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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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    Offensive Material Published In Russellville Yearbook

    RUSSELVILLE (KFSM)- Quotes about alcohol, sex and race were all found in the Russellville High School class of 2015 yearbook. Quotes like “Cotton Picker” and “I’m too drunk to taste this chicken” were published. Others were too offensive to mention in this article. Barbara Becker has a grandson who is about to graduate from high school. “I think it’s a shame,” Becker said. “Whoever edited it should not have let it go in the book.” Russellville School District Superintendent Randall […]

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    Fort Smith Residents Clean Up Debris Following Severe Storms

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)- A lot of homeowners in parts of Fort Smith are cleaning up and assessing damage Monday (May 11) after storms swept through the area this weekend. Gene Bruick lives on Free Ferry Road and he’s got a big mess on his hands after the storms brought down one of his trees. “Well, we were gone, we were not home,” Bruick said. “We came home, we saw the neighbors tree down, looked in the backyard and ‘oh we […]


    Severe Weather Slams Sequoyah County Damaging Bridges And Roads

    SEQUOYAH COUNTY (KFSM)- Severe weather slammed Sequoyah County, wiping out several bridges and roads. Sequoyah County District Three Commissioner Jim Rogers and Calvin Teague surveyed the damage Sunday (May 10). “We are just trying to get to [the damaged bridges and roads] as fast as we can,” Rogers said. “Last night we probably went through five or six [damaged areas], we still really haven’t got all of them,” Teague said. On Sunday, Rogers and Teague toured South 4640 Road south […]


    Franklin County Authorities Close Some Bridges and Roads Following Severe Weather

    FRANKLIN COUNTY (KFSM)- The Silver Bridge on Highway 215 near Ozark  in Franklin County was shut down by the Franklin County Judge Rickey Bowman Sunday (May 10). According to his office, the bridge was closed for safety reasons after severe weather swept through the area. Hillbilly Lane near Ozark High is also closed, according to Sheriff Anthony Boen. Highway 23 N at Turner Bend and Grand Prarie at Highway 60 is closed, according to Boen. It is unclear when the […]

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    Crowds Gather For 2015 UAFS Commencement

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)- Students from all over graduated from the University of Arkansas Fort Smith Saturday (May 9). The graduates filed in with their cap and gowns to the Stubblefield Center on campus for the 10 a.m. ceremony. “I am finishing my bachelor of arts in music, it’s kind of a bitter sweet moment. I’m super emotional I’ve been here for 5 years and I am going to miss my music family and I am going to miss all my […]

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    Arkansas Governor Begins Computer Science Tour, Discusses Hot-Button Issues

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)- Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson made a stop in Fort Smith Wednesday (April 6) to speak with students at Northside High School about the importance of computer programing classes. “Historically if a school did offer computer science it would be as a career tech class, which means you wouldn’t get graduation credit,” Hutchinson said. “So it is sort of a disincentive for students to take the class and they are concentrating on what it takes to get to […]

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    Several Waldron Students Recovering Following School Bus Crash

    WALDRON (KFSM)- Several Waldron students are recovering after police said their school bus was involved in an accident with another vehicle Friday afternoon (May 1). According to Arkansas State Police, the crash happened at U.S. Highway 71B and State Highway 250 at approximately 3:40 p.m. Police said Mark Dye, the driver of the Waldron Public School Bus, was traveling northbound along U.S. 71 and attempted to make a u-turn at the Highway 250 intersection where he was struck by a […]

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    Fort Smith Teen That Drowned In Mulberry River Identified

    MULBERRY (KFSM) – The 17-year-old boy who drowned at Bluff Hole Park on the Mulberry River Saturday (May 2) has been identified. The drowning victim was identified as Mariano Solis, his family confirmed to 5NEWS. He was a student at Northside High School in Fort Smith, according to his family. Authorities said the teen was crossing from one side of the river to another when he drowned. They also said the boy was with three other teenagers at the time.

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    Woman Injured In Mansfield Accident

    MANSFIELD (KFSM) – A woman was injured after a two-vehicle accident near Mansfield, according to the Sebastian County Sheriff’s Office. She was taken to a nearby hospital by ambulance, authorities said. According to deputies, the incident happened at 1:30 p.m. on Highway 71.

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    First Steel Horse Motorcycle Rally “Exceeded Expectations,” Organizers Say

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)- Organizers are calling the inaugural Steel Horse Motorcycle Rally in Fort Smith a resounding success and the rally’s director is already planning ahead to 2016’s event. Dennis Snow said the rally exceeded expectations and estimates as many as 10,000 motorcycles and 25,000 people were at the event between May 1 and 3. “Put it to you this way, we didn’t lose any money so that’s always a good thing on a first year,” Snow said. Local businesses […]

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    LeFlore County Sheriff To Host Annual Boat Race

    LEFLORE COUNTY (KFSM)- The LeFlore County Sheriff’s office is putting on a cardboard boat race, according to their Facebook page. According to the department, the race will take place on June 6 at Wister Lake State Park. Participants will build and race the boats. A 5k race will start at 9 a.m. followed by the boat race at 11 a.m. According to the department, the price per boat for kids 14 and under is $30. For those 15 and older […]

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    Local Teens Reach Thousands Using Suicide Prevention Facebook Group

    OZARK (KFSM)- Two local teenagers have started a Facebook group to help teens who are contemplating committing suicide because of bullying. Message by message, Chase Ellison and Evan Shore are on a mission and thousands of people in the U.S., even Canada, have reached out to them. “The page is just that no one has to feel that loneliness,” Ellison said. “There’s always someone.” Ellison and Shore started the Facebook group for teenagers who need to talk to someone after […]


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