POCAHONTAS – During Tuesday night’s regular monthly City Council meeting held via social guidelines at the Pocahontas Community Center, aldermen voted 4-2 in favor of swapping out a City-owned building in east Pocahontas with GNC Industries as GNC plans to expand their operation.
POCAHONTAS — According to data from the Arkansas Department of Health on Wednesday morning, Randolph County now has three active cases of COVID-19 — down from five cases last week and down from six the week prior.
POCAHONTAS – Preserve Arkansas, on May 1, announced their 2020 list of Arkansas’s Most Endangered Historic Places, which included the old rock building at Pocahontas High School that is set to be demolished to make way for the new high school.
POCAHONTAS – A routine traffic stop conducted by the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office last Thursday, April 28, led to the arrest of six people before the day was up in a drugs and firearms bust involving methamphetamine.
POCAHONTAS – Eric Michael Thomas, 22, of Pocahontas, has been charged with one count of rape, a Class Y felony, from an incident occurring two to three years ago that involved a minor.