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Stories from Wednesday, September 14, 2005

Distance Leaning centers up and running in area schools (09/14/05)
Buffalo Island Central High School is offering Spanish I and Spanish II using the newly installed Distance Learning lab. Homer Craig, high school principal, said the distance learning lab will allow BIC and other smaller schools to offer additional classes to the students...
Buffalo Island's fourth Relay for Life successful (09/14/05)
The fourth annual Buffalo Island American Cancer Relay for Life was held Friday. The all night event, held at the Leachville City Park, is the grand finale of several months of work, fundraisers, and planning. Throughout the campaign individual teams sponsored events including golf tournaments, bake sales, poker runs, raffles, road blocks, singings, barbecues, shows, wresting matches, pancake breakfasts, fried pie sales and much more. ...
Riverside boys improve to 4-0 Lady Rebels pick up first win (09/14/05)
Riverside boys continued their winning ways on the tennis courts as the Rebels racked up three more victories last week. Led by the undefeated doubles team of Tyler Timms and Jordan Adcock, the Rebels rolled over Trumann and Marked Tree on Tuesday afternoon at Trumann before dispensing of Ridgefield Christian Thursday afternoon at Allen Park in Jonesboro...
Kenneth Lee Henderson - Trumann (09/14/05)
Kenneth Lee Henderson, 69, of Trumann, died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2005, at his residence. Born in Purdy, Mo., he had lived in Trumann for the past 31 years and prior to that lived in Monette. He was a driver for Ozark Motor Lines, an Army veteran and a member of Elm Grove Baptist Church of Trumann...
Sallie Elizabeth Hazel - Monroe, La. (09/14/05)
Sallie Elizabeth Hazel, 99, of Monroe, La., died Sept. 8, 2005, at St. Joseph Nursing Home in Monroe, La. She was a homemaker, attended Monette First Baptist Church, and was a member of Elizabeth Sunday School Class. She was a charter member of Monette Library Board and Monette Garden Club. ...
Velma Inez Hayse - Brookland (09/14/05)
Velma Inez Hayse, 81, of Brookland died Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2005, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Cushman, she grew up in the Lepanto and Marked Tree area. She was a sales clerk for Sterling's and Magic Mart and later a caregiver for the elderly. She was of the Pentecostal faith...
Randall L. Bishop - Cardwell (09/14/05)
Randall L. Bishop, 60, of Cardwell, died Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2005, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Stanford, he lived in Trumann before moving to Cardwell 12 years ago. Survivors include his wife, Kim Bishop of Cardwell; a stepson, Wayne Singleton of Jonesboro; three daughters, Reginia Raines of Weiner, Sandy Springer of Cardwell, and Tina Wrinkle of Jonesboro; a stepdaughter, Angel Box of Cardwell; a brother Bobby Bishop of Cardwell; 12 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a nephew.. ...
Madeline Stewart - Manila (09/14/05)
Madeline Stewart, 78, of Manila, died Monday, Sept. 5, 2005, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Manila, she was the daughter of the late Joel Edward and Lula Sherrod Stewart. She was a lifelong Manila resident, a retired employee of Brown Shoe Company and was a member of the Church of God of Prophesy in Manila...
Neta Belle Snow - Leachville (09/14/05)
Neta Belle Snow, 95, of Leachville, widow of Lynn F. Snow, died Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2005, at Monette Manor Nursing Home. Born at Pocahontas, she was the daughter of Tom and Gussie Elliott and had been a Leachville resident for the past 70 years. She was a former long time employee of the Haney-Guthrie Drug Store in Leachville and was a member of the Extension Homemakers Club. Mrs. Snow was a member, for 48 years, of First United Methodist Church and the Ruth Bible Class...
John Nell Cullum - Lake City (09/14/05)
John Nell Cullum, 74, of Lake City died Sept. 6, 2005, at St. Bernards Medical Center. She was a shoe maker and of the Methodist belief. She was born in Piggott Feb. 7, 1931, and had lived in Lake City for five years. She was formerly of Phoenix, Ariz...