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Stories from Thursday, December 6, 2007

Keeping the hospital open (12/06/07)
Getting the hospital's bottom line in the black and keeping it there appears to be the first goal of the Fulton County Hospital Board. Suggestions about how this could be accomplished were presented by John Ed Welch and Bill Couch of Hughes, Welch and Milligan at the Nov. 26 regular meeting of the hospital board...
Break-ins reported at NAEC substations (12/06/07)
North Arkansas Electric Cooperative is investigating two recent break-ins at two of its Baxter County substations resulting in the theft of several pounds of copper. The thefts, which occurred over the past week in the Mountain Home area, left the cooperative with over $6,000 in damages...
Doran charged with felon (12/06/07)
OREGON COUNTY -- A Couch woman, Crystal D. Doran, 19, has been charged with felony involuntary manslaughter and felony assault after she was driving a truck that was involved in an accident killing a man and injuring another. In a probable cause statement from the Oregon County Prosecuting Attorney's office, Cpl. ...
Clary purchases funeral home (12/06/07)
THAYER -- Tom Clary, owner of Clary Funeral Homes announced last week that he has purchased the Carr-Montgomery Funeral Home in Thayer. "We are currently remodeling and refurbishing the building and grounds," Clary said. He said the businesses should be open in the next couple of weeks...
Man charged with sexual assault (12/06/07)
Jeff Mosal, 31, of North Fairview Road, Mammoth Spring, has been charged with two counts of sexual assault in the fourth degree. According to Johnny Byler with the Fulton County Sheriff's Office, Mosal is accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old female...
Coming to a yard near you (12/06/07)
It might just be the ultimate revenge, and it's sure to be a lot of fun as the Salem Senior 2008 Lock-in Committee sponsors the ugly tree shuffle. This "stylish" symbol of the holiday season can grace the lawn of your "favorite" friend or neighbor, simply by making a phone call and donating $5 or more to the Lock-in Committee...
Volunteer center now open (12/06/07)
Jan Thompson Staff Writer OREGON COUNTY -- Oregon County organizations and agencies looking for a few good volunteers should check with Missouri State University at West Plains' new Volunteer Center to find the help they need. Kay Garrett, will be the Volunteer Center coordinator. ...
Viola students earn Golden Apple Award (12/06/07)
The Viola School District is one of 10 schools across the state to be chosen for the 2007 Golden Apple Award sponsored by THV television station in Little Rock, the University of Central Arkansas and the Arkansas Department of Education. This is the fourth year for the awards...
Sheriff scholarship available (12/06/07)
OREGON COUNTY -- Oregon County Sheriff Tim Ward announced last week that Oregon County high school seniors may apply for the John Dennis Scholarship. "This will be for high school seniors that will be criminal justice majors in college," Ward said. He added that the scholarship is awarded by the Missouri Sheriff's Association...
Toys for Tots underway (12/06/07)
AREA -- The 2007 Toys for Tots Toy Drive is now underway. The drive is sponsored annually by VFW Post 7831 and the Ladies Auxiliary of Mammoth Spring. According to Ladies Auxiliary President Dorothy Parks, boxes will be placed throughout the stateline area for anyone wishing to donate a toy...
Byler completes basic police training course (12/06/07)
Johnny Byler of the Fulton County Sheriff's office was one of 49 officers who successfully completed Basic Police Training Course 2007-B at the Black River Technical College Law Enforcement Training Academy in Pocahontas, Ark. The 13-week, 589-hour course, which began Aug. 20, included instruction in standard police tactics, firearms, legal, educational, technical skills and practical exercises...
Polling changes take affect (12/06/07)
Come election time next year, Oregon County voters need to know there are some changes in the works. Oregon County Circuit Clerk Gary Hensley and workers in his office last week mailed out nearly 7,000 new pink voter registration cards. "Voters need to replace their old green cards with the new pink ones," Hensley said. He said some voting precincts in the county have changed and if a voter's precinct has changed, the location change will be on the left side of the card under Voting Location...
Christmas angels (12/06/07)
Our soldiers in service My name is Audrey Bost?Crow and I am currently stationed in Vicenza, Italy, with my husband Jason Crow who is a Specialist in the U.S. Army. Currently he is serving in Afghanistan for a 15 month deployment and I have a request from our military community. ...
Doran charged with felon (12/06/07)
OREGON COUNTY -- A Couch woman, Crystal D. Doran, 19, has been charged with felony involuntary manslaughter and felony assault after she was driving a truck that was involved in an accident killing a man and injuring another. In a probable cause statement from the Oregon County Prosecuting Attorney's office, Cpl. ...
Break-ins reported at NAEC substations (12/06/07)
North Arkansas Electric Cooperative is investigating two recent break-ins at two of its Baxter County substations resulting in the theft of several pounds of copper. The thefts, which occurred over the past week in the Mountain Home area, left the cooperative with over $6,000 in damages...
Clary purchases funeral home (12/06/07)
THAYER -- Tom Clary, owner of Clary Funeral Homes announced last week that he has purchased the Carr-Montgomery Funeral Home in Thayer. "We are currently remodeling and refurbishing the building and grounds," Clary said. He said the businesses should be open in the next couple of weeks...
Man charged with sexual assault (12/06/07)
Jeff Mosal, 31, of North Fairview Road, Mammoth Spring, has been charged with two counts of sexual assault in the fourth degree. According to Johnny Byler with the Fulton County Sheriff's Office, Mosal is accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old female...
Coming to a yard near you (12/06/07)
It might just be the ultimate revenge, and it's sure to be a lot of fun as the Salem Senior 2008 Lock-in Committee sponsors the ugly tree shuffle. This "stylish" symbol of the holiday season can grace the lawn of your "favorite" friend or neighbor, simply by making a phone call and donating $5 or more to the Lock-in Committee...
Volunteer center now open (12/06/07)
Jan Thompson Staff Writer OREGON COUNTY -- Oregon County organizations and agencies looking for a few good volunteers should check with Missouri State University at West Plains' new Volunteer Center to find the help they need. Kay Garrett, will be the Volunteer Center coordinator. ...
Sheriff scholarship available (12/06/07)
OREGON COUNTY -- Oregon County Sheriff Tim Ward announced last week that Oregon County high school seniors may apply for the John Dennis Scholarship. "This will be for high school seniors that will be criminal justice majors in college," Ward said. He added that the scholarship is awarded by the Missouri Sheriff's Association...
Toys for Tots underway (12/06/07)
AREA -- The 2007 Toys for Tots Toy Drive is now underway. The drive is sponsored annually by VFW Post 7831 and the Ladies Auxiliary of Mammoth Spring. According to Ladies Auxiliary President Dorothy Parks, boxes will be placed throughout the stateline area for anyone wishing to donate a toy...
Byler completes basic police training course (12/06/07)
Johnny Byler of the Fulton County Sheriff's office was one of 49 officers who successfully completed Basic Police Training Course 2007-B at the Black River Technical College Law Enforcement Training Academy in Pocahontas, Ark. The 13-week, 589-hour course, which began Aug. 20, included instruction in standard police tactics, firearms, legal, educational, technical skills and practical exercises...
Viola students earn Golden Apple Award (12/06/07)
The Viola School District is one of 10 schools across the state to be chosen for the 2007 Golden Apple Award sponsored by THV television station in Little Rock, the University of Central Arkansas and the Arkansas Department of Education. This is the fourth year for the awards...
Polling changes take affect (12/06/07)
Come election time next year, Oregon County voters need to know there are some changes in the works. Oregon County Circuit Clerk Gary Hensley and workers in his office last week mailed out nearly 7,000 new pink voter registration cards. "Voters need to replace their old green cards with the new pink ones," Hensley said. He said some voting precincts in the county have changed and if a voter's precinct has changed, the location change will be on the left side of the card under Voting Location...
Christmas angels (12/06/07)
Our soldiers in service My name is Audrey Bost?Crow and I am currently stationed in Vicenza, Italy, with my husband Jason Crow who is a Specialist in the U.S. Army. Currently he is serving in Afghanistan for a 15 month deployment and I have a request from our military community. ...
Keeping the hospital open (12/06/07)
Getting the hospital's bottom line in the black and keeping it there appears to be the first goal of the Fulton County Hospital Board. Suggestions about how this could be accomplished were presented by John Ed Welch and Bill Couch of Hughes, Welch and Milligan at the Nov. 26 regular meeting of the hospital board...
Carol Langston selected to participate in leadership class (12/06/07)
Carol Langston of North Little Rock has been selected to participate in Leadership Arkansas Class II, which is sponsored by the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce/ Associated Industries of Arkansas. Langston is vice president for college advancement at Pulaski Technical College in North Little Rock. ...
Carol Langston selected to participate in leadership class (12/06/07)
Carol Langston of North Little Rock has been selected to participate in Leadership Arkansas Class II, which is sponsored by the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce/ Associated Industries of Arkansas. Langston is vice president for college advancement at Pulaski Technical College in North Little Rock. ...
Plenty of offense at Bluebirds' Nest (12/06/07)
Mount Pleasant senior guard Erica Biard put on quite a show for the home crowd Nov. 29, tossing in a game-high 30 points and grabbing seven boards in her team's 65-39 1A-2 North victory over the visiting Mammoth Spring Lady Bears. Turns out Biard's performance was just the warm-up act for what was to follow...
Second half surge (12/06/07)
The battle for the championship hardware in the 2007 Van Buren Lady Dawg Classic couldn't have got off to a much slower start if the two teams in the title game had been playing in knee-deep quicksand. Luckily for the Couch Lady Indians, they had four-wheel drive in the person of Tara Combs...
Cavemen push past Cougars with late rally (12/06/07)
It was the visiting Izard County Cougars who got out of the gate the fastest, but it was the homestanding Cave City Cavemen who finished the strongest in a fast-paced non-conference basketball matchup Nov. 27. Down by double-digits at the half, the Cavemen (4-2) kept chipping away and managed to post a 20-point turnaround, going from a 10-point hole to a 10-point win, 56-46, over the Cougars. The loss was just Izard County's (11-2) second setback of the year...
Thayer hangs on, tops Lady Comets (12/06/07)
Sometimes the worst thing about jumping out to a big lead early in a game is having to spend the rest of the night fighting off a spirited charge from your opponent. But the Thayer Lady Bobcats did just that, grabbing a 17-point lead in the first half of play against the Alton Lady Comets in the third-place game of the Van Buren Lady Dawg Classic Dec. 1...
Cavemen push past Cougars with late rally (12/06/07)
It was the visiting Izard County Cougars who got out of the gate the fastest, but it was the homestanding Cave City Cavemen who finished the strongest in a fast-paced non-conference basketball matchup Nov. 27. Down by double-digits at the half, the Cavemen (4-2) kept chipping away and managed to post a 20-point turnaround, going from a 10-point hole to a 10-point win, 56-46, over the Cougars. The loss was just Izard County's (11-2) second setback of the year...
Thayer hangs on, tops Lady Comets (12/06/07)
Sometimes the worst thing about jumping out to a big lead early in a game is having to spend the rest of the night fighting off a spirited charge from your opponent. But the Thayer Lady Bobcats did just that, grabbing a 17-point lead in the first half of play against the Alton Lady Comets in the third-place game of the Van Buren Lady Dawg Classic Dec. 1...
Second half surge (12/06/07)
The battle for the championship hardware in the 2007 Van Buren Lady Dawg Classic couldn't have got off to a much slower start if the two teams in the title game had been playing in knee-deep quicksand. Luckily for the Couch Lady Indians, they had four-wheel drive in the person of Tara Combs...
Plenty of offense at Bluebirds' Nest (12/06/07)
Mount Pleasant senior guard Erica Biard put on quite a show for the home crowd Nov. 29, tossing in a game-high 30 points and grabbing seven boards in her team's 65-39 1A-2 North victory over the visiting Mammoth Spring Lady Bears. Turns out Biard's performance was just the warm-up act for what was to follow...
Robert Nicely (12/06/07)
Robert Nicely, 91, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Nov. 28, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville, Ark. He was born Nov. 1, 1916, in Hannibal, Mo., the son of Clyde Willis and Jemma (Zimmerman) Nicely. He retired from the U.S. Postal Service after 43 years, was a member of the NARFE, the Lions Club and was an EMT volunteer. ...
Robert Lee Williams (12/06/07)
Robert Lee Williams, 90, died Nov. 22, 2007, at the Crown Point Nursing Home in Horseshoe Bend, Ark.. He was born June 7, 1917, the son of Tilman Cecil and Fannie Wiseman Irons Williams. He recalled the story of his birthday many times saying, "I was born in Rush, Ark., an old-time gold mining town. The cook of the wagon said 'Fannie if you can have that baby before noon, you may use this wagon.' After he was born in the nick of time, they served dinner to the crew...
Irene L. Baughman (12/06/07)
Irene L. Crass Wheeler Baughman died Nov. 4, 2007, at Life Care Hospital in McAllen, Texas, at the age of 84. She was born Feb. 22, 1923, the daughter of R.C. and Belle Crass in Myrtle, Mo. Survivors include: her husband, Mikeal Baughman, of the home; one son and daughter-in-law, Jim and Deanna Wheeler of Monette, Mo.; one daughter and son-in-law, Linda and David Smith of Odessa, Mo.; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two brothers; and two sisters...
Wanda L. Rohman (12/06/07)
Wanda L. Rohman, 82, of Pea Ridge, Ark., formerly of Salem, was born June 21, 1925, in Wheeling, Ark., the daughter of Buford Hancock and Lottie Peart Hancock. She died ?Nov. 27, 2007, at Northwest Medical Center in Bentonville. She was united in marriage to George Rohman in the early 1950s in Junction City, Kan., and to this union two daughters were born. ...
Thomas William (Tom) Tucker (12/06/07)
Thomas William (Tom) Tucker was born in Mena, Ark., on June 29, 1935, to Clyde and Addie (Cox) Tucker. He died at Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ash Flat on Nov. 28, 2007, at the age of 72. Tom, as everyone called him, graduated Wewoka Oklahoma High School in 1953. ...
Donald Oscar Wilson (12/06/07)
Donald Oscar Wilson of Salem, Ark., son of the late Wilbur Oscar and Elsie Grace (Johnson) Wilson, was born March 19, 1932, at Independence, Iowa. He died Nov. 27, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 75. He was married to Diana Marie Plutz on Nov. 30, 1957, at Chicago, Ill. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Donald worked as a brick layer in commercial construction...
Virgie (Finney)?Matlock (12/06/07)
Virgie Elizabeth (Finney) Matlock, 87, of Cave City, Ark., died Nov. 26, 2007, at the Cave City Nursing Home. She was born May 3, 1920, at Batesville, Ark., the daughter of Luther and Ellen (Cummings)?Finney. She was a homemaker and a member of the Matlock Road Church of God in Cave City...
Dorothy Hanselman (12/06/07)
Dorothy Louise Hanselman, 95, of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Louis and Harriet (Thomas) Ziegler, was born Feb. 24, 1912, at Chicago, Ill. She died Nov. 25, 2007, in Viola, Ark. She was united in marriage to Edward Carl Hanselman on Nov. 19, 1936, at Chicago, Ill. Dorothy was a homemaker and she was a member of the Lutheran Memorial Church in Chicago, Ill...
Leona Lesh (12/06/07)
The family of Leona Lesh, 85, of Thayer, Mo., invite you to attend her Memorial Service Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007, at 11 a.m. in the Carter Funeral Home Chapel at Thayer, Mo., with Pat Keefe officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of the Carter Funeral Home of Thayer...
Hansel "Sparky" Wheeler (12/06/07)
Hansel "Sparky"?Wheeler, 74, of South-port, Fla., was born Jan. 10, 1933, the son of the late John Paris and Clara Mae Nickless in Alton, Mo. He died Nov. 5, 2007, at Gulf Coast Medical Center in Panama City, Fla. He was married 53 years to Nadine Sellers Wheeler. He was retired from the United States Navy...
Yvonne Susanne Long (12/06/07)
Yvonne Susanne Long was born the daughter of William Mac Sillings and Elsie Laverne Sillings on Jan. 29, 1952, in Wichita, Kan., and died Nov. 25, 2007, at the age of 55. She was united in marriage May 30, 1981, at Kansas City, Kan., to William T. Long. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother...
Moyra "Tiny"?Jackson (12/06/07)
Moyra Lavern "Tiny" Jackson, 91, of Cave City, Ark., formerly of Evening Shade, Ark., died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2007 in Cave City. She was born April 12, 1916 in Breckenridge, Texas and was the daughter of Ross Wilson and Sarah Ellender (McMillian) Jackson. Tiny was a member of the Evening Shade United Methodist Church...
Charlie Lewis Casey (12/06/07)
Charlie Lewis Casey, 83, of Thayer, Mo., was born Sept. 10, 1924, in Oregon County, Mo., and died Nov. 26, 2007, at his home. Survivors include: his wife, Pearl of Thayer, Mo.; two daughters, Joyce Casey of Thayer and Goldie Smith of Rolla, Mo.; two grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one sister, Winnie Mitchell of Alton, Mo.; and numerous other relatives and friends...
James R. Goldston (12/06/07)
James R. Goldston, 86, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Nov. 1, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Aug. 11, 1921, in Gammell Mines, Ala., the son of Charles Goldston and Anna Bell (Turner) Goldston. He retired from Douglas County Hospital as a maintenance engineer. Moving from Omaha, Neb., he and his wife have lived in Cherokee Village for 22 years. He loved to play horseshoes and woodworking...
Levern Garner (12/06/07)
Levern Garner, 69, son of the late Kenneth Robins and Oma Sherrell Robins, was born Nov. 30, 1937, in Oxford, Ark. He died Nov. 27, 2007, in Melbourne, Ark. Vern was an Oxford High School graduate. He attended Arkansas State University at Beebe on a basketball scholarship. He went on to attend and play basketball at Bethel College in Carroll County, Tennessee. While playing for the Bethel College Wildcats, he lead the nation in scoring and was inducted into the Bethel College Hall of Fame...
Wanda L. Rohman (12/06/07)
Wanda L. Rohman, 82, of Pea Ridge, Ark., formerly of Salem, was born June 21, 1925, in Wheeling, Ark., the daughter of Buford Hancock and Lottie Peart Hancock. She died ?Nov. 27, 2007, at Northwest Medical Center in Bentonville. She was united in marriage to George Rohman in the early 1950s in Junction City, Kan., and to this union two daughters were born. ...
Thomas William (Tom) Tucker (12/06/07)
Thomas William (Tom) Tucker was born in Mena, Ark., on June 29, 1935, to Clyde and Addie (Cox) Tucker. He died at Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ash Flat on Nov. 28, 2007, at the age of 72. Tom, as everyone called him, graduated Wewoka Oklahoma High School in 1953. ...
Robert Lee Williams (12/06/07)
Robert Lee Williams, 90, died Nov. 22, 2007, at the Crown Point Nursing Home in Horseshoe Bend, Ark.. He was born June 7, 1917, the son of Tilman Cecil and Fannie Wiseman Irons Williams. He recalled the story of his birthday many times saying, "I was born in Rush, Ark., an old-time gold mining town. The cook of the wagon said 'Fannie if you can have that baby before noon, you may use this wagon.' After he was born in the nick of time, they served dinner to the crew...
Robert Nicely (12/06/07)
Robert Nicely, 91, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Nov. 28, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville, Ark. He was born Nov. 1, 1916, in Hannibal, Mo., the son of Clyde Willis and Jemma (Zimmerman) Nicely. He retired from the U.S. Postal Service after 43 years, was a member of the NARFE, the Lions Club and was an EMT volunteer. ...
Irene L. Baughman (12/06/07)
Irene L. Crass Wheeler Baughman died Nov. 4, 2007, at Life Care Hospital in McAllen, Texas, at the age of 84. She was born Feb. 22, 1923, the daughter of R.C. and Belle Crass in Myrtle, Mo. Survivors include: her husband, Mikeal Baughman, of the home; one son and daughter-in-law, Jim and Deanna Wheeler of Monette, Mo.; one daughter and son-in-law, Linda and David Smith of Odessa, Mo.; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two brothers; and two sisters...
Virgie (Finney)?Matlock (12/06/07)
Virgie Elizabeth (Finney) Matlock, 87, of Cave City, Ark., died Nov. 26, 2007, at the Cave City Nursing Home. She was born May 3, 1920, at Batesville, Ark., the daughter of Luther and Ellen (Cummings)?Finney. She was a homemaker and a member of the Matlock Road Church of God in Cave City...
Charlie Lewis Casey (12/06/07)
Charlie Lewis Casey, 83, of Thayer, Mo., was born Sept. 10, 1924, in Oregon County, Mo., and died Nov. 26, 2007, at his home. Survivors include: his wife, Pearl of Thayer, Mo.; two daughters, Joyce Casey of Thayer and Goldie Smith of Rolla, Mo.; two grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one sister, Winnie Mitchell of Alton, Mo.; and numerous other relatives and friends...
Moyra "Tiny"?Jackson (12/06/07)
Moyra Lavern "Tiny" Jackson, 91, of Cave City, Ark., formerly of Evening Shade, Ark., died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2007 in Cave City. She was born April 12, 1916 in Breckenridge, Texas and was the daughter of Ross Wilson and Sarah Ellender (McMillian) Jackson. Tiny was a member of the Evening Shade United Methodist Church...
Hansel "Sparky" Wheeler (12/06/07)
Hansel "Sparky"?Wheeler, 74, of South-port, Fla., was born Jan. 10, 1933, the son of the late John Paris and Clara Mae Nickless in Alton, Mo. He died Nov. 5, 2007, at Gulf Coast Medical Center in Panama City, Fla. He was married 53 years to Nadine Sellers Wheeler. He was retired from the United States Navy...
Leona Lesh (12/06/07)
The family of Leona Lesh, 85, of Thayer, Mo., invite you to attend her Memorial Service Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007, at 11 a.m. in the Carter Funeral Home Chapel at Thayer, Mo., with Pat Keefe officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of the Carter Funeral Home of Thayer...
Dorothy Hanselman (12/06/07)
Dorothy Louise Hanselman, 95, of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Louis and Harriet (Thomas) Ziegler, was born Feb. 24, 1912, at Chicago, Ill. She died Nov. 25, 2007, in Viola, Ark. She was united in marriage to Edward Carl Hanselman on Nov. 19, 1936, at Chicago, Ill. Dorothy was a homemaker and she was a member of the Lutheran Memorial Church in Chicago, Ill...
Donald Oscar Wilson (12/06/07)
Donald Oscar Wilson of Salem, Ark., son of the late Wilbur Oscar and Elsie Grace (Johnson) Wilson, was born March 19, 1932, at Independence, Iowa. He died Nov. 27, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 75. He was married to Diana Marie Plutz on Nov. 30, 1957, at Chicago, Ill. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Donald worked as a brick layer in commercial construction...
Levern Garner (12/06/07)
Levern Garner, 69, son of the late Kenneth Robins and Oma Sherrell Robins, was born Nov. 30, 1937, in Oxford, Ark. He died Nov. 27, 2007, in Melbourne, Ark. Vern was an Oxford High School graduate. He attended Arkansas State University at Beebe on a basketball scholarship. He went on to attend and play basketball at Bethel College in Carroll County, Tennessee. While playing for the Bethel College Wildcats, he lead the nation in scoring and was inducted into the Bethel College Hall of Fame...
Yvonne Susanne Long (12/06/07)
Yvonne Susanne Long was born the daughter of William Mac Sillings and Elsie Laverne Sillings on Jan. 29, 1952, in Wichita, Kan., and died Nov. 25, 2007, at the age of 55. She was united in marriage May 30, 1981, at Kansas City, Kan., to William T. Long. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother...
James R. Goldston (12/06/07)
James R. Goldston, 86, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Nov. 1, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Aug. 11, 1921, in Gammell Mines, Ala., the son of Charles Goldston and Anna Bell (Turner) Goldston. He retired from Douglas County Hospital as a maintenance engineer. Moving from Omaha, Neb., he and his wife have lived in Cherokee Village for 22 years. He loved to play horseshoes and woodworking...
Yvonne Susanne Long (12/06/07)
Yvonne Susanne Long was born the daughter of William Mac Sillings and Elsie Laverne Sillings on Jan. 29, 1952, in Wichita, Kan., and died Nov. 25, 2007, at the age of 55. She was united in marriage May 30, 1981, at Kansas City, Kan., to William T. Long. ...
Virgie (Finney) Matlock (12/06/07)
Virgie Elizabeth (Finney) Matlock, 87, of Cave City, Ark., died Nov. 26, 2007, at the Cave City Nursing Home. She was born May 3, 1920, at Batesville, Ark., to Luther and Ellen (Cummings) Finney. She was a homemaker and a member of the Matlock Road Church of God in Cave City.Survivors include: a son and daughter-in-law, Vaughn and Mert Matlock; a daughter and son-in-law, Mary and Marshall Goff all of Cave City; three sisters, Hildia Greshner of St. ...
Thomas William Tucker (12/06/07)
Thomas William (Tom) Tucker was born in Mena, Ark., on June 29, 1935, to Clyde and Addie (Cox) Tucker. He died at Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ash Flat on Nov. 28, 2007, at the age of 72. Tom, as everyone called him, graduated Wewoka Oklahoma High School in 1953. ...
Robert Nicely (12/06/07)
Robert Nicely, 91, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Nov. 28, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville, Ark. He was born Nov. 1, 1916, in Hannibal, Mo., the son of Clyde Willis and Jemma (Zimmerman) Nicely. He retired from the U.S. Postal Service after 43 years, was a member of the NARFE, the Lions Club and was an EMT volunteer. ...
Moyra Lavern "Tiny" Jackson (12/06/07)
Moyra Lavern "Tiny" Jackson, 91, of Cave City, Ark., formerly of Evening Shade, Ark., died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2007 in Cave City. She was born April 12, 1916, in Breckenridge, Texas, and was the daughter of Ross Wilson and Sarah Ellender (McMillian) Jackson. ...
Leona Lesh (12/06/07)
The family of Leona Lesh, 85, of Thayer, Mo., invite you to attend her Memorial Service Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007, at 11 a.m. in the Carter Funeral Home Chapel at Thayer, Mo., with Pat Keefe officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of the Carter Funeral Home of Thayer...
James R. Goldston (12/06/07)
James R. Goldston, 86, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Nov. 1, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Aug. 11, 1921, in Gammell Mines, Ala., the son of Charles Goldston and Anna Bell (Turner) Goldston. He retired from Douglas County Hospital as a maintenance engineer. ...
Hubert Cave Daugherty (12/06/07)
Hubert Cave Daugherty, 81, of Hardy died Wednesday, Nov. 28 at the Fulton County Hospital. He was the son of Hubert and Mattie Daugherty. Hubert grew up in Hardy, learned to love the outdoors and especially fishing. He attended college at ASU and Georgia Tech. ...
Donald Oscar Wilson (12/06/07)
Donald Oscar Wilson of Salem, Ark., son of the late Wilbur Oscar and Elsie Grace (Johnson) Wilson, was born March 19, 1932, at Independence, Iowa. He died Nov. 27, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 75. He was united in marriage to Diana Marie Plutz on Nov. ...
Elsie Marie King (12/06/07)
Matt and Kasey King of Thayer are the parents of a baby girl, Elsie Marie. She was born at 9:39 a.m. Nov. 27, 2007, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. She weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces and was 19-1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Steve and Tina Talburt of West Plains and David and Dorothy King of Couch...
Kailie Jo Amrhein (12/06/07)
Joshua Amrhein and Jackie Meier of Myrtle are the parents of a baby girl, Kailie Jo Amrhein. She was born at 8:20 a.m. Nov. 26, 2007, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. She weighed 6 pounds, 5-1/2 ounces and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are John and Marylou Meier of Myrtle and Kevin and Anna Amrhein of Mammoth Spring...
Moses Elijah Polson (12/06/07)
David and Faith Polson of Gardner, Kan., announce the birth of their son, Moses Elijah, born Oct. 17, 2007, at Overland?Park Regional Medical Center in Overland Park, Kan. Moses weighed 8 pounds, 9-1/2 ounces and was 20 inches long. He was welcomed home by two big brothers, Noah and Jonah, and two foster sisters, Jordahn and Marissa...
Elianna Suzanne Aichele (12/06/07)
Justin and Veronica Aichele of Springfield, Mo., are the parents of a baby girl, Elianna Suzanne. She was born at 9:46 p.m., Nov. 21, 2007, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield. She weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces and was 21 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Greg and Vicky Stephenson of Springfield. Paternal grandparents are Rex and Ruth Stevens of Thayer and Dr. Ronald Aichele of Pueblo, Colo...
Elsie Marie King (12/06/07)
Matt and Kasey King of Thayer are the parents of a baby girl, Elsie Marie. She was born at 9:39 a.m. Nov. 27, 2007, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. She weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces and was 19-1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Steve and Tina Talburt of West Plains and David and Dorothy King of Couch...
Kailie Jo Amrhein (12/06/07)
Joshua Amrhein and Jackie Meier of Myrtle are the parents of a baby girl, Kailie Jo Amrhein. She was born at 8:20 a.m. Nov. 26, 2007, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. She weighed 6 pounds, 5-1/2 ounces and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are John and Marylou Meier of Myrtle and Kevin and Anna Amrhein of Mammoth Spring...
Moses Elijah Polson (12/06/07)
David and Faith Polson of Gardner, Kan., announce the birth of their son, Moses Elijah, born Oct. 17, 2007, at Overland?Park Regional Medical Center in Overland Park, Kan. Moses weighed 8 pounds, 9-1/2 ounces and was 20 inches long. He was welcomed home by two big brothers, Noah and Jonah, and two foster sisters, Jordahn and Marissa...
Elianna Suzanne Aichele (12/06/07)
Justin and Veronica Aichele of Springfield, Mo., are the parents of a baby girl, Elianna Suzanne. She was born at 9:46 p.m., Nov. 21, 2007, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield. She weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces and was 21 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Greg and Vicky Stephenson of Springfield. Paternal grandparents are Rex and Ruth Stevens of Thayer and Dr. Ronald Aichele of Pueblo, Colo...
Hall's to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary (12/06/07)
Morris and Ella Faye Hall will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Dec. 7. Morris and Ella Faye Hall have four children, Kim and wife Sonya Hall, Cavin and wife Tina Hall, Twylla and husband Chuck Huddleston and the late Keith Hall. They also have 10 grandchildren...
Hall's to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary (12/06/07)
Morris and Ella Faye Hall will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Dec. 7. Morris and Ella Faye Hall have four children, Kim and wife Sonya Hall, Cavin and wife Tina Hall, Twylla and husband Chuck Huddleston and the late Keith Hall. They also have 10 grandchildren...
She Said ... He Said (12/06/07)
She Said ... He Said I think green apples are better than red apples. ... I think you are actually comparing apples to apples I think Eric from Little Mermaid should have been a merman. ... I think if he did, I would get a boat and catch him. Then I would have him stuffed and put him on my wall...
She Said ... He Said (12/06/07)
She Said ... He Said I think green apples are better than red apples. ... I think you are actually comparing apples to apples I think Eric from Little Mermaid should have been a merman. ... I think if he did, I would get a boat and catch him. Then I would have him stuffed and put him on my wall...