Crawford County Newswire

Crawford County Newswire

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  1. Coach quits after arrest in sex-assault of studentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... police on the warrant that charged her with first-degree sexual assault, a felony. She was released from the Crawford County jail Wednesday evening after posting a $25,000 bond. A phone number for Eskridge was not found Thursday. A statement from ...

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  2. Former Van Buren Schools Coach Accused Of Having Sexual Relationship With StudentRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... investigation began after the student filed a complaint with Van Buren police. Eskridge is being held at the Crawford County Detention Center on $25,000 bond. "The District is aware that a former employee, Katherine Nicole Eskridge, has been charged ...

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  3. Van Buren district employee accused of sexual relationship with studentRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NWAonline

    A Van Buren School District employee surrendered to police about 3 p.m. Wednesday on a warrant for first-degree sexual assault of a minor student, Van Buren police said in a statement. Eskridge was booked at the Crawford County jail, where she was released on $5,000 bond, according to the jail.

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  4. Van Buren School Employee Accused Of Having Sexual Relationship With StudentRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... investigation began after the student filed a complaint with Van Buren police. Eskridge is being held at the Crawford County Detention Center on $25,000 bond. Right now, it is not known whether Eskridge is still employed by the district. 5NEWS has ...

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  5. Suspects Behind Bars After High Speed Chase From Van Buren To Fort SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Police have arrested two suspects after a shoplift report resulted in a high speed chase, according to Detective Jonathan Wear of the Van Buren Police Department. Jeremy Dykes, 36, of Boonville, and Jessica Wheeler, 27, of Fort Smith, are behind bars at the Crawford County Detention Center.

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  6. Police seek suspect in Fort Smith stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | 4029TV.com

    Fort Smith police say 41-year-old Roger Blasingame is wanted for the stabbing of 45-year-old Jeremy Smith on Tuesday night. Police say Blasingame has ties to Fort Smith and Crawford County.

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  7. Fort Smith Police Search For Stabbing SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... bond was issued for Blasingame, the release states. The suspect is known to have ties to Fort Smith and Crawford County, according to the release. Anyone with information about his whereabouts should call the Fort Smith Police Department at (479) ...

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  8. No Charges Filed Against Sebastian County Justice Of The PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | 5NEWSonline.com

    There will be no charges filed against a Sebastian County justice of the peace accused of aggravated assault, domestic battery and terroristic threatening, according to an announcement from the Crawford County prosecutor's office Tuesday . John Spradlin, 59, was arrested in July after he was accused of grabbing a relative by the throat and pulling her hair for typing a document incorrectly, according to a police report.

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  9. Child Remains In ICU Six Days After Playground AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | 5NEWSonline.com

    On Aug. 18, 2015, seven-year-old Zach Moore's family said his life changed when he was playing on a playground with other children at Cedarville Elementary. An incident report from the Crawford County Sheriff's Office stated another child's parent found Zach trapped under a metal bench.

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  10. Complaint Filed Against Cedarville Schools After Child Is Severely InjuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... for the refusal, according to documents included in the lawsuit. According to an incident report from the Crawford County Sheriff's Office, on August 18 at approximately 6:15 p.m., deputies were dispatched to Cedarville Elementary School where a ...

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  11. Attorney: County must pay for suspect's 2 prescriptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Arkansas Online

    The attorney for capital murder suspect Rickey Dale Newman has filed a motion asking a judge to order the Crawford County jail to provide him prescribed medication without charge.

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  12. Crawford County man charged with rape, child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | 4029TV.com

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  13. Van Buren Police Arrest Armed Robbery SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... theft, and felon in possession of a firearm, according to the release. He is being held without bond at the Crawford County Detention Center.

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  14. Fourth suspect arrested in murder of studentRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Collegio

    ... July 13 to a charge of conspiracy to commit aggravated robbery during a plea bargain. Salas-Rueda is in the Crawford County Jail under a $2 million bond until he appears in Crawford County District Court on Aug. 25 for a status conference regarding ...

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  15. Crawford, Sebastian county home sales flatten in July, up for the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The City Wire

    ... in downtown and expansion of the local medical sector and UAFS we are making a little progress," Dyer said. CRAWFORD COUNTY Home sales in Crawford County through July totaled 342, worth an estimated $40.334 million. In July, there were 56 sales ...

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  16. State ready to kill againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    ... first "Power of Courage" award. The awards were to be presented to Fite and Harris at a Republican dinner in Crawford County headlined by presidential hopeful Ted Cruz, but the awards presentation was canceled, perhaps after the Cruz campaign became ...

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  17. One Arrested In Franklin County After Failing To Yield On InterstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | 5NEWSonline.com

    RIVER VALLEY Arkansas State Police say one man was arrested after failing to yield on Interstate 40 going eastbound Sunday afternoon in Crawford County. According to Arkansas State Police, an officer with the Arkansas Highway Police was behind the driver of a box truck, and the driver failed to yield when the officer had his lights and sirens on.

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  18. Caretaker Of Vandalized Van Buren Cemetery To Apply For Preservation BondRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... receive the grant money. "That grant requires a 20 percent cash match. The very fine people of Van Buren and Crawford County have been donating money since this happened. Right now in my possession, I have the 20 percent match to go with this grant ...

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  19. Cruz visits state, lays out his plans for presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | NWAonline

    U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas speaks to a crowd of about 350 Wednesday in Little Rock; about 200 turned out for his later stop in Russellville. In Van Buren, Cruz spoke to about 550 gathered Wednesday evening for the Crawford County Republican Committee's Lincoln Day Dinner.

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  20. Ted Cruz Makes Campaign Stops in ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | FOX16

    He made stops in Little Rock, Russellville and ended Thursday night in Van Buren. Cruz was the headliner at the Crawford County Lincoln Day Dinner.

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