Harrison Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Harrison, AR.

Results 1 - 20 of 92 in Harrison, AR

  1. A new dream for an old theme park in Newton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Greenwich Citizen

    Dogpatch USA, the Li'l Abner -themed amusement park in Newton County, Arkansas, has a new owner with a new vision for the property. About 10 miles south of Harrison, Arkansas, the remains of the park are visible from Highway 7, just beyond an empty, faded marquee and padlocked gate.

    Comment?

  2. 'Basketball saved my life:' Xavier Ford's journey from Colorado Springs to the NCAA tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | NewsOK.com

    ... awoke on a Sunday morning to news that Goss, 17, had been killed. Ford, who was about to enter his senior year at Harrison High School, realized in that moment that in order accomplish his basketball dreams he had to escape the perils of his Pikes ...

    Comment?

  3. Racial Trouble on Starbucks IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Real Clear Politics

    ... Staten Island, where Eric Warner died. Even more powerful must be the earnest discussions at the Starbucks in Harrison, Ark., the home of the largest active Ku Klux Klan organization in America. You can probably see where I'm going. There isn't a ...

    Comment?

  4. 'Basketball saved my life:' Xavier Ford's journey from Pikes Peak Park to the NCAA tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | NewsOK.com

    ... awoke on a Sunday morning to news that Goss, 17, had been killed. Ford, who was about to enter his senior year at Harrison High School, realized in that moment that in order accomplish his basketball dreams he had to escape the perils of his Pikes ...

    Comment?

  5. In 3-vehicle accident, 1 driver dies, 1 runs offRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | NWAonline

    ... of the wreck, which occurred at 6:55 a.m. Tuesday, state police said. State police also reported Monday that a Harrison man died from injuries suffered in a two-vehicle crash Friday morning in Boone County. Joseph Dezort, 83, of Harrison was a ...

    Comment?

  6. Wayne Douglas TylerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... and coached in Eugene, MO where he met the love of his life, Bonnie G. Bear. On March 22, 1952, they eloped to Harrison, Arkansas. To that union three children were born: daughter, Ginger (Jess) Woodman of Godfrey, son, Mark (Melanie) Tyler of Cape ...

    Comment?

  7. U of A Expert Explains Impact Of Bird Flu In Boone CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | 5NEWSonline.com

    According to the Arkansas Livestock Poultry Commission, a confirmed case of bird flu has been found at a commercial turkey farm near Harrison, AR. Officials said the farm has been infected with the H5-N2 strain of the virus.

    Comment?

  8. Commercial turkeys in Arkansas test positive for bird fluRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. HARRISON, Ark. -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture has confirmed a flock of 40,000 turkeys has tested positive for a highly contagious ...

    Comment?

  9. New music from All The Way Korean!, Fizzy Mahabba, Ma'Leak, SpidaCrazy8 and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Arkansas Times

    2. Fizzy Mahabba - "Glass Hack" Fizzy Mahabba is the best, worst and strangest acid-damaged art-pop group ever to hail from Harrison, Arkansas, world-famous these days as the mailing address for the KKK. 3. Ma'Leak - "Tennessee Honey" From Little Rock's Trilly Mob and/or Nostalgic Recordings, here's a new EP by Ma'Leak, an immersive, rasta-influenced dreamscape of a rap tape called "4 ATL" that sounds like it was recorded on cassette then catapulted into the center of the ocean.

    Comment?

  10. NCMC Plans Fan Bus To North Arkansas CCRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Trenton Republican-Times

    North Central Missouri College will again sponsor a bus for members of the public to watch the Lady Pirates basketball team in postseason play. A bus will to travel to Harrison, AR on Saturday, March 7 when the Lady Pirates play in the District P championships.

    Comment?

  11. 2 Stabbed, 3 Arrested in Boone CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | FOX16

    ... leading to the arrests of Samuel Lowe, Jeremiah Lowe and Samuel Lambert. BCSO deputies, with assistance from the Harrison Police Department, found Samuel and Jeremiah Lowe at a home on North Cherry Street in Harrison. They reportedly refused to ...

    Comment?

  12. Sparta man killed after triple semi crash in ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... occurred Wednesday night near Greenland Arkansas on Interstate 49. According to the State Patrol, a trucker from Harrison Arkansas veered into a median and overturned back onto the roadway. Another semi-truck slowed down to avoid a crash, and was ...

    Comment?

  13. Wisconsin trucker killed in Arkansas crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    A preliminary report says a Harrison, Ark., man was driving a truck Wednesday night north on Interstate 49 near Greenland when it veered off the road and into a median. The vehicle overturned back onto the interstate.

    Comment?

  14. One Dead, Two Injured After Four Semis Crash on I-49Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... just before 10 p.m. after a Volvo semi ran off the road and into the median. The driver, Mark Newswander, 48, of Harrison, Arkansas, then over-corrected causing his semi to overturn and spill ontothe interstate. A freightliner following him then ...

    Comment?

  15. Arkansas Court of AppealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... agree. CR-13-491. Nicholas Burris v. State, from Union County Circuit Court. Affirmed; motion to withdraw granted. Harrison and Vaught, JJ., agree. CR-13-916. Robert Lee Sandrelli v. State, from Sebastian County Circuit Court, Fort Smith District. ...

    Comment?

  16. Couple discussed separating before ex-officer, teens killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    By JIM FITZGERALD Associated Press HARRISON, N.Y. - The retired police officer who apparently shot and killed his two teenage daughters and himself had recently spoken with his wife about the possibility of separating, police said Monday. And on the day before the killings, his wife had gone to police to report an argument over an $80 cellphone bill, said Harrison police Chief Anthony Marraccini, but there was no indication of violence.

    Comment?

  17. Dennis Smiley Sr. Sued Over Loans Taken for Son's BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Community First Bank of Harrison sued Dennis Smiley Sr. last month claiming he owes nearly $250,000 for defaulted loans.

    Comment?

  18. Harrison grieves for slain daughtersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | News12.com

    Police say the two daughters, Alissa and Deanna, were both students in the Harrison School District.

    Comment?

  19. Retired Cop Allegedly Kills 2 Teen Daughters and HimselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | People

    An apparent murder-suicide has shaken the town of Harrison, New York. According to police it appeared Glen Hochman, 52, a decorated, recently retired officer from the White Plains Police Department, killed two of his daughters and then himself on Saturday.

    Comment?

  20. Students take initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | NWAonline

    Last year, the city of Harrison held a public ceremony complete with casket and a small plot beside city hall to bury its unfair, media-fueled and overblown reputation as a city of racists. The funeral was attended by the NAACP and busloads of black Arkansas citizens who marched arm in arm with townsfolk from the Lyric Theater on the Harrison Square three blocks to City Hall where the reputation for racism was forever buried.

    Comment?

Harrison Job Listings
View or post Harrison job listings on Topix.
Harrison Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Harrison from Topix.
Harrison Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Harrison on Topix.