Randolph County Newswire

Randolph County Newswire

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

Results 1 - 20 of 102 in Randolph County, AR

  1. Testimony heard in sex abuse caseRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    Testimony was heard from the alleged victim Monday in the case of a Randolph County man accused of inappropriately touching a co-worker. 2 comments

  2. Probable cause found in attack caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... 30, who is charged with one felony count of unlawful assault on an officer, will now be bound over to the Randolph County Circuit Court for presentation to a grand jury. The alleged victim, Timothy Kittle ,who has been a correctional officer for ...


  3. Charges dismissed in strangulation caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | The Inter-Mountain

    Charges were dismissed against a Randolph County man accused of strangling a woman after the alleged victim requested the charges be dropped and refused to testify against him.


  4. House gives final OK to anti-whistleblower billRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Arkansas Times

    ... with felony cruelty to an animal. /more/ The Humane Society of the United States says that a woman in Randolph County has been convicted of animal cruelty on a charge related to the rescue of 46 dogs and 11 cats and chickens from a suspected puppy ...


  5. Pug rescued from AR puppy mill euthanizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    RANDOLPH COUNTY, AR - One of more than 40 dogs rescued from a puppy mill in Randolph County had to be euthanized due to his poor condition. The animals, who were rescued by the Northeast Arkansas Humane Society, were later transported to the Humane Educational Society of Chattanooga, Tennessee.


  6. 2 women face 17 counts of forgery after suspicious spending foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    POCAHONTAS, AR - Two women are facing numerous charges after an investigation into suspicious activity on another woman's account. According to court documents from Randolph County, Taria J. Weeks, 43, and Teresa K. Weeks, 51, both of Pocahontas each face 17 counts of forgery. 7 comments

  7. Randolph County in need of rental homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    POCAHONTAS, AR - Pocahontas and Randolph County have seen an increase in jobs in the past year or so, but a local realtor said Monday that the growth has not translated to rental housing. Right now, there is one rental property available in Randolph County that will be put on the market soon.


  8. Upshur County Commission hears about proposed pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... pipeline going into service late that year. Hardesty and Mitchell also gave a presentation Thursday to the Randolph County Commission. They have asked local leaders to consider issuing resolutions and letters of support for the project. Upshur ... 1 comment

  9. Arkansas woman killed after vehicle strikes tree, flipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    An Arkansas woman was killed after her vehicle hit a tree and overturned Sunday night in Randolph County, officials said.


  10. Governor announces intent to commute Bono man's sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... convicted in Randolph and Lawrence counties in 2004 on several drug and weapons charges. Hutchinson says the Randolph County sheriff has objected to the application. Hutchinson's announcement Friday also includes plans to pardon six people who have ...


  11. Governor plans commutationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Friday he intends to commute the sentence of a Randolph County man with an 80-year prison term for drug charges.


  12. Woman sentenced for assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | The Inter-Mountain

    A Randolph County woman accused of calling an area mental health facility and threatening violence was sentenced to probation after entering into a plea agreement.


  13. Snow expected across much of West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The advisory, effective until noon Monday, predicted snow accumulations of two to four inches in West Virginia's lowlands. The advisory was predicting four to seven inches in the higher elevations of Pocahontas and Randolph County.


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    Jan 25, 2017 | Times-Dispatch

    The Lawrence and Randolph County Chambers of Commerce, in conjunction with the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service, will host the annual Agri Appreciation Expo on Friday, Feb. 3, at the Walnut Ridge Community Center. The event recognizes the importance of agriculture in the area.


  15. Theft case is moving forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Inter-Mountain

    One of two area men accused of stealing items from a storage unit has waived his preliminary hearing in Randolph County Magistrate Court.


  16. PECO keying city, population growth, Story saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    POCAHONTAS, AR - There are hundreds of jobs available in Randolph County, with each job that is filled helping the overall economy, Pocahontas Mayor Kary Story said Monday. Last year, PECO opened its doors with nearly 1,100 jobs to fill.


  17. continued...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Times-Dispatch

    Harris, who holds a baccalaureate degree in geography from Arkansas State University, was previously employed by the Jonesboro Metropolitan Planning Organization as a transportation planner. In this role, he worked alongside elected officials, area professionals and citizens to formulate strategic recommendations and develop plans to better serve the Jonesboro metropolitan area.


  18. ADH confirms mumps cases in Randolph Co.Read the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    RANDOLPH COUNTY, AR - More cases of the mumps reported in northeast Arkansas. An official with the Arkansas Department of Heath confirmed to Region 8 News there have been multiple cases reported in Randolph County.


  19. Elkins man pleads guilty to larcenyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | The Inter-Mountain

    An Elkins man accused of breaking into a residence and stealing clothes was sentenced after entering into a plea agreement Tuesday in Randolph County Magistrate Court.


  20. Plea entered in drug-raid caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | The Inter-Mountain

    An individual who was arrested as part of a drug raid in December at the Central School Building in Elkins appeared in Randolph County Magistrate Court Thursday and was sentenced after entering a guilty plea.