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Stories from Wednesday, May 31, 2006

Manila police department purchases hand guns (05/31/06)
The Manila Police Department purchased six PZ4 40 caliber Beretta Storms. The hand guns were purchased through a portion of Manila's percentage of seized drug money returned to the departments. The drug bust in August 2005 resulted in over 121 pounds of marijuana and firearms taken off the street. In addition to the drugs and firearms, $36,820 in cash was confiscated...
Manila School Board hires football coach (05/31/06)
Manila School Board members interviewed three candidates for football coach and filled a maintenance position at a special called meeting on Monday night, May 22. The football coach will also assume the duties of dean of students. The candidates included Toby Doke, Chris Ferrell and Bill Beall...
Hazel Marie Dodson - Monette (05/31/06)
Hazel Marie Dodson, 86, died Sunday, May 21, 2006, at Monette Manor. Born in Swifton, she lived in Monette, formerly of Caraway. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her sister, Helen Gooch, of Jonesboro; two brothers, J.W. Gadberry and Berlin Gadberry, both of Florida; nieces, Bonnie May of Jonesboro, Cathy McElroy and Diane Price, both of Monette; great-nephew, Brandon Price of Monette, and great-niece, Melissa Pendergrass of Monette...
David Householder - Lake City (05/31/06)
David Dewayne Householder, 38, of Lake City died Wednesday, May 24, 2006, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis. He was born May 16, 1968, at Trumann to Kenneth and Kathy Bland Householder. He worked as a union carpenter and was a member of the Carpenter's Local No. 345. He was Past Worshipful Master of the Lake City Masonic Lodge No. 405 and a member of the Poinsett County Speedway...
Johnie E. Ingram - Dugginsville, Mo. (05/31/06)
Funeral services for Johnie E. Ingram, 92, of Dugginsville, Mo., were held at 2 p.m. Friday, May 19, 2006, at Salem General Baptist Church at Ocie, Mo. with Rev. Lynn Jennings officiating. Burial was in the Hart Cemetery at Dugginsville under the direction of Greenlawn Funeral Home of Branson...
Jewell Jackson - Senath (05/31/06)
Hatred Jewell Jackson, 83, of Senath died Sunday, May 21, 2006, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born at Moorehouse, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Homer and Gertrude Dilts Cox and had lived most of her life in the Cardwell and Arbyrd areas. She was the widow of John Ruben Jackson, Sr., was a homemaker and had attended Calvary Full Gospel Church in Cardwell and Silverdale Baptist Church near Arbyrd...
Donnie Wayne Kelton - Caraway (05/31/06)
Donnie Wayne Kelton, 57, of Caraway, died Sunday, May 21, 2006, in Caraway. He was born and lived his lifetime in Caraway. He was manager at Black Oak Gin and served on the Agriculture Stabilization and Conservation Service where he served as president for two years. He also served on the Arbyrd Cotton Co-op Board and was an Alpha Gamma Rho. He was a member of Buffalo Chapel Baptist Church...
Tommy O. Moon - Virginia (05/31/06)
Tommy O. Moon, 74, of Glen Allen, Vir., died Tuesday, May 16, 2006. He was a U.S. Navy Korean War veteran, serving on the USS Massey DD778, and retired after a long career in the printing industry in Richmond, Vir. He was preceded in death by his parents, Victor W. and Inez Doty Moon; two sisters, Rochelle Norman and Jeanette Mawbry; and two brothers, William and Charles Moon...
Mary Sue Wallace Woodsmall - Heber Springs (05/31/06)
Mary Sue Wallace Woodsmall died Monday, May 22, 2006, in Heber Springs where she resided for the past six years. She was born Oct. 7, 1925, to the late Ben and Alice (Price) Wallace near Monette. She spent her life there until she married Harvey C. Woodsmall on Jan. ...