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First Bentonville West class graduates

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- It's that time of year: graduation. At most schools, faculty and students follow long-held school traditions as they become part of a proudly held legacy. Continue reading...

Prairie Grove students searched after threat against school

Subscriber onlyMiddle school students were searched before class Thursday morning after a threat was made to the school, officials said. Continue reading...

Springdale man found dead Monday identified

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- Police have identified Stephen March, 55, as the man found dead Monday on Moulton Lane. Continue reading...

Springdale counselor arrested in connection with sexual assault

SPRINGDALE — A Springdale High School counselor was arrested Tuesday in connection with sexual assault. Continue reading...

NWACC graduates more than 800; six with new associate's program

Subscriber onlyAs hundreds of new Northwest Arkansas Community College graduates walked across Arend Arts Center stage, six in hard hats stood out at Saturday's commencement ceremony. Continue reading...

Education Foundation gives 59 Fayetteville innovative teacher grants

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- The Fayetteville Public Education Foundation distributed about $252,660 in teacher grants and student scholarships over the past year, celebrating those chosen at the annual Celebration of Excellence at the Arkansas Air Museum at Drake Field on April 30. Continue reading...

Fayetteville superintendent's paid leave passes 30-day mark

Sexual harassment inquiry ended last month, attorney says

Superintendent Matthew Wendt has been on paid administrative leave for more than a month while the school board works to resolve a sexual harassment complaint made against him in March. Continue reading...

UPDATE: Autopsy rules out foul play in trans woman's death

Police said they are investigating a suspicious death at The Gables apartments. Continue reading...

Fayetteville police investigate suspicious death

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Police said they are investigating a suspicious death at The Gables apartments. Continue reading...

PHOTOS: Arkansas film festival's panelists seek on-screen diversity

Subscriber only Increasing the number and diversity of roles for women and minority-group members on-screen is about more than the film industry, panelists said Saturday at the fourth annual Bentonville Film Festival. Continue reading...

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Cpl. Marcus Peace and Officer Seay Floyd work to sort through some of the mail that was scattered du...

Cpl. Marcus Peace and Officer Seay Floyd work to sort through some of the mail that was scattered during Tuesday night's mail thef...

Published: December 28, 2017

Larry Ben, associate superintendent for administrative services, speaks to the Fayetteville School B...

Larry Ben, associate superintendent for administrative services, speaks to the Fayetteville School Board on Thursday, Nov. 16, 201...

Published: November 17, 2017

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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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