Supreme Court Clears Way For Arkansas Executions

WASHINGTON (Ben Caxton) — The United States Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by nine Arkansas Death Row inmates to stop their pending executions. The inmates had claimed that they should not be executed because their deaths would be “intolerably painful”. The Arkansas Supreme Court rejected the argument, and the…


No Injuries In Dermott House Fire

  DERMOTT, AR (Wesley Carnicle) — Wesley Carnicle reports a house fire last night in Dermott. Around 11:26pm Thursday night the Dermott, Arkansas Fire Department responded to a house fire on North Hardy Street in Dermott. The resident at the house was not injured during the fire. No word yet…



Arkansas Officer Struck By Vehcile In Traffic Stop

  HERMITAGE, ARKANSAS (Wesley Carnicle) — Delta Daily News contributor Wesley Carnicle brings us news of a Hermitage, Arkansas police officer who was struck by a vehicle during a routine traffic stop yesterday. The incident occurred on Bradley Road 31. When the officer exited his vehicle and approached, the suspect…


Democrats Select Monticello Mayor Candidate

  DREW, ARKANSAS (Ben Caxton) — Wesley Carnicle reports that the Drew County Arkansas Democrat Committee held a special meeting Monday night. The meeting was called to select a party candidate for the Monitcello, Arkansas Mayor’s position. After debate the committee members selected current Monticello interim Mayor David Anderson to…