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Arkansas memorial to singer Levon Helm in works

Plans call for statue, restored boyhood home in Marvell

The cotton fields of Turkey Scratch are occasionally invaded by foreign tourists taking pictures.

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DWI charges tossed for son of Gov. Asa Hutchinson

Technical errors in citation lead to circuit court ruling

FAYETTEVILLE -- A DWI conviction against William Asa Hutchinson III, the Arkansas governor's son, was overturned Monday based in part on the difference between darkness and daylight.

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Sonora woman, 35, jailed after shooting

A Sonora woman told police she shot Gary Dean Johnson, 63, of Hindsville because he wouldn't let her leave his camper trailer, according to a probable-cause report.

Arkansas native linked to $42M Ponzi scheme begins 50-month prison term

A 66-year-old Fort Smith woman has reported to a federal prison in Texas to begin serving a 50-month sentence in connection with a multimillion-dollar Ponzi scheme she ran through her companies in New Jersey.

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Lot-rent plans revive debate in Fayetteville

Dickson Street issue: Local vs. chain

FAYETTEVILLE -- From Dead Swanky to a house of prayer.

24 charged in Arkansas in largest-ever U.S. health-care fraud case

Twenty-four people have been charged in Arkansas as part of the "largest health-care fraud enforcement action in Department of Justice history," according to a federal agency.

Lawmakers to study closed primary votes

EUREKA SPRINGS -- Arkansas legislators will study a proposal to close primary elections to voters in opposing parties.

U.S. tells Arkansas to delete files on voter data

Arkansas voter data provided to President Donald Trump's voter-fraud commission is headed for the trash days after it was submitted.

Voters favor tax extension for Berryville

Berryville voters on Tuesday approved the extension of a 0.5 percent sales tax until 2030 and the issuance of up to $6.5 million in bonds to pay for improvements, primarily for streets.

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PHOTOS: 160-year-old barn for sale in Arkansas

Stagecoach horses once slept there, preservationists say

For sale: 160-year-old barn that served as a horse stable for the longest stagecoach line in history.

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Cathie Brown removes pies Friday from the oven at the Oark Grocery and Cafe, where she works. Brown ...

Cathie Brown removes pies Friday from the oven at the Oark Grocery and Cafe, where she works. Brown hasn't been able to get to her...

Published: May 7, 2017

Margot Mayer (left) and Bobbi Bins discuss rental properties in downtown Eureka Springs on Thursday ...

Margot Mayer (left) and Bobbi Bins discuss rental properties in downtown Eureka Springs on Thursday while in the bar of DeVito’s R...

Published: June 27, 2016

Kelli J. Zumwalt, co-owner of K.J.’s Caribe Restaurant in Eureka Springs who is pictured here Thursd...

Kelli J. Zumwalt, co-owner of K.J.’s Caribe Restaurant in Eureka Springs who is pictured here Thursday, said she worried she might...

Published: June 27, 2016

Dakota Buck leads a ghost tour Wednesday in front of Penn castle in Eureka Springs. Neighbors have c...

Dakota Buck leads a ghost tour Wednesday in front of Penn castle in Eureka Springs. Neighbors have complained Haunted Eureka Sprin...

Published: May 31, 2016

The old bridge is a safety issue, in particular, because it’s so narrow, said Steve Lawrence, distri...

The old bridge is a safety issue, in particular, because it’s so narrow, said Steve Lawrence, district engineer for the highway de...

Published: April 17, 2016

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