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ARDOT: Multiple vehicles involved in crash on I-40 between Alma and Van Buren that stalled traffic
CRAWFORD COUNTY, ARKANSAS, Ark. — According to the Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT), a multi-vehicle crash on the westbound side of I-40 between Alma and Van Buren stalled traffic. The crash reportedly happened near mile marker 10, just over 1.5 miles from Van Buren, and officials ask that travelers...
Police locate, arrest escaped LeFlore County inmate
POLICE TELL US THAT THE ESCAPED INMATE FROM THE LEFLORE COUNTY JAIL HAS BEEN CAUGHT IN FORT SMITH...
Fort Smith pushes new spay and neuter voucher program for residents
Fort Smith is offering vouchers of up to $100 for spaying and neutering services for pet owners to combat the stray animal concern.
Fort Smith's Finest: A Guide to 4 Must-Try Seafood Restaurants
This article presents a curated list of four exceptional seafood restaurants in Fort Smith. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places? If yes, we would love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
Glasgow’s estate files civil suit seeking compensatory, punitive damages
The administrator of the estate of Heather D. Glasgow, a Poteau woman who died during her first solo skydive at Sallisaw Municipal Airport on Feb. 18, 2023, has filed a civil suit in excess of $75,000 against Adventure Skydive Center LLC, its owners and three unnamed employees (referred to as John Does 1-3), according to court documents.
River Valley woman gives birth to Leap Day baby
Leap day may be over but some parents are still celebrating little bundles of joy that arrived on the unique day.
Total solar eclipse 2024 in Oklahoma: Festivals and events to consider for the big day
With the 2024 total solar eclipse just over a month away, it's time to plan where and how you'll view the once-in-a-lifetime event. The path of totality crosses through southeast Oklahoma and several events and festivals are going on to help folks make the most of the day. Here are...
Fort Smith Police Dept. look back at Black heroes
FORT SMITH, Ark. — The department is highlighting past African American law enforcement workers as Black History Month comes to an end. "When I got hired, you could count all the way back to the Civil War era how many black officers we had, which was 10," said Capt. Wendall Sampson, who has been a Fort Smith police officer for nearly 30 years. "I can say that we have hired probably close to 15 or 16 African American officers since then."
Fort Smith Public Schools police chief to step down
Fort Smith Public Schools police Chief Bill Hollenbeck is retiring after 42 years in law enforcement.
‘Career offender’ caught with 40 pounds of meth in Madison County is headed to prison
He was hauling the drugs in a rental car, according to court documents.
Fort Smith, Arkansas, police investigate death downtown
FORT SMITH, Ark. — Fort Smith police announced Wednesday afternoon they were investigating a death downtown. The investigation was taking place in the area of Second Street and Garrison Avenue. That's near the Park at West End, across the street from the Fort Smith National Historic Site. "Please be...
Opponents of proposed Arkansas abortion amendment hold event in Fort Smith
OPPONENTS OF A PLAN TO ROLL BACK ARKANSAS' ABORTION LAWS - HOLDING AN AN EVENT TODAY AT CENTRAL MALL IN FORT SMITH...
Construction underway on new bypass in Greenwood
GREENWOOD, Ark. — Work is underway to build the new Greenwood bypass. When finished, it will allow drivers to avoid the downtown area. At Friday's groundbreaking ceremony, it was revealed the bypass will officially be named "Trey Burgess Memorial Highway" in honor of the family who provided most of the land where the new five-lane highway is being built.
2 Memphis residents sentenced on federal firearm charge in Sequoyah County
SEQUOYAH COUNTY, Okla. (KNWA/KFTA) — Two Memphis residents were sentenced for a federal firearm charge in Sequoyah County, according to a news release from the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma. Jemarcus Williams, 32, and Anfernee Sherrod, 30, were each sentenced to conspiring to...
Driver Arrested, Accused Of Crashing Into Parked Cars In Vian
Police in Vian arrested a driver they said crashed into parked cars while driving a large box truck. Surveillance video from a Vian gym shows the crash that happened around 5 a.m. Thursday morning. The driver was going south on Highway 82 when he crossed the center line and hit...
Fort Smith reveals new splash pad
The Fort Smith Board of Directors approved the upgrade to the splash pad at Martin Luther King Jr. Park on Feb. 20.
KNWA/FOX24 Weather named most accurate in NWA and River Valley
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — KNWA/FOX24 Weather was recently named the most accurate in the Fort Smith-Fayetteville market by Weatherate. “Dan and his team worked hard to earn our certification — congratulations,” Weatherate President Bruce Fixman said. KNWA/FOX congratulates Chief Meteorologist Dan Skoff and the whole weather team!
Sallisaw, OK Residents: Your Future Puppies Best Friend Awaits!
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of sallisaw..
Commissioners talk trash about county litter bugs
While the Lone Star State has long been identified by its “Don’t Mess with Texas” anti-littering campaign, Sequoyah County Commissioners would like to see a similar hard-nosed approach implemented in Oklahoma.