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Stories from Thursday, June 8, 2006

Police searching for Shane Shipp (06/08/06)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- A Mammoth Spring man who led law enforcement officers on a car chase and is alleged to have thrown drugs and drug paraphernalia out of his car window last March is still at large. Shane Shipp, 36, was charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, felony possession of drug paraphernalia and misdemeanor criminal mischief...
Lawrence begins second term (06/08/06)
Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence is back to work after his victory over Rick Kimble in the Democratic Izard County sheriff's race on May 23. "We lay out objectives for every year. We want to build on the accomplishments of the last year. It's central to enhancing the quality of life of citizens. We continue to make Izard County a better place."...
Memorial dedicated at Alton (06/08/06)
ALTON -- A Living Memorial dedication ceremony was held May 29 at Oregon County Memorial VFW Post 1014 at Alton. The living memorial is trees planted at the post building with markers placed near the trees in memory of veterans who died in World War I, World War II, Korea and Vietnam...
New clinic on track for '07 opening (06/08/06)
Making progress: Chris White (right) and Ryan White work at the future site of White River Medical Clinic's Sharp County urgent care clinic on June 3. The Whites work for Dennis Gillis Construction of Jonesboro. Photo/Price The Sharp County Urgent Care Clinic is coming along slowly but surely. Even though rainy weather of late April and May slowed construction, Clinic Administrator Joe Walls said he still expects the facility to open next year...
Thayer Fire Department gets new firetruck (06/08/06)
FIRETRUCK: Thayer Fire Chief Norman Todd looks out the window of the new firetruck as Mayor Allen Deckard, Alderman Mike Harber and Assistant Fire Chief Mark Arnold examine some of the features of the new truck. THAYER -- A 2006 International firetruck was delivered to the Thayer Rural Fire Department May 26...
Public should know (06/08/06)
Twelve high-risk sex offenders currently reside in Fulton County, according to Deputy Kevin Burns, Fulton County sex offender coordinator, who is working on putting together a map of where sex offenders reside in the county. Burns said the public needs to be informed about the offenders, who are level 3 and level 4 sex offenders...
Life Care Ambulance to end service (06/08/06)
Another Sharp County medical service provider will be closing this year. Greg and Wendy Johnson, owners of Life Care Ambulance Service in Cave City, notified Sharp County Judge Joe Stidman May 15 that the service will cease operation Nov. 15. Greg Johnson said they are closing the business they have owned for 15 years because of family reasons. He said he and his wife seriously discussed closing for about a month before giving notice...
Drop-off recycling to begin in Salem (06/08/06)
Fulton County Judge Charles Willett has announced that a residential drop-off recycling program has begun in the county, starting with a weekly drop-off program in the City of Salem. County residents will be able to recycle several items, including aluminum and tin cans, newspapers, magazines, cardboard, plastic beverage bottles and other household plastic bottles...
Shaws win special quilt (06/08/06)
ALTON -- Alton resident Dana Roberts recently had an experience she said was either irony or fate. Her mother, Carol Wilkerson of Thayer, made a "Breast Cancer Hope" quilt that was given away last month at the Thayer High School football field during the Oregon County American Cancer Society Relay for Life...
All shook up ... (06/08/06)
ELVIS: Entertainer Elvis Presley was in Thayer last week, not in the building but on the building. West Plains artist Steven Sewell, at the request of Elaine Martin, owner of Martin Salvage Grocery and Flea Market, painted a larger than life size picture of Elvis on the front of the building. Martin is a huge Elvis fan. Photo/Lawrence...
Back in jail (06/08/06)
The Mammoth Spring man accused of trying to burn down his girlfriend's house while her son was sleeping inside is back in Fulton County Jail as of May 31 after being captured by Fulton County deputies near Mammoth Spring. Fulton County Sheriff Walter Dillinger said Joshua Cox, 27, of Mammoth Spring had been sent to the Izard County Detention Facility May 5 to make room in the jail for the expected arrests Memorial Day weekend...
Memorial dedicated at Alton (06/08/06)
ALTON -- A Living Memorial dedication ceremony was held May 29 at Oregon County Memorial VFW Post 1014 at Alton. The living memorial is trees planted at the post building with markers placed near the trees in memory of veterans who died in World War I, World War II, Korea and Vietnam...
Drop-off recycling to begin in Salem (06/08/06)
Fulton County Judge Charles Willett has announced that a residential drop-off recycling program has begun in the county, starting with a weekly drop-off program in the City of Salem. County residents will be able to recycle several items, including aluminum and tin cans, newspapers, magazines, cardboard, plastic beverage bottles and other household plastic bottles...
Police searching for Shane Shipp (06/08/06)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- A Mammoth Spring man who led law enforcement officers on a car chase and is alleged to have thrown drugs and drug paraphernalia out of his car window last March is still at large. Shane Shipp, 36, was charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, felony possession of drug paraphernalia and misdemeanor criminal mischief...
Public should know (06/08/06)
Twelve high-risk sex offenders currently reside in Fulton County, according to Deputy Kevin Burns, Fulton County sex offender coordinator, who is working on putting together a map of where sex offenders reside in the county. Burns said the public needs to be informed about the offenders, who are level 3 and level 4 sex offenders...
Thayer Fire Department gets new firetruck (06/08/06)
FIRETRUCK: Thayer Fire Chief Norman Todd looks out the window of the new firetruck as Mayor Allen Deckard, Alderman Mike Harber and Assistant Fire Chief Mark Arnold examine some of the features of the new truck. THAYER -- A 2006 International firetruck was delivered to the Thayer Rural Fire Department May 26...
Lawrence begins second term (06/08/06)
Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence is back to work after his victory over Rick Kimble in the Democratic Izard County sheriff's race on May 23. "We lay out objectives for every year. We want to build on the accomplishments of the last year. It's central to enhancing the quality of life of citizens. We continue to make Izard County a better place."...
New clinic on track for '07 opening (06/08/06)
Making progress: Chris White (right) and Ryan White work at the future site of White River Medical Clinic's Sharp County urgent care clinic on June 3. The Whites work for Dennis Gillis Construction of Jonesboro. Photo/Price The Sharp County Urgent Care Clinic is coming along slowly but surely. Even though rainy weather of late April and May slowed construction, Clinic Administrator Joe Walls said he still expects the facility to open next year...
Back in jail (06/08/06)
The Mammoth Spring man accused of trying to burn down his girlfriend's house while her son was sleeping inside is back in Fulton County Jail as of May 31 after being captured by Fulton County deputies near Mammoth Spring. Fulton County Sheriff Walter Dillinger said Joshua Cox, 27, of Mammoth Spring had been sent to the Izard County Detention Facility May 5 to make room in the jail for the expected arrests Memorial Day weekend...
Shaws win special quilt (06/08/06)
ALTON -- Alton resident Dana Roberts recently had an experience she said was either irony or fate. Her mother, Carol Wilkerson of Thayer, made a "Breast Cancer Hope" quilt that was given away last month at the Thayer High School football field during the Oregon County American Cancer Society Relay for Life...
All shook up ... (06/08/06)
ELVIS: Entertainer Elvis Presley was in Thayer last week, not in the building but on the building. West Plains artist Steven Sewell, at the request of Elaine Martin, owner of Martin Salvage Grocery and Flea Market, painted a larger than life size picture of Elvis on the front of the building. Martin is a huge Elvis fan. Photo/Lawrence...
Life Care Ambulance to end service (06/08/06)
Another Sharp County medical service provider will be closing this year. Greg and Wendy Johnson, owners of Life Care Ambulance Service in Cave City, notified Sharp County Judge Joe Stidman May 15 that the service will cease operation Nov. 15. Greg Johnson said they are closing the business they have owned for 15 years because of family reasons. He said he and his wife seriously discussed closing for about a month before giving notice...
May, McFarland to marry in Las Vegas (06/08/06)
Farrah May of Marion, Ark., originally from Mammoth Spring, is engaged to Jeremy McFarland of Marion. May's parents are Randy May of Mammoth Spring and Linda May of Horseshoe Bend. May is a graduate of Mammoth Spring High School and ASU in Jonesboro. She is currently employed as a high school math teacher at East Poinsett County in Lepanto. Her grandparents are David (Button) Armstrong and and the late Shirley Armstrong of Ash Flat, and the late John B. May and Eula May of Mammoth Spring...
May, McFarland to marry in Las Vegas (06/08/06)
Farrah May of Marion, Ark., originally from Mammoth Spring, is engaged to Jeremy McFarland of Marion. May's parents are Randy May of Mammoth Spring and Linda May of Horseshoe Bend. May is a graduate of Mammoth Spring High School and ASU in Jonesboro. She is currently employed as a high school math teacher at East Poinsett County in Lepanto. Her grandparents are David (Button) Armstrong and and the late Shirley Armstrong of Ash Flat, and the late John B. May and Eula May of Mammoth Spring...
Patience key for Wallace (06/08/06)
Finesse is usually not the first thing that comes to mind when auto racing is concerned. Flying rubber and peeling paint, maybe. But finesse? However, according to Batesville's Wendell Wallace, when said auto racing concerns the Show-Me 100 at West Plains Motor Speedway, finesse is not only an important piece of strategy, it's also a necessity to survive 100 grueling laps of dirt track racing...
Fishing Derby slated (06/08/06)
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will host a Kids Fishing Derby for youngsters 12 years old and younger at the Commission's Jim Hinkle/Spring River State Fish Hatchery June 10 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Spring River State Fish Hatchery is located 2.5 miles south of Mammoth Spring at the end of State Highway 342...
Firearms deer season set for Nov. 11-21 (06/08/06)
Deer hunters in Missouri will find few changes in 2006 deer hunting regulations. Rules have changed on a few conservation areas, and one county has been closed during the December antlerless-only hunt. Otherwise, Missouri's 2006 deer hunting regulations remain essentially unchanged from last year...
Firearms deer season set for Nov. 11-21 (06/08/06)
Deer hunters in Missouri will find few changes in 2006 deer hunting regulations. Rules have changed on a few conservation areas, and one county has been closed during the December antlerless-only hunt. Otherwise, Missouri's 2006 deer hunting regulations remain essentially unchanged from last year...
Fishing Derby slated (06/08/06)
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will host a Kids Fishing Derby for youngsters 12 years old and younger at the Commission's Jim Hinkle/Spring River State Fish Hatchery June 10 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Spring River State Fish Hatchery is located 2.5 miles south of Mammoth Spring at the end of State Highway 342...
Patience key for Wallace (06/08/06)
Finesse is usually not the first thing that comes to mind when auto racing is concerned. Flying rubber and peeling paint, maybe. But finesse? However, according to Batesville's Wendell Wallace, when said auto racing concerns the Show-Me 100 at West Plains Motor Speedway, finesse is not only an important piece of strategy, it's also a necessity to survive 100 grueling laps of dirt track racing...
Allen (Al) Dobberke (06/08/06)
Allen (Al) Dobberke, 85, died May 30, 2006, at the Stratford Nursing and Rehab Center in Stratford, Iowa. Dobberke was born Sept. 1, 1920. His childhood was spent on his parents farm in Oshkosh, Wis. He graduated from Oshkosh High School in 1937. He was a veteran of World War II. ...
Barbara Allen SmithYates (06/08/06)
Barbara Allen Smith Yates, 55, of Hardy died May 31, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Nov. 4, 1950, in Lawton, Okla., the daughter of the late Jerry and Kathleen May (Davis) Smith. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, Larry D. ...
Louise C. Swallow (06/08/06)
Louise C. Swallow, 81, of Cherokee Village died June 3, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born March 29, 1925, in Chariton, Iowa, the daughter of the late Glenn C. Curtis and Grace (Fall) Curtis. She was a retired registered nurse, having worked for many years in Burlington, Iowa...
Ernest "Colonel" Bruce (06/08/06)
Ernest "Colonel" Bruce, 72, of Cave City died May 28, 2006, at his home. He was born Sept. 17, 1933, at Calamine, Ark., the son of the late Clarence Wallace and Mabel Elizabeth (Moore) Bruce. He retired from the Arkansas Highway Department. He was a veteran having served in Germany as an Army paratrooper during World War II and was a natural musician, playing both the piano and fiddle at area nursing homes and was of the Methodist faith...
Bessie Crawford (06/08/06)
Bessie Marie Crawford, died May 30, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, at the age of 86. She was born June 15, 1919, in Matthews, Mo., daughter of the late John Harvey and Maudie Marie (Horn) Duckworth. She was united in marriage Aug. 26, 1933, in New Madrid, Mo., to John Loren Crawford who preceded her in death Dec. 19, 1995...
Tommy "Chris" Pierson (06/08/06)
Tommy Christopher "Chris" Pierson, 32, of Franklin died May 30. 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was a carpenter, did missionary work in Mexico and was a Christian. Pierson, with Danny and Christy Hopper, shared two sons, Kyler and Dylan of Greenbriar...
Valentine Casmir Zak (06/08/06)
Valentine Casmir Zak, 77, of Cherokee Village died June 3 2006, at Eaglecrest Nursing Home in Ash Flat. Zak was born in Chicago, Ill., the son of Casmir and Sophia Kubik Zak. He worked as an engineer for General Motors for 37 years before retiring and moving to Cherokee Village 13 years ago from Greenville, Wis., and was a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church. He served in the Navy during World War II, was member of the Highland Elks Club and was an avid golfer...
James Oscar Ballard (06/08/06)
James Oscar Ballard, 68, of Ash Flat, died June 3, 20906, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Jan. 3, 1938, in Noland, Ark., the son of the late Woodrow and Viola (Smith) Ballard. He was raised in the Hardy and Highland area. He was a cattle farmer, a member of the Arkansas Cattlemen's Association and was of the Assembly of God faith...
Hazel Parlee Burr (06/08/06)
Hazel Parlee (Holland) Burr, age 77, of Batesville died May 30. 2006, at the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehab Center in Ash Flat. She was born Sept. 2, 1928, at Nelsonville, Ark., the daughter of the late Edgar and Paralee (Lasley) Holland. She moved to Truman in 1950 and retired from Singer Corporation. She was a member of the Eastside Baptist Church in Trumann...
Danny Virgil Henry (06/08/06)
Danny Virgil Henry, died May 31, 1006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains at the age of 36. He was born Nov. 25, 1969, in Hieldeburg, Germany, the son of Phyllis (Rogers) Henry and the late Virgil Gary Henry. He was united in marriage April 7, 1990, in Hardy, Ark., to Laura Lee...
Bonnie Jo Black (06/08/06)
Bonnie Jo Black, 59, of Cherokee Village died May 25, 2006, at Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation after a lengthy fight with cancer. She graduated from Streator Township High School in 1964. She retired after 25 years from Caterpiller Tractor working as a medical transcriptionist for the medical department in Mossville, Ill...
Marles G. Mayberry (06/08/06)
Marles G. Mayberry, 47, of Versailles, Mo., died May 28, 2006, at St. Mary's Health Center. She was born Feb. 14, 1959, in Bridgeton, Mo., the daughter of Carles F. and Frances C. Allen Mayberry, both deceased. A resident of the Central Missouri area for the past seven years, she graduated from Ft. Zumwalt High School in O'Fallon, Mo., and Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Mo...
Waymon Frank Fowler (06/08/06)
Waymon Frank Fowler, age 61, died June 1, 2006 at Sears, Mich. He was born Sept. 20, 1944 at Ash Flat, the son of Merle and Freda Fowler. Fowler spent his working years employed with GM Truck and Bus in Pontiac, Mich., where he retired from in 1991...
Marles G. Mayberry (06/08/06)
Marles G. Mayberry, 47, of Versailles, Mo., died May 28, 2006, at St. Mary's Health Center. She was born Feb. 14, 1959, in Bridgeton, Mo., the daughter of Carles F. and Frances C. Allen Mayberry, both deceased. A resident of the Central Missouri area for the past seven years, she graduated from Ft. Zumwalt High School in O'Fallon, Mo., and Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Mo...
Bessie Crawford (06/08/06)
Bessie Marie Crawford, died May 30, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, at the age of 86. She was born June 15, 1919, in Matthews, Mo., daughter of the late John Harvey and Maudie Marie (Horn) Duckworth. She was united in marriage Aug. 26, 1933, in New Madrid, Mo., to John Loren Crawford who preceded her in death Dec. 19, 1995...
Allen (Al) Dobberke (06/08/06)
Allen (Al) Dobberke, 85, died May 30, 2006, at the Stratford Nursing and Rehab Center in Stratford, Iowa. Dobberke was born Sept. 1, 1920. His childhood was spent on his parents farm in Oshkosh, Wis. He graduated from Oshkosh High School in 1937. He was a veteran of World War II. ...
Tommy "Chris" Pierson (06/08/06)
Tommy Christopher "Chris" Pierson, 32, of Franklin died May 30. 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was a carpenter, did missionary work in Mexico and was a Christian. Pierson, with Danny and Christy Hopper, shared two sons, Kyler and Dylan of Greenbriar...
James Oscar Ballard (06/08/06)
James Oscar Ballard, 68, of Ash Flat, died June 3, 20906, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Jan. 3, 1938, in Noland, Ark., the son of the late Woodrow and Viola (Smith) Ballard. He was raised in the Hardy and Highland area. He was a cattle farmer, a member of the Arkansas Cattlemen's Association and was of the Assembly of God faith...
Valentine Casmir Zak (06/08/06)
Valentine Casmir Zak, 77, of Cherokee Village died June 3 2006, at Eaglecrest Nursing Home in Ash Flat. Zak was born in Chicago, Ill., the son of Casmir and Sophia Kubik Zak. He worked as an engineer for General Motors for 37 years before retiring and moving to Cherokee Village 13 years ago from Greenville, Wis., and was a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church. He served in the Navy during World War II, was member of the Highland Elks Club and was an avid golfer...
Bonnie Jo Black (06/08/06)
Bonnie Jo Black, 59, of Cherokee Village died May 25, 2006, at Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation after a lengthy fight with cancer. She graduated from Streator Township High School in 1964. She retired after 25 years from Caterpiller Tractor working as a medical transcriptionist for the medical department in Mossville, Ill...
Hazel Parlee Burr (06/08/06)
Hazel Parlee (Holland) Burr, age 77, of Batesville died May 30. 2006, at the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehab Center in Ash Flat. She was born Sept. 2, 1928, at Nelsonville, Ark., the daughter of the late Edgar and Paralee (Lasley) Holland. She moved to Truman in 1950 and retired from Singer Corporation. She was a member of the Eastside Baptist Church in Trumann...
Waymon Frank Fowler (06/08/06)
Waymon Frank Fowler, age 61, died June 1, 2006 at Sears, Mich. He was born Sept. 20, 1944 at Ash Flat, the son of Merle and Freda Fowler. Fowler spent his working years employed with GM Truck and Bus in Pontiac, Mich., where he retired from in 1991...
Danny Virgil Henry (06/08/06)
Danny Virgil Henry, died May 31, 1006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains at the age of 36. He was born Nov. 25, 1969, in Hieldeburg, Germany, the son of Phyllis (Rogers) Henry and the late Virgil Gary Henry. He was united in marriage April 7, 1990, in Hardy, Ark., to Laura Lee...
Ernest "Colonel" Bruce (06/08/06)
Ernest "Colonel" Bruce, 72, of Cave City died May 28, 2006, at his home. He was born Sept. 17, 1933, at Calamine, Ark., the son of the late Clarence Wallace and Mabel Elizabeth (Moore) Bruce. He retired from the Arkansas Highway Department. He was a veteran having served in Germany as an Army paratrooper during World War II and was a natural musician, playing both the piano and fiddle at area nursing homes and was of the Methodist faith...
Louise C. Swallow (06/08/06)
Louise C. Swallow, 81, of Cherokee Village died June 3, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born March 29, 1925, in Chariton, Iowa, the daughter of the late Glenn C. Curtis and Grace (Fall) Curtis. She was a retired registered nurse, having worked for many years in Burlington, Iowa...
Barbara Allen SmithYates (06/08/06)
Barbara Allen Smith Yates, 55, of Hardy died May 31, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Nov. 4, 1950, in Lawton, Okla., the daughter of the late Jerry and Kathleen May (Davis) Smith. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, Larry D. ...
Ethan Edward Collins (06/08/06)
Robert Collins Jr. and Ashley Liblin of Koshkonong are the parents of a baby boy, Ethan Edward Collins. He was born at 2:35 p.m. May 31, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 8 pounds, 12 1/2 ounces and was 22 inches long. Grandparents are James and Martha Collins of Willow Springs and Robert and Virginia Collins of Pomona...
Murphys to celebrate 50 years of marriage (06/08/06)
Robert and Carolyn Murphy of Cherokee Village will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with family at a reception June 10 at Fairview Heights, Ill. Robert Murphy and the former Carolyn Walker were married June 10, 1956, at First Baptist Church of Ramsey, Ill...
Ethan Lane Shepherd (06/08/06)
Michael Shepherd and Ashley Knapp of Cave City announce the birth of a son on May 25, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. The baby has been named Ethan Lane Shepherd. He weighed 6 pounds, 15.9 ounces. Grandparents are Ruth Anne and Douglas Shepherd, and Brad and Marcia Bergeford...
Andrew Cameron Crowe and Katie Jo Crowe (06/08/06)
Cameron and Elaine Crowe of Mammoth Spring, are the parents of twins: a baby boy, Andrew Cameron, and a baby girl, Katie Jo. Andrew was born at 5:03 a.m. June 3, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 7 pounds, 1/2 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long. Katie Jo was born at 5:09 a.m. She weighed 5 pounds, 5 1/2 ounces. Their sibling is Dylan, 3. Grandparents are Ernie and Billie Andrews of Mammoth Spring, James Crowe of Salem, and Barbara Elliott of Camp...
Avery Olivia Batterton (06/08/06)
Avery Olivia Batterton was born May 1, 2006, at 11:34 p.m. She weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces, and was 20 inches long. She was born in Baxter Regional Hospital in Mountain Home. Avery was welcomed by her big sister Kaleigh Jo. Her mom and dad are Joe and Tara Batterton of Viola...
Murphys to celebrate 50 years of marriage (06/08/06)
Robert and Carolyn Murphy of Cherokee Village will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with family at a reception June 10 at Fairview Heights, Ill. Robert Murphy and the former Carolyn Walker were married June 10, 1956, at First Baptist Church of Ramsey, Ill...
Ethan Lane Shepherd (06/08/06)
Michael Shepherd and Ashley Knapp of Cave City announce the birth of a son on May 25, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. The baby has been named Ethan Lane Shepherd. He weighed 6 pounds, 15.9 ounces. Grandparents are Ruth Anne and Douglas Shepherd, and Brad and Marcia Bergeford...
Avery Olivia Batterton (06/08/06)
Avery Olivia Batterton was born May 1, 2006, at 11:34 p.m. She weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces, and was 20 inches long. She was born in Baxter Regional Hospital in Mountain Home. Avery was welcomed by her big sister Kaleigh Jo. Her mom and dad are Joe and Tara Batterton of Viola...
Ethan Edward Collins (06/08/06)
Robert Collins Jr. and Ashley Liblin of Koshkonong are the parents of a baby boy, Ethan Edward Collins. He was born at 2:35 p.m. May 31, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 8 pounds, 12 1/2 ounces and was 22 inches long. Grandparents are James and Martha Collins of Willow Springs and Robert and Virginia Collins of Pomona...
Andrew Cameron Crowe and Katie Jo Crowe (06/08/06)
Cameron and Elaine Crowe of Mammoth Spring, are the parents of twins: a baby boy, Andrew Cameron, and a baby girl, Katie Jo. Andrew was born at 5:03 a.m. June 3, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 7 pounds, 1/2 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long. Katie Jo was born at 5:09 a.m. She weighed 5 pounds, 5 1/2 ounces. Their sibling is Dylan, 3. Grandparents are Ernie and Billie Andrews of Mammoth Spring, James Crowe of Salem, and Barbara Elliott of Camp...
Neal, Polston married at Eureka Springs (06/08/06)
Lisa Neal and Jeffrey Polston were married May 20, 2006, in Eureka Springs, Ark. The bride is the daughter of Gene and Liza Neal of Byron. She is employed with the Network of Community Options. The groom is the son of Gary and the late Doris Polston of Agnos. He is employed with First National Banking Company...
Neal, Polston married at Eureka Springs (06/08/06)
Lisa Neal and Jeffrey Polston were married May 20, 2006, in Eureka Springs, Ark. The bride is the daughter of Gene and Liza Neal of Byron. She is employed with the Network of Community Options. The groom is the son of Gary and the late Doris Polston of Agnos. He is employed with First National Banking Company...
Van Dyks to celebrate 50th anniversary (06/08/06)
William and Patricia Van Dyk will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on June 9. They were married at St. Andrew's Cathedral in Grand Rapids, Mich., but now reside in Cherokee Village. Bill and Pat Van Dyk have five children, 14 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Chris, their oldest son, and his wife, Karen, reside in Nevada. Will, Mark and Milissa live in California. And Martin, along with his wife, Cheryl, resides in Texas...
Guffeys to celebrate 25th anniversary (06/08/06)
Lynn and Mary Guffey of Viola are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary. The couple wed June 7, 1981 at Mitchell, Ark. Their children, Lucinda Bishop, Miranda Hurtt, Melinda Guffey and John Guffey, are hosting an anniversary reception for them June 11 at 2 p.m. at the Higginbotham-Miller Building in Salem...
Van Dyks to celebrate 50th anniversary (06/08/06)
William and Patricia Van Dyk will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on June 9. They were married at St. Andrew's Cathedral in Grand Rapids, Mich., but now reside in Cherokee Village. Bill and Pat Van Dyk have five children, 14 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Chris, their oldest son, and his wife, Karen, reside in Nevada. Will, Mark and Milissa live in California. And Martin, along with his wife, Cheryl, resides in Texas...
Guffeys to celebrate 25th anniversary (06/08/06)
Lynn and Mary Guffey of Viola are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary. The couple wed June 7, 1981 at Mitchell, Ark. Their children, Lucinda Bishop, Miranda Hurtt, Melinda Guffey and John Guffey, are hosting an anniversary reception for them June 11 at 2 p.m. at the Higginbotham-Miller Building in Salem...
Our View (06/08/06)
What would you say if we told you the cost of your subscription to The South Missourian News is going up 25 percent, with annual increases planned for the foreseeable future? And what if we added that you will no longer receive it on the date of publication but days later -- maybe longer?...
Boldly Going Nowhere (06/08/06)
Cholesterol is a waxy substance (a form of protein) found among the fats (lipids) in the bloodstream and in all of your body's cells. It's used to form and repair cell membranes, and needed for other important bodily functions. High-density lipoprotein (HDL) is called "good cholesterol" because it helps keep cholesterol from building up in arteries. The buildup of cholesterol impairs the flow of blood, possibly leading to a heart attack or stroke...
Boldly Going Nowhere (06/08/06)
Cholesterol is a waxy substance (a form of protein) found among the fats (lipids) in the bloodstream and in all of your body's cells. It's used to form and repair cell membranes, and needed for other important bodily functions. High-density lipoprotein (HDL) is called "good cholesterol" because it helps keep cholesterol from building up in arteries. The buildup of cholesterol impairs the flow of blood, possibly leading to a heart attack or stroke...
Our View (06/08/06)
What would you say if we told you the cost of your subscription to The South Missourian News is going up 25 percent, with annual increases planned for the foreseeable future? And what if we added that you will no longer receive it on the date of publication but days later -- maybe longer?...