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Judge allows defendant's statement at Fayetteville rape trial, cameras barred

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A man charged with two counts of rape filed motions to suppress evidence and to bar the media from taking pictures or video in or around the courtroom during his trial next week in Washington County Circuit Court. Continue reading...

Kidnapping, battery charges dropped against two Northwest Arkansas men

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Charges were dropped against two men accused of kidnapping and beating a Springdale man accused of killing two people in Missouri. Continue reading...

Fayetteville Man Doesn't Show For Trial

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A Fayetteville man accused of selling drugs and trying to stab a police officer was a no-show for his trial Monday in Washington County Circuit Court. Continue reading...

Fayetteville man charged with killing father seeking mental defense

Subscriber onlyA man charged with capital murder in his father's death filed notice in Washington County Circuit Court he will pursue a defense of mental disease or defect. Continue reading...

Sizemore guilty of lesser charge in fatal Fayetteville crash

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A Washington County Circuit Court jury found a young man guilty of a lesser charge of negligent homicide Wednesday and sentenced him to a year in jail and a $2,500 fine in connection with a fatal 2013 crash. Continue reading...

Prosecution rests in vehicular manslaughter trial

The state has rested in Washington County Circuit Court in the prosecution of a Springdale man charged with vehicular manslaughter in the death of a passenger last year. Continue reading...

Man said driving 75 mph in fatality

Trooper testifies about 2013 wreck in manslaughter trial

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- The black box in a 2008 Chevrolet Tahoe recorded the vehicle going about 75 mph when it rolled, ejecting and killing a passenger, an Arkansas State Police trooper testified Tuesday in the manslaughter trial of a Springdale man. Continue reading...

Huffing, high speed contributors to fatal Fayetteville crash, police tell jurors

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- The black box in a 2008 Chevrolet Tahoe recorded the vehicle going about 75 mph when it rolled, ejecting and killing a passenger, an Arkansas state trooper testified Tuesday in the manslaughter trial of a Springdale man in Washington County Circuit Court. Continue reading...

Sprindale's Britt jail torture trial reset

FAYETTEVILLE -- The trial of a 20-year-old Springdale man accused of being involved in the jail rape and torture of a mentally challenged cellmate was reset Wednesday in Washington County Circuit Court. Continue reading...

Trial delayed for man accused of jail torture

The trial of a 20-year-old Springdale man accused of being involved in the jail rape and torture of a mentally challenged cellmate was reset Wednesday in Washington County Circuit Court. Continue reading...

Missouri murder suspect arraigned on Arkansas charges

FAYETTEVILLE -- A Springdale man accused of killing two people in Missouri and kidnapping his 2-year-old daughter was arraigned Friday on charges in Washington County, where he is in jail. Continue reading...

Dirt mine dropping Cave Springs lawsuit after ordinance change

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A red dirt mining company has asked to drop its federal lawsuit against Cave Springs after the city amended its ordinances, according to a court document filed Friday. Continue reading...

Overpass work to cause I-49 closures and delays at Lowell

Overpass demolition work will require lane closures, short delays and detours on Interstate 49 at Lowell beginning Tuesday night, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department officials. Continue reading...

Rib-joint founder, musician dies at 85

Subscriber onlyHerman Tuck, a rockabilly musician who owned Herman's restaurant in Fayetteville, an institution in the college town, died Monday at age 85. Continue reading...

Tuck remembered as Fayetteville icon, legend

FAYETTEVILLE -- Friends describe Herman Tuck as a rockabilly music pioneer, a successful restaurateur, a character, a local legend and a Northwest Arkansas icon. Continue reading...

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