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  1. Congress offers only a patch to road fund shortfallRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Courier

    ... is working to pave the last gravel state highway. It's an 8-mile stretch of road that runs north from Crawford County into Washington County in Northwest Arkansas. Actually, Arkansas 220 was originally owned by the U.S. Forest Service, but the state ...

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  2. Crawford County men charged in June killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    Two half brothers were charged Monday in Crawford County Circuit Court with capital murder in the slaying of a man last month whose decomposing body was uncovered from a shallow grave on rural property where the men lived.

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  3. Cause for Paws, Taste of Crawford County, and Sippin' on 6th StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The City Wire

    August invites the Fort Smith region to have a good time while supporting great causes with the annual Cause for Paws, LadyD's Birthday Concert, Taste of Crawford County, and the Clayton House's Sippin' on 6th Street.

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  4. 2 men charged in western Arkansas shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Benton Courier

    ... homes. Online court records do not show an attorney for the men, who are being held on no bond at the Crawford County jail. They were charged with capital murder Monday. Police found the victim's body after Bridgewater's then-girlfriend reported he ...

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  5. Boil Order Issued in Crawford CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | 5NEWSonline.com

    A boil order is now in effect for people who live and work in Natural Dam, according to Cedarville Water Department Superintendent Fred Snipes.

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  6. Car fire in Crawford CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | 4029TV.com

    Deputies in Crawford County are currently at the scene of a car fire. A dispatcher said the fire happened on Highway 220 earlier this morning.

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  7. Car on Fire on Highway 220 in Crawford CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Another driver saw the car burst into flames near Lee Creek Road just after 5:30 a.m., and called authorities, according to dispatchers.

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  8. Crawford County Election Commission runs out of moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The City Wire

    The Crawford County Quorum Court will look for additional funding for the Crawford County Election Commission after the commission ran out of money following the recent primary runoff election in May. According to Election Commissioner Bill Taylor, the problem came about not as a result of how the commission spent its budget, but at how the Quorum ... (more)

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  9. Men Accused Of Killing And Burying Alma Man Charged With Capital MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | 5NEWSonline.com

    The two Rudy suspects accused of killing and burying a 19-year-old Alma man were charged Monday with capital murder, according to Crawford County Prosecutor Marc McCune.

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  10. Security Installed at City Hall In Van BurenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... This all came about after police say a man, armed with an assault rifle shot several rounds off inside the Crawford County Courthouse back in 2011. This caused the Mayor to start looking at the security of those inside City Hall. " The judge is also ...

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  11. State Wide Alcohol Sales May Be A RealityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... serve and sell alcohol, no matter how individual counties vote. "That's not right so I would be against it," Crawford County attorney Paul Gant. "I've seen many many down sides to an overflow of alcohol. Many people can handle that, many people ...

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  12. Bella Vista Hunter's Bear Makes Pope & Young BookRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | NWAonline

    ... seldom reach 300 pounds, but males weighing over 700 pounds have been recorded. Sharp shot the bear in Crawford County on Oct. 1, 2010, but it wasn't until last month that it was certified as the state's top-scoring archery bear. The day Sharp let ...

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  13. Waco Title to open Van Buren officeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | The City Wire

    Waco Title has worked with Crawford County residents through its Waco Title office in Fort Smith for several years.

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  14. Mail Truck Runs Off Interstate, Crashes Into WoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | 5NEWSonline.com

    A mail truck ran off of Interstate 540 and lodged into some trees between Kelley Highway and River Bridge on Wednesday night in Crawford County.

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  15. Teen Found In Shallow Grave Laid To RestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... told her," Dunn said. Half-brothers Jonathan Bridgewater and Nicholas Barrows are being held in the Crawford County Jail facing first-degree murder charges after Plum's body was found in a shallow grave near Rudy. "Nick Barrows used to be really ...

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  16. Three Van Buren Suspects Arrested In Theft CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... report. They also found marijuana in plain view, the release states. Pagel and Thompson were booked into the Crawford County Detention Center and face charges of breaking and entering, theft of a credit card, theft of property, residential burglary ...

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  17. Sheriff cites motive in killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Arkansas Online

    Nicholas Barrows shot Jamison Plum to death on June 24 because Barrows accused Plum of raping his girlfriend, according to a Crawford County sheriff's probable cause affidavit.

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  18. Four file to run in LR, NLR school electionsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | NWAonline

    ... equiring child care providers to purchase liability in... Read>> A body pulled from a shallow grave in rural Crawford County on Monday was identified Tuesday as that of 19-year-old Jamison Lee Plum of Alma, Sheriff Ron Brown said. Read>>

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  19. Remains are identified as missing Alma manRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | NWAonline

    A body pulled from a shallow grave in rural Crawford County on Monday was identified Tuesday as that of 19-year-old Jamison Lee Plum of Alma, Sheriff Ron Brown said.

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  20. Benton residents offer suggestions on park upgradesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | NWAonline

    ... print subscriptions. Click here to see rates and register. A body pulled from a shallow grave in rural Crawford County on Monday was identified Tuesday as that of 19-year-old Jamison Lee Plum of Alma, Sheriff Ron Brown said. Read>> Twenty-one ...

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