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  1. Arkansas Civil War markers recall tragedy in haikuRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Greenwich Citizen

    Scattered across the state, 113 aluminum plates, new historical markers erected in or planned for 62 counties, convey in 533 characters an event to be remembered. How soldiers of the 1st Kansas Colored Infantry were slain in Ouachita County as they lay wounded on the battlefield.


  2. Sentencing set for former Ouachita County judgeRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Formal sentencing is set for later this month for a former Ouachita County judge accused of awarding a disaster-relief contract in exchange for a campaign contribution. Mike Hesterly pleaded guilty earlier this year to a bribery charge involving a Federal Emergency Management Agency contract to clean up debris following October 2009 storms in the county.


  3. Sentencing set for former Ouachita County judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... Monroe man accused in a bank robbery is facing more charges for illegally using the gas card of a ministry. OUACHITA PARISH, La. (KNOE 8 News & OPSO) - Sheriff Jay Russell has issued a warning of a phone scam to Ouachita Parish residents. The ...


  4. Weather service to survey damage in ArkansasRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Storm surveyors with the National Weather Service are visiting areas throughout Arkansas to assess damage from Monday's severe weather. Crews are heading to Polk County on Tuesday to check damage on several county roads in an area from west of Hatfield to Rocky.