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Stories from Thursday, August 31, 2006

Local officials pleased with FEMA meeting (08/31/06)
FEMA AT THAYER: Alan Prenger with the State Emergency Management Agency and Gene Morgan with the Federal Emergency Management Agency were in Thayer Aug. 23 to educate city officials and others how to fill out paperwork to receive state and local funds related to the cleanup after a storm tore through the county July 21. Photo/Sisk Lawrence...
Rhodes returns home to heal (08/31/06)
A nurse who survived a fall July 27 from the third story ledge of her Salt Lake City, Utah, apartment is back at her Salem home. Vicki Rhodes, 50, who broke both her feet in the fall, is healing after her escape from death, said Pat Crouch, Rhodes' mother...
New year, new location (08/31/06)
SINGERS: Steve Felton, ICC choir director, leads a group in the choir room in the new arts complex at Brockwell. Felton teaches over 80 students the fifth and sixth grade choir, the high school choir and a chamber choir that participates in competitions. Photo/Harris...
New faces at ICC (08/31/06)
New faces have join the administration staff at Izard County Consolidated Schools this year. Monte McCurley has been hired as the new middle school principal. He also serves as the federal programs coordinator and the transportation director. McCurley grew up at Oxford and graduated from ICC. He comes to ICC from Lyon College where he was a member of the college's athletic department...
ICC honors faculty and staff (08/31/06)
Izard County Consolidated School District recently held its 14th annual faculty and staff appreciation dinner at the Izard County High School cafeteria. The dinner has been held annually to honor its employees' service to the district. Uncle Don's Barbecue catered the dinner for all the district's employees, school board members and their families...
Finance Committee hears report from mayor (08/31/06)
The Horseshoe Bend Finance Committee met Aug. 16. Mayor Spear reported that the city received $18,739.43 in sales tax during July. He also reported that the Water Department had experienced well pump failures during the last month. Mayor Spear has instructed the police department to begin removing all signs around town that are in the road right-of-way...
Lynch awarded MS scholarships (08/31/06)
THAYER -- Samantha Lynch has worked hard to overcome many obstacles, including the challenges resulting from living with multiple sclerosis, a chronic and unpredictable disease of the central nervous system. Lynch was diagnosed with MS at age 15 but hasn't let it stop her from reaching her goals...
Dethrow earns full-tuition Olin College engineering scholarship (08/31/06)
As a standout student at Mountain Grove High School, Logan Dethrow of Mountain Grove, son of Jeanette and Mark Dethrow, had his pick of the nation's top colleges. But he decided not just to attend college, but to help build one. With a full-tuition scholarship valued at more than $130,000, Dethrow will join 89 other students from around the country this fall to form the fifth freshman class of the highly selective Franklin W. ...
DNR plans informational meeting (08/31/06)
THAYER -- The Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will hold an informational meeting Sept. 7 to discuss issues related to Grand Gulf State Park near Thayer. The meeting will be held from noon to 1 p.m. at the Country Cottage, located at 720 Highway 19 in Thayer. The public is invited...
Mammoth Spring gears up for Solemn Old Judge Day (08/31/06)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- A full day of activities is scheduled for this year's Solemn Ole Judge Day Sept. 2 in Mammoth Spring. Mammoth Spring Chamber of Commerce President Jennifer Crowe said music will highlight the day. "Live music will be performed throughout the day at Brown's Cars parking lot," Crowe said...
Traffic stop nets arrest (08/31/06)
Driving too slow through Fulton County may cost a Turell man and two companions time in prison. Prentis Rupert, 38, has been charged with possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver and possession of methamphetamine with intent to use, both felonies, after a traffic stop Aug. 19 on Highway 62 east of Salem...
Suspect named in bank heist (08/31/06)
A man who robbed First Community Bank in Hardy at gunpoint Aug. 8 is also being sought in connection to armed robberies at a Bloomsdale, Mo., bank Aug. 15 and an Adrian, Mo., bank Aug. 24. "When you just look at the video, it looks like the same guy," said Capt. Mark Maples of the Saint Genevieve, Mo., Sheriff's Office. Bloomsdale lies in Saint Genevieve County...
New program creates a writing portfolio (08/31/06)
THAYER -- The Thayer communication arts teachers spent many hours last year in meetings and workshops making sure the Thayer communications arts program was in line with the Missouri state grade level expectations (GLEs) and introducing new, innovative ideas into the curriculum...
Police say Franklin man admits to deviant sexual acts (08/31/06)
Jerry Lee Kerr, 40, of Franklin was arrested Aug. 26 after Deputy Charley Melton received complaints from the family of a 7-year-old male victim. The child gave Deputy Melton and State Police Investigator Janet Cooper detailed statements regarding numerous specific sexual acts performed by Kerr on the victim and acts Kerr forced the victim to perform on him...
Local officials pleased with FEMA meeting (08/31/06)
FEMA AT THAYER: Alan Prenger with the State Emergency Management Agency and Gene Morgan with the Federal Emergency Management Agency were in Thayer Aug. 23 to educate city officials and others how to fill out paperwork to receive state and local funds related to the cleanup after a storm tore through the county July 21. Photo/Sisk Lawrence...
Rhodes returns home to heal (08/31/06)
A nurse who survived a fall July 27 from the third story ledge of her Salt Lake City, Utah, apartment is back at her Salem home. Vicki Rhodes, 50, who broke both her feet in the fall, is healing after her escape from death, said Pat Crouch, Rhodes' mother...
Suspect named in bank heist (08/31/06)
A man who robbed First Community Bank in Hardy at gunpoint Aug. 8 is also being sought in connection to armed robberies at a Bloomsdale, Mo., bank Aug. 15 and an Adrian, Mo., bank Aug. 24. "When you just look at the video, it looks like the same guy," said Capt. Mark Maples of the Saint Genevieve, Mo., Sheriff's Office. Bloomsdale lies in Saint Genevieve County...
Mammoth Spring gears up for Solemn Old Judge Day (08/31/06)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- A full day of activities is scheduled for this year's Solemn Ole Judge Day Sept. 2 in Mammoth Spring. Mammoth Spring Chamber of Commerce President Jennifer Crowe said music will highlight the day. "Live music will be performed throughout the day at Brown's Cars parking lot," Crowe said...
New year, new location (08/31/06)
SINGERS: Steve Felton, ICC choir director, leads a group in the choir room in the new arts complex at Brockwell. Felton teaches over 80 students the fifth and sixth grade choir, the high school choir and a chamber choir that participates in competitions. Photo/Harris...
Police say Franklin man admits to deviant sexual acts (08/31/06)
Jerry Lee Kerr, 40, of Franklin was arrested Aug. 26 after Deputy Charley Melton received complaints from the family of a 7-year-old male victim. The child gave Deputy Melton and State Police Investigator Janet Cooper detailed statements regarding numerous specific sexual acts performed by Kerr on the victim and acts Kerr forced the victim to perform on him...
New faces at ICC (08/31/06)
New faces have join the administration staff at Izard County Consolidated Schools this year. Monte McCurley has been hired as the new middle school principal. He also serves as the federal programs coordinator and the transportation director. McCurley grew up at Oxford and graduated from ICC. He comes to ICC from Lyon College where he was a member of the college's athletic department...
New program creates a writing portfolio (08/31/06)
THAYER -- The Thayer communication arts teachers spent many hours last year in meetings and workshops making sure the Thayer communications arts program was in line with the Missouri state grade level expectations (GLEs) and introducing new, innovative ideas into the curriculum...
Traffic stop nets arrest (08/31/06)
Driving too slow through Fulton County may cost a Turell man and two companions time in prison. Prentis Rupert, 38, has been charged with possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver and possession of methamphetamine with intent to use, both felonies, after a traffic stop Aug. 19 on Highway 62 east of Salem...
ICC honors faculty and staff (08/31/06)
Izard County Consolidated School District recently held its 14th annual faculty and staff appreciation dinner at the Izard County High School cafeteria. The dinner has been held annually to honor its employees' service to the district. Uncle Don's Barbecue catered the dinner for all the district's employees, school board members and their families...
Finance Committee hears report from mayor (08/31/06)
The Horseshoe Bend Finance Committee met Aug. 16. Mayor Spear reported that the city received $18,739.43 in sales tax during July. He also reported that the Water Department had experienced well pump failures during the last month. Mayor Spear has instructed the police department to begin removing all signs around town that are in the road right-of-way...
DNR plans informational meeting (08/31/06)
THAYER -- The Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will hold an informational meeting Sept. 7 to discuss issues related to Grand Gulf State Park near Thayer. The meeting will be held from noon to 1 p.m. at the Country Cottage, located at 720 Highway 19 in Thayer. The public is invited...
Lynch awarded MS scholarships (08/31/06)
THAYER -- Samantha Lynch has worked hard to overcome many obstacles, including the challenges resulting from living with multiple sclerosis, a chronic and unpredictable disease of the central nervous system. Lynch was diagnosed with MS at age 15 but hasn't let it stop her from reaching her goals...
Dethrow earns full-tuition Olin College engineering scholarship (08/31/06)
As a standout student at Mountain Grove High School, Logan Dethrow of Mountain Grove, son of Jeanette and Mark Dethrow, had his pick of the nation's top colleges. But he decided not just to attend college, but to help build one. With a full-tuition scholarship valued at more than $130,000, Dethrow will join 89 other students from around the country this fall to form the fifth freshman class of the highly selective Franklin W. ...
Knox attends international conference (08/31/06)
Dr. Thomas E. Knox, an orthopaedic surgeon in Mountain Home for more than 20 years, attended the Fourth International Shoulder Course 2006 in Villach, Austria. Included was a three-day scientific program, a technical exhibition and workshops. The biennial event was organized by the ISC executive committee, chaired by Georg Lajtai of Austria, with two additional members from Austria and one from Switzerland. ...
Free concert at Hardy this weekend (08/31/06)
A free concert will be held in downtown Hardy Sept. 2 at 1 p.m. with Big Red and the Soul Benders, Bodagus and Slam Hound.
Jones reunion to be held at Brockwell (08/31/06)
Descendants of Alexander Jones will hold a reunion Sept. 9 at the Izard County Senior Citizens Center in Brockwell. The event will begin at 10 a.m. with potluck at noon. Recognition of families will follow the noon meal. For more information contact Marie Yancey a 870-258-3743...
Arts fair planned at Ozarka College (08/31/06)
The public is invited to the 6th Annual Arts Fair Sept. 16 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Ozarka College in Ash Flat. The purpose of the arts fair is to give the public the opportunity to meet and talk to area artists, writers and musicians. A new feature this year will be a place for kids to learn about art. ...
Antique show and sale set in Hardy (08/31/06)
Antique dealers from across Arkansas and surrounding states will converge on the small town of Hardy on Sept. 2 and Sept. 3 for the 23rd annual Old Hardy Town Antique Show and Sale. Dealers will be displaying their finest collectibles, rarities and fine antique items and furniture in the Old Hardy Gym meeting center...
Brown to perform at fair (08/31/06)
T. Graham Brown will be at the District Fair on Saturday night Sept. 30 at 8 p.m. at the Boyce and Irene Cook Amphitheater. Advance tickets will go on sale Sept. 1 for $15 each. With an advance ticket concert goers will get into the fair free. The tickets will go on sale at various locations to be announced at a later date. The livestock entries are due Sept. 1. The Web contains further information: www.ncadistrictfair. org/FallFair. Entry forms are available in the county Extension office...
Antique show and sale set in Hardy (08/31/06)
Antique dealers from across Arkansas and surrounding states will converge on the small town of Hardy on Sept. 2 and Sept. 3 for the 23rd annual Old Hardy Town Antique Show and Sale. Dealers will be displaying their finest collectibles, rarities and fine antique items and furniture in the Old Hardy Gym meeting center...
Knox attends international conference (08/31/06)
Dr. Thomas E. Knox, an orthopaedic surgeon in Mountain Home for more than 20 years, attended the Fourth International Shoulder Course 2006 in Villach, Austria. Included was a three-day scientific program, a technical exhibition and workshops. The biennial event was organized by the ISC executive committee, chaired by Georg Lajtai of Austria, with two additional members from Austria and one from Switzerland. ...
Arts fair planned at Ozarka College (08/31/06)
The public is invited to the 6th Annual Arts Fair Sept. 16 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Ozarka College in Ash Flat. The purpose of the arts fair is to give the public the opportunity to meet and talk to area artists, writers and musicians. A new feature this year will be a place for kids to learn about art. ...
Jones reunion to be held at Brockwell (08/31/06)
Descendants of Alexander Jones will hold a reunion Sept. 9 at the Izard County Senior Citizens Center in Brockwell. The event will begin at 10 a.m. with potluck at noon. Recognition of families will follow the noon meal. For more information contact Marie Yancey a 870-258-3743...
Brown to perform at fair (08/31/06)
T. Graham Brown will be at the District Fair on Saturday night Sept. 30 at 8 p.m. at the Boyce and Irene Cook Amphitheater. Advance tickets will go on sale Sept. 1 for $15 each. With an advance ticket concert goers will get into the fair free. The tickets will go on sale at various locations to be announced at a later date. The livestock entries are due Sept. 1. The Web contains further information: www.ncadistrictfair. org/FallFair. Entry forms are available in the county Extension office...
Free concert at Hardy this weekend (08/31/06)
A free concert will be held in downtown Hardy Sept. 2 at 1 p.m. with Big Red and the Soul Benders, Bodagus and Slam Hound.
Dove hunters should get HIP (08/31/06)
After hunters acquire a plentiful supply of field loads for their shotguns, after they've got the warm weather camo clothes ready, and after they've checked on a good place to hunt doves, they should be sure they're HIP. Harvest Information Program is the formal name, but everyone from hunters to license clerks just says HIP...
Majors named Wildlife Officer of the Year (08/31/06)
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission announced Cpl. Chris Majors Arkansas' 2006 Wildlife Officer of the Year at its July 27 meeting in Little Rock. The award is based on law enforcement work, as well as efforts with other AGFC divisions, agencies and the public...
MSU-WP volleyball tickets on sale; basketball to follow (08/31/06)
Area residents who want to catch all of the home-court action of the Missouri State University-West Plains Lady Grizzly volleyball team this season will have the opportunity to reserve their seats. Members of the Grizzly Booster Club will soon begin receiving their season tickets to the eight Lady Grizzly home volleyball matches and tournaments scheduled this year...
Dove hunters should get HIP (08/31/06)
After hunters acquire a plentiful supply of field loads for their shotguns, after they've got the warm weather camo clothes ready, and after they've checked on a good place to hunt doves, they should be sure they're HIP. Harvest Information Program is the formal name, but everyone from hunters to license clerks just says HIP...
Majors named Wildlife Officer of the Year (08/31/06)
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission announced Cpl. Chris Majors Arkansas' 2006 Wildlife Officer of the Year at its July 27 meeting in Little Rock. The award is based on law enforcement work, as well as efforts with other AGFC divisions, agencies and the public...
MSU-WP volleyball tickets on sale; basketball to follow (08/31/06)
Area residents who want to catch all of the home-court action of the Missouri State University-West Plains Lady Grizzly volleyball team this season will have the opportunity to reserve their seats. Members of the Grizzly Booster Club will soon begin receiving their season tickets to the eight Lady Grizzly home volleyball matches and tournaments scheduled this year...
Jenetta P. Lindsey (08/31/06)
Jenetta P. Lindsey, 68, of Williford died Aug. 26, 2006, in the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She was born Nov. 14, 1938, in Walnut Ridge, the daughter of Lee and Meda Marshall Powell. She married Fred Lindsey at First Baptist Church in Ravenden Springs on Nov. 14, 1954...
Clyde Johnson (08/31/06)
Clyde Johnson, 89, of Memphis, died Aug. 23, 2006, at his home. He was born Sept. 17, 1916, at Sardis, Miss., the son of the late William Anderson and Anna Viola (Pruitt) Johnson, He was a retired heavy equipment operator, a United States Navy veteran, a lifelong member of the Teamsters Union and was of the Baptist faith...
Kenneth A. Poulson Sr. (08/31/06)
Kenneth A. Poulson, 79, died at his daughter's home Aug. 18, 2006. He was born in Racine, Wis., on Aug. 10, 1927, to Andrew and Rigmor (Petersen) Poulson. He served in the United States Army from October 1945 to April 1947 and was active with the occupation forces in Japan...
Elijah (Lige) Pierce (08/31/06)
Elijah (Lige) Desmon Pierce of Salem, son of the late Alvie Pierce and Lennie Durham Pierce, was born July 2, 1925, in Ott, Ark. He died Aug. 24, 2006, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 81. He served his country in the United States Army during World War II. He was one of the Tennessee Volunteers, 30th Division, who fought the Battle of The Bulge...
Edith Helen Watson (08/31/06)
Edith Helen Watson, 88, of Alton was born July 30. 1918, in Oregon County, Mo., and died Aug. 21, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center. Survivors include two daughters, Lillian Bridges of Alton, and Nancy Todd of West Plains; one son, John Deckard of Gilroy, Calif.; one sister, Ann Garren of Centralia, Ill.; five grandchildren, Lester and David Todd, Ellen Bain, Lisa Narvetta and Patrick Bridges; six great-grandchildren, Robert, Kimberly, Kelly, Katherine, Frankie and Elena; and numerous other relatives and friends.. ...
Vernell B. Rickert (08/31/06)
Vernell B. Rickert, 88, of Cherokee Village died Aug. 21, 2006, at her residence. She was born Sept. 15, 1917, in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of Herman Sackhoff and Emma (Glaser) Sackhoff. She retired as a credit manager for Sears Roebuck and Company...
Geraldine Rawlings (08/31/06)
Geraldine Rawlings, 80, of Cave City died Aug. 21, 2006, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born April 9, 1926, at Floral, Ark., the daughter of the late Commie A. and Mamie L. (Sandefur) Nicholson. She was a homemaker and a member of Mount Tabor Methodist Church at Cave City...
Wesley "Pete" Langston (08/31/06)
Wesley "Pete" Langston, 89, of Salem, son of the late Absolum Waters and Minnie Julie (Brooks) Langston, was born July 7, 1917, at Wiseman, Ark. He died Aug. 22, 2006, in Salem. He married Norma Ray Isenhower on May 27, 1938, in Mammoth Spring. He worked as a welder for Unit Rig and Equipment Company in Tulsa, Okla. He retired and moved to Salem in 1976. He was a member of the Immanuel Baptist Church in Salem,...
Hughie V. Davis (08/31/06)
Hughie Viola Davis, 89, of Independence, Mo., died Aug. 19, 2006, at Maywood Terrace Living Center, Independence. She was born April 1, 1917, in Couch, Mo., the daughter of the late George Edgar and Maggie Elizabeth (Combs) Storms. She was married to Ralph Davis. ...
Madge (Combs) Roach (08/31/06)
Madge Mae (Combs) Roach was born May 10, 1926, at Myrtle, Mo., and died Aug. 4, 2006, at St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa, Okla. Roach was a graduate of Couch High School and taught school in this area for a short time. Then she went to Tulsa where she married, worked and retired from Froug's Depart-ment Stores. Then she worked for Mays Drugs for 16 years until the time of her death. She will be greatly missed by her family, friends and people she worked with...
Evelyn Turner Sutherland (08/31/06)
Evelyn Turner Sutherland, a retired seamstress, died at her home in Mammoth Spring, Aug. 22, 2006, at the age of 89. She was born Feb. 7, 1917, in Kennett, Mo., the daughter of the late C.R. Settlemoir and Ethel Curtis Settlemoir. She was united in marriage on May 16, 1936, in Kennett to Frank Turner, who preceded her in death, June 30, 1979. She was united in marriage Feb. 6, 1983, in Thayer to Damon Sutherland who preceded her in death June 24, 2004...
Barney Snyder (08/31/06)
Barney Freeman Snyder, 68, of Cave City, died Aug. 22, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Nov. 16, 1937, in Poughkeepsie, Ark., the son of Henry Arien and Florence Gladys (Eaves) Snyder. He was a member of the Mount View Missionary Baptist Church of Cave City where he served many years as a deacon and Sunday School teacher and 30 years as music director. ...
Evelyn Turner Sutherland (08/31/06)
Evelyn Turner Sutherland, a retired seamstress, died at her home in Mammoth Spring, Aug. 22, 2006, at the age of 89. She was born Feb. 7, 1917, in Kennett, Mo., the daughter of the late C.R. Settlemoir and Ethel Curtis Settlemoir. She was united in marriage on May 16, 1936, in Kennett to Frank Turner, who preceded her in death, June 30, 1979. She was united in marriage Feb. 6, 1983, in Thayer to Damon Sutherland who preceded her in death June 24, 2004...
Madge (Combs) Roach (08/31/06)
Madge Mae (Combs) Roach was born May 10, 1926, at Myrtle, Mo., and died Aug. 4, 2006, at St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa, Okla. Roach was a graduate of Couch High School and taught school in this area for a short time. Then she went to Tulsa where she married, worked and retired from Froug's Depart-ment Stores. Then she worked for Mays Drugs for 16 years until the time of her death. She will be greatly missed by her family, friends and people she worked with...
Wesley "Pete" Langston (08/31/06)
Wesley "Pete" Langston, 89, of Salem, son of the late Absolum Waters and Minnie Julie (Brooks) Langston, was born July 7, 1917, at Wiseman, Ark. He died Aug. 22, 2006, in Salem. He married Norma Ray Isenhower on May 27, 1938, in Mammoth Spring. He worked as a welder for Unit Rig and Equipment Company in Tulsa, Okla. He retired and moved to Salem in 1976. He was a member of the Immanuel Baptist Church in Salem,...
Jenetta P. Lindsey (08/31/06)
Jenetta P. Lindsey, 68, of Williford died Aug. 26, 2006, in the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She was born Nov. 14, 1938, in Walnut Ridge, the daughter of Lee and Meda Marshall Powell. She married Fred Lindsey at First Baptist Church in Ravenden Springs on Nov. 14, 1954...
Edith Helen Watson (08/31/06)
Edith Helen Watson, 88, of Alton was born July 30. 1918, in Oregon County, Mo., and died Aug. 21, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center. Survivors include two daughters, Lillian Bridges of Alton, and Nancy Todd of West Plains; one son, John Deckard of Gilroy, Calif.; one sister, Ann Garren of Centralia, Ill.; five grandchildren, Lester and David Todd, Ellen Bain, Lisa Narvetta and Patrick Bridges; six great-grandchildren, Robert, Kimberly, Kelly, Katherine, Frankie and Elena; and numerous other relatives and friends.. ...
Clyde Johnson (08/31/06)
Clyde Johnson, 89, of Memphis, died Aug. 23, 2006, at his home. He was born Sept. 17, 1916, at Sardis, Miss., the son of the late William Anderson and Anna Viola (Pruitt) Johnson, He was a retired heavy equipment operator, a United States Navy veteran, a lifelong member of the Teamsters Union and was of the Baptist faith...
Kenneth A. Poulson Sr. (08/31/06)
Kenneth A. Poulson, 79, died at his daughter's home Aug. 18, 2006. He was born in Racine, Wis., on Aug. 10, 1927, to Andrew and Rigmor (Petersen) Poulson. He served in the United States Army from October 1945 to April 1947 and was active with the occupation forces in Japan...
Elijah (Lige) Pierce (08/31/06)
Elijah (Lige) Desmon Pierce of Salem, son of the late Alvie Pierce and Lennie Durham Pierce, was born July 2, 1925, in Ott, Ark. He died Aug. 24, 2006, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 81. He served his country in the United States Army during World War II. He was one of the Tennessee Volunteers, 30th Division, who fought the Battle of The Bulge...
Vernell B. Rickert (08/31/06)
Vernell B. Rickert, 88, of Cherokee Village died Aug. 21, 2006, at her residence. She was born Sept. 15, 1917, in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of Herman Sackhoff and Emma (Glaser) Sackhoff. She retired as a credit manager for Sears Roebuck and Company...
Hughie V. Davis (08/31/06)
Hughie Viola Davis, 89, of Independence, Mo., died Aug. 19, 2006, at Maywood Terrace Living Center, Independence. She was born April 1, 1917, in Couch, Mo., the daughter of the late George Edgar and Maggie Elizabeth (Combs) Storms. She was married to Ralph Davis. ...
Barney Snyder (08/31/06)
Barney Freeman Snyder, 68, of Cave City, died Aug. 22, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Nov. 16, 1937, in Poughkeepsie, Ark., the son of Henry Arien and Florence Gladys (Eaves) Snyder. He was a member of the Mount View Missionary Baptist Church of Cave City where he served many years as a deacon and Sunday School teacher and 30 years as music director. ...
Geraldine Rawlings (08/31/06)
Geraldine Rawlings, 80, of Cave City died Aug. 21, 2006, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born April 9, 1926, at Floral, Ark., the daughter of the late Commie A. and Mamie L. (Sandefur) Nicholson. She was a homemaker and a member of Mount Tabor Methodist Church at Cave City...
Brandon Michael Prince (08/31/06)
Michael Prince and Jessica Blodgett of Thayer are the parents of a baby boy, Brandon Michael Prince. He was born at 2:47 p.m. Aug. 21, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. He weighed 9 pounds, 3 1/2 ounces and was 21 3/4 inches long. His siblings are Haleigh, 10, and Dylan, 5. Grandparents are Jeff and Donna Rhoades of Koshkonong and Cathy Prince of Thayer...
Former Salem resident publishes book (08/31/06)
PublishAmerica recently published My Awesome Journey with Jesus: A Trek Down Memory Lane by Vada Lee Barkley of Oklahoma City, Okla., formerly of Salem. Events in this book span the most radically changing century in history. Beginning with her mother's wedding, the author traces divine leadership throughout the 20th and into the 21st century...
FIVE GENERATIONS: (08/31/06)
FIVE GENERATIONS: Family and friends gathered together at the residence of Ruth Foster of Elizabeth to celebrate her 86th birthday on Aug. 12. She was born on Aug. 13, 1920. Five generations were present. From left are Marvene Smoot, Rosetta Holstine, Ruth Foster holding Kyler Willett and Kristin Willett...
Savannah Dawn Sims (08/31/06)
Wesley and Rebecca Sims of West Plains, Mo., are the parents of a baby girl, Savannah Dawn. She was born at 7:19 p.m. Aug. 22, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. She weighed 6 pounds, 10 1/2 ounces and was 20 inches long. Her sibling is William, 22 months. Grandparents are David and Jeanna Blackford of Mammoth Spring and Kevin and Pam Jolicoeur of Olmstead, Ky...
Kyler Joe Anderson Willett (08/31/06)
Jason and Kristin Willett of Sturkie announce the birth of their son, Kyler Joe Anderson Willett, born July 10, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces and was 19.5 inches long. Grandparents are Marvene Smoot of Viola, Kelly and Kristi Smoot of Claremore, Okla., Ross and Brenda Gatewood of Salem, and Thadnel and Pam Willett of Sturkie...
Journey Lenn Aronoff (08/31/06)
Journey Lenn Aronoff was born Aug. 17, 2006, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Joneboro, Ark., the daughter of Michael and Dayna Aronoff of Cherokee Village. She weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces and was welcomd by siblings, Samantha Munroe Aronoff, 18, Caroln Munroe Aronoff, 14, and Bethany Munore Arnonoff, 13...
Abigail Chyanne Stanford (08/31/06)
Natosha Goodman and Jarrett Stanford of Ash Flat announce the birth of a daughter on Aug. 21, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. The baby has been named Abigail Chyanne Stanford. She weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces. Grandparents are Carmen and Ed "Bo" Goodman, Renee and Mike Stanford...
Journey Lenn Aronoff (08/31/06)
Journey Lenn Aronoff was born Aug. 17, 2006, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Joneboro, Ark., the daughter of Michael and Dayna Aronoff of Cherokee Village. She weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces and was welcomd by siblings, Samantha Munroe Aronoff, 18, Caroln Munroe Aronoff, 14, and Bethany Munore Arnonoff, 13...
Abigail Chyanne Stanford (08/31/06)
Natosha Goodman and Jarrett Stanford of Ash Flat announce the birth of a daughter on Aug. 21, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. The baby has been named Abigail Chyanne Stanford. She weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces. Grandparents are Carmen and Ed "Bo" Goodman, Renee and Mike Stanford...
Savannah Dawn Sims (08/31/06)
Wesley and Rebecca Sims of West Plains, Mo., are the parents of a baby girl, Savannah Dawn. She was born at 7:19 p.m. Aug. 22, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. She weighed 6 pounds, 10 1/2 ounces and was 20 inches long. Her sibling is William, 22 months. Grandparents are David and Jeanna Blackford of Mammoth Spring and Kevin and Pam Jolicoeur of Olmstead, Ky...
FIVE GENERATIONS: (08/31/06)
FIVE GENERATIONS: Family and friends gathered together at the residence of Ruth Foster of Elizabeth to celebrate her 86th birthday on Aug. 12. She was born on Aug. 13, 1920. Five generations were present. From left are Marvene Smoot, Rosetta Holstine, Ruth Foster holding Kyler Willett and Kristin Willett...
Former Salem resident publishes book (08/31/06)
PublishAmerica recently published My Awesome Journey with Jesus: A Trek Down Memory Lane by Vada Lee Barkley of Oklahoma City, Okla., formerly of Salem. Events in this book span the most radically changing century in history. Beginning with her mother's wedding, the author traces divine leadership throughout the 20th and into the 21st century...
Brandon Michael Prince (08/31/06)
Michael Prince and Jessica Blodgett of Thayer are the parents of a baby boy, Brandon Michael Prince. He was born at 2:47 p.m. Aug. 21, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. He weighed 9 pounds, 3 1/2 ounces and was 21 3/4 inches long. His siblings are Haleigh, 10, and Dylan, 5. Grandparents are Jeff and Donna Rhoades of Koshkonong and Cathy Prince of Thayer...
Kyler Joe Anderson Willett (08/31/06)
Jason and Kristin Willett of Sturkie announce the birth of their son, Kyler Joe Anderson Willett, born July 10, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces and was 19.5 inches long. Grandparents are Marvene Smoot of Viola, Kelly and Kristi Smoot of Claremore, Okla., Ross and Brenda Gatewood of Salem, and Thadnel and Pam Willett of Sturkie...
Boldly Going Nowhere (08/31/06)
In 1997, Sean David Morton of Delphi Associates posted a fascinating Web article which I condensed below. Magda Zeitfeld's father, a plastic surgeon, operated the largest plastic surgery clinic in Berlin, Germany, in the 1930s. He put Magda and her brother through medical school and they both soon joined his medical practice...
Boldly Going Nowhere (08/31/06)
In 1997, Sean David Morton of Delphi Associates posted a fascinating Web article which I condensed below. Magda Zeitfeld's father, a plastic surgeon, operated the largest plastic surgery clinic in Berlin, Germany, in the 1930s. He put Magda and her brother through medical school and they both soon joined his medical practice...