Following the arrests of 44 people with ties to white supremacist groups in Russellville, including the New Aryan Empire, in October 2017, a second wave of arrests was announced on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 during a press conference held at the Russellville Police Department. The indictment…

The Russellville Police Department has positively identified human remains that were discovered on Sunday, January 13, 2019, as Ashley Denton Davis, 49 of Johnson County. Davis' cause of death is still unknown, pending further testing at the Arkansas State Crime Lab and at this time, the inv…

A Yell County community is included among the addresses of the four proposed marijuana dispensary locations that may be given licenses to legally open in Arkansas' Zone 4. Those locations include River Valley Dispensary LLC at 23788 West Highway 28 in Bluffton. Valentine Holdings at 9410 Rog…

Sergeant David Williams, 45, of Prairie County was promoted to the rank of lieutenant today during a regular monthly meeting of the Arkansas State Police Commission.  He will assume new duties as assistant commander of Arkansas State Police, Highway Patrol Division, Troop D, headquartered at…

Disclaimer: Information obtained from an Arkansas State Police fatal crash summary represents only the initial findings by an investigating law enforcement officer. The summaries are not considered official reports of a highway crash investigation, but merely a summary of preliminary informa…

Arkansas State Troopers will be joined by city and county law enforcement officers in the coming days in a unified effort to remove impaired drivers from local streets and roads as well as state and U.S. highways.  The special enforcement operation begins Friday, December 14th and continues …

Following multiple reports of an odor throughout the River Valley on Friday evening, November 30, Green Bay Packaging located in Oppelo in Conway County was determined to be the source of the smell.  While investigating the countless number of odor complaints, Office of Emergency Management …

Just after 4:30 p.m. on Monday, November 26, 2018, a deer broke through a window of the Cross County Courthouse where it then ran wild inside the building as security cameras captured the incident. The footage shows the deer smash through a glass pane window at the Cross County Courthouse lo…

Arkansas native and legendary coach Bear Bryant said, “It is not the will to win, but the will to prepare to win that makes the difference.” The local business leaders who are promoting the Russellville East End Industrial Park have both the will to win and the will to prepare for the creati…

The Clarksville Police Department continues to seek information on the whereabouts of Kalieb Keith Pitts, 29 of Clarksville. He was last seen on February 20, 2018 in Clarksville. Kalieb did not pick up his last paycheck and has not been in touch with family or friends in over 6 months. His w…