White County Newswire

White County Newswire

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

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  1. Man faces charges in October killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | NWAonline

    The Daily Citizen of Searcy reported Tuesday that 57-year-old James Marion Valentine has been charged with capital murder and first-degree battery in the shooting. According to a police affidavit, deputies from the White County sheriff's office responded to a call about a shooting about 2:45 a.m. Oct. 8. Authorities said Hammond was shot in the stomach, and he was transported to Unity Health-White County Medical Center, where he later died.


  2. Community to spruce up town's historic gymRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 21 | Arkansas Online

    ... ue when it comes to keeping the town's history alive in the form of the gymnasium that has been standing in the White County community since the 1930s.


  3. Community Events in the Three Rivers AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 7 | Arkansas Online

    Nov. 8 Pioneer Village Fall Fest SEARCY - The annual Fall Fest continues at White County Pioneer Village from 1-4 p.m. The buildings will be open for tours, and pioneer crafts will be demonstrated.


  4. Silver Alert issued for White County manRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JUDSONIA, AR - A Silver Alert has been issued from Arkansas State Police for a man missing from White County. Police state Norman Steven Hale, 64, was last seen at 113 Yingling Road in Judsonia.


  5. Accidents kill teen, womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 | NWAonline

    ... woman was killed and a McRae man was injured in a two-vehicle crash on Arkansas 267 near Blue Hole Road in White County shortly after noon Tuesday. A 2005 Dodge Caravan was heading north on Blue Hole Road at 12:15 p.m. and failed to yield at ...


  6. Beebe woman killed in two-vehicle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 | KAIT-TV

    WHITE COUNTY, AR - A woman was killed and a man was injured in a White County crash Tuesday. Donna M. Wilson, 58, of Beebe died as a result of the crash, according to Arkansas State Police.


  7. Four killed in White County crash including 2 minorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 1 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    WHITE COUNTY, AR - Four people were killed Saturday night in a White County crash. It happened around 10:40 p.m. on Gravel Hill Road, about half a mile north of Highway 31. A jeep driven by Alexandria Simpkins, 20, of Cabot ran off the road, overcorrected and struck a guardrail.


  8. Pangburn man killed after vehicle strikes treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 30 | KAIT-TV

    PANGBURN, AR - A White County man has died following a crash in Cleburne County. James Michael Vaughan, 40, of Pangburn was killed in the crash, according to Arkansas State Police.


  9. Flu Shots AvailableRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2015 | The Beebe News

    ... 9 am until 12 pm. The center is located at 836 South Apple St., Beebe. Call 288-7109 for more information. White County Health Department will be holding mass flu shot clinics on October 23 from 8 am until 4:30 pm at the Health Department in ... 5 comments

  10. Bald Knob is home for dairy sheepRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    Rural White County is not a place one would expect to see sheep grazing peacefully.


  11. What's Left?Read the original story

    Oct 14, 2015 | The Beebe News

    ... a great public park and sports complex. We have an almost brand new public library that is the nicest one in White County. We have great areas to walk, bike and jog. If you need to go to Little Rock - it's only an hour away. So, we are ...


  12. City Wins Case Against CountyRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2015 | The Beebe News

    BY LEE "CAT" McLANEEditor/PublisherIn an Order filed Oct. 7, 2015, the City of Beebe won a lawsuit which was brought against the White County Judge and Quorum Court.


  13. Man jailed in shooting that left one dead, one injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    Sheriff's deputies arrested a Rose Bud man Thursday in a fatal shooting that, they said, resulted from a domestic disturbance in the small White County community.


  14. Nurse recalls missile-silo accident on its 50th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    The 50th anniversary of a deadly accident that occurred on Aug. 9, 1965, at one of the Titan II missile silos in White County caused many memories to surface for members of the White County Historical Society at a meeting of the group in Searcy earlier this summer.


  15. Mr. PocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    ... particularly for Junior's future therapist - The Observer's mother stepped in to recommend Mr. Pockets , one of White County's premier party attractions. Mr. Pockets is not a clown, though he does wear Seussian hats and tells jokes. For example: ...


  16. Calendar Events in the Three Rivers AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    Ongoing Second Time Around Bookstore SEARCY - The Literacy Council of White County operates the Second Time Around Bookstore at 811 S. Main St., Suite D. Proceeds from the sale of donated books support the mission of helping adults in the community improve their literacy and English-language skills.


  17. United Way of White Co. starts 2015 campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    ... were flyers and displays, but the subject matter was not theatrics. It was the launch of the 2015 United Way of White County campaign, and agency representatives were eager to mingle and share their missions with each other and with those willing to ...


  18. Remains in river sent to Crime LabRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | NWAonline

    Authorities have sent a man's body that was found in the Little Red River to the state Crime Laboratory for identification, White County sheriff's office spokesman Sgt. Heather Zomant said Monday.


  19. Angler finds body in Little Red RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 | NWAonline

    The White County sheriff's office is investigating after a man was found dead Saturday in the Little Red River. A local fisherman discovered the body about 11 a.m. near Searcy, and deputies responded to the scene, according to a sheriff's office release. 2 comments

  20. White County Sheriff's Office: Body Found in Little Red RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2015 | FOX16

    Authorities are investigating after a fisherman found a body in a White County River. The identity of the man has not been determined.