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Clark Co. man charged with battery for 2nd time

Clark Co. man charged with battery for 2nd time

ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (KTHV) - Arkadelphia resident charged for third degree battery for the second time and violating a restraining order. 

Johnny Ray Clayborn, 60, was arrested Dec. 23 for entering the female victim's home, against a restraining order, and causing her physical harm. 

According to reports, Clayborn was previously convicted of third degree battery back in November. 

Since it is Clayborn's second offense, it will be labeled as a Class D felony. The restraining order violation is considered a Class A misdemeanor. He is facing a possible six years in prison and/or a fine of up to $10,000.

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3 charged in Atwood's theft`

3 charged in Atwood's theft`

ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (KTHV) - Three women were captured and charged for theft of property at a farm supply store. 

Atwoods' security cameras showed on Aug. 29 Yomiya Lashay Nero, 21, and her sisters Sandra and Beatrice Green leaving the store with merchandise valued around $1000.

Lt. Jason Jackson with the Arkadelphia Police Department recognized the sisters on the security footage "from prior law enforcement contacts." While being questioned, Sandra reportedly admitted to assisting with the theft and also identified the third additional person as Nero. 

If they are convicted of the Class D felony, the women could face up to six years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000. 

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Happy Holidays! List of events in Arkansas

Happy Holidays! List of events in Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) – Here's a look at city holiday events all around Arkansas:



Conway Parade – Dec. 13 at 6 p.m.; begins at Deer and Front Streets and ends at Mill Street



Hot Springs Parade – Dec. 8 at 6:30 p.m.; downtown Hot Springs



Pine Bluff Parade – Dec. 6 at 2 p.m.; downtown Pine Bluff



Holiday Crafts Open House - Dec. 20 Plantation Agriculture Museum State Park

Little Rock Parade – Dec. 6 at 3 p.m.; downtown Little Rock

Arkansas school leader going to White House summit

ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) - An Arkadelphia Public Schools leader has been selected by the U.S. Department of Education to participate in a White House conference on digital learning.

Donnie Whitten will be in Washington, D.C. for Wednesday's "ConnectED to the Future," summit hosted by President Barack Obama.

The event brings together superintendents and other educators from across the country who are leading their schools and districts in the transition to digital learning.

Officials estimate that since Obama's call to action in support of the ConnectED Initiative, more than $4 billion in public and private funding has been committed toward expanding high-speed Internet connectivity for America's schools and libraries.

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Arkansas Elections Results 2014

Arkansas Elections Results 2014

For all elections results, go to our real-time elections page: http://www.thv11.com/elections/

Campaign 2014: Social media's role in election results

Campaign 2014: Social media's role in election results

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - Social media played a huge role in this election, even as the results began rolling in.

Both the state Democrat and Republican parties say social media is a vital tool in reaching out and connecting with voters, and they both continued to use it to thank supporters after the results came in.

From the most watched race for the U.S. Senate, the winner Tom Cotton tweeted, "We did it. Your support through this race has been truly incredible, and we couldn't have done it without you."

Whereas the incumbent candidate, Mark Pryor, lost his seat. He tweeted, "Humbled by the outpouring support throughout this hard-fought race. Thank you, Arkansas."

From the winner of the Governor's race, Republican nominee Asa Hutchinson, he tweeted, "Thank you Arkansas. We did it."

LIST: Ways to watch THV11 election coverage & get results

LIST: Ways to watch THV11 election coverage & get results

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- THV11 will have extended election coverage throughout the evening, as well as offer real-time results as they come in.

How to watch coverage:

1. On THV11's main channel: KTHV

2. 11.2 WeatherNation (formerly THV2)

   - Over the air: 11.2

   - Little Rock Comcast: 233

   - Conway Corp: 170

   - Wehco (Hot Springs/Pine Bluff): 247

3. Live online at thv11.com (Mobile friendly)

Where to find real-time results: www.thv11.com/elections