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Update: One arrested after Russellville shooting


RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. (KTHV) - On Friday evening, Dameion Terrell Williams was arrested in Russellville after a shooting on Thursday.

Williams was transferred to the Pope County Detention Center and is being held on charges of attempted murder, aggravated robbery, and battery in the 1st degree.

The shooting occurred on Wednesday night on South Houston Ave., and female was shot.

Police are still searching for Zachary Eugene Stokes, 23.

If you have any information on the shooting or the whereabouts of the remaining suspect please call 479-968-3232 or the Silent Tip Line at 479-967-2221.

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Russellville police searching for shooting suspects


RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. (October 23, 2014) – The Russellville Police Department is searching for two suspects involved in a shooting.

Police responded to the shooting on South Houston Ave. around 10 p.m. on Wednesday. The female victim was reportedly transported to a local hospital.

Police are now searching for Dameion Terrell Williams, 32, and Zachary Eugene Stokes, 23.

If you have any information on the shooting or the whereabouts of either suspect please call 479-968-3232 or the Silent Tip Line at 479-967-2221.

Stay with THV11 and THV11.com for more details as they become available.


CEO: Hospital staff meticulously followed guidelines with Ebola testing


CLINTON, Ark. (KTHV) - "I know that it created a stir," David Deaton said.

Less than 24 hours after the most recent patient was diagnosed with Ebola in Dallas, and the Ozark Health Medical Center in Clinton treats a patient at "very low risk" for Ebola. Deaton continued, "Based on what we knew, what our training had been and what it indicated we just took steps appropriate."

David Deaton is the chief executive officer for the hospital and said it was the travel history and symptoms of the patient that initially caught the attention of medical staff.

Deaton said his staff meticulously followed CDC guidelines, some of which include assessing the patient for a fever, using protective equipment and consulting the health department about testing and treatment options.

IPDRA working to finish rebuilding what the storm left behind

IPDRA working to finish rebuilding what the storm left behind

MAYFLOWER, Ark. (KTHV) – The central Arkansas community still needs the help of lending hands following April’s deadly tornado. One organization is working in coordination with the Vilonia Disaster Recovery Alliance and the Faulkner County Long-Term Recovery Board to get volunteers out to these devastated areas of the state in an effort to help finish rebuilding what the storm left behind.

Inter-Faith and Partners Disaster Recovery Alliance (IPDRA) is made up of several faith-based and voluntary organizations that are working together to secure volunteers, material resources, and funding to meet the needs of others living in Faulkner County and beyond.

My Town Hero: Planting seeds to grow a better community

My Town Hero: Planting seeds to grow a better community

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - Along the 12th Street corridor in Little Rock, seeds of change are being planted as neighbors work to revitalize their community.

"It creates a kind of community bond when people are able to work together, work the land together," said Tauheed Salaam with the Central Little Rock Promise Neighborhood.

Salaam started this community garden almost a year ago, teaming up with non-profit groups to open this Young Adult Opportunity Center. Both have been breathing new life into the community ever since.

A look inside Paintball Arkansas Zombie Hunt

A look inside Paintball Arkansas Zombie Hunt

CONWAY, Ark. (KTHV) – Out on the outskirts of Conway, contagion has spread, the dead are walking, and the only safe house left in the country has been compromised. Through the emergency exit, you’re left with no choice but to jump on a ride through the woods with nothing but the weapons you’re given and your own fear.

Paintball Arkansas Zombie Hunt has opened for its second year and offers a frightful ride on the Zombie Annihilation Vehicle, 100 rounds of glow-in-the-dark ammo, and a tour through a labyrinth of horrors. The 25 to 30 minute tour is $25 per person and includes all of the above plus sideshow acts by PaulPrater.com.

Thursday was opening night and tours run to Nov. 8 on Thursdays through Saturdays. Gates open at 7 p.m.