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Today in History

Today is Sunday, Oct. 21, the 294th day of 2018. There are 71 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History: On Oct. 21, 1971, President Richard Nixon nominated Lewis F. Powell and William H. Rehnquist to the U.S. Supreme Court. (Both nominees

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Public Affairs

Craighead County Quorum Court, 5:30 p.m., county judge's conference room, County Courthouse Annex.
Paragould City Council, 6 p.m., Paragould City Hall.
Walnut Ridge Airport Commission, noon, Terminal Building.
Pocahontas School Board, 7 p.m., junior

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'Homecoming, not a hospital'; 17-year-old battles brain tumor

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Noah Reeves holds a mask he will wear at during radiation treatment for a brain tumor at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis. He will undergo 33 treatments after doctors discovered the golf ball-sized tumor in September.

By Kenneth Heard, Sun Staff Writer, kheard@jonesborosun.com
JONESBORO — Noah Reeves was an active 17-year-old high school senior, so when he began feeling tingling in his right arm and right side last month, his family thought it was just a pinched

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Simpler approach works for A-State

Quentin Winstine | The Sun
Arkansas State’s Warren Wand sprints past Georgia State’s Khai Anderson on a 91-yard kickoff return during Thursday night’s game at Centennial Bank Stadium.

By Kevin Turbeville
Sun Staff Writer
JONESBORO — Blake Anderson wanted to make Arkansas State's offensive line as comfortable as possible Thursday night.
The result was just what the Red Wolves' head coach had in mind.
ASU averaged better than eight. . . more »

Snake names honor Darwin, fire god, La. professor — A2
Habitat for Humanity topic at Lions meeting — A3
Maintenance requires close of Arkansas 304 — A3
Trump says U.S. will pull out of nuclear arms pact — A5
Space Force grounded in real needs — A3
U.S. commander confident of Afghan security — A5
A-State hires Terry as enrollment manager — A6
Migrants vow to re-form caravan, continue to U.S. — A7
Thousands of Floridians still powerless — A7
Russian minister denounces tampering accusation — A7
Skepticism at Saudi Arabia — A8
Marchers clog streets to demand new Brexit vote — A8
Warren ancestry shows how membership decided — A9
Yancy, Coffman join Arvest — A10
First oil wells in years drilled in shale — A10
Simpler approach works for A-State — B1
Landowners are golden — B7
Black powder offers early shot at whitetails — B7
Cowboys, Skins aim to stop alternating W's, L's — B8
Bengals-Chiefs get prime time — B8
Patagonia endorses Democrats Rosen, Tester — B9
Sanders: Progressive message resonating in S.C. — B9
Body found in Texas lake was of woman missing days earlier _ B9
IS frees 6 hostages in exchange with Syria — B10
Italy OKs final budget draft — B10
Ex-Dutch PM Kok dies at 80 — B10
Spanish awardees call for action — B10

Read about all these and more in today's print edition or online e-Edition.

Schumer says no Super Bowl ads for her

By The Associated Press Don't look for Amy Schumer in any Super Bowl commercials this time around. She's sitting this one out as she stands with Colin Kaepernick and his take-a-knee protest against racism and police brutality. The comedian and "I Feel . . .

Dern released from hospital after fall while jogging

LOS ANGELES — Actor Bruce Dern has been released from the hospital after a fall during his daily jog in Los Angeles. A representative for the 82-year-old Dern says he was released Friday evening following his fall earlier in the day. The Oscar-nominated . . .

October 2018