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

    23 hrs ago | 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.

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  2. 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.

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

    Thursday Jul 10 | KAIT-TV

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

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

    Tuesday Jul 8 | 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.

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

    Monday Jul 7 | 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 ...

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

    Thursday Jul 3 | Patch.com

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

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

    Tuesday Jul 1 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

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

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  8. Halcyon HouseRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 29 | The Washington Evening Journal

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

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  9. 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 ...

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  10. 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. ...

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  11. 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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  12. Jackson Co. breaks ground on new jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    NEWPORT, AR - Jackson County officials came together for a groundbreaking ceremony for the new county jail Tuesday.

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  13. New child care service to open in Jackson Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    NEWPORT, AR - Two months after a report detailed the lack of child care services available in Jackson County, the owner of a licensed child care facility in Jonesboro has announced the opening of another location in Newport.

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  14. Jackson Co. experiencing an overflow of animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    NEWPORT, AR - The Jackson County Humane Society has noticed a sudden increase in the number of dogs dumped and abandoned along the road.

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  15. Anti-Casino Advocates to Address City CouncilRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Patch.com

    The President of Citizens Concerned About Casino Gambling is expected to address the City Council tonight to argue that proposed plans from a group of state investors to turn Newport Grand into a full-blown casino would be a detriment to the city. 1 comment

  16. Ithaca, volunteers work to improve Stewart Park, Waterfront TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Both the City of Ithaca and the Friends of Stewart Park have projects ongoing and planned in the park, leading up to its centennial on July 4, 2021.

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  17. Bridge authority delays Sakonnet toll increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | Trucker

    Rhode Island's turnpike and bridge authority has delayed any toll increase on the Sakonnet or Newport bridges to allow the General Assembly more time to work on a statewide transportation funding bill.

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  18. Shearer's purchases Medallion Foods from ConAgraRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | Snack Food/Wholesale Bakery

    ... assets of Medallion Foods from Omaha, Neb.-based ConAgra Foods for $33.5 million. Medallion Foods, which is based in Newport, Ark., produces value-brand and private-label, corn-based snack foods, including tortilla chips, corn chips and extruded ...

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  19. Shearer's purchases Medallion Foods from ConAgraRead the original story

    May 3, 2014 | Snack Food/Wholesale Bakery

    ... assets of Medallion Foods from Omaha, Neb.-based ConAgra Foods for $33.5 million. Medallion Foods, which is based in Newport, Ark., produces value-brand and private-label, corn-based snack foods, including tortilla chips, corn chips and extruded ...

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  20. Student-run cafe teaches business lessonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    NEWPORT, AR - Newport High School recently opened a cafe run solely by the students.

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