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KPLC Lake Charles
SWEPCO, PSO plan $4.5B wind farm project to serve customers, reduce billsto a statement released by the electric utility Wednesday, SWEPCO will file app
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 minutes ago
to a statement released by the electric utility Wednesday, SWEPCO will file applications July 31 with utility regulators in Arkansas, Louisiana and Texas to request approval for the project. As proposed, SWEPCO will own 1,400 megawatts (MW) of the... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Tax-Free Weekend Coming Up For Back-To-School ShoppersPhoto by Tim Boyle/Getty Images ARKANSAS (KFSM) — Heads up, back-to-school sho
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 21 minutes ago
Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images ARKANSAS (KFSM) — Heads up, back-to-school shoppers, the 2017 tax-free weekend is coming up fast. Arkansas’ tax-free weekend will begin at 12:01 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 5 and end at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, Aug.... Read more
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Billboard
2017 Country Power Players: The InfluencerEP Jalopies and Expensive Guitars, “A Little Dive Bar in Dahlonega,” got early
Billboard / Posted 30 minutes ago
EP Jalopies and Expensive Guitars, “A Little Dive Bar in Dahlonega,” got early love from Schumann and helped the Arkansas native score her Grand Ole Opry debut in June. FGL On J.R.Prior to Schumann’s arrival at SiriusXM in early 2016,... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Canon City K-9 jumps into Arkansas River to apprehend fugitiveCANON CITY, Colo. — A wanted fugitive was taken into custody Wednesday after a
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 31 minutes ago
CANON CITY, Colo. — A wanted fugitive was taken into custody Wednesday after a K-9 jumped into the Arkansas River to apprehend him, the Canon City Police Department said. Several law enforcement officers with the Canon City and Florence police... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Man robs cellphone store in Arkansas, then gets into 'altercation' at location in Texas, police sayA 26-year-old man robbed a Metro PCS store in Arkansas and later got into an al
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 36 minutes ago
A 26-year-old man robbed a Metro PCS store in Arkansas and later got into an altercation at a different location in Texas before being arrested, authorities said. Rolston Lockett confessed to holding up the store at 809 E. St. in Texarkana after... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
SWEPCO, PSO plan $4.5B wind farm project to serve customers, reduce billsto a statement released by the electric utility Wednesday, SWEPCO will file app
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 43 minutes ago
to a statement released by the electric utility Wednesday, SWEPCO will file applications July 31 with utility regulators in Arkansas, Louisiana and Texas to request approval for the project. As proposed, SWEPCO will own 1,400 megawatts (MW) of the... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Little Rock Marathon Registration Opens Aug. 1at 10 a.m. on Aug. 1 for its 2018 event to be held March 3-4, 2018. The Little
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 50 minutes ago
at 10 a.m. on Aug. 1 for its 2018 event to be held March 3-4, 2018. The Little Rock Marathon Weekend is presented by the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and benefits Little Rock Parks & Recreation. Race Weekend events include the Little Rock Health &... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Man Arrested in Texarkana Phone Store RobberyArk. - A man is jailed after being arrested in the investigation of a local pho
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 51 minutes ago
Ark. - A man is jailed after being arrested in the investigation of a local phone store robbery. The Texarkana, Arkansas Police Department (TAPD) says Rolston Lockett, 26, was taken into custody on Tuesday and confessed to the heist... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
The Way: How a Salado couple's tragic story inspired a chart-topping songtime by a cop – he questioned them, but he let them go," Lela Howard's grandson
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 51 minutes ago
time by a cop – he questioned them, but he let them go," Lela Howard's grandson, Randy Alford, explained. An officer in Arkansas – hundreds of miles from Salado – had stopped the Howards for driving without their lights on. The cop flicked the... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Cañon City Police Department's K9 Officer Duke jumps in river to catch fugitiveA wanted fugitive was quickly apprehended Wednesday after K9 Officer Duke jumpe
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 55 minutes ago
A wanted fugitive was quickly apprehended Wednesday after K9 Officer Duke jumped into the Arkansas River to catch him. According to the Cañon City Police Department's Facebook page, officers, deputies detectives and troopers with CCPD, Florence... Read more
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Herald Sun
Executed prisoner’s final momentmonth upheld the use of midazolam, which has been problematic in several execut
Herald Sun / Posted an hour ago
month upheld the use of midazolam, which has been problematic in several executions, including Ohio’s in 2014 and others in Arkansas and Arizona. Phillips also sought a delay based on his age at the time of the killing. He was 19, older than the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Boy, 16, dies after police shoot him outside an Arkansas youth shelterSixteen-year-old boy dies after police shoot him 'in the back and head' outside
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
Sixteen-year-old boy dies after police shoot him 'in the back and head' outside a homeless youth shelter in Arkansas Aries Clark, 16, was shot by police officers on Tuesday in Marion, Arkansas The shooting happened outside the East Arkansas Youth... Read more
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Business Wire
Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas Reports Second Quarter 2017 Operating Resultscompetitively priced loans (known as advances) and other credit products to app
Business Wire / Posted an hour ago
competitively priced loans (known as advances) and other credit products to approximately 840 members and associated institutions in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico and Texas. For more information, visit the Bank's website at fhl... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Medical Center condo transformed with salvaged findsAn “anti-gravity” Contour chair in the den was the result of a prolonged negoti
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
An “anti-gravity” Contour chair in the den was the result of a prolonged negotiation with a seller at a flea market in Arkansas (“He didn’t know what he had, and I got a really good deal,” Erin said), and a turquoise vinyl armchair, as well as... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Georgia lines up nonconference football game for nearly $2 millionGeorgia nonconference games are escalating. Middle Tennessee State is getting $
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted an hour ago
Georgia nonconference games are escalating. Middle Tennessee State is getting $1.7 million for a 2018 game in Athens and Arkansas State will receive $1.8 million for a 2019 game. Kent State went 3-9 last season under Paul Haynes who is entering... Read more
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SportingNews
Ezekiel Elliott's problems look familiar to Cowboys teammate Darren McFadden4 overall picks in their respective draft classes. In McFadden’s case, it was
SportingNews / Posted an hour ago
4 overall picks in their respective draft classes. In McFadden’s case, it was his off-field behavior at the University of Arkansas more than a decade ago that drew the types of negative headlines Elliott is receiving because of actions, both... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Missing man reported seen in AlabamaPolice say a missing Jonesboro man may have traveled all the way to Alabama. A
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted an hour ago
Police say a missing Jonesboro man may have traveled all the way to Alabama. Arkansas State Police issued a Silver Alert Wednesday for 80-year-old James A. Whiteside. He was last seen around 12:50 p.m. Wednesday in Jonesboro. He is 5'10", weighs 220... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Arkansas technical institute, community college to mergeFORREST CITY, Ark. (AP) - A technical institute in Arkansas plans to merge with
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted an hour ago
FORREST CITY, Ark. (AP) - A technical institute in Arkansas plans to merge with a neighboring community college. The Times-Herald (http://bit.ly/2uFwsMV ) reports the board of trustees at Crowley's Ridge Technical Institute voted 3-2 to merge with... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
GOP eyes narrow bill to advance goal on 'Obamacare' repealamendments can be offered by all sides in rapid succession. The vote-a-rama wi
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
amendments can be offered by all sides in rapid succession. The vote-a-rama will likely last into the wee hours of Friday morning or until "people get tired," said Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas. Read Friday's Arkansas Democrat-Gazette for full deta... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Soldier becomes 1st woman to finish Arkansas National Guard infantry training courseA soldier fulfilled her near decade-long dream when she graduated from an Arkan
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
A soldier fulfilled her near decade-long dream when she graduated from an Arkansas National Guard infantry training course Wednesday, becoming the first woman to do so in the state guard’s history. Staff Sgt. Tasheenia L. Wallace was one of 22... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Man robs Metro PCS store in Arkansas, then gets into 'altercation' at location in Texas, police sayA 26-year-old man robbed a Metro PCS store in Arkansas and later got into an al
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
A 26-year-old man robbed a Metro PCS store in Arkansas and later got into an altercation at a different location in Texas before being arrested, authorities said. Rolston Lockett confessed to holding up the store at 809 East Street in Texarkana... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
20-old family-owned bakery set to open spinoff shop in Little RockA decades-old, family-owned bakery in rural south Arkansas is set to open a spi
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
A decades-old, family-owned bakery in rural south Arkansas is set to open a spinoff shop to address a consistent demand from residents in Little Rock for its array of concoctions, one of its co-owners says. Cinnamon Creme Bakery, a concept launched... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Administration officials say Trump likely to sign sanction bill that targets Russiatold CNN's New Day on Thursday that the president "may sign the sanctions exact
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
told CNN's New Day on Thursday that the president "may sign the sanctions exactly the way they are or he may veto the sanctions and negotiate an even tougher deal against the Russians." Read Friday's Arkansas Democrat-Gazette for ful... Read more
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Arkansas Business
FIS Partners With Two Startups; 2nd Fintech Accelerator Ends12-week accelerator, extended until 2018, is being funded with $500,000 each fr
Arkansas Business / Posted an hour ago
12-week accelerator, extended until 2018, is being funded with $500,000 each from FIS of Jacksonville, Florida, and Arkansas discretionary funds. Applications for the summer 2018 program will open on Sept. 20. Rob Lee, chief product officer... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
The Way: How a Salado couple's tragic story inspired a chart-topping songtime by a cop – he questioned them, but he let them go," Lela Howard's grandson
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted an hour ago
time by a cop – he questioned them, but he let them go," Lela Howard's grandson, Randy Alford, explained. An officer in Arkansas – hundreds of miles from Salado – had stopped the Howards for driving without their lights on. The cop flicked the... Read more
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Grainnet.com
Weekly Grain Barge Shipments Highest Since November 2016Grain tonnages through the locking portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Arkan
Grainnet.com / Posted an hour ago
Grain tonnages through the locking portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Arkansas Rivers surged to 1.2 million tons, the highest since the week ending November 26, 2016. While corn shipments are higher compared to soybeans during July, the large... Read more
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Newsmax
Ronald Phillips: Ohio Child Killer Executedto cruel and unusual punishment. The drugs include midazolam, a sedative used
Newsmax / Posted an hour ago
to cruel and unusual punishment. The drugs include midazolam, a sedative used in some problematic executions in Ohio, Arkansas and Arizona. The inmates were backed up by 15 pharmacology professors who said midazolam is incapable of inducing... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Let the sunshine in: Local attorney converting home, office, rental properties to solar powerhe said. "We're pleased with how it's going." Modern Utility Services contract
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
he said. "We're pleased with how it's going." Modern Utility Services contracted Seal Energy Solutions of Little Rock, Arkansas for the Owens' installation. Project manager Cody Wilson said residential solar systems are beginning to take off in... Read more
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Billboard
Billboard's 2017 Country Power Players List Revealed: Music City's Most InfluentialEP Jalopies and Expensive Guitars, "A Little Dive Bar in Dahlonega," got early
Billboard / Posted 2 hours ago
EP Jalopies and Expensive Guitars, "A Little Dive Bar in Dahlonega," got early love from Schumann and helped the Arkansas native score her Grand Ole Opry debut in June. Click here to read more about Schumann. Vp music strategy, Disney... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Should your veterinarian be allowed to prescribe weed to your dog?Jones said in a statement this week. Attorneys general from 12 states includin
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 hours ago
Jones said in a statement this week. Attorneys general from 12 states including Texas, Louisiana, Missouri, Alabama and Arkansas, as well as Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin, issued a letter to Jones on June 19 calling on him to halt the requirement... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas man found passed out in vehicle near state park entrance had drugsA 42-year-old Arkansas man who was found passed out in a vehicle near the entra
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
A 42-year-old Arkansas man who was found passed out in a vehicle near the entrance to Lake Ouachita State Park was found to be in possession of drugs, authorities said. Arkansas State Parks officers found Anderson passed out late Tuesday in a white... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Tulsa Man Charged With 3 Counts Of Child Sexual AbuseCounty Caught Trying To Enter Canada Nixon was convicted of lewd proposals/act
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 2 hours ago
County Caught Trying To Enter Canada Nixon was convicted of lewd proposals/acts to a child in Mayes County in 2009. He has Arkansas convictions for first-degree burglary and robbery. There is currently a protective order out against him filed by... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Old Charter Academy set be rebornincluding a large auditorium, said he expects 1,200 people from as far away as
Kinston Free Press / Posted 2 hours ago
including a large auditorium, said he expects 1,200 people from as far away as Washington, D.C., Florida, Mississippi and Arkansas to arrive for the three-day conference that will be about prayer, preaching, singing, and meeting the... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
The Way: How a Salado couple's tragic story inspired a chart-topping songtime by a cop – he questioned them, but he let them go," Lela Howard's grandson
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 2 hours ago
time by a cop – he questioned them, but he let them go," Lela Howard's grandson, Randy Alford, explained. An officer in Arkansas – hundreds of miles from Salado – had stopped the Howards for driving without their lights on. The cop flicked the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
What's Next In The Health Care Debate?GOP senators said no to the Better Care Reconciliation Act on Tuesday: Susan Co
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 hours ago
GOP senators said no to the Better Care Reconciliation Act on Tuesday: Susan Collins of Maine, Tom Cotton of Arkansas, Bob Corker of Tennessee, Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, Dean Heller of Nevada, Mike Lee of Utah, Jerry Moran of... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Cañon City Police Department's K9 Officer Duke jumps in river to catch fugitiveA wanted fugitive was quickly apprehended Wednesday after K9 Officer Duke jumpe
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 3 hours ago
A wanted fugitive was quickly apprehended Wednesday after K9 Officer Duke jumped into the Arkansas River to catch him. According to the Cañon City Police Department's Facebook page, officers, deputies detectives and troopers with CCPD, Florence... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Looking back and driving forwardeight different times in my life, New York and Mississippi twice each, Tennesse
The Daily Californian / Posted 3 hours ago
eight different times in my life, New York and Mississippi twice each, Tennessee an indeterminate amount of times and Arkansas once. I’ve at least driven through, if not stopped in, Georgia, Alabama, both the Carolinas, Virginia and West... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Family was seeking help for teen, mom saysMARION, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of an Arkansas teenager ou
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
MARION, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of an Arkansas teenager outside of a youth shelter (all times local): 9:45 a.m. The mother of a teenager shot to death by police outside a youth shelter in eastern Arkansas says the family had... Read more
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11 News Houston
The Way: How a Salado couple's tragic story inspired a chart-topping songtime by a cop – he questioned them, but he let them go," Lela Howard's grandson
11 News Houston / Posted 3 hours ago
time by a cop – he questioned them, but he let them go," Lela Howard's grandson, Randy Alford, explained. An officer in Arkansas – hundreds of miles from Salado – had stopped the Howards for driving without their lights on. The cop flicked the... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Networking leads to Walmart deal for Oxford businesswomanwho works closely with Walmart and he connected me with a consulting group in B
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
who works closely with Walmart and he connected me with a consulting group in Bentonville,” Kurr said. “We traveled to Arkansas for a meeting which resulted in a partnership with the group.” The new sales representative, a former Walmart... Read more
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Slate
Zuckerberg and Musk Are Arguing About the Dangers of A.I. They’re Both Wrong.on webcasts and on Twitter. Earlier this week, Zuckerberg was on Facebook Live
Slate / Posted 3 hours ago
on webcasts and on Twitter. Earlier this week, Zuckerberg was on Facebook Live while grilling meat and saying things like “Arkansas is great,” because he is not at all running for political office. He went on to criticize artificial intelligence... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Trump administration tapping tech CEOs for STEM policy approach: Apple CEO Tim Cook and Laurene Powell Jobs among those consulted – MacDailyNews“included Lockheed Martin CEO Marillyn Hewson; Accenture North America’s CEO Ju
MacDailyNews / Posted 3 hours ago
“included Lockheed Martin CEO Marillyn Hewson; Accenture North America’s CEO Julie Sweet, Microsoft President Brad Smith; Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson and representatives from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Stanford, MIT and Broward County,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas sheriff: Body found in car believed to be that of missing manA body found in an inoperable car on a property in northern Arkansas is believe
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
A body found in an inoperable car on a property in northern Arkansas is believed to be that of a 33-year-old who disappeared in the area more than a week earlier, authorities said. The body, which was found Wednesday evening in a vehicle at a home... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little Rock man arrested after 2 pounds of drugs found in backpack, police sayRock police for a traffic violation, according to a report. After he was stopp
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
Rock police for a traffic violation, according to a report. After he was stopped, Little Rock officers and officials with Arkansas Community Correction went to Darrough's home and searched it. Darrough has a waiver on file that allows... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
What will it take for Quinton Flowers to strike a Heisman pose?Southwest Conference until 1996. If it remained intact today, the Southwest (wh
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
Southwest Conference until 1996. If it remained intact today, the Southwest (which included Texas, Texas A&M, Baylor and Arkansas) undoubtedly would be deemed a power conference. For now, USF is launching no formal Heisman campaign, and that's... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Kevin Kelly: Real Men Wear PinkMen Wear Pink campaign fundraising page. Kevin Kelly is part of the campaign R
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 3 hours ago
Men Wear Pink campaign fundraising page. Kevin Kelly is part of the campaign Real Men Wear Pink. The Real Men of Central Arkansas group is committed to ending the fight against breast cancer by helping raise awareness and money in this year’s... Read more
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Carroll County News
Johanna LeeJOHANNA F. LEE, of Berryville, Arkansas born May 25, 1954 in Independence, Kans
Carroll County News / Posted 4 hours ago
JOHANNA F. LEE, of Berryville, Arkansas born May 25, 1954 in Independence, Kansas, daughter of Clifford Everett and Ruby Anne (Botts) Fitzwater. She departed this life Sunday, July 23, 2017, in Great Falls, Montana at the age of 63 years. Johanna... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Plans announced for Downtown Jonesboro BBQ & Music Feststar at the festival, there's also award-winning food. The festival will host
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 4 hours ago
star at the festival, there's also award-winning food. The festival will host the Kansas City Barbecue Society-sanctioned Arkansas State Championship. "We have been working hard to make the BBQ event bigger and better in 2017," Jack Turner, event... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Transgender veteran feels like 'political pawn' after Trump's military bantry to access VA benefits? I don’t know anymore.” Now, service leaders are wai
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 4 hours ago
try to access VA benefits? I don’t know anymore.” Now, service leaders are waiting for direction. Major Phillips with the Arkansas National Guard told us over the phone that they haven’t received guidance from the National Guard on implementation... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
6-5, 287-pound 8th grader Jaheim Otis holds offers from Alabama, other SEC schoolsbeing just a two-star 2014 recruit, he was rated as the No. 12 player at any po
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 5 hours ago
being just a two-star 2014 recruit, he was rated as the No. 12 player at any position in the state of Kentucky. During his time with the Bearcats, Kurtz played sparingly.After stops at TCU, Arkansas State, Cameron Echols-Luper to give... Read more
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