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Arkansas PBS adds additional signal to expand coverage area

Arkansas PBS can now be watched on a new broadcast signal in eastern Arkansas. On Tuesday, network executives and political leaders gathered in West Memphis to celebrate the new channel going on the air. With a tower located near Forrest City, the signal extends east to the Tennessee border. Other...
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Arkansas Pastor Responds To Accusations of Racial Discrimination

First Baptist Church in Forrest City, Arkansas was accused over the weekend of racially discriminating a Black family visiting their church. A woman shared on her social media page the details of how she felt two church members were out of line by first not letting them into the 11 A.M. worship service. She noted that one male member questioned why her family was there in the first place. After not being let in she questioned the other member, an older lady, if everyone was welcome at the church.
FORREST CITY, AR
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Thick smoke causes I-40 traffic slowdown, caution advised

ST. FRANCIS Co., Ark. (KAIT) – A thick plume of smoke has caused a major slowdown in traffic on I-40 between Wheatley and Goodwin. According to IDriveArkansas.com, a vehicle is burning about six miles northeast of Wheatley. The fire has caused a significant amount of smoke to blow across the interstate, slowing traffic.
WHEATLEY, AR
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Obituary: Donald Charles Hillman of DeValls Bluff

Donald Charles Hillman, 75, of DeValls Bluff passed away Monday, June 27, 2022, at St. Vincent’s in Little Rock. Mr. Hillman was born March 30, 1947, near Lodges Corner to Clinton Sterling Hillman and Mary Pauline Hillman who preceded him in death. He was a retired maintenance supervisor at the Arkansas Department of Corrections-Cummins Unit. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, and jack of all trades who could build something out of nothing.
LITTLE ROCK, AR
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Forrest City, Ark. church faces racial discrimination claim

FORREST CITY, Ark. — An Arkansas church is facing heavy scrutiny after a woman claims they discriminated against her family for the color of their skin while she tried to attend service Sunday morning. The incident allegedly happened at First Baptist Church Forrest City, where leaders say all are welcomed. However, one family is disputing […]
FORREST CITY, AR
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The 10 best hotels in Forrest City, United States

Discover the best hotels in Forrest City, Arkansas including Comfort Suites Forrest City, Hampton Inn Forrest City, Comfort Suites Forrest City, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Forrest City, an IHG Hotel, Quality Inn Forrest City I-40, Super 8 by Wyndham Forrest City AR, Hampton Inn Forrest City, Luxury Inn & Suites, Econo Lodge, Days Inn by Wyndham Forrest City.
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