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Stories from Thursday, February 23, 2006

QUEEN DAWN (02/23/06)
QUEEN DAWN: Tom and Dawn Taylor were crowned 2006 Thayer Fun and Friends Senior Citizen Center Valentine king and queen Feb. 14 at the senior center. Photo/Sisk Lawrence
Traffic stop leads to possession charges (02/23/06)
A traffic stop for an expired license plate led to numerous charges for a Pineville man. Dennis James Gentry, 51, of Pineville was pulled over while driving a van Feb. 17 by Izard County sheriff's deputy Jeff Shehan. Gentry was charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of an instrument of crime (smoking pipes), possession of a counterfeit driver's license, criminal impersonation, driving with a suspended license and operating a motor vehicle without insurance...
Mammoth superintendent calls survey 'waste of money' (02/23/06)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- Mammoth Spring School Superintendent Ron Taylor said last week he does not mind Mammoth Spring Elementary School being involved in a new statewide study, but he does not think it is necessary. Taylor said last week that Mammoth Spring Elementary School is one of 100 schools in the state selected to take part in a statewide study of school uses of resources...
Sex offenders fail to register (02/23/06)
Fulton County deputies are keeping an eye out for two sex offenders who have failed to register and were last known to be residing in Fulton County. Jeffrey Dean Kolthoff, 23, and Alan Ray Moore, 35, are wanted for failing to register as sex offenders and not alerting police to their current whereabouts. The men may no longer be in the area...
Oregon County finalizes budget (02/23/06)
OREGON COUNTY -- The Oregon County Commission met in the commissioners office at the Oregon County Courthouse in Alton to discuss and finalize the county budget for 2006. The budget was unanimously approved. County Clerk Gary Hensley announced at the Jan. 27, budget hearing that the county projected $1,847,421 in the general revenue fund, with expected expenditures of $1,491,343. Hensley said he expects a year-end balance of $365,077...
Property returned to Sharp County (02/23/06)
QUESTION AND ANSWER: Cherokee Village Mayor Ray Maynard, left, speaks to Sharp County JP Roger Stark while Ash Flat Mayor Brien Hall, right, speaks to Sheriff Dale Weaver after the Feb. 13 quorum court meeting. Both mayors have addressed the court about their concerns with the central dispatch funding. Photo/Wulff...
Thayer council passes ordinances (02/23/06)
THAYER -- The Thayer City Council passed two important ordinances at their Feb. 14 meeting. Both ordinances, 985 and 986, enter the city into mutual aide agreements with the Missouri Public Utilities Association and the American Public Power Association-National Rural Electric Cooperative Association...
Sex offenders evade officials (02/23/06)
Fulton County deputies are keeping an eye out for two sex offenders who have failed to register and were last known to be residing in Fulton County. Jeffrey Dean Kolthoff, 23, and Alan Ray Moore, 35, are wanted for failing to register as sex offenders and not alerting police to their current whereabouts. The men may no longer be in the area...
Woman jumps from moving vehicle (02/23/06)
An Elizabeth woman was injured after leaping from a car on Highway 62/412 about 6.4 miles west of Viola. Virginia Long, 20, of Elizabeth was sitting in the rear seat of a Ford Windstar van driven by Lilly Mae Long, 46, of Elizabeth when she jumped from the vehicle, which was traveling at a speed of 50 to 55 miles per hour, according to authorities...
Tornado assistance sign-up now under way (02/23/06)
OREGON COUNTY -- Oregon County Farm Service Director Dennis Johnson announced last week that his office is currently accepting applications for cost share assistance through the United States Department of Agriculture. The assistance is being offered due to tornado damage that occurred in and around the Myrtle area Nov. 5 of last year...
WINTER WONDERLAND: (02/23/06)
WINTER WONDERLAND: Joshua Parker and his little brother Daniel Parker enjoyed their snow day away from Mammoth Spring Elementary School sledding down the hill in their neighbor's backyard . Joshua is a fifth grader and Daniel is in the second grade. They are the children of Dale and Martha Parker of Mammoth Spring. Neighbor dog Billford looks on. Photo/Sisk Lawrence...
VALENTINE ROYALTY: (02/23/06)
VALENTINE ROYALTY: The candidates for Valentine king and queen last week at Fun and Friends Senior Citizen Center in Thayer were, from left, Tom and Dawn Taylor, Cliff and Louise Watkins and Bob and Verdie Mills. Photo/Sisk Lawrence
Smoke kills Horseshoe Bend man (02/23/06)
A Horseshoe Bend man was found dead in his home Feb. 14 from smoke inhalation caused by a fire that started when a propane tank exploded, according to authorities. Izard County coroner Eddie Howard pronounced Donald Ham of 1301 Ridge Circle dead at the scene. Boles said the crime lab determined Ham died of smoke inhalation...
Snow days ... (02/23/06)
WINTER WONDERLAND: Joshua Parker and his little brother Daniel Parker enjoyed their snow day away from Mammoth Spring Elementary School sledding down the hill in their neighbor's backyard. Joshua is a fifth grader and Daniel is in the second grade. They are the children of Dale and Martha Parker of Mammoth Spring. Neighbor dog Billford looks on. Photo/Sisk Lawrence...
Horseshoe Bend mayor will not seek re-election (02/23/06)
Horseshoe Bend Mayor Bob Spear will not seek another term. "I have enjoyed working for the citizens of Horseshoe Bend but I will not seek re-election this year," Spear said at the Feb. 20 meeting of the Horseshoe Bend City Council. "The past nine years for me, two years on the council and seven years as mayor, have been a rewarding time," Spear said...
Two men charged in home burglary (02/23/06)
OREGON COUNTY -- Two area men are in the Oregon County Jail after Sheriff Tim Ward caught them in the act of robbing a residence in rural Oregon County, according to the sheriff. Ward said he received a call from Joe and Sheila Hoyt of County Road 250 in Thayer saying they thought a burglary was in progress on their property. Ward said he responded to the call and caught Justin C. Hoyt, 18, of Mammoth Spring and Michael B. Mansfield, 18, of Myrtle burglarizing the Hoyt property...
Mammoth Spring coach resigns (02/23/06)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- The Mammoth Spring School Board voted to accept the resignation of boys' basketball coach Bob Maguffee at their Feb. 9 meeting. Feb. 15 was Maguffee's last day of employment at the school. His contract was until the end of this school year. Maguffee has coached at Mammoth Spring School three years, and this year, for the second time, was named 2A-East Junior High Boys' Coach of the Year...
Snow geese ... (02/23/06)
Winter Swim: The recent below-freezing temperatures have stopped the geese at Salem City Park from taking a dip. Last weekend's blast of winter weather brought freezing rain and snow to the area, with highs only reaching the 20s. Photo/Price
Mammoth Spring coach resigns (02/23/06)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- The Mammoth Spring School Board voted to accept the resignation of boys' basketball coach Bob Maguffee at their Feb. 9 meeting. Feb. 15 was Maguffee's last day of employment at the school. His contract was until the end of this school year. Maguffee has coached at Mammoth Spring School three years, and this year, for the second time, was named 2A-East Junior High Boys' Coach of the Year...
Mammoth superintendent calls survey 'waste of money' (02/23/06)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- Mammoth Spring School Superintendent Ron Taylor said last week he does not mind Mammoth Spring Elementary School being involved in a new statewide study, but he does not think it is necessary. Taylor said last week that Mammoth Spring Elementary School is one of 100 schools in the state selected to take part in a statewide study of school uses of resources...
Traffic stop leads to possession charges (02/23/06)
A traffic stop for an expired license plate led to numerous charges for a Pineville man. Dennis James Gentry, 51, of Pineville was pulled over while driving a van Feb. 17 by Izard County sheriff's deputy Jeff Shehan. Gentry was charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of an instrument of crime (smoking pipes), possession of a counterfeit driver's license, criminal impersonation, driving with a suspended license and operating a motor vehicle without insurance...
Sex offenders fail to register (02/23/06)
Fulton County deputies are keeping an eye out for two sex offenders who have failed to register and were last known to be residing in Fulton County. Jeffrey Dean Kolthoff, 23, and Alan Ray Moore, 35, are wanted for failing to register as sex offenders and not alerting police to their current whereabouts. The men may no longer be in the area...
Property returned to Sharp County (02/23/06)
QUESTION AND ANSWER: Cherokee Village Mayor Ray Maynard, left, speaks to Sharp County JP Roger Stark while Ash Flat Mayor Brien Hall, right, speaks to Sheriff Dale Weaver after the Feb. 13 quorum court meeting. Both mayors have addressed the court about their concerns with the central dispatch funding. Photo/Wulff...
Thayer council passes ordinances (02/23/06)
THAYER -- The Thayer City Council passed two important ordinances at their Feb. 14 meeting. Both ordinances, 985 and 986, enter the city into mutual aide agreements with the Missouri Public Utilities Association and the American Public Power Association-National Rural Electric Cooperative Association...
Sex offenders evade officials (02/23/06)
Fulton County deputies are keeping an eye out for two sex offenders who have failed to register and were last known to be residing in Fulton County. Jeffrey Dean Kolthoff, 23, and Alan Ray Moore, 35, are wanted for failing to register as sex offenders and not alerting police to their current whereabouts. The men may no longer be in the area...
Oregon County finalizes budget (02/23/06)
OREGON COUNTY -- The Oregon County Commission met in the commissioners office at the Oregon County Courthouse in Alton to discuss and finalize the county budget for 2006. The budget was unanimously approved. County Clerk Gary Hensley announced at the Jan. 27, budget hearing that the county projected $1,847,421 in the general revenue fund, with expected expenditures of $1,491,343. Hensley said he expects a year-end balance of $365,077...
Woman jumps from moving vehicle (02/23/06)
An Elizabeth woman was injured after leaping from a car on Highway 62/412 about 6.4 miles west of Viola. Virginia Long, 20, of Elizabeth was sitting in the rear seat of a Ford Windstar van driven by Lilly Mae Long, 46, of Elizabeth when she jumped from the vehicle, which was traveling at a speed of 50 to 55 miles per hour, according to authorities...
Tornado assistance sign-up now under way (02/23/06)
OREGON COUNTY -- Oregon County Farm Service Director Dennis Johnson announced last week that his office is currently accepting applications for cost share assistance through the United States Department of Agriculture. The assistance is being offered due to tornado damage that occurred in and around the Myrtle area Nov. 5 of last year...
Horseshoe Bend mayor will not seek re-election (02/23/06)
Horseshoe Bend Mayor Bob Spear will not seek another term. "I have enjoyed working for the citizens of Horseshoe Bend but I will not seek re-election this year," Spear said at the Feb. 20 meeting of the Horseshoe Bend City Council. "The past nine years for me, two years on the council and seven years as mayor, have been a rewarding time," Spear said...
Two men charged in home burglary (02/23/06)
OREGON COUNTY -- Two area men are in the Oregon County Jail after Sheriff Tim Ward caught them in the act of robbing a residence in rural Oregon County, according to the sheriff. Ward said he received a call from Joe and Sheila Hoyt of County Road 250 in Thayer saying they thought a burglary was in progress on their property. Ward said he responded to the call and caught Justin C. Hoyt, 18, of Mammoth Spring and Michael B. Mansfield, 18, of Myrtle burglarizing the Hoyt property...
VALENTINE ROYALTY: (02/23/06)
VALENTINE ROYALTY: The candidates for Valentine king and queen last week at Fun and Friends Senior Citizen Center in Thayer were, from left, Tom and Dawn Taylor, Cliff and Louise Watkins and Bob and Verdie Mills. Photo/Sisk Lawrence
WINTER WONDERLAND: (02/23/06)
WINTER WONDERLAND: Joshua Parker and his little brother Daniel Parker enjoyed their snow day away from Mammoth Spring Elementary School sledding down the hill in their neighbor's backyard . Joshua is a fifth grader and Daniel is in the second grade. They are the children of Dale and Martha Parker of Mammoth Spring. Neighbor dog Billford looks on. Photo/Sisk Lawrence...
Smoke kills Horseshoe Bend man (02/23/06)
A Horseshoe Bend man was found dead in his home Feb. 14 from smoke inhalation caused by a fire that started when a propane tank exploded, according to authorities. Izard County coroner Eddie Howard pronounced Donald Ham of 1301 Ridge Circle dead at the scene. Boles said the crime lab determined Ham died of smoke inhalation...
QUEEN DAWN (02/23/06)
QUEEN DAWN: Tom and Dawn Taylor were crowned 2006 Thayer Fun and Friends Senior Citizen Center Valentine king and queen Feb. 14 at the senior center. Photo/Sisk Lawrence
Snow days ... (02/23/06)
WINTER WONDERLAND: Joshua Parker and his little brother Daniel Parker enjoyed their snow day away from Mammoth Spring Elementary School sledding down the hill in their neighbor's backyard. Joshua is a fifth grader and Daniel is in the second grade. They are the children of Dale and Martha Parker of Mammoth Spring. Neighbor dog Billford looks on. Photo/Sisk Lawrence...
Snow geese ... (02/23/06)
Winter Swim: The recent below-freezing temperatures have stopped the geese at Salem City Park from taking a dip. Last weekend's blast of winter weather brought freezing rain and snow to the area, with highs only reaching the 20s. Photo/Price
Veterans sought (02/23/06)
The Veterans' Service Office in Salem is looking for a few good men. Eligible veterans with wartime service are invited to join the Salem VFW Post 9777. Veterans are needed to help fulfill duties as honor guards and other functions during Memorial Day, Independence Day and Veterans Day...
Goode graduates from AIT course (02/23/06)
Army National Guard Pfc. Steven A. Goode has graduated from the Light-wheeled Vehicle Mechanic Advanced Individual Training (AIT) course at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. Goode is the son of Kenneth A. Goode of Wideman, Ark. In 2005, the soldier graduated from the high school program at Ozarka College, Melbourne...
Goode graduates from AIT course (02/23/06)
Army National Guard Pfc. Steven A. Goode has graduated from the Light-wheeled Vehicle Mechanic Advanced Individual Training (AIT) course at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. Goode is the son of Kenneth A. Goode of Wideman, Ark. In 2005, the soldier graduated from the high school program at Ozarka College, Melbourne...
Veterans sought (02/23/06)
The Veterans' Service Office in Salem is looking for a few good men. Eligible veterans with wartime service are invited to join the Salem VFW Post 9777. Veterans are needed to help fulfill duties as honor guards and other functions during Memorial Day, Independence Day and Veterans Day...
Bears claim district tourney (02/23/06)
Whether it was with a "win one for the coach" mentality, or whether they are just a team that is peaking as crunch time approaches, the Mammoth Spring Bears certainly hit their stride at the proper time by knocking off the top two seeds en route to the 2A-East District Tournament championship at the Screamin' Eagles Nest on the campus of Hillcrest High School...
Cougars outgun Salem (02/23/06)
Despite the fact that they will play hundreds of basketball games over the course of their high school careers, few players actually get the chance to say they hit the game-winning shot that lifted their team to a championship win as the buzzer went off...
Magic runs out for Calico Rock in finals (02/23/06)
If there is such a thing as a team of destiny, it sure looked for awhile that the Calico Rock Lady Pirates fit that description. Coming into the 2AA-North District Tournament, an event held on their home court at Harold Ray Jeffery Gymnasium, the Lady Pirates were tagged with the tourney's number five seed...
Cougars outgun Salem (02/23/06)
Despite the fact that they will play hundreds of basketball games over the course of their high school careers, few players actually get the chance to say they hit the game-winning shot that lifted their team to a championship win as the buzzer went off...
Bears claim district tourney (02/23/06)
Whether it was with a "win one for the coach" mentality, or whether they are just a team that is peaking as crunch time approaches, the Mammoth Spring Bears certainly hit their stride at the proper time by knocking off the top two seeds en route to the 2A-East District Tournament championship at the Screamin' Eagles Nest on the campus of Hillcrest High School...
Magic runs out for Calico Rock in finals (02/23/06)
If there is such a thing as a team of destiny, it sure looked for awhile that the Calico Rock Lady Pirates fit that description. Coming into the 2AA-North District Tournament, an event held on their home court at Harold Ray Jeffery Gymnasium, the Lady Pirates were tagged with the tourney's number five seed...
Albert Puck (02/23/06)
Albert Puck, 84, died Feb. 16, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. He was retired from the Iowa Highway Department and moved to Horseshoe Bend after his retirement. Puck was a veteran, a member of the U.S. Navy and a member of Horseshoe Bend First Baptist Church...
John Harlin Huett (02/23/06)
John Harlin Huett of Elizabeth, Ark., son of the late George E. and Edna Mae Shelton Huett was born Sept. 14, 1918, in Elizabeth. He died Feb. 18, 2006, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, at the age of 87. He was united in marriage to Ethel McCarty on Feb. 19, 1938, at Elizabeth, Ark., and to this union two children were born...
Nelmarie Gaborik (02/23/06)
Nelmarie Marney Ellison Gaborik was born in Rocky Comfort, Mo., on Sept. 18, 1924, to Bert and Cooie Marney. She had one brother, Champ Clark Marney and two sisters, Marietta and Virginia Lee. Virginia Lee Mohlman now resides with her husband, Dusty, in Camp, Ark...
Martha Amy Henry (02/23/06)
Martha Amy Henry died Feb. 16, 2006, at her home in Thayer at the age of 77. She was born Oct. 8, 1928, in Cabool, Mo., daughter of the late Jimmie and Martha Ann Hartley Noel. She was a dietician and was employed by Shady Oaks Healthcare in Thayer before retiring. She was also the apartment manager for East Meadow Apartments for several years. She attended Thayer Church of Christ...
Donnie Ham (02/23/06)
Donnie Ham, 48, of Horseshoe Bend, died Feb. 14, 2006, at his home. He was born June 6, 1957, at San Antonio, Texas, the son of the late Oran Oscar and Phyllis Bulger Ham. He served in the United States Coast Guard and was a brick mason. Survivors include two sons, Travis Ham of Grand Forks, N.D., and Dillon Ham of Cave City; one daughter, Bonnie Ham of San Benito, Texas; a step-mother, Vera Ham of Kelso, Wash.; three brothers, Norman Heyer of Ash Flat, Scott Ham of Melbourne and Joe Ham of Batesville; three step-brothers Mike Lee, Robert Lee and Richard Lee all of Kelso; one sister, Peggy Hennessey of Melbourne; one step-sister, Micchi Lee of Kelso; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.. ...
Ballard Wright (02/23/06)
Ballard Jefferson Wright of Bexar, Ark., son of the late Lorenzo and Rosetta DeHart Wright was born March 25, 1933, in Morehead, Ky. He died Feb. 13, 2006, at Bexar at the age of 72. Ballard was united in marriage to Yvonne Ann Nichols on Dec. 22, 1976 at Rockport, Mo. He was a carpenter...
Sherman Lee Ables (02/23/06)
Sherman Lee Ables, 59, of Ash Flat died Feb. 19, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. The funeral service for Sherman Ables will be held Feb. 22 at 2:30 p.m. in the Evening Shade Gymnasium, with burial following at Spotts Cemetery at Poughkeepsie...
Claudie Clovis Houston (02/23/06)
Claudie Clovis Houston died Feb. 14, 2006, in Mountain Home, Ark., at the age of 88. He was born Nov. 2, 1917, in Baldwin, Miss., son of the late Lamar and Sindie Johnson Houston. He was a lifelong farmer and a member of Banks Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Roxie of the home in Mammoth Spring; seven children, Carolyn Sanders of Mountain Home, Joe Houston and wife, Renae, of Steele, Mo., Vernon Houston of Harrisburg, Ark., Diane Coffey and husband, Russ, of Abilene, Texas, David Houston of Lompoc, Calif., Anthony Houston of Lompoc, Calif., and Sondra Artos and husband, David, of Mountain Home; eight grandchildren, Marian, Brian, Michael, James, Nicholas, Jennifer, Regan and Amber; two great-grandchildren, Chloe and Bo; five step-grandchildren; one brother, J.T. ...
Juanita Chaudoin (02/23/06)
Juanita (Greer) Chaudoin, 93, of Batesville died Feb. 17, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Jan. 11, 1913, in Roston, Texas, to Lee and Ollie May West Greer. She was united in marriage to Paul L. Chaudoin on Jan. 22, 1931, in Hollis, Okla...
Anna Lee Hailey (02/23/06)
Anna Lee Hailey, of Wiseman, Ark., died Feb. 15, 2006, at Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee, Wash. Hailey was born April 7, 1919, the daughter of the late Owther and May Rogers. She was united in marriage to Allen Hailey Feb. 12, 1938. Hailey spent her life caring for other people...
Ralph Olen Sifford (02/23/06)
Ralph Olen Sifford, age 89, of Alton, was born Aug. 7, 1916, in Alton, Mo. He died on Feb. 14, 2006 at the Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. Sifford retired from Midwest Conveyor Co. in Kansas City, Kan. He liked to laugh and tease, loved fishing, baseball, restoring antiques, traveling, flea markets and cats...
Carrie Elizabeth Owens (02/23/06)
Carrie Elizabeth Dockins Owens, 98, of Forty-Four died Feb. 19, 2006, at the Community Medical Center of Izard County in Calico Rock. She was born April 25, 1907, daughter of the late Ed and Minnie Smith Dockins at Wideman, Ark. She was united in marriage to Tedie Thomas Owens on June 11, 1922, and to this union 13 children were born...
Henry Rodney Park Jr. (02/23/06)
Henry Rodney Park Jr., 94, died Feb,. 17, 2006, at his residence in Horseshoe Bend, Ark. He was born in East St. Louis, Ill., the son of Henry Rodney and Amelia Margaret Seufert Park Sr. He served in the United States Army Air Corps during World War II...
Ralph Olen Sifford (02/23/06)
Ralph Olen Sifford, age 89, of Alton, was born Aug. 7, 1916, in Alton, Mo. He died on Feb. 14, 2006 at the Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. Sifford retired from Midwest Conveyor Co. in Kansas City, Kan. He liked to laugh and tease, loved fishing, baseball, restoring antiques, traveling, flea markets and cats...
Juanita Chaudoin (02/23/06)
Juanita (Greer) Chaudoin, 93, of Batesville died Feb. 17, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Jan. 11, 1913, in Roston, Texas, to Lee and Ollie May West Greer. She was united in marriage to Paul L. Chaudoin on Jan. 22, 1931, in Hollis, Okla...
Claudie Clovis Houston (02/23/06)
Claudie Clovis Houston died Feb. 14, 2006, in Mountain Home, Ark., at the age of 88. He was born Nov. 2, 1917, in Baldwin, Miss., son of the late Lamar and Sindie Johnson Houston. He was a lifelong farmer and a member of Banks Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Roxie of the home in Mammoth Spring; seven children, Carolyn Sanders of Mountain Home, Joe Houston and wife, Renae, of Steele, Mo., Vernon Houston of Harrisburg, Ark., Diane Coffey and husband, Russ, of Abilene, Texas, David Houston of Lompoc, Calif., Anthony Houston of Lompoc, Calif., and Sondra Artos and husband, David, of Mountain Home; eight grandchildren, Marian, Brian, Michael, James, Nicholas, Jennifer, Regan and Amber; two great-grandchildren, Chloe and Bo; five step-grandchildren; one brother, J.T. ...
Martha Amy Henry (02/23/06)
Martha Amy Henry died Feb. 16, 2006, at her home in Thayer at the age of 77. She was born Oct. 8, 1928, in Cabool, Mo., daughter of the late Jimmie and Martha Ann Hartley Noel. She was a dietician and was employed by Shady Oaks Healthcare in Thayer before retiring. She was also the apartment manager for East Meadow Apartments for several years. She attended Thayer Church of Christ...
Nelmarie Gaborik (02/23/06)
Nelmarie Marney Ellison Gaborik was born in Rocky Comfort, Mo., on Sept. 18, 1924, to Bert and Cooie Marney. She had one brother, Champ Clark Marney and two sisters, Marietta and Virginia Lee. Virginia Lee Mohlman now resides with her husband, Dusty, in Camp, Ark...
Henry Rodney Park Jr. (02/23/06)
Henry Rodney Park Jr., 94, died Feb,. 17, 2006, at his residence in Horseshoe Bend, Ark. He was born in East St. Louis, Ill., the son of Henry Rodney and Amelia Margaret Seufert Park Sr. He served in the United States Army Air Corps during World War II...
Carrie Elizabeth Owens (02/23/06)
Carrie Elizabeth Dockins Owens, 98, of Forty-Four died Feb. 19, 2006, at the Community Medical Center of Izard County in Calico Rock. She was born April 25, 1907, daughter of the late Ed and Minnie Smith Dockins at Wideman, Ark. She was united in marriage to Tedie Thomas Owens on June 11, 1922, and to this union 13 children were born...
Albert Puck (02/23/06)
Albert Puck, 84, died Feb. 16, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. He was retired from the Iowa Highway Department and moved to Horseshoe Bend after his retirement. Puck was a veteran, a member of the U.S. Navy and a member of Horseshoe Bend First Baptist Church...
Sherman Lee Ables (02/23/06)
Sherman Lee Ables, 59, of Ash Flat died Feb. 19, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. The funeral service for Sherman Ables will be held Feb. 22 at 2:30 p.m. in the Evening Shade Gymnasium, with burial following at Spotts Cemetery at Poughkeepsie...
John Harlin Huett (02/23/06)
John Harlin Huett of Elizabeth, Ark., son of the late George E. and Edna Mae Shelton Huett was born Sept. 14, 1918, in Elizabeth. He died Feb. 18, 2006, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, at the age of 87. He was united in marriage to Ethel McCarty on Feb. 19, 1938, at Elizabeth, Ark., and to this union two children were born...
Donnie Ham (02/23/06)
Donnie Ham, 48, of Horseshoe Bend, died Feb. 14, 2006, at his home. He was born June 6, 1957, at San Antonio, Texas, the son of the late Oran Oscar and Phyllis Bulger Ham. He served in the United States Coast Guard and was a brick mason. Survivors include two sons, Travis Ham of Grand Forks, N.D., and Dillon Ham of Cave City; one daughter, Bonnie Ham of San Benito, Texas; a step-mother, Vera Ham of Kelso, Wash.; three brothers, Norman Heyer of Ash Flat, Scott Ham of Melbourne and Joe Ham of Batesville; three step-brothers Mike Lee, Robert Lee and Richard Lee all of Kelso; one sister, Peggy Hennessey of Melbourne; one step-sister, Micchi Lee of Kelso; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.. ...
Ballard Wright (02/23/06)
Ballard Jefferson Wright of Bexar, Ark., son of the late Lorenzo and Rosetta DeHart Wright was born March 25, 1933, in Morehead, Ky. He died Feb. 13, 2006, at Bexar at the age of 72. Ballard was united in marriage to Yvonne Ann Nichols on Dec. 22, 1976 at Rockport, Mo. He was a carpenter...
Anna Lee Hailey (02/23/06)
Anna Lee Hailey, of Wiseman, Ark., died Feb. 15, 2006, at Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee, Wash. Hailey was born April 7, 1919, the daughter of the late Owther and May Rogers. She was united in marriage to Allen Hailey Feb. 12, 1938. Hailey spent her life caring for other people...
Tia Dawn Agers (02/23/06)
Richard Agers and Melissa Terrill of Alton are the parents of a baby girl, Tia Dawn Agers. She was born at 7 a.m. Feb. 13, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center. She weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 18 1/2 inches long. Her sibling is Myah. Grandparents are Gerald and Twana Rieser; June and Osro Hooper and Orville Agers, all of Alton...
Elizabeth Johnson (02/23/06)
asBrian and Sarah Johnson of Thayer are the parents of a baby girl, Elizabeth Dawn. She was born at 7:01 a.m. Feb. 14, 2006. She weighed 7 pounds, 4 1/2 ounces, and was 21 inches long. Her siblings are Bethany, 5, and Josiah, 2. Grandparents are Patrick and Virginia McIntyre of Mammoth Spring, and Bill and Sharon Johnson of Thayer...
Alex Thadd Avery (02/23/06)
Alex Thadd Avery was born Dec. 27, 2005, at 9:29 p.m. in Searcy, Ark. He weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20-1/2 inches long. His parents are Alan and Dawnisa Avery of Searcy. His maternal grandparents are Leon and Bonita Vaughn, and his ßpaternal grandparents are Dennis and Lorna Avery. All are from Mammoth Spring...
Tia Dawn Agers (02/23/06)
Richard Agers and Melissa Terrill of Alton are the parents of a baby girl, Tia Dawn Agers. She was born at 7 a.m. Feb. 13, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center. She weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 18 1/2 inches long. Her sibling is Myah. Grandparents are Gerald and Twana Rieser; June and Osro Hooper and Orville Agers, all of Alton...
Elizabeth Johnson (02/23/06)
asBrian and Sarah Johnson of Thayer are the parents of a baby girl, Elizabeth Dawn. She was born at 7:01 a.m. Feb. 14, 2006. She weighed 7 pounds, 4 1/2 ounces, and was 21 inches long. Her siblings are Bethany, 5, and Josiah, 2. Grandparents are Patrick and Virginia McIntyre of Mammoth Spring, and Bill and Sharon Johnson of Thayer...
Alex Thadd Avery (02/23/06)
Alex Thadd Avery was born Dec. 27, 2005, at 9:29 p.m. in Searcy, Ark. He weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20-1/2 inches long. His parents are Alan and Dawnisa Avery of Searcy. His maternal grandparents are Leon and Bonita Vaughn, and his ßpaternal grandparents are Dennis and Lorna Avery. All are from Mammoth Spring...
Clay, Circle unite in matrimony (02/23/06)
Robert W. Clay of Hardy has announced the marriage of his daughter, Renee Clay, to Nathan W. Circle, son of Bill and Linda Circle of Cherokee Village. The two were married on Valentines Day, Feb. 14, in a private ceremony held at First Baptist Church of Cherokee Village with the Rev. Larry White presiding...
Clay, Circle unite in matrimony (02/23/06)
Robert W. Clay of Hardy has announced the marriage of his daughter, Renee Clay, to Nathan W. Circle, son of Bill and Linda Circle of Cherokee Village. The two were married on Valentines Day, Feb. 14, in a private ceremony held at First Baptist Church of Cherokee Village with the Rev. Larry White presiding...
Young, Meyers to Wed in March (02/23/06)
Mr. and Mrs. Marty Young and Mr. and Mrs. Larry Myers announce the forthcoming marriage of their children, Bridget Allene Young and Brian Matthew Myers, March 4 at 2 p.m. at Spring River Presbyterian Church in Hardy. All friends and relatives are invited to attend the wedding ceremony...
Retherford, Broyles to wed in March (02/23/06)
The families of Candice Retherford and Charlie Broyles announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. Candice is a graduate of Montgomery High School in Montgomery, Texas, and is currently a student at Ozarka College majoring in accounting. Charlie is a graduate of Salem High School, served four years in the U.S. Army stationed in Germany and Iraq. He recently graduated top of his class in collision repair technology and is currently working as an auto body mechanic locally...
Young, Meyers to Wed in March (02/23/06)
Mr. and Mrs. Marty Young and Mr. and Mrs. Larry Myers announce the forthcoming marriage of their children, Bridget Allene Young and Brian Matthew Myers, March 4 at 2 p.m. at Spring River Presbyterian Church in Hardy. All friends and relatives are invited to attend the wedding ceremony...
Young, Meyers to Wed in March (02/23/06)
Mr. and Mrs. Marty Young and Mr. and Mrs. Larry Myers announce the forthcoming marriage of their children, Bridget Allene Young and Brian Matthew Myers, March 4 at 2 p.m. at Spring River Presbyterian Church in Hardy. All friends and relatives are invited to attend the wedding ceremony...
Young, Meyers to Wed in March (02/23/06)
Mr. and Mrs. Marty Young and Mr. and Mrs. Larry Myers announce the forthcoming marriage of their children, Bridget Allene Young and Brian Matthew Myers, March 4 at 2 p.m. at Spring River Presbyterian Church in Hardy. All friends and relatives are invited to attend the wedding ceremony...
Retherford, Broyles to wed in March (02/23/06)
The families of Candice Retherford and Charlie Broyles announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. Candice is a graduate of Montgomery High School in Montgomery, Texas, and is currently a student at Ozarka College majoring in accounting. Charlie is a graduate of Salem High School, served four years in the U.S. Army stationed in Germany and Iraq. He recently graduated top of his class in collision repair technology and is currently working as an auto body mechanic locally...
Boldly Going Nowhere (02/23/06)
In 1998, Sergey Brin and Larry Page were graduate students at Stanford University when they developed a new approach for Internet online searches. They called it Google, named after a mathematical term for a 1 followed by 100 zeros. It represents the immense amount of information available on the World Wide Web...
Boldly Going Nowhere (02/23/06)
In 1998, Sergey Brin and Larry Page were graduate students at Stanford University when they developed a new approach for Internet online searches. They called it Google, named after a mathematical term for a 1 followed by 100 zeros. It represents the immense amount of information available on the World Wide Web...