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  1. Evaluation to be sought in teen's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Texarkana Gazette

    Charges are still pending for the woman who reportedly shot a 17-year-old girl with an AR-15 rifle during a birthday party in Little River County, Ark. Ashdown attorney Mickey Buchanan, who is representing Tracie Dierks, 40, of Little River County, will ask for a mental evaluation prior to charges being filed for the shooting death of Caitlin Caskey, 17, an 11th-grade Foreman High School student.

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  2. Fatal collision spurs talks between small Arkansas town, KCS RailwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... County Coroner Roddy Smith, who also pronounced Burris dead in Little River Memorial Hospital's emergency room in Ashdown, Ark. The driver of the 2007 Hyundai, Linda Hobbs, 66, of Ogden was critically injured and taken to CHRISTUS St. Michael Health ...

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  3. Trial date set for man charged after car chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Texarkana Gazette

    A trial date has been scheduled for Diondre M. Holley, 24, of Naples, Texas, who is accused of fleeing, first-degree battery and possession of drug paraphernalia after he and two others allegedly stole items from the Ashdown, Ark., Walmart. A pretrial date was scheduled for March 15 and a trial date for March 21 in the Little River County Circuit Court in Ashdown.

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  4. Miners can't finish comebackRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Benton Courier

    Up 32-23 at the half, it looked as if it looked as if the Ashdown Panthers were going to run away from the Bauxite Miners on Tuesday in 7-4A Conference action. The Miners scored just one point in the third quarter and trailed 40-24 after three, but would come roaring back, only to fall just short of the win, losing 52-51 to the Panthers in Ashdown.

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  5. Bail set for suspect in slaying of teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | NWAonline

    ... charged Tuesday morning because officials were waiting for results from a toxicology test. Caitlin L. Caskey of Ashdown was fatally shot Saturday night during a birthday party at a home in Wallace. Dierks lives at the residence where the shooting ...

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  6. Friends gather to mourn slain teenager at vigilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Texarkana Gazette

    Shanna VanArsdall hugs a friend of shooting victim Caitlin Caskey after a vigil late Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, afternoon at Dick Hays Stadium at Ashdown High School. The vigil honored the memory of Caitlin, who was fatally shot Saturday night during a birthday party at a house in the Wallace community in Little River County, Ark.

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  7. Woman accused in killing could face multiple chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... Tom Cooper set the bond at $100,000 for Dierks during a hearing Tuesday in the Little River County Circuit Court in Ashdown. Dierks allegedly shot the Foreman, Ark., High School junior in the upper body. Caitlin Caskey was one of an estimated 32 ...

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  8. Girl, 17, fatally shot at Little River County birthday partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    An Arkansas prosecutor says a 17-year-old girl has died after she was shot at a birthday party in Little River County. Ninth Judicial District Prosecutor Bryan Chesshir says Caitlin Caskey was shot once in the upper body around 9:30 p.m. Saturday when a 41-year-old woman waved and fired an AR-15 rifle in a roomful of kids at a home in Wallace, near Ashdown.

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  9. Bond set at $100,000 for woman arrested in fatal shooting of Littler River County teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... an 11th-grade Foreman High School student, occurred at a home in the Wallace Community, which is halfway between Ashdown and Foreman, Ark., during a birthday party on Saturday night. Caskey was pronounced dead at the scene by Coroner Roddy Smith. ...

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  10. Girl shot at party dies; woman heldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | NWAonline

    The death of a 17-year-old at a birthday party in Little River County on Saturday night is being investigated by Arkansas State Police. Caitlin L. Caskey of Ashdown was believed to be shot during the party at 2810 W. Arkansas 32 in Wallace, which is southeast of Foreman, state police spokesman Bill Sadler said Monday in an email.

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  11. Girl, 17, slain at birthday partyRead the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... Prosecutor Bryan Chesshir. The shooting occurred at a home in the Wallace Community, which is halfway between Ashdown and Foreman, Ark. The 41-year-old suspect was arrested after allegedly waving and firing the AR-15 during the party, officials ...

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  12. Foreman, AR teen shot, killed at birthday partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Students and faculty in the Foreman, Arkansas School District are mourning the loss of a 17-year-old high school student. Last week, it was the Ashdown district in Little River County that mourned the death of a 10-year-old boy when the car he was riding in was struck by a train.

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  13. Official: After flood repairs, park will be better than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... The four floods and a drought have changed the flow of wildlife in the state park located about nine miles east of Ashdown, Ark., next to the Millwood dam, said Millwood State Park Superintendent Mark Myers. When the floods occurred in warmer ...

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  14. Lawsuit: Company is selling bad partsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Texarkana Gazette

    A class-action lawsuit filed last week in a Texarkana federal court alleges one of the country's largest manufacturers of heating, ventilation and air conditioning products is selling equipment it knows to be defective. The suit alleges Darrell Sain of Foreman, Ark., and Ronnie Greathouse of Ashdown, Ark., are among a group of consumers who have suffered financial loss and frustration after purchasing central air conditioning units and heat pumps under the trade names Goodman and Amana produced by Goodman Manufacturing Co.

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  15. Driver hurt in collision with train still in ICURead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... Coroner Roddy Smith, who also pronounced Burris dead in the emergency room of the Little River Memorial Hospital in Ashdown, Ark. "I'm going to meet with the KCS conductor Tuesday or Wednesday to go over the train's camera and review the film to see ...

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  16. Families mourn boy, man killed by car-train collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... a very difficult time for our school, and it will be an extra emotional week for our students," said Jason Sanders, Ashdown schools superintendent. "We will be providing extra support; and extra counselors will be available as long as they are ...

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  17. Musical benefit raises $3k for burned SWAR brothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A musical benefit that was held to help two Ashdown, Arkansas boys who were burned last year raised $3,000 over the weekend. Joseph McCullough, 13, and Idie McCullough Jr., 9, were severely burned back on Nov. 23, 2015 in a barbecue grill explosion .

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  18. Lonoke pastor leaves hole in community and congregationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... Baptist State Convention and the Texas chapter of the Gospel Music Workshop of America. Yarber, a native of Ashdown, Ark., and graduate of the United Theological Seminary in Monroe, La., had many firsts in his extensive ministry, including being the ...

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  19. Arkansas congressman testifies before ITC on unfair trade impact on Domtar mill in AshdownRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2016 | RISI

    Congressman Bruce Westerman testified Thursday before the International Trade Commission on the topic of unfair trade practices. Westerman's testimony focused on the impact unfair trading conditions have had on Domtar Paper Company, which owns and operates an integrated pulp and paper mill in Ashdown, Arkansas.

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  20. Nurse accused of using job to traffic prescription drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... according to the affidavit.. "Pharmacies in Texarkana, Texas, were being checked and at least one pharmacy in Ashdown, Ark., was located to have possibly filled a prescription for Mrs. Moody," the affidavit states. AHEC administrators said the ...

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