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Report: ISIS to release 29 Assyrians

An ISIS court in northern Syria has ordered the release of 29 Assyrian Christian hostages among more than 200 captured by the Sunni extremist group, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Saturday, citing an Assyrian commander. The Syrian Observ...

Published: Sat, 28 Feb 2015 18:11:57 GMT

Winter Weather Advisory Issued for Arkansas, Oklahoma counties

A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for counties in both Arkansas and Oklahoma until midnight. 

Published: Sat, 28 Feb 2015 15:41:41 GMT

List: Saturday Weather Closings

You can find a list of churches, schools and businesses closed because of the winter weather here.

Published: Sat, 28 Feb 2015 15:40:02 GMT

News To Go: Thursday, February 27th 10pm Update

Published: Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:15:27 GMT

Read: Winter Weather Q&A

Read the Q&A to ask Meteorologist Darby Bybee about the update on the winter weather for Friday and Saturday. 

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 20:44:42 GMT

Update: Computers back online, DMV says

Employees with the DMV said they are experiencing a computer outage at offices in Arkansas.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:15:54 GMT

The City of Rogers celebrates economic growth

The Chamber's dinner and program will highlight many of the accomplishments of the community over the past year, such as adding some 1300 new jobs to the

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:24:27 GMT

US Supreme Court justice to speak at lecture series

On Thursday, a US Supreme Court justice will speak at a lecture series in Fort Smith. Justice Antonin Scalia will speak about U.S. Marshals history to a crowd of more 2,500 people.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 04:46:57 GMT

Police: Man charged with sexual assault after snatching girl from bus stop

Springdale police said a man faces several charges including assault and kidnapping after he grabbed a 13-year-old girl who was walking home from the bus stop. They also found the suspect was linked to several older cases that happened. 

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 04:46:26 GMT

Winter blast brings trash to interstate

The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department said trash littering the interstate was caused by snowplows during the winter blast and strong winds blowing loose trash around.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:22:39 GMT