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Stories from Thursday, September 16, 2004

Chase leads police to meth lab (09/16/04)
A high speed chase through Sharp and Fulton counties in which a Hardy man alluded capture by authorities has led to the arrest of two Sharp County residents for manufacturing methamphetamine. Jennifer Ann McFadden, 30, and Dennis Ray Slayton, 41, both of Hardy, have been charged with manufacturing methamphetamine, a class Y felony...
Thayer man escapes police custody (09/16/04)
OREGON COUNTY -- What began as a routine theft case for Thayer Police Officer Frank Bernard ended with several law enforcement agencies in two states involved. Bernard said he answered a call at 8:45 a.m. Sept. 12 from Tally Ho Motel owner Bob Crase. ...
Thayer man charged with involuntary manslaughter (09/16/04)
Last week Oregon County, Mo., Prosecuting Attorney Fred O'Neill amended a charge against a Thayer, Mo., man from assault to involuntary manslaughter. According to a report from O'Neill's office, the charges stem from an incident that occurred at Shady Oaks Nursing and Rehab Center in Thayer Aug. ...
Walls wins back-to-back pageant titles (09/16/04)
When 2003 Young Miss Fulton County winner Jazmine Walls was crowned the 2004 Miss Fulton County, she entered the pageant annals as a winner, but with a unique asterisk -- she is the only winner of both crowns in consecutive years, according to Fulton County Fair manager Carolyn Lewis...
Sub-station blast claims third life (09/16/04)
A third man has died as a result of injuries sustained in an Aug. 31 explosion at a Mountain Home sub-station. Jesse Zimmer, 27, of Mountain Home, died at 9:30 p.m. Sept. 13 from internal trauma at St. John's Regional Health Center in Springfield Mo., according to North Arkansas Electric Cooperative CEO Mel Coleman...
Foot chase nabs suspect (09/16/04)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- Mammoth Spring Police Chief Michael Davis and officer Jamie Turnbough got some exercise last week when a routine traffic stop turned into a chase in downtown Mammoth Spring. Davis was patrolling in the alley behind Main Street when he noticed a vehicle driven by a suspect wanted in the shooting the Simmons 1st Bank sign on Main Street...
Viola school on probation (09/16/04)
The Viola School District has taken measures to correct accreditation problems after the district was placed on probation by the Arkansas Department of Education. The district was cited for employing an uncertified vocal music teacher and an uncertified librarian for the 2003-04 school year...
Myrtle VFD gets new building (09/16/04)
MYRTLE -- The last two years the Myrtle Volunteer Fire Department has had good fortune. Last year the department received a Federal Emergency Management Agency grant that enabled it to purchase a slightly used fire truck. With the new firetruck came the need for more space, and the fire department decided to build a new fire house. Adjacent to the old fire house, construction began recently and the building is done except for the doors...
Under construction: Groundbreaking held at Thayer Tourist Information Center (09/16/04)
THAYER -- A groundbreaking ceremony for the new Thayer Tourist Information Center was held Sept. 9 at the center, adjacent to McDonald's in the train caboose. Thayer Chamber of Commerce President Jim Hart said the chamber received a 90/10 matching grant for $57,000 from the Missouri Department of Transportation...
Thayer bleacher account opens (09/16/04)
THAYER -- An account has recently been opened at the Bank of Thayer for anyone who would like to donate to the Thayer Public School Foundation project of buying bleachers for the new elementary school gym. School Foundation President Carlene Williams said Regina Caldwell serves as the foundation treasurer and also works at the bank and will help anyone with a donation...
Hay awards show set (09/16/04)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- The 8th Annual George D. Hay Music Hall of Fame Induction and Award Show will be Sept. 19 at 1:30 p.m. at the Mammoth Spring Country Music Hall of Fame located just south of Mammoth Spring on Highway 63. This year's Hall of Fame inductees include: Merle Haggard, Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash, Buck Owens, Cal Smith and Norma Jean...
Stumping in Salem (09/16/04)
GOP RALLY: Governor Mike Huckabee spoke Sept. 9 during a Republican rally at the Hickinbotham-Miller building in Salem. Huckabee stumped for Diane Turner of Mountain Home in her bid to fill the District 82 state House seat vacated by Boyd Hickinbotham...
Ash Flat woman dies after assault at workplace (09/16/04)
Last week Oregon County, Mo., Prosecuting Attorney Fred O'Neill amended a charge against a Thayer, Mo., man from assault to involuntary manslaughter. According to a report from O'Neill's office, the charges stem from an incident that occurred at Shady Oaks Nursing and Rehab Center in Thayer Aug. ...
Myrtle VFD gets new building (09/16/04)
MYRTLE -- The last two years the Myrtle Volunteer Fire Department has had good fortune. Last year the department received a Federal Emergency Management Agency grant that enabled it to purchase a slightly used fire truck. With the new firetruck came the need for more space, and the fire department decided to build a new fire house. Adjacent to the old fire house, construction began recently and the building is done except for the doors...
Viola school on probation (09/16/04)
The Viola School District has taken measures to correct accreditation problems after the district was placed on probation by the Arkansas Department of Education. The district was cited for employing an uncertified vocal music teacher and an uncertified librarian for the 2003-04 school year...
Chase leads police to meth lab (09/16/04)
A high speed chase through Sharp and Fulton counties in which a Hardy man alluded capture by authorities has led to the arrest of two Sharp County residents for manufacturing methamphetamine. Jennifer Ann McFadden, 30, and Dennis Ray Slayton, 41, both of Hardy, have been charged with manufacturing methamphetamine, a class Y felony...
Under construction: Groundbreaking held at Thayer Tourist Information Center (09/16/04)
THAYER -- A groundbreaking ceremony for the new Thayer Tourist Information Center was held Sept. 9 at the center, adjacent to McDonald's in the train caboose. Thayer Chamber of Commerce President Jim Hart said the chamber received a 90/10 matching grant for $57,000 from the Missouri Department of Transportation...
Walls wins back-to-back pageant titles (09/16/04)
When 2003 Young Miss Fulton County winner Jazmine Walls was crowned the 2004 Miss Fulton County, she entered the pageant annals as a winner, but with a unique asterisk -- she is the only winner of both crowns in consecutive years, according to Fulton County Fair manager Carolyn Lewis...
Foot chase nabs suspect (09/16/04)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- Mammoth Spring Police Chief Michael Davis and officer Jamie Turnbough got some exercise last week when a routine traffic stop turned into a chase in downtown Mammoth Spring. Davis was patrolling in the alley behind Main Street when he noticed a vehicle driven by a suspect wanted in the shooting the Simmons 1st Bank sign on Main Street...
Thayer man charged with involuntary manslaughter (09/16/04)
Last week Oregon County, Mo., Prosecuting Attorney Fred O'Neill amended a charge against a Thayer, Mo., man from assault to involuntary manslaughter. According to a report from O'Neill's office, the charges stem from an incident that occurred at Shady Oaks Nursing and Rehab Center in Thayer Aug. ...
Sub-station blast claims third life (09/16/04)
A third man has died as a result of injuries sustained in an Aug. 31 explosion at a Mountain Home sub-station. Jesse Zimmer, 27, of Mountain Home, died at 9:30 p.m. Sept. 13 from internal trauma at St. John's Regional Health Center in Springfield Mo., according to North Arkansas Electric Cooperative CEO Mel Coleman...
Thayer man escapes police custody (09/16/04)
OREGON COUNTY -- What began as a routine theft case for Thayer Police Officer Frank Bernard ended with several law enforcement agencies in two states involved. Bernard said he answered a call at 8:45 a.m. Sept. 12 from Tally Ho Motel owner Bob Crase. ...
Stumping in Salem (09/16/04)
GOP RALLY: Governor Mike Huckabee spoke Sept. 9 during a Republican rally at the Hickinbotham-Miller building in Salem. Huckabee stumped for Diane Turner of Mountain Home in her bid to fill the District 82 state House seat vacated by Boyd Hickinbotham...
Hay awards show set (09/16/04)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- The 8th Annual George D. Hay Music Hall of Fame Induction and Award Show will be Sept. 19 at 1:30 p.m. at the Mammoth Spring Country Music Hall of Fame located just south of Mammoth Spring on Highway 63. This year's Hall of Fame inductees include: Merle Haggard, Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash, Buck Owens, Cal Smith and Norma Jean...
Ash Flat woman dies after assault at workplace (09/16/04)
Last week Oregon County, Mo., Prosecuting Attorney Fred O'Neill amended a charge against a Thayer, Mo., man from assault to involuntary manslaughter. According to a report from O'Neill's office, the charges stem from an incident that occurred at Shady Oaks Nursing and Rehab Center in Thayer Aug. ...
Thayer bleacher account opens (09/16/04)
THAYER -- An account has recently been opened at the Bank of Thayer for anyone who would like to donate to the Thayer Public School Foundation project of buying bleachers for the new elementary school gym. School Foundation President Carlene Williams said Regina Caldwell serves as the foundation treasurer and also works at the bank and will help anyone with a donation...
Ozarka golf scramble slated for Cooper's Hawk (09/16/04)
Coopers' Hawk Golf Club in Melbourne will hold a four-person golf scramble Oct. 2 for the Ozarka College Foundation Board of Directors. Proceeds from the benefit will be directed toward the college's scholarship and endowment fund. The 18-hole tournament is scheduled for a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. ...
A re-Markable victory (09/16/04)
The streak is over, the curse has been lifted and the spell has been broken. After years of close calls and more lopsided losses, the Salem Greyhounds finally broke free and solved the mystery of how to beat the Marked Tree Indians. Down 14-7 early in the last quarter, Salem got a pair of scores off a couple of Marked Tree turnovers inside the seven-minute mark of the fourth to knock off the Indians 22-14 Sept. 10 at Greyhound Stadium in the 3AA-Conference opener for both squads...
Houston, we have a problem (09/16/04)
While he may not be the Bogey Man, Craig O'Neil will be haunting the Thayer Bobcats in their sleep the next week or so. O'Neil rushed for 159 yards on 10 carries, scored four touchdowns and a 2-point conversion and grabbed an interception on defense to help power the visiting Houston Tigers past Thayer 44-14 Sept. 10...
Houston, we have a problem (09/16/04)
While he may not be the Bogey Man, Craig O'Neil will be haunting the Thayer Bobcats in their sleep the next week or so. O'Neil rushed for 159 yards on 10 carries, scored four touchdowns and a 2-point conversion and grabbed an interception on defense to help power the visiting Houston Tigers past Thayer 44-14 Sept. 10...
A re-Markable victory (09/16/04)
The streak is over, the curse has been lifted and the spell has been broken. After years of close calls and more lopsided losses, the Salem Greyhounds finally broke free and solved the mystery of how to beat the Marked Tree Indians. Down 14-7 early in the last quarter, Salem got a pair of scores off a couple of Marked Tree turnovers inside the seven-minute mark of the fourth to knock off the Indians 22-14 Sept. 10 at Greyhound Stadium in the 3AA-Conference opener for both squads...
Ozarka golf scramble slated for Cooper's Hawk (09/16/04)
Coopers' Hawk Golf Club in Melbourne will hold a four-person golf scramble Oct. 2 for the Ozarka College Foundation Board of Directors. Proceeds from the benefit will be directed toward the college's scholarship and endowment fund. The 18-hole tournament is scheduled for a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. ...
Millie Liles (09/16/04)
Millie Liles, 71, of Cave City died Sept. 8, 2004, at her home in Cave City. Born Oct. 6, 1932, at Nelsonville, Ark., to Oda F. and Myrtle Smith Anderson. She retired from the San Diego Zoo and later retired from Con Agra. She was a member of First Missionary Baptist Church in Cave City, Ark...
Tommy Deckard (09/16/04)
Tommy Deckard, 94, of Alton, Mo., was born Dec. 8, 1909, in Alton, Mo. He died on Sept. 8, 2004, at St. John's Medical Center in Springfield, Mo. Survivors include a son, Troy Deckard of Alton, Mo.; a daughter, Lola Gutzler of St. Louis; six sisters -- Bonnie Adams, Jewel Dildine, Virgie Moore, Sarah Pettie, Eulah Mae Walker and Lizzie Walker; two brothers -- Alfred Deckard and Ira Deckard; three grandchildren -- Troy Deckard Jr. ...
Angela Lea King (09/16/04)
Angela Lea Arnold King, 36, of Ash Flat, Ark., passed away Sept. 2, 2004, at St. John's Medical in Springfield, Mo. She was born Jan. 21, 1968, in Fort Rucker, Ala., the daughter of William Henry Arnold and Ruby Nadine (Henry) Arnold. She was united in marriage to Michael King on April 5, 2000, in Ash Flat...
James William Roper (09/16/04)
James William Roper, 60, of Viola, son of the late Jesse Orus Roper and Mary Angeline Dickerson Roper, was born Sept. 2, 1944, in Viola, Ark. He died Sept. 3, 2004, in Mountain Home. He married Judy Gregory June 8, 1994, in Flippin. He was employed by Aeroquip Eaton in Mountain Home as a maintenance man until his retirement April 1, 2001, after 25 years of service. He was an avid outdoorsman with a passion for hunting and fishing...
Troy Cannon (09/16/04)
Troy Cannon, age 22, of Strawberry, Ark., died Sept. 6, 2004, at Calamine. He was born July 16, 1982, at Batesville to John Monroe Cannon Jr. and Ramona (Polston) Cannon. He was a welder, having worked for Fluor Daniel's Construction, Triple H Construction and Penn and Pugh Construction...
Leota Marie DuBois (09/16/04)
Leota Marie DuBois, 76, was born June 29, 1928, in Kirwin, Kan., the daughter of the late Herbert Gaines and A. Marie Stroup Gaines. She died Sept. 6, 2004, in Thayer, Mo. She was united in marriage Dec. 17, 1949, to Wesley Dubois. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother...
John Christenberry (09/16/04)
John Curtis Christen-berry, 85, of Cave City, Ark., died Sept. 9, 2004, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born June 24, 1919, at Grange, Ark., to Roylan and Etta Christenberry. He was a farmer and store clerk. He served in the U.S. Marines during World War II and was a member of the Mount View Baptist Church east of Cave City, Ark...
"Jerry" Rickman (09/16/04)
Jerome "Jerry" Rickman, 69, of Highland, Ark., died Sept. 11, 2004, at the Baptist Health Center in North Little Rock, Ark. He was born June 9, 1935, in Paragould, Ark. He was a veteran of the United States Army, having served during the Korean War. He was united in marriage to Ruth Kerwin on June 6, 1986, in Dyersburg, Tenn...
"Maggie" Moody (09/16/04)
Margaret "Maggie" Ethel Moody, 104, of Batesville, Ark., died Sept. 10, 2004, at Rolling Hills Nursing Center at Batesville. Born on Aug. 22, 1900, at Calico Rock, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Martin Albert and Rhoda Ann Thomas Smith. She was a homemaker and a member of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church north of Calico Rock, Ark...
Fredrick Allen Myers (09/16/04)
Fredrick Allen Myers, 79, Mammoth Spring, Ark., was born July 9, 1925, in Kansas City, Mo., and died Aug. 29, 2004, at the Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. Survivors include three sons -- Ron and Vicki Myers of West Plains, Mo., and Jim and Sharon Myers and Larry and Millie Myers, all of Mammoth Spring, Ark.; a daughter, Barbara and Mike Tyson of Mammoth Spring; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchild...
William "Bill" Sorenson (09/16/04)
William "Bill" Sorenson, 73, of Thayer, Mo., died Sept. 1, 2004, at Cox South, in Springfield, Mo. William Louis Horner was born Nov. 1, 1930, in Beatrice, Neb. He was the son of Ray and Gladys McNabb Simmons Horner. He was adopted on Oct. 29, 1932, by Frank F. and Florence Stewart Sorenson of Filley, Neb...
William C. Orr (09/16/04)
William C. Orr, 85, of Sidney, Ark., formerly of Ash Flat, died Sept. 7, 2004, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Jan. 5, 1919 in Ash Flat, the son of the late John and Sophia Hotchkiss Orr. He was united in marriage March 6, 1946, in Batesville to Venita Faye Bates...
Frances L. Fischer (09/16/04)
Frances L. Fischer, 88, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Sept. 2, 2004, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health Systems in Cherokee Village. Born Jan. 28, 1916, in North Little Rock, Ark., she was the daughter of William Jones and Pauline Rinke Jones. She married Paul Fischer in 1943, in Little Rock. ...
John DeLoss McGuire (09/16/04)
A former Thayer businessman was killed early Wednesday morning Sept. 8, 2004, in an accident on I-30 east of Dallas, Texas. John De Loss McGuire, the former owner of Nettie's Cafeteria and Restaurant in Thayer, was killed when the semi he was driving hit the rear of another semi that was stopped in traffic near Greenville...
Troy Cannon (09/16/04)
Troy Cannon, age 22, of Strawberry, Ark., died Sept. 6, 2004, at Calamine. He was born July 16, 1982, at Batesville to John Monroe Cannon Jr. and Ramona (Polston) Cannon. He was a welder, having worked for Fluor Daniel's Construction, Triple H Construction and Penn and Pugh Construction...
Millie Liles (09/16/04)
Millie Liles, 71, of Cave City died Sept. 8, 2004, at her home in Cave City. Born Oct. 6, 1932, at Nelsonville, Ark., to Oda F. and Myrtle Smith Anderson. She retired from the San Diego Zoo and later retired from Con Agra. She was a member of First Missionary Baptist Church in Cave City, Ark...
Leota Marie DuBois (09/16/04)
Leota Marie DuBois, 76, was born June 29, 1928, in Kirwin, Kan., the daughter of the late Herbert Gaines and A. Marie Stroup Gaines. She died Sept. 6, 2004, in Thayer, Mo. She was united in marriage Dec. 17, 1949, to Wesley Dubois. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother...
"Jerry" Rickman (09/16/04)
Jerome "Jerry" Rickman, 69, of Highland, Ark., died Sept. 11, 2004, at the Baptist Health Center in North Little Rock, Ark. He was born June 9, 1935, in Paragould, Ark. He was a veteran of the United States Army, having served during the Korean War. He was united in marriage to Ruth Kerwin on June 6, 1986, in Dyersburg, Tenn...
Tommy Deckard (09/16/04)
Tommy Deckard, 94, of Alton, Mo., was born Dec. 8, 1909, in Alton, Mo. He died on Sept. 8, 2004, at St. John's Medical Center in Springfield, Mo. Survivors include a son, Troy Deckard of Alton, Mo.; a daughter, Lola Gutzler of St. Louis; six sisters -- Bonnie Adams, Jewel Dildine, Virgie Moore, Sarah Pettie, Eulah Mae Walker and Lizzie Walker; two brothers -- Alfred Deckard and Ira Deckard; three grandchildren -- Troy Deckard Jr. ...
John DeLoss McGuire (09/16/04)
A former Thayer businessman was killed early Wednesday morning Sept. 8, 2004, in an accident on I-30 east of Dallas, Texas. John De Loss McGuire, the former owner of Nettie's Cafeteria and Restaurant in Thayer, was killed when the semi he was driving hit the rear of another semi that was stopped in traffic near Greenville...
James William Roper (09/16/04)
James William Roper, 60, of Viola, son of the late Jesse Orus Roper and Mary Angeline Dickerson Roper, was born Sept. 2, 1944, in Viola, Ark. He died Sept. 3, 2004, in Mountain Home. He married Judy Gregory June 8, 1994, in Flippin. He was employed by Aeroquip Eaton in Mountain Home as a maintenance man until his retirement April 1, 2001, after 25 years of service. He was an avid outdoorsman with a passion for hunting and fishing...
Angela Lea King (09/16/04)
Angela Lea Arnold King, 36, of Ash Flat, Ark., passed away Sept. 2, 2004, at St. John's Medical in Springfield, Mo. She was born Jan. 21, 1968, in Fort Rucker, Ala., the daughter of William Henry Arnold and Ruby Nadine (Henry) Arnold. She was united in marriage to Michael King on April 5, 2000, in Ash Flat...
John Christenberry (09/16/04)
John Curtis Christen-berry, 85, of Cave City, Ark., died Sept. 9, 2004, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born June 24, 1919, at Grange, Ark., to Roylan and Etta Christenberry. He was a farmer and store clerk. He served in the U.S. Marines during World War II and was a member of the Mount View Baptist Church east of Cave City, Ark...
William C. Orr (09/16/04)
William C. Orr, 85, of Sidney, Ark., formerly of Ash Flat, died Sept. 7, 2004, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Jan. 5, 1919 in Ash Flat, the son of the late John and Sophia Hotchkiss Orr. He was united in marriage March 6, 1946, in Batesville to Venita Faye Bates...
William "Bill" Sorenson (09/16/04)
William "Bill" Sorenson, 73, of Thayer, Mo., died Sept. 1, 2004, at Cox South, in Springfield, Mo. William Louis Horner was born Nov. 1, 1930, in Beatrice, Neb. He was the son of Ray and Gladys McNabb Simmons Horner. He was adopted on Oct. 29, 1932, by Frank F. and Florence Stewart Sorenson of Filley, Neb...
Fredrick Allen Myers (09/16/04)
Fredrick Allen Myers, 79, Mammoth Spring, Ark., was born July 9, 1925, in Kansas City, Mo., and died Aug. 29, 2004, at the Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. Survivors include three sons -- Ron and Vicki Myers of West Plains, Mo., and Jim and Sharon Myers and Larry and Millie Myers, all of Mammoth Spring, Ark.; a daughter, Barbara and Mike Tyson of Mammoth Spring; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchild...
"Maggie" Moody (09/16/04)
Margaret "Maggie" Ethel Moody, 104, of Batesville, Ark., died Sept. 10, 2004, at Rolling Hills Nursing Center at Batesville. Born on Aug. 22, 1900, at Calico Rock, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Martin Albert and Rhoda Ann Thomas Smith. She was a homemaker and a member of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church north of Calico Rock, Ark...
Frances L. Fischer (09/16/04)
Frances L. Fischer, 88, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Sept. 2, 2004, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health Systems in Cherokee Village. Born Jan. 28, 1916, in North Little Rock, Ark., she was the daughter of William Jones and Pauline Rinke Jones. She married Paul Fischer in 1943, in Little Rock. ...
Rylie Mekail Trivitt (09/16/04)
Rachel Trivitt has announced the birth of her sister, Rylie Mekail Trivitt, at 4:57 p.m., Aug. 26, 2004, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. She weighed 7 pounds, 9.4 ounces and was 20 inches long. Her parents are Tommy and Amy Trivitt of Ash Flat...
Rylie Mekail Trivitt (09/16/04)
Rachel Trivitt has announced the birth of her sister, Rylie Mekail Trivitt, at 4:57 p.m., Aug. 26, 2004, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. She weighed 7 pounds, 9.4 ounces and was 20 inches long. Her parents are Tommy and Amy Trivitt of Ash Flat...
Bogart, Hess to wed (09/16/04)
Stella and Herb Hess have announced the upcoming marriage of their son, Ross Hess, of Horseshoe Bend to Brenda Bogart of Horseshoe Bend, daughter of William and Hera Lyn "Babe" Brown of Battle Creek, Mich. The prospective groom works for Swift Transportation as a truck driver...
Hyslip nuptials set (09/16/04)
Mr. and Mrs. Bob Bogle of Scottsdale, Ariz., and Mr. and Mrs. Brian Biard of Melbourne announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Brooke Anne, to Jason Ross Hyslip, son of Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Hyslip of Ash Flat. The wedding will be held at Ash Flat Church of Christ Sept. 25 at 2:30 p.m...
Wilkes, McDonald to wed (09/16/04)
Mr. and Mrs. Barry Wilkes of Center have announced the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Karen Denise, to Eric McDonald, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Wilson of Agnos, and the late Van McDonald. The bride-elect's grandparents are the late Archie and Lucille Spurlock and the late Hubert and Kathleen Wilkes...
Bogart, Hess to wed (09/16/04)
Stella and Herb Hess have announced the upcoming marriage of their son, Ross Hess, of Horseshoe Bend to Brenda Bogart of Horseshoe Bend, daughter of William and Hera Lyn "Babe" Brown of Battle Creek, Mich. The prospective groom works for Swift Transportation as a truck driver...
Hyslip nuptials set (09/16/04)
Mr. and Mrs. Bob Bogle of Scottsdale, Ariz., and Mr. and Mrs. Brian Biard of Melbourne announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Brooke Anne, to Jason Ross Hyslip, son of Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Hyslip of Ash Flat. The wedding will be held at Ash Flat Church of Christ Sept. 25 at 2:30 p.m...
Wilkes, McDonald to wed (09/16/04)
Mr. and Mrs. Barry Wilkes of Center have announced the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Karen Denise, to Eric McDonald, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Wilson of Agnos, and the late Van McDonald. The bride-elect's grandparents are the late Archie and Lucille Spurlock and the late Hubert and Kathleen Wilkes...
Sorrells mark 60 years (09/16/04)
A 60th wedding anniversary surprise party was given in honor of David and Geneva Sorrell at the Myrtle Activity Center Sept. 7 by the Myrtle senior citizens and members of the Sorrells' family. David Sorrell and Geneva Clark were married Sept. 6, 1944, and have resided on their farm at Myrtle since he was discharged from the U.S. Army in February 1946...
Sorrells mark 60 years (09/16/04)
A 60th wedding anniversary surprise party was given in honor of David and Geneva Sorrell at the Myrtle Activity Center Sept. 7 by the Myrtle senior citizens and members of the Sorrells' family. David Sorrell and Geneva Clark were married Sept. 6, 1944, and have resided on their farm at Myrtle since he was discharged from the U.S. Army in February 1946...
Ozarka's Ash Flat campus shaping up (09/16/04)
The permanent home of Ozarka College -- Ash Flat is taking shape and the building project is on schedule. The bid was awarded to Noacon Inc. of Fairfield last March on a one-year contract. Site supervisor for the job, Mike Chitwood of Noacon, said the project is ahead of schedule. ...
Boldly Going Nowhere (09/16/04)
In November, the citizens of the United States elect a new president. The current mindset, reinforced by the media, is that there are only two viable political parties, Democrats and Republicans. However, there are always several third parties added to the mix. Political third parties have made a major impact in the past...
Ozarka's Ash Flat campus shaping up (09/16/04)
The permanent home of Ozarka College -- Ash Flat is taking shape and the building project is on schedule. The bid was awarded to Noacon Inc. of Fairfield last March on a one-year contract. Site supervisor for the job, Mike Chitwood of Noacon, said the project is ahead of schedule. ...
Boldly Going Nowhere (09/16/04)
In November, the citizens of the United States elect a new president. The current mindset, reinforced by the media, is that there are only two viable political parties, Democrats and Republicans. However, there are always several third parties added to the mix. Political third parties have made a major impact in the past...