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  1. She's 116, and she just can't help it, world's oldest known person saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... 86, he's three decades younger than Talley, who lives in his district. Another 116-year-old woman, Gertrude Weaver of Camden, Ark., died in April. Weaver told reporters that the key to her longevity was being kind to everyone and eating her own ...

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  2. Legislative consultant outlines advantages of Lockheed superprojectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The City Wire

    As part of the review process under Amendment 82, the state's superproject amendment, lawmakers have received an independent consultant's analysis of the proposed $87 million Lockheed Martin Joint Light Tactical Vehicle bond issue that will be at the center of debate in next week's special session. Gov. Asa Hutchinson made the official call for legislators to meet in special session beginning Tuesday, May 26 to vote on helping lure the military's new JLTV production facility to Camden.

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  3. How the World's Oldest Person Is Celebrating Her 116th BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Time

    ... who held the title before her died within the same week - Misao Okawa of Osaka Japan at 117 and Gertrude Weaver of Camden, Ark. at 116. On Thursday, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services in Inkster threw her a birthday party and gave ...

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  4. Arkansas Special SessionRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Congress.org

    Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson has officially called a special session of the state legislature that will begin on May 26. Lawmakers have been asked to consider providing incentives to bring a Lockheed Martin project to the company's Camden, Ark. production facility.

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  5. Lockheed Martin Receives $174 Million Contract for ATACMS Missile ProductionRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Freshnews

    ... Arab Emirates. All production on this contract will be conducted at Lockheed Martin's award-winning facility in Camden, Arkansas. Lockheed Martin has produced more than 3,700 ATACMS missiles, with more than 20 years of on-time deliveries. The ...

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  6. Former AEDC boss: Lockheed deal would be a big win for ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The City Wire

    With one of the worst-kept economic development secrets officially out in the open, former Arkansas jobs chief Grant Tennille said the possible expansion of Lockheed's Camden operation to manufacture a new military vehicle will have benefits far beyond that city's industrial park. Tennille, who served under Gov. Mike Beebe as executive director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, said ancillary effects of a new state-of-the-art military vehicle being built in Camden will be greater than the 600 or more new jobs from the production.

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  7. Hutchinson announces special session is on for May 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Arkansas Times

    WELFARE STATE: The governor announced Arkansas taxpayers will be giving an incentive of as-yet-unknown proportions to Lockheed Martin. As rumored over the weekend , Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced today he's convening the legislature for a special session after Memorial Day weekend to consider a major defense-related economic development project in Camden.

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  8. Special Session lining up for May 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | KATV Little Rock

    Legislative leaders are asking members about their availability for a May 26-28 special session, the day after the Memorial Day holiday. The special session would center on a potential economic development superproject involving Lockheed Martin in Camden, Arkansas.

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  9. Dying well is among our top concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    Gertrude Weaver died in Camden, Ark., on April 6 at the age of 116. She was officially the oldest person in the world when she passed away.

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  10. Dick Meyer: Finding the 'fountain of youth' would be great, but dying well remains a top concernRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | TwinCities

    Early last week Gertrude Weaver died in Camden, Ark. Weaver was officially the oldest person in the world when she passed away.

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  11. We'd like a fountain of youth, but dying well is more importantRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... and you don't hear from that person, it's not wrong to be persistent. Drop an email. Call. Gertrude Weaver died in Camden, Ark., last week. Weaver was officially the oldest person in the world when she passed away. She was 116 years old. "She was a ...

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  12. New England editorial roundupRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... you should look at the example of Gertrude Weaver, who died April 6 at the age of 116. For less than a week, the Camden, Arkansas, resident held the title of the world's oldest person. Weaver was active; her family said she attended "wheelchair ...

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  13. Dying well requires a lot of tragic choicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | WPTV Local News

    Early this week Gertrude Weaver died in Camden, Arkansas. Mrs. Weaver was officially the oldest person in the world when she passed away.

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  14. HOARD: The Best of Wild Card Wednesday with TubsEvery weekday during...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Cincinnati Bearcats

    ... have now. We're trying to give them an opportunity to live a normal and functional life. I grew up a country boy in Camden, Arkansas. Our nearest neighbor was about a mile away and I didn't have a car to drive around in, so the only thing I had to ...

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  15. Editorial: Want to live longer? Just be at peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Concord Monitor

    ... maybe you should look at the example of Gertrude Weaver, who died Monday at the age of 116. For less than a week, the Camden, Ark., resident held the title of the world's oldest person. Weaver was active; her family said she attended "wheelchair ...

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  16. Gertrude Weaver Dies at 116Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Law Professor Blogs Network

    Days after becoming the world's oldest person, 116-year-old Gertrude Weaver passed away at Silver Oaks Rehabilitation Center in Camden, Arkansas. I have previously discussed that Weaver became the oldest person after 117-year-old Misao Okawa from Japan passed away.

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  17. World's oldest person Gertrude Weaver dies after six-day reignRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | The Star Online

    ... person on the planet, said Kathy Langley, the administrator of the Silver Oaks Health & Rehabilitation Center in Camden, Arkansas. "She certainly enjoyed it," says Langley, adding, "we are devastated by her loss." Gertrude Weaver (1898-2015) held ...

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  18. World's oldest person dies aged 116Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | The China Post

    ... Funeral Home confirmed Weaver died just after 10 a.m. Monday at the Silver Oaks Health and Rehabilitation Center in Camden, about 160 kilometers southwest of Little Rock. "She was a really sweet lady. She was relatively perky and coherent when I ...

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  19. US woman, 115, named world's oldestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... according to reports. Passed away ... Gertrude Weaver poses at Silver Oaks Health and Rehabilitation Center in Camden, Ark., a day before her 116th birthday. Picture: AP She had been pronounced the world's oldest person on April 1 after the death of ...

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  20. Gertrude Weaver Dies at 116, Was Oldest in World for a WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | News Max

    ... person on the planet, said Kathy Langley, the administrator of the Silver Oaks Health & Rehabilitation Center in Camden, Arkansas. "She certainly enjoyed it," Langley said, adding, "we are devastated by her loss." Langley was born on July 4, 1898, ...

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