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Pope changes rules for Catholics and abortion

Pope Francis has temporarily changed the way the Catholic Church treats women who have had an abortion, dropping the requirement that they have a bishop's permission to lift the ban of their excommunication. Now, women who've had an abortion and anyo...

Published: Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:06:48 GMT

Planning Commission to review sidewalk inventory map in Van Buren

The Van Buren Planning Commission will review the sidewalk inventory map on Tuesday.

Published: Tue, 01 Sep 2015 12:10:35 GMT

Fayetteville officer finds dead body in park

Body found in Fayetteville, police say

Published: Tue, 01 Sep 2015 11:21:21 GMT

Protect Fayetteville files injunction to stop civil rights ordinance election

The group, Protect Fayetteville, filed  a lawsuit in Washington County Court to stop the civil rights ordinance special election.

Published: Tue, 01 Sep 2015 01:45:22 GMT

Quorum Court approves funding for animal shelter

The proposal to fund the animal shelter has passed, according to a Quorum Court member.

Published: Tue, 01 Sep 2015 01:36:58 GMT

Police: Bear found in a tree behind house in Greenwood

A bear was found in a tree Monday at a  home in Greenwood.

Published: Mon, 31 Aug 2015 20:25:28 GMT

Whataburger in Rogers opens today at 11 a.m.

Whataburger has announced new location in Rogers at Pleasant Crossing.

Published: Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:03:30 GMT

Police searching for suspect who stole gas

The Rogers Police Department is searching for a suspect they said stole gas from a department store near the Promenade.

Published: Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:03:24 GMT

Residents take part in 11-week police academy course

Residents of Fort Smith are taking part in an 11-week police academy course

Published: Mon, 31 Aug 2015 10:30:58 GMT

Heat and humidity return for the work week

Warmer temperatures are in the forecast along with a dry stretch of weather

Published: Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:56:14 GMT