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Update: Escaped Murderer Timothy Buffington Captured

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The Arkansas Department of Correction has confirmed to THV11 that escaped murderer Timothy Buffington has been captured. According to THV11 CBS, “an individual approached an Arkansas State Police roadblock at Highway 10 and Highway 60, west of Booneville, and stated that he had seen a man who might match Buffington’s description. He reportedly said that he had seen the suspected escapee only a short distance away along Butler Road. Wilson said an ASP trooper assigned to the roadblock left the area and moved to Barber Road where he spotted a man in camouflage clothing outside a home. As the state trooper approached the front yard of the home, Wilson said he asked the suspect if he was Buffington. Continue Reading →

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Remains Found on Sandbar Identified

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Remains found on a sandbar in Red River have been positively identified as 42-year-old Janice Northcross of Ashdown, AR, according to Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator and Coroner Dr. Todd Thoma. A forensic dentist in Baton Rouge used dental records to make the identification. Northcross had been missing since Feb. 8 when she either jumped or fell into the Red River near Fulton to avoid a tractor-trailer that was skidding toward her on an icy bridge. A single bone was discovered on a sandbar in Caddo Parish on September 5. Continue Reading →

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Redwater Volunteer Fire Department Auction and Dinner Will Be Held On October 11th

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The Annual Redwater VFD Auction & Dinner will be held on Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at the Redwater Middle School Cafeteria. Dinner will begin being served at 4:30pm and will include brisket, chicken, sausage, potato salad, coleslaw, beans, corn, bread, drinks, and desserts followed by an exciting and eventful auction starting at 6:00pm to help raise funds for the Redwater Fire District. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Caldwell Pleads Guilty in DUI Crash that Killed Two And Seriously Injured One

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Chad Michael Caldwell, 34, received a 20 year sentence Monday morning for killing two people and permanently injuring another. Caldwell received 20 years each on two intoxication manslaughter charges and 10 years for one count of intoxication assault.

202nd District Judge Leon Pesek, Jr. ordered the terms to be served concurrently and gave Caldwell credit towards the time he has already served in jail. On September 29, 2013 Caldwell allegedly ran a red light in the 1300 block of State Line killing Tameka Pavon, 38, and Jacarlos Hawkins, 34. Genaro Comacho, 28, the front seat passenger survived but now requires constant caregiving. Caldwell’s lawyer Jason Horton warned, “If you think it can’t happen to you, think again.” Continue Reading →

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Texarkana Country Club to Take Over Operations of Northridge Country Club

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Northridge country club recently announced the sale of the club to the Ledwell family. According to a recent email from Northridge, “Mr. Ledwell has recently made a very promising proposal to the Board of Governors of Texarkana Country Club that would permit TCC to manage and operate the club and facilities of Northridge.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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