Amanda Hale

A Van Buren native and a graduate of the University of Arkansas, Amanda Hale began her career as an evening newscast producer with KFSM in 2009.

She is currently an executive producer.

Recent Articles

  • Sheriff Saves Kids From Overnight School Due To Weather Conditions

    Posted on: 2:50 pm, January 8, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:48pm, January 8, 2014

    The Alma School District said it is not safe for school buses in parts of the city, and they will keep students overnight if needed.
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    alma high school
  • Taser Shock Ends 2 Hour Standoff At Fort Smith Motel

    Posted on: 5:17 pm, January 2, 2014, by , updated on: 10:28pm, January 2, 2014

    A standoff at a Fort Smith motel ended early Thursday night with a suspect in jail and a stun gun...
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  • Elderly Man Found Dead In Fort Smith Identified

    Posted on: 1:46 pm, December 31, 2013, by , updated on: 07:56pm, December 31, 2013

    The body of a local man missing since November was found behind Central Christian Church on North Waldron Road about...
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  • Firefighters Install Free Smoke Alarms

    Posted on: 6:06 pm, December 27, 2013, by

    The Fort Smith Fire Department wants to help keep citizens safe during the winter months by providing free installation of smoke detectors to those who qualify.

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  • Settled Lawsuit Could Affect Local Mitsubishi Plant

    Posted on: 6:41 pm, December 19, 2013, by

    Mitsubishi and General Electric have agreed to settle their patent lawsuit over wind power technology, according to Bloomberg.

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    Mitsubishi Plant at Chaffee Crossing
  • Winter Storm Cleanup in Greenwood to Begin

    Posted on: 6:19 pm, December 19, 2013, by

    Monday (Dec. 23) the city of Greenwood will start cleaning up damage from this month’s ice storm, according to Mayor...
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  • Local Soldier Killed in Helicopter Crash

    Posted on: 5:14 pm, December 19, 2013, by , updated on: 10:19pm, December 20, 2013

    The Department of Defense announced today a Heavener, Okla. soldier was among six killed in a helicopter crash in Now Bahar, Afghanistan on Dec. 17.
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  • Woman Accused of Killing Highway Worker Found Guilty

    Posted on: 4:47 pm, December 12, 2013, by , updated on: 06:09pm, December 12, 2013

    The woman accused of shooting and killing an Arkansas Highway Department employee at a rest stop in Van Buren was...
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    Patricia McClure Hajek
  • Parents Remember 18-Month-Old Girl Killed In Fire

    Posted on: 4:13 pm, December 11, 2013, by and , updated on: 10:46pm, December 12, 2013

    An 18-month-old Clarksville girl was killed in an apartment fire Wednesday afternoon. Now her parents are left reliving that day...
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  • Cedarville Man Arrested for Beating Brother in Hospice

    Posted on: 2:38 pm, December 11, 2013, by , updated on: 05:03pm, December 11, 2013

    A Crawford County man accused of beating his brother in hospice was arrested after a short standoff with Cedarville Police....
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    patillo james
  • Icy Roads Blamed for Leflore Co. Accident

    Posted on: 1:33 pm, December 11, 2013, by

    Oklahoma Highway Patrol says slick roads caused an accident in Leflore County that sent two people to the hospital. Trooper...
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  • No Injuries in Spiro School Bus Crash

    Posted on: 8:14 am, November 13, 2013, by , updated on: 08:53am, November 13, 2013

    A pick-up truck collided with a Spiro, Okla. school bus Wednesday morning (Nov.13). Oklahoma Highway Patrol said the truck was...
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    spiro bus crash