Category Archives: Local News

Bucher Street reopened

The Mountain Home Street Department has announced Bucher Street between Bomber Boulevard and West Road has been reopened. Repairs were made to the creek crossing in the sharp curve behind Bomber Stadium. Mountain Home Mayor Joe Dillard

BC Quorum Court covers agenda in 21 minutes

The Baxter County Quorum Court moved quickly through a 10-item agenda Tuesday evening, wrapping up its business in 21 minutes.Karen Hopper has the story. Listen: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/683/2017/08/02102802/Wireready_08-02-2017-10-28-01_09345_96214.mp3 right-click to download mp3   With all members present, the court

Week in Review 7-23 to 7-29

MH shooting death ruled self-defense A shooting death earlier this month at a residence in Mountain Home has been determined to be justified due to self-defense, following an investigation by the Mountain Home Police Department and the

2 scholarships added at ASUMH

Two scholarships have been added at Arkansas State University-Mountain Home with an unusual gift and donations. With the gift of a reproductive 1929 Mercedes Gazelle and other contributions, Curtis and Priscilla Grant of Monkey Run have established

Brown gets prison time

Jerry Brown of Mountain Home pled guilty to charges stemming from a set of circumstances that began with him being reported slumped over the steering wheel of his vehicle as it rolled backward on 8th Street with

2 auto thefts reported

Two auto thefts have been reported to the Baxter County Sheriff’s Office this week. One of the two vehicles has been recovered. The latest incident was reported Sunday evening at an address on Stonegate Drive in Mountain

Two get prison time

Two men were given prison time during a session of Baxter County Circuit Court Thursday. 50-year-old Terry Stacy, who is currently an inmate in the North Central Unit of the state prison system at Calico Rock on

Pedestrian killed in Gassville

A Mountain Home man, 34-year-old Joshua Wilkerson, was killed in Gassville at 11:17 Sunday evening as he was crossing the road at Highway 62 and the Gassville City Limits. According to a report from Arkansas State Police,

Farnham arrested again

Rashel Katrina Farnam of rural Mountain Home has been arrested again, this time for felony possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia. She is currently awaiting a court appearance for separate charges of two counts of second degree

3,800 served during medical mission

The eight-day Innovative Readiness Training initiative that brought no-cost medical, dental, and optical care to North Central Arkansas in early June delivered services to 3,800 residents, according to information just released from the Delta Regional Authority and