January 20th, 2015
LITTLE ROCK (AP) â€” Arkansas transportation officials say improvements to Interstate 30 will require a lane closure in Saline County.
The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department says crews will be improving the driving surface on Interstate 30. The work will require closing the westbound outside lane between mile markers 108 and 109, west of Benton.
The lane closure will occur today, Tuesday, Jan. 20, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., weather permitting. Traffic will be controlled using barrels and warning signs.
Seattle (14-4) 28 vs
Green Bay (13-5) 22
Coming this week in the MDR:
Weekend shooting suspect surrenders
Local perspective: American College Promise
Pics from the community MLK celebrations
If you didn't read the MDR this week, you missed:
* City council sworn in at first meeting
* Quorum court heard the ins and outs of drug testing
* A new street department superintendent was named
* Yet another new face at Malvern City Hall
VIDEO OF THE DAY: The Best Diet Tips & Tricks for a Healthy New Year
The most common New Year Resolution is to lose weight and get fit. Fitness and nutrition expert John Basedow offers his best diet tips and tricks, including 'smart shopping,' controlling portion size, selecting natural foods, home cooking and packing 'take home plates' when eating out, so you to make this year your best ever.
VIDEO OF THE DAY: 2015 Oscar Nominations Announced
Looking Back January 15th 1997
After almost a quarter of a century of living in a quiet and peaceful life Tim Cooper was once again singing the blues. Many local Businesses and banks made donations to the 3rd annual Martin Luther King Activity Festival. A Nashville quarterback named Jared McBride who set a state record of 4,4049 yards passing accepted a scholarship to the University of Arkansas. You would be able to save any where from 35% to 60% at Van-Atkins family department store.
Green Bay @ Seattle 3:05pm
Betting: Over/Under: 47 Spread: Seattle -7
What to watch for:
The Associated Press offers your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. WHO IS CLAIMING RESPONSIBILITY FOR PARIS ATTACK
Yemen's top al-Qaida leader says his organization masterminded the newsroom killings at Charlie Hebdo.
2. DEFIANT CHARLIE HEBDO'S NEW ISSUE SELLS OUT
The latest edition from the satirical weekly, fronting the Prophet Muhammad, has Parisians lining up before dawn to secure a copy.
3. POPE CANONIZES FIRST SRI LANKAN SAINT