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    WBU cross country serves Walnut Ridge, Hoxie community

    August 20, 2019

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    WALNUT RIDGE – The Williams Baptist University (WBU) cross country team took an afternoon out of its on-field training to serve the Walnut Ridge community last week. Team members volunteered at a food pantry with First Baptist Church of Walnut Ridge and at the Live, Laugh, Love Learning Center in Hoxie.

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    Beatles at the Ridge Festival announces Christian music lineup

    August 19, 2019

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    WALNUT RIDGE – Christian music will have a prominent place at the Beatles at the Ridge music festival in Walnut Ridge again this year.  Contemporary Christian acts will perform all afternoon Saturday, Sept. 21, on the First National Bank Beatles...

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    Ouachita grads fill news void after Arkadelphia paper closes

    August 19, 2019

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    ARKADELPHIA – “Newspapers are the glue that unites the community,” said Bill Sutley, editor of the new Arkadelphia newspaper – the Arkadelphia Dispatch.

    Sutley and John Schirmer, editor of the Nashville News-Leader and owner of Graves Publishing...

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    Victory Car Show Sept. 7 at Immanuel Baptist

    August 19, 2019

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    LITTLE ROCK – The seventh annual Victory Car Show presented by the men’s ministry of Immanuel Baptist Church in Little Rock will be held from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7.

    Admission is free. For more information about registering a car or...

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    The Pope County casino battle rages on

    August 15, 2019

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    LITTLE ROCK – The battle over bringing a casino to Pope County, and what company would be authorized to build it, continues to rage on.

    On Aug. 15, the Arkansas Racing Commission (ARC) denied an appeal by Gulfside Casino in which the...

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    City of Springdale declares it is 'pro-life'

    August 15, 2019

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    SPRINGDALE — The Springdale City Council unanimously approved a statement August 13 declaring the city to be pro-life.

    The city took the action in an apparent attempt to head off the possible location of a Planned Parenthood office in Springdale,...

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    Little Rock business owner, Shell, dies at 88

    August 15, 2019

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    LITTLE ROCK – Robert James “Bob” Shell, longtime business owner and member of Immanuel Baptist Church, Little Rock, died Aug. 6.

    Shell began working for The Baldwin Company in 1950. In July 1983, he was promoted to president of the company and...

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    Marshall Road’s Mission Jacksonville Aug. 11

    August 2, 2019

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    JACKSONVILLE – Marshall Road Baptist Church, Jacksonville, will host its annual Mission Jacksonville event 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 11.

    “We started Mission Jacksonville about four years ago,” said Tsinina Burgan, Mission Jacksonville event...

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    ABN Pages from the Past - July 24, 1969

    August 1, 2019

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    © Copyright 2019 Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, Inc. Use of this in article in print or through electronic means a violation of copyright. Request permission to reprint here.

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    Christian music to be featured during Beatles at the Ridge Sept. 20-21

    August 1, 2019

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    WALNUT RIDGE – The annual Beatles at the Ridge Music Festival and Symposium will be held Sept. 20-21 in downtown Walnut Ridge.

    Two outdoor stages will feature music, including a return appearance of the Grammy-nominated Liverpool Legends,...

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