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Memphis man ran into Kroger with loaded gun after drug bust in parking lot, police say

Three men are facing felony drug charges after they allegedly tried to sell a large amount of heroin to an undercover officer at a Memphis Kroger. Dercedes Dockins, Zacharia Mitchell, and Keith Yates are charged with manufacturing/delivering/selling a controlled substance. Yates and Mitchell are als

FOX13MEMPHIS.COM - 2018-01-16 14:00:32

Inmate accused of throwing cup of urine at detention officer

An inmate awaiting transfer to the Arkansas Department of Correction now faces another charge after he allegedly tried to throw what he said was a cup of "HIV piss" on a detention officer. De Los Angles Harper, 30, of Jonesboro, allegedly threw a cup of urine on a Craighead County Detention Center o

KAIT 8 - 2018-01-16 21:17:03

Milk for the masses: Prairie Farms bottles more when snow is forecast

Groceries replenished their milk shelves on Tuesday in the wake of Monday stampedes started by the winter storm warning. The Memphis-based Prairie Farms milk plant on Monday had ramped up production by about a third like it does every time snow or ice is forecast, general manager Jim Turner said Tue

MEMPHIS COMMERCIAL APPEAL - 2018-01-16 20:17:03

Winter storm headed in - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Emergency management agencies are monitoring this dangerous burst of arctic weather. This could be our worst winter blast yet! Snow and bone-chilling winds are expected to start early Tuesday morning. A briefing was held at the Rankin County EOC Monday morning with the National Weather Service. Rank

WMCACTIONNEWS5.COM - 2018-01-16 08:59:44

Judge finds probable cause to charge 3 accused of robbing store at gunpoint

A judge found probable cause Tuesday to charge two women suspected of robbing a grocery store at gunpoint. Kaylee Brown, 20, of Lake City, and Alexis Williams, 18, of Wilson, are each charged with aggravated robbery in the holdup of the Farmers Market in Lake City. According to the probable cause af

KAIT 8 - 2018-01-16 21:17:09

Sheriff issues warning after several break-ins

The Independence County Sheriff's Office is warning residents to take personal property out of their vehicles after a rash of break-ins. The Independence County Sheriff's Office is warning residents to take personal property out of their vehicles after a rash of break-ins. Police arrested a woman an

KAIT 8 - 2018-01-16 22:21:15

Thousands Spend MLK Day Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. f

MEMPHIS, Tenn (localmemphis.com) - Thousands came to the National Rights Museum to celebrate the dreamer, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Monday would have been Dr. Kings 89th birthday. As part of the day's events at the NCRM was a special screening of the NAACP Image Awards. Sanitation workers of the 1

LOCALMEMPHIS.COM - 2018-01-16 20:43:17

CRIME ALERT: Multiple robberies reported during frigid temperatures

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Many people in the Mid-South are enjoying these recent days off from work or school due to weather conditions. But unfortunately, it's clear criminals don't take snow days as there have been multiple robberies reported in the past few days. Juanita Myers Perkins says it's sad to thi

WREG - 2018-01-16 22:51:44

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

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

Second Casey's General Store in the works for Russellville

The Russellville Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing at 5:30 p.m. Monday at City Hall to consider a petition for a special use permit to build a second Casey's General Store. A petition was filed by Catalonian Inc. for a special use permit to operate a gas and convenience store (Casey'

COURIER NEWS - 2018-01-16 16:11:13

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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Report: Dover ISO ranking improved

Residents within the Dover city limits could notice a significant decrease in homeowner's insurance premiums in the new year because of an improved ISO rating according to a statement released recently by Dover Fire Chief Tristan Teague. Teague said the Insurance Services Organization (ISO), a priva

COURIER NEWS - 2018-01-16 16:03:17

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

Mount Vernon woman killed in fatal wreck

A 60-year-old Mount Vernon woman was killed Monday evening in a two-vehicle collision on Farm to Market Road. The collision occurred at the intersection of Farm to Market and Josh Wilson roads, according to a news release from the State Patrol. The woman, Karen Wolf, was stopped at a stop sign westb

ANACORTES AMERICAN - 2018-01-16 23:23:00

Former Mount Vernon firefighter pleads guilty to child porn charges

A former Mount Vernon firefighter has pleaded guilty to possessing child pornography and will be sentenced in February. Beau James France, 41, was arrested June 27 after an investigation by U.S. Department of Homeland Security tracked explicit videos to his computer. He pleaded guilty Jan. 5. Franc

BELLINGHAM HERALD - 2018-01-16 17:40:00

They're just kids, but they robbed and assaulted people at gunpoint, cops say

Bellingham Police have arrested three teenage boys in connection with several armed robberies and other crimes last week across two neighborhoods north of downtown. Lt. Danette Beckley said the boys were identified from a photo posted on the police department's Facebook page. Detectives and officers

BELLINGHAM HERALD - 2018-01-17 00:40:00

Marysville police investigating fatal freeway off-ramp crash

MARYSVILLE - A 60-year-old Brier man died early Friday morning after veering off the northbound I-5 exit ramp in Marysville and hitting another heading west on Fourth Street. The crash occurred about 2:45 a.m. when the driver's car drifted left up the off-ramp and collided with the other vehicle, Ma

MARYSVILLEGLOBE.COM - 2018-01-16 09:30:00