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2 wanted in connection with Texas homicide arrested in Arkansas

Two men wanted in connection with a recent homicide in Texas “were acting strange” before an Arkansas police officer flagged their car as stolen and arrested them, authorities said Thursday.

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Eviction notice stuns residents of biggest mobile home park in Conway

CONWAY, Ark. — Hundreds of Conway residents are worried about where they are going to live, because the owner of their mobile home park said he is shutting the whole thing down.

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Arkansas Raises Minimum Marriage Age

You won’t be hearing wedding bells chiming for anyone under the age of 17 in Arkansas anymore. Governor Asa Hutchinson signed a bill into law increasing the state’s minimum age to 17 for everyone.

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Arkansas murder conviction overturned

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — The conviction of a man for raping and killing his 6-year-old son was reversed by the Arkansas State Supreme Court in an opinion released Thursday morning.

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TX men wanted in murder case arrested in AR

CLINTON, Ark. - Two Texas men who were wanted in a murder investigation have been arrested in Arkansas. The Clinton Police Department (CPD) says they were picked up Wednesday night at a Murphy Oil gas station on Hwy. 65.

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Heavy rain triggers flash flooding in Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Rainfall across Arkansas on Thursday triggered flash flooding in some locations. The central part of the state was hard-hit and it became evident as people began to get on the roads Thursday morning.

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Multiple Arkansas school districts closed due to serve flooding

AVILLA CHRISTIAN ACADEMY -- CLOSED DUE TO FLOODING. BRYANT SCHOOL DISTRICT -- CLOSED TODAY TO FLOODING - AMI DAY. PULASKI COUNTY SPECIAL SCHOOL DISTIRCT -- CLOSED TODAY TO FLOODING - AMI DAY.

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Oregon Firm to Acquire American Railcar Industries

Publicly traded Greenbrier Companies Inc. of Lake Oswego, Oregon, announced Thursday that it will acquire the manufacturing business of American Railcar Industries of St. Charles, Missouri, for $430 million from ITE Management LP.

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1 killed, 2 injured in Arkansas highway wreck, police say

A woman was killed and two others injured after a driver crossed into the path of another vehicle along an Arkansas highway, authorities said. The Arkansas State Police said Alyssa Anderson, 25, of Rison was at the intersection of Arkansas 530 and 114 just before noon Wednesday when she failed to yi

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Wanted suspect caught in Arkansas

DeSoto County officials stated Thursday morning a man taken into custody in Osceola, Arkansas is a person the Sheriff’s Department has been seeking on sexual battery charges.

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Arkansas immigrants hold statewide prayer chain in response to new anti-sanctuary cities law

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - On Holy Thursday, Arkansas immigrants and advocates banded together for a statewide prayer chain in response to the governor signing an anti-sanctuary cities bill into law Wednesday.

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Arkansas Supreme Court: Bella Vista man to get new murder trial in son's death

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (KNWA) - A Bella Vista man, who was sentenced to death for killing his six-year-old son, will get a new trial, after a ruling made by the Arkansas Supreme Court on Thursday, April 18.

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Deputies: Convicted sex offender arrested after being caught using different name on social media

FAULKNER COUNTY, Ark.- A convicted sex offender faces new charges after deputies say he was caught using a different name on social media. George Shirley, 48, faces Failure to Register as a Sex Offender.

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Two Arkansans arrested for Medicaid fraud

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced the arrest of two Arkansans for Medicaid fraud. Jeffrey Grant Walker, 53, of Cabot, is accused of making false claims for payments of services provided to Medicaid recipients that were not rendered from April 2016 through Decemb

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City citations shed light on Brookside closure

Brookside Village Mobile Home Park in Conway is at the center of a brewing controversy, which likely will end in the displacement of more than 300 people by the end of June. The city told the Log Cabin Democrat on Wednesday, the situation could be the result of a significant number of code enforceme

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Tonight's weather timeline: When, where storms will hit central Arkansas

ARKANSAS, USA — Tonight's thunderstorms will begin to push into the state (south and west) as early as 9 p.m. bringing mainly very heavy rain, some damaging wind and some hail. Currently, the tornado threat is low. Storms will then spread and affect most of southern Arkansas overnight.

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Third Tunica County casino closes since 2014, company cites Arkansas competition

TUNICA COUNTY, Miss. (localmemphis.com) -- Another casino company in Tunica County is folding, causing job losses in what was a booming industry in the 1990s. This is the third one to close since 2014 in that area, taking along with it 200 jobs. It’s the latest concern for the county that’s already

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10 Big-Ticket Events Coming Up Near Little Rock

LITTLE ROCK, AR — New and exciting events are coming to the Little Rock area all the time. Whether you're looking to attend a concert or sporting event, theater performance or magic show, Patch's partnership with TicketNetwork has you covered. Here's your weekly roundup of the top big-ticket events

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NLRPD: hit-and-run accident injures 3-year-old child

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- A three-year-old child is injured after being hit by a vehicle, according to police. The extent of the child's injuries have not been released. It happened in the 300 block of Prothro Street, police say the vehicle left the scene.

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North Little Rock police investigating after child hit by vehicle

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- A three-year-old child is injured after being hit by a vehicle, according to police. The extent of the child's injuries have not been released. It happened in the 300 block of Prothro Street, police say the vehicle left the scene.

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