On Thursday, August 1, 2019, two suspects were apprehended in connection with a shooting, which occurred in the Atkins area on July 31st.Although two have been arrested, there were multiple subjects involved in the shooting. At this time, warrants for three of the individuals involved have b…

A portion of West L Street is closed for an unknown period of time after a large tree fell across the roadway just after 1 p.m. Thursday afternoon, July 18. West L Street is closed between North Arkansas Avenue and North El Paso Avenue. At this time, officers with Arkansas Tech Department of…

At approximately 9:45 a.m. Saturday, June 29, , Russellville Fire Department units E1, E2, E4, L1 under the command of Battalion Chief Chris Vick along with units from RPD, responded to a MVC  with entrapment at 2109 West Main Street.

At approximately 3:20 p.m. RFD Engine 1 and Battalion 1, under the command of Acting Battalion Chief Brent Moix, along with the Fire Marshal's Office, responded to 915 E Main (Arby's) on a suspicious package. The package was discovered by an employee who called 911. After the report was made…

Just after 7 p.m. Monday evening, June 17, officers with the Dardanelle Police Department responded to a residence on South 3rd Street on a report of two deaths that had occurred at the residence. The Dardanelle Police Department is continuing their investigation into the deaths and at this …

At approximately 8:46 p.m. Russellville Fire Department. units E1, L1, E2 and E3, under the command of Battalion Chief Brent Hamm, along with the Fire Marshal's office, responded to 11 Willow Oak Lane on a house fire. 

The Pope County Sheriff’s Office received a call at approximately 10:15 p.m. of a shooting at a residence in Hector.  Upon arrival, deputies located the body of a deceased male.  Jason Royalty was taken into custody at the scene and transported to the Pope County Detention Center where he is…

Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) officials advise that Highway 7 from Dardanelle to Ola is closed. The highway was closed at approximately 8:30 p.m. Monday night, June 3, due to high water covering both lanes of traffic. The highway is closed for 2.29 miles and a detour is available.

At approximately 8:45 p.m. on Sunday, May 19, 2019, Pope County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the Illinois Bayou on SR 164 North on a report of a child swept downstream while swimming in the water. Pope County OEM Swift Water Rescue was notified and also responded along with other local re…

Just before noon Sunday, May 5, Yell County dispatchers requested the Yell County Sheriff's Department, Rover Fire Department, Danville Fire Department, Danville Rescue, and Briggsville Fire Department to respond to a report of a downed aircraft after the FAA contacted their office just afte…

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…