Very High Man Understandably Confuses Car for Alien Spaceship

James Bushart, 44, of Arkansas, is apparently familiar with meth, but has never seen a Plymouth Prowler before. He was arrested this week for DWI and drugs after cops say he menaced a couple in the car—which he thought was a spaceship—and told them to take it back to their alien planet. » 6/20/14 2:19pm 6/20/14 2:19pm

Fleeing From Police In An Electric Toy Truck Is A Terrible Idea

We know what you're thinking: this had to have happened in Florida. For once, a barefoot drunk woman with no pants on crashing her car into a trailer and trying to ditch the cops in some kid's Powerwheels didn't go down in the Sunshine State. It happened in the Natural State: Arkansas. » 3/05/13 2:40pm 3/05/13 2:40pm

Park Rangers Arrest A Fugitive With 'Wanted' Tattooed On His Arm

If you're on the run from the law, proudly displaying the "Wanted" tattoo on your arm probably isn't the best way to avoid getting caught. Jason Pitts, 26, had just such a tattoo emblazoned on his right forearm, raising suspicion amongst park rangers out on a routine patrol. » 7/19/12 2:00pm 7/19/12 2:00pm

Can a Dodge Ram tow a semi on a snow-covered road?

Little Rock, Ark., is a friendly kind of place, where if you get your semi truck and trailer hung up on a side street due to snow, someone will always offer to tow you along — even if their four-wheel-drive Dodge Ram isn't exactly sure-footed. » 2/10/11 1:00pm 2/10/11 1:00pm

News Van Takes Dip In The River

Fayetteville, Arkansas' KFSM satellite truck was on the scene to cover a dramatic water rescue before accidentally becoming part of one. Quick, someone call a Bugatti Veyron owner! (H/T to John!) [Arkansas Blog] » 11/13/09 5:15pm 11/13/09 5:15pm

Double-Barrelled Road Rage Action Not Covered by Car Insurance

Be forewarned, y'all who're gonna try to sue the insurance company of the guy who blasted through your plaster 'n' drywall like Charles Whitman rockin' it at near-point-blank after you pissed him off in traffic: an Arkansas court has ruled that gunfire can't be considered a car accident, even if it's levied from a… » 3/03/06 9:23pm 3/03/06 9:23pm

Deer Ewe: Bambi Okay to Hit, Cows, Horses not so Much

Due to a rash of deer-automobile collisions in the area, authorities in Southern Arkansas have issued the following advice: they recommend keeping one's head down and hitting the deer rather than swerving, as drivers have a tendency to lose control during such a maneuver and slam into an immovable object. However, if… » 11/30/05 6:30pm 11/30/05 6:30pm