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  1. Man found dead at Romance homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Arkansas Online

    SEARCY -- White County authorities are investigating the shooting death of a Kensett man earlier this week.


  2. Water association sues city of Beebe over service areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Arkansas Online

    The Southwest White County Water Association contends in a federal lawsuit filed Thursday afternoon that the city of Beebe is encroaching on the association's service territory and must be stopped.


  3. 2015 Master Gardener Training ScheduledRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Beebe News

    The University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service in White County is seeking new applicants for the Master Gardener Program.


  4. Arkansas Legislative leaders seek quick action on big issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The City Wire

    ... Legislature "might could get behind us in the first couple of weeks of the session." The two legislators, both White County residents and both graduates of Beebe High School, spoke to reporters Tuesday during a capitol forum sponsored by the ...


  5. Searcy man killed in single-vehicle wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    A Searcy man was killed Sunday in a single-vehicle crash in White County, the Arkansas State Police said.


  6. 2 killed in crashes on Arkansas highwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | The Courier

    Arkansas State Police say two people have died in separate single-vehicle accidents in the state during the weekend. Troopers say 55-year-old James Marsh of Searcy was killed Saturday when the vehicle he was driving on a road in White County about 8 miles north of Judsonia went off the roadway and struck a tree.


  7. Man Dies in Accident Saturday Morning in White CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | FOX16

    A man is dead after a wreck near Judsonia early Saturday morning. 55-year-old James Marsh of Searcy was killed in a wreck on Graham Road around 2:00 a.m. According to a preliminary report from the Arkansas State Police, the vehicle March was driving was traveling north on Graham Road when it left the road and struck a tree.


  8. Pangburn police chief resigns; 1 officer remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    PANGBURN - The police chief in Pangburn has resigned, leaving the town of about 600 in White County with one police officer.


  9. Pangburn police chief resigns, 1 officer remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    PANGBURN, AR - The police chief in Pangburn has resigned, leaving the town of about 600 in White County with one police officer. City Recorder Shirley Ramsey told The Daily Citizen that Police Chief John Fenton resigned Dec. 8 to pursue other employment.


  10. White County Man Sentenced to 150 Years for Child ExploitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | FOX16

    A White County judge sentenced a Beebe man to 150 years in prison on Thursday after a jury found him guilty of multiple felony child exploitation charges, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today. Thomas F. Allen, 62, was convicted on 30 counts of distributing, possessing or viewing matter depicting sexually explicit conduct involving a child, a Class C felony, and three counts of computer exploitation of a child in the second degree, also a Class C felony.


  11. 1 dead, 1 injured in two-vehicle crash near Heber SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    HEBER SPRINGS, AR - A Cleburne County man is dead and a White County man was injured in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday. Jimmy A. Holland, 54, of Edgemont died following the crash on Arkansas Highway 25 near Heber Springs just after 5:30 p.m., according to Arkansas State Police. 12 comments

  12. Searching Continues at Searcy Park for Missing 2-Year OldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | FOX16

    ... said Monday that work continues and will likely include dive teams from other parts of the state to assist the White County Sheriff's Department four-person dive team.


  13. Gov. Beebe formally announces plans to pardon his sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Arkansas Times

    ... Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Deliver This notice is issued based on the date of conviction (2003 - White County), the fact that all terms of the applicant's sentence have been completed and there have been no further criminal-law ...


  14. Speaker-elect Gillam talks about the legislative session, committee chairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The City Wire

    ... committees. Entering his third term, the 38-year old Gillam represents District 45, which encompasses part of White County, where he manages a large family-owned berry farming operation. He is a graduate of Beebe High School and attended Arkansas ...


  15. Pioneer Village "Old Fashion Christmas"Read the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | The Beebe News

    ... donations are used to maintain and improve the Village. Pioneer Village, a preservation project of the White county Historical Society, a non-profit organization, is located at 1200 Higginson Street, Searcy, Ark. Please call ...


  16. Police Search Little Red River for Missing Toddler Malik DrummondRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | FOX16

    ... someone guessing is still yet to be determined." A trained cadaver dog picked up a scent this morning leading White County Sheriff teams into 15 to 20 feet of murky water, girded out and methodically searched. "We're still getting a lot of ... 18 comments

  17. Dive teams at work in search for Searcy childRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Arkansas Times

    Acting on a tip, dive teams and cadaver dogs have been dispatched in White County to the Little Red River as part of the search for Malik Drummond, the Searcy two-year-old missing for more than a week.


  18. Volunteers off hunt for toddlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | NWAonline

    Corporal Steve Hernandez speaks to media about the changing nature of the case of a missing toddler in Searcy, AR December 1, 2014. SEARCY -- For more than a week, hundreds of volunteers and law enforcement officers have searched this White County city for Malik Drummond, the missing 2-year-old boy with a winsome, gap-toothed grin.


  19. Police Suspend Volunteer Search for Missing Searcy Toddler, Focus on Criminal InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | FOX16

    ... addition to resources such as trained K9s, we've searched these areas by air with helicopters, divers from the White County Sheriff's Office and boats from Arkansas Game & Fish. Last night, a full one week after the reported disappearance time, ...


  20. 3 minor earthquakes to start off DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    WHITE COUNTY, AR - December started off with a small shakeup in Arkansas. Early Monday morning, three minor earthquakes were reported in White and Cleburne County, according to the Cooperative New Madrid Seismic Network.