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Stories from Thursday, August 18, 2005

Missing man's body found (08/18/05)
The body of an elderly Shannon County man who was missing for two weeks was found Aug. 14 by officers with the Oregon County Sheriffs Office. Chief Deputy Eric King and other officers were searching just north of the Oregon/ Shannon County line late Sunday evening when he spotted Sanford Hodges' truck...
Council considers new regulations (08/18/05)
The Horseshoe Bend City Council is considering an ordinance that would give the city's MRID the legal authority to regulate the size of boat docks and other private lakefront improvements on city lakes. At a meeting Aug. 15 the council unanimously approved the first reading of ordinance 2005-09...
Homeless man charged in Mammoth Spring battery (08/18/05)
A homeless man has been charged with felony battery after he attempted to claim a home July 29 in Mammoth Spring that belonged to another man, according to authorities. According to the Fulton County Sheriff's Department, 48-year-old Richard D. Mask attacked Johnny W. Richey inside Richey's Mammoth Spring home...
Homeless man attempts to take relative's home (08/18/05)
A homeless man has been charged with felony battery after he attempted to claim a home July 29 in Mammoth Spring that belonged to another man, according to authorities. According to the Fulton County Sheriff's Department, 48-year-old Richard D. Mask attacked Johnny W. Richey inside Richey's Mammoth Spring home...
Drought leaves Missourians thirsty for rain (08/18/05)
OREGON COUNTY -- Despite more than two inches of rain this month, drought conditions across southern Missouri and the entire state are worsening. The Missouri Drought Commission is responsible for assessing drought conditions across the state and recommending actions to ease the droughts adverse effects. Agencies represented on the commission include the state departments of Natural Resources, Agriculture, Public Safety, Health and Senior Services, Conservation and Economic Development...
Sales tax to be on ballot (08/18/05)
THAYER -- Representing the Thayer Community Betterment Association and the Thayer Chamber of Commerce, Thayer businessman Ron Cornelius approached the Thayer City Council at their Aug. 9 meeting regarding placing a half-cent sales tax on the November election ballot ...
Pryor speaks about judges, Iraq conflict (08/18/05)
The confirmation of Supreme Court judicial nominee John Roberts may go smoother than expected. U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor said he would vote to confirm Roberts to the nation's highest court. Pryor made the comments at the North Central Arkansas Regional Economic Development summit Aug. 11 at the Baxter County Fairgrounds in Mountain Home...
School to hold meeting on bond (08/18/05)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- On Sept. 13, one week before the Mammoth Spring School bond issue appears on the election ballot, the Mammoth Spring School Board will hold an information meeting regarding the topic. "The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. This will provide Mammoth Spring School Board patrons an opportunity to learn just what the Qualified Zone Academy Bonds (QZAB) are," the superintendent said...
Salem man charged with breaking, entering (08/18/05)
A Salem man was charged Aug. 10 with breaking and entering, a class D felony, and possession of an instrument of crime, a class A misdemeanor, after a break-in at a Salem residence. Deputy Terry Walker with the Fulton County Sheriff's Department said Joshua Burriss, 26, broke into the house and then left, planning to return later and steal items from the house...
Sliding away ... (08/18/05)
G-force: Taylor Noakes, 9, ascends down the Super Slide Aug. 11 at the Fulton County Fair in Salem. Area residents flocked to the five-day event which included beauty pageants, livestock shows, carnival rides and other events. Photo/Jared
Pryor announces 62/412 funding (08/18/05)
Fraternizing: Sen. Mark Pryor (center) meets with members of the North Central Arkansas Regional Economic Development Aug. 11 at the Baxter County Fairgrounds in Mountain Home. NCARED is comprised of members from seven counties including Fulton and Izard counties. Pryor also met with leaders in several other counties in northeast Arkansas to tout the highway bill he helped to pass in Congress two weeks ago. Photo/Jared...
BACK TO SCHOOL: (08/18/05)
Employees at the Bank of Thayer held the 17th annual back to school open house Aug. 12, handing out school supplies and refreshments. They also dressed in Bobcat green and Bear blue jerseys for the day.
Thayer man charged with burglary (08/18/05)
A Thayer man has been charged with burglary in connection with a July 19 break-in at Mammoth Spring State Park. Robert W. Winegardner, 23, was charged with commercial burglary, a class C felony; two counts of breaking and entering, each class D felonies; and criminal mischief in the first degree, a class A misdemeanor...
Sing along ... (08/18/05)
ALL IN THE FAMILY: Megan Underwood recently stopped by Shady Oaks Heathcare to visit her great grandmother, Helen Underwood. Both Helen and Megan ended up singing during the Shady Oaks Band's entertainment. Family members of all the residents at the heathcare facility are invited to come and visit and participate in any of the activities at Shady Oaks...
Izard County makes arrests in drug raids (08/18/05)
The Izard County Sheriff's Department conducted a series of drug raids throughout the county last week. Richard "Keith" Varnado, 49, of Horseshoe Bend was charged Aug. 8 with three counts of delivery of a controlled substance, marijuana, a class C felony...
Missing man's body found (08/18/05)
The body of an elderly Shannon County man who was missing for two weeks was found Aug. 14 by officers with the Oregon County Sheriffs Office. Chief Deputy Eric King and other officers were searching just north of the Oregon/ Shannon County line late Sunday evening when he spotted Sanford Hodges' truck...
Pryor speaks about judges, Iraq conflict (08/18/05)
The confirmation of Supreme Court judicial nominee John Roberts may go smoother than expected. U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor said he would vote to confirm Roberts to the nation's highest court. Pryor made the comments at the North Central Arkansas Regional Economic Development summit Aug. 11 at the Baxter County Fairgrounds in Mountain Home...
Council considers new regulations (08/18/05)
The Horseshoe Bend City Council is considering an ordinance that would give the city's MRID the legal authority to regulate the size of boat docks and other private lakefront improvements on city lakes. At a meeting Aug. 15 the council unanimously approved the first reading of ordinance 2005-09...
Homeless man charged in Mammoth Spring battery (08/18/05)
A homeless man has been charged with felony battery after he attempted to claim a home July 29 in Mammoth Spring that belonged to another man, according to authorities. According to the Fulton County Sheriff's Department, 48-year-old Richard D. Mask attacked Johnny W. Richey inside Richey's Mammoth Spring home...
Homeless man attempts to take relative's home (08/18/05)
A homeless man has been charged with felony battery after he attempted to claim a home July 29 in Mammoth Spring that belonged to another man, according to authorities. According to the Fulton County Sheriff's Department, 48-year-old Richard D. Mask attacked Johnny W. Richey inside Richey's Mammoth Spring home...
Drought leaves Missourians thirsty for rain (08/18/05)
OREGON COUNTY -- Despite more than two inches of rain this month, drought conditions across southern Missouri and the entire state are worsening. The Missouri Drought Commission is responsible for assessing drought conditions across the state and recommending actions to ease the droughts adverse effects. Agencies represented on the commission include the state departments of Natural Resources, Agriculture, Public Safety, Health and Senior Services, Conservation and Economic Development...
Sing along ... (08/18/05)
ALL IN THE FAMILY: Megan Underwood recently stopped by Shady Oaks Heathcare to visit her great grandmother, Helen Underwood. Both Helen and Megan ended up singing during the Shady Oaks Band's entertainment. Family members of all the residents at the heathcare facility are invited to come and visit and participate in any of the activities at Shady Oaks...
School to hold meeting on bond (08/18/05)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- On Sept. 13, one week before the Mammoth Spring School bond issue appears on the election ballot, the Mammoth Spring School Board will hold an information meeting regarding the topic. "The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. This will provide Mammoth Spring School Board patrons an opportunity to learn just what the Qualified Zone Academy Bonds (QZAB) are," the superintendent said...
Thayer man charged with burglary (08/18/05)
A Thayer man has been charged with burglary in connection with a July 19 break-in at Mammoth Spring State Park. Robert W. Winegardner, 23, was charged with commercial burglary, a class C felony; two counts of breaking and entering, each class D felonies; and criminal mischief in the first degree, a class A misdemeanor...
Salem man charged with breaking, entering (08/18/05)
A Salem man was charged Aug. 10 with breaking and entering, a class D felony, and possession of an instrument of crime, a class A misdemeanor, after a break-in at a Salem residence. Deputy Terry Walker with the Fulton County Sheriff's Department said Joshua Burriss, 26, broke into the house and then left, planning to return later and steal items from the house...
Izard County makes arrests in drug raids (08/18/05)
The Izard County Sheriff's Department conducted a series of drug raids throughout the county last week. Richard "Keith" Varnado, 49, of Horseshoe Bend was charged Aug. 8 with three counts of delivery of a controlled substance, marijuana, a class C felony...
Sales tax to be on ballot (08/18/05)
THAYER -- Representing the Thayer Community Betterment Association and the Thayer Chamber of Commerce, Thayer businessman Ron Cornelius approached the Thayer City Council at their Aug. 9 meeting regarding placing a half-cent sales tax on the November election ballot ...
BACK TO SCHOOL: (08/18/05)
Employees at the Bank of Thayer held the 17th annual back to school open house Aug. 12, handing out school supplies and refreshments. They also dressed in Bobcat green and Bear blue jerseys for the day.
Sliding away ... (08/18/05)
G-force: Taylor Noakes, 9, ascends down the Super Slide Aug. 11 at the Fulton County Fair in Salem. Area residents flocked to the five-day event which included beauty pageants, livestock shows, carnival rides and other events. Photo/Jared
Pryor announces 62/412 funding (08/18/05)
Fraternizing: Sen. Mark Pryor (center) meets with members of the North Central Arkansas Regional Economic Development Aug. 11 at the Baxter County Fairgrounds in Mountain Home. NCARED is comprised of members from seven counties including Fulton and Izard counties. Pryor also met with leaders in several other counties in northeast Arkansas to tout the highway bill he helped to pass in Congress two weeks ago. Photo/Jared...
New natural area is remarkable for its size (08/18/05)
One of the newest additions to the Missouri Natural Area Program offers an unequalled opportunity to preserve a type of landscape that once sustained prairie chickens, bison and other prairie species in northern Missouri. The Missouri Conservation Commission designated 475-acre Pawnee Prairie Conservation Area in Harrison County as a natural area in November 2004. ...
Archery Tourney slated for Youth Ranch (08/18/05)
The Arkansas Sheriffs' Youth Ranches will hold its first Labor Day Archery Tournament on Sept. 5. Children from ranch campuses around the state will come to the White River campus near Batesville for the tournament. The tourney is being made possible in part by a donation from Buckmasters...
Archery Tourney slated for Youth Ranch (08/18/05)
The Arkansas Sheriffs' Youth Ranches will hold its first Labor Day Archery Tournament on Sept. 5. Children from ranch campuses around the state will come to the White River campus near Batesville for the tournament. The tourney is being made possible in part by a donation from Buckmasters...
New natural area is remarkable for its size (08/18/05)
One of the newest additions to the Missouri Natural Area Program offers an unequalled opportunity to preserve a type of landscape that once sustained prairie chickens, bison and other prairie species in northern Missouri. The Missouri Conservation Commission designated 475-acre Pawnee Prairie Conservation Area in Harrison County as a natural area in November 2004. ...
Phil Iwan Howell (08/18/05)
Funeral services for Phil Iwan Howell, 33, of Mammoth Spring was held Aug. 17, 2005 at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer with Rev. Jamie Alexander officiating. He was born the son of Carole J. Hames Howell on June 19, 1972, in Salem, Ark. and departed this life Aug. 13, 2005, in Mountain Home, Ark., at the age of 33 years...
Joseph W. Slagley (08/18/05)
Joseph Wylie Slagley of Salem, son of Shelby Dee and Virginia Faye (Jones) Slagley, was born Jan. 29, 1967, in Newport, Ark. He departed this life on Aug. 10, 2005, in Salem at the age of 38. He was united in marriage to April Dawn Keck on May 10, 2005, at Camp, Ark. He spent his working years as a welder. He was a member of the Swifton Assembly of God Church and served in the Army National Guard...
Lucas W. Boze (08/18/05)
Funeral services for Lucas "Luke" Webster Boze, 26, of Alton were held Aug. 14 at the Riverton Baptist Church in Alton, with Brother Bob Caldwell officiating with arrangements under the direction of Carter Funeral Home of Thayer. He was born the son of Douglas Webster Boze and Carla Jean Beardshear Boze on Jan. 20, 1979, in Salem, Ark., and died Aug. 9, 2005, in New Orleans...
Laverne Redding (08/18/05)
Laverne Pauline Redding, 66, of Horseshoe Bend died Aug. 8 2005, in Horseshoe Bend.She was born Oct. 18, 1938, in Rossville, Kan., the daughter of Joe Curwick and Virginia (Bivins) Curwick. She worked as a cook.Survivors include two sisters, Ruby Poteete and her husband Willie of Horseshoe Bend, and Anna May Taylor and her husband of Tillamook, Ore.She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother.No services are planned at this time.Arrangements were under the direction of the Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel.. ...
Theodore P. Rathman (08/18/05)
Theodore (Ted) Preston Rathman of Cherokee Village died Aug. 10, 2005, at the North Arkansas Life Care Center in Horseshoe Bend. He was born on Dec. 22, 1913, in Hudson, Ill., the son of Bert and Pearl Rathman. He retired from R. G. LeTourneau Earth Moving Machinery Company in 1978. He was a long time member of the First Church of God, Thayer, Mo., and a lifetime member of the Gideon Society...
Caris Hatfield (08/18/05)
Caris Norwood "Skip" Hatfield, 99 formerly lived in Cherokee Village for 18 years. Caris lacked 20 days reaching his 100th birthday. He was born in the Oklahoma Territory before it became a state in Wakita, Okla., on Aug. 5, 1905. He died on July 16, 2005...
Richard James Burdick (08/18/05)
Richard James Burdick, 64, of Cherokee Village, formerly of Ozark Acres, died Aug. 7, 2005, at his home. Burdick was born Dec. 29, 1940. He was the son of Richard M. and Muriel Burdick. He was a veteran of the United States Army. He moved to this area nine years ago from Denver, Colo. He was of the Baptist faith...
Donald L. Merdian (08/18/05)
Donald L. "Don" Merdian, 74, of Horseshoe Bend died Aug. 8, 2005, at his home. Merdian was born on May 28, 1931, in Henry, Ill., the son of John and Anna (Holler) Merdian. He was united in marriage to Lois More on Oct. 10, 1955, in Chicago, Ill. Merdian served in the United States Army in the Signal Corps during the Korean War. ...
William E. Scott (08/18/05)
William E. Scott, 66 of Cherokee Village, formerly of Alpha, Ill., died July 28, 2005 in St. Mary's Hospital in Duluth, Minn. He was born Oct. 6, 1938, in Galesburg, Ill., the son of Walter and Celina Lambin Scott. He married Mardena Trout on March 29, 1960, in Oneida, Ill...
Margaret L. Davis (08/18/05)
Margaret Lorraine Davis, 72, of Ash Flat died Aug. 12, 2005, at her home. Davis was born Sept. 30, 1932, in Memphis, Tenn. the daughter of James Asa Ham and Margaret Louise (Hill) Ham. She had worked as an LPN in the Memphis area before moving to Arkansas...
Edward Sights (08/18/05)
Edward (Ed) Dow Sights, 81, of 129 Easy Street, died Aug 9, 2005, at OSF Medical Center in Peoria, Ill. He was a former resident of Cherokee Village and Princeton, Ill. He was born on July 10, 1924, in Linneus, Mo., to Robert and Gladys McCune Sights. He married Marilyn Couch in Troy, Kansas on Sept. 1, 1946. She survives...
Phil Iwan Howell (08/18/05)
Funeral services for Phil Iwan Howell, 33, of Mammoth Spring was held Aug. 17, 2005 at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer with Rev. Jamie Alexander officiating. He was born the son of Carole J. Hames Howell on June 19, 1972, in Salem, Ark. and departed this life Aug. 13, 2005, in Mountain Home, Ark., at the age of 33 years...
Richard James Burdick (08/18/05)
Richard James Burdick, 64, of Cherokee Village, formerly of Ozark Acres, died Aug. 7, 2005, at his home. Burdick was born Dec. 29, 1940. He was the son of Richard M. and Muriel Burdick. He was a veteran of the United States Army. He moved to this area nine years ago from Denver, Colo. He was of the Baptist faith...
Donald L. Merdian (08/18/05)
Donald L. "Don" Merdian, 74, of Horseshoe Bend died Aug. 8, 2005, at his home. Merdian was born on May 28, 1931, in Henry, Ill., the son of John and Anna (Holler) Merdian. He was united in marriage to Lois More on Oct. 10, 1955, in Chicago, Ill. Merdian served in the United States Army in the Signal Corps during the Korean War. ...
William E. Scott (08/18/05)
William E. Scott, 66 of Cherokee Village, formerly of Alpha, Ill., died July 28, 2005 in St. Mary's Hospital in Duluth, Minn. He was born Oct. 6, 1938, in Galesburg, Ill., the son of Walter and Celina Lambin Scott. He married Mardena Trout on March 29, 1960, in Oneida, Ill...
Theodore P. Rathman (08/18/05)
Theodore (Ted) Preston Rathman of Cherokee Village died Aug. 10, 2005, at the North Arkansas Life Care Center in Horseshoe Bend. He was born on Dec. 22, 1913, in Hudson, Ill., the son of Bert and Pearl Rathman. He retired from R. G. LeTourneau Earth Moving Machinery Company in 1978. He was a long time member of the First Church of God, Thayer, Mo., and a lifetime member of the Gideon Society...
Caris Hatfield (08/18/05)
Caris Norwood "Skip" Hatfield, 99 formerly lived in Cherokee Village for 18 years. Caris lacked 20 days reaching his 100th birthday. He was born in the Oklahoma Territory before it became a state in Wakita, Okla., on Aug. 5, 1905. He died on July 16, 2005...
Joseph W. Slagley (08/18/05)
Joseph Wylie Slagley of Salem, son of Shelby Dee and Virginia Faye (Jones) Slagley, was born Jan. 29, 1967, in Newport, Ark. He departed this life on Aug. 10, 2005, in Salem at the age of 38. He was united in marriage to April Dawn Keck on May 10, 2005, at Camp, Ark. He spent his working years as a welder. He was a member of the Swifton Assembly of God Church and served in the Army National Guard...
Laverne Redding (08/18/05)
Laverne Pauline Redding, 66, of Horseshoe Bend died Aug. 8 2005, in Horseshoe Bend.She was born Oct. 18, 1938, in Rossville, Kan., the daughter of Joe Curwick and Virginia (Bivins) Curwick. She worked as a cook.Survivors include two sisters, Ruby Poteete and her husband Willie of Horseshoe Bend, and Anna May Taylor and her husband of Tillamook, Ore.She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother.No services are planned at this time.Arrangements were under the direction of the Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel.. ...
Lucas W. Boze (08/18/05)
Funeral services for Lucas "Luke" Webster Boze, 26, of Alton were held Aug. 14 at the Riverton Baptist Church in Alton, with Brother Bob Caldwell officiating with arrangements under the direction of Carter Funeral Home of Thayer. He was born the son of Douglas Webster Boze and Carla Jean Beardshear Boze on Jan. 20, 1979, in Salem, Ark., and died Aug. 9, 2005, in New Orleans...
Margaret L. Davis (08/18/05)
Margaret Lorraine Davis, 72, of Ash Flat died Aug. 12, 2005, at her home. Davis was born Sept. 30, 1932, in Memphis, Tenn. the daughter of James Asa Ham and Margaret Louise (Hill) Ham. She had worked as an LPN in the Memphis area before moving to Arkansas...
Edward Sights (08/18/05)
Edward (Ed) Dow Sights, 81, of 129 Easy Street, died Aug 9, 2005, at OSF Medical Center in Peoria, Ill. He was a former resident of Cherokee Village and Princeton, Ill. He was born on July 10, 1924, in Linneus, Mo., to Robert and Gladys McCune Sights. He married Marilyn Couch in Troy, Kansas on Sept. 1, 1946. She survives...
Leona Jackson Duke (08/18/05)
Leona Jackson Duke, the daughter of Velma Frisbee Jackson and the late Charlie Jackson, was born Aug. 14, 1953, at Mammoth Spring, Ark. and died in her home Aug. 6, 2005 at the age of 51. She was baptized at an early age at the Mammoth Spring First Baptist Church. She married Wayde Duke and they celebrated 16 years of marriage...
Bernice Cavenar (08/18/05)
Bernice L. Cavenar, 93, of Sandtown died Aug. 10, 2005, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Oct. 13, 1911, at Batesville to Robert Andrew and Mary Elizabeth (Smith) Tugwell. She retired from the Missouri Pacific Hospital in St. Louis as secretary treasurer and was of the Methodist faith...
Bartons celebrate 40 years of marriage (08/18/05)
Mr. and Mrs. Gary Barton of Alton will be celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary on Aug. 22. Gary Barton and Dorothy Huddleston were married at Shilo Baptist Church at Rover, Mo., by the Rev. Ben Meeks. They are the parents of two daughters, Annette Hogue (husband Kyle) and Valerie Burrow (husband Tony) and granddaughters Ashlyn and Allison Hogue...
Terrell Quynn Gaines (08/18/05)
Corey and Jessica Gaines of West Plains are the parents of a baby boy, Terrell Quynn. He was born Aug. 7 at 2:10 p.m. He weighed 7 pounds, 1/2 ounce, and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are Pam Wallander of Mountain View, Terry Gaines and Aneita Gaines of Thayer...
Quade Lynn Perryman (08/18/05)
Emily and Macey Perryman are excited to announce the birth of their new baby brother, Quade Lynn, who was born July 7, 2005. He weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long. Quade is the son of Stacy and Jennifer Perryman of Viola. He is the grandson of Danny and Barbara Perryman and Quinton and Rena Neal of Viola...
Cooper Maddox Hale (08/18/05)
Zoey and Riley Hale announce the birth of their baby brother, Cooper Maddox Hale. Cooper was born July 13, 2005, at 11:16 a.m. at St. Bernard's Health Center in Jonesboro. He weighed 8 pounds and was 21 inches long. Proud parents are Chris and Rusty Hale of Ravenden Springs...
Sara Lynn Crowe (08/18/05)
Chuck and Jennifer Crowe of Mammoth Spring announce the birth of a daughter Aug. 13, 2005, at White River Medical Center in Batesville, Ark. She has been named Sara Lynn Crowe. She weighed 7 pounds and 5 ounces and was welcomed home by a brother, Samuel Crowe...
Gracetyn Mackenzie Warren (08/18/05)
Rodney and Casey Warren of Alton are the parents of a baby girl, Gracetyn Mackenzie. She was born Aug. 9 at 4:47 p.m.. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are Mack and Dana Roberts and Clifford and Laura Warren, all of Alton...
Alena Nichole Sims (08/18/05)
Thomas and Cynthia Sims of Thayer are the parents of a baby girl, Alena Nichole. She was born Aug. 7 at 9:27 p.m. She weighed 7 pounds and 1/2 ounce, and was 19 3/4 inches long. Her sibling is Haley, 3. Grandparents are Bob and Debrah Grossett of Pine Bluff...
Macey Alexandra Sult (08/18/05)
Melanie and William Sult of Ozark, Mo. announce the birth of a daughter, Macey Alexandra Sult. She was born Aug. 5, 2005, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield, Mo. Macey weighed 9 pounds, 2 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long. She was welcomed home by a sister, Madelyn Lynette Sult...
Abigail Marie Price (08/18/05)
Daniel and Katie Price of Birch Tree are the parents of a baby girl, Abigail Marie. She was born July 28 at 2:20 p.m. She weighed 5 pounds, 10 1/2 ounces and was 19 3/4 inches long. Grandparents are Dinah and John Woertz of Alton and Dennis and Ruth Price of Birch Tree...
Bernice Cavenar (08/18/05)
Bernice L. Cavenar, 93, of Sandtown died Aug. 10, 2005, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Oct. 13, 1911, at Batesville to Robert Andrew and Mary Elizabeth (Smith) Tugwell. She retired from the Missouri Pacific Hospital in St. Louis as secretary treasurer and was of the Methodist faith...
Leona Jackson Duke (08/18/05)
Leona Jackson Duke, the daughter of Velma Frisbee Jackson and the late Charlie Jackson, was born Aug. 14, 1953, at Mammoth Spring, Ark. and died in her home Aug. 6, 2005 at the age of 51. She was baptized at an early age at the Mammoth Spring First Baptist Church. She married Wayde Duke and they celebrated 16 years of marriage...
Bartons celebrate 40 years of marriage (08/18/05)
Mr. and Mrs. Gary Barton of Alton will be celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary on Aug. 22. Gary Barton and Dorothy Huddleston were married at Shilo Baptist Church at Rover, Mo., by the Rev. Ben Meeks. They are the parents of two daughters, Annette Hogue (husband Kyle) and Valerie Burrow (husband Tony) and granddaughters Ashlyn and Allison Hogue...
Terrell Quynn Gaines (08/18/05)
Corey and Jessica Gaines of West Plains are the parents of a baby boy, Terrell Quynn. He was born Aug. 7 at 2:10 p.m. He weighed 7 pounds, 1/2 ounce, and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are Pam Wallander of Mountain View, Terry Gaines and Aneita Gaines of Thayer...
Sara Lynn Crowe (08/18/05)
Chuck and Jennifer Crowe of Mammoth Spring announce the birth of a daughter Aug. 13, 2005, at White River Medical Center in Batesville, Ark. She has been named Sara Lynn Crowe. She weighed 7 pounds and 5 ounces and was welcomed home by a brother, Samuel Crowe...
Cooper Maddox Hale (08/18/05)
Zoey and Riley Hale announce the birth of their baby brother, Cooper Maddox Hale. Cooper was born July 13, 2005, at 11:16 a.m. at St. Bernard's Health Center in Jonesboro. He weighed 8 pounds and was 21 inches long. Proud parents are Chris and Rusty Hale of Ravenden Springs...
Gracetyn Mackenzie Warren (08/18/05)
Rodney and Casey Warren of Alton are the parents of a baby girl, Gracetyn Mackenzie. She was born Aug. 9 at 4:47 p.m.. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are Mack and Dana Roberts and Clifford and Laura Warren, all of Alton...
Alena Nichole Sims (08/18/05)
Thomas and Cynthia Sims of Thayer are the parents of a baby girl, Alena Nichole. She was born Aug. 7 at 9:27 p.m. She weighed 7 pounds and 1/2 ounce, and was 19 3/4 inches long. Her sibling is Haley, 3. Grandparents are Bob and Debrah Grossett of Pine Bluff...
Macey Alexandra Sult (08/18/05)
Melanie and William Sult of Ozark, Mo. announce the birth of a daughter, Macey Alexandra Sult. She was born Aug. 5, 2005, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield, Mo. Macey weighed 9 pounds, 2 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long. She was welcomed home by a sister, Madelyn Lynette Sult...
Quade Lynn Perryman (08/18/05)
Emily and Macey Perryman are excited to announce the birth of their new baby brother, Quade Lynn, who was born July 7, 2005. He weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long. Quade is the son of Stacy and Jennifer Perryman of Viola. He is the grandson of Danny and Barbara Perryman and Quinton and Rena Neal of Viola...
Abigail Marie Price (08/18/05)
Daniel and Katie Price of Birch Tree are the parents of a baby girl, Abigail Marie. She was born July 28 at 2:20 p.m. She weighed 5 pounds, 10 1/2 ounces and was 19 3/4 inches long. Grandparents are Dinah and John Woertz of Alton and Dennis and Ruth Price of Birch Tree...
Rhodes, Jones to unite in matrimonyMr. and Mrs. Ron Rhodes of Cherokee Village announce the engagement of their daughter, Rachel Ruth, to Robert Edmond Jones, the son of Mrs. Bettie Jones of Ash Flat (08/18/05)
Mr. and Mrs. Ron Rhodes of Cherokee Village announce the engagement of their daughter, Rachel Ruth, to Robert Edmond Jones, the son of Mrs. Bettie Jones of Ash Flat and the late William Jones of Camden. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mrs. Walter Lee Sanders and the late Mr. Mayo Sanders of Cherokee Village and the late Mr. and Mrs. James L. Rhodes of Corning...
Brown, Rickey to wed (08/18/05)
Charley Rickey and Nicole Brown will exchange wedding vows Aug. 20 at 2 p.m. at Williams Baptist College in Walnut Ridge. Rickey is the son of Charles and Gaye Rickey of O'Kean. He is the sibling of Natalie Rickey of O'Kean, Jamie Sullinger, Becky Brown, Bobbie Rickey and Robin Vaughn of Pocahontas. ...
Brown, Rickey to wed (08/18/05)
Charley Rickey and Nicole Brown will exchange wedding vows Aug. 20 at 2 p.m. at Williams Baptist College in Walnut Ridge. Rickey is the son of Charles and Gaye Rickey of O'Kean. He is the sibling of Natalie Rickey of O'Kean, Jamie Sullinger, Becky Brown, Bobbie Rickey and Robin Vaughn of Pocahontas. ...
Rhodes, Jones to unite in matrimonyMr. and Mrs. Ron Rhodes of Cherokee Village announce the engagement of their daughter, Rachel Ruth, to Robert Edmond Jones, the son of Mrs. Bettie Jones of Ash Flat (08/18/05)
Mr. and Mrs. Ron Rhodes of Cherokee Village announce the engagement of their daughter, Rachel Ruth, to Robert Edmond Jones, the son of Mrs. Bettie Jones of Ash Flat and the late William Jones of Camden. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mrs. Walter Lee Sanders and the late Mr. Mayo Sanders of Cherokee Village and the late Mr. and Mrs. James L. Rhodes of Corning...
Mullens celebrate 60 years of matrimony (08/18/05)
Marion O. and G. Estelle Mullens celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with their two daughters, neighbors and friends Aug. 6 at their home at 447 South Main Street in Salem. Marion and Estelle were married Aug. 6, 1945, in Alexandria, La., when Marion came in for a short leave during World War II after being in the Pacific theater with the U.S. Navy...
Mathewses celebrate 50 years of marriage (08/18/05)
Earl and Wanda Mathews will be celebrating their golden wedding anniversary Aug. 21 at the Ravenden Municipal Building in Ravenden. Their children will host a reception stating at 2 p.m. The couple requests no gifts but please bring any pictures or fond memories and come join in on this special occasion...
Tyrrells celebrate golden anniversary (08/18/05)
Bertram and Marilyn Tyrrell of Cherokee Village will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with their two daughters, neighbors and friends Aug. 24. They were married Aug. 24, 1955, in Somovauk, Ill. They are parents of two children, Phyllis, who lives in Yarmouth, Maine, and William who lives at home...
Mullens celebrate 60 years of matrimony (08/18/05)
Marion O. and G. Estelle Mullens celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with their two daughters, neighbors and friends Aug. 6 at their home at 447 South Main Street in Salem. Marion and Estelle were married Aug. 6, 1945, in Alexandria, La., when Marion came in for a short leave during World War II after being in the Pacific theater with the U.S. Navy...
Mathewses celebrate 50 years of marriage (08/18/05)
Earl and Wanda Mathews will be celebrating their golden wedding anniversary Aug. 21 at the Ravenden Municipal Building in Ravenden. Their children will host a reception stating at 2 p.m. The couple requests no gifts but please bring any pictures or fond memories and come join in on this special occasion...
Tyrrells celebrate golden anniversary (08/18/05)
Bertram and Marilyn Tyrrell of Cherokee Village will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with their two daughters, neighbors and friends Aug. 24. They were married Aug. 24, 1955, in Somovauk, Ill. They are parents of two children, Phyllis, who lives in Yarmouth, Maine, and William who lives at home...
Boldly Going Nowhere (08/18/05)
A libertarian is a person who is concerned with the fundamental protection of individual rights. Libertarians believe that individuals have the right to live in whatever manner they choose, so long as they do not forcibly interfere with the equal right of others to live in whatever manner they choose. ...
Boldly Going Nowhere (08/18/05)
A libertarian is a person who is concerned with the fundamental protection of individual rights. Libertarians believe that individuals have the right to live in whatever manner they choose, so long as they do not forcibly interfere with the equal right of others to live in whatever manner they choose. ...