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Walmart donates $22M toward NWA groups supporting arts, recreation, health

Subscriber onlyWalmart Inc. announced a plan Tuesday morning to give more than $22 million in grants to improve Northwest Arkansas organizations that advocate and promote the arts, recreation and health. Continue reading...

Fayetteville board fires school superintendent

Subscriber onlyThe School Board unanimously voted to terminate Superintendent Matthew Wendt's contract Monday after an employee sexual harassment claim more than three months ago. Continue reading...

Springdale council considers new shelter locations but puts off choice

Subscriber onlyThe search for a place to put the city's new animal shelter continues after City Council members declined to pick a favored location Tuesday. Continue reading...

Fayetteville tourism commissioners consider art school's time at historic home

Subscriber onlyHaving a gallery and workspace at a historic building next to the downtown square helped art students and faculty establish a connection with the community, tourism commissioners heard Monday. Continue reading...

Bentonville board suggests creek restoration

Subscriber onlyThe dam should be removed and Little Sugar Creek restored without a side channel lake, the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board voted Monday. Continue reading...

Wilson pleads not guilty in Pea Ridge grandmother's death

Subscriber onlyAndrea Wilson pleaded not guilty Monday to capital murder and tampering with evidence in connection with the death of her grandmother. Continue reading...

Walgreens robbed, Bella Vista police investigating

Subscriber onlyPolice responded to a report at 10:08 a.m. Monday of a robbery at Walgreens on the intersection of Bella Vista Way and Benton County 40. Continue reading...

Pershing not charged in sex abuse case

Subscriber onlyDouglas Pershing left court a free man Monday after prosecutors announced he wouldn't be charged in connection with allegations of sexual assault involving two children. Continue reading...

Springdale man arrested in fatality

Subscriber onlyNathaniel Clark was arrested Sunday in connection with negligent homicide and driving while intoxicated. Continue reading...

Springdale couple pleads not guilty in murder for hire plot involving judge

Subscriber only A couple facing charges of solicitation to commit capital murder entered not guilty pleas Monday in Benton County Circuit Court. Continue reading...

Rogers woman arraigned on manslaughter charge

Subscriber onlyA Rogers woman pleaded not guilty Monday to manslaughter and other charges related to a Springdale home invasion that ended with a man being fatally shot. Continue reading...

Interstate 49 work starts Wednesday

Subscriber onlyConstruction work on Interstate 49 in Bentonville and Rogers requires nighttime lane closings beginning Wednesday. Continue reading...

Five die in Sunday wrecks, including three cyclists

Subscriber onlySix people were killed on Arkansas roads Sunday, including three motorcyclists, according to Arkansas State Police reports. Continue reading...

Man stabbed near camp on UA land

Subscriber onlyA homeless man was rushed Saturday to Washington Regional Medical Center after University of Arkansas police responded to a report of a stabbing on undeveloped land owned by the university. Continue reading...

Man gets 12 years for corpse abuse

Put woman’s body in suitcase, left it near levee, court told

Subscriber onlyA Jacksonville man pleaded guilty Monday to putting a woman's dead body into a suitcase that he left near a central Arkansas lake in August. Continue reading...

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