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West Memphis, Arkansas is located in Crittenden County. Zip codes in West Memphis, AR include 72303, and 72301. The median home price in West Memphis is $79,800. More West Memphis information.

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Friday | The Daily News

Riverfront Cornerstone

At this point, it's almost a motto - not on time and over budget, and by a lot on both counts.

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Friday | World-Grain

Cargill to build grain facility in Arkansas

Cargill said on July 10 that it will invest $45 million to build a grain handling and shipping facility in West Memphis, Arkansas, U.S., that will become a key origination point in the south for soybeans, corn, milo and wheat.

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Friday | Log Cabin Democrat

Educators infiltrate Arkansas Governor's School

Arkansas Governor's School has been a tradition for the Arkansas public for over thirty-five years.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

WDUN-AM Gainesville

Crawley sweeps holiday weekend with USCS win at I30

Fireworks exploded both on and off the race track on Saturday night at I-30 Speedway in Benton, AR, and when the dust finally settled, Tim Crawley had every reason to cue the celebration again.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

FOX16

Little Rock Police Arrest West Memphis Man after Shooting

The Little Rock Police Department says Robert Jamison, 48, is charged with possession of firearms by certain persons and theft by receiving following the incident that happened around 10 Monday night near 10th & College.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Devil's Knot - Movie Review

Based on the events documented in West of Memphis and the Paradise Lost trilogy, this drama takes an almost clinical approach to the story.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Arkansas Times

Talk with Mara Leveritt, Jason Baldwin at NLR library Wednesday

Have questions for Mara Leveritt or Jason Baldwin? Now's your chance. The William F. Laman Public Library in North Little Rock will host a discussion with Leveritt and Baldwin via Skype at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the library.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Lane closures set for Mississippi River bridge

Arkansas highway officials say lanes will be closed on the Mississippi River bridge in West Memphis as crews perform work on the bridge.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

Deadline

Q&A: 'Whitey's Joe Berlinger On Finding Great Docu...

If all filmmaking is struggle, none struggle harder than the documentary director who: searches for truth and injustice; raises the money to expose it; fights to escape the common result of barely leaving a festival footprint before vanishing; and then starting all over.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Devil's Knot - Movie Review

Based on the events documented in West of Memphis and the Paradise Lost trilogy, this drama takes an almost clinical approach to the story.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

Arkansas Times

Sammy Hagar to open restaurant at Southland Park

Former Van Halen frontman and best reason to drink Crystal Pepsi Sammy Hagar is bringing his signature booze-soaked dining experience to West Memphis with Sammy Hagar's Red Rocker Bar & Grill .

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DVD Verdict

Devil's Knot

Every so often a film comes along that looks like it should have become more than what it became.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

The Daily News

Crittenden County Voters Approve Tax Increase

Voters in Crittenden County have approved a 1 percent sales tax increase to support the county's financially troubled hospital.

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Arkansas Times

Gambling fight unsettled as special session nears

THAT WAS THEN: The legislature didn't object to gambling expansion for Oaklawn. But now that it's the lottery, which provides scholarships, it's another matter.

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NWAonline

Work to cause lane closures on I-40 bridge to Memphis

Work on the Interstate 40 bridge in West Memphis will require lane closures Sunday and Monday, according to an Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department news release.

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

Business Journal

Today's the day for Crittenden Regional Hospital

Meshelle Nabors, a nurse at Crittenden Regional Hospital in West Memphis, Ark., stands in the rain outside of the courthouse today in Marion to show support for the hospital and urge voters to approve a tax referendum that would save the financially troubled facility.

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Sun Jun 22, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Devil's Knot - Movie Review

Based on the events documented in West of Memphis and the Paradise Lost trilogy, this drama takes an almost clinical approach to the story.

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Fri Jun 20, 2014

Examiner.com

DVD Movie Review of the 'Devil's Knot'

If you are not familiar with the West Memphis, Arkansas, murders of three 8-year boys which took place in 1993, I would suggest that you have lived in a cave for the last 20 years; but even you have, now is the time to bring yourself up to date with Director Atom Egoyan's the "Devil's Knot."

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Tue Jun 17, 2014

FOX16

Private Option Supporters Roll Out Next Phase, Health Savings Accounts

Supporters of the private option introduced the planned creation of health savings accounts for medicaid expansion recipients on Tuesday.

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Arkansas Times

New Damien Echols and Lorris Davis book 'Yours For Eternity' out today

"There comes a point when you realize that you might not have a lot of time left, and there's a lot of work to be done."

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