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HOLLY HARSHMAN KICKS OFF BEARCAT WEEK

  Holly Harshman Elementary kicked off opening week with a "Bearcat Eyes Are Watching You" Pep Rally.  School Counselor Vicky Maye and Behavioral Interventionist Ashly...

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State Representative John Maddox's Weekly Column

During any given day in the school year, there are 350,000 children riding a bus on Arkansas roadways.   This week, legislators joined the Governor, Education Secretary Johnny Key, and stat...

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Senator John Boozman's Weekly Column

Retaining our Best Doctors and Increasing Health Care Access in Arkansas   More doctors are getting their education in Arkansas than ever before. The openings in recent years of the Arkansa...

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State Senator Larry Teague's Weekly Column

    State Capitol Week in Review From Senator Larry Teague August 16, 2019   LITTLE ROCK – With the opening of the 2019-2020 school year, there are 26 open enrollme...

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Pine Moore Shavings Fire In Mena Causes Major Damage

Mena residents heard a loud explosion, some even reporting feeling the blast in their homes, shortly before 10:00 p.m. Thursday night. Mena Fire Department was paged out at 10:00 p.m. to Pine Moore Sh...

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Lottery Ticket Sales Report For July

The Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration has released the Arkansas Lottery Retail Sales By County Report for July 2019.   Total combined sales for all 75 counties amounted to $...

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Weekly Arkansas Fishing Report

This is the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s weekly fishing report for Aug. 14, 2019. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please email jim.harris@agfc.ar....

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Horatio Man Dead After Polk County Truck Wreck

A single vehicle accident on US Highway 71 just south of the Highway 246 intersection (Vandervoort junction) resulted in the death of a Horatio man around 8:50 Tuesday morning. According the...

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