Monday Aug 18
Region 8 convict found dead in prison cell
Steven Hill, Jr. GRADY, AR - A Region 8 man serving more than 60 years in prison for rape and attempted murder was found dead early Monday morning in his cell at the Varner SuperMax unit in Grady.
Ark. court upholds veteran's murder conviction
This 2012 photo provided by the Arkansas Department of Correction shows prison inmate Steven Russell at the Cummins Unit in Grady, Ark.
Log Cabin Democrat
Ockert: 37 convicted killers await fate on Arkansas' 'Death Row'
While Arkansas officials grapple with the methods of execution in Arkansas, 37 convicted killers languish on "Death Row" in the Varner Supermax Unit at the state Department of Correction prison near Grady, 28 miles south of Pine Bluff.