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Fort Smith, Arkansas is located in Sebastian County. Zip codes in Fort Smith, AR include 72908, 72906, and 72905. The median home price in Fort Smith is $139,500 which is roughly $63/per square foot. More Fort Smith information.

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3 hrs ago | NWAonline

Arvest Files New Suit In Smiley Case; Appears To Settle Disputes With Other Banks

Arvest Bank filed a new lawsuit against former bank president Dennis Smiley after asking the court to dismiss a different case.

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Madden 15 Gameplay! (So Much Rage!!)

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

7 hrs ago | 5NEWSonline.com

Snakes Found In Clarksville High School Gym

"They got 12 out of there one day and I know yesterday they had a copperhead in there," said Christie Peterson.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The City Wire

Fort Smith library officials talk budget cuts following millage election loss

At the first Fort Smith Library Board of Trustees meeting following the failed millage increase election on Aug. 12, the board and management of the library are expecting budget cuts for the 2015 fiscal year.

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The City Wire

Fort Smith Board approves $1.5 million for osteopathic college

The Fort Smith Board of Directors approved three items related to infrastructure improvements at the site of the planned Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Ark. county considers raising ambulance fee

Speaking to representatives of cities within the county, including four mayors, at the Sebastian County Intergovernmental Cooperation Council meeting on Monday, County Judge David Hudson outlined a plan for an increase in ambulance service fees for citizens who live outside of Fort Smith and Barling, which are served by the Sebastian County ... (more)

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5NEWSonline.com

Man Dies After Being Found With A Gunshot Wound In Barling

A man who was found with a gunshot wound to the chest Tuesday morning in Barling has died, officials say.

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Arkansas Online

Raise ambulance fee, county chief says

FORT SMITH -- Sebastian County Judge David Hudson is heading an effort to increase a fee for Sebastian County Emergency Medical Service to generate more money for the service and to relieve the county's general fund of its current burden of subsidizing it.

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KSLA-TV Shreveport

Sens. Boozman, Inhofe to attend Arkansas hearing

U.S. Sens. John Boozman of Arkansas and Jim Inhofe of Oklahoma are to attend a transportation hearing in Fort Smith.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

KSLA-TV Shreveport

Man wanted for kidnapping arrested in Oklahoma

NTSB investigators are now saying there may have been engine problems on take-off for a small plane that crashed in a Natchitoches soybean field Sunday.

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The City Wire

Employment continues to return to Trane's Fort Smith plant

It was just four years ago that Trane laid off more than 200 at its Fort Smith facility, but production has returned and with it, so have many of the jobs lost in 2010.

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5NEWSonline.com

Inmate Found Dead In Washington County Jail

A Washington County jail inmate committed suicide overnight after being held on suspicion of drug charges, the Sheriff's Office announced Monday.

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5NEWSonline.com

Car Hits Fort Smith Home Following Collision

Fort Smith Police responded to an accident at the intersection of 14th Street and Dallas Street Monday morning.

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Texarkana Gazette

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ABOVE: Makayla Keech, left, Josha'lynn Dotson and Juana Sanchez pick strawberries with their Morrison Elementary first-grade class May 12 at Wild Things Farm in Pocola, Ark.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

4029TV.com

What do cool summers really mean?

Regardless of how the second half of August goes, Summer 2014 will end up being cooler than normal, and likely one of the coolest on record.

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The City Wire

Don't blame the voters

This notion that a majority of Fort Smithians are anti-progress and aren't willing to pay the bill for socio-economic improvements is absurd and an unfortunate and ill-considered response among those frustrated by voter rejection of a library millage increase.

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The City Wire

Presidents, war and the - requisite skills'

Dr. Robert Willoughby, who first came to UAFS in 2006, has been head of the department since 2010.

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The City Wire

TEAL in Tahiti draws record crowd in effort to - do something'

Blanche West presents a $5,000 check to Katie O`Brian with Stage 1 Diagnostics to support ovarian cancer research.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

5NEWSonline.com

Local Athletes Compete In Burger Eating Contest

Every year ESPN Radio puts on a hamburger eating contest for local high school athletes as part of their "Football Trip of a Lifetime" contest.

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Fayetteville Free Weekly

Show Review: Boston

On Friday night, Aug. 14, the band that started in 1969 as an idea from an MIT student rocked the stage at the Rogers AMP.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

The City Wire

Reynolds Cancer Support House receives $36,000 grant

The Donald W. Reynolds Cancer Support House received a $36,000 grant from the Arkansas Cancer Coalition to Enhance the Quality of Life for Cancer Survivors through Patient Navigation Services.

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