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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Faculties' outcries slow UA System's tenure-policy redoFaculty members at five University of Arkansas System campuses are waiting for
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
Faculty members at five University of Arkansas System campuses are waiting for a seat at the table. In September, the system sent word to its campuses about proposed changes to its tenure policy, which lays out what faculty members have to do to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Faculties' outcries slow UA System's tenure-policy redoFaculty members at five University of Arkansas System campuses are waiting for
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Faculty members at five University of Arkansas System campuses are waiting for a seat at the table. In September, the system sent word to its campuses about proposed changes to its tenure policy, which lays out what faculty members have to do to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
CARTI Auxiliary honors Benton resident as Style Iconthe annual CARTI Auxiliary Festival of Trees, which was held this year Nov. 15-
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
the annual CARTI Auxiliary Festival of Trees, which was held this year Nov. 15-18 at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock. Cox, who has lived in Benton since 1974, is a former president of the CARTI Auxiliary and was overall... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2 finalists announced for top job at UAMSUniversity of Arkansas System President Donald Bobbitt named on Friday a second
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
University of Arkansas System President Donald Bobbitt named on Friday a second pair of finalists vying for the chancellorship at the system’s academic medical center after the withdrawal of the first two. The finalists for the next leader of the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Flat and happygigantic "stream" of refuse that is sorted by machine and humans at the 40,000-
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
gigantic "stream" of refuse that is sorted by machine and humans at the 40,000-square-foot Material Recovery Facility in Little Rock. Flattened boxes are also usually not filled with pesky plastic wrappings or packaging peanuts. "Boxes that... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Arkansas State Veteran Cemetery needs help, volunteers for honor ceremonyLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - In the past, the Arkansas State Veteran Cemetery has
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 2 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - In the past, the Arkansas State Veteran Cemetery has worked with Wreaths Across America to get beautiful wreaths on each veteran’s grave. It is a way to show appreciation for their service. While the mission has always been... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little Rock woman makes 2nd appearance on 'The Price is Right' nearly 2 decades after her firstWhen a Little Rock woman competed on the CBS game show The Price Is Right for t
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
When a Little Rock woman competed on the CBS game show The Price Is Right for the second time earlier this year, she had a mission, she said. Miriam Bernard, 53, wanted to redeem herself from her first appearance in 1998, when another contestant... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Coding Academy Scholarships Expand to Include Adults, Governor AnnouncesLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News release) – ARCodeKids is creating a program to include
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News release) – ARCodeKids is creating a program to include 12 adults who each will receive a $6,000 scholarship to attend the 12-week Arkansas Coding Academy, Governor Asa Hutchinson and ARCodeKids representatives announced at the... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Arkansas Heart Hospital receives top ranking in Best Hospitals in Arkansas for NursesLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (December 6, 2017) — Arkansas Heart Hospital was recently ran
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (December 6, 2017) — Arkansas Heart Hospital was recently ranked as the Best Hospital in Arkansas for Nurses by Nurse.org, the leading career site for nurses. Nurse.org analyzed over 735 surveys of nurses from more than 70... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Park anywheremay no longer need to pause at spots like Crystal Bridges Museum of American Ar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
may no longer need to pause at spots like Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art or what was once a state Capitol at Little Rock. Such eyesores would all be gone, replaced by unbroken pavement as far as the eye could see. Getting back to... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Dixie Cafe closing for goodMonday it will close all of its restaurants effective Thursday, including three
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 5 days ago
Monday it will close all of its restaurants effective Thursday, including three locations in Memphis and Bartlett. The Little Rock-based company has been serving home-style cooking at 17 restaurants in Tennessee, Arkansas and Oklahoma for 35... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Food for the Holidays Telethon Set for Dec. 7LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - In our efforts to create victory over violence, this Thursd
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - In our efforts to create victory over violence, this Thursday we are teaming up with the Arkansas Foodbank for a "Food for the Holidays Telethon." Money donated will help places like the Zion Luthern Church Food Pantry where back... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Dixie Cafes in Arkansas ClosingLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News release) - Dixie Restaurants, Inc., a Little Rock based
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News release) - Dixie Restaurants, Inc., a Little Rock based restaurant company, announced that it is closing all seventeen of its Dixie Cafe and Delta Cafe restaurants located in Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Tennessee effective... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas Baptist looks to improveArkansas Baptist College had experienced blow after blow by the time Joseph Jon
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Arkansas Baptist College had experienced blow after blow by the time Joseph Jones took over its helm last fall. The historically black university in Little Rock had seen enrollment fluctuations, gotten in -- and back out -- of debt, been subject to... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Travel: Blast off in Huntsville, land in a funky St. Louis museum — Part I of a guide to unique attractions in every U.S. stateunusual or just plain fun destination I’ve enjoyed in each state. This week, Al
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 7 days ago
unusual or just plain fun destination I’ve enjoyed in each state. This week, Alabama through Missouri! — The U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama, has a huge exhibit of American spacecraft. Best of all, it’s home of U.S. Space Camp,... Read more
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Dover Post
Travel: Blast off in Huntsville, land in a funky St. Louis museum — Part I of a guide to unique attractions in every U.S. stateunusual or just plain fun destination I’ve enjoyed in each state. This week, Al
Dover Post / Posted 7 days ago
unusual or just plain fun destination I’ve enjoyed in each state. This week, Alabama through Missouri! — The U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama, has a huge exhibit of American spacecraft. Best of all, it’s home of U.S. Space Camp,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lettersmysterious, beautiful presents, all hiding unknown treasures. That perfect dou
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
mysterious, beautiful presents, all hiding unknown treasures. That perfect double rainbow as I was traveling south from Little Rock around Sheridan in 1974. It was so spectacular that I actually pulled off the road for over 30 minutes while... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
All-State Football 2017: All-Class teamssr., Lawrence; Hayden Goodpaster, sr., SM Northwest; Tyler Kahmann, sr., Campus
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
sr., Lawrence; Hayden Goodpaster, sr., SM Northwest; Tyler Kahmann, sr., Campus; TyJuan Lewis, sr., Olathe East; Michael Littleton, sr., Derby; Jack Parks, sr., Olathe Northwest; Jaxson Reynolds, sr., Wichita Northwest; Nigel Roberts, sr., BV... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arrest report: Central Arkansas man named as shooter who injured teen in North Little Rockshooting that wounded the teenager, who had a single gunshot wound to the chest
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
shooting that wounded the teenager, who had a single gunshot wound to the chest, according to a statement from the North Little Rock Police Department. Authorities found the victim after being dispatched to 107 Mission Road in North Little Rock... Read more
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Lake Placid News
WORLD FOCUS: From sub chaser to colonial printerof Williamsburg, could have easily served as a poster boy for U.S. Navy recruit
Lake Placid News / Posted 9 days ago
of Williamsburg, could have easily served as a poster boy for U.S. Navy recruitment. "I was raised in the deep-South, Little Rock, Arkansas, and service to one's country was commonplace," said Dell in an interview with the News. "After high... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Police beatshot on Arch Street Police on Thursday identified a teenager shot in one of tw
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
shot on Arch Street Police on Thursday identified a teenager shot in one of two shootings reported the day before in Arkansas' capital city. Kameon Parker, 19, of Little Rock was shot while walking about 5:30 p.m. in the 3000 block of Arch... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Agency picks 10-lane plan for I-30 workInterstate 30 through downtown Little Rock and North Little Rock will be built
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Interstate 30 through downtown Little Rock and North Little Rock will be built as a 10-lane corridor rather than eight lanes, according to Arkansas Department of Transportation plans for the $631.7 million project. The agency on Wednesday released... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
THE WEEKEND TENin financial straits each sacrifices something dear to them to provide the perf
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
in financial straits each sacrifices something dear to them to provide the perfect Christmas gift to the other in the Arkansas Repertory Theatre's world-premiere chamber musical version of The Gift of the Magi (music by Andrew Cooke, lyrics by... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Claflin to be site of 2A basketball substateLebo, Leroy-Southern Coffey, Moran-Marmaton Valley, St. Paul SYLVAN GROVE—Down
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Lebo, Leroy-Southern Coffey, Moran-Marmaton Valley, St. Paul SYLVAN GROVE—Downs Lakeside, Kensington Thunder Ridge, Little River, Mankato-Rock Hills, Osborne, Sylvan-Lucas WAKEFIELD—Clifton Clyde, Hanover, Scandia-Pike Valley, Wakefield,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Police beatPulaski County jail inmate is accused of assaulting a deputy, according to an a
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Pulaski County jail inmate is accused of assaulting a deputy, according to an arrest report. Angelio Barnes, 19, of North Little Rock was being held on a charge of third-degree assault as of Tuesday morning, records show. The sheriff's office... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Man arrested after teen shot in chest in North Little RockA 22-year-old Conway man is accused of shooting a teenager in the chest in Nort
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
A 22-year-old Conway man is accused of shooting a teenager in the chest in North Little Rock on Monday night. Emanuel D. Arnold faces a charge of first-degree battery in the shooting around 8:45 p.m. at 107 Mission Road, which is just south of the... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
NLRPD: Man Jailed in Shooting of 17-Old(From Pulaski County Sheriff's Office) (From Pulaski County Sheriff's Office)
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 13 days ago
(From Pulaski County Sheriff's Office) (From Pulaski County Sheriff's Office) NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- A man is behind bars accused of shooting a 17-year-old in the chest Monday night. It happened just before 9 p.m. along Mission Road in North... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Police beatYouth hospitalized after NLR shooting A shooting in North Little Rock left a y
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
Youth hospitalized after NLR shooting A shooting in North Little Rock left a youth injured Monday night, according to a police spokesman. Officers were dispatched around 8:45 p.m. to a residence in the 100 block of Mission Road for a report of a... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Lockheed Martin Receives Nearly $200 Million of C-130 Training ContractsThe C-130J Super Hercules Maintenance and Aircrew Training System (JMATS) progr
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 13 days ago
The C-130J Super Hercules Maintenance and Aircrew Training System (JMATS) program has trained more than 10,000 airmen for missions including cargo transport, special missions and aerial refueling. "The C-130J is the world's most versatile... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Martin forms foreign affairs nonprofitSecretary of State Mark Martin has formed a nonprofit corporation called the Ar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
Secretary of State Mark Martin has formed a nonprofit corporation called the Arkansas Foreign Affairs Roundtable that he said will strive to educate people in the state about foreign affairs. Earlier this month, Martin, a Republican from Prairie... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2018 series runs gamut from miler to marathonlast. Many races that don't take place until March or April have already been a
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
last. Many races that don't take place until March or April have already been accepting registrations. For instance, The Little Rock Marathon weekend will be March 3 and 4, and its first price increase occurred Oct. 14. The next increase happens... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Our state's outstanding black athletesIt is satisfying and encouraging to see a young man or woman take an interest i
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
It is satisfying and encouraging to see a young man or woman take an interest in some aspect of Arkansas' neglected past and then pursue the topic to the point of becoming the authority on the subject. Musician Stephen Koch did this with... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Robert Tyler DentonIf you're going to spend a year in Malawi, it's good to take some cheese dip.
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
If you're going to spend a year in Malawi, it's good to take some cheese dip. Such was the thinking of Little Rock native Tyler Denton, who, after helping open the Clinton Presidential Center in 2004, continued to work for the Clinton Foundation in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
COMMUNITY EVENTS IN THE THREE RIVERS AREASystem Classes CABOT — The STARS Club, a ham-radio group, will offer the follo
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
System Classes CABOT — The STARS Club, a ham-radio group, will offer the following classes, taught by Steve Moore with the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management: ICS (Incident Command System) 100, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 16; ICS 200, 9 a.m. to... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Northwest Arkansas church helping families living in povertyOne northwest Arkansas church is making it their mission to lift the spirits of
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 19 days ago
One northwest Arkansas church is making it their mission to lift the spirits of those struggling in the town of Elaine. According to Little Rock NBC affiliate KARK, the Rolling Hills Baptist Church, located in Fayetteville, is helping many of the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Flashback: Holding Charles Manson, the hippie killersays Ed Sanders, a Woodstock, New York, poet and author. "It had sex and murder
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
says Ed Sanders, a Woodstock, New York, poet and author. "It had sex and murder, lifestyles, counterculture, Hollywood, rock-and-roll stars like Dennis Wilson — everything that makes for a circus. The trial was a combination of fascination and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Flashback: Holding Charles Manson, the hippie killersays Ed Sanders, a Woodstock, New York, poet and author. "It had sex and murder
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
says Ed Sanders, a Woodstock, New York, poet and author. "It had sex and murder, lifestyles, counterculture, Hollywood, rock-and-roll stars like Dennis Wilson — everything that makes for a circus. The trial was a combination of fascination and... Read more
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The Age
Flashback: Holding Charles Manson, the hippie killersays Ed Sanders, a Woodstock, New York, poet and author. "It had sex and murder
The Age / Posted 20 days ago
says Ed Sanders, a Woodstock, New York, poet and author. "It had sex and murder, lifestyles, counterculture, Hollywood, rock-and-roll stars like Dennis Wilson — everything that makes for a circus. The trial was a combination of fascination and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
COMMUNITY EVENTS IN THE RIVER VALLEY & OZARK AREAand panels that tell about early baseball teams. Regular museum hours are 9 a.m
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
and panels that tell about early baseball teams. Regular museum hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Admission is $3 for adults, $2 for seniors and $1 for children.Nov. 19 and 20 Operation Christmas Child CONWAY — Monday is... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
NEWS BRIEFSEnvironmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday that it has awarded a $30,0
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
Environmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday that it has awarded a $30,000 Environmental Justice Grant to Arkansas Interfaith Power and Light, according to a statement issued by the faith-based organization. Arkansas Interfaith... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Jeff Long no longer Razorback Athletic Director, interim appointedLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) – In a media release around 11:40 a.m. on Wednesday, U
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 25 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) – In a media release around 11:40 a.m. on Wednesday, University of Arkansas Chancellor Joseph Steinmetz announced Jeff Long will no longer serve in his position effective today. The university will honor the provisions of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Democratic rebirthand updated version of a column first published online-only on Wednesday. Jona
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
and updated version of a column first published online-only on Wednesday. Jonathan Crossley is a happening thing in Little Rock education and documentary filmdom. And now he conceivably portends a happening thing--a post-Clinton thing--in... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
A Look at "Bangin' in Little Rock" 25 Years LaterLITTLE ROCK, Ark - Violence in Little Rock this year draws comparisons to the e
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 25 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark - Violence in Little Rock this year draws comparisons to the early 90s when homicides reached record highs. It was nearly 25 years ago when HBO chose our capital city as its filming location to investigate the violence in its... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Jeff Long no longer Razorback Athletic Director, interim appointedLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) – In a media release around 11:40 a.m. on Wednesday, U
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 25 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) – In a media release around 11:40 a.m. on Wednesday, University of Arkansas Chancellor Joseph Steinmetz announced Jeff Long will no longer serve in his position effective today. The university will honor the provisions of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Brummett online: Democratic rebirthJonathan Crossley is a happening thing in Little Rock education. And now he con
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
Jonathan Crossley is a happening thing in Little Rock education. And now he conceivably represents a happening thing in Arkansas Democratic politics. He’s a 29-year-old South Carolinian who is the first in his mill-working family to finish college.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
First Orion to open NLR headquartersFirst Orion, an Arkansas company that develops and sells software to help cellp
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
First Orion, an Arkansas company that develops and sells software to help cellphone users identify and block unwanted calls, announced Monday that its new global headquarters will be in Argenta, the downtown neighborhood in North Little Rock. The... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Rescue Road volunteers to transport 4,000th dog cross-country to be adoptedLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) – On Friday, volunteers with Rescue Road will transpor
KTHV Little Rock / Posted a month ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) – On Friday, volunteers with Rescue Road will transport their 4,000th dog cross-country to be adopted. A two-year-old pit bull mix named Laffy Taffy will be taken to Boston, Massachusetts where she will be placed for... Read more

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