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News in Washington County, Arkansas

Alison Krauss Impostor Pleads Not Guilty To Parole Violation
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:28:21 -0700

A woman who conned a Fayetteville man by pretending to be country music star Alison Krauss pleaded not guilty on...

Latest Estimates Show Southeast Arkansas’ Population Declining
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 08:07:16 -0700

The U. S. Census Bureau on Thursday released preliminary population estimates for counties as of July, 2013, and the report had little in the way of good news for most Southeastern Arkansas and South Arkansas counties.

Former UA Football player arrested on animal cruelty charges
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 08:13:57 -0700

Police in Washington County have arrested a former player for the Arkansas Razorbacks after animal control officers allegedly found one dead dog and another starving in a home where the player was once a tenant. KFSM 5 news in Ft. Smith reports that police arrested Jarrett Lake, 22, on suspicion of felony animal cruelty. On December 29, 2013, an arrest affidavit for Lake states, an animal ...

Motorcycle crash kills 1, injures 1
Mon, 24 Mar 2014 03:40:51 -0700

A Fayetteville woman died Saturday after a motorcycle crash in Washington County, according to the Washington County sheriff’s office.

Alison Krauss Impostor Back Behind Bars In Fayetteville
Wed, 09 Apr 2014 04:18:39 -0700

A woman who pleaded guilty earlier this year to conning a Fayetteville man by pretending to be country music star...

One Dead, One Critical in Motorcycle Crash
Sun, 23 Mar 2014 12:14:21 -0700

FAYETTEVILLE, Ar. -- One person is dead and another is critically injured following a motorcycle crash. According to the Washington County Sheriff's Office's preliminary investigation, 46-year-old Michael Rogers was driving the motorcycle north on Wilson Hollow Road at an excessive speed. The motorcycle failed to negotiate a curve and went airborne, striking a tree. Rogers was transported to ...

Roundabout April 16
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:19:12 -0700

TODAY * Story Time, 10 and 10:30 a.m., Faulkner County Library, 1900 Tyler St. * Connect Arkansas returns to the Faulkner County Library, 1900 Tyler St., with free computer classes for seniors, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Report ranks counties’ health
Wed, 02 Apr 2014 03:19:47 -0700

The 2014 County Health Rankings put Benton, Washington, Faulkner, Saline and Pike counties at the top of the pack in overall health outcomes in Arkansas.

Travel Back in Time at the Country Doctor Museum
Mon, 24 Mar 2014 15:25:30 -0700

Museum in Lincoln (Washington County) features an impressive collection of medical equipment, photos and uniforms all from the early 1900's.

Arkansas home sales up, prices down in February
Fri, 28 Mar 2014 11:09:54 -0700

LITTLE ROCK — The number of homes sold in Arkansas increased by 12.6 percent in February compared to a year earlier, and the average price of homes sold decreased by nearly 3 percent, the Arkansas Realtors Association said Friday.