Severe weather expected in Southeast Arkansas

Severe weather expected in Southeast Arkansas

  Thunderstorms are expected in Southeast Arkansas, beginning Tuesday night, with the threat increasing on Wednesday. Bradley, Cleveland, Desha, Drew and Lincoln (National Weather Service, Little Rock) Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible Tuesday night and...
Dermott man dies in 1-vehicle accident at Gillett

Dermott man dies in 1-vehicle accident at Gillett

  A 49-year-old Dermott man died Monday in a one-vehicle crash at on U.S. 165 in Gillett, according to an Arkansas State Police preliminary accident report. According to the report, Louis L. Proby was driving a 2002 Buick south on U.S. 165 near D.A. Richter Lane...
Covid-19 in Arkansas, 1 year later

Covid-19 in Arkansas, 1 year later

  A year ago, on March 11, Gov. Asa Hutchinson declared a public health emergency in Arkansas when the state saw its first case of Covid-19. The pandemic changed the way we work, play, live and in too many cases, die. In one year, more than 5,400 Arkansans died...
Abortion ban sets stage to challenge Roe v Wade

Abortion ban sets stage to challenge Roe v Wade

  Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Tuesday signed Senate Bill 6 banning all abortions in Arkansas except when the life or health of the mother is at risk. The bill did not include exceptions for rape and incest, something the governor had hoped would be in the bill. In a...
Missing teen found deceased

Missing teen found deceased

The body of a Monticello teen, missing since March 8, was discovered Wednesday morning (March 10), according to Drew County Sheriff Mark Gober. Gober released a statement Wednesday saying the body of 16-year-old Jordan Lee was found by a deputy. He said foul play is...