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Stories from Friday, March 16, 2012

Jail construction begins with site preparation by inmates (03/16/12)
Monday, March 5, was an unusual day of activity at the long vacant Salem nursing home. After years of talking about building a new jail in Fulton County, that activity was the first sign of actual work toward construction. Up on the roof of the former nursing home, electric drills were whining...
Two Birch Tree teens in court for involuntary manslaughter (03/16/12)
Two years and a day after a Thayer teen died in a head-on crash on Highway 160 near Alton, two Birch Tree teens attended a preliminary hearing to determine whether they will face involuntary manslaughter charges in court. Before a courtroom of about 20 family members, 37th Judicial District Associate Circuit Court Judge Don Henry said the court finds "probable cause a felony was committed."...
Cave City dance team wins big at competition (03/16/12)
A Cave City dance team brought home a bunch of precious metal from a recent competition in Hot Springs. On Feb. 10-11, groups from KC Dance studio and other area studios participated in the Spotlight Dance Competitions in Hot Springs. Faryn Johnson, Eveyln Bolin and Kaitlyn Penn brought home silver medals in solo competition, with Johnson also winning a specialty award. Penn was recognized with a first place medal in overall vocal competition...