Back to Doug's profile

Stories by Doug Thompson

RSS

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...

Gentry project a model for state, governor says

Subscriber onlyEmployers across the state hope the School District's new Career and Technical Education Center becomes a model, Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Tuesday at the center's opening. Continue reading...

Judge's ruling goes against Cave Springs

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Benton County Judge Barry Moehring denied Cave Springs' request Monday to collect nearly $400,000 in property tax revenue. Continue reading...

Doug Thompson: Stop making things worse

Anger at insurers is hurting the insured

Subscriber onlyReviling Jeb Bush, Hillary Clinton or James Comey is one thing. Disrupting health insurance markets that serve people who lead regular lives is another. Continue reading...

Rogers Republican plans to seek re-election in state Senate

Subscriber onlyState Sen. Cecile Bledsoe, R-Rogers, is seeking another term for the District 3 seat, she announced last week. Continue reading...

City official to pay $50 in ethics case

Subscriber onlyCave Springs Recorder-Treasurer Kimberly Hutcheson will pay a $50 settlement to the state Ethics Commission for accepting a $500 legal expense fund donation that she never used, according to commission documents. Continue reading...

Doug Thompson: GOP dodges bullet by falling flat

GOP dodges bullet by falling flat

Subscriber onlyPeople often embarrass themselves further in attempts to avoid embarrassment. Sometimes, they injure themselves while doing that, too. But sometimes, you dodge a bullet when you fall flat on your face. Continue reading...

« Previous