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  1. Food Trucks, Town Hall Rules On Fort Smith AgendaRead the original story

    54 min ago | Planning

    April 27 --Before its official adoption, an outdoor food-vending ordinance to allow mobile food trucks downtown will be reviewed by the Fort Smith Board of Directors on Tuesday. There are currently 29 licenses issued to food truck vendors in Fort Smith , but none are allowed downtown.

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  2. City Leaders Discuss Final Food Truck ProposalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | 5NEWSonline.com

    Food trucks could soon open for business in downtown Fort Smith as city leaders consider allowing the mobile operations to dish up dinner. The planning commission is holding their third and final meeting Monday .

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  3. Tax Dollars Could Go Toward Multimillion-Dollar Trail SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | 5NEWSonline.com

    On May 12 voters in Fort Smith will have a chance to decide whether part of a street sales tax will go toward building a 35-mile trail system. Fort Smith Mayor Sandy Sanders and Jerry Fleming from the group "Save Our Streets Fort Smith" sat down with Daren Bobb on 5NEWS Sunday Morning to discuss building and connecting trails throughout the city, and how it will be paid for.

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  4. Cancer Support House hosts sold out Wine & Roses GalaRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The City Wire

    ... Gala on Saturday (Apr. 25) evening. Benefitting and hosted at the Donald W. Reynolds Cancer Support House in Fort Smith , the event included a full night of gourmet food and wine, art showcases, live music, auctions, and beautiful flowers. Upon ...

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  5. Man Gets Stabbed After Parking Lot Fight At Spanish Club, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | 5NEWSonline.com

    A night of dancing landed one man at a local hospital after getting stabbed several times early Sunday morning, according to police. Sgt. Waymon Parker with the Fort Smith Police Department tells 5NEWS an unidentified 37-year-old suffered non-life threatening stab wounds following a fight at the parking lot of El Azteca.

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  6. Local Montessori School Is Planning Art And Music FundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | 5NEWSonline.com

    Kids at the Fort Smith Montessori School will use their art skills to raise funds for their class. The school is hosting "A Celebration of the Arts" on Thursday, May 14th and for a "5NEWS This Morning" segment that aired Sunday , anchor Daren Bobb brought on the Head of the School Jessica Hayes.

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  7. Fort Smith Mayor Says May 12th Vote On Trails Is Quality Of Life IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 5NEWSonline.com

    Fort Smith voters will cast their ballots on May 12th deciding if five percent of an annual once-cent sales tax should go towards building 35 miles of biking and walking trails. But both supporters and opponents want to make sure their positions get heard to sway voters.

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  8. ABF Logistics named one of top national brokerage firmsRead the original story

    Saturday | The City Wire

    ABF Logistics, a subsidiary of Fort Smith-based ArcBest, was recently recognized for the first time by Transport Topics on the Top Brokerage Firms of 2015 list. ABF Logistics provides third-party logistics services including truckload brokerage, intermodal and ocean transport, warehousing and household moving.

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  9. Sowersby named chief accounting officer at ArcBestRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | The City Wire

    Traci Sowersby has been named vice president-controller and chief accounting officer for Fort Smith-based ArcBest Corporation, with her first day set for April 27. Sowersby, a certified public accountant, most recently served as executive director with Ernst & Young in their Phoenix office. She has worked at EY for the previous 17 years in various locations and had also served in the U.S. Army Reserves.

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  10. Fort Smith GRIT award winners announcedRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | The City Wire

    The Fort Smith Convention & Visitors Bureau's Giving Recognition in Tourism Award recipients were announced Thursday , with the Robert Westphal Family capturing the Polly Crews Hospitality Person of the Year. The 4th Annual GRIT Awards were presented at the MovieLounge, and the event serves to showcase the accomplishments of finalists who demonstrated GRIT - within the area's growing hospitality and tourism profession - through the dedication of their time, energy and expertise.

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  11. Don't We Feel Special Read the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | The City Wire

    According to the Fort Smith City Clerk's Office, citywide elections can cost upward of $35,000 --- See more at: Last summer's special election for the Library issue cost $12,400 because fewer polling places were opened in order to save money. It would have cost more if more polling sites were opened closer to home for many voters.

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  12. PHOTOS: One Hospitalized After Fort Smith Home BurnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | 5NEWSonline.com

    A woman is being treated for burns to her face and arms at a local hospital after her home went up in flames Friday morning . Neighbors tell 5NEWS three other people were inside the home on Brockman Avenue when the fire started around 7:00 a.m. Firefighters and first responders are still on scene watching for hot spots.

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  13. Fort Smith moves fast to reroute sewer linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Arkansas Online

    FORT SMITH -- Fort Smith city directors learned this month that the sanitary sewer lines from part of Northside High School and six nearby buildings are connected to the storm sewer system in violation of a consent decree that makes the city vulnerable to daily fines totaling thousands of dollars.

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  14. Fort Smith moves fast to move sewer linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | NWAonline

    City directors learned this month the sanitary sewer lines from part of Northside High School and six nearby buildings are connected to the storm sewer system in violation of a consent decree making the city vulnerable to daily fines totaling thousands of dollars. The problem became more public this week when directors voted to waive competitive bidding and award a $317,970 construction contract to Goodwin & Goodwin of Fort Smith to connect those lines to the sewer that runs beneath Rogers Avenue.

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  15. Fort Smith Town Meeting Pushes For Economic DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Fort Smith residents gathered for a town hall meeting Thursday to discuss bringing more jobs and economic development to the area. "It's not hard, but it's not easy," Lopez said.

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  16. Fort Smith Catholic Monastery To Relocate To New BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | 5NEWSonline.com

    The monastery is nearly 100 years old and the sisters who live there say its time for them to move to a new home. The monastery opened in 1924 and has been Deangeli's home since 1949.

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  17. 40/29 Investigates: Crime Scene Cash and where it goesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | 4029TV.com

    ... CRAIG: THIS IS WHERE ROGERS POLICE LOCK UP THE GOODS THEY SEIZE UNTIL THEY ARE AUCTIONED OFF. TAKE A LOOK AT WHAT FORT SMITH POLICE SEIZED. 168 CARS AND TRUCKS ARE JUST THE START. THE TO OR THROUGH THE IMPOUND LOT REVEALS JUST ABOUT ANYTHING YOU CAN ...

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  18. Riff Raff | A lack of confidenceRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | The City Wire

    Raising of Fort Smith sewer rates in a process that will more than triple the average bill by 2017 is not a problem. It's not welcome news, but we've been living below costs for too long.

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  19. Fort Smith metro tourism industry indicators mixed to begin 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The City Wire

    Editor's note: This story is a component of The Compass Repor t. The quarterly Compass Report is managed by The City Wire, and sponsored by Arvest Bank in the Fort Smith region.

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  20. Promotion AssistantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | 5NEWSonline.com

    KFSM Channel 5 in Fort Smith, Arkansas is looking for a Part-Time Promotion Assistant to join the Creative Services team at the market leading station in the region. The Promotion Assistant is a brand new position at our Fort Smith studios.

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