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Tropical Storm Hermine heads towards Florida
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Tropical Storm Hermine heads towards Florida

Posted on August 31, 2016 Article by affiliate Louisiana Gazette New Orleans, Louisiana–Tropical Storm Hermine, which formed out of Tropical Depression 9, is set to make landfall in Florida on Thursday. The center of the storm was located about 415 miles west, southwest of Tampa, Florida, and was moving northward at 2 miles per hour this...

Airplane Crashes Into Hanger In Bentonville Killing Pilot
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Airplane Crashes Into Hanger In Bentonville Killing Pilot

Posted on August 31, 2016 Article by David Lear with Arkansas Journal Bentonville, Arkansas–Airplane crashes at Bentonville Municipal Airport Wednesday morning during take off. The six-passenger 1983 Beechcraft A36 Bonanza hit a hanger on airport grounds killing the pilot who was the only person onboard.  The airport houses 41 single engine and two multiple engine aircrafts. An FAA team...

Bonnie Louise Sullivan 86
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Bonnie Louise Sullivan 86

Posted on August 30, 2016 Bonnie Louise Sullivan, 86, of Benton, passed away Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016. She was born Oct. 22, 1929, in Bauxite to the late James and Willie Henson Ramsey. Bonnie was known for her constant smile and love for her family. She was a spiritual woman in every sense and devoted...

Arkansas Keeps Pace In SEC With Win
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Arkansas Keeps Pace In SEC With Win

Posted on August 29, 2016 Article by Roland Liwag FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas – Just two days removed from an upset win over No. 2 Duke, Arkansas extended its winning streak Monday night with a 2-0 shutout victory over UMKC at Razorback Field. Now 4-0 for just the second time under head coach Colby Hale, the Razorbacks...

Razorbacks Upset No. 2 Duke
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Razorbacks Upset No. 2 Duke

Posted on August 27, 2016 Article by Roland Liwag with the University Of Arkansas FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas. – Arkansas defeated the No. 2 Duke Blue Devils 2-1 Friday night at Razorback Field in front of a record-setting crowd to improve to 3-0 for the year. The win was the program’s first victory against a top-10 opponent...

Football Unveils Team Captains
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Football Unveils Team Captains

Posted on August 25, 2016 Article by Patrick Pierson with the University Of Arkansas FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas – Following practice on Thursday, Arkansas football head coach Bret Bielema announced the four players who will serve as team captains during the 2016 campaign. The captains were voted on by their teammates. Senior running back Kody Walker and...

Volleyball team travels to Champaign, Illinois
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Volleyball team travels to Champaign, Illinois

Posted on August 24, 2016 Article by Zach Lawson FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – In its first season opener on the road since 2009, the University of Arkansas volleyball team travels to Champaign, Illinois, as part of the four-team Illini Classic. The Razorbacks open their season Friday evening against host and preseason No. 14 Illinois with Saturday...

Alabama Murder Begs For Money On Social Media
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Alabama Murder Begs For Money On Social Media

Posted on August 22, 2016 Article by Affiliate Tennessee Gazette Atmore, Alabama–An Alabama inmate is begging for money to try to pay for his cellphone bill. The inmate was using the popular app Periscope which allows users to live stream video when one of Tennessee Gazette’s reporters recently found his account. Samdriquez Hall is serving...

Back-To-Back Victories
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Back-To-Back Victories

Article by Roland Liwag with the University of Arkansas HARRISONBURG, Virginia. – Arkansas (2-0) defeated VCU 2-1 Sunday afternoon completing its two-game East Coast road trip with back-to-back victories. After VCU jumped ahead 1-0 early in the first half, freshman midfielder/forward Stefani Doyle scored her third goal in only her second game as a Razorback...