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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- Here are five headlines to know for the morning of Wednesday August 6. For more headlines go to www.thv11.com.

Local

Update: Mother charged in death of 10-month-old

Last week, a 10-month-old baby and his father were found dead in the woods after an extensive search. Now, the baby's mother is facing a manslaughter charge.

More Arkansans buying local

The US Department of Agriculture reports that Arkansas is the 6th fastest growing state in the country to increase its number of farmers markets. Within the last decade, the number of farmers markets in the state has tripled from 28 to 97.

National

Veterans to receive in-state status for college tuition

Help is coming for veterans trying to get back in the college classroom. They will now be granted in-state status at all public universities.

Nearly 10% of cancer survivors smoke, despite risks

Nearly one in 10 long-term cancer survivors play with fire by continuing to smoke, a new study shows.

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'Weird But True' headlines this week

From a poodle that paints to cows who "royally" love music, 'THV 11 This Morning' catches you up on some Weird But True headlines.

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