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ASU trustees to decide on tuition rates
NEWPORT, AR - Arkansas State University trustees are to decide on tuition and fees for the coming academic year.
Wed May 22, 2013
Newport Man Slips, Drowns While Cleaning Farm Drain
A Newport man found dead late Monday night is believed to have slipped and drowned while cleaning a drainage tile on his farm land.
Tue May 21, 2013
AR Treasurer Resigns Amid Extortion Allegations
Arkansas Treasurer Martha Shoffner has resigned. Shoffner, 68, was arrested at her home in Newport on Saturday by the FBI on extortion charges.
Mon May 20, 2013
Gov. Beebe says Arkansas treasurer should resign
LITTLE ROCK, AR - Gov. Mike Beebe says Arkansas Treasurer Martha Shoffner ought to resign after she allegedly took cash from a broker who managed state funds.
Mon May 13, 2013
Fruit Growers Say Immigration Stunts Healthy Food Crops
He also expanded to 200 the acreage of his Newport, Arkansas, farm devoted to the fruits and vegetables, though that's where the growth will end.
Tue May 07, 2013
Wendi Cox proclaims innocence after horse theft conviction
An Oklahoma woman convicted of horse theft back in April returned to an ArkLaTex court Tuesday to face new charges.