White County Newswire

White County Newswire

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

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  1. Beebe Council Approves Two Condemnation Resolutions; Sprinkler System ...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Beebe News

    ... at the city park. Yates said the monthly amount will be $44 for each of the two systems. Several members of the White County Master Gardeners were in the audience and Bob Morrison told the council about the need for a new sprinkler system at Daniel ...

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  2. Beebe Community Health Fair Set For August 9thRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Beebe News

    ... Spinal Alignments, Scoliosis Screening, Writing Living Wills and Registering for Mammogram Screenings. The White County Health Unit will have a booth at the Health Fair to register students and members of the community for vaccines. They will be ...

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  3. Ex-police chief is sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | NWAonline

    ... could show he was a participant in the burning of his personal truck. Balentine resigned as police chief of the White County town Oct. 5. He pleaded guilty March 14 to trying to sell a shotgun for $800. The chief cited financial difficulties during ...

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  4. Joe Morgan Seeks City Alderman Seat for Ward 3, Pos. 1Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Beebe News

    ... the State, but took too much time away from my family. In 2008 I returned to law enforcement working for the White County Sheriff's Office as a patrol deputy. So in some shape or form I have spent a great part of my career serving the public. I have ...

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  5. Suspects arrested in kidnapping of Arkansas girl OK extraditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | NWAonline

    ... said Chelsea Munholland, 24, and Herbert Allen Thomas, 31, would be transferred to Van Buren from the jail in White County, Ill., in the next week. They entered the waiver Monday before a judge in Carmi, Ill., where they were jailed after their ...

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  6. Searcy church welcomes all, especially policemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | NWAonline

    Barak Stafford speaks Sunday during a sermon in which he announced the death of three officers in Baton Rouge. The Gathering Place in Searcy is a multiracial church where several police officers from Searcy and White County departments are members.

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  7. Survival Flight Inc. to land in RussellvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | The Courier

    ... Saint Mary's." Survival Flight Inc. already has bases at the White River Medical Center in Batesville and the White County Unity Hospital in Searcy. Perry said future plans include putting a couple more bases in Arkansas by the end of the year. The ...

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  8. Survival Flight Inc. to land in RussellvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | The Courier

    ... Saint Mary's." Survival Flight Inc. already has bases at the White River Medical Center in Batesville and the White County Unity Hospital in Searcy. Perry said future plans include putting a couple more bases in Arkansas by the end of the year. The ...

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  9. Searcy couple charged in death of 4-month-old west Texas boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | The Courier

    ... Steve Hernandez says the couple's charges could be upgraded after the test results. The couple remained at the White County jail on $10,000 bond Tuesday. They're set to appear in court individually Aug. 2. It wasn't immediately clear if they have a ...

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  10. After baby found dead, Searcy couple chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | NWAonline

    ... the welfare of a minor with conduct creating risk of death or serious physical injury. Both are in the White County jail in Searcy with bail set at $10,000 for each. The two will have hearings in White County Circuit Court on Aug. 2. Arkansas ... 2 comments

  11. Signs point to tall tale in warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... Texas A&M. So we're torn, but intrigued by the question, and found an expert. He is Scott Akridge of Bradford (White County), who wrote the entry on the Southwest Trail for the online Encyclopedia of Arkansas. In that entry, Akridge writes that the ...

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  12. Jackson County parolee arrested for drugs, firearmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office assisted the White County Arkansas Community Correction with a home visit of a Bradford man Friday night. Deputies responded when Bobby Joe Gray II, 28, escaped from parole and probation and led authorities on a foot chase for several miles, according to a press release from the Jackson County Sheriff's Department.

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  13. Twice checked on boy before slaying, DHS saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... did not admit to the second-degree murder or abuse of a corpse charges and received 40 years in prison from White County Circuit Judge Robert Edwards. Police arrested Clifton in December 2015 after saying that he led them to the boy's remains, which ...

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  14. Duke Promoted to Captain at Beebe PDRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | The Beebe News

    ... career as a dispatcher for the Beebe Police Department. In 1993 he went to work as a jailer for the White County Sheriff's Office and in 1994 he transferred to the White County Sheriff's Office patrol division. He graduated from the Arkansas Law ...

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  15. Beebe Council Approves Lawsuit Settlement with SOWCO for $150,000;...Read the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | The Beebe News

    ... council was presented with a settlement agreement which detailed a settlement of a lawsuit filed by Southwest White County Water Assoc. v. City of Beebe and Beebe Water and Sewer Commission on Jan. 22, 2015. The suit alleged that the City unlawfully ...

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  16. Father gets 40 years after pleading no contest in death of toddler Malik DrummondRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | NWAonline

    A Searcy father accused of fatally beating his 2-year-old son, Malik Drummond, has been sentenced to 40 years in prison after pleading no contest in his death, according to White County Circuit Judge Robert Edwards' office. Jeffery Clifton, 43, was charged with capital murder and abuse of a corpse after the toddler's remains were found Dec. 1, 2015, in a vacant lot in Auvergne, days after Drummond had been fatally beaten Nov. 20, 2014. 2 comments

  17. Boozman Celebrates Completion of Critical Water Project in White CountyRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | The Beebe News

    WASHINGTON - " U.S. Senator John Boozman joined local, state, and federal officials to honor the Lonoke White Public Water Authority at the organization's open house on Friday, May 13. "Far too many families still need access to clean water in our state and across the nation," Boozman said.

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  18. Beebe PD Releases Recent Felony ArrestsRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | The Beebe News

    ... Burglary, Criminal Impersonation and Obstructing Governmental Operations. He is currently being held in the White County Detention Center in lieu of a $52,780 bond. Miller also has an outstanding felony warrant for Failure To Appear out of Lonoke ...

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  19. Other daysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... with the petitioners that the city is responsible for the present situation. RUSSELL -- Someone keeps stealing White County's bridge over Departee Creek, commandeering it for private use, some area residents said Thursday. Guiding the ...

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  20. Hays, Vera Verle Bruce Clement Hays Winter Haven - Vera VerleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... grandmother, and aunt, slipped away peacefully from this earth on May 19, 2016. Vera was born in Dogwood, White County, Arkansas on June 30, 1922, to Laura Anna Henry Bruce and Samuel Anderson Bruce. Vera first married Robert LeRoy Clement and had ...

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