Circuit Judge Don Glover set a $500,000 bond Monday for Danny Joe Burchfield, the 26-year-old man suspected in the death of Rebekah Singh, a 33-year-old McGehee woman who was initially reported as a missing person.
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JONESBORO — Arkansas State University Chancellor Tim Hudson visited Tuesday with Lake Village officials to tour the Lakeport Plantation and discuss its economic impact on Chicot County.
On Oct. 11, 2013, the city of Monticello entered into a $10 million contract with Siemens Industry Inc. to upgrade the city’s water system with new water meters and replace aging water lines. A year and $7 million later, the city has hired an attorney to determine whether the transaction complies with applicable law and, if so, is the company fulfilling its obligations under the contract.
A Conway man was killed and two others injured in a one-vehicle accident Tuesday in Grant County.
A fire that consumed the Arkansas County Courthouse annex Sept. 23 in Stuttgart has been ruled an arson, an official said Tuesday.
Three intrepid rock-wall climbers show their stuff Saturday at the 2014 Ding Dong Days Fun Day at Memorial Park in Dumas, which offered music, munchies and a lot of other family-oriented activities for everyone. Dumas also held its annual Ding Dong Days parade as part of the annual community celebration. (Special to The Commercial/Joe Dempsey)
The cause of an early morning fire that gutted the Arkansas County Courthouse annex in Stuttgart was electrical in nature, Arkansas County Judge Glenn “Sonny” Cox said Tuesday.
The University of Arkansas at Monticello saw its enrollment decline from 3,893 students in September 2013 to 3,854 students as of September 2014, according to numbers provided by the Arkansas Department of Higher Education.
Blue Rooster is finalizing plans to open a poultry de-boning operation at 110 Industrial Park Drive in Warren, the Arkansas Economic Development Commission announced Wednesday.
NORFOLK, Va. — A 2012 Dumas High School graduate and Dumas native is serving aboard USS Forrest Sherman (DDG 98), one of the world’s most versatile multi-mission combat ships.