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  1. Defense, cold bats doom Sport ShopRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Benton Courier

    After shutting out Beebe 7-0 in the opening round of the Junior American Legion State Tournament, Benton Sport Shop's season came to an end on Sunday when Benton fell 6-3 to Texarkana at Gary Hogan Field in Little Rock. Sport Shop lost 3-1 to Paragould on Saturday to fall to the loser's bracket.

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  2. Man dies at Dr. Pepper plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KAIT-TV

    PARAGOULD, AR - A Region 8 man died after falling through the skylight of the Dr. Pepper plant in Paragould. According to Lieutenant Ken Jackson with Paragould police, 76-year-old Marion Bunch of Lake City died during a work site accident Monday afternoon.

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  3. August hearing set in corpse-abuse caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | NWAonline

    A woman who police say hid the remains of her boyfriend in her home for a year to collect his Social Security benefits will be charged with abusing a corpse and fraud in Greene County Circuit Court in August. Gloria Marie Tensley, 65, of Paragould will be formally charged Aug. 29. She is being held in the Greene County jail in Paragould in lieu of $50,000 bond set by Greene County District Judge Dan Stidham.

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  4. Despite lifesaving efforts, girl found in pool dies at hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | NWAonline

    A 4-year-old girl found unresponsive in an above-ground swimming pool earlier this week at a home in Greene County was pronounced dead at an out-of-state hospital Thursday, according to the sheriff's office. Authorities said the child, identified as Jayden McGinnis, had been in 3-foot-deep water for five to 10 minutes Tuesday evening at a home in the 3200 block of Greene County Road 731 in Paragould before she was discovered by her mother.

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  5. Oldies show planned at Collins TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | KAIT-TV

    PARAGOULD, AR - If you want to enjoy a show full of the oldies you know and love, an event this weekend is for you. The Collins Theater in Downtown Paragould presents The Ultimate Oldies Show including your favorite songs from the '50s, '60s, and '70s.

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  6. Thief takes every vegetable from 'self-serve' produce stand, leaves 49 cents in exchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | KAIT-TV

    PARAGOULD, AR - "Fairview Fresh Produce" in Paragould is fueled by three acres of crops in Greene County. "We have okra, squash, tomatoes, cantaloupe, and watermelon," Ty Middleton said.

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  7. Capson Physicians Insurance Company Plaintiff - Appellant v. MMICRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | FindLaw

    ... Dr. Hasik is a physician who specializes in obstetrics and gynecology. In 2007, he opened his own practice in Paragould, Arkansas, and obtained professional liability insurance from State Volunteer Mutual Insurance Company (State Volunteer). In ...

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  8. Police: Woman hid corpse, spent from his bank accountRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | NWAonline

    A woman hid the remains of her boyfriend in her Fourth Avenue home for nearly a year so she could continue collecting his Social Security benefits after he died, Paragould police say. She now faces charges of abusing a corpse and fraud.

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  9. Affidavit: Woman collected benefits of dead man found in homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    The Paragould Police Department stated that skeletal remains were found in a home at 122 N. 4th Ave. Tuesday afternoon. Court documents state the man who made the discovery was living with Tensley for about three months before discovering the body.

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  10. Paragould corpse lucrative for housemate, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Arkansas Times

    So one of those weird crime stories popped up this week - the case of a long-dead corpse found in the home of a Paragould woman by the woman's roommate of three months. Gloria Marie Tensley, 65, was arrested Tuesday after the discovery.

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  11. Free fish fry to share message of John 3:16 MinistriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    PARAGOULD, AR - A free fish fry hopes to bring awareness to a cause helping Greene County men. John 3:16 Ministries is sponsoring a free fish fry Saturday, July 23, at Browns Chapel Baptist Church in Paragould at 5 p.m. John 3:16 Ministries is a faith-based rehab program in Charlotte, AR, for men battling addiction.

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  12. Man in Paragould discovers remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Arkansas Online

    Paragould police are investigating after a man said he found skeletal remains Tuesday in a house, police said.

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  13. GR8 Job: Church group generously gives to community outreach programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    PARAGOULD, AR - A program helping to connect officers and children in a local community received a sizable donation. The Paragould Police Department states on their Facebook page a youth group from the First United Methodist Church recently donated a "large amount of juices and snacks" to the Cops 2 Kids program.

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  14. Genealogy Query - UNKNOWN : UNKNOWN : UNKNOWN : UNKNOWN : UNKNOWNRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 16 | Cousinconnect.com

    I was born october19, 1964 a female in Paragould Ar, Greene county. I am searching for my birth mother, birth father or any siblings I might have.

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  15. Cougars rebound in Legion tourney with 15-10 victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... what this team can do." Conway moves on to play at 10 a.m. Sunday in another elimination game against the loser of Paragould and Jacksonville at Hendrix. Staff writer Andy Robertson can be reached by email at [email protected] or by ...

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  16. Dollar General donates books to free libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | KAIT-TV

    PARAGOULD, AR - A Paragould Dollar General donated two boxes full of books for people in the community to read. According to the Pay It Forward Paragould Facebook page, the books will go to the free libraries.

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  17. Softball | 7/12/2016Wendy Hogue Announces Three Transfer SigneesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Southern Miss

    ... of Nelson, had valuable experience as a true freshman at Arkansas, pitching 40 2/3 innings. She hails from Paragould, Ark., where she produced incredible numbers. Carter struck out 352 batters as a freshman and had 860 in her first three years, ...

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  18. Sex offender wanted in Paragould arrested in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | KAIT-TV

    Paragould Police Sergeant Rhonda Thomas tells Region 8 News that the Paragould police and U.S. Marshal Service tracked Richard Whittaker to Las Vegas where he was arrested without incident. Paragould police issued a warrant for Whittaker's arrest back in April after he failed to report to his parole and probation officer, and failed to register as a Level 3 sex offender.

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  19. Paragould police officer gives snacks to kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | KAIT-TV

    A Paragould police officer goes above and beyond the call of duty... even in the summer heat. A local woman saw Officer Tron Beesley passing out snacks to a group of children at an apartment complex.

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  20. Paragould Subway robbed at gunpoint; suspect in LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | KAIT-TV

    PARAGOULD, AR - Paragould police are awaiting extradition of a suspect who allegedly robbed a Subway at gunpoint. The robbery happened on June 10 at the location at 203 East Kingshighway.

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