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Registered sex offenders are targets of a scam, according to Lt. Russell Alberts with the Madison County Sheriff’s Office.

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The 52nd Pioneer Day will be staged Friday and Saturday in St. Paul, with music, dancing, the annual parade and more planned.

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The Huntsville City Council Monday tabled a decision on where temporary animal kennels will be placed after a motion to approve a plan did not get enough votes for passage.

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Huntsville native Steve Smith, a former professor of communication at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, has been awarded the Wallace A. Bacon Lifetime Teaching Excellence Award by the National Communication Association, which recognizes outstanding teaching and celebrates a long-te…

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At least 6,000 people attended last week’s Madison County Fair, according to board President Greg Taylor.

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Kathryn Fancher (right), daughter of Shannon and Melissa Fancher, earned the top prize at the Madison County Fair’s annual feeder sale last week, netting $3,500 from Springdale Tractor for her steer. For more photos from the sale, see pages 5B-7B.

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A man found dead in War Eagle Creek recently was 22-year-old Nicholas Sky Walker of Holiday Island, who was working with a mowing crew in the area.

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Huntsville school officials are still hopeful that volleyball home games won’t have to be canceled due to the installation of air conditioning in the Charles H. Berry Gymnasium.

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The Huntsville Planning Commission in a 12-minute meeting last Monday approved a lot adjustment for a man planning to move back to the city.

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Madison County has received $164,019 in Phase 1 funding for an elevator to be installed in the courthouse, according to a news release Tuesday from the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program.

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Progress on a project to repair and replace pumps and tanks in Madison County is going slow, according to consulting engineer Mark Johnson of ESI in Springdale.

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Last month, Tom Little was mowing outside the Kingston Veterans Hall when he noticed something was wrong: water was leaking out of the building. Nearly two months later, volunteer veterans have ripped up flooring and walls and are seeking assistance from a Home Depot foundation to help repai…

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The Huntsville Economic Development Commission last week continued its work on the state’s Competitive Communities Initiative Evaluation, according to Economic and Tourism Director Nancy Marsh.

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A 41-year-old Huntsville man was arrested last Tuesday on suspicion of aggravated assault and eight counts of endangering the welfare of a minor.

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ELKINS – The Elkins City Council earlier this month heard more details about a planned subdivision on 92 acres, less than two miles from the schools.

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The Madison County Fair next week will have more show animals than ever before, according to Madison County Fair Board President Greg Taylor.

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A Farmington man was sentenced to 30 years in the Arkansas Department of Correction after pleading guilty last week to two counts of sexual assault in the first degree.

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Safety concerns during the month of August come with grilling, working in the hayfields, burning yard waste and protecting oneself in the outdoors.

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The Madison County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident in which a man was found dead in War Eagle Creek on Friday.

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The Madison County Quorum Court on Monday voted to amend the county’s subdivision ordinance, but tabled further discussion about individual sewage disposal systems.

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Head Start of Northwest Arkansas has closed its Huntsville facility, although some children continue to be served in Madison County.

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Rick Fox and Mena Thomas were named the winners of 407 Dance Company’s annual “Dancing with the Stars” event last Friday. The event is held annually to raise money for dance scholarships, and features local community members paired with the business’ dancers. Look for more photos from the ev…

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Students and parents enter the halls at the Kingston campus Tuesday morning. The campus was the first in the county to return students to the classroom for the fall semester. Students in Huntsville and St. Paul were scheduled to return to school on Wednesday. For coverage from the first day …

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Buster Austin still cuts his lawn with a riding lawn mower, and he still wants to go to a certain fast food restaurant every chance he gets.

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Madison County Clerk Tamitha Blocker informed the county election commission last week that new voting equipment should arrive sometime in October, just before the filing period begins for next year’s election.

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Water began to fill the swimming pool at Withrow Springs State Park over the weekend after repairs passed a final inspection late last week.

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The Huntsville School Board voted on Monday to allow Superintendent Dennis Fisher to pursue talks toward the purchase of a lot adjacent to the St. Paul School.

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The Huntsville City Council on Monday chose for the second time in as many months not to approve a possible grant application for a splash pad to be located behind the Basham building.

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The Huntsville Water Commission last Thursday selected water operator Sean Davis – a city employee since 2005 – to take over when Director Larry Garrett retires next year.

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A Fayetteville man who holds a license for a third liquor store in Madison County has not applied for a third “inactive” status or an additional extension with the state’s Alcoholic Beverage Control Board.

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A former employee of Kings River Country Store pleaded guilty last week to stealing lottery tickets from the store and cashing them, according to documents filed in Madison County Circuit Court.