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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas school districts weigh possibility of bus adsArkansas last year became the latest state to allow advertising on school buses
Arkansas school districts weigh possibility of bus ads
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
Arkansas last year became the latest state to allow advertising on school buses, making available a new stream of revenue that could enhance any school district's budget. Placing ads on the all-yellow buses, however, has drawn opposition from some... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarEvents are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKA
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Events are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. Learn to Tango, 7-9 p.m. today, $10. Super Sunday Free Family Fun Day, noon-3 p.m. Sunday. Art of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Malvern wanting '90 repeatThe Malvern Leopards earned their first basketball conference title in 26 years
Malvern wanting '90 repeat
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
The Malvern Leopards earned their first basketball conference title in 26 years with their 60-28 victory over Nashville on Tuesday night. And it may be a good omen for the Leopards (23-2, 12-1 4A-7). Malvern not only won a conference title in 1990... Read more
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Northeast Arkansas Town Crier
World War II Veteran J.T. Tippy honored in Lake CityJ.T. Tippy was the honored guest at the Lake City Courthouse on Wednesday, Feb.
World War II Veteran J.T. Tippy honored in Lake City
Northeast Arkansas Town Crier / Posted 4 days ago
J.T. Tippy was the honored guest at the Lake City Courthouse on Wednesday, Feb. 3, as friends and family gathered to wish him a happy 95th birthday. The World War II Veteran has lived in Lake City for 27 years and has been an example of good... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Arkansas-Based Company Responsible for Building Super Bowl 50 StadiumBLYTHEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA) - All of the major structural steel for Levi Stadium,
Arkansas-Based Company Responsible for Building Super Bowl 50 Stadium
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 8 days ago
BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA) - All of the major structural steel for Levi Stadium, which is the site for the Big Game, came from the Nucor Corporation in Blytheville, AR. The stadium is nearly 100% made in America and it was erected in five month and... Read more
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Arkansas Times
'The Baby-Faced Killah' and the Ledge-Ends of the GameThe first annual Arkansas Legislative Hoops For Kids' Sake Game is coming up on
'The Baby-Faced Killah' and the Ledge-Ends of the Game
Arkansas Times / Posted 10 days ago
The first annual Arkansas Legislative Hoops For Kids' Sake Game is coming up on Tuesday, and we're really, really excited here at the Times. So much so that we've wasted a couple hours making 10 basketball cards of participating members, replete with... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarEvents are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKA
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
Events are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. Super Sunday Free Family Fun Day, noon-3 p.m. Feb. 14. , William-Adolphe Bouguereau's Admiration, Feb.... Read more
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Northeast Arkansas Town Crier
Southworth hosts county mayor's meetingPictured are chair of the Blytheville Humane Society (standing) Susie Langston
Southworth hosts county mayor's meeting
Northeast Arkansas Town Crier / Posted 12 days ago
Pictured are chair of the Blytheville Humane Society (standing) Susie Langston and Pam Ford, adoption coordinator, and Midge Ellison, board member, guests at the Mississippi County Mayor's meeting held at Southworth in Manila. Manila Mayor Wayne... Read more
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Benton Courier
Hollywood actress visits former hometownMALVERN — Actress Julie Adams' birth occurred in Waterloo, Iowa, but she spent
Hollywood actress visits former hometown
Benton Courier / Posted 12 days ago
MALVERN — Actress Julie Adams' birth occurred in Waterloo, Iowa, but she spent most of her childhood in Arkansas, including several years in Malvern, where she is making several public appearances this week. Included in her visits to Malvern will be... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bankruptcy watchALMA James K. and Eugena L. Rasmussen, 2508 Whitney Lane, Jan. 26, 2016, Chapte
Bankruptcy watch
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
ALMA James K. and Eugena L. Rasmussen, 2508 Whitney Lane, Jan. 26, 2016, Chapter 7. ALTHEIMER Merlin Collins Laws (dba Self Ran Farm), P.O. Box 322, Jan. 26, 2016, Chapter 13. BALD KNOB Dustin Evan Moss, 805 Ash St., Jan. 26, 2016, Chapter... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Blytheville school board approves bus advertisementsBLYTHEVILLE — The Blytheville School board has approved an ordinance to put adv
Blytheville school board approves bus advertisements
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
BLYTHEVILLE — The Blytheville School board has approved an ordinance to put advertisements on the district's school buses. The Jonesboro Sun reports that the act comes after the Arkansas Legislature passed a law last year allowing school districts... Read more
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Charleston Express
Michael Russell One Of Three OBU Tigers Named To Don Hansen Regional TeamARKADELPHIA, Ark. - The Don Hansen Football Committee has released the 2015 Don
Michael Russell One Of Three OBU Tigers Named To Don Hansen Regional Team
Charleston Express / Posted 18 days ago
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. - The Don Hansen Football Committee has released the 2015 Don Hansen NCAA Division II All-Super Region Three squad on (an. 20. Senior left tackle Michael Russell, a former Charleston Tiger, was named to the Third Team offense.... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Alderman Facilitates Client RecapitalizationDANBURY, Conn., Jan. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Alderman & Company® announc
Alderman Facilitates Client Recapitalization
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 19 days ago
DANBURY, Conn., Jan. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Alderman & Company® announced that its client, Aviation Repair Technologies, LLC, based in Blytheville, Arkansas, has entered into a series of financial transactions that dramatically strengthen the... Read more
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Northeast Arkansas Town Crier
Blytheville Humane Society providing shelter and care for dogs and catsThanks to a group of caring people there is a warm, dry place for dogs and cats
Blytheville Humane Society providing shelter and care for dogs and cats
Northeast Arkansas Town Crier / Posted 19 days ago
Thanks to a group of caring people there is a warm, dry place for dogs and cats at the Blytheville Humane Society shelter. The no-kill shelter stays at capacity most of the time with additional animals living in area foster homes. The shelter is... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Man found in river near where one fellBLYTHEVILLE -- Authorities recovered the body of a man in the Mississippi River
Man found in river near where one fell
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
BLYTHEVILLE -- Authorities recovered the body of a man in the Mississippi River and sent it to the state Crime Laboratory to determine if it is a person who fell off a barge near Hickman earlier this month, Lt. Preston Williams of the Mississippi... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bankruptcy watchALEXANDER Shari Antoinette Blackmon, 13751 Cedar Glen Cove, Jan. 20, 2016, Chap
Bankruptcy watch
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
ALEXANDER Shari Antoinette Blackmon, 13751 Cedar Glen Cove, Jan. 20, 2016, Chapter 7. BARLING James Tilson (aka James R. Tilson), 1104 10th, Jan. 15, 2016, Chapter 13. BEEBE Sondra Foster, 702 Maplewood Drive, Jan. 18, 2016, Chapter 13. BENTON... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Body Found in Mississippi River Near BlythevilleBLYTHEVILLE,Ark.--Authorities in Northeast Arkansas say a body was found Saturd
Body Found in Mississippi River Near Blytheville
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 20 days ago
BLYTHEVILLE,Ark.--Authorities in Northeast Arkansas say a body was found Saturday night in the Mississippi River near Blytheville. Investigators say the body could be a missing Kinder Morgan employee who fell off a barge into the river earlier this... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Unsolved mystery: Search continues 10 years after the disappearance of Teresa Butler from her home in RiscoRISCO, Mo. -- Ten years later and the family of Teresa Butler still waits to di
Unsolved mystery: Search continues 10 years after the disappearance of Teresa Butler from her home in Risco
Standard Democrat / Posted 22 days ago
RISCO, Mo. -- Ten years later and the family of Teresa Butler still waits to discover the fate of a daughter, a sister, a wife, a mother. Ten years later, Sheriff Terry Stevens is still searching for the answers. Sometime between 10 p.m. Jan. 24,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
7 charter campuses proposedExisting open-enrollment charter school groups are planning to open as many as
7 charter campuses proposed
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
Existing open-enrollment charter school groups are planning to open as many as seven new campuses -- including five in the Little Rock School District over three years -- if their pending applications are approved by state officials in the coming... Read more
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Hope Star
61st Annual AHSCA All-Star Games: Hope's Rowe, Smith and Hussey named All-Stars The Arkansas Activities Association will feature the state's finest and most
61st Annual AHSCA All-Star Games: Hope's Rowe, Smith and Hussey named All-Stars
Hope Star / Posted 22 days ago
The Arkansas Activities Association will feature the state's finest and most outstanding athletes and coaches at the 61st Arkansas High School Army National Guard AHSCA... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Lost circuit switcher blamed for outages in part of Region 8Entergy Arkansas crews worked all night and day in the hardest hit area in Regi
Lost circuit switcher blamed for outages in part of Region 8
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 22 days ago
Entergy Arkansas crews worked all night and day in the hardest hit area in Region 8 to restore power that was knocked out overnight by the winter storm. According to Entergy mechanic Terry Edwards, the most affected area on Friday was their... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Lost circuit switcher blamed for outages in part of Region 8Entergy Arkansas crews worked all night and day in the hardest hit area in Regi
Lost circuit switcher blamed for outages in part of Region 8
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 22 days ago
Entergy Arkansas crews worked all night and day in the hardest hit area in Region 8 to restore power that was knocked out overnight by the winter storm. According to Entergy mechanic Terry Edwards, the most affected area on Friday was their... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansans prepare for slick roads, loss of power in stormArkansans rushed to stores for bread and milk, shelters prepared for an onslaug
Arkansans prepare for slick roads, loss of power in storm
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
Arkansans rushed to stores for bread and milk, shelters prepared for an onslaught of cold people, and emergency officials geared for the state's first winter storm of the year overnight Thursday. National Weather Service forecasters said much of the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarEvents are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKA
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
Events are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets.Lecture and book signing: Nathalia Edenmont, 6 p.m. today. Art Together for dementia patients and care... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Black Hills Corp. Buying SourceGas HoldingsRAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City-based Black Hills Corp. says its utility subsidia
Black Hills Corp. Buying SourceGas Holdings
Arkansas Business / Posted 26 days ago
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City-based Black Hills Corp. says its utility subsidiary has received approval from the Arkansas Public Service Commission to purchase SourceGas Holdings LLC of Golden, Colorado. Company officials say Black Hills Utility... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Man shot by homeowner during alleged robbery in BlythevilleBLYTHEVILLE — A Blytheville homeowner has shot an apparent burglar as the two e
Man shot by homeowner during alleged robbery in Blytheville
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
BLYTHEVILLE — A Blytheville homeowner has shot an apparent burglar as the two exchanged gunfire. The Blytheville Courier News reports that a 27-year-old man was shot around 11:15 p.m. Saturday. Assistant police chief Ricky Jefferson says police... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bankruptcy watchALEXANDER Deborah H. Pannell, 14226 Ridgecrest Drive, Jan. 13, 2016, Chapter 7.
Bankruptcy watch
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
ALEXANDER Deborah H. Pannell, 14226 Ridgecrest Drive, Jan. 13, 2016, Chapter 7. ARKADELPHIA Jessie P. and Linda L. Hastings, 5650 Kansas Road, Jan. 13, 2016, Chapter 7. Oleater Quarles, 218 N. 11th St. Apt. 1, Jan. 12, 2016, Chapter 7. ATKINS... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Tenaris Laying Off 100 at Welding Pipe MillBLYTHEVILLE - With a slide in the price of crude oil, Tenaris has announced lay
Tenaris Laying Off 100 at Welding Pipe Mill
Arkansas Business / Posted 27 days ago
BLYTHEVILLE - With a slide in the price of crude oil, Tenaris has announced layoffs for 100 workers at the company's welding pipe mill in Blytheville. The Jonesboro Sun reports that the company announced the layoffs on Friday as the price of crude... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Governor's appointmentsGov. Asa Hutchinson announced the following appointments Friday: Claude Graves
Governor's appointments
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced the following appointments Friday: Claude Graves, Bono, to the Arkansas Rural Development Commission. Appointment expires Dec. 31, 2020. Replaces Max Tackett. Lynn Hawkins, Lexa, to the Arkansas Rural Development... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Tenaris laying off 100 workers at welding pipe millWith a slide in the price of crude oil, Tenaris has announced layoffs for 100 w
Tenaris laying off 100 workers at welding pipe mill
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
With a slide in the price of crude oil, Tenaris has announced layoffs for 100 workers at the company's welding pipe mill in Blytheville. The Jonesboro Sun reports that the company announced the layoffs Friday as the price of crude oil hits a 12-year... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
District gets student-transfers waiverThe Arkansas Board of Education on Thursday granted the Blytheville School Dist
District gets student-transfers waiver
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
The Arkansas Board of Education on Thursday granted the Blytheville School District a legal waiver that will allow "legal transfers" of students into and out of the district. Richard Atwill, the superintendent of Blytheville schools, late last year... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Man arrested in Blytheville stabbingA man is in jail accused of stabbing another man following a fight in late Dece
Man arrested in Blytheville stabbing
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 30 days ago
A man is in jail accused of stabbing another man following a fight in late December. Captain Scott Adams of the Blytheville Police Department states the investigation began on Dec. 28, 2015 when officers were called to a hospital for someone who had... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Sikeston handles tough road test from Carbondale, 63-57CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Faced with its biggest test of the season, the Sikeston Bul
Sikeston handles tough road test from Carbondale, 63-57
Standard Democrat / Posted a month ago
CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Faced with its biggest test of the season, the Sikeston Bulldogs showed what they were made of. The Bulldogs took to the road against a talented Carbondale, Ill., squad and emerged with a hard-fought 63-57 victory on Tuesday... Read more

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