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Stories with place: Blytheville
  • Friday's Scores 
    Updated: Sep-04-15 10:53 pm

    Blytheville 44, Osceola 0

  • Appeals panel sides with Arkansas school district 
    Updated: Aug-31-15 4:10 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - A lower court was correct to toss a lawsuit filed by parents who claimed the Blytheville School District improperly opted out of an act that allowed them to send their children to neighboring districts, an 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel said Monday.

  • Arkansas officials obtain arrest warrant for slaying suspect 
    Updated: Aug-20-15 4:37 pm

    BLYTHEVILLE, Arkansas - Authorities in Blytheville have obtained an arrest warrant for a suspect in a shooting that occurred during a brawl between two Blytheville families that left one person dead and 11 others injured.

  • Officials: Big River Steel CEO John Correnti dies in Chicago 
    Updated: Aug-19-15 3:55 pm

    OSCEOLA, Arkansas - Steel industry leader John Correnti, who was the driving force behind three mills in eastern Arkansas and others out of state, has died while on a business trip in Chicago. He was 68.

  • Feds: 70 charged after Arkansas drug-and-gun investigation 
    Updated: Aug-11-15 7:01 pm

    BLYTHEVILLE, Arkansas - Local and federal agents arrested more than four dozen people Tuesday as part of a two-year investigation into alleged drug trafficking and gun violence in northeastern Arkansas.

  • 1 killed, 11 injured in late-night Arkansas shooting 
    Updated: Aug-09-15 8:43 pm

    BLYTHEVILLE, Arkansas - A woman was killed and 11 people suffered minor injuries in a shooting at a home in northeastern Arkansas, authorities said Sunday as they asked community members to come forward with information about the crime.