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Man admits to sex act with small boy

    A 48-year-old man accused of having inappropriate sexual contact with a nine-year-old boy appeared in Baxter County Circuit Court Thursday. Jason Adam Memegos of Briarcliff entered a plea of guilty to a charge of […]

COVID spike changes library’s plans

    The Baxter County Library Foundation has announced that due to the increase in COVID-19 cases in the area that it is postponing the Outdoor Movie Night fundraiser scheduled for Friday night. A makeup date […]

Governor reinstates Public Health Emergency for Arkansas

Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson held a special press conference concerning COVID-19 on Thursday afternoon. The Governor announced the reinstatement of a Public Health Emergency, along with his plans to call the Arkansas General Assembly back […]

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Gun violence in America: Newark

ngus Mordant/Bloomberg via Getty Images(NEWARK, N.J.) — It’s the most populous city in New Jersey with over 280,000 residents and regarded as one of its most dangerous. Crime has plagued the city for decades and […]

Gun violence in America: Do something

iStock/EyeJoy(FRESNO, Calif.) — It’s 7:51 p.m. on a warm Friday night. Fresno, California, police officer Bret Hutchins and his two partners are checking on a burglary call. The 911 caller reported somebody broke into a […]