18 April 2019
Hutchinson signs ban on abortions after 18 weeks

Hutchinson signs ban on abortions after 18 weeks


LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas governor Asa Hutchinson has signed into law a measure banning most abortions 18 weeks into a woman’s pregnancy, enactin...
Another Tunica casino to close this summer

Another Tunica casino to close this summer


TUNICA, Miss. — Penn National Gaming, Inc. announced Tuesday plans to close the Resorts Casino in Tunica, Mississippi effective June 30, subjec...
17 April 2019
McClendon outlines ‘State of the City’

McClendon outlines ‘State of the City’


  West Memphis mayor delivers first annual report to the community news@theeveningtimes.com Mayor Marco McClendon filed his first State of the...
 
Sheriff’s office investigating fatal fire

Sheriff’s office investigating fatal fire


  Three killed in moble home blaze in Earle news@theeveningtimes.com The Earle Fire Department made a grizzly discovery Monday morning as it e...
Arkansas inmate found dead in  Cummins prison cell

Arkansas inmate found dead in Cummins prison cell


  PINE BLUFF — Security staff at Cummins Unit in Grady found a 43-year-old inmate unresponsive in his cell on Sunday night, reports the state ...
16 April 2019
West Memphis Fred’s closing

West Memphis Fred’s closing


  Retailer shuttering 159 underperforming stores by end of May news@theeveningtimes.com Fred’s Dollar Stores Inc. says it will close 159 un...
 
‘You have no respect for the law’

‘You have no respect for the law’


  Man faces third DWI, drug charges in Judge Thorne’s courtroom news@theeveningtimes.com An old rule was revived in the West Memphis Distric...
Revenues on the rise in West Memphis

Revenues on the rise in West Memphis


  City sees tax numbers rise across the board in early 2019 news@theeveningtimes.com West Memphis retail sales tax collection hit a rare trife...
Shooting sparks rumors of campus violence

Shooting sparks rumors of campus violence


WMPD squashes stories circulating on social media, vigil planned for victim ralphhardin@gmail.com News of the shooting death of a West Junior Hig...
 
Mississippi in state of emergency after severe weekend storms

Mississippi in state of emergency after severe weekend storms


  JACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant declared a state of emergency and met the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency on Sunday to...
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