BC-AR--Arkansas News Digest 1:30 pm, AR
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CIVIL WAR STREETS-ATLANTA
ATLANTA _ Residents in an Atlanta neighborhood are celebrating the renaming of Confederate Avenue. But the fate of Atlanta’s many other Civil-War themed streets and markers remains undecided.
MEDICAL MARIJUANA-ARKANSAS _ All five of Arkansas medical marijuana cultivation facilities are now under construction.
ETHICS COMMISSION-FUNDING _ The Arkansas Ethics Commission is asking that its state appropriation be increased by about $14,000 to restore funding to 1999 levels.
BKC--ARKANSAS-PINE BLUFF-ALCORN STATE
LORMAN, Miss. _ Arkansas-Pine Bluff plays Alcorn State at Davey Whitney Complex.
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