October 30, 2014
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Local news stories
The North Arkansas Electric Co-operative have reported a power outage in the Norfork area about 10:00 this morning. Jerry Estes says the outage is effecting nearly 1,300 customers. According to Estes they do not know the cause of the outage but ...Read More
The North Arkansas Electric Co-operative have reported a power outage in the Norfork area about 10:00 this morning. Jerry Estes says the outage is effecting nearly 1,300 customers. According to Estes they do not know the cause of the outage but ...Read More
    Four counties that border Baxter County are among sites that have applied to the state to be considered as a location for a proposed 1,000 bed prison unit. Prison spokeswoman Dina Tyler say the Arkansas Department of ...Read More
     Bull Shoals-White River State Park set a new record as the first state part to win the coveted Overall Park of the Year Award by Arkansas State Parks.   State Parks Director Greg Butts presented the award ...Read More
    Halloween for the whole family once again takes to the campus of Arkansas State University Mountain Home this week. The annual Kids Bash event offers a safe and fun place for kids to enjoy fall festivities from 5:30 p.m. until ...Read More
     A Cave City man, 49 year old Jody Lovell, is being held in the Izard County jail on three felony charges of forgery.   Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence says Lovell is accused of forging checks at ...Read More
    The Bull Shoals City Council will meet in regular session Thursday at 6 p.m. at Bull Shoals City Hall. Among the items on the agenda is the second reading of an ordinance changing the city's planning jurisdiction, a ...Read More
    The planned meeting of the Gassville Personnel Committee has been postponed. The meeting was set for Thursday night but Mayor Jeff Braim says several committee members can't attend so he will reschedule the meeting for a date ...Read More
     First responders are on the scene of a motorcycle accident with injuries on State Highway 5 south near the Tracy Fire Department that occurred shortly before newstime.   Air Evac was dispatched to the ...Read More
    Two Mountain Home residents were injured in a four-vehicle accident that happened at the intersection of U.S. Highway 62 East and College Street Tuesday afternoon. The two, 30-year old Rachel Bolick and 68-year old Margaret ...Read More
     Marion County jurors do not need to report for duty Thursday or Friday, according to Marion County Clerk Dee Carlton.   She says the next date jurors need to report is Thursday, November 6. WebReadyTM ...Read More
    Tom Cotton, the Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, will make a campaign stop in Mountain Home Friday afternoon, according to Rod Soubers, chairman of the Baxter County Republican ...Read More
    The vacant Hoops and Homeruns apartment building in Harrison was destroyed by a fire that began about 3 a.m., Wednesday. Fire officials have indicated the fire is suspicious in nature, according to KY3 News. Fire officials ...Read More
ROLLA, Mo. (AP) _ A 49-year-old Missouri man has been sentenced to life in prison for the stabbing death of a woman for whom he had done odd jobs. The West Plains Daily Quill reports Dennis Woodward, of Bonne Terre, won't be eligible for parole ...Read More
     Two Norfork residents were arrested recently on felony charges from separate incidents in Izard County.   Thirty-seven year old Tammy Martinez was arrested Monday, according to Izard County Sheriff Tate ...Read More
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     Area residents can learn about and pay their respects to the 142 Arkansans who have lost their lives in military action since September 11, 2001 by visiting a unique memorial on display at the Twin Lakes Baptist Church. ...Read More
     For over 23 years Gamma House in Mountain Home has been a warm and welcoming haven for homeless women and children.   The two story house, located at 104 East 10th Street across from the Guy Berry School, ...Read More
    A regular meeting of the Baxter County Library Board will be Thursday at 7:15 a.m. in the Trustee Room of the Donald W. Reynolds Library. The meeting is open to the public. WebReadyTM Powered by WireReady® NSI ...Read More
         A Marion County man, 44 year old Harold Todd Saeler of Yellville, remains a patient at Baxter Regional Medical Center after he accidentally shot himself with a handgun late Sunday night near his home at ...Read More
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