A Franklin County man died Tuesday afternoon after he jumped from the Lee Creek Road overpass in Van Buren onto the top of a commercial cargo trailer and truck traveling eastbound along Interstate 40. The incident occurred about 10:55 a.m. Tuesday morning, August 24th.

LITTLE ROCK – Legislators gathered at the Capitol in Little Rock to affirm the governor’s declaration of a public health emergency for 60 days.

Arkansas State Troopers will intensify their patrols across 16-thousand miles of Arkansas highway during the upcoming July 4th holiday. The stepped-up patrol presence by state troopers and local law enforcement authorities is part of a statewide Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over enforcement ope…

Washington, DC—June 16, 2021....Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) today spoke on the House floor to honor Robyn Richardson—a fixture of the Russellville community and the longest standing Pope County employee in history. June marked Richardson’s fiftieth year of service at the Pope County Courthouse.

Arkansas PBS has completed the first transmitter of a five- transmitter expansion to achieve near universal public television broadcast coverage in the state by the end of the year, extending airwaves to part or all of 31 counties that previously received a very weak or no signal – an increa…