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July 25th, 2014
While jobs and money are both concerns related to tearing down the Jones Mill Industrial Park, those things at least have some tangibility to them. As far as jobs go, it is possible to know how many jobs are there and how many might leave. The local chamber of commerce and economic development corporation have resolved to help relocate any businesses that might be displaced by the demolition project, as Senator Alan Clark explained at the July 17 chamber of commerce breakfast meeting.
To tear it down or not tear it down?
That is the question posed to the county regarding the Jones Mill Industrial Park.
JACKSONVILLE, Ark. (AP) â€” Military officials locked down an Arkansas air force base for several hours Wednesday after reporting that a suspicious individual was on the sprawling complex near Little Rock, then reopened the base and said the threat was "no longer credible."
During the lockdown, no one was allowed to enter or leave the base. Gates were closed and a line of vehicles stretched for a quarter-mile outside of the base.
Video 4: MH17 Crash: Ukraine, Russia, Rebels Deny Downing
Video 3: U.S. Officials Race to Ukraine to Investigate Crash (Bloomberg)
Video 2: Malaysia Airlines Describes Passenger Manifest (AP)
Video 1: Raw: Debris From Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 (AP)
Firefighters work to douse debris on fire after a Malaysian jet was shot down in Ukraine. Officials say the plane was carrying 295 people.
Number 23, Tyson Cooper, bats for the Malvern Little League All-Stars Friday night against White Hall. Malvern lost 10-0, but bounced back Sunday afternoon with a 23-7 win over Corning. The team plays today at 6 p.m. at the Arkadelphia Youth Sports Complex as they take on Corning.