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Stories from Thursday, May 11, 2006

Consolidation will bring new high school to area (05/11/06)
Students from Mount Pleasant and Melbourne will be sharing a high school in the future as the former separate school districts continue the process of merging into one. The new high school will be located on Lacrosse Road near the former Boeing Plant. The Melbourne Industrial Development Committee donated the land which the school will be built on. Construction began with a May 2 groundbreaking at the site...
Old cases, new arrests (05/11/06)
Felony affidavits and arrests are being made by Fulton County Sheriff's Department in cases dating back to 2004. Five felony affidavits have been filed so far, according to Fulton County Sheriff Walter Dillinger. He said there will likely be more as the county works past cases...
Thayer students win at regional level (05/11/06)
WINNERS: Thayer High School students, from left, April Risner, Meridith Lindburg and Shawna Burkett all placed in the behavioral/social science category at the Regional Science and Technology Fair last month at MSU in West Plains. WEST PLAINS -- Approximately 60 students from five area schools, including Thayer, submitted projects in the 2006 Regional Science and Technology Fair April 7 at Missouri State University-West Plains...
Kosh makes plans for summer school (05/11/06)
KOSHKONONG -- Summer school at Koshkonong School will be June 5-30. Summer school coordinator Paula England said for the first time summer school will be five days a week for four weeks. "Around the World in 20 Days" will be the theme for the summer school for students in kindergarten through eighth grade. "These students will study countries, people and cultures around the world," England said...
Salem man charged with sexual assault (05/11/06)
A Salem man and a Mountain Home man are charged with sexual assault in separate incidents, both involving 15-year-old females. Justin G. Rush, 37, of Salem assaulted the victim while she watched television at his home on Fairview Road in Salem April 8, according to Arkansas State Police Special Agent Becky Vacco...
Community gathers to pray for country, its leaders (05/11/06)
DAY OF PRAYER: Rain forced the National Day of Prayer activities at the Oregon County Courthouse indoors May 4. This is the 15th year elected officials and courthouse employees have participated in the event. OREGON COUNTY -- National Day of Prayer activities were held at Alton and Thayer May 4...
Police say phones were bugged (05/11/06)
A Mammoth Spring man is charged with harassing communications and terroristic threatening after he allegedly bugged the Cherokee Village Police Department's phone lines. Joe Michael Harper, 36, was arrested May 2 by the Ash Flat Police Department on the warrant and was booked in the Sharp County Jail where he posted a $2,300 bond for the class A misdemeanors and was released...
Work honored (05/11/06)
AWARD: Oregon County Soil and Water Conservation District Vice Chairman Howard Dethrow, right, accepts a Best Management Practices Award from DNR representative Scott Totten May 2. ALTON -- The Oregon County Soil and Water Conservation District (OCSWCD) has been honored by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources for its work in soil and water conservation...
Residents voice concerns over land use plan (05/11/06)
The fate of the Fulton County land use plan is uncertain after the Land Planning Committee and Quorum Court meetings at the Fulton County Courthouse May 8. The Land Use Planning Committee met before and after the Quorum Court meeting to discuss the plan with the public, discussion which became a heated exchange at times...
Will seek death penalty (05/11/06)
With tears streaming down their faces, the family of Katherine Bone Watts sat in the courtroom quietly as Sharp County Sheriff Dale Weaver announced that two men have been arrested in the murder of the 21-year-old woman and her husband in 1986. Law enforcement officers in Kissimmee, Fla., arrested Steven Victor Wertz, 56, May 1 on a warrant issued in Sharp County April 27. ...
A family tradition (05/11/06)
THAYER -- This year's graduation is extra special for a local family. Barbara McHalffey Prantl graduated from Thayer High School May 14, 1936. Her great-grandson, John Tollenaar, will graduate from Thayer High School May 13, 2006, 69 years and 364 days after she did...
Consolidation will bring new high school to area (05/11/06)
Students from Mount Pleasant and Melbourne will be sharing a high school in the future as the former separate school districts continue the process of merging into one. The new high school will be located on Lacrosse Road near the former Boeing Plant. The Melbourne Industrial Development Committee donated the land which the school will be built on. Construction began with a May 2 groundbreaking at the site...
Old cases, new arrests (05/11/06)
Felony affidavits and arrests are being made by Fulton County Sheriff's Department in cases dating back to 2004. Five felony affidavits have been filed so far, according to Fulton County Sheriff Walter Dillinger. He said there will likely be more as the county works past cases...
Thayer students win at regional level (05/11/06)
WINNERS: Thayer High School students, from left, April Risner, Meridith Lindburg and Shawna Burkett all placed in the behavioral/social science category at the Regional Science and Technology Fair last month at MSU in West Plains. WEST PLAINS -- Approximately 60 students from five area schools, including Thayer, submitted projects in the 2006 Regional Science and Technology Fair April 7 at Missouri State University-West Plains...
Kosh makes plans for summer school (05/11/06)
KOSHKONONG -- Summer school at Koshkonong School will be June 5-30. Summer school coordinator Paula England said for the first time summer school will be five days a week for four weeks. "Around the World in 20 Days" will be the theme for the summer school for students in kindergarten through eighth grade. "These students will study countries, people and cultures around the world," England said...
Community gathers to pray for country, its leaders (05/11/06)
DAY OF PRAYER: Rain forced the National Day of Prayer activities at the Oregon County Courthouse indoors May 4. This is the 15th year elected officials and courthouse employees have participated in the event. OREGON COUNTY -- National Day of Prayer activities were held at Alton and Thayer May 4...
Work honored (05/11/06)
AWARD: Oregon County Soil and Water Conservation District Vice Chairman Howard Dethrow, right, accepts a Best Management Practices Award from DNR representative Scott Totten May 2. ALTON -- The Oregon County Soil and Water Conservation District (OCSWCD) has been honored by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources for its work in soil and water conservation...
Residents voice concerns over land use plan (05/11/06)
The fate of the Fulton County land use plan is uncertain after the Land Planning Committee and Quorum Court meetings at the Fulton County Courthouse May 8. The Land Use Planning Committee met before and after the Quorum Court meeting to discuss the plan with the public, discussion which became a heated exchange at times...
Police say phones were bugged (05/11/06)
A Mammoth Spring man is charged with harassing communications and terroristic threatening after he allegedly bugged the Cherokee Village Police Department's phone lines. Joe Michael Harper, 36, was arrested May 2 by the Ash Flat Police Department on the warrant and was booked in the Sharp County Jail where he posted a $2,300 bond for the class A misdemeanors and was released...
A family tradition (05/11/06)
THAYER -- This year's graduation is extra special for a local family. Barbara McHalffey Prantl graduated from Thayer High School May 14, 1936. Her great-grandson, John Tollenaar, will graduate from Thayer High School May 13, 2006, 69 years and 364 days after she did...
Salem man charged with sexual assault (05/11/06)
A Salem man and a Mountain Home man are charged with sexual assault in separate incidents, both involving 15-year-old females. Justin G. Rush, 37, of Salem assaulted the victim while she watched television at his home on Fairview Road in Salem April 8, according to Arkansas State Police Special Agent Becky Vacco...
Will seek death penalty (05/11/06)
With tears streaming down their faces, the family of Katherine Bone Watts sat in the courtroom quietly as Sharp County Sheriff Dale Weaver announced that two men have been arrested in the murder of the 21-year-old woman and her husband in 1986. Law enforcement officers in Kissimmee, Fla., arrested Steven Victor Wertz, 56, May 1 on a warrant issued in Sharp County April 27. ...
Jones receives certification (05/11/06)
Cynthia C. Jones of Hardy recently received certification as a BeautiControl Independent Consultant at the company's BeautiU® Training. At BeautiU, Jones learned how to conduct relaxing Spa ESCAPEs using BeautiControl's luxurious at-home spa treatments and innovative skin care products...
Salem class of 1944 plans reunion (05/11/06)
The class of 1944 will have a reunion May 27 at 10:30 or 11 a.m. at the Stroud farm near Wheeling. Those attending should bring a sandwhich and lawn chair. Drinks and deserts will be furnished.
Benefit set at Moose Lodge (05/11/06)
A benefit will be held for Sue Dupont in memory of Dewayne Vest May 13 at 6 p.m. The event will include a free hog roast, karaoke and a comedy show. The benefit will be held at the Spring River Moose Lodge on Highway 62/412 east of Salem.
Eastern Star chapter receives award (05/11/06)
A regular meeting of the Ruby Chapter 191 OES was held May 1 with a potluck dinner proceeding it. Guests attending were from Jonesboro, Melbourne and Spring River. Plans were finalized regarding the grand officer's official visit to be held in Hoxie on May 19...
Benefit set at Moose Lodge (05/11/06)
A benefit will be held for Sue Dupont in memory of Dewayne Vest May 13 at 6 p.m. The event will include a free hog roast, karaoke and a comedy show. The benefit will be held at the Spring River Moose Lodge on Highway 62/412 east of Salem.
Salem class of 1944 plans reunion (05/11/06)
The class of 1944 will have a reunion May 27 at 10:30 or 11 a.m. at the Stroud farm near Wheeling. Those attending should bring a sandwhich and lawn chair. Drinks and deserts will be furnished.
Jones receives certification (05/11/06)
Cynthia C. Jones of Hardy recently received certification as a BeautiControl Independent Consultant at the company's BeautiU® Training. At BeautiU, Jones learned how to conduct relaxing Spa ESCAPEs using BeautiControl's luxurious at-home spa treatments and innovative skin care products...
Eastern Star chapter receives award (05/11/06)
A regular meeting of the Ruby Chapter 191 OES was held May 1 with a potluck dinner proceeding it. Guests attending were from Jonesboro, Melbourne and Spring River. Plans were finalized regarding the grand officer's official visit to be held in Hoxie on May 19...
Regional champs! (05/11/06)
With tickets to the Class AA State Tournament securely tucked into their back pockets, the Cave City Cavewomen and Salem Lady Greyhounds had just one little item to take care of before they left for the state playoffs in Nashville; the championship of the Region 3 Tournament May 3 at the Cougar Sports Complex in Brockwell. After all, the Lady Greyhounds had been in this position the past two seasons, finishing runner-up on both occasions after winning the title three years ago...
Foul weather hurts fowl harvest (05/11/06)
Weather during the first weekend of Missouri's spring turkey season was foul for the second year in a row, and for the second year in a row the first-week turkey harvest was down. Hunters checked 24,748 turkeys April 24 through 30. That is down 1,238 or 5 percent from last year...
Demo Derby scheduled (05/11/06)
The Bishop Dozing/Hill's Auto Sales Summer Demolition Derby will be held June 3 at the Fulton County Fairgrounds Arena in Salem. The Derby will start at 7:30 p.m. and will have $900 in prize money. Cash prizes and trophies will be awarded to the winners. A Powder Puff Derby for the ladies will also be a part of the night's events...
Demo Derby scheduled (05/11/06)
The Bishop Dozing/Hill's Auto Sales Summer Demolition Derby will be held June 3 at the Fulton County Fairgrounds Arena in Salem. The Derby will start at 7:30 p.m. and will have $900 in prize money. Cash prizes and trophies will be awarded to the winners. A Powder Puff Derby for the ladies will also be a part of the night's events...
Regional champs! (05/11/06)
With tickets to the Class AA State Tournament securely tucked into their back pockets, the Cave City Cavewomen and Salem Lady Greyhounds had just one little item to take care of before they left for the state playoffs in Nashville; the championship of the Region 3 Tournament May 3 at the Cougar Sports Complex in Brockwell. After all, the Lady Greyhounds had been in this position the past two seasons, finishing runner-up on both occasions after winning the title three years ago...
Foul weather hurts fowl harvest (05/11/06)
Weather during the first weekend of Missouri's spring turkey season was foul for the second year in a row, and for the second year in a row the first-week turkey harvest was down. Hunters checked 24,748 turkeys April 24 through 30. That is down 1,238 or 5 percent from last year...
Sloan H. Wells (05/11/06)
Sloan H. Wells, 79, of Cave City, Ark., died April 30, 2006. He was born March 25, 1927, in Nelsonville, Ark., the son of the late Roe Wells, and Lela Hutchison Wells. He was postmaster in Cave City for 23 years. He served in the Coast Guard during World War II...
Goldie Scribner (05/11/06)
Goldie Scribner, of Salem, daughter of the late Roland Jennings and Phebie Thompson Jennings, was born April 11, 1916, in Calico Rock. She died May 1, 2006, at Fulton County Nursing Home in Salem at the age of 90. She was united in marriage to Euell Huston Scribner on May 24, 1934, at Wheeling, Ark. To this union five children were born. She was a homemaker and a member of the Salem Church of Christ...
Margaret Milton (05/11/06)
Margaret Milton, 68, of Thayer was born March 7, 1938, in Seneca, Ill., the daughter of Howard Rivers Sr. and Charlotte Simmons Rivers. She died May 4, 2006, at Hospice of the Ozarks Hospice House in Mountain Home. She was united in marriage to Theodore Milton Sr. and was a cook in the restaurant business...
Hazel E. Wandless (05/11/06)
Hazel E. Wandless, 85, of Cherokee Village died May 2, 2006, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She was born March 6, 1921, in Kensett, Ark., daughter of John Lafayette Neal and Clara E. Barber Neal. She was married to Kenneth Wandless Oct. 14, 1966, in Wilmington, Ill. She worked as an accountant for the United States government for many years before retiring. She moved with her husband to Cherokee Village in 1989 from Illinois. Mrs. Wandless was a member of the Cherokee Village Lions Club...
Martha M. Twilley Reeves (05/11/06)
Martha M. Twilley Reeves, daughter of the late Elza Twilley and Edith Haley Twilley, was born Sept. 6, 1928, in Borger, Texas. She died May 3, 2006, at her home in Mt. Pleasant, Ark., at the age of 77. She was united in marriage to Vaughn D. Reeves on Dec. 29, 1945, in Grand Falls, Texas...
Kirk Alan Bloomfield (05/11/06)
Kirk Alan Bloomfield, 51, of Hardy died May 2, 2006, at his residence. Bloomfield was born Feb. 5, 1955, in Waterloo, Iowa, the son of Harry Kenneth Bloomfield and Margery Ann Hannon. He worked as an auto mechanic in the Hardy area for many years. He was a member of the Community of Christ Church in Cherokee Village...
Larry E. Matheny (05/11/06)
Larry E. Matheny, 57, of Bateville, died May 8, 2006, at his home. He was born Jan. 13, 1949, at Levy, Ark., to Allison B. and Merle O. Griffin Matheny. He was a member of the Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church located near Cave City. Survivors include his wife, Donna Matheny of the home; one son, Jeremy Matheny of Cave City; one daughter, Christy Hopper of Greenbrier; two stepsons, Jonathan Little of Walnut Ridge and Christopher Little of Batesville; three brothers, Curtis Matheny of Cave City, Michael Matheny of Marysville, Calif., and Richard Matheny of Batesville; three sisters Patricia Whitaker and Carolyn Wammack both of Batesville, and Tammy Rogers of Fort Worth, Texas; 10 grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.. ...
June Monier (05/11/06)
June Williamson Hamrick Monier of Cherokee Village died April 23, 2006, in Cape Coral, Fla. She was born Aug. 28, 1923, in Springfield, Ill. Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Randy (Rebecca) Vaughn, Cape Coral, Fla., Roberta Hanson of Cherokee Village, Sammie Hamrick of Cherokee Village, and Mrs. ...
Harold Ellsworth Marsh (05/11/06)
Harold Ellsworth Marsh, 92, of Horseshoe Bend died May 1, 2006, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. He was born Dec. 6, 1913, in Scott County, Ill., the son of the late Harold Conference and Mabel Llewelyn (Hawkins) Marsh. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Horseshoe Bend where he was active in church activities and was a retired school teacher. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army...
June Monier (05/11/06)
June Williamson Hamrick Monier of Cherokee Village died April 23, 2006, in Cape Coral, Fla. She was born Aug. 28, 1923, in Springfield, Ill. Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Randy (Rebecca) Vaughn, Cape Coral, Fla., Roberta Hanson of Cherokee Village, Sammie Hamrick of Cherokee Village, and Mrs. ...
Goldie Scribner (05/11/06)
Goldie Scribner, of Salem, daughter of the late Roland Jennings and Phebie Thompson Jennings, was born April 11, 1916, in Calico Rock. She died May 1, 2006, at Fulton County Nursing Home in Salem at the age of 90. She was united in marriage to Euell Huston Scribner on May 24, 1934, at Wheeling, Ark. To this union five children were born. She was a homemaker and a member of the Salem Church of Christ...
Sloan H. Wells (05/11/06)
Sloan H. Wells, 79, of Cave City, Ark., died April 30, 2006. He was born March 25, 1927, in Nelsonville, Ark., the son of the late Roe Wells, and Lela Hutchison Wells. He was postmaster in Cave City for 23 years. He served in the Coast Guard during World War II...
Larry E. Matheny (05/11/06)
Larry E. Matheny, 57, of Bateville, died May 8, 2006, at his home. He was born Jan. 13, 1949, at Levy, Ark., to Allison B. and Merle O. Griffin Matheny. He was a member of the Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church located near Cave City. Survivors include his wife, Donna Matheny of the home; one son, Jeremy Matheny of Cave City; one daughter, Christy Hopper of Greenbrier; two stepsons, Jonathan Little of Walnut Ridge and Christopher Little of Batesville; three brothers, Curtis Matheny of Cave City, Michael Matheny of Marysville, Calif., and Richard Matheny of Batesville; three sisters Patricia Whitaker and Carolyn Wammack both of Batesville, and Tammy Rogers of Fort Worth, Texas; 10 grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.. ...
Harold Ellsworth Marsh (05/11/06)
Harold Ellsworth Marsh, 92, of Horseshoe Bend died May 1, 2006, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. He was born Dec. 6, 1913, in Scott County, Ill., the son of the late Harold Conference and Mabel Llewelyn (Hawkins) Marsh. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Horseshoe Bend where he was active in church activities and was a retired school teacher. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army...
Kirk Alan Bloomfield (05/11/06)
Kirk Alan Bloomfield, 51, of Hardy died May 2, 2006, at his residence. Bloomfield was born Feb. 5, 1955, in Waterloo, Iowa, the son of Harry Kenneth Bloomfield and Margery Ann Hannon. He worked as an auto mechanic in the Hardy area for many years. He was a member of the Community of Christ Church in Cherokee Village...
Margaret Milton (05/11/06)
Margaret Milton, 68, of Thayer was born March 7, 1938, in Seneca, Ill., the daughter of Howard Rivers Sr. and Charlotte Simmons Rivers. She died May 4, 2006, at Hospice of the Ozarks Hospice House in Mountain Home. She was united in marriage to Theodore Milton Sr. and was a cook in the restaurant business...
Hazel E. Wandless (05/11/06)
Hazel E. Wandless, 85, of Cherokee Village died May 2, 2006, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She was born March 6, 1921, in Kensett, Ark., daughter of John Lafayette Neal and Clara E. Barber Neal. She was married to Kenneth Wandless Oct. 14, 1966, in Wilmington, Ill. She worked as an accountant for the United States government for many years before retiring. She moved with her husband to Cherokee Village in 1989 from Illinois. Mrs. Wandless was a member of the Cherokee Village Lions Club...
Martha M. Twilley Reeves (05/11/06)
Martha M. Twilley Reeves, daughter of the late Elza Twilley and Edith Haley Twilley, was born Sept. 6, 1928, in Borger, Texas. She died May 3, 2006, at her home in Mt. Pleasant, Ark., at the age of 77. She was united in marriage to Vaughn D. Reeves on Dec. 29, 1945, in Grand Falls, Texas...
Hannah Marie Wynn (05/11/06)
Rex and Tiffany Wynn of Rover are the parents of a baby girl, Hannah Marie. She was born at 11:05 p.m. May 1, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. She weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 20 inches long. Her sibling is Kendall, 2. Grandparents are Terry and Nancy Cline of Boliver and Jinks and Pat Wynn of Alton...
Reese Embry Slaughter (05/11/06)
Eric and Shanah Slaughter of Lake Saint Louis, Mo., are the parents of a baby girl, Reese Embry. She was born at 7:18 p.m. May 1, 2006 at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. She weighed 5 pounds, 15 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Jan Hamilton of Wentzville, Dennis Atchley of Springfield, Mo., and James "Rick" and Debra Slaughter of Thayer...
Zoey Nicole Browning (05/11/06)
Chris and Lindsey Browning of Jonesboro announce the birth of their daughter, Zoey Nicole, on March 23, 2006, at 6:25 p.m. at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro. She weighed 8 pounds and 4 ounces and was 20 inches long. Grandparents are Larry and Donna Brown of Salem, and Charlie and Peggy Browning of Melbourne. Great Grandparents are Marie (Harber) Collie of Mountain Home, and Totsie Wood of Melbourne...
Hannah Marie Wynn (05/11/06)
Rex and Tiffany Wynn of Rover are the parents of a baby girl, Hannah Marie. She was born at 11:05 p.m. May 1, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. She weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 20 inches long. Her sibling is Kendall, 2. Grandparents are Terry and Nancy Cline of Boliver and Jinks and Pat Wynn of Alton...
Reese Embry Slaughter (05/11/06)
Eric and Shanah Slaughter of Lake Saint Louis, Mo., are the parents of a baby girl, Reese Embry. She was born at 7:18 p.m. May 1, 2006 at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. She weighed 5 pounds, 15 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Jan Hamilton of Wentzville, Dennis Atchley of Springfield, Mo., and James "Rick" and Debra Slaughter of Thayer...
Zoey Nicole Browning (05/11/06)
Chris and Lindsey Browning of Jonesboro announce the birth of their daughter, Zoey Nicole, on March 23, 2006, at 6:25 p.m. at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro. She weighed 8 pounds and 4 ounces and was 20 inches long. Grandparents are Larry and Donna Brown of Salem, and Charlie and Peggy Browning of Melbourne. Great Grandparents are Marie (Harber) Collie of Mountain Home, and Totsie Wood of Melbourne...
DuHon, Morgan exchange vows (05/11/06)
Sharon Kay DuHon and Matthew Lee Morgan of Oxford were united in marriage April 16 at the C4 Ministries in Jonesboro. Johny Boy Watkins officiated at the double-ring ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Fred Barker of Trumann and Brenda Brown of Jonesboro...
DuHon, Morgan exchange vows (05/11/06)
Sharon Kay DuHon and Matthew Lee Morgan of Oxford were united in marriage April 16 at the C4 Ministries in Jonesboro. Johny Boy Watkins officiated at the double-ring ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Fred Barker of Trumann and Brenda Brown of Jonesboro...
Sims, O'Dell plan May wedding (05/11/06)
Mr. and Mrs. David Blackford of Mammoth Spring and Mr. and Mrs. Rick O'Dell of Caulfield, Mo., announce the forthcoming marriage of their children, Shannah Marie Sims of Mammoth Spring and Chad William O'Dell of Caulfield. Shannah Sims is a 2003 graduate of Mammoth Spring High School, a 2005 graduate of ASU in Mountain Home, Ark., with an associates of science degree in nursing and received a registered nurse license from the Arkansas State Board of Nursing in March 2006 and is now employed at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home.. ...
Hamby, Wise announce May wedding plans (05/11/06)
Joe and Gayla Hamby of Viola and Sandra Wise of Conway announce the forthcoming marriage of their children, Courtney Jo Hamby and Lucas Wise. The bride-elect is a 2002 graduate of Viola High School. She is currently a senior at the University of Central Arkansas majoring in marketing...
Hamby, Wise announce May wedding plans (05/11/06)
Joe and Gayla Hamby of Viola and Sandra Wise of Conway announce the forthcoming marriage of their children, Courtney Jo Hamby and Lucas Wise. The bride-elect is a 2002 graduate of Viola High School. She is currently a senior at the University of Central Arkansas majoring in marketing...
Sims, O'Dell plan May wedding (05/11/06)
Mr. and Mrs. David Blackford of Mammoth Spring and Mr. and Mrs. Rick O'Dell of Caulfield, Mo., announce the forthcoming marriage of their children, Shannah Marie Sims of Mammoth Spring and Chad William O'Dell of Caulfield. Shannah Sims is a 2003 graduate of Mammoth Spring High School, a 2005 graduate of ASU in Mountain Home, Ark., with an associates of science degree in nursing and received a registered nurse license from the Arkansas State Board of Nursing in March 2006 and is now employed at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home.. ...
Boldly Going Nowhere (05/11/06)
Gregory "Pappy" Boyington went to high school in Tacoma, Wash., then on to the University of Washington (1930-34) where he was in the ROTC program and majored in engineering. He worked summers in an Idaho gold mine to help pay his way through college and became a draftsman for Boeing Aircraft upon graduation...
Boldly Going Nowhere (05/11/06)
Gregory "Pappy" Boyington went to high school in Tacoma, Wash., then on to the University of Washington (1930-34) where he was in the ROTC program and majored in engineering. He worked summers in an Idaho gold mine to help pay his way through college and became a draftsman for Boeing Aircraft upon graduation...