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New Cracker Barrel Means New Jobs in Bentonville - A new Cracker Barrel in Bentonville means more jobs for the area. - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Main Line Drug Ring Charges - The texts between the friends appeared to be about the dearth of good marijuana back when they were Main Line prep school students - and how their fledgling drug business could take off. - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

Sections of I-540, U.S. 71 to be dubbed I-49 - Arkansas highway officials say the federal government has given it permission to label portions of a west Arkansas interstate highway as I-49. - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

BLOG: Granny’s Got Talent - A 79 year old woman stuns the judges of Britain’s Got Talent with her salsa rendition. While the judges and... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Cracker Barrel Brings Jobs to Bentonville - The new restaurant will bring about 200 jobs to the area. - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Skateboarder to Ride 8,000 Miles, 35 States, in 100 Days for Cancer - Mark Williams, a skate instructor for Goskate.com, 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. [PR.com] - Tue, 25 Mar 2014

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

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

Interstate 49 Designated for Western Arkansas - When completed, it will stretch from the Louisiana border north to the Missouri border. - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

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In and around - April 23, 2014 - Van Buren Press Argus-Courier - Korezak's Children, a live presentation in conjunction with Van Buren and Alma school districts' “Month of Holocaust” (part of “River Valley Remembers”), will be held at the King Opera House April 25 at 7 p.m. and April 26 at 3 and 7 p.m. Ticket prices ... - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Main Line Drug Ring Charges - Philly.com - Authorities said the pair enlisted student dealers and customers at their alma mater, the Haverford School, and at Lower Merion, Harriton, Conestoga, and Radnor High Schools - all considered among the state's elite. The network also allegedly sold ... - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

Walking for seniors - Heber Springs Sun-Times - “Everything that we raise here, stays here,” said Cleburne County Aging Program Coordinator Alma Smith. “It stays at Cleburne County Aging and doesn't go anywhere else. We've done this since 1992 and it has been our major fundraiser for all these years. - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

Interstate 49 Designated for Western Arkansas - KARK - The Department recently received approval from the Federal Highway Administration and the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials to rename the route from Interstate 40 near Alma to the Highway 71B interchange just south of ...$2B Arkansas highway program officially begins; sections of roads to be ... - The Tribune - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Spotlight: 'Love Letters' hits Lake City in May - The Spokesman Review - A.R. Gurney's beloved play will be presented May 29, 30 and 31 at Lake City Playhouse in Coeur d'Alene as a benefit for the community theater company and the Coeur d'Alene Public Library Foundation. The play is composed of letters written between two ... - Sun, 20 Apr 2014

Edwards to Receive Honorary Doctorate - Western Illinois University News - MACOMB, IL -- Sandra Keiser Edwards, deputy director of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, AR, will receive the Western Illinois University Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters at Western's Spring 2014 Commencement exercises ... - Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Expansion project begins on AR 201 - Baxter Bulletin - 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 ... - Wed, 09 Apr 2014

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