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  1. Tale of Community Academy Public Charter School just became sadderRead the original story

    Friday | Examiner.com

    It was bad enough that the founder of the Dorothy I. Height Community Academy PCS's Kent Amos diverted millions of dollars in public money to his for-profit management company for services that were already being provided by the school's staff. In a fine article yesterday by the Washington Post's Michael Allison Chandler we find that corruption allegedly extended to Community Academy board members responsible for financial oversight of the charter.

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  2. Hello It's Me: Todd Rundgren ready for 'Rockin' Little Rock' weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    Fans of Todd Rundgren are in for a treat this weekend as the musical wizard makes a stop at Record Store Day in North Little Rock at Arkansas Record-CD Exchange Saturday from approximately 12:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m. He will be signing copies of his records. Remember, his new "Global" album is out now.

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  3. At last: Fleetwood Mac rocks Verizon Arena SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    With the return of Christine McVie, 'Fleetwood Mac' are now back in their superstar configuration. The singer Christine and guitarist Lindsey Buckingham talk about why McVie left the band and what it feels like to be back in the studio together.

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  4. Hillary Clinton: My father's tombstone was toppled over by hatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Examiner.com

    How much do some people detest Hillary Clinton ? Enough to target her dad's tombstone . The stone that marks the grave of Hugh Rodham was broken off its base and toppled this week in an apparent act of vandalism.

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  5. Little Rock Zoo offers new 'Animal Exploration' classes for childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Examiner.com

    The Little Rock Zoo is offering new "Animal Exploration" classes for children ages 6-11, starting on April 4, 2015 on the zoo grounds in Little Rock, Arkansas. The first two classes are "Animal Exploration! Primates" and "Animal Exploration! Reptiles".

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  6. Too much iced tea caused man's kidney failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Examiner.com

    An Arkansas man's kidney problems are being blamed on his excessive iced tea consumption Doctors at the University of Arkansas in Little Rock studied his case and detailed their findings in the April 2 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine . In May 2014, the 56-year-old man complained of fatigue, weakness and body aches.

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  7. Passover arrives at the intersection of blood, racism, and TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Examiner.com

    A bittersweet irony it is that the freedom festival of Passover arrives on the 47th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and one day before the rebirth of hope-Easter Sunday. We go to our April festivals this weekend with a thousand cuts on our soul-from the lost Arab Spring that once blossomed in Tunisia to the flip racism and sexism of Twitter: Trevor Noah's ugly little social media detonations have defiled yet another entrance.

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  8. Putting An Arm Around Teen MomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Examiner.com

    According to the National Center for Health Statistics, more than a quarter of a million babies are born to teen moms in the U.S. each year. Best-selling author Tricia Goyer has written Teen Mom: You're Stronger than You Think because she doesn't want one of them to fall through the cracks of the culture.

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  9. Mississippi St. vs. Kentucky basketball live stream, TV time & 2015 game oddsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The Mississippi St. vs. Kentucky live stream and TV basketball game arrives Wednesday night with all on eyes on the Wildcats. They'll host the Bulldogs at Rupp Arena and look to extend their already impressive undefeated record for the 2015 NCAA season.

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  10. Snow and ice close Little Rock colleges and universities, againRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Today the state expects snow accumulation, as much as six inches in the southern regions of the state. The sleet and snow have closed schools in colleges in Magnolia, Camden, and Fordyce, cities that hadn't been too harshly hit by the snowfall that brought Little Rock, Hot Springs and the northern parts of the state to a standstill both Monday and Tuesday morning.

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  11. February kid-friendly learning activities in Little Rock, ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Heifer Hour at Heifer Village offers kids' activities that teach them to care about the Earth and to take care of others. While waiting for winter to go away, you can keep the kids busy in February with some of the kid-friendly learning activities Little Rock, Arkansas has to offer.

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  12. Arkansas Civil War 150 Years Ago celebration events in February 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Examiner.com

    "Fought in Earnest: Civil War Arkansas," the Arkansas History Commission's traveling exhibit, will be at Arkansas State University - Mountain Home February 2-15; call 870-508-6100 or email tanderson@asumh.edu for more information. "It's In The Bag: Lunch 'N Learn at the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center in Little Rock will feature the cast of "The Whipping Man," a Civil War play, on February 3; call 501-683-3593 or email info@mosaictemplarscenter.com for more information.

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  13. Today in Rock: January 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Examiner.com

    On this day in 1946 Rick Allen future keyboardist/member of The Box Tops and The Gentrys is born in Little Rock, Arkansas. On this day in 1968 during their tour in Australia, members of The Who and The Small Faces, among others, are escorted off their flight from Adelaide to Essendon for drinking beer on the plane, being rowdy, and using "very bad language."

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  14. Thomas Rhett on board for Florida Georgia Line's 'Anything Goes Tour 2015'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Thomas Rhett will be spending the next nine months on the road, opening for Florida Georgia Line. On the setlist are hits like "Get Me Some of That" and "It Goes Like This," as well as Lee Brice's "Parking Lot Party," which Rhett co-wrote with his dad... He is well respected in the country format, having written songs for Florida Georgia Line, Jason Aldean and Lee Brice, just to name a few.

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  15. DCA Defensive Coordinator Paul Downing Hired as Highland (CO) Head CoachRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | Examiner.com

    "We are extremely excited to have Coach Downing as the new head football coach here at Highland High School," Highland AD Steve Latuda said. "The minute Coach Downing stepped foot in Highland High School I could tell he really had a knack for relating to kids.

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  16. Black Cadillacs, Knox Hamilton and Hatfield McCoy at Jammin Java, Jan. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Audience members leaving Vienna, VA's Jammin Java club on Saturday night after the night's show appeared tired - in the best way for rock fans. In the course of the previous three hours, they'd seen a trio of high-energy bands, each with a distinct sound, who left their listeners truly sated.

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  17. Jessa Duggar participates in abortion protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The Duggar family of TLC's 19 Kids and Counting has never been shy about expressing their strict religious beliefs , and Jessa Duggar ruminated on Instagram recently about the ways that abortion compares to the Holocaust. She may be a newlywed wife, but on Sunday Jessa Duggar 's focus was on pro-life.

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  18. Tim Tebow describes ideal woman for himRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Former Heisman Trophy winner and current ESPN sports analyst Tim Tebow recently described the ideal woman for him, according to an article in the Jan. 14 edition of the Christian Post. He said he placed a high value on a woman who does things for people who cannot help her.

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  19. How far have we really come? 'A Mighty Long Way' gives some insightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The Little Rock Nine were pioneers. As the first students to attend the previously all-white Little Rock Central High School, the group was ruthlessly attacked because of the color of their skin.

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  20. Arkansas Civil War 150 Years Ago celebration events in January 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Examiner.com

    "Fought in Earnest: Civil War Arkansas," the Arkansas History Commission's traveling exhibit, will be at the North Little Rock History Commission January 5-23; call 371-0755 or email nlrhistory@comcast.net for more information. "Civil War Arkansas 1861-1865," the ACWSC traveling exhibit, will be at the Nevada County Depot and Museum in Prescott from January 12 to February 8; call 887-5821 or email curator@depotmuseum.org for more information.

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