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Stories from Thursday, June 10, 2010

Leak causes major damage (06/10/10)
Steven Looney Staff Writer The morning of May 6, Thayer librarian Pam Baker found disaster when she came in to open the Thayer City Library. "When I came in, I heard water running and then saw the ceiling had fallen in spots," said Baker. "There was insulation and water everywhere."...
Hospital getting ready for two new doctors (06/10/10)
Niki de Soto Staff Writer On Friday, June 4, Fulton County Hospital administrator Joe Hammond shared some good news -- Dr. Ahmad Saab was granted his Arkansas Medical License and will be coming to join the hospital around the first of August. This, coupled with the news that Dr. ...
Area fire departments receive equipment (06/10/10)
Tammy Curtis Staff Writer Although Mother Nature's fury of the 2009 ice storm will live in the minds of many, her aftermath in the form of downed trees and debris is still visible. The excessive brush and vegetation causes an increased wildfire risk as the limbs and brush begin to decompose on the floors of the areas woodlands. For this reason, the Arkansas Forestry Commission (AFC) began distributing wildfire fighting equipment to numerous volunteer fire departments in the area June 1...
Death Notices published the week of June 10, 2010 (06/10/10)
Jack Wayne Langston, 69, of Miami, Okla., died on May 28, 2010, at Grace Care Center in Jenks, Okla. Barker Funeral Home in charge of local arrangements. Jimmy D. Mitchell Sr., 69, of Koshkonong, Mo., died May 22, 2010, at the Hospice House in Mountain Home, Ark. Arrangements are under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Thayer, Mo...
Tarver -- Lowe (06/10/10)
Nickolas and Emma Yates of Cherokee Village, Ark., would like to announce the marriage of their aunt, Martha (Lowe) Tarver to Ryan Junior Tarver. Martha is the daughter of Dennis and Brenda Lowe of Ash Flat, Ark., Ryan is the son of Terry Tarver of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., and Flemon Tarver of Little Rock, Ark...
Cochran -- Eaton (06/10/10)
David and Sheila Cochran of Salem, Ark., and Allyn and Rose Eaton of Jacksonville, Ark., wish to announce the forthcoming marriage of their children, Ashley Nicole and James Robert. The bride is an accountant for Medical Assets Holding Company in Maumelle, Ark...
Carroll -- Worsham (06/10/10)
The families of Shaylea Layne Carroll, daughter of Scotty Carroll and Stacy Carroll of Viola, Ark., and John Cody Worsham, son of the late Donald Worsham and Terri Worsham of Viola, proudly announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their children...
Coggins -- Harber (06/10/10)
Lynn and Trecia Coggins of Viola, Ark., are proud to announce the engagment and upcoming marriage of their daugter, Adlena Kay Coggins to Lance Alan Harber, son of Kay and Dennis Harber of Viola. The ceremony will be held June 12, 2010, at 11 a.m., in the Enterprise Baptist Church in Viola. All family and friends are invited to attend...
Watson -- Waller (06/10/10)
The family of Zoe Watson would like to announce her engagement and upcoming marriage to Caleb Waller on June 13, 2010, at Mammoth Spring State Park in the pavilion at 2 p.m. Zoe is the daughter of Angela Dickey and Vic Watson and the granddaughter of Mike and Kathy Rogers and Barb and Victor Watson...
Wards celebrate 60th anniversary (06/10/10)
Orbra and Evelyn Ward of Melbourne will celebrate their 60th (Diamond) Wedding Anniversary on June 10. Their children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren invite all friends, family and neighbors to drop by the American Burger Center in Melbourne, Saturday, June 12, from 2-4 p.m. to honor them with an anniversary fellowship. No gifts please...
Ellis to celebrate 90th birthday (06/10/10)
Dorothy Ellis will be celebrating her 90th birthday June 13. There will be a reception held on Sunday, June 13 at the Bank of Thayer annex from 1-3:30 p.m. The annex entrance is on the corner of Chestnut and Second Street. All friends are invited to celebrate with her and no gifts please...
Area law enforcement have busy holiday weekend (06/10/10)
Over $33,000 in bail money and 32 arrests later, the Fulton County Sheriff's Department and the Salem Police Department both had their hands full this past holiday weekend. Fulton County Fulton County Sheriff Walter Dillinger said the Spring River revelers were his department's biggest concern...