arkansas Archive

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    How You Can Donate to Help Victims of the Tornadoes

    There are several ways you can help out. To donate to the Arkansas Red Cross, text “REDCROSS” to 90999 or to the Salvation Army, text “STORM” to 80888. Many places around Northwest Arkansas are also accepting donations. They’re asking for household items, toiletries, and bedding. Here’s a […]

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    Volunteers Find Memories in Vilonia

    Early this morning, more than 60 volunteers, who call themselves the Arkansas Dream Center, met at a Conway church and they went out to the worst hit parts of Vilonia, Arkansas to help pick up the pieces.  Many of the people have no ties to […]

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    10 Killed After Tornadoes Slam Arkansas

    Tornadoes tore through the central part of the United States today destroying cities in at least 3 different states.  Local authorities have confirmed 11 deaths in Arkansas and one in Oklahoma.  According to authorities damage is “widespread” after a tornado hit Mayflower, Arkansas and there […]

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    Senator Boozman Recovering After Heart Surgery

    Senator Boozman is recovering today after an unexpected heart surgery Tuesday. Boozman was admitted to immediate surgery after he had chest and heart pains. The family had this to say about the incident.“We appreciate the prayers, kind words and well-wishes that have come from Arkansans and people […]

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    Lincoln Assistant Police Chief Arrested for Assault

    A local cop is facing charges after an arrest over the weekend. According to a report, Lincoln assistant police chief, Tony Lee, was arrested after a fight with his wife in front of their children. Police say during the fight, Lee’s wife threw a measuring tape […]

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    Chelsea Clinton Announces Pregnancy

    Chelsea Clinton announced today that she is going to be a mom. Clinton broke the news of her pregnancy at a Women’s event in New York with Hillary Clinton, her mom. Chelsea says, “I just hope that I will be as good a mom to my […]

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    Springfest 2014 Keeping Fayetteville Funky

    Fayetteville will be getting a little funkier this weekend.  Springfest began in 1983 by Dickson Street vendors as a way to celebrate the history and culture of Fayetteville.  The festival features a pancake breakfast, live music, and the annual bed races where teams make their […]

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    Lottery Drawing will Determine Food Trucks in Fayetteville

    Owners of Food trucks who want to operate in public places around Fayetteville will have to submit their names by the end of April for a lottery drawing. New laws put in place in March will allow vendors the opportunity to use public parking spaces […]

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    Former Hog Pleads Not Guilty to Animal Cruelty Charges

    Former Razorback, Jarrett Lake plead not guilty today to felony animal cruelty charges. Fayetteville Animal Control responded last December to a call over animal abandonment in Lake’s rented home. When they arrived, they found a dead pit bull in the garage and another malnourished pit bull […]

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    Fayetteville to Unveil New Emergency Alert System

    The City of Fayetteville is launching a new alert system at a press conference this Friday at 11:00 a.m. at City Hall. Mayor Lioneld Jordan will give details about the new Fayetteville alert system and how to sign up. It’s a free emergency alert service for Fayetteville residents, […]

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