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UA receives $7.8 million gift for engineering school - A University of Arkansas in Fayetteville alumnus has pledged more than $7.8 million to the College of Engineering, the school said Monday. - Mon, 31 Mar 2014

Skateboarder to Ride 8,000 Miles, 35 States, in 100 Days for Cancer - Mark Williams, a skate instructor for, is riding 8,000 miles on his skateboard to raise money for breast cancer. His journey starts in Vermont and goes on to California before returning to Maryland. [] - Tue, 25 Mar 2014

Expansion project begins on AR 201 - Mountain Home Water Department employees worked along South College Street early this week with surveying equipment to mark city water lines, first on the west side of College from Ninth Street to Wade Street, Water Department Director Alma Clark said Tuesday. - Wed, 09 Apr 2014

Well Known Analyst Hired as UA Women's Basketball Coach - Jimmy Dykes, former ESPN analyst, is the new head coach of the Women's Basketball team at the University of Arkansas. - Sun, 30 Mar 2014

Friend of John Edwards makes courthouse appearance - RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A friend and supporter of John Edwards has made an appearance at a federal courthouse where a grand jury is investigating the two-time presidential candidate's finances. - Sun, 23 Mar 2014

Jimmy Dykes Named UA Women’s Basketball Coach - The coach and former ESPN analyst, has been named the eighth head women’s basketball coach at the University of Arkansas, it was announced by Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Jeff Long. - Sun, 30 Mar 2014

Arkansas Awards Crime Victims Reparations in February to 160 - Washington County tops list with more than $73,000. - Mon, 24 Mar 2014

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Debate continues over open carry laws - Houston Chronicle - "We want to get people used to seeing guns and not fearing them," said C.J. Grisham, an Army master sergeant stationed at Fort Hood who founded Open Carry Texas after a video of his arrest last year by Temple police for carrying an AR-15 along a ... - Sat, 12 Apr 2014

Emma Stone wears Versace to 'Amazing Spider-Man 2' London premiere - Los Angeles Times - Michelle Williams appears in spring ads for Louis Vuitton bags including the Capucines, Alma and Lockit. [WWD] · Gisele Bundchen reportedly says she is not as rich as Forbes reported when it placed her on its highest earnings list at $42 million in 2013. - Fri, 11 Apr 2014

Los libros de la buena memoria - Buenos Aires Herald - Tecnópolis (Av. General Paz, between Ricardo Balbín and Constituyentes — Villa Martelli, Today, from 5.30pm. Free admission. Directed by Lito Vitale, Igualdad Cultural presents Los Libros de la Buena Memoria, ... Willy Crook ... - Sat, 12 Apr 2014

Wallace Hobson - Cleveland County Herald - Shortly upon graduation from the University of Arkansas, Wallace joined the Arkansas Alumni Association and was a faithful alumnus for 63 years. He loved the Arkansas Razorbacks and was a loyal fan to his alma mater. He was a member of the Baloney ... - Wed, 09 Apr 2014

You are here - Fort Smith Times Record - English as a Second Language class at the Literacy Council of Western Arkansas, 300 S. 11th St. Citizenship class at the Literacy Council of Western ... Crawford County Genealogy Society meets at the Alma Public Library, 624 Fayetteville Ave. in Alma ... - Tue, 08 Apr 2014

Virginia F. (Jenny) Lawson, 71 - Muncie Star Press - She was born on January 12, 1943 in Versailles, KY to Jesse and Alma (Gardner) Cox and has lived in Randolph County since 1957. She owned the Country Kitchen in Deerfield and was a lifelong cook, working at the A&B Café in Winchester. Jenny is survived ... - Fri, 11 Apr 2014

Fayetteville man killed when car hits multiple trees - Arkansas Online (subscription) - Ray C. Townley of Alma was driving a Kenworth truck about 1:55 p.m. on U.S. 412 in Siloam Springs when the truck turned in front of a car driven Matthew Tanner Rundle onto Fairmount Road, according to an Arkansas State Police preliminary crash report. - Mon, 07 Apr 2014

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