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  1. Most Recent CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Brooklynian

    ... Hall two weeks ago or so. Al D'Amato thought that the gridlock in Albany over this did not look good at all. Anthony Weiner thought this is an example why NYC should petition for home rule. I suppose if the city was able to withhold something they ...

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

    Sunday Jun 21 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    WEINER, AR - The community of Weiner isn't giving up the fight to bring their school district back. Thursday night, a community meeting was held at the Arkansas Rice Festival Building to inform community members about the plan. 1 comment

  3. Rural Arkansas struggles after schools closeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... into another's future. "I've seen families who have completely sold their homes and moved to other districts," said Weiner native Tisha Westerman. "I have seen empty homes. I have seen businesses close." With 4 generations of Weiner High School ...

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  4. Weiner Elementary students show off their school, workRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    WEINER, AR - Students at Weiner Elementary School decided to give the public a look at what they've been up to this school year. The school opened up its doors and held an open house for the public from 7 a.m. until noon Wednesday.

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  5. Jonesboro organization serves 100 homeless peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    ... nate than ourselves." The volunteers who made this event possible were also from all over Region 8, from Paragould to Weiner to Jonesboro. Copyright 2015 KAIT . All rights reserved.

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  6. Recycling efforts improve in Poinsett CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    ... mobile recycling trailers for electronics that travel to cities all over the county. This week the trailers are in Weiner, behind the Rice Festival Building. The city of Harrisburg recently purchased an E-Trailer that will be a permanent resource in ...

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  7. Mad Men, Season 7, Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Slate Magazine

    Do either of you watch Silicon Valley ? Although these two shows could not be more tonally different - juvenile comedy schtick set in the ever-present vs. mannered though sometimes very funny period drama - there have nonetheless been a handful of alarmingly parallel plot developments this season. . For example, this week, the lovable morons of Pied Piper had to hustle, yet again, to avoid being absorbed by the tech giant Hooli.

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  8. The 'Mad Men' Premiere Was All About One Jewish WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Forward

    ... out: "She lived the life she wanted to live. She had everything." This line is significant. "Mad Men" creator Matthew Weiner has said in the past that Don, like Rachel, craves assimilation. They both want to belong. "They're both there with their ...

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  9. Pig roast raised money for Miracle LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    WEINER, AR - The third annual Weiner pig roast was held Saturday night to raise funds for the Miracle League of Jonesboro. This pig roast is the biggest fundraiser for the organization.

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  10. Senate bill to create Arkansas agriculture schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    WEINER, AR - A bill sits on the Governor's desk that will create a pilot program for agriculture schools. Senate Bill 1037 would build partnerships between schools and the agri community.

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  11. BBQ dinner to work miracles for a third straight yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Darrell Hicks and the Cajun Cookers are getting ready to feed hundreds of people this Saturday night. The third annual Weiner Pig Roast, to benefit the Miracle League of Jonesboro, features BBQ and jambalaya.

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  12. Weiner schools may rise again through little-noticed billRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    Rick Fahr, a former newspaperman and proud graduate of Weiner High School, wrote me yesterday about a little-noticed piece of legislation that he believes is intended to lead to the re-establishment of the Weiner School District , consolidated after great furor with Harrisburg when it fell below the 350-student cap. It's headed to House passage, probably today. 6 comments

  13. Free health screenings promote community health for all agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    WEINER, AR - Members of a Region 8 community took advantage of free health screenings Wednesday morning. Jamie Bartholomew, Weiner Elementary School of Innovation Nurse, partnered with the Weiner Cardinal Community Center to sponsor the event.

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  14. Victorian festival fetes history, maritime life and costumes in Port TownsendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... Strait of Juan de Fuca; Cotton Building; general admission pass. Noon - "Sextants and Celestial Navigation" with Tom Weiner; Cotton Building; general admission pass.. Noon - "Victorian Bicycles"; Jack Sebben will trace the evolution of bicycles and ...

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  15. Jonesboro Parks fundraiser pulls in money for Miracle LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... Bike Club. They're the meat of the team. That's why we're 'Meat and Greek.'" The Miracle League's next event is the Weiner Pig Roast April 4 at 6 p.m. at the Weiner High School gym. For tickets, contact the Jonesboro Parks Department or the Miracle ...

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  16. Bill helps to save small Arkansas school districts from consolidationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    WEINER, AR - Small schools in Arkansas may finally have hope of escaping consolidation. House Bill 1263 was signed by Governor Asa Hutchinson Wednesday in Little Rock.

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  17. Thanks to These Guys, The Joshua Tree and Who's Next Now Have Title TracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | LA Weekly

    ... two had this kind of running gag with non-existent title tracks for a long time and I started getting in on it, too," Weiner says. "And at a certain point I'm like, 'This is a pretty good idea. We might actually want to record something.'" On March ...

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  18. My spirit will live in the presence of GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | San Diego Reader

    ... by him when I was 15. He allowed me to be his assistant pastor in a little church in the little country town of Weiner, Arkansas. I got a firsthand account of what it's like to be a pastor. I also felt that that was a call from God, a consciousness ...

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  19. Pittsburgh's Evening ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... HANG ON TO HER CAR. YOU CAN SEE HOW SEVERE GUSTS ARE, UP TO 60 MILES AN HOUR. DANGEROUS EVEN FOR THE OSCAR MEYER WEINER MOBILE. LOOK AT THIS. CRASHED INTO A POLE NEAR HARRISBURG. WE KNOW NO ONE WAS HURT BUT YOU CAN SEE THE FRONT END OF THE 27-FOOT ...

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  20. Students, teachers prepare for new testing assessmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    WEINER, AR - Students across the state are preparing to take the PARCC Assessment. It is the first year they will take the fully computerized exam based on Common Core curriculum.

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