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Stories from Thursday, August 25, 2011

Hospital Board looks at proposals from two area hospital systems (08/25/11)
On Friday, Aug. 19, Salem Attorney Jim Short told a special meeting of the Fulton County Hospital Board of Governors that he has begun informal discussions with two area hospitals who have expressed interest in leasing the Salem hospital. "I've met with one, kind of informally, and am going to meet with the other next week," Short told the board. "Right now, I'm just kind of thanking them for being interested and finding out what kind of information they need from us to make a decision."...
It's Fulton County Fair time (08/25/11)
Junior Ambassador Perri Huett hangs up elementary school entries, as volunteers put together the Creative Art exhibit at the Fulton County Fair. The fair, with exhibits, livestock shows, a midway and other attractions, runs through Saturday, Aug. 27. ...
Charges filed in plot to smuggle drugs into Fulton County jail (08/25/11)
After a two month wait for evidence to be analyzed, a Salem woman has been charged with attempting to smuggle drugs into the Fulton County Jail. Kellyn Jo Smoot, 26, was arrested on August 10 for Delivery of a Controlled Substance, Distribution of Controlled Substances Near Certain Facilties and Furnishing Prohibited Articles...
City Council and Fair Board reach agreement on fairgrounds' buildings (08/25/11)
As the Fulton County Fair opened, Aug. 22, Director Carolyn Lewis had praise for city workers and a Calico Rock prison work crew. "We've probably got the best looking fairgrounds around. They really did a good job preparing it. There's not a weed around anywhere," said Lewis...
Oldenberg's license revocation goes before circuit court appeal judge (08/25/11)
"This is what has destroyed so many doctors," said Dr. Denise Oldenberg. "The medical board violates its own rules and regulations and does not follow the law." Nearly a year after the Arkansas Medical Board revoked and suspended her license and fined her for over-prescribing Schedule II narcotic drugs and violating consent agreements, Oldenberg is still fighting the board's decisions...