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Stories from Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Leachville meter readings questioned (08/20/08)
The Leachville Council reviewed complaints with water meter readings along with city repairs, ordinance changes and annexation at the regular council meeting Monday, Aug. 11. The council reviewed the financial reports and complimented city clerk Ruth Ann Keith on the clarity and neatness of the water department transactions and printouts...
Caraway Council seeks beautification grant (08/20/08)
The Caraway Council passed an ordinance, a resolution, and made plans to reapply for a state beautification grant during the regular council meeting Thursday, Aug. 14. The council voted to reapply for the state GIF Grant for city beautification after plans for completion of the rodeo fell through...
Jerry Lynn Palmer (08/20/08)
Jerry Lynn Palmer, 47, of Manila died Thursday, Aug. 14, 2008, at his residence west of Floodway. Born June 7, 1961, in Manila to the late Vernon and Doris (Franks) Palmer, Mr. Palmer was a farmer for Roseland Farms Inc., carpenter, of the Baptist faith, avid fisherman and enjoyed four wheeling...
Jessie Geraldine Markin (08/20/08)
Jessie Geraldine "Toots" Markin, 83, died Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2008, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. She was born Jan. 22, 1925, in Monette to the late William and Sarah Loftin. She was a homemaker and member of the Monette Assembly of God...
Christopher "Chris" Allen Hill (08/20/08)
Christopher "Chris" Allen Hill, 39, of Manila died Monday, Aug. 11, 2008, at Crittenden Memorial Hospital in West Memphis. He was born Dec. 15, 1968 in Blytheville. He worked for Zachary Construction and was of the Baptist faith...
J.T. Bruce (08/20/08)
J.T. Bruce, 77, of Manila died Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2008, at the Manila Nursing Center. Born at Whittaker, he was the son of the late John and Lizzie Waits Bruce and had been a Manila resident since 1963. He was a retired wildlife officer with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. He was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Manila...