Monday Sep 8
Arkansas police chief says military gear is useful
The recent outbreak of civil unrest between law enforcement agencies and citizens in Ferguson, Missouri, has many observers questioning police usage of military grade equipment. According to the Blytheville Police Chief, however, some may be misunderstanding the application of such equipment.
Osceola steel mill schedules groundbreaking
OSCEOLA, Ark. - Gov. Mike Beebe is expected to attend an invitation-only groundbreaking for an Osceola steel mill that's been sued by a competing company.
Brickell to visit state, sign books
TURNER: Former Camden resident Beth Brickell, now a filmmaker, author and former actress living in Los Angeles, will hold five talks and book-signings in Arkansas for her new book, The Disappearance of Maud Crawford.
Blytheville man found dead from gunshot wound
BLYTHEVILLE, AR - Blytheville Police are investigating the death of a man who was found with gunshot wounds under his motorcycle, according to a news release issued on Friday.
Police working accident on Highway 18
BLYTHEVILLE, AR - Authorities in Mississippi County are working a traffic accident on Highway 18 east of Blytheville, according to police.