Wednesday Aug 27
Intermodal fights to bring port to Russellville
The River Valley Regional Intermodal Facilities Authority discussed a lawsuit against it during its regular meeting Tuesday.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Brian Floyd's Autopsy Won't Be Released Until Brooke Floyd's Trial
The autopsy for Brian Floyd, a Greenwood father and husband who was found dead in the Ouachita Mountains, will not be released until the trial for Brooke Floyd starts, officials say.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
13 contested races inside Yell, Johnson counties
Thirteen contested races emerged in cities located within Yell and Johnson counties during the open filing period for the Independent municipal candidates.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Thompson defines Dardanelle schools for 18 years
The identity of Dardanelle School District has been defined by one man for the past 18 years - Superintendent John Thompson.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Yell County approves resource positions
The Yell County Quorum Court approved amending the 2014 county budget to include two new positions at the Yell County Sheriff's Office.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Upward Bound prepares students
When the 2014-15 school year begins next week, 120 students from nine school districts in the Arkansas River Valley will be better prepared for their course work because of the summer Upward Bound program offered at Arkansas Tech University.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Murder, battery arraignment delayed
The arraignment for a Yell County man charged with first-degree murder and battery, which was scheduled for Aug. 7, was delayed until Sept.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Officials look into death of newborn
About a week after the death of a 10-month-old who was abandoned in the Ouachita Mountains, Yell County officials are investigating the death of another baby.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Trial Date Set For Greenwood Woman In Infant Son's Death
A trial date has been set for a Greenwood woman whose husband and 10-month-old son were found dead last week in the Ouachita Mountains.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Daily Flyer: Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014
Electronica/funk band STS9 are going on tour for the first time in almost a year, and their schedule includes a stop in Fayetteville .
The Fresno Bee
Manslaughter charge for Ark. woman in son's death
Brooke Sueann Floyd, 21, of Greenwood, surrendered to Yell County officers Tuesday and went free under terms of a $50,000 bond posted on a previous child endangerment charge.
Strange story doesna t add up: Woman charged after husband, baby found dead in Arkansas
A woman whose 10-month-old baby and husband were found dead last week in the Ouachita Mountains was charged with manslaughter Tuesday after new details emerged about the deaths of her family members.
Arkansas woman charged in son's death
An Arkansas woman has been charged in her 10-month-old son's death after investigators say she and her husband took him into a rugged part of the Ouachita Mountains while having drug-induced hallucinations.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Boat explodes into flames, teens unhurt
Pope County OEM Search and Rescue, Pope County Sheriff's Department, Yell County Mounted Patrol, Johnson County RFD 5, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, Russellville Fire Department, Russellville Police and Pope County EMS responded to a boat explosion on Lake Dardanelle at 4:31 p.m. on Monday.
Greenwood Mom Not A Suspect In Husband, Infant Deaths, Lawyer Says
The lawyer for a woman whose husband and 10-month-old son were recently found dead in the Ouachita Mountains says he doesn't believe she should be considered a suspect in their deaths.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Mom posts bond in case of husband, son found dead in Arkansas
You know the feeling when you or your child gets sick, it can be really tough to get out of bed and drag yourself to the doctor's office.
Court date set for 10-month-old's mother
Brooke Floyd is scheduled to appear at 9 a.m. Wednesday in the Yell County Circuit Court on charges of first-degree endangering the welfare of a minor, a felony, and hindering apprehension or prosecution, a misdemeanor in connection with her husband and son found dead Tuesday in the mountains after they were reported missing for four days.