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FEMALE DOCTORS CONTINUE TO CHALLENGE THE STATUS QUO 

Local physicians discuss gender perceptions and career challenges By Courtney Edwards | Aspiring JournalistDelta Digital News Service JONESBORO, Ark. – It’s no secret the medical profession is male dominated. However, women outnumber men in six out of 43 medical specialties in the U.S., according to the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). Those specialties include pediatrics, OB-GYN, ped hematology/oncology, child

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Growth Brings Jobs, Citizens

by Austin Hyslip Courtesy of A-State Department of Media The town of Jonesboro is growing at an exponential rate. Big retail companies are moving in as well as new developments being built. Newk’s Eatery owner Wade Quinn said he has noticed the growth. “Jonesboro is growing and they’re not a small town anymore, so with that comes opportunities,” he said.

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