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  1. Arkansas clerk will resign over marriage licenses for same-sex couplesRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | KFVS12

    A county clerk in Arkansas plans to resign effective June 30 because of a moral objection to issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Cleburne County Clerk Dana Guffey said Monday she has notified the county judge of her plans to resign.

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  2. 1 in 3 American adults owns a gunRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KAIT-TV

    ... University in New York City. Alaska tops the gun ownership list, with nearly 62 percent of residents owning guns. Arkansas, Idaho, Montana, West Virginia and Wyoming are next, with more than half of adults in those states possessing firearms. Gun ...

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  3. TCU: Dream and nightmare scenariosRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ESPN

    ... plants a "BU" flag through the eye of the midfield Horned Frog logo. TCU ends the season 8-5 after a loss to Arkansas in the Liberty Bowl. Baylor goes on to win the national title, then steals three of TCU's top commitments the week of signing day. ...

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  4. Conway gains on Tech business indexRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Arkansas Online

    Conway made the biggest leap in April on the Arkansas Tech Business Index, which measures economic activity of 18 cities, encompassing labor, housing market, construction and retail sales data, according to figures released Tuesday.

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  5. Arkansas clerk will resign over marriage licenses for same-sex couplesRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | KFVS12

    A county clerk in Arkansas plans to resign effective June 30 because of a moral objection to issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Cleburne County Clerk Dana Guffey said Monday she has notified the county judge of her plans to resign.

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  6. Weekly 5: Video: Arkansas boat dealer agrees to prison termRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Boating Industry

    The BI Weekly 5 is a collection of tips, news and data affecting the boating industry this week. Be sure to look for the BI Weekly 5 every Tuesday on BoatingIndustry.com.

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  7. GOP: Senate Democrats Wona t Fund Our MilitaryRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | My Mother Lode

    ... in aggressive, destabilizing behavior. Look no further than Russia's actions in Eastern Ukraine as a prime example. Arkansas is a proud contributor to our nation's defense. More than 15,000 Arkansans selflessly and proudly serve our country. It's ...

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  8. Hipster Bentonville? Yahoo! seems to think soRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Arkansas Times

    Clockwise from top left: Fresh local berries on a salad from Oven & Tap, Mama Carmen's Arkansas Black Apple Nitro Cold Brew, the Mama Carmen's booth at the Bentonville Farmers Market, Oven & Tap lasagna, tap list and fresh fruit and vegetables from the farmers market. About a year ago, I turned in a review for the print edition of the Times to our editor, Lindsey Millar .

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  9. Garvan Woodland Gardens and Crystal BridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier

    On March 31, 2015, Tech Travel hosted its first day trip of 2015, a tour of Garvan Woodland Gardens. Garvan Woodland Gardens is nestled in the Ouachita Mountains in Southwest Arkansas, near Hot Springs.

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  10. Disaster assistance for Yell, Johnson countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier

    As a result of severe weather and flooding during May and early June, the President of the U.S. has approved a major disaster declaration for the State of Arkansas. The declaration, based upon the request from Governor Asa Hutchinson, will allow residents and governmental bodies in the affected areas, who meet certain criteria, to apply for assistance.

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  11. Watch for holiday impaired driversRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier

    ... Nationwide there were 199 people killed in alcohol related crashes during the 2013 July 4th holiday period. Arkansas State Police Director and the Governor's Highway Safety Representative Colonel Bill Bryant said, "For everyone's sake, don't drink ...

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  12. Nine Razorbacks set to enter UA Sports Hall of HonorRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The City Wire

    Nine former University of Arkansas student-athletes will be inducted as members of the 2015 class of the UA Sports Hall of Honor this September. The honorees include a pair of consensus football All-Americans, one of the top rebounders in school history, two NCAA championship divers, a women's track and field star and one of the most decorated men's track and field stars in the storied tradition of Razorback Track and Field.

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  13. Collective Versus Individual "Vision"Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | The City Wire

    ... all know what we have now isn't working so lets go out and hire the best possible leadership for the best city in Arkansas. Put politics and the good ole boy club aside and do what is right for Fort Smith! The Newspaper reported the Fort Smith City ...

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  14. Countdown to SEC Media Days: The top five quarterbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... Auburn: 6-5, 240, Jr.: Showed in last year's season opener starting in place of the suspended Nick Marshall vs. Arkansas that he has skills. He completed his first eight passes against the Hogs, finishing 12-16 for 243 yards and two TDs in the first ...

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  15. Cheers and Jeers: TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    A horse doesn't become a fly, and a horse doesn't become a bear, and a bear doesn't become a whale. America is going to import sodomy to other planets and, in fact, the entire universe. 1 comment

  16. U.S. Supreme Court renews review of affirmative action in higher educationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

    ... a day when white and Asian students shoulder aside other minorities in the college admissions race. Theorettically, Arkansas colleges don't consider race in admissions. But they work mightily toward diversity at the flagship University of Arkansas ...

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  17. Mike Huckabeea s attack on the Supreme Court could work. Herea s how.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee talks about his new book, "A Simple Government: Twelve Things We Really Need from Washington ," at the National Press Club on Feb. 24, 2011, in Washington. For many, the national debate over same-sex marriage culminated on Friday with the United States Supreme Court's 5-4 decision in favor.

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  18. Ex-artist colony sold to LR property firmRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... of the Downtown Little Rock Community Development Corp. -- had not made a payment on the $452,000 loan from the Arkansas Development Finance Authority, said Joe Fox, one of the corporation's board members. The authority had issued the loan to the ...

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  19. Resign or face dismissal, lottery sales director toldRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Lottery Director Bishop Woosley confirmed Monday that Robert Stebbins, who has been with the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery as the group's director of sales since its start, is no longer working for the program. Woosley said early Monday night that Stebbins was told he'd be fired if he didn't quit, but Woosley said he doesn't know which option Stebbins will take.

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  20. Arkansas, 12 others file suit to block rule on waterwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Arkansas and a dozen other states are asking a federal judge in North Dakota to block new federal clean-water regulations. The lawsuit, filed Monday, names the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as defendants, along with their top officials.

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