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    VIDEO: Game Of Peekaboo Goes Horribly Wrong

    (KFSM) – One moment, a little girl is playing peekaboo with her bearded father, and everything is fine. Then, the father went and shaved without her seeing and tried peekaboo again with disastrous results. Apparently, the daughter didn’t like her beardless father. Watch the funny video above, and share it with friends.

  • New Details in Former Sebastian County Deputy’s Homicide

    CRAWFORD COUNTY (KFSM) — The Crawford County Sheriff’s Office said a neighbor heard gunshots Friday (Sept. 12) morning, the day David Jackson was found dead outside his Bidville home, in the northeast corner of Crawford County. “We did go door-to-door. We did have one witness that felt like earlier that morning they heard a few […]

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    Seventy-Four Year Old Woman Dead In Benton County House Fire

    LOWELL (KFSM) – Benton County fire crews battled a house fire Saturday (Sept. 13) morning that took the life of Carolyn Smallwood (74). Crews responded to the incident on Pleasant Heights Road near Hickory Creek around 3:45 a.m. Benton County Fire Marshall Mark Trollinger said the fire was so intense when his crews responded that […]

  • 5NEWS Fit: Breast Cancer Screenings, Early Detection

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)-Breast Cancer Awareness month is just around the corner, but you don’t have to wait until October to talk about screening and early detection. “Mammograms are read by a radiologist, if it`s read abnormal, and additional imagining is recommended, then we have a team on staff that will contact that patient, get them […]

  • Van Buren School District

    Van Buren Superintendent Receives Letter Alleging Constitutional Violations

    VAN BUREN (KFSM) – Van Buren School District Superintendent Kerry Schneider received a letter on Monday (Sept. 8) from the Freedom From Religion Foundation alleging that constitutional violations took place at a Van Buren school on Sept. 3, officials say. The letter states an assembly that violated constitutional rights took place at Central Elementary School at […]

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    Republicans Keep Edge In Latest Senate Midterm Estimate

    CBS News – If the midterm elections were held today, we might all be in for a late night. Republicans remain more likely to control the Senate, but that estimate is underpinned by very tight races throughout. Many key Senate battleground contests in our latest Battleground Tracker model show just a point or two separating […]

  • Details Released On Man Accused Of Killing Girlfriend, Unborn Baby

    Prosecutors on Wednesday released new documents detailing the stabbing death of a Fort Smith woman and her unborn baby from July. The court documents state Briana Butler was stabbed 11 times by her boyfriend Douglas True. Her wounds were extensive and graphic, the documents state. “We talked on a daily basis there`s not many days […]

  • Vinson

    Drowning Victim’s Body Found After Crews Search Near Siloam Springs

    BENTON COUNTY (KFSM) – The body of a local missing man was found Thursday (Sept. 4) after authorities responded to a call about a possible drowning on the Illinois River near Siloam Springs, according to the Benton County Sheriff’s Office. The search for Frank Vinson, 40, began Wednesday night and was later suspended because of […]

  • Deputy Heidelberg

    Prosecutor: Sebastian County Deputy “Justified” In Use Of Deadly Force

    SEBASTIAN COUNTY (KFSM) – A Sebastian County deputy has been cleared of wrongdoing in a shooting that took place on Aug. 9, according to a letter from Sebastian County Prosecuting Attorney Daniel Shue. Deputy Joshua Heidelberg was off duty when he killed a man identified as Justin Higgins, 23, in a shootout on Aug. 9, according to […]

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    Garrett’s Blog: SEC Football Lightning Policy

    Update: The SEC changed the policy regarding lightning in the Spring of 2014. The new rule suspends play at 8 miles instead of 6 miles. The existing 30 min delay minimum  continues to be the standard. Delays can, and do, last longer than 30 minutes because the time restarts anytime a lightning strike occurs within […]

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    Investigation Results Released In Oklahoma Inmate’s Execution

    OKLAHOMA (KFOR) – The Oklahoma Department of Public Safety  has released the results of an investigation  detailing the execution of convict Clayton Lockett, according to KFOR. The investigation stated that Lockett died from lethal injection, KFOR reported. The department originally said Lockett’s veins collapsed during the execution and he died after a heart attack, calling it […]

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    Click Here For Oklahoma Election Results

    OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Oklahoma voters were able to cast their ballots today (Aug. 26) in a state runoff election, KFOR reported. Democrats and Republicans decided which candidates will move on to the general election in multiple races, according to KFOR. To see election results from our affiliate station KFOR – Channel 4, click here.