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  1. Sensibaugh, SueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newark Advocate

    A funeral service for Sue Sensibaugh, 71 of Newark, will be held at 11:30 am, Saturday, September 22, 2018 at First United Methodist Church, 88 N. 5th St., Newark with Pastor Bruce Dickerson officiating. An Eastern Star service will precede the funeral service.

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  2. Search for missing woman continues with no new leadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    Independence County - The search for a missing woman whose car showed up nearly three weeks after her family says she vanished, continues. Independence County Sheriff Shawn Stephens said the search for Brooke Allensworth continues, but no new leads have come about since her car turned up under a rural bridge on July 27. The mother of three was last seen near Newark and Oil Trough.

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  3. Missing woman's car found abandoned under bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... Brooke Allensworth's car was found abandoned under a rural bridge last Friday. The mother of three was last seen near Newark and Oil Trough. Allensworth's dad told us his daughter was at a salon getting her nails and hair done the day before ...

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  4. Sheriff: Suspects in Independence Co. shooting locatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | KAIT-TV

    ... in connection with the shooting. Sheriff Shawn Stephens says on Wednesday that 33-year-old Michelle Bramblett of Newark was located. So far, only Joseph Bramblett and Berger are facing charges. The July 16 shooting sent one man to the hospital and ...

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  5. Suit alleges homes law in Newark targets poorRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2018 | NWAonline

    A ban on mobile homes based on price rather than livability discriminates against poor people at a time when housing options are limited, a federal lawsuit filed against the city of Newark says. The lawsuit filed last week by an advocacy group on behalf of five Independence County residents says a Newark ordinance that bans cheaper mobile homes is aimed at keeping out people who have lower incomes.

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  6. Suit alleges discrimination in manufactured housing ordinanceRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2018 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    In the 72-page complaint, filed by attorneys Phil Telfeyan and Marisa Hatton of the Washington, DC-based Equal Justice Under Law, Beverly Kilpatrick, Veneda Marshall, Robert Marshall, Becky Altom and Jonathan Jarvis allege that the ordinance is harmful. "This case is about the city of Newark's discriminating against some of Independence County's poorest residents simply because they are too impoverished to afford an expensive home.

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  7. City in Arkansas discriminates against poor people with mobile-home ordinance, lawsuit contendsRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2018 | Arkansas Online

    Five Independence County residents say in a lawsuit that the city of Newark is discriminating against poor people by banning the placement of certain mobile homes.

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  8. Another city challenged over ordinance aimed at banning inexpensive mobile homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2018 | Arkansas Times

    TARGETED: Civil rights group says these homes have been targeted under a Newark ordinance aimed at forcing low-cost mobile homes out of the city. A group that successfully sued McCroy over its effort ban inexpensive mobile homes has filed a similar complaint against the city of Newark.

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  9. Affidavit: Murder suspect said "I'll shoot him or myself"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | KAIT-TV

    NEWARK, AR - Recently released court documents are shedding more light on a murder investigation in Independence County on Monday. A probable cause affidavit states two women at the scene were questioned by investigators.

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  10. Suspect arrested in Newark killingRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2018 | Arkansas Online

    A 33-year-old Newark man has been arrested in Monday's shooting death of a 27-year-old Newport man, according to a news release from Independence County Sheriff Shawn Stephens.

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  11. Arkansas man, 33, arrested in fatal shootingRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2018 | Arkansas Online

    A 33-year-old Newark man has been arrested in connection with Monday's shooting death of Steven Reed, 27, of Newport, according to a news release from Independence County Sheriff Shawn Stephens.

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  12. ArDOT closing Hwy. 122 for bridge improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    NEWARK, AR - State Highway 122, north of Newark, will be closed temporarily for improvements. The Arkansas Department of Transportation announced Tuesday that, weather permitting, crews will close the highway eight miles north of Newark beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, July 9. The closure will remain in place until workers complete making improvements to the bridge over Carter Creek.

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  13. Report: Wichita State transfer Austin Reaves picks OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | Crimson And Cream Machine

    ... averaged 8.1 PPG, connected on 42.5 percent of his three-point attempts and started 11 games for the Shockers. The Newark, Arkansas, native also set the program record for three-pointers in a half when he sunk seven of them in the first period ...

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  14. Man arrested after firing shots at ex-girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | KAIT-TV

    NEWARK, AR - A confrontation between two exes landed one man behind bars. According to a police report, it happened at the 700-block of Haley Ln. in Newark on Thursday, May 3. The report states an officer located a woman at the corner of Walnut Grove Rd. and Haley Ln. The victim then told police she went to her ex's home to collect her belongings after their relationship previously ended.

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  15. Sheriff warns about fake money being used at multiple storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | KAIT-TV

    ... began getting reports about the fake bills over the weekend. The money was passed at the Doublebee's gas station in Newark and a Dollar General in Southside. "We're seeing it anywhere from $1 bills to $100 bills," Stephens said. The bills look very ...

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  16. What did Austin Reaves just do for the first time at WSU since Ron Baker?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | The Wichita Eagle

    After Austin Reaves scored a game-high 22 points in No. 22 WSU's 85-65 win over Memphis at FedEx Forum on Tuesday, the sophomore from Newark, Ark.

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  17. Sierra Club: Arkansas Power Plants Polluting Memphis AirRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | The Memphis Flyer

    Entergy's Independence Power Plant near Newark, Ark. is polluting the air in Memphis, according to Sierra Clubs in Tennessee and Arkansas.

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  18. Austin Reaves on Notre Dame loss: a I would put myself back at the lineaRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2017 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... from beyond the arc. It would have been easy for one game to derail Reaves' confidence, but the sophomore from Newark, Ark., said that wasn't an option playing for Marshall. "If you come to a film session after you have a bad game, you'll ...

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  19. Deaf custodian decorates school for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    NEWARK, AR - Being a school janitor usually comes with commotion, kids talking, trash bags opening, and chairs clanging. According to Little Rock NBC affiliate KARK, all Health Wilson hears is silence.

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  20. Select Sands Expands Its Frac Sand Market EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    ... Arkansas to house and manage its railway logistics. According to the company's press release the property, located in Newark, Arkansas, would greatly improve their rail-car loading capacity. If they exercise the option, this would be a $1.6 million ...

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