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  • City of Jonesboro branches out for Arbor Day

    City of Jonesboro branches out for Arbor Day

    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:38 PM EDT2018-04-26 16:38:12 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-04-26 16:44:59 GMT
    (Source: Jonesboro Parks and Recreation via Facebook)(Source: Jonesboro Parks and Recreation via Facebook)
    (Source: Jonesboro Parks and Recreation via Facebook)(Source: Jonesboro Parks and Recreation via Facebook)

    The city of Jonesboro is branching out with the help of some students and the Arkansas Forestry Commission.

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    The city of Jonesboro is branching out with the help of some students and the Arkansas Forestry Commission.

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  • 4 shot in Pine Bluff, police investigating

    4 shot in Pine Bluff, police investigating

    Thursday, April 26 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-04-26 15:27:34 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:00 PM EDT2018-04-26 16:00:49 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Three men and a woman are recovering after being shot Wednesday night.

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    Three men and a woman are recovering after being shot Wednesday night.

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  • Law enforcement searching for escaped inmate

    Law enforcement searching for escaped inmate

    Thursday, April 26 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-04-26 15:57:23 GMT
    Billy Parrish (Source: Woodruff Co Sheriff's Office)Billy Parrish (Source: Woodruff Co Sheriff's Office)
    Billy Parrish (Source: Woodruff Co Sheriff's Office)Billy Parrish (Source: Woodruff Co Sheriff's Office)

    Deputies in Woodruff County are searching for an escaped inmate.  

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    Deputies in Woodruff County are searching for an escaped inmate.  

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  • JPD reports continued decrease in crime

    JPD reports continued decrease in crime

    Thursday, April 26 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-04-26 14:12:25 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-04-26 15:20:21 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The number of crimes reported in the city of Jonesboro continues to fall.

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    The number of crimes reported in the city of Jonesboro continues to fall.

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  • Memphis woman wins $100K at World Food Championships

    Memphis woman wins $100K at World Food Championships

    Thursday, April 26 2018 10:34 AM EDT2018-04-26 14:34:26 GMT
    (Source: World Food Championships)(Source: World Food Championships)

    A Memphis woman is $100,000 richer after taking home the grand prize at the World Food Championships Final Table in Arkansas.  

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    A Memphis woman is $100,000 richer after taking home the grand prize at the World Food Championships Final Table in Arkansas.  

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  • TRAFFIC ALERT: Multiple crashes reported around the area

    TRAFFIC ALERT: Multiple crashes reported around the area

    Thursday, April 26 2018 9:09 AM EDT2018-04-26 13:09:03 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 9:19 AM EDT2018-04-26 13:19:08 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    Authorities are busy Thursday morning with multiple traffic crashes reported.

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    Authorities are busy Thursday morning with multiple traffic crashes reported.

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    Investigation underway in Jonesboro shooting

    Investigation underway in Jonesboro shooting

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:07 PM EDT2018-04-26 02:07:44 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:42 AM EDT2018-04-26 10:42:44 GMT
    Jonesboro police are investigating a shooting in which one person was in critical condition Wednesday night. (Source: KAIT-TV)Jonesboro police are investigating a shooting in which one person was in critical condition Wednesday night. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    Jonesboro police are investigating a shooting in which one person was in critical condition Wednesday night. 

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    Jonesboro police are investigating a shooting in which one person was in critical condition Wednesday night. 

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  • Law enforcement investigating shooting in Independence Co.

    Law enforcement investigating shooting in Independence Co.

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:02 PM EDT2018-04-26 02:02:07 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 5:27 AM EDT2018-04-26 09:27:22 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    The Independence County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that took place Wednesday night.

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    The Independence County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that took place Wednesday night.

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  • Arkansas lawmakers talk proposed sales tax exemptions

    Arkansas lawmakers talk proposed sales tax exemptions

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:48 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:48:29 GMT
    (Source: KARK)(Source: KARK)
    (Source: KARK)(Source: KARK)

    Arkansas residents may soon pay more for items like gas, groceries, and prescriptions.

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    Arkansas residents may soon pay more for items like gas, groceries, and prescriptions.

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  • Gr8 Acts of Kindness winners blend positivity into their business

    Gr8 Acts of Kindness winners blend positivity into their business

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:15 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:15:51 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:43 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:43:46 GMT
    Jake Moore and Jennifer Gibbs receive April's Gr8 Acts of Kindness award, on behalf of The Happy Blend. (Source: KAIT-TV)Jake Moore and Jennifer Gibbs receive April's Gr8 Acts of Kindness award, on behalf of The Happy Blend. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    Jake Moore and Jennifer Gibbs receive April's Gr8 Acts of Kindness award, on behalf of The Happy Blend. (Source: KAIT-TV)Jake Moore and Jennifer Gibbs receive April's Gr8 Acts of Kindness award, on behalf of The Happy Blend. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    Jennifer Gibbs and Jake Moore, co-owners of The Happy Blend, find their life's passion in giving others self-worth.  

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    Jennifer Gibbs and Jake Moore, co-owners of The Happy Blend, find their life's passion in giving others self-worth.  

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  • Jan Morgan campaigns in Jonesboro

    Jan Morgan campaigns in Jonesboro

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:04 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:04:20 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:41 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:41:25 GMT
    Jan Morgan, Republican candidate for governor, campaigned Wednesday night in Jonesboro. (Source: KAIT-TV)Jan Morgan, Republican candidate for governor, campaigned Wednesday night in Jonesboro. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    Jan Morgan, Republican candidate for governor, campaigned Wednesday night in Jonesboro. (Source: KAIT-TV)Jan Morgan, Republican candidate for governor, campaigned Wednesday night in Jonesboro. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    With less than a month left before voters head to the polls to determine the party nominees for Arkansas governor, one of the two Republican candidates for governor said Wednesday that she has enjoyed talking with voters about the issues. 

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    With less than a month left before voters head to the polls to determine the party nominees for Arkansas governor, one of the two Republican candidates for governor said Wednesday that she has enjoyed talking with voters about the issues. 

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  • Blytheville Primary picked to participate in project

    Blytheville Primary picked to participate in project

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:47 PM EDT2018-04-26 02:47:00 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:37 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:37:47 GMT
    Blytheville Primary School was recently rewarded for its work in professional learning and development. (Source: KAIT-TV)Blytheville Primary School was recently rewarded for its work in professional learning and development. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    Blytheville Primary School was recently rewarded for its work in professional learning and development. (Source: KAIT-TV)Blytheville Primary School was recently rewarded for its work in professional learning and development. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    An area school has been rewarded for its work in professional learning and development.

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    An area school has been rewarded for its work in professional learning and development.

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  • Bullet holes found in home, police investigate

    Bullet holes found in home, police investigate

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:25 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:25:49 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:35 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:35:31 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Jonesboro police are investigating a shots fired call on French Street in which bullet holes were found inside a house Wednesday night, according to Jonesboro Police Chief Rick Elliott.

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    Jonesboro police are investigating a shots fired call on French Street in which bullet holes were found inside a house Wednesday night, according to Jonesboro Police Chief Rick Elliott.

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  • Ten Commandments monument to be placed again at state Capitol

    Ten Commandments monument to be placed again at state Capitol

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:09 PM EDT2018-04-26 01:09:23 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:46 PM EDT2018-04-26 02:46:01 GMT
    A monument honoring the Ten Commandments will be placed again at the state Capitol in Little Rock. (Source: KARK-TV)A monument honoring the Ten Commandments will be placed again at the state Capitol in Little Rock. (Source: KARK-TV)

    A monument honoring the Ten Commandments will be placed again at the state Capitol in Little Rock, nearly a year after a man used a vehicle to destroy a similar monument. 

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    A monument honoring the Ten Commandments will be placed again at the state Capitol in Little Rock, nearly a year after a man used a vehicle to destroy a similar monument. 

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  • Three injured in Lawrence Co. crash

    Three injured in Lawrence Co. crash

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:57 PM EDT2018-04-26 01:57:11 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:23 PM EDT2018-04-26 02:23:10 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    A crash sent three people to the hospital Wednesday in Lawrence County.

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    A crash sent three people to the hospital Wednesday in Lawrence County.

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  • Registration starts for NEA Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

    Registration starts for NEA Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:22 PM EDT2018-04-26 00:22:11 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:21 PM EDT2018-04-26 01:21:49 GMT
    The registration for the NEA Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure has now started and supporters believe this year's event will be the best one yet. (Source: KAIT-TV)The registration for the NEA Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure has now started and supporters believe this year's event will be the best one yet. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    The registration for the NEA Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure has now started and supporters believe this year's event will be the best one yet. (Source: KAIT-TV)The registration for the NEA Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure has now started and supporters believe this year's event will be the best one yet. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    The registration for this year's NEA Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure has now started and supporters believe this year's event will be the best one yet. 

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    The registration for this year's NEA Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure has now started and supporters believe this year's event will be the best one yet. 

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  • GR8 Job: The Academies at Jonesboro High School honored

    GR8 Job: The Academies at Jonesboro High School honored

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:54 PM EDT2018-04-25 23:54:08 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:10 PM EDT2018-04-26 00:10:34 GMT
    Arkansas State University Jonesboro Chancellor Dr. Kelly Damphousse spoke at an event honoring The Academies at Jonesboro High School for becoming a "wall to wall" nationally certified Model Academy. (Source: Jonesboro School District Facebook page)Arkansas State University Jonesboro Chancellor Dr. Kelly Damphousse spoke at an event honoring The Academies at Jonesboro High School for becoming a "wall to wall" nationally certified Model Academy. (Source: Jonesboro School District Facebook page)
    Arkansas State University Jonesboro Chancellor Dr. Kelly Damphousse spoke at an event honoring The Academies at Jonesboro High School for becoming a "wall to wall" nationally certified Model Academy. (Source: Jonesboro School District Facebook page)Arkansas State University Jonesboro Chancellor Dr. Kelly Damphousse spoke at an event honoring The Academies at Jonesboro High School for becoming a "wall to wall" nationally certified Model Academy. (Source: Jonesboro School District Facebook page)

    The Academies at Jonesboro High School received recognition Wednesday for its work in building a "wall-to-wall" nationally certified Model Academy. 

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    The Academies at Jonesboro High School received recognition Wednesday for its work in building a "wall-to-wall" nationally certified Model Academy. 

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  • Alive After Five to see changes this year

    Alive After Five to see changes this year

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:38 PM EDT2018-04-25 23:38:08 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-04-26 00:07:57 GMT
    The Downtown Jonesboro Alive After Five street market will be held in the parking by Eleanor's Pizzeria on Main Street. (Source: KAIT-TV)The Downtown Jonesboro Alive After Five street market will be held in the parking by Eleanor's Pizzeria on Main Street. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    The Downtown Jonesboro Alive After Five street market will be held in the parking by Eleanor's Pizzeria on Main Street. (Source: KAIT-TV)The Downtown Jonesboro Alive After Five street market will be held in the parking by Eleanor's Pizzeria on Main Street. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    An event held in Downtown Jonesboro each month during the spring, summer and early fall is making some changes, with officials hopeful that the changes will bring more people to the area. 

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    An event held in Downtown Jonesboro each month during the spring, summer and early fall is making some changes, with officials hopeful that the changes will bring more people to the area. 

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  • Medical professionals join forces with church congregations on project

    Medical professionals join forces with church congregations on project

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 5:56 PM EDT2018-04-25 21:56:47 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:33 PM EDT2018-04-25 23:33:41 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    St. Bernards Healthcare Professionals are teaming up with church leaders to reach more people.

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    St. Bernards Healthcare Professionals are teaming up with church leaders to reach more people.

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  • Lanes at Manila bypass set to open

    Lanes at Manila bypass set to open

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-04-25 23:15:54 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    At least two miles of lanes on the Manila bypass at Highway 18 will be open starting May 1, according to the Arkansas Department of Transportation. 

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    At least two miles of lanes on the Manila bypass at Highway 18 will be open starting May 1, according to the Arkansas Department of Transportation. 

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  • Working women celebrated at luncheon

    Working women celebrated at luncheon

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-04-25 21:25:54 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:04 PM EDT2018-04-25 23:04:04 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Working women were honored on Administrative Professionals' day in Walnut Ridge.

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    Working women were honored on Administrative Professionals' day in Walnut Ridge.

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  • Affidavit: Man shot two bullets into woman's home

    Affidavit: Man shot two bullets into woman's home

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 3:50 PM EDT2018-04-25 19:50:00 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:59 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:59:30 GMT
    Marlow Lamont Williams (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Marlow Lamont Williams (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
    Marlow Lamont Williams (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Marlow Lamont Williams (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A man is being held on $10,000 bond after Jonesboro police say he fired two shots into a woman's home this past January.

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    A man is being held on $10,000 bond after Jonesboro police say he fired two shots into a woman's home this past January.

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  • Lawrence County Health Unit hosts Hepatitis A clinic

    Lawrence County Health Unit hosts Hepatitis A clinic

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-04-25 21:57:26 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:56 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:56:34 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    After an employee at a Walnut Ridge gas station tested positive for Hepatitis A many in Lawrence County are concerned.

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    After an employee at a Walnut Ridge gas station tested positive for Hepatitis A many in Lawrence County are concerned.

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  • City works on drainage project

    City works on drainage project

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:18:42 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:50 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:50:45 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The city of Walnut Ridge is working on a drainage project ahead of a major asphalt overlay project.

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    The city of Walnut Ridge is working on a drainage project ahead of a major asphalt overlay project.

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  • Investigation, audit requested after missing money discovered at fire dept.

    Investigation, audit requested after missing money discovered at fire dept.

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:08 PM EDT2018-04-25 20:08:14 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:08:22 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    An investigation is underway after money was reported missing at a Craighead County fire department.

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    An investigation is underway after money was reported missing at a Craighead County fire department.

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  • ASP: "Speed enforced by aircraft" is no joke

    ASP: "Speed enforced by aircraft" is no joke

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:50 PM EDT2018-04-25 17:50:00 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:27 PM EDT2018-04-25 18:27:15 GMT
    ASP conducts speed enforcement operation over White Co. (Source: Arkansas State Police via Facebook)ASP conducts speed enforcement operation over White Co. (Source: Arkansas State Police via Facebook)

    Arkansas State Police want you to know that a sign you may see on the highway isn't just for show.

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    Arkansas State Police want you to know that a sign you may see on the highway isn't just for show.

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  • Woman accused of shoplifting with 2 young kids

    Woman accused of shoplifting with 2 young kids

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-04-25 17:15:37 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:48 PM EDT2018-04-25 17:48:29 GMT
    Larena Marie Jones (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Larena Marie Jones (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
    Larena Marie Jones (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Larena Marie Jones (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A woman is charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor after police say she took two small children with her on a weekend shoplifting spree.

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    A woman is charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor after police say she took two small children with her on a weekend shoplifting spree.

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  • School, city leaders hoping for school medical clinic in Hope

    School, city leaders hoping for school medical clinic in Hope

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-04-25 14:05:09 GMT
    (Source: Fred Gamble/KSLA News 12)(Source: Fred Gamble/KSLA News 12)

    One Southwest Arkansas school district is working to improve the health of its students and now are hoping the state will provide funds as a "shot in the arm" to make their project a reality. 

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    One Southwest Arkansas school district is working to improve the health of its students and now are hoping the state will provide funds as a "shot in the arm" to make their project a reality. 

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