Sebastian County Newswire

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  1. Crews Search for Person Who "Intentionally Set" FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 5NEWSonline.com

    Police and fire crews in Sebastian County are looking for a person who they say set a piece of property on fire on purpose. Mayor Gary Lawrence said he was on his way home when he noticed a fire near Broadway Street and Magnolia Avenue.

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  2. House committee votes down Senate home-detention billRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NWAonline

    ... there." Speaking on behalf of state prosecutors, the state's prosecutor coordinator Bob McMahan and the Sebastian County prosecutor, Daniel Shue, said that the 15 criteria were overly broad and the process by which they would be measured were left ...

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  3. Man Arrested, Accused of Shooting at Fort Smith RestaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | FOX16

    ... believed to have been used in the shooting was seized from Rhoden's apartment. Rhoden is being held at the Sebastian County Detention Center without bond.

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  4. Fort Smith Police Arrest Vietnamese Restaurant Shooting SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | 5NEWSonline.com

    The Fort Smith Police Department arrested a man on Tuesday accused of shooting at the Pho Vietnam restaurant in the 2200 block of Rogers Avenue, according to a news release. Knighe T. Rhoden was booked into the Sebastian County Detention Center and faces charges of terroristic act and felon in possession of a firearm, police said.

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  5. Magellan Submits More Eminent Domain Petitions for PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    The company, a subsidiary of Magellan Midstream Partners LP of Tulsa, has filed at least five petitions in Sebastian County and two more petitions in Pulaski County in the last three weeks, according to court records.

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  6. 2 teens surrender after fleeing centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Arkansas Online

    Two youths who walked away Tuesday from the Mansfield Juvenile Treatment Center in south Sebastian County were back in custody Wednesday morning, according to the Arkansas Department of Human Services.

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  7. Father To Represent Woman's Interests In Jail Death SuitRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Personal Injury Law News

    The father of a woman who died in the Sebastian County Adult Detention Center now represents her estate in a wrongful death lawsuit originally filed by her ex-husband in U.S. District Court in Fort Smith.

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  8. Teens who escaped juvenile center recaptured by authoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Courier

    Authorities in western Arkansas say two teenagers who escaped the Mansfield Juvenile Treatment Center near the Sebastian and Scott County lines have been recaptured. Sebastian County Sheriff's Lt.

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  9. Two Teen Boys Recaptured after Escape from West Arkansas Juvenile CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | FOX16

    Two teen boys are back in custody after a Tuesday night escape from the Mansfield Juvenile Treatment Center in west Arkansas. In a statement emailed this afternoon, the Sebastian County Sheriff's Office reported that the boys were captured at around 10 a.m. today.

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  10. Two Teen Boys Escape from West Arkansas Juvenile CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | FOX16

    A search continues with officers from the Arkansas State Police , Sebastian and Scott County Sheriff's Office, Mansfield Police Department, and Huntington Police Department. Citizens of south Sebastian County and north Scott County are urged to be aware and report any possible sightings to law enforcement immediately.

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  11. 2 teenagers escape juvenile center in western ArkansasRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Authorities in western Arkansas are searching for two teenagers who escaped the Mansfield Juvenile Treatment Center near the Sebastian and Scott County lines. Sebastian County Sheriff's Lt.

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  12. Search Underway for Teens Who Escaped Juvenile CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Arkansas State Police and other local authorities are searching for two teenagers who escaped the Mansfield Juvenile Treatment Center Tuesday night , according to Sebastian County Investigator Philip Pevehouse. Authorities noticed the teens were missing from the facility at 5 p.m.; however, how they escaped at this time is unknown.

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  13. Hiring to begin for Parrot Island WaterparkRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The City Wire

    ... taff as we open this amazing one of a kind water park. Make this your opportunity to serve the community of Sebastian County and the City of Fort Smith," said Parrot Island General Manager William Miller.

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  14. Caller gets 2 years in prison for threats left for BoozmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Arkansas Online

    FORT SMITH -- A Sebastian County man was sentenced Thursday in federal court to two years in prison for making threatening phone calls to Arkansas' U.S. Sen. John Boozman's Washington, D.C., office last Memorial Day weekend.

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  15. Sebastian County Authorities Seize Quarter Pound Of Crystal Meth, CashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Keith E. Holland and Tashonda D. Holland were both arrested on suspicion of possession with purpose to deliver meth and possession of marijuana with purpose to deliver, according to police. The Fort Smith Police Department, Greenwood Police Department and 12th Judicial District Drug Task Force were involved in the investigation, a news release from the Fort Smith Police Department states.

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  16. Patent owner hopes - House Arrest' iPhone app replaces ankle braceletsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | The City Wire

    ... in the future, Keyton said. Keyton said he has been running a pilot test involving about 30 adults in Sebastian County since the middle of January, and so far adults are responding to check-in requests immediately because they don't want to go to ...

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  17. Sebastian County Humane Society Large Dog Adoption EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... say that's not a problem. The cost will remain at $50 for both dogs with the half-off special. The Sebastian County Humane Society hopes that this event will give the larger dogs a chance to find a forever home. You can reach the Sebastian County ...

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  18. Sebastian County Sheriff's Office Joins Kiwanis ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | 5NEWSonline.com

    The Sebastian County Sheriff's Office is now teaming up with the Kiwanis Club to make even more of an impact in the community. Deputies at the Sheriff's Office said they're excited to be inducted as one of the newest corporate members of the Kiwanis Club.

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  19. Drawing on talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Arkansas Online

    ... his back from fighting at Iwo Jima in World War II, Wayne Holland was a postman in the town of Greenwood in Sebastian County, where much of the Holland family has lived since the 1880s.

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  20. Police investigating bomb threat at Lavaca elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | 4029TV.com

    The threat was found written on a bathroom stall at 10 a.m. The Lavaca PD responded to the scene, assisted by the Lavaca fire department, Sebastian County Sheriff's Office, and the Greenwood Police.

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