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  1. Longtime Arkansas high school basketball coach Barry Pruitt dies at 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | NWAonline

    Former Jonesboro High School basketball coach Barry Pruitt, who coached the Hurricane to two state titles and more than 500 victories, died Sunday afternoon after a short illness. He was 72. Known for his shrill sideline whistling and a knack for getting his team prepared to play, Pruitt spent 28 years as Jonesboro's head coach, retiring after the 2009 season.

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  2. Family of 'Trenchmonster' thrilled by Razorbacks offerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | NWAonline

    When Florida State defensive tackle commitment Robert Cooper received a scholarship offer from Arkansas on Wednesday, his mother, a Forrest City native, and other family members in the state were thrilled. Cooper, 6-3, 354 pounds, of Snellville South Gwinnett, has 24 other scholarship offers, including ones from Alabama, Michigan, LSU, Notre Dame, Oklahoma and Georgia.

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  3. Police finish investigation into state trooper accused of writing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | NWAonline

    The Arkansas State Police said Thursday that it had finished investigating a complaint against a trooper who'd been accused of writing a traffic citation last year as payback. Jericho Police Chief Roy Hill filed a complaint May 10 that accused state police Cpl.

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  4. St. Francis County JPs raise budget of coroner by $3,500Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | NWAonline

    A $3,500 increase approved by the St. Francis County Quorum Court will raise the county coroner's annual budget to $10,501, but it's still not enough to do the job, Chief Deputy Coroner Effie Clay said. Clay and Coroner Stanley Hurst, who took office Jan. 1, had asked the Quorum Court for $64,181, which included the cost of a transport vehicle, labor and supplies.

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  5. Arkansas man gets 10 years for killing horseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | NWAonline

    A Forrest City man charged with fatally shooting a horse pleaded guilty to felony counts of aggravated animal cruelty and first-degree criminal mischief. The Times-Herald reported that 19-year-old Brandon Mitchell was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in the Arkansas Department of Corrections.

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  6. 2 Arkansans among Obama clemenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | NWAonline

    Michael Sain of Holly Grove was convicted in 2000 of possessing and intending to distribute more than 500 grams of cocaine hydrochloride. After a bench trial, U.S. District Judge Billy Roy Wilson of the Eastern District of Arkansas sentenced him to 210 months in prison, or 17.5 years.

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  7. 25-year-old killed after vehicle leaves Arkansas road, hits tree, catches fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | NWAonline

    Larun Jermain Livingston, was driving east at 12:15 a.m. when his car left the road and struck a tree in front of a house in the 1300 block of East Rolling Hills Drive, according to police spokesman Sgt. Craig Stout.

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  8. News in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | NWAonline

    The Delta Spark Accelerator will help businesses use technology and data analytics to find new customers. Identifying new customers is "one of the primary challenges for" small business owners, according to a news release issued by Local First Arkansas and the Delta Regional Authority.

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  9. Har-Ber avoids crises in openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2016 | NWAonline

    Junior guard Annabel Weber and senior post player Juliza Brown each scored 10 points as the Wildcats rolled to a 48-28 victory over St. Benedict of Cordova, Tenn., during the Crossover Turkey Classic at Pulaski Academy. Har-Ber overcame a 5-0 deficit, outrebounded the Lady Eagles 33-22 and forced St. Benedict to commit 20 turnovers.

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  10. Arkansas man gets 40 years for fatal stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | NWAonline

    A Forrest City man admitted to fatally stabbing a man in the man's home and was sentenced to 40 years in the Arkansas Department of Correction. Kamron Morris, 24, pleaded guilty to first-degree murder Monday in St. Francis County Circuit Court, said Circuit Court Clerk Betty Green.

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  11. Arrest in assault costs trooper jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | NWAonline

    Arkansas State Police fired a trooper last week over accusations that he'd beaten his girlfriend and been dishonest about his past. Jeffery Cross, 32, was employed by the state police Highway Patrol division in Forrest City when authorities were called to his home in Marvell the evening of Aug. 22. The Phillips County sheriff's office reported finding Cross' girlfriend, Pamela Kirkland, 52, bruised and bleeding from her mouth.

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  12. DHS reviews accessibility at one officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2016 | NWAonline

    The Arkansas Department of Human Services is performing a review after West Memphis police officers couldn't reach agency personnel to assist with a baby found in a restaurant parking lot last week, an agency spokesman said Saturday. On Wednesday, officers were called to the Krystal at 1804 N. Missouri St. about 2:20 p.m. after a baby was left in the parking lot.

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  13. Forrest City 60, Greenbrier 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2016 | NWAonline

    Kendriel Johnson ran 95-yards for a touchdown that put Forrest City ahead 42-14 at halftime on its way to the victory over Greenbrier . Treunta Hunt added a 20-yard touchdown run and Antione Wilson scored on a 17-yard reception.

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  14. Forrest City 56, Blytheville 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | NWAonline

    Randal Moore threw four touchdown passes, two to Trajan Norment for Forrest City in its victory over Blytheville .

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  15. Festivities salute 15th year of KIPP Delta school groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | NWAonline

    Scott Shirey, a founder and executive director of KIPP Delta, welcomed about 300 guests to the event, saying the evening wouldn't be the typical dinner and a program. "Join us in getting a little loose and celebrate with us tonight," he said.

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  16. No. 9 Wynne 63, Forrest City 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | NWAonline

    Ta'von Hicks ran 5 and 7 yards for touchdowns in the first half, then 3 yards for one more to help Wynne beat Forrest City . Jaylon McDaniel caught a 10-yard Luke Chapman pass for a first-quarter touchdown and ran 15 yards for another after halftime.

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  17. Surgery an option for RJ Glasper after separating shoulderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | NWAonline

    NWA Democrat-Gazette/J.T. Wampler OFF THE GLASPER: Arkansas guard R.J. Glasper puts up a layup during practice Monday in Fayetteville. Glasper, fresh off leading Forrest City to its second Class 5A championship in three years, joins fellow Mustang Trey Thompson after the two starred on Forrest City's 2014 title team.

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  18. Other daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | NWAonline

    That bootleggers are operating extensively at Reydel, New Gascony and Cornerstone, in the southeastern part of Jefferson county, and that the liquor sold by the bootleggers was responsible for two crimes there Saturday night, was charged today by John M. Gracie, the big planter, of New Gascony. Harrison McCager, negro hostler on the Gracie plantation, shot his wife Saturday night.

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  19. Moore's six touchdown passes lead to Forrest City routRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2016 | NWAonline

    Forrest City overcame a penalty-marred first half with a dominating second half to take a 40-14 5A-East Conference victory over Valley View on Friday night at Sam Smith Stadium. Forrest City was penalized eight times in the first two quarters and allowed Valley View to take an early lead.

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  20. Mustangs ride Moore's arm to beat Cougars in wild oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2016 | NWAonline

    Forrest City quarterback Randle Moore threw seven touchdown passes, and the Mustangs overcame a halftime deficit to defeat the Helena-West Helena Central Cougars 54-42 Friday at Sam Smith Stadium. Forrest City's Kendriel Johnson returned the opening kickoff 75 yards for a touchdown and Moore hit Trajan Norment for the two-point conversion to put the Mustangs up 8-0.

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