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Stories from Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Hospital board votes to part ways with clinic doctor (04/06/11)
The Fulton County Hospital Board of Governors met on Monday, March 28, and in executive session, made the decision to release Dr. Madhulika Krish from her contract. On March 14 in Sharp County, Krish was arrested by Sharp County deputies and charged with no headlights, no proof of insurance, refusing to submit to arrest and fleeing, in an altercation that began due to Krish driving without her headlights on...
Rogers remains as Mayor of Thayer (04/06/11)
City Council Positions Thayer Mayor Earl "Buddy" Rogers will retain his seat, after defeating challenger Alderman Robert "Bob" Freeman on Tuesday, April 5, with unofficial election results of 290 to 151. After serving two years as Alderman, Freeman made his first run for Thayer's top elected seat...
Briefs on both sides filed in Oldenberg case (04/06/11)
Defense attorney Larry Kissee says Dr. Denise Oldenberg has been caught in a bizarre dream, just like Alice in Wonderland. Six months after the Arkansas State Medical Board reprimanded and fined Oldenberg and suspended and revoked her license to practice medicine, Kissee has filed his court plea to reverse the action he calls a "death penalty" against his client...
Sharp County to take part in earthquake drill (04/06/11)
County and schools to participate in largest earthquake drill in U.S. history
Carter County sheriff, deputy arrested (04/06/11)
Carter County Sheriff Tommy Adams, 31, of Ellsinore was charged Monday, April 4, in Carter County Circuit Court with felony distribution of methamphetamine. As a result of the investigation, Deputy Steffanie Kearbey, 24, of Ellsinore was charged with second-degree burglary and felony relieving stolen goods, both felonies...
County settles inmate death lawsuit (04/06/11)
$35,000 settlement reached in case seeking $150,000
Highland knocked out of Rebel Rumble (04/06/11)
Meeting for the second in a little over a week, the Highland Lady Rebels and Salem Lady Greyhounds opened play in the sixth annual Rebel Rumble, April 2 at Ash Flat City Park. And for the second time in just over a week, it was the Lady Hounds who came out on top in their clash with Highland, winning this one 10-3...
OMC Fun Run ready to go (04/06/11)
Lace up your running shoes and make a difference in the lives of local cancer patients at the 2011 Ozarks Medical Center Fun Run April 28. The event is for all ages and includes a 5K run; 1.5 mile walk/run; and a Walk, Stroll, Crawl, Any-Way-You-Can-Finish race for ages 6 and younger...
Death Notices for the week of April 7, 2011 (04/06/11)
Esther L. Bresee, 66, of Thayer, Mo., died April 4, 2011, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. Arrangements under the direction of Carter Funeral Home of Thayer. Roy Rideout, 62, of Koshkonong, Mo., died April 3, 2011, at his home. Arrangements under the direction of Carter Funeral Home Inc., of Thayer, Mo...
Charli Adawn Green (04/06/11)
Geoff and Amy Green of West Plains, Mo., are the parents of a baby girl, Charli Adawn, born at 2:25 p.m., March 30, 2011, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. She weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 20 inches long. Her sibling is Gillian, 1. Grandparents are Phil and Sheila Wheeler of Birch Tree; Glenna Green of Salem, Ark.; and the late Walter Green...
Dexter Owen Critchfield (04/06/11)
Jared and Sarah Critchfield of Alton, Mo., are the parents of a baby boy, Dexter Owen, born at 1:09 p.m., March 29, 2011, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. He weighed 7 pounds, 14-1/2 ounces and was 21-1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Christina Bechtold, Peace Valley; Joe Forslin of Peace Valley; Susan Russell of Alton; and David Critchfield of Alton...
Jaxson James Carner (04/06/11)
Bryan Lay and Tabitha Carner of Alton, are the parents of a baby boy, Jaxson James, born at 9:37 p.m., March 26, 2011, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. He weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces and was 21-1/2 inches long. His siblings are Kaden, 8, and Avah, 3. Grandparents are John and Faye Carner, Alton; Brenda Bauer of Tilden, Ill.; and Rocky and Brenda Good of Alton...
Brailyn Michelle Johnston (04/06/11)
Jeremie and Stephanie Johnston of Bakersfield, Mo., are the parents of a baby girl, Brailyn Michelle, born at 5:23 p.m., March 26, 2011, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. She weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces and was 18-1/2 inches long. Her sibling is Aubrey, 3. Grandparents are Danny and Mary Good of Alton, and Larry and Ricky Johnston of Bakersfield...
Hayden Scott Strange (04/06/11)
Scott and Nicole (Cook) Strange are proud to announce the birth of a son, Hayden Scott Strange, March 25, 2011, in Bedford, Ind. He weighed 7 pounds, 2.6 ounces and was 19 inches long. Grandparents are Kelvin and Jayne (Romine) McCord of Glencoe and David and Tammy Cook of Jonesboro...
Greer -- Hollis (04/06/11)
Scott and Jody Greer of Alton, Mo., would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kacy Greer, to Chase D. Hollis, son of Rick and Sherri Hollis of Alton, Mo. Chase is currently a student of Missouri State University while Kacy plans to enroll for the fall semester at MSU. Both are planning on majoring in the field of history and education...
Weiss celebrates 95th birthday (04/06/11)
The family of Gladys Weiss would like to announce that she will be celebrating her 95th birthday on April 9th. An open house will be held in her honor on Sunday, April 10, from 1-3 p.m., at the Cherokee Village United Methodist Church. Everyone is welcome to attend. No gifts please...