Due to the dry conditions and high fire danger, Yell County Judge Mark Thone issued a Burn Ban for Yell County on Monday, September 26th that will remain in effect until further notice. A court ordered burn ban prohibits any kind of outside burning for a period of up to 60 (sixty) days from …

In 1996 the members of country super group Ricochet watched their debut single, “What Do I Know”, rise to the Top 5 earning the band the honor of the highest charting debut single of the year. The follow up single release, “Daddy’s Money”, became an immediate across the board hit, rising to …

The 2022 County Fair season is officially underway! Yell County Fair events are being held this week, September 5th-10th. Each night this week through Saturday come enjoy the carnival rides, the animals, the vendors, the food, exhibits, arts and crafts, and the live music from 5 p.m. until close.

As students entered the second week of the 2022 school year last week, the Russellville Police Department stepped up their patrols and began a school zone speed enforcement campaign in order to slow commuters down as they travel in front of the Russellville High School located on South Knoxv…

In partnership with the River Valley Shelter for Battered Women and Children, the Russellville Police Department is excited to announce the addition of a Victim Advocate, within the police department, which provides enhanced services and resources for those who have suffered from the effects…

The 75th Annual Mt. Nebo Chicken Fry celebrated the poultry industry in the Arkansas River Valley this past Saturday at Mt. Nebo State Park. The Mt. Nebo Chicken Fry has been held each year since 1948.

The 75th Annual Mt. Nebo Chicken Fry celebrated the poultry industry in the Arkansas River Valley this past Saturday at Mt. Nebo State Park. The Mt. Nebo Chicken Fry has been held each year since 1948.

Arkansas motorists will begin to see more Arkansas State Troopers, sheriff’s deputies and local police on patrol later this week.  The increased presence of law enforcement officers on state highways and local roads is part of a joint mission with the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Nati…

POTTSVILLE, Ark. - Pottsville Masonic Lodge #333 has been hard at work this year so far serving and supporting the Pottsville community. In March, the lodge cooked 250 hamburgers and 250 hot dogs for Pottsville Junior High School's Be Pro Be Proud Life Skills Day event.

The Russellville Police Department recently announced promotions in their department and would like to congratulate Corporal Brett Greathouse on his recent promotion to the rank of Sergeant. Cpl. Greathouse is a 12-year veteran of the department.

Pope County EMS Rescue conducted auto extrication training on Saturday evening, July 23, 2022 at Cunningham Metals located on South Arkansas Avenue. The training included several auto extrication techniques that were performed on salvaged vehicles using various rescue tools.

RUSSELLVILLE, Ar.- Korey Heath is a nursing student at Arkansas Tech University. She was recently med-flighted to Little Rock, where doctors discovered a brain bleed and mass. On Monday, July 18th she underwent surgery to remove the mass on her brain, and is now receiving radiation and chemo…