One Dead in Hamburg Christmas Shooting

HAMBURG, AR (Ben Caxton) — Arkansas State Police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred on Christmas Day in Hamburg. Authorities say 33-year-old Todd Martin of Crossett was shot after he got in his car and was leaving after visiting relatives on Chicago Street in Hamburg Christmas morning. After being…




One Dead, One Injured in Monticello Crash

MONTICELLO, AR (Ben Caxton) — One woman is dead and another injured after a two-vehicle crash Sunday afternoon east of Monticello. Arkansas State police say 88-year-old Carlyne Dickey of Monticello was killed around 3:15 PM when a 1999 GMC driven by 44-year-old Tonya Lampkin of McGehee crossed the centerline and…




Delayed Lake Village Christmas Parade Today

LAKE VILLAGE, AR (Ben Caxton) — Rains this week forced postponement of Santa’s visit to the Lake Village Christmas parade, originally scheduled for Wednesday. Now that rains are moving out the parade is ready to get underway this evening. Lake Village Chamber of Commerce Executive Director John Conner says the…


Charges Filed in Monticello Murder for Hire Plot

MONTICELLO, AR (Ben Caxton) — Formal charges have been filed against a Monticello woman who was arrested in October for an alleged murder for hire conspiracy against her husband and his ex-wife. On Friday prosecuting attorney Thomas Deen filed two formal charges of first-degree murder solicitation against 48-year-old Stephanie Hill…