19 April 2019
West Memphis taking serious approach to combating violence

West Memphis taking serious approach to combating violence


  McClendon: ‘Hurt, anger, and tears have covered the hearts and minds of our young people’ news@theeveningtimes.com West Memphis Mayor Ma...
WMPD makes 50 arrests over weekend

WMPD makes 50 arrests over weekend


  State, county cops join city police in crackdown news@theeveningtimes.com Bail bondsmen enjoyed a business bonanza after police efforts in W...
Remembering Taylon

Remembering Taylon


  at the ASU Mid-South gym in West Memphis. West Junior High School hosted a candlelight vigil for 16-year-old Taylon Vail, a student at the s...
 
Governor signs bill banning marriage under 17

Governor signs bill banning marriage under 17


  LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson has signed legislation that increases the state’s marriage age to 17. Under the previous law, ...
18 April 2019
No charges for officers who shot carjackers

No charges for officers who shot carjackers


Grand jury finds no evidence of unnecessary force in fatal shooting that sent officer to hospital news@theeveningtimes.com No charges will be ...
Williams pleads not guilty to stealing drugs

Williams pleads not guilty to stealing drugs


Suspended Marion police lieutenant charged with taking illegal substances from evidence locker news@theeveningtimes.com A Marion police lieute...
 
West Memphis set to unveil ‘Grow 2040’ plan

West Memphis set to unveil ‘Grow 2040’ plan


Initiative calls on leadership from all around the community to get involved in effort to reinvigorate the city news@theeveningtimes.com West ...
Earle Council: Get your trash cans off the curb

Earle Council: Get your trash cans off the curb


City wants residents to keep cans away from road on nonservice days news@theeveningtimes.com Earle residents who leave their garbage carts out ...
Recognition for Rescuers

Recognition for Rescuers


George Phillips Jr. (right) and George Phillips, Sr., standing in for his daughter Wanza, received commendations from Mayor Marco McClendon for res...
 
WMFD making a splash

WMFD making a splash


The West Memphis Fire Department sprayed fountains of water into the air and made a big splash into Gammon Lake during annual pump and hoses tests ...
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