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  1. Gunshots heard in Blytheville, man with shotgun arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A shots-fired call led to the arrest of a man seen by police carrying a gun in a Blytheville neighborhood. The call came in around 1 a.m. Wednesday and officers responded to the 700-block of North 1st St., according to Blytheville Police Department Criminal Investigation Division Commander Captain Scott Adams.

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  2. Police search for wanted man following standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Blytheville Police Department Criminal Investigation Division Commander Captain Scott Adams says on Tuesday around 7:47 p.m. police were told Leslie D. Alexander, 39, was standing in front of a residence on the 100-block of East Missouri Ave. There was a "lack of cooperation from an occupant in the house," Adams said, but officers did get a search warrant and entered the residence. Police are urging that if anyone sees Alexander to call 911.

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  3. Gunshots heard in Blytheville, man with shotgun arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BLYTHEVILLE, AR - A shots-fired call led to the arrest of a man seen by police carrying a gun in a Blytheville neighborhood. The call came in around 1 a.m. Wednesday and officers responded to the 700-block of North 1st St., according to Blytheville Police Department Criminal Investigation Division Commander Captain Scott Adams.

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  4. Harry Albert "Hank" HainesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Murfreesboro Post

    Mr. Harry Albert "Hank" Haines , age 89, of Murfreesboro, Tenn., passed away Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, at his home surrounded by his loving family. When asked during his last week where he was born, Hank said, "Blytheville, Arkansas."

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  5. Jim Sell: A by-the-book cop who emphasized safety firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Jim Sell was a by-the-book police captain who preached safety and never went anywhere without his beloved German shepherd, friends said. "He always talked safety and watching your back because you can lose your life in a second," said Ricky Jefferson, assistant police chief in Blytheville, Ark., who learned the ropes of police work from Sell.

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  6. Blytheville passes budget for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | KAIT-TV

    BLYTHEVILLE, AR - The City of Blytheville will lay off several employees after the 2016 budget was approved. The $15 million dollar budget had to be approved before Jan. 31. It was passed on Thursday night, but was brought back before the council on Friday to clear up a procedural matter before being officially passed. 45 comments

  7. Church purchases old Blytheville Charter SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | KAIT-TV

    BLYTHEVILLE, AR - The Blytheville School District accepted a bid for the former Fairview Charter School. Word of Truth Global Ministries purchased the old building.

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  8. Blytheville school board approves bus advertisementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | NWAonline

    The Jonesboro Sun reports that the act comes after the Arkansas Legislature passed a law last year allowing school districts to place advertisements on their school buses. Superintendent Richard Atwill says buses could include advertisements from the district or other vendors.

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  9. Fire at Blytheville apartment under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | KAIT-TV

    BLYTHEVILLE, AR - A two-story apartment in Blytheville caught fire Wednesday afternoon. The Blytheville Fire Department was contacted by police in reference to a structure fire at 1100 Willow Drive.

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  10. Alderman Facilitates Client RecapitalizationRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Freshnews

    Today Alderman & Company announced that its client, Aviation Repair Technologies, LLC, based in Blytheville, Arkansas, has entered into a series of financial transactions that dramatically strengthen the capital structure of the business, including raising equity and reducing indebtedness. Alderman & Company served as exclusive financial advisor to Aviation Repair Technologies in regard to these transactions.

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  11. Man found in river near where one fellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Arkansas Online

    BLYTHEVILLE -- Authorities recovered the body of a man in the Mississippi River and sent it to the state Crime Laboratory to determine if it is a person who fell off a barge near Hickman earlier this month, Lt.

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  12. Body found in Mississippi River near BlythevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Mississippi County Sheriff Dale Cook says a body was found in the Mississippi River near Blytheville Saturday night. He said they believe the body is that of a missing Kinder Morgan employee who fell off a barge into the river earlier this month. 16 comments

  13. Roads in Blytheville 'mostly' clear after overnight stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BLYTHEVILLE, AR - Blytheville police say highways into their town and city streets are mostly clear after the Thursday night storm rolled through. Assistant Police Chief Ricky Jefferson encourages drivers to still be cautious while driving because roads could get slick again Friday night.

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  14. Black Hills Corp. Buying SourceGas HoldingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    ... serving about 425,000 customers in Arkansas, Colorado, Nebraska and Wyoming. In Arkansas, it has offices in Blytheville, Fayetteville, Harrison, Ozark and Rogers. (Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may ...

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  15. Some Blytheville residents without water since Sunday, crews working to fix problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BLYTHEVILLE, AR - UPDATE: As crews prepare to restore water service, the Arkansas Department of Health has issued a mandatory boil water order for those affected by the water outage. Citizens in a Region 8 community have had a rough couple of days without water.

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  16. Mid-South winter weather potential...when and whereRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | WMC-TV Memphis

    ... Harrisburg, AR to Covington, TN. A wintry mix with freezing rain, sleet or a little snow is more likely from Blytheville, AR to Dyersburg to Union City, TN. It may cause some travel issues early Wednesday morning but all areas will go above freezing ...

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  17. Man shot by homeowner during alleged robbery in BlythevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Arkansas Online

    BLYTHEVILLE - A Blytheville homeowner has shot an apparent burglar as the two exchanged gunfire.

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  18. Tenaris laying off 100 workers at welding pipe millRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | Arkansas Online

    With a slide in the price of crude oil, Tenaris has announced layoffs for 100 workers at the company's welding pipe mill in Blytheville.

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  19. District gets student-transfers waiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | NWAonline

    Blytheville Superintendent Richard Atwill and Attorney Jennifer Davis of the Arkansas Department of Education attend Thursday's state Board of Education meeting regarding legal transfers in the district. The Arkansas Board of Education on Thursday granted the Blytheville School District a legal waiver that will allow "legal transfers" of students into and out of the district.

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  20. Man arrested in Blytheville stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | KAIT-TV

    BLYTHEVILLE, AR - A man is in jail accused of stabbing another man following a fight in late December. Captain Scott Adams of the Blytheville Police Department states the investigation began on Dec. 28, 2015 when officers were called to a hospital for someone who had been stabbed.

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