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  • Rollover

    One Person Sent To Hospital In Fayetteville Rollover

    FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – Police responded to a rollover accident in Fayetteville on the Fulbright Expressway near the flyover on Monday morning (Sept. 29), authorities say. One person was transported to Washington Regional Medical Center as a result of the accident. Their status and identity is unknown, according to police. The Fayetteville Police Department responded to […]

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    2 More Uber Drivers Ticketed In Fayetteville

    FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – Two more drivers for a ride-sharing service were ticketed late last week in Fayetteville, as police say the service continues to violate local laws by existing in town. The new citations mean four Uber drivers have been ticketed by Fayetteville police on suspicion of operating without a taxi permit, since the ride-sharing […]

  • ABUSE

    Deputy Defines Child Abuse

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)- The Minnesota Viking’s Adrian Peterson being charged with child abuse made international headlines. But when does disciplining a child turn into abuse? “We get that question a lot from parents,” said Sebastian County Deputy Lt. Philip Pevehouse, “It’s the result of the injuries and that’s usually the line.” Pevehouse said his department […]

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    Uber: Drivers Have Our Support To Keep Operating In Fayetteville

    FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – Transportation company Uber is standing behind its drivers in Fayetteville despite the city’s ban on the service, according to an internal email sent to an Uber employee. Uber allows people to order taxi-like transportation through company apps for smartphones. The company was founded in 2009 and has launched in over 70 cities across […]

  • Arkansas Union

    Gas Leak Near U Of A Student Union Repaired

    FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – The gas leak that was reported near the University of Arkansas Student Union on Friday morning (Sept. 19) has been repaired, a spokesman for SourceGas said. One of the results of the gas leak was the temporary closure of Burger King, Papa Johns and The Wok at the Arkansas Union. Those restaurants […]

  • NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

    Roger Goodell Breaks Silence On Domestic Abuse: “I Will Get It Right”

    CBS News – Commissioner Roger Goodell acknowledged the NFL has dropped the ball on the issue of domestic violence, apologized for mishandling the Ray Rice case and pledged Friday that “now, I will get it right.” “We have seen all too much of the NFL doing wrong. That starts with me,” Goodell said. Goodell made […]

  • fayetteville high school

    8 Fayetteville Students To Miss 3 Weeks Of School Following Chickenpox Cases

    FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – At least eight unvaccinated Fayetteville High School students will be held out of school over the next three weeks after two of their classmates recently caught chickenpox. The Fayetteville School District announced the chickenpox cases Monday night, prompting school staff to contact parents of the students who had not yet received their […]

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    “No Welfare For Weed” Bill Passes In The House

    CBS News – The House on Tuesday night passed a bill that could make it harder for people to use government welfare payments to buy marijuana in states where the drug is legal. Supporters call it the “no welfare for weed” bill. The bill would prevent people from using government-issued welfare debit cards, called electronic-benefit […]

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    Fayetteville School Board President Holds Off Election Challenge From Fired Teacher

    FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – School Board President Tim Hudson staved off a challenge from a former teacher Tuesday night, as voters re-elected him to represent Fayetteville’s Zone 5. Hudson defeated former Fayetteville High School debate teacher Tim Hollis 144 votes (73 percent) to 53 votes (27 percent), according to the Washington County Election Commission’s vote totals. […]

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    Greenwood Voters Approve Millage For New Freshman Center

    GREENWOOD (KFSM) – Voters on Tuesday night approved a millage increase to build a new freshman center for the Greenwood School District. The 1.9 mill increase amounts to about $37 more in property taxes per year for a $100,000 home. The building will cost about $12 million, with $2.3 million already secured from the state, […]

  • Benton County Cyber Crimes Division Targets Sexual Predators

    BENTON COUNTY (KFSM) – Sexual predators are being targeted by a four-person cyber crimes division in Benton County. The Benton County Sheriff’s Office Cyber Crimes Division has a team of detectives dedicated to solving cyber crimes. “If you want to call it success, one case is a success,” said Cpl. Greg Stevenson, with the Benton County […]

  • Peekaboo

    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.