Three applicants were chosen earlier this week via a double blind draw at Arkansas Beverage Control to receive permits to open package stores in Randolph County.
POCAHONTAS—The Randolph County Chamber of Commerce elected new board officers for the upcoming year during their regular monthly meeting Thursday, Sept. 19.
POCAHONTAS—During a routine traffic stop Thursday, Sept. 19, the Pocahontas Police Department uncovered several grams of THC, 26 vape pen cartridges and nearly 20 grams of marijuana.
POCAHONTAS—The VFW Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post 4556 paid special tribute to the prisoners of war (POW) and those missing in action (MIA) Friday morning, Sept. 20, at the Randolph County Courthouse in observance of National POW/ MIA Recognition Day.
POCAHONTAS—Logan Anthony Dale, 18, of Pocahontas, was arrested and charged with one count of rape and three counts of sexual extortion on Sept. 9.