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  1. One Dead, Two Injured After Four Semis Crash on I-49Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... just before 10 p.m. after a Volvo semi ran off the road and into the median. The driver, Mark Newswander, 48, of Harrison, Arkansas, then over-corrected causing his semi to overturn and spill ontothe interstate. A freightliner following him then ...

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  2. Arkansas Court of AppealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    ... agree. CR-13-491. Nicholas Burris v. State, from Union County Circuit Court. Affirmed; motion to withdraw granted. Harrison and Vaught, JJ., agree. CR-13-916. Robert Lee Sandrelli v. State, from Sebastian County Circuit Court, Fort Smith District. ...

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  3. Couple discussed separating before ex-officer, teens killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | KAIT-TV

    By JIM FITZGERALD Associated Press HARRISON, N.Y. - The retired police officer who apparently shot and killed his two teenage daughters and himself had recently spoken with his wife about the possibility of separating, police said Monday. And on the day before the killings, his wife had gone to police to report an argument over an $80 cellphone bill, said Harrison police Chief Anthony Marraccini, but there was no indication of violence.

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  4. Dennis Smiley Sr. Sued Over Loans Taken for Son's BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Community First Bank of Harrison sued Dennis Smiley Sr. last month claiming he owes nearly $250,000 for defaulted loans.

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  5. Harrison grieves for slain daughtersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | News12.com

    Police say the two daughters, Alissa and Deanna, were both students in the Harrison School District.

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  6. Retired Cop Allegedly Kills 2 Teen Daughters and HimselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | People

    An apparent murder-suicide has shaken the town of Harrison, New York. According to police it appeared Glen Hochman, 52, a decorated, recently retired officer from the White Plains Police Department, killed two of his daughters and then himself on Saturday.

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  7. Students take initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | NWAonline

    Last year, the city of Harrison held a public ceremony complete with casket and a small plot beside city hall to bury its unfair, media-fueled and overblown reputation as a city of racists. The funeral was attended by the NAACP and busloads of black Arkansas citizens who marched arm in arm with townsfolk from the Lyric Theater on the Harrison Square three blocks to City Hall where the reputation for racism was forever buried.

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  8. Winter is a great time to catch trout at Lake TaneycomoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... rainbows now." "There are at least three brown trout up here that will go 25 pounds or more," said Stone, 40, of Harrison, Ark. "I've seen them, and so have a lot of the other guides. "One guide had a customer who had one of those fish on, and lost ...

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  9. Blytheville police searching for murder suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BLYTHEVILLE, AR - Blytheville police are asking for the public's help in finding a man wanted for murder. Ron Redmon is suspected in the murder of Justin Harrison.

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  10. Vilonia fights off Harrison at lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Arkansas Online

    HARRISON -- The Vilonia Eagles overcame an eight-point deficit in the third quarter and picked up a big victory to start the second half of the 5A-West Conference season as they fought off the Harrison Goblins 78-74 Friday night at LT's Court.

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  11. Harrison, Arkansas can't catch a breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | Daily Kos

    Most people reading this are probably familiar with Harrison, Ark., being home of the infamous " Anti-Racist is a Code Word for Anti-White " sign, which was taken down in November of 2014, only to be followed up by a sign that directed people to the Knights of the Ku Klux Klan website. Now, if that weren't bad enough, it seems the League of the South , a neo-Confederate and pro-secession organization, has put up a sign of their own in the town , which has tried to live down its reputation as a bastion for psychotic racists in recent years. 2 comments

  12. '#IamHarrison' Campaign Promotes Change in Town's ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | FOX16

    In the page's about section, students describe the page as "A student created and led pro-diversity pro-love media campaign." HARRISON, AR - High school students in Harrison have started a campaign to change the public's perception of their city; to let people know "No town is defined by one opinion."

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  13. Berkley found guilty of sex crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Covington Leader

    ... to the delinquency of a minor, one count of sexual solicitation and two counts of loaning pornography to a minor. Harrison, Ark. police said the investigation began in March after victims reported visiting Berkeley's home where they allegedly drank ...

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  14. Harrison finds mark, holds off GreenbrierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    GREENBRIER -- The Harrison Goblins erased an eight-point first-quarter deficit then held on for a 68-66 victory Friday night over the Greenbrier Panthers at Panther Pavilion.

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  15. Missouri Man Arrested on Fraud Charges in Harrison, Hot SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | FOX16

    ... The charges stem from a scheme to defraud involving classic and vintage cars. Blount previously lived in Harrison and Hot Springs, Arkansas and is formerly from Louisiana. U.S. Attorney Eldridge stated, "As alleged, this case involves a fraudulent ...

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  16. Airline expands into Memphis airport's main terminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... to Greenville and Tupelo, Mississippi, will fly out of the main terminal, and flights to El Dorado, Hot Springs and Harrison, Arkansas, and Jackson, Tennessee, will continue to fly out of Signature Flight Support. The commuter airline operates ...

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  17. Harrison escapes in overtimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    Clutch shooting carried the visiting Harrison Goblins to a 79-71 overtime victory over the Little Rock Christian Warriors on Friday night.

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  18. This Is What The Wedding Night Is Actually Like, According To Married PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Switched

    ... brew a wicked hangover." 13. "We eloped without telling anyone and got married in the basement of the courthouse in Harrison, Arkansas. Went home, wife went to her overnight job while I laid on the couch and watched TV ." 14. "We had our hotel room ...

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  19. NCMC Teams Win In Arkansas, MarshallRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | Trenton Republican-Times

    The Northa SCentral Missouri College basketball teams had a strong weekend, sweeping women's-men's doubleheaders on both Saturday and Sunday. On Saturday, NCMC swept North Arkansas in Harrison, AR winning the women's game 87-76 and the men's game 93-81.

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  20. Hacking threat reported in Harrison as racial controversy continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    Arkansas Times contributor Sam Eifling writes for The New Republic about anonymous hacking threats received by Harrison police after news of another racially inflammatory billboard in the city, historically infamous as a "sundown town" unfriendly to blacks. City leaders have worked mightily in recent years to show city progress, but efforts have been set back by attention to racist billboards, the latest leased by a leader of the KKK who lives nearby.

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