LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A Tennessee man has been sentenced to more than 23 years in prison for taking an Arkansas teenager and using her to produce child pornography, according to federal court...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas man who admitted stealing more than $9 million while working as an accountant for a manufacturing business has been sentenced to five years in federal...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that a death row inmate convicted of killing a police officer during a traffic stop is mentally competent to drop his...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The attorney for an Arkansas death row inmate convicted for fatally shooting a police officer during a 2011 traffic stop told the state Supreme Court Thursday the inmate...
TRUMANN, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas man has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder for fatally shooting a man who tried to intervene as he held his ex-wife at gunpoint outside a Walmart.
WALDENBERG, Ark. (AP) — State health officials are warning northeast Arkansans of another possible hepatitis exposure after an employee at a gas station market there tested positive for the...
TRUMANN, Ark. (AP) — The Trumann mayor, who earlier this month staved off four challengers in the general election, recently said that the city's mail service hasn't been the same since the U.S. Postal Service's Jonesboro sorting center shut down several years ago.
Mail is sorted through a sorting center in Memphis now. Mayor Barbara Lewallen and others aren't satisfied with the service, the Jonesboro Sun reported.
TRUMANN, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas prosecutor says a northeast Arkansas police chief who fatally shot a man in an exchange of gunfire in which the chief was wounded was justified in using deadly force.
TRUMANN, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas State Police say a northeast Arkansas police chief was wounded in a shooting in which the chief fatally shot a man.
A state police statement says Trumann Police Chief Chad Henson suffered non-life threatening wounds and is hospitalized after the Friday morning shooting that killed Johnny Kelley.
State police say Henson was contacted by Kelley, who asked him come to his home near Trumann, and when Henson approached the residence, Kelley shot Henson, who returned fire.
JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — City Barber Shop near the corner of East Nettleton Avenue and Watt Street has been around since 1923, but owner Melvin Thomason fears his tiny shop's days are numbered.
"I've been here 23 years, owned it for 17," Thomason said.
It's not that the old-fashioned barber shop doesn't have customers — he had five waiting when a Sun reporter stopped by this month.
TRUMANN, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas man has been charged with capital murder and kidnapping after police say he held his ex-wife at gunpoint outside a Walmart and fatally shot a man who tried to intervene.
The Jonesboro Sun reports that 22-year-old Gabriel Urrabazo was charged Thursday in Poinsett County Circuit Court.
JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — A fall trial date has been set for two Arkansas residents accused of recording sex acts at public locations.
The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that according to an order in Craighead County Circuit Court, the jury trial for Trumann residents Leslie Sessions and Derek Calloway is set to begin Sept. 24. A Sept. 17 plea deadline was set.
TRUMANN, Ark. (AP) — Police assembled outside a northeast Arkansas Walmart where a man was later killed after an employee texted her mother saying she expected problems with her ex-husband, who she assumed would be armed.
Trumann Police Chief Chad Henson told the Jonesboro Sun that officers saw Faith Morgan, 21, leaving the store in Trumann Sunday evening with her ex-husband, Gabriel Urrabazo, who had a gun.
TRUMANN, Ark. (AP) — Authorities say one man was fatally shot in what's believed to be a domestic dispute outside of a Walmart in northeast Arkansas.
TRUMANN, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas judge has found probable cause to hold a Tennessee man on $1 million bail pending formal charges in what authorities say may have been a sex-trafficking ring.
Authorities arrested 52-year-old Craig Gillum of Dover, Tennessee, on Feb. 1 in an O'Neill, Nebraska, hotel room where he was found with a 16-year-old girl who had been reported missing five days earlier from Trumann, Arkansas.
TRUMANN, Ark. (AP) — Authorities say a teenager from northeast Arkansas who was missing since Saturday has been found in Nebraska.
Trumann police say 16-year-old Arissa Farmer was found early Thursday morning in O'Neill, Nebraska. The city is more than 12 hours away from Trumann.
Officers found the teenager with a male from Dover, Tennessee, who police say she met on social media and who officers had been attempting to locate for four days.
TRUMANN, Ark. (AP) — A committee examining whether a Trumann woman can keep a pot-bellied pig as an emotional support animal says the city council should decide the issue.
Matt Miller says the pig, Gordy, helps with his wife's health issues. The Jonesboro Sun reported Monday that a special committee has recommended that a swine and livestock ban remain in place, but that the council can decide whether a waiver is warranted.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas House of Representatives has passed the more modest of two measures that propose to raise money for highway maintenance.
Both of the bills initially failed in the chamber Monday, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (http://bit.ly/2nwtW9S ) reported.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas House has approved a bill that would prohibit the release of video or audio that depicts the death of a police officer in the line of duty.
Rep. Jimmy Gazaway proposed the bill, saying that the death of a Trumann police officer in 2011 continues to make the rounds on the internet. House members approved Gazaway's bill on a 94-0 vote.