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Stories from Thursday, March 25, 2010

Fire strikes Armorel home (03/25/10)
Members of the Armorel/Huffman Volunteer Fire Department and the Blytheville Fire Department responded to a house fire just before noon on Wednesday at the residence of Jim and Lisa Guyer in Armorel. It took approximately two hours to extinguish the blaze. The cause of the fire was still unknown at press time...
Plane crashes in Bootheel (03/25/10)
CARUTHERSVILLE -- The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating a plane crash at the Caruthersville Municipal Airport Wednesday night. The pilot, Glen Haynes of Caruthersville, was uninjured in the crash. According to the police report, the airplane had a mechanical problem as it attempted to land around 6:10 p.m. Wednesday...
Greyhound station may get a bus (03/25/10)
Members of Main Street Blytheville met with a representative from Group 106 out of Minneapolis about the group donating an exhibit to the Blytheville Greyhound Bus Station. "I think it is pretty definite that we are going to get it. We just have to decide where we are going to put it," Peggy Lemons, president of the Main Street Blytheville Board said. ...
Amendment protects local hospital (03/25/10)
Great River Medical Center in Blytheville, as well as seven other Arkansas hospitals, will be protected under an amendment secured by Sen. Blanche Lincoln in the Senate health insurance reform bill, which was passed by the U.S. House of Representatives Sunday and signed into law by President Obama Tuesday...
Pryor: Progress made on flood maps (03/25/10)
Proposed maps would require flood insurance
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