Prairie County Newswire

Prairie County Newswire

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  1. 'Mickey Mouse' not facing charges in Arkansas county despite court filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Texarkana Gazette

    Court clerks in Arkansas say they don't have any knowledge of accusations against a "Mickey Mouse," even though online records last week listed a defendant by that name. The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that Arkansas' online court database showed a case Wednesday in Prairie County that used the identity commonly associated with Disney's famous animated character.

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  2. 'Mickey Mouse' not facing charges despite Arkansas filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | White Lake Beacon

    Court clerks in Arkansas say they don't have any knowledge of accusations against a "Mickey Mouse," even though online records last week listed a defendant by that name. The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that Arkansas' online court database showed a case Wednesday in Prairie County that used the identity commonly associated with Disney's famous animated character.

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  3. Arkansas growers working into the night to gain ground in plantingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... night several nights the end of last week and this weekend either working ground or planting." Brent Griffin, Prairie County extension staff chair for the Division of Agriculture agreed with Ross that farmers accomplished a lot "considering we had 6 ...

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  4. Arkansas growers working into the night to gain ground in plantingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Deltafarmpress

    ... night several nights the end of last week and this weekend either working ground or planting." Brent Griffin, Prairie County Extension staff chair, agreed that farmers accomplished a lot "considering we had 6 to 8 inches of rain 10 days ago." The ...

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  5. I-40 check to shut lanes near bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    A routine inspection of the Interstate 40 bridge over the Cache River in Prairie County will require temporary lane closures today and Wednesday, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said.

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  6. Norma Sue (Berry) HillRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2016 | The Beebe News

    Norma Sue Hill, age 91, of Beebe, Arkansas passed away Saturday April 2, 2016. She was born November 14, 1924 in the community of Crossroads located in Prairie County, Arkansas.

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  7. Agency scrubs $77M contract to build bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | NWAonline

    The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department has canceled the award of a $77.5 million contract to replace the Interstate 40 bridge over the White River in Prairie County. The department also rejected the other bids submitted for the project in January -- they were markedly higher than the $77.5 million bid -- and will re-evaluate how it can make the project more attractive to potential bidders.

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  8. Agency scrubs $77M contract to build bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department has canceled the award of a $77.5 million contract to replace the Interstate 40 bridge over the White River in Prairie County.

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  9. State opens bids on 25 highway jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | NWAonline

    The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department on Wednesday opened low bids totaling $238.3 million on more than two dozen construction projects, including the long-awaited one to replace the White River bridge on Interstate 40 between Monroe and Prairie counties. Johnson Bros.

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  10. I-40 work to shut lanes over 3 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    Work on Interstate 40 westbound in Prairie County will require lane closures for three days this week, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said.

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  11. Searcy father denies guilt in death of son, 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... Defense attorney Ronald Davis Jr. advised the judge that he might ask to have Clifton's trial moved to Prairie County, also in the 17th Judicial Circuit, because of pretrial publicity. Trials in Prairie County are held in DeValls Bluff or Des Arc. ...

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  12. Father charged in toddler's killing pleads innocentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... Clinton's attorney, Ron Davis, said he is considering filing a motion to have the case moved to nearby Prairie County due to media coverage and community involvement in the case. "The same people that looked for this young person, we don't want them ...

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  13. Work near Hazen to shut I-40 lanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    Maintenance on a section of Interstate 40 in Prairie County will require temporary closures of the eastbound lanes this week beginning today, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said.

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  14. Highway officials say speed caused I-530 median cable to failRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | NWAonline

    Excessive speed likely was a factor in the failure of a cable median barrier on Interstate 530 last month, and no design changes are warranted in the safety devices, state highway officials have concluded. The cable median barrier in the Sept.

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  15. I-530 accident raises cable-median reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | NWAonline

    Vehicles pass a section of broken cable-median barrier Tuesday afternoon on Interstate 530 north of Dixon Road. State highway officials are investigating why the section of barrier, intended to prevent lane crossover collisions, did not work as designed in a Sept.

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