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Rape suspect flees after Arkansas teen hit him with baseball bat

Authorities in Arkansas say they are looking for a man accused of rape who fled after one of the victims hit him with a baseball bat when he came to her house earlier this month. Continue reading...

Rogers Aquatics Center prepares for Saturday opening

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Lawsuits seek removal of Arkansas Ten Commandments display

LITTLE ROCK — Opponents of a Ten Commandments display at the Arkansas state Capitol are suing to have the monument removed, arguing it's an unconstitutional endorsement of religion by government. Continue reading...

Bond set at $750,000 for murder suspect

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- A local judge ordered a Bentonville woman be held on $750,000 bond in connection with killing her grandmother. Continue reading...

Bever Dam road down to one lane

Subscriber onlyROGERS -- Arkansas 187 over Beaver Dam will be reduced to one lane of traffic through Tuesday because of ongoing maintenance work by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, according to Arkansas Department of Transportation officials. Continue reading...

Clowney defeats Kinion

Benton County lawmaker margins razor thin

Subscriber onlyFirst-time candidate Nicole Clowney won the Democratic nomination for Fayetteville's District 86 House race where she defeated experienced politician Mark Kinion. Continue reading...

Thurston in secretary of state lead

Subscriber onlyState Land Commissioner John Thurston led state Rep. Trevor Drown late Tuesday in the race to earn the Republican nomination for Arkansas secretary of state. Continue reading...

Benton County voters back Holloway for sheriff

Subscriber onlyBenton County voters kept Shawn Holloway as their sheriff in Tuesday's Republican primary election. Continue reading...

Womack, Westerman easily win GOP primaries

Subscriber onlyU.S. Rep. Steve Womack easily defeated his Republican primary opponent Tuesday. Continue reading...

Emerson wins Springdale School Board race

Subscriber onlyNick Emerson soon will be the newest member of the Springdale School Board after voters gave him the nod in Tuesday's election. Continue reading...

Springdale's School of Innovation to have two principals next year

Subscriber onlyThe Don Tyson School of Innovation will have two principals next school year, the School District announced Tuesday. Continue reading...

Surplus fire hoses passed on by Bentonville

Subscriber onlyThree volunteer fire departments will soon put to use surplus hose from the city's Fire Department. Continue reading...

Council OKs rezoning over Rogers protests

Subscriber onlyNeighbors near South Champions Drive lost a fight Tuesday night to keep nearby land safe from becoming apartments. Continue reading...

Leming elected to Quorum Court; Deakins beats Upton

Subscriber onlyWashington County will have a new District 13 justice of the peace after Willie E. Leming won the Republican primary election over incumbent Joel Maxwell, according to unofficial, preliminary results. Continue reading...

Springdale council oveturns rezoning denial

Subscriber only The City Council on Tuesday night overturned 6-2 a rezoning denial approved by the Planning Commission. The landowner, Billy R. Fields, requested the appeal, according to his attorney Jim Crouch. Continue reading...