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Annual Back to School Bash This Thursday

BY MELANIE BUCK – The annual Back to School Bash sponsored by Healthy Connections, Inc., will take place this Thursday, July 30, at the HCI – Mena Campus where families can receive free backpacks and school supplies for their children ages K-12. The event starts at 4 p.m. and will last until 6 p.m. at 136 Health Park Drive, across from ...

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No Sales Tax Back to School Shopping This Weekend!

Area retailers are making preparations for Arkansas’ third “Sales Tax Holiday” this weekend. First passed by Arkansas Legislature in 2011, representatives hope to help Arkansas’ families with rising back to school costs. Beginning at 12:01 a.m., Saturday, August 3 and ending this Sunday, August 4, 2013, at 11:59 p.m., no state or local sales tax will be collected during this ...

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