BELLA VISTA -- Firefighters say a home on Leicester Drive caught fire around midnight Thursday. The fire department says one person was at home at the time, but made it out safely. The home however is a total loss. According to firefighters, the flames caused minor heat damage to a neighboring home, and embers landed on the roofs of two
TONTITOWN, AR-- The city is cutting back its paid volunteer fire department and re-allocating those funds to city employees. The volunteer fire department in Tontitown has been responding to calls within the city for 38 years. Over the years, the city has decreased funding and finally cut it off completely. Now the city is telling the fire department, they no
LITTLE ROCK, AR -- The ten-percentage-point lead for Senator Mark Pryor, D-Arkansas, is the largest so far in his reelection bid against Congressman Tom Cotton. The polling, conducted by the New York Times and the Kaiser Family Foundation between April 8 and 15, finds the two-term incumbent with a 46% to 36% lead over Cotton, R-Dardanelle, among 857 registered voters
Springdale, AR - The highway department called on drivers to use caution in construction zones as part of a national campaign to reduce accidents and deaths. "This is an annual event to acknowledge, and recognize and bring awareness to work zone safety," says Emanuel Banks, AHTD Assistant Chief Engineer for Operations. "With the amount of traffic that's going through this
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS -- The deadline to file responses in the voter ID battle in Arkansas has now passed. The Republican Party of Arkansas wants a judge to uphold a state plan to allow absentee voters roughly six days to provide identification after voting. That's the plan for the State Board of Election Commissioners, but the Pulaski County Election Commission recently
ROGERS -- The family of U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) is thanking people for their well wishes as he recovers from unplanned heart surgery in northwest Arkansas. Boozman, 63, was in the area for a speaking engagement when he was taken to the hospital early Tuesday morning by his wife Cathy, after suffering pain in his chest and shoulder. Doctors
LITTLE ROCK -- A man has been killed in a homeless camp near downtown and another man who was living there is in custody for the homicide. That's according to the Little Rock Police Department, which says Leslie Webb, 30, is charged with first degree murder for the Tuesday night stabbing death of Willie Taylor, 45. It happened around 11:30
The 2nd Annual Mom Prom is rolling out the red carpet Saturday, April 26th. Watch the video above for details from Mom Prom coordinators Shannon Magsam and Gwen Rockwood, and click here to get tickets.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- On Earth Day people celebrate by recycling and picking up trash, but there is a new trend in the eco-friendly movement called upcycling. Upcycling has been done for years, but it's only with the recent do-it-yourself movement that it earned a title. It's like recycling, but the goal is making the item even better than it was
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Prosecutors say Hailey Owens was sexually assaulted before her death and have filed additional charges against suspect Craig Wood. The amended charges (attached above) were filed with the court Monday, after final autopsy results were received. Wood is now charged with murder, armed criminal action, child kidnapping, rape and first degree sodomy. Hailey Owens was grabbed off
FAYETTEVILLE, AR -- One of biggest cycling events in the region rolls into town this week. The 37th Annual Joe Martin Stage Race kicks of Thursday, April 24 and runs through the weekend. More than 700 athletes from across the country and the world will ride through town during the four-day event. CLICK HERE to see a complete list of
BENTONVILLE, AR-- What's 12 foot tall, 17-feet long and no longer in need of a name? A wooly mammoth on display at Bentonville's Museum of Native American History. With the help of some skillful volunteers, the roughly 12,000 year old Siberian skeleton was pieced together in the museum's entry way back in March. Since then, local students, and the public
SPRINGDALE, AR-- More than five pounds of meth and almost $100,000, is now in the hands of Springdale Police. Three people are behind bars after a two month long investigation. Police seized five-and-a-half pounds of crystal meth, $98,853, a truck, and a Hummer. It was part of a large-scale bust targeting meth distributors operating in Springdale. Officers arrested Andrew Diaz, Jonni
Hayden Poe came up with the winning moniker for the 12,000 year old mammoth.
The poll shows Pryor leading the Senate race.
After Wisdom Learning Center didn't comply with regulations, the Department of Human Services revoked their license.
The Republican Party of Arkansas wants a judge to uphold a state plan to allow "absentee voters" roughly six days to provide identification after voting. Pulaski county says the six day period is too long, however Washington county has already begun training their volunteers.