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Former Payroll Specialist Admits Embezzling Almost $800,000
A former payroll specialist who admitted embezzling nearly $800,000 from the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute in Moss Landing has been sentenced in federal court in San Jose to one year and seven months in prison.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Woman found mentally fit for trial in slaying
Christina Maria Scroggin MOUNTAIN HOME, AR - Doctors say a Mountain Home woman accused in the death of a 24-year-old man is mentally fit to proceed to trial.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Local woman cashes in 200K lotto ticket
MOUNTAIN HOME, AR - A Mountain Home woman is $200,000 richer after buying a scratch-off ticket.
Police: Mountain Home man charged in officer assault
MOUNTAIN HOME, AR - Arkansas authorities have charged a man after a police pursuit that left both the man and an officer injured.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Man arrested for stealing truck from Mountain Home
Trevor Johnson JONESBORO, AR - A Region 8 man is accused of stealing a truck. According to a probable cause affidavit, 46-year-old Trevor Johnson is charged with theft by receiving.
Douglas County Herald
Black Jack Community Church
We had another great Sunday service. Our new pastor, Brother Vic Murdy, and his wife, Carol, are settling in.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Driver injured after crashing into two helicopters
MOUNTAIN HOME, AR - One man was injured in a single vehicle accident after he drove his car into two helicopters in the jail yard, according to Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Arkansas officials block inmate uniform proposal
MOUNTAIN HOME, AR - The Baxter County Quorum Court has killed a proposal to replace inmates' black-and-white striped jail uniforms with green scrubs.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Baxter County woman, 33, found dead in home
Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery says a 33-year-old woman has been found dead in her home.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Local man's second chance really pays off
Michael and Terry Beyen MOUNTAIN HOME, AR - Instead of tossing his losing lottery ticket in the trash, a Region 8 man decided to "play it again" and wound up a big winner.
Man accused of shoving, hitting child charged with felony battery
David Sutterfield MOUNTAIN HOME, AR - A Region 8 man is being held on bond, accused of shoving a 5-year-old boy down and hitting him in the face.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Arkansas official wants to change jail uniform
MOUNTAIN HOME, AR - An official in north Arkansas wants to change what inmates wear while jailed in Baxter County.