Recent Articles

  • Teen Severely Injured in ATV Accident Returns to River Valley

    Posted on: 12:19 pm, February 21, 2014, by , updated on: 12:21pm, February 21, 2014

    A Sequoyah County teen hospitalized in Tulsa with severe injuries following an ATV accident last year will return to the...
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  • Arkansas Ranchers Rebuild Herds

    Posted on: 8:03 am, February 20, 2014, by

    Cattle numbers are down across the nation, but not in the Natural State. Arkansas ranchers are rebuilding their herds after...
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  • Fort Smith Leaders Say They Will Not Pursue Legal Action Against Whirlpool

    Posted on: 12:25 pm, February 18, 2014, by , updated on: 10:39pm, February 18, 2014

    Fort Smith city leaders said they will not pursue legal action against Whirlpool Tuesday (Feb. 18). “I feel like the...
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  • Birthday Girl Donates Gifts to Children’s Shelter

    Posted on: 12:28 pm, February 14, 2014, by , updated on: 04:08pm, February 14, 2014

    A Logan County girl wanted to make other children feel loved on Valentine’s Day. Last month, Addilyn Beck and her...
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  • Spoil Your Sweetheart With a Sweet Treat on Valentine’s Day

    Posted on: 4:28 am, February 14, 2014, by , updated on: 09:58am, February 14, 2014

    Kopper-Kettle Candies has been in business in the River Valley for more than 50 years.
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  • Super Bowl Roots Traced to Arkansas

    Posted on: 5:59 am, January 31, 2014, by , updated on: 11:27am, January 31, 2014

    The man behind America’s biggest sporting event was born and raised in the Natural State. In 1959, Lamar Hunt grew...
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  • Special Meeting To Discuss Proposed New Jail

    Posted on: 12:18 pm, January 29, 2014, by , updated on: 12:19pm, January 29, 2014

    A special meeting is scheduled Wednesday evening (Jan. 29) for Crawford County leaders to discuss the ballot title for funding...
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  • Homeless Feeling Effects of Frigid Temperatures

    Posted on: 12:16 pm, January 28, 2014, by

    After a warm weekend, frigid temperatures return to Northwest Arkansas and the River Valley. The Old Fort Homeless Coalition said...
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  • Two Okla. Officers Killed When Patrol Cars Collide

    Posted on: 7:15 am, January 24, 2014, by , updated on: 07:16am, January 24, 2014

    The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is investigating a high-speed chase that ended in the death of the suspect and two Washita...
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  • Affordable Care Act Training for Businesses

    Posted on: 12:27 pm, January 21, 2014, by

    A free training was held in the River Valley today to help area business owners and employees navigate the Affordable...
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  • UAFS March to Honor MLK Jr.

    Posted on: 12:18 pm, January 20, 2014, by

    The University of Arkansas-Fort Smith hosted a number of activities Monday (Jan. 20) to commemorate the life of Dr. Martin...
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  • School Board Approves Increasing Security at Van Buren High School

    Posted on: 12:16 pm, January 16, 2014, by

    The Van Buren School Board voted unanimously at a meeting Tuesday (Jan. 14) to increase security at the district’s senior...
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