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News in Crawford County, Arkansas
County whittles 9 sites for new jail down to 1
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 01:11:24 -0800
VAN BUREN — Crawford County officials have narrowed a list of nine possible locations for a new county jail to one — an 8.5-acre site on the eastern edge of Van Buren.
Harlem Ambassadors thrill crowd at VBHS
Sat, 08 Mar 2014 02:14:14 -0800
Anthony Brooks came ready to play. Chance Billings, 10, of Alma won the basketball autographed by the Harlem Ambassador team members. Brinn Brammer sings the National Anthem.
Arkansas Highway Commission Approves Bids For Improvements In Four Counties
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 10:29:57 -0800
The Arkansas State Highway Commission approved a bid for improvements to a roadway in Crawford County, according to a news...
Texas fugitive captured
Mon, 10 Feb 2014 07:11:06 -0800
One of Texas’ Top 10 most-wanted fugitives has been captured in Crawford County.
Armer seeks re-election
Mon, 10 Feb 2014 07:11:38 -0800
Crawford County Clerk Teresa Armer will be a candidate for re-election for another two-year term. If re-elected, it would be Armer’s fourth term as county clerk, and she has 21 years experience in the clerk’s office.
Blount seeks re-election
Thu, 13 Feb 2014 02:11:00 -0800
Sharon Blount-Baker has announced she is seeking re-election as Crawford County circuit clerk. Baker said she has worked diligently to modernize the functions of the circuit clerk’s office.
Man gets 35-year sentence for rape
Sat, 01 Mar 2014 02:29:07 -0800
Thanks to DNA profile, a 14-year-old rape case ended Wednesday in Crawford County Circuit Court. James Edward Willis, 43, of Springfield, Mo., pleaded guilty to a rape which occurred March 13, 2000.
Transient-killing case back at circuit court
Wed, 19 Feb 2014 06:47:58 -0800
VAN BUREN — Attorneys for a man convicted in the 2001 slaying of a woman at a Crawford County transient camp have waived a formal arraignment as the case moves toward another trial.
Pixley to run for re-election
Sat, 15 Feb 2014 02:26:38 -0800
Crawford County Tax Collector Kevin Pixley has announced he will seek re-election this year. Pixley, 46, a Republican, was elected in 2010 and is seeking his third term in office.
Parks touted as assets for cities
Mon, 10 Feb 2014 07:11:45 -0800
Preparing for a Crawford County Leadership Alumni session on parks are (from left) Van Buren City Planner Joe Hurst, LCC alumni Scott Morgan and Mulberry Mayor Gary Baxter.