Truck hits pedestrians, killing one

Truck hits pedestrians, killing one

A pedestrian was killed and two others were injured Saturday night on Arkansas 8 in Johnsville near the Ashley and Bradley County line, according to a preliminary Arkansas State Police accident report. Jennifer Denise Davidson, 40, of Fountain Hill, was killed in the...
4-8 inches of rain predicted

4-8 inches of rain predicted

  A Flash Flood Watch is in effect for Southeast Arkansas, including Ashley Bradley, Chicot, Cleveland, Desha, Drew, Jefferson and Lincoln counties, as well as portions of southwest, central, eastern, north central, northeast Arkansas, according to the National...

Fred’s to close 5 stores in Southeast Arkansas

Fred’s, Inc., a discount merchandise retailer, announced Friday that it will close another 129 stores, including five in Southeast Arkansas: Dumas, Lake Village, Star City, Warren and Pine Bluff. The company said it will hold clearance sales in an effort to refocus...