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Multi-Jurisdiction Police Chase Ends on Lake Drive in Texarkana

On Wednesday, September 21, 2022, Atlanta Police Department Dispatch received a call concerning a reckless driver on East Main Street with the caller reporting that the vehicle was making multiple U-turns in the roadway and then sitting in the roadway with the hazard lights flashing. The caller reported that this had been happening for several minutes prior to reporting it to the police.

DQ man sentenced for 2019 wreck fatal to two locals

The De Queen man involved in a 2019 fatal wreck has been sentenced to 50 years in prison. Hugo Hernandez, 25, was recently sentenced in Sevier County Circuit Court on two counts of negligent homicide and a single count of felony battery. The homicide charges carried a sentence of 20...

Little River County to hold flu clinic

On Wednesday, Atlanta Police Department Dispatch received a call concerning a reckless driver on East Main Street. According to New Orleans police, a man stabbed a woman after she refused to go on a date with him. A 25-year-old man has been sentenced in Sevier County for his part in...

Hope Vs De Queen Tonight LIVE

Tune in tonight on SWARK.Today to get your weekly dose of Friday Night Football. Watch the Hope Bobcats take on the De Queen Leopards as they fight for the win. We will be LIVE at 6:45 and the game at 7pm. Experience our live video with audio commentary by Lance...
Hugo Daily News

Buffaloes focus on chance to beat Idabel... again

Hugo News Sports The Buffaloes are headed into district play this week, and they’re starting with one of the biggest games of the season. Hugo is traveling to Idabel to take on the rival Warriors in a game that head coach Krystopher Gross believes has district championship implications. Gross and his coaching staff attended Idabel’s (WIN/LOSS) (TO/OVER) Ashdown last Friday night to get a look…

Youth applications being taken for Nov. 5 hunt on Millwood Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is still accepting applications from youth hunters who would like to participate in a special modern gun deer hunt Nov. 5 at Millwood Lake. Eight permits will be issued to hunter education graduates ages 6-15. Applicants must submit a completed application form, including their...

Have You Seen The Huge Hotel Hochatown Rental Cabin In Broken Bow?

We work hard all day to earn a paycheck and at the same time rack up some PTO time. When it comes to burning that PTO time, you need to head north on Hwy. 259 to Broken Bow, Oklahoma, and book a stay at 'The Hotel Hochatown'. Now even if you can't manage to use a full week of PTO time, but can only take a few days, like a long three or four-day weekend, from the looks of 'The Hotel Hochatown', this place is worth it and it could quite possibly have you extending that three or four day weekend to a full week or longer!

Ashdown man receives award for life-saving efforts

35-year-old Dustin Wayne Roach was awarded the Carnegie Medal after he rescued a woman whose car plunged into Wright Patman Lake. Lucia Mendoza, age 29, was battling the spillway current after exiting her submerged vehicle but was continually dragged under water. Roach was fishing nearby and, upon seeing Mendoza’s plight,...
Courthouse News Service

Panel hears Arkansas city’s demand for 5% of revenue from streaming services

(CN) — Do video streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu have to pay municipalities in Arkansas a franchise fee for beaming their signals along fiber optic cables placed in public rights of way? The small city of Ashdown near the Texas and Oklahoma borders believes so, according to its interpretation of the state’s 2013 Video Service Act.

New assistant director comes home to Razorback Marching Band

As the 2022 football season rolls on at the UofA, the Razorback Marching Band is under new, yet familiar leadership with a new interim assistant band director. Chase Jones, 33, stepped into the position for the first time this year, although it is not the first time he has been a part of the Razorback family. A native of Ashdown, Arkansas, Jones previously attended the UofA where he received a bachelor’s degree in music education in 2012 and a master’s degree in instrumental conducting in 2015.

Ashdown Alumni Association will posthumously honor Dr. Mike Finley at banquet

After a two year hiatus due to Covid-19, the Ashdown High School Alumni Association will finally have their 14th “annual” banquet. Dr. Finley was born in Camden, Arkansas, in 1953. He moved to Ashdown while in 10th grade when his father was hired by Nekoosa Paper Mill. At Ashdown High School, he was an All-State member of the Purple Pride Marching Band and the Panther football team. After graduation in 1971, he attended Hendrix College majoring in chemistry.

Lady Wildcats down Clarksville in three

The Sulphur Springs Lady Wildcats grabbed another win Friday with a three-set victory over the Clarksville Lady Tigers. The game’s outcome was never in question, as the Lady Wildcats had an edge all game long. The first set would see the Lady Wildcats dominate, while the Lady Tigers struggled....

Little River Chamber of Commerce seeks entrants for Trunk or Treat

The event will be held from 2-4 p.m. at the Pocket Park in Ashdown and will include face painting, games, candy, hot dogs, and a costume contest. Contact Ashley Chandler at the Little River Chamber of Commerce at 870-898-2758 or An Ashdown man has been awarded for saving a...

UA Cossatot Celebrates the Grand Opening of the Old Lockesburg Middle School

UA Cossatot hosted an open house on Thursday, September 15, to showcase Phase I completion of the old Lockesburg Middle School restoration project. Visitors toured the Blue Darter Museum, the Community Room, and six classrooms. Dr. Steve Cole, Chancellor of UA Cossatot, was on hand to answer questions about the project and the future plans for the updated facility. New to Lockesburg will be a nursing medical simulation lab and plenty of new classroom space to offer new training and programs.