MAMMOTH SPRING -- A Mammoth Spring woman, Debra Ford, 41, was sentenced to six years in state prison in Fulton County Circuit Court March 1.
The sentence was handed down by Circuit Judge Tim Weaver.
Ford was convicted on two counts of possessing drug paraphernalia and one count of possessing a controlled substance, alprazolam, also known by its brand name Xanax, a powerful muscle relaxer.
The drug can only be acquired with a prescription. Ford was transported to the Arkansas Department of Correction's Unit, a women's detention center.