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Nettleton High volunteers spread hope and cheer


Matthew Wells The Sun

Sophie Copelin (right) and Amelia Collins (left,) seniors at Nettleton High School, dance to bring smiles during the Hope Tour on Monday at the United Way of Northeast Arkansas. Shawna Burchman (center,) a fellow Nettleton High School senior, watches the performance.

Sun Staff Writer
mwells@jonesborosun.com

JONESBORO — Tori Simmons enjoys the positivity she and the rest of her group of volunteers share with others in town.

"I like seeing the smiles we spread," Simmons said about the Hope Tour that h . . .


Mikolas hurls Cards past Giants


Jeff Roberson | AP photo

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Miles Mikolas throws during the first inning of a game against the San Francisco Giants Sunday in St. Louis. The Cardinals won 9-2 as Mikolas picked up his 17th win of the season with seven innings of work that included eight strikeouts and no walks.

By Joe Harris, The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS — Miles Mikolas' outing against the San Francisco Giants was typical, and typical for him is pretty good.

Mikolas won his fourth straight start, Matt Carpenter hit his NL-leading 36th homer and the . . .


Ken Burns turns his attention to the Mayo Clinic


NEW YORK (AP) — After spearheading an epic, 18-hour documentary on the Vietnam War, acclaimed filmmaker Ken Burns has turned to more personal subject matter — one that knows him very intimately, too. Burns tackles the famed Mayo Clinic in . . .



Celine Dion to end Las Vegas concert residency next year


LAS VEGAS (AP) — Celine Dion has announced she will end her Las Vegas residency next year. The singer announced on social media Monday that she will leave Caesars Palace in June 2019. Dion says the decision brings mixed emotions as the Colosseum . . .