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Heavy rains flood roads, cause lakes to rise

Motorists make it to safety

At least one person had to be rescued from a flooded vehicle Wednesday after heavy rainfall pushed local creeks onto roadways, while another was able to make his way through a rain-swollen tributary on his own.

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Homeless man arrested for two alleged assaults

A reportedly homeless man was arrested on felony warrants Friday stemming from allegations he sexually assaulted an employee of a local insurance agency and threatened another employee with a handgun earlier this month.

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PACA revitalizes Park Avenue neighborhood

Although it was originally formed in 1985, the Park Avenue Community Association has stepped up its campaign to revitalize the oldest neighborhood in the city in recent years and has no plans to slow down anytime soon.

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Man sentenced for fourth DWI

A Bearden man was sentenced to two years in prison Tuesday after pleading guilty to his fourth driving while intoxicated offense and making threats against a Garland County sheriff's deputy in 2016.

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2nd man sentenced in purse snatching

The second of two Malvern men arrested in 2016 after assaulting a woman at a Hot Springs gas station and stealing her purse pleaded guilty Tuesday in Garland County Circuit Court.

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