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Stories from Thursday, May 20, 2004

Rivers take priority by watershed (05/20/04)
OREGON COUNTY -- River quality was on the mind of Scenic River Watershed members when the group met last month. The group met in Eminence in Shannon County with Oregon County Presiding Commissioner Leo Warren giving opening comments and introduction of guest and special speakers...
Couch SB makes personnel decision (05/20/04)
COUCH -- The Couch School Board voted to offer employment for the 2004-05 school year to the following non-certified personnel: Elaine Hartsock, Ronnie Hartsock, Terry Brockman, John Deuberry, Irene Carroll, Ricky Joiner, Janet Worthey, Linda Stotts, Debbie Roberts, Carolyn Baker, Donna Honeycutt, Jenene Hall, Sarah Garrison, Janice Washam, Kelly Patterson, Kay Bradley, Cindy Hopper and Karen Kornegay...
Runoff to decide Fulton races (05/20/04)
In judge's race Willett to face Smith; in sheriff's race it's Traw, Dillinger The race for Fulton County judge and sheriff didn't end May 18. Both races will be decided with a runoff election June 8. In the Fulton County judge's race, Charles Willett of Salem, who received 1,095 votes (34 percent), will face off against Jerry Smith of Mammoth Spring, who received 1,022 votes (34 percent)...
Man seeking office in Baxter County dies at home (05/20/04)
Former Salem resident and Republican candidate for Baxter County Assessor Barry Humphries, 42, died May 13 of an apparent suicide. Mountain Home Police detective Eric Neil said his department is still investigating the case but it appeared to be a suicide...
St. Jude Trail Ride slated (05/20/04)
ALTON -- The Oregon County Horse and Trail Riders Club of Alton will have a trail ride for St. Jude Children's Hospital May 22. Registration for the ride will begin at 8 a.m. and the ride will start at 10 a.m. The ride will be approximately 10 miles long. In case of rain the ride will be May 29...
Sharp JPs move forward with shop plans (05/20/04)
Sharp County is working to prepare formal plans to construct a new road shop near Fairgrounds Road in the near future. At the May 10 quorum court meeting JP Dennis Burton said the county could construct a 7,000-square-foot building with three bays, a pit and an office for approximately $115,000. Additional storage space would be available above the office, he said...
3 Oregon County students receive PTSC scholarships (05/20/04)
OREGON COUNTY -- Across the area nine students received Physical Therapy Specialists Clinic (PTSC) Memorial Scholarships this year, and three of those students were from Oregon County. Each scholarship was for $1,000. Since the program began in 1998 PTSC has awarded 30 scholarships worth $30,000 to students in the area to advance their education...
Mammoth Spring men sent to rehab (05/20/04)
Two Fulton County men charged with manufacturing methamphetamine and possession of criminal explosives were released on bond May 10 on the condition they complete a rehabilitation program at Sober Living in Little Rock. Thomas Bundy Noakes, 29, and Morris Allen Jones, 26, both of Mammoth Spring, were arrested April 12 after officers allegedly found methamphetamine, components to manufacture methamphetamine, pipe bombs, components to manufacture pipe bombs and other drug paraphernalia in Jones' truck at the post office in Mammoth Spring.. ...
Bend meeting heats up over code enforcement (05/20/04)
Tempers flared at the Horseshoe Bend City Council meeting May 17 when Alderman Smiley Lenhard accused Mayor Bob Spears of not enforcing the "clean city" ordinance. Lenhard said code enforcement officer Carl Boles wasn't doing his job. "Mayor, things aren't being done and I want the council or you to tell me who is responsible for making sure the code enforcement officer is doing his job," said Lenhard...
MS School receives NCA Accreditation (05/20/04)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- Mammoth Spring Elementary School Principal Ruth Stevens and high school principal Brian Davis announced last week that both schools have been granted continuing accreditation for the 2003-04 school year from the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI)...
Noakes, Jones sent to rehab (05/20/04)
Two Fulton County men charged with manufacturing methamphetamine and possession criminal explosives were released on bond May 10 on the condition they complete a rehabilitation program at Sober Living in Little Rock. Thomas Bundy Noakes, 29, and Morris Allen Jones, 26, both of Mammoth Spring, were arrested April 12 after officers allegedly found methamphetamine, components to manufacture methamphetamine, pipe bombs, components to manufacture pipe bombs and other drug paraphernalia in Jones' truck at the post office in Mammoth Spring.. ...
MoDOT to do work on 142 East (05/20/04)
OREGON COUNTY -- The Missouri Department of Transportation will close lanes of Route 142 West from Route PP and Route 142 East from 63 to V highway in Oregon County to perform a "chip-seal" asphalt resurfacing project this week. MoDOT officials said weather and traffic could cause delays. Work hours on the project are tentatively scheduled from 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m...
Challenger Ratliff defeats incumbent Kunkel for Sharp County collector (05/20/04)
After beating former JP Wayne Long in the May 18 primary with a vote of 2,289 (57 percent) to 1,722 (43 percent) Sharp County Judge Harold Crawford will go on to face another challenger, independent candidate J.R. Murphy, in the November general election...
HEALTH FAIR (05/20/04)
The White River Area Agency on Aging was one of the many participants at the May 12 Health Fair at Shady Oaks in Thayer. Shanna Maguffee, case manager, manned the booth that gave information regarding the agency's services. Mary Jo Clark of Hardy, Ark., was the winner of the $25 Wal-Mart gift card. The agency has been attending the health fair for several years...
Mammoth Spring men sent to rehab (05/20/04)
Two Fulton County men charged with manufacturing methamphetamine and possession of criminal explosives were released on bond May 10 on the condition they complete a rehabilitation program at Sober Living in Little Rock. Thomas Bundy Noakes, 29, and Morris Allen Jones, 26, both of Mammoth Spring, were arrested April 12 after officers allegedly found methamphetamine, components to manufacture methamphetamine, pipe bombs, components to manufacture pipe bombs and other drug paraphernalia in Jones' truck at the post office in Mammoth Spring.. ...
Bend meeting heats up over code enforcement (05/20/04)
Tempers flared at the Horseshoe Bend City Council meeting May 17 when Alderman Smiley Lenhard accused Mayor Bob Spears of not enforcing the "clean city" ordinance. Lenhard said code enforcement officer Carl Boles wasn't doing his job. "Mayor, things aren't being done and I want the council or you to tell me who is responsible for making sure the code enforcement officer is doing his job," said Lenhard...
MS School receives NCA Accreditation (05/20/04)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- Mammoth Spring Elementary School Principal Ruth Stevens and high school principal Brian Davis announced last week that both schools have been granted continuing accreditation for the 2003-04 school year from the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI)...
Noakes, Jones sent to rehab (05/20/04)
Two Fulton County men charged with manufacturing methamphetamine and possession criminal explosives were released on bond May 10 on the condition they complete a rehabilitation program at Sober Living in Little Rock. Thomas Bundy Noakes, 29, and Morris Allen Jones, 26, both of Mammoth Spring, were arrested April 12 after officers allegedly found methamphetamine, components to manufacture methamphetamine, pipe bombs, components to manufacture pipe bombs and other drug paraphernalia in Jones' truck at the post office in Mammoth Spring.. ...
MoDOT to do work on 142 East (05/20/04)
OREGON COUNTY -- The Missouri Department of Transportation will close lanes of Route 142 West from Route PP and Route 142 East from 63 to V highway in Oregon County to perform a "chip-seal" asphalt resurfacing project this week. MoDOT officials said weather and traffic could cause delays. Work hours on the project are tentatively scheduled from 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m...
Sharp JPs move forward with shop plans (05/20/04)
Sharp County is working to prepare formal plans to construct a new road shop near Fairgrounds Road in the near future. At the May 10 quorum court meeting JP Dennis Burton said the county could construct a 7,000-square-foot building with three bays, a pit and an office for approximately $115,000. Additional storage space would be available above the office, he said...
3 Oregon County students receive PTSC scholarships (05/20/04)
OREGON COUNTY -- Across the area nine students received Physical Therapy Specialists Clinic (PTSC) Memorial Scholarships this year, and three of those students were from Oregon County. Each scholarship was for $1,000. Since the program began in 1998 PTSC has awarded 30 scholarships worth $30,000 to students in the area to advance their education...
St. Jude Trail Ride slated (05/20/04)
ALTON -- The Oregon County Horse and Trail Riders Club of Alton will have a trail ride for St. Jude Children's Hospital May 22. Registration for the ride will begin at 8 a.m. and the ride will start at 10 a.m. The ride will be approximately 10 miles long. In case of rain the ride will be May 29...
Man seeking office in Baxter County dies at home (05/20/04)
Former Salem resident and Republican candidate for Baxter County Assessor Barry Humphries, 42, died May 13 of an apparent suicide. Mountain Home Police detective Eric Neil said his department is still investigating the case but it appeared to be a suicide...
Couch SB makes personnel decision (05/20/04)
COUCH -- The Couch School Board voted to offer employment for the 2004-05 school year to the following non-certified personnel: Elaine Hartsock, Ronnie Hartsock, Terry Brockman, John Deuberry, Irene Carroll, Ricky Joiner, Janet Worthey, Linda Stotts, Debbie Roberts, Carolyn Baker, Donna Honeycutt, Jenene Hall, Sarah Garrison, Janice Washam, Kelly Patterson, Kay Bradley, Cindy Hopper and Karen Kornegay...
Rivers take priority by watershed (05/20/04)
OREGON COUNTY -- River quality was on the mind of Scenic River Watershed members when the group met last month. The group met in Eminence in Shannon County with Oregon County Presiding Commissioner Leo Warren giving opening comments and introduction of guest and special speakers...
HEALTH FAIR (05/20/04)
The White River Area Agency on Aging was one of the many participants at the May 12 Health Fair at Shady Oaks in Thayer. Shanna Maguffee, case manager, manned the booth that gave information regarding the agency's services. Mary Jo Clark of Hardy, Ark., was the winner of the $25 Wal-Mart gift card. The agency has been attending the health fair for several years...
Challenger Ratliff defeats incumbent Kunkel for Sharp County collector (05/20/04)
After beating former JP Wayne Long in the May 18 primary with a vote of 2,289 (57 percent) to 1,722 (43 percent) Sharp County Judge Harold Crawford will go on to face another challenger, independent candidate J.R. Murphy, in the November general election...
Runoff to decide Fulton races (05/20/04)
In judge's race Willett to face Smith; in sheriff's race it's Traw, Dillinger The race for Fulton County judge and sheriff didn't end May 18. Both races will be decided with a runoff election June 8. In the Fulton County judge's race, Charles Willett of Salem, who received 1,095 votes (34 percent), will face off against Jerry Smith of Mammoth Spring, who received 1,022 votes (34 percent)...
Ross, Hollingshad to wed (05/20/04)
Ginger Lee Ross of Ash Flat and Markell Lee Hollingshad of Nesbit, Miss., have announced their upcoming wedding. The ceremony will take place at 2 p.m. May 29 in the Blue Expo Building inside the main gates at West Plains Motor Speedway. The bride-elect is the daughter of Guelda Gibson of Ash Flat and the late Hanly Gibson...
Terrill, Smith wed (05/20/04)
Ryan Terrill and Jamee Terrill of Newton, Kan., along with Angela Smith of Grand Junction, Colo., and Meagan Smith and Maranda Smith of Ash Flat, have announced the marriage of their parents, Marla Jo Terrill to Mark Alan Smith. The double ring ceremony took place on April 4 at St. Luke's Presbyterian Church in Newton...
Copes to hold formal wedding ceremony (05/20/04)
Mark and Barbara Wakeham of Cherokee Village, Steve Cope of Mountain Home, and Tammy Honey of Ash Flat have announced the formal wedding ceremony of their children, Kyle and Tiffany Cope. The couple married March 23 in Charleston, S.C. A ceremony will be held at 2:30 p.m. May 23 at Peace Lutheran Church at the south entrance of Cherokee Village...
Terrill, Smith wed (05/20/04)
Ryan Terrill and Jamee Terrill of Newton, Kan., along with Angela Smith of Grand Junction, Colo., and Meagan Smith and Maranda Smith of Ash Flat, have announced the marriage of their parents, Marla Jo Terrill to Mark Alan Smith. The double ring ceremony took place on April 4 at St. Luke's Presbyterian Church in Newton...
Copes to hold formal wedding ceremony (05/20/04)
Mark and Barbara Wakeham of Cherokee Village, Steve Cope of Mountain Home, and Tammy Honey of Ash Flat have announced the formal wedding ceremony of their children, Kyle and Tiffany Cope. The couple married March 23 in Charleston, S.C. A ceremony will be held at 2:30 p.m. May 23 at Peace Lutheran Church at the south entrance of Cherokee Village...
Ross, Hollingshad to wed (05/20/04)
Ginger Lee Ross of Ash Flat and Markell Lee Hollingshad of Nesbit, Miss., have announced their upcoming wedding. The ceremony will take place at 2 p.m. May 29 in the Blue Expo Building inside the main gates at West Plains Motor Speedway. The bride-elect is the daughter of Guelda Gibson of Ash Flat and the late Hanly Gibson...
Bass tourney to benefit AF Fire Dept (05/20/04)
The first ever Ash Flat Fire Department Benefit Bass Tournament is slated for May 22 on Crown Lake in Horseshoe Bend. The cost to enter is $60 per boat. Contestants must register at the Box Hound Marina at 6 a.m. Contestants will depart from Box Hound Marina at 7 a.m., with weigh-in at 3 p.m...
Saddle Club to host ACA Rodeo (05/20/04)
The Thayer/Mammoth Spring Saddle Club will hold an ACA Rodeo May 21 and 22 at the club arena, located at the Industrial Park in Thayer. Start time each night is slated for 8 p.m. Events will include bull riding, a watermelon crawl and calf scramble for children 12 and younger...
'Women in the Outdoors' hunting events slated (05/20/04)
"Women in the Outdoors" will be held at Turkey Holler Farm in Mammoth Spring May 22. Event registration is from 8 to 9 a.m. Five hands-on classes will be available. Shotgunning and archery will be held in the morning. Feather crafts and turkey hunting 101 will be held in the afternoon. Dutch oven cooking will be during lunch...
'Women in the Outdoors' hunting events slated (05/20/04)
"Women in the Outdoors" will be held at Turkey Holler Farm in Mammoth Spring May 22. Event registration is from 8 to 9 a.m. Five hands-on classes will be available. Shotgunning and archery will be held in the morning. Feather crafts and turkey hunting 101 will be held in the afternoon. Dutch oven cooking will be during lunch...
Bass tourney to benefit AF Fire Dept (05/20/04)
The first ever Ash Flat Fire Department Benefit Bass Tournament is slated for May 22 on Crown Lake in Horseshoe Bend. The cost to enter is $60 per boat. Contestants must register at the Box Hound Marina at 6 a.m. Contestants will depart from Box Hound Marina at 7 a.m., with weigh-in at 3 p.m...
Saddle Club to host ACA Rodeo (05/20/04)
The Thayer/Mammoth Spring Saddle Club will hold an ACA Rodeo May 21 and 22 at the club arena, located at the Industrial Park in Thayer. Start time each night is slated for 8 p.m. Events will include bull riding, a watermelon crawl and calf scramble for children 12 and younger...
Barry Lynn Humphries (05/20/04)
Barry Lynn Humphries, of Mountain Home, Ark., formerly of Salem, Ark., son of Nancy Sepulvado and the late Richard Lee Humphries, was born Aug. 29, 1961, in Jonesboro, Ark. He died May 13, 2004, at his home in Mountain Home at the age of 42 years, 8 months and 14 days...
Bill McKinney (05/20/04)
William E. "Bill" McKinney, 80, of Mammoth Spring, formerly of Memphis, Tenn., was born April 5, 1924, in Memphis, Tenn., and died May 9, 2004, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Bill graduated from Memphis Tech and attended Memphis State University, Memphis College of Art and the San Francisco Institute of Art...
Eugene Samuel Hall (05/20/04)
Eugene Samuel Hill, 92, of Cave City, Ark., died May 14, 2004, at Cave City Nursing Home in Cave City. Born Feb. 28, 1912, at Bennett, Neb., he was the son of James Samuel and Mary Edith Gochnaur Hall. He was a retired truck driver, farmer, an Army veteran of World War II, a member of the Masonic Lodge in Memphis, Tenn., the Shriners, Scottish Rite, the American Legion and was of the Methodist faith...
Harry Allen Eaton (05/20/04)
Harry Allen Eaton, 68, of Viola, Ark., was born on Feb. 23, 1936, in Muscatine, Iowa, son of the late John Lawrence and Pansy Lee Sherwood Eaton. He died May 12, 2004, at Salem, Ark. Harry married Evelyn P. Martin Rector Oct. 20, 1998 at Calico Rock...
"Gene" Langston (05/20/04)
Austin "Gene" Langston, son of the late Owen John and Dessie Ima Bishop Langston, was born June 3, 1929, at Salem, Ark. He died April 5, 2004, at the age of 74 years. Gene married Melba Nadine Benton Oct. 9, 1946, and to this union five children were born...
Robert "R.L." McComas (05/20/04)
Robert "R.L." L. McComas, 73, of Ash Flat, Ark., died May 16, 2004 at the Arkansas Central Medical Center. He was born April 22, 1931, in Clay County, Ark., the son of Madge Prevo McComas and Robert L. McComas. He was employed by a water company. Survivors include a son, Rick McComas of Ash Flat; two daughters -- Vickie Oyler of Highland and Brenda Rose of Cherokee Village; four brothers, Robert E. ...
Mary Beth Agee (05/20/04)
Mary Beth Agee, 64, of Marmaduke, died May 9, 2004, at St. Bernard's Medical Center. Born May 21, 1939, in Leachville, Ark., she was the daughter of Allen and Notra Young Berry. She was a 1967 graduate of Crowley's Ridge Academy, and a former house-parent at Paragould Children's Home...
Gerald "Jerry" Knapp (05/20/04)
Gerald Ford "Jerry" Knapp, 87, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died May 16, 2004, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Nov. 17, 1916, in Plasantville, Iowa, he was the son of Walter Ford Knapp and Mable Travis Knapp. He married Jeane Sprow in Mashalltown, Iowa, in 1960. He was retired from the banking industry...
"Tommy" Risner (05/20/04)
Thomas Henry "Tommy" Risner, son of Arden Risner and Sylvia Kellett Risner, was born Oct. 16, 1932, in Thayer and died May 9, 2004, in Thayer at the age of 71 years. He was married July 3, 1959, in Myrtle, to Sherry Case. He was married June 20, 1999, in Thayer to Norma Wiggs...
Maxine Loosey (05/20/04)
Maxine Havner Loosey, of Calico Rock, daughter of the late Adolph and Lucille King Havner was born April 7, 1924, in Calico Rock, Ark. She died May 9, 2004, at the age of 80 years. Maxine was united in marriage to Ewell Loosey on March 5, 1942, in Calico Rock and to this union four children were born. During her working years, she worked at Baxter Lab until she retired. She attended Iuka Church of Christ...
"Tommy" Risner (05/20/04)
Thomas Henry "Tommy" Risner, son of Arden Risner and Sylvia Kellett Risner, was born Oct. 16, 1932, in Thayer and died May 9, 2004, in Thayer at the age of 71 years. He was married July 3, 1959, in Myrtle, to Sherry Case. He was married June 20, 1999, in Thayer to Norma Wiggs...
Mary Beth Agee (05/20/04)
Mary Beth Agee, 64, of Marmaduke, died May 9, 2004, at St. Bernard's Medical Center. Born May 21, 1939, in Leachville, Ark., she was the daughter of Allen and Notra Young Berry. She was a 1967 graduate of Crowley's Ridge Academy, and a former house-parent at Paragould Children's Home...
Maxine Loosey (05/20/04)
Maxine Havner Loosey, of Calico Rock, daughter of the late Adolph and Lucille King Havner was born April 7, 1924, in Calico Rock, Ark. She died May 9, 2004, at the age of 80 years. Maxine was united in marriage to Ewell Loosey on March 5, 1942, in Calico Rock and to this union four children were born. During her working years, she worked at Baxter Lab until she retired. She attended Iuka Church of Christ...
Harry Allen Eaton (05/20/04)
Harry Allen Eaton, 68, of Viola, Ark., was born on Feb. 23, 1936, in Muscatine, Iowa, son of the late John Lawrence and Pansy Lee Sherwood Eaton. He died May 12, 2004, at Salem, Ark. Harry married Evelyn P. Martin Rector Oct. 20, 1998 at Calico Rock...
Robert "R.L." McComas (05/20/04)
Robert "R.L." L. McComas, 73, of Ash Flat, Ark., died May 16, 2004 at the Arkansas Central Medical Center. He was born April 22, 1931, in Clay County, Ark., the son of Madge Prevo McComas and Robert L. McComas. He was employed by a water company. Survivors include a son, Rick McComas of Ash Flat; two daughters -- Vickie Oyler of Highland and Brenda Rose of Cherokee Village; four brothers, Robert E. ...
"Gene" Langston (05/20/04)
Austin "Gene" Langston, son of the late Owen John and Dessie Ima Bishop Langston, was born June 3, 1929, at Salem, Ark. He died April 5, 2004, at the age of 74 years. Gene married Melba Nadine Benton Oct. 9, 1946, and to this union five children were born...
Barry Lynn Humphries (05/20/04)
Barry Lynn Humphries, of Mountain Home, Ark., formerly of Salem, Ark., son of Nancy Sepulvado and the late Richard Lee Humphries, was born Aug. 29, 1961, in Jonesboro, Ark. He died May 13, 2004, at his home in Mountain Home at the age of 42 years, 8 months and 14 days...
Gerald "Jerry" Knapp (05/20/04)
Gerald Ford "Jerry" Knapp, 87, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died May 16, 2004, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Nov. 17, 1916, in Plasantville, Iowa, he was the son of Walter Ford Knapp and Mable Travis Knapp. He married Jeane Sprow in Mashalltown, Iowa, in 1960. He was retired from the banking industry...
Eugene Samuel Hall (05/20/04)
Eugene Samuel Hill, 92, of Cave City, Ark., died May 14, 2004, at Cave City Nursing Home in Cave City. Born Feb. 28, 1912, at Bennett, Neb., he was the son of James Samuel and Mary Edith Gochnaur Hall. He was a retired truck driver, farmer, an Army veteran of World War II, a member of the Masonic Lodge in Memphis, Tenn., the Shriners, Scottish Rite, the American Legion and was of the Methodist faith...
Bill McKinney (05/20/04)
William E. "Bill" McKinney, 80, of Mammoth Spring, formerly of Memphis, Tenn., was born April 5, 1924, in Memphis, Tenn., and died May 9, 2004, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Bill graduated from Memphis Tech and attended Memphis State University, Memphis College of Art and the San Francisco Institute of Art...
Brilee Madison Menz (05/20/04)
Brian and Shelly Menz of West Plains have announced the birth of their daughter, Brilee Madison Menz, at 8:03 a.m. April 23, 2004, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. She weighed 8 pounds, 14 ounces and was 20 inches long. Brilee was welcomed home by her sibling, Bailey Michelle, 5...
Tevin River Frickson (05/20/04)
Gina Sicley and Kevin Frickson Jr. of Hardy have announced the birth of their son, Tevin River Frickson, May 7, 2004, at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro. He weighed 5 pounds, 15 ounces and was 19 inches long. Grandparents are Betty Sicley and late the Bob Sicley, and Sue and Kevin Frickson Sr...
Tevin River Frickson (05/20/04)
Gina Sicley and Kevin Frickson Jr. of Hardy have announced the birth of their son, Tevin River Frickson, May 7, 2004, at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro. He weighed 5 pounds, 15 ounces and was 19 inches long. Grandparents are Betty Sicley and late the Bob Sicley, and Sue and Kevin Frickson Sr...
Brilee Madison Menz (05/20/04)
Brian and Shelly Menz of West Plains have announced the birth of their daughter, Brilee Madison Menz, at 8:03 a.m. April 23, 2004, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. She weighed 8 pounds, 14 ounces and was 20 inches long. Brilee was welcomed home by her sibling, Bailey Michelle, 5...
Collins, Hester to wed (05/20/04)
Clyde and Donna Collins of Hardy, Barbara Murphy of Hardy and Gary Hester of Ash Flat have announced the upcoming marriage of their children, Sarah Ruth Collins and Gary "Alex" Hester, at 2 p.m. June 5. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Iva and Earl Billingsley of Wirth and the late Johnnie Byers and the late John and Alice Collins...
England, Walters slate nuptials (05/20/04)
Roy and Nanette England of Mammoth Spring and Charlie and Janie Walters of Thayer have announced the engagement of their children, Krista England and David Walters. The couple will exchange wedding vows at 3 p.m. June 5 at the United Methodist Church in Thayer...
Curtis, Michaels to wed (05/20/04)
Jennifer Carol Curtis and Nathan Wayne Michaels of Mammoth Spring will be united in marriage at 2 p.m. May 22 at Spring River Baptist Church. The church is located on Highway 63 north of Hardy. The bride-elect is the daughter of William and Carian Curtis of Mammoth Spring...
Curtis, Michaels to wed (05/20/04)
Jennifer Carol Curtis and Nathan Wayne Michaels of Mammoth Spring will be united in marriage at 2 p.m. May 22 at Spring River Baptist Church. The church is located on Highway 63 north of Hardy. The bride-elect is the daughter of William and Carian Curtis of Mammoth Spring...
Collins, Hester to wed (05/20/04)
Clyde and Donna Collins of Hardy, Barbara Murphy of Hardy and Gary Hester of Ash Flat have announced the upcoming marriage of their children, Sarah Ruth Collins and Gary "Alex" Hester, at 2 p.m. June 5. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Iva and Earl Billingsley of Wirth and the late Johnnie Byers and the late John and Alice Collins...
England, Walters slate nuptials (05/20/04)
Roy and Nanette England of Mammoth Spring and Charlie and Janie Walters of Thayer have announced the engagement of their children, Krista England and David Walters. The couple will exchange wedding vows at 3 p.m. June 5 at the United Methodist Church in Thayer...
Clays to mark 60 years (05/20/04)
Robert and Kathleen Clay of Hardy will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary May 23. The couple married during World War II. Kathleen was in the Army WAC and Robert was a Navy SEAL. The Clays have lived in Hardy for 58 years.
Clays to mark 60 years (05/20/04)
Robert and Kathleen Clay of Hardy will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary May 23. The couple married during World War II. Kathleen was in the Army WAC and Robert was a Navy SEAL. The Clays have lived in Hardy for 58 years.
Boldly Going Nowhere (05/20/04)
Arkansas is known as the Land of Opportunity. Many people from Arkansas have taken advantage of that opportunity on their way to fame and fortune. Entrepreneurs thrive in Arkansas. Sam Walton was a native of Newport, Ark., who opened his first Wal-Mart store in Bentonville in 1962. ...
State Capitol Week in Review (05/20/04)
Tuition and fees will increase at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro and the University of Central Arkansas in Conway. Officials at both universities expressed concern about the impact of tuition increases on enrollment. They said they would seek additional funding from the Legislature in the 2005 regular session...
Walking With Jackie the Ripper (05/20/04)
Jackie seems accident prone to me. When she was tiny she jumped out of my arms and, though I was unaware of it at the time, broke what the vet called "a growth plate" in her left leg. It didn't bother her when it happened but as she has gotten older it is obvious that something is wrong...
State Capitol Week in Review (05/20/04)
Tuition and fees will increase at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro and the University of Central Arkansas in Conway. Officials at both universities expressed concern about the impact of tuition increases on enrollment. They said they would seek additional funding from the Legislature in the 2005 regular session...
Boldly Going Nowhere (05/20/04)
Arkansas is known as the Land of Opportunity. Many people from Arkansas have taken advantage of that opportunity on their way to fame and fortune. Entrepreneurs thrive in Arkansas. Sam Walton was a native of Newport, Ark., who opened his first Wal-Mart store in Bentonville in 1962. ...
Walking With Jackie the Ripper (05/20/04)
Jackie seems accident prone to me. When she was tiny she jumped out of my arms and, though I was unaware of it at the time, broke what the vet called "a growth plate" in her left leg. It didn't bother her when it happened but as she has gotten older it is obvious that something is wrong...