Coronavirus News for West Memphis

West Memphis is part of the coronavirus solution, unlike the AR Governor’s office

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — West Memphis, Arkansas, is generally not known as a pace-setting community. But thanks to its Mayor Marco McClendon, this city of nearly 26,000 residents just across the bridge from ... More info »

Local 24 News - 04/08/2020 03:30pm

Retired chef helping recovering addicts in Key West dies of coronavirus

My dad is truly going to be missed,” said his daughter Ikema Williams, who said he died of COVID-19, the highly contagious respiratory illness caused by the new coronavirus. More info »

WPLG - 04/03/2020 12:42pm

West Memphis PD arrests 2 men for ‘terroristic threats’ involving coronavirus

White House task force gives daily update on coronavirus response. Click to watch full coverage … MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - West Memphis police have arrested two men in recent days for threats involving ... More info »

WMC Action News 5 Memphis on MSN.com - 04/06/2020 10:39am

West Memphis issues warning to funeral-goers after small outbreak at a funeral in a nearby city

“You don’t come to a funeral just to set up a funeral the next week, and this is how this virus is taking lives right now,” said West Memphis Mayor Marco McClendon. He said the five coronavirus cases ... More info »

FOX13 Memphis - 04/07/2020 11:25am

Mayor signs safer-at-home emergency order for West Memphis

Arkansas. According to a news release from the City of West Memphis, the order will limit activity outside homes beyond what is necessary for essential needs between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. until April 30. More info »

MSN - 04/06/2020 01:37pm

Kroger warehouse workers walk out in Memphis over coronavirus concerns

According to a University of Memphis study, the West Tennessean city has ... Kroger stores in western Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, western Kentucky and southeast Missouri. Warehouse workers have ... More info »

World Socialist Web Site - 03/27/2020 05:36pm

West Memphis Mayor implements curfew to fight COVID-19 pandemic

They’re mandated and if you are caught out after the curfew from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. you will see our West Memphis Police Department,” said McClendon. West Memphis Police said they issued citations to ... More info »

FOX13 Memphis - 04/06/2020 11:58am

Two Arkansas men arrested for falsely claiming to spread coronavirus to police

West Memphis Police said threats against its department will be taken very seriously during the current COVID-19 pandemic. More info »

WREG - 04/06/2020 09:53am

Arkansas governor refuses to issue “stay at home” executive order to help slow spread of coronavirus pandemic

I'm appealing to Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson to do what every state around him has done and issue a stay at home order statewide during the coronavirus pandemic. But he won't do it. In fact, now ... More info »

Local 24 News - 04/07/2020 03:50pm

Nexstar Stations Air Virtual Town Hall With Arkansas Governor

Nexstar Broadcasting will host a live virtual town hall meeting with Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson April 9 at 7 p.m. CT. The governor will address the state’s response to the coronavirus outbreak ... More info »

Broadcasting & Cable - 04/08/2020 04:22am

West Memphis Three's Damien Echols Shares Tips For Surviving Coronavirus Isolation

With millions left in lockdown in the face of the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, it can be all too easy to get lost in spirals of depression and fear. But for Damien Echols, a member of the West Memphis ... More info »

Oxygen - 03/31/2020 07:38am

Coronavirus forces funerals to move outdoors, online

MEMPHIS, Tenn ... a building can be breeding grounds for the coronavirus, which is why more funerals are happening outside. Forrest City, Arkansas, funeral director Miles Kimble said graveside ... More info »

WREG - 04/07/2020 02:23pm
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Total Joint Pre-Op Class

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A Bronx Tale: The Musical (Touring)

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A Bronx Tale: The Musical (Touring)

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Crittenden County Health Unit - West Memphis

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West Memphis, Arkansas. Population for West Memphis from the last gathering is 27666. You can view West Memphis venues that host many West Memphis AR events every year.

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West Memphis Arkansas has a latitude of 35.146499633789 and a longitude of -90.184799194336. View the full profile

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