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  1. Are preachers selling out their congregations to mingle with politicians?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... you for your policies on prison reform and urban initiatives." (Sharon Nesbitt, senior pastor of Dominion Church in Marion, Ark.) "I'm elated to know, first of all, that you're a man of your word. Secondly, you have an ear to hear from God. With ...


  2. Elizabeth Jane MeltonRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 13 | Adair Progress

    She was born October 12, 1959 in Adair County to the late James Marion and Thelma Hudson Giles. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Virgil Melton, and one brother, James "Buster" Giles, Jr. She was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Campbellsville and a homemaker.


  3. Crittenden County Coalesces Around Mega Site PushRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 |

    Crittenden County and the cities of Marion and West Memphis have passed a joint, cooperative economic development resolution to promote 1,800 undeveloped acres as a "mega site" to attract large industry to the area.


  4. VIDEO: Chain reaction crash shuts down I-55Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    CRITTENDEN COUNTY, AR - A multi-vehicle crash early Tuesday morning shut down parts of Interstate 55. The Arkansas Department of Transportation reported the crash occurred between Marion and West Memphis at mile marker in Crittenden County. In an early tweet, ArDOT stated the crash involved 2-3 tractor trailers.


  5. 1,800 acres to be used for "Mega Site" in Crittenden CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | KAIT-TV

    WEST MEMPHIS, AR - An 1,800-acre site in Crittenden County will be promoted as a "Mega Site" as officials attempt to bring a large industrial project to the region, officials said Thursday. According to a post on the City of West Memphis' Facebook page, the Crittenden County Quorum Court, as well as the cities of Marion and West Memphis approved a cooperative economic development resolution.


  6. Liberal Blind Spots Are Hiding the Truth About 'Trump Country'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... a cheap motel after work. "But they'll get the best health care, the best education, the best food. Meanwhile I'm in Marion, Arkansas. All I want is some chickens and a garden and place to go fishing once in a while." What my father seeks is not a ...


  7. Driver, 2 passengers killed in overnight crash in MarionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2018 | NWAonline

    The single-vehicle wreck happened shortly after 1:10 a.m. as 58-year-old Charles Massey was driving a Chevrolet Cruze north on Arkansas 77 in Marion, according to a preliminary report. Police say the car left the highway in Crittenden County and "made contact with a sign" before striking a tree.


  8. ASP: Three killed in Crittenden Co. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2018 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    CRITTENDEN COUNTY, AR - A crash in Crittenden County early Sunday claimed the lives of three people, according to a preliminary fatal crash summary from the Arkansas State Police. Charles Massey of Marion, Ray Smith of West Memphis and Calvin Beaugard of Sunset were traveling north in a 2014 Chevrolet Cruze on Highway 77 near Marion around 1:10 a.m. July 8 when the crash happened.


  9. Hagar continues mastery at MagnoliaRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2018 | Commercial Dispatch

    The Marion, Arkansas native uses each week he races on the United Sprint Car Series as an audition for a step up to a bigger opportunity, potentially a full-time ride on the World of Outlaws sprint car series. "That's what we're in it for - to make a dollar and put our name out there," Hagar said.


  10. 2 men arrested in fatal shooting of off-duty Arkansas officerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | NWAonline

    Capt. Joe Baker of the West Memphis Police Department said Demarcus Darnell Parker, 25, was taken into custody Wednesday at his home in Marion. George Jealvontia Henderson, 22, was arrested Thursday in Memphis with assistance from a multiagency gang unit and authorities in Shelby County, Tenn., the department said in a Facebook post.


  11. Arrest made in fatal shooting of off-duty Arkansas officer; second suspect still at largeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | NWAonline

    ... Memphis Police Department Capt. Joe Baker said Demarcus Darnell Parker, 25, was taken into custody Wednesday at his Marion home for his involvement in the death of Oliver Johnson Jr. Johnson, an officer with the Forrest City Police Department., was ...


  12. Arkansas insurer's license unfairly suspended, judge rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | NWAonline

    The Arkansas Insurance Department had no justification to summarily suspend a Marion agent's license, Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen ruled Wednesday. The judge said state regulators appeared to have been punishing Matthew Glass for exercising his constitutional right to legal counsel.


  13. Ex-officer arrested in fight, chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2018 | NWAonline

    An Arkansas police officer who was fired after she reportedly fought with guests at a hotel where she was attending a baby shower while off duty is now facing charges including aggravated assault, authorities said. Wendi Schuchardt, 40, of Marion, who joined the West Memphis Police Department in 2013, was fired March 28 after getting into a fight with guests at the Clarion Hotel, Capt. 4 comments

  14. Rex Nelson: The Sultana disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2018 | NWAonline

    It's a slow day in downtown Marion as I pull up to the Sultana Disaster Museum at 104 Washington St. I get out of my car and hear someone calling out to me. It's the museum's one volunteer on this Thursday morning.


  15. Area restaurants honored with Food Hall of Fame recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... recognition. They include Clara's Midway Cafe in Tyronza, Presley's Drive In in Jonesboro, Tacker's Shake Shack in Marion, the Skillet Restaurant in Mountain View and Uncle John's in Crawfordsville. According to the Department of Heritage website, ... 17 comments

  16. LR Hall adjusts to slow paceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | NWAonline

    ... out our plan, but we talked about it at halftime, and I think we came up with the right answers." West Memphis beat Marion for the third time this season as senior sixth man Sidney Stinson scored 17 points and grabbed 10 rebounds. The Blue Devils ...


  17. Marion runs past SheridanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Arkansas Online

    WEST MEMPHIS -- Knowing his team averaged over 70 points per game in the regular season, Marion Coach Nathan Clayborn didn't think the Patriots would have trouble scoring against Sheridan in the first round of the Class 6A state tournament.


  18. Other daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | NWAonline

    ... Monday. The state Department of Human Services, which initiated the investigation against John Heath, principal at Marion Junior High School in Marion (Crittenden County), also has abandoned its complaint of child abuse against Heath. But the agency ... 2 comments

  19. ASP: Pedestrian killed in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | KAIT-TV

    WEST MEMPHIS, AR - A Crittenden County man died Friday in a vehicle/pedestrian crash in West Memphis, according to a preliminary fatality report from the Arkansas State Police . John Demit Wood of Marion was walking with someone else, going west on the north side of Highway 191 around 11:20 p.m. Friday, when a vehicle crossed the fog line and struck Wood and the other person, ASP said.


  20. AR man sentenced to 40 years after guilty pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | KAIT-TV

    MARION, AR - A man pleaded guilty and was sentenced prior to his jury trial in Crittenden County. Freddie Lee Wright, Jr., 38, pleaded guilty on Thursday to possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, according to a news release from Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington.


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