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Washington County children can learn how to raise rabbits and poultry through a new 4-H club. [Read More]
Central EMS officials want a 2018 budget that recruits and retains emergency workers. The key is to pay employees a competitive rate and reduce their... [Read More]
An attorney representing Washington County apologized for citing race and politics as possible reasons for a former employee suing the county judge, according to Circuit... [Read More]
The Washington County Quorum Court passed Monday a $68 million budget for next year that kept a $5 million shortfall between expected revenue and spending. [Read More]
Neighbors will ask justices of the peace to refuse a woman's request to build a dog kennel just outside the city. [Read More]
The Washington County Quorum Court failed Thursday to pass a budget, decided against raising property taxes and failed to make significant cuts to stop a... [Read More]
An Oklahoma man has been arrested after police said he kicked and seriously injured a dog earlier this year, according to a preliminary police report. [Read More]
Washington County's Veterans Service Office is looking for a few good volunteers, said Josh Medina, veterans service officer. [Read More]
Justices of the peace narrowly decided Tuesday to increase the county's property taxes to bring in $1.6 million in revenue next year. [Read More]
Felony cases are moving too slowly through the Washington County Circuit Court - a problem that is costing taxpayers millions of dollars, justices of the... [Read More]
Washington County expects to have $12.5 million remaining in the general fund after paying all the bills for this year, Treasurer Bobby Hill said. [Read More]
Staff will recommend the City Council accept Central EMS officials' lower bid for city-owned property, officials say. [Read More]
A court battle over how much authority Washington County Judge Joseph Wood has over hiring employees is playing out in the Circuit Court with no... [Read More]
Justices of the peace approved the last budget increase requests - leaving the $5 million gap between expenditures and revenue - during the last special... [Read More]
Washington County is hiring two clerks to handle court documents because the caseload keeps growing and the state won't implement an electronic filing program. [Read More]
Washington County officials will seek to change how employees get and use vacation and sick leave, justices of the peace decided during a Quorum Court... [Read More]
Central Emergency Medical Service officials chose Wittenberg, Delony & Davidson Architects to do a rendering, cost estimate and engineering plan for an ambulance service headquarters. [Read More]
A man charged earlier this year with robbing a bank was shot by a man he kidnapped and was trying to rob Friday, according to... [Read More]
Washington County will not take action against a rock mining company that is blasting outside its permitted area, according to County Attorney Brian Lester. [Read More]
The Washington County assessor is concerned big-box store operators want to change the way property is assessed in Arkansas so they pay less property taxes. [Read More]