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The following people have recently been booked into the custody of the Columbia County Justice and Detention Facility on Rawhide Road in Magnolia. All of the following people are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law. Not listed are people serving brief commitments or state …

Appearing on our doorstep a few days ago was a charming orange-and-yellow colored carved bird, sitting on its own branch. We had no idea how it got there. But the mystery has been solved. Our own friend Wesley Mason made a post on Facebook identifying himself as the woodcarver who had placed…

Personal income rose in January, as did consumer savings and spending on food outside of the home, according to the February Personal Income and Outlays Report from the Bureau of Economic Analysis.

Gerson Eduardo Magana, 25, of TexARKana, was sentenced Thursday to 70 months in federal prison, followed by five years of supervised release, for the distribution of more than 50 grams or more of pure methamphetamine.

LOUISVILLE, KY -- Yum! Brands, Inc., which owns KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell, has reported results for the fourth-quarter and year ended December 31, 2020.

Recent arrests made by the Magnolia Police Department. Many, but not all, these arrests have previously been listed in our daily report Columbia County Justice and Detention Facility bookings and releases.

Six major utilities, including Entergy Arkansas, have announced a plan to ensure that electric vehicle drivers have access to a seamless network of charging stations connecting major highway systems from the Atlantic Coast through the Midwest and South, and into the Gulf Coast and Central Pl…

The South Arkansas Arts Center in El Dorado announces the upcoming exhibit entitled “Collagraph and Collage,” presented by local artist and art educator, Katie Harwell and her sister-in-law and paper artist from Fairhope, AL, Kendal Blanchard.

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A preliminary docket for Columbia County Circuit Court Criminal Division has been released by the office of Circuit Judge David W. Talley Jr. Court will be held at 9 a.m. Thursday in the courtroom at the Columbia County Justice and Detention Facility in Magnolia.

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Andre Scoggins, 50, of Mineral Springs, was sentenced Tuesday to 120 months in federal prison, followed by five years of supervised release, for distributing more than 50 grams of methamphetamine.

A convergence of local and statewide news events provides an opening to address the mental health evaluation and treatment crisis in Arkansas. We reported during the weekend the case of a former Magnolian who made a Facebook post in which he said that he’d killed his family and planned to ki…