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  1. RecordsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Times-Dispatch

    ... Smith, all of Black Rock and the late Thomas and Glenda Pringle, Wanda Drew and Frank Meeks. Joel and Barbara Teel of Hoxie have announced the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kassie Renee Teel, to Aaron Clay Craig, son of ...

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    Wednesday Jul 22 | Times-Dispatch

    The Hoxie City Council appointed a new member at the July 14 meeting to fill the vacancy left by alderman Rickey Mayland, who moved to Portia. Hoxie citizens Greg Coats, Jerry Decker and Danny Kopp Sr. each spoke briefly about how they would serve the city as alderman.

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  3. Fire destroys Hoxie home early Thursday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    HOXIE, AR - The Hoxie Fire Department worked a house fire early Thursday morning. According to fire crews, they received a call about the fire on the 100-block of Southwest Randolph Street at around 1:30 a.m. They say when they arrived the house was fully engulfed in flames. 2 comments

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    Wednesday Jul 15 | Times-Dispatch

    Jamey and Natalie Wilson of Jonesboro have announced the birth of their first child, a son, born July 3, 2015, at St. Bernards in Jonesboro. He is the great-grandson of Earl and Melba Crawford of Pocahontas, Zola and Jay Beary of Hoxie and James Manning of Walnut Ridge.

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    Wednesday Jul 15 | Times-Dispatch

    Nearly 200 gathered on Saturday at Hoxie's Mustang Gymnasium to mark the 60th anniversary of the 1955 integration of Hoxie School. The theme throughout the event was the importance of preserving the history and recognizing the significance of what happened during the desegregation of Hoxie School.

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  6. Hoxie School District integration marks 60th anniversaryRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 12 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    About 200 people gathered in the Hoxie High School gym to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the school district's integration. Known as the Hoxie 21, the students went to their new schools on July 11, 1955.

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  7. Hoxie schools' 1955 integration remembered as history-makingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | NWAonline

    They didn't realize when walking through the doors of Hoxie's schools 60 years ago Saturday that the students would become part the history of the South's integration. Twenty-one students entered the school July 11, 1955, after the 1954 U.S. Supreme Court decision on school integration.

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  8. Sinkhole in Hoxie may take a few days to fixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | KAIT-TV

    HOXIE, AR - Copyright 2015 KAIT . All rights reserved. Region 8 News App - Install or update on your: iPhone | Android

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  9. Crews working vehicle crash in HoxieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KAIT-TV

    HOXIE, AR - One person involved in a Hoxie crash was flown to a hospital. According to Hoxie Police Chief Glen Smith, the vehicle was headed west on SE Lindsey St. when it lost control and hit a tree.

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  10. RecordsRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    ... Gilbert Hart, whom she married Jan. 1, 1955; three daughters, Brenda Cochran, Kathy Holt and Sherry Hart, all of Hoxie; two sons, Dewayne Hart, Brownsville, Texas, and Ronnie Hart, Walnut Ridge; a brother, Alvin Howe, Paragould; a sister, Sharon ...

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    Jun 24, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    ... along Hwy. 91 South have left local fire departments scrambling to figure out what is happening. Recently appointed Hoxie Fire Chief Chris Ditto said he believes it to be the work of an arsonist due to how the fire was set in strategic areas. The ...

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  12. Fire crews investigate multiple miscanthus fires as arsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    HOXIE, AR - Authorities in Lawrence County believe three crop fires in five days are the result of arson. Farm fields north of Egypt are the target and only a specific crop has been burned so far.

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  13. Hoxie residents voice concern after 8 veteran firefighters quitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    HOXIE, AR - People in a Region 8 town are wondering if they're in good hands after 8 veteran Hoxie firefighters quit the force. It happened just days after a new fire chief was hired last week.

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  14. NTSB releases urgent safety recommendations, following deadly Hoxie train collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    HOXIE, AR - The National Transportation Safety Board issued an urgent safety recommendation to the Federal Railroad Administration following a deadly train collision in Hoxie. Two Union Pacific Railroad freight trains collided in Hoxie on Aug. 17, 2014, killing the southbound train's conductor and engineer and injuring the northbound train's conductor and engineer.

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  15. Rails to Trails project to get community inputRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR - The Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce met Thursday night to get community input on what they wanted to see with the Rails to Trail Project. This project is a walking/biking trail that runs from Hoxie to Walnut Ridge and is meant to be enjoyed by the community.

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  16. Jack ChappellRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Daily Gazette

    ROCK FALLS – Jack V. Chappell, “Do Lil,” 65, of Rock Falls, died Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at his home. Jack was born July 1, 1949, in Hoxie, Arkansas, the son of Paul W. and Myrtie L. Chappell.

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  17. State track 2015: Hoxie's Heim with shot at four medalsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    About three weeks ago, Hoxie High School track and field coach Marlin Beougher approached senior Carly Heim, and had a brief chat with her about the long jump, arguably her best track and field event in four standout seasons with the Indians. The coach hesitantly, yet bluntly, brought up the fact that Heim, the state champion as a sophomore, scratched three times in the regional long jump as a junior in 2014.

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    May 27, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    Hoxie High School Counselor Donna Pinkston was recently named secondary counselor of the year by the Arkansas School Counselor Association. She has been with Hoxie School for 34 years and said the honor is as much a reflection of her school as herself.

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    May 20, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    After discussion and citizen input, the Hoxie City Council authorized Mayor Lanny Tinker to write a draft for a new animal control ordinance that would ban specific dog breeds. Hoxie has been cracking down on animal control and picking up loose dogs, most of which have owners and have been returned.

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  20. Group works to create Hoxie 21 museumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    HOXIE, AR - A Lawrence County town will soon honor a group of students whose legacy lives on in the history books. Many have heard of the Little Rock Nine, the first group of black students integrated into the Little Rock Central High School, but before that historic moment there was the Hoxie 21. They're the first group of black students integrated into the Hoxie School District nearly sixty years ago. 1 comment

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