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The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences says the U.S. Department of Agriculture is awarding $1.6 million in grants for simulation programs targeting improved health care in the Arkansas Delta. At a news conference Wednesday, the USDA said it would give $752,832 to the Greater Delta Alliance for Health. Comment?
A number of Arkansas towns have downtown walls decorated with murals. But Pocahontas stands out with its Randolph County Quilt Trail, displaying reproductions of more than 50 quilts on buildings in its 17-square-block National Historic District. Comment?
Residents in two north Arkansas counties are gathering signatures in a bid to get alcohol-sales measures on the November general election ballot. It's the second time those in Independence and Randolph counties are trying to legalize the sale of beer and wine in grocery stores, gas stations and convenience stores, and mixed drinks in restaurants. Comment?
Kathy Elliot Hart, 54, was arrested after deputies found the body of John D. Hart, 48, about 6 a.m. Tuesday near his home on Harper Cemetery Road between Pocahontas and Maynard in Randolph County. Prosecuting Attorney Henry Boyce of Newport said in a prepared statement Tuesday evening that charges were pending after a review of the case file. 34 comments
A Pocahontas man pleaded guilty Wednesday to one count of negligent homicide in a 2014 vehicle accident that killed a Randolph County woman. Nicholas Derek Hopkins, 29, entered the plea in Randolph County Circuit Court and was sentenced to 15 years in prison, 3rd Judicial Circuit Prosecuting Attorney Henry Boyce said. Comment?
A Corning-based community health center will open a clinic in Paragould with help from a federal grant of more than $980,000, the health center's chief executive said Tuesday. Brigitte McDonald, chief executive of First Choice Healthcare, said most of the $983,403 awarded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services will help pay the salaries of a physician and nurse practitioner at the clinic for about two years. Comment?
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