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  • Team Clean Complaint

    Team Clean Complaint

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 8:04 PM EDT2014-04-16 00:04:33 GMT
    LITTLE ROCK (KATV) - For any business owner, problems are inevitable. It's how those problems are handled that separates one company from another. One Little Rock man doesn't like the way his problemMore >>
    A brand new car's trip through the car wash leaves it looking a little less brand new.More >>
  • How to Review Your Moving Crew

    How to Review Your Moving Crew

    Monday, April 14 2014 7:44 PM EDT2014-04-14 23:44:50 GMT
    NORTH LITTLE ROCK (KATV) - Moving from one home or one state to another can be a very stressful time...made even more stressful if you pick the wrong moving company. There's a web site you need to visitMore >>
    An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.  Checking on your moving companies credentials before you sign a contract could save you a lot of hassle.  More >>
  • Church Chair-ity

    Church Chair-ity

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:43 PM EDT2014-04-11 23:43:26 GMT
    SHERIDAN (KATV) - Last week we told you about a Sheridan pastor who says he got ripped off on Craigslist. He was trying to buy chairs to replace the pews in his church. He lost $2,000.00...but kept theMore >>
    A church in need gets a helping hand from a church of another denomination in another county.More >>
  • Insurance Questions Answered

    Insurance Questions Answered

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:18 PM EDT2014-04-11 23:18:19 GMT
    Two questions raised by a Seven-On-Your-Side report last week are about to be answered. They both involve how you can, or should, be treated by your insurance company. John Vaughn has found a new insurer.More >>
    A White County home owner still wants to know why his former insurance company raised his premium over 300 percent and gave him only one day notice before renewing.More >>
  • 7OYS: Help Needed

    7OYS: Help Needed

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 7:31 PM EDT2014-04-09 23:31:33 GMT
    Jason Pederson took a little trip out of town on Saturday but before he left he emptied out the Seven-On-Your-Side answering machine and email account. When he got back today there were 60 new voice mailsMore >>
    Seven-On-Your-Side usually helps people.  But right now we need some help from you.More >>
  • Two Mops Too Many

    Two Mops Too Many

    Friday, April 4 2014 7:25 PM EDT2014-04-04 23:25:06 GMT
    SHERWOOD (KATV) - It seems a new way to clean your floor has given dishonest marketers a new way to rip you off. Seven-On-Your-Side has a word of warning for all of you who like to buy infomercial products. OneMore >>
    A Sherwood woman orders a mop featured in a television infomercial and gets too much of a good thing.More >>
  • Sanctuary Seating

    Sanctuary Seating

    Thursday, April 3 2014 8:08 PM EDT2014-04-04 00:08:37 GMT
    SHERIDAN (KATV) - Growth at a church is usually a good thing. But growing pains at one Grant County church is hitting it in the pocketbook. Pastor Kevin Cowan prays for the 100 or so people attendingMore >>
    A desire to squeeze more people into a small church sanctuary led to an Internet search for used chairs...and a scam.  More >>
  • Don't Get Hooked: Lawn Service

    Don't Get Hooked: Lawn Service

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 7:45 PM EDT2014-04-02 23:45:15 GMT
    LITTLE ROCK (KATV) - If you haven't heard it in your neighborhood you will soon: lawn mower engines roaring back to life. But it's more fun to cut grass when you have good grass, and to get a nice lawnMore >>
    Don't let your desire for a green, healthy lawn cause you to skip important steps when hiring a lawn service company.More >>
  • Surprise Insurance Spike

    Surprise Insurance Spike

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 7:45 PM EDT2014-04-01 23:45:09 GMT
    JACKSONVILLE (KATV) - Rate increases are nothing new for insurance companies. But a jump from $2,000.00 to $8,000.00 dollars a year? That is the sticker shock being felt by one family from Pangburn. WhenMore >>
    A White County family finds itself shopping for a new insurance policy after their old homeowners insurance shoots up over 300 percent.More >>
  • The Return of Preston Wadkins

    The Return of Preston Wadkins

    Monday, March 31 2014 8:28 PM EDT2014-04-01 00:28:38 GMT
    BISMARK (KATV) - A Bismark man has learned an expensive lesson that he wants to share tonight. He says the contractor he picked owes him about $6,500.00 for work left unfinished. When James Lewis movedMore >>
    Preston Wadkins is running a new company but it appears he is up to his old tricks.More >>
  • Shaggy Treatment

    Shaggy Treatment

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 7:56 PM EDT2014-03-25 23:56:30 GMT
    NORTH LITTLE ROCK (KATV) - Ownership at Edwards Cash Saver on Camp Robinson Road in North Little Rock says it is company policy that legitimate service animals are allowed to assist customers in all stores.More >>
    A legally blind customer is asked to leave a grocery store when she refuses to prove her right to a service dog.More >>
  • Bad Bridge

    Bad Bridge

    Monday, March 24 2014 7:30 PM EDT2014-03-24 23:30:16 GMT
    JEFFERSON COUNTY (KATV) - Trying to do the best job...for the greatest number of people...with the money available. That's part of the job for any elected official. One county judge in office for 15More >>
    A County Judge wants to get a bridge repaired, but the cost of $1,000,000 for a crossing that serves about eight families is steep.More >>
  • Scam Week: Training Fee

    Scam Week: Training Fee

    Friday, March 21 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-03-21 23:36:09 GMT
    LITTLE ROCK (KATV) - Our Seven-On-Your-Side office wraps up "Scam Week" with a situation described as a rip-off by people in other states but such a designation remains a bit premature here in Arkansas. SomeMore >>
    When you are unemployed and looking for work it may be difficult to find hundreds of dollars to pay for job training.  In this case it may be unwise as well.More >>
  • Scam Week: Lottery/Sweepstakes Call

    Scam Week: Lottery/Sweepstakes Call

    Thursday, March 20 2014 7:35 PM EDT2014-03-20 23:35:04 GMT
    LITTLE ROCK (KATV) - The prize patrol is in town and is coming to your house with a big check and a new vehicle. That kind of excitement is being used to cloud the judgment of many Arkansans. WednesdayMore >>
    Scam Week continues with a closer look at the #1 scam targeting Arkansans.More >>
  • Scam Week: Top Five Scams

    Scam Week: Top Five Scams

    Thursday, March 20 2014 8:32 AM EDT2014-03-20 12:32:58 GMT
    Every year the Arkansas Attorney General's office sorts through all the complaints and inquiries received during the previous year and totals them up. The result is a list of the "Top Five Scams" targetingMore >>
    The Arkansas Attorney General's office bases the Top Five Scams targeting Arkansans in 2013 on nearly 7,500 complaints.More >>
  • Scam Week: Arrest Warrant

    Scam Week: Arrest Warrant

    Tuesday, March 18 2014 7:40 PM EDT2014-03-18 23:40:17 GMT
    For most people, finding out there was a warrant out for your arrest would shake you up a bit. A scam going around right now hopes that fear will cause you to act without thinking. On the first dayMore >>
    Scam Week continues with alarming phone calls about tickets, missed court dates, fines and green dot money cards.More >>
  • Hickman Sentenced

    Hickman Sentenced

    Monday, March 17 2014 7:37 PM EDT2014-03-17 23:37:19 GMT
    LONOKE (KATV) - With 33 victims and $230,000.00 owed, it was a safe bet that Gene Hickman was going to prison. The question was...for how long? After hearing from several people victimized by Hickman'sMore >>
    Con-man Gene Hickman leaves court in handcuffs.  Next stop...a jail cell.More >>
  • Unsolved Jacksonville Murder

    Unsolved Jacksonville Murder

    Thursday, June 6 2013 7:45 PM EDT2013-06-06 23:45:58 GMT
    JACKSONVILLE - Nearly five years after her daughter was murdered, a mother keeps the faith and prays that a killer will one day be caught.More >>
    JACKSONVILLE - Nearly five years after her daughter was murdered, a mother keeps the faith and prays that a killer will one day be caught.More >>
  • ARS Hire Under Fire

    ARS Hire Under Fire

    Two candidates passed-over for a state job claim the old adage "It's not what you know but who you know" is alive and well in Arkansas. The viewer messages posted online following last night's Seven-On-Your-SideMore >>
    7OYS looks at the connection between a recently hired state employee and the agency director who supervises the man who approved the hire.More >>
  • Signs of Favoritism

    Signs of Favoritism

    Two people trained to read sign language claim they were beaten out for a job by a candidate who isn't qualified. A recent hire by the State of Arkansas is being questioned. The job pays about $35,000More >>
    Two deaf interpreters passed over for a state job say the person picked for the job lacks the ability to do the job. More >>
  • Before and After the Storm

    Before and After the Storm

    Monday, July 30 2012 8:23 AM EDT2012-07-30 12:23:39 GMT
    After several years of severe springtime storms in Arkansas, 2012 has been so far been thankfully uneventful. The down time helped give the Arkansas Better Business Bureau the extra time necessary toMore >>
    The Arkansas BBB and KATV bring you a resource to help ensure you are prepared for a severe storm and ready to deal with the aftermath if your home is hit.More >>
  • Possible World Record Fish

    Possible World Record Fish

    Friday, May 18 2012 3:38 PM EDT2012-05-18 19:38:49 GMT
    Wednesday night we shared with you the plight of Rodney Ply, an Arkansas fisherman who caught a huge striped bass back in February. We told you how a couple technicalities will prevent his fish fromMore >>
    An Arkansas angler may not be able to reel in a state record, but a world record is still a possibility for his huge catch.More >>
  • Heart Broken, Not Record

    Heart Broken, Not Record

    Friday, May 18 2012 3:38 PM EDT2012-05-18 19:38:15 GMT
    Sportsmen are known for embellishing their stories. The following is a fish tale with twists and turns worthy of a real whopper…and the ending has yet to be written. For starters…it won't be a stateMore >>
    A Missouri man's 12 year-old striped bass state record will stand despite an Arkansas angler's claim that he bested it by a full four pounds.  But the world record out of California is being threatened by the same massive Bull Shoals bass. More >>
  • Craws for Concern

    Craws for Concern

    Friday, May 18 2012 3:37 PM EDT2012-05-18 19:37:25 GMT
    At least $20,000.00 handled by a central Arkansas charity is in question tonight…with its next big event 48 hours away. Several Arkansas companies say Scotty Adams is misrepresenting their involvementMore >>
    At least $20,000.00 is unaccounted for after a review of the 2011 financial statement for the "Craws for a Cause" charity event. More >>
  • Times Up For Wedding Photographer

    Times Up For Wedding Photographer

    Friday, March 25 2011 1:01 PM EDT2011-03-25 17:01:37 GMT
    The goal of Seven-on-your-Side is to help settle disputes. Most of our assistance is done behind the scenes... not on the air. But after broken promises and missed deadlines, severalMore >>
  • Unsolved Arkansas Bombing

    Unsolved Arkansas Bombing

    Friday, February 18 2011 5:51 PM EST2011-02-18 22:51:30 GMT
    Seven-On-Your-Side's Jason Pederson takes a look back at an unsolved mail bomb murder from 1998.More >>
  • Nightmare Home

    Nightmare Home

    Monday, November 22 2010 9:12 PM EST2010-11-23 02:12:37 GMT
    A Yell County family continues to live in a home even though an appraiser says it should be demolished.  Seven-On-Your-Side looks at why they bought it, why they stay, and the problems that they are facing.More >>
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