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Stories from Tuesday, December 9, 2008

Veach elected to lead Arkansas Farm Bureau (12/09/08)
HOT SPRINGS -- Randy Veach is the new president of Arkansas Farm Bureau and Rich Hillman is its new vice president. The election of new officers and board members took place Friday at Farm Bureau's 74th Annual Convention at the Hot Springs Convention Center...
Manila Lions carries on pancake tradition (12/09/08)
A long-time Manila Christmas tradition is the Lions Club annual pancake supper. All proceeds from the event benefit the Manila Goodfellow Christmas baskets distributed each Christmas to area families...
Lady Lions named Gerald Jennings Tournament champs (12/09/08)
Manila jumped to an early lead and kept East Poinsett County at arms length the entire game en route to a 58-48 victory over the defending tournament champion Lady Warriors in the finals of the Gerald Jennings Invitational Tournament Saturday night at Gosnell...
Rebels capture WBC Championship (12/09/08)
Riverside completed an improbable run through the Williams Baptist College Tournament, capturing the championship with a 53-43 victory over number three seeded and previously undefeated Corning Saturday night at Walnut Ridge...
Tumbling champion (12/09/08)
Lindsey Pittman, Buffalo Island Central Junior High Cheerleader co-captain, was the recent winner of the Tumbling Competition for the Arkansas Cheer Company Turkey Bowl, held at Jonesboro High School. (photo provided)
EPC ousts Lady Rebels from Gerald Jennings Tournament (12/09/08)
Jocelyn Joplin and Becca Ross combined for 39 points, offsetting the absence of injured All-State guard Jordan Madden, to lead East Poinsett County to a 65-50 win over Riverside in Thursday night's semi-final action of the Gerald Jennings Invitational Tournament at Gosnell...
Nora Jesteene Hinson (12/09/08)
Nora Jesteene Hinson, 89, formerly of Monette, died Monday, Dec. 1, 2008 at St. Elizabeth's Place in Jonesboro. She was born Nov. 2, 1918 in Gurdon to the late James and Ocie Chrisman. She was a homemaker and a member of the Walnut Street Baptist Church...
Harold D. Earnhart (12/09/08)
Harold D. Earnhart, 72, of Frostproof, Fla., died Sunday, Nov. 23, 2008, at his home. Born March 11, 1936, in Black Oak, he moved to Florida in 1964. He was a graduate of Monette High School and Arkansas State University. He worked in the Food and Drug Division for the Department of Agriculture. He taught Sunday School and became a Deacon...
Loretta M. Blankenship (12/09/08)
Loretta M. Blankenship, 70, of Lake City, died Saturday, Dec. 6, 2008, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Missouri, Mrs. Blankenship lived much of her life in Lake City. She was a retired Craighead County Deputy Circuit Court Clerk, serving both Jonesboro and Lake City Courthouses. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Lake City...