Category Archives: Local News

Week in Review 6-3 to 6-9

MH man accused of robbing local church A Mountain Home man, accused robbing a local church, turned himself to the Baxter County Sheriff’s Office on an outstanding bench warrant issued in mid-May. Eighteen-year-old David Labrun was booked

Local banker among 40 Under 40

Local banker Scott Copeland has been selected for Arkansas Business’ 40 Under 40 for 2018. The publication presents its 40 Under 40 list annually to recognize intriguing business and political leaders under 40 years old. Specifically, Arkansas

Thursday pursuit ends in crash

A reported carjacking soon turned into an early evening car chase through downtown Harrison. According to Harrison Daily Times, the pursuit ended Thursday with three law enforcement agencies involved and 27-year-old Deparif Tilly hospitalized after crashing the

4 injured in 1-vehicle accident

A Friday morning one-vehicle accident in Ozark County resulted in injuries to four Gainesville residents. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 36-year-old Neil McFall, 8-year-old Skyler McFall, 5-year-old Akayssha McFall and 4-year-old Mika McFall were transported

Bull Shoals mayor discusses current affairs

    Bull Shoals Mayor David Nixon was on KTLO-FM Thursday with Bob Knight talking about the state of affairs in Bull Shoals. Listen: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/683/2018/05/31103003/Wireready_05-31-2018-15-30-02_02524_DAVIDNIXON.mp3   right-click to download mp3   WebReadyTM Powered by WireReady® NSI

Week in Review 5-20 to 5-26

Pendergrass, Soltysik and Osgood claim victories When the polls closed Tuesday evening in Baxter County, 14 percent of the registered voters had cast ballots re-electing Judge Mickey Pendergrass to his first four-year term. Pendergrass captured 2,399 votes

Flippin School Board addresses numerous personnel issues

The Flippin School Board held its regular May meeting Monday night. Superintendent Kelvin Hudson says the board dealt with a number of personnel issues. Listen: http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/683/2018/05/22165406/Wireready_05-22-2018-21-54-02_02293_95266.mp3   right-click to download mp3 The meeting lasted just over one

Week in Review 5-13 to 5-19

Fugitive from violent Cotter domestic incident captured A Baxter County man, 47-year-old Robert Wayne Hadley of Cotter, wanted by authorities following a violent domestic disturbance over $5 last Saturday is in custody. Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery

Week in Review 5-6 to 5-12

Searcy Co. man arrested after 3 years on the run About 5:45 Tuesday morning helicopters from the Baxter County Sheriff’s Office helicopter and the U.S. Army National Guard touched down outside the residence of a parole absconder

10 arrested on drug charges

Ten people have been arrested in Izard County following a drug investigation with arrest warrants executed Tuesday by the Izard County Sheriff’s Department, the 16th Judicial District Drug Task Force and the Arkansas State Police. Izard County