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Ex-Arkansas high school coach admits to secretly recording teenage girls in bathroom

Subscriber onlyA former Booneville teacher and coach was sentenced Friday to four years in prison on a charge that he hid his cellphone in a girls bathroom at Booneville High School and secretly recorded teenage girls changing clothes. Continue reading...

Police say robbery led to 2 killings

Subscriber onlyTwo people were shot multiple times and died during a robbery last month because one of the suspects needed money to pay a ticket, police said Friday. Continue reading...

Ex-Booneville high school teacher and coach pleads guilty in voyeurism case

Subscriber onlyBOONEVILLE -- A former Booneville High School teacher and coach who police said secretly video-recorded girls in a school bathroom pleaded guilty Friday to a charge of video voyeurism. Continue reading...

Police: Woman charged in death said she hated baby, blew smoke in infant's face, relative says

Mother pleads innocent in Sebastian County; bail set $250,000

Subscriber onlyA woman charged in the Dec. 11 death of her 10-month-old son told a relative that she hated her baby, flung him around and blew cigarette smoke in his face, according to police records. Continue reading...

Police: Killings of 2 found dead in Arkansas ordered by woman pretending to be member of carnival mafia

Subscriber onlyOne of four people charged in Crawford County with dumping the bodies of a slain elderly Kansas couple pretended to be a member of a carnival mafia who ordered the killings and guided the disposal of the bodies, according to police. Continue reading...

Glidewell wins race to serve out Files' Arkansas Senate term

Subscriber onlyFormer state Rep. Frank Glidewell was elected Tuesday to serve as state senator in District 8 for the remaining 19 weeks of the term left unserved when Jake Files pleaded guilty to federal criminal charges and resigned from office. Continue reading...

Fort Smith elects first black mayor; board race down to 2

Subscriber only District 78 state Rep. George McGill handily won election over two opponents in Tuesday's municipal primary to become the city's first black mayor. Continue reading...

Fort Smith mom arrested in son's death

Subscriber onlyPolice arrested a Fort Smith woman Monday on warrants charging her with second-degree murder and first-degree endangering the welfare of a minor in the December death of her 10-month-old son. Continue reading...

McGill wins Fort Smith mayor post

Subscriber onlyDistrict 78 state Rep. George McGill handily won election over two opponents in Tuesday's municipal primary to become the city's first black mayor. Continue reading...

Election to fill two positions in Fort Smith

Mayor, director on ballot; voters to pick state senator

Subscriber onlyVoters will cast ballots today for a new mayor and an at-large member of the Board of Directors as well as decide who will finish the final weeks of a former state senator's term. Continue reading...

Fort Smith mom arrested in son's death

Subscriber onlyPolice arrested a woman Monday on warrants charging her with second-degree murder and first-degree endangering the welfare of a minor in the December death of her 10-month-old son. Continue reading...

Authorities: Sheriff in Arkansas shoots at driver; deputy hurt

Subscriber onlyThe Fulton County sheriff shot at a vehicle Friday morning, and the fleeing driver struck and injured a deputy, according to the Arkansas State Police. Continue reading...

Ex-school official ordered to repay $179,391

Subscriber onlyThe former treasurer for the Westside School District in Johnson County was ordered Thursday to pay nearly $180,000 that she admitted stealing from the district over four years, Circuit Court records said. Continue reading...

Randolph County alcohol vote set

Petitions certified, so residents to decide issue on fall ballot

Subscriber onlyRandolph County residents in November will get their first chance in more than 70 years to vote on whether to legalize the sale of alcohol in the county. Continue reading...

48-year prison term kicks in after homeless man's guilty plea, robbery charge in state

Subscriber onlyA homeless man, who pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday to bank robbery, is being charged in state court with aggravated robbery. Continue reading...

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