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  1. Harrison KKK group to Memphis: give us the bones of Nathan Bedford ForrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Arkansas Times

    The Southern Poverty Law center reports that a Ku Klux Klan faction based in Harrison has offered to pay to move the remains of Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest - who served as the first Grand Wizard of the KKK - from a Memphis park to property the group owns in Harrison. Thomas Robb, leader of the Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, issued a press release earlier this week saying that the group wants to move the remains of Forrest, his wife Mary Ann, and a large bronze statute of the general, mounted on horseback, to the group's "Christian Revival Center" in Boone County.

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  2. Jonathan Jae "Jae Dog" HarrisonRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | The Indianapolis Star

    Harrison 46, of Indianapolis, passed away July 30, 2015. He was a member of Church of The Living God and Saints of Christ Church. He was employed at Hoosier Gasket Company as a Fork Lift Operator. He was a graduate of ...

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  3. Rayovac FLW Series Central Division Finale Set for Lake DardanelleRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | FishingWorld

    The Rayovac FLW Series is headed to Lake Dardanelle August 13-15 for a tournament presented by Mercury when as many as 300 pros and co-anglers will take to the water for the third and final stop of 2015 in the Central Division. "Lake Dardanelle has a lot of bass in it and they're catching them," said Walmart FLW Tour pro Robbie Dodson of Harrison, Arkansas.

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  4. The check's in the mail - for 17 yearsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Journal Gazette

    Barbara Fraizer of Harrison, Arkansas, was puzzled by the priority mail that arrived in her mailbox last week.

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  5. Up In The Trees: Local Carpenters Design and Build Deluxe TreehousesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Fayetteville Free Weekly

    Staff Photo Nick Brothers The Natural State Treehouses crew Conner Smith, Joshua Walters, Jake Bon Trager, Josh Hart and Nick Serra sit atop their current treehouse project in Harrison, Ark. Josh Hart is living his dream job.

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  6. Marion County sheriff dies at 67Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... Pulaski, Faulkner, Craighead, Desha and Marion counties before becoming the assistant troop commander of Troop I in Harrison. In 1989, Vickers was awarded the Valor Award, the highest honor bestowed by the state police, after shooting a man who drew ...

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  7. Paul E. SublettRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... survived by his mother, Wanda Apple of Sterling, Ill; son, Jason Sublett of Greenbrier and fiancee Trisha Oligur of Harrison, Ark.; daughter, Chelsea Burks (Kenneth) of Benton, Ark.; two grandchildren, Abby and Braxton Burks; two brothers, Terry ...

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  8. Harrison teen's dreams derailed after being denied cheerleading tryoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    A 13-year-old girl, who hopes to become a cheerleader for the Cincinnati Bengals someday is afraid her dreams may been dashed this week. Destiny Thomas, who's confined to a wheelchair, because she has cerebral palsy, wanted to try out for Harrison Junior High School's cheer team, but as WLWT News 5 investigative reporter Todd Dykes discovered the school said no.

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  9. Harrison Arkansas Hate Capitol of the StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | CNN

    ... were driving to Eureka Springs , to renew our wedding vows , which is a wonderful diverse city about 50 miles from Harrison Arkansas. Harrison is known for its hateful displays of discrimination such as placing adds in the local news paper warning ...

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  10. 3 former Bears setting national Seniors recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Log Cabin Democrat

    Guy-Perkins basketball coach John Hutchcraft, Joe Couch, who has coached at several places and Donnie Smith of Harrison were members of the Arkansas Travelers, who recently won their fourth straight 3-on-3 basketball title in the National Senior Games in Minneapolis. Smith, who recently retired as Harrison superintendent, was a senior at UCA when Couch was a sophomore and Hutchcraft a freshman.

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  11. 7 districts first to apply for charter-like waiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | NWAonline

    Seven traditional Arkansas school districts -- including Bentonville, Rogers and Harrison -- are the first to try out a new state law that allows them to apply for the kinds of legal waivers that were previously reserved for charter schools. The seven pioneer districts are asking to be exempted from a variety of requirements, some of which deal with duty-free lunches for staff members; alternative learning environments for students not successful in regular classrooms; the hiring and firing of teachers and support staff; grading scales; and definitions of instructional time.

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  12. Military News July 18Read the original story

    Jul 17, 2015 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... science degree through the Community College of the Air Force. Daniels is the son of James Rodney Daniels of Harrison, Ark., and Tina Daniels of Cleveland, Ark., and grandson of Billy and Donna Holcomb and Freddie and Sheryl Rogers of Harrison, Ark.

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  13. Fast ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... and Rural Roots, and they'll be onstage at Beacon Park, 6238 Sand Flat Road, on U.S. 65, five miles north of Harrison. Tickets are $10 each for Thursday and Friday, $12 on Saturday, $25 for a three-day pass. (870) 426-3477 or (870) 577-2455 or visit ...

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  14. Pastors opt out of performing gay marriagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    Several ministers have told the Boone County clerk that they 'would prefer not to' marry same-sex couples and want to be removed from a reference list kept in the clerk's office in Harrison.

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  15. A heritage of hatred, brutality, treason, terrorism & liesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... state line as part of a litter campaign. Robb was identified as "den commander" of a Klan group in Harrison, Arkansas , at the time. When confonted with this and the fact she herself had been present at a Klan gathering with her husband, she ...

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  16. The KKK will hold a Labor Day cross burning - and they want supporters to bring their childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | The Raw Story

    The KKK wants its supporters to spend Labor Day weekend with them, according to its website - and they really want their children to come too. The notorious hate group will be holding its "National Congress" in Harrison, Arkansas. 2 comments

  17. Klan camp: KKK developing 'a mighty army' of white...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | The Raw Story

    The Ku Klux Klan is encouraging interested citizens to attend a five-day training camp later this month, where students will study leadership skills intended to help them become better advocates of white supremacy in their own communities. Listed under "national events" on the KKK website is the Soldiers of the Cross Training Institute , to take place on July 20-25 outside of Harrison, Arkansas. 4 comments

  18. Federal, local authorities ask victims to come forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | The Evening Sun

    Steven Lesmeister was indicted June 4 on three federal felony charges for sending unprovoked lewd messages and videos to juvenile females in Virginia, New York and North Carolina. Lesmeister is 38 and from Harrison, Arkansas.

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  19. A Heritage of Hatred, Brutality, Treason, Terrorism & LiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... state line as part of a litter campaign. Robb was identified as "den commander" of a Klan group in Harrison, Arkansas at the time. When confonted with this and the fact the she herself had been present at Klan gathering with her husband she ...

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  20. Missouri store owner who said Confederate flag is not about 'hate' is married to the KlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | The Raw Story

    ... state line as part of a litter campaign. Robb was identified as "den commander" of a Klan group in Harrison, Arkansas at the time. Robb also admitted that she had previously attended Klan get-togethers, but "That was years ago, and that is not even ...

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