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Stories from Thursday, October 2, 2003

PLAY BALL (10/02/03)
PLAY BALL: Two fourth-graders, Dillon Hargrove, left, and Jordin Davis, enjoy a game of tetherball at Viola Elementary School Sept. 30.
Still young at 85, Horseshoe Bend athlete honored at Senior Olympics (10/02/03)
At age 85, Helene Keen of Horseshoe Bend has been described as a mover, a shaker and a motivator. She was honored Sept. 12 at the XXI Annual Senior Olympics banquet in Hot Springs when she received the Jan and Art Matre Memorial Award for outstanding field athlete in 2002...
Sharp justice complex to open in two months (10/02/03)
Sharp County's new justice complex is nearing completion and could be open for business in less than two months. According to JP Marc Goings, the chairman of the building committee, the project is going well. While some last minute details needed to be completed, including furnishing the building and paving a parking lot, he expects the move to be complete by December...
Thayer High alumni reunion planned for 2003 Homecoming (10/02/03)
The Thayer High School Alumni Association has scheduled Thayer Homecoming 2003 Oct. 17 and 18, and extends an invitation to the following classes: 1928 75th anniversary; 1933 70th anniversary; 1938 65th anniversary; 1943 60th anniversary; 1948 55th anniversary; 1953 50th anniversary; 1958 45th anniversary; 1963 40th anniversary; 1968 35th anniversary; 1973 30th anniversary; 1978 25th anniversary; 1983 20th anniversary; 1988 15th anniversary; 1993 10th anniversary, and 1998 5th anniversary.Activities begin with the Homecoming Parade scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. ...
HazMat team contains fuel spill in Viola (10/02/03)
When neighbors reported strong gas fumes the Salem HazMat team responded and cleaned up a potentially dangerous gas spill in Viola at Longhorns Get-N-Go Sept. 25 after hours. Store owner Gary Cotter said a truck driver from White River Petroleum of Batesville hooked up a hose from his tankard truck and a seal blew, spilling approximately 423 gallons of unleaded gasoline to the ground...
Alton teachers recognize students of the month (10/02/03)
Alton teachers honored 25 students as Students of the Month Sept. 26. At a school assembly each student was given an award certificate, a coupon for a free movie rental from Movie Central, a coupon for a free soda from Quick Connection, and a coupon for a free personal pizza from Park Side Pantry, all located in Alton...
Miles for Meals raises $1,800 for Thayer Senior Center (10/02/03)
Thirty participants walked over 100 miles in the recent Miles For Meals held in Thayer for the Senior Citizen Center, raising about $1,800. Among the participants were: Aleasha Clark, daughter of Nikki and Jason Clark and granddaughter of Bob and Sheila Smith and Boyd and Lavern Clark. ...
Calico classmates mourn loss of Angel (10/02/03)
A Calico Rock bus driver placed a flower on the empty seat usually occupied by 11-year-old Angel Jessica Lee Nalley who died in a car accident Sept. 28. Students and staff are coping after receiving word that a fellow classmate at Calico Rock Elementary School died as a result of injuries she sustained in a one-vehicle accident on Boswell Road, six miles south of Calico Rock...
Thomasville Library brimming with activity for young and old readers (10/02/03)
While it is only open Tuesdays and Thursdays the Thomasville Library provides many interesting, book related activities. Librarian Bernadette Watkins said, "I really enjoy coming up with fun ideas and participating in our projects." One project that began in 2001 came to completion this year, Tell Me A Story, a book by the library-sponsored writing class. ...
Todd to lead Shady Oaks (10/02/03)
Shady Oaks Healthcare Office Manger Phyllis Todd has accepted the job as the facility's new administrator last week. Todd has over 20 years experience working at Shady Oaks. "She is a team player and everyone looks forward to working with her as their team leader," said Activity Director Kim Harralston. "Phyllis Todd has always given 110 percent, and she expects the very best from her employees for our residents."...
Miles for Meals raises $1,800 for Thayer Senior Center (10/02/03)
Thirty participants walked over 100 miles in the recent Miles For Meals held in Thayer for the Senior Citizen Center, raising about $1,800. Among the participants were: Aleasha Clark, daughter of Nikki and Jason Clark and granddaughter of Bob and Sheila Smith and Boyd and Lavern Clark. ...
Todd to lead Shady Oaks (10/02/03)
Shady Oaks Healthcare Office Manger Phyllis Todd has accepted the job as the facility's new administrator last week. Todd has over 20 years experience working at Shady Oaks. "She is a team player and everyone looks forward to working with her as their team leader," said Activity Director Kim Harralston. "Phyllis Todd has always given 110 percent, and she expects the very best from her employees for our residents."...
Alton teachers recognize students of the month (10/02/03)
Alton teachers honored 25 students as Students of the Month Sept. 26. At a school assembly each student was given an award certificate, a coupon for a free movie rental from Movie Central, a coupon for a free soda from Quick Connection, and a coupon for a free personal pizza from Park Side Pantry, all located in Alton...
Still young at 85, Horseshoe Bend athlete honored at Senior Olympics (10/02/03)
At age 85, Helene Keen of Horseshoe Bend has been described as a mover, a shaker and a motivator. She was honored Sept. 12 at the XXI Annual Senior Olympics banquet in Hot Springs when she received the Jan and Art Matre Memorial Award for outstanding field athlete in 2002...
Thayer High alumni reunion planned for 2003 Homecoming (10/02/03)
The Thayer High School Alumni Association has scheduled Thayer Homecoming 2003 Oct. 17 and 18, and extends an invitation to the following classes: 1928 75th anniversary; 1933 70th anniversary; 1938 65th anniversary; 1943 60th anniversary; 1948 55th anniversary; 1953 50th anniversary; 1958 45th anniversary; 1963 40th anniversary; 1968 35th anniversary; 1973 30th anniversary; 1978 25th anniversary; 1983 20th anniversary; 1988 15th anniversary; 1993 10th anniversary, and 1998 5th anniversary.Activities begin with the Homecoming Parade scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. ...
HazMat team contains fuel spill in Viola (10/02/03)
When neighbors reported strong gas fumes the Salem HazMat team responded and cleaned up a potentially dangerous gas spill in Viola at Longhorns Get-N-Go Sept. 25 after hours. Store owner Gary Cotter said a truck driver from White River Petroleum of Batesville hooked up a hose from his tankard truck and a seal blew, spilling approximately 423 gallons of unleaded gasoline to the ground...
Thomasville Library brimming with activity for young and old readers (10/02/03)
While it is only open Tuesdays and Thursdays the Thomasville Library provides many interesting, book related activities. Librarian Bernadette Watkins said, "I really enjoy coming up with fun ideas and participating in our projects." One project that began in 2001 came to completion this year, Tell Me A Story, a book by the library-sponsored writing class. ...
PLAY BALL (10/02/03)
PLAY BALL: Two fourth-graders, Dillon Hargrove, left, and Jordin Davis, enjoy a game of tetherball at Viola Elementary School Sept. 30.
Calico classmates mourn loss of Angel (10/02/03)
A Calico Rock bus driver placed a flower on the empty seat usually occupied by 11-year-old Angel Jessica Lee Nalley who died in a car accident Sept. 28. Students and staff are coping after receiving word that a fellow classmate at Calico Rock Elementary School died as a result of injuries she sustained in a one-vehicle accident on Boswell Road, six miles south of Calico Rock...
Sharp justice complex to open in two months (10/02/03)
Sharp County's new justice complex is nearing completion and could be open for business in less than two months. According to JP Marc Goings, the chairman of the building committee, the project is going well. While some last minute details needed to be completed, including furnishing the building and paving a parking lot, he expects the move to be complete by December...
Military (10/02/03)
Air Force Airman 1st Class Melissa A. Richey has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. Richey is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Roger Richey of Hardy. The airman is a 2002 graduate of Mammoth Spring High School...
Rohders join American Angus Association (10/02/03)
Steven and Sharyn Rohder of Ash Flat are new members of the American Angus Association, according to John Crouch, executive vice president of the national breed registry organization. The American Angus Association, with more than 35,000 active adult and junior members, is the largest beef cattle registry association in the world. Its computerized records include detailed information on more than 14 million registered Angus...
York awarded Twin Lakes Home Builders' Scholarship (10/02/03)
Kimberly York was recently awarded the Twin Lakes Home Builders' Scholarship. York is the daughter of Kim York and Charlotte Painter. She is 2001 graduate of Salem High School and is pursuing a degree in hearing healthcare. Proceeds from the Twin Lakes Home Builders' Golf Tournament provide scholarships to Arkansas State University Mountain Home students. ...
Military (10/02/03)
Air Force Airman 1st Class Melissa A. Richey has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. Richey is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Roger Richey of Hardy. The airman is a 2002 graduate of Mammoth Spring High School...
Rohders join American Angus Association (10/02/03)
Steven and Sharyn Rohder of Ash Flat are new members of the American Angus Association, according to John Crouch, executive vice president of the national breed registry organization. The American Angus Association, with more than 35,000 active adult and junior members, is the largest beef cattle registry association in the world. Its computerized records include detailed information on more than 14 million registered Angus...
York awarded Twin Lakes Home Builders' Scholarship (10/02/03)
Kimberly York was recently awarded the Twin Lakes Home Builders' Scholarship. York is the daughter of Kim York and Charlotte Painter. She is 2001 graduate of Salem High School and is pursuing a degree in hearing healthcare. Proceeds from the Twin Lakes Home Builders' Golf Tournament provide scholarships to Arkansas State University Mountain Home students. ...
Eagles upend Bobcats in OT (10/02/03)
The streak is over. After going winless for the season last year, logging just one victory the year before that and starting out 0-3 this year, the Mountain View Liberty Eagles ended a hefty stretch of frustration with a 19-12 win over the Thayer Bobcats in overtime Sept. 26...
Halter Horse Show winners named (10/02/03)
The Northcentral District Fair Halter Horse Show was held Sept. 23 with 75 entries competing. Danny Thomas Jr. of Beedeville was the judge and the following participants were winners: Pony at Halter: Beth Simpson first, Tiffany Redwine second. Weanling Stallions and Geldings: Wesley Austin, first...
Greyhounds survive wild Rocket ride (10/02/03)
A week after ripping off 46 unanswered points at home to rout the Parkin Tigers for their first win of the season, the Salem Greyhounds hit the Turrell Rockets with 20 straight second half points to post their first road win of the year, 40-34 Sept. 26...
Thayer takes volleyball win from Mountain View Liberty (10/02/03)
The Thayer Lady Bobcat volleyball team took a straight set match from the Mountain View Liberty Lady Eagles 25-22 and 25-20 Sept. 25 at Thayer. The win gives the Lady Cats a 6-4 record, 1-1 in South Central Association play. Coach Matt Pitts had the Lady Cats in great form in their conference opening win over the Lady Eagles...
Comets take cross country win at Kosh (10/02/03)
The Alton Comets ran to a first place finish in the boys' and girls' divisions of the cross country match Sept. 24 at Koshkonong. Following are the places of individual runners for the Comets:BoysMichael Koon, second place; Nick Parrott, third place; Greg Campbell, sixth place.Also: Max Wilkerson, seventh place; Kyle Willard, eighth place; Bryan Joiner, ninth place; Ben Whitten, 18th place; Marshall Smith, 19th place; Ben Alexander, 25th place.Girls Nicole Turner, second place; Felicia Turner, third place; Christina Aranda, fourth place; Adrian Johnson, eighth place; Catherine Tusher, 10th place; Sarah Rowe, 14th place; Breanna Jones, 17th place; Jamie Reynolds, 22nd place.. ...
Halter Horse Show winners named (10/02/03)
The Northcentral District Fair Halter Horse Show was held Sept. 23 with 75 entries competing. Danny Thomas Jr. of Beedeville was the judge and the following participants were winners: Pony at Halter: Beth Simpson first, Tiffany Redwine second. Weanling Stallions and Geldings: Wesley Austin, first...
Greyhounds survive wild Rocket ride (10/02/03)
A week after ripping off 46 unanswered points at home to rout the Parkin Tigers for their first win of the season, the Salem Greyhounds hit the Turrell Rockets with 20 straight second half points to post their first road win of the year, 40-34 Sept. 26...
Thayer takes volleyball win from Mountain View Liberty (10/02/03)
The Thayer Lady Bobcat volleyball team took a straight set match from the Mountain View Liberty Lady Eagles 25-22 and 25-20 Sept. 25 at Thayer. The win gives the Lady Cats a 6-4 record, 1-1 in South Central Association play. Coach Matt Pitts had the Lady Cats in great form in their conference opening win over the Lady Eagles...
Comets take cross country win at Kosh (10/02/03)
The Alton Comets ran to a first place finish in the boys' and girls' divisions of the cross country match Sept. 24 at Koshkonong. Following are the places of individual runners for the Comets:BoysMichael Koon, second place; Nick Parrott, third place; Greg Campbell, sixth place.Also: Max Wilkerson, seventh place; Kyle Willard, eighth place; Bryan Joiner, ninth place; Ben Whitten, 18th place; Marshall Smith, 19th place; Ben Alexander, 25th place.Girls Nicole Turner, second place; Felicia Turner, third place; Christina Aranda, fourth place; Adrian Johnson, eighth place; Catherine Tusher, 10th place; Sarah Rowe, 14th place; Breanna Jones, 17th place; Jamie Reynolds, 22nd place.. ...
Eagles upend Bobcats in OT (10/02/03)
The streak is over. After going winless for the season last year, logging just one victory the year before that and starting out 0-3 this year, the Mountain View Liberty Eagles ended a hefty stretch of frustration with a 19-12 win over the Thayer Bobcats in overtime Sept. 26...
Goldie Edington (10/02/03)
Goldie Constant Edington, 88, of Guion, Ark., died Sept. 22, 2003. Survivors include three children -- Dorothy Lovelady of Guion; a son and daughter-in-law, William and Nora Edington of Wiseman, Ark.; and a daughter and son-in-law, Velda and Larry Garner of Sage, Ark; six grandchildren -- Rickie Pittman of Guion, Kaye Williams of Pleasant Plains, Ark., Cindy Halla of Calico Rock, Ark., Karl Garner of Wynne, Ark., Sandy Whitney of Springfield, Mo., and Sonya Balger of Okeona, Ohio; 11 great-grandchildren; two sisters --Faye Burgess of Wenatchee, Wash., and Inez Long of Dry Den, Wash; and a sister-in-law, Ethel Lovelady of Guion, Ark.. ...
Logan Lee Hankins (10/02/03)
Logan Lee Hankins, 41, of Cherokee Village, died Sept. 16, 2003, at his home. He was born Dec. 24, 1961, in Independ-ence, Mo., the son of the Rex Wayne Hankins and Lillie Moore Hankins of Odessa, Mo. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army as a drill sergeant...
Samuel Savage (10/02/03)
Samuel Savage was born March 5, 1918, in Portageville, Mo., and died Sept. 19, 2003. He was a man of little formal education which was common during the 20s and 30s. At a young age he was forced to be the wage earner and father figure for his mother and seven young siblings because his father suffered injuries in France during World War I, which became permanent disabilities and forced him to spend the latter years of his life in the Veterans' Hospital in Little Rock. ...
Ronald P. Nelson (10/02/03)
Ronald P. Nelson, 71, of Warrensburg, Mo., formerly of Ash Flat, Ark., died Sept. 25, 2003, at the Western Missouri Medical Center in Warrensburg. He was born Jan. 18, 1932, in Marion, Ohio. He was married to Bonnie Horton on May 8, 1954, in Wichita, and worked for over 25 years in the claims department for Dorth Coombs Insurance in Wichita, Kan. ...
Lillian Liewald (10/02/03)
Lillian Liewald, 100, of Cherokee Village died Sept. 26, 2003, at the Randolph County Medical Center in Pocahontas. She was born April 6, 1903, in Ewing, Ill., daughter of Marian Lester Williams and Della Meadows Williams. She worked for 48 years as a dietician for the state of Illinois and acted as the governor's liaison for all dieticians in the state of Illinois. ...
Laura Marie Harrison (10/02/03)
Laura Marie Harrison, daughter of Nedra Jewell Hice and the late Granvel Lee Hice, was born Feb. 10, 1951, in McNeal, Ariz., and died Sept. 23, 2003, in Koshkonong, at the age of 52. She was married on Nov. 25, 1972 in the Nebo Pentecostal Church in Alton to Herbert Dale Harrison...
Esther Pauline Langley (10/02/03)
Esther Pauline Langley, daughter of the late Jesse Everett Rolen and Ora Hollis Rolen, was born April 4, 1916, in Oregon County, Mo., and died Sept. 25, 2003, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 87. She was united in marriage Sept. 22, 1933, in Thayer, Mo., to Hoy Langley who preceded her in death in Aug. 23, 1987...
Rose Buckingham (10/02/03)
Rose Bernice Buckingham, 93, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Sept. 29, 2003, at Ash Flat, Ark. She was born Jan. 24, 1910, in Fremont, Mich., daughter of Marshal Paxson and Nettie Johnson Paxson. She was a member of United Methodist Church in Princeton, Minn., where she also belonged to the Priscilla Circle. She was a member of the Eastern Star, the VFW Auxiliary and was a homemaker...
Audie Marie Arnold (10/02/03)
Audie Marie Arnold, age 92 of Horseshoe Bend, died Sept. 22, 2003, at the Community Medical Center of Izard County at Calico Rock. She was born April 17, 1911, to Nathan Monroe and Mary Atlanta Georgia Graves Felton at Gamaliel, Ark., and was a housewife, and a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Horseshoe Bend...
Raymond Clifton (10/02/03)
Raymond Leslie Clifton, 75, of Carlsbad, N.M., died Sept. 25, 2003, in Odessa, Texas. He was born July 8, 1928, at Young County, Texas, son of Leslie and Louise Wise Clifton. He was a retired diary farmer and a member of Mid American Dairy Association. He was a former resident of Viola and loved to fish and hunt. He was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church...
Zola McLeod (10/02/03)
Zola McLeod, 93, of Cave City, died Sept. 26, 2003, at the Cave City Nursing Home in Cave City. She was born May 10, 1910, at Cave City to Thomas Newton and Mintie Arrow Baxter Burge. She was a homemaker and a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church in Cave City...
Lela Mae Hubbs (10/02/03)
Lela Mae Hubbs, 70, of Horseshoe Bend, died Sept. 12, 2003, at the St. Louis University Hospital. She was born March 5, 1933, in Union County, Ill., daughter of Albert and Ruth Hastings Watkins. She was retired from Flosheim Shoe Company in Anna, Ill., where she worked as a top stitcher. ...
Angel Nalley (10/02/03)
Angel Jessica Lee Nalley, of Calico Rock, Ark., daughter of Shelley Nalley and Tommy Nalley, was born April 5, 1992, in Conway, Ark. She departed this life Sept. 28, 2003, at the age of 11 years, five months and 23 days. She was a fifth grade student at the Calico Rock Elementary School...
Raymond Clifton (10/02/03)
Raymond Leslie Clifton, 75, of Carlsbad, N.M., died Sept. 25, 2003, in Odessa, Texas. He was born July 8, 1928, at Young County, Texas, son of Leslie and Louise Wise Clifton. He was a retired diary farmer and a member of Mid American Dairy Association. He was a former resident of Viola and loved to fish and hunt. He was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church...
Laura Marie Harrison (10/02/03)
Laura Marie Harrison, daughter of Nedra Jewell Hice and the late Granvel Lee Hice, was born Feb. 10, 1951, in McNeal, Ariz., and died Sept. 23, 2003, in Koshkonong, at the age of 52. She was married on Nov. 25, 1972 in the Nebo Pentecostal Church in Alton to Herbert Dale Harrison...
Esther Pauline Langley (10/02/03)
Esther Pauline Langley, daughter of the late Jesse Everett Rolen and Ora Hollis Rolen, was born April 4, 1916, in Oregon County, Mo., and died Sept. 25, 2003, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 87. She was united in marriage Sept. 22, 1933, in Thayer, Mo., to Hoy Langley who preceded her in death in Aug. 23, 1987...
Zola McLeod (10/02/03)
Zola McLeod, 93, of Cave City, died Sept. 26, 2003, at the Cave City Nursing Home in Cave City. She was born May 10, 1910, at Cave City to Thomas Newton and Mintie Arrow Baxter Burge. She was a homemaker and a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church in Cave City...
Lela Mae Hubbs (10/02/03)
Lela Mae Hubbs, 70, of Horseshoe Bend, died Sept. 12, 2003, at the St. Louis University Hospital. She was born March 5, 1933, in Union County, Ill., daughter of Albert and Ruth Hastings Watkins. She was retired from Flosheim Shoe Company in Anna, Ill., where she worked as a top stitcher. ...
Rose Buckingham (10/02/03)
Rose Bernice Buckingham, 93, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Sept. 29, 2003, at Ash Flat, Ark. She was born Jan. 24, 1910, in Fremont, Mich., daughter of Marshal Paxson and Nettie Johnson Paxson. She was a member of United Methodist Church in Princeton, Minn., where she also belonged to the Priscilla Circle. She was a member of the Eastern Star, the VFW Auxiliary and was a homemaker...
Logan Lee Hankins (10/02/03)
Logan Lee Hankins, 41, of Cherokee Village, died Sept. 16, 2003, at his home. He was born Dec. 24, 1961, in Independ-ence, Mo., the son of the Rex Wayne Hankins and Lillie Moore Hankins of Odessa, Mo. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army as a drill sergeant...
Goldie Edington (10/02/03)
Goldie Constant Edington, 88, of Guion, Ark., died Sept. 22, 2003. Survivors include three children -- Dorothy Lovelady of Guion; a son and daughter-in-law, William and Nora Edington of Wiseman, Ark.; and a daughter and son-in-law, Velda and Larry Garner of Sage, Ark; six grandchildren -- Rickie Pittman of Guion, Kaye Williams of Pleasant Plains, Ark., Cindy Halla of Calico Rock, Ark., Karl Garner of Wynne, Ark., Sandy Whitney of Springfield, Mo., and Sonya Balger of Okeona, Ohio; 11 great-grandchildren; two sisters --Faye Burgess of Wenatchee, Wash., and Inez Long of Dry Den, Wash; and a sister-in-law, Ethel Lovelady of Guion, Ark.. ...
Samuel Savage (10/02/03)
Samuel Savage was born March 5, 1918, in Portageville, Mo., and died Sept. 19, 2003. He was a man of little formal education which was common during the 20s and 30s. At a young age he was forced to be the wage earner and father figure for his mother and seven young siblings because his father suffered injuries in France during World War I, which became permanent disabilities and forced him to spend the latter years of his life in the Veterans' Hospital in Little Rock. ...
Lillian Liewald (10/02/03)
Lillian Liewald, 100, of Cherokee Village died Sept. 26, 2003, at the Randolph County Medical Center in Pocahontas. She was born April 6, 1903, in Ewing, Ill., daughter of Marian Lester Williams and Della Meadows Williams. She worked for 48 years as a dietician for the state of Illinois and acted as the governor's liaison for all dieticians in the state of Illinois. ...
Ronald P. Nelson (10/02/03)
Ronald P. Nelson, 71, of Warrensburg, Mo., formerly of Ash Flat, Ark., died Sept. 25, 2003, at the Western Missouri Medical Center in Warrensburg. He was born Jan. 18, 1932, in Marion, Ohio. He was married to Bonnie Horton on May 8, 1954, in Wichita, and worked for over 25 years in the claims department for Dorth Coombs Insurance in Wichita, Kan. ...
Angel Nalley (10/02/03)
Angel Jessica Lee Nalley, of Calico Rock, Ark., daughter of Shelley Nalley and Tommy Nalley, was born April 5, 1992, in Conway, Ark. She departed this life Sept. 28, 2003, at the age of 11 years, five months and 23 days. She was a fifth grade student at the Calico Rock Elementary School...
Audie Marie Arnold (10/02/03)
Audie Marie Arnold, age 92 of Horseshoe Bend, died Sept. 22, 2003, at the Community Medical Center of Izard County at Calico Rock. She was born April 17, 1911, to Nathan Monroe and Mary Atlanta Georgia Graves Felton at Gamaliel, Ark., and was a housewife, and a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Horseshoe Bend...
Emma Grace Sliter (10/02/03)
Jason and Sara Sliter of Horseshoe Bend announce the birth of their daughter, Emma Grace. She was born Aug. 27 at 5:32 p.m. She weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long.
Hannah Marie Woody (10/02/03)
James and Stacy Woody of Salem announce the birth of a daughter on Sept. 7, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. The baby has been named Hannah Marie Woody. She weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was welcomed by siblings Courtney and Jessica...
Hunter James Orrell (10/02/03)
Jason James and Jennifer Leigh Orrell of Horseshoe Bend announce the birth of a son on Sept. 15, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. The baby has been named Hunter James Orrell. He weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces. Grandparents are Fred and Janice Fae Mitchell of Horseshoe Bend, Don and Venita Hawk of Memphis, and Steve and Eloise Orrell of Saratoga, Calif...
Kristen Lee Garner (10/02/03)
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas L. Garner of Ash Flat announce the birth of a daughter on Sept. 18, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. The baby has been named Kristen Lee Garner and weighed 9 pounds, 2.8 ounces. She was welcomed by siblings Jeremy, Elizabeth, Zachary, Ciara and Frank...
Kelsey Danielle Miller (10/02/03)
John and Sherry Miller of Ash Flat have announced the birth of their daughter, Kelsey Danielle Miller, at 8:29 a.m. Aug. 21, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and was 18 1/2 inches long. She was welcomed home by her brother, Andrew, who is 4. Grandparents are Dianne Plemmons of Ash Flat, and Eula Miller of Ash Flat...
Emma Grace Sliter (10/02/03)
Jason and Sara Sliter of Horseshoe Bend announce the birth of their daughter, Emma Grace. She was born Aug. 27 at 5:32 p.m. She weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long.
Hunter James Orrell (10/02/03)
Jason James and Jennifer Leigh Orrell of Horseshoe Bend announce the birth of a son on Sept. 15, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. The baby has been named Hunter James Orrell. He weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces. Grandparents are Fred and Janice Fae Mitchell of Horseshoe Bend, Don and Venita Hawk of Memphis, and Steve and Eloise Orrell of Saratoga, Calif...
Hannah Marie Woody (10/02/03)
James and Stacy Woody of Salem announce the birth of a daughter on Sept. 7, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. The baby has been named Hannah Marie Woody. She weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was welcomed by siblings Courtney and Jessica...
Kelsey Danielle Miller (10/02/03)
John and Sherry Miller of Ash Flat have announced the birth of their daughter, Kelsey Danielle Miller, at 8:29 a.m. Aug. 21, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and was 18 1/2 inches long. She was welcomed home by her brother, Andrew, who is 4. Grandparents are Dianne Plemmons of Ash Flat, and Eula Miller of Ash Flat...
Kristen Lee Garner (10/02/03)
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas L. Garner of Ash Flat announce the birth of a daughter on Sept. 18, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. The baby has been named Kristen Lee Garner and weighed 9 pounds, 2.8 ounces. She was welcomed by siblings Jeremy, Elizabeth, Zachary, Ciara and Frank...
Eaddy, Kulczycki to unite in marriage (10/02/03)
Brittiney Su'Ellen Eaddy and Michael William Kulczycki will be united in marriage Oct. 11, 2003, at 4 p.m. at the First Assembly of God Church, located at the corner of 62 and 118 Pinto Place in Salem. Friends and relatives are invited.
Eaddy, Kulczycki to unite in marriage (10/02/03)
Brittiney Su'Ellen Eaddy and Michael William Kulczycki will be united in marriage Oct. 11, 2003, at 4 p.m. at the First Assembly of God Church, located at the corner of 62 and 118 Pinto Place in Salem. Friends and relatives are invited.
RAMONA AND ROBERT TAYLOR (10/02/03)
Robert and Ramona Taylor of Thayer will celebrate their silver wedding anniversary on Oct.7, 2003. They were married 25 years ago in 1978 at the Heart of Reno Wedding Chapel in Reno, Nev.
Smiths to celebrate 50th anniversary (10/02/03)
Jesse and Delthafleta Smith of Hardy will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 4 from 2 to 5 p.m. The drop-in reception will be held at Highland Assembly of God Church in Highland. The couple was married Oct. 3, 1953. All friends and relatives are invited. The couple requests no gifts...
Smiths to celebrate 50th anniversary (10/02/03)
Jesse and Delthafleta Smith of Hardy will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 4 from 2 to 5 p.m. The drop-in reception will be held at Highland Assembly of God Church in Highland. The couple was married Oct. 3, 1953. All friends and relatives are invited. The couple requests no gifts...
RAMONA AND ROBERT TAYLOR (10/02/03)
Robert and Ramona Taylor of Thayer will celebrate their silver wedding anniversary on Oct.7, 2003. They were married 25 years ago in 1978 at the Heart of Reno Wedding Chapel in Reno, Nev.
Boldly Going Nowhere (10/02/03)
Muffy was my ex-wife's shih tzu, a small dog that looks like the business end of a dust mop. My ex-wife and Muffy had stopped by my cactus ranch in Arizona in January of 1990, basically avoiding various creditors hot on their trail. They soon left for parts unknown the same week Bronko Nagurski died. I never saw Muffy again...
Walking With Jackie the Ripper (10/02/03)
Did you hear the one about the fisherman who had two small sons, Toward and Away? One morning he took both boys out in the boat with him and when he returned home in the late afternoon he excitedly told his wife, "Lucy, you should have seen the monster of a fish we pulled up today. It was five feet long, had little legs like a caterpillar and crawled around just like a lizard. Before I could do a thing it grabbed Toward and swallowed him in one awful gulp."...
Byron church celebrates 110 years (10/02/03)
The Byron Cumberland Presbyterian Church was founded in 1893. This year the church is celebrating its 110th birthday. The founding pastor was E.E. Morrow. Past pastors of the church have included Rev. Young Whitfield, Rev. Remmel Rowden, Rev. Bobby Coleman, Rev. Charles Faith, and current pastor Rev. Eric Wildhagen...
Walking With Jackie the Ripper (10/02/03)
Did you hear the one about the fisherman who had two small sons, Toward and Away? One morning he took both boys out in the boat with him and when he returned home in the late afternoon he excitedly told his wife, "Lucy, you should have seen the monster of a fish we pulled up today. It was five feet long, had little legs like a caterpillar and crawled around just like a lizard. Before I could do a thing it grabbed Toward and swallowed him in one awful gulp."...
Boldly Going Nowhere (10/02/03)
Muffy was my ex-wife's shih tzu, a small dog that looks like the business end of a dust mop. My ex-wife and Muffy had stopped by my cactus ranch in Arizona in January of 1990, basically avoiding various creditors hot on their trail. They soon left for parts unknown the same week Bronko Nagurski died. I never saw Muffy again...
Byron church celebrates 110 years (10/02/03)
The Byron Cumberland Presbyterian Church was founded in 1893. This year the church is celebrating its 110th birthday. The founding pastor was E.E. Morrow. Past pastors of the church have included Rev. Young Whitfield, Rev. Remmel Rowden, Rev. Bobby Coleman, Rev. Charles Faith, and current pastor Rev. Eric Wildhagen...