Poinsett County

NEA Speedway shutting down

HARRISBURG, Ark. – A popular venue for dirt-track racing in Northeast Arkansas is waving the red flag. NEA Speedway announced Tuesday it is shutting down effective immediately. A statement from the race track’s Facebook page, signed by Fred Edwards Jr., blamed it on difficult financial conditions. Advertisement Back to the [read more…]

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Poinsett County

Memphis man killed in Poinsett crash

MARKED TREE, Ark. – A late Saturday evening crash killed a Memphis man near Marked Tree. It happened at 7:50 p.m. on I-555 at Arkansas 135, south of Marked Tree, according to the Arkansas State Police crash report. Advertisement Back to the news: Advertisement Back to the news: Advertisement Back [read more…]