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Stories from Tuesday, November 20, 2007

Koshkonong teen dies in accident (11/20/07)
KOSHKONONG -- A 17-year old Koshkonong youth was killed in a two-vehicle accident Nov. 15 at 2:20 p.m. According to officials with Troop G of the Missouri Highway Patrol, killed was Clint D. Cochran of Koshkonong. Cochran was driving a 1985 Nissan truck that pulled into the path of a 2006 Volvo tractor-trailer. The tractor-trailer was driven by Steven E. Lisenby, 43, of Andalusia, Ala...
Perfect score for Alton Schools (11/20/07)
ALTON -- Alton School Superintendent Sheila Wheeler announced last week the Annual Performance Report (APR) for the Alton School District has been completed. "The APR is a measurement of the performance standards as determined by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, Wheeler said...
Oregon county deputies busy with arrests (11/20/07)
OREGON COUNTY -- An Alton woman, Lana Clair Parker, 57, has been charged with leaving the scene of an accident and failure to drive on the right side of the roadway in an accident that occurred Oct. 5. Officer Michael Hargus with Troop G of the Missouri State Highway Patrol said that Parker was driving a 1997 Buick when the vehicle struck a corner post and damaged 100 feet of cable fence and 20 feet of field fence on County Road 102. The damaged property was owned by Nelson Simpson of Alton...
School considers purchase of mobile homes (11/20/07)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- The Mammoth Spring School Board met in regular session Nov. 13. Superintendent Ron Taylor and principals Brian Davis and Wade Powell gave the board an up-date on the recent On-Site Standards Review by the Arkansas State School Board Association...
Dog bite brings charges (11/20/07)
THAYER -- A Thayer woman has pressed charges against a Thayer couple after her son was bitten by their dog. Brandi Smith said her 8-year old son, Dakota Latzka, was bitten on the cheek and the throat by a Rottweiler owned by Jimmy and Penny Gibson, Nov. 11 around 10:30 a.m. The Smith's live on Carpenter Road in Thayer...
Church only bidder on nursing home (11/20/07)
Sharp County is one step closer to selling the former Sharp Nursing Home property in Sidney. At the Nov. 13 Sharp County Quorum Court meeting, county Judge Larry Brown opened the sole bid for the property. The $65,519 bid was received from Cornerstone Baptist Church in Mt. Pleasant...
Nocturnal visitor breaks INTO jail (11/20/07)
A 36-year-old Williford woman allegedly broke into the Hardy Police Department last weekend in hopes of seeing her boyfriend who had been put in jail. Shonda M. Goodwin is charged with commercial burglary and criminal mischief. According to a report from Hardy Police Chief Ernie Rose, Officer Carrol Traw went to the police station around 12:20 a.m. Nov. 11 and found that it had been burglarized...
Viola man's death under investigation (11/20/07)
Authorities are awaiting the results of an autopsy to help determine the cause of death of a Viola man. Michael Ray Sanders, 54, was found by a neighbor, unconscious and laying on the floor of his home at 104 Pecan Street in Viola Tuesday evening Nov. 13...
Salem man pays fine to fake cop (11/20/07)
The Howell County Sheriff's Department is investigating an incident in which a Salem man said he was stopped while driving through Lanton, Mo., by a man posing as a law enforcement officer. Phil Olson told Fulton County authorities he was taking a load of cattle to the sale barn in West Plains Nov. 13, when a man in a dark blue police-type vehicle, possibly a Ford Crown Victoria, with red and blue lights in the grill, stopped him near Lanton...
Same Time -- Different Wrecks -- A Curve Apart (11/20/07)
Two separate wrecks occurred within minutes of each other Nov. 19, around 7:15 a.m., on Highway 62/412, two miles west of Viola. Jackie Owens, 42, of Viola was air lifted to Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home after the 1997 F-150 pickup he was driving failed to negotiate a curve, crossed the center line and struck a tree in the northern ditch of the highway. ...
Juvenile Court implements new program (11/20/07)
Helping a child by strengthening the family unit is the goal of a pilot project underway in Izard County. Juvenile Officer Tommy Adcock, Juvenile Court Judge Stephen Choate and members of the Melbourne community came together Nov. 13 to explain a new program they hope will soon be in place in all five counties in the 16th Judicial District which also includes Fulton, Independence, Cleburne and Stone counties...
Area Christmas parades slated (11/20/07)
ALTON -- The Alton and Thayer Christmas parades will be held Dec. 1. This year the Alton Culture Club is asking those planning to attend the Alton Little Mr. and Miss Merry Christmas Pageant to bring a can of non perishable food as admission to the event...
Hospital board meeting set at Higginbotham Building (11/20/07)
The Fulton County Hospital Board of Directors meeting will be held on Monday, Nov. 26 at 7 p.m. at the Higginbotham Building located at the Fulton County Fairgrounds.
School considers purchase of mobile homes (11/20/07)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- The Mammoth Spring School Board met in regular session Nov. 13. Superintendent Ron Taylor and principals Brian Davis and Wade Powell gave the board an up-date on the recent On-Site Standards Review by the Arkansas State School Board Association...
Perfect score for Alton Schools (11/20/07)
ALTON -- Alton School Superintendent Sheila Wheeler announced last week the Annual Performance Report (APR) for the Alton School District has been completed. "The APR is a measurement of the performance standards as determined by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, Wheeler said...
Oregon county deputies busy with arrests (11/20/07)
OREGON COUNTY -- An Alton woman, Lana Clair Parker, 57, has been charged with leaving the scene of an accident and failure to drive on the right side of the roadway in an accident that occurred Oct. 5. Officer Michael Hargus with Troop G of the Missouri State Highway Patrol said that Parker was driving a 1997 Buick when the vehicle struck a corner post and damaged 100 feet of cable fence and 20 feet of field fence on County Road 102. The damaged property was owned by Nelson Simpson of Alton...
Area Christmas parades slated (11/20/07)
ALTON -- The Alton and Thayer Christmas parades will be held Dec. 1. This year the Alton Culture Club is asking those planning to attend the Alton Little Mr. and Miss Merry Christmas Pageant to bring a can of non perishable food as admission to the event...
Dog bite brings charges (11/20/07)
THAYER -- A Thayer woman has pressed charges against a Thayer couple after her son was bitten by their dog. Brandi Smith said her 8-year old son, Dakota Latzka, was bitten on the cheek and the throat by a Rottweiler owned by Jimmy and Penny Gibson, Nov. 11 around 10:30 a.m. The Smith's live on Carpenter Road in Thayer...
Church only bidder on nursing home (11/20/07)
Sharp County is one step closer to selling the former Sharp Nursing Home property in Sidney. At the Nov. 13 Sharp County Quorum Court meeting, county Judge Larry Brown opened the sole bid for the property. The $65,519 bid was received from Cornerstone Baptist Church in Mt. Pleasant...
Viola man's death under investigation (11/20/07)
Authorities are awaiting the results of an autopsy to help determine the cause of death of a Viola man. Michael Ray Sanders, 54, was found by a neighbor, unconscious and laying on the floor of his home at 104 Pecan Street in Viola Tuesday evening Nov. 13...
Juvenile Court implements new program (11/20/07)
Helping a child by strengthening the family unit is the goal of a pilot project underway in Izard County. Juvenile Officer Tommy Adcock, Juvenile Court Judge Stephen Choate and members of the Melbourne community came together Nov. 13 to explain a new program they hope will soon be in place in all five counties in the 16th Judicial District which also includes Fulton, Independence, Cleburne and Stone counties...
Same Time -- Different Wrecks -- A Curve Apart (11/20/07)
Two separate wrecks occurred within minutes of each other Nov. 19, around 7:15 a.m., on Highway 62/412, two miles west of Viola. Jackie Owens, 42, of Viola was air lifted to Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home after the 1997 F-150 pickup he was driving failed to negotiate a curve, crossed the center line and struck a tree in the northern ditch of the highway. ...
Hospital board meeting set at Higginbotham Building (11/20/07)
The Fulton County Hospital Board of Directors meeting will be held on Monday, Nov. 26 at 7 p.m. at the Higginbotham Building located at the Fulton County Fairgrounds.
Koshkonong teen dies in accident (11/20/07)
KOSHKONONG -- A 17-year old Koshkonong youth was killed in a two-vehicle accident Nov. 15 at 2:20 p.m. According to officials with Troop G of the Missouri Highway Patrol, killed was Clint D. Cochran of Koshkonong. Cochran was driving a 1985 Nissan truck that pulled into the path of a 2006 Volvo tractor-trailer. The tractor-trailer was driven by Steven E. Lisenby, 43, of Andalusia, Ala...
Salem man pays fine to fake cop (11/20/07)
The Howell County Sheriff's Department is investigating an incident in which a Salem man said he was stopped while driving through Lanton, Mo., by a man posing as a law enforcement officer. Phil Olson told Fulton County authorities he was taking a load of cattle to the sale barn in West Plains Nov. 13, when a man in a dark blue police-type vehicle, possibly a Ford Crown Victoria, with red and blue lights in the grill, stopped him near Lanton...
Nocturnal visitor breaks INTO jail (11/20/07)
A 36-year-old Williford woman allegedly broke into the Hardy Police Department last weekend in hopes of seeing her boyfriend who had been put in jail. Shonda M. Goodwin is charged with commercial burglary and criminal mischief. According to a report from Hardy Police Chief Ernie Rose, Officer Carrol Traw went to the police station around 12:20 a.m. Nov. 11 and found that it had been burglarized...
York -- Guy (11/20/07)
On Sept. 22, at a 10 a.m. ceremony Kandice Elaine York became the bride of Addison Lee Guy at the Couch Community Worship Center in Couch, Mo. The bride is the daughter of Monya and Ricky York of Gatewood, Mo. The groom's parents are Leanna and Darrell Johnson of Mammoth Spring, Ark., and Bill and Wanda Guy of West ?Plains, Mo...
Reynolds -- Sisco (11/20/07)
Jamie Marie Reynolds and Andy Jonathan Sisco will exchange marriage vows Saturday, Nov. 24 at 3 p.m. at the Alton Free Will Baptist Church. A reception will follow at the Alton Multi Purpose Building. All friends and family are invited.
Military (11/20/07)
Pvt. James M. Barrett Army Reserve Pvt. James M. Barrett has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. Barrett is the son of Gloria Kipfer of Mount Pleasant, Ark. 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.. ...
Free Thanksgiving dinner available (11/20/07)
Spring River Moose Lodge 739 of Salem, will hold a free Thanksgiving dinner from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving, Nov. 22. Everyone is welcome. "Anyone who does not have a place to go on Thanksgiving should come. We would love to have you all," a spokesperson said...
Ozarka announces spring registration dates (11/20/07)
For anyone planning to enroll at Ozarka College during the upcoming spring semester, early registration will take place between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Dec. 4 in Mountain View; Dec. 5 in Ash Flat; and Dec. 7 in Melbourne. Students planning to attend registration should submit an application for admission either online at ozarka.edu or by contacting the admissions office for a copy...
FNBC receives governor's challenge award (11/20/07)
First National Banking Company was one of 11 organizations and one individual recognized by the Governor's Quality Award Program for performance excellence during the 13th Annual Awards Celebration at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock. More than 250 businesses and civic leaders from throughout Arkansas attended the celebration...
Free Thanksgiving dinner available (11/20/07)
Spring River Moose Lodge 739 of Salem, will hold a free Thanksgiving dinner from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving, Nov. 22. Everyone is welcome. "Anyone who does not have a place to go on Thanksgiving should come. We would love to have you all," a spokesperson said...
Military (11/20/07)
Pvt. James M. Barrett Army Reserve Pvt. James M. Barrett has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. Barrett is the son of Gloria Kipfer of Mount Pleasant, Ark. 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.. ...
Ozarka announces spring registration dates (11/20/07)
For anyone planning to enroll at Ozarka College during the upcoming spring semester, early registration will take place between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Dec. 4 in Mountain View; Dec. 5 in Ash Flat; and Dec. 7 in Melbourne. Students planning to attend registration should submit an application for admission either online at ozarka.edu or by contacting the admissions office for a copy...
York -- Guy (11/20/07)
On Sept. 22, at a 10 a.m. ceremony Kandice Elaine York became the bride of Addison Lee Guy at the Couch Community Worship Center in Couch, Mo. The bride is the daughter of Monya and Ricky York of Gatewood, Mo. The groom's parents are Leanna and Darrell Johnson of Mammoth Spring, Ark., and Bill and Wanda Guy of West ?Plains, Mo...
Reynolds -- Sisco (11/20/07)
Jamie Marie Reynolds and Andy Jonathan Sisco will exchange marriage vows Saturday, Nov. 24 at 3 p.m. at the Alton Free Will Baptist Church. A reception will follow at the Alton Multi Purpose Building. All friends and family are invited.
FNBC receives governor's challenge award (11/20/07)
First National Banking Company was one of 11 organizations and one individual recognized by the Governor's Quality Award Program for performance excellence during the 13th Annual Awards Celebration at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock. More than 250 businesses and civic leaders from throughout Arkansas attended the celebration...
Thayer Bobcats are ... Headed to the Dome! (11/20/07)
The tide had just turned. Words were not necessary to describe it. All it took was a pair of eyes to see that ol' man momentum had just found a new partner. The player in the crimson jersey, head slumped over, slowly shuffled to the home team's suddenly-quiet sideline...
Viola drops two at Highland (11/20/07)
Highland hosted longtime rival Viola on Nov. 13, and the Rebels' boys and girls both came away with wins. In the first game, the Lady Rebels pulled away from the Lady Longhorns in second half on their way to a 57-49 win. The Rebels (1-0) then beat the Longhorns 51-61 in the nightcap...
Salem sweeps Cave City (11/20/07)
A couple of big performances from a pair of underclassmen helped Salem to a sweep of Cave City in 3A-1 East hoops action Nov. 16 at the Dawg House. Sophomore Chelsea Maguffee tossed in a game-high 24 points to help lead the Lady Hounds to a 68-64 win over the Cavewomen to start the night, while junior Shane Smith ended the evening by pouring in a game-high 27 in the Greyhounds' 64-57 victory over the Cavemen...
Salem sweeps Cave City (11/20/07)
A couple of big performances from a pair of underclassmen helped Salem to a sweep of Cave City in 3A-1 East hoops action Nov. 16 at the Dawg House. Sophomore Chelsea Maguffee tossed in a game-high 24 points to help lead the Lady Hounds to a 68-64 win over the Cavewomen to start the night, while junior Shane Smith ended the evening by pouring in a game-high 27 in the Greyhounds' 64-57 victory over the Cavemen...
Viola drops two at Highland (11/20/07)
Highland hosted longtime rival Viola on Nov. 13, and the Rebels' boys and girls both came away with wins. In the first game, the Lady Rebels pulled away from the Lady Longhorns in second half on their way to a 57-49 win. The Rebels (1-0) then beat the Longhorns 51-61 in the nightcap...
Thayer Bobcats are ... Headed to the Dome! (11/20/07)
The tide had just turned. Words were not necessary to describe it. All it took was a pair of eyes to see that ol' man momentum had just found a new partner. The player in the crimson jersey, head slumped over, slowly shuffled to the home team's suddenly-quiet sideline...
Michael Noil Walker (11/20/07)
Michael Noil Walker, 40 of Spring Hill, Kan., formerly of Brockwell, Ark., died Nov. 9, 2007, at Spring Hill. He was born March 3, 1967, at Batesville, Ark., the son of Osburn and Marie (Taylor) Walker. He received his bachelors degree in 1988 and his masters degree in counseling in 1993 from Arkansas State University in Jonesboro and was a National Board Certified Counselor. ...
Donah Mullen Kay (11/20/07)
Donah (Bertie)?Mullen Kay, 97, of Strawberry, Ark., died Nov. 11, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Jan. 5, 1910, at Jesup, Ark., daughter of J.L. and Tinty Mullen. She married Floyd Kay in 1929 and lived most of of her life in Strawberry where she and her husband owned Kay's Grocery and Station. She was a member of the Jerusalem Baptist Church at Strawberry...
Charles Morgan (11/20/07)
Charles (Chuck) Morgan, 67, of Oxford, Ark., died Nov. 13, 2007, after a five week battle with brain cancer. Charles was born Dec. 29, 1939 in Anderson, Ind., to the late, Charles B. and Tulsa Morgan who were born and raised in Arkansas around Black Rock and Bono, as were the two generations before them...
Marcilla Porter (11/20/07)
Marcillia Porter was born June 21, 1914, in Thayer, Mo., the daughter of Elijah Robinett and Eliza Jane Thompson Robinett. She died Nov. 14, 2007, in Salem, Ark., at the age of 93. She was united in marriage Jan. 16, 1931, to Steve Porter who preceded her in death June 10, 1981...
Betty Jo Brown (11/20/07)
Betty Jo Brown, 77, of Williford, Ark., died Thursday, Nov. 15 at her home. She was born on Aug. 17, 1930, at Perkins, Ark., the daughter of the late Jake and Maggie Mae Holman Turnbor. She was owner and operator of a flea market at Ozark Acres. Survivors include: Emmett Persful, the love of her life; one son, Joe Brown and his wife Kristi of Muskegon, Mich.; three daughters, Sheila Byrne of Fennville, Mich., Juanita Filk of Thayer, Mo., and Joyce Lindy and husband Bill of Andrews, N.C.; one sister, Francis Turnbow of Tennessee; 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.. ...
Henry Wright Sr. (11/20/07)
Henry George Wright Sr., 87, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died Nov. 15, 2007, at Horseshoe Bend. He was born Oct. 25, 1920, in Pine, Mich., the son of the late Ernest and Luella (Wilson) Wright. He worked for General Motors Oldsmobile, in Lansing, Mich., during his working years, and was a member of the Horseshoe Bend United Methodist Church, and a member of the Indiana, Michigan, Ohio Club of Horse-shoe Bend...
Michael Ray Sanders (11/20/07)
Michael Ray Sanders, of Viola, son of the late William Madison Sanders and Mary Belle Knight Sanders, was born Feb. 15, 1953, in Kansas City, Mo. He died Nov. 14, 2007, at St. John's Medical Center in Springfield, Mo., at the age of 54. He worked in highway construction for many years before becoming disabled...
Lloyd Elvin Minor (11/20/07)
Lloyd Elvin Minor, 94, of Saginaw, Mich., formerly of Viola, Ark., died Sept. 26, 2007, at his home. There will be a memorial service at the Viola First Baptist Church on Sunday, ?Nov. 25 at 1:30 p.m. The family will be there at 1 p.m. to receive friends...
Helen Marlene Kehrli (11/20/07)
Helen Marlene Kehrli, 89, died Oct. 28, 2007, at Good Samaritan Village in Genesco, Ill. She was born July 19, 1918, the daughter of Otto H. Berens and Elsie M. (Bissell) Berens of Wood Center, Iowa. On March 30, 1941 Helen married Burnell F. Kehrli of Coggon, Iowa. To this union, three children were born...
Clint Delbert Cochran (11/20/07)
Clint Delbert Cochran was born July 27, 1990, in West?Plains, Mo., the son of William A. Cochran and Debra L. Cody. He died Nov. 15, 2007, in Koshkonong, Mo., at the age of 17. Clint was a member of the junior class at the Koshkonong High School where he actively participated in junior class events by working regularly in their concession stand.?He was a member of the Koshkonong chapter of the National Beta Club, a member of the Koshkonong Trap Shooting Team and Missouri Youth Network...
Clifford L. Turner (11/20/07)
Clifford L. Turner of Lake Ozark Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2007, at Lake Regional Hospital in?Osage Beach, Mo. He was born Oct. 26, 1934, in Alton Mo., the son of the late Kyle E. and A. Ruth (Nicholas) Turner. He is survived by: one brother, Kenneth E. ...
Marcilla Porter (11/20/07)
Marcillia Porter was born June 21, 1914, in Thayer, Mo., the daughter of Elijah Robinett and Eliza Jane Thompson Robinett. She died Nov. 14, 2007, in Salem, Ark., at the age of 93. She was united in marriage Jan. 16, 1931, to Steve Porter who preceded her in death June 10, 1981...
Clifford L. Turner (11/20/07)
Clifford L. Turner of Lake Ozark Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2007, at Lake Regional Hospital in?Osage Beach, Mo. He was born Oct. 26, 1934, in Alton Mo., the son of the late Kyle E. and A. Ruth (Nicholas) Turner. He is survived by: one brother, Kenneth E. ...
Charles Morgan (11/20/07)
Charles (Chuck) Morgan, 67, of Oxford, Ark., died Nov. 13, 2007, after a five week battle with brain cancer. Charles was born Dec. 29, 1939 in Anderson, Ind., to the late, Charles B. and Tulsa Morgan who were born and raised in Arkansas around Black Rock and Bono, as were the two generations before them...
Donah Mullen Kay (11/20/07)
Donah (Bertie)?Mullen Kay, 97, of Strawberry, Ark., died Nov. 11, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Jan. 5, 1910, at Jesup, Ark., daughter of J.L. and Tinty Mullen. She married Floyd Kay in 1929 and lived most of of her life in Strawberry where she and her husband owned Kay's Grocery and Station. She was a member of the Jerusalem Baptist Church at Strawberry...
Michael Noil Walker (11/20/07)
Michael Noil Walker, 40 of Spring Hill, Kan., formerly of Brockwell, Ark., died Nov. 9, 2007, at Spring Hill. He was born March 3, 1967, at Batesville, Ark., the son of Osburn and Marie (Taylor) Walker. He received his bachelors degree in 1988 and his masters degree in counseling in 1993 from Arkansas State University in Jonesboro and was a National Board Certified Counselor. ...
Clint Delbert Cochran (11/20/07)
Clint Delbert Cochran was born July 27, 1990, in West?Plains, Mo., the son of William A. Cochran and Debra L. Cody. He died Nov. 15, 2007, in Koshkonong, Mo., at the age of 17. Clint was a member of the junior class at the Koshkonong High School where he actively participated in junior class events by working regularly in their concession stand.?He was a member of the Koshkonong chapter of the National Beta Club, a member of the Koshkonong Trap Shooting Team and Missouri Youth Network...
Betty Jo Brown (11/20/07)
Betty Jo Brown, 77, of Williford, Ark., died Thursday, Nov. 15 at her home. She was born on Aug. 17, 1930, at Perkins, Ark., the daughter of the late Jake and Maggie Mae Holman Turnbor. She was owner and operator of a flea market at Ozark Acres. Survivors include: Emmett Persful, the love of her life; one son, Joe Brown and his wife Kristi of Muskegon, Mich.; three daughters, Sheila Byrne of Fennville, Mich., Juanita Filk of Thayer, Mo., and Joyce Lindy and husband Bill of Andrews, N.C.; one sister, Francis Turnbow of Tennessee; 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.. ...
Henry Wright Sr. (11/20/07)
Henry George Wright Sr., 87, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died Nov. 15, 2007, at Horseshoe Bend. He was born Oct. 25, 1920, in Pine, Mich., the son of the late Ernest and Luella (Wilson) Wright. He worked for General Motors Oldsmobile, in Lansing, Mich., during his working years, and was a member of the Horseshoe Bend United Methodist Church, and a member of the Indiana, Michigan, Ohio Club of Horse-shoe Bend...
Michael Ray Sanders (11/20/07)
Michael Ray Sanders, of Viola, son of the late William Madison Sanders and Mary Belle Knight Sanders, was born Feb. 15, 1953, in Kansas City, Mo. He died Nov. 14, 2007, at St. John's Medical Center in Springfield, Mo., at the age of 54. He worked in highway construction for many years before becoming disabled...
Lloyd Elvin Minor (11/20/07)
Lloyd Elvin Minor, 94, of Saginaw, Mich., formerly of Viola, Ark., died Sept. 26, 2007, at his home. There will be a memorial service at the Viola First Baptist Church on Sunday, ?Nov. 25 at 1:30 p.m. The family will be there at 1 p.m. to receive friends...
Helen Marlene Kehrli (11/20/07)
Helen Marlene Kehrli, 89, died Oct. 28, 2007, at Good Samaritan Village in Genesco, Ill. She was born July 19, 1918, the daughter of Otto H. Berens and Elsie M. (Bissell) Berens of Wood Center, Iowa. On March 30, 1941 Helen married Burnell F. Kehrli of Coggon, Iowa. To this union, three children were born...
Lathan Wade Smith (11/20/07)
Lacey Hoyer and Zach Smith are the parents of a baby boy, Lathan Wade Smith, born Oct. 14, 2007, at the Baxter Medical Center in Mountain Home at 7:47 a.m. He weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 20 inches long. His grandparents are also from Salem, Brenda Jackson, Greg Jackson, Zane Smith, April Hoyer and Eddie Hoyer...
Hunter Michael Edward Thomas Redburn (11/20/07)
Jason Redburn and Amber Shaw of Alton are the parents of a baby boy, Hunter Michael Edward Thomas Redburn. He was born at 4:57 a.m. Nov. 17, 2007, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 21 1/2 inches long. His sibling is Kyndra, 21 months. Grandparents are Lisa Edmonston of Calico Rock, Ark., Mike and Patsy Redburn of Jefferson City and the late Bruce Shaw...
Journey Starr (11/20/07)
Josh Andrzejczyk and Summer Vaughan of West Plains are the parents of a baby girl, Journey Starr. She was born at 4:29 a.m., Nov. 14, 2007, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. She weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 20 inches long. Grandparents are Sonja McClain of Viola, Ark...
Hunter Michael Edward Thomas Redburn (11/20/07)
Jason Redburn and Amber Shaw of Alton are the parents of a baby boy, Hunter Michael Edward Thomas Redburn. He was born at 4:57 a.m. Nov. 17, 2007, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 21 1/2 inches long. His sibling is Kyndra, 21 months. Grandparents are Lisa Edmonston of Calico Rock, Ark., Mike and Patsy Redburn of Jefferson City and the late Bruce Shaw...
Journey Starr (11/20/07)
Josh Andrzejczyk and Summer Vaughan of West Plains are the parents of a baby girl, Journey Starr. She was born at 4:29 a.m., Nov. 14, 2007, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. She weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 20 inches long. Grandparents are Sonja McClain of Viola, Ark...
Lathan Wade Smith (11/20/07)
Lacey Hoyer and Zach Smith are the parents of a baby boy, Lathan Wade Smith, born Oct. 14, 2007, at the Baxter Medical Center in Mountain Home at 7:47 a.m. He weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 20 inches long. His grandparents are also from Salem, Brenda Jackson, Greg Jackson, Zane Smith, April Hoyer and Eddie Hoyer...
Huff -- Zook (11/20/07)
Teresa Huff and Andrew Zook will exchange wedding vows, Friday, Nov. 23 at 2 p.m. at the Ozark Mountain Wedding Chapel in Harrison, Ark. A reception will follow the ceremony. Invitations will be sent and all family and friends are invited to attend...
Huff -- Zook (11/20/07)
Teresa Huff and Andrew Zook will exchange wedding vows, Friday, Nov. 23 at 2 p.m. at the Ozark Mountain Wedding Chapel in Harrison, Ark. A reception will follow the ceremony. Invitations will be sent and all family and friends are invited to attend...
Dumpy & Stick (11/20/07)
Dumpy and Stick ... two degenerates who have been paraded across the television news nightly in their black and white jail-issued scrubs. Two men (and I use that term loosely) who are accused of rape and murder of a 9-year-old child in southern Missouri. Two individuals who no longer deserve the name chosen for them when they entered this world...
Dumpy & Stick (11/20/07)
Dumpy and Stick ... two degenerates who have been paraded across the television news nightly in their black and white jail-issued scrubs. Two men (and I use that term loosely) who are accused of rape and murder of a 9-year-old child in southern Missouri. Two individuals who no longer deserve the name chosen for them when they entered this world...