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75-MPH Limit Still Awaits Green Light on Arkansas Highways

75-MPH Limit Still Awaits Green Light on Arkansas Highways
Westbound traffic passes a speed limit sign on Interstate 40 outside West Memphis.

A law allowing the Arkansas Highway Commission to raise the highway speed limit to 75 mph went into effect Aug. 1, but the actual raising of any speed limits will have to wait until the Department of Transportation and its engineers complete an updated traffic study.
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Murphy USA Reports $55.6M in 2Q Profit

Murphy USA Inc., the nationwide fuel and convenience retailer based in El Dorado, reports second-quarter financial results, including net income of $55.6 million, or $1.51 per diluted share.
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Entergy Arkansas Names VP of Customer Service

Entergy Arkansas Inc. on Thursday named Melanie Taylor its new vice president of customer service. She had been serving in that role in an interim capacity since June.
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