Recent Articles

  • Man Accused of Firing Gun at Exotic Dancers

    Posted on: 2:48 pm, September 27, 2013, by

    A Texas man was arrested outside a Fayetteville hotel early Thursday morning after he allegedly fired a gunshot at a...
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    Angel Contreras
  • Fort Smith Economics Teacher Receives National Award

    Posted on: 11:21 am, September 26, 2013, by , updated on: 12:07pm, September 26, 2013

    A Fort Smith elementary school teacher will receive national recognition next week for her work in educating kids about something...
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    Sheila-Humphrey
  • Police: Fayetteville Student Arrested With Loaded Gun

    Posted on: 3:38 pm, September 25, 2013, by , updated on: 10:42pm, September 25, 2013

    Fayetteville police arrested a Woodland Junior High School student Wednesday (Sept. 25) on suspicion of having a loaded handgun on...
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    Woodland Jr High
  • Oklahoma Man Wanted on Rape Charge in Sebastian County

    Posted on: 2:32 pm, September 25, 2013, by

    Robert Duttko, of Oklahoma City, is wanted in Sebastian County in connection with the sexual abuse of a 13-year-old girl,...
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    Robert Duttko
  • Traffic Stop Yields Two Drug Arrests on I-40

    Posted on: 1:52 pm, September 25, 2013, by , updated on: 06:32pm, September 25, 2013

    Two men from New Mexico were arrested Tuesday (Sept. 24) after Arkansas Highway Police found a significant shipment of illegal...
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    Drugs found during traffic stop
  • Suspected Drunk Driver Charged in Accident that Killed Father, Sons

    Posted on: 6:55 pm, September 20, 2013, by , updated on: 08:32am, September 22, 2013

    A Paris, Ark., man has been charged with three counts of negligent homicide after a car accident that killed a...
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    Eric Thompson (photo from previous arrest)
  • Forgotten Phone Lands Suspected Burglar in Jail

    Posted on: 3:40 pm, September 19, 2013, by

    Fort Smith police tracked down a suspected burglar thanks to a cell phone he left behind. Michael Lee Lonewolf, 44,...
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    Michael Lee Lonewolf
  • Fort Smith Officer Receives National Honor

    Posted on: 11:11 am, September 19, 2013, by

    Sgt. Dawn Sprayberry, a 22-year veteran of the Fort Smith Police Department, was recently named the National Internal Affairs Investigators...
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    Dawn Sprayberry
  • Load of Hay Catches Fire on Highway 71

    Posted on: 2:21 pm, September 18, 2013, by

    A truck hauling hay on a trailer caught fire Wednesday afternoon (Sept. 18) in Scott County. The truck pulled over...
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  • Former Officer Accused in Sex Crimes Met Teen in Church

    Posted on: 3:05 pm, September 17, 2013, by , updated on: 10:20pm, September 18, 2013

    A former Fort Smith police officer accused of having sex with a teenager met the girl at a summer church...
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    Billy Rowe
  • Bond Set for Man Accused of Killing Ex-Father-in-Law

    Posted on: 4:32 pm, September 12, 2013, by , updated on: 11:50am, September 13, 2013

    Bond has been set for a Fort Smith man accused of killing his ex-father-in-law before attempting to kill himself. Sebastian...
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  • Human Skull Found in Arkansas River Identified

    Posted on: 1:07 pm, September 12, 2013, by , updated on: 01:10pm, September 12, 2013

    The Arkansas Crime Lab has identified a human skull found in 2008 in the Arkansas River in Fort Smith. DNA...
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    Arkansas River