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Former Paragould Senator to Head Up State Schools' Group

LITTLE ROCK, AR - An organization of state-supported universities says it has chosen a former state legislator from northeast Arkansas as its executive director.  The Arkansas Association of Public Universities said in a news release yesterday that former state Senator Tim Wooldridge of Paragould will head its staff.

Wooldridge served for several years in the Legislature, beginning his career in the House of Representatives before being elected to the Senate.  Wooldridge has also served for the past several years as the Vice President for Institutional Advancement at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould.

(The Associated Press contributed to this report.)

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