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The Army Corps of Engineers has issued a small craft advisory for the Arkansas River in as recent heavy rains have caused flows to rise.
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More than 600 horses, cowboys and cowgirls are in the River Valley for the Old Fort Days Futurity and Derby.
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A new class of police officers is set to hit the streets in the River Valley. Ten officers graduated from the Fort Smith Police Department's basic police academy Friday morning .
Neighbors and property owners who live just across the street from the Whirlpool site filed the lawsuits Thursday seeking restitution for property damages.
In an interview with ITV , Ingrid Loyau-Kennett of Cornwall says that she was not scared for herself when she approached the two men responsible for the brutal killing of a British soldier in London.
The Sebastian County Prosecutor's office has charged Matthew Schutz, 26 with first degree murder after his 2-month-old son died of "shaken baby syndrome" In March, a physician with Mercy Hospital notified Fort Smith police that Schutz's 2-month-old son had injuries consistent with "shaken baby syndrome." The baby was taken air-lifted to Arkansas ... (more)
Editor's note: Maylon Rice is a former newspaper reporter, columnist and editor at several newspapers over the past 40 years.
This year's Wakarusa Music Festival is a milestone. It marks the 10th year of the event and the fifth year it's been held at Mulberry Mountain, after relocating from its original turf in Kansas.
An iconic building in downtown Fort Smith that has alternated between consideration for renovation and demolition will soon become the headquarters of Fort Smith-based Propak Logistics.
New owners of a Fort Smith go-kart track are working to renovate their facility in preparation for a special grand opening.
Fountain Square House recently hosted young local recording vocalist Jaime Salas! Jaime helped The House with translating "Bring on the Dance" project to Spanish! The translated version will be released for downloads in the fall of 2013.
Nearly 300 Darby Junior High girls got the chance to meet local female business leaders at the Zonta Club of Fort Smith's annual career fair Friday afternoon .
Verlin Sherril was arrested Thursday night after witnesses said he slashed the neck of his daughter's boyfriend, according to the Fort Smith Police Department.