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Stories from Thursday, February 15, 2007

Healthy Heart Walk planned at Thayer (02/15/07)
OREGON COUNTY -- February is Heart Awareness Month. Ladies Only in Thayer and The Bank of Thayer, in conjunction with the Oregon County Health Department, will hold a Fitness and Wellness Healthy Heart 5K Fun Walk Feb. 24 at the Thayer Fun and Friends Senior Citizens Center...
Emergency response trailer arrives (02/15/07)
WEST PLAINS - A 24-foot emergency response trailer made its way to Ozarks Medical Center recently, providing a missing link in the region's emergency response plan, said West Plains Fire Department Chief Tim Bean. The trailer and contents are to be used during disasters or mass casualty incidents. ...
Watchful eyes capture robbery suspect (02/15/07)
Hardy Assistant Police Chief James Hutchison said he doesn't know how the Cherokee Village man who allegedly robbed First National Banking Company in Mammoth Spring made it to Hardy. "He was extremely drunk," said Hutchison, who arrested alleged robber Michael William Brill, 46, on Highway 62/412 near King Catfish Feb. 5...
Crowd gathers to discuss new dog ordinance for Calico Rock (02/15/07)
Talks regarding a stiffer dog ordinance drew crowds and sparked discussion at the Feb. 12 meeting of the Calico Rock City Council. The interest surrounding the city's dog ordinance is a result of the Dec. 20, 2006 dog attack on 81-year-old Sue Kizzia...
Reduced price spay clinic set (02/15/07)
THAYER -- Langley Animal Clinic and Cover Lumber Company of Thayer have teamed up once again to offer a reduced priced spay clinic for dogs and cats in Oregon and Fulton counties. Maureen Calvin said the fee for cats will be $15 and the fee for a dog will be $20...
Reward offered for information about Rebekah Gould murder (02/15/07)
A reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for the 2004 slaying of Rebekah Gould. Norma Gibson, president of Because We Care, a nonprofit organization based in Mountain View, Ark., said her group has raised $1,100 to help find Gould's killer...
Relay for Life events scheduled (02/15/07)
THAYER -- Relay for Life activities in Oregon County are gearing up and local Relay for Life organizer Janie Thompson said two events are already scheduled in March. The Thayer City Hall Relay for Life Team will hold a bowling tournament at Thayer Lanes March 3, starting at 10 a.m...
Cousins charged in burglary (02/15/07)
Dustin Dawson of Salem said even though a lot has been returned, he still has not gotten back everything that was recently stolen from his residence. Jan. 12 cousins Billy Griggs, 35, and Joey Griggs, 32, allegedly broke into three sheds, a truck and a child's clubhouse on Dawson's property in Fulton County, stealing over $10,500 worth of merchandise and causing over $1,500 worth of damage, according to authorities...
Gitzen served with additional charges (02/15/07)
HOWELL COUNTY -- A Thayer man was served warrants Feb. 5 while in the Howell County Jail. He was in jail charged with a probation violation stemming from a manufacture of methamphetamine charge in November. Last week, Mark R. Gitzen, 39, was charged with resisting arrest, attempting to manufacture methamphetamine and possession of methamphetamine...
Good grades = Mustang + more (02/15/07)
Freedom Ford in Melbourne is doing it again; except this time, Dell laptop computers are involved. After the success and excitement generated by last year's "Strive to Drive" contest, Freedom Ford owners decided they would do it again, according to Freedom Ford co-owner Jack Yancey...
Cox to serve 7 years (02/15/07)
A Fulton County man will soon take up residence in the Arkansas Department of Correction. Joshua Cox of Mammoth Spring was sentenced to serve seven years in the Department of Correction after negotiating a no-contest plea to felony arson charges Feb. 5...
Sheriff fined for law violation (02/15/07)
Money is the culprit in Fulton County Sheriff Walter Dillinger's second go-round with the Arkansas Ethics Commission. In August 2006 Dillinger signed an offer of settlement, and by doing so, admitted to violating state campaign ethics codes, according to a letter issued by the commission director, Graham Sloan...
Life saving project discussed (02/15/07)
FLOOD CONCERNS: Joey Bradley, center, Steve Richey, right, and Jaysson Funkhouser, surface water specialist with the USGS, left, look over a display showing where three flood warning systems to serve the upper Spring River would be located if funding can be found. Photo/Wulff...
Teens charged with DUI in fatal wreck (02/15/07)
After a swarm of rumors and nine months of uncertainty, charges have been filed against two 2006 Highland High School seniors involved in the May 16 car wreck that resulted in the death of 77-year-old Eugenie Rubel of Hardy. Jan. 18 the Highland Police Department was directed by District Prosecutor Joe Grider to charge Chase Renihan of Ash Flat and Joseph Herum of rural Hardy, both 18, with driving under the influence after blood samples taken at the scene of the accident tested positive for alcohol, according to Highland Officer Jeremy Stevens, who worked the wreck in May.. ...
Thayer musician has super gig (02/15/07)
THAYER -- Thayer resident and city councilman Mike Harber recently had an experience many sports fans would have loved being a part of. He played guitar for the 2007 Super Bowl's Most Valuable Player, Payton Manning, while Manning sang "Rocky Top" and "You Don't Have to Call Me Darlin, Darlin."...
Man shot in scuffle with police (02/15/07)
DANGEROUS CHASE: James Arnold was apprehended on McCormick Road near Highland Feb. 9. Arnold, who was driving this truck, fled from Special Agent Wendall Jines and a chase ensued. Once Arnold lost control of the truck, Jines used his unmarked Chevrolet Impala to help keep Arnold from fleeing further. Photo/Wulff...
Building condemned (02/15/07)
CONDEMNED: This building located on Main Street in Mammoth Spring was voted condemned at the Feb. 5 Mammoth Spring City Council. The building is owned by Wayne Michaels and in the past housed the business Michaels' Antiques. Photo Sisk/Lawrence MAMMOTH SPRING -- The Mammoth Spring City Council passed a new ordinance Feb. 5 condemning a building on Main Street...
Reduced price spay clinic set (02/15/07)
THAYER -- Langley Animal Clinic and Cover Lumber Company of Thayer have teamed up once again to offer a reduced priced spay clinic for dogs and cats in Oregon and Fulton counties. Maureen Calvin said the fee for cats will be $15 and the fee for a dog will be $20...
Crowd gathers to discuss new dog ordinance for Calico Rock (02/15/07)
Talks regarding a stiffer dog ordinance drew crowds and sparked discussion at the Feb. 12 meeting of the Calico Rock City Council. The interest surrounding the city's dog ordinance is a result of the Dec. 20, 2006 dog attack on 81-year-old Sue Kizzia...
Watchful eyes capture robbery suspect (02/15/07)
Hardy Assistant Police Chief James Hutchison said he doesn't know how the Cherokee Village man who allegedly robbed First National Banking Company in Mammoth Spring made it to Hardy. "He was extremely drunk," said Hutchison, who arrested alleged robber Michael William Brill, 46, on Highway 62/412 near King Catfish Feb. 5...
Emergency response trailer arrives (02/15/07)
WEST PLAINS - A 24-foot emergency response trailer made its way to Ozarks Medical Center recently, providing a missing link in the region's emergency response plan, said West Plains Fire Department Chief Tim Bean. The trailer and contents are to be used during disasters or mass casualty incidents. ...
Reward offered for information about Rebekah Gould murder (02/15/07)
A reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for the 2004 slaying of Rebekah Gould. Norma Gibson, president of Because We Care, a nonprofit organization based in Mountain View, Ark., said her group has raised $1,100 to help find Gould's killer...
Relay for Life events scheduled (02/15/07)
THAYER -- Relay for Life activities in Oregon County are gearing up and local Relay for Life organizer Janie Thompson said two events are already scheduled in March. The Thayer City Hall Relay for Life Team will hold a bowling tournament at Thayer Lanes March 3, starting at 10 a.m...
Thayer musician has super gig (02/15/07)
THAYER -- Thayer resident and city councilman Mike Harber recently had an experience many sports fans would have loved being a part of. He played guitar for the 2007 Super Bowl's Most Valuable Player, Payton Manning, while Manning sang "Rocky Top" and "You Don't Have to Call Me Darlin, Darlin."...
Cousins charged in burglary (02/15/07)
Dustin Dawson of Salem said even though a lot has been returned, he still has not gotten back everything that was recently stolen from his residence. Jan. 12 cousins Billy Griggs, 35, and Joey Griggs, 32, allegedly broke into three sheds, a truck and a child's clubhouse on Dawson's property in Fulton County, stealing over $10,500 worth of merchandise and causing over $1,500 worth of damage, according to authorities...
Man shot in scuffle with police (02/15/07)
DANGEROUS CHASE: James Arnold was apprehended on McCormick Road near Highland Feb. 9. Arnold, who was driving this truck, fled from Special Agent Wendall Jines and a chase ensued. Once Arnold lost control of the truck, Jines used his unmarked Chevrolet Impala to help keep Arnold from fleeing further. Photo/Wulff...
Sheriff fined for law violation (02/15/07)
Money is the culprit in Fulton County Sheriff Walter Dillinger's second go-round with the Arkansas Ethics Commission. In August 2006 Dillinger signed an offer of settlement, and by doing so, admitted to violating state campaign ethics codes, according to a letter issued by the commission director, Graham Sloan...
Teens charged with DUI in fatal wreck (02/15/07)
After a swarm of rumors and nine months of uncertainty, charges have been filed against two 2006 Highland High School seniors involved in the May 16 car wreck that resulted in the death of 77-year-old Eugenie Rubel of Hardy. Jan. 18 the Highland Police Department was directed by District Prosecutor Joe Grider to charge Chase Renihan of Ash Flat and Joseph Herum of rural Hardy, both 18, with driving under the influence after blood samples taken at the scene of the accident tested positive for alcohol, according to Highland Officer Jeremy Stevens, who worked the wreck in May.. ...
Building condemned (02/15/07)
CONDEMNED: This building located on Main Street in Mammoth Spring was voted condemned at the Feb. 5 Mammoth Spring City Council. The building is owned by Wayne Michaels and in the past housed the business Michaels' Antiques. Photo Sisk/Lawrence MAMMOTH SPRING -- The Mammoth Spring City Council passed a new ordinance Feb. 5 condemning a building on Main Street...
Life saving project discussed (02/15/07)
FLOOD CONCERNS: Joey Bradley, center, Steve Richey, right, and Jaysson Funkhouser, surface water specialist with the USGS, left, look over a display showing where three flood warning systems to serve the upper Spring River would be located if funding can be found. Photo/Wulff...
Cox to serve 7 years (02/15/07)
A Fulton County man will soon take up residence in the Arkansas Department of Correction. Joshua Cox of Mammoth Spring was sentenced to serve seven years in the Department of Correction after negotiating a no-contest plea to felony arson charges Feb. 5...
Good grades = Mustang + more (02/15/07)
Freedom Ford in Melbourne is doing it again; except this time, Dell laptop computers are involved. After the success and excitement generated by last year's "Strive to Drive" contest, Freedom Ford owners decided they would do it again, according to Freedom Ford co-owner Jack Yancey...
Healthy Heart Walk planned at Thayer (02/15/07)
OREGON COUNTY -- February is Heart Awareness Month. Ladies Only in Thayer and The Bank of Thayer, in conjunction with the Oregon County Health Department, will hold a Fitness and Wellness Healthy Heart 5K Fun Walk Feb. 24 at the Thayer Fun and Friends Senior Citizens Center...
Gitzen served with additional charges (02/15/07)
HOWELL COUNTY -- A Thayer man was served warrants Feb. 5 while in the Howell County Jail. He was in jail charged with a probation violation stemming from a manufacture of methamphetamine charge in November. Last week, Mark R. Gitzen, 39, was charged with resisting arrest, attempting to manufacture methamphetamine and possession of methamphetamine...
Local students graduate (02/15/07)
Two Salem area students graduated in December from William Woods University in Fulton, Mo. Treva Jo Cotter of Viola and Julie A. James of Elizabeth earned master's of education degrees. Cotter is the daughter of Mary Jo and Rex Baker of Viola. She is married to Gary Cotter, the owner and manager of Longhorns Get-N-Go...
Winberry and Pendergist exchange vows (02/15/07)
Amy Winberry and Bill Pendergist were united in a covenant marriage ceremony at 11 a.m. on Jan. 6. The service was held at the Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel in Bella Vista. The father of the bride and Rev. Spencer Ray officiated. Parents of the bride are Dr. and Mrs. Alan Winberry of Salem. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Pendergist of Little Rock...
BIRTHDAY: (02/15/07)
BIRTHDAY: The family of Walta Miller will hold a birthday card party to celebrate her 85th birthday. The party will be held at the Thayer Church of Christ on Sunday, Feb. 18 from 2-4 p.m. in the fellowship room. All friends and family are invited to this celebration. No gifts have been requested...
Scott essay to be published in book (02/15/07)
Alton High School Sophomore, Christa Scott, competed in a national essay contest and was recognized as one of the top ten writers in the contest. Several thousand students competed in the essay contest and being selected to the top ten is quite an honor. Her essay will be published in an anthology book this spring...
Poulette receives scholarship (02/15/07)
Jacob Poulette of Thayer has been awarded the Sophomore Board of Governors Scholarship from Missouri State University-West Plains. Poulette is a 2005 graduate of Thayer High School and is a computer graphics and programming major at Missouri State-West Plains. He is the son of Curtis and Barb Poulette of Thayer...
Woodard awarded scholarship (02/15/07)
Brenda Woodard of Mammoth Spring has been awarded the Arkansas Tuition Scholarship from Missouri State University-West Plains. Woodard, a 1985 graduate of Nettelton High School in Jonesboro, Ark., is a sophomore child and family development major at Missouri State-West Plains. She is the daughter of Bill Treat of Jonesboro...
Promotions announced (02/15/07)
Janie Flynn, general manager of Areawide Media, has announced the promotion of Erma Harris as managing editor and Jessica Goff as news editor. Harris has worked with Areawide part time for several years and full time as the news editor for the past year. She has been in the newspaper business for over 30 years and has experience in just about every area of a newspaper...
Huihui completes combat training (02/15/07)
Army Pvt. Chance F. Huihui has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. He is the son of Robert Huihui of Horseshoe Bend. Huihui is a 2006 graduate of Izard County Consolidated High School. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches and field training exercises.. ...
Hoyt returns from deployment (02/15/07)
Army Reserve Spec. Austin D. Hoyt has returned to the U.S. after being deployed to an overseas forward-operating location in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. He is the son of Joe Hoyt of Thayer, and Cheri L. Quackenbush of Republic. Hoyt is a 2003 graduate of Republic High School...
Scott essay to be published in book (02/15/07)
Alton High School Sophomore, Christa Scott, competed in a national essay contest and was recognized as one of the top ten writers in the contest. Several thousand students competed in the essay contest and being selected to the top ten is quite an honor. Her essay will be published in an anthology book this spring...
BIRTHDAY: (02/15/07)
BIRTHDAY: The family of Walta Miller will hold a birthday card party to celebrate her 85th birthday. The party will be held at the Thayer Church of Christ on Sunday, Feb. 18 from 2-4 p.m. in the fellowship room. All friends and family are invited to this celebration. No gifts have been requested...
Promotions announced (02/15/07)
Janie Flynn, general manager of Areawide Media, has announced the promotion of Erma Harris as managing editor and Jessica Goff as news editor. Harris has worked with Areawide part time for several years and full time as the news editor for the past year. She has been in the newspaper business for over 30 years and has experience in just about every area of a newspaper...
Winberry and Pendergist exchange vows (02/15/07)
Amy Winberry and Bill Pendergist were united in a covenant marriage ceremony at 11 a.m. on Jan. 6. The service was held at the Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel in Bella Vista. The father of the bride and Rev. Spencer Ray officiated. Parents of the bride are Dr. and Mrs. Alan Winberry of Salem. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Pendergist of Little Rock...
Huihui completes combat training (02/15/07)
Army Pvt. Chance F. Huihui has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. He is the son of Robert Huihui of Horseshoe Bend. Huihui is a 2006 graduate of Izard County Consolidated High School. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches and field training exercises.. ...
Poulette receives scholarship (02/15/07)
Jacob Poulette of Thayer has been awarded the Sophomore Board of Governors Scholarship from Missouri State University-West Plains. Poulette is a 2005 graduate of Thayer High School and is a computer graphics and programming major at Missouri State-West Plains. He is the son of Curtis and Barb Poulette of Thayer...
Woodard awarded scholarship (02/15/07)
Brenda Woodard of Mammoth Spring has been awarded the Arkansas Tuition Scholarship from Missouri State University-West Plains. Woodard, a 1985 graduate of Nettelton High School in Jonesboro, Ark., is a sophomore child and family development major at Missouri State-West Plains. She is the daughter of Bill Treat of Jonesboro...
Hoyt returns from deployment (02/15/07)
Army Reserve Spec. Austin D. Hoyt has returned to the U.S. after being deployed to an overseas forward-operating location in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. He is the son of Joe Hoyt of Thayer, and Cheri L. Quackenbush of Republic. Hoyt is a 2003 graduate of Republic High School...
Local students graduate (02/15/07)
Two Salem area students graduated in December from William Woods University in Fulton, Mo. Treva Jo Cotter of Viola and Julie A. James of Elizabeth earned master's of education degrees. Cotter is the daughter of Mary Jo and Rex Baker of Viola. She is married to Gary Cotter, the owner and manager of Longhorns Get-N-Go...
Viola splits in title games (02/15/07)
The Viola Junior Lady Longhorns' dreams of adding a district tournament title to its regular-season championship in the 1A-2 North came up just a bit short, as Mammoth Spring topped the junior Lady Horns 29-26 Feb. 10 in the tourney finals at Williford...
Roberts robs Bears (02/15/07)
There's nothing quite like reaping the benefits of being in the right place at the right time. Especially after working hard to get there. Couch's Cody Roberts was most definitely in the right place at the right time Feb. 8 in the waning seconds of the Indians' visit to Mammoth Spring...
Melbourne juniors top district (02/15/07)
Most junior-high basketball teams either hang their hats on good outside shooting or they rely on a strong post game. Rarely are junior-high basketball teams blessed with both good outside shooting and a strong game in the paint area. However, the Melbourne junior Lady Bearkatz are not like most junior-high basketball teams...
Melbourne juniors top district (02/15/07)
Most junior-high basketball teams either hang their hats on good outside shooting or they rely on a strong post game. Rarely are junior-high basketball teams blessed with both good outside shooting and a strong game in the paint area. However, the Melbourne junior Lady Bearkatz are not like most junior-high basketball teams...
Viola splits in title games (02/15/07)
The Viola Junior Lady Longhorns' dreams of adding a district tournament title to its regular-season championship in the 1A-2 North came up just a bit short, as Mammoth Spring topped the junior Lady Horns 29-26 Feb. 10 in the tourney finals at Williford...
Roberts robs Bears (02/15/07)
There's nothing quite like reaping the benefits of being in the right place at the right time. Especially after working hard to get there. Couch's Cody Roberts was most definitely in the right place at the right time Feb. 8 in the waning seconds of the Indians' visit to Mammoth Spring...
Patsy (Pat) Parker (02/15/07)
Patsy (Pat) Tucker Parker died Jan. 14, 2007, at her home in Mineral Wells, Texas. She was born April 28, 1932, in Bagwell, Texas, to Earl Mathis Tucker and Euna Faye Isenhower Tucker. She graduated from Salem High School in 1949 and moved to Mineral Wells in 1951...
Harold Kenneth Jackson (02/15/07)
Harold Kenneth Jackson was born the son of Alvah Jackson and Winnie Gualt Jackson on Aug. 25, 1921, in Myron, Ark. He died Feb. 6, 2007, in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 85. He was united in marriage Jan. 2, 1943, in Salem to Lela Sheppard. He was a veteran of the United States Army, serving his country during World War II. ...
Roger Odell Snow (02/15/07)
Roger Odell Snow, age 54, of Newport died Feb. 10, 2007, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born March 23, 1952, at Batesville, Ark., the son of Calvin C. and Vernia Mae (Felts) Snow. He was a past owner and administrator of Newport Health Care Nursing Home and a member of First Presbyterian Church at Newport...
Kenneth Eugene Trimble (02/15/07)
Kenneth Eugene Trimble, was born the son of Amos Trimble and Anna May Edwards Trimble on Jan. 14, 1926, in Cushing, Okla. He died Feb. 7, 2007, at the age of 81. He was united in marriage on March 6, 1948, in Salem, Ark., to Anna Lee Williams. Trimble was a veteran of the United States Army, serving as a medic during the Korean Conflict...
Ben E. Taylor (02/15/07)
Ben E. Taylor, 92, of Batesville, formerly of Cave City, died Feb. 6, 2007, at the Wood Lawn Nursing Home in Batesville. He was born Dec. 8, 1914, at Evening Shade, Ark., to Sam and Leona (Arnold) Taylor. He was employed by the Corp of Engineers working on the Mississippi River...
Buena Vista Campbell (02/15/07)
Buena Vista Campbell of Salem, daughter of the late Willis Alexander Lane and Mary Ollie Painter Lane, was born Dec. 4, 1914, in Bexar, Ark. She died Feb. 8, 2007, at Fulton County Nursing Home in Salem at the age of 92. She was united in marriage to Herbert Norman Campbell on Jan. 2, 1932, in Calico Rock, Ark...
Mary A. (Pepper) Saunders (02/15/07)
Mary A. (Pepper) Saunders, 63, of Overland Park, Kan., died Feb. 9, 2007, at The Greens at Creekside. She was born in Lepanto, Ark., and lived most of her life in the Kansas City area. She worked for Old America Insurance Company for 10 years before retiring. She graduated from Mammoth Spring High School...
Lois Evelyn Presley (02/15/07)
Lois Evelyn Presley, 93, was born the daughter of John Samuel Presley and Ollie May Huff Presley on July 19, 1913, in Alton, Mo., and died Feb. 3, 2007, in Salem, Ark. Presley was employed by Carter Carburetor in St. Louis, Mo., for many years, retiring at the age of 62. She was of the Baptist faith...
Daniel K. Russell (02/15/07)
Daniel K. Russell, 34, of Ash Flat, died Feb. 8, 2007, at Horseshoe Bend. He was born in Flint, Mich. He is survived by his father and step-mother, Lowell and Leola Russell of Ash Flat; his mother and step-father, Alice and Willie Scroggins; two brothers, Lowell Kelly Russell II and Jeremy M. Russell; two step-brothers, Kris Snow and Jeff Snow; one step-sister, Katie Snow; his grandfather, Theron Russell; his grandmother, Lois McKeny; his aunts and uncles; and six nieces and nephews...
Glen "Trapper" Reed (02/15/07)
Glen Allen "Trapper" Reed, 44, of Gatewood, Mo., was born Sept. 6, 1962, at West Plains, Mo., and died Feb. 2, 2007, after an extended illness. His enjoyments were his family, hunting and fishing and classic automobiles. He was a United States Navy veteran, serving his country as a medical corpsman. He continued to serve the community in his later years as a dispatcher for the Howell County Sheriff's Department...
Florence Sellers (02/15/07)
Florence Rutledge Sellers was born Sept. 28, 1917 in Myrtle, Mo., the daughter of the late Thomas Rutledge and Octavia Sisk Rutledge. She died Feb. 8, 2007, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 89. She was united in marriage in 1934, in Fulton County, Ark., to Cloyd Sellers, who preceded her in death in 1977...
Della Jo Kirby (02/15/07)
Della Jo Kirby, 54, of Hardy, died Feb. 9, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Dec. 13, 1952, in Batesville, the daughter of Olen Burrow and Joline (Riley) Burrow. She worked as a CNA for the nursing home in Ash Flat. She was a member of the Spring River Baptist in Hardy...
Florence Sellers (02/15/07)
Florence Rutledge Sellers was born Sept. 28, 1917 in Myrtle, Mo., the daughter of the late Thomas Rutledge and Octavia Sisk Rutledge. She died Feb. 8, 2007, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 89. She was united in marriage in 1934, in Fulton County, Ark., to Cloyd Sellers, who preceded her in death in 1977...
Ben E. Taylor (02/15/07)
Ben E. Taylor, 92, of Batesville, formerly of Cave City, died Feb. 6, 2007, at the Wood Lawn Nursing Home in Batesville. He was born Dec. 8, 1914, at Evening Shade, Ark., to Sam and Leona (Arnold) Taylor. He was employed by the Corp of Engineers working on the Mississippi River...
Kenneth Eugene Trimble (02/15/07)
Kenneth Eugene Trimble, was born the son of Amos Trimble and Anna May Edwards Trimble on Jan. 14, 1926, in Cushing, Okla. He died Feb. 7, 2007, at the age of 81. He was united in marriage on March 6, 1948, in Salem, Ark., to Anna Lee Williams. Trimble was a veteran of the United States Army, serving as a medic during the Korean Conflict...
Roger Odell Snow (02/15/07)
Roger Odell Snow, age 54, of Newport died Feb. 10, 2007, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born March 23, 1952, at Batesville, Ark., the son of Calvin C. and Vernia Mae (Felts) Snow. He was a past owner and administrator of Newport Health Care Nursing Home and a member of First Presbyterian Church at Newport...
Harold Kenneth Jackson (02/15/07)
Harold Kenneth Jackson was born the son of Alvah Jackson and Winnie Gualt Jackson on Aug. 25, 1921, in Myron, Ark. He died Feb. 6, 2007, in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 85. He was united in marriage Jan. 2, 1943, in Salem to Lela Sheppard. He was a veteran of the United States Army, serving his country during World War II. ...
Patsy (Pat) Parker (02/15/07)
Patsy (Pat) Tucker Parker died Jan. 14, 2007, at her home in Mineral Wells, Texas. She was born April 28, 1932, in Bagwell, Texas, to Earl Mathis Tucker and Euna Faye Isenhower Tucker. She graduated from Salem High School in 1949 and moved to Mineral Wells in 1951...
Buena Vista Campbell (02/15/07)
Buena Vista Campbell of Salem, daughter of the late Willis Alexander Lane and Mary Ollie Painter Lane, was born Dec. 4, 1914, in Bexar, Ark. She died Feb. 8, 2007, at Fulton County Nursing Home in Salem at the age of 92. She was united in marriage to Herbert Norman Campbell on Jan. 2, 1932, in Calico Rock, Ark...
Mary A. (Pepper) Saunders (02/15/07)
Mary A. (Pepper) Saunders, 63, of Overland Park, Kan., died Feb. 9, 2007, at The Greens at Creekside. She was born in Lepanto, Ark., and lived most of her life in the Kansas City area. She worked for Old America Insurance Company for 10 years before retiring. She graduated from Mammoth Spring High School...
Lois Evelyn Presley (02/15/07)
Lois Evelyn Presley, 93, was born the daughter of John Samuel Presley and Ollie May Huff Presley on July 19, 1913, in Alton, Mo., and died Feb. 3, 2007, in Salem, Ark. Presley was employed by Carter Carburetor in St. Louis, Mo., for many years, retiring at the age of 62. She was of the Baptist faith...
Daniel K. Russell (02/15/07)
Daniel K. Russell, 34, of Ash Flat, died Feb. 8, 2007, at Horseshoe Bend. He was born in Flint, Mich. He is survived by his father and step-mother, Lowell and Leola Russell of Ash Flat; his mother and step-father, Alice and Willie Scroggins; two brothers, Lowell Kelly Russell II and Jeremy M. Russell; two step-brothers, Kris Snow and Jeff Snow; one step-sister, Katie Snow; his grandfather, Theron Russell; his grandmother, Lois McKeny; his aunts and uncles; and six nieces and nephews...
Glen "Trapper" Reed (02/15/07)
Glen Allen "Trapper" Reed, 44, of Gatewood, Mo., was born Sept. 6, 1962, at West Plains, Mo., and died Feb. 2, 2007, after an extended illness. His enjoyments were his family, hunting and fishing and classic automobiles. He was a United States Navy veteran, serving his country as a medical corpsman. He continued to serve the community in his later years as a dispatcher for the Howell County Sheriff's Department...
Della Jo Kirby (02/15/07)
Della Jo Kirby, 54, of Hardy, died Feb. 9, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Dec. 13, 1952, in Batesville, the daughter of Olen Burrow and Joline (Riley) Burrow. She worked as a CNA for the nursing home in Ash Flat. She was a member of the Spring River Baptist in Hardy...
Devin Christopher Scott Collins (02/15/07)
Anthony and Kimberly Collins of West Plains, Mo. are the parents of a baby boy, Devin Christopher Scott Collins. He was born at 1:48 p.m. Feb. 6, 2007 at Ozark Medical Center. He weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Sterling and Judy Badeaux of West Plains and Eddie and Sharlet Collins of Alaska...
Tristan Cleotho (02/15/07)
Misty Forester of Koshkonong is the parent of a baby boy, Tristan Cleotho. He was born at 8:45 a.m. Feb. 6, 2007 at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo.. He weighed 7 pounds, 6 1/2 ounces and was 18 1/2 inches long. His sibling is Dalton, 7. Grandparents are Allen and Nancy Titsworth of Koshkonong...
Kaleb Scott Conner (02/15/07)
Roger and Lorrie Conner of Blue Eye, Mo., announce the birth of a son, Kaleb Scott, born Feb. 1, 2007, at 1:30 p.m. He weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19 inches long. He was welcomed home by brother, Austin. Grandparents are Bud and Mary Lee Joslin, and Rona Conner of Alton, and Dale and Caroline Conner of Osceola, Mo. Great-grandparents are Barbara Austin and Doyle and Annie Conner of Alton...
Ladden Joe Jarvis (02/15/07)
Sean and Jennifer Jarvis of West Plains, Mo. are the parents of a baby boy, Ladden Joe. He was born at 3:48 a.m. Feb. 7, 2007 at Ozark Medical Center in West Plains, Mo.. He weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces. and was 20 inches long. Grandparents are Eddie and Sharon Truman, Rex Jarvis and Laketa and Randy Eagleman, all of West Plains...
Ladden Joe Jarvis (02/15/07)
Sean and Jennifer Jarvis of West Plains, Mo. are the parents of a baby boy, Ladden Joe. He was born at 3:48 a.m. Feb. 7, 2007 at Ozark Medical Center in West Plains, Mo.. He weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces. and was 20 inches long. Grandparents are Eddie and Sharon Truman, Rex Jarvis and Laketa and Randy Eagleman, all of West Plains...
Tristan Cleotho (02/15/07)
Misty Forester of Koshkonong is the parent of a baby boy, Tristan Cleotho. He was born at 8:45 a.m. Feb. 6, 2007 at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo.. He weighed 7 pounds, 6 1/2 ounces and was 18 1/2 inches long. His sibling is Dalton, 7. Grandparents are Allen and Nancy Titsworth of Koshkonong...
Kaleb Scott Conner (02/15/07)
Roger and Lorrie Conner of Blue Eye, Mo., announce the birth of a son, Kaleb Scott, born Feb. 1, 2007, at 1:30 p.m. He weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19 inches long. He was welcomed home by brother, Austin. Grandparents are Bud and Mary Lee Joslin, and Rona Conner of Alton, and Dale and Caroline Conner of Osceola, Mo. Great-grandparents are Barbara Austin and Doyle and Annie Conner of Alton...
Devin Christopher Scott Collins (02/15/07)
Anthony and Kimberly Collins of West Plains, Mo. are the parents of a baby boy, Devin Christopher Scott Collins. He was born at 1:48 p.m. Feb. 6, 2007 at Ozark Medical Center. He weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Sterling and Judy Badeaux of West Plains and Eddie and Sharlet Collins of Alaska...
Boldly Going Nowhere (02/15/07)
Chinese Astrology was introduced in 2600 BC by Emperor Huang Ti. As with other supreme rulers of his era, he had a lot of time on his hands and was eager to impress his subjects with his superior knowledge. The Chinese lunar year is divided into 12 months of 29 or 30 days. Each 12-year cycle is then positioned within a major cycle of 60 years (five 12-month cycles) representing the characteristics of each upcoming year...
DST begins... when? (02/15/07)
Are you ready to spring forward with your clocks and say hello to daylight-saving time? It's almost time -- in fact, it happens this year on March 11. On Aug. 8, 2005, President Bush signed the Energy Policy Act which includes changing the dates for daylight-saving time. ...
DST begins... when? (02/15/07)
Are you ready to spring forward with your clocks and say hello to daylight-saving time? It's almost time -- in fact, it happens this year on March 11. On Aug. 8, 2005, President Bush signed the Energy Policy Act which includes changing the dates for daylight-saving time. ...
Boldly Going Nowhere (02/15/07)
Chinese Astrology was introduced in 2600 BC by Emperor Huang Ti. As with other supreme rulers of his era, he had a lot of time on his hands and was eager to impress his subjects with his superior knowledge. The Chinese lunar year is divided into 12 months of 29 or 30 days. Each 12-year cycle is then positioned within a major cycle of 60 years (five 12-month cycles) representing the characteristics of each upcoming year...