Scott County, AR

Scott County,

Scott County Quorum Court to meet

The Scott County Quorum Court will meet in Regular Session on Monday, June 21, 2021 at 7:00 P.M. in the Court Room of the Scott County Courthouse. The agenda for the meeting is: Call to Order – Roll Call; Pledge of Allegiance; Reading, correction, and deposition of minutes; Public Comment; Judges Report; Treasurer’s Report; Sheriff’s Report; Assessor’s Report; Coroner Report; Committee Reports; Old Business; New Business. Appropriations and Ordinances will be: Unanticipated Revenue – JP Brigance; Ordinance Budget Transfer 4900 (New Health Department) – JP; Ordinance Close out Funds 3986 (James Fork Water Project) and 4900 (New Health Department) – JP; Amending 2021 Budget Old Courthouse – JP Linda Vaughn; Ordinance Comp Time Management – Quorum Court; Ordinance Pay Scale Amendment – JP; Jail Budget Amendment – JP; Adjournment.
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OBITUARY: Bobbie Jean Skinnner

Bobbie Jean Skinner, 81, of Choctaw, Oklahoma, formerly of Scott County, Arkansas passed away on May 5, 2021 in Edmond, Oklahoma. She was born October 6, 1939 in Bates, Arkansasto the late Ezra and Maude (Harper) Hargrove. She is preceded in death by her parents and her husband Bill Skinner....
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Booneville woman, 24, found dead in pickup in west Arkansas

Arkansas State Police are investigating the suspected Saturday morning homicide of a Booneville woman south of Waldron in west Arkansas' Scott County, according to a news release. A resident living near 1091 Ross Creek Road just south of Waldron reported gunshots to the Scott County sheriff’s office at about 4:10...
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ASP investigating "apparent homicide" in Scott County

SCOTT COUNTY, Ark. — According to a release from Arkansas State Police, their department is investigating an "apparent homicide" that was reported to the Scott County Sheriff’s Department on January 23, 2021. ASP said the Scott County Sheriff's Office received a call from a resident at 1091 Ross Creek Road,...

Suspected Homicide Scott County

Arkansas State Police Special Agents are investigating an apparent. homicide reported to the Scott County Sheriff’s Department earlier. A resident at 1091 Ross Creek Road south of Waldron contacted the. sheriff’s department at 4:10 AM to report hearing gunshots. Upon. their arrival outside the home, deputies found a deceased female.
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Deputies search for missing/runaway teen in Scott County

SCOTT COUNTY, Ark — Deputies with the Scott County Sheriff's Office are searching for a missing/runaway teen. According to deputies, 16-year-old Aniya Stringer is missing. Stringer is 5'2, weighs about 180 pounds, has black hair and brown eyes. Where Stringer was last seen is unknown at this time. If you...
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COVID-19 concerns remain in Scott County

Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson held a primetime address Thursday. evening, discussing how Arkansas is responding to COVID-19 in. conjunction with the holiday season. During his address, Hutchinson shared that Arkansas has tested more. than 40 percent of state’s population equating to 1.3 million. different individuals. No new restrictions were announced...
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People in Scott County warned of new round of flash flooding

WALDRON, Ark. — Waldron Public Schools has canceled classes on Wednesday because of the threat of severe weather and flooding. Scott County Judge, James Forbes, spent the day Tuesday assisting with a swift water rescue and helping with flooded roads. "I've told people to get their livestock on high ground....