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Protests Erupt in Memphis Following Fatal Shooting

Protests broke out in Memphis late Wednesday night in the aftermath of a fatal shooting by federal marshals. By the end of the night, approximately two dozen law enforcement officers, two journalists and demonstrators were injured. According to Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland, 24 police officers were...

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UAMS Recognized for Stroke Care Excellence

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences was recently recognized for excellence in stroke care. The American Heart Association honored the UAMS Stroke Program with the Target: Stroke Elite Honor Roll and the Get with the Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus award. In addition, the Arkansas Department...

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Vowell, Inc. Hires Chief Operating Officer

Vowell, Inc. announced today the appointment of Kelly Sublett to its executive team as Chief Operating Officer. Sublett is the former publisher for the Log Cabin Democrat in Conway, Arkansas. She served as Vice President of Audience at the LCD prior to her promotion to publisher in 2017. “I am...

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Baldwin & Shell Named One of Top Contractors in U.S.

Baldwin & Shell has recently been recognized as one of the best contractors in the state and in the U.S. Engineering News Record (ENR) ranked Baldwin and Shell at #292 on its list of the top 400 public and private contractors in the United States for 2019. This represents a jump in Baldwin...

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House Report: Disability in Arkansas

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that 1 in 4 of adults in the United States have some type of disability. In Arkansas, that number climbs to 1 in 3. In the most recent legislative session, there were a number of acts passed to help better ensure that everybody has the...