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Deadly opening weekend of waterfowl season

LITTLE ROCK (AGFC) - Along with extreme wind and dry conditions throughout most of the state, this year's opening weekend of waterfowl season was marked by many boating accidents and near misses, including two tragic fatalities: one on Bald Knob Lake and the other on the Arkansas River. "The last th

KAIT 8 - 2017-11-22 18:48:54

Woman wins $10,000 playing ASL

A Region 8 woman says she has no idea how she will spend her lottery winnings. The woman, identified by the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery as just "Wendy," won $10,000. She bought her winning $10 Loaded scratch-off ticket at Alford Tobacco, 1400 W. Dewitt Henry Dr., in Beebe. When she picked up her wi

KAIT 8 - 2017-11-21 21:24:11

Fayetteville council appoints resident to fill vacancy

NWA Democrat-Gazette/STACY RYBURN Kyle Smith (left), Ward 4 resident, speaks Tuesday to Fayetteville's City Council. The council appointed Smith to fill former member Alan Long's vacant Ward 4 seat. FAYETTEVILLE -- The City Council appointed a school teacher to fill a vacancy left by former member

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-11-22 09:05:00

Ex-alderman sued by former partner

A Fayetteville City Council member who resigned Saturday is accused of stealing tens of thousands of dollars from his former domestic partner and of not living in the ward he represented, according to a lawsuit filed late last month. Lawyer Steven Kay filed the suit Oct. 31 in Washington County Circ

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-11-22 11:10:00

Fayetteville Council Member Alan Long resigns

Alan Long FAYETTEVILLE -- City Council member Alan Long, one of the Ward 4 representatives, resigned effective immediately. Long told Mayor Lioneld Jordan in a letter dated Saturday he came to the decision because of family and professional obligations and the time commitment required of a council


D.J. Williams to Usher in 2018 in NYE Countdown Show

DALLAS -- What's a New Year's Eve without parties, music, a countdown and even some fireworks to finish it off? "Lone Star NYE: Countdown to 2018" will bring all of that and more into living rooms across Texas and beyond during a live broadcast as Nexstar Media Group and NBC 5/KXAS in Dallas ring i

KARK - 2017-11-22 15:15:06

Fire department warns residents of controlled burns

Fire department warns residents of controlled burns Dry conditions and high winds are a potentially deadly mix. Now, a local fire department is warning residents about their controlled burns. "We are seeing several of them a day and our crews are getting tired," said Chief Autumn Carlisle with the 7

KATV - 2017-11-22 18:41:13

Construction on Cabot Skate Park Delayed

CABOT, Ark. -- Skaters in the town of Cabot have been without a skate park for two years. There are plans to build a new park -- but those plans keep getting pushed back Jeremiah Johnson grew up in Cabot. Like many of his peers - he enjoyed the community skate parks and BMX. "It was a big thing when


Punta Gorda man arrested after 2-year old daughter is found unresponsive in a lake

PUNTA GORDA, FL (WWSB) - A Punta Gorda man was arrested Tuesday after his 2-year-old daughter nearly drowned in a lake at the Seven Palms Apartments on Slash Pine Circle, according to the Punta Gorda Police Department. Neighbors saw the girl face down in the lake, unresponsive, and nearby resident W

MYSUNCOAST.COM - 2017-11-23 14:15:00

Mexican families plan holiday foods

Tamales, posole, bunuelos, mole de pollo. These foods come to mind when local Mexican families are asked what they plan for holiday meals. Two Mexican restaurants in Marysville, Las Cabanas and El Ranchero, represent the Hispanic culture of the United States as well as the Mexican ancestry of the fa


First Christian carries on tradition for 65 years

Marysville's First Christian Church observed its 65th anniversary of Soup Day this past Thursday with the usual large turnout. Marilee Adams, co-chairwoman of soup day and president of the Christian Women's Fellowship, said the crowd was steady and she was pleased with the event. A team of church me


Brothers lead teams to state

Jim and Ermel Heuer, Lanham, only have to navigate traffic between Hutchinson and Newton if they want to see both of their sons coach at state championship football games Saturday afternoon. Sons Dustin and Matt Heuer each coach teams that won Friday night sub-states to earn state berths. The older


Game leads to some changes in Christmas opening

Marysville High School's state football state game coming up on Saturday prompted some last-minute changes in the schedule of events for A Very "Merry"sville Christmas. Moving to Dec. 2 will be Santa's Christmas Parade and the Jingle Run. The parade will be at 10:30 a.m. and then children are invite


Holiday Homes Tour offers new houses, Bed & Biscuit

A newly opened bed and breakfast, Bed & Biscuit, 406 N. 11th, will be among homes on the Dec. 2 Marysville Homes Tour. The tour is a benefit for the historic Union Pacific Depot restoration. "We settled on the name Bed & Biscuit, as it sums up an experience likened to hospitality, homey comfort and


Last homesteader's tractor 'home on the range'

BEATRICE - The last homesteader's tractor has finally arrived at its new home. The 1945 Allis Chalmers Model C tractor was presented at Homestead National Monument of America during a ceremony Monday. Lt. Gov Mike Foley, U.S. Sen. Deb Fischer and Dr. C.T. Frerichs helped welcome the newest artifact

COLUMBUS TELEGRAM - 2017-11-22 00:53:00

3-year-old killed, 3 others injured in crash after pursuit

Waterbury police investigate a car crash on South Main Street at East Liberty Street in Waterbury, Conn., Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017. Authorities say a teenage driver fleeing police in Connecticut has crashed his car at an intersection, killing a 3-year-old and injuring three other people on the sidewal

COLUMBUS TELEGRAM - 2017-11-22 04:54:13

Blue Springs man arrested on weapons charge

A Blue Springs man was arrested on Sunday on a felony warrant for possession of a firearm by a felon. William T. Klee, 53, was arrested by Gage County Sheriff's Office deputies after weapons were found in his home during a compliance search in August. Klee, a registered sex offender, is not allowed


Man, 25, shot in Providence; 3 suspects at large

A 25-year-old man was shot in Providence Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. (MGN) A 25-year-old man was shot in Providence Wednesday. Police told NBC 10 News that they responded to an apartment on Fairmount Avene after they received with reports of shots fired. When they arrived at the scene, they found the

TURNTO10.COM - 2017-11-22 20:48:57

Police: 2 victims transported from South Providence scene

Photo: Scott Del Sole/WPRI-TV PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) - A number of police officers responded Tuesday to reported incident in South Providence. Officers blocked off a portion of Croyland Road and several evidence markers could be seen on the ground. Police said two adult males were transported fro

WPRI - 2017-11-22 19:01:15

Dead beat dad bust: RI Sheriffs nab 13 for failure to pay child support

Photos: RI State Police PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) - $417,928. That's the amount The Rhode Island Division of Sheriffs said 13 men arrested during a sweep owe in back child support payments. According to Chief David M. DeCesare, deputies from across the state were deployed to arrest more than two doz

WPRI - 2017-11-22 23:08:19