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Posted on: September 28, 2020

City of West Memphis, WMFD celebrate grand opening of new fire station

By WMCActionNews5.com Staff | September 24, 2020 at 2:38 PM CDT - Updated September 24 at 6:04 PM 

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. (WMC) - The City of West Memphis and the West Memphis Fire Department celebrated the grand opening of a new fire station on Thursda...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Election Commission changes early voting locations to prepare for increase

Author: Jalyn Souchek
Updated: 7:32 AM CDT September 28, 2020

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — To prepare for an influx of early voters, the Crittenden County Election Commission has announced new voting locations. Early voting begins in Arkansas on October 19th and in...

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Posted on: September 14, 2020

Fix may be coming for collapsing West Memphis sewer system

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WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — Some big improvements could be in the works for the West Memphis sewer system if its city council approves a $30 million bond issue.

The city plans are to upgrade the system that...

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Posted on: September 4, 2020

New Chick-fil-A opens in West Memphis

By: Fox13Memphis.com News StaffUpdated: September 3, 2020 - 7:04 AM 

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — Chick-fil-A fans, the wait is over for those famous chicken sandwiches and waffle fries!

A new Chick-fil-A opened Thursday morning at 6 a.m...

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Posted on: August 14, 2020

West Memphis’ mayor wants more housing developments built to meet city’s needs NEWS

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WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — The city of West Memphis has seen an economic boom over the last few years, but with more jobs and opportunities, the city is finding itself in a unique situation: It is lacking h...

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Posted on: August 14, 2020

West Memphis moving to curbside garbage pick-up for first time in city’s history

By: Siobhan Riley, FOX13Memphis.com Updated: August 12, 2020

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — Starting September 1, the City of West Memphis will move to curbside garbage collection for the first time in the city’s history.

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Posted on: June 17, 2020

West Memphis PD building connections through community outreach

By: Siobhan Riley, FOX13Memphis.comUpdated: June 16, 2020 - 6:15 PM 

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — Two years ago, the West Memphis Police Department hired Tawana Bailey to lead its community outreach department.  Last summer, of...

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Posted on: February 25, 2020

Chick-fil-A opening new restaurant in West Memphis

“This is a big announcement for our community,” said Mayor Marco McClendon.“In all our recent community surveys, one of the most requested needs has been locating a Chick-fil-A in our city.We are thrilled to announce that the...

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

West Memphis School District gets over $20 million for new schools

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The Arkansas Department of Education recently approved $22.5 million for the funding of two new schools in West Memphis.

Mayor McClendon was happy to hear that the state will be funding the project.

"West Memphis is on a winning streak. Black and Gold ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

ATTENTION: Workers affected by COVID-19

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UPDATED: July 23, 2020 

Short-term Child Care Assistance for Essential Workers

The Arkansas Department of Commerce has been directed to expedite unemployment benefits to assist Arkansans whose employment status may be impacted by the COVID-19 outbr...

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Posted on: July 17, 2020

Governor Asa Hutchinson issues statewide mask mandate

Arkansas governor issues statewide mask mandate

Governor Asa Hutchinson on Thursday issued a statewide order requiring residents to wear face masks in public.

The mandate takes effect Monday, July 20, 2020. It requires residents to wear protective coverings in all indoor environments where social distan...

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Posted on: March 10, 2020

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Located in the nation’s logistics heart and just a two-day truck drive from 75% of the nation’s population centers. At the intersection of Interstate 55 and Interstate 40 with access in all cardinal directions.

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Posted on: March 10, 2020

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West Memphis has two Class I Railroads pass through the city, Union Pacific and Burlington Northern. There are three other Class I rail companies with a presence in the Memphis MSA: Santé Fe, Canadian National, CSX, and Norfolk Southern.

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Posted on: March 10, 2020

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The Port of West Memphis is owned by the City of West Memphis and is the only deepwater port in the area.

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Posted on: March 10, 2020

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The West Memphis Airport is owned and operated by the CIty of West Memphis. Memphis International Aiport (MEM) is located a short distance away. Memphis International Airport is home to the FedEx Superhub and is the busiest cargo airport in the nation.

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

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