Local man sentenced in 2015 stabbing

A Hot Springs man was convicted Thursday and sentenced to two and a half years in prison for stabbing another man in 2015 after a two-day trial in Garland County Circuit Court.

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AEDC head touts progress, potential

The proposed Republican tax plan, if passed, could have a huge impact on future industrial development in Arkansas, Mike Preston, executive director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, told The Sentinel-Record Wednesday.

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Two charged with arson in hay barn fire

A reportedly homeless man and a 14-year-old male were arrested Monday night on arson charges in connection with a fire that destroyed a large hay barn on Broadway Street and two other fires they allegedly set.

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Fifth suspect arrested in homicide

A fifth suspect was arrested early Friday for allegedly helping to dispose of the body of a local man found dumped at Greenwood Cemetery last month after he was shot to death, beaten and stabbed.

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Judge's former assistant sentenced

The former administrative assistant to the county judge who pleaded guilty earlier this year to misusing the county's credit card to embezzle money was sentenced to 20 years' probation and ordered to pay more than $366,000 in restitution after a short hearing Wednesday in Garland County Circuit Court.

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First suspect in motel burglary sentenced

The first of four suspects arrested earlier this year after allegedly forcing their way into a Texas couple's room at a local motel to rob them pleaded guilty Monday in Garland County Circuit Court.

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Man pleads guilty to drug charges

A local man arrested earlier this year on multiple drug charges after he was spotted in a restaurant parking lot wearing a mask pleaded guilty Monday in Garland County Circuit Court.

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