The Russellville School District enacted safety procedures at the Russellville High School due to an unaffiliated event involving the Russellville Police Department on Friday, December 3. Campus was put on hold until clearance was given from the RPD that the situation involving a person in n…

The Russellville Police Department is seeking information as to the identity of this Breaking or Entering suspect. If you have any information to his identity, you can call Lt. Glen Daniels at the Russellville Police Department at 479-968-3232.

The Pope County Fire Association is asking all residents of Pope County to be cautious of any outside burning. The conditions in Pope County are very favorable for wildfires to ignite, so if you are burning, please use extreme caution Pope County is not under a burn ban at the time of this p…

The Pottsville Police Department was involved in a pursuit around 9:45 p.m. this evening, Wednesday, July 7, 2021. The pursuit started around West Ash Street and North D Street. The suspect vehicle eventually wrecked into another vehicle and the suspect fled the area.  

According to the National Weather Service, arctic cold winter weather with several bouts of precipitation will continue to impact the state overnight and through the week. The forecast calls for below freezing temperatures and snow over most of the state with more of a wintry mix across part…

On December 25, 2020 shortly after 5 p.m., Pope County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to an address in the 5100 Block of Pine Ridge Road on a report of a possible homicide. On the arrival of deputies, they located five individuals who were deceased in the home.

The Pope County Sheriff’s Office along with Arkansas State police remain on the scene of a suspected homicide involving multiple victims within the 5100 block of Pine Ridge Road near Atkins. At approximately 5:14 p.m., Friday, December 25th, deputies received a 911 call reporting possible vi…

On November 30, 2020, human remains were discovered in a field along the Illinois Bayou near Broomfield Road.  Pope County Sheriff’s Department Investigators, along with Arkansas State Police Special Agents, responded to the scene and collected the remains. The remains were sent to the Arkan…