Charges pending for suspect in girl's stabbing
Prosecutors in Johnson County are still developing charges for a man arrested in the stabbing death of a 6-year-old girl.
VIDEO: Police Brutality Lawsuit Filed By 95-Pound Disabled Woman
What started off as a noise complaint has now turned in to a federal police brutality lawsuit between a Clarksville woman and the city's police department.
Fri May 17, 2013
United Way Golf Tournament Taking Place in North Little Rock
The United Way Tournament provides community members with an opportunity to enjoy a fun day while supporting the agency by playing golf, enjoying beverages on the course, lunch and a silent auction following the tournament.
Family Member Accused Of Killing Johnson Co. 6-Year-Old
The very close Laotian family all live together out in Johnson County and say this relative, who just turned 22, never showed any indication he was capable of this crime.
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Area I-40 work adds to traffic issues
Commuters in Crawford County have started seeing more orange cones and it does not look like it will change anytime soon.
Thu May 16, 2013
Johnson County girl, 6, dies from stab wound
A six-year-old girl who was stabbed last week in her Hartman home by a 22-year-old male relative has died from her wounds, police said Thursday.
Tue May 14, 2013
Man Injured in Johnson County Explosion
A man has been injured in an explosion at a black powder business in Johnson County.
Injury Reported in Plant Explosion Near Clarksville
An explosion at a private ammunition plant in Clarksville injured one person, according to Johnson County dispatchers and officials with the fire department.
Mon May 13, 2013
Girl, 6, stabbed in Hartman home; critically wounded
A home invasion early Friday morning left a six-year-old girl in critical condition after a man, identified by police as a "family relative," attacked the girl and two other family members with a large knife and a pair of scissors.
Johnson Co. sheriff killed in 1902 to be honored
A Johnson County sheriff who was killed in the line of duty in 1902 will be among fallen law enforcement officers honored at a vigil in Washington, D.C. John Hall Powers has been sheriff since 1890 when he was fatally shot when trying to stop a Clarksville bank robbery.
Fri May 10, 2013
Man Jailed After Attacking Child with Scissors, Sheriff Says
A Clarksville man was arrested early Friday morning after he allegedly attacked three family members, including a six-year-old girl, with a pair of scissors.
Wed May 08, 2013
Area unemployment rates down in March
Unemployment rates fell across the Arkansas River Valley in March, but are still higher than the same time last year.
Tue May 07, 2013
Bond set for suspects in courthouse bomb threat
Two men are being held in lieu of $1 million commercial bonds in connection with a May 3 bomb threat at the Johnson County Courthouse.
Sat May 04, 2013
Johnson County Courthouse receives bomb threat
Another Arkansas River Valley public facility was threatened with a bomb threat this week.
Thu May 02, 2013
Climate Prediction Center Sees Wetter Days Ahead for SW Arkansas
The Climate Prediction Center on Thursday projected a wetter summer for southwest Arkansas, an area where moderate drought continued clinging stubbornly.