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  1. Tolls on I-40 seen in study as a way to add more lanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Arkansas Online

    Tolls could generate enough money to build an additional lane in each direction on the 110-mile section of Interstate 40 between North Little Rock and West Memphis, according to a study ordered by the Arkansas Highway Commission.


  2. Hospital reopens month after blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Arkansas Online

    WEST MEMPHIS -- A West Memphis hospital has opened its doors after a month-long closure in the aftermath of a fire.


  3. West Memphis hospital reopens its doors this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Arkansas Online

    WEST MEMPHIS - A West Memphis hospital says it has opened its doors this week after it closed down a month ago from a fire.


  4. Cargill to build facility for grainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Arkansas Online

    Cargill is planning to build a $45 million grain handling and shipping facility in West Memphis that will employ about 15 people.


  5. Suspect in slaying found in MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Arkansas Online

    A man was arrested Monday at a Memphis hotel in connection with the Sunday shooting death of a West Memphis man, authorities said.


  6. Catfishing on 'The Father of Waters'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Arkansas Online

    You never know what monsters you might catch in the Mississippi River. On June 14, for example, at the Bass Pro Shops Big Cat Quest catfishing tournament in Tunica, Mississippi, anglers Jeff Dodd and Daryl Masingale weighed in a whopping 80.55-pound blue catfish to win big-fish honors in the competition.


  7. Lane closures set for Mississippi River bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Arkansas Online

    WEST MEMPHIS - Arkansas highway officials say lanes will be closed on the Mississippi River bridge in West Memphis as crews perform work on the bridge.


  8. Work to cause lane closures on I-40 bridge to MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    Work on the Interstate 40 bridge in West Memphis will require lane closures Sunday and Monday, according to an Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department news release.


  9. Tax to revive hospital vital, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    WEST MEMPHIS -- A June 6 fire and subsequent water damage will keep the Crittenden Regional Hospital closed for at least two more weeks than originally planned.


  10. Seismic work to require I-40 lane closures on bridge to MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    Bridge work will require Interstate 40 lane closures on the Hernando DeSoto Bridge in Memphis and West Memphis later this month, officials said.


  11. Wreck shuts I-55 South bridge in West MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    The Interstate 55 southbound bridge over the Arkansas River in West Memphis is closed Wednesday morning because of an accident.


  12. 2 women accused of defacing West Memphis police memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    WEST MEMPHIS - Authorities say two women have been arrested over vandalizing the new Fallen Officers Memorial in West Memphis.


  13. I-40 bridge work to close inner lanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    Work will require lane closures beginning Monday in West Memphis near the Interstate 40 bridge over the Mississippi River, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said.


  14. Marker honors fireman, lawmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    WEST MEMPHIS -- The unveiling of a memorial Thursday for nine lawmen and a firefighter who died serving Crittenden County was painful for former West Memphis Police Chief Bob Paudert.


  15. College set to revive Delta blues stationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    Mary Toney grew up in West Memphis with the blues of Howlin' Wolf, B.B. King, Sonny Boy Williamson, Ike Turner, James Cotton, Bobby Blue Bland and others on KWEM-AM, 990.


  16. U.S. justices say officers can't be sued in 2 deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    The U.S. Supreme Court ruled unanimously Tuesday that six West Memphis police officers are immune from a lawsuit over two deaths stemming from a high-speed chase in 2004.


  17. Court sides with W. Memphis police over fatal chaseRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court sided with police officers Tuesday who were sued over a high-speed chase that ended with the deaths of the fleeing driver and his passenger.


  18. Hospital needs infusion of cashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    An increase in uninsured patients, cutbacks in federal programs such as Medicaid and an exodus of doctors relocating or retiring have left Crittenden Regional Hospital in West Memphis facing $30 million in debt.


  19. High court keeps life sentence for teen killerRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    The Arkansas Supreme Court has granted a request by the state to reverse a lower court's ruling that a juvenile sentenced to life in prison without parole for a West Memphis capital murder get a new sentencing hearing.


  20. Hollywood comes to townRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    The world premiere of Devil's Knot, the movie based on the book by Little Rock resident Mara Leveritt about a murder case against three teenagers, commonly called the West Memphis Three, took place May 3 at the Central Arkansas Library System's Ron Robinson Theater.