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  1. The Red River at the Index Bridge stands at 26.87 feet Friday, June 26 at 8 a.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Index Bridge along US 59/71, at the Red River between Texarkana, TX and Ashdown, AR has reopened after being closed due to floodwaters. The National Weather Service says the Red River at Index Bridge in Little River County was at 26.26 feet Friday night.

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  2. The Red River at the Index Bridge stands at 26.87 feet Friday, June 26 at 8 a.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Index Bridge along US 59/71, at the Red River between Texarkana, TX and Ashdown, AR has reopened after being closes due to floodwaters. The National Weather Service says the Red River at Index Bridge in Little River County was at 26.26 feet Friday night.

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  3. Ashdown man who cycles to work in Texarkana thankful Index bridge is openRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Texarkana Gazette

    Staff photo by Jim Williamson Dee Bell rides his bicycle from near Ashdown, Ark., to downtown Texarkana, Texas, where he works at a bicycle shop. His path includes riding across the Red River at the Index bridge.

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  4. U.S. Highway 71 Index Bridge openRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... The bridge's closure, which caused many commuters and travelers to find alternate routes between Texarkana and Ashdown and other points north, was closed for more than two weeks as a result of the Red River flood.As of early Sunday afternoon, ...

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  5. Body of man lost in Red River floodwaters is foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Arkansas Online

    ASHDOWN - Arkansas authorities have found the body of a man who was lost in the Red River floodwaters after the boat he was on sunk.

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  6. Two bridges reopen as floodwaters recedeRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 6 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... inspected, cleaned and reopened this morning. n Index Bridge on U.S. Highway 71 over the Red between Texarkana and Ashdown, Ark., closed May 29; the section is expected to be closed well into next week, with about 4 feet of water over the highway on ...

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  7. Story connects Dutch man to descendants of central Wisconsin soldier killed during WWIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | Star Tribune

    ... and help find living relatives of Clark. On Tuesday morning, Winkens received an email from Sydney Wayne Clark of Ashdown, Arkansas, about 150 miles southwest of Little Rock. "Thank you for caring enough to (take) care and visiting Dad's grave," ...

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  8. Alligator in search of dry land captured in Ashdown, ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... ArkLaTex with KSLA News 12 and the StormTracker 12 Weather team! An alligator got a little too close for comfort in Ashdown, Arkansas in the early morning hours of June 6, 2015. Ashdown officers responded to Rankin and Locust Streets and found an ...

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  9. Little River County, ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... the affected homes are on CR LR 70, east of Ogden, AR. The other area is mostly south of AR Hwy 32, which goes from Ashdown to Foreman. "Might as well say most of the area south of there or a lot of it under water," said Hale. "There's a lot of ...

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  10. Detours in SWAR cause traffic headaches for motoristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Three ArkLaTex bridges are still closed after floodwaters took over the area and the closures are causing traffic headaches for some. On a normal day's drive from Texarkana to Ashdown, it takes about 15 minutes on U.S. Highway 71. Tuesday, we made the drive and it took 55 minutes on three different highways.

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  11. SWAR businessman offers helicopter service to his communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The rise of the Red River has an Ashdown, Arkansas businessman flying high and also helping Weldon Garrison provide a service to the community. "We have been able to use the helicopter in a very advantageous manner over the last few days," said Garrison.

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  12. Ralph ElkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Elkins; two daughters, Lori Parault and P.L., and Erin Hughes, of New Orleans, Louisiana; son, Eric Elkins, of Ashdown, Arkansas; six grandchildren, Kaitlen Schultheis and Andy, Cody Richardson, Korey Richardson and Heather, Bryan Elkins, Jamiane ...

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  13. Hwy 71 at Index Bridge closed due to floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Index Bridge on Hwy 71 between Little River County and Miller County is now closed in both directions due to water over the road as the Red River continues to rise. Traffic between Ashdown and Texarkana is now being detoured via AR 32 West to AR 355 and on to Hwy 67 and I-30.

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  14. Two rescued from river, but their son still missingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Texarkana Gazette

    Staff photo by Evan Lewis Little River County Sheriff Gary Gregory talks with a resident of the Richmond Community at a checkpoint Thursday outside of Ashdown, Ark., near where a man went missing in the Red River.

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  15. Little River County man missing after his parents rescued from floodwatersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... has been established at the intersection of Little River County Road 21 and Little River County Road southwest of Ashdown. Additionally, area law enforcement will arrest sightseers in the Richmond community. There have been reports of people driving ...

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  16. Heading 'em up and moving 'em outRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... ensure their safety with the potential for flooding in the coming week. John Wade and many farmers, ... Ranchers in Ashdown, Ark., near the Red and Little rivers have boated, waded, rode on horseback and even swam with cow dogs to herd more than ...

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  17. Remembering the Class of '80: forever friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... anyone who can herd and teach a room full of 6-year-olds with empty brains is obviously a saint. In 1968 in Ashdown, Arkansas, there was no public kindergarten. You started the first grade, and off you went. I would turn 6 just in time to start ...

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  18. Sandbag locations in the ArkLaTexRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    With the potential for flooding in parts of the ArkLaTex through the Memorial Day weekend and through the end of the month, many residents are scrambling to protect their homes from the rising water. Ashdown, Arkansas - Across from the Little River Memorial Hospital in the 300 block of AR 32 Business/West Main near West Locke Street Pickup anytime.

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  19. Listen to 'The Dogtown Chronicles,' a 1995 North Little Rock punk compilationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    ... more in the comments. /more/ Dead on Arrival's story starts in the San Francisco psychedelic scene and ends in Ashdown, Arkansas. Mike Hubrel was a pre-teen in the golden era of the West Coast sound and was born in South San Francisco. By age 11, he ...

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  20. Ashdown man convicted of lesser charges in couple's slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | The Courier

    An Ashdown man has again been convicted, but on lesser charges, of killing a couple and trying to kill the couple's 7-month-old son. The Texarkana Gazette reported Timothy Howard, 45, was found guilty Friday on two counts of second-degree murder and one count of attempted second-degree murder.

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