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Crawford County deputies sent a swift water rescue team to save a man and a girl stuck in the trees at Natural Dam Monday afternoon, according to Dennis Gilstrap, Emegrency Manager.
Published: Mon, 25 May 2015 21:11:13 GMT
A Tornado Watch was issued for Adair, Benton, Carroll, Crawford, Franklin, LeFlore, Logan, Madison, Polk, Scott, Sebastian, Sequoyah and Washington counties until 10 p.m. Monday.
Published: Mon, 25 May 2015 21:06:06 GMT
People who live near Flat Rock Court in Van Buren should be ready to flee to higher ground Monday night, Crawford County Emergency Manager Dennis Gilstrap told 40/29 News.
Published: Mon, 25 May 2015 21:01:29 GMT
Residents in the Caston Creek and in the Ward and Pocahontas areas are asked to leave, according to Sheriff Rob Seale.
Published: Mon, 25 May 2015 20:11:44 GMT
The Army Corps of Engineers began releasing water through seven spillway gates at Beaver Dam at noon Monday, according to a release sent to 40/29 News by Laurie Driver with the Corps.
Published: Mon, 25 May 2015 20:06:07 GMT
President Barack Obama observed during remarks at Arlington National Cemetery on Monday that this year is the first Memorial Day in 14 years "that the United States is not engaged in a major ground war." Saying that for "many of us, this Memorial Day ...
Published: Mon, 25 May 2015 18:58:04 GMT
A road in Benton County is closed after a tree fell overnight
Published: Mon, 25 May 2015 18:45:39 GMT
On Monday, the Old Fort Days Rodeo Parade will march through Downtown Fort Smith.
Published: Mon, 25 May 2015 10:52:40 GMT
Flood waters forced campers to evacuate Lake Wister campground in LeFlore County, Sunday.
Published: Mon, 25 May 2015 03:20:09 GMT
Van Buren raised its flood levees Sunday afternoon and evacuated everyone from the river side of the flood gate.
Published: Sun, 24 May 2015 22:21:04 GMT