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Stories from Thursday, June 24, 2010

Oregon County 4-H teen leaders take on community program (06/24/10)
Niki de Soto Staff Writer The Oregon and Ripley County 4-H clubs recently came together for an "Engaging Youth, Serving Community" leadership seminar funded by a USDA Rural Youth Development grant. The grants are focused on developing leadership and life skills in youth so they can work in partnership with adults to improve their own lives and the rural communities in which they live...
Thayer residents rejoining Missouri Community Betterment program (06/24/10)
After a five year break, a group of civic minded Thayer residents are planning to get back to the work of making their city better than ever. Last Thursday night, around 20 residents gathered at the Bank of Thayer to discuss rejoining the Missouri Community Betterment program...
Community honors fallen hero (06/24/10)
Tammy Curtis Staff Writer It seemed the entire town of Batesville, as well as many from surrounding areas came out June 20 to pay their respects to the family of 23-year-old Sgt. Chris Yauch. Yauch, who was promoted to the rank of corporal after his death was killed June 11 in Jalula, Iraq. ...
Natural Gas a No Go (06/24/10)
Tammy Curtis Staff Writer Many have been waiting anxiously to hear the findings of the United States Department of Agricultural's (USDA) review to determine if a natural gas pipeline to serve customers in Sharp County was feasible. After nearly three years of studies, meetings and finally a sign-up earlier in the year for the natural gas system, the findings of the Pre-Application Review have been delivered to Sharp County Judge Larry Brown...
Protecting our children is basis behind law (06/24/10)
Knowing who they are and where they live is the public's best line of protection.
Fulton County outlaws K2 (06/24/10)
The Fulton County Quorum Court met in regular session on Monday, June 14. Chief Deputy Tom Hanselman presented to the court an emergency ordinance to ban the product known as Spice or K2 in Fulton County. "Sharp County and Baxter County have passed an ordinance about K2, which is showing up more and more," said Hanselman. ...
Katz lure Gore from Osceola (06/24/10)
Legendary field general brings over 200 wins, 38 years of experience with him to Melbourne
Spring River drops pair (06/24/10)
On June 20, the Spring River senior softballers made the trip to Jonesboro to play softball. In the Jonesboro game, which was close all the way, Spring River was behind by a run or two and could not seem to get ahead. Spring River did have a chance to pull it out in the last inning, but didn't get the job done...
Openings still available in Bolt Memorial Tourney (06/24/10)
Team slots remain available for the Tommy Bolt Memorial golf tournament, which is set for June 26. Forms may be secured at the South or North Course pro shops in Cherokee Village, or by contacting pro David Webb at 257-2555 or Oral Henderson at 257-2452...
Taking a different angle on frogging pays frypan dividends (06/24/10)
Many ways other than just gigging to get mess of frogs
Death Notices published the week of June 24, 2010 (06/24/10)
James Brink, 71, of Hardy, Ark., died June 13, 2010, at his residence. James was cremated and the family will have a private service. Arrangements by Heath Funeral Home, Oak Hill Chapel, Highland, Ark. Vesta Lucille Clark, 94, of Thayer, Mo., died June 18, 2010, in Elfindale Manor in Springfield, Mo. Arrangements bt the Carter Funeral Home of Thayer...
Gracie Faye Abney (06/24/10)
Barry, Amy, Brooklyn and Halle Abney of Salem, Ark., would like to announce the birth of their daughter and sister, Gracie Faye Abney. She was born on May 11, 2010, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. She weighed 6 pounds and 7-1/2 ounces and was 18-1/2 inches long...
Rickey Hugh Coursey III (06/24/10)
Rickey and Lindsey Coursey of Sherman, Texas, announce the birth of their son, Rickey Hugh Coursey III, who was born April 7, 2010, in Sherman, Texas. He is the grandson of Brenda and Greg Jackson and Zane Smith all of Salem, Ark., Rick and Cindy Coursey of Sherman, Texas, and Roy and Susie King of Arlington, Texas...
Colt Lane Perryman (06/24/10)
Dustin and Monica Perryman of Viola, Ark., announce the birth of their son, Colt Lane Perryman. He was born at 1:33 p.m., on May 4, 2010, at Baxter Regional Medical Center, Mountain Home, Ark. He weighed 8 pounds 5 ounces and was 19-3/4 inches long. Colt was welcomed home by his sister, Karsyn, and brother, Bowdy...
William-Mark Cash Matheny (06/24/10)
Marcus and Valerie Matheny of Ravenden, Ark., announce the birth of a son, on  June 8, 2010, at St. Bernard's Hospital Birthcare Center in Jonesboro. The new arrival weighed 9 pounds and has been named William-Mark Cash Matheny. He is welcomed by his sibling, Kayla Matheny, age 2...
Krepps, Mullins exchange vows (06/24/10)
Jacqulyn Ruth Krepps and Robert Eugene Mullins were united in marriage with a private ceremony on May 5, on the beach in Panama City Beach, Fla. On May 15, 2010 (the original wedding date) the couple repeated their vows in a formal ceremony with family and friends on Okaloosa Island in Fort Walton Beach, Fla. at sunset. The two ceremonies are a result of concerns for not being able to have a May 15 beach wedding due to the recent oil spill in the Gulf...
Poweel - Hobbs (06/24/10)
Wesley Powell and Megan Hobbs plan to wed Aug. 14, 2010, in St. Louis, Mo. Wesley's parents are Clarence and Barbara Powell of Thayer, Mo., and Megan's parents are Robert Hobbs and Anita Hobbs of Warrensburg, Mo. Megan Hobbs graduated from Warrensburg High School, in 2007 and is a student at the University of Missouri, St. Louis...
Dorothy Ellis celebrates her 90th Birthday (06/24/10)
Friends and acquaintances gathered at the Bank of Thayer Annex on Sunday, June 13, for a reception in honor of Dorothy Ellis' 90th birthday, hosted by her daughter Kay.
Russells to celebate 50th wedding anniversary (06/24/10)
Robert L. "Bob" and Sherlian Kay (French) Russell of Hardy, Ark., formerly of Salem, Ark., will celebrate their 50th (Golden) Wedding Anniversary on Saturday, June 26. The Russells' children and family invite all friends and family to attend. The celebration will be held at Highland Hills Baptist Church, located on Highway 62/412, Highland, Ark., from 11 a.m. ...
Cherokee Village Police Report (06/24/10)
Jonathan McDonald, 17, of Cherokee Village was cited June 3 for careless and inattentive driving. Timothy Lindsey, 31, of Rector was cited June 5 for no seat belt. Flora Johnson, 46, of Cherokee Village was taken into emergency custody and cited for carrying a weapon...
Sharp County Sheriff's Report (06/24/10)
Harold Ellis Wilson, 22, of Poughkeepsie, was arrested June 10 on a warrant for failure to appear, failure to pay time payments and contempt. Christopher Allen Sairls, 35, of Bono was arrested June 10 on a bench warrant for felony hot checks. Courtney Renee Kincaid, 19, of Hardy was arrested June 11 for probation violation for a failed drug test...
Thayer Police Report (06/24/10)
Kimberly Porter, 37, of Thayer was cited June 16 for no valid operator license. A court date was set for Aug. 19. David R. White, 46, of Thayer was cited June 19 for exceeding the posted speed limit. Juan Pablo Diaz Acosta, 36, of Metarie, La., was cited June 19 for exceeding the posted speed (65/50)...
Oregon County Sheriff's Report (06/24/10)
Seth Michael Boddie, 22, of Branson, Mo., was extradited from the state of New York on June 17 for two counts of felony parole violation. Boddie was originally charged with knowingly burning or exploding (felony) and three counts of tampering with a motor vehicle. He is being held in the Oregon County Jail without bond...
Salem Police Department (06/24/10)
Dusty Reynolds, 23, of Salem was arrested May 12 for assault on a family member. Reynolds was released from the Fulton County Jail on June 14 on a judge's order. Carl Cunningham, 47, of Salem was arrested at the Fulton County Hospital on June 18 for public intoxication. Cunningham was released from the Fulton County Jail on June 19 after posting a $260 bond...
Fulton County Sheriff's Report (06/24/10)
Jerry Niederbrach, 32, of Salem was arrested on May 7 on a bond revocation. Niederbrach was transferred from the Fulton County jail to the Department of Corrections on June 17. Joel Holliday, 53, of Senatobia, Miss., was arrested June 18 for public intoxication and criminal trespassing. Holliday was released from the Fulton County Jail on a $620 bond...
Izard County Sheriff's Report (06/24/10)
A June 13 single car motor vehicle accident near Franklin resulted in the arrest of and multiple charges against the driver. Sheriff Tate Lawrence said that Stephen Jared Everett, 37, of Melbourne was charged with leaving the scene of an accident, failure to report an accident, driving while intoxicated, careless driving, operating a vehicle without license plates, operating a vehicle without insurance and having no driving license. ...