USDA makes disaster declarations for 29 Ark. counties
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack has made disaster declarations for farmers in 29 Arkansas counties affected by this year's drought conditions and flooding.
Gov. Mike Beebe's office announced the declarations Thursday. The governor's office says disaster declarations due to earlier drought conditions have been issued for in Arkansas, Ashley, Bradley, Calhoun, Chicot, Clark, Cleveland, Columbia, Dallas, Desha, Drew, Grant, Hempstead, Hot Spring, Jefferson, Lafayette, Lincoln, ...
Jalapeño cheese ball 12/12/13
Here's a little twist on a traditional Christmas appetizer.
2 (8 oz) blocks of cream cheese
1 (4 oz.) can of diced jalapeños drained
1 (4 oz.) can of diced green chilies drained
1/4 teaspoon of garlic salt
1/3 cup of cooked and finely chopped bacon
1/4 cup of grated Parmesan cheese
1 cup of shredded cheddar cheese
1/2 cup of panko bread crumbs
1 tablespoon of butter
1 tablespoon of parsley flakes
Noon Update: Winter weather possible Friday
A mixed bag of precip will be possible Friday and Friday night. ...
Fatal shooting followed stabbing in Howell County
A fight at a home on Tuesday night led to a fatal shooting outside West Plains. Now investigators are trying to determine if it was a justifiable homicide.
An incident report from the Howell County Sheriff's Department says the shooting was at the home of Marty Fox, 8409 County Road 6890. Fox called 9-1-1 about 8:30 p.m. to report he'd shot Brock Powell.
Fox told deputies that ...
Snow, ice puts lawn care companies in the black, not white
A week of snow and ice is leading to a winter windfall for some businesses. This winter blast has kept landscaping companies busy.
It's the off season for landscapers but Dan Barton keeps plenty busy these days with calls for snow removal service.
“Obviously, it’s starting off with a bang and the forecast tells us that the winter is going to be long and cold and we ...
2 killed in head-on collision in Searcy County
LESLIE, Ark. (AP) — Authorities say two people are dead in a head-on collision on U.S. 65 in the Ozark Mountains.
Arkansas State Police say the crash happened Wednesday north of Leslie. According to a preliminary report, 31-year-old Katherine Horton of Leslie was driving south on the road when she crossed the center line and crashed into a vehicle driven by 48-year-old Phillip Donaldson of Mountain ...