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    Memorial Day service set for May 30 in Drew County

    The VFW Post 4515 on May 30 will host a Memorial Day Service to remember the members of the U.S. armed forces who died in battles of war. The service will be held on the lawn of the Drew County Courthouse at 10 a.m. The public is encouraged to attend.

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    Lakeport Plantation announces summer hours

      In addition to its regular weekday hours, Lakeport Plantation will be open on Saturdays this summer from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m., May 28 until July 30. Lakeport is closed on Sundays and will be closed on Memorial Day, May 30, and Independence Day, July 4. Office hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Lakeport offers two daily tours of the plantation house: The tours are at 10 a,m. and 2 … Continued

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    Olympic hopefuls compete at the Delta Resort in Desha County

    More than 150 marksmen and markswomen from around the country converged on Southeast Arkansas to compete for four spots on the US Olympic Shooting Team at the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials at the Delta Resort & Spa in Desha County. The competition is the last stage of a two-stage qualification process for shotgun shooters for the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Women's skeet shooter Kim Rhode, the first U.S. Olympian to win medals … Continued

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    Crossett man killed in vehicle accident in Ashley County

    Tyler D. Smith, 23, of Crossett, was killed shortly after noon on Sunday in a one vehicle accident in Ashley County, according to State Police. Smith was traveling north on Arkansas 133 in Ashley County when his vehicle went off the west side of the highway. The vehicle struck a culvert and overturned several times, ejecting Smith from the vehicle, according to a preliminary accident report. The accident occurred at 12:04 p.m. The weather was … Continued

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