Baxter County Newswire (Page 5)

Baxter County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Baxter County, AR. (Page 5)

Results 81 - 95 of 95 in Baxter County, AR

  1. Parolee arrested after car theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BAXTER COUNTY, AR - Arkansas State Police arrested a parolee on Tuesday, Jan. 3 after he stole a motor vehicle from the 70-block of Bayside Terrace in the rural Mountain Home area. According to a news release from the Baxter County Sheriff's Office, the victim notified deputies that their 2010 Mazda 6 was stolen from the driveway of their home around 1:15 p.m. After a description of the vehicle was given, an Arkansas state trooper located the vehicle around 1:40 p.m. and arrested 27-year-old Taylor Daniel George of Mountain Home, who was on parole at the time.

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  2. Sworn in, 34 Arkansas judges welcome new rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | NWAonline

    ... who were at church Sunday morning. About 75 people attended the 5:30 p.m. swearing-in ceremony at the Baxter County Court Complex, with his oath administered by Justice Rhonda Wood, Womack said. On Tuesday, Gruber was joined by her family to be ...

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  3. Man tries to stab tree, stabs himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A 24-year-old Mountain Home man is in jail after he allegedly showed up drunk at a rural Mountain Home residence, attempted to stab two people there with a knife, missed, and later stabbed himself while attempting to stab a tree, according to a news release from Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery. Dominic Anthony Swingle went to a home in the 100 block of Baxter County Road 989 shortly after 8 p.m. Thursday night.

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  4. Man flees deputies on motorcycle, then runs before arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BAXTER COUNTY, AR - A man who tried to drive away, then run away from deputies is spending the beginning of 2017 in jail. Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery says Jason Chorba of Mountain Home was arrested New Years Day after a suspicious person complaint.

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  5. Longtime Arkansas judge who eschewed gavel retiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | NWAonline

    Baxter County District Court Judge Van Gearhart walked into his courtroom Thursday morning, sartorially elegant, yet humble. It's something he's done for 22 years, but Thursday marked his last time to preside over court as he is retiring after more than two decades of service.

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  6. Arkansas man accused of swinging knife, found lying in bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    An Arkansas man accused of aggravated assault was found unconscious in a kitchen "with blood all around him" Thursday night, the Baxter County sheriff's office said.

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  7. Longtime Arkansas judge who eschewed gavel retiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    Baxter County District Court Judge Van Gearhart walked into his courtroom Thursday morning, sartorially elegant, yet humble.

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  8. Probationer jailed after chase, crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | NWAonline

    An Arkansan on probation was arrested Tuesday after he led Missouri officers on a vehicle chase and then crashed in Baxter County, authorities said. Mitchell Teconchuk, 21, of Mountain Home was apprehended a little after 5:10 p.m. when he wrecked his Nissan Juke near Arkansas 201 and Baxter County Road 484, a news release from Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery said.

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  9. Arkansas parolee arrested after pursuit, crash, sheriff saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    Authorities arrested an Arkansas parolee Tuesday after he led Missouri officers in a pursuit and then crashed in Baxter County, authorities said.

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  10. Closure of old Arkansas landfill and tire dump needs bidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... Regional Solid Waste Management District owns the North Arkansas Board of Regional Sanitation landfill in Baxter County. The district is unable to close the landfill because it defaulted on the landfill's bonds. The Department of Environmental ...

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  11. Deputies arrest man after fight in Baxter Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BAXTER COUNTY, AR - Baxter County deputies arrested a man after a fight occurred that that sent one other man to the hospital. According to a press release, Joshua Shane Bermingham was arrested after the fight happened at the 220-block of DuPont Lane in Gassville on Tuesday, Dec. 13 around 7:40 p.m. According to the release, a deputy arrived on the scene after a 911 call and found the front door of the residence open and noticed broken glass and other objects on the floor.

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  12. Sheriff's office: 5 trailer loads worth of stolen items found in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    A north Arkansas man has been arrested after authorities say they found about five trailer loads of stolen property inside mini-storage units earlier this week in Baxter County.

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  13. Lakeview driver dies; 3 cars wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    An Arkansas man died Wednesday morning in Baxter County after two other vehicles collided on a highway, and he veered off the road, state police said.

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  14. Police: 87-year-old Arkansas man killed after veering off highway, striking culvertRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    An Arkansas man was killed Wednesday morning in Baxter County after two other vehicles collided on a highway, and he veered off the road, state police said.

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  15. Man killed, 2 injured in Baxter Co. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | KAIT-TV

    BAXTER COUNTY, AR - A Baxter County man was killed in a 3-car crash after a driver attempted to pass another on a foggy road, authorities said Thursday. According to an Arkansas State Police crash report , two vehicles, a Buick and Ford were driving south on Highway 5 in Baxter County Wednesday morning.

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