September 23, 2014
5:24 pm
RAIN:  7AM to 7AM:  .00"    Month:  3.52”    Year:  32.71”   |  TEMPS:  High: 74  Low: 54
Local news stories
    A 22-year old Gassville woman who was working as a healthcare provider faces felony charges for allegedly using her client's credit cards to make personal purchases. Amanda Raney is charged with fradulent use of a credit ...Read More
    A 34-year man who is a suspect in a commercial burglary case was apprehended by Flippin police after he fled in a vehicle near the Walmart Store in Flippin and then crashed his car near Yellville early Tuesday ...Read More
Highway 62/412 west in Mountain Home is blocked in both directions at this hour following a car versus motorcycle accident. The accident is near Meek's Lumber. The Baxter County 911 office is reporting all lanes of the highway are shutdown as ...Read More
     The Norfork School Board elected new officers and approved a budget at Monday night's regular school board meeting. Superintendent Mike Seay has this report on the meeting. Listen: right-click to ...Read More
The first degree murder trial of Christina Scroggin, which was recently moved from Baxter to Marion County, has now been set for April 20, 2015, according to an order just filed in the case by Circuit Judge John Putman. The trial will be held in ...Read More
         There are clues of an upcoming exhibit in place at the Donald W. Reynolds Library Serving Baxter County. But inquisitive sleuths must wait until Saturday for the official opening of the "Crime ...Read More
    A Fulton County woman was arrested on charges that she broke into a residence at Horseshoe Bend and stole property. Twenty-seven year old Dana Lee Jensen of Glencoe is charged with the theft of a small four-wheeler, glassware ...Read More
     Bull Shoals residents are invited to a Town Hall meeting on the disbanding of the Bull Shoals Police Department.   The meeting will be held Tuesday evening at 6 at Hoevel-Barnett VFW Post 1341 located at ...Read More
     The Gassville City Council will meet in regular session Tuesday evening at 7 at 204 South School Street.   On the meeting's agenda, under new business, is consideration of a millage rate to be assessed in ...Read More
    If you've lost a bicycle in Mountain Home recently, you might want to check with the Mountain Home Police Department. Lieutenant Sam Seamans says the department has a number of abandoned or stolen bicycles that have been ...Read More
    The Baxter County Planning Board will meet Tuesday at 11 a.m. in the third floor conference room of the courthouse. The meeting is open to the public. WebReadyTM Powered by WireReady® NSI ...Read More
      An exciting and colorful road race explodes in Mountain Home next weekend to benefit the Baxter Bomb Squad for their 2014-2015 competition season. The 5-K Color ME FIRST, with a one-mile option, starts Saturday ...Read More
    A traffic stop by Flippin police led to the arrest of a woman on felony drug charges. During the course of a stop, a quantity of Schedule II prescription pills for which 35-year old Andrea Vanderstek of Flippin did not ...Read More

     The Yellville-Summit School Board will meet in special session Monday at noon in the Yellville-Summit Administration Building. Board action will be taken to adopt the school system budget, the green house proposal, and ...Read More
     Thousands of people of all ages from communities around the area turned out Saturday to support the Food Bank of North Central Arkansas at its fourth annual "Bridge Bash" in Cotter. Jeff Quick, executive director of the ...Read More
    Salvos have been fired between former Baxter County judge Joe Bodenhamer and incumbent Judge Mickey Pendergrass over whether proper procedures were followed in the sale of county equipment. Bodenhamer alleges that after ...Read More
    A ceremony formally renaming the Mountain Home High School Band Hall the "Robert N. Nelson Band Hall" will be held Tuesday evening at 6 o'clock outside the band hall. A reception to honor Nelson will be held afterwards in the ...Read More
     Members of the Mountain Home Advertising and Promotion Commission have put down roots and are now ready to grow.      At a commission meeting last week, members discussed ways that the group ...Read More
     The Arkansas State University - Mountain Home (ASU-MH) Gaston Lecture Series kicks off Tuesday, September 23rd, with professional actor and scholar Derek Evans presenting "Theodore Roosevelt: The Man in the Arena". The ...Read More
     The Flippin School Board is scheduled to meet in regular session Monday evening in the administration building.   On the meeting's agenda are election of officers, the annual report to the public, Arkansas ...Read More
     University of Mississippi School of Law Adjunct Professor Jim Carroll will teach the ASU-MH Community Education class "The Impact and Legacy of the Presidents Upon the Constitution" this fall. The first class starts ...Read More
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