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Stories from Thursday, April 22, 2010

County residents concerned over hospital's grant money (04/22/10)
The Fulton County Quorum Court met in regular session on Monday, April 12. Quorum Court member Cris Newberry brought a topic to the court's attention which had been raised by concerned citizens in his district. Last month, the hospital presented their plans to apply for a grant which would assist in upgrading the windows, heating and cooling in the old section of the hospital...
Dangers of drinking and driving (04/22/10)
Air Evac and Fulton County first responders were all on the scene of a mock head-on collision at Viola High School. The drill was to remind students of the dangers of drinking and driving, especially with the prom season in full bloom.
Learning about Internet safety (04/22/10)
Members of the Izard County Sheriff's Department and the 16th Judicial Drug Task Force were among the sixth grade students at Calico Rock Elementary School on Friday. A seminar was conducted regarding Internet safety and the dangers of the Internet. ...
Meth Lab Bust (04/22/10)
On Thursday, Feb. 25, officers with the Arkansas State Police, the 16th Judicial Drug Task Force and the Fulton County Sheriff's department executed a search warrant at the residence of Steven Glenn Russell in Mammoth Spring and found instruments used to manufacture methamphetamine...
Highway 62 roadwork to start (04/22/10)
The Arkansas State Highway Commission has opened bids for improvements to a roadway in Fulton County, according to Commissioner Cliff Hoofman of North Little Rock. The purpose of the project is to resurface approximately 4.5 miles of Highway 62. Atlas Asphalt of Jonesboro, Ark., was awarded the contract at $849,239.71...
Cherokee Village Alderman charged with rape (04/22/10)
Billie Earl Shelton Jr., 45, of Cherokee Village was arrested April 14 on a class Y felony charge of rape. According to reports, Shelton and his estranged wife had been involved in an argument, after which Shelton stated to police that he returned to his home and forced himself upon a female victim residing at the residence...
Disaster assistance for Arkansas (04/22/10)
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced $1,162,000 in funding to help small towns and communities in Arkansas that have been affected by natural disasters. "When disasters strike, USDA works with local and state officials to assist them so that communities and businesses can get back on track," Vilsack said. "This funding will help residents of rural communities in counties that have been declared disaster areas by President Obama in their recovery efforts."...
SBDC supports veterans' businesses (04/22/10)
The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock is among 10 centers to receive a grant award to increase entrepreneurial assistance to veterans. The grants will provide funding for programs to veterans that promote business ownership and provide services to small businesses dealing with the deployment of key personnel overseas...
ICC hires new baseball coach (04/22/10)
The Izard County Consolidated School Board met in regular session on April 12, in the high school board room. The board approved extending the contracts of all classified staff who signed an intent to return for the 2010-11 school year. Assistant bookkeeper Elaine Wallis is retiring after 27 years with the district, having spent 26 years as the district treasurer. ...
Wildlife artwork to be raffled off for Relay (04/22/10)
A beautiful addition to any home, the painting "Pot of Gold" by well known wildlife artist Pamela Kelley is up for raffle to benefit the Fulton County Relay For Life. Kelley is known for her feather paintings and even has a shop at Branson's Silver Dollar City...
Izard County 4-H supports Relay (04/22/10)
Izard County 4-H members wanted to help support Relay for Life. Nancy Pratt, 4-H program assistant attended a Relay for Life Committee meeting to offer 4-H assistance. It was determined 4-H'ers could provide refreshments for the Trivia Night. 4-H'ers Shonna A., Natalie H., Jared H., Kaylee G. ...
Salem 1st Care to offer free physicals for student/athletes (04/22/10)
Salem 1st Care will offer free athletic physicals from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. May 19 for students who plan to participate in school sports in the upcoming year. The physicals will be offered at the clinic, which is located at 172 Highway 62 East, Suite 1 in Salem...
Salem announces summer sewer rate program (04/22/10)
Application forms are now available at City Hall in Salem for the 2010 Summer Sewer Rate Program, it was announced this week. This program is available to assist residential sewer customers who water lawns and gardens during the May through September period...
Meyers announces candidacy (04/22/10)
George Meyers, Missouri House District 153, announced today that his campaign was officially underway. "The outpouring of early support I have received has been overwhelming," said Meyers. "In talking with voters, I can tell people want someone who will speak for them in the state legislature, and I am glad that my friends, family and neighbors are willing to help me get there."...
Thayer City Council heats up over election campaigning (04/22/10)
The Thayer City Council meeting on Tuesday, April 13 began calmly enough with the swearing in of newly re-elected aldermen, Mike Harber and Steve Alford by Circuit Court Judge Bill T. Hass. Things began to deteriorate when the issue of who campaigned for who was brought up in the council chambers. ...
Residents concerned over hospital grant (04/22/10)
The Fulton County Quorum Court met in regular session on Monday, April 12. Quorum Court member Cris Newberry brought a topic to the court's attention which had been raised by concerned citizens in his district. Last month, the hospital presented their plans to apply for a grant which would assist in upgrading the windows, heating and cooling in the old section of the hospital...
Wildlife artwork to be raffled off for Relay (04/22/10)
A beautiful addition to any home, the painting "Pot of Gold" by well known wildlife artist Pamela Kelley is up for raffle to benefit the Fulton County Relay For Life. Kelley is known for her feather paintings and even has a shop at Branson's Silver Dollar City...
Cherokee Village Alderman charged with rape (04/22/10)
Billie Earl Shelton Jr., 45, of Cherokee Village was arrested April 14 on a class Y felony charge of rape. According to reports, Shelton and his estranged wife had been involved in an argument, after which Shelton stated to police that he returned to his home and forced himself upon a female victim residing at the residence...
North Central Unit celebrates 20 years (04/22/10)
Despite a tumultuous beginning, the Arkansas Department of Corrections North Central Unit in Calico Rock has become an important part of this community over the past 20 years. "It was not overly embraced to begin with," said Dina Tyler, assistant to the director of the Arkansas Department of Corrections. "There was a lot of concern on the part of the public."...
SBDC supports veterans' businesses (04/22/10)
The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock is among 10 centers to receive a grant award to increase entrepreneurial assistance to veterans. The grants will provide funding for programs to veterans that promote business ownership and provide services to small businesses dealing with the deployment of key personnel overseas...
New doctors in Thayer (04/22/10)
As of Jan. 4, the husband and wife team of Doctors Leann Benson and Garry Finke will be working at the Southern Missouri Community Health Center in West Plains and the Oregon County Community Health Center in Thayer. Benson practices internal medicine and Finke is a pediatrician. They said they plan to make this area their home...
Meyers announces candidacy (04/22/10)
George Meyers, Missouri House District 153, announced today that his campaign was officially underway. "The outpouring of early support I have received has been overwhelming," said Meyers. "In talking with voters, I can tell people want someone who will speak for them in the state legislature, and I am glad that my friends, family and neighbors are willing to help me get there."...
Super Sniffers:The K-9 Crew from Sharp County (04/22/10)
To say a dog is a man's best friend, is, to most, an understatement. Nothing could be more true than for the various dogs who serve Sharp County and the surrounding areas in everything from searching for missing children and Alzheimer patients, escaped convicts and suspects fleeing from law enforcement, narcotics detection and even recovery of drowning victims...
Eight arrested in large area drug bust (04/22/10)
According to press releases from both the Sharp County Sheriff's Department and Third Judicial District Prosecutor Henry Boyce, eight Sharp County residents were arrested in a large area drug bust. The bust is a result of a long investigation. Boyce's office said that there are three additional warrants to be served. Boyce also oversees the administration of the Drug Task Force...
She's a Winner (04/22/10)
A Cherokee Village Elementary student wins third place in a large art competition held on Easter at the Arkansas State University Art Museum on the campus in Jonesboro. Six-year-old Bailee Duhme's art, Waterlilies like Monet, was chosen along with the work of nine other Cherokee Village Elementary students by art teacher Stacey Rhodes to compete...
Highland rollover accident sends Williford man to hospital (04/22/10)
An April 10 rollover accident on FM101 Road required a Williford man to be air lifted to St. John's hospital in Springfield. According to a vehicle crash report obtained from the Sharp County Sheriff's Department, Chad H. Shankle, 34, of Williford was ejected from the 1999 Chevy he was driving after rolling the vehicle four times...
Cherokee Village Alderman charged with rape (04/22/10)
Billie Earl Shelton, Jr., 45, of Cherokee Village was arrested April 14 on a class Y felony charge of rape. According to reports, Shelton and his estranged wife had been involved in an argument, after which Shelton stated to police that he returned to his home and forced himself upon a female victim residing at the residence...
Night of partying leads to charges for two men (04/22/10)
A night of drinking leads to arrests of two Hardy men for alcohol related charges. According to a police report from the Cherokee Village Police Department, on March 28, Cherokee Village Officer J. Moore discovered a wrecked and abandoned vehicle down an embankment resting against a utility pole on the corner of Flathead and Cherokee Road...
CV introduces new code enforcement officer (04/22/10)
Chris Spurlock is a Cherokee Village Police Officer and serves the duel role of Code Enforcement Officer after being hired in January to fill the vacant position. He has worked for the city in the capacity of a police officer since April, 2009 Spurlock is a lifelong resident of the Fulton county area and a 1993 Viola High School graduate. ...
Horns stake claim for 1A-2 West title (04/22/10)
With a 3-1 win over Norfork April 13, the Viola Longhorns claimed the 1A-2 West Conference title with a perfect 6-0 mark. Jacob Payne was credited with the win, fanning 11 while allowing just four hits and one walk. Jordan Cotter and Matt Prinner had two hits apiece, with Dolan Johnston, Payne, Dylan Holestine and Zane Kunz logging a hit each...
Cougars run by Katz (04/22/10)
Preston Harmon and Jed Yarnell teamed up to lead the Izard County Cougars to a 14-8 victory over Melbourne April 12. Harmon earned the win on the hill, striking out seven in five-and-a-third innings of work. Yarnell came on in relief and fanned three Bearkatz...
Beta Club Bass Tourney a success (04/22/10)
The second annual Salem High School Beta Club Bass Tournament was a resounding success. Even though the weather forecast kept some fishermen away, 66 anglers came out to fish the tournament. Club members raised money for their local scholarship and spent a day learning about the amount of work involved in a successful fishing tournament...
Patterson to play for UCA (04/22/10)
Cave City's Jarret Patterson, a 6'4", 300-pound offensive tackle for the Cavemen, recently accepted an invitation to walk-on at the University of Central Arkansas. Most colleges only invite 10 to 15 players to walk-on each year. A walk-on is an athlete that receives an academic scholarship initially and earns an athletic scholarship after a year in the program...
Viola 6-0 in conference (04/22/10)
With a 19-2 win over Calico Rock April 14, the Viola Lady Longhorns ran their 1A-2 West mark to a spotless 6-0, while also clinching a share of the conference crown. Dedra Johnston was the winning pitcher, giving up four hits, while walking two and fanning two...
Lady Cougs walk by Norfork (04/22/10)
They only had two hits, but the Izard County Lady Cougars took advantage of 16 walks en route to a 17-0 shutout of Norfork April 12. Izard County racked up 11 runs in the second inning of the run-ruled affair. Kaydie Campbell and Courtney Bookout recorded the Lady Cougars' hits in the game...
Mills finds home away from home in Poplar Bluff (04/22/10)
Lady Bobcat standout inks with Three Rivers CC
Grizzly golfers improve (04/22/10)
The spring season for the Missouri State University-West Plains Grizzly men's club golf team is underway, and assistant coach Tom Roe believes the players are making great progress on the links. "We've played in three tournaments this spring and in each tournament they are showing signs of improvement," he said. ...
Grizzly golfers improve (04/22/10)
The spring season for the Missouri State University-West Plains Grizzly men's club golf team is underway, and assistant coach Tom Roe believes the players are making great progress on the links. "We've played in three tournaments this spring and in each tournament they are showing signs of improvement," he said. ...
"New" West Plains Speedway ready for action (04/22/10)
Dexter Frost of West Plains and Doyle Frost of Birch Tree are the new management at West Plains Motor Speedway (WPMS) and they have taken the preliminary steps to buy the 19-year-old, 80-acre facility, located south of West Plains on US Highway 63. According to long-time owners Don and Billie Gibson, they plan to transfer ownership in the near future...
"New" West Plains Speedway ready for action (04/22/10)
Dexter Frost of West Plains and Doyle Frost of Birch Tree are the new management at West Plains Motor Speedway (WPMS) and they have taken the preliminary steps to buy the 19-year-old, 80-acre facility, located south of West Plains on US Highway 63. According to long-time owners Don and Billie Gibson, they plan to transfer ownership in the near future...
Circle selected for Governer's Cup (04/22/10)
Local golfer Nathan Circle of Hardy, has been selected to play on the 2010 Arkansas Governor's Cup Team. Circle is one of the top 10 amateur golfers in the state of Arkansas and this is Circles' third year in a row to be a member of the elite team. Eighteen Arkansans, 10 amateurs and eight seniors, representing the Arkansas State Golf Association (ASGA) will battle amateurs and senior amateurs representing the Mississippi Golf Association at the 5th annual Governor's Cup Matches at Old Waverly Golf Club in West Point, Miss.. ...
Legends Tour ready for third year at Turkey Mountain (04/22/10)
The Legends Tour, the official senior tour of the LPGA, is heading back to Horseshoe Bend for its third annual charity social event, golf clinic and Pro-Am Tournament. The festivities this year are scheduled for Sept. 18-19 at The Golf Course on Turkey Mountain...
Fair weather boosts youth turkey harvest (04/22/10)
Young hunters checked 3,945 turkeys during Missouri's youth turkey season April 10 and 11, thanks in large part to ideal hunting conditions. Top counties for the youth season were Franklin with 133 turkeys checked, Osage with 101 and Ste. Genevieve with 77...
Death Notices published week of April 21, 2010 (04/22/10)
Kenneth L. Scott, 78, of Thayer, Mo., died Friday, April 16, 2010, in Ozarks Medical Cener in West Plains, Mo. Arrangements under the direction of Carter Funeral Home Inc. of Thayer, Mo. Velva Buchanan, 93, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., died Wednesday, April 14, 2010, in West Vue Nursing Center in West Plains, Mo. Arrangements by the Carter Funeral Home Inc., of Thayer, Mo...
Death Notices published week of April 21, 2010 (04/22/10)
Kenneth L. Scott, 78, of Thayer, Mo., died Friday, April 16, 2010, in Ozarks Medical Cener in West Plains, Mo. Arrangements under the direction of Carter Funeral Home Inc. of Thayer, Mo. Velva Buchanan, 93, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., died Wednesday, April 14, 2010, in West Vue Nursing Center in West Plains, Mo. Arrangements by the Carter Funeral Home Inc., of Thayer, Mo...
Death Notices published week of April 21, 2010 (04/22/10)
Maxine A. Mayenschein, 94, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Wednesday, April 14, 2010, at Eaglecrest Nursing Home in Ash Flat, Ark. Arrangements by the Tri-County Funeral Home of Highland, Ark. Randy William Miller, 26, Evening Shade, Ark., died Thursday, April 15, at Evening Shade. Arrange-ments by the Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City, Ark...
Myra Whittington (04/22/10)
Joshua and Heather Whittington, Alton, Mo., are the parents of a baby girl, Myra, born at 6:43 p.m. April 7 at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. She weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces and was 21 inches long. Her sibling is Cale, 3. Grandparents are Bruce and Susan Gestenbach of Thomasville, Mo...
Bentley Ray French (04/22/10)
Kayla French, Koshkonong, Mo., is the mother of a baby boy, Bentley Ray French, born at 10:33 a.m. April 9 at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and was 20-1/2 inches long. Grandparent is Sheila Gill and great-grandparent is Myrtle Rigel, both of Koshkonong...
Camden Reece Jennings (04/22/10)
Jason and Courtney Jennings, Thayer, Mo., are the parents of a baby boy, Camden Reece, born at 12:20 p.m. April 10 at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. He weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and was 20 inches long. His sibling is Hayden, 2.
Myra Whittington (04/22/10)
Joshua and Heather Whittington, Alton, Mo., are the parents of a baby girl, Myra, born at 6:43 p.m. April 7 at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. She weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces and was 21 inches long. Her sibling is Cale, 3. Grandparents are Bruce and Susan Gestenbach of Thomasville, Mo...
Bentley Ray French (04/22/10)
Kayla French, Koshkonong, Mo., is the mother of a baby boy, Bentley Ray French, born at 10:33 a.m. April 9 at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and was 20-1/2 inches long. Grandparent is Sheila Gill and great-grandparent is Myrtle Rigel, both of Koshkonong...
Camden Reece Jennings (04/22/10)
Jason and Courtney Jennings, Thayer, Mo., are the parents of a baby boy, Camden Reece, born at 12:20 p.m. April 10 at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. He weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and was 20 inches long. His sibling is Hayden, 2.
Collins, Taitano wed (04/22/10)
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Collins and Mr. and Mrs. Mariano Taitano announce the marriage of their children, Tina Elizabeth Collins and Adam V. Taitano. The wedding will be held Saturday, May 8 at 4 p.m. at Friendship Baptist Church, 32 Liberty Hill Road in Highland Ark...
Guffey -- Wray (04/22/10)
Mr. and Mrs. Lynn Guffey and Robert Wray and Ms. Rebecca Parton are pleased to announce the marriage of their children, Melinda Blaine Guffey and Charlie Lee Wray, on May 15, 2010, at the Old Boy Scout Camp in Viola, Ark. The bride-to-be is a graduate student at the University of Central Arkansas, pursuing a doctorate in physical therapy...
Benveniste -- Moran (04/22/10)
The wedding of Matthew Moran and Alyssa Benveniste will be held in Davenport, Iowa, on April 24, 2010. Matthew is the son of Randy and Shirley Moran of Koshkonong, Mo. Alyssa is the daughter of Jim and Dini Anderlik of Johnston, Iowa and Dr. Harvey Benveniste of Houston, Miss. ...
Collins, Taitano wed (04/22/10)
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Collins and Mr. and Mrs. Mariano Taitano announce the marriage of their children, Tina Elizabeth Collins and Adam V. Taitano. The wedding will be held Saturday, May 8 at 4 p.m. at Friendship Baptist Church, 32 Liberty Hill Road in Highland Ark...
Benveniste -- Moran (04/22/10)
The wedding of Matthew Moran and Alyssa Benveniste will be held in Davenport, Iowa, on April 24, 2010. Matthew is the son of Randy and Shirley Moran of Koshkonong, Mo. Alyssa is the daughter of Jim and Dini Anderlik of Johnston, Iowa and Dr. Harvey Benveniste of Houston, Miss. ...
Guffey -- Wray (04/22/10)
Mr. and Mrs. Lynn Guffey and Robert Wray and Ms. Rebecca Parton are pleased to announce the marriage of their children, Melinda Blaine Guffey and Charlie Lee Wray, on May 15, 2010, at the Old Boy Scout Camp in Viola, Ark. The bride-to-be is a graduate student at the University of Central Arkansas, pursuing a doctorate in physical therapy...
Collins, Taitano wed (04/22/10)
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Collins and Mr. and Mrs. Mariano Taitano announce the marriage of their children, Tina Elizabeth Collins and Adam V. Taitano. The wedding will be held Saturday, May 8 at 4 p.m. at Friendship Baptist Church, 32 Liberty Hill Road in Highland Ark...
Sushinsky to celebrate 90th birthday (04/22/10)
On April 23 Maria Sushinsky will celebrate her 90th birthday. As part of this happy and momentous occasion, the family is organizing a shower of birthday cards. Please send Maria a card and include a note describing a special memory or two you have of her. "We all certainly have many. We know she will be delighted to hear from you at this special time and will enjoy reliving the special memories she has of you as well," a family spokesman said...
Sushinsky to celebrate 90th birthday (04/22/10)
On April 23 Maria Sushinsky will celebrate her 90th birthday. As part of this happy and momentous occasion, the family is organizing a shower of birthday cards. Please send Maria a card and include a note describing a special memory or two you have of her. "We all certainly have many. We know she will be delighted to hear from you at this special time and will enjoy reliving the special memories she has of you as well," a family spokesman said...
Oregon County Sheriff's Report (04/22/10)
On April 16, deputies from the Oregon County Sheriff's Department went to Kennett, Mo., to pick up Jamie Christie Ruth, 28, of Kennett, Mo. on a felony non-support warrant. Ruth is being held in the Thayer City Jail in lieu of a $2,500 bond. Ruth's court date has been set for April 21...
Thayer Police Report (04/22/10)
Samuel Edwards, 49, of Thayer was cited April 13 for failing to register. Deidra Bair, 37, of Thayer was cited April 13 for driving while suspended. Shaylee M. Fletcher, 19, of Salem was cited April 15 for exceeding the posted speed (66/50). Kimberley Baker, 48, of Cherokee Village was arrested April 18 for driving while intoxicated and driving while suspended. She posted bond in the amount of $849...
Missouri Highway Patrol (04/22/10)
John D. Dameron, 64, of Lake St. Louis, was killed April 13 when he lost control of his motorcycle at the intersection of Highway 160 and Highway 99 in Oregon County. According to Cpl. Wes Mann with the Missouri State Patrol, Dameron lost control of his motorcycle on gravel as he approached the intersection, running the cycle off the road and into an embankment. Damron was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident. Oregon County Coroner Tom Clary pronounced Dameron dead at the scene...
Horseshoe Bend Police Department (04/22/10)
On April 11, the Horseshoe Bend Police Department received a report about the theft of a trolling motor from a residence in the Pioneer Lake area. The motor has been recovered and charges are pending at this time. On April 14, John Riewer, 74, of Horseshoe Bend was arrested on a warrant charging him with harassing communications. Riewer was released on his own recognizance and given a May 11 court date...
Salem Police Department (04/22/10)
On April 8, Ricky Sanders, 28, of Walnut Ridge was arrested on warrants from Lawrence County and Randolph County. Sanders was transferred. On April 9, Roy Wilkey, 43, of Salem was arrested for disorderly conduct, public intoxication, third degree assault, criminal mischief and resisting arrest. Wilkey was released on a $2,005 bond...
Fulton County Sheriff's Report (04/22/10)
Billie Shelton, 45, of Cherokee Village, was arrested on April 14 for rape. Shelton is being held in the Fulton County Jail on a $150,000 bond. Matthew Guyer, 22, of Viola, was arrested on April 14 for non-payment of fines. Guyer was transferred from Fulton County Jail to the Izard County Jail on April 14...
Oregon County Sheriff's Report (04/22/10)
On April 16, deputies from the Oregon County Sheriff's Department went to Kennett, Mo., to pick up Jamie Christie Ruth, 28, of Kennett, Mo. on a felony non-support warrant. Ruth is being held in the Thayer City Jail in lieu of a $2,500 bond. Ruth's court date has been set for April 21...
Thayer Police Report (04/22/10)
Samuel Edwards, 49, of Thayer was cited April 13 for failing to register. Deidra Bair, 37, of Thayer was cited April 13 for driving while suspended. Shaylee M. Fletcher, 19, of Salem was cited April 15 for exceeding the posted speed (66/50). Kimberley Baker, 48, of Cherokee Village was arrested April 18 for driving while intoxicated and driving while suspended. She posted bond in the amount of $849...
Missouri Highway Patrol (04/22/10)
John D. Dameron, 64, of Lake St. Louis, was killed April 13 when he lost control of his motorcycle at the intersection of Highway 160 and Highway 99 in Oregon County. According to Cpl. Wes Mann with the Missouri State Patrol, Dameron lost control of his motorcycle on gravel as he approached the intersection, running the cycle off the road and into an embankment. Damron was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident. Oregon County Coroner Tom Clary pronounced Dameron dead at the scene...
Horseshoe Bend Police Department (04/22/10)
On April 11, the Horseshoe Bend Police Department received a report about the theft of a trolling motor from a residence in the Pioneer Lake area. The motor has been recovered and charges are pending at this time. On April 14, John Riewer, 74, of Horseshoe Bend was arrested on a warrant charging him with harassing communications. Riewer was released on his own recognizance and given a May 11 court date...
Salem Police Department (04/22/10)
On April 8, Ricky Sanders, 28, of Walnut Ridge was arrested on warrants from Lawrence County and Randolph County. Sanders was transferred. On April 9, Roy Wilkey, 43, of Salem was arrested for disorderly conduct, public intoxication, third degree assault, criminal mischief and resisting arrest. Wilkey was released on a $2,005 bond...
Fulton County Sheriff's Report (04/22/10)
Billie Shelton, 45, of Cherokee Village, was arrested on April 14 for rape. Shelton is being held in the Fulton County Jail on a $150,000 bond. Matthew Guyer, 22, of Viola, was arrested on April 14 for non-payment of fines. Guyer was transferred from Fulton County Jail to the Izard County Jail on April 14...