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  1. Body of missing Leachville man found in St. Francis RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Courier

    The Craighead County sheriff's office says the body of a missing Leachville man has been found in the St. Francis River. The Jonesboro Sun reports the body found Monday morning in the river near Monette has been identified as Erick Perez.

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  2. Fisherman's body, boat found in riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Arkansas Online

    Craighead County officers found the body Monday morning of a 34-year-old Leachville man who disappeared on the St. Francis River early Saturday.

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  3. Body of missing Arkansas man found in riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Arkansas Online

    MONETTE - The Craighead County sheriff's office says the body of a missing Leachville man has been found in the St. Francis River.

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  4. Candidates pile up cash in fall raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2016 | NWAonline

    An eastern Arkansas candidate for the state Senate -- Rep. David Wallace -- has the largest campaign war chest among all legislative candidates, and he achieved this by lending his campaign more than $105,000, according to the latest campaign-finance reports. Wallace, a Leachville Republican, reported $95,411.79 in his campaign account through the end of last month.

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  5. Students design hydrant map for fire departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Two EAST students at Buffalo Island Central in Monette created a mobile map that will help the Leachville Fire Department. Jayden Fowler and Tyler Morris took it upon themselves to make a map with the location of every fire hydrant in the town.

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  6. Sheriff's offices plan to buy body camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... for the devices. Police departments and sheriff's offices in 27 states have signed up with the free service. The Leachville Police Department, which patrols a city of about 2,000 northeast of Jonesboro, is the only other Arkansas agency registered ...

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  7. New police chief hired in LeachvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    LEACHVILLE, AR - The Leachville Police Department recently hired a new police chief. This comes after former Chief Chris Ellis resigned March 13. Marc Taylor will begin his duties Friday.

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  8. Local police chief resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    LEACHVILLE, AR - Leachville Police Chief Chris Ellis recently resigned from his position. He took the job after former Police Chief Steve Lancaster was fired last October.

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  9. Ida ColwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Crescent-News.com

    ... Cecil, passed away Saturday, February 13, 2016, at CHP Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice Center. Ida was born in Leachville, Arkansas, on August 17, 1946, a daughter of the late Sylvia (Head) and Cliff Malone. She was a member of the Paulding Church ...

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  10. Grissom, Lula VaughnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | Visalia Times-Delta

    January 27, 2016 Tulare Lula Vaughn Grissom, 86, of Tulare passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2016. She was born to Irving and Annie White on December 30, 1929 in Leachville, Arkansas.

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  11. JPD: Shopper claims 'personal trainer' made unhealthy remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A trip to the grocery store ended with a woman running to her car after she said a man claiming to be a "personal trainer" started asking her personal questions. The 22-year-old Leachville woman told police the incident happened around 11 a.m. Wednesday in the produce aisle of Kroger, 1729 S. Caraway.

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  12. Lost circuit switcher blamed for outages in part of Region 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Entergy Arkansas crews worked all night and day in the hardest hit area in Region 8 to restore power that was knocked out overnight by the winter storm. According to Entergy mechanic Terry Edwards, the most affected area on Friday was their Blytheville network, including Manila, Leachville and several towns in eastern Craighead County.

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  13. 7-mill tax increase OK'd for schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | NWAonline

    Patrons of the Buffalo Island Central School District in Craighead and Mississippi counties approved during a special election Tuesday a 7-mill tax increase that will be used to build new schools. Plans call for construction of a kindergarten and elementary school in Leachville in Mississippi County and a junior and senior high school in Monette in Craighead County.

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  14. BIC millage proposal passes after third attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The new Kindergarten to 6th grade building in Leachville and 7th grade to 12th grade building in Monette are still a part of the plans.

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  15. Changes made to BIC millage proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Buffalo Island School District will again vote on a millage increase this week, but a few changes have been made to the proposal. The new Kindergarten to 6th grade building in Leachville and 7th grade to 12th grade building in Monette are still a part of the plans.

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  16. Changes made to BIC millage proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | KAIT-TV

    ... said they removed the new auditorium from the district's plans. The new Kindergarten to 6th grade building in Leachville and 7th grade to 12th grade building in Monette are still a part of the plans. Taylor says early voting begins Jan. 5 and the ...

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  17. Leachville police seeking donations for body camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | KAIT-TV

    LEACHVILLE, AR - The Leachville Police Department has recently signed up to begin getting donations for body cameras. They registered on BodyCameraDonations.com.

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  18. Three additional arrests made in murder of Greene Co. womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Carter told Region 8 News that 2 conspirators were arrested and one other person was arrested in connection to the case. Carter said the victim's husband, Charles Quintana, 58, was arrested, as well as Tracy Stone, 45, and Darrell Swan, 53. The arrests come after another woman, Stacey Keplinger, 36, of Leachville was arrested on capital murder charges.

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  19. Friends, family remember murdered store clerk as happy and hardworkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    ... Quintana's murder. Quintana, 45, was found inside her car, shot to death. A suspect, Stacy Keplinger, 36, of Leachville was taken into custody on Highway 168 shortly after the man who was stabbed called 911. Hours later, her loved ones gathered in ...

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  20. Woman charged with capital murder in shooting, stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    GREENE COUNTY, AR - The Greene County Sheriff's Office arrested a Leachville woman on several charges, including capital murder, in the shooting death of a Paragould woman Wednesday morning. According to Sheriff David Carter, Stacy Keplinger, 36, of Leachville was taken into custody on Highway 168 shortly after a stabbing victim called 911.

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