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Aubry Killion comes to the River Valley all the way from New Orleans. The friendliness of Arkansans and the southern charm of the area make him feel at home. He is looking forward to exploring downtown Fort Smith and historic Van Buren, as well as venturing to the Sooner State.

Aubry is a graduate of the University of Mississippi's Meek School of Journalism and New Media. While Aubry was at Ole Miss, he worked as a reporter and correspondent for the campus TV station and interned with FOX 8 WVUE in New Orleans and CBS 3 WREG in Memphis.

While Aubry wasn't reporting, he served as a member of the Ole Miss Cheerleading team competing in national competitions covered by ESPN.

Aubry's hobbies outside of journalism include hiking and following SEC football.

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    ArcBest Breaks Ground On Multimillion Dollar Facility

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)- ArcBest Corporation broke ground on its new Fort Smith headquarters Wednesday (April 15) afternoon. Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson attended the ceremony. “Economic development is largely about momentum and this gives us momentum,” Hutchinson said about the new facility. The 200,000 square foot building will be located on 40 acres of land off McClure Drive at Chaffee Crossing. The facility will cost $30 million to construct and will employe 975 new workers by 2021. “It’s something that can […]


    Pocola School Employee Resigns After Allegations, Superintendent Says

    POCOLA (KFSM)- The Pocola Police Department is investigating allegations made against a school employee, according to the school district superintendent. Superintendent Monty Guthrie said the first allegation against the employee was made Tuesday (April 14) afternoon and the employee resigned on Wednesday (April 15). Guthrie said he’s held meeting regarding the allegations and said he notified police immediately after being made aware of the allegations. Parents, like Mecca Crocket, said the investigation and the employee’s resignation have her concerned. She’s […]

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    Van Buren Teacher Accused Of Slapping Students Fired By School Board

    VAN BUREN (KFSM) – A Van Buren teacher accused of slapping two students in the span of three months was terminated by the school board Tuesday (April 14) night following more than three hours of deliberation. Denan Cagle, a former science teacher at Northridge Middle School, was placed on administrative leave after she received a letter from Van Buren School District Superintendent Kerry Schneider on Feb. 2. In that letter, Schneider notified Cagle he was recommending to the school board that she […]

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    UAFS Cheerleaders Bring Home National Title

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)- The University of Arkansas Fort Smith has one of the best cheerleading programs in the country following a big win at the National Cheerleaders Association National Competition in Daytona, Florida this past weekend. The team took first place in the Intermediate Coed II Division. “We all just stood up all at once and just started screaming,” team captain Andrea Wallace said. “It was honestly the most incredible experience ever.” They started as a team of 20, but […]

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    Role Of Reserve Deputies Explained Following Deadly Tulsa Shooting

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)- Questions have arisen about the role of reserve deputies after investigators say a 73-year-old reserve deputy in Oklahoma shot a suspect to death. The deadly shooting in Tulsa, Oklahoma happened on April 2. Tulsa County Sheriff’s Office deputies said their video showed suspect Eric Harris selling a pistol to an undercover agent. When Harris ran, the deputies chased him. That’s when a body cam captured a gunshot coming from Reserve Deputy Robert Bates’ weapon, immediately followed by […]


    Hillary Clinton Announces Presidential Run

    ARKANSAS (KFSM)- Hillary Clinton will run for president in 2016, according to reports from CBS. On Sunday (April 12) her campaign manager John Podesta emailed a statement saying “I wanted to make sure you heard it first from me – it’s official: Hillary’s running for president.” According to CBS News Clinton will hit the road next week to an early voting state. Clinton tweeted, “I’m running for president. Everyday Americans need a champion, and I want to be that champion.” […]

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    Disabled Fort Smith Man’s Caretaker Facing Murder Charge

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)– The caretaker of a disabled Fort Smith man was arrested on suspicion of murder, according to the Fort Smith Police Department. Shawn Edward Howard, of Pocola, Oklahoma, was arrested on suspicion of second-degree murder Wednesday (April 8), in connection with the death of Jimmy Don Abner, 57, of Fort Smith. The arrest warrant issued for Howard states he knowingly caused Abner’s death “under circumstances manifesting extreme indifference to the value of human life.” Howard was Abner’s sole […]

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    Bost Responds After Police Accuse Caretaker Of Murder

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)- The Director of Bost, a Fort Smith company that provides caretakers for people with disabilities, is responding after a Bost employee was arrested Wednesday (April 8) on a second-degree murder warrant. “In my 26 years here at Bost, this is the first occurrence of this nature,” Director Kent Jones said. Shawn Howard, who police accuse of murdering Jimmy Abner, worked for Bost. According to Jones, Howard cared for Abner for five years and was terminated when Abner […]

  • Roland Doctor Stripped Of Narcotic Prescribing License

    ROLAND (KFSM)- A doctor in Roland, Oklahoma has been stripped of his ability to prescribe narcotics after investigators said they found he was distributing large amounts of those medications against medical code. According to investigators with the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics, the prescriptions were overseen by Dr. Ronald Myers at The Wellness Clinic in Roland. “I’m the leading advocate in the United States of America for chronic pain patients,” Myers said. “That’s who you’re talking to. That’s why I am […]

  • Duke University Basketball Star Started Playing Basketball In Fort Smith

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)- One of the star players of the NCAA National Championship game got his start at the Fort Smith Boys & Girls Club. Jahlil Okafor, who plays for Duke University’s men’s basketball team, is originally from Moffett, Oklahoma. Stevie Black said he helped introduce Okafor to basketball while he was living in the River Valley. “Everybody is cheering for him down here because we know if he wins he will come back through some day and talk about […]

  • Child Abuse Awareness Month Highlights Problem In Sebastian County

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)- April is Child Abuse Awareness month and it’s highlighting the extent of the problem in Sebastian County. According to the Children’s Emergency Shelter in Fort Smith, more than 7,000 kids were in foster care last year in Arkansas and Sebastian County has the highest rate of children put in foster care because of abuse in the state. “There’s a kid that came in,” Ashley Ahlert, one of the directors at the shelter, said. “And it was so […]

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    Multi-Million Dollar Trail To Be Built In Fort Smith

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)- The Fort Smith Parks and Recreations department will break ground on a muliti-million dollar trail Tuesday (March 31). According to a news release from the department the trail is 1.6 miles long and named the Greg Smith Riverwalk. The trail was funded through a $1 million dollar grant and a voter approved sales tax, according to the release. The groundbreaking ceremony will take place at the project site north of the River Park Events Building. Parking is […]


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