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Sherwood: Flooding held at bay

Dec 30, 2015 12:27pm

No flooding damage experienced earlier in the week due to heavy rainfalls in Sherwood, according to a spokesman for the Sherwood Police Department.

“I think we lucked out this time,” said...

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Feds accepting applications for water quality monitoring assistance through next week

Oct 30, 2013 11:38pm

LITTLE ROCK – Farmers and landowners in Arkansas have through the end of next week to apply for federal assistance to monitor edge of field water quality on agricultural lands in targeted...

Lawmaker says private option delay being considered

Oct 30, 2013 11:29pm

LITTLE ROCK — A state legislator said Wednesday there is talk among some lawmakers of delaying implementation of Arkansas’ plan to use Medicaid money to subsidize private insurance coverage for...

Two GOP hopefuls announce for 2nd District congressional seat

Updated: Nov 01, 2013 9:30am

LITTLE ROCK —Two Republicans said Tuesday they plan to run for the 2nd District congressional seat.

Banker French Hill of Little Rock, and Conrad Reynolds of Conway are the first Republicans...

Corps waives day use fees Nov. 11 for veterans and their families

Updated: Nov 01, 2013 9:33am

To commemorate Veterans Day, the Little Rock District of the Army Corps of Engineers will join Corps districts nationwide and waive day use fees at its recreation areas Monday, Nov. 11, for...

Governor names 31 to state boards, commissions

Sep 10, 2013 7:59pm

LITTLE ROCK — Gov. Mike Beebe announced 31 appointments to state boards and commissions Monday, including two local residents:

—Drew Crawford, Sherwood, reappointed to the Arkansas Building...

Highway Department to limit lane closures during holiday

Updated: Aug 29, 2013 5:37pm

The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department is limiting lane closures in construction zones during the Labor Day holiday.

AHTD, however, reminds drivers to use extra caution...

Rx Drug Abuse: ‘Growing problem’ also makes transition to college

May 02, 2013 6:00pm

Editor’s Note: This article is part of a series produced by the Southwest Times Record in Fort Smith. The entire series will be published online at www.sherwoodvoice.com. Next: State Addiction...

Rx Drug Abuse: Take-back aims to eliminate access

May 02, 2013 6:00pm

Editor’s Note: This article is part of a series produced by the Southwest Times Record in Fort Smith. The entire series will be published online at www.sherwoodvoice.com.

FORT SMITH — The...

Rx Drug Abuse: Arkansas Survey Tracks Abuse Among Students

May 02, 2013 6:00pm

Editor’s Note: This article is part of a series produced by the Southwest Times Record in Fort Smith, although the statistics cited in this article have been updated for Pulaski, Faulkner, Lonoke...

Rx Drug Abuse: Addiction treatment available locally

May 02, 2013 6:00pm

Editor’s Note: This article concludes a series produced by the Southwest Times Record in Fort Smith. The entire series is available online at www.sherwoodvoice.com.

FORT SMITH — For...