Category Archives: Flooding

Little Rock woman dies in wreck after dispatch delayed

A Little Rock woman whose vehicle slid on a patch of ice and ended in a pond, was killed Monday when a 9-1-1 operator failed to patch her call through to police and fire officials. According to the Associated Press, … Continue reading

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Fuel, storm complicate Sandy relief efforts

Rumors of severe gasoline shortages and an ice storm anticipated to land in New York in two days have compounded relief work along the front lines of where Hurricane Sandy ripped across the eastern seaboard late last month. A photo … Continue reading

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Advisory issued ahead of Isaac’s arrival

With the Republican National Convention underway in Tampa, Fla., and college football season kicking off this week, Hurricane Isaac couldn’t have picked a worse week to power through Louisiana and Mississippi, sending chances of thunderstorms and severe wind into Arkansas … Continue reading

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Rain floods area

Flooding and flash flood warnings continue through Union County where several roads are under water following 4 inches of rain in the last 24 hours as of 9:30 a.m. Tuesday Wednesday. Union County Judge Mike Loftin reported that areas on … Continue reading

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Full steam ahead with Memorial Day

Poor weather, flooding and high gas prices aren’t expected to put a damper on Memorial Day travel plans, according to estimates by AAA which project 3.4 million people from Arkansas, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Texas will drive more than 50 miles … Continue reading

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