28, Jan 2015 - Crawford, AR Rogers City Attorney To Step Down After Reaching Settlement
ROGERS (KFSM)- The Rogers City Attorney will step down once he gets his settlement check from the city, according to a statement made by an attorney with the Arkansas Municipal League at Tuesday (Jan. 27) night’s Rogers City Council meeting. City Attorney Ben Lipscomb and the City of Rogers agreed to a $390,000 settlement, according […]
27, Jan 2015 - Crawford County Adopts Resolution Against Clean Line Energy Project
VAN BUREN (KFSM)- The Crawford County Quorum Court unanimously passed a resolution Monday (Jan. 26) urging the U.S. Department of Energy to not approve Clean Line Energy’s application to construct a high-voltage transmission line through Arkansas. The resolution was presented by Crawford County Judge John Hall. The $2 billion, 700-mile transmission line would stretch from […]
25, Jan 2015 - Columbia, AR Arkansas Man Pleads Guilty to Multi State Bank Fraud Scheme
A Crawford, AR, man pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday to leading a bank fraud conspiracy that used stolen mail and fake identifications to cash nearly $160,000 in fraudulent checks in Webster County, MO, and elsewhere.
24, Jan 2015 - Crawford, AR Man Admits Role in Counterfeit & Forged Check Scheme
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- An Arkansas man admitted to cashing nearly $160,000 in fraudulent checks in Webster County, Missouri. Phillip Shockey of Crawford, Arkansas pleaded guilty in federal court to bank fraud conspiracy. According to a news release from the United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, Shockey admitted that he defrauded more than a dozen banks from July 31, 2013, to ...
07, Jul 2014 - Crawford, AR Half brothers jailed after body found
Half brothers have been arrested after an unidentified body was found in a shallow grave behind a residence near Rudy on Arkansas 348. Nicholas Barrows, 19, and Jonathan Bridgewater, 27, both of Rudy, are being held in the Crawford County Detention Center on suspicion of first-degree murder.