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    Wednesday Mar 25 | Times-Dispatch

    During Monday night's meeting, the Walnut Ridge Regional Airport Commission discussed constructing a new building to be leased to Allied Agcat, which is working toward a centralized, expanded business. All of the company's related businesses would be incorporated into this building and Mayor Charles Snapp said they plan on adding as many as 25 jobs within the first couple of years of operation.

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    Wednesday Mar 25 | Times-Dispatch

    More than 40 were in attendance on March 18 to hear a presentation on making a good first impression for both one's business and one's community. Jessica Ledbetter with Welcome to Arkansas presented the free hospitality training, which was hosted by the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce at The Venue in downtown Walnut Ridge.

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    Wednesday Mar 25 | Times-Dispatch

    Eric and Wendy French of Pocahontas have announced the birth of a son, born March 19, 2015, at St. Bernards Birthcare Center. The baby weighed eight pounds, 13 ounces, and has been named Cooper Clyde French.

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    Wednesday Mar 25 | Times-Dispatch

    Anyone who had Zada Jewel Dickey for seventh-grade English at Walnut Ridge Junior High School will remember her stories. While teaching sentence structure and other basics of grammar and English, she enriched her classes with countless stories of her passions ~ travel and the University of Arkansas Razorbacks.

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    Wednesday Mar 18 | Times-Dispatch

    Congratulations to Walnut Ridge Mayor Charles Snapp for keeping Walnut Ridge and Lawrence County in the forefront of tourism in Arkansas. On Tuesday evening of last week, he received the Outstanding Volunteer Service Award at the annual Henry Awards Banquet held during the 2015 Governor's Conference on Tourism in Texarkana.

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    Wednesday Mar 18 | Times-Dispatch

    In a 7-1 vote, the Walnut Ridge City Council opted to support Lawrence County in its decision to locate a regional jail facility at the 6.2 acres of green space within the city limits. The acreage, which is owned by the county, is located at Southwest Sixth Street and West Elm Street.

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    Wednesday Mar 18 | Times-Dispatch

    Eric and Tiffani Simms of Walnut Ridge have announced the birth of a daughter, born Feb. 27, 2015 at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital. The baby weighed nine pounds, two ounces, and has been named Elaina Kaitlynn Simms.

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    Wednesday Mar 11 | Times-Dispatch

    Jacob Houston believes in the mission of Jumpstart Ministries and has gone through the program himself. "The program did a lot for me.

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    Wednesday Mar 11 | Times-Dispatch

    Planning for a new county jail has been temporarily halted as county officials look into the possibility of locating a regional facility in Lawrence County. At Monday night's quorum court meeting, Judge Dale Freeman said just within the last week, all plans for a new jail were changed.

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    Wednesday Mar 11 | Times-Dispatch

    Tyler and Heidi Kennedy of Walnut Ridge have announced the birth of a son, born March 2, 2015, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital. The baby weighed eight pounds, 10 ounces, and has been named Bradley Tycen Kennedy.

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    Feb 25, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    Chris Kirksey has been named the new Walnut Ridge Police chief. Mayor Charles Snapp presented him with his badge on Thursday at City Hall.

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    Feb 25, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    Lawrence County volunteers were able to raise $12,200 for this year's Have-A-Heart Wish-A-Thon to benefit Make-A-Wish. The total raised in the region during the 13-hour fundraiser on Feb. 13 was $339,410.

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    Feb 18, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    Chief Deputy Tony Waldrupe and Sheriff Jeff Yates gave an update on the Lawrence County Sheriff's Department at a Kiwanis Club meeting. They were the guests of Kari Shanks .

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    Feb 18, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    The Walnut Ridge City Council voted to turn back its Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism grant due to failure to raise the city's portion of the matching grant. About $82,000 was still needed to match the city's half of the grant, according to Alderman Anthony Pinkston.

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    Feb 11, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    Our daughter, Anna, is a freshman at Arkansas State University, where she is taking a class about World War II history on the European front. For her class project, she has been compiling information about my parents and is including information about the Walnut Ridge Army Flying School because her grandmother worked there.

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    Feb 11, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    She was preceded in death by a son, David Burnside; her parents, Charley Levi and Edith Wilson Jones; two brothers, Charles Jones and Melvin Jones; and three sisters, Wilma Higginbotham, Brenda Stone and Debbie Carter. Survivors include her husband, Marvin "Bud" Burnside, whom she married June 20, 1959; two sons, Dennis Burnside, Hoxie, and Chris Burnside, Cherokee Village; two brothers, Tom Jones, Walnut Ridge, and Russell Jones, Rockford, Ill.; four sisters, Reba Oren and Nina Kazee and husband Harold, all of Pocahontas, and Linda Parten and Pam Tate and husband Russell, all of Paragould; and six grandchildren, Kristofer Burnside, Corie Burnside, Mark Ruiz, Sydney Burnside, Holley Burnside and Ariel Allen.

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    Feb 11, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    The Walnut Ridge Airport Commission voted to apply for a second Arkansas Department of Aeronautics grant at its Monday meeting. Chair Don Cavenaugh said the revenue the airport will receive from retaining its military fuel contract allows them to be able to afford a $400,000 grant in addition to the $200,000 already approved.

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    Feb 4, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    A memorial service for Jimmy Terry Durham, who died March 1, 2014, will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Durham-Fortenberry Cemetery in Smithville. Several family members and friends were unable to attend his funeral in March due to icy weather conditions.

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    Feb 4, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    After months of working toward getting its military fuel contract renewed in spite of insufficient sales, Walnut Ridge Regional Airport was approved to continue its contract by the Defense Logistics Agency on Jan. 20. This was largely in part to the airport's work with organizations such as the federal and state emergency management agencies to set up a state staging area for use in natural disasters and other emergencies. In June of 2014, the airport entered a memorandum of understanding to promote coordination between it and the Air Coordination Group, which integrates local, state, federal and commercial aviation assets, to work together in response to emergencies and disasters.

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    Jan 28, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    Jeremy and Heather Dickson of Walnut Ridge have announced the birth of a daughter, born on Dec. 4, 2014, at St. Bernards Birthcare Center in Jonesboro. The baby weighed three pounds, 10 ounces, and has been named Hadleigh Jade Dickson.

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