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    Wednesday May 20 | Times-Dispatch

    After discussion and citizen input, the Hoxie City Council authorized Mayor Lanny Tinker to write a draft for a new animal control ordinance that would ban specific dog breeds. Hoxie has been cracking down on animal control and picking up loose dogs, most of which have owners and have been returned.

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  2. Group works to create Hoxie 21 museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    HOXIE, AR - A Lawrence County town will soon honor a group of students whose legacy lives on in the history books. Many have heard of the Little Rock Nine, the first group of black students integrated into the Little Rock Central High School, but before that historic moment there was the Hoxie 21. They're the first group of black students integrated into the Hoxie School District nearly sixty years ago.

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    Wednesday May 13 | Times-Dispatch

    ... wife Sandy, all of Walnut Ridge, and Richard C. Amos Jr. and wife Theresa, Pocahontas; two daughters, Brenda Manning, Hoxie, and Debbie Songer and husband Harvey, Walcott; four sisters, Ruby Tippit, Walnut Ridge, Joann Couch and husband Larry, ...

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  4. Highway 67 interchange to be completed by next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    HOXIE, AR - Looking toward the project for the Highway 67 at Hoxie it doesn't look like there has been much improvement. However, Resident Engineer of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department Shannon Luke said a lot of work has been done.

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  5. Coach Austin's kids keep his legacy aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | KAIT-TV

    HOXIE, AR - In February, a beloved Region 8 coach died in a car accident, and now his kids are hoping to continue his legacy by taking part in what he loved. Jim Austin was a long time coach at Delaplaine and continued to coach kids in track and field up until his recent death.

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    Wednesday Apr 29 | Times-Dispatch

    Spencer and Jennifer Brown of Hoxie have announced the birth of their first child, a son, born March 30, 2015, at St Bernards Birthcare Center in Jonesboro. Great-grandparents are Bob and Barbara Wilson of Calamine, Ona Lou Huskey of Saffell and the late Jerry Huskey, Frances Forrester of Cherokee Village and the late Larry Forrester and Bill and Betty Brown of Sedgwick.

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  7. Obituary: Thelma Ingle Smith SweetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Verde Independent

    ... niece Peggy (Smith) Turner of Warner Robbins, Georgia. Thelma was preceded in death by her 1st husband Golie Smith of Hoxie, Arkansas and 2nd husband Stanley Sweet of Lake Orion, Michigan, her sister Eileen (aka Shorty) Ingle Smith, her sons Ronald ...

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  8. Memorial For Poet Miller Williams Planned at Fayetteville Public Library April 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Fayetteville Flyer

    ... Clinton, died on Jan. 1 after battling Alzheimer's disease for the last several years. He was 84. Williams was born in Hoxie, Arkansas, before coming to the University of Arkansas where he earned a masters degree in Zoology. He taught at various ...

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  9. ViewpointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    Grandparents are Linda Hurst of Hoxie and the late Silas Hurst and Marsha Dodson of Mountain View and the late David Dodson. MyNewsLA.com's free daily email newsletter reports that Walnut Ridge native Lance Weir, a member of the Marine Corps Reserve, along with U.S. Marine Corps Cpl.

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  10. Proposal will be considered to bring turf to Hoxie football fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    HOXIE, AR - The Hoxie School Board will consider a proposal to add turf to the school football field at its monthly meeting Monday night. Hoxie Athletic Director Tom Sears said the move would help upgrade the school's facility.

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  11. Sheila J. DuncanRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | The Daily Gazette

    ... on Aug. 28, 1986, in Dixon. Survivors include her husband of Rock Falls; three daughters, Charlene (Tommy) Sailor of Hoxie, Arkansas, Carol Stevens of Amboy, and Cindy Hill of Hoxie; three sons, Kevin (Jeri) Stewart of Ava, Missouri, Eddie (Sharon ...

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    Apr 8, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    ... a kit once every two months. All the products are commercially available and can be ordered through various retailers. Hoxie Mayor Lanny Tinker said he is open to the idea of running a similar program in Hoxie and will be researching options. He ...

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    Apr 8, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    ... Bonnie Ethredge Dunham; his parents, Clifford Dee and Nila Gray Rutledge Dunham. Clinton J M Herriott Sr., 84, of Hoxie, died April 6, 2015, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Born Jan. 24, 1931, in Clover Bend, he was the son of ...

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  14. Hoxie toddler recovers after dog attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    HOXIE, AR - A Hoxie toddler is recovering after her family's newly adopted dog attacked her on Saturday. The child's mother, Teala Hilderbran, said her family only had the dog 3 days before it attacked her daughter.

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    Apr 1, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    ... sponsoring the lunch served at the event: Walmart, Sonic, McDonald's and Pizza Hut, all in Walnut Ridge, Pizza Den in Hoxie, and Walmart, Wendy's, Larry's Pizza and Burger King in Pocahontas. Enter the correct answer, found in this week's edition of ...

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  16. Lawrence County hosts Amtrak training sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR - First responders from several Region 8 counties gathered at the Lawrence County Public Library for an Amtrak training session focusing on passenger car extractions. This comes one year after a deadly crash in Hoxie between 2 freight trains.

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    Mar 25, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    In efforts to reinvigorate the recycling program in the area, John Householder, chair of the Walnut Ridge Recycling Committee, and Hoxie Mayor Lanny Tinker have both taken time to promote the recycling bins located in both communities. Householder wrote an open letter following the committees first meeting about the importance of recycling.

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  18. Hoxie named top girls' programRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | Hays Daily News

    The Hoxie High School girls' basketball team, winner of four straight state Class 1A Division I state championships and a state-record 95 straight contests during a span of four seasons, earned more recognition Monday. During a contest that lasted about one month, the Indians were voted the best girls' basketball program in the nation as part of USA Today High School Sports' "best-of" series.

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  19. Daniel David HarberRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2015 | Wise County Messenger Online

    Daniel David Harber, 69, of Decatur died Tuesday, March 17, 2015, in Decatur.No services will be held.Daniel was born Jan. 9, 1946, in Hoxie, Ark., to David and Vina Harber.

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  20. Vigilance device fooled by horn automationRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | University of Newcastle

    This press release was issued in February, but I don't think it's been mentioned in Risks. On August 17, 2014, two Union Pacific freight trains collided head-on at Hoxie, Arkansas, killing the engine crew of one train and causing considerable damage.

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