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  1. Fee cut pitched for conceal-carry gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    Legislators heard a plan Thursday to cut the application fee for Arkansans who want a conceal-carry gun license.

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  2. Private-option costs fall again per individualRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    The average per-person payments to insurance companies under Arkansas' private-option Medicaid program fell this month for the eighth consecutive month, according to figures released Thursday by the state Department of Human Services.

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  3. Work to shut part of Arkansas 367Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    Railroad work will require the closing of a section of Arkansas 367, also called Arch Street, in Little Rock for three days beginning Saturday, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said.

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  4. 2 suffer burns at abandoned houseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    FORT SMITH -- A man and woman were recovering in the burn unit at Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock on Thursday after suffering injuries in a fire that started Wednesday afternoon in an abandoned Fort Smith house.

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  5. Tight end Gragg signs UA financial aid agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    Dumas tight end Will Gragg on Thursday became the fifth football prospect to sign an athletic financial aid agreement with Arkansas.

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  6. UCLA Prof Assigns Pro-Israel Book in Order to Trash ItRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | American Thinker

    ... " new historians ": University of California, San Diego sociology professor Gershon Shafir ; University of Arkansas anthropology professor Ted Swedenburg ; University of Oxford emeritus professor Avi Shlaim ; and the (now repentant ) Ben Gurion ...

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  7. Engagement: Lacy Hollingsworth & Brad HoltRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Baxter Bulletin

    Lacy, a graduate of Ouachita Baptist University with History and Political Science degrees, will begin her Masters of Arts in Teaching at University of Central Arkansas in January.

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  8. Obituary: Garland BeanRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Courier

    Garland Arville Bean passed away Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014, at Arkansas Heart Hospital. Garland was born Jan. 21, 1923, in Clarksville.

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  9. 'Secret Santa' Pays off LR Walmart Layaway BillsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | FOX16

    Layaway bills for more than 130 customers at a Central Arkansas Walmart were anonymously paid off this week. "They thought I was joking," said Walmart employee Charlotte Clay who had the pleasure of calling more than 130 customers to tell them their bills had been paid.

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  10. Panel on officials' pay holds first meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Courier

    Members of a newly formed panel reviewing Arkansas elected officials' salaries said Thursday their initial report likely won't say whether a pay hike is needed. The Independent Citizens Commission held its first meeting since voters approved the panel as part of a constitutional amendment overhauling the state's ethics restrictions and easing term limits for lawmakers.

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  11. 3 accused of defrauding food programRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Courier

    Three Arkansas women conspired to defraud a program that feeds low-income children around the state by inflating the number of meals that were served, a federal grand jury said in an indictment unsealed Thursday. Jacqueline Mills, Gladys King and Tonique Hatton were charged with multiple counts of conspiracy to fraudulently obtain United States Department of Agriculture program funds.

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  12. Republicans and Wall StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Weekly Standard

    ... itself, it was not widely adored when the law was passed. As Tim Carney of the Washington Examiner notes, former Arkansas senator Blanche Lincoln insisted on its inclusion in Dodd-Frank as a way to beef up her anti-Wall Street bona fides in advance ...

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  13. Arkansas governor's portrait to be unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | KATV Little Rock

    The portrait for outgoing Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe will be unveiled at the state Capitol. Beebe on Friday planned to host the unveiling of his official portrait, less than a month before he's set to leave office due to term limits.

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  14. More experience doesn't always equal more money for JPD copsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KAIT-TV

    ... big one that we need to be realigned on," Chief Elliott said. For instance, compare Jonesboro and Springdale. Two Arkansas cities with comparable population and size of their police departments. Entry level officers in Springdale only make $150 more ...

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  15. Former Razorbacks Relive Texas RivalryRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... the game was over you'd start counting down until you played again." Ask anyone who played during the Texas versus Arkansas time, their favorite memories will all be different. But one game that stands out, 1964. "One year, the last year, they went ...

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  16. Reports: Padres acquire Norris from A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | FOX16

    ... the Huston Street trade with the Angels, had a 1.25 ERA in 38 games out of the bullpen for Double-A San Antonio and Arkansas. San Diego's need for a catcher became apparent when it reportedly sent Rene Rivera, among others, to Tampa Bay as part of a ...

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  17. Little Rock Secret Santa Pays Off $31K Worth Of LayawaysRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | 5NEWSonline.com

    They were called by employees from the Walmart off Baseline and told that an anonymous donor paid off $31,000 worth of items on layaway. Charlotte Clay was working Tuesday, and said someone walked up to her register and asked to pay off the tab.

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  18. Atheists and cow walkingRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The City Wire

    Ethan Nobles is the association executive of the Benton-Bryant Realtors Association and an attorney in Benton focusing on real estate, contracts, wills, trusts, incorporations and other areas of law as the mood strikes. The New York Times, earlier this month, reported that there is a movement to get rid of bans in Arkansas and seven states that prohibit atheists from running for public office.

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  19. Girl Scouts rolls out digital cookie format, new cookiesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The City Wire

    ... asking for, for a long time," said Jennifer Morehead, chief external relations officer of Girls Scouts-Diamonds of Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. "Girls today are online. ... It is largely how they communicate. Now they will have the ability to ...

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  20. Blackbird Academy provides art therapy for foster kidsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... option for children in the Department of Human Services system. "I visited there recently and they told me that Arkansas is the worst state in regard to the number of placements each foster kid gets," Strange said. On average, a child will be placed ...

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