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Stories from Sunday, February 10, 2008

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Caller offers to sell drugs to cop (02/10/08)
Jan Thompson Staff Writer THAYER -- Miscommunication from a phone conversation led to the arrest of two local women on drug charges. In a probable cause statement from the prosecuting attorney's office, Thayer Police Officer Michael Bunting stated that while he was breaking up a party involving minors on North Street in Thayer Dec. 21, the phone at the residence where the party was being held started to ring...
Fire department releases call numbers (02/10/08)
According to Salem Fire Chief Heath Everett, in 2007 the Salem Fire Department responded to a total of 99 calls. Of those calls, 40 were in the city limits, with 59 being outside the city limits. The department also performed a total of five auto extractions, up from three in 2006...
Guiltner resigns as coach (02/10/08)
Salem High School principal Wayne Guiltner has handed his letter of resignation as the coach of the Salem football program, to the Salem School Board recently. He will continue to serve as the high school principal. At the Jan. 29 meeting of the Salem School board, Guiltner's letter of resignation was discussed in executive session and then approved...
Hospital meeting focuses on ambulance service (02/10/08)
The Fulton County Hospital Board meet recently to discuss the current condition of the hospital and it's finances. Board chairman Barry Aldridge focused on the Fulton County Ambulance Service. "The ambulance service was in a profitable status for the year, not much, but a little, and that is better then 99 percent of ambulance services in the U.S. from my understanding. I think that is something we should be proud of," Aldridge said...
Helping families heal (02/10/08)
SPRINGFIELD -- One local family knows all to well what it is like to have a sick baby in need of experienced medical care and no where to stay. That's the situation Josh and April McDaniel of Thayer found themselves in after the birth of their daughter, Skyler...
Wild weather keeps authorities busy (02/10/08)
AREA -- Area residents had a wild ride last week -- weather wise. According to officials with the Oregon County Sheriff's Department, the first calls started coming in to their office just before noon Jan. 29. Winds in excess of 60 mph had struck the Rover area in the northern part of Oregon County downing tree limbs and even some trees...
Enforcing the law (02/10/08)
Reporters note: This is the sixth in a series of articles about elected officials in Oregon County. OREGON COUNTY -- The prosecuting attorney position in Oregon County is held by Fred O'Neill. It is a part time position but the prosecutor has two full time employees in his office at Alton. They are Becky Shelton and Jennifer Matt. The prosecutor's office is located on the second floor of the courthouse at Alton...
Extreme weather (02/10/08)
A section of roof from Orr's Lumber on the square in Salem was relocated by high winds Jan. 29, to the roof of Anna Beth Larue's Ford Explorer which sat behind the office of Hughes, Welch and Milligan. The nearby power pole was taken down with the roof section and the resulting power surge melted the building's electrical box...
Copies still available of EF4 Tornado 120+ miles of terror Areawide Media's special 16 page section at any office location for $1, or receive it by mail for $2.50! (02/10/08)
For more information call 800-995-3209!!
Fire department releases call numbers (02/10/08)
According to Salem Fire Chief Heath Everett, in 2007 the Salem Fire Department responded to a total of 99 calls. Of those calls, 40 were in the city limits, with 59 being outside the city limits. The department also performed a total of five auto extractions, up from three in 2006...
Caller offers to sell drugs to cop (02/10/08)
Jan Thompson Staff Writer THAYER -- Miscommunication from a phone conversation led to the arrest of two local women on drug charges. In a probable cause statement from the prosecuting attorney's office, Thayer Police Officer Michael Bunting stated that while he was breaking up a party involving minors on North Street in Thayer Dec. 21, the phone at the residence where the party was being held started to ring...
Hospital meeting focuses on ambulance service (02/10/08)
The Fulton County Hospital Board meet recently to discuss the current condition of the hospital and it's finances. Board chairman Barry Aldridge focused on the Fulton County Ambulance Service. "The ambulance service was in a profitable status for the year, not much, but a little, and that is better then 99 percent of ambulance services in the U.S. from my understanding. I think that is something we should be proud of," Aldridge said...
Helping families heal (02/10/08)
SPRINGFIELD -- One local family knows all to well what it is like to have a sick baby in need of experienced medical care and no where to stay. That's the situation Josh and April McDaniel of Thayer found themselves in after the birth of their daughter, Skyler...
Enforcing the law (02/10/08)
Reporters note: This is the sixth in a series of articles about elected officials in Oregon County. OREGON COUNTY -- The prosecuting attorney position in Oregon County is held by Fred O'Neill. It is a part time position but the prosecutor has two full time employees in his office at Alton. They are Becky Shelton and Jennifer Matt. The prosecutor's office is located on the second floor of the courthouse at Alton...
Guiltner resigns as coach (02/10/08)
Salem High School principal Wayne Guiltner has handed his letter of resignation as the coach of the Salem football program, to the Salem School Board recently. He will continue to serve as the high school principal. At the Jan. 29 meeting of the Salem School board, Guiltner's letter of resignation was discussed in executive session and then approved...
Extreme weather (02/10/08)
A section of roof from Orr's Lumber on the square in Salem was relocated by high winds Jan. 29, to the roof of Anna Beth Larue's Ford Explorer which sat behind the office of Hughes, Welch and Milligan. The nearby power pole was taken down with the roof section and the resulting power surge melted the building's electrical box...
Wild weather keeps authorities busy (02/10/08)
AREA -- Area residents had a wild ride last week -- weather wise. According to officials with the Oregon County Sheriff's Department, the first calls started coming in to their office just before noon Jan. 29. Winds in excess of 60 mph had struck the Rover area in the northern part of Oregon County downing tree limbs and even some trees...
Joe D. Warren (02/10/08)
Arkansas State University's Military Science Department has commissioned eight ROTC cadets into the United States Army. In a ceremony held in the ASU Convocation Center Auditorium Dec. 14, the following cadets became second lieutenants. Joe D. Warren of Evening Shade received a bachelor's of science degree in interdisciplinary studies...
Joe D. Warren (02/10/08)
Arkansas State University's Military Science Department has commissioned eight ROTC cadets into the United States Army. In a ceremony held in the ASU Convocation Center Auditorium Dec. 14, the following cadets became second lieutenants. Joe D. Warren of Evening Shade received a bachelor's of science degree in interdisciplinary studies...
IC Cougars top Blue Devils (02/10/08)
Fueled by a game-high 27 points and 11 boards from Spencer Caraway, the Izard County Cougars picked up a big non-conference road win Jan. 29, topping the Shirley Blue Devils 59-56. The Cougars trailed 18-15 after the first quarter but outscored the Blue Devils, 19-10, in the second quarter to take a 34-28 lead at the half. The game was close throughout the second half, but the Cougars were 11-14 from the foul line to hold off the Blue Devils...
Longhorns 1 and 1 (02/10/08)
The Mount Pleasant Lady Bluebirds (19-7, 5-1) put the wraps on the 1A-2 North Conference championship with a 47-40 victory over Viola Jan. 29. Sara Adams led the way with 17 points and six rebounds, while Melissa Martin followed with 11. The Lady Horns (16-11, 4-2) finished as runners-up in the conference to the Lady Bluebirds...
Bobcats crush Tigers (02/10/08)
On a blustery Jan. 29th night, the Houston Tigers blew into town, looking for revenge against Thayer after the Bobcats had bested Houston in the championship game of the Liberty Tournament a couple of weeks before. However, instead of revenge, the Tigers found themselves getting smoked in round number two, with Thayer (20-1) crushing Houston 57-29 in a key South Central Association matchup...
Bobcats crush Tigers (02/10/08)
On a blustery Jan. 29th night, the Houston Tigers blew into town, looking for revenge against Thayer after the Bobcats had bested Houston in the championship game of the Liberty Tournament a couple of weeks before. However, instead of revenge, the Tigers found themselves getting smoked in round number two, with Thayer (20-1) crushing Houston 57-29 in a key South Central Association matchup...
Longhorns 1 and 1 (02/10/08)
The Mount Pleasant Lady Bluebirds (19-7, 5-1) put the wraps on the 1A-2 North Conference championship with a 47-40 victory over Viola Jan. 29. Sara Adams led the way with 17 points and six rebounds, while Melissa Martin followed with 11. The Lady Horns (16-11, 4-2) finished as runners-up in the conference to the Lady Bluebirds...
IC Cougars top Blue Devils (02/10/08)
Fueled by a game-high 27 points and 11 boards from Spencer Caraway, the Izard County Cougars picked up a big non-conference road win Jan. 29, topping the Shirley Blue Devils 59-56. The Cougars trailed 18-15 after the first quarter but outscored the Blue Devils, 19-10, in the second quarter to take a 34-28 lead at the half. The game was close throughout the second half, but the Cougars were 11-14 from the foul line to hold off the Blue Devils...
Shirley Nadine Shinn (02/10/08)
Shirley Nadine Shinn 81, of Salem, Ark., died on Jan. 28, 2008, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. She was born in Bawshaw, Wis., on June 18, 1926, the daughter of the late Allen Lewis and Myrtle Emma (Wisdom)?Clark. She worked in housekeeping for a nursing home...
Ronald Martin (02/10/08)
Ronald Martin, 70, of Cabot, Ark., died Jan. 27, 2008, at his residence. He was born in Ash Flat, Ark., on Jan. 21, 1938, the son of the late Tom and Pressia (Howell)?Martin. He worked as a groundskeeper at the Cooper Community Cherokee Village North Golf Course and he also helped to build streets in Cherokee Village. He was a member of the Cabot Church of Christ...
Wardin Trombly IV (02/10/08)
Wardin Frank Allen Trombly IV, of Viola, Ark., son of Florence Alice Rauch Trombly and the late Wardin Frank Allen Trombly Sr., was born Dec. 28, 1938, in Banquette, Texas. He died Jan. 28, 2008, at ?Hospice House of the Ozarks in Mountain?Home, at the age of 69...
Ralph James Goldey (02/10/08)
Ralph James Goldey, 88, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark., on Jan. 24, 2008. He was a retired building contractor and salesman for Campbell Hausfield Company. He is survived by: his wife, Pat Moyer Goldey of the home; two daughters, Phyllis Jefferies and Pamela Wright; and two grandchildren...
Coy "Red" Coles (02/10/08)
Coy "Red"?Coles, 75, of Cave City, Ark., died Jan. 29, 2008, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born May 6, 1932, in Sandtown, the son of the late William Thomas Coles and Annie (Gaines) Coles. He married Lola Carter March 21, 1953. He was a truck driver for North Arkansas Farm Supply for 23 years...
Bonnie Todd (02/10/08)
Bonnie Todd, 65, of Hardy, Ark., formerly of Piggott, Ark., died Jan. 25, 2008, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. She was born Dec. 23, 1942, in Piggott, Ark., the daughter of the late Marion Thomas and Ruth Harvill Harmon...
Angela Renee Willis (02/10/08)
Angela Renee Willis, 41, of Memphis, Tenn., died Jan. 2, 2008, at Baptist Memorial Hospital East. She was born Oct. 25, 1966. She was a graduate of White Station High School and the University of Memphis. She was employed as a supervisor by Frontier Airlines in Memphis...
Virginia Fielding (02/10/08)
Virginia (Sloan) Fielding, 90, of Westminster, Calif., was born Feb. 8, 1917, in Thayer, Mo.. She died Jan. 24, 2008, at Extended Care in Westminster, Calif. Survivors are: her daughter, Janne' (Fielding) Mummert, Webster Mummert (son-in-law); and granddaughter Melody Mummert all of Corona, Calif...
Velma V. Mullins (02/10/08)
Velma V. Mullins, 86, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Feb. 1, 2008, at her residence. She was born July 23, 1921, in Violet Hill, Ark., the daughter of the late Tollie Dillard and Martha (Cooksey)?Dillard. She was united in marriage to Rosco Harlin Mullins on Sept. 15, 1949, in Ash Flat. She taught school for over 35 years. She had taught in Kansas and at the Ash Flat School District. She was very active in the Ash Flat Extension Club for many years...
Dr. Paul E. Sauer (02/10/08)
Dr. Paul Enrich Sauer, 75, was born Nov. 12, 1932 in Reading Pa., the son of John L. Sauer and Margretha Becker Sauer. He died Jan. 31, 2008, in Thayer, Mo., He was married to Beverly Bales and to this union two children were born. He was later married to Linda Boyd...
Connie Jo Hornbaker (02/10/08)
Connie Jo Hornbaker, 52, of Salem, Ark., died Jan. 28, 2008, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She was born in Houston, Texas, on?Oct. 20, 1955, the daughter of the late Wilma Jean (Morrison) Finley and Edmond Finley who survives her of Salem...
Richard Ray Manry (02/10/08)
Richard Ray Manry, of Agnos, son of the late Richard Minister Manry and Fern Estes Manry, was born Oct. 17, 1930, in Agnos, Ark. He died Feb. 2, 2008, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark., at the age of 77. He was married to Everene Wells July 10, 1954, in Bates-ville. ...
Clarence Collister Sr. (02/10/08)
Clarence L. Collister Sr., 81, of Norman, Okla., died Jan. 29, 2008, at Denton, Texas, Presbyterian Hospital. He retired from both the U.S. Air Force and federal civil service and was a combat veteran of World War II, the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam War...
Berniece Marlin (02/10/08)
Bernice (Girtman) Marlin, 79, of Cave City, Ark., died Jan. 29, 2008, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born ?Nov. 27, 1928, at Cave City, Ark., the daughter of William Orville and Sarah Evelyn (Brewer) Girtman. She was a homemaker and a member of the East Side Southern Baptist Church in Cave City...
Dr. Paul E. Sauer (02/10/08)
Dr. Paul Enrich Sauer, 75, was born Nov. 12, 1932 in Reading Pa., the son of John L. Sauer and Margretha Becker Sauer. He died Jan. 31, 2008, in Thayer, Mo., He was married to Beverly Bales and to this union two children were born. He was later married to Linda Boyd...
Connie Jo Hornbaker (02/10/08)
Connie Jo Hornbaker, 52, of Salem, Ark., died Jan. 28, 2008, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She was born in Houston, Texas, on?Oct. 20, 1955, the daughter of the late Wilma Jean (Morrison) Finley and Edmond Finley who survives her of Salem...
Angela Renee Willis (02/10/08)
Angela Renee Willis, 41, of Memphis, Tenn., died Jan. 2, 2008, at Baptist Memorial Hospital East. She was born Oct. 25, 1966. She was a graduate of White Station High School and the University of Memphis. She was employed as a supervisor by Frontier Airlines in Memphis...
Bonnie Todd (02/10/08)
Bonnie Todd, 65, of Hardy, Ark., formerly of Piggott, Ark., died Jan. 25, 2008, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. She was born Dec. 23, 1942, in Piggott, Ark., the daughter of the late Marion Thomas and Ruth Harvill Harmon...
Clarence Collister Sr. (02/10/08)
Clarence L. Collister Sr., 81, of Norman, Okla., died Jan. 29, 2008, at Denton, Texas, Presbyterian Hospital. He retired from both the U.S. Air Force and federal civil service and was a combat veteran of World War II, the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam War...
Coy "Red" Coles (02/10/08)
Coy "Red"?Coles, 75, of Cave City, Ark., died Jan. 29, 2008, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born May 6, 1932, in Sandtown, the son of the late William Thomas Coles and Annie (Gaines) Coles. He married Lola Carter March 21, 1953. He was a truck driver for North Arkansas Farm Supply for 23 years...
Virginia Fielding (02/10/08)
Virginia (Sloan) Fielding, 90, of Westminster, Calif., was born Feb. 8, 1917, in Thayer, Mo.. She died Jan. 24, 2008, at Extended Care in Westminster, Calif. Survivors are: her daughter, Janne' (Fielding) Mummert, Webster Mummert (son-in-law); and granddaughter Melody Mummert all of Corona, Calif...
Velma V. Mullins (02/10/08)
Velma V. Mullins, 86, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Feb. 1, 2008, at her residence. She was born July 23, 1921, in Violet Hill, Ark., the daughter of the late Tollie Dillard and Martha (Cooksey)?Dillard. She was united in marriage to Rosco Harlin Mullins on Sept. 15, 1949, in Ash Flat. She taught school for over 35 years. She had taught in Kansas and at the Ash Flat School District. She was very active in the Ash Flat Extension Club for many years...
Richard Ray Manry (02/10/08)
Richard Ray Manry, of Agnos, son of the late Richard Minister Manry and Fern Estes Manry, was born Oct. 17, 1930, in Agnos, Ark. He died Feb. 2, 2008, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark., at the age of 77. He was married to Everene Wells July 10, 1954, in Bates-ville. ...
Ralph James Goldey (02/10/08)
Ralph James Goldey, 88, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark., on Jan. 24, 2008. He was a retired building contractor and salesman for Campbell Hausfield Company. He is survived by: his wife, Pat Moyer Goldey of the home; two daughters, Phyllis Jefferies and Pamela Wright; and two grandchildren...
Wardin Trombly IV (02/10/08)
Wardin Frank Allen Trombly IV, of Viola, Ark., son of Florence Alice Rauch Trombly and the late Wardin Frank Allen Trombly Sr., was born Dec. 28, 1938, in Banquette, Texas. He died Jan. 28, 2008, at ?Hospice House of the Ozarks in Mountain?Home, at the age of 69...
Berniece Marlin (02/10/08)
Bernice (Girtman) Marlin, 79, of Cave City, Ark., died Jan. 29, 2008, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born ?Nov. 27, 1928, at Cave City, Ark., the daughter of William Orville and Sarah Evelyn (Brewer) Girtman. She was a homemaker and a member of the East Side Southern Baptist Church in Cave City...
Shirley Nadine Shinn (02/10/08)
Shirley Nadine Shinn 81, of Salem, Ark., died on Jan. 28, 2008, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. She was born in Bawshaw, Wis., on June 18, 1926, the daughter of the late Allen Lewis and Myrtle Emma (Wisdom)?Clark. She worked in housekeeping for a nursing home...
Ronald Martin (02/10/08)
Ronald Martin, 70, of Cabot, Ark., died Jan. 27, 2008, at his residence. He was born in Ash Flat, Ark., on Jan. 21, 1938, the son of the late Tom and Pressia (Howell)?Martin. He worked as a groundskeeper at the Cooper Community Cherokee Village North Golf Course and he also helped to build streets in Cherokee Village. He was a member of the Cabot Church of Christ...
Wardin Trombly IV (02/10/08)
Wardin Frank Allen Trombly IV, of Viola, Ark., son of Florence Alice Rauch Trombly and the late Wardin Frank Allen Trombly Sr., was born Dec. 28, 1938, in Banquette, Texas. He died Jan. 28, 2008, at Hospice House of the Ozarks in Mountain Home, Ark., at the age of 69...
Velma V. Mullins (02/10/08)
Velma V. Mullins, 86, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Feb. 1, 2008, at her residence. She was born July 23, 1921, in Violet Hill, Ark., the daughter of the late Tollie Dillard and Martha (Cooksey) Dillard. She was united in marriage to Rosco Harlin Mullins on Sept. ...
Ronald Martin (02/10/08)
Ronald Martin, 70, of Cabot, Ark., died Jan. 27, 2008, at his residence. He was born in Ash Flat, Ark., on Jan. 21, 1938, the son of the late Tom and Pressia (Howell) Martin. He worked as a groundskeeper at the Cooper Community Cherokee Village North Golf Course, and he also helped to build streets in Cherokee Village. ...
Ralph James Goldey (02/10/08)
Ralph James Goldey, 88, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark., on Jan. 24, 2008. He was a retired building contractor and salesman for Campbell Hausfield Company.He is survived by: his wife, Pat Moyer Goldey of the home; two daughters, Phyllis Jefferies and Pamela Wright; and two grandchildren.Funeral services were held Jan. ...
Coy "Red" Coles (02/10/08)
Coy "Red" Coles, 75, of Cave City, Ark., died Jan. 29, 2008, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born May 6, 1932, in Sandtown, the son of the late William Thomas Coles and Annie (Gaines) Coles. He married Lola Carter March 21, 1953. ...
Connie Jo Hornbaker (02/10/08)
Connie Jo Hornbaker, 52, of Salem, Ark., died Jan. 28, 2008, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She was born in Houston, Texas, on Oct. 20, 1955, the daughter of the late Wilma Jean (Morrison) Finley and Edmond Finley who survives her of Salem...
Bonnie Todd (02/10/08)
Bonnie Todd, 65, of Hardy, Ark., formerly of Piggott, Ark., died Jan. 25, 2008, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. She was born Dec. 23, 1942, in Piggott, Ark., the daughter of the late Marion Thomas and Ruth Harvill Harmon...
Bernice Marlin (02/10/08)
Bernice (Girtman) Marlin, 79, of Cave City, Ark., died Jan. 29, 2008, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Nov. 27, 1928, at Cave City, Ark., the daughter of William Orville and Sarah Evelyn (Brewer) Girtman. She was a homemaker and a member of the East Side Southern Baptist Church in Cave City.Survivors include: two daughters, Rita Marlin of Holland, Ohio, and J. ...
Kamden Michael Burns (02/10/08)
Kevin and Nikki Burns of Salem announce the birth of their son, Kamden Michael. He was born Jan. 18, 2008, at 6:05 p.m. at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. He weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 21 inches long. Kamden has three sisters, Katelyn, Kara and the late Micah Ann Burns...
Maylen Adely Pike (02/10/08)
Great-great-grandma Graetz is proud to announce the birth of Maylen Adely Pike, born Jan. 5, 2008. She weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and was 19 inches long. She is the daughter of Michael and Elisha Pike of California. Grandparents are Adrain and Sheila Mullens of Koshkonong, Wayne Bennett of Hardy and Shannon Howell of Thayer...
Gavin Zane McLaughlin (02/10/08)
Greg and Jamie McLaughlin of Thayer, Mo., are the parents of a baby boy, Gavin Zane. He was born at 1:52 p.m., Jan. 24, 2008, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 3 pounds, 7 ounces and was 16-1/2 inches long. His siblings are Drayden, 15 months; and Layton, 8. Grandparents are John Reynolds and JoAnna Reynolds, both of Thayer, and Rose McLaughlin of Scottsville, Ky...
Holstine to celebrate 80th birthday (02/10/08)
Opal Holstine of Mountain Home, will celebrate her 80th birthday with family on Saturday, Feb. 16. She was born Feb. 15, 1928. to the late Elmer and Vivian Hammond. She married Fred Holstine in 1946 who died in 1988. They moved to Bunker Hill, Ill., in 1950 where they lived until retirement. For several years prior to retirement, Opal and Fred owned and operated the Shelter Care Home in Bunker Hill...
Maylen Adely Pike (02/10/08)
Great-great-grandma Graetz is proud to announce the birth of Maylen Adely Pike, born Jan. 5, 2008. She weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and was 19 inches long. She is the daughter of Michael and Elisha Pike of California. Grandparents are Adrain and Sheila Mullens of Koshkonong, Wayne Bennett of Hardy and Shannon Howell of Thayer...
Kamden Michael Burns (02/10/08)
Kevin and Nikki Burns of Salem announce the birth of their son, Kamden Michael. He was born Jan. 18, 2008, at 6:05 p.m. at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. He weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 21 inches long. Kamden has three sisters, Katelyn, Kara and the late Micah Ann Burns...
Holstine to celebrate 80th birthday (02/10/08)
Opal Holstine of Mountain Home, will celebrate her 80th birthday with family on Saturday, Feb. 16. She was born Feb. 15, 1928. to the late Elmer and Vivian Hammond. She married Fred Holstine in 1946 who died in 1988. They moved to Bunker Hill, Ill., in 1950 where they lived until retirement. For several years prior to retirement, Opal and Fred owned and operated the Shelter Care Home in Bunker Hill...
Gavin Zane McLaughlin (02/10/08)
Greg and Jamie McLaughlin of Thayer, Mo., are the parents of a baby boy, Gavin Zane. He was born at 1:52 p.m., Jan. 24, 2008, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 3 pounds, 7 ounces and was 16-1/2 inches long. His siblings are Drayden, 15 months; and Layton, 8. Grandparents are John Reynolds and JoAnna Reynolds, both of Thayer, and Rose McLaughlin of Scottsville, Ky...
Siscoes to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary (02/10/08)
Clifford and Ann Sisco of Alton, Mo., will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary, Sunday, Feb. 10, with a reception hosted by their children Cliff, Chrisie, Patty, Reggie and their families. The drop-in celebration will be held from 2-4 p.m. at the Alton Senior Citizens Center...
Siscoes to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary (02/10/08)
Clifford and Ann Sisco of Alton, Mo., will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary, Sunday, Feb. 10, with a reception hosted by their children Cliff, Chrisie, Patty, Reggie and their families. The drop-in celebration will be held from 2-4 p.m. at the Alton Senior Citizens Center...
Your View (02/10/08)
Cleburne, Fulton, Independence, Izard and Stone counties make up the 16th Judicial District. We have been blessed having Judge Stephen Choate as our Juvenile Judge to make decisions for our youth. He really does care about the children in the 16th; he cares about what happens to them. At the end of this year he will retire and a new judge will take his place...
Answer Man Answer Woman (02/10/08)
We continue to venture into the undiscovered frontier of the opposite sex -- attempting to answer the little questions that puzzle us may result in fantastic advancements. For your indulgence we offer you the answers! This week's question comes from a man in Salem, Ark. For confidentiality purposes we will call him, Wish I wasn't such a nice guy...
Your View (02/10/08)
Cleburne, Fulton, Independence, Izard and Stone counties make up the 16th Judicial District. We have been blessed having Judge Stephen Choate as our Juvenile Judge to make decisions for our youth. He really does care about the children in the 16th; he cares about what happens to them. At the end of this year he will retire and a new judge will take his place...
Answer Man Answer Woman (02/10/08)
We continue to venture into the undiscovered frontier of the opposite sex -- attempting to answer the little questions that puzzle us may result in fantastic advancements. For your indulgence we offer you the answers! This week's question comes from a man in Salem, Ark. For confidentiality purposes we will call him, Wish I wasn't such a nice guy...