POCAHONTAS – Four men were arrested late Friday night after Randolph County Sheriff’s Office deputies discovered methamphetamine, pills, guns and cash during two traffic stops.
POCAHONTAS – According to the Arkansas Department of Health on Tuesday, Randolph County now has 46 active cases of COVID-19 and 219 cumulative – an increase of 19 active and 41 cumulative cases from last week.
PARAGOULD – In the Aug. 6 quarterly meeting of the BRTC Board of Trustees at the Paragould campus, BRTC President Dr. Martin Eggensperger expressed optimism regarding the upcoming fall semester, noting that challenges brought on by COVID-19 will serve to make the college stronger.
POCAHONTAS – City Council aldermen approved the purchase of new safety rescue tools for the Pocahontas Fire and Rescue Department during their regular monthly meeting Tuesday night at the Community Center.
POCAHONTAS – The woman accused of killing former Sen. Linda Collins pleaded guilty to her murder Thursday, Aug. 6, in Randolph County Circuit Court and was sentenced to 50 years in prison.