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  1. LR Mayor Talks Police Body Cams, Minority Officers, Military SurplusRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | FOX16

    ... police killings of unarmed suspects and the protests that followed . So far, upheaval has stayed away from Arkansas, but local officials know that could change in an instant. "It's something that we want to be proactive about instead of reactive," ...

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  2. Beebe portrait unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    After more than three decades in elected office, outgoing Gov. Mike Beebe is already considered a fixture at the Arkansas state Capitol. Now he's made it official.

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  3. Yesterdays Dec. 22Read the original story

    47 min ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... had a baked apple in its mouth. Governor Bailey frequently stops at the Owl on trips into Western and northwestern Arkansas. Only three production workers remained at Prince Gardener Co.s plant this week as the factory made final moves to close ...

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  4. The Louisiana PurchaseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Free Dictionary

    ... all or part of 15 present U.S. states and two Canadian provinces. The land purchased contained all of present-day Arkansas , Missouri , Iowa , Oklahoma , Kansas , and Nebraska ; parts of Minnesota that were west of the Mississippi River ; most of ...

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  5. Texas poorRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Houston Chronicle

    David Tramel and Janice McFall, who are both in their early 20s, sit inside their tent in a field by a highway in Texarkana, Texas, May 20, 2014. The poor living on the Arkansas side of Texarkana gained health coverage when the state accepted the Medicaid expansion in the Affordable Care Act, but the poor a few blocks across the border in Texas did not.

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  6. Samuel Love brings Christmas to Englewood childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... Love and his father, Victor Love, will embark on a road trip Saturday that will take them to Vilonia and Maypole Arkansas, which was hit earlier this year by a tornado. Last year's toy drive collected 500 toys and this year nearly 700 was collected, ...

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  7. Yesterdays Dec. 21Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... a senior at Conway High school, has accepted a four-year academic scholarship to the University of Central Arkansas beginning with the fall 1994 semester. The scholarship is based on American College Testing program scores and will be for full ...

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  8. Yesterdays Dec. 20Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... Wednesday, Jan. 17, at the home of Katherine Nelson. Kendra Webb of Conway, an honors student at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, attended the 10th annual Business Today International Conference: The Interplay of Business and Politics, in ...

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  9. Crutchfield, APB to mergeRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    An exciting change has occurred in the Real Estate Industry for Central Arkansas - as of Dec. 19, 2014, Arkansas Property Brokers has gladly welcomed Crutchfield, Clark & Co. in a merger.

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  10. Portis elevating into leadership role for UARead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    Arkansas' Bobby Portis looked around following a first-half dunk against Dayton, letting out an excited scream heard throughout Bud Walton Arena. With his confidence and comfort level soaring during his second season with the Razorbacks, Portis has elevated more than just his game.

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  11. The Sideline: St. Joseph junior high; UCA signs Swedish golfersRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... Foster led with 10 points. Ryan Davis had five and John McKenna and Lukas Welter four each. University of Central Arkansas coach Natasha Vincent has announced two new additions to the women's golf team for 2015, both hailing from Sweden. Svensson, ...

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  12. The Santa Claus Keeps Coming To The Legislature EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

    The Arkansas Supreme Court released no decision today in the appeal of Circuit Judge Chris Piazza's ruling invalidating the state's ban on same-sex marriage. /more/ Fayetteville City Attorney Kit Williams has drafted a new city civil rights ordinance to replace the ordinance repealed by voters in a referendum Dec. 9. /more/ The repeal of Fayetteville's civil rights ordinance, the new ethics amendment, why Dustin McDaniel joined a meaningless lawsuit challenging President Obama's executive order on immigration and the Arkansas Supreme Court and same-sex marriage - all discussed on this week's podcast.

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  13. About that $4.5 million Noguchi table Alice Walton may have boughtRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

    Max Brantley posted on the Arkansas Blog news from BLOUIN ARTINFO while I was out about the auction of an Isamu Noguchi table that sources say Alice Walton was the high bidder on - paying $4,450,500. "The Goodyear Table, for A. Conger Goodyear," which has a stack-laminated rosewood base and the original Herculite plate glass top, was manufactured in 1939.

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  14. Former Ouachita County Judge sentenced for bribery schemeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The City Wire

    ... 2010 reelection campaign for Ouachita County Judge. Hesterly had been the county judge of Ouachita County Arkansas for the past 10 years. Harry Clemons is the owner and operator of Clemons Construction. A federal grand jury handed down the ...

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  15. Counts earns assistantship with printmaking workshopRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Courier

    Arkansas Tech University student Zac Counts is among a group of 12 students from across the United States who have been awarded an assistantship for the 2015 Frogman's Printmaking Workshop at the University of South Dakota. Counts is a senior graphic design major from Wickes.

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  16. Gas Prices Still DroppingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | FOX16

    The average price for a gallon of unleaded in Arkansas was $2.71 on Nov. 20. One month later, the average is down to $2.31, according to charts on ArkansasGasPrices.com . The website shows Northwest Arkansas is seeing the lowest prices in the state today.

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  17. Razorbacks visit hospital during Little Rock tripRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Members of the University of Arkansas' men's basketball team visited patients at Arkansas Children's Hospital, posing for photos, playing games and signing autographs. Coach Mike Anderson took his team to the hospital in Little Rock on Friday.

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  18. 1/28 9am - 12:30pm QuickBooks for BeginnersRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | ArkansasBusiness.com

    The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center will present "QuickBooks for Beginners"A on January 28 from 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM at Arkansas Tech University in Russellville.

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  19. 1/8 9am - 4pm Website in a DayRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | ArkansasBusiness.com

    The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center presents "Website in a Day" on January 8 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM at Arkansas Tech University in Russellville.

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  20. Holiday Staff Picks: 'Lilyhammer,' The Dream Scene, Christmas gift ideas, recipes and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

    Posted By Will Stephenson , Max Brantley , Bryan Moats , Caitlin Love , Benjamin Hardy , Erin Holland , Lindsey Millar , Maxwell George , David Koon and David Ramsey on Arkansas Times Recommends is a weekly series in which Times staff members highlight things we've been enjoying this week. Perfect for the season: The Netflix series " Lilyhammer ," starring Steve Van Zandt as a protected witness mobster living in Norway.

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