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Retired from Army, couple seeks to help National Guard unit

- Associated Press

A time-honored military tradition is the dining out, a formal ceremony and dinner meant to build camaraderie and esprit de corps. Mountain Home's 224th Light Maintenance Company of the Arkansas National Guard is planning a dining out in February, but the unit is short of funds for it.

Crisis behind him, Dayton faces different budget pressure

- Associated Press

A $1 billion surplus sounds like plenty for Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton and state lawmakers to spread around for new education initiatives, tax cuts and road and bridge improvements.

Antoine's CEO once told he'd have no future there

- Associated Press

Rick Blount had always figured he'd work for his family's restaurant when he graduated from college. After all, he'd started work at Antoine's when he was 13, taking reservations, and had worked up to assistant night manager while studying finance at Loyola University.

Shooting for more youth archers across the state

- Associated Press

When it comes to archery, the smaller the circle, the closer to a bulls eye. But the target for Archery in Louisiana Schools has been expanding the circle of schools.

SD-produced alcohol options expand; distillery up, running

- Associated Press

Phillip Klein, Travis Tisher and Doug Fedt love brewing craft beer. Each has dabbled in the art of beer and wine-making, and they have bonded, over time, thanks to their common interest.

Stennis Space Center puts South Mississippi on path to Mars

- Associated Press

Every rocket that ever propelled U.S. astronauts into space was tested at Stennis Space Center in Hancock County, and the NASA test center now is focused on testing rockets that will take astronauts into "deep space" - beyond the moon to an asteroid and then to Mars.

Federal judge stays Alabama gay marriage ruling for 2 weeks

- Associated Press

A federal judge has put a temporary hold on her decision that overturned Alabama's gay marriage ban, but indicated she will soon answer a key question: Must state probate judges issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples when the stay is lifted?