Category Archives: By Heather Hawley

LRNA gets new body scanner

Prepare to be scanned. Those four words will be the closest thing to a warning passengers awaiting flights at the Little Rock National Airport will get before being sweep over, from head to toe, electronically. However, this body scanner is … Continue reading

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Local family shares Christmas cheer

When the chill of winter rolls into town, many citizens turn their thoughts to Christmas time and the joy it brings to both them and their families. Every family has its own traditions, whether it be making chicken and dumplings … Continue reading

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Wal-Mart says it won’t further medical offerings

It was speculated earlier this week, by National Public Radio and Kaiser Health News, that soon individuals would be able to stop by Walmart and not only get groceries, but a check-up, too. But, as it turns out, Wal-Mart Stores … Continue reading

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Duggars expecting child No. 20

As if being the parents of 19 children isn’t difficult enough, Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar recently announced that they are expecting their 20th child in April, according to People.com. In case you aren’t familiar with the Duggar clan, it … Continue reading

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Flooding causes agricultural losses

Times just got a little tougher for the farming community in Arkansas due to recent flooding. More than one million acres of farmland in Arkansas are under water, according to Arkansas News. Farm Bureau President Randy Veach said, via a … Continue reading

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Cross-country runner passes through El Dorado

ZoĆ« Romano, an adventurous woman from Portland, Maine, is running from coast to coast in an effort to raise money for the Boys & Girls Club of America. She accepts donations on her website. Her quest is taking her from … Continue reading

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Tax cut extensions get pushed through the House

For those Americans who make $250,000 are less, a permeant version of the Bush Tax Cuts may become a reality. The House voted on the issue this afternoon and passed the bill with a vote of 234 to 188, with … Continue reading

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