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  • New Bakery Coming To Downtown Pocahontas

    Buttercream Bakery is scheduled to open July 29th on the square in Pocahontas. Located at 110 North Bettis Street, the bakery will offer pastries, cakes, cookies and cupcakes among other things. Also they will have different varieties of coffees as well as sodas. They are […]

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  • Motorcycle Pursuit Ends Near Clover Bend With Suspect Eluding Authorities

    At 2:34pm in Friday a Lawrence County Deputy attempted to make a traffic stop on a motorcycle on Hwy 367 near Minturn, the male rider refused to stop and fled at a high rate of speed. The turned on Hwy 228 toward Clover Bend and […]

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  • Statewide Mandate On Mask Announced By Governor Hutchinson

    The executive order by the governor is set to go into effect on Monday, the directive requires every person in Arkansas to wear a face covering :All indoor environments where you are exposed to non-household members and distancing cannot be assured All outdoor settings where […]

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  • Sloan-Hendrix Announces School Reopening Guidance for Parents

    Sloan-Hendrix Schools is scheduled to open on Monday, August 24. The following link will provide answers to frequently asked questions regarding the reopening of school. If we can provide clarification or answer additional questions please contact the office in your child’s building. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1GerRX2Mv9GvKm8xc1Is3eUUtR7ut5jMZB4d-EKG1TIY/edit?usp=sharing School is […]

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  • Two new bird species discovered nesting in restored Arkansas wetlands

    CROSSETT — After 37 years working at the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, you’d think Karen Rowe who heads up the agency’s nongame migratory bird program had seen it all, but nothing could have prepared her for the sight introduced to her by a photographer […]

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  • Northeast Arkansas field joins list for permitted dove hunts

    Dove hunters will have more than 300 acres of privately owned farmland available via drawn permit for the early weeks of Arkansas’s 2020 dove season, which opens Saturday, Sept. 5. Several regions of the state have been represented by the private land permit hunts in the […]

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