Coronavirus News for Fort Smith

Fort Smith approves buying generator to make sanitizer

The city has given its Fire Department the resources to acquire a new tool to help combat the spread of covid-19. More info »

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - 06/02/2020 08:09pm

Arkansas coronavirus cases rise by 236, to pass 7,000 total

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Arkansas has surpassed 7,000 and one additional death is reported due to COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus. The ... More info »

KNWA News - 05/31/2020 08:30am

Fort Smith's sales tax revenue falls less than expected

Although the city of Fort Smith's sales tax revenue for April was down from what was budgeted for the month last year, the drop was not as severe as what the city previously projected due to the ... More info »

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - 06/01/2020 12:19am

Officials say Fort Smith has plenty of COVID-19 tests, just not as many people need it

Since the beginning of the pandemic, Fort Smith Mayor George McGill says Sebastian County has had no deaths from COVID-19 and only 35 positive cases. More info »

5 News - 05/27/2020 06:44pm

Fort Smith family concerned about conditions inside Arkansas prison

KILO KURSH IS FROM FORT SMITH AND HAS BEEN SERVING ... THE CUMMINS UNIT IN SOUTHERN ARKANSAS, WHICH IS WHERE AT LEAST 881 INMATES HAVE TESTED POSITIVE FOR COVID-19. <> "his cellmate and other ... More info »

4029tv.com - 05/07/2020 11:54am

United Way of Fort Smith Area names Blue & You recipients

United Way of Fort Smith Area ... with United Ways of Arkansas to help fund the fight against hunger during this unique and unprecedented time," said Eddie Lee Herndon, president and CEO at United Way ... More info »

Southwest Times Record - 05/19/2020 06:12am

The beat resumes at Temple Live in Fort Smith

A Getty Images photographer is in Fort Smith to capture a historic ... early production deadline). The COVID-19 pandemic is reshaping all aspects of life in Arkansas. We're interested in hearing ... More info »

Arkansas Times - 05/18/2020 08:10pm

Fort Smith to open COVID-19 drive-through test site at Fort Smith Park

Walmart, Quest Diagnostic, the State of Arkansas, Mayor George McGill and the City of Fort Smith are behind the test. READ THE FULL STORY:Fort Smith to open COVID-19 drive-through test site at ... More info »

MSN - 04/27/2020 08:14am

UPDATE: First person to die of COVID-19 in Sebastian County identified

Sebastian County coroner, Ken Hobbs, said the county’s first COVID-19 death was reported today. Hobbs said it was a man who was in the ICU at Mercy Hospital in Fort Smith. He said he believes the man ... More info »

KNWA News - 06/03/2020 06:38am

Arkansas shelters open under COVID-19 guidelines for severe weather

Thunderstorms hit the Fort Smith ... Arkansas officials asked residents to contact their local emergency management offices before the storms, Daniel said. This story is being provided for free as a ... More info »

Southwest Times Record - 04/29/2020 12:02am

Arkansas venue plans concert despite state’s coronavirus limits

An Arkansas venue is promoting ... on large gatherings because of the coronavirus. Singer Travis McCready is scheduled to play at TempleLive in Fort Smith on May 15, three days before theaters ... More info »

Chicago Tribune - 05/08/2020 11:33pm

COVID-19 in Arkansas: Latest info, resources

Here is the latest information on the coronavirus, or COVID-19, in Arkansas and some helpful ... 7 days a week. Mercy Fort Smith and Baptist Health Care is asking people to call 479-289-6508 ... More info »

MSN - 04/29/2020 08:50am
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Ales For Trails Craft Beer Festival

 This event is a celebration of craft beer, live music, and an active outdoor lifestyle. Don't miss the exclusive opportunity to sample over 4...
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New Year's Eve Ball Drop

The Fort Smith Downtown Business Association (FSDBA) along with our great friends at First National Bank of Fort Smith, Rock 94.1, Hog Country 93.1...
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Fort Smith Fall Festival

Come join us for downtown Fort Smith's BIGGEST event of the year! Historic lectures, trolley rides, Old West shootouts, kids area, prizes, a car sh...
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Fort Smith, Arkansas. Population for Fort Smith from the last gathering is 80268. You can view Fort Smith venues that host many Fort Smith AR events every year.

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