The Arkansas State Police, Yell County Sheriff’s Department, Yell County Mounted Patrol, Pinnacle EMS and Galla Rock Fire Department were dispatched to a single vehicle rollover accident with possible entrapment that occurred just before 9 a.m. Thursday morning, March 26, on Highway 7 near C…

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NORTH LITTLE ROCK— The Arkansas Division of Emergency Management (ADEM) is warning citizens that there are persons who are impersonating employees of the United States Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) going door to door and offering COVID19 testing in exchange for money and pe…

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…

In keeping with Governor Asa Hutchinson’s mandatory closure of Arkansas public schools and the recommendations of health officials regarding limiting personal contact, the Pope County Library System will prohibit public access inside all branch locations beginning March 17th, 2020.

At 3:33 p.m. on Tuesday, March 10, the Yell County Sheriff’s Department, Pinnacle EMS, Yell County Mounted Patrol and the Dardanelle Rural Fire Department were dispatched to a motor vehicle collision with entrapment and injury that occurred at 10570 North Liberty Road. Upon the arrival of re…

Disclaimer: The following individuals appeared in felony bond hearings that were held at the Pope County Detention Center and have been accused of a felony crime. All information included in this story was obtained through testimony and/or police reports provided in the hearing. The charge(s…