Category: Clay County

Corning warrant leads to discovery of meth, stolen goods: sheriff

CORNING, Ark. – Clay County Sheriff Terry Miller reports that on August 8, 2017 at approximately 7:10 pm, deputies with the Clay County Sheriff’s Department along with officers with the Corning Police Department and members of the Green County Sheriff’s Department SRT team executed a search warrant at 1105 Garland Street in Corning, AR. Continue reading “Corning warrant leads to discovery of meth, stolen goods: sheriff”

Sheriff: Sleeping man arrested with meth in Piggott

PIGGOTT, Ark. – A man was asleep behind the wheel but woke up to find deputies on his case int he parking lot of Casey’s General Store in Piggott early Sunday morning.

At 5:30 a.m., Sheriff Terry Miller of Clay County said deputies made contact with the vehicle and the driver, Anthony Coleman, 45, of Paragould, who was asleep behind the wheel and couldn’t be awoken easily. Once they got him awake, deputies said he was very confused and not making clear sense. Continue reading “Sheriff: Sleeping man arrested with meth in Piggott”

HPMEC Receives Highest National Recognition

PIGGOTT, Ark. – The Hemingway-Pfeiffer Museum and Educational Center, an Arkansas State University Heritage Site, has achieved accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums (AAM), the highest national recognition afforded the nation’s museums. Accreditation signifies excellence to the museum community, to governments, funders, outside agencies, and to the museum-going public. This is the first A-State Heritage Site to become accredited by this organization.

Alliance Accreditation brings national recognition to a museum for its commitment to excellence, accountability, high professional standards and continued institutional improvement. Developed and sustained by museum professionals for over 45 years, the Alliance’s museum accreditation program is the field’s primary vehicle for quality assurance, self-regulation and public accountability. It strengthens the museum profession by promoting practices that enable leaders to make informed decisions, allocate resources wisely, and remain financially and ethically accountable in order to provide the best possible service to the public. Continue reading “HPMEC Receives Highest National Recognition”