ATV crash kills 2 men

October 13, 2008 MARMADUKE (AP) - Arkansas State Police say two men are dead after the all-terrain vehicle they were riding in overturned in a ditch Saturday night just outside of Marmaduke.

Vendor arrested for fake brands

October 13, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - Little Rock police say vice detectives have arrested a vendor at the Arkansas State Fair on suspicion of selling fake name-brand purses and other goods.

Biodiesel not the answer, says Arkansas Tech prof

October 13, 2008 RUSSELLVILLE (AP) - Dr. Robert Allen's laboratory looks like something out of a bad sci-fi film: cluttered work desks, funnels and tubes, beakers filled with various substances.

Pangburn man chased down; three nabbed

October 13, 2008 SEARCY - Three people, including one who tried to flee on foot, were arrested Wednesday during a search of the Charles E. Peebles Jr. residence at 248 Rambo Loop near Searcy, Sgt.

TVs, boat motor, four-wheeler stolen

October 13, 2008 Three televisions were reported missing from a residence at 222 Quail Valley in Batesville, according to deputy Randy Jones. Jones said he spoke with the victim, 44-year-old Cheryl L.

Tire slashing disturbance nets 2 arrests

October 13, 2008 Officers responding to a report of a tire slashing at White River Medical Center Thursday morning arrested a Batesville man and the woman who reported the incident, according to Independence County De

Man jailed after disobeying officer

October 13, 2008 A man who reportedly ignored a policeman's orders to stop and drove away from the Royal Order of the Moose early Saturday morning has been charged with carrying a gun and public intoxication.

Service News

October 13, 2008 Norfolk, Va. - Navy Seaman Jonathan D. Osborne, a 2000 graduate of Viola High School, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill.

Daycare improved after kidnapping

October 13, 2008 MOUNTAIN HOME (AP) - A Mountain Home daycare where a woman abducted a 16-month-old boy last summer will not face any permanent state sanctions over the incident, a spokeswoman said.

Bean Fest to be Oct. 23-25

October 13, 2008 MOUNTAIN VIEW - A hint of autumn in the air means outhouse racers are being constructed and bean and cornbread recipes perfected for the Bean Fest and Outhouse Races to be held Oct.