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Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014

Stories from Wednesday, September 6, 2006

By TRENT FLETCHER (09/06/06)
It seemed like old times. Former University of Arkansas football coach Lou Holtz was back in the state ripping off one liners and leading hog calls. The little man from Ohio who took the state by storm way back in 1977 appeared in Blytheville Monday night at the Holiday Inn in support of his autobiography Wins, Losses, and Lessons...
Junior Lions Drop Season Opener to Pirates (09/06/06)
Manila may not have won their first season opener in 30 years, but the Lions won the praise of their first year Head Coach Toby Doke. "I am very, very proud of this group of young men," said Doke. "They played their hearts out and gave it all they had," said Doke...
Mark Dean Davis (09/06/06)
Hornersville, Mo. Mark Dean Davis, 52, of Hornersville, Mo., died Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2006, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, after a six-month illness with severe inflammation of the pancreas. The oldest son of Frank "Sarge" and Mabel Davis of Hornersville, he was born June 17, 1954, at Fort Richardson Army Base at the 5005th Hospital near Anchorage, Alaska. He was an over-the-road truck driver for Steadfast Trucking Co. of Hornersville...
Ella J. Dewitt (09/06/06)
Black Oak Ella J. Dewitt, 90, of Black Oak, died Aug. 27, 2006, at St. Bernards Medical Center. Born in Mississippi on Dec. 23, 1915, she spent the most of her life in the Black Oak area. She was a homemaker and a member of the Black Oak Church of Christ...