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Today in History

Today is Monday, Sept. 24, the 267th day of 2018. There are 98 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 24, 1789, President George Washington signed a Judiciary Act establishing America's federal court system and creating the post

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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.
Manila City Council, 5 p.m., City H

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Adams' life of entrepreneurship began at 14

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Bob Adams constantly worked at various jobs, but he also had a keen sense of humor.

By Kenneth Heard, Sun Staff Writer, kheard@jonesborosun.com
JONESBORO — Bob Adams was an entrepreneur at such an early age, creating his company that serviced pinball machines and juke boxes, that he had to be chauffeured around his route because he was

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Mikolas hurls Cards past Giants

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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. . . more »

Ariz. politician blasts siblings who endorsed foe — A2
NYC police beef up security for UN gathering, Trump visit — A2
Kavanaugh, Ford will testify in open hearing Thursday — A3
Farmers worry bailout won’t be enough — A3
China summons U.S. envoys over sanctions — A3
Schools turn to technology to monitor e-cig usage — A5
Expansion costs, sales tax revenue about the same — A5
ASU selects vice rector for its Mexico campus — A6
Lions convention set for Saturday — A6
Climate key talking point at UN — A7
Trump pushes pause on deciding Rosenstein’s fate — A8
U.S. considers limit on green cards — A8
Thousands near coast brace for more flooding — A9
Germany reaches deal in spy chief dispute — A10
U.K.’s Labour party mulls backing new referendum — A10
Simon wraps up farewell tour back home — B6

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

Reynolds mourned at small private memorial

NORTH PALM BEACH, Fla. — About 80 of Burt Reynolds' friends and relatives shared memories of the late actor at a private memorial service. Reynolds' ex-wife Loni Anderson and their son Quinton Anderson Reynolds were among the speakers at the Thursday . . .

Tresnjak makes Met Opera debut

NEW YORK — Darko Tresnjak thought back to November 2016, when he headed to the acclaimed modernist home designed by Charles Gwathmey in Manchester, Conn., he had purchased a year earlier with his husband. "The election happened, and I was really . . .

September 2018