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Sharp County slayings lead to 2 men charged; cases separate, occur a month apart

Subscriber onlyFirst-degree murder charges were filed Monday in Sharp County against two men in two separate cases. Continue reading...

Ex-archivist’s bond revoked by U.S. judge

Subscriber onlyA former Arkansas sports memorabilia dealer was taken into custody Monday after a federal court hearing in Chicago. Continue reading...

Arkansas sheriff suspects helicopter hit geese before crash killed 3 crew members

Subscriber onlyThe Arkansas County sheriff suspects that geese caused the crash of a Bell 407 GXP medical helicopter on Sunday night that killed all three crew members aboard. Continue reading...

Bond revoked for former Arkansas archivist accused of selling phony sports memorabilia

Subscriber onlyA former Arkansas sports memorabilia dealer was taken into custody Monday after a federal court hearing in Chicago. Continue reading...

Thanksgiving projected to be busiest since 2005 despite gas prices

Subscriber onlyGas prices are up this year, but Thanksgiving travel is expected to be, too. Continue reading...

Jonesboro panel OKs tax break for hotel

Subscriber onlyThe Jonesboro Advertising and Promotions Commission approved a proposal on Friday that would provide a maximum of $2.5 million in incentives to O'Reilly Hospitality Management of Springfield, Mo., to build a seven-story, 203-room Embassy Suites hotel and 40,000-square-foot convention center on property owned by Arkansas State University. Continue reading...

Convict on way to Arkansas jail escapes, later captured

Subscriber onlyA Madison County woman being transported to jail in Fayetteville escaped from the sheriff's car on Tuesday but was captured several hours later. Continue reading...

Turkey drop at Arkansas festival is 'twisted,' 'sick,' famous heavy-metal rocker says; FAA finds no violations

Subscriber onlyHeavy-metal rocker and animal-welfare activist Tommy Lee has called for an end to the chuckwagon races in Calgary, Alberta, and the running of the bulls in Pamplona, Spain. Continue reading...

Owner of round house sues over nearby shed

Filing: Historic value, view ruined

Subscriber onlyEUREKA SPRINGS -- The owner of a round house in this tourist town says her property has plummeted in value because an "unsightly" shed was built next door. Continue reading...

PHOTO: Owner of Arkansas round house sues over nearby shed, says historic value, view ruined

Subscriber onlyThe owner of a round house in this tourist town says her property has plummeted in value because an "unsightly" shed was built next door. Continue reading...

Arkansas man who escaped from police car nabbed in trash can, authorities say

Subscriber onlyPolice in northeast Arkansas have become wary of Jonathan Ware. They say he's a habitual offender and a flight risk who has been found hiding in a clothes dryer and a trash can. Continue reading...

Arkansan, 29, accused of beating man to death with hammer

Subscriber onlyA 29-year-old Atkins man was charged with first-degree murder Friday after he told police he beat a man to death with a hammer. Continue reading...

Atkins man held on murder charge

Subscriber onlyA 29-year-old Atkins man was charged with first-degree murder Friday after he told police he beat a man to death with a hammer. Continue reading...

CRUMBLING HISTORY: Tombstone of Arkansas' first congressman falls into disrepair

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- The tombstone of Arkansas' first congressman is crumbling into pieces. Continue reading...

Tyson gives $1.5M to fund extensive archive of footage from Little Rock TV station

Pryor Center to preserve TV footage

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A $1.5 million contribution to The David and Barbara Pryor Center for Arkansas Oral and Visual History in Fayetteville will help preserve 50 years of Arkansas history on film and video. Continue reading...

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