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A three-vehicle accident on Friday, Nov. 30 claimed the life of 56- year-old Charles Russell Forrest when his Kia Sorento was struck head on by John Davidson, 37, of Siloam Springs.

Lewis Coleman Shores, the 19-year-old suspect in a September double homicide, died Thursday night after being found unresponsive in his jail cell earlier that day.

In the spirit of the Season, Sebastian County Sheriff’s Office is announcing a misdemeanor warrant amnesty week to begin on 12-3-18. The amnesty period will run through Dec. 7. The week will give citizens with active misdemeanor warrants an opportunity to resolve their cases without going to…

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The first wave of invitations went out for the Best of River Valley All Star Preps Banquet. Among the 54 student-athletes receiving the call so far, are a pair of Mansfield Lady Tigers.

Scott County is in desperate need of volunteers to drive the Veterans Van to transport Veterans to Fayetteville, if interested please contact the Veterans Service Office located in the Scott County Courthouse. Office hours are: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For …

Ten years ago, the global financial crisis roiled the economy in the United States and elsewhere. The way our economy is performing right now means it might be easy to forget how dire the situation was then, but reflecting on this contrast helps us appreciate how far we’ve come and how we got here.

On Nov. 2, the Mansfield Middle School seventh and eighth grade FBLA students took a trip to Locomotion in Fayetteville to enjoy a day of fun and fellowship.

Mansfield Parent Involvement Committee (MPIC) along with Mansfield Elementary is sponsoring a food drive in order to help families during Thanksgiving.

Mansfield Elementary School third grade students recently attended the Festival of Science at UAFS on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018. The event was sponsored by the UAFS ERZ. The students had the opportunity to make paper helicopters, extract DNA from a strawberry, study cells and pond life, and wor…

The unofficial results from the 2018 General Election held on Tuesday, Nov. 6 are listed within. At time of press, ballots still had to be re-inputted to complete the election process. Some of the listed numbers may differ once the election has been certified. These numbers will be reflected…

Scott County Quorum Court to meet

If you have lived through the 70s, you would have heard the song “Hard to say I am sorry” by the lengendary group, “CHICAGO”. I love that song and I would sing along every time I heard it on the radio.

While passing through Waldron last Thursday, Breanna Elliott took time to strike-a-pose in front of a recent mural painting located at historic downtown Waldron. Three murals have been added to the wall over the past year. Come out and check out the talents of local artists. Use #historicmai…

The hometown of Waldron and surrounding communities in Scott, Logan, Sebastian and Polk counties have all helped to build a fuel company from the ground up with their loyalty, patronage and support the past 14 years at a business in Waldron called Alliance Propane & Petro, Inc.  

Former Scott County Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, John T. Tatum, will appear before a District Court judge on the charges received from a July 16 incident. Tatum was driving on Arkansas State Highway 80 East when he was approached by Arkansas State Trooper Mike Lance at the Dutch Creek Bridge…

The filing date for City of Waldron municipal offices ended at noon on Friday, August 17th. The following is a list of candidates for City of Waldron municipal offices that will be placed on the November ballot: Mayor: William (David) Millard, Lanis Harwell. City Clerk/Treasurer: Sherry John…

The following individuals were listed on the 15th Judicial Circuit Division 1 court docket for jury trial on Tuesday, August 21 at 9:30 a.m. in the Scott County Courthouse.

Keep Arkansas Clean and Beautiful is a campaign to prevent littering in our state and environment. My family and I have been supporting the movement since 2010, and we would like to keep our promise and commitment in continuing our family mission. We have invited many young people and adults…

The Arkansas State Police is looking for eligible recruits to fill the 2019 academy class. Qualified individuals will be selected to enter the Arkansas State Police Recruit Academy, with a start date of February 24, 2019.