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Woman’s body found in ditch

MELBOURNE, Ark. (KAIT) - A woman’s body discovered alongside a road in Izard County has been sent to the state crime lab. According to a news release, just after 10 a.m. Thursday, July 15, someone called the sheriff’s office to report finding the body of a woman in a ditch off Red Lamb Road in Melbourne.
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Body of 44-year-old woman found in Izard County

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KATV) — The body of a 44-year-old woman was found in a ditch in Izard County, KATV content partner KAIT Region 8 News reported. Deputies got a call just after 10 a.m. on July 15 after the body had been found, according to the sheriff's office. When deputies arrived on the scene, they found the body of a woman in a ditch off of Red Lamb Road in Melbourne.
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Salem, ARKTLO

Greyhound Classic to raise funds for Salem athletics

The Salem High School athletic department’s fundraiser is coming up next month. The 30th-annual Greyhound Classic is scheduled for August 7 at the Golf Course on Turkey Mountain in Horseshoe Bend. The shotgun start for the two-person scramble is set for 8 a.m. The cost is $100 per team, but...
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Price checks register Cherokee Village diesel price, cheapest station

(CHEROKEE VILLAGE, AR) The price of diesel varies by as much as $0.00 in the greater Cherokee Village area, according to a recent price survey. The survey, which looked at prices across the Cherokee Village area on Tuesday, found that Casey's at 1531 Highway 62412had the cheapest advertised diesel, at just $3.09 per gallon. By comparison, the most expensive station in the area was Casey's at 1531 Highway 62412, which listed a per-gallon price of $3.09.
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Weather Forecast For Cherokee Village

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Cherokee Village: Wednesday, July 28: Patchy fog then sunny during the day; while clear overnight; Thursday, July 29: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Friday, July 30: Sunny during the day; while partly cloudy overnight; Saturday, July 31:
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Weather Forecast For Thayer

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Thayer: Wednesday, July 28: Sunny during the day; while clear overnight; Thursday, July 29: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Friday, July 30: Sunny during the day; while partly cloudy overnight; Saturday, July 31: Mostly sunny then chance
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Thayer Weather Forecast For The Week Ahead

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Thayer: Tuesday, July 27: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Wednesday, July 28: Sunny during the day; while clear overnight; Thursday, July 29: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Friday, July 30: Mostly sunny then slight
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ENTERTAINMENT NOTES: Watermelon makes the cut in Cave City for festival weekend

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Body found in Izard County

Izard County authorities released a report on a body found more than a week ago. According to the release, on Thursday July 15 around 10:05 a.m. the Izard County Sheriff’s Office was notified that the body of a woman had been discovered in a ditch and possibly deceased. The body...
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