Sebastian County Newswire

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  1. Lavaca Man Booked In Child Porn ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | 5NEWSonline.com

    A Lavaca man is behind bars after Sebastian County Sheriff's deputies arrested him on Aug. 27 in a child pornography case, authorities say.

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  2. Arkansas man gets 6 years for animal abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | KATV Little Rock

    ... They say Snyder had moved out of the residence and left the animals behind. The animals were taken to the Sebastian County Humane Society. Snyder was ordered to pay restitution for the animals' medical treatment. ___ Information from: Southwest ...

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  3. Sebastian County JPs set ambulance-fee voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Arkansas Online

    Sebastian County voters outside Fort Smith and Barling will be asked to decide whether to increase the $18 fee they pay each year for ambulance service to $43.

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  4. Sebastian County Ambulance Fee To Be On November BallotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... to people living in Fort Smith or Barling and would bring in $350,000 if passed by voters, according to Sebastian County Judge David Hudson. It would apply to residents in Central City, Mansfield, Hartford, Lavaca, Greenwood, Bonanza, Hackett, ...

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  5. Sebastian County Quorum Court approves election for ambulance fee hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The City Wire

    The Sebastian County Quorum Court met Monday evening at the county courthouse in Greenwood and approved placing an ambulance fee increase on the November ballot.

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  6. Proposal to Increase Ambulance Fees Up for ApprovalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | 5NEWSonline.com

    The Sebastian County Quorum Court will meet tonight to give final approval to a proposal to raise ambulance fees in the county.

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  7. Two People Die in Road Accidents on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | FOX16

    ... rate of speed when it veered off the road, over-corrected and rolled several times on State Highway 252 in Sebastian County. The 23-year-old driver and an 18-year-old passenger were also injured. The investigations are continuing.

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  8. Sebastian County Fair Wraps Up, Clean Up BeginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Sebastian County Extension Agent Jesse Bocksnick says the fair is a tradition 70 years in the making.

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  9. Sebastian County Election Commission corrects polling center votesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | The City Wire

    The Sebastian County Election Commission took action Friday to be in compliance with state election laws following an attorney general's opinion that stated the commission erred in a previous vote to close specific polling locations.

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  10. Fort Smith Police Arrest Man In Connection To ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... Yesenia Castro-Galdamez, 21, of Fort Smith was interviewed and arrested as well. She was booked into the Sebastian County Detention Center and faces a charge of second-degree endangering the welfare of a minor. Her bond was set at $1,000, according ...

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  11. Sebastian County EMS Fee IncreaseRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Hudson said Sebastian County EMS operates on a 1.3 million dollar budget and the fee hasn't gone up in 28 years.

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  12. High Five: Volunteers Help Set Up Sebastian County FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | 5NEWSonline.com

    The Sebastian County Fair is in full swing, and residents from all over the county are coming out to the fairgrounds for a good time.

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

    Tuesday Aug 19 | 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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  14. Sebastian County Fair Kicks Off in GreenwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | 5NEWSonline.com

    The ferris wheel is up and the rides are ready to go as the annual Sebastian County fair opens its gates up to the public Tuesday .

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

    Tuesday Aug 19 | 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. Sens. Boozman, Inhofe to attend Arkansas hearingRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

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

    Tuesday Aug 19 | 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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  18. Crawford, Sebastian county home sales remain on positive trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | 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. Man wanted for kidnapping arrested in OklahomaRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | KSWO

    Sheriff's Lt. Philip Pevehouse in Sebastian County, Arkansas, said Monday that Jerald Lavelle Brewer of Nashville, Arkansas, was arrested in Idabel, Oklahoma, where he had driven after the kidnap victim managed to escape while at a gas station in Mena.

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  20. NWS issues severe thunderstorm warning for LeFlore CountyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Poteau Daily News & Sun

    ... CENTRAL CRAWFORD COUNTY IN NORTHWEST ARKANSAS... SOUTHWESTERN FRANKLIN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS... SEBASTIAN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS... NORTHEASTERN LE FLORE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA... * AT 306 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE ...

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