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Rogers man gets probation for video voyeurism

posted: 10/28/2016 2:48 p.m. Discuss

BENTONVILLE — A Rogers man was placed on state-supervised probation for attempting to film another man in a gym shower.

Garfield man gets 7-year sentence for assault, animal cruelty

posted: 10/28/2016 11:09 a.m. Comment 1

BENTONVILLE — A Garfield man was sentenced Thursday to seven years in prison for displaying a firearm in an incident that involved a Benton County Sheriff’s Office deputy.

Fayetteville pursues addition of four high school grades to charter for Fayetteville Virtual Academy

posted: 10/28/2016 1:10 a.m. Discuss

A proposal would add freshmen through seniors to Fayetteville Virtual Academy for next school year, instead of just the freshmen and sophomores.

Two Quorum Court candidates square off in rural District 5

posted: 10/28/2016 1:09 a.m. Discuss

Roads are a top concern for two Washington County justice of the peace candidates.

State, counties train for bioterrorism, other emergencies in Fayetteville

posted: 10/28/2016 1:08 a.m. Discuss

Members of the Bentonville hazardous material response team huddled around a whirring, briefcase-sized machine as it analyzed the chemical content of a white, powdery substance looking suspiciously like the Sweet-N-Low on the counter across the room.

Fort Smith's Marshals Museum sets opening for fall 2019

posted: 10/28/2016 1:07 a.m. Discuss

The president of the U.S. Marshals Museum announced Thursday the museum will open Sept. 24, 2019, the 230th anniversary of the country's oldest law enforcement agency.

Benton County officials raise jail fees

posted: 10/28/2016 1:06 a.m. Discuss

Benton County justices of the peace agreed Thursday to charge cities an extra $5 a day for holding municipal prisoners in the jail.

Bentonville commission responds to money requests

posted: 10/28/2016 1:05 a.m. Discuss

The Advertising and Promotion Commission approved $57,500 to help pay for eight events that should bring tourism dollars to the city at its meeting Thursday.

Cave Springs leaders gain some stability

posted: 10/28/2016 1:04 a.m. Discuss

Cave Springs' City Council hired two men Wednesday night it hopes can help right the ship after a month of infighting.

Death penalty in play for Chumley trial in Fayetteville

posted: 10/28/2016 1:03 a.m. Discuss

FWashington County prosecutors will seek the death penalty against one of six people accused of killing a woman last year.

Rogers man loses mail, telephone privileges while in jail

posted: 10/28/2016 1:02 a.m. Discuss

A Rogers man charged with the attempted killing of his wife with rat poison lost his jail telephone and mail privileges for failing to abide by a no-contact order.

Governor honored by economics group

posted: 10/28/2016 1:01 a.m. Discuss

Gov. Asa Hutchinson received an Excellence in Free Enterprise Award on Thursday in front of an audience of more than 500 people gathered for the annual luncheon of Economics Arkansas.


posted: 10/28/2016 1 a.m. Discuss


Early voting turnout massive across counties

posted: 10/27/2016 1:09 a.m. Discuss

Convenience is the reason Kasey Ramirez chose to vote early Wednesday. Whatever the reason, Benton and Washington counties are seeing heavy early voter turnout.

Bentonville public art to include student work

posted: 10/27/2016 1:08 a.m. Discuss

West High School juniors are adding to the city's growing repertoire of public art. The students created work that will be in a trio of pedestrian tunnels along the city's trail system.




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