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Stories from Wednesday, October 1, 2008

18 vie for Monette Manor Queen (10/01/08)
Monette Manor held its annual pageant Thursday, Sept. 25, with 18 contestants participating. Family and staff members assisted in helping the women get ready for the pageant. Karissa Pendergrass played the piano and sang for the event. Judges were Marsha Davis, Margarete Reed and Norma Gathright...
Reeds to celebrate Golden Wedding Anniversary (10/01/08)
Reverend Jerry and Margarete Reed of Monette will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Oct. 5, in the fellowship hall of the Monette United Methodist Church with an afternoon drop-in from 2-4. The reception will be hostessed by their daughters, Angie Dunigan of Jonesboro and Coral Sutterfield of Bono...
Monette Council tables water well closing (10/01/08)
The Monette City Council continued discussion of closing the old water well at the regular council meeting Monday evening, Sept. 22. "I talked to Gipson Well Company and they would do the job at cost and labor," Mayor Chub Qualls said. "We couldn't get it cheaper anywhere else."...
Manila Lions finalize chili cook-off plans (10/01/08)
Manila Lions Club members are making final plans for the 19th annual Big Lake Chili cook-off scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 4, at the Depot Center. The event will be held rain or shine. Co-chairing the event are Lion members Tracey Reinhart and Tony Crowell...
Mustangs stampede Lions 48-0 (10/01/08)
Hoxie has the type football program that Manila Coach Toby Doke hopes his Lions will one day have, but right now the two teams are miles apart. The Mustangs remained unbeaten, flexing their muscles with a decisive 48-0 demolishing of the Lions Friday night at Hoxie...
Junior Lions roar past Harrisburg 22-6 (10/01/08)
By TRENT FLETCHER Freshman quarterback Dillon Burrow passed for two touchdowns and ran for another score, leading Manila to a 22-6 victory in 3A-3 conference action Thursday night at Hornet Field in Harrisburg...