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  1. Unique opportunities for Union MineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Village Life

    It is time to recognize that the building of Union Mine High School was a mistake. It continues as a mistake and unless the folks of Diamond/El Dorado wish to see some major development it will always be a mistake.

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  2. Murphy Oil Corporation Closes First Phase Of Partial Divestiture Of Malaysian AssetsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | PR-inside.com

    EL DORADO, Arkansas, December 18, 2014 - Murphy Oil Corporation announced today that its wholly owned subsidiaries, Murphy Sabah Oil Co., Ltd. and Murphy Sarawak Oil Co., Ltd. , have closed on the first phase of the sale of 30% of Murphy's Malaysian oil and gas assets to PT Pertamina Malaysia Eksplorasi Produksi that was originally announced on September 30, 2014. The first phase covers two-thirds of the transaction or 20% of Murphy's Malaysian oil and gas assets with the remaining portion scheduled to close in the first quarter of 2015.

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  3. Holiday Hoops Invitational this weekendRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Rivals.com

    ... Rock High School under the following game schedule: 10:30 Morrilton vs. Monticello 12:00 Arkansas Baptist vs. El Dorado 1:30 Little Rock Christian vs. Pulaski Academy 3:00 Jonesboro vs. Springdale 4:30 North Little Rock vs. Van Buren 6:00 LR ...

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  4. Candy man: Johnson to retire, sell Dumas Candy Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The News-Star

    ... have been operating the company since Johnson bought it from the Dumas family in 1987. He moved the company from El Dorado, Arkansas, to Delhi in 1990. Dumas is the only commercial candy manufacturer in northeastern Louisiana. And after 28 years of ...

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  5. Sub-$60 Oil Has U.S. Drillers Laying Down Most Rigs in Two YearsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | The Washington Post

    ... spending 44 percent. "Our capex will be lower," Roger Jenkins, chief executive officer of Murphy Oil Corp., an El Dorado, Arkansas-based exploration company, said during a presentation Dec. 10. "I think this idea of lowering capex 20-something ...

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  6. U.S. Oil Rigs Drop Most in Two Years, Baker Hughes SaysRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Bloomberg

    ... on hold until next year. "Our capex will be lower," Roger Jenkins, chief executive officer of Murphy Oil Corp., an El Dorado, Arkansas-based exploration company, said during a presentation Dec. 10. "I think this idea of lowering capex 20-something ...

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  7. Man missing from Santa Cruz treatment centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SANTA CRUZ >> The Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office is looking for the public's help in locating a missing 24-year-old man. El Dorado Residential Treatment Center staff reported resident Tyler Presleigh missing from the 941 El Dorado Ave. facility missing at 1 a.m. Thursday.

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  8. Deltic Timber: An Undervalued Attractive InvestmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Seeking Alpha

    ... to be taking full advantage of the improving market conditions is Deltic Timber Corporation (NYSE: DEL ). Based in El Dorado, Arkansas in the United States of America, Deltic Timber is a natural resources company that is engaged in the growing and ...

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  9. Racism: More than copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Arkansas Times

    Every report of police overreaching with black males - the national spectacles like those involving Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown and Eric Garner and the local ones that catch only passing notice in the press - summons a memory from my distant youth. It was 1954 and, as a callow high school kid from the woods pressed into service as a reporter for the local dailies, I was sent in the evenings to the El Dorado police station, where a little news for the morning paper was most likely to occur.

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  10. High school girls basketball: El Dorado second half momentum secures win over Bel AirRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | El Paso Times

    The El Dorado Aztecs got a surge of momentum in the second half of Tuesday's non-district game against Bel Air to break away with the win, 48-41, at El Dorado High School. "We started off slow as a team, then coming in from halftime we realized we had to keep up the intensity and work inside-out," said El Dorado power forward Adeola Akomolafe, who committed to Texas Christian University in November.

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  11. Entergy buying natural gas unitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | BayouBuzz.com

    Entergy Gulf States Louisiana LLC has agreed to buy two of the four units at the Union Power Station in El Dorado, Arkansas, near the Louisiana border, a move that the company says will help it meet the state's growing power needs and keep costs down for customers. The 1,980-megawatt combined-cycle plant runs on natural gas and began commercial service in 2003.

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  12. Entergy Texas buying power station in nearly $1B dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Business Journal

    The Woodlands-based Entergy Texas Inc. is buying a portion of a southern Arkansas power plant to help meet the energy needs of its southeastern Texas customers. New Orleans-based Entergy Corp. is paying $948 million for a 1,980-megawatt, 11-year-old Union Power Station in El Dorado, Arkansas.

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  13. Entergy Gulf States La. to buy power stationsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | KSWO

    Entergy companies have agreed to buy Union Power Station for about $948 million. Union is located near El Dorado, Arkansas, near the Louisiana border.

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  14. Two Gunmen Rob El Dorado Convenience StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | FOX16

    According to El Dorado police, two black males walked into the Day and Nite on W. Hillsboro Street around 7 p.m., armed with guns and demanded money.

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  15. Entergy subsidiaries buying natural gas power unitsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Advocate

    Entergy Gulf States Louisiana LLC has agreed to buy two of the four units at the Union Power Station in El Dorado, Arkansas, near the Louisiana border, a move that the company says will help it meet the state's growing power needs and keep costs down for customers. The 1,980-megawatt combined-cycle plant runs on natural gas and began commercial service in 2003.

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  16. Entergy buys into gas-fired generating station in Union CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Arkansas Times

    Entergy Arkansas is buying a portion of the Union Power Station near El Dorado, a four-unit natural-gas fired generating plant. Entergy is buying one unit and other Entergy operating companies in Louisiana and Texas are buying the others, at a cost of $237 million per unit.

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  17. Entergy Subsidiaries Agree to Buy Union Power StationRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | PressReleasePoint

    Four Clean, Efficient and Modern Units to help meet Future Load Growth NEW ORLEANS - In a move that will help meet the future energy needs of a growing region, Entergy Corporation announced today that its subsidiaries, Entergy Arkansas, Inc., Entergy Gulf States Louisiana, L.L.C. and Entergy Texas, Inc. have signed an agreement to acquire the Union Power Station near El Dorado, Arkansas. The Union Power Station is a highly efficient, natural gas-fired 1,980-megawatt generating facility.

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  18. The Sideline: Sports Club meeting; UCA and Hendrix trackRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Log Cabin Democrat

    The December monthly luncheon of the Arkansas Sports Club, originally scheduled for Monday, has been rescheduled for Monday, Dec. 15. Freshman Eric Moore of Rialto, Calif., won the high jump with a school-record jump of 2.15 meters , setting both the indoor and overall school record at the Birmingham-Southern Ice Breaker Indoor Meet last weekend at Birmingham, Ala. Junior Anthony Farris-King of El Dorado won the long jump with a leap of 6.85 meters.

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  19. Murphy Oil Corporation to Present at Upcoming Energy ConferenceRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | PR-inside.com

    EL DORADO, Arkansas, December 2, 2014 - Murphy Oil Corporation announced today that Roger Jenkins, President and CEO, will present at the Wells Fargo 2014 Energy Symposium on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. EST. The live audio webcast presentation will be available on the Company's website at ir.murphyoilcorp.com with a replay available for 30 days after the event.

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  20. Passionate performances fuel El Dorado's 'Triangle Factory'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Wave

    In El Dorado High School's "The Triangle Factory Fire Project," Ethel Monick recalls the horror of the fire as Max Schwartz awaits news about his sister, Margaret, who perished in the blaze. As the lights fade to black and solemnity pervades the theater, El Dorado High School transports the audience to the Asch Building: site of the most infamous industrial accident in Manhattan's history.

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