This young female dog showed up this morning at Russellville Fire Department’s Central station located on North El Paso Avenue. She is wearing a blue collar but there is no name or contact information displayed on it. Firefighters attempted to find her owners nearby but were  unsuccessful. I…

Yell County Sheriff Bill Gilkey announced the arrest of 18 individuals throughout Yell County between the dates of January 1-April 20, 2019 on alleged drug related charges. Lieutenant Scott Moore said that 10 of the individuals were arrested within the city limits of Dardanelle with the assi…

At approximately 6 p.m. Friday evening, April 19, Pope County 911 dispatchers received a 911 call reporting a motor vehicle accident in the area of the 3400 block of North Arkansas Avenue. Upon receiving the call, the Russellville Police Department, Russellville Fire Department and Pope Coun…

Just after 3 p.m. Sunday, April 14, Pope County EMS 134 and Pope County Rescue 141 were dispatched to the area of 6199 Graves Creek Road on a rough terrain rescue. Pope County dispatchers updated responders concerning the rescue stating they had received a 911 call reporting that a 39-year-o…

The Pope County Sheriff's Office has received reports concerning another phone scam. Authorities with the sheriff's office state that they have received a call from a male subject who advises his name is Matt and is claiming to be with the Pope County Sheriff’s Office.  The subject then advi…

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