Poplar Bluff

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Poplar Bluff,

city (1990 pop. 16,996), seat of Butler co., SE Mo., in the Ozark foothills, on the low bluffs of the Black River near the Ark. line; inc. 1870. It is a trade, shipping, and medical center in a fertile farming area. Among its manufactures are transportation equipment; plastic, wood, and paper products; furniture; building materials; flour; and shoes. Nearby are Mark Twain National Forest and Wappapello Dam.
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International Business Times reached out to the City of Poplar Bluff, as well as the Poplar Bluff Police Department, but had not received a response about Kearbey's arrest, or job status, at the time this article was published.
In the Poplar Bluff area, coverage extends throughout the city limits, bound by State Route 60 south to the intersection of US Highway 67 and State Route 53; along the I-55 corridor, as far north as Perryville and as far south as Kennett in the Missouri Bootheel; and along US Highway 60 from Poplar Bluff to Charleston.
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Whether it be Forty Miles from Poplar Bluff or Squaws Along the Yukon, Ben is a country singer through and through.
In addition, Rowe is closing an upholstery factory in Poplar Bluff.
Johnny McKeever bought a half-brother to Cornelius, a Group 2-winning miler in Italy, at the SGA yearling sale in Milan, and Willie Browne paid 90,000gns for a half-brother to a winning two-year-old by Mozart out of a half-sister to the Prix de la Fort winner Poplar Bluff.
Poplar Bluff is actually kind of south-east, I'm really from Columbia MO, but nothing really rhymes with Columbia.
This summer, the Poplar Bluff (Missouri) Daily American Republic took a courageous stand.
The population around Poplar Bluff is concentrated in the area between Poplar Bluff and Cape Girardeau.
Here's an example of how the geographic market came into play: In the proposed 1998 merger of two hospitals in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, Tenet Healthcare Corp.