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Quorum court OKs tax program request by Gränges Americas

Depot Days Festival deadlines near

Man of Distinction: Former Arkansas Gov. Beebe tells his story

Quorum court OKs tax program request by Gränges Americas

Depot Days Festival deadlines near


Glen Dean Harris

Glen Dean Harris, 81, of Maple Springs passed away Tuesday,. . .

Mary Bowen Emery

Mary Francis Bowen Emery was born Nov. 19, 1935, in Grubbs and. . .

Chef educator of the year


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Director of Hospitality Services for Arkansas State University-Newport Chef Kevin Gee works with students at this summer's Junior Culinary Camp. Gee was awarded Chef Educator of the Year on Sept. 9 by the American Culinary Federation Central Arkansas Association.

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A-State Women's Basketball Team visits Tuckerman


ABOVE: Principal Pharis, ASU girls and Jan Pascal. RIGHT: ASU Girls with students

The Arkansas State University Women’s Basketball Team recently visited Tuckerman Elementary first-graders. They donated back packs filled with supplies for any child in need who didn’t already have a backpack or. . . more »

Hope Place Newport



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The thrill of being a first-time grandfather

June 17 was a banner day for me and my family.
It was the day that my daughter Jamie and son-in-law Tom became parents, making me a grandfather for the first time.
Yes, Elliott Samuel Fleischer was born on that date, weighing in at 8 pounds, 14. . .