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Federal Tipoffs Involving Arkansas Newsletter for Sunday July 21, 2019 ( 5 items )  

Arkansas U.S. Attorney: Alma Grocery Store Ordered to Stop Distributing Products For Insanitary Conditions
FORT SMITH, Arkansas, July 18 -- The U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, Duane A. Kees, issued the following news release: Duane (DAK) Kees, United States Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, and Ned Sharpless, M.D., Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Acting Commissioner, announced today that J and L Grocery, LLC, of Alma, Arkansas, the company's owner, James T. White, and its manager, Lori A. Layne were ordered Thursday to stop distributing food, drug products, medica  more

FCC Commissioner O'Rielly Issues Remarks at Arkansas Broadcasters Association Annual Conference
WASHINGTON, July 19 -- The Federal Communications Commission issued the following remarks by Commissioner Michael O'Rielly at the 2019 Arkansas Broadcasters Association annual conference: "It is an incredible honor to join Arkansas broadcasters in celebration of the 70th Anniversary of the ABA. Congratulations to the association and its many members for the decades of service to the people of Arkansas. During my time at the Commission, I have had the pleasure of traveling the country to hear fr  more

Food and Drug Administration: Federal Judge Enters Consent Decree Against Arkansas Food and Medical Product Grocery Warehouse for Insanitary Conditions
WASHINGTON, July 18 -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Food and Drug Administration issued the following news release: The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Arkansas ordered J and L Grocery, LLC. of Alma, Arkansas, the company's owner, James T. White, and its manager, Lori A. Layne, to stop distributing food, drug products, medical devices and cosmetics until the company complies with the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act) and other requirements list  more

Stephen F. Austin State University to Receive $93,912 from Interior
WASHINGTON, July 20 - The U.S. Department of the Interior's National Park Service announced that it intends to award a $93,912 cooperative agreement to the Stephen F. Austin State University of Nacogdoches, Texas, for ethnographic overview and assessment for Arkansas Post National Monument. The agency description of the grant states: "The objectives of this project is to conduct study relating to the involvement of African Americans in historic developments at Arkansas Post National Monument (A  more

Watershed Committee of the Ozarks to Receive $800,000 from Interior
WASHINGTON, July 20 - The U.S. Department of the Interior's National Park Service announced that it intends to award a $800,000 cooperative agreement to the Watershed Committee of the Ozarks for the restoration of landscapes and watersheds primarily in the Ozarks and Ouachita region of Arkansas and Missouri. The agency description of the grant states: "This area of the country includes interior highlands with rivers and streams as well transition areas between central hardwood forests and Easte  more