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  1. Little River courthouse to mark 110th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Texarkana Gazette

    The Little River County Courthouse is seen Wednesday in Ashdown, Ark. The 110th anniversary of the courthouse will be celebrated Friday and Saturday.

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  2. Council to hold hearing on repairs to water treatment plantRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Texarkana Gazette

    The first concerns a contract for repairs at the Millwood Water Treatment Plant. Settling of basins at the Texarkana Water Utilities plant in Ashdown, Ark., has caused concrete to crack and separate, requiring repairs.

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  3. Extension agent to hold forage workshopRead the original story

    Yesterday | Texarkana Gazette

    The focus of a forage workshop will be "Getting More From Your Pasture" at 6 p.m. March 2 in the UA Cossatot College in Ashdown, Ark. in the Millwood Room.

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  4. Celebrating 150 years of area historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Texarkana Gazette

    EDITOR'S NOTE: This is the first of a two-part series about upcoming celebrations this week for Little River County, the city of Ashdown and the Little River County Courthouse. The second installment will appear in Sunday's edition.

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  5. Ashdown auction pulls in $60,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Texarkana Gazette

    Volunteers participating in the Ashdown Community Foundation's sixth annual auction brought the community together to raise $60,000, according to the group's treasurer. Even a jar of pickles was auctioned off for $130 by Domtar General Manager Bob Grygotis, who served as a guest auctioneer.

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  6. Cheers & JeersRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Texarkana Gazette

    JEERS: To the two young men arrested on dogfighting charges. If fighting dogs wasn't bad enough, it was told that the fighters frequently cut off the ears of the dogs to get an advantage.

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  7. Ashdown Cemetery Association will meet to discuss operational decisions at annual meetingRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 11 | Texarkana Gazette

    Operational decisions of the Ashdown Cemetery Association will be discussed during the annual association meeting at noon Feb. 21 in the Ashdown, Ark., First United Methodist Church in the fellowship hall. "The leadership of the association are all volunteers, the association is nonprofit and it receives absolutely no funding from the city, county or state, no tax money whatsoever," said Carroll McLarty, acting president and spokesman.

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  8. Trial date set for woman accused of cracking child's skullRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Texarkana Gazette

    A trial date has been scheduled for a mother charged with endangering the welfare of a minor for allegedly beating a 2-year-old baby, reportedly cracking the skull, according to the arrest affidavit filed in the Little River County, Ark., Circuit Court. Kathryn Louise Adams, 25, of Little River County, has been charged with the Class D felony. 1 comment

  9. Community auction is Saturday in AshdownRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 2 | Texarkana Gazette

    The Domtar Community Advisory Team will host a community auction at Ashdown High School to raise money for community improvements, foundation officials said. The auction has collected $175,000 since it began in the fall of 2011, said Tyler Davis, secretary-treasurer for the Ashdown Community Foundation.

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  10. Scholarship committee seeks contributionsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 30 | Texarkana Gazette

    The Ashdown Scholarship Committee encourages potential donors to contribute to the success of new Ashdown High School 2017 graduates in their post-secondary endeavors, said Ronda Pounds, committee chairnwoman. "Last year, we awarded 52 scholarships with a total value of $27,211," Pounds said.

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  11. Cheers & JeersRead the original story

    Friday Jan 27 | Texarkana Gazette

    CHEERS: As we remember the dream of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The legacy that he stood for, wasn't for one certain race, color or creed. It was for , and we need to continue his message of peace.

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  12. Ashdown woman killed in wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    A trooper with the Texas Department of Public Safety writes notes as part of the investigation into a fatal wreck Wednesday on U.S. Highway 71, about 1.5 miles north of Texarkana, Texas. The vehicle was traveling northbound on Highway 71. Area fire departments directed traffic at the accident scene.

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  13. Ashdown Junior High club collecting socks for nursing home residentsRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    The Team Club at Ashdown Junior High is collecting socks for a project called "Sock it to Me," where the socks will be donated to a local nursing home. The club is hoping to collect enough socks for the approximately 75 residents at the Pleasant Manor Nursing Home and Rehab facility.

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  14. Ashdown woman, 23, dies in wreck with big rigRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    First responders work the scene of a fatal wreck Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2016, about 1.5 miles north of Texarkana, Texas' city limits on U.S. Highway 71. The vehicle was northbound on the highway. Area fire departments directed traffic at the accident scene.

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  15. FocusRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    Two area health care professionals were recognized for excellence recently by the Arkansas Health Care Association at a banquet at the John Q. Hammons Convention Center in Rogers, Ark. Two are with the Pleasant Manor Nursing and Rehab Center in Ashdown, Ark.

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  16. New Life for Old Theater: Pastor seeks to revitalize historic movie houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    Michael Elvy looks at a mural while exploring the historic Ashdown Jamboree in Ashdown, Ark. Elvy hopes to renovate the space and provide a positive place for children and residents to hang out.

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  17. Domtar Community Advisory Team to host auction at Ashdown High SchoolRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    The Domtar Community Advisory Team will host the sixth annual "Community Auction" Feb. 4 at the Ashdown High School to raise money for community improvements and bring the community together for a common cause, foundation officials said. The auction has collected $175,000 to fund community improvements since the auction began in the fall of 2011, said Tyler Davis, secretary-treasurer for the Ashdown Community Foundation.

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  18. Ashdown gained county seat in period of political wranglingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    Men in wagons rolled into Richmond, Ark., after dark and moved county records to Rocky Comfort in the western portion of Little River County in 1902 as part of the competition to become the county seat. But after five years of legal battles, Ashdown was finally selected as the county seat, according to an Ashdown history book.

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  19. Gazette's Top 10 Stories of 2016-Number 10: Little River County residents approve sale of beer, wineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    For the first time in 70 years, Little River County voters said yes to selling beer and wine in retail stores. Voters approved the proposal on Nov. 8 to sell beer and wine in retail stores with 3,068 voters approving the proposal and 2,088 voting down the measure.

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  20. More than 60 years after service, vet receives medalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    Former Air Force Airman 1st Class James Monroe Bradshaw recently received the Ambassador For Peace Medal as a show of appreciation from the Republic of South Korea. The medal is an expression of gratitude from South Korea toward all U.S. servicemen and women who restored and preserved freedom and democracy for South Korea.

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