updated: 05/30/2015 3:52 a.m.
Dozens of Pine Bluff residents who live along the Arkansas River spent Friday defending their homes from rising water, with some sandbagging them and others praying that the flood will spare them.
posted: 05/30/2015 3:40 a.m.
Authorities said Friday they reclaimed four more bodies from Texas waters, adding to the growing death toll inflicted by record-setting storms that continue to submerge highways and flood homes.
updated: 05/29/2015 3:01 p.m.
Forecasters added a tornado watch Friday afternoon for several western Arkansas counties as a flash flood watch remains in effect through Saturday night for a large swath of Arkansas.
posted: 05/29/2015 8:17 a.m.
A second bridge across the Red River between Arkansas and Texas has closed because of high water, the Arkansas Department of Highway and Transportation said Friday.
updated: 05/29/2015 3:54 a.m.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson declared state disaster areas in five counties Friday because of flooding, including Faulkner County, after he flew over the swollen Arkansas River between Morrilton and Toad Suck.
posted: 05/29/2015 3:40 a.m.
The rising Red River prompted scores of Garland residents to evacuate the small Miller County town Thursday, and officials kept a close watch on levees along the river.
updated: 05/29/2015 3:34 a.m.
This week's record rainfall in Texas eased the state's drought and swelled rivers and lakes to the point that they may not return to normal levels until July, scientists said Thursday.
posted: 05/28/2015 10:41 a.m.
Flood warnings will continue through Monday for areas along the Arkansas and Fourche LaFave rivers, forecasters said Thursday.
posted: 05/28/2015 8:12 a.m.
HOUSTON — While the barrage of deadly thunderstorms that hit Texas has tapered, many cities remain in danger, and officials have warned about the possibility of more flooding from rain-swollen rivers as the week goes on.
posted: 05/28/2015 3:57 a.m.
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials closed two locks and dams on the Arkansas River on Wednesday as water released upstream from Oklahoma flowed into the already-flooded waterway.
updated: 05/28/2015 3:45 a.m.
Jose Francisco Contreras and his wife were driving to the bus that he takes to his job at a factory in northern Mexico when the wind picked up and torrential rain began to fall.
updated: 05/28/2015 3:32 a.m.
The death toll from a barrage of storms and floods in Texas and Oklahoma climbed to 21 Wednesday, with 11 others missing.
updated: 05/27/2015 4:13 a.m.
Floodwaters kept rising Tuesday across much of Texas as storms dumped almost another foot of rain on the Houston area, stranding hundreds of motorists and inundating the famously congested highways that serve the nation's fourth-largest city.
updated: 05/27/2015 4:10 a.m.
Storms that produced two tornadoes in Yell County on Monday dumped more rain overnight in the western half of the state and caused the Arkansas River to rise above flood stage again Tuesday.
posted: 05/26/2015 11:06 a.m.
WIMBERLEY, Texas — Recovery teams resumed the search Tuesday for 12 people who are missing after a rain-swollen river carried a Texas vacation home off its foundation and slammed it into a bridge downstream.