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Stigma linked to blacks’ approach to depression

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE — Stigma is a main reason blacks don’t seek treatment for depression, an audience heard Thursday. Continue reading...

Fayetteville psychologist talks ‘Black Minds Matter’

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE — Stigma is a main reason African-Americans don’t seek treatment for depression. Continue reading...

Guests call ‘Soul of a Nation’ overwhelming, amazing

Subscriber onlyGuests began piling in more than an hour before Crystal Bridges’ regular 10 a.m. Saturday opening time, eagerly waiting to see and learn about its newest temporary exhibition “Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power.” Continue reading...

Two Fayetteville students disciplined after racist video posted

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Two high school students were disciplined after making a racist video deemed disruptive by the school's administration. Continue reading...

Fayetteville to equip police with opioid antidote

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- The Police Department is the latest in the state to send its officers out on the streets with Narcan to save the life of someone overdosing on opioids. Continue reading...

Cincinnati chicken house destroyed in fire

Subscriber onlyCINCINNATI - One chicken house is destroyed after a fire broke out at a Cobb-Vantress farm, Lincoln Fire Department officials said. Continue reading...

Fayetteville school board extends superintendent's contract

Subscriber onlySchool board members unanimously voted to extend Superintendent Matthew Wendt's contract after an executive session late Thursday night. Continue reading...

Fayetteville School District to outsource cleaning, redesign playground pending board approval

Subscriber onlySchool administrators presented plans for a new playground, discussed the need to contract custodial services and proposed the addition of seventh-grade athletics at the school board meeting Thursday night. Continue reading...

Fayetteville man arrested in connection to shootings

Subscriber onlyPolice arrested Parker Aneal, 23, in connection with two shootings this month. Continue reading...

Man who died in fire identified as home owner

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- The man who died in Monday's house fire has been identified as Andrew McClarrinon, 45, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office. Continue reading...

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Cpl. Marcus Peace and Officer Seay Floyd work to sort through some of the mail that was scattered du...

Cpl. Marcus Peace and Officer Seay Floyd work to sort through some of the mail that was scattered during Tuesday night's mail thef...

Published: December 28, 2017

Larry Ben, associate superintendent for administrative services, speaks to the Fayetteville School B...

Larry Ben, associate superintendent for administrative services, speaks to the Fayetteville School Board on Thursday, Nov. 16, 201...

Published: November 17, 2017

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A Fay Jones designed home was destroyed by fire early Thursday in ...

NWA Democrat-Gazette/Ashton Eley A Fay Jones designed home was destroyed by fire early Thursday in Fayetteville.

Published: June 9, 2017

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