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Stories from Wednesday, January 11, 2006

Leachville PD recovers stolen property (01/11/06)
Investigation into five separate burglaries in Leachville led to the arrest of a Leachville resident and the recovery of property. According to Leachville Police Chief Ken Womack, the burglaries started in late November and continued through December. The items recovered were taken from two locations and two sheds belonging to Krystal Love; the residence of Dorothy Thweatt; a camper belonging to Levie Morris; and a shed belonging to Gary Mitchell...
Public meeting turns into altercation (01/11/06)
What started out as a public meeting to discuss future plans for the Riverside School District soon escalated into a fist fight last Wednesday night between Riverside boys head coach Buster Campbell and Caraway resident Hunter Miller. After the altercation between Campbell and Miller, they were both placed under arrest for disorderly conduct and transported in separate cars to the Craighead County Detention Center at Jonesboro, where they were both released on their own recognizance. ...
Flag flies at cemetery in honor of Sgt. Dill (01/11/06)
It was with pride that Tillman Dill and Ray Dill of Manila presented a flag at the Manila Cemetery in honor of their son and brother, Sgt. Garvin Dill. Sgt. Dill's birthday was January 2. "All gave some and he gave all," Veteran and cemetery board member R.J. Bennett said...
Lady Rebels Fight Way Past Bay 58-49 (01/11/06)
Riverside versus Bay is always a tough battle, and Thursday night's game was no exception as the Lady Rebels pulled out a hard fought 58-49 win over the Lady Yellowjackets in 3AA North Conference action at Lake City. The Lady Rebels enjoyed a 16-10 first quarter advantage before pulling out to a 29-19 lead at the half...
Manila Girls Basketball (01/11/06)
Manila girls' basketball resumed their regular schedule following the holiday break traveling to Trumann on Monday and hosting Gosnell on Thursday. The Lady Lions split falling to Trumann 67-52 and defeating Gosnell 66-29. In Monday night action, Michelle Daniel led the Lady Lions with 23 points followed by Katie Veach with 10. Others scoring included Kari Ramirez 8, Heather Dozhier 4, Amy Browning 4, Myra Earnest 2, and Rachel Cheadle 1...
Rebels Hold off Bearcats 74-68 (01/11/06)
Riverside Head Coach Buster Campbell knew that his team would have a target on their backs after they captured the Northeast Arkansas Invitational Tournament Championship. After being upset at Armorel on Monday night, the Rebels found themselves in another trap Friday night at Brookland. This time the Rebels escaped with a tough 74-68 victory...
BIC Stampedes Cougars 78-37 (01/11/06)
Buffalo Island Central bounced back from a Tuesday night non-conference loss at Hughes with a 78-37 rout at Rector Friday night in 3AA North Conference action. Brooks Taylor, who sat out the Hughes game, returned to the court and sparked the Mustangs with a game high 20 points. Hunter Smith and Derek Rolland pumped in 15 points apiece as BIC remained unbeaten in league play...
BIC stampedes Cougars 78-37 (01/11/06)
The Buffalo Island Central Mustangs ended a two-game losing streak in a big way Friday night, blowing past the host Rector Cougars, 78-37, in a 3AA-North conference game. The Mustangs previously had lost games to Riverside and Hughes, but, after a slow start, breezed past the Cougars...
Bridges Trey Rescues Lady Mustangs at Buzzer (01/11/06)
Nan Lee Bridges' three pointer at the buzzer capped off a furious second half rally as the Buffalo Island Central Lady Mustangs overcame an 18 point deficit to pull out a thrilling 47-46 victory over Maynard in 3AA North Conference action Monday night at the Monette Athletic Complex...