NORTH PULASKI COUNTY, AR - An accident has shutdown all lanes of Hwy. 67/167 in both directions from Hwy. 440 to Kiehl Avenue. Officials say it involves a dump truck that toppled power lines this morning. More details to come.
GARLAND COUNTY, AR – A man was airlifted to a local hospital after police say his grandfather shot him in the stomach. Deputies with the Garland County Sheriff's Office were sent to the 100 block of Mayberry Lane around 8:20 Tuesday night after hearing a report of a shooting. When they arrived, deputies learned that Garrett Cain, 26, and his
LITTLE ROCK, AR -- The ongoing squabble over funding one of Arkansas's busiest jails came to a head again Tuesday night. The controversy is splitting Pulaski County cities -- some agreeing with the county's long-term proposal and others calling it a bad deal. "Running a jail is a very expensive operation," said Pulaski County Judge Buddy Villines. He says the
LITTLE ROCK, AR - "We were incredibly poor." Times were hard for Dominik Mjartan growing up in the final throes of communist Czechoslovakia. "You're relatives that were Christians were thrown in prison or they disappeared," says Mjartan. His father was an engineer his mother a film critic and writer, but because they refused to join the communist party. "They made
HOT SPRINGS, AR - Monday night, the Veterans Memorial Committee of Garland County voted to approve raising money for a statue to honor Adam Brown. Brown was a Navy Seal, killed in action in 2010 in Afghanistan. The committee is working to raise $50,000 to have the statue finished and delivered to Arkansas. Florida artist Greg Marra is already working
LITTLE ROCK, AR - Are you crazy for Otey, the Arkansas Travelers' new mascot? Minor League Baseball is asking fans to vote for their favorite mascots as part of 2014 Mascot Mania. Click here to vote for Otey as the best Texas League mascot!
JEFFERSON COUNTY, AR - Deputies with the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office are searching for the man they believe brutally beat a county inmate. According to jail officials, a video from June 16 documents a brutal beating you can't see on camera. According to the sheriff's office, Paul Washington is being punched in the head and body slammed to the point
ROGERS, AR (News release) - Six times a year at Hobbs State Park, the Sugar Creek Astronomical Society presents instructional astronomy programs at the Park’s visitor center followed by night sky viewing. The July 2014 gathering is sure to be a memorable one. It's taking place Saturday (July 26), including a Beginning Astronomy Class at 7:30 p.m. and a Night
SPRINGDALE, AR (KNWA) - Some Arkansas voters got a chance today to hear more from two candidates running for governor. The first stop in North Arkansas today for Republican Asa Hutchinson and Democrat Mike Ross was at a forum in Springdale. Here's just a quick glimpse of what was discussed: On the issue of large scale hog farms, Ross voiced
LITTLE ROCK, AR - A Little Rock River Market restaurant (W.T. Bubba's) has been forced to close because it didn't pay its taxes. It's just one example of what's happening across the state. This year alone, the Department of Finance and Administration (DFA) has threatened to close thousands of businesses across the state for not paying up. The businesses are
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Saturday, July 26 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Witt Stephens Jr. Central Arkansas Nature Center 602 President Clinton Avenue Little Rock 501-907-0636 If you'd like to find out what your old fishing tackle is worth, members of the National Fishing Lure Collectors Club will be here to help. They can evaluate, identify and appraise any old fishing items you bring to this