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Arkansas’ population grew by 95,000 people over the past decade -- officially topping 3 million people for the first time. Yet only in three decades since 1900 has Arkansas’ population growth been slower than from 2010 to 2020.
Arkansas State Trooper James O. Ray has been named by the American Association of State Troopers as the Trooper of the Year – 2021, recognizing him for his selfless act of bravery that saved the lives of motorists traveling through western Arkansas along Interstate 40 last year.
Thirty Arkansas State Police recruits received their trooper commissions Thursday night during a graduation ceremony that followed the conclusion of a 14-week training academy session.
A documentary reviewing the controversial deaths of Dennis and Norma Woodruff, two former Rockwall County residents who were killed near Royse City more than 15 years ago, is scheduled to be presented in Greenville next month.
Monte A. Jackson, 27, of TEXarkana died about 5:24 a.m. Thursday when the vehicle he was driving rear-ended a tractor-trailer at the 1.2-mile point of Interstate 49 near Doddridge in Miller County.
Keifer Dalton Peek, 29, of TexARKana, died about 12:26 a.m. Wednesday when the vehicle he was driving overturned in the 3000 block of Trinity Boulevard in Miller County.
COVID-19 statistics as reported by the Arkansas Department of Health on Tuesday. Symbols (+) or (-) mean changes in numbers since Monday.
Special Agents of the National Park Service Investigative Services Branch are asking for the public’s help to solve a Hot Springs homicide.
James Heritage, 38, of Hot Spring pleaded guilty last week to two charges stemming from his attempts to unlawfully obtain COVID-19 relief funds.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has retracted an earlier notice to the State of Arkansas about the presence of Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease in the state.
Trial in the capital murder case of a woman accused of killing a pregnant New Boston, TX, woman and removing her unborn daughter is scheduled to begin in September 2022.
A suspect driving a semi-truck without a trailer led multiple police agencies on a multi-state pursuit down Interstate 30 Friday evening.
Strong thunderstorm winds, heavy rain and pea-sized hail lashed Columbia County and neighboring areas of South Arkansas on Friday afternoon.