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Stories from Thursday, February 16, 2006

Overcash views poetry as ministry (02/16/06)
COUCH -- An award winning poet lives at Couch. Mary Overcash has had poems published in national publications and she sees her poems as a ministry. Overcash moved to Oregon County from Kannapolis, N.C., 10 years ago. She said it was around the time she moved that she began to write. She writes mostly religious poems and short stories...
Possible new fire district for Fulton County (02/16/06)
Hardy Fire Department may wind up providing fire coverage for parts of Fulton County. Hardy Fire Chief Lonnie Phelps spoke to the Fulton County Quorum Court at its Feb. 13 meeting about creating a new fire district which would cover the stretch of Highway 63 from Hardy to Many Islands...
Woman dies in accident (02/16/06)
OREGON COUNTY -- A Koshkonong woman was killed in a one-vehicle accident near Rover Feb. 7. According to a report from Troop G of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Donna Gum, 48, was pronounced dead Feb. 8 at St. John's Hospital in Springfield where she was taken after suffering injuries in the accident...
Melbourne man charged with sexual assault (02/16/06)
Christopher Stills, 27, of Melbourne was arrested Feb. 7 and charged with second degree sexual assault for allegedly assaulting a woman while she was at work. A retail clerk at a Melbourne business reported to the Izard County Sheriff's Department that she had been assaulted while working Feb. 7...
Mammoth Spring man sentenced for methamphetamine conviction (02/16/06)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- A Mammoth Spring man, John Stewart, was sentenced to 30 days in the Fulton County Jail by 16th Judicial District Circuit Judge Tim Weaver Feb. 2 for testing positive for methamphetamine. According to the Fulton County Sheriff's and Clerk's offices, Stewart, 48, was in court to answer felony drug, theft, burglary and firearm charges. ...
Annual Extension meeting slated (02/16/06)
OREGON COUNTY -- The Oregon County Annual Extension Meeting will be Feb. 18 at the BB Road Volunteer Fire Department and Community Center. Registration will start at 6 p.m. with a covered dish meal following at 6:15 p.m. Extension Agriculture Specialist Stacy Hambelton said the program this year will be "If You Want a Return, You Must Invest," presented by Cammie Younger, Extension youth specialist serving Oregon County...
Mammoth Spring man sentenced for methamphetamine conviction (02/16/06)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- A Mammoth Spring man, John Stewart, was sentenced to 30 days in the Fulton County Jail by 16th Judicial District Circuit Judge Tim Weaver Feb. 2 for testing positive for methamphetamine. According to the Fulton County Sheriff's and Clerk's offices, Stewart, 48, was in court to answer felony drug, theft, burglary and firearm charges. ...
Sanders sets Chamber course (02/16/06)
Salem Chamber of Commerce has appointed Mary Sanders of Salem to be the new president for 2006 after former president Mike Richardson resigned his position to take a job in Mountain Home. "I just had a few members ask me and Mike asked me. They were just finding someone to fill the position," Sanders, 27, said...
Mammoth Spring mayor uses grants for city extras (02/16/06)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- Mammoth Spring Mayor Jean Pace said it is hard for a city the size of Mammoth Spring to operate on a small budget and have funds left over for the little extras to make the city more attractive, not only to tourists but to the residents who live there...
Boeing closes Melbourne office (02/16/06)
Employees of the Melbourne Boeing facility might not have to leave the company to find new work. Chuck Cadena, a Boeing spokesman, said since Boeing is doing well overall, and there are plenty of positions within the company for those employees willing to relocate. There are Boeing facilities in almost all 50 states, though Arkansas will be left with only a warehouse when the Melbourne plant closes...
Health/Wellness Fair ... (02/16/06)
Health Fair: Fulton County's Third Annual Heart/Wellness Health Fair was held Feb. 13 at the Fulton County Health Unit A variety of services were available. The Bloodmobile and a mobile mammography unit, both above, were on hand at the event. Photo/Price...
ACCIDENT (02/16/06)
ACCIDENT: A Missouri man received serious injuries in a two-vehicle accident Feb. 9 five miles south of Mammoth Spring near Big Creek. According to Arkansas State Trooper Kenneth Foley of Troop I, the accident occurred at 9:05 a.m. Foley said a 2000 Volvo tractor-trailer driven by Chad L. ...
Icy bridge causes multiple wrecks (02/16/06)
Friday's wintery weather caused four reported accidents on Highway 63 at Martin Creek Bridge and sent two to local hospitals. Arkansas State Police Trooper Seth Higginbottom said Leah Hawkins, 32, of Dexter, Mo., was driving a 2000 Chrysler 300M south on Highway 63 around 8:53 a.m. when she began to cross the Martin Creek Bridge...
THRIFT SHOP (02/16/06)
THRIFT SHOP: The Community Thrift Shop recently opened on Main Street in Mammoth Spring and the Mammoth Spring Chamber of Commerce conducted a ribbon cutting to welcome them to the area. The store offers clothing and household items to the citizens of the area with a special emphasis on children in foster care. ...
DOILY (02/16/06)
DOILY: Donna Collins of Mammoth Spring was the winner of this doily given away in a recent Fun and Friends Senior Citizen Center fundraiser. The doily was made and donated to the senior center by Peggy Boren, center volunteer.
Sanders sets Chamber course (02/16/06)
Salem Chamber of Commerce has appointed Mary Sanders of Salem to be the new president for 2006 after former president Mike Richardson resigned his position to take a job in Mountain Home. "I just had a few members ask me and Mike asked me. They were just finding someone to fill the position," Sanders, 27, said...
Woman dies in accident (02/16/06)
OREGON COUNTY -- A Koshkonong woman was killed in a one-vehicle accident near Rover Feb. 7. According to a report from Troop G of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Donna Gum, 48, was pronounced dead Feb. 8 at St. John's Hospital in Springfield where she was taken after suffering injuries in the accident...
Mammoth Spring man sentenced for methamphetamine conviction (02/16/06)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- A Mammoth Spring man, John Stewart, was sentenced to 30 days in the Fulton County Jail by 16th Judicial District Circuit Judge Tim Weaver Feb. 2 for testing positive for methamphetamine. According to the Fulton County Sheriff's and Clerk's offices, Stewart, 48, was in court to answer felony drug, theft, burglary and firearm charges. ...
Icy bridge causes multiple wrecks (02/16/06)
Friday's wintery weather caused four reported accidents on Highway 63 at Martin Creek Bridge and sent two to local hospitals. Arkansas State Police Trooper Seth Higginbottom said Leah Hawkins, 32, of Dexter, Mo., was driving a 2000 Chrysler 300M south on Highway 63 around 8:53 a.m. when she began to cross the Martin Creek Bridge...
Possible new fire district for Fulton County (02/16/06)
Hardy Fire Department may wind up providing fire coverage for parts of Fulton County. Hardy Fire Chief Lonnie Phelps spoke to the Fulton County Quorum Court at its Feb. 13 meeting about creating a new fire district which would cover the stretch of Highway 63 from Hardy to Many Islands...
Overcash views poetry as ministry (02/16/06)
COUCH -- An award winning poet lives at Couch. Mary Overcash has had poems published in national publications and she sees her poems as a ministry. Overcash moved to Oregon County from Kannapolis, N.C., 10 years ago. She said it was around the time she moved that she began to write. She writes mostly religious poems and short stories...
Health/Wellness Fair ... (02/16/06)
Health Fair: Fulton County's Third Annual Heart/Wellness Health Fair was held Feb. 13 at the Fulton County Health Unit A variety of services were available. The Bloodmobile and a mobile mammography unit, both above, were on hand at the event. Photo/Price...
Annual Extension meeting slated (02/16/06)
OREGON COUNTY -- The Oregon County Annual Extension Meeting will be Feb. 18 at the BB Road Volunteer Fire Department and Community Center. Registration will start at 6 p.m. with a covered dish meal following at 6:15 p.m. Extension Agriculture Specialist Stacy Hambelton said the program this year will be "If You Want a Return, You Must Invest," presented by Cammie Younger, Extension youth specialist serving Oregon County...
Mammoth Spring man sentenced for methamphetamine conviction (02/16/06)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- A Mammoth Spring man, John Stewart, was sentenced to 30 days in the Fulton County Jail by 16th Judicial District Circuit Judge Tim Weaver Feb. 2 for testing positive for methamphetamine. According to the Fulton County Sheriff's and Clerk's offices, Stewart, 48, was in court to answer felony drug, theft, burglary and firearm charges. ...
Mammoth Spring mayor uses grants for city extras (02/16/06)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- Mammoth Spring Mayor Jean Pace said it is hard for a city the size of Mammoth Spring to operate on a small budget and have funds left over for the little extras to make the city more attractive, not only to tourists but to the residents who live there...
Boeing closes Melbourne office (02/16/06)
Employees of the Melbourne Boeing facility might not have to leave the company to find new work. Chuck Cadena, a Boeing spokesman, said since Boeing is doing well overall, and there are plenty of positions within the company for those employees willing to relocate. There are Boeing facilities in almost all 50 states, though Arkansas will be left with only a warehouse when the Melbourne plant closes...
Melbourne man charged with sexual assault (02/16/06)
Christopher Stills, 27, of Melbourne was arrested Feb. 7 and charged with second degree sexual assault for allegedly assaulting a woman while she was at work. A retail clerk at a Melbourne business reported to the Izard County Sheriff's Department that she had been assaulted while working Feb. 7...
ACCIDENT (02/16/06)
ACCIDENT: A Missouri man received serious injuries in a two-vehicle accident Feb. 9 five miles south of Mammoth Spring near Big Creek. According to Arkansas State Trooper Kenneth Foley of Troop I, the accident occurred at 9:05 a.m. Foley said a 2000 Volvo tractor-trailer driven by Chad L. ...
THRIFT SHOP (02/16/06)
THRIFT SHOP: The Community Thrift Shop recently opened on Main Street in Mammoth Spring and the Mammoth Spring Chamber of Commerce conducted a ribbon cutting to welcome them to the area. The store offers clothing and household items to the citizens of the area with a special emphasis on children in foster care. ...
DOILY (02/16/06)
DOILY: Donna Collins of Mammoth Spring was the winner of this doily given away in a recent Fun and Friends Senior Citizen Center fundraiser. The doily was made and donated to the senior center by Peggy Boren, center volunteer.
Coleman named to Dean's List (02/16/06)
Tanner Coleman of Salem has been named to the Dean's List at William Woods University for academic accomplishments during the 2005 fall term. To be named to the Dean's List, a student must be full time and have achieved a minimum 3.6 semester and cumulative grade point average on a 4.0 scale...
Coleman named to Dean's List (02/16/06)
Tanner Coleman of Salem has been named to the Dean's List at William Woods University for academic accomplishments during the 2005 fall term. To be named to the Dean's List, a student must be full time and have achieved a minimum 3.6 semester and cumulative grade point average on a 4.0 scale...
Grizzlies on wrong end of low scoring OT affair with Indian Hills (02/16/06)
No one would have expected a game between the Missouri State University-West Plains Grizzlies and Indian Hills Community College Warriors would be decided by a team scoring 60 points or less, but that's exactly what happened Feb. 7 at the West Plains Civic Center...
Junior Lady Pirates win title with late hoop (02/16/06)
Walk into any basketball practice at any level, and it's a sure bet you'll hear the coach stressing the importance of blocking out on missed shots to his team. You never know when a missed defensive rebound will turn into second-chance points for the opposition, maybe even the game-winning points...
ICC drops pair to Rebels (02/16/06)
If the Izard County Consolidated Cougars had only known how hot it was at John A. Cooper Memorial Gymnasium Feb. 7, they would have brought along the Brockwell Volunteer Fire Department, or at the very least, a pair of oven mitts. As it turned out, nothing short of a fleet of tanker trucks could have cooled off Highland's Cody Seward on this night. ...
Alton dumps Van Buren with fourth period charge (02/16/06)
Although they held the lead for only 2:25 in their Feb. 10 clash with the Van Buren Bulldogs, the Alton Comets sure picked the right time to hold the lead; the last two and a half minutes of the game. Down by as many as 10 points in the final frame, the Comets regrouped at the right time to knock off the homestanding Bulldogs 56-51 in Big Spring Conference play...
Alton dumps Van Buren with fourth period charge (02/16/06)
Although they held the lead for only 2:25 in their Feb. 10 clash with the Van Buren Bulldogs, the Alton Comets sure picked the right time to hold the lead; the last two and a half minutes of the game. Down by as many as 10 points in the final frame, the Comets regrouped at the right time to knock off the homestanding Bulldogs 56-51 in Big Spring Conference play...
Junior Lady Pirates win title with late hoop (02/16/06)
Walk into any basketball practice at any level, and it's a sure bet you'll hear the coach stressing the importance of blocking out on missed shots to his team. You never know when a missed defensive rebound will turn into second-chance points for the opposition, maybe even the game-winning points...
Grizzlies on wrong end of low scoring OT affair with Indian Hills (02/16/06)
No one would have expected a game between the Missouri State University-West Plains Grizzlies and Indian Hills Community College Warriors would be decided by a team scoring 60 points or less, but that's exactly what happened Feb. 7 at the West Plains Civic Center...
ICC drops pair to Rebels (02/16/06)
If the Izard County Consolidated Cougars had only known how hot it was at John A. Cooper Memorial Gymnasium Feb. 7, they would have brought along the Brockwell Volunteer Fire Department, or at the very least, a pair of oven mitts. As it turned out, nothing short of a fleet of tanker trucks could have cooled off Highland's Cody Seward on this night. ...
Betty J. Meyers (02/16/06)
Betty J. Meyers, 74, of Hardy, died Feb 8, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She was born on May 3, 1931, in Seneca, Wis., the daughter of the late Charles Walker and Anna White Walker. She was united in marriage to Floyd Meyers on Jan. 22, 1949, in Rockford, Ill. Floyd and Betty Meyers moved to Hardy 35 years ago from Illinois. Betty owned and operated the Hardy Cleaners for 30 years before retiring. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star...
Michael Gene Stratton (02/16/06)
Michael Gene Stratton, 61, of Cherokee Village died Feb. 8, 2006, at Horn Lake, Miss. He was born April 2, 1944, at Muscatine, Iowa, the son of James Logan and Emilie "Millie" Brade Stratton. He was retired as a manager of the Western Auto Store in Helena, Ark...
William (Bill) Young Jr. (02/16/06)
William Weaver (Bill) Young Jr. of Salem, son of the late William Weaver Young Sr., was born April 22, 1919, in DeWitt, Ark. He died Feb. 10, 2006, at Fulton County Nursing Home in Salem at the age of 86. He was united in marriage to Bonnie Jean Zachery on Oct. 12, 1940, at Lake City, Ark. To this union 14 children were born...
Edna C. Kolnik (02/16/06)
Edna C. Kolnik, 89, of Horseshoe Bend, died Feb. 6 at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She was born Oct. 11, 1916, in Chicago Heights, Ill., the daughter of Frank and Constance Schaeffer. She was a homemaker, a member of the Ladies Guild of St. Mary's, member of Moose Lodge 739, and a member of St. Mary of Mount Catholic Church...
Albert Theron Wardlow (02/16/06)
Albert Theron Wardlow, 80, of Jessieville, Ark., formerly of Cherokee Village, Ark., died on Feb. 11, 2006, in Hot Springs, Ark. Wardlow was born Oct. 31, 1925, in Montrose, Iowa, the son of the late Harry and Susan (Youngkin) Wardlow. He was a veteran of the United States Army having served during World War II...
Donna Jean Gum (02/16/06)
Donna Jean Gum, 48, of Thomasville, Mo., was born April 28, 1957, in Stuttgart, Germany, and died Feb. 8, 2006. Survivors include one son, Gary Gray of St. Charles, Mo.; one sister, Christine Coleman of Kansas City, Mo.; three brothers, Steve Coleman of Raleigh, N.C., Eric Coleman of Kansas City, Mo.; Rodney Coleman of Bartlesville, Okla.; a special friend, Bob Gum of Thomasville, Mo.; and numerous other relatives and friends...
John Thomas Saucier (02/16/06)
John Thomas Saucier, 56, of Williford, died Feb. 4, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Saucier was born on May 21, 1949, in Biloxi, Miss., the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Saucier. He was a veteran of the United States Army. He worked for many years as a welder, and was of the Baptist faith...
Art Holm (02/16/06)
Art Holm, 64, of Evening Shade died on Feb. 10, 2006, at the Northeast Arkansas Medical Center in Jonesboro. Art Holm was born on Dec. 20, 1941, at Pawnee Rock, Kan., the son of of the late John Wesley Arthur and Florence Miller Holm. He was a Native American...
Linnea Danner (02/16/06)
Linnea Caroline Danner, 92, of Horseshoe Bend died Feb. 4, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She was born May 5, 1913, in Rockford, Ill., the daughter of the late Karl and Esther Anderson. During her working years she did restaurant work as a cook and was a member of St. Mary of the Mount Catholic Church...
Earline Callahan Bryan (02/16/06)
Earline Callahan Bryan, 82, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died on Feb. 6, 2006, at the Eaglecrest Nursing Center in Ash Flat following a lengthy illness. She was born on Oct. 19, 1923, at Mammoth Spring, Ark., the daughter of the late Earl Callahan and Esther Brown Callahan...
Betty J. Meyers (02/16/06)
Betty J. Meyers, 74, of Hardy, died Feb 8, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She was born on May 3, 1931, in Seneca, Wis., the daughter of the late Charles Walker and Anna White Walker. She was united in marriage to Floyd Meyers on Jan. 22, 1949, in Rockford, Ill. Floyd and Betty Meyers moved to Hardy 35 years ago from Illinois. Betty owned and operated the Hardy Cleaners for 30 years before retiring. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star...
Albert Theron Wardlow (02/16/06)
Albert Theron Wardlow, 80, of Jessieville, Ark., formerly of Cherokee Village, Ark., died on Feb. 11, 2006, in Hot Springs, Ark. Wardlow was born Oct. 31, 1925, in Montrose, Iowa, the son of the late Harry and Susan (Youngkin) Wardlow. He was a veteran of the United States Army having served during World War II...
Michael Gene Stratton (02/16/06)
Michael Gene Stratton, 61, of Cherokee Village died Feb. 8, 2006, at Horn Lake, Miss. He was born April 2, 1944, at Muscatine, Iowa, the son of James Logan and Emilie "Millie" Brade Stratton. He was retired as a manager of the Western Auto Store in Helena, Ark...
William (Bill) Young Jr. (02/16/06)
William Weaver (Bill) Young Jr. of Salem, son of the late William Weaver Young Sr., was born April 22, 1919, in DeWitt, Ark. He died Feb. 10, 2006, at Fulton County Nursing Home in Salem at the age of 86. He was united in marriage to Bonnie Jean Zachery on Oct. 12, 1940, at Lake City, Ark. To this union 14 children were born...
Linnea Danner (02/16/06)
Linnea Caroline Danner, 92, of Horseshoe Bend died Feb. 4, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She was born May 5, 1913, in Rockford, Ill., the daughter of the late Karl and Esther Anderson. During her working years she did restaurant work as a cook and was a member of St. Mary of the Mount Catholic Church...
Art Holm (02/16/06)
Art Holm, 64, of Evening Shade died on Feb. 10, 2006, at the Northeast Arkansas Medical Center in Jonesboro. Art Holm was born on Dec. 20, 1941, at Pawnee Rock, Kan., the son of of the late John Wesley Arthur and Florence Miller Holm. He was a Native American...
John Thomas Saucier (02/16/06)
John Thomas Saucier, 56, of Williford, died Feb. 4, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Saucier was born on May 21, 1949, in Biloxi, Miss., the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Saucier. He was a veteran of the United States Army. He worked for many years as a welder, and was of the Baptist faith...
Donna Jean Gum (02/16/06)
Donna Jean Gum, 48, of Thomasville, Mo., was born April 28, 1957, in Stuttgart, Germany, and died Feb. 8, 2006. Survivors include one son, Gary Gray of St. Charles, Mo.; one sister, Christine Coleman of Kansas City, Mo.; three brothers, Steve Coleman of Raleigh, N.C., Eric Coleman of Kansas City, Mo.; Rodney Coleman of Bartlesville, Okla.; a special friend, Bob Gum of Thomasville, Mo.; and numerous other relatives and friends...
Edna C. Kolnik (02/16/06)
Edna C. Kolnik, 89, of Horseshoe Bend, died Feb. 6 at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She was born Oct. 11, 1916, in Chicago Heights, Ill., the daughter of Frank and Constance Schaeffer. She was a homemaker, a member of the Ladies Guild of St. Mary's, member of Moose Lodge 739, and a member of St. Mary of Mount Catholic Church...
Earline Callahan Bryan (02/16/06)
Earline Callahan Bryan, 82, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died on Feb. 6, 2006, at the Eaglecrest Nursing Center in Ash Flat following a lengthy illness. She was born on Oct. 19, 1923, at Mammoth Spring, Ark., the daughter of the late Earl Callahan and Esther Brown Callahan...
Emma Leighann (02/16/06)
Catlen Chapman and Shanae Goss of West Plains are the parents of a baby girl, Emma Leighann. She was born at 12:33 p.m. Feb. 7. She weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are Rhonda Smith; and Danny and Treena Blades, all of West Plains, and Kevin and Brenda Chapman of Alton. Great-grandparents are Rodis and Reta Smith of West Plains...
Alexis Danielle Hollis (02/16/06)
Patrick Wendt and Anna Marie Hollis of West Plains are the parents of a baby girl, Alexis Danielle Hollis. She was born at 5:42 p.m. Feb. 8 at Ozarks Medical Center. She weighed 8 pounds, 13 1/2 ounces, and was 22 inches long. Grandparents are Jim and Linda Hollis of Alton and Hank and Ingrid Wendt of Couch...
Jordan Wyatt Johnson (02/16/06)
Eddie and Venita Johnson Jr. of Alton are the parents of a baby boy, Jordan Wyatt. He was born at 7:42 a.m. Jan. 31. He weighed 5 pounds, 10 1/2 ounces, and was 19 1/2 inches long. His siblings are Victoria, 6, and Misty, 4. Grandparents are Darlene Blankensip and Ed and Linda Johnson, all of Alton...
Allison Nicole Larimer (02/16/06)
Larry and Bonnie Larimer of West Plains are the parents of a baby girl, Allison Nicole. She was born at 8:56 p.m. Jan. 29. She weighed 7 pounds and was 20 inches long. Her sibling is Isabella, 2. Grandparents are Jim and Barbara Morris of Henderson, Karen Larimer of Thayer and Jaye Danford of Huntington Beach, Calif...
Adyson Rene Warren (02/16/06)
Rusty and Wendy Warren of Alton are the parents of a baby girl, Adyson Rene. She was born at 9:28 p.m. Jan. 28. She weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 19 1/2 inches long. Her sibling is Cammi, 6. Grandparents are Dennis and Sue Leonard of Fremont and Clifford and Laura Warren of Alton...
Cale Dean Crawford (02/16/06)
Calvin and Rebecca Crawford of Thayer are the parents of a baby boy, Cale Dean. He was born at 7:38 a.m. Feb. 8 at Ozarks Medical Center. He weighed 6 pounds, 5 1/2 ounces, and was 19 1/2 inches long. His siblings are Cullen, 10, Arana, 8, and Allayna, 22 months. Grandparents are Jim and Lavaughn Crawford of Thayer...
Alexis Danielle Hollis (02/16/06)
Patrick Wendt and Anna Marie Hollis of West Plains are the parents of a baby girl, Alexis Danielle Hollis. She was born at 5:42 p.m. Feb. 8 at Ozarks Medical Center. She weighed 8 pounds, 13 1/2 ounces, and was 22 inches long. Grandparents are Jim and Linda Hollis of Alton and Hank and Ingrid Wendt of Couch...
Allison Nicole Larimer (02/16/06)
Larry and Bonnie Larimer of West Plains are the parents of a baby girl, Allison Nicole. She was born at 8:56 p.m. Jan. 29. She weighed 7 pounds and was 20 inches long. Her sibling is Isabella, 2. Grandparents are Jim and Barbara Morris of Henderson, Karen Larimer of Thayer and Jaye Danford of Huntington Beach, Calif...
Cale Dean Crawford (02/16/06)
Calvin and Rebecca Crawford of Thayer are the parents of a baby boy, Cale Dean. He was born at 7:38 a.m. Feb. 8 at Ozarks Medical Center. He weighed 6 pounds, 5 1/2 ounces, and was 19 1/2 inches long. His siblings are Cullen, 10, Arana, 8, and Allayna, 22 months. Grandparents are Jim and Lavaughn Crawford of Thayer...
Adyson Rene Warren (02/16/06)
Rusty and Wendy Warren of Alton are the parents of a baby girl, Adyson Rene. She was born at 9:28 p.m. Jan. 28. She weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 19 1/2 inches long. Her sibling is Cammi, 6. Grandparents are Dennis and Sue Leonard of Fremont and Clifford and Laura Warren of Alton...
Emma Leighann (02/16/06)
Catlen Chapman and Shanae Goss of West Plains are the parents of a baby girl, Emma Leighann. She was born at 12:33 p.m. Feb. 7. She weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are Rhonda Smith; and Danny and Treena Blades, all of West Plains, and Kevin and Brenda Chapman of Alton. Great-grandparents are Rodis and Reta Smith of West Plains...
Jordan Wyatt Johnson (02/16/06)
Eddie and Venita Johnson Jr. of Alton are the parents of a baby boy, Jordan Wyatt. He was born at 7:42 a.m. Jan. 31. He weighed 5 pounds, 10 1/2 ounces, and was 19 1/2 inches long. His siblings are Victoria, 6, and Misty, 4. Grandparents are Darlene Blankensip and Ed and Linda Johnson, all of Alton...
Montgomery, Dailey announce marriage (02/16/06)
Danielle Dailey, daughter of Boyd and Carolyn Dailey of Viola, and Sandra Charlton of Wauwatosa, Wi., and Zachary Montgomery, son of Gwenda Godwin of Salem and Ken Montgomery of Cordiz, Ky., and grandson of Donald and Eula Godwin of Salem, were married on Jan. 14 in Hot Springs...
Crowder, Leroux united in marriage (02/16/06)
Lisa Ann Leroux and Adam Ray Crowder were united in marriage on Oct. 29, 2005, at the Doniphan Church of Christ. The bride is the daughter of Keith and Carolyn Leroux of Gatewood and the granddaughter of Beulah Coonce and the late Thomas Coonce of Gatewood and Russell and Kathy Leroux and the late Jesse Leroux of Doniphan. The bridegroom is the son of Jim and Phyllis Crowder of Couch. He is the grandson of Kenneth Melton and the late Lavern Melton of Couch and the late Roy and Lurene Crowder...
Montgomery, Dailey announce marriage (02/16/06)
Danielle Dailey, daughter of Boyd and Carolyn Dailey of Viola, and Sandra Charlton of Wauwatosa, Wi., and Zachary Montgomery, son of Gwenda Godwin of Salem and Ken Montgomery of Cordiz, Ky., and grandson of Donald and Eula Godwin of Salem, were married on Jan. 14 in Hot Springs...
Crowder, Leroux united in marriage (02/16/06)
Lisa Ann Leroux and Adam Ray Crowder were united in marriage on Oct. 29, 2005, at the Doniphan Church of Christ. The bride is the daughter of Keith and Carolyn Leroux of Gatewood and the granddaughter of Beulah Coonce and the late Thomas Coonce of Gatewood and Russell and Kathy Leroux and the late Jesse Leroux of Doniphan. The bridegroom is the son of Jim and Phyllis Crowder of Couch. He is the grandson of Kenneth Melton and the late Lavern Melton of Couch and the late Roy and Lurene Crowder...
Harris, Line to wed (02/16/06)
Tina R. Harris of Hardy and Curtis R. Harris of Murdock, Ill., announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their son, Justin A Harris, to Susan Margaret Line, both of Cherokee Village. She is the daughter of Ron and Donna Line and Debra and Larry Butterfield, all of Bayfield, Wisc...
Harris, Line to wed (02/16/06)
Tina R. Harris of Hardy and Curtis R. Harris of Murdock, Ill., announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their son, Justin A Harris, to Susan Margaret Line, both of Cherokee Village. She is the daughter of Ron and Donna Line and Debra and Larry Butterfield, all of Bayfield, Wisc...
Celebration slated for 50th anniversary (02/16/06)
The children of Lonnie and Catherine Hollis of Alton will host a celebration honoring their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 18 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Alton Senior Citizens Building. The couple was united in marriage on Feb. 18, 1956, and have five children, 11 grandchildren and numerous friends and relatives. All are invited to attend this celebration. Omission of gifts is requested...
Celebration slated for 50th anniversary (02/16/06)
The children of Lonnie and Catherine Hollis of Alton will host a celebration honoring their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 18 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Alton Senior Citizens Building. The couple was united in marriage on Feb. 18, 1956, and have five children, 11 grandchildren and numerous friends and relatives. All are invited to attend this celebration. Omission of gifts is requested...
Boldly Going Nowhere (02/16/06)
One quarter of the world's population celebrates the Chinese New Year, a 60-year astrological cycle of animals and elements that represents the characteristics of each year. Chinese astrology is composed of two cycles -- 12 annual animal cycles and five two-year element cycles. The 12 annual animals are Dog, Pig, Rat, Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Sheep, Monkey and Rooster. The five element cycles, each lasting two years, are fire, earth, metal, water and wood...
Boldly Going Nowhere (02/16/06)
One quarter of the world's population celebrates the Chinese New Year, a 60-year astrological cycle of animals and elements that represents the characteristics of each year. Chinese astrology is composed of two cycles -- 12 annual animal cycles and five two-year element cycles. The 12 annual animals are Dog, Pig, Rat, Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Sheep, Monkey and Rooster. The five element cycles, each lasting two years, are fire, earth, metal, water and wood...