Saturday Mar 8
Body found in river identified as Texas woman
Authorities have identified a body found in the Sulphur River in southwestern Arkansas as that of a Texas woman who was last seen in December.
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Saturday Mar 8
Judge orders sale of convicted evangelist's church
File: Tony Alamo TEXARKANA, Ark. - A federal judge has again ordered the sale of a convicted evangelist's church in Fort Smith.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Baxter Bulletin
Man arrested for allegedly scamming elderly women
James Joseph Fisher, 34, of Texarkana has been incarcerated in Baxter County Detention Center following his arrest Wednesday evening in Miller County on two outstanding felony bench warrants held by Baxter County Sheriff's Office, according to Sheriff John Montgomery.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Woman's body found in Sulphur River in SW Arkansas
The Miller County Sheriff's Office says fishermen found the body Wednesday afternoon in the river about 9 miles south of Fouke.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Boggy Creek Monster
It was 1971, in Fouke, Arkansas. Fouke is a small hamlet of under a thousand people, in the Boggy Creek area of southwestern Arkansas, tucked in just between Texas and Louisiana.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Medic crew reflects on icy Red River rescue
The ingenuity and fate of a LifeNet ambulance crew helped save the life of the man who jumped into the Red River early Feb. 8 to get out of the way of a nightmare accident.
Second capital murder arrest made in Locust Street shooting
A second capital murder arrest in last week's Locust Street shooting has been made, a Texarkana, Ark., Police Department official said.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Miami Herald
More than $500M awarded to Alamo abuse victims
A circuit judge in Arkansas has awarded more than half a billion dollars in damages to seven women who were physically and sexually abused by Tony Alamo when they belonged to the evangelist's ministry.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Audit finds missteps made on all sides
Staff photo by Jerry Habraken Texarkana, Ark., City Manager Harold Boldt explains his perceptions of the Investigative Report of the Legislative Joint Auditing Committee released Wednesday.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
1 found dead after shooting in Texarkana home
Police in Texarkana, Ark., say one person has been found dead following a shooting at a home on the city's north side.
Person dead in 2800 block of Locust Street after reports of shots fired
One person is dead in a home in the 2800 block of Locust Street after an apparent shooting, an official said.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Dale Mann Hired As Waldron Football Coach
Mann, who spent the past three seasons as an assistant at Texas High in Texarkana, said it was time for him to make the jump back to Arkansas.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
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A Bi-State Justice Building corrections office has been arresed for allegedly introducing contraband in the jail, an official said.
Former clerk's lawyer: 'They will rue this day'
Staff photo by Curt Youngblood The Texarkana, Ark., Board of Directors approved City Manager Harold Boldt's firing of former City Clerk Patti Gray during Tuesday night's meeting.
Couches may be to blame in fire that destroyed Arkansas-side home
Staff photo by Jerry Habraken Members of the Texarkana, Ark., Fire Department fight a fire Tuesday night at 1009 East St. The cause of the fire was undetermined.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
CVS Pharmacy signs placed at former Days Inn site
Signs at the shuttered Days Inn motel were replaced with "CVS Pharmacy Coming Soon" signboards at the northeast corner of College Avenue and Township Street.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Search for missing woman in southwest Arkansas called off
The search for a missing Ashdown, Ark., woman who either jumped or was knocked into the Red River in southwestern Arkansas during a multivehicle accident earlier this month has been officially suspended, according to the director of the Miller County Office of Emergency Services.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Fri Feb 14, 2014
The Baxter Bulletin
Walk on the wild side?
During an interview Tuesday, Baxter County Judge Mickey Pendergrass said he believes Act 746, passed into law last year by the Arkansas Legislature, allows for the open carrying of firearms.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Recovery Mission Continues for Crashed AFC Plane
Crews have worked long into the night in Pike County to build a road to the scene of a crashed Arkansas Forestry Commission plane.