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Safe Surgery Arkansas announces referendum against new eye surgery law

Newport school board holds special meeting

Delta art show a huge success

Luther Harold Goodman Sr.

On the morning of June 11, 2019, Luther Harold Goodman Sr., 90,. . .

Keenan D. Brandon

Keenan D. Brandon of Lansing, Mich., departed this life Friday,. . .

Delta art show a huge success

Newport Independent
The 11th Annual Delta Arts Festival brought more than 200 artists, authors and musicians together in Newport for a celebration of talent, skill and creativity at 11 locations downtown.
On Friday, June 7, and Saturday, June 8,

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Lady Hounds attend team camp

The Independent
Lady Hounds Basketball played in the Northeast Arkansas team camp at Nettleton High School in Jonesboro last week. The team won two games and lost two games.
During the first day of team camp, the team beat Cross County 34-15, but. . . more »

Delta Arts

June 2019

Gag order in murder case is judicial overreach

Northeast Arkansas law enforcement agencies had their hands full this past week as violent crime plagued Jonesboro and Pocahontas. Former state Sen. Linda Collins-Smith was found shot to death Tuesday evening outside her home in Pocahontas.
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