Day: July 22, 2014

Nearly 1 in 3 Ark. Kids Live in Poverty

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.-The 25th Annual Kids Count Report reveals three out ten children in Arkansas are living in poverty. The Annie E. Casey Foundation released the report today (Tuesday) saying the percentage of children in poverty has increased, however, the number of those without health insurance has dropped. According to Arkansas Advocates for Children and …

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Roadwork Scheduled

MoDOT urges motorists to use caution as roadwork continues in the area this week. Taney County road work includes stripping and repainting on Hwy 76 and AA. Road work vehicles could cause congested traffic. StoneCounty will be receiving pavement repairs causing one-lane traffic near Stoneridge Center Road north of Kimberling City. Tonight, there will be …

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Mountain Home Man Dies of Natural Causes

“Natural causes” is the official cause of death for 54-year-old Dennis Chambers of Mountain Home, Arkansas, whose body was found July 11th in a parking lot near a residential area off Presbyterian Street in Hollister. Taney County Coroner Kevin Tweedy shared the autopsy results with… According to Tweedy, Chambers had been dead for a …

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