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  1. New Fort Smith, Van Buren fire station per square foot costs nearly equalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The City Wire

    Two fire stations built and paid for using sales tax proceeds in Fort Smith and Van Buren came in at nearly the same price per square feet, with the Fort Smith fire chief noting the use of a construction manager for savings on the city's newest firehouse.

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  2. Boots, bling boost centerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NWAonline

    The Brandon Butler Band will headline the second annual Boots and Bling Ball on Sept. 5 at the Fort Smith Convention Center. The event benefits the Donald W. Reynolds Fort Smith Crisis Intervention Center. The western-chic attire evening will include ...

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  3. Immigration, budget cuts hot topics at Womack town hall meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The City Wire

    U.S. Rep. Steve Womack, R-Rogers, talks during a town hall meeting in Fort Smith about federal budget issues.

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  4. The numbers game: Rural schools struggle with low participationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | The Courier

    ... Wilson recalled a recent 7-on-7 competition that highlighted the problem. "We went and we were playing against Fort Smith Northside," he explained. "They had a kid who messed up so they benched him and put in the next guy. When that guy messed up, ...

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  5. Albert James 'Red' RussellRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hays Daily News

    Survivors include his wife, Madelyn, of the home in Alma; a son, Andrew Jackson Russell, Fort Smith; two daughters, Tammy Kay Flynn, Fort Smith, and Angela Clawson, Lewis; four brothers, Andy Russell and Ralph Russell, both of Phillipsburg, George Russell, Agra, and Loyd Russell, Hoxie; two sisters, Alice Wing, Salina, and Ruth McElhaney, Quinter; ... (more)

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  6. Former Police Officer Who Pointed Gun at Child's Head to Appear in CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 5NEWSonline.com

    A former Fort Smith Police officer and his wife will appear before a Sequoyah County judge at 9 Wednesday morning .

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  7. Arvest Files New Suit In Smiley Case; Appears To Settle Disputes With Other BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    ... $240,000 and claims he used his home at 56 Champions Blvd. in Rogers as collateral. a First National Bank of Fort Smith claims Smiley used stock as collateral on a pair of loans totaling $196,285. a Simmons First National Bank claims Smiley and ...

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  8. Football: Hannon, Daniels Prepare For Bigger RolesRead the original story

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    Hannon got his chance at running back against Fort Smith Southside when Sain Mathew missed the game because of a shoulder injury.

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  9. Snakes Found In Clarksville High School GymRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... the Clarksville School campus can be a bit concerning experts said there's no immediate threat. Colton Smith is a Fort Smith snake expert. Smith said none of the snakes show signs of being a copperhead.

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  10. Fort Smith Board approves $1.5 million for osteopathic collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The City Wire

    The Fort Smith Board of Directors approved three items related to infrastructure improvements at the site of the planned Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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  11. Fort Smith library officials talk budget cuts following millage election lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The City Wire

    At the first Fort Smith Library Board of Trustees meeting following the failed millage increase election on Aug. 12, the board and management of the library are expecting budget cuts for the 2015 fiscal year.

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  12. Man Dies After Being Found With A Gunshot Wound In BarlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... to the chest. The call came in around 9 a.m., according to police. The victim was taken to Mercy Hospital in Fort Smith, and his identity hasn't been released because not all family members have been notified of his death. Property records indicate ...

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  13. Sens. Boozman, Inhofe to attend Arkansas hearingRead the original story

    Tuesday | Poteau Daily News & Sun

    U.S. Sens. John Boozman of Arkansas and Jim Inhofe of Oklahoma are to attend a transportation hearing in Fort Smith.

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  14. Ark. county considers raising ambulance feeRead the original story

    Tuesday | EMS1

    Speaking to representatives of cities within the county, including four mayors, at the Sebastian County Intergovernmental Cooperation Council meeting on Monday, County Judge David Hudson outlined a plan for an increase in ambulance service fees for citizens who live outside of Fort Smith and Barling, which are served by the Sebastian County ... (more)

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  15. Raise ambulance fee, county chief saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Arkansas Online

    FORT SMITH -- Sebastian County Judge David Hudson is heading an effort to increase a fee for Sebastian County Emergency Medical Service to generate more money for the service and to relieve the county's general fund of its current burden of subsidizing it.

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  16. Man arrested in Mena assault, kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Arkansas Online

    FORT SMITH - Anita Smith thought Jerald Lavelle Brewer DH was going to kill her when he beat and kidnapped her before she escaped from a Mena gas station Sunday, according to the Sebastian County sheriff's office.

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  17. Employment continues to return to Trane's Fort Smith plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The City Wire

    It was just four years ago that Trane laid off more than 200 at its Fort Smith facility, but production has returned and with it, so have many of the jobs lost in 2010.

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  18. Crawford, Sebastian county home sales remain on positive trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The City Wire

    Home sales in the Fort Smith area continue to show growth year to date, with Crawford County's sales volume up 40.25% and Sebastian County sales volume up 7.29%.

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  19. Hackers swipe patient data from Community Health SystemsRead the original story

    Monday | The City Wire

    Editor's note: Updated to note that Community Health Systems' hospitals in the Fort Smith area were not part of the data hack.

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  20. Man wanted for kidnapping arrested in OklahomaRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... Perry say they don't know when he will be booked on abuse of power charges - but that it won't happen in secret. FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) - Authorities say a man wanted on an Arkansas kidnapping charge has been arrested in southeastern Oklahoma. ...

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