Distracted driving continues to be one of the leading causes of motor vehicle crashes on our nation’s roadways. The Arkansas State Police Highway Safety Office (HSO) is working with state and local law enforcement agencies to encourage drivers to put down their phones while driving as part o…

The Russellville Spring Cruise Night was held on Saturday night, March 25th, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. and was the first cruise night of the year. Organizers Dustin Kenedy and Dustin Kraus have been doing the cruise for years now and this year, just like the past cruises, everyone had great time.

On Thursday, March 16, 2023, Arkansas State Police Colonel Mike Hagar announced that Captain Chris Goodman graduated as a member of the 285th session of the FBI National Academy. The graduation took place at the National Academy in Quantico, Virginia. Nationally, fewer than one percent of of…

Pope County OEM held a side imaging training session at the Pope County OEM Headquarters on Tuesday, March 14th. The training session was led by Humminbird Representative J.E. VanNatta of Springfield, Missouri. Several dive/rescue teams attended the event including the Yell County Dive Team,

After a lawsuit was filed by former Russellville School District Superintendent Mark Gotcher against the Russellville School District that alleged breach of the employment contract of Gotcher by RSD (Mark Gotcher v. Russellville School District Number 14, Pope County Circuit Court, Case No. …

On February 20th, pet lovers everywhere observe National Love Your Pet Day. This holiday focuses on giving extra attention to our pets. The day encourages pampering our pets and focusing on the special relationship pets hold in our lives.