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Stories from Thursday, August 13, 2009

Owners defend party place (08/13/09)
The owners/operators of Lamar's Room say they want to work with the police as they host "parties" on the weekends. The business lost its license last month, after police allegedly received complaints of large crowds and disturbances before entering the 318 N. Fifth building on July 25...
Two arrests in insurance scam (08/13/09)
A pair of Osceola residents appeared in Municipal Court last week on charges of fraudulent insurance acts, with one facing an additional charge of forgery second degree. Katie McCargo, 68, and Nathanial Armstrong, 57, who share the same Osceola address, were arrested after an investigation by the Arkansas Insurance Department Criminal Investigation Division. The investigation revealed the two...
Steele PD joins task force (08/13/09)
STEELE -- The Steele Police Department recently assigned an officer to the Bootheel Drug Task Force, with the responsibility of investigating the sales and or manufacturing of illegal narcotics in the area, according to Steele Police Chief Billy Joe Stanfield...
Couple killed in house fire (08/13/09)
Cause of blaze being probed
Lieutenant governor in town today to talk lottery (08/13/09)
Arkansas Lt. Gov. Bill Halter will hold a Town Hall Meeting at 1:30 p.m. today at the Blytheville Courthouse. The lieutenant governor is expected to discuss and answer questions about the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Act, which establishes the nation's first state lottery devoted solely to college scholarships...
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