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  1. Word war 8Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NWAonline

    The Literacy Council of Benton County started an uproar when war broke out in the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel in Bentonville last Saturday night. Some 150 wordsmiths broke into groups of 10 and competed in a board game some said causes the sabres to rattle.

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  2. Pathway to successRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... have I been,'" he said. "I just sat there in disbelief. So, we just presented this system to Sam's Club in Bentonville, Arkansas, and they were like 'wow.' Law said Mohawk Cabinet Company, which created the ice cream making machine using a new ...

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  3. Bentonville Schools chief to collect SnackPacks foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    ... office. "Our community is blessed with so many resources that it's easy to think we don't have hungry kids in Bentonville, but we do," Poore said in a news release . SnackPacks for Kids provides healthy snacks to children at high risk of food ...

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  4. Matar guilty of rape, not guilty of sexual assaultRead the original story

    Friday | NWAonline

    NWA Democrat-Gazette/FLIP PUTTHOFF Benton County Sheriff's Office deputies bring Ali Matar, left, to jury selection Tuesday for his trial in Bentonville. A jury Friday found a former Bentonville School District employee guilty of rape and not guilty on two counts of sexual assault.

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  5. Wal-Mart seeks sustainability opt-in from more suppliersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Packer

    ... about record-keeping demands from multiple retailers interested in tracking the issue. Rob Kaplan, a director of Bentonville, Ark.-based Wal-Mart's sustainability group, said that 2015 will be the fourth year the retailer has sent its sustainability ...

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  6. Eight banks to invest $16 million in North Walton Boulevard districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The City Wire

    Bankers lined the room Thursday for Bentonville-Bella Vista Chamber CEO Dana Davis to unveil a $16 million loan consortium from eight area banks to help provide funds to redevelop the city`s North Walton Boulevard district. Trail work is being completed along North Walton Boulevard that ties into the Razorback and Crystal Bridges trail systems.

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  7. Jury Recesses In Bentonville Schools' Employee Rape Trial, Verdict Expected FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | 5NEWSonline.com

    BENTONVILLE - The jury recessed Thursday evening in the trial of a Bentonville Schools' employee accused of raping and sexually assaulting three young students. The jury started deliberating Ali Matar's rape and sexual assault case at around 2:30 p.m. after closing arguments from Benton County prosecutor Nathan Smith and defense attorney Justin Hurst.

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  8. Walmart Eliminates 50 Jobs at Bentonville Home OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | FOX16

    BENTONVILLE, AR - The world's largest retailer announced the elimination of around 50 positions at its home office in Bentonville Wednesday. According to a company representative, associates impacted by the cuts will remain on payroll for 60 days.

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  9. Tiger softball picked fifth in MIAARead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | Hays Daily News

    ... ed last with 13. Fort Hays opens its tournament at the Arkansas Monticello 8-State Classic on Friday, Feb. 13 in Bentonville, Ark. FHSU will play six games over the three-day event.

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  10. Ypsilanti Township Walmart hiring for 80 jobs ahead of expansion completionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | MLive.com

    ... The $4 million project was supposed to be completed before the holiday season, but was delayed. Headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas, Walmart was founded in 1945 and operates roughly 11,000 stores in 27 countries. The company employs an estimated ...

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  11. Former Bentonville school employee takes stand, says abuse confession was falseRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | NWAonline

    Ali Matar Jr., a former Bentonville school employee, took the witness stand Thursday morning and denied ever sexually abusing three of his former students. Matar, 22, of Lowell is charged with rape, a Class Y felony, and two counts of sexual assault in the second degree, a Class B felony.

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  12. Wal-Mart cuts about 50 positions at Bentonville headquartersRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BENTONVILLE, AR - Wal-Mart has announced it will cut about 50 positions at its company headquarters in Bentonville. KHOG-TV reports a company representative said Wednesday the layoffs will affect multiple departments and that no more are expected at this time.

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  13. New home prices on the rise across Northwest ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The City Wire

    ... was $222,498, down about 1% from $222,498 in 2013. Local market data shows that new home prices rose 3.8% in Bentonville to $286,000, while Rogers saw the steepest price increase of 8.6% to $271,400. Nicky Dou, broker with Keller Williams in ...

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  14. Jurors hear interrogation in rape trial of former Bentonville school employeeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | NWAonline

    ... girl. He was arrested days later in connection with sexually assaulting two 6-year-old students. Dahrron Moss, a Bentonville police detective, testified Wednesday morning that he was assigned the case after the department received a report from the ...

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  15. Rogers' Chief Allen honored for leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | NWAonline

    Two cities mourned James Allen as law enforcement officers from around the state gathered to pay their final respects Tuesday. Allen, 60, was chief of the Rogers Police Department from April 4, 2011, until his death Jan. 22. He was chief of the Bentonville Police Department for 22 years until his retirement March 31, 2011.

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  16. Children's needs will be focus of meeting in BentonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Arkansas Online

    BENTONVILLE -- School District leaders and others will gather Thursday to discuss how to improve the community for children.

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  17. Hundreds attend Rogers Police Chief Allen's funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | NWAonline

    The funeral procession for Rogers Police Chief James Allen heads north on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, along Dixieland Road in Rogers. Law enforcement officials from around Arkansas gathered Tuesday to mourn the passing of James Allen, who served as chief of the Rogers and Bentonville police departments.

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  18. Jury seated in rape trial of former Bentonville school employeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | NWAonline

    Twelve jurors and two alternates have been seated for the trial of a former Bentonville school employee accused of sexually abusing three girls. Ali Matar Jr., 22, of Lowell is charged with rape, a Class Y felony, and two counts of sexual assault in the second degree, a Class B felony.

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  19. Discredited historian headlines church 'Summit' in Northwest ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Arkansas Times

    ... take on history. Blogger Warren Throckmorton calls attention to his note on Barton's appearance in Bentonville. I hope actual historians at Southern Baptist Schools will take some time to alert Rev. Ronnie Floyd to the problem here. I would think a ...

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  20. Funeral procession for chief could cause traffic Tuesday in Rogers, BentonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | NWAonline

    ... be held at 1 p.m. Jan. 27 at First Baptist Church of Rogers, 3364 West Pleasant Grove Road. He will be buried in Bentonville Cemetery. Police anticipate a lengthy funeral procession which will leave the church on Pleasant Grove, pass the Rogers ...

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