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Stories from Saturday, November 15, 2003

Veterans honored at Riverside (11/15/03)
Monette American Legion Post 136 held its annual veteran's fish fry and appreciation celebration on Saturday, Nov. 2. Invitations were sent to all American Legion members, their families, and spouses of deceased members. The meal was a joint effort of Monette veterans and consisted of fish and all the trimmings...
Vicki Morris shares recipes (11/15/03)
Vicki Morris said she has spent most of her life caring for children and cooking. Being the oldest of five children, she said she helped take care of her brothers and sisters when she was at home, raised three children of her own, and is now enjoying watching her grandchildren grow up...
Mandy Emery selected to the 2003-04 Wrangler High School All Star Rodeo Team (11/15/03)
DENVER -- Leaders of the National High School Rodeo Association (NHSRA), the oldest youth rodeo organization in America, appointed Mandy Emery of Caraway to the Wrangler High School All Star Rodeo Team, the first-ever corporate-sponsored youth rodeo team...
A tribute to Miss MarieTribute honors Marie Kennett (11/15/03)
The Show Time Band presented "a tribute to Miss Marie" on Oct. 12 at the Melody Theatre in Leachville. The band, made up of musicians that has been a part of the original band, were Larry Meggs, R.J. Greenwood, K.K. Kennedy, Payburn Anthony, Paul Travis and Michael Anthony...
Lady Mustangs defeat Manila (11/15/03)
Monday night's matchup between rivals Manila Lady Lions and BIC Lady Mustangs was like the movie, "The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly." "The Good" in this case was the Lady Mustangs who dominated form the floor hitting eight 3-pointers and 14-two-point baskets. "The Bad" came from the Lady Lions as they fell 53-34 to BIC in senior girls action...
Riverside Lady Rebels improve 5-1 for year (11/15/03)
Riverside's lady Rebels improved to 5-1 on the year as they notched wins over Manila and Armorel last week. The Lady Rebels thrashed the Lady Tigers of Armorel 79-36 last Tuesday night in Lake City, and then defeated the Manila Lady Lions 43-30 last Thursday night at Caraway...
BIC notches win over Manila (11/15/03)
The Manila-BIC rivalry heated up Friday as both teams gave their all in senior boys' action. The Mustangs led 15-11 after the first quarter and 32-24 at the half. "We played the best we've played all year in the first half," Manila coach Anthony Brewington said...
Riverside captures conference win over Maynard (11/15/03)
Riverside's Rebels cruised to their first conference win over Maynard Friday night at Lake City, rolling by the Tigers 65-33. The Rebels (3-2) led 16-9 after the first quarter, then outscored Maynard 19-4 in the second quarter to go up 35-13 at the half. Riverside led 60-25 after three quarters...
Dub Harrison (11/15/03)
Monette Dub Harrison, 79, of Monette, died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2003, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was a retired truck driver, affiliated with the Monette Assembly of God Church, and had lived in Monette most of his life. He is survived by his wife, Iva Jo Harrison of the home; a sister, Betty Ingram of West Memphis; two sons, David Harrison of California and Doyle Harrison of Springdale; two daughters, Carolyn Parrish of Monette and Barbara Buttram of Springdale; several grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.. ...
Billy Charles "Scooter" Davis - Blytheville (11/15/03)
Billy Charles "Scooter" Davis, 24, of Blytheville died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2003, in Blytheville. Born to David and Linda Crews Davis in Blytheville, he was a lifelong resident and of the Christian faith. He was a welder who enjoyed racing and spending time with friends and family...
Delphia Jewel McDaniel (11/15/03)
Leachville Delphia Jewel McDaniel, 86, of Leachville died Sunday, Nov. 9, 2003, at Arkansas Methodist Medical center in Paragould. She was preceded in death by her husband, Grover McDaniel. Arrangements will be announced by Howard Funeral Service of Leachville...
Raymond Gean Scott - Manila (11/15/03)
Raymond Gean Scott, 64, of Manila died Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2003, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Blytheville. He was born in the Blackwater Community, near Manila, and was the son of the late Raymond Arthur Scott. He was a lifelong Manila resident and was retired from the U.S. Postal Service in Blytheville. He was a graduate of Manila High School and member of the Manila First First Baptist Church...
Donald Elmo Sims - Senath (11/15/03)
Donald Elmo Sims, 89, a resident of Senath Nursing Home, died Friday, Nov. 7, 2003, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. A native of Paragould, he was retired from the Boeing Co. and was a Baptist. Survivors include a brother, G.C. Sims of Paragould...
Homer Earl Copeland - Ash Flat (11/15/03)
Homer Earl Copeland, 84, of Ash Flat died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2003, in North Little Rock. A farmer and an Army veteran of World War II, he was a member of VRW Post No. 8042 at Evening Shade. He is survived by a won, Donald Copeland of Franklin; three daughters, Dorothy Despain of Lake City, Veronica Dark of Ames, Iowa, and Linda Sawyers of Germantown, Tenn.; a brother, Elvis Copeland of...
Tom Hatch (11/15/03)
Black Oak Tom Hatch, 50, of Black Oak died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2003, at St. Vincent Infirmary Medical Center in Little Rock. Born at Jonesboro, he was a registered nurse who worked at Regional Medical Center of NEA and was a member of Refuge General Baptist Church. He also held membership in Lake City Masonic Lodge No. 405 and American Legion Pickett Post No. 21. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War...