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  1. Osceola steel mill schedules groundbreakingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    OSCEOLA, Ark. - Gov. Mike Beebe is expected to attend an invitation-only groundbreaking for an Osceola steel mill that's been sued by a competing company.

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  2. Nucor sues Big River SteelRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | Recycling Today

    The steel giant Nucor Corp. , headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, has reportedly sued to halt construction of Big River Steel LLC 's minimill, which is slated to be built near Osceola, Arkansas.

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  3. Ryan Trimm takes the Farmers Market Challenge.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... we stock up on tomatoes, okra, Texas sweet onions, herbs, and a butterscotch melon. The melon - from Hanna Farms, in Osceola, Arkansas - is like a cantaloupe, but smaller, about the size of a bocce ball. It's got a delicious caramel flavor, with a ...

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  4. Marion - Wayne' Ballard WoodburnRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Http

    ... Cemetery. Visitation with family present will be 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday at Kale Funeral Home, 301 S. Main St., Osceola. Memorials may be directed to his family. Online condolences may be left at www.kalefuneralhome.com. Wayne is survived by his ...

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  5. Nucor sues to stop Big River Steel plant in Mississippi CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Arkansas Times

    ... by state and local tax money that's a venture by Nucor's former boss, John Correnti. The lawsuit says the planned Osceola plant runs afoul of the Clean Air Ac t and specifically lists a number of ways tests for potential environmental impact fell ...

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  6. Nucor Steel files Arkansas lawsuit over steel millRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | KAIT-TV

    OSCEOLA, AR - Nucor Steel has filed a lawsuit in federal court that attempts to block a competitor from opening a mill in Mississippi County. 69 comments

  7. Big River Steel Lays Out Big PlansRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Metal Center News

    ... place and work will soon begin on the newest steel mill in the United States. Bula cited three reasons BRS chose the Osceola, Ark., location for the $1.3 billion project: one of the best industrial electric rates in the country, good proximity to ...

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  8. Hypocrite of the week: John Correnti, state welfare kingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Arkansas Times

    ... $5 million assures the $14 million in local incentives (see below) will be immediately available. Mississippi County/Osceola has more than $9 million in the bank for Big River Steel and the remaining $5 million is to be collected by the end of 2014 ... 2 comments

  9. Big River Steel's John Correnti on Government's Role in Private-Sector Projects? 'Stay Out'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2014 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    ... which opened in September 2007. Big River Steel, a $1.3 billion project, is being built in Mississippi County near Osceola. It's expected to employ more than 525 workers with average yearly compensation of $75,000. It takes a long time to get a ...

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  10. Tetronics, BlueOak Reclaim Precious Metals from E-WasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Environmental Leader

    ... from e-waste , one of the world's fastest growing waste streams . The first recovery plant will be installed in Osceola, Ark. BlueOak intends to capitalize on the high demand for "technology metals" like gold, silver, copper and palladium by ...

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  11. Mississippi County public housing office will remain openRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, AR - The Osceola Public Housing office will remain open. Administrators met Thursday to discuss relocating the office to Paragould after reports of mismanaged money.

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  12. Osceola student report cards readyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | Click Orlando

    MORE ABOUT THE LAUNCH WHEN WE COME BACK. NEW AT NOON, HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN OSCEOLA COUNTY CAN NOW PICK UP REPORT CARDS A. COMPUTER PROBLEM DELAYED THE CARDS NEARLY ALL SUMMER AND NOW AFTER A LONG DELAY, THEY ARE READY.

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  13. Town morning the loss of another mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    ... decide the fate of the Mississippi County Public Facilities Board. The meeting was held this morning to see if the Osceola office would be shut down. Veronica Smith was at the meeting and has more about the proceedings on Region 8 News at 5 and 6. ...

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  14. Mississippi County public housing office could be closed, moved to ParagouldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, AR - Public housing administrators in Mississippi County will find out Thursday morning if their office in Osceola will be shut down due to reports of mismanaged funding. 7 comments

  15. Mississippi County court OKs hospital tax voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... time. The hospital board president says the funds would be used to recruit doctors and renovate the Blytheville and Osceola facilities. The idea is to get the system in shape to be sold or leased. Information from: Blytheville Courier News, ...

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  16. Wedding: Marian Frances Parsons & Travis Bruce BantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | The Daily Advertiser

    ... late Mrs. Delma Parsons Van Tassel, and the late Mr. Marion Francis Parsons, and the late Mr. Robert Van Tassel of Osceola, AR. She is a graduate of St. Joseph's Academy High School and Louisiana Tech University, where she earned a degree in ...

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  17. Dorothy Lewis OsceolaRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Http

    ... Cemetery. Visitation with family present will be 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Memorials may be given to Osceola Public Library or First Christian Church, 300 S. Main St., Osceola, IA 50213. Online condolences may be left at ...

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  18. Hospital wants to ask residents for new sales taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, AR - The Mississippi County Hospital System wants to ask voters to approve a new sales tax to help fund the Blytheville and Osceola campuses.

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  19. Osceola High School students team up to improve schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    OSCEOLA, AR - Osceola High School students took a break from summer to come back to school.

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  20. Proposed Arkansas steel mill takes a step forwardRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2014 | Recycling Today

    Big River Steel LLC , an electric arc furnace steel mill project that has been seeking financing to break ground on a facility in Osceola, Arkansas, says it has officially closed on the financing necessary to build the $1.3 billion steel mill in Osceola.

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