Missing Mississippi County man found safe

A missing Mississippi County man was found safe Saturday, according to Mississippi County Sheriff Dale Cook.

Biden to GOP senators: Don’t jam through Ginsburg nominee

Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska says she doesn’t support taking up a Supreme Court nomination so close to the Nov. 3 election.
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  Trump pledges woman for court, pushes Senate to move on pick

President Donald Trump on Saturday promised to put forth a female nominee in the coming week to fill the Supreme Court vacancy created by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, pushing the Republican-controlled Senate to consider the pick without delay.

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Hope police searching for missing woman

Sunday’s virtual Emmy Awards ceremony sets bar high with live telecast

AP source: Envelope addressed to White House contained ricin

Trump backs proposed TikTok deal with Oracle, Walmart

Arkansas reported coronavirus cases rise by 803, deaths by 8

The number of reported coronavirus cases has increased by 803 in Arkansas and there are eight more deaths due to COVID-19, the illness caused by the disease.
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Tropical Storm Beta churns slowly toward Texas, Louisiana

Beta would be the ninth named storm to make landfall in the continental U.S. in 2020, tying a record set in 1916.

  Last living person to live in Powhatan Historic State Park cabin dies

Jonesboro police investigate stabbing at CWL Park

  Jonesboro police continue investigation into robbery at CVS pharmacy

  St. Bernards possibly changing prenatal appointment guest policy

  Family looking for answers in deadly hit-and-run

  Blytheville School Board reviews policy for students accused of violent crimes

  US bans WeChat, TikTok from app stores, threatens shutdowns

  Following crash, official discusses Railroad Crossing safety

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GOP hopeful Supreme Court battle will help shift election

Just 44 days before President Trump’s reelection will be decided, Republicans are again looking to a Supreme Court nomination fight to unite a deeply fractured party as it faces the very real possibility of losing the White House and control of the Senate this fall.

SPORTS

  Vote for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week (9/18/20)

#23 Appalachian State falls to Marshall

Arkansas soccer beats LSU in season opener

  Football Friday Night (9/18/20)

2-0 Salem travels to 1-1 Corning in our Game of the Week.

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  Not just Halloween masks will be worn at Pumpkin Hollow

New voter registration deadline approaching

Two in custody after two-county pursuit

Why are some COVID-19 patients suffering for months?

  Human remains identified in Greene County case, Sheriff says

The Arkansas State Crime Lab identified the remains of a body found earlier this month as those from a Paragould man, according to Greene County Sheriff Steve Franks.
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Boy, 6, helps critically injured dad call 911 after double shooting that killed mother

Police are searching for two men who allegedly robbed the couple before shooting them.

One killed in Highway 67 crash Friday, ASP says

Man sentenced to 23 years for child porn involving Ark. teen

  2nd suspect in custody in Caruthersville, Mo. murder investigation

  Kindergarten classes quarantined after student tests positive for COVID-19

BUSINESS

Trump backs proposed TikTok deal with Oracle, Walmart

  Jonesboro police continue investigation into robbery at CVS pharmacy

  Mission Outreach receives $10,000 donation

  BRTC adjusts to financial impact of COVID-19

EDUCATION

NE Arkansas school districts reporting COVID-19 cases

  Walnut Ridge football team adapts to COVID-19 challenges

ENTERTAINMENT

Pandemic chases ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ to Dec. 25

Bruce Springsteen and E Street Band plan new album in Oct.

  Orpheum Theatre remembers Chadwick Boseman in special movie screening

POLITICS

AP source: Envelope addressed to White House contained ricin

  US bans WeChat, TikTok from app stores, threatens shutdowns

New voter registration deadline approaching

  Task Force addresses issues with law enforcement

  Barr under fire over comparison of virus lock-in to slavery