Ashley County Newswire

Ashley County Newswire

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Results 1 - 20 of 38 in Ashley County, AR

  1. Arkansas officers shoot, wound man in CrossettRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | The Courier

    Arkansas State Police say a man was shot and wounded by a law officer in Crossett. A news release from state police spokesman Bill Sadler on Friday says David Massey Jr. was shot while driving a vehicle toward an Ashley County deputy when officers were attempting to arrest him Thursday morning.

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  2. Lawmen wound 1 in Crossett shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    The Arkansas State Police is investigating a shooting by law enforcement officers attempting to serve a warrant in Ashley County, which left a man hospitalized.

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  3. Arkansas law officers shoot, wound man in CrossettRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | Log Cabin Democrat

    A news release from state police spokesman Bill Sadler on Friday says David Massey Jr. was shot while driving a vehicle toward an Ashley County deputy when officers were attempting to arrest him Thursday morning. The release says both the deputy and another officer fired at the vehicle, which struck the deputy before crashing into a parked pickup truck, then traveling a short distance before stopping and Massey surrendered.

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  4. State Police reviewing shots fired at Crossett suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    ... atment of a non-life threatening wound. Upon being discharged from the hospital, he will be transported to the Ashley County Jail. 1 comment

  5. In audit of Wilmot, $298,000 unaccounted for, panel toldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... to an audit finding within the Wilmot Water Department, said state police spokesman Bill Sadler. Wilmot is in Ashley County and several miles from the Louisiana state line. The city is governed by a mayor and six aldermen, Locke said. Its Water ...

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  6. Citizens Purchase of Parkway Set to Close At 1.41x BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    The sale of Parkway Bankshares Inc. of Portland (Ashley County) to Citizens Bancshares of Batesville Inc. will close at $21.8 million. The math of the all-cash transaction for the parent company of the $133 million-asset Parkway Bank of Rogers works ...

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  7. Parkway Deal Set to Close At 1.41x BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    The sale of Parkway Bankshares Inc. of Portland (Ashley County) to Citizens Bancshares of Batesville Inc. will close at $21.8 million. The math of the all-cash transaction for the parent company of the $133 million-asset Parkway Bank of Rogers works ...

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  8. Arkansas Gov. Replaces Health Insurance Exchanges Board MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Insurance Journal West

    ... by John Womack, chief executive of Arvest Bank in central Arkansas, and Phillip Gilmore, chief executive of Ashley County Medical Center in Crossett. J.R. Davis, a spokesman for the governor, said the two new members of the board share the ...

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  9. 2 Beebe put on exchange board oustedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... are John Womack, chief executive of Arvest Bank in central Arkansas, and Phillip Gilmore, chief executive of Ashley County Medical Center in Crossett. Hutchinson, a Republican, "has a different vision" for the board, spokesman J.R. Davis said. ...

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  10. Two wrecks in state kill two, injure threeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... State police reported that a 2002 Honda Rancher ATV and a 2010 Kawasaki ATV were both traveling west on Ashley County Road 922. As the two ATVs approached Ashley County Road 27, the Kawasaki ATV struck the rear of the Rancher ATV, causing that ATV ...

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  11. ATV crash kills minor, injures 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    An unidentified minor was killed in an ATV collision Sunday in Ashley County, according to Arkansas State Police.

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  12. Parkway Sale: Failed Foray Sets the StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    The pending sale of Parkway Bankshares Inc. of Portland (Ashley County) will end an 11-year struggle to make profitable inroads in northwest Arkansas. Benton County presented an opportunity to diversify from its southeast Arkansas base and tap into ...

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  13. Crappie fishing a trick at GrampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... an interesting place that doesn't get a lot of publicity. Impounded from a tributary of Bayou Bartholomew in Ashley County near Montrose, it is similar to most lakes in southeast Arkansas with its signature hem of tupelo and cypress trees. It is ...

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  14. Crash injuries kill Fountain Hill manRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | NWAonline

    A Fountain Hill man was killed Wednesday night after a single-vehicle crash on U.S. 425 about 8 miles north of Hamburg in Ashley County, Arkansas State Police reported.

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  15. Fountain Hill man killed after vehicle leaves road, strikes treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    A Fountain Hill man died after he failed to stop at a highway intersection and his vehicle left the road in Ashley County, according to an Arkansas State Police report.

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  16. Tests to close lanes south of HamburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    Pavement and soil testing on U.S. 425 and U.S. 82 south of Hamburg in Ashley County will require a series of lane closures for six days beginning Monday, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said.

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  17. Scott Young: consistent, high crop yields in south ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | Delta Farm Press

    ... bushels. In 2014, we came in first again with 323.77 bushels." It may come as a surprise that Young farms in Ashley County not far from the southeast portion of the state that has produced 100-bushel-plus soybeans for three years running. But he ...

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  18. Lawmen comb site in search for manRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    Authorities in Ashley and Drew counties, along with the Arkansas State Police, are investigating the disappearance of a Hamburg man.

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  19. Apparent death of Hamburg man investigatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    Arkansas State Police along with Ashley and Drew County deputies are investigating the disappearance and apparent death of an Ashley County man, authorities said Friday.

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  20. Missing Ashley County Man Found DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | FOX16

    Our sister station KTVE in Monroe-El Dorado reports that the Ashley County Sheriff's Office says the body of Sam Arnold, 41, was found in Drew County. Friday morning, the Arkansas State Police issued a news release stating that the agency is assisting with the investigation.

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