Yell County Sheriff Bill Gilkey announced that Bryan Hunnicutt has been hired as the new School Resource Officer for Two Rivers.  Yell County Sheriff Chief Deputy John Foster said that Hunnicutt has been an auxiliary officer for the Yell County Sheriff’s Department for several years and is l…

Living in a retirement community during the COVID-19 pandemic has come with many sacrifices, including extremely limited contact with the outside world. During the pandemic, nursing homes throughout the country aren't allowing any visitors to protect their residents. Senior-care facilities h…

Dardanelle High School conducted a graduation ceremony for the Class of 2020 on Sunday afternoon, May 17. The ceremony began at 2 p.m. and included a parade of graduates who traveled from Merritt Park on Highway 22, down Union Street and continued on North Front Street. Upon arriving at the …

Dardanelle High School conducted a graduation ceremony for the Class of 2020 on Sunday afternoon, May 17. The ceremony began at 2 p.m. and included a parade of graduates who traveled from Merritt Park on Highway 22, down Union Street and continued on North Front Street.

If you lived in Pope County in the early eighties to the mid nineties, “cruising the strip” is how many teenagers spent most Friday and Saturday nights. The strip consisted of driving back and forth along North and South Arkansas and along 4th Street as well. Recently due to COVID-19, there …

Yell County District Court began taking Guilty and Not Guilty pleas at the District Courts office in Dardanelle on April 24, 2020.  There will be a waiver of court appearance and time pay contracts available to all who qualify. If you have been served a warrant for failure to appear, failure…

Through a recent release, Pope County Judge Ben Cross warns residents of individuals who are soliciting business and attempting to perform driveway paving at a reduced rate. The letter released by Judge Cross is below. 

In accordance with the directives and recommendations of the Arkansas Department of Health to limit public interaction, the Pope County Sheriff’s Office announces that as of 12:00 noon on Wednesday, March 18, 2020, the lobby will be closed to walk-in traffic.  The lobby will remain open for …

Upon the recommendations health officials, Danville City Hall will be closed to the public effective immediately. Officials state that they apologize for any inconvenience but also understand it is their duty to do their part to protect the community at this time. Please utilize the drop box…