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  1. NHHS junior high softball program will play first games ThursdayRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    As a member of the first New Hope High School junior high slow-pitch softball team, Swedenburg, whose maiden name is Lowery, helped a fledgling program led by former coach Cary Shepherd become a state powerhouse with 14 championships. At 5 p.m. Thursday, Swedenburg knows Shepherd, who died in 2015, will be with her at Lady Trojan Field when the New Hope fast-pitch softball program plays its first junior high games against Kosciusko.

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  2. Hope couple donates to university branchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Texarkana Gazette

    Dennis and Linda Ramsey of Hope, Ark., recently donated $10,000 to establish the James Edward and Lillian Earline Berry Endowed Scholarship at the University of Arkansas at Hope-Texarkana. The endowment will honor Linda Ramsey's parents and will provide financial assistance to a student pursuing a degree or certificate from UA Hope-Texarkana.

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  3. Arkansas Art Students Get Outdoor Inspiration From Waterfowl Field ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | AmmoLand

    HOPE, Ark. - - Students from Hampton in Calhoun County trekked two hours across the southern portion of state last week to learn all about ducks, as part of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission's Waterfowl Field Experience.

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  4. A Little More Breathing RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Daily News-Record

    ... sure if construction would need to be approved by the Board of Supervisors or City Council. City spokeswoman Mary-Hope Vass and County Administrator Stephen King said the two localities would only play a role if the CSB asked for funding for the ...

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  5. Rabid skunk found near public school, park in SWARRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    According to the Arkansas Department of Health , the skunk was found Wednesday in Hope near a park and less than a mile from a Hope public school. They say the skunk was out during the day, which is not normal behavior for the animal.

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  6. Rabid skunk found in SWAR townRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The skunk was found in Hope near a park and less than a mile from a Hope public school. according to a news release.

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  7. ID made on skull found in Red RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | NWAonline

    ... discovery. Hempstead County deputies also were looking for Joseph Christopher Cowart, 58, who disappeared from his Hope home May 15, 2012. Officials at the state Crime Lab in Little Rock forwarded it to the Center for Human Identification at the ...

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  8. Skull found by river that of 17th-century CaddoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... and is known as an "outgoing guy." Joseph Christopher Cowart, a Navy veteran who "kept to himself," vanished from his Hope, Ark., home nearly two months later on May 15, 2012. "His house was locked, and his pickup truck parked under the carport, and ...

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  9. Teen arrested in Pizza Hut robbery on Arkansas sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... fled the property with an undisclosed amount of cash, Bennett said in a press release. About 10:15 p.m. the same night, Hope, Ark., Police Department was called about a robbery at the Sonic Drive-in. Detectives there said two suspects with similar ...

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  10. 17-year-old arrested in Jan. 4 Pizza Hut robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... the property with an undisclosed amount of cash," Bennett said in a press release. About 10:15 p.m. the same night, Hope, Ark., Police Department was called about a robbery at the Sonic Drive-in. Detectives there said two suspects with similar ...

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  11. Krispy Krunchy Opens Eight New LocationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | CSP

    ... branded chicken program. The locations are Clark Oil No. 49 in Laurel, Miss.; Corner Stop in Youngsville, La.; Tab's in Hope, Ark.; Henry's Truck Stop in Orangesburg, S.C.; Quigley's Store in Iron City, Tenn.; Jumping Jacks in Lewisport, Ky.; Sac & ...

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  12. UAHT to hold Black History presentations this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Texarkana Gazette

    The Pleasant Hill Quilting Ladies will tell the story of how quilts were used to pass messages to slaves along the Underground Railroad during a Black History performance on Feb. 16 in Hempstead Hall at the University of Arkansas at Hope-Texarkana. The Multicultural Club at the University of Arkansas at Hope-Texarkana will hold two Black History Month programs in Hempstead Hall.

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  13. TV shows that bit the dust too soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 23 | Connecticut Post

    ... searching for magic deep in the uncharted Amazon, his emergency beacon starts blinking. Emmet's wife, Tess (Leslie Hope), rounds up a team consisting of their son, Lincoln, and a crew of old friends to head into the jungle in search of Emmet, ...

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  14. Former employee sues city of Hope, alleging she was forced to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Texarkana Gazette

    The city of Hope, Ark., the Hope city manager and the city's public works director are named in a federal lawsuit filed in a Texarkana federal court last week alleging violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act as well as racial and gender discrimination. Kim Holston, who worked for the city's wastewater treatment facility for approximately 18 years, alleges she was forced to retire from her position as wastewater superintendent after recovering from a serious illness.

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  15. Pat GunterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | The Countywide

    Pat Gunter, 84 of Temple, formerly of Goliad, left us and entered the heavenly door to her Lord and Savior on January 31, 2017. Pat was born in Hope, AR on September 29, 1932, to Elmer and Clio May. Pat graduated from N. Little Rock High School, where she met her lifetime sweetheart, Fred Gunter, and married him on February 2, 1951.

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  16. Area athletes choose their university teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... Henderson said. "Whatever God can give me is what I will use to do what I can do." Austin Stubber will go down as Hope's most prolific passer with nearly 9,000 yards in just three years. "Austin is an awesome kid and is in tune with his academics," ...

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  17. Across the Region: Iowa budget gap prompts one-day furlough for judicial workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Minnesota Lawyer

    ... Terry Branstad. The adjustments were drafted after revenue forecasts for the fiscal year came up lower than expected. A Hope, Arkansas, native is to become the first black chief judge of the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Lavenski Smith, ...

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  18. Sorry for blackface, Arkansas school board member tells communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | NWAonline

    ... a "lack of social consciousness." Blevins is a town of about 310 residents in Hempstead County, about 16 miles north of Hope. Nearly 30 percent of the population in the county is black while about 60 percent is white, according to the latest U.S. ...

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  19. Community ActivitiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... St. Call Susan Moore at 870-774-2819. Co-Dependents Anonymous meets 1 p.m. Thursdays and 7 p.m. Saturdays at Living Hope Group, 4009 Garland St. Call 903-792-3000 or 903-278-6245. Drug and Alcohol Recovery Class meets at 6 p.m. the first Saturday of ...

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  20. Hope native first black chief judge on 8th circuit courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | Texarkana Gazette

    A Hope, Ark., native is to become the first black chief judge of the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Judge Lavenski Smith, now of Little Rock, is to become chief judge of the St. Louis-based on March 11. He succeeds Judge William Jay Riley, whose seven-year term as chief judge is expiring.

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