3 hrs ago
Late news: Arrest in Forrest Abrams slaying; sentencing in West Memphis vote buying
His body was found near 11th and Woodrow. Channel 11 has details. * SENTENCING IN VOTE BUYING CASE: Another defendant has been sentenced in the vote buying case involving Democratic Rep.
7 hrs ago
Former West Memphis councilman, police officer sentenced for conspiracy to commit election fraud
Emergency crews have identified most of the 24 people who died, including 10 children, in the tornado Monday.
7 hrs ago
West Memphis gets $11M grant for port
West Memphis is to receive a $10.9 million grant to expand the city's port. The grant from the U.S. Transportation Department announced Wednesday will go toward rail improvements.
16 hrs ago
First Still Tied to the Devil's Knot
The first still from the true-crime tale Devil's Knot , which is based on the tragedy surrounding the now freed West Memphis Three, is here, and it offers your first look at Reese Witherspoon as Pam Hobbs, the mother of Steve Branch, one of the three children savagely murdered in Arkansas in 1993.
Fri May 17, 2013
Arkansas State Police Locate Missing Georgia Girl, Suspect
Arkansas State Troopers have secured a 2-year-old girl believed to have been kidnapped on Friday from Sandy Springs, Georgia.
The City Wire
Oaklawn, Southland top $1 billion in casino-style wagers
Casino-style electronic games of skill wagers at Oaklawn and Southland continued their year-over-year increases, but record months weren't in the numbers in April.
Sun May 12, 2013
Natalie Maines Recorded Free Life As Tribute To West Memphis Three
Dixie Chicks star Natalie Maines included a cover of Dan Wilson 's Free Life on her new solo album as a tribute to former incarcerated West Memphis Three member Damien Echols and his wife Lorri.
Thu May 09, 2013
The Memphis Flyer
Fly on the Wall
Geography 901 Memphis is soooo violent. I'm glad you asked. Memphis is so violent, it's beating up neighboring states and taking credit for their violent crimes.
Wed May 08, 2013
DC Attorney Gets Man Off Death Row
Damien Echols, one of the "West Memphis Three", was freed from Arkansas' death row in 2011, and part of the reason he got off was because of an attorney based in Washington, D.C. Stephen Braga joined Echols' defense team in 2009 and decided to use a little-known legal maneuver called an Alford Plea.
Tue May 07, 2013
Husband Explains why he Nominated his Wife for a Mommy Makeover
Jason says Tracy is a wonderful mother and wife. She has recently under gone surgery and developed a life threatening blood clot in her right leg.
Freed Death-Row Inmate Looks For A New Beginning
He went from an accused devil-worshiping witch on Arkansas' death row to living in the land of persecuted witches.
Natalie Maines: A Passion for Music and Equality
That's a little surprising to hear from the erstwhile Dixie Chicks front woman, who has never been shy about speaking out on political matters.
Mon May 06, 2013
Echols: You Can't Teach People Killing is Wrong by Killing Someone
Damien Echols, a central figure in the infamous "West Memphis Three" case, taped an interview to appear on CNN's "Piers Morgan Live" to discuss his new book.
Sun May 05, 2013
20 years later, question marks surround West Memphis murders
A prosecutor says no credible new evidence has come up to point to a new suspect in those killings.
Wed May 01, 2013
Former Dr. Randeep Mann resentenced to life
Randeep Mann LITTLE ROCK, AR - A former Russellville doctor convicted of plotting a bombing that nearly killed the head of the Arkansas medical board has again been sentenced to life in prison.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Video vigilantes: Are they going too far?
Metro police are reporting a surge in so-called sovereign citizens. The FBI defines them as people who don't believe they have to answer to government authority.
A Versatile Blue Devil
West Memphis two-way standout Jarvis Cooper has three offers so far, but is anxious for bigger programs such as Arkansas, Alabama and Auburn - all who have shown interest - to put ones on the table as well.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Memphis Commercial Appeal
Public to get detailed look at planned Harahan Bridge boardwalk, Main Street improvements
Local residents will get their first detailed look this week at plans for a $30 million-plus project connecting Downtown Memphis and West Memphis with a boardwalk that could be carrying bicyclists and pedestrians over the Mississippi River by the middle of next summer.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
The City Wire
Scholars discuss Arkansas' gambling rules and roles
An Ole Miss law professor came Friday to Fayetteville to analyze Arkansas' long legal history of gambling.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Regnat Populus plans lawsuit over petition restrictions
Regnat Populus , the grassroots group that succeeded in putting its ethics initiative in a legislatively proposed constitutional amendment heading to the ballot in 2014, has circulated a statement touting its achievement and defending some of the items grafted onto that amendment to achieve legislative approval, particularly an extension of term ... (more)