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Denton Record-Chronicle
New AD expected to be chosen on Fridayathletic director in place by Friday afternoon, when the school will usher in a
New AD expected to be chosen on Friday
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
athletic director in place by Friday afternoon, when the school will usher in a new era in program history. The school’s board of regents is planning to have a conference call on Friday regarding its search for a new athletic director. The board... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Sitkan hopes to be crowned America's next best seafood chefin a violin case. “I have a violin case that will fit the salmon perfectly,” s
Sitkan hopes to be crowned America's next best seafood chef
Juneau Empire / Posted 2 hours ago
in a violin case. “I have a violin case that will fit the salmon perfectly,” said Colette Nelson, owner and executive chef of Ludwig’s Bistro. She’s headed to New Orleans next week for the Great American Seafood Cook-Off. The whole salmon went... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Carver Monument sets teacher workshopIn celebration of the National Park Service Centennial, George Washington Carve
Carver Monument sets teacher workshop
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
In celebration of the National Park Service Centennial, George Washington Carver National Monument will host a teacher workshop from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 2 Posted Jul. 25, 2016 at 8:22 PM In celebration of the National Park Service... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Banker Randy Scott Plays Part on East Arkansas Farm TeamRandy Scott is the president and chief operating officer of Farmers Bank & Trus
Banker Randy Scott Plays Part on East Arkansas Farm Team
Arkansas Business / Posted yesterday
Randy Scott is the president and chief operating officer of Farmers Bank & Trust in Blytheville. A 26-year veteran of banking, he has worked the last 16 years at Farmers. He was appointed to the six-member State Banking Board on June 8, and his term... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Remembering State Representative Sheilla LampkinMONTICELLO, Ark. -- State Representative Sheilla Lampkin of Monticello has died
Remembering State Representative Sheilla Lampkin
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted yesterday
MONTICELLO, Ark. -- State Representative Sheilla Lampkin of Monticello has died after a battle with ovarian cancer. The three-term District 9 State Representative and wife of long-time Drew County Judge Damon Lampkin, died late Saturday... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Supha Xayprasith-Mays of Little Rock sounds for all the world like a motivational speaker, someone a
Supha Xayprasith-Mays
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
of Little Rock sounds for all the world like a motivational speaker, someone a Les Brown or a Tony Robbins might envy. Affirmations flow easily from her lips: “Don’t be with people that tolerate you; be with people that... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Wendt begins new role as Fayetteville superintendentschool events and meetings with area education leaders. In his brief time with
Wendt begins new role as Fayetteville superintendent
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
school events and meetings with area education leaders. In his brief time with the School District, Wendt knows some of the issues facing Fayetteville schools, but he likely does not yet know all the questions to ask, he said. He doesn't... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
NWACC's Washington County Center on track for 2019centrally-located facility in Washington County will better serve students and
NWACC's Washington County Center on track for 2019
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
centrally-located facility in Washington County will better serve students and could help boost enrollment at Northwest Arkansas Community College, school officials said Saturday. Plans for the Washington County Center call for a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Retired lawyer gears up for Gridiron centennialan accompanying this-reply-is-obvious laugh. "It's fun. That's all I can say.
Retired lawyer gears up for Gridiron centennial
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
an accompanying this-reply-is-obvious laugh. "It's fun. That's all I can say. It's just fun," says Dent Gitchel, speaking of the forthcoming Gridiron, a satirical, theatrical spoofing of Arkansas -- and national -- people and politics at the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Left turners to welcome traffic circleor traffic circle? To find out more, we asked the city's spokesman, Jennifer Go
Left turners to welcome traffic circle
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
or traffic circle? To find out more, we asked the city's spokesman, Jennifer Godwin. Turns out that way back in 2013, the Board of Directors approved a roundabout as part of a citywide capital improvement program. The board then approved a... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Kerry NationRepublican convention won't make much difference While it started off bumpy, by
Kerry Nation
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Republican convention won't make much difference While it started off bumpy, by mid-week, the Republican convention in Cleveland gained steam and had to make Democratic voters nervous. Whether it was current Arkansas Attorney General talking about... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Panel: Farmers can use soybeanThe state Plant Board had no reason to prevent farmers from planting a new herb
Panel: Farmers can use soybean
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
The state Plant Board had no reason to prevent farmers from planting a new herbicide-resistant strain of soybean this year, even though the herbicide is damaging neighboring crops, Terry Walker, director of the board, told lawmakers Thursday. Walker... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Downtown group picks 4 as director finalists The Grand Junction Downtown Development Authority narrowed the list of candid
Downtown group picks 4 as director finalists
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
The Grand Junction Downtown Development Authority narrowed the list of candidates for its executive director job to four people, and one is a familiar name to downtown merchants and stakeholders. The... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois man's historic pardon request awaits response from Mike Penceas Indiana governor in the process, he may leave unanswered a historic pardon r
Illinois man's historic pardon request awaits response from Mike Pence
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
as Indiana governor in the process, he may leave unanswered a historic pardon request involving the wrongful conviction of an Illinois man. It's been more than two years since the Indiana Parole Board recommended to Pence the pardon of Keith... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
$2M to aid UAFS' high school projectsFORT SMITH -- The University of Arkansas at Fort Smith will receive two grants
$2M to aid UAFS' high school projects
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
FORT SMITH -- The University of Arkansas at Fort Smith will receive two grants totaling nearly $2 million to implement educational programs in robotics and computer science at area high schools. A news release from the university said a $987,000... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Addicted Arkansas: Prescription Drug AbuseLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- More than 47,000 people died from drug overdoses in
Addicted Arkansas: Prescription Drug Abuse
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 5 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- More than 47,000 people died from drug overdoses in 2014. Arkansas contributes to this statistic, having the 25th highest death rate in the country. Although Arkansas isn't high on the country's watch list for heroin, as... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Turkey takes steps to revoke licenses of 21,000 private-school teachersa crackdown on the media, the military, the courts and the education system aft
Turkey takes steps to revoke licenses of 21,000 private-school teachers
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
a crackdown on the media, the military, the courts and the education system after an attempted coup, targeting tens of thousands of teachers and other state employees for dismissal in a purge that raised concerns about basic freedoms and the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hutchinson's aide to head youth agencyGov. Asa Hutchinson's senior adviser, Betty Guhman, started work Tuesday as the
Hutchinson's aide to head youth agency
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Gov. Asa Hutchinson's senior adviser, Betty Guhman, started work Tuesday as the interim director of the Youth Services Division, state officials said Tuesday. Guhman, 66, has been the Republican governor's senior adviser since 2014, with a... Read more
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KERA North Texas
What Did Mike Pence Do For Indiana Schools As Governor? Here's A Lookthe night Indiana Gov. Mike Pence will take the stage in Cleveland at the 2016
What Did Mike Pence Do For Indiana Schools As Governor? Here's A Look
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
the night Indiana Gov. Mike Pence will take the stage in Cleveland at the 2016 Republican National Convention. He is now, officially, the vice-presidential running mate of Republican nominee Donald Trump. But before that happens, we want to take... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
What Did Mike Pence Do For Indiana Schools As Governor? Here's A Lookthe night Indiana Gov. Mike Pence will take the stage in Cleveland at the 2016
What Did Mike Pence Do For Indiana Schools As Governor? Here's A Look
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
the night Indiana Gov. Mike Pence will take the stage in Cleveland at the 2016 Republican National Convention. He is now, officially, the vice-presidential running mate of Republican nominee Donald Trump. But before that happens, we want to take... Read more
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First Coast News
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each daythrough Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and spec
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
First Coast News / Posted 5 days ago
through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each day of the event. Below is a complete guide to what you can expect each day during the RNC as Donald Trump formally accepts his... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Other days100 years ago July 20, 1916 • The first petition for the formation of the Mai
Other days
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
100 years ago July 20, 1916 • The first petition for the formation of the Main street improvement district in connection with the project of rebuilding the free bridge will not be circulated for at least 10 days, the committee in charge announced... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Education notebooklogo The Titans logo for schools in the new Jacksonville/North Pulaski School
Education notebook
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
logo The Titans logo for schools in the new Jacksonville/North Pulaski School District will be trademarked. The School Board has authorized Superintendent Tony Wood to enter into a three-year contract with Amateur Sports Licensing of Little... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hilton OKs Embassy Suites for ASUHotel Partners LLC and O'Reilly Hospitality Management LLC to build an Embassy
Hilton OKs Embassy Suites for ASU
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Hotel Partners LLC and O'Reilly Hospitality Management LLC to build an Embassy Suites hotel and convention center on the Arkansas State University at Jonesboro campus. Included in the $45 million project is the 40,000-square-foot Red Wolf... Read more
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Arkansas Business
UCA, Metova Announce Opening of Arkansas Coding AcademyMetova Inc. of Franklin, Tennessee, and the University of Central Arkansas in C
UCA, Metova Announce Opening of Arkansas Coding Academy
Arkansas Business / Posted 5 days ago
Metova Inc. of Franklin, Tennessee, and the University of Central Arkansas in Conway on Tuesday marked the opening of the Arkansas Coding Academy, a hands-on program that aims to build a talent pipeline of software developers and programmers from the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each daythrough Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and spec
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each day of the event. Below is a complete guide to what you can expect each day during the RNC as Donald Trump formally accepts his... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Turkey fires 24,000 teachers, police in crackdown after coup attemptplotters, firing nearly 24,000 teachers and Interior Ministry employees across
Turkey fires 24,000 teachers, police in crackdown after coup attempt
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
plotters, firing nearly 24,000 teachers and Interior Ministry employees across the country and demanding the resignations of another 1,577 university deans. The dismissals touched every aspect of government life. Turkish media, in rapid-fire... Read more
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The Daily Siftings Herald
Clark County Democratic Committee to have Clinton Day Dinnerhas announced plans for its annual Clinton Day Dinner. The event will be held
Clark County Democratic Committee to have Clinton Day Dinner
The Daily Siftings Herald / Posted 6 days ago
has announced plans for its annual Clinton Day Dinner. The event will be held at 5:30 p.m. in the Garrison Center of Henderson State University on Saturday, August 13. After nearly five years as U.S. Attorney for the Western District of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
For Arkansas higher-ed job, 3 selected for interviewsThe committee searching for the new leader of the state Department of Higher Ed
For Arkansas higher-ed job, 3 selected for interviews
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
The committee searching for the new leader of the state Department of Higher Education on Monday invited three candidates, including one from Arkansas, for final interviews next week. The committee whittled down the list of 16 applicants to three... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
For higher-ed job, 3 selected for interviewsThe committee searching for the new leader of the state Department of Higher Ed
For higher-ed job, 3 selected for interviews
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
The committee searching for the new leader of the state Department of Higher Education on Monday invited three candidates, including one from Arkansas, for final interviews next week. The committee whittled down the list of 16 applicants to three... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pigweed spraying drift hits croplandSome Arkansas farmers, in their fight against pigweed, have been illegally spra
Pigweed spraying drift hits cropland
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Some Arkansas farmers, in their fight against pigweed, have been illegally spraying a herbicide that harms their neighbors' fields when it drifts, affecting thousands of acres of cotton and soybeans, several officials said Monday. The state Plant... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Drs. Oz & Roizen: Insects are a great source of proteinThen, on the weekends he sleeps until noon. What can I do to get him on a bette
Drs. Oz & Roizen: Insects are a great source of protein
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Then, on the weekends he sleeps until noon. What can I do to get him on a better schedule? —Corrine C., Hot Springs, Arkansas Sleep and teenagers — they can be as hard to get together as oil and water. Many kids’ bus rides are super early,... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
WATCH LIVE: 2016 Republican National Conventionthrough Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and spec
WATCH LIVE: 2016 Republican National Convention
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each day of the event. Below is a complete guide to what you can expect each day during the RNC as Donald Trump formally accepts his... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each daythrough Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and spec
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 7 days ago
through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each day of the event. Below is a complete guide to what you can expect each day during the RNC as Donald Trump formally accepts his... Read more
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11 News Houston
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each daythrough Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and spec
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
11 News Houston / Posted 7 days ago
through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each day of the event. Below is a complete guide to what you can expect each day during the RNC as Donald Trump formally accepts his... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each daythrough Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and spec
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 7 days ago
through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each day of the event. Below is a complete guide to what you can expect each day during the RNC as Donald Trump formally accepts his... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each daythrough Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and spec
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 7 days ago
through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each day of the event. Below is a complete guide to what you can expect each day during the RNC as Donald Trump formally accepts his... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each daythrough Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and spec
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 days ago
through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each day of the event. Below is a complete guide to what you can expect each day during the RNC as Donald Trump formally accepts his... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each daythrough Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and spec
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each day of the event. Below is a complete guide to what you can expect each day during the RNC as Donald Trump formally accepts his... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each daythrough Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and spec
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 days ago
through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each day of the event. Below is a complete guide to what you can expect each day during the RNC as Donald Trump formally accepts his... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each daythrough Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and spec
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 7 days ago
through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each day of the event. Below is a complete guide to what you can expect each day during the RNC as Donald Trump formally accepts his... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Musical playground, renovations to come to Fayetteville's Wilson Parkcan expect big changes at Wilson Park by next summer, including a musical playg
Musical playground, renovations to come to Fayetteville's Wilson Park
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
can expect big changes at Wilson Park by next summer, including a musical playground and a new play area. Northwest Arkansas developer Fadil Bayyari donated $30,000 to create the musical playground that will feature oversized percussive... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
ACT Aspire results show poverty continues to challenge Benton, Washington districtsResults of the new ACT Aspire continue to show an achievement gap between schoo
ACT Aspire results show poverty continues to challenge Benton, Washington districts
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Results of the new ACT Aspire continue to show an achievement gap between schools with high poverty and low poverty. "That's something we've seen in assessment over and over," said Sarah McKenzie, executive director of the Office of Education... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each daythrough Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and spec
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 7 days ago
through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each day of the event. Below is a complete guide to what you can expect each day during the RNC as Donald Trump formally accepts his... Read more
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Arkansas Business
KUAR's Startup Arkansas Public Media Aims HighJust over two months ago, Bobby Ampezzan was announced as the managing editor o
KUAR's Startup Arkansas Public Media Aims High
Arkansas Business / Posted 8 days ago
Just over two months ago, Bobby Ampezzan was announced as the managing editor of Natural State News, a new public journalism project based at KUAR-FM in Little Rock. As it happened, he worked for NSN for a very short time. Ampezzan’s new job didn’t... Read more
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Breitbart
Republican National Convention Schedule Revealedtheme, for instance, Monday is Make America Safe Again. The long awaited sched
Republican National Convention Schedule Revealed
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
theme, for instance, Monday is Make America Safe Again. The long awaited schedule, which is included in full below, offers a window into presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump’s promise of an unconventional convention. SIGN UP FOR OUR... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Program announced for 2016 Republican National Convention in ClevelandMonday, July 18th through Thursday, July 21st. The updated program was announc
Program announced for 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 8 days ago
Monday, July 18th through Thursday, July 21st. The updated program was announced Sunday, July 17th by Jeff Larson, CEO of the “Make America Great Again” convention and is as follows: Daily Themes & Headliners: Monday: Make America Safe... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Some officials say Airbnb businesses cause for concernFAYETTEVILLE — Gretchen Schlump started looking for an extra source of income a
Some officials say Airbnb businesses cause for concern
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
FAYETTEVILLE — Gretchen Schlump started looking for an extra source of income after her roommate moved out. She lives in a two-story, three-bedroom house near Dickson Street, the University of Arkansas and the Razorback Greenway. Starting up her own... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Net cost to go to UA up 1.6% for 2014-15FAYETTEVILLE -- An estimate of the true cost to attend college increased by les
Net cost to go to UA up 1.6% for 2014-15
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
FAYETTEVILLE -- An estimate of the true cost to attend college increased by less than $250 for the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville's 2014-15 academic year, the most recent year with data available. UA's average net price of $14,693 for... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
PATENTS AWARDEDpatents issued to Arkansans July 12 Patent 9,387,576 B1. Faucet Seat and Spri
PATENTS AWARDED
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
patents issued to Arkansans July 12 Patent 9,387,576 B1. Faucet Seat and Spring Inserter. Issued to Winford Davis Jr. of Vanndale. Patent 9,387,947 B2. Carriage for Coiled Metal. Issued to Eron Eno, John Ackerman, Jason Malone and Clayton... Read more
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