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    High Five: Greenwood Officials Take Part In Guns And Hoses Competition

    GREENWOOD (KFSM) – Greenwood Firefighters and police took part in the guns and hoses competition today. The friendly competition is to see which department can donate the most blood. OnlyInArk.com presented by First Security is the proud sponsor of High Five. Do you have a story idea that would make a perfect High Five segment?  We want to hear about it.  Submit your story here, and it could be featured on 5NEWS High Five!

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    “Miraculous day”: American Ebola Patients Discharged From Atlanta Hospital

    CBS NEWS – Dr. Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol, American aid workers who were infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Africa, have recovered and have been discharged from an Atlanta hospital, officials announced Thursday. An official at Emory University Hospital stressed that their release poses no public health risk, and Brantly, 33, called it a “miraculous day.” “I am thrilled to be alive, to be well, and to be reunited with my family. As a medical missionary I never imagined […]

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    Thursday Traffic Updates and Construction Delays

    Northwest Arkansas (KFSM) : Fayetteville: Our traffic maps are showing major slowdowns on I-49 Northbound between the Porter Road and Wedington Exits. Centerton: Police are currently working an accident on West Centerton Blvd.  expect major delays as they work to clear the scene. Fayetteville- For the next two weeks The City of Fayetteville Transportation Department Division will be replacing a sidewalk along the east side of University Ave. from Dickson Street to Whiteside Street. Expect delays. Fayetteville- Armstrong Ave. – Stone […]

  • High Five: Volunteers Help Set Up Sebastian County Fair

    SEBASTIAN COUNTY (KFSM) – The Sebastian County Fair is in full swing, and residents from all over the county are coming out to the fairgrounds for a good time. The fair wouldn’t be possible without all the volunteers that set everything up. OnlyInArk.com presented by First Security is the proud sponsor of High Five. Do you have a story idea that would make a perfect High Five segment?  We want to hear about it.  Submit your story here, and it […]

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    Ladies Auxiliary Of The Military Order Of The Purple Heart To Host Ladies Tea Event

    FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – The Ladies Auxiliary of the Military Order of the Purple Heart is hosting a tea event in Fayetteville, according to a news release. Invited are wives, windows, mothers, grandmothers, sisters, daughters, granddaughters and any female descendant of a veteran who has received a Purple Heart for military service, the release states. The ladies tea event will be on Sept. 9 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the Fayetteville Veterans Home in the chapel.

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    Wednesday Traffic and Construction Delays

    Northwest Arkansas (KFSM) : Fayetteville- For the next two weeks The City of Fayetteville Transportation Department Division will be replacing a sidewalk along the east side of University Ave. from Dickson Street to Whiteside Street. Expect delays. Fayetteville- Armstrong Ave. – Stone Bridge Road will see delays in construction zones while crews widen State Highway 16 from two lanes to four lanes with sidewalks and bike lanes. Traffic signals will be installed at three intersections. Should be complete by early 2015. I-49- […]

  • High Five: ATU Ozark Campus Selects “Teacher Of The Year”

    BOONEVILLE (KFSM) – A Booneville man has been selected as “Teacher of the Year” at the Arkansas Tech University Ozark Campus. Cory Danekas received the award last week. OnlyInArk.com presented by First Security is the proud sponsor of High Five. Do you have a story idea that would make a perfect High Five segment?  We want to hear about it.  Submit your story here, and it could be featured on 5NEWS High Five!

  • Update: Owner Of Abused Dog Named Tinkerbelle Found

    Owner Of Injured Centerton Dog Moxy Pleads Not Guilty

    CENTERTON (KFSM) – The owner of the injured Centerton dog Moxy, also known as Tinkerbelle, appeared in court on Tuesday (Aug. 19), officials say. Doug Crawford entered a not guilty plea in Centerton District Court before Judge Jeff Conner, according to officials. His next court date is scheduled for Sept. 9, officials said. Animal caretaker DJ Ritchie said the dog was originally found in July with open wounds and no collar in the Appleridge neighborhood in Centerton. Animal control officers […]

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    High Five: Children’s Emergency Shelter Gets $11,000 Donation

    FORT SMITH (KFSM) – The Fort Smith Children’s Emergency Shelter got an $11,000 donation last week. The donation came from Smith Chevrolet Cadillac Co. OnlyInArk.com presented by First Security is the proud sponsor of High Five. Do you have a story idea that would make a perfect High Five segment?  We want to hear about it.  Submit your story here, and it could be featured on 5NEWS High Five!

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    Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued For Arkansas And Oklahoma Counties

    SEBASTIAN COUNTY (KFSM) – Severe weather is moving through Arkansas and Oklahoma today, leading to multiple warnings being declared. In Arkansas, a severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for Scott County until 5:00 p.m. The Oklahoma Gas and Electric has reported up to 2,112 outages in Fort Smith and 79 in Van Buren. The Arkansas Valley Electric Coop has reported around 730 outages in Van Buren. In Oklahoma, a severe thunderstorm warning has been set for LeFlore County until 5:15 p.m. […]

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    Auction Set For Property Formerly Owned By Wiederkehr Wine

    WIEDERKEHR VILLAGE (KFSM) – A large piece of property that was once owned by an established Arkansas winery is up for sale, according to Micoley & Co., the Wisconsin real estate company handling the auction. Wiederkehr Wine Cellars Inc. previously owned the property that was sold to Allied Bank and will be up for auction on Sept. 27, according to Franklin County Property Records. Being auctioned is a 447.24 acre piece of land near Interstate 40 and AR 186 in Wiederkehr Village, the auction […]

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    High Five: Bizzy Beez Create Gifts For Hospice Patients

    SEQUOYAH COUNTY, OKLAHOMA (KFSM) – The Bizzy Beez group was busy creating gifts for hospice patients this week. They are also responsible for making gifts for others in the community, including veterans. OnlyInArk.com presented by First Security is the proud sponsor of High Five. Do you have a story idea that would make a perfect High Five segment?  We want to hear about it.  Submit your story here, and it could be featured on 5NEWS High Five!

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