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Today in History

Today is Monday, Sept. 25, the 268th day of 2017. There are 97 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History: On September 25, 1957, nine black students who'd been forced to withdraw from Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, because of

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Public Affairs Calendar

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

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MAPC to consider apartment complex

Staci Vandagriff | The Sun
Jordan Stewart, an employee of KEG Construction, gets drainage pipes ready to be put into place Friday at the site of the Greensborough Village development.

By Keith Inman, Sun Staff Writer, inman@jonesborosun.com
JONESBORO — Plans for the first development project in Greensborough Village will be considered Tuesday by the Metropolitan Area Planning Commission.
The first project in the 211-acre

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Bannon warns of 'corrupt' GOP establishment — A2
Right-wing activist holds brief campus rally — A2
Volunteer returns from hurricane deployment — A3
New exhibit honors late athlete's career — A3
Wal-Mart official nominated for U.S. attorney — A3
Health bill opposition from GOP senators grows — A5
Gunman kills 1, injures 7 at Nashville church — A5
More NFL players protest Trump — A5
Germany's Merkel wins fourth term — A5
Macron's party suffers hit in French election — A6
2 Vietnamese dead in chase with Philippine navy — A6
Black lawmakers ponder Trump agenda — A8
Mnuchin touts proposed tax plan — A8
Changes expected for expiring travel ban — A8
Official: Hurricane set Puerto Rico back decades — A9
Airstrikes hit Syria's Aleppo despite ceasefire — A10
Kurdistan ordered to hand over borders — A10
Rohingya still fleeing to Myanmar — A10
'Kingsman' dethrones 'It' with $39M debut — B5

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

Timberlake declares love for Tenn.

FRANKLIN, Tenn. — Memphis native Justin Timberlake returned to his home state for one of his few performances this year to declare his love for Tennessee. Timberlake performed on Saturday in Franklin at the Pilgrimage Festival, a 3-year-old music . . .

Lovato to help war-scarred children in Iraq

NEW YORK — Demi Lovato was named a Global Citizen ambassador at the organization's annual music festival Saturday, championing the mental health of thousands of children displaced within Iraq and other vulnerable communities. The singer and Global . . .

September 2017