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Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013

Stories from Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Pedestrian suffers fatal injuries (03/12/13)
A pedestrian struck by a vehicle on East Highway 18 Monday morning has died from injuries suffered in the accident, Blytheville police said Tuesday afternoon.
Armorel beefs up security plan (03/12/13)
The Armorel school district will begin implementing updated crisis response and evacuation drills.
Lofton receives top honor at Chamber event (03/12/13)
The Greater Blytheville Area Chamber of Commerce paid tribute to the past and celebrated the future Monday night during its annual banquet, held in the Briggs-Sebaugh Wellness Center at Arkansas Northeastern College.
Councilman: Time for answers on IRS probe (03/12/13)
Blytheville City Councilman Kevin Snow said the public deserves to know whether or not there will be charges as a result of the Arkansas State Police and FBI's joint investigation into the circumstances surrounding the city's once $3.8 million IRS payroll tax debt.
Abestoes hampers removal of dilapidated structures (03/12/13)
While burning dilapidated structures may be most inexpensive remedy to remove them, the city would first have to test for asbestos, according to Blytheville Fire Chief Mike Carney.
City to redo bidding process for garbage trucks (03/12/13)
Monday night, the Blytheville City Council's Health and Sanitation Committee voted to redo the bidding process for new garbage trucks.
Blytheville Police reports -- 3-12-13 (03/12/13)
Recent reports from the Blytheville Police Department:
Dorothy Hedge (03/12/13)
Dorothy Hedge, 77, of Blytheville, passed from this life Monday, March 11, 2013, at Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro.
Henry Clay Hornbuckle (03/12/13)
Mr. Henry Clay Hornbuckle was born March 13, 1925, at Dalby Springs, Texas, to Willis and Verdie Mae Hornbuckle.
Marie Wilkerson (03/12/13)
Marie Wilkerson, 76, of Manila, died Saturday, March 9, 2013, at the NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro.
Current events offer new set of anxieties (03/12/13)
I don't know if any of you fathers reading this have experienced what I'm about to describe, but if you have then you know exactly what I'm going through right now and you can empathize.
Book Review: "The Cloud" (03/12/13)
A large percentage of the best authors out there were journalists first, and the author of the book I am reviewing this month is a proof of that rule.
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