Sebastian County Newswire

Sebastian County Newswire

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

Results 1 - 20 of 208 in Sebastian County, AR

  1. The Parlor: Clayton HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | TrekEarth

    ... of the Arkansas River. Interestingly, Smith himself never visited the town or the forts that bore his name. Sebastian County was formed in 1851 when it split from Crawford County. The army finally vacated the town in 1863, and federal troops ...

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  2. At the Top of the StairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | TrekEarth

    ... of the Arkansas River. Interestingly, Smith himself never visited the town or the forts that bore his name. Sebastian County was formed in 1851 when it split from Crawford County. The army finally vacated the town in 1863, and federal troops ...

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  3. County reviews perjury claims against officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Arkansas Online

    FORT SMITH -- The Sebastian County sheriff's office is investigating an allegation that a Fort Smith police captain committed perjury during a circuit court hearing in 2014.

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  4. 3 teens plead innocent in neighbor's slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | NWAonline

    ... of aggravated robbery and one count of kidnapping. During a brief video arraignment from the county jail, Sebastian County Circuit Judge James O. Cox appointed the Office of Public Defender to represent the three and set their bail, based on a ...

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  5. Man, 29, pleads innocent in Fort Smith shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Arkansas Online

    A Sebastian County man pleaded innocent to a first-degree murder charge Wednesday in the fatal shooting last month of a Fort Smith man.

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  6. LR woman pleads innocent in killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | NWAonline

    ... e had no adult criminal record, but had been charged with two counts of second-degree battery as a minor in Sebastian County.

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  7. Firearm Ordinance To Be Discussed By Greenwood City LeadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... limits. The ordinance is geared towards people who own land which is used for shooting or hunting within Sebastian County. This new ordinance states that they will not be allowed to do so anymore if this passes. When the ordinance came out the first ...

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  8. AR: Fort Smith To Add Casino Bus ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Mass Transit

    ... March 1. The transit system receives 3 percent, or about $450,000, of Fort Smith's portion of a 1 percent Sebastian County sales tax. Those local funds qualify the city for more than $2 million in state and federal grants, according to city ...

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  9. Hackett man charged; slaying self-defense, he saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | NWAonline

    A Sebastian County man who said he fired in self-defense was charged with first-degree murder Wednesday in the fatal shooting of a Fort Smith man. Denver Pennington, 29, of Hackett also was charged in Sebastian County Circuit Court with being a felon in possession of a firearm.

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  10. Sebastian County Treasurer Candidates Debate Campaign EthicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... is interpreted is up to the ethic commission," said the ethics commission director. "A registered voter of Sebastian County or one of the candidates would have to file an official complaint for them to investigate." Ethics issues are decided on a ...

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  11. Passengers In High Speed Chase Vehicle Behind BarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Two man have been booked at the Sebastian County Detention Center on suspicion of multiple charges, after they exited the vehicle during the chase. Jonathan Piel, 36, and James Luna, 40, were arrested by Fort Smith Police on Tuesday afternoon .

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  12. Fort Smith police arrest one in shooting death of man, 33Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | NWAonline

    A police department shift summary said Arthur McIntyre, 33, was fatally shot about 2 a.m. in his home at 3001 Alabama Ave. A news release from Fort Smith police spokesman Sgt. Daniel Grubbs said Denver Pennington, 29, was being held without bail in the Sebastian County jail in the shooting after being interviewed by police detectives.

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  13. Interior-Immaculate Conception CathedralRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | TrekEarth

    ... of the Arkansas River. Interestingly, Smith himself never visited the town or the forts that bore his name. Sebastian County was formed in 1851 when it split from Crawford County. The army finally vacated the town in 1863, and federal troops ...

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  14. Fort Smith Stabbing Suspect Facing Three ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... night, police said. The victim had to be taken to the hospital. Johnson is being held without bond at the Sebastian County Detention Center and is facing charges of first-degree domestic battering, second-degree endangering the welfare of a minor ...

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  15. Belle Grove Brick HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | TrekEarth

    ... of the Arkansas River. Interestingly, Smith himself never visited the town or the forts that bore his name. Sebastian County was formed in 1851 when it split from Crawford County. The army finally vacated the town in 1863, and federal troops ...

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  16. The Old Brich SchoolhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | TrekEarth

    ... of the Arkansas River. Interestingly, Smith himself never visited the town or the forts that bore his name. Sebastian County was formed in 1851 when it split from Crawford County. The army finally vacated the town in 1863, and federal troops ...

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  17. Prosecutor won't investigate perjury charges against Fort Smith police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | 4029TV.com

    ... office or Arkansas State Police to file an offense report. ------ A Little Rock attorney is asking the Sebastian County prosecutor to investigate a high-ranking police officer, alleging the officer lied while under oath. According to the affidavit, ...

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  18. Local Law Enforcement Combine Resources To Help Solve Crimes FasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Some local law enforcement agencies are teaming up and combining resources in an effort to help each other solve larger crimes more quickly. Lavaca, Greenwood and Barling Police Departments along with the Sebastian County Sheriff's Office have come together to form the Metro Crime Scene Unit.

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  19. Ben Geren Golf Course Hires Certified Golf Course SuperintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Sebastian County Judge David Hudson said the new superintendent, Jay Randolph, will be paid a higher salary than others who held the position in the past. Hudson said revenue was lost last year when weather destroyed the greens on the course.

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  20. The Soda ShopRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | TrekEarth

    ... of the Arkansas River. Interestingly, Smith himself never visited the town or the forts that bore his name. Sebastian County was formed in 1851 when it split from Crawford County. The army finally vacated the town in 1863, and federal troops ...

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