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Three Rivers Heritage Festival debuts this weekend

MOUNT IDA – A new era begins for the Mount Ida Area Chamber of Commerce this weekend with the inaugural Three Rivers Heritage Festival to be held on the Montgomery County Courthouse Square. The festival has endured several setbacks due to the COVID pandemic, but has prevailed. The festival...
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Summitt leads Mount Ida to second place finish

GLENWOOD – Gracie Summitt took home top golfer honors while leading the Mount Ida Lady Lions to a runners-up finishin the Golf District Tournament held Monday, September 19, at the Glenwood Country Club. Karter Rowton finished with the second best score on the boys’ side as the Lions also finished runners-up.
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Man shot and killed, shooter kills himself in Paris, Arkansas, law officers report

A man shot and killed another man at the Sonic Drive-In Monday, and then drove away and killed himself as law officers moved in to arrest him. About noon Monday, Paris police officers responded to 1305 East Walnut Street where they found George A. Poole, 22, an employee at the drive-in restaurant had been shot. Poole was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Arkansas State Police.
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State Police investigating murder-suicide in Logan County

The Arkansas State Police says they are investigating two separate shooting incidents in Paris in Logan County. The State Police says they believe they could be connected as a murder-suicide. Paris Police Department asked the state police to investigate. Law enforcement says that around 12:00 p.m. in Paris officers responded...
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Man arrested after fleeing the scene of a deadly crash in Greenwood

SEBASTIAN COUNTY, Ark. — On Friday, Sept. 16, Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) reported a rollover vehicle crash in Greenwood at 6:05 a.m. According to the Arkansas Department of Public Safety's fatality report, Ruth Greene of Booneville died as a result of the crash. Reports show that Booneville resident...
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Arkansas wreck leaves one person dead

GREENWOOD, Ark. — One person was killed and one person was arrested after a collision near Greenwood Friday morning. Police say Brandon Stone, 26, was driving his Ford Explorer on Highway 10 east of Greenwood near the Red Brown Place intersection just after 6 a.m. when it crossed the center line.
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Jr Lions open conference play with a bang

MOUNT IDA – The Mount Ida Junior Lions open 3-2A Conference play in dominating fashion, shutting out the visiting Dierks Junior Outlaws 36-0. The Junior Lions dominated on both sides of the ball, holding Dierks to one first down while the Mount Ida offense scored at will in the first half.
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Danville Little Johns cancel remainder of 2022 football season

DANVILLE, Ark. – Danville High School has announced that they have canceled the remainder of their 2022 varsity football season. The Arkansas Activities Association announced the decision Monday afternoon. According to the AAA, the school canceled the rest of its season due to low numbers. Danville’s junior high football...
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Hattie Fischer to be Parade Marshall

Hattie Fischer has been selected to serve as this year’s Parade Marshal for the 129th annual 16th Celebration. Hattie Fischer was born on Feb. 14, 1931 in Sims, Arkansas in a small incorporated community in Montgomery County. She grew up with four brothers and three sisters. Hattie married at...
SIMS, AR
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18-year-old woman found dead in Yell County ravine

LITTLE ROCK (KATV) — The body of an 18-year-old woman was found in a ravine on the side of the road Tuesday from what appeared to be injuries sustained from a bicycle accident, Yell County Sheriff Heath Tate announced Wednesday. The sheriff's department said the body of Michelle Blankenship...
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Danville (Arkansas) cancels football season

The Arkansas Activities Association announced Monday afternoon that Danville High School is canceling the rest of its football season.  The AAA indicated DHS administrators notified them that they don't have enough players to compete. The Little Johns will continue to compete at the junior ...
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ASP Investigation underway of apparant murder-suicide in Logan County

Two separate shooting incidents in Paris (Logan County) earlier today preliminarily appear to be connected as murder-suicide. Local law enforcement authorities have asked the Arkansas State Police to investigate the incidents. About noontime Paris police officers responded to 1305 East Walnut Street and found George A. Poole, 22, an employee...
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First Western Bank planning operations center expansion in Rogers

Booneville, Ark.-based lender First Western Bank is in the preliminary stages of expanding its operations center in Rogers. The company has filed a preliminary development plan with the city for technical review, signaling its intention to add 6,857 square feet to its existing 3,969 building at 2722 W. Walnut St. The footprint covers adjacent land the bank owns south of the building.
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Mount Ida pride shines in battle of the Lions

MOUNT IDA – Any doubts harbored by Mount Ida fans after last week’s second half performance was put to rest tonight as the Mount Ida Lions ran away with a 35-0 victory over the visiting Jessieville Lions. Mount Ida scored on three of their first four possessions to...
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