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Pride parade provides hope

Many vow to continue marching for a political change

Subscriber onlyAn estimated 8,000 people danced, drove down and lined Dickson Street for the 11th annual NWA Pride Parade on Saturday. Continue reading...

Benton County Search And Rescue seeks more volunteers

Subscriber onlyA young James Mason sat studying with friends one weekend afternoon in 1971 at the College of the Ozarks when emergency alarms went off. Firefighters quickly came to the aid of a student who had fallen from a lookout point nearby. Continue reading...

Former Northwest Arkansas Univision host arrested in Texas

Subscriber onlyFormer Univision Arkansas host Victor Hugo Alvarez-Real, 35, of 1012 N. Kansas St. in Springdale has been arrested in Texas in connection with the rape of a child, according to court and online records. Continue reading...

Benton County Sheriff's Office opens Prairie Creek substation

Subscriber onlyThe Benton County Sheriff's Office opened a fourth substation Thursday, which will give deputies a closer base and a heightened community presence, officials said. Continue reading...

Diverse crowd celebrates Juneteenth in NWA

Subscriber onlyA large, diverse crowd gathered for the 19th annual Northwest Arkansas Juneteenth celebration Saturday at The Gardens at The University of Arkansas on Razorback Road, enjoying freshly grilled burgers, family games and inflatables and the sounds of live R&B and Jazz. Continue reading...

Family speaks about missing man found dead in Beaver Lake

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Edward Holmes, a 50-year-old Bella Vista man reported missing Thursday, was found dead just before 8 a.m. Saturday near a private boat dock about 6 to 8 feet from the shoreline near Arkansas 12 East, according to the Benton County Sheriff's Office. Continue reading...

Fire damages Fay Jones house, former Clinton residence

Clinton lived there in the ’70s

Subscriber onlyFire extensively damaged a historic Fay Jones house where Bill Clinton lived in the 1970s. Continue reading...

Fayetteville opens fire training center

Subscriber onlyFamily, friends and community members walked up six flights of stairs, gazed up shafts and watched firefighters rappel down the side of the Fayetteville Fire Department's new training center Thursday afternoon. Continue reading...

Woman, child trapped under street sweeper in Monte Ne home

Subscriber only An adult and infant were hospitalized Tuesday after a street sweeper crashed into their home about 6:50 a.m., officials said. Continue reading...

Northwest Arkansas car break-ins spark talk of neighborhood watch

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- About 40 members of the Riverwalk Farm Estates neighborhood gathered in a large garage recently. Ranging from young professionals to retirees, they shook hands and chatted in view of the manicured lawns and wide street. Continue reading...

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A Fay Jones designed home was destroyed by fire early Thursday in ...

NWA Democrat-Gazette/Ashton Eley A Fay Jones designed home was destroyed by fire early Thursday in Fayetteville.

Published: June 9, 2017

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