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Police searching for man in attempted robbery at Sams Club

Texarkana, Texas Police are asking for help identifying a suspect in a robbery attempt on the Sam's Club parking lot last week. On January 9, a woman was loading her purchases into her car on the south side of the building. She left her purse in the buggy while she turned to load a case of water. Th

TXKTODAY.COM - 2018-01-19 18:14:33

Texarkana, Arkansas District Court Offering Warrant Amnesty

Judge Wren Autrey has announced the Texarkana, Arkansas District Court and the Miller County District Court will grant Amnesty beginning January 19, 2018 through April 30, 2018 for individuals that have outstanding warrants for failure to appear, probation violation, or failure to report. During thi

TXKTODAY.COM - 2018-01-18 23:31:45

Illnesses hit Texarkana area homeless shelter

A Texarkana homeless shelter works to accommodate those seeking shelter from dangerous cold temperatures and wide-spread illnesses. Randy Sams' Outreach Shelter has recently seen an increase in people staying overnight at the shelter. With more than 130 people, the shelter is almost at full capacity

KTBS - 2018-01-18 19:48:00

Fire destroys Redwater Diner; investigators work to determine cause

Bowie County Fire Marshal Jim Roberts said the fire started a few minutes before 4 a.m. Volunteer firefighters from across the county responded to the blaze, which they brought under control by 5 a.m., Roberts said. At the time of this posting, firefighters and investigators were photographing the f

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2018-01-19 18:07:55

USPS: Price of stamps set to increase Sunday

(RNN) - Load up on your stamps. Come Sunday, certain stamps will cost you an extra penny. The United States Postal Service announced in October 2017 that a pricing change would take effect on Jan. 21. The price of First-Class Mail Forever Stamps will climb from 49 to 50 cents. Postcards will climb f

ATHENS DAILY REVIEW - 2018-01-19 18:28:39

Grand jury indicts 69-year-old for animal cruelty

A 69-year-old Texarkana man allegedly pictured in a viral social media video depicting the vicious abuse of a puppy has been indicted by a Bowie County grand jury. LeGus Holloway is accused of striking the young dog in the face with its leash Nov. 17 after removing it from a white Mercedes sedan in

TXKTODAY.COM - 2018-01-19 14:06:45

Public official faces charge of property theft

Fonda Hawthorne, a former Arkansas state representative, has been arrested on a theft of property charge for allegedly making several thousand dollars in unauthorized purchases on the Little River Chamber of Commerce debit card. Hawthorne is the executive director of the Little River Chamber of Comm

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2018-01-19 04:39:22

Man faces murder charge in stabbing

Cameron Scott Halliburton A Texarkana man accused of fatally stabbing a driver found dead behind the wheel of his car in November has been formally charged with murder by prosecutors in Miller County. Cameron "Fishman" Scott Halliburton, 28, allegedly killed 27-year-old Jarrod Klein as Klein was beh

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2018-01-18 15:59:25

Man jumps on moving car; woman body slammed over Facebook video

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A Monroe man is facing charges after violating a protective order held by his wife. According to an arrest report for Alvin Collins, 35, the victim said Collins jumped onto the engine hood of their vehicle while she was traveling in the 600 block of Moore Avenue.

NEWS-STAR - 2018-01-19 15:26:23

Deadly H1N1 flu hitting Louisiana, doctors urging people to take precaution

MONROE, La. (KNOE) - The flu epidemic has reached nearly every state in the country and Louisiana is amongst one of the ones being hit the hardest. Some Louisiana hospitals have reportedly turned people away because they are filled up with flu patients. Clinics in Ouachita Parish have also been fil

KNOE TV8 - 2018-01-20 02:48:00

Teen ransacked mother's home, breaking TVs and furniture

A Richwood teenager is facing charges after he reportedly ransacked his mother's home and said "the s*** was fun" when police officers arrived. Officers with the Richwood Police Department arrived at the home on a disturbance call and spoke to the victim, who said she came home around 9 a.m. and fo

NEWS-STAR - 2018-01-18 20:19:03

OPSO searching for missing West Monroe man

Courtesy: Christie Freeman WEST MONROE, La. - (1/18/2018) The Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office confirms they have a missing person case active right now for Christopher "Chad" Stewart. Chad's twin sister Christie Freeman reached out to NBC 10 to spread the word. Below is a flyer they are asking peop

MYARKLAMISS.COM - 2018-01-18 17:25:04

Man rammed girlfriend's car into ditch, then 'saved' her

A Monroe man is facing a domestic violence charge of aggravated battery after he reportedly rammed his girlfriend's car into a ditch. According to Monroe Police, a woman flagged down a police officer at the Wood Street station. She reportedly told the officer that Lucas Daniels, 34, hit her in the

NEWS-STAR - 2018-01-18 18:44:32

Walk-On's to break ground in West Monroe

WEST MONROE, La. - West Monroe will soon have a new family-friendly restaurant featuring a taste of Louisiana served up in a game-day atmosphere. Baton Rouge-based Walk-On's Bistreaux & Bar is hosting a special groundbreaking ceremony for its first West Monroe restaurant on Tuesday, Jan. 23. Represe

MYARKLAMISS.COM - 2018-01-18 17:22:55

Former school head pleads guilty to felony sex abuse

David DeRousse WEST MONROE, La. (The News-Star) - According to our partners at The News-Star, David H. "Dave" DeRousse, 70, of West Monroe pleaded guilty to seven counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse in St. Clair County, Illinois. DeRousse was sentenced Wednesday to four years of special condi

MYARKLAMISS.COM - 2018-01-19 15:58:29

Monroe postal carrier pleads guilty to stealing prescriptions from veterans

MONROE, La. - (1/18/2018) United States Attorney Alexander C. Van Hook announced today that an Oak Ridge man who worked as a postal carrier assistant in Monroe has plead guilty to taking mail containing prescription drugs destined for veterans. According to the guilty plea, law enforcement learned f

MYARKLAMISS.COM - 2018-01-18 23:38:16

Police accused of torture, slicing man's shoes while he wore them

CHICAGO (WBBM/CNN) - A man who spent 21 years in prison for a double murder is set to walk free Friday, after it was ruled there was credible evidence he was tortured during his interrogation. Jamie Hauad is about to be a free man. He was 17 years old when he was convicted of the May 1997 double mur

WAFF - 2018-01-19 14:26:39

Authorities: Tip leads to discovery of cocaine, Xanax bars

TUSCUMBIA - A tip on the possibility of someone bringing drugs through Colbert County has resulted in the arrest of a Russellville man. Authorities said William Jamar Mitchell, 30, Ridgecrest Plaza Apartments, Russellville, is charged with unlawful possession with intent to distribute cocaine, unlaw

TIMES DAILY - 2018-01-19 16:13:00

Lauderdale man indicted for using checks, debit card

FLORENCE - A Lauderdale County man remains in jail after he was arrested on a grand jury indictment for taking a checkbook and debit card from a family member. Reports indicate Brandon Michael Moore, 32, 8935 Lauderdale 15, Florence, is charged with fraudulent use of a credit card, second-degree the

TIMES DAILY - 2018-01-19 15:55:00

Sheffield man caught after brief escape

SHEFFIELD - A man in jail on outstanding warrant, now faces a felony charge after he ran out of the facility in his bare feet Thursday afternoon, authorities said. Sheffield Police Chief Greg Ray said Jordan Terry Gardner, 22, Southwest 17th Street, Sheffield, is charged with second-degree escape af

TIMES DAILY - 2018-01-19 19:45:00