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  1. 1 dead in weekend crash involving motorcycleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... nto his path while attempting to make a left turn into a private drive. The driver of the vehicle, Lane Eddington of Newport, was listed as being injured. No word on the severity of his injuries. Copyright 2014 KAIT . All rights reserved.


  2. Kenneth Ray Cheshier, 75, of SumnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... at Ray Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Sumner Cemetery. Mr. Kenneth Ray Cheshier was born June 6, 1939, in Newport, Ark., to Andrew Buddy Cheshier and Audrey Annie Lawrence. On April 1, 1961, he married the love of his life, Bonnie Sue ...


  3. Obituaries for Friday, August 15thRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | EParis Extra

    ... at the funeral home, but friends may come by and sign the register Monday. Orvel was born August 12, 1929 near Newport, Arkansas. He was married to Eleanor Bittle, his "sweetheart" for over fifty years. Orvel worked as a public works director in ...


  4. Travis, Roger MartinoRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 10 | The Marion Star

    Roger Martino Travis NEWPORT, AR: Mr. Roger Martino Travis, age 78, of Newport, Arkansas passed away at his home on August 3, 2014 after a long, hard battle with Parkinson's.


  5. Newport City Council approves measure to improve airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | KAIT-TV

    NEWPORT, AR - The Newport City Council approved a funding measure to help pay for improvements to the city's airport.


  6. Ag partnerships to grow under new conservation titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Deltafarmpress

    ... rice industry to tell, Owen said. He's been working on the task force and with its chairwoman, Jennifer James, of Newport, Ark. "That has been a fascinating committee. In the beginning, we really didn't know how to define sustainability. We were ...


  7. Newport man killed in weekend crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JACKSON COUNTY, AR - A Newport man was killed Saturday morning in an accident in Jackson County.


  8. Newport Man Dies in Jackson County AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | FOX16

    A Newport man is dead after an accident in Jackson County. 44-year-old Kevin Wayne Slagley died in the car wreck just before 8:00 a.m. Saturday.


  9. Newport Kroger to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | KAIT-TV

    Source: Facebook NEWPORT, AR - The Kroger grocery store in Newport will close, according to the Newport Economic Development Commission.


  10. Free medical services offered to east Arkansas residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | KAIT-TV

    NEWPORT, AR - Members of the Delta Regional Authority and representatives of Senators John Boozman and Mark Pryor will tour free military health clinics in east Arkansas on Monday, according to a release.


  11. Outages continue after widespread stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    Storm approaching Newport Roof damage in Paragould Tree snapped in Paragould Flash flooding in Maynard JONESBORO, AR - Severe thunderstorms packing heavy rain, dangerous lightning and gusty winds made their way through Region 8 Wednesday.


  12. Class teaches safety on the waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    NEWPORT, AR - Arkansas State University- Newport will hosted a Boating Education course Thursday by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.


  13. County roads costly to repair in Region 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    NEWPORT, AR - Jackson County officials are working to repair a list of county roads damaged from the heavy rain and flooding over the past few months.


  14. View from the Cheap SeatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | Daily Record

    ... was in many respects wrong. For instance, how many of us know that the first store that Sam Walton ever owned was in Newport, Arkansas? It was always my perception that Bill Gates sat around in his garage and built computers with Steve Jobs before ...


  15. John 'Jack' Twomey, WWII Vet, Caddy for Eisenhower, DiesRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 |

    John Michael "Jack" Twomey died on Friday, June 27, 2014 at Newport Hospital, just one month away from his 90th birthday.


  16. ASU-Newport offers babysitting classRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    NEWPORT, AR - ASU-Newport is now offering "Babysitting Basics" to pre-teen and teenage girls in the community.


  17. Halcyon HouseRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2014 | The Washington Evening Journal

    Alice Edgin enjoyed the company of her brother, Charles Jarvis and wife Joyce from Newport, Ark.


  18. Sorrow Over Teen Death Sparks 'TextLess Live More' CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | ABC News

    ... loss by forgiving the driver who has been charged with killing their daughter. Teagan Ross Martin, 22, of Newport, Arkansas, has been charged with negligent homicide and could face year in jail. He has pleaded not guilty to the charges. A hearing ...


  19. RITBA looks to reuse, sell Sakonnet toll equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Trucker

    ... there, an authority spokesman said Tuesday. Some equipment, including cameras and servers, could be reused on the Newport Bridge, RITBA spokesman Jim Malachowski said. The board will also explore the possibility of selling the equipment, he said. ...


  20. Wage and MeansRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | New Urban Legends

    ... chains of discount stores. Walton started out in that market sector by purchasing a Ben Franklin variety store in Newport, Arkansas, in 1945, opened a second store in Bentonville, Arkansas, in 1950, and by 1962 he owned or co-owned some 16 stores in ...


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