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Arkansas sheriff puts clowns on notice; won’t tolerate scaring folks, he says

posted: 09/29/2016 5:45 a.m. Comments 6

Cross County Sheriff J.R. Smith isn't clowning around. He won't tolerate people dressing up as scary clowns in his county and indicated that he will arrest them and charge them with harassment.

Jury selection starts in trial of man accused of killing 90-year-old Arkansas woman

posted: 09/28/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

JONESBORO -- Attorneys expect to make opening statements Thursday or Friday in the capital-murder trial of a man accused of killing a 90-year-old Craighead County woman.

Arkansas convict held in wife's death; freed just 2 days in assault, he shot her, prosecutor says

posted: 09/28/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

A Russellville man released from prison after prosecutors said they could not charge him with assaulting his wife shot and killed her two days after he was freed, authorities said.

Kidnapped holdup victim turns up dead on Arkansas interstate

posted: 09/27/2016 5:45 a.m. Comments 3

JONESBORO -- A store supervisor who was robbed at gunpoint Sunday evening and then abducted was found dead along Interstate 555 in Poinsett County early Monday, police said.

Attorney traces piano’s famed club past

posted: 09/25/2016 1 a.m. Discuss

NEWPORT — Before he displayed a piano that was once used in a honky-tonk frequented by the likes of Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Sonny Burgess and other “rockabilly” performers at his Rock ’n Roll Highway 67 Museum, Henry Boyce had to be sure the instrument was authentic.

THE PIANO, MAN!: Arkansas prosecutor confirms piano is one that sat in Newport club on night Elvis Presley sang

posted: 09/23/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

NEWPORT -- Before he displayed a piano that was once used in a honky-tonk frequented by the likes of Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Sonny Burgess and other "rockabilly" performers at his Rock 'n' Roll Highway 67 Museum, Henry Boyce had to be sure the instrument was authentic.

Mayor sues over petitions to remove him

posted: 09/22/2016 3:08 a.m. Discuss

A group seeking to oust Hughes Mayor Grady Collum from office filed petitions too late to place the recall on the November ballot, Collum claims in a lawsuit filed against the county clerk and election commission in St. Francis County.

'Hilltop' by ASU booming

posted: 09/20/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

JONESBORO -- Michael Dixon stands outside his auto-repair business on Airport Road and U.S. 49 and watches the scores of cars that drive by daily.

Deputy: Arkansas man, 22, kept girl in shed

updated: 09/19/2016 5:45 a.m. Comments 3

A Sharp County man who police say repeatedly assaulted a runaway teenager and kept her locked in a shed for six days has been charged with three counts of rape, kidnapping and trafficking, authorities said.

McCrory officer dies after car strikes deer

posted: 09/16/2016 3:10 a.m. Discuss

A McCrory police officer died Thursday when his patrol car struck a deer while he was on the way to assist a Woodruff County deputy, authorities said.

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