Crawford County Newswire

Crawford County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Crawford County, AR.

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  1. Man Booked On Suspicion Of Internet Stalking A ChildRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | 5NEWSonline.com

    Ricky Don Flynn, 44, was arrested after attempting to set up a sexual encounter with a 13-year-old girl via Facebook. Officials said Flynn has four other Facebook profiles, and the Crawford County Sheriff's Department was informed of suspicious activity by the parents of the child.

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  2. Disaster Recovery Center in Crawford County to Close Aug. 7; Deadline to Register is Aug. 25.Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Federal Emergency Management Agency

    Hours at the disaster recovery center in Crawford County changed this week and officials announced the center will close at the end of the business day on Friday, Aug. 7. Located at the Arkansas Valley Electric Cooperative Building, 615 E. Pointer Trail in Van Buren, the center provides help to those whose homes or businesses were affected by the severe spring storms, May 7 to June 15, 2015. Hours at the center are now from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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  3. Arkansas highway commission approves bid for interchangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NWAonline

    The Arkansas State Highway Commission has approved a $1.8 million bid for improvements to 25 interchanges on several highways in seven counties. The interchanges included are on U.S. 63 in Craighead County; U.S. 270 in Garland County; Arkansas 10 in Pulaski County; and U.S. 67 in White County.

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  4. Suspect In Mountainburg Trooper Shooting Bonded Out Of JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | 5NEWSonline.com

    A man accused of threatening an Arkansas State Police officer near Mountainburg in June has bonded out of the Crawford County Detention Center. Gil Antonio Ramirez-Lemus, 45, who was shot during the incident with the trooper, was released from jail July 9 on a $25,000 bond.

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  5. The Compass Report: Arkansas economy improves in the first quarter of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | The City Wire

    ... of Finance & Administration were up 2.9% quarter-on-quarter after adjusting for the increased rate in Crawford County. Building permit values finished strong in March, with $9.269 million in work permitted, well ahead of the $2.678 million in March ...

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  6. Cruz to speak in Van BurenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | NWAonline

    Cruz will be the keynote speaker at the Republican Party of Crawford County's 2015 Lincoln Day Dinner at Van Buren High School. The theme of the Aug. 12 event is "Reigniting America."

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  7. Sen. Ted Cruz Added to List of 2016 Presidential Candidate Visits to ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | FOX16

    On Saturday , the Republican Party of Crawford County announced Senator Ted Cruz will be their guest speaker at this year's Lincoln Day Dinner. The event will be held Wednesday, August 12th at Van Buren High School.

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  8. Presidential Candidate Ted Cruz To Speak In Van BurenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | 5NEWSonline.com

    The Texas senator is set to be the guest speaker of the Lincoln Day Dinner on Aug. 12, according to the Republican Party of Crawford County. "Reigniting America" will be the theme for the dinner.

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  9. Donald Trump calls the Hogs; Ted Cruz coming to Van BurenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | Arkansas Times

    ... KARK for the clip. Coming next month, a similar statesman, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz. Details to come soon on the Crawford County Republicans' Facebook page . Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a Democratic Party fund-raiser ...

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  10. Crawford County Deputies Seek Alma Burglary SuspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Crawford County deputies are looking for two burglary suspects for questioning in relation to a burglary that took place on Wednesday , authorities say. Keith Puckett and Kena Dye are both wanted for questioning in relation to a residential burglary that took place near Alma, according to the Crawford County Sheriff's Office.

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  11. FEMA Offers Help in Applying for Individual AssistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | 5NEWSonline.com

    FEMA is in Van Buren this week helping homeowners in Crawford and Sebastian counties apply for federal assistance after storms and flooding left behind damage across the area this spring. A Disaster Recovery Center is located at 615 East Pointer Trail for those who want to visit with FEMA in person after experiencing damage from storms that occurred May 7 through June 15, 2015.

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  12. Two Sex Offenders Moving Into Crawford CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Kyle Harvey will be residing in the 6900 block of Dean Road in Alma, according to Crawford County Prosecutor Mark McCune. According to court records, he was convicted in 2012 for second-degree sexual assault involving a 12-year-old girl.

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  13. House burns in SpringdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | NWAonline

    ... was in a neighbor's backyard, apparently unharmed, she said. A disaster recovery center will open Tuesday in Crawford County to help residents and business owners affected by severe weather that hit the state in May and June. Read>>

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  14. Crawford County disaster recovery center to open TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | NWAonline

    A disaster recovery center will open Tuesday in Crawford County to help residents and business owners affected by severe weather that hit the state in May and June. The center, at the Arkansas Valley Electric Cooperative building at 615 Pointer Trail in Van Buren, will be open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and from 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Federal Emergency Management Agency officials announced.

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  15. FEMA Teams In Sebastian, Crawford Counties To Assist With Flood DamageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... we had was road slides. We've had three major road slides. They are so big we can`t handle them here in Crawford County." Hall met with other city and county leaders at the Emergency Operations Center in Van Buren to start the FEMA application ...

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  16. Sheriff: Hiker fell off cliff at Natural Dam in Crawford CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | 4029TV.com

    Brown said the department has "direct contact" with the hiker since the call came in around 11 a.m. Thursday. The views expressed are not those of this site, this station or its affiliated companies. By posting your comments you agree to accept our terms of use.

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  17. FEMA declines request to help recent flood victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | 4029TV.com

    The Crawford County Emergency Manager Dennis Gilstrap told 40/29 News that flooding this week will not be covered by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Gilstrap said in Van Buren, approximately 12 homes and four businesses were flooded when nearly 7 inches of rain inundated the city July 5. "This is our life history.

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  18. Low water bridge at Natural Dam flooded, storm reports sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | 4029TV.com

    A storm chaser in Crawford County sent information to the National Weather Service that drivers were attempting to cross the flooded bridge.

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  19. Simplifile Announces E-recording in Crawford County, Ark.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | PRWeb

    Electronic recording of land documents and records is now available to customers in Crawford County, Ark. , through Simplifile, the nation's largest e-recording service, giving customers a secure, online recording option.

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  20. Garrett's Blog: Factors For Localized Flash FloodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... near Clarksville, Booneville, Greenwood, and of course Van Buren & Fort Smith. The observations from around Crawford County are striking. 6.87" near Van Buren but only 0.05" a few miles east in Franklin County and less an 1/2" near Natural Dam. ...

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