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Terry Lee Palmere is headed to prison after pleading guilty in two cases and no contest in a third Thursday in Baxter County Circuit Court.
More than 10 years ago, the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission began "stair-stepping" the state doe harvest.
James Joseph Fisher, 34, of Texarkana has been incarcerated in Baxter County Detention Center following his arrest Wednesday evening in Miller County on two outstanding felony bench warrants held by Baxter County Sheriff's Office, according to Sheriff John Montgomery.
Harris, 64, resides at 257 Chriswood Drive in Clarkridge. According to Montgomery, Harris was convicted of sexual assault on a child-position of trust and sexual assault on a child-use of threats in May 1999.
Today is March 6, the 65th day of 2014. Sunrise today is 06:31:44 a.m., and sunset is 6:09:35 p.m. The temperature at Baxter County Airport at 5 a.m. is 27 F with 89 percent humidity.
An amendment to the state budget for immediate funding to properly cleanup and close the NABORS landfill in north Baxter County was adopted by voice vote of the Arkansas House of Representatives at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.
An Equine Infectious Anemia Verifier Certification program will be conducted at 6 p.m. March 11 at the Baxter County Services Building, 213 E. Sixth St. The certification program will be conducted by the Arkansas Livestock and Poultry Commission.
Only two county primary races developed in Baxter County as the candidate filing period closed.
Christy Boozer took a phone call last week that is every parent's worst nightmare.
The value listed for each transaction is derived from the tax stamps affixed to each instrument: Ray T. Abner transferred property in Baxter County to Cecil D. and Jeannie Hutchins; $75,000.
A proposal to increase the federal minimum wage to $10.10 per hour is more than politics for many residents of the Twin Lakes Area, whose wages don't rise to that level.
On Jan. 1, Baxter County Sheriff's deputies responded to a complaint of a burglary at a home on Baxter CR 605 and found entry had been made into the residence through a pet door on the back side of the house.
In the late 1960s and '70s, Hollywood filmed four movies in neighboring counties: Bootleggers, Bloody Mama, Bonnie and Clyde ,and Wishbone Cutter, aka The Curse of Demon Mountain and The Shadows of Chikara.