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

Aug 9, 2017

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.

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Report: Suspect threatens to kill "everyone" at Social Security office

May 12, 2017

JONESBORO, Ark. – Police are looking for a man who allegedly made a threat Thursday to drive to Jonesboro’s Social Security Administration office and kill everyone there. At 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Jonesboro Police Department Officer John Eidson Jr. arrived at the Social Security Administration office in Jonesboro to speak with the operations supervisor, said an incident

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First degree murder conviction in Clay County

Feb 24, 2017

CORNING, AR – Scott Ellington, District Prosecuting Attorney for the Second Judicial District of Arkansas, announces that a jury in Clay County found Bryan Curtis, 46, guilty of First Degree Murder on Friday. The case concerned the June 12, 2016 shooting death of James Prater, 55.

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Six arrested in Clay County on drug charges

Jan 9, 2017

CLAY COUNTY, Ark. – A county-wide probation and parole sweep in Clay County ended in six arrests, according Clay County Sheriff Terry Miller. It happened Thursday, Jan. 5. Authorities conducted numerous probation and parole home checks and searches, the sheriff reported. Six individuals were arrested on warrants and drug related charges. Deputies with the Clay County Sheriff’s Department along

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Walnut Ridge, Corning among safest cities in state

Nov 29, 2016

WALNUT RIDGE, Ark. – Two of NEA’s communities are listed as among the safest cities in Arkansas. Safewise.com, featured on Huffington Post, Angie’s List and Mashable, did a report on the safest cities in Arkansas for 2016. “Arkansas is known for its diamond mines and sparkling safety record. Of its 20 safest cities, 80 percent are

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Corning man arrested with 40 grams and a .40 caliber

Oct 12, 2016

CORNING, Ark. – A man was arrested on felony drug and firearm charges Monday in Corning. Authorities executed a search warrant Monday at an address in Corning, Clay County Sheriff Terry Miller reported through the department Facebook page Wednesday. Clay County deputies and Corning Police Department were both involved in the search. Officers reported located 40 to 45

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Guns and drugs found in Corning search

Aug 23, 2016

CORNING, Ark. – Clay County authorities are targeting felony drug users and their latest bust is evidence of that. On Thursday night at about 7:46 p.m., Corning Police Department and Clay County Sheriff’s Department executed a search warrant at the 1100-block of Garland Street in Corning. During their search, police reported finding a “substantial amount

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Man critically injured in ATV accident

Aug 2, 2016

CORNING, Ark. – A serious accident involving an all-terrain vehicle happened near Corning on Saturday. At 10:49 p.m., Clay County 911 reported receiving notification of a 4-wheeler accident on Clay County Road 181 and 141, according to a Facebook post by the Clay County Sheriff’s Department. Deputies, Arkansas Methodist Medical Center Ambulance Service, Corning first responders,

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Man charged in deadly Corning shooting

Jun 13, 2016

CORNING, Ark. — (Updated) One man shot and killed another man Sunday afternoon in Corning, according to a KAIT report. Brian Curtis will be charged with first degree murder in the shooting death of James Prater, KAIT reported Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington as saying. Clay County Sheriff Terry Miller said the shooting happened about 3:30

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