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Trees grown in Bentonville

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Young trees lining main transportation corridors are evidence of the city's effort to grow its urban tree canopy. Continue reading...

Rogers teen arrested as suspect in armed robbery

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- A 17-year-old Rogers teen was arrested and charged Thursday in connection with an armed robbery. Continue reading...

Records

Subscriber onlyHeather Bragg, 36, of 3639 Parsons Road in Springdale was arrested Thursday in connection with possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. Bragg was being held Friday at the Washington County Detention Center on a partial bond of $177,500. Continue reading...

Public meetings

Subscriber onlyMonday 1 p.m. Washington Water Authority -- 12567 W. U.S. 62, Farmington Continue reading...

Springdale academy aims to foster manufacturers of tomorrow

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- Students representing four "companies" sat around wooden tables Friday anxiously watching their Lego robots. It was the moment of truth: Would their robot solve the Rubik's Cube? Continue reading...

Bentonville board in initial talks on building next schools

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Student growth continues to demand the School Board's attention, even as the School District prepares to open its second high school next month and its 11th elementary and fifth middle school next school year. Continue reading...

Mount Sequoyah center splits from Methodist Church, plans more programs

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- The century-old Mount Sequoyah Retreat and Conference Center overlooking the city's heart is no longer a part of the United Methodist Church, which brings a loss of money but could also spark community and summer programs, its leaders said Friday. Continue reading...

Springdale man arraigned on baby battery charge

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A Springdale father pleaded not guilty to battery in Washington County Circuit Court on Friday in connection with his 1-month-old baby suffering a skull fracture. Continue reading...

State prosecutors add charges against Crawford

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A woman who police said threatened someone online following a verbal altercation at a Prairie Grove restaurant was arraigned on three more misdemeanor charges in Washington County Circuit Court on Friday. Continue reading...

West Fork interim mayor appointment postponed

Subscriber onlyWEST FORK -- The appointment of an interim mayor has been postponed to give City Council members more time to decide who's right for the job. Continue reading...

Appeals court rejects lawsuit against Wal-Mart directors

NEW YORK — A federal appeals court has rejected a shareholder lawsuit filed against key directors at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. that claimed they allowed and concealed alleged bribery in the company's Mexico division. Continue reading...

Mount Sequoyah center has new owner after 94 years

The Mount Sequoyah Retreat and Conference Center in Fayetteville has a new owner after 94 years. Continue reading...

Public meetings

Subscriber onlyMonday 1 p.m. Washington Water Authority -- 12567 W. U.S. 62, Farmington Continue reading...

Washington County Quorum Court mulls split position fix

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Justices of the peace tabled a proposal Thursday to separate a position paid for solely by one department but solely benefiting another. Continue reading...

Body ID'd; police treat it as homicide

Subscriber onlyThe Arkansas State Police has identified Ricky L. Partin as the body of a man found in June in southeast Johnson County near the Pope County line. Continue reading...

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