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Arkansas deputy won't face charges in death of police dog left in hot car

Subscriber onlyNo charges will be filed against a Madison County deputy who left a police dog in his car on a hot day, causing the animal's death. Continue reading...

Crash ends pursuit of stolen patrol car

Subscriber onlyA prisoner escaped from a Van Buren courtroom stole a deputy's patrol car and crashed on Interstate 40 near Alma on Friday after police rammed the vehicle, said Crawford County Sheriff Ron Brown. Continue reading...

Carrier's end hits airports in state

Three hubs left without service

Subscriber onlyThree Arkansas cities lost commercial air service on Tuesday when SeaPort Airlines suddenly ceased operations. Continue reading...

Mayor to veto PB ordinance on residency

Alderman vows ’17 revote with reshaped City Council

Subscriber onlyPine Bluff Mayor Debe Hollingsworth said she will veto an ordinance passed by the City Council on Monday requiring all city department heads to live in Pine Bluff. Continue reading...

Arkansas man says innocent to ramming officer

Subscriber onlyA Dardanelle man who crashed a sport utility vehicle into a Berryville police car pleaded innocent on Monday to charges that include attempted capital murder. Continue reading...

Arrestee in Berryville cruiser ramming charged

Subscriber onlyA Dardanelle man accused of ramming his SUV into a Berryville police car, pinning the police officer's leg between the door and the car frame, was charged with attempted capital murder Thursday, according to an affidavit filed in Carroll County Circuit Court. Continue reading...

Park Service razes cemetery fence

Barrier around graveyard built on U.S. land, official says

Subscriber onlyThe National Park Service has removed a fence built ostensibly to keep elk out of Shaddox Cemetery. Continue reading...

Miss America sets art degree as post-reign aim

Subscriber onlyAfter a busy year as Miss America, Savvy Shields said she plans to return to Fayetteville to finish her fine arts degree at the University of Arkansas. Continue reading...

Stick up for Arkansas, Miss America urged

Arkansan who won title in ’64 says Shields can expect fabulous, grueling year

Subscriber onlyDonna Axum Whitworth, who was Arkansas' first Miss America in 1964, has some advice for Savvy Shields: be an ambassador for the state. Continue reading...

Marion County deputies' routes to north few, far

Bull Shoals Lake cuts off areas from county’s south

Subscriber onlyIt takes Marion County deputies more than an hour to get to some of the northernmost reaches of the county. Continue reading...

Arkansas trooper draws blank on I-40 head-on crash; awoke in wreckage, bones broken

Subscriber onlyThere was a flash of light, then Arkansas State Police Trooper Roy Moomey woke up in his mangled patrol car, with emergency personnel working hard to keep him alive. Continue reading...

Felon in Arkansas charged after reporting his guns stolen

Subscriber onlyA felon in Van Buren was arrested Tuesday after police said he called to report that five of his guns had been stolen. Continue reading...

Innocent, ex-Arkansas deputy pleads in drug case

Subscriber onlyA former Carroll County deputy pleaded innocent Monday to charges of aggravated assault, possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia. Continue reading...

PHOTOS: New Arkansas veterinary hospital caters to big animals, including 450-pound tiger

Refuge opens hospital for big animals

Subscriber onlyA 450-pound tiger named Izzy was the first patient at the new veterinary hospital at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge. Continue reading...

Ambulance tax hot-button issue

East Carroll County to vote in fall on 2.5-mill property levy

Subscriber onlyThe debate over a proposed ambulance tax for eastern Carroll County became so heated that it spilled over from the Quorum Court meeting room to a Berryville gas station, where Justice of the Peace John Reeve, 86, was cited for misdemeanor assault after he shoved Jim Lowery, 66, who is running for his seat. Continue reading...

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