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  1. Towns to approve written agreement regarding e-ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | KAIT-TV

    ... written tickets, they had the discretion of which town they let process it. According to Thomas, Bay, Bono and Brookland were the primary towns processing those tickets and subsequently getting the funds from it. When ASP switched to issuing ...

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  2. Towns to approve written agreement regarding e-ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... written tickets, they had the discretion of which town they let process it. According to Thomas, Bay, Bono and Brookland were the primary towns processing those tickets and subsequently getting the funds from it. When ASP switched to issuing ...

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  3. Crimestoppers: JPD seeks car thiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... it. Not so fast. Before our suspect did the alleged deed he was caught on camera at the Jordan's Quick Shop in Brookland. In the video stills you see the main suspect in this case. JPD is looking for an ID on the guy in the ball cap. According to ...

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  4. Crimestoppers: JPD seeks car thiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... it. Not so fast. Before our suspect did the alleged deed he was caught on camera at the Jordan's Quick Shop in Brookland. In the video stills you see the main suspect in this case. JPD is looking for an ID on the guy in the ball cap. According to ...

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  5. Investigation continues into truck hitting pedestrian on Hwy. 412Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    PARAGOULD, AR - The investigation is still ongoing in a crash that happened along Highway 412 east of Paragould on Dec. 1. According to Bill Sadler, the public information officer for the Arkansas State Police, the crash happened around 6:50 p.m. James C. Heartsill, 53, of Greenville, AL was driving a commercial carrier truck eastbound when he hit Jerry Davenport, 55, of Brookland. Davenport was walking eastbound along or near the shoulder of the highway.

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  6. All families on Brookland Schools' Angel Tree adoptedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Monday morning faculty, students and parents met to unload food and gifts for more than 185 children from the Brookland School District. Tressa Davis, Brookland Elementary counselor, said it is no surprise the community stepped up.

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  7. Gay man banned from church for 'embracing the homosexual...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... of the sins" he has committed. The 20-year-old has been a member of Woods Chapel General Baptist Church in Brookland, Arkansas, for six years, although he admits he has stopped being as devoted an attendee over the past five months. He received a ...

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  8. UPD arrests Brookland man again for indecent exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Around 2:20 p.m. Monday, Nov. 16, an Arkansas State University police officer was called to the Dean B. Ellis Library, 322 University Loop, regarding a white male on the fifth floor exposing himself. The 21-year-old victim said it was "not the first time" she had seen the suspect and pointed him out to the officer.

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  9. Jonesboro voters reject 2 taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    Voters in Jonesboro turned down two sales tax issues that would have funded several road improvement projects and created an economic development recruitment committee while residents in the neighboring town of Brookland supported a tax that will help pay for water system repairs during special elections Tuesday.

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  10. Voters approve 2 cent sales tax increase in BrooklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Brookland Mayor Kenneth Jones previously told Region 8 News that in order to keep up with growth in the town, citizens would have to determine how they wanted to pay for a new water well. Tuesday night, citizens answered.

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  11. Brookland church broken into, donated items stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Region 8 churchgoers were surprised and disappointed at Sunday morning services when they found someone had stolen items intended to help those in need. The Craighead County Sheriff's Department responded to the Christian Life Center in Brookland where Pastor Scott Trayler discovered two buildings had been broken into.

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  12. Jonesboro, Brookland go to polls over growth-driven projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... have to put a lot of the projects on hold. We're working hard to get the word out about how important this is." In Brookland, about 8 miles northeast of Jonesboro, officials placed a 2 percent citywide sales tax issue on the town's ballot. Mayor ... 2 comments

  13. Gay Man Kicked Out Of Arkansas Church With Terrible, Terrible LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | Unicorn Booty

    John 13:34 says "love one another". That was a long time ago, though, and who reads books these days anyways? So maybe the Woods Chapel General Baptist Church in Brookland, Arkansas hadn't heard that phrase before.

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  14. Church removes man for homosexual lifestyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    A church in Arkansas, US, sent a letter to one of their members announcing he would be removed from their membership role because he had decided to "embrace the homosexual lifestyle". Dylan Settles shared an image of the letter on Facebook that he claims to have received from Woods Chapel General Baptist Church in Brookland, Arkansas.

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  15. Church To Gay Man In Arkansas: 'Turn From Sinful Lifestyle'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | CBS Local

    In a situation that has some similarities to a Colorado transgender woman's last month, a man in Arkansas says he has been forced out of his church because of his sexual orientation. DylA n Settles, a resident of Jonesboro, says Woods Chapel General Baptist Church in nearby Brookland sent him a letter over the weekend stating they "voted to remove from the church membership role" because he is gay.

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  16. AR: Man expelled from church because of sexual orientationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | FOX Carolina

    ... Settles who was expelled from the church said. He has been a member of Woods Chapel General Baptist Church in Brookland for the last six years, but said the past five months he had spotty attendance. So when he first saw the letter in the mail, he ...

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  17. Arkansas Baptist Church Kicks Out Gay 20-Year-OldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Advocate

    After six years as an active member of Woods Chapel General Baptist Church in Brookland, Ark., Dylan Settles received a letter this week telling him that he was no longer welcome because he is gay. "We as the church board here at Woods Chapel General Baptist Church, have with great sorrow, voted to remove your name immediately from the church membership role," the letter reads.

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  18. Young Gay Man Kicked Out Of Church For "Embracing The Homosexual Lifestyle"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Queerty

    Dylan Settles thought he was being a good Christian by going to church on Sunday, saying his prayers each night and listing God as his number one hero on his Facebook profile. But leaders of his church, the Woods Chapel General Baptist Church in Brookland, Arkansas, feel otherwise.

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  19. Gay Man's Letter Removing Him from Church for 'Sinful Lifestyle' Goes ViralRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Towleroad

    Dylan Settles received a letter from Woods Chapel General Baptist Church in Brookland, Arkansas this week removing him as a member for choosing "to embrace the homosexual lifestyle." "It has come to the attention of the Church body, that you have made it known publicly, of your choice to embrace the homosexual lifestyle.

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  20. Church tells gay man he's unwelcome as member unless he repentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    KARK reported last night on an item that got quite a bit of traffic on my Facebook page yesterday - a letter from the Woods Chapel General Baptist Church in Brookland to Dylan Settles telling him he could no longer be a member because he'd come out as gay. After I shared an image of the letter posted on the Forbidden Hillcrest page, it drew 74 comments, most critical of the church.

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