12-year-old arrested in fatal shooting

February 3, 2017 FOUKE (AP) — A 12-year-old boy arrested in the fatal shooting of a convenience-store clerk in south Arkansas is facing a capital murder charge, …

Deadline nears for scholarship award

February 3, 2017 ASH FLAT — Applications are currently being accepting for the Boyd Carpenter Scholarship to a graduating high school senior from Sharp, Izard or Fulton …

News of Other Days

February 3, 2017 35 YEARS AGO In a photo in today’s paper, Thelma Pickens of Batesville receives her honorary doctor of letters degree regalia from …

Area events place in festival contest

February 3, 2017 LITTLE ROCK — The winners of the ALFiE Awards for 2016, given by the Arkansas Festivals & Events Association, were announced at the …

Weather service to conduct tornado drill

February 3, 2017 LITTLE ROCK — The National Weather Service Weather Forecast Office in Little Rock will offer a tornado drill for Arkansas during Severe Weather …