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Drill offers tips, tools in disaster preparedness

Area agencies responded to what could've been a 7.7 magnitude earthquake in the southwest segment of the New Madrid Seismic Zone as a part of the Jefferson County Community Drill on Wednesday. In light of the devastation caused by recent hurricanes in Houston, Florida, Puerto Rico and the rising dea

PINE BLUFF COMMERCIAL - 2017-09-21 00:12:55

Mounted patrol collecting stuffed toys

Crawford County Sheriff's Department Mounted Patrol is collecting small stuffed animals for law eforcement officers to give out to children they encounter while on duty. Mounted patrol deputies, with other local law officers, will volunteer their time to collect stuffed toys at the upcoming high sch

PRESS ARGUS-COURIER - 2017-09-20 14:00:00

Fierce storms haven't slowed growth along US coastlines

Rising sea levels and fierce storms have failed to stop relentless population growth along U.S. coasts in recent years, a new Associated Press analysis shows. The latest punishing hurricanes scored bull's-eyes on two of the country's fastest growing regions: coastal Texas around Houston and resort a

SOUTHWEST TIMES RECORD - 2017-09-18 17:30:00

Woman accused of shooting, killing boyfriend as he slept also dismembered body

Police say a Baytown woman fatally shot her boyfriend as he slept and then dismembered his body inside their home, KHOU in Houston reports. Cierra Alexis Sutton, 30, has been charged with murdering 32-year-old Steven Coleman, the station reports. Detectives say the killing took place on Aug. 16 at

KATV - 2017-09-18 12:34:26

A 4th inmate death this month referred to State Police

The death of James Walker, an inmate at the Cummins Unit in Grady, has been referred to the State Police after he died from a head injury at a local hospital, according to a news release from the Department of Correction. It is not clear, said ADC, whether the head injury was caused by a fall or was

ARKANSAS TIMES - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Woman killed in North Little Rock apartment fire identified

Police say Judith Melton, 54, was stuck in a wheelchair when the fire broke out at Eastgate Terrace. (KATV Photo) North Little Rock have identified the woman was killed in an apartment fire Saturday morning. Officers say Judith Melton, 54, was in a wheelchair and was stuck inside Apartment 140 at th

KATV - 2017-09-18 16:42:31

Lady Red Devils outlast Harding

ATKINS -- The Atkins Lady Red Devils defeated the Harding Academy Lady Wildcats on Monday in five sets. Atkins won 23-25, 25-10, 23-25, 25-21, 15-12. Mary Kate Brown with five aces, 20 kills and 23 digs. Briana Collins had six kills, two digs and three blocks. Ami Mitchell had six kills, two digs an

COURIER NEWS - 2017-09-20 15:14:22

Alcohol Compliance Checks in Conway

CONWAY, Ark. (News release) - The Conway Police Department, along with an agent from Alcoholic Beverage Control, conducted compliance checks at 19 businesses across Conway Thursday (Sept. 14, 2017). The officers went out in two groups using 19-year-old informants. When the informants, using unalter

KARK - 2017-09-18 18:47:35

Little Rock man declared fit for trial in toddler's road-rage killing

Credit: Handout photos Gary Holmes Sr., 33, (right) faces one count of capital murder and two counts of committing a terrorist act in the death of 3-year-old Acen King (left) in Little Rock on Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016. Pulaski County Circuit Judge Barry Sims on Monday set February trial dates for

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-09-19 11:30:00

Rapert challenger faults his reference to her

RAPERT CHALLENGER Sen. Jason Rapert, the Faulkner County Republican, spoke to a NAACP session in Conway yesterday and encountered a question from his announced Democratic opponent, Maureen Skinner. Her campaign took offense at his response. By its account Skinner, a lciensed psychological examiner,

ARKANSAS TIMES - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Sharing Station installed in Atkins

As a result of a partnership between the Atkins Middle School, Atkins Police Department and the Atkins Lions Club, a new Sharing Station has been installed at the corner of Avenue Two Northwest and Northwest Second Street in Atkins. Nonperishable adult and baby food, paper products and baby product

COURIER NEWS - 2017-09-20 13:58:45

Chick-fil-A Set to Open in Maumelle

MAUMELLE, Ark. - A new Chick-fil-A opens in Central Arkansas on Thursday and the excitement is building in Maumelle. More than 90 people are braving the warm humid weather by taking a place in line the day before the new location opens. The restaurant fans don't mind waiting because there's a payoff

KARK - 2017-09-20 22:58:51

LRPD: 2 suspects wanted in fast-food restaurant robbery

Three employees were closing the McDonald's store for the night when they say two masked men, armed with handguns, rushed into the business. (Photo: KATV) Two suspects who robbed a fast-food restaurant in Little Rock seemed to know the layout and closing procedures of the store, victims told police

KATV - 2017-09-20 12:05:44

Little Rock holds 7th annual Main Street Food Truck festival

The seventh annual Main Street Food Truck Festival is once again coming to Little Rock. On October 7, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., 70 food trucks will cover nine blocks of downtown Little Rock. In addition to food trucks, the festival will include beer gardens, craft-makers, entertainment, and th

KATV - 2017-09-20 10:40:45

Report: Manafort offered 'private briefings' on campaign to Russian billionaire

FILE - In this July 17, 2016, file photo, Paul Manafort talks to reporters on the floor of the Republican National Convention at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman secretly worked for a Russian billionaire to advance the interests of Russian

KATV - 2017-09-20 17:43:02

What LR Public Housing Makeovers Will Look Like

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Plans are moving forward with the "Redevelopment in the Rock" project that will revamp hundreds of public housing units in Little Rock. On Tuesday, the Metropolitan Housing Alliance (MHA) through its subsidiaries Central Arkansas Housing Corporation and Little Rock Towers, LLC, a

KARK - 2017-09-19 21:07:14

Janet Jackson at Verizon Arena: A Review

More than 23 years ago, I took a group of teenage girls from the Fort Smith Girls Club to see Janet Jackson in Kansas City. These girls had worked all summer to earn the trip: busting their tails racking up hours in everything from career development to fundraising to health and sexuality and, as a

ARKANSAS TIMES - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Public Safety Committee reviews ad hoc proposal

Hot Springs Village public safety committee discussed many items of safety that have been addressed and answered at its recent quarterly meeting. Golf cart crossing safety issues have been directed to public works and at this time the five most dangerous areas are being considered for upgraded signa

HOT SPRINGS VILLAGE VOICE - 2017-09-19 06:01:00

Baker, Gurkin win Sept. 12 Lake Ouachita bass battle

Twenty-nine members of the Hot Springs Village Anglers' Club gathered at Ouachita State Park boat ramp on a cool, overcast morning to test their skills for five hours at the ever-changing challenge of bass fishing. At the end of the tournament, Bob Baker was the angler division winner and co-angler

HOT SPRINGS VILLAGE VOICE - 2017-09-19 06:01:00

Cancer touches resident's life

HOT SPRINGS VILLAGE -- As this year's Village Walk for Cancer Research approaches, event chair Melanie Pederson shared the following story of survival from Hot Springs Village resident Sonja Kelley. "Sonja Kelley moved seven times in seven years before settling in Memphis for 17 years with her husba

SENTINEL-RECORD - 2017-09-19 11:00:00