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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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The deal is backed with a four-year loan of $10.2 million from Southern Bank of Poplar Bluff, Missouri.
The deal is financed with a three-year loan of $396,578 from Sterling Bank of Poplar Bluff, Missouri.
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Steward comes by his folksy charm and easy confidence honestly: As a boy in rural Poplar Bluff, Missouri, he revered his dynamic grandfather, a career Yellow Dog Democrat and onetime campaign manager for Harry Truman.
Floodwaters from the swollen Black River surround a church and a racetrack in Poplar Bluff, Missouri
And in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, 17,000 residents were hoping a levee held and prevented major flooding.
In Poplar Bluff, Missouri 1,000 homes were evacuated from high floodwaters.
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