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    5NEWS Sunday: Ducks Unlimited

    FORT SMITH (KFSM) — The fourth annual Ducks Unlimited Fall Banquet will be next month, and tickets are on sale now. Lacey Nast, area chairman of Ducks Unlimited, chatted with 5NEWS about the upcoming event that will take place at Columbus Acres in Fort Smith on Dec. 11. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. for the dinner and live auction event. Nast encouraged people to buy their tickets early — and save money — by calling 479-414-9624.  

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    Adventure Arkansas: Learning to Fly

    We’ve driven everything from kayaks to submarines to fly-boards on Adventure Arkansas. Now Sean Bailey and our team added flying planes to their list in this week’s Adventure Arkansas.

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    Give Where You Live Food Drive Opens

    The Give Where You Live food drive is going on now.  For some people, their holiday table will be full. However, others’ tables may not seem as festive. There are many people — senior citizens, children, veterans and even working families — who are struggling to put food on the table. Join 5NEWS, River Valley and Northwest Arkansas Food Banks so we can help those who are hungry. There are two easy drop off locations, one at Central Mall in Fort Smith and the other […]

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    High Five: Students Create Video Games

    ALMA (KFSM) – Students at Alma Middle School had a little extra fun Tuesday morning. They put down their books and turned on video games, games they created themselves.

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    High Five: Give Where You Live Food Drive

    FORT SMITH/FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – Thanksgiving, Christmas, and other holiday seasons can be a tough time to struggle with hunger. 5NEWS has teamed up with the River Valley and Northwest Arkansas Food Banks for the Give Where You Live Food Drive.

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    Holiday Market Chair and Co-Chair Encourage People to Attend Event

    FORT SMITH (KFSM) – The Junior League of Fort Smith is hosting their 22nd annual two-day shopping event.

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    5NEWS Complete Coverage Of Emergency Parachute Landing In Fayetteville

    FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) — Below is the complete coverage of Tuesday’s (Nov. 3) emergency parachute landing in Fayetteville. The plane was piloted by former Walmart CEO Bill Simon and two other men were on board. All of them were treated and released from the hospital the same day. A woman who was driving a pickup truck that was hit by the plane as it came also sustained minor injuries. For a complete report, click here. Eyewitness video of emergency landing: Radio […]

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    Man In Critical Condition After Accident In Crawford County

    ALMA (KFSM) – A man is in critical condition after troopers with the Arkansas State Police said he ran off the road and hit a tree around 10:00 Tuesday morning (Nov.3). The accident happened on Highway 64 in between Dyer and Alma. Crews had to use the jaws of life to get the man out of his car. No other vehicles were involved. Crews on scene said they’re unsure what caused the accident.

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    Give Where You Live Food Drive

    FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) — The holidays are a tough time for many families struggling with hunger, and KFSM/KXNW are teaming up with the River Valley and Northwest Arkansas Food Banks for the Give Where You Live Food Drive,  which started Monday (Nov. 2). The holiday season has just begun, which means many people will be spending hours inside malls shopping for things to give to others. People are encouraged to drop off nonperishable food items (any item that would be found […]

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    Flavor of the Week: Larry’s Pizza

    If you have got a picky eater at home, Larry’s Pizza is not only accommodating, but they’ve also got a buffet with all sorts of variety on it. It’s called the lazy man’s buffet. Check out this week’s Flavor of the Week.

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    Bentonville To Host Toyland At First Friday This Month

    BENTONVILLE (KFSM) — The Bentonville Square will be transformed into a “Toyland” during the final First Friday of the year (Nov. 6). Walmart toy vendors come in from around the country to showcase their new toy lines, offering a unique opportunity for Northwest Arkansas citizens and beyond to get a sneak peek at Santa’s Christmas list. Live music, food and kid’s activities are included in this event. This event is sponsored in part by Walmart, Disney and The Walmart Museum. […]

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    Oklahoma Mayor’s Husband Involved In Halloween KKK “Prank”

    GARFIELD COUNTY, Okla. (KWTV) — A photo that appears to be inspired by the Ku Klux Klan surfaced Sunday (Nov. 1) in Garfield County, Oklahoma. The Garfield County sheriff said it was part of a “Halloween prank” in the town of Lahoma. What was almost as shocking as the picture itself was who deputies said was under the white hood. One of the people in the photo is Cary Sharp, who is married to Lahoma Mayor Theresa Sharp. She was adamant […]


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