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  1. No Congress deal, road jobs halt, state saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | NWAonline

    ... week from its June letting. One of those projects was replacing the White River bridge on Interstate 40 in Prairie County. But now the agency faces the prospect of shutting down work on the existing 131 construction projects, including the $125 ...


  2. State agency pulls bids for 9 highway projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Arkansas Online

    Bids on nine road and bridge construction projects worth an estimated $120 million, including the replacement of the White River bridge on Interstate 40 in Prairie County, won't be opened next month because of concerns over federal highway funding, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department announced Thursday.


  3. Brinkley Officer Resigns After Shooting Up Truck with Police Issue WeaponRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | FOX16

    ... for that policy violation," Randle said. "He was disciplined according to our policy, and what they did in Prairie County is totally up to them." Chief Spain of DeValls Bluff told us that charges weren't pursued against Anderson because he had ...


  4. Game and Fish NotebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | The Courier

    ... contained a 1.45-acre tract on the Mike Freeze Wattensaw Wildlife Management Area along Interstate 40 in Prairie County. It also includes a temporary construction easement. Value of the land has been appraised at $3,925 with $600 for the easement. ...


  5. UA gathering hears of shift to crop insuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | NWAonline

    The future of federal farm policy depends on more than the views of those working in agriculture, said Brandon Willis, administrator of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Risk Management Agency. "It matters what people who are not farmers think, because farmers are so few," said Willis, who spoke Friday at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville.


  6. Accident Cleanup on I-40 in Monroe, Prairie CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | FOX16

    ... marker 216 at Brinkley. Drivers will then be routed to Highway 70 and returned to I-40 at mile marker 202 in Prairie County. The I-40 westbound closure will be Monday night, March 16 through Tuesday morning, March 17, between 11 p.m. and 7 a.m., ...


  7. Diversion on I-40 West set for wreck cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    Work needed after a tractor-trailer accident on Interstate 40 westbound in Monroe and Prairie counties will require a traffic diversion overnight Monday, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said.


  8. Governor questions Delta's 'distressed'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... care and education projects in Delta counties. Thirty-nine Arkansas counties qualify, but Arkansas County and Prairie County were labeled as nondistressed this year. Hutchinson joined governors from the other seven states that make up the authority ...


  9. Arkansas Irrigation Expo Feb. 25 at StuttgartRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Deltafarmpress

    ... Arkansas Irrigation Water Management: Ray Benson, Mississippi County Extension staff chair, and Lane Oliver, Prairie County producer 1:25 p.m. Pumping and Variable Rate and Frequency: Chris Henry, assistant professor-University of Arkansas System ...


  10. i2i Systems Selected by ARcare for Population Health Management and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... County, Craighead County, Cross County, Independence County, Jackson County, Lonoke County, Monroe County, Prairie County, White County and Woodruff County. ARcare has been affiliated with Baptist Health since 1996, enabling it to provide greater ...


  11. Grant awarded for Civil War dioramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    The Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission will award a $2,000 grant for a diorama project in Prairie County to commemorate the war's 150th anniversary, the commission announced.


  12. Hazen plods back into 2A finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    It's been 32 years since Hazen played for a state championship, and Coach Joe Besancon couldn't be happier for the Prairie County town of 1,466.


  13. I-40 lanes to close for cleaning crewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    Litter and debris removal will require lane closures for two days next week on Interstate 40 in Prairie County, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said.


  14. Council Approves Paving Two Streets; Hiring Two FT Patrol Officers...Read the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Beebe News

    ... officers are: Andrew Pannell - works at the health dept. and is also a part-time police officer in Dierks and Prairie County; Jeremy Weeks - worked for the city before and will be available to work weekends. Chief Ballew said that the city was down ...


  15. Arkansas agriculture official announces retirementRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... eased by the agency Thursday that he was looking forward to spending more time with his family on his farm in Prairie County next year.


  16. Secretary of agriculture Butch Calhoun announces coming retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Arkansas Times

    ... uring my time with the department. I'm looking forward to spending more time with my family and on my farm in Prairie County next year", said Calhoun.