November 1, 2014
9:09 am
RAIN:  7AM to 7AM:  .00"    Month:  .00”    Year:  39.02”   |  TEMPS:  High: 54  Low: 28
 
Local news stories
    A Mountain Home man was injured in a motorcycle accident that occurred at the intersection of State Highway 5 south and County Road 673 near Mountain Home. Fifty-year old David A. Southerland of Old Military Road was ...Read More
     Daylight savings time ends Sunday at 2 a.m., meaning clocks should be set back an hour before going to bed Saturday night.      Clocks on many personal computers, smartphones, tablets and other ...Read More
   Two Baxter County women who were in the Baxter County jail waiting to be booked on charges now face new charges after jailers observed one passing drugs and drug paraphernalia to the other. The two are 27-year old Misty Skiver of ...Read More
     A number of prison sentences were handed down during a session of Baxter County Circuit Court Thursday with Judge John Putman presiding.      Jason Biddle of Mountain Home and Lonnie Tolliver of ...Read More
     Republican candidates for Arkansas Governor and the United States Senate made a last minute campaign stop Friday afternoon at the GOP headquarters in Mountain Home.   Gubenatorial candidate Asa Hutchison ...Read More
     Early voting for Tuesday's general election continues Saturday and Monday at the Baxter County Courthouse only.   Voters can vote at the courthouse Saturday from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.   Early ...Read More
     Local residents who did not get enough Halloween thrills can continue the spooky spirit Saturday evening at the Haunted House on the campus of Arkansas State University-Mountain Home.   The Haunted House, ...Read More
     A Calico Rock man was killed in a one vehicle accident in Pineville Friday morning.   A report from the Arkansas State Police identified the deceased as 83 year old Earl Lee ...Read More
     A Searcy County man, 75 year old John T. Kolata, who was wounded during a hostage and shooting incident at a bakery in Leslie, died Friday in a Little Rock hospital, according to the Arkansas State ...Read More
     Baxter County jurors scheduled for jury duty Monday, November 3, do not need to report for duty, according to Baxter County Clerk Canda Reese.   She says jurors will be notified by her office of their next ...Read More
    A rural Mountain Home man who was wanted by Texas authorities surrendered himself to the Baxter County Sheriff's Department Thursday. Twenty-four year old Joshua M. Callaway turned himself in after he learned he was wanted on ...Read More
    A 24-year old woman from Hardy died in a four vehicle pile-up on Highway 63 that blocked the highway and held up traffic for hours Thursday morning. Killed in the accident, according to Arkansas State Police, was Natosha ...Read More
     Brandon Watkins of Caufield, charged with first degree battery stemming from the July 2013 beating of Jason McFall of Norfork, was in Baxter County Circuit Court Thursday, his last schedule appearance before his jury ...Read More
     One of the biggest parts of the Halloween holiday is trick or treating and as kids prepare to go door to door tonight, local law enforcement have a few tips to help make the evening safe and fun for everyone. Although ...Read More
     As local children are preparing to celebrate Halloween with festivities and Trick or Treating, Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery has published a list of sex offenders residing in the county. The list, which includes ...Read More
    A lengthy investigation by the Izard County Sheriff's Department and the 16th Judicial District Drug Task Force has led to the arrest of three Horseshoe Bend residents. Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence says a search warrant ...Read More
    Local residents who have outdoor potted plants or budding plants may need to protect them Friday night with temperatures in the Twin Lakes Area expected to drop significantly. The National Weather Service has issued a freeze ...Read More
    The recycling trailer will be parked at 502 Lakevie Drive in Gassville this weekend, according to Gassville city officials. For those who have recyclables to drop off, the trailer will be at the location on Saturday from 9 ...Read More
     The Mountain Home Junior High Performing Arts will present Disney's Aladdin Saturday at noon and again November 3, 4 and 6 at 7 p.m. in Dunbar Auditorium.      The show will feature a number of ...Read More
     Firefighters from Gassville and Cotter responded to a vehicle fire shortly before 3 Thursday afternoon at Montgomery Heating and Aire at 563 Main Street in Gassville. The fire, which was quickly contained, was limited to ...Read More
     A Cotter man is being held in the Baxter County Jail on felony charges after striking two Baxter County Sheriff's deputies during his arrest Wednesday night for probation violation.   Baxter County Sheriff ...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
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
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