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Turning Point USA files suit against Arkansas State

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Students argue with a religious speaker at one of the Free Expression Areas on Nov. 17, 2015, at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro.

By Sarah Morris, Sun Staff Writer, smorris@jonesborosun.com
JONESBORO — A federal lawsuit alleges Arkansas State University limits free speech to 1 percent of its campus.
Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys filed the lawsuit Wednesday in the . . .

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Estanton Thomas, 3, visits with Santa Claus on Wednesday following Story Time with Santa at the Craighead County Jonesboro Public . . .

Sale of church property raises opposition

By Grant Stewart, Sun Staff Writer, gstewart@jonesborosun.com
JONESBORO — As members of Trinity Church prepare to vote to close the sale of the church's property to the Jonesboro School District, multiple families in opposition to the move are claiming they . . .

Witness testifies in murder trial

By Neal Embry, Sun Staff Writer, neal@jonesborosun.com
BLYTHEVILLE — By the time Anthony Vowels reached the scene of a fight between his cousin, Allan Curtis Jones, and Mississippi County farmer Mike Wallace, it was too late, he told a jury Wednesday . . .

Trumann leaves pig decision in hands of code enforcement

By Neal Embry, Sun Staff Writer, neal@jonesborosun.com
TRUMANN — The fate of Gordy the pig now lies in the hands of Trumann code enforcement officer and police Lt. Gary Henry.
The city council declined Tuesday to amend its ordinance prohibiting livestock . . .