Facebook post
JACKSONVILLE," Ark.- A Facebook post takes a racist turn causing a volunteer firefighter to lose his job and the North Pulaski Fire Department to deactivate its Facebook page. The post comes after two black men were arrested and accused in the death of a Little Rock Air Force Base airman during a st
Adding to force priority for JPD
New mayor and chief offering $5,000 signing bonuses to 15 officers. Jacksonville is offering $5,000 signing bonuses to attract certified police officers to work for the Jacksonville Police Department.
Kerr-McClelland to Exchange Vows in March
Mr. and Mrs. Parker Kerr of Hazen are proud to announce the engagement and. forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lyndi Michelle Kerr to Logan Robert McClelland. Michelle is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Granville Richmond, Mrs. Elizabeth Kerr of Des Arc and the late Mr. Francis Parke
Airman tackled robber in North Little Rock, court filings say
A U.S. serviceman tried to stop a North Little Rock gas station robbery by tackling one armed assailant before a second fatally shot him, according to court documents released Tuesday.