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ABC grants permit in Randolph County

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POCAHONTAS, AR (KAIT) -

A Randolph County restaurant received a private club permit Wednesday after an objection by law enforcement earlier this year. 

The Arkansas Alcohol Beverage Control board voted 4-1 to grant the permit to Rhonda J. Ricker for the Bella Piazza Cafe on West Everett Street in Pocahonas.

Ricker requested the permit in July 2016. However, Randolph County Sheriff Gary Tribble objected  in September to the permit request. As a result, ABC Director Bud Jackson denied the request. 

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