SOS’s mobile office to be in Bradley County Thursday

Secretary of State John Thurston’s Office will host a ‘mobile office’ at the Bradley County Courthouse in Warren on Thursday, July 18 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. “Mobile Offices are about bringing services of the Arkansas Secretary of State to rural areas of the state,”...
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...
Big Bass Bonanza postponed until October

Big Bass Bonanza postponed until October

  Historic flood levels on the Arkansas River have forced the state’s largest amateur bass tournament to reschedule. This year’s Simmons Bank Big Bass Bonanza, originally set to take place along the length of the river from Fort Smith to Dumas on June 28-30, will...