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  • 18 Deaths in Arkansas Related to COVID-19

    Governor Asa Hutchinson and Secretary of Health Dr. Nate Smith delivered an update about COVID-19 from the Capitol today . Here is a summary of that update. 946…Positive cases of COVID-19 in Arkansas  Logan and Clay Counties added to map.  134 Healthcare workers tested positive  […]

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  • Minor Injuries Only Are Early Reports From Jonesboro

    At 7:45 pm Jonesboro Police Chief Rick Elliott stated that only minor injuries had been reported and no deaths in Saturday’s tornado. Shortly before 5pm the city of Jonesboro took a direct hit from a major tornado. The storm damage stretched from Caraway and Race […]

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  • Lawrence County added to list of counties with confirmed cases of COVID-19

    Status Update as of March 23, 2020 Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Arkansas…..197 Lawrence County was added today to the confirmed list of counties with COVID-19 cases. The COVID-19 case is confirmed to the within the town of Black Rock. Lawrence County Judge John Thomison […]

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  • Arkansas COVID-19 Update

    Status Update of 118 positive COVID-19 cases in Arkansas as of March 21st, 1:40pm. 13 of the current positive patients are hospitalized at this point. Over half of these are in ICU.   Governor Hutchison stated in his address today that projections are that the COVID-19 cases […]

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  • Additional Covid-19 case reported in Northwest Arkansas

    On Wednesday morning an additional Covid-19 case was reported in a joint release from County and City Officials in the Fayetteville area. The identity of the person has been withheld according to the release. The announcement comes one day after social restrictions were announced by […]

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  • Multiple injuries in accident at Black Rock

    At 5:19 pm Black Rock Fire Department, Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office, Medic One and AET were paged to Hwy 63 at the rest area, 3 children are reported injured in the one vehicle crash. Reports from the scene are that all are out of the […]

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