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Arkansas’ weekly flu report, released Tuesday, noted a third death in the state last week from influenza-like illness (ILI).

Simmons Prepared Foods, Inc., a Gentry, AR establishment, is recalling approximately 2,071,397 pounds of poultry products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically metal, said the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).

James Elmer Sneed IV, 35, of Hot Springs was sentenced last week to 84 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release for one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm.

An 18-year-old TexARKana man is facing formal charges of capital murder, aggravated robbery and assault in connection with a shooting in a TexARKana apartment that left two dead and another suffering from a gunshot wound.