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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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  • DOJ Trains Cedarville School Faculty After Racist MLK Videos Shown To Kids

    CEDARVILLE (KFSM)- A representative from the U.S. Department of Justice met with Cedarville School District faculty on Tuesday (March 10) after a teacher showed second-grade students two racist Martin Luther King Jr. YouTube videos in January. About 100 faculty members went through eight classes of sensitivity training with Reatta Forte, who works for the community relations service at the U.S. Justice Department. The community relations service provides free training across the nation. “The training is called drop by drop,” Forte […]

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    VIDEO: Barling Police Search For Accused Peeping Tom

    BARLING (KFSM)- The Barling Police Department said they are searching for a man who is accused of looking into a window of a woman’s home while she was showering and changing. According to the Barling police department the incident occurred on the 2400 block of Ridgeway Lane just before 8 a.m. on Friday (March 6). “He is not welcome in the neighborhood,” neighbor Tammy Dimateo said. “Everyone in the neighborhood is aware of him now.” Police said they have a […]


    Sebastian County Wreck Sends Two To Hospital

    SEBASTIAN COUNTY (KFSM)- The Sebastian County Sheriff’s office worked a two car accident Sunday (March 8) with injuries. Arkansas State Police on scene said the accident occurred along Highway 45 near Whitebluff Road. Two people were transported to Mercy Hospital in Fort Smith, according to police. Their condition is unknown at this time. The cause of the accident is under investigation.  

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    Johnson Police To Host Amnesty Week

    JOHNSON (KFSM)- The Johnson Police Department is giving people who have an outstanding warrant, a chance to take care of it quick and easy. It’s all a part of Amnesty Week running March 9th-13th. All week long people can turn themselves into the department, where they will be cited, then given a new court date, without going to jail and having to bond out. Amnesty week only works with warrants issued by Johnson Police. According to the department if you […]

  • Winter Weather Causes Headache For Drivers

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)- The rain eventually turned to snow in Fort Smith Wednesday (March 4). The Fort Smith Police Department worked several accidents. Sand trucks were seen throughout the day across town. Fort Smith police said they were under an inclement weather policy regarding motor vehicle accidents. They said they are only dispatching an officer to an accident if one or more of the vehicles is disabled or if there are any injuries in an accident.  

  • Parents Prep For Snow

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)- Parents in the area said they’re getting ready for the winter storm that’s expected to hit our area. From ice, sleet and snow parents in the Fort Smith said they are ready. The Fort Smith School District said they will monitor the weather and adjust their schedule as necessary. Click the above video for more.

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    Mother Prepares To Meet Man Who Received Son’s Heart

    OZARK (KFSM)- A local mother is preparing to meet the man who now has her son’s heart after he was killed in a motorcycle wreck. Kevin Keech’s mother, Kelli Cox, said he died after running into another vehicle at an intersection on March 1, 2014 in Franklin County. “He had a huge heart,” Cox said. “He always said he wanted to help people.” Cox said emergency crews took the 19-year-old by ambulance to a Fayetteville hospital. “They took us to […]

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    People Make It To Sunday Church Despite Slick Roads

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)-The winter weather didn’t stop some from making it to church Sunday (March 1) morning. Immaculate Conception Catholic church near downtown Fort Smith was open bright and early for their 10 a.m. mass. 5NEWS spoke with one man who braved the elements and made it just in time for the service. “Well I’m from Cedarville,” said Kendall Myers. “We left about 10 minutes early because we didn’t know what we would run  into. The roads are fine, they […]

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    Sparks Health System Heart Expo

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)- The snow didn’t stop crowds from packing out the Fort Smith Convention Center for a free health screening Saturday (Feb. 28). People from all over made their way out to the Sparks Heart Expo, all in an effort to live a healthier lifestyle. Event directors said the event was held since February is heart month. Sparks employees offered cholesterol, body mass index and blood pressure screenings free of charge. Directors said the patients will get results and […]

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    Arkansas Attorney General Offers Scam Protection

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)- A scam targeting the elderly has appeared in the River Valley. The phone calls are made by a company that claims to be Life Alert, which is an alert system meant to protect seniors during a home emergency. To read the original story, click here. Since 5NEWS aired the Life Alert scam story on Tuesday (Feb. 24), many have been wondering what they can do after they’ve been targeted. Those who’ve received phone calls from the scammers […]

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    Son Arrested After Former Mountainburg Mayor Beaten With Ax Handle

    MOUNTAINBURG (KFSM) – Former Mountainburg Mayor Ralph Bryant remained in critical condition Wednesday, a day after police say his teenage son beat him with an ax handle. Mountainburg emergency crews responded Tuesday to the 900 block of Cedar Street in reference to an injury. Bryant, former mayor and police chief for the city, was flown to Washington Regional Medical Center in serious condition, with multiple lacerations and a broken eye socket, a family member told 5NEWS. Police on Wednesday said […]

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    Life Alert Phone Scam Targets Elderly In River Valley

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)- A phone scam targeting the elderly has cropped up in the River Valley. Gwen Allen said she got a call from a company posing as Life Alert, which is an alert system meant to protect seniors during a home emergency. “I cried the other night because I got so upset with them,” Allen said. Allen said she received 20 phone calls in February alone from the bogus company and each time the caller asked her for money. […]


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