St Francis County Newswire

St Francis County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for St Francis County, AR.

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  1. Kenneth E. PrenticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    According to a news release from the Palestine Police Department, Prentice's arrest stems from a statement made by a juvenile victim. Prentice was taken to the St. Francis County Jail where he was booked on suspicion of second-degree sexual assault.

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  2. Teen Charged With 2017 Tulsa Murder Arrested In ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 9 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Deputies arrested a teen at an Arkansas county jail who was wanted for a fatal September 2017 shooting in Tulsa and brought him back to Oklahoma on Thursday. Robert Cowan, 18, was booked into the Tulsa County jail on charges including first-degree murder and shooting with intent to kill.

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  3. Arkansas man killed in St. Francis County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 26 | KAIT-TV

    ST. FRANCIS COUNTY, AR - An Arkansas man is dead after a crash Thursday morning. According to a crash report from Arkansas State Police, 80-year-old Billy G. Key of Moro was driving a 2005 Ford Ranger north on Highway 261 in St. Francis County just before 9 a.m. He ran off the road and his truck overturned.

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  4. Police name 4 Arkansans who died in auto wrecksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 26 | NWAonline

    Three Arkansans died in separate accidents Wednesday and Thursday, according to preliminary reports from Arkansas State Police, who also identified a man killed in a crash earlier this month. An 80-year-old Moro resident died in St. Francis County after his pickup ran off a state highway and overturned Thursday, state police said.

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  5. 80-year-old Arkansan dies after pickup travels off highway, overturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 25 | Arkansas Online

    A 80-year-old died in St. Francis County after his vehicle ran off a state highway and overturned, police said.

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  6. Other daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 22 | NWAonline

    L. W. Heyser, a trapper, living near Shaw, this County, was found frozen to death by Hugh Davenport, who was out hunting. The body was buried in Rosemont cemetery yesterday.

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  7. Rug-peril ruling tossed on appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    A judge in St. Francis County was ordered Wednesday to take another look at the case of a woman who sued a Love's Travel Stop after she tripped and fell on a rolled-up rug near the store's entrance.

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  8. Panel orders judge to reconsider ruling in suit from woman who...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    A judge in St. Francis County was ordered Wednesday to take another look at the case of a woman who sued a Love's Travel Stop after she tripped and fell on a rolled-up rug near the store's doorway.

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  9. 58-year-old Arkansan dies after van crosses road, hits parking lot signRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    A 58-year-old man died in St. Francis County on Saturday after his vehicle hit a sign, authorities said.

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  10. ASP: One dead in car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A St. Francis County man was killed Saturday in a one-vehicle crash in Forrest City, according to the Arkansas State Police. The Arkansas State Police said in a preliminary report that Kenneth S. Zane, 58, of Forrest City died in the crash.

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  11. Real news: Tough coverage of the Forrest City School DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Arkansas Times

    Times are hard in the newspaper business, you've no doubt heard, maybe even more in smaller communities. So today a tip of the hat to the Forrest City Times-Hera ld for close examination of the bedrock of most towns, the public school system.

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  12. No. 2 Miami looks to stay perfect against PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | WDBO-AM Orlando

    No. 2 Miami at Pittsburgh , Friday, noon ET The unbeaten Hurricanes are in kind of a weird spot. While a loss to the snake-bitten Panthers would be less than ideal, their spot in the College Football Playoff likely relies on the outcome of next week's showdown with No.

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  13. Law enforcement warns of fake officer pulling over driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Police in Arkansas have a warning for travelers: Be on the lookout for a man posing as a fake officer. The St. Francis Sheriff's Office said a man was parked along Highway 38 just outside of Hughes Street on Saturday morning.

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  14. Sen. Hutchinson loses gambling machine case in St. Francis CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Arkansas Times

    Circuit Judge Chalk Mitchell ruled that Arkansas Amusements, which operates machines across Arkansas, had failed in its challenge to privilege taxes on the machines. Arkansas Amusements argued that dexterity or other skills were necessary to play the machines, thus they were not gambling devices and a privilege tax should not be assessed.

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  15. Arkansas Court of AppealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | NWAonline

    The Arkansas Court of Appeals released opinions Wednesday. The court's ruling and the names of the cases are reprinted here.

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  16. Other daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | NWAonline

    Mrs. Nancy Otto, the oldest woman, perhaps, in St. Francis county, celebrated her eighty-seventh birthday here yesterday by purchasing a Liberty bond. This venerable and highly esteemed lady has grandsons in the army, and heartily says: "I only wish I could do more."

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  17. Family holds vigil for murdered mother, 2 childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A man has been charged with killing his girlfriend and two of her children, according to the victim's family. Nashae Williams' family said her live-in boyfriend Cordale Stacy shot and killed Williams, her 6-year-old, and her 9-year-old.

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  18. Mother, 2 girls slain; man jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | NWAonline

    Police arrested a Forrest City man Thursday in the fatal shooting of his girlfriend and her two daughters in their apartment. Cordale Stacy, 30, is accused in the Wednesday evening slaying of Nashae Williams, 38, and her two children, Malayya Williams Issah, 9, and Zanashia Williams, 6. Stacy surrendered to authorities early Thursday after his mother persuaded him to do so, said Lt.

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  19. Man arrested in triple murder of girlfriend, 2 childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A man is in custody after killing his girlfriend and two of her children, according to the victim's family. Nashae Williams' family said her boyfriend, Cordale Stacy, shot and killed Williams, her 6-year-old, and her 9-year-old.

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  20. AR man dead after striking barrier, woman injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ST. FRANCIS COUNTY, AR - A man was killed and a woman was injured following a crash in St. Francis County. According to Arkansas State Police, the crash happened just after 8 a.m. Sunday on Interstate 40 west at mile marker 234.

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