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  1. Luncheon honors, thanks region's police officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Texarkana Gazette

    Terrell Polite, a youth minister in Ashdown, Ark., leads a prayer Thursday, July 21, 2016 before Pleasant Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation workers give area police officers lunch. Pleasant Manor wanted to show its support for police, who are at times needed at the nursing home.

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  2. Police: Elderly Ashdown woman sexually assaulted in her homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Texarkana Gazette

    An elderly Ashdown, Ark., woman was reportedly sexually assaulted Sunday night or early Monday morning, according to the Ashdown police. About midnight Monday, the police were summoned to the Little River Memorial Hospital in Ashdown, Police Chief Mark Ardwin said.

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  3. Ashdown, AR police investigating sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Just before midnight on Monday, July 18, officers were called to the Little River Memorial Hospital on reports that a woman had been assaulted. The woman allegedly told police that she was attacked the previous night in her home on Ellen Drive in Ashdown.

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  4. Winthrop couple to be arraigned for allegedly manufacturing methRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... delivery of the drugs. An arraignment date has been scheduled for Tuesday to allow the couple to enter pleas, said Ashdown Attorney Mickey Buchanan, who represents the couple. The couple have been released from the Little River County jail after ...

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  5. Heritage symposium explores railroads of Red RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... The railroad here is yet another area with fertile territory for exploration, as it helped form so many local towns: Ashdown, Hope and Prescott, in addition to Texarkana. "All those towns were basically formed because of the railroad," Williams ...

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  6. Arkansas railroad crossing get safety improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Fredericksburg.com

    On reading the letter to the editor "Columnist wrong about U.S. banning guns" in the July 1 paper, I wonder if the writer or the editor missed ASHDOWN, Ark. - A railroad crossing in Ashdown that was recently labeled as one of the most dangerous in the country by the Federal Railroad Administration is one of two crossings in the city now being targeted for safety improvements.

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  7. Rail-crossing fix set for AshdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | NWAonline

    A railroad crossing in Ashdown, recently labeled by the Federal Railroad Administration as one of the nation's most dangerous, is one of two crossings in the Little River County seat that is targeted for safety improvements. The improvements are the product of a long-running study by the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department of the city's railroad crossings, which totaled nine at one time.

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  8. Fighting summer hunger: n Area food bank hopes to reach 300 children...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Texarkana Gazette

    Tahila Crussell has a snack after lunch Wednesday at Community Freewill Church in Ashdown, Ark. The lunch program is provided by Harvest Regional Food Bank and they are looking for more community support to help continue the program.

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  9. 4-Star Montaric Brown names OSU in Top 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Cowboys Ride For Free

    ... in the state of Arkansas and the No. 17 ranked safety in the 2017 class. The 6-foot-1, 175-pound prospect from Ashdown, AR, clocks in at a 4.5 in the 40-yard dash. In 2015, Brown tallied 123 tackles and five interceptions. Back in May, Brown ...

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  10. Projects land grants:Funds will aid area preservation workRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... in De Queen; $28,000 for roof restoration at the Little River County Training School Home Economics Building in Ashdown; and $9,916 for restoration work at Moscow Cemetery in Prescott. Downtown Revitalization Grants for Main Street programs help ...

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  11. Trial date rescheduled in Little River County slayingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Texarkana Gazette

    A trial date has been rescheduled for Aaron Michael Rhodes, 23, of Little River County, Ark., who is charged with second-degree murder for the shooting death of Matthew Stewart. The new trial date has been scheduled for July 25. The pretrial hearing will be July 5 in Little River County Circuit Court in Ashdown, Ark.

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  12. Southwest Arkansas counties, cities get historic preservation grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... city of Hope, Legacy Initiatives for work in De Queen and Little River County Training School Alumni Association in Ashdown. El Dorado got $5,799 for training and administrative support through the Certified Local Government program, and its Main ...

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  13. Ashdown board to discuss proposed renovations of old high schoolRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | Texarkana Gazette

    Trustees of the Ashdown Board of Education will meet in special session at 5:30 p.m. today in the library at the old high school building. Superintendent Jason Sanders will give both the board and attendees the opportunity to walk through the building to see proposed renovations to the structure.

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  14. The Way It Was: Ashdown has direct distance dialing for callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... to Dodge City. The cattle are expected to reach Dodge by Saturday. They left San Antonio on Sunday. The citizens of Ashdown are now in the first week of using direct distance dialing for telephone calls. This became available Sunday morning. The ...

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  15. 28 arrested, 4 at large in Hope, AR undercover drug raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    A man and 2 women are the latest to be arrested in connection with the 3-month undercover drug operation dubbed Operation Burnout. Myrna Scott, 48, of Hope, whom Hope police arrested about 9 p.m. April 5 on 3 counts of delivery of a Controlled Dangerous Substance; John A. Prater, 46, of Hope, whom Hope police arrested about 9 p.m. April 5 on 2 counts of delivery of a Controlled Dangerous Substance; and, Frederria Cook, 19, of Ashdown, Ark., who was arrested about 5:16 p.m. April 6 on 1 count of delivery of a Controlled Dangerous Substance.

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  16. Laquince T. Hogan Plaintiff - Appellant v. Wendy Kelley, Director,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... corpus under 28 U.S.C. A 2254. We affirm. On three occasions in June and July 2008, a confidential informant for the Ashdown, Arkansas, police department bought drugs from Hogan. On August 5, Officer Tommy Stuard obtained a warrant for Hogan's ...

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  17. Man pleads guilty in theft of guns from school; sentenced to probationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    The man charged with selling and trading shotguns owned by the Ashdown School District shooting team pleaded guilty Monday to theft of property and was sentenced to four years probation. Terry Simmons, 41, of Little River County, changed his plea to guilty for two counts of theft of property and was sentenced by Ninth Circuit Court Judge Tom Cooper in the Little River County Circuit Court in Ashdown.

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  18. District has new use for old campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    Ashdown, Ark., Superintendent Jason Sanders and Dean Lillard, maintenance facilities director, walk through the old Ashdown High School while discussing improvements planed for the upcoming renovation. Administrators with Ashdown, Ark., School District are taking final steps to repurpose the old high school building as a new administration building.

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  19. The Way It Was: Final papers signed for new Ashdown millRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... when 9,119 poll taxes were sold in the county. Final documents for the $46 million Nekoosa-Edwards paper mill at Ashdown were signed Monday in Memphis, Tenn., paving the way for construction. The closing transactions included delivery of documents ...

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  20. Officers subdue agitated man during hearingRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    A man reportedly became agitated during a recent child custody hearing in the Little River County Circuit Court in Ashdown, Ark., and had to be subdued by five law enforcement officers. Davdrin Goffin, 33, of Ashdown, was charged with misdemeanor disorderly conduct and resisting arrest for allegedly having an altercation with officers in the courtroom.

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