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Springdale's Williams killed overnight in car crash

Springdale High School football star Kyler Williams died overnight in a car crash, according to a Springdale Public Schools official. Continue reading...

Guilt admitted in $2.1 million fraud

Ex-House candidate’s swindle involved 2 contruction jobs

Subscriber onlyFORT SMITH -- A man who once ran for the Arkansas Legislature has pleaded guilty in federal court to bank and wire fraud in two schemes that netted him $2.1 million, according to the U.S. attorney's office. Continue reading...

Springdale parks receive improvement

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- City parks saw much improvements over the summer, and work is nearly completed on the fountain at Murphy Park. Continue reading...

Kansas man killed in motorcycle wreck

Subscriber onlyA Kansas man died early Saturday after crashing his motorcycle near Wheeler, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office. Continue reading...

Records

Subscriber onlyTimothy Ryan McCauley, 39, of 311 S.W. F St. in Bentonville was arrested Friday in connection with possession of drug paraphernalia. McCauley was being held Saturday at the Benton County Jail with no bond set. Continue reading...

Rally winds down with singing contest in Fayetteville

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A different noise emanated from the final day of Bikes, Blues & BBQ. Continue reading...

Public Meetings

Subscriber onlyMonday 5 p.m. Benton County Budget Committee -- Quorum Courtroom, County Administration Building, 215 E. Central Ave., Bentonville Continue reading...

Divorces

Subscriber onlyBENTON COUNTY The following divorces were recorded in the circuit clerk's office Sept. 14-22. Continue reading...

Mathews companies deny firing man over HIV status, other violations

Subscriber onlyThe managers of a Bentonville McDonald's franchise accused of firing a man because he has HIV denied the claim and said the man wasn't protected by federal disability law, according to federal court filings this month. Continue reading...

Bonus helps entice minorities to Rogers teaching jobs

Subscriber onlyROGERS -- The School District this summer paid its first bonus to an employee through a grant intended to help attract and retain Hispanic educators. Continue reading...

Salamander misses ‘endangered’ mark

Subscriber onlyThe Fourche Mountain salamander does not need the protection of the Endangered Species Act, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced. Continue reading...

Manure-leak tests to begin at hog farm

Subscriber onlyDrilling to test for hog manure leakage is set to begin at C&H Hog Farms near Mount Judea in Newton County, according to an Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality news release. Continue reading...

Legislator questions process for appraisals

Committee review planned for Oct. 5

Subscriber onlyGRAVETTE — The taxable value of real estate in Benton County increased 16.7 percent after a countywide update by appraisers earlier this year. The increase raised both the tax bill and the ire of state Rep. Kim Hendren, R-Gravette. Continue reading...

Gigged again: Aggies rout Hogs after halftime

ARLINGTON, Texas — No. 10 Texas A&M scored on four consecutive second half possessions Saturday and beat the No. 17 Razorbacks 45-24 at AT&T Stadium. Continue reading...

Mike Bender, former UA coach portrayed in Burlsworth movie, dies

Former Arkansas player and assistant coach Mike Bender died in his sleep Friday. He was 73. Continue reading...

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