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  • Progress on Highway 412 bypass going smoothly

    Progress on Highway 412 bypass going smoothly

    Saturday, July 26 2014 12:06 AM EDT2014-07-26 04:06:02 GMT
    According to state highway officials, lots of progress has been made on the 412 bypass in Paragould. 
    According to state highway officials, lots of progress has been made on the 412 bypass in Paragould. 
  • Grant approved for new tornado sirens in Senath

    Grant approved for new tornado sirens in Senath

    Friday, July 25 2014 11:45 PM EDT2014-07-26 03:45:27 GMT
    SENATH, MO (KAIT) – The City of Senath has received a grant to install two new tornado sirens.Senath Mayor Joe Lane said the siren Senath has had for the past eight years is working adequately, but he wants to install additional sirens so residents can better hear the warnings."The project is $56,000 and some odd dollars. We got a 75 percent grant, which is $42,000. The city will have to pay $14,000, and if we can save one life $14,000 is a small number," he said.Senath resident Eric Nino, wh...
    SENATH, MO (KAIT) – The City of Senath has received a grant to install two new tornado sirens.Senath Mayor Joe Lane said the siren Senath has had for the past eight years is working adequately, but he wants to install additional sirens so residents can better hear the warnings."The project is $56,000 and some odd dollars. We got a 75 percent grant, which is $42,000. The city will have to pay $14,000, and if we can save one life $14,000 is a small number," he said.Senath resident Eric Nino, wh...
  • Arkansas board approves plan for osteopathic medical school

    Arkansas board approves plan for osteopathic medical school

    Friday, July 25 2014 10:49 PM EDT2014-07-26 02:49:32 GMT
    Arkansas State University has been given the final approval from the Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board to bring an osteopathic medical school to Jonesboro. The board voted, with one vote against the project, to add the medical site to the Jonesboro campus.
    Arkansas State University has been given the final approval from the Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board to bring an osteopathic medical school to Jonesboro. The board voted, with one vote against the project, to add the medical site to the Jonesboro campus.
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  • AR prison board seeks proposals for new prison

    AR prison board seeks proposals for new prison

    Friday, July 25 2014 12:51 PM EDT2014-07-25 16:51:21 GMT
    The Arkansas Board of Corrections is marking the opening of a newly remodeled training academy in central Arkansas.
    The Arkansas Board of Corrections asking for proposals from communities interested in hosting a new, 1,000-bed state prison.
  • Arkansas man killed in Panama City boat crash

    Arkansas man killed in Panama City boat crash

    Friday, July 25 2014 1:03 PM EDT2014-07-25 17:03:15 GMT
    A 25-year-old Arkansas man is dead after a personal watercraft he was riding on collided with a commercial boat off Panama City Beach.
    A 25-year-old Arkansas man is dead after a personal watercraft he was riding on collided with a commercial boat off Panama City Beach.
  • Immigrant children being placed with sponsors

    Immigrant children being placed with sponsors

    Friday, July 25 2014 7:39 AM EDT2014-07-25 11:39:42 GMT
    The federal government says well more than 100 unaccompanied children in Arkansas have been placed with sponsors so far this year after they crossed the border into the United States.
    The federal government says well more than 100 unaccompanied children in Arkansas have been placed with sponsors so far this year after they crossed the border into the United States.
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  • Cardinals sign veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski

    Cardinals sign veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski

    Saturday, July 26 2014 2:21 PM EDT2014-07-26 18:21:13 GMT
    CHICAGO (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals have signed veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski. Pierzynski, 37, was in the starting lineup and batting sixth for the Cardinals' afternoon matchup against the Chicago Cubs. Catcher George Kottaras was designated for assignment to make room on the roster. The Cardinals have been looking for a steady presence behind the plate since All-Star Yadier Molina went down with a torn ligament in his right thumb on July 9. Molina underwent surgery on July 11 and is exp...
    CHICAGO (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals have signed veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski. Pierzynski, 37, was in the starting lineup and batting sixth for the Cardinals' afternoon matchup against the Chicago Cubs. Catcher George Kottaras was designated for assignment to make room on the roster. The Cardinals have been looking for a steady presence behind the plate since All-Star Yadier Molina went down with a torn ligament in his right thumb on July 9. Molina underwent surgery on July 11 and is exp...
  • Sun Belt Media Day Raw: Blake Anderson

    Sun Belt Media Day Raw: Blake Anderson

     

  • 2 Texas football players charged with sex assault

    2 Texas football players charged with sex assault

    Thursday, July 24 2014 5:22 PM EDT2014-07-24 21:22:56 GMT
    Two University of Texas football players were arrested and charged Thursday with felony sexual assault after a female student said she was raped in a campus dorm room last month.
    Two University of Texas football players were arrested and charged Thursday with felony sexual assault after a female student said she was raped in a campus dorm room last month.

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