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Arkansas Soldier Laid to Rest

An Arkansas soldier that died in Iraq earlier this month was laid to rest in Poplar Bluff today.

31 year old Staff Sgt. William Terry Robbins, of North Little Rock, was killed in Iraq on February 10th.

Robbins died of non-combat injuries and his death is still under investigation at this time.

In tribute to the memory of Robbins, Governor Huckabee has directed the state flag to be flown at half staff.

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