Spring River Archive

  • Spring River Danger Resolved

    HARDY – A sinkhole that opened in the Spring River last month has been closed, Commissioner of State Lands John Thurston announced Thursday, July 12. The Commissioner of State Lands office, alongside the Attorney General’s office, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, Arkansas Geological Survey, the […]

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  • Boat Capsizes On Spring River, Imboden Fire And LCSO Dive Team Respond

    At 4:37 pm the Lawrence County Dispatch received a 911 call reporting a capsized boat on the Spring River, one person had swam to safety but a second victim was unaccounted for. Imboden Volunteer Fire Department along with the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Dive Team were […]

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  • Boat Accident Results In One Taken To Jail And A Second Fleeing The County

      At 4:50 pm on Saturday the Lawrence County Dispatch received a call reporting a male subject later identified as Doug Claude had been involved in some sort of boating accident on the Spring River at Imboden, the subject stated there was a second person […]

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  • Students studying crayfish in Spring River

    MAMMOTH SPRING – About half of the roughly 440 crayfish species native to North America are considered in need of protection, primarily due to the spread of invasive crayfish. University of Arkansas students examine Mammoth Spring crayfish at the Spring River in north Arkansas. That’s […]

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  • AGFC YouTube video features Spring River trout hatchery

    LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s YouTube channel is a treasure trove of interesting and informative videos. The channel promotes the state’s abundant outdoor opportunities. The agency’s latest video goes behind the scenes at the AGFC’s Jim Hinkle Spring River Fish Hatchery […]

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  • Imboden Fire, Ravenden Fire And Sheriff’s Dive Team Rescue Three From Spring River

    At 7:10 pm on Friday the Lawrence County Dispatch received a 911 call from 3 stranded floaters on the Spring River between Ravenden and Imboden with one of the stranded floaters having medical problems and passing out. Dispatchers notified the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Dive Team […]

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