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Rogers man faces gambling, money laundering charge

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Robert E. Rogers, 72, of Rogers is charged with one county of illegal gambling and one count of money laundering in connection with a gambling operation in his house, his arraignment in federal court revealed Friday. Continue reading...

Arkansas man focus of FBI investigation into illegal gambling operation

Subscriber onlyROGERS -- Investigators of a suspected gambling operation found photographs of slot machines on a real estate website when the owner put the house up for sale in November, according to court documents. Continue reading...

Rogers man set for court in gambling case

Photos on real estate website, garbage leave trail to operation, documents show

Subscriber onlyROGERS — Investigators of a suspected gambling operation found photographs of slot machines on a real estate website when the owner put the house up for sale in November, according to court documents. Continue reading...

Website, trash leave trail to Rogers gambling ring, documents show

Rogers man faces arraignment Friday, U.S. Attorney confirms

Subscriber onlyROGERS -- Investigators of a suspected gambling operation found photographs of slot machines on a real estate website when the owner put the house up for sale in November, according to court documents. Continue reading...

Washington County Sheriff says immigration law enforcement will continue

Subscriber only The Washington County Sheriff's Office will enforce the law and cooperate with other agencies in doing so, Sheriff Tim Helder told about 60 people who oppose participation in a federal immigration enforcement program. Continue reading...

Sheriff: Will continue to enforce immigration law

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- The Washington County Sheriff's Office will enforce the law and cooperate with other agencies in doing so, Sheriff Tim Helder told a crowd of at least 60 people Tuesday who oppose his participation in a federal immigration enforcement program. Continue reading...

Petty to run for third District 94 House term

Subscriber onlyROGERS — State Rep. Rebecca Petty, R-Rogers, announced Monday her bid for a third term for Rogers’ District 94 House seat. Continue reading...

Rogers' Petty runs for third House term

Subscriber onlyROGERS -- State Rep. Rebecca Petty, R-Rogers, announced Monday her bid for a third term for Rogers' District 94 House seat. Continue reading...

Doug Thompson: Lessons we learned, or should have

How about U.S. looking before it leaps this time?

Subscriber only"I have never seen such devastation. I have seen, I guess, as much blood and disaster as any living man, and it just curdled my stomach the last time I was there." Continue reading...

Skill center opens in Gentry

New education facility offers career training for students

Subscriber only- Employers across the state hope the Gentry School District's new Career and Technical Education Center will become a model, Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Tuesday at the center's opening ceremony. Continue reading...

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