October 1, 2014
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RAIN:  7AM to 7AM:  .00"    Month:  .00”    Year:  32.71”   |  TEMPS:  High: 83  Low: 62
Local news stories
    Former 14th Judicial Circuit Judge Robert W. McCorkindale of Harrison has been appointed by Governor Mike Beebe as Special Associate Justice of the Arkansas Supreme Court for the Arkansas same-sex marriage case. The case is ...Read More
    A woman from Cleburne County wanted on an outstanding Baxter County felony warrant turned herself in at the Baxter County Detention Center on Tuesday. Thirty-seven year old Mandy Lee Butkovich of Tumbling Shoals is accused ...Read More
    A Yellville man faces multiple felony drug charges following a four-month long investigation by the Flippin Police Department and the Marion County Sheriff's Office. Forty-one year old Timothy Hogg was arrested Monday. ...Read More
      Mark Andrew Breitenstein of rural Mountain Home was arrested Tuesday and booked into the Baxter County Dentention Center about 9 a.m. apparently awaiting transfer into federal custody where he is expected to face ...Read More
     Arie Goforth Elementary School in Norfork is one of 239 elementary schools across the country to be named a National Blue Ribbon School for 2014 by the United States Department of Eduction.   U. S. ...Read More
    A traffic stop resulted in the arrest of Horseshoe Bend man on felony drug charges. Forty-nine year old George Fredrick Miller was arrested after an Izard County sheriff's deputy made a traffic stop and then found a quantity ...Read More
    A slightly drier than normal September has put the Twin Lakes Area back into the deficit for average year-to-date rainfall amounts. A total of 3.52 inches of rain was recorded at KTLO, Classic Hits 101.7 and The Boot, the ...Read More
     American Idol finalist Casey Abrams will kick-off this season's Arvest Concert Series at ASU-Mountain Home with a free concert Thursday night at the Vada Sheid Community Development Center. The event will be at 7 p.m. ...Read More
     The Baxter County Adult Education Center will offer a free version of the GED READY practice test through Friday.      The Baxter County Adult Education Center is located at 1106 Highway 62 East ...Read More
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     A Mountain Home woman was injured when the vehicle she was driving was struck by another vehicle at the intersection of U.S. Highway 62 East and Cardinal Drive in Mountain Home Tuesday. Forty-four year old Pamela D. ...Read More
     A Mississippi man was hit by a train in Fulton County Monday afternoon as he was placing coins on the train tracks.   Trooper Angela D. Savino from the Arkansas State Police says 35 year old Michael J. ...Read More
     The Mountain Home School Board will meet Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the Mountain Home Junior High. The purpose of the meeting is to approve a special education budget application.      The meeting ...Read More
     Drug paraphernalia and drugs were found on a man who was being booked into the Marion County Detention Center following his arrest by Flippin police on outstanding misdemeanor warrants. Twenty-year old Travis Godat was ...Read More
             When Dr. Simon Abraham and his wife, Annie, considered making a significant donation to the Mountain Home Education Foundation, he said they polled their four ...Read More
    State, district and county candidates for office have been invited to speak at the Baxter County Farm Bureau's Annual Meeting set for Tuesday night at the Education Building at the Baxter County Fairgrounds. Baxter County ...Read More
     The Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance has awarded their "Acting Out Against Hunger Award" to Paulette Hill of Mountain Home.   Hill was one of 14 individuals, 5 Arkansas State Senators, two nonprofit ...Read More
     The Baxter County Sheriff's Office will conduct a firearms qualification shoot for retired law enforcement officers on Friday morning beginning at 8. The training costs $10 and will be held at the firing range on Baxter ...Read More
    A Freighliner truck ran off the road and overturned five miles west of Caulfield in Ozark County, seriously injuring the driver. Thirty-one year old Justin R. Byerley was flown by Air Evac to Mercy Hospital in Springfield ...Read More
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