Monday Jul 21
Former officer appears in court on drug charges
WALNUT RIDGE, AR - A Region 8 police officer accused of fraud and possession appeared in court Monday, according to the Lawrence County Circuit Court Clerk's Office.
6 arrests made in task force round-up
Robert Edgar Willfond Henry Ty Nelson Corey Austin Willfond Bradley David Harris Jason Lester Callahan LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR - Several Lawrence County residents were arrested and drugs were confiscated during a drug task force round-up.
Having grown up in the era of the Walnut Ridge Bobcats and Pocahontas Redskins rivalry, followed later by the Bobcat vs. Mustang rivalry, it has been gratifying to see the cooperation between the communities and youth through the Pocahontas Aquatics Club Dolphins.
When walls talk: a tour through Argenta's C. Owen O'Kelly House
Historic houses offer more to a community than a look at history, they also present a window into past society's preferences.
Police crack down on drunk driving during Fourth of July
JONESBORO, AR - Many in Region 8 will be traveling for the Fourth of July. However, the National Highway Safety Administration said the holiday has proven to be one of the deadliest on roadways nationwide.
Sheriff: couple fails meth test
Anna Doyle Clarence Bowker WALNUT RIDGE, AR - Lawrence County Sheriff Jody Dotson says a couple of suspects put to the test failed.
Shane and Kim Barrow of Jonesboro have announced the birth of a son, born June 4, 2014, at St. Bernards Birthcare Center.