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KSLA-TV Shreveport
SUV window reportedly shot out outside clubAn officer was called to a reported shooting outside a club south of Jonesboro.
SUV window reportedly shot out outside club
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 19 hours ago
An officer was called to a reported shooting outside a club south of Jonesboro. The Craighead County Sheriff's Department report states Deputy Dustin Norwood was called to the Ruff Ryders Club on Arkansas Highway 1 Sunday around 4 a.m. Norwood met... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
SUV window reportedly shot out outside clubAn officer was called to a reported shooting outside a club south of Jonesboro.
SUV window reportedly shot out outside club
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 20 hours ago
An officer was called to a reported shooting outside a club south of Jonesboro. The Craighead County Sheriff's Department report states Deputy Dustin Norwood was called to the Ruff Ryders Club on Arkansas Highway 1 Sunday around 4 a.m. Norwood met... Read more
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KATV Little Rock
Robinson project to cause lane closures in Little RockLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Ongoing renovations to the Robinson Center Music Hall
Robinson project to cause lane closures in Little Rock
KATV Little Rock / Posted yesterday
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Ongoing renovations to the Robinson Center Music Hall will cause more traffic slowdowns in downtown Little Rock. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department says parts of LaHarpe Boulevard will be closed this week... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Robinson project to cause lane closures in Little RockLITTLE ROCK — Ongoing renovations to the Robinson Center Music Hall will cause
Robinson project to cause lane closures in Little Rock
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
LITTLE ROCK — Ongoing renovations to the Robinson Center Music Hall will cause more traffic slowdowns in downtown Little Rock. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department says parts of LaHarpe Boulevard will be closed this week because of the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Robinson project to cause lane closures in Little RockLITTLE ROCK — Ongoing renovations to the Robinson Center Music Hall will cause
Robinson project to cause lane closures in Little Rock
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
LITTLE ROCK — Ongoing renovations to the Robinson Center Music Hall will cause more traffic slowdowns in downtown Little Rock. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department says parts of LaHarpe Boulevard will be closed this week because of the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
D.C. delegation home on breakWASHINGTON -- The six Republicans in Arkansas' congressional delegation were in
D.C. delegation home on break
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON -- The six Republicans in Arkansas' congressional delegation were in Arkansas last week continuing their August recess. Lawmakers are to return to Washington on Sept. 8. On Tuesday, Sen. Tom Cotton visited the Conway Area Chamber of... Read more
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KATV Little Rock
Highway department to award $3 million to UCACONWAY, Ark. (AP) - The University of Central Arkansas is receiving a $3 millio
Highway department to award $3 million to UCA
KATV Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) - The University of Central Arkansas is receiving a $3 million award to create an endowed faculty position that will focus on the trucking industry. The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department will present the award... Read more
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Arkansas Business
UCA Receives $3M from Highway and Transportation DepartmentUniversity of Central Arkansas President Tom Courtway was presented with a $3 m
UCA Receives $3M from Highway and Transportation Department
Arkansas Business / Posted 4 days ago
University of Central Arkansas President Tom Courtway was presented with a $3 million check Thursday from the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) to support and expand the supply chain logistics management program. The university... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Conway junction lands on fast trackThe Metroplan board of directors on Wednesday approved fast-tracking funding fo
Conway junction lands on fast track
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
The Metroplan board of directors on Wednesday approved fast-tracking funding for a new project that will include the first roundabout at a major interchange in Arkansas. The roundabout technically isn't at the end of the Interstate 40 exit ramp at... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Highway 67 construction nears Lawrence CountyIf you look close enough, construction crews are visible along the second to la
Highway 67 construction nears Lawrence County
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 5 days ago
If you look close enough, construction crews are visible along the second to last section of Highway 67 needed to connect Little Rock to St. Louis. "It's getting close enough now, the anticipation is pretty high," Brett Cooper told Region 8... Read more
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Cabot Star-Herald
Explosives, manslaughter charges filed in Circuit CourtCharges filed in Lonoke County Circuit Court, Aug. 14 – 21, 2015, by prosecutin
Explosives, manslaughter charges filed in Circuit Court
Cabot Star-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Charges filed in Lonoke County Circuit Court, Aug. 14 – 21, 2015, by prosecuting attorney Chuck Graham, include: Joseph Tyler Roberts, 21, Jacksonville was charged with manslaughter in a June 3, 2014, accident. In the affidavit, Lonoke County... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Interchange work to close I-49 lanesWork to build an interchange connecting Interstate 49 to the new U.S. 412 north
Interchange work to close I-49 lanes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Work to build an interchange connecting Interstate 49 to the new U.S. 412 northern bypass in Northwest Arkansas will require overnight lane closures on I-49 for four nights beginning today, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Interchange work to close Interstate 49 lanesLITTLE ROCK -- Work to build an interchange connecting Interstate 49 to the new
Interchange work to close Interstate 49 lanes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
LITTLE ROCK -- Work to build an interchange connecting Interstate 49 to the new U.S. 412 northern bypass in Northwest Arkansas will require overnight lane closures on I-49 for four nights beginning today, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Highway agency to give $3M toward new UCA majorThe state Highway and Transportation Department will present a $3 million check
Highway agency to give $3M toward new UCA major
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
The state Highway and Transportation Department will present a $3 million check to the University of Central Arkansas' College of Business on Thursday. UCA submitted a proposal through the Highway and Transportation Department's Arkansas Commercial... Read more
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Carroll County News
BV council OKs sale of property for plantThe Berryville City Council passed a resolution Tuesday night allowing the city
BV council OKs sale of property for plant
Carroll County News / Posted 7 days ago
The Berryville City Council passed a resolution Tuesday night allowing the city to sell property to MSSE for $66,000. Located north of the Carroll County Sheriff's Office, the property was sold at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 19, at the Kings River Title... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Arkansas River Bridge construction begins againWEEK? PEDRO: CREWS WILL BE WORKING ON THE ARKANSAS RIVER BRIDGE. FORTUNATELY, I
Arkansas River Bridge construction begins again
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 8 days ago
WEEK? PEDRO: CREWS WILL BE WORKING ON THE ARKANSAS RIVER BRIDGE. FORTUNATELY, IT'S JUST RUNNING SMOOTHLY. THERE WON'T BE ANY LANE CLOSURES, SO NO WORRY ABOUT THAT. THE ARKANSAS HIGHWAY AND TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT HAS BEEN WORKING ON THIS PROJECT... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
U.S. road fatalities on riseThis year is shaping up to be the deadliest on the nation’s highways since 2007
U.S. road fatalities on rise
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
This year is shaping up to be the deadliest on the nation’s highways since 2007. In the first six months of 2015, the number of fatalities in traffic crashes on America’s roadways has jumped 14 percent, a pace mirrored on Arkansas highways,... Read more
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Stuttgart Daily Leader
Stuttgart, state initiative launched against drunk driversColonel Bill Bryant, Director of the Arkansas State Police and the Governor’s H
Stuttgart, state initiative launched against drunk drivers
Stuttgart Daily Leader / Posted 8 days ago
Colonel Bill Bryant, Director of the Arkansas State Police and the Governor’s Highway Safety representative, today announced the Arkansas Highway Safety Office’s coordination of a statewide drunk driving prevention enforcement effort. The crackdown... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Interchange work to close I-49 lanesWork to build an interchange connecting Interstate 49 to the new U.S. 412 north
Interchange work to close I-49 lanes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Work to build an interchange connecting Interstate 49 to the new U.S. 412 northern bypass in Northwest Arkansas will require overnight lane closures on I-49 for four nights beginning Tuesday, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Between the lines: A road to nowhereHighway funding talk last week slipped into some politically dangerous territor
Between the lines: A road to nowhere
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Highway funding talk last week slipped into some politically dangerous territory. The Governor's Working Group on Highway Funding is at least questioning the decades-old division of highway dollars among the state, cities and counties. Highway... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Wet I-630 sends cars over edgeDear Mahatma: Often when it rains, cars fall off Interstate 630 from the westbo
Wet I-630 sends cars over edge
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
Dear Mahatma: Often when it rains, cars fall off Interstate 630 from the westbound lane, just past University Avenue. They slide down the hill behind the Sears auto shop. This picture was taken yesterday as two vehicles, one a car and the other a... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
3 injured in crash at Corning YThree people were reportedly injured in a crash near Corning. Clay County Sher
3 injured in crash at Corning Y
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 11 days ago
Three people were reportedly injured in a crash near Corning. Clay County Sheriff Terry Miller tells Region 8 News his department was called to the crash around 10:30 a.m. Thursday. It happened at the Corning Y, which is at U.S. 62 and Arkansas... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Pothole causes trouble for morning driversMultiple drivers got flat tires Wednesday morning after running over a pothole
Pothole causes trouble for morning drivers
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 12 days ago
Multiple drivers got flat tires Wednesday morning after running over a pothole near Wilson. The pothole was on a Interstate 55 overpass heading into Wilson, Arkansas. Drivers pulled over in the Rivercrest High School parking lot when they realized... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Central Arkansas Planners Think I-30 Proposal Costly, InefficientThe state Highway Department’s $450 million plan to widen Interstate 30, a proj
Central Arkansas Planners Think I-30 Proposal Costly, Inefficient
Arkansas Business / Posted 13 days ago
The state Highway Department’s $450 million plan to widen Interstate 30, a project that includes replacing the Arkansas River Bridge, is generating hand-wringing from area planners. While they acknowledge the need to widen the corridor, they think... Read more
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Cabot Star-Herald
Traffic, payroll plans OK’d by Cabot councilApproval of the future status of Bill Foster Highway, rezoning actions, and out
Traffic, payroll plans OK’d by Cabot council
Cabot Star-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Approval of the future status of Bill Foster Highway, rezoning actions, and outsourcing the city payroll department were routine business for the Aug. 17 Cabot City Council meeting. Aldermen Ann Gilliam, Rick Prentice, Ron Waymack, Kevin Davis,... Read more
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Cabot Star-Herald
Austin police report arrests, most wantedThe Austin Police Department asking for help to find Brandon Scott Billingsley,
Austin police report arrests, most wanted
Cabot Star-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
The Austin Police Department asking for help to find Brandon Scott Billingsley, 25, of Jacksonville. Billingsley is wanted for the offenses of fleeing, reckless driving, and driving on a suspended license. At about 1 a.m., July 12, Billingsley,... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
School Bus Driver Involved In First-Day-Of-School Accident IdentifiedSPRINGDALE (KFSM) — The Springdale School District identified the school bus dr
School Bus Driver Involved In First-Day-Of-School Accident Identified
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 13 days ago
SPRINGDALE (KFSM) — The Springdale School District identified the school bus driver involved in a crash on the first day of school. Rick Schaeffer, the school district spokesman, said Tuesday (August 18) the bus driver’s name is Lisa Knauf and she... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Cautious Optimism for Rebuilding Broadway BridgeMotorists who regularly drive downtown may dread next year’s replacement of the
Cautious Optimism for Rebuilding Broadway Bridge
Arkansas Business / Posted 13 days ago
Motorists who regularly drive downtown may dread next year’s replacement of the Broadway Bridge, but Little Rock and transit officials don’t expect the $98.4 million project to cause many problems for area businesses. “This is an unknown,” said Jim... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Central Arkansas Planners Think I-30 Proposal Costly, InefficientThe state Highway Department’s $450 million plan to widen Interstate 30, a proj
Central Arkansas Planners Think I-30 Proposal Costly, Inefficient
Arkansas Business / Posted 14 days ago
The state Highway Department’s $450 million plan to widen Interstate 30, a project that includes replacing the Arkansas River Bridge, is generating hand-wringing from area planners. While they acknowledge the need to widen the corridor, they think... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
A Dozen Students Treated After School Bus CrashWASHINGTON COUNTY (KFSM) — A dozen students had to be treated for minor injurie
A Dozen Students Treated After School Bus Crash
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON COUNTY (KFSM) — A dozen students had to be treated for minor injuries Monday (August 17) after a car hit a school bus just outside Springdale, according to Springdale School District officials. The accident happened south of Arkansas... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Work Begins to Fix Pig Trail After SlideThe clock is ticking for workers to complete emergency repairs by Halloween and
Work Begins to Fix Pig Trail After Slide
Arkansas Business / Posted 14 days ago
The clock is ticking for workers to complete emergency repairs by Halloween and reopen to traffic on the famed Pig Trail Scenic Byway in northwest Arkansas. Kesser International Inc. of North Little Rock is charged with rebuilding the damaged... Read more
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Carroll County News
GF council approves budget changesThe Green Forest City Council discussed the revisions Tuesday morning, approvin
GF council approves budget changes
Carroll County News / Posted 14 days ago
The Green Forest City Council discussed the revisions Tuesday morning, approving the adjusted mid-year budget on a first, second and third reading. The second and third readings were by title only. The council approved an emergency clause allowing... Read more
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Carroll County News
Eureka Springs man dies in car accidentA 23-year-old Eureka Springs man was killed early Sunday in a two-vehicle accid
Eureka Springs man dies in car accident
Carroll County News / Posted 14 days ago
A 23-year-old Eureka Springs man was killed early Sunday in a two-vehicle accident on Arkansas Highway 23. According to an Arkansas State Police preliminary crash summary, Christopher D. Reeves was southbound on Arkansas 23, south of Arkansas... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Work Begins to Fix Pig Trail After SlideThe clock is ticking for workers to complete emergency repairs by Halloween and
Work Begins to Fix Pig Trail After Slide
Arkansas Business / Posted 15 days ago
The clock is ticking for workers to complete emergency repairs by Halloween and reopen to traffic the famed Pig Trail Scenic Byway in northwest Arkansas. Kesser International Inc. of North Little Rock is charged with rebuilding the damaged segment... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Propane tanks worry neighborState agencies say three propane storage tanks on a big curve on U.S. 64 just i
Propane tanks worry neighbor
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
State agencies say three propane storage tanks on a big curve on U.S. 64 just inside the city limits of Beebe are far enough from the busy highway to pose no danger, even after the road eventually is widened from two lanes to five lanes. But they... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
One Arrested In Franklin County After Failing To Yield On InterstateRIVER VALLEY (KFSM) Arkansas State Police say one man was arrested after failin
One Arrested In Franklin County After Failing To Yield On Interstate
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 15 days ago
RIVER VALLEY (KFSM) Arkansas State Police say one man was arrested after failing to yield on Interstate 40 going eastbound Sunday (August 16) afternoon in Crawford County. According to Arkansas State Police, an officer with the Arkansas Highway... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
NLR prepares for back-to-school trafficNorth Little Rock officials are preparing for anticipated congestion and increa
NLR prepares for back-to-school traffic
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
North Little Rock officials are preparing for anticipated congestion and increased traffic Monday when thousands of students return to city schools amid building and road construction at the high school. North Little Rock High School's expansive... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
430/630 grass fix taking rootDear Mahatma: I am pleased most roadways in and around Little Rock are so green
430/630 grass fix taking root
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
Dear Mahatma: I am pleased most roadways in and around Little Rock are so green despite the heat. An exception is the hill surrounding the Big Rock near the wonderful new Interstate 430/630 interchange. I hope plans are being made to sow new grass... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Memphis-area job to shut bridge laneA routine bridge inspection will require a lane closure on Interstate 40 near W
Memphis-area job to shut bridge lane
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
A routine bridge inspection will require a lane closure on Interstate 40 near West Memphis for three days beginning Tuesday, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. A crew inspecting the bridge spanning the Mississippi River between... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Crews posting sign to close I-430 lanesA sign installation will require an overnight lane closure Monday on Interstate
Crews posting sign to close I-430 lanes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
A sign installation will require an overnight lane closure Monday on Interstate 430 in Little Rock, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. Crews placing an overhead sign near the South Shackleford Road offramp will require closing... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Traffic patterns change for some Brookland schoolsWith school just days away, a Region 8 school wants to make drivers aware of ne
Traffic patterns change for some Brookland schools
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 17 days ago
With school just days away, a Region 8 school wants to make drivers aware of new traffic patterns. In just a few short days school begins, and with construction, traffic will be a headache, but caution is still a must. Mary Young lives on School... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Havana Man Booked On Suspicion Simultaneous Possession Of Drugs And FirearmsCLARKSVILLE (KFSM) — A Havana man is being held without bond at the Johnson Cou
Havana Man Booked On Suspicion Simultaneous Possession Of Drugs And Firearms
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 18 days ago
CLARKSVILLE (KFSM) — A Havana man is being held without bond at the Johnson County Detention Center after he was arrested on suspicion of multiple charges. Anthony Fowler, 40, was arrested Tuesday (Aug. 11) on suspicion of possession of... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Logan County Sheriff: Take Precautions Against Wild DogsLOGAN COUNTY (KFSM) — People living in southern Logan County have the go-ahead
Logan County Sheriff: Take Precautions Against Wild Dogs
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 18 days ago
LOGAN COUNTY (KFSM) — People living in southern Logan County have the go-ahead Thursday (August 13) to protect themselves and their property from wild or feral dogs recently spotted in the area, according to a post on the Logan County Sheriff’s... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Bella Vista Breaks Ground On Fourth Fire StationBELLA VISTA (KFSM) — The City of Bella Vista broke ground Thursday (August 13)
Bella Vista Breaks Ground On Fourth Fire Station
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 19 days ago
BELLA VISTA (KFSM) — The City of Bella Vista broke ground Thursday (August 13) on a fourth fire station that will be located along Arkansas Highway 279. The station is expected to cost $2.2 million and Mayor Peter Christie said the station will be... Read more
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KATV Little Rock
Bridge work to cause Interstate 40 lane closures in ConwayCONWAY, Ark. (AP) - Construction of a bridge over Interstate 40 in Conway will
Bridge work to cause Interstate 40 lane closures in Conway
KATV Little Rock / Posted 19 days ago
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) - Construction of a bridge over Interstate 40 in Conway will require the closing of lanes of the interstate. The work will affect traffic on the interstate just east of mile marker 127. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bridge work to cause Interstate 40 lane closures in ConwayCONWAY — Construction of a bridge over Interstate 40 in Conway will require the
Bridge work to cause Interstate 40 lane closures in Conway
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
CONWAY — Construction of a bridge over Interstate 40 in Conway will require the closing of lanes of the interstate. The work will affect traffic on the interstate just east of mile marker 127. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Bridge work to cause Interstate 40 lane closures in ConwayCONWAY, Ark. (AP) - Construction of a bridge over Interstate 40 in Conway will
Bridge work to cause Interstate 40 lane closures in Conway
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 19 days ago
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) - Construction of a bridge over Interstate 40 in Conway will require the closing of lanes of the interstate. The work will affect traffic on the interstate just east of mile marker 127. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Rogers road work to close I-49 laneWork on Bellview Road in Rogers will require a lane closure on Interstate 49 to
Rogers road work to close I-49 lane
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
Work on Bellview Road in Rogers will require a lane closure on Interstate 49 tonight, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. Work by the Rogers Street Department to widen Bellview Road, including the bridge over I-49, will reduce... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pavement testing to close road lanesPavement testing on Arkansas 102/U.S. 62 and Arkansas 72 in Bentonville schedul
Pavement testing to close road lanes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
Pavement testing on Arkansas 102/U.S. 62 and Arkansas 72 in Bentonville scheduled for today and Friday will require lane closures that differ from what was earlier announced, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. The testing on... Read more
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Cabot Star-Herald
Retired teachers to meetThe Lonoke Retired Teachers Association will meet Aug. 31 at Cabot United Metho
Retired teachers to meet
Cabot Star-Herald / Posted 20 days ago
The Lonoke Retired Teachers Association will meet Aug. 31 at Cabot United Methodist Church, 2003 South Pine St. (Arkansas Highway 89), and will begin with a potluck salad luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Speaker will be from Arkansas Retired Teachers... Read more
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