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  1. Newport native finds calling in duck-hunting tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    Sports and outdoor activities have always come easy for Newport native David Hohn.


  2. Former Arkansas Treasurer Shoffner Sentenced to 30 Months in PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | FOX16

    ... two payments were made at Shoffner's Little Rock residence, and two payments were made at Shoffner's home in Newport, Arkansas. Stephens testified that he concealed the $6,000 payments in a pie box when he delivered money to Shoffner in Newport. In ...


  3. Lantana mayor dedicates moment of prayer to missing Florida teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Palm Beach Post

    Lantana Mayor David Stewart starts every council meeting with a moment of silent prayer and dedicates it to someone in the community. On Monday, it was no different.


  4. Short Interest in Noranda Aluminum Holding Decreases By 56.9%Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 |

    ... the operations of its four rolling mills, which are located in Huntingdon, Tennessee; Salisbury, North Carolina and Newport, Arkansas. Receive News & Ratings for Noranda Aluminum Holding Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise ...


  5. Enlist Duo: Promising new tool for resistant weeds: Part IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Deltafarmpress

    Malcolm Haigwood says growers in his area of northeast Arkansas have "tried everything we can think of" to control hard-to-kill or herbicide-resistant weeds like Palmer amaranth and ragweed over the last two or three years. Haigwood, who operates a family farm and chemical application and land forming businesses in Newport, Ark., says he has gone back to applying the old, "yellow," dinitroanaline herbicides, the ALS products, PPO herbicides "even though those don't work very well anymore" in his quest to get problem weeds under control.


  6. Montys Plant Food Awards Five FFA ScholarshipsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Agri Marketing

    ... FFA * Keeley Brust, Burgoon, OH - Lakota High School FFA * Denae Cato, Advance, MO - Advance FFA * Lindsey Lewis, Newport, AR - New Port High School FFA * Kaeden Mollett, Greenville, IL - Greenville High School FFA "FFA is a wonderful leadership ...


  7. White River Monster spotted near Newport, ArkansasRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | PRLog US Entertainment

    ... in Arkansas. The White River Monster has eluded people for over a century. Manhunts were brought to a fever pitch in Newport, Arkansas, where people were anxious to prove the existence of the river monster. But, it went unfounded. For years, ...


  8. The nation's weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 |

    ... heat warnings were issued in southeast Kansas, southwest Missouri, northeast Arkansas and northwest Mississippi. Newport, Ark., recorded a midday high of 94 degrees with a heat index of 112 degrees. Greenville, Miss., recorded a midday high of 94 ...


  9. 3 killed in vehicle wrecks across stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    A Tuckerman man was killed Friday in a crash involving a motorcycle and a car in Newport, according to a report from the Arkansas State Police.


  10. Jackson County man killed in motorcycle crash FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    NEWPORT, AR - One person was killed in a crash in Newport Friday afternoon. It happened around 1:25 p.m. Terry L. Lucas, 53, of Tuckerman was driving a Harley Davidson motorcycle east on McClain Street. 5 comments

  11. Rharaka Rheonda Branell Gilbert - Ifeyinwa Christopher IsiekweRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    Rharaka Rheonda Branell Gilbert, who goes by Rha, and Ifeyinwa Christopher Isiekwe, who goes by Ify, were united in marriage at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 20, in the Capitol rotunda. Harold Young of Calhoun Street Church of Christ, Newport, officiated.


  12. New Jersey man killed in Newport crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    NEWPORT, AR - A New Jersey man was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Newport. According to a preliminary crash report from Arkansas State Police, a Ford pickup truck was stopped at the intersection of 3rd Street and Arkansas Highway 367 in Newport when a Honda Civic rear-ended the truck just after 10 a.m. Police identified the driver of the car as 50-year-old David S. Levant, of Emerson, New Jersey.


  13. Which Palm Beach County mayor was on TV with Vanilla Ice?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Palm Beach Post

    The Vanilla Ice Project, starring Rob Van Winkle , is airing now on the DIY network and was filmed at a home in Lantana. Van Winkle bought and renovated a home at 101 N. Atlantic Dr. Like he does with all homes on the show, he fixes the home up and then sells it.


  14. 200 new jobs coming to Newport, more expected this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    NEWPORT, AR - About 200 new jobs were announced for the Newport area over the past few months and the Economic Development Commission said these may not be the last. The Southwest Steel Processing announced at the beginning of June they would bring in 100 new jobs.


  15. Weiner announces plans to detach from Harrisburg and bring school district backRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... area. They've also partnered with 2 and 4 year universities. Cadle said they have a letter of commitment from ASU Newport. The college partnership will allow the district to provide concurrent credit classes. Community members asked many questions ... 8 comments

  16. Accused prison chaplain namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | NWAonline

    The Arkansas Department of Correction released Friday the identity of a former chaplain who is accused of having a sexual relationship with inmates. Correction Department spokesman Cathy Frye confirmed Friday that Kenneth Dewitt, 66, of Patterson, who had worked in the prison system since 2001, was reported to state police in December after two female prisoners at the McPherson Unit in Newport said they had sexual relationships with Dewitt for about 3A1 2 years.


  17. Getting it straightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... hours Monday through Friday. Joe K. Harter, 32, an inmate at the Arkansas Department of Correction's Grimes Unit in Newport, died at 3:32 a.m. Wednesday at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. About 24 hours earlier, correctional officers ...


  18. State inmate stabbed, dies at Searcy hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | NWAonline

    A state prison inmate died Wednesday after being discharged once from a hospital for a stab wound, Arkansas Department of Correction spokesman Cathy Frye said in a news release. Joe K. Harter, 32, an inmate at the Grimes Unit in Newport died at 3:32 a.m. Wednesday at the White River Medical Center in Searcy.


  19. Newport man gets life plus 165 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | NWAonline

    A Jackson County Circuit Court jury found a Newport man guilty of capital murder Wednesday in the 2013 shooting death of a 20-month old girl, 3rd Judicial Circuit Prosecuting Attorney Henry Boyce said. Circuit Judge Harold Erwin sentenced Robert Reese Friar, 37, to life in prison without parole, along with an additional 165 years for two counts of attempted capital murder and seven counts of committing a terroristic act.


  20. Newport Man Convicted in Murder of 20-Month-Old GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | FOX16

    ... jury's verdict hopefully sends a message that gun violence will not be tolerated in the Third District," said Boyce. NEWPORT, AR - Police have released more details, including the suspect's name, in the shooting that left a 20-month-old baby dead. ...