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  • Fayetteville Turns To Renewable Energy With Wastewater Treatment Plant Solar Arrays

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KFSM) — Fayetteville is investing in renewable energy to power two of the city’s wastewater treatment plants. On Friday (Sept. 6), a “Flip the Switch” event was held at a solar farm near the Westside Water Treatment Facility. The event celebrated the spark of one of the first large-scale systems of both solar arrays and on-site battery storage in the mid-South. Representatives with the city, Ozarks Electric Cooperative and Today’s Power Inc. were all on-site. The city will […]

  • Crystal Bridges Announces 3 New Experiences Coming This Fall

    BENTONVILLE, Ark. (KFSM) — Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announced Wednesday (Aug. 7) three new experiences coming this fall: Infinity Mirrored Room — My Heart is Dancing into the Universe; Crystals in Art: Ancient to Today; and North Forest Lights. Yayoi Kusama’s Infinity Mirrored Room — My Heart is Dancing into the Universe This artwork is a new acquisition for Crystal Bridges. It’s an enclosed room filled with mirrors and dotted paper lanterns that change colors. This effect looks as if […]

  • Waitress In Rogers Gets The Best Tip Ever: A New Car

    ROGERS, Ark. (KFSM) — Two regulars at Abuelo’s Mexican Restaurant in Rogers gave their favorite waitress the biggest tip of her career Friday (Aug. 2) night — a brand new car. The couple, who wish to remain anonymous, frequently visit Abuelo’s, and Maria Barragan is their favorite waitress. They view her as family and wanted to give her something special to let her know just that. Maria’s now soaking in the brand new car smell thanks to the couple. Stay […]

  • Sam’s Club Bringing Chick-fil-A’s Iconic Sandwich And Waffle Fries To The Freezer Aisle

    (KFSM) — Sam’s Club is adding to their knock-off Chick-fil-A freezer items by adding waffle fries and chicken sandwiches. The soon to be added items will join the already popular Southern Style Chicken Bites. Which means you’ll be able to recreate some of Chick-fil-A’s most popular menu items anytime you want. The Southern Style Chicken Sandwich will have the same pickle-flavored breaded chicken and soft bun Chick-fil-A’s known for. You can get a package of 10 for $15.98. The Member’s […]

  • New Walmart-Exclusive Twinkies Are Out of This World

    BENTONVILLE, Ark. (KFSM) — A new flavor of Twinkies has landed on Walmart shelves promising to send your taste buds over the moon. Moonberry Twinkies are now exclusively available at Walmart for a limited time. Walmart says it’s the perfect back to school lunch snack for any aspiring astronaut (or alien). It’s a new twist on the iconic sweet treat. Moonberry Twinkies have a dark berry outside casing, resembling outer space, instead of the original vanilla cake. The creamy filling also […]

  • Logan’s Roadhouse Closing Fort Smith Restaurant

    FORT SMITH, Ark. (KFSM) — Logan’s Roadhouse on Rogers Avenue in Fort Smith will close its doors for good Thursday (July 11) night. The PR firm representing Logan’s Roadhouse, DVL Seigenthaler, told 5NEWS the company has made the tough but necessary business decision to not exercise the opportunity to continue its lease at the restaurant located on 6201 Rogers Ave. in Fort Smith. The restaurant will halt operations Thursday at 7 p.m. “This closure is a part of the company’s […]

  • Walmart Offering Northwest Arkansas Customers Free NextDay Delivery Service

    BENTONVILLE, Ark. (KFSM) — Shopping just got a little easier in Northwest Arkansas. Walmart has announced that its free NextDay delivery service for a wide range of online items will be available across the region. Shoppers in Fayetteville, Rogers, Springdale and other nearby areas can select from nearly 220,000 items on Walmart.com to be delivered to their door the following day. “What we are basically doing is taking the 220,000ish best-selling SKUs that our customers have told us they want […]

  • Neighbors In Lavaca Stepping Up To Help Each Other During Flooding

    LAVACA, Ark. (KFSM) — People living in Lavaca, a small community just a few miles east of Fort Smith, are pitching in to help each other during the historic flooding along the Arkansas River. With several roads still blocked off because of flooding getting in and out of Lavaca isn’t easy. Community members are helping out by opening a food pantry at the First Baptist Church. “We’re not over this yet. We haven’t gotten to the end of it yet, […]

  • John Daly Swears Off Walmart In Twitter Rant

    ARKANSAS (KFSM) —Two distinguished Arkansas fixtures, John Daly and Walmart, don’t seem to be mixing well. On Twitter Tuesday (April 30), the highly recognized golfer said: “I will never step foot into #Walmart again!” I will never step foot into #Walmart again! 👋🛒 #ONEcheckoutline #lazieststaff #goodbye #hadtoselfcheckoutwithahundreditems #ThankGodforCompetitors — John Daly (@PGA_JohnDaly) May 1, 2019 His complaints included: There was only one checkout line. The staff was lazy. He had to self-checkout with a hundred items. Daly hasn’t always been […]

  • Walmart Selling “Unicorn Sparkle” Ice Cream

    BENTONVILLE, Ark. (KFSM) — Walmart’s newest ice cream creation is a magical treat for unicorn lovers. Great Value Unicorn Sparkle was inspired by customers’ love of the mythical creature. The flavor is a unique mix of cake flavored ice cream with a magical purple frosting swirl and candy confetti pieces. Walmart hopes it will bring a bit of magic to your freezer just in time for summer. Great Value Unicorn Sparkle hits store shelves Monday (April 29) for $2.97.

  • Renovations Coming To Historic New Theatre In Downtown Fort Smith

    FORT SMITH (KFSM) —The historic Sparks New Theatre in Fort Smith will soon be transformed into a modern performance theater with an attached performing arts and education campus. 64.6 Downtown made the announcement on Monday, March 25. Located at 9 North 10th Street in the historic downtown district, the New Theatre was once the center of entertainment for the community. 64.6 Downtown is behind the project and says, “The transformation of this vacant building provides a regional hub for performance […]

  • 911 Call Released: Man Dead After Girlfriend Shoots Him In Alma Home

    ALMA, Ark. (KFSM) — The 911 tape of a woman calling dispatchers after she allegedly shot her boyfriend inside her home in Alma on Friday, March 1 has been released. Shortly after the call, investigators say Kevin Gettridge was found dead inside the residence on Sunnyside Rd. in Alma. Miranda Resinos is now facing a possible first-degree murder charge. She was released from the Crawford County Detention on a $25,000 bond on Thursday (Mar. 7). The Crawford County Prosecuting Attorney […]

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