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march covercover story
Brad Edwards will join a distinguished group of community leaders when he assumes the board chairmanship of the Jonesboro Regional Chamber of Commerce this month. “The Chamber has a long, distinguished list of past chairmen — people who have served unselfishly,” Edwards said. “From Lucinda McDaniel most...
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local flavor
As Downtown Jonesboro has experienced revitalization and growth, the flavor of downtown has also evolved. Adding to the Italian, Mexican, Cajun, Chinese and traditional American cuisine is a new Thai restaurant adding a little spice to...
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best overall
Van Hawkins’ beautifully written and lavishly illustrated book, Plowing New Ground, tells an amazing story, one whose human machinations sometimes trumped the entrenched evils plied by some who wrote a long and dark chapter in the Delta’s history...
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10 questions
Balancing a demanding career with motherhood is inherently difficult. Jonesboro attorney Raney Coleman blends the two gracefully. “I’ve always wanted to be a lawyer,” she said with a smile. “Mom and Dad said I’ve talked about it since...
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