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Stories from Wednesday, July 12, 2006

Caraway Fourth of July celebration turns 60 (07/12/06)
Caraway's Fourth of July celebration and picnic hit its 60th year. The 2006 celebration was a huge success with activities starting on Friday night and going through July 4. On Tuesday the day was kicked off with a parade, flag raising ceremony, and entertainment and drawings throughout the day...
Monette Council approves salary increases (07/12/06)
The Monette City Council met on June 25 and realized plans for their upcoming Municipal Complex open house, slated for July 9, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Mayor David Fletcher reported that the building is completed and is currently being furnished. Offices have been moved, but there is still work to be done...
Monette Municipal Compex open for business (07/12/06)
The city of Monette held open house at the new Municipal Complex on #1 Drew Avenue from 1:30-3:30 Sunday afternoon. More than 200 visitors were in attendance to tour the new facility and stay for refreshments. A formal ribbon cutting service was held at the beginning of the reception, with members of the council, City Beautification Committee and special guests. A large yellow ribbon was officially cut by Monette Mayor David Fletcher at the entrance to the new Municipal Complex...
James Lee Brindos - Caraway (07/12/06)
James Lee Brindos, 36, of Caraway died Friday, July 7, 2006, at his residence in Caraway. Born in Little Rock, he was a lifelong resident of caraway and he worked for Denso Corporation in Osceola. He was preceded in death by his parents, Michael Eugene and Violet Glendoro Russell Brindos, Sr.; and a brother, Michael Eugene Brindos, Jr...
Velda Britton - Etowah (07/12/06)
Velda Britton, 79, of Etowah died Friday, June 30, 2006, at Osceola. She is survived by three daughters, Jean Dollar of Etowah, Diane Davis of Keiser and Denise Hart of Osceola; two sons, Garry Britton of Tulsa, Okla., and Denis Britton of Conway; a sister, Hilda Tuttle of Desoto, Kansas; two brothers, Sherman Deeds of Keiser and Leroy Deeds of Fort Smith; seven grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren...
Earnest Edward Climer - Wynne (07/12/06)
Earnest Edward Climer, 61, Wynne, died Friday, July 7, 2006, at his daughter's residence in Leachville. He was born May 31, 1945, in Norfork. He is preceded in death by his parents, Elmer and Lizzie Climer; and two daughters, Carla Climer and Teresa Raymond...
Gerald Hood - Lake City (07/12/06)
Gerald Eugene Hood, 63, of Lake City died Friday, June 30, 2006, in Lake City> Born in Dixie, he was a lifelong resident of Lake City. He worked several years for A.D.T. and Frolic Footwear in Jonesboro and retired from General Electric. He was a 1961 graduate of Lake City High School and a member of First Baptist Church of Lake City but attended Bowman Baptist Church. ...
Mary Ida Waugh - Falkville, Ala. (07/12/06)
Mary Ida Waugh, 71, of Falkville, Ala., died Saturday, July 1, 2006. She had lived in Caraway until moving to Falkville six years ago. She was preceded in death by her husband, J.L. "Pank" Waugh;' two sons, Jerry Waugh and Larry Waugh; two great-granddaughters and two sisters...