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Stories from Wednesday, June 13, 2007

Tick season begins with death (06/13/07)
AREA -- State and local public health officials are urging Missourians to protect themselves from tick bites following the recent death of a northeast Missouri child from a tick-borne disease. "It is tick season and we live where there are ticks," said Shiela Russell, administrator with the Oregon County Health Department...
Teen injured in wreck; stops at KFC (06/13/07)
A 16-year-old Mammoth Spring girl is recuperating from injuries she suffered in a one-car wreck in Highland June 5. Chantel A. Branam was driving a 1997 Chevrolet Lumina east on Highway 62/412 in Highland in the outside lane around 1:45 p.m. when a vehicle in front of her turned right to enter Rapid Collision Repair, Highland Police Chief Bea Sharp said...
Silver Sneakers program: health and helping could be their motto (06/13/07)
It's a health club in its infancy, in a town of less than 2,000. Despite this Body Works fitness center in the Shaver Complex is setting the curve for exercise centers throughout northeast Arkansas. According to Body Works owner Drenda Sutton, the club's senior members are due praise...
Updates make 9-1-1 systems more efficient (06/13/07)
Fulton County's 9-1-1 upgrades are beginning to pay off allowing dispatchers to pinpoint the exact location of callers using cellular phones. "In the past, if someone called for help they had to tell them where they were. Now, if it's from a cell phone, we can get within shouting distance," said Fulton County 9-1-1 Coordinator David Keck...
Meeting full of water and sewage (06/13/07)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- Water and sewer rates were the main topic at the June 6 Mammoth Spring City Council meeting. Last month the council addressed raising the water and sewer rates in the city. The rates have not been increased since 1988 and Mayor Jean Pace said the rising costs in electricity and supplies have forced the council to take some kind of action...
Donor needed for cancer patient (06/13/07)
THAYER -- Each year more than 30,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with life threatening blood diseases. The most common blood diseases are leukemia and lymphoma, as well as certain immune system disorders. A member of the Thayer community, Sarah Jo Prewitt, has been diagnosed with leukemia and will need a bone marrow transplant...
School deadline nears (06/13/07)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- July 1 is the deadline to submit an application for a student to attend school during 2007-08 in another district. Mammoth Spring School Superintendent Ron Taylor said a law passed in 1989 by the Arkansas General Assembly, the Public Schools Choice law, allows students in the state to attend a public school in a district other than the school district in which they reside...
Annual meeting ... (06/13/07)
Photo By Jessica Goff Betty Albright finishes registering at the North Arkansas Electric Cooperative annual meeting June 7 at the Fulton County Fairgrounds.
Cpl. Jason Clairday honored (06/13/07)
CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. -- Bullets from insurgents' AK47 rifles tore into his legs, but Cpl. Jason S. Clairday wasn't about to be stopped. Clairday, 21, had just leaped across a four-foot gap between rooftops three stories above the Fallujah street to reach a mortally wounded member of another platoon felled in an intense firefight that Dec. ...
AALC's mission: finding missing children (06/13/07)
He's a big man with an even bigger smile. He is also the man who was instrumental in reuniting a father and son Thursday evening in Salem. Mark Miller is the founder of American Association for Lost Children, a nonprofit organization founded in 1987 and based in Pennsylvania. AALC's mission is to physically search and recover missing children -- at no cost to the parents...
Teens arrested for 9-1-1 sign thefts (06/13/07)
The perpetrators involved in the May 30 destruction of 9-1-1 road signs and mailboxes located along Young Road have been caught. Derek Batterton, a recent graduate of Salem High School, and Kevin Fowler, a senior at Salem, were arrested in connection with the vandalism June 7...
Search ends at Salem (06/13/07)
"I've been out in the middle of nowhere," were the first words Jay Wells had heard him speak since April 2006. Those words came from his 7-year-old son Jayson, as the boy jumped from a police vehicle into his father's arms outside the Fulton County Sheriff's Office June 7...
Teen injured in wreck; stops at KFC (06/13/07)
A 16-year-old Mammoth Spring girl is recuperating from injuries she suffered in a one-car wreck in Highland June 5. Chantel A. Branam was driving a 1997 Chevrolet Lumina east on Highway 62/412 in Highland in the outside lane around 1:45 p.m. when a vehicle in front of her turned right to enter Rapid Collision Repair, Highland Police Chief Bea Sharp said...
Teens arrested for 9-1-1 sign thefts (06/13/07)
The perpetrators involved in the May 30 destruction of 9-1-1 road signs and mailboxes located along Young Road have been caught. Derek Batterton, a recent graduate of Salem High School, and Kevin Fowler, a senior at Salem, were arrested in connection with the vandalism June 7...
Tick season begins with death (06/13/07)
AREA -- State and local public health officials are urging Missourians to protect themselves from tick bites following the recent death of a northeast Missouri child from a tick-borne disease. "It is tick season and we live where there are ticks," said Shiela Russell, administrator with the Oregon County Health Department...
Silver Sneakers program: health and helping could be their motto (06/13/07)
It's a health club in its infancy, in a town of less than 2,000. Despite this Body Works fitness center in the Shaver Complex is setting the curve for exercise centers throughout northeast Arkansas. According to Body Works owner Drenda Sutton, the club's senior members are due praise...
Updates make 9-1-1 systems more efficient (06/13/07)
Fulton County's 9-1-1 upgrades are beginning to pay off allowing dispatchers to pinpoint the exact location of callers using cellular phones. "In the past, if someone called for help they had to tell them where they were. Now, if it's from a cell phone, we can get within shouting distance," said Fulton County 9-1-1 Coordinator David Keck...
Meeting full of water and sewage (06/13/07)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- Water and sewer rates were the main topic at the June 6 Mammoth Spring City Council meeting. Last month the council addressed raising the water and sewer rates in the city. The rates have not been increased since 1988 and Mayor Jean Pace said the rising costs in electricity and supplies have forced the council to take some kind of action...
Annual meeting ... (06/13/07)
Photo By Jessica Goff Betty Albright finishes registering at the North Arkansas Electric Cooperative annual meeting June 7 at the Fulton County Fairgrounds.
Donor needed for cancer patient (06/13/07)
THAYER -- Each year more than 30,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with life threatening blood diseases. The most common blood diseases are leukemia and lymphoma, as well as certain immune system disorders. A member of the Thayer community, Sarah Jo Prewitt, has been diagnosed with leukemia and will need a bone marrow transplant...
Cpl. Jason Clairday honored (06/13/07)
CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. -- Bullets from insurgents' AK47 rifles tore into his legs, but Cpl. Jason S. Clairday wasn't about to be stopped. Clairday, 21, had just leaped across a four-foot gap between rooftops three stories above the Fallujah street to reach a mortally wounded member of another platoon felled in an intense firefight that Dec. ...
AALC's mission: finding missing children (06/13/07)
He's a big man with an even bigger smile. He is also the man who was instrumental in reuniting a father and son Thursday evening in Salem. Mark Miller is the founder of American Association for Lost Children, a nonprofit organization founded in 1987 and based in Pennsylvania. AALC's mission is to physically search and recover missing children -- at no cost to the parents...
School deadline nears (06/13/07)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- July 1 is the deadline to submit an application for a student to attend school during 2007-08 in another district. Mammoth Spring School Superintendent Ron Taylor said a law passed in 1989 by the Arkansas General Assembly, the Public Schools Choice law, allows students in the state to attend a public school in a district other than the school district in which they reside...
Search ends at Salem (06/13/07)
"I've been out in the middle of nowhere," were the first words Jay Wells had heard him speak since April 2006. Those words came from his 7-year-old son Jayson, as the boy jumped from a police vehicle into his father's arms outside the Fulton County Sheriff's Office June 7...
90th Birthday (06/13/07)
Edna Leola Stroupe, of Viola celebrated her 90th birthday May 8. Her family enjoyed surprising her with a birthday dinner on May 5. She says she appreciates all who called or sent cards and says she would love to hear from anyone at any time.
Simers recognized for leadership (06/13/07)
Sigma Alpha Lambda has announced that Katy Lynn Simers of Salem, has recently become recognized as a member of Sigma Alpha Lambda, National Leadership and Honors Organization at the University of Central Arkansas. Sigma Alpha Lambda is a national leadership and honors organization dedicated to promoting and rewarding academic achievement and providing members with opportunities for community service, personal development and lifelong professional fulfillment...
Callahan -- Neal (06/13/07)
Travis and Reba Callahan and Don and Rosetta Gillham announce the marriage of their children, Dr. Neal Callahan and Jennifer Prince. The couple was married May 25 at the home of the bride's parents in Springfield, Mo., with Rev. Raymond Lasseter and Rev. Britt Ray officiating...
90th Birthday (06/13/07)
Edna Leola Stroupe, of Viola celebrated her 90th birthday May 8. Her family enjoyed surprising her with a birthday dinner on May 5. She says she appreciates all who called or sent cards and says she would love to hear from anyone at any time.
Simers recognized for leadership (06/13/07)
Sigma Alpha Lambda has announced that Katy Lynn Simers of Salem, has recently become recognized as a member of Sigma Alpha Lambda, National Leadership and Honors Organization at the University of Central Arkansas. Sigma Alpha Lambda is a national leadership and honors organization dedicated to promoting and rewarding academic achievement and providing members with opportunities for community service, personal development and lifelong professional fulfillment...
Callahan -- Neal (06/13/07)
Travis and Reba Callahan and Don and Rosetta Gillham announce the marriage of their children, Dr. Neal Callahan and Jennifer Prince. The couple was married May 25 at the home of the bride's parents in Springfield, Mo., with Rev. Raymond Lasseter and Rev. Britt Ray officiating...
Grizzly basketball camps canceled (06/13/07)
The Little Dribblers basketball camp, along with the Elementary Shooting camp, scheduled for June 18-20, will not be held, according to Brian Ostermann, head coach of the Missouri State University-West Plains Grizzly basketball team, which was hosting the camps...
Scramble on tap for Mammoth Spring HOSA (06/13/07)
The Mammoth Spring High School HOSA Chapter is sponsoring a two-person, 18-Hole Golf Scramble Tournament June 30-July 1 at the Thayer Country Club Golf Course. Entry fee is $100 per team and is limited to the first 44 teams. Prizes will be awarded based on the number of entrants...
Miller wins feature at WPMS (06/13/07)
The annual TCI Automotive Race Night at West Plains Motor Speedway provided an exciting night of high powered motorsports entertainment for an enthusiastic crowd of race fans June 9. TCI Automotive representative Scott Miller of Ashland, Miss., was on hand to welcome a good field of racers...
Miller wins feature at WPMS (06/13/07)
The annual TCI Automotive Race Night at West Plains Motor Speedway provided an exciting night of high powered motorsports entertainment for an enthusiastic crowd of race fans June 9. TCI Automotive representative Scott Miller of Ashland, Miss., was on hand to welcome a good field of racers...
Scramble on tap for Mammoth Spring HOSA (06/13/07)
The Mammoth Spring High School HOSA Chapter is sponsoring a two-person, 18-Hole Golf Scramble Tournament June 30-July 1 at the Thayer Country Club Golf Course. Entry fee is $100 per team and is limited to the first 44 teams. Prizes will be awarded based on the number of entrants...
Grizzly basketball camps canceled (06/13/07)
The Little Dribblers basketball camp, along with the Elementary Shooting camp, scheduled for June 18-20, will not be held, according to Brian Ostermann, head coach of the Missouri State University-West Plains Grizzly basketball team, which was hosting the camps...
Pearl Richardson (06/13/07)
Pearl Lenora Richardson, 85, of Ash Flat, Ark., died May 27, 2007, at Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation in Ash Flat, Ark. She was born Dec. 10, 1921, in Hardy, the daughter of the late John and Ella French Miller. She was united in marriage to Max Harold Richardson on Aug. 23, 1941. He preceded her in death on April 15, 1989...
Peggy Jean Ruetz (06/13/07)
Peggy Jean Ruetz, 77, of Thayer, Mo., was born Oct. 8 1929, in Eau Claire, Wis., and died May 27, 2007, at Shady Oaks Healthcare in Thayer. Survivors include: two granddaughters, Donna Shank of Mertzon, Texas, and Diane Krelinski of Imperial, Kan.; six great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends...
Alexis Rose Gann (06/13/07)
Alexis Rose Gann, infant daughter of Cassie Gann was born June 8, 2007, in Mountain Home, Ark. She died June 8, 2007, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Survivors include: her mother, Cassie Gann of Viola; her grandparents, Leann and Jody Hopper of Viola and Freddy and Shelley Gann of Agnos; great-grandparents, Margaret and Houston Sellers, Fred and Evelyn Gann and Evelyn Rogers; aunts, Kristina and Destiny Gann, Kari Moore and Brianne Johnson; uncle, Bryce Shaver; and other relatives and friends.. ...
Mabel Higginbotham (06/13/07)
Mabel Higginbotham, 85, of Cave City, Ark., died May 24, 2007, at the Cave City Nursing Home. She was born May 13, 1922, at Cave City, Ark., the daughter of Walter David and Jessie Kimbro Baldridge. She was a retired beautician and a member of the Cave City Church of Christ...
Cornelia Shoemaker (06/13/07)
Cornelia Catherine Eliza-beth Shoemaker, 88, of Melbourne, Ark., died June 5, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Sept. 6, 1918, the daughter of Elbert Elmon and Mary Catherine Simmons Yancey at Oxford. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith...
Debora McPherson (06/13/07)
Debora McPherson, was born the daughter of Richard Dean Herrick and Lu Anna Jackson Herrick on Feb. 10, 1953, in Cheyenne, Wyo. and died May 31, 2007, in Columbia, Mo., at the age of 54. She was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints...
Charles T. Giger (06/13/07)
Charles T. Giger, 73, of Hardy, Ark., died April 6, 2007, at his home. He was born Consteen Giger on Aug. 20, 1933, in Poplar Creek, Miss. He was united in marriage on Aug. 7, 1965, in Inglewood, Calif., to H. Joy Strader who preceded him in death on Oct. 30, 2004...
Charles T. Giger (06/13/07)
Charles T. Giger, 73, of Hardy, Ark., died April 6, 2007, at his home. He was born Consteen Giger on Aug. 20, 1933, in Poplar Creek, Miss. He was united in marriage on Aug. 7, 1965, in Inglewood, Calif., to H. Joy Strader who preceded him in death on Oct. 30, 2004...
Maynard Townsley (06/13/07)
Maynard Raymond Townsley, 82, of Batesville died June 7, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Dec. 5, 1924, at Grange, Ark., the son of Willard Bly and Adaline (Allen)?Townsley. He retired after 35 years from Crowell Cleaners in Batesville, was a farmer and a member of the Bold Springs Baptist Church in the Hilltop area...
Violet Jeanie Martin (06/13/07)
Violet Jeanie Martin, 78, of Williford, Ark., died Friday, June 8, 2007, in Williford. She is survived by: her husband, Sims Martin; two daughters, Brenda Irvin of Paragould and Linda Ezell of Jonesboro; eight grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren...
Dorothy?Priestley (06/13/07)
Dorothy (Musick) Priestley, 88, of Hardy died June 6, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born March 20, 1919, at Jackson, Ohio, the daughter of the late Asa and Bertha Vetitoe) Sickles. She was a retired factory worker, the biggest fan of the Musick Brothers Band and was best known as Mama Musick. She was a member of the New Haven Baptist Church at Ash Flat...
Debora McPherson (06/13/07)
Debora McPherson, was born the daughter of Richard Dean Herrick and Lu Anna Jackson Herrick on Feb. 10, 1953, in Cheyenne, Wyo. and died May 31, 2007, in Columbia, Mo., at the age of 54. She was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints...
Dorothy?Priestley (06/13/07)
Dorothy (Musick) Priestley, 88, of Hardy died June 6, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born March 20, 1919, at Jackson, Ohio, the daughter of the late Asa and Bertha Vetitoe) Sickles. She was a retired factory worker, the biggest fan of the Musick Brothers Band and was best known as Mama Musick. She was a member of the New Haven Baptist Church at Ash Flat...
Cornelia Shoemaker (06/13/07)
Cornelia Catherine Eliza-beth Shoemaker, 88, of Melbourne, Ark., died June 5, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Sept. 6, 1918, the daughter of Elbert Elmon and Mary Catherine Simmons Yancey at Oxford. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith...
Pearl Richardson (06/13/07)
Pearl Lenora Richardson, 85, of Ash Flat, Ark., died May 27, 2007, at Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation in Ash Flat, Ark. She was born Dec. 10, 1921, in Hardy, the daughter of the late John and Ella French Miller. She was united in marriage to Max Harold Richardson on Aug. 23, 1941. He preceded her in death on April 15, 1989...
Mabel Higginbotham (06/13/07)
Mabel Higginbotham, 85, of Cave City, Ark., died May 24, 2007, at the Cave City Nursing Home. She was born May 13, 1922, at Cave City, Ark., the daughter of Walter David and Jessie Kimbro Baldridge. She was a retired beautician and a member of the Cave City Church of Christ...
Maynard Townsley (06/13/07)
Maynard Raymond Townsley, 82, of Batesville died June 7, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Dec. 5, 1924, at Grange, Ark., the son of Willard Bly and Adaline (Allen)?Townsley. He retired after 35 years from Crowell Cleaners in Batesville, was a farmer and a member of the Bold Springs Baptist Church in the Hilltop area...
Charles T. Giger (06/13/07)
Charles T. Giger, 73, of Hardy, Ark., died April 6, 2007, at his home. He was born Consteen Giger on Aug. 20, 1933, in Poplar Creek, Miss. He was united in marriage on Aug. 7, 1965, in Inglewood, Calif., to H. Joy Strader who preceded him in death on Oct. 30, 2004...
Charles T. Giger (06/13/07)
Charles T. Giger, 73, of Hardy, Ark., died April 6, 2007, at his home. He was born Consteen Giger on Aug. 20, 1933, in Poplar Creek, Miss. He was united in marriage on Aug. 7, 1965, in Inglewood, Calif., to H. Joy Strader who preceded him in death on Oct. 30, 2004...
Peggy Jean Ruetz (06/13/07)
Peggy Jean Ruetz, 77, of Thayer, Mo., was born Oct. 8 1929, in Eau Claire, Wis., and died May 27, 2007, at Shady Oaks Healthcare in Thayer. Survivors include: two granddaughters, Donna Shank of Mertzon, Texas, and Diane Krelinski of Imperial, Kan.; six great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends...
Alexis Rose Gann (06/13/07)
Alexis Rose Gann, infant daughter of Cassie Gann was born June 8, 2007, in Mountain Home, Ark. She died June 8, 2007, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Survivors include: her mother, Cassie Gann of Viola; her grandparents, Leann and Jody Hopper of Viola and Freddy and Shelley Gann of Agnos; great-grandparents, Margaret and Houston Sellers, Fred and Evelyn Gann and Evelyn Rogers; aunts, Kristina and Destiny Gann, Kari Moore and Brianne Johnson; uncle, Bryce Shaver; and other relatives and friends.. ...
Violet Jeanie Martin (06/13/07)
Violet Jeanie Martin, 78, of Williford, Ark., died Friday, June 8, 2007, in Williford. She is survived by: her husband, Sims Martin; two daughters, Brenda Irvin of Paragould and Linda Ezell of Jonesboro; eight grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren...
Pearl Richardson (06/13/07)
Pearl Lenora Richardson, 85, of Ash Flat, Ark., died May 27, 2007, at Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation in Ash Flat. She was born Dec. 10, 1921, in Hardy, the daughter of the late John and Ella French Miller. She was united in marriage to Max Harold Richardson on Aug. ...
Mabel Higginbotham (06/13/07)
Mabel Higginbotham, 85, of Cave City, Ark., died May 24, 2007, at the Cave City Nursing Home. She was born May 13, 1922, at Cave City, Ark., the daughter of Walter David and Jessie Kimbro Baldridge. She was a retired beautician and a member of the Cave City Church of Christ...
Dorothy Priestley (06/13/07)
Dorothy (Musick) Priestley, 88, of Hardy died June 6, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born March 20, 1919, at Jackson, Ohio, the son of the late Asa and Bertha Vetitoe) Sickles. She was a retired factory worker, the biggest fan of the Musick Brothers Band and was best known as Mama Musick. ...
Charles T. Giger (06/13/07)
Charles T. Giger, 73, of Hardy, Ark., died April 6, 2007, at his home. He was born to Consteen Giger on Aug. 20, 1933, in Poplar Creek, Miss. He was united in marriage on Aug. 7, 1965, in Inglewood, Calif., to H. Joy Strader who preceded him in death on Oct. ...
Ella Lauren Plumlee (06/13/07)
Jackson and Nicholas Plumlee welcomed a baby sister, Ella Lauren Plumlee. She is the daughter of Chris and Cheryl Plumlee of Rogers, Ark. Ella was born March 21, 2007, at 10:55 a.m. She weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces, and was 20.5 inches long. Grandparents are Freddy and Betty Crownover of Cotter and Dwayne and Karen Plumlee of Salem...
Jazmine Nicole (06/13/07)
Tasha Burgett of Thayer is the mother of a baby girl, Jazmine Nicole. She was born at 6:25 a.m. June 4, 2007, at Ozarks Medical Center. She weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and was 22 1/2 inches long. Her siblings are Jordan, 6, Jonathan, 3, and Joshua, 1...
Kylyn Dale Campbell (06/13/07)
Shannon and Nicole Campbell of Alton are the parents of a baby boy, Kylyn Dale. He was born at 6:19 p.m. June 5, 2007 at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 8 pounds, 3 1/2 ounces and was 21 1/4 inches long. Grandparents are Robby Adams of Rover, Trish Adams of Lake of the Ozarks, Billy Campbell of Alton and Shawna Reed of Greeneville, Tenn...
Levi Ayden Cole (06/13/07)
Aaron and Christina Cole of West Plains are the parents of a baby boy, Levi Ayden. He was born at 7:40 a.m. May 29, 2007 at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 20 inches long. His siblings are Madison, 7, Skylar, 6, and Trenton, 3...
Levi Ayden Cole (06/13/07)
Aaron and Christina Cole of West Plains are the parents of a baby boy, Levi Ayden. He was born at 7:40 a.m. May 29, 2007 at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 20 inches long. His siblings are Madison, 7, Skylar, 6, and Trenton, 3...
Jazmine Nicole (06/13/07)
Tasha Burgett of Thayer is the mother of a baby girl, Jazmine Nicole. She was born at 6:25 a.m. June 4, 2007, at Ozarks Medical Center. She weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and was 22 1/2 inches long. Her siblings are Jordan, 6, Jonathan, 3, and Joshua, 1...
Kylyn Dale Campbell (06/13/07)
Shannon and Nicole Campbell of Alton are the parents of a baby boy, Kylyn Dale. He was born at 6:19 p.m. June 5, 2007 at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 8 pounds, 3 1/2 ounces and was 21 1/4 inches long. Grandparents are Robby Adams of Rover, Trish Adams of Lake of the Ozarks, Billy Campbell of Alton and Shawna Reed of Greeneville, Tenn...
Ella Lauren Plumlee (06/13/07)
Jackson and Nicholas Plumlee welcomed a baby sister, Ella Lauren Plumlee. She is the daughter of Chris and Cheryl Plumlee of Rogers, Ark. Ella was born March 21, 2007, at 10:55 a.m. She weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces, and was 20.5 inches long. Grandparents are Freddy and Betty Crownover of Cotter and Dwayne and Karen Plumlee of Salem...
Baker -- Blattner (06/13/07)
Ashley Jill Baker and Andrew David Blattner exchanged wedding vows in Cape Girardeau, Mo., on March 17 at the historic Hanover Lutheran Church with the Rev. Paul Short officiating. A dinner and dance reception followed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Richard and Tamera Baker of Jackson, Mo., and the granddaughter of Joel and Pat Pauli of Koshkonong, the great-granddaughter of Marcillia Porter of Mammoth Spring and the late Steve Porter...
Baker -- Blattner (06/13/07)
Ashley Jill Baker and Andrew David Blattner exchanged wedding vows in Cape Girardeau, Mo., on March 17 at the historic Hanover Lutheran Church with the Rev. Paul Short officiating. A dinner and dance reception followed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Richard and Tamera Baker of Jackson, Mo., and the granddaughter of Joel and Pat Pauli of Koshkonong, the great-granddaughter of Marcillia Porter of Mammoth Spring and the late Steve Porter...
McCord -- Marlin (06/13/07)
Ms. Kelly Price and Mr. and Mrs. Harold Marlin announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children,?Jacklyn Annette McCord and Barry Lee Marlin. The wedding will take place July 21, at the Myron Baptist Church at 4 p.m. All family and friends are invited to attend...
McNeace -- Shelton (06/13/07)
Bob and Gwen Cooper of Salem announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter Sharon McNeace of Salem, to Jerry Shelton of Hot Springs, Ark. The groom is the son of Marvin Shelton and Betty Richardson. The wedding will take place Saturday, June 23 at 2 p.m. at Salem First Baptist Church, Highway 62 East in Salem. Following the ceremony, a reception will be held in the church fellowship hall...
McNeace -- Shelton (06/13/07)
Bob and Gwen Cooper of Salem announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter Sharon McNeace of Salem, to Jerry Shelton of Hot Springs, Ark. The groom is the son of Marvin Shelton and Betty Richardson. The wedding will take place Saturday, June 23 at 2 p.m. at Salem First Baptist Church, Highway 62 East in Salem. Following the ceremony, a reception will be held in the church fellowship hall...
McCord -- Marlin (06/13/07)
Ms. Kelly Price and Mr. and Mrs. Harold Marlin announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children,?Jacklyn Annette McCord and Barry Lee Marlin. The wedding will take place July 21, at the Myron Baptist Church at 4 p.m. All family and friends are invited to attend...
Dethrow's to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary (06/13/07)
Howard and Linda Dethrow of Couch, Mo. will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, June 23. A drop-in celebration will be held at the Riverbend Restaurant in Mammoth Spring from 2-4 p.m. This event will be hosted by their daughter Janet Bennett and husband Clifton of Couch, granddaughters Andrea Nicholson and husband Dennis of Thayer and Krystal Wiersma and husband Brian of Watertown, Minn. Omition of gifts is requested...
Dethrow's to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary (06/13/07)
Howard and Linda Dethrow of Couch, Mo. will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, June 23. A drop-in celebration will be held at the Riverbend Restaurant in Mammoth Spring from 2-4 p.m. This event will be hosted by their daughter Janet Bennett and husband Clifton of Couch, granddaughters Andrea Nicholson and husband Dennis of Thayer and Krystal Wiersma and husband Brian of Watertown, Minn. Omition of gifts is requested...
Role models (06/13/07)
Anna Nicole Smith. Paris Hilton. Two names that we recognize and belong to people we "think" we know. They are names and faces constantly in the news. Not for the good deeds they have done; not for the examples they have set. They are the famous "bad girls" and we're fascinated by their lives...
Boldly Going Nowhere (06/13/07)
Do you have no life and can prove it mathematically? Are you in the habit of destroying things just to see how they work? Do you assume people around you yawn because they don't get enough sleep? Can you translate a foreign language into octal and binary?...
Role models (06/13/07)
Anna Nicole Smith. Paris Hilton. Two names that we recognize and belong to people we "think" we know. They are names and faces constantly in the news. Not for the good deeds they have done; not for the examples they have set. They are the famous "bad girls" and we're fascinated by their lives...
Boldly Going Nowhere (06/13/07)
Do you have no life and can prove it mathematically? Are you in the habit of destroying things just to see how they work? Do you assume people around you yawn because they don't get enough sleep? Can you translate a foreign language into octal and binary?...