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Stories from Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Buffalo Island Central junior high homecoming queen crowned (11/24/09)
Buffalo Island Central junior high homecoming 2009 was held Friday night at the Leachville gymnasium. The Thme was Rock "n" Roll. Brittany Fowler, escorted by Nick Bollinger, was crowned 2009-2010 Homecoming Queen. Other ninth grade princesses were Connor Berry, escorted by Drake Pipkin and Jodiee Clay, escorted by Zac Chase...
Manila School Board reviews building project calendar (11/24/09)
Manila School Superintendent Pam Castor presented a calendar for the elementary building project at the November meeting on Thursday. The contractor for the project is Nabholz Construction. The scheduled finish date is Aug. 10, 2010...
Lake City Council appoints Wisham to the council (11/24/09)
Lake City Council members appointed new council member, approved salary increases, set the millage rate, and approved the proposed budget for 2010 at the regular meeting held Monday, Nov. 16. Mayor Billy Anderson asked the council to appoint a new alderman to fill the existing vacant position left by Kenneth Winford. ...
Manila Council remembers Councilman Cherry (11/24/09)
Manila Mayor Clifford Veach, City Attorney Wayne Wagner, Clerk Susie Parker, members of the council Joni Isabell, LeRoy Douglas, Linda Donovan, Donnie Wagner, and Larry "Whiz" Davis, along with guests observed a moment of silence in memory of Council member Dean Cherry at the November meeting on Monday evening. Alderman Cherry died Nov. 4. He had served on the Manila City Council for 24 years...
Williams declines officer position (11/24/09)
The Caraway City Council hired a new police officer, voted to pay retirement, and set holiday bonuses at the regular city council meeting held Monday, Nov. 12. Mayor Barry Riley announced the resignation of police officer Shannon Kelems earlier this month. The council voted to hire Larry Williams of Marked Tree to fill the vacancy...
Riverside Lady Rebel Rewind (11/24/09)
Riverside fell victim twice last week in senior girls basketball action, losing to Nettleton 76-52 Monday night at Lake City before dropping a 64-49 decision Thursday night at Weiner. Riverside sophomore Becca Frayer scored 13 points while junior Meagan Goza and freshman Lauren Weaver added 12 and 10 points respectively in Monday night's loss to Nettleton. ...
Riverside Boys Basketball Recap (11/24/09)
Riverside saw its record drop to 3-5 on the season with a pair of losses last week. The Rebels dropped a 68-57 decision to Ridgefield Christian Tuesday night in Jonesboro, before falling to Bay 75-47 Friday night at Lake City...
Manila Lady Lions Basketball Roundup (11/24/09)
Manila's Lady Lions took home a pair of 3A-3 conference victories, rolling over Tuckerman 71-38 at Manila before closing out the week with a 45-35 win at Harrisburg. Senior guard Kimberly Wise pumped in 22 points while senior Carla Kemp added 16 more to lead Manila past Tuckerman. ...
Mustang Basketball Roundup (11/24/09)
Westside had too much muscle for Buffalo Island Central, as the Warriors coasted to a 77-46 victory Tuesday night at Westside. The Warriors were led by the 57th ranked prep prospect in the country, junior Hunter Mickelson, who scored a game high 16 points and grabbed eight boards while blocking five shots. ...
Buffalo Island Central Lady Mustangs Basketball Roundup (11/24/09)
Buffalo Island Central knocked Bay from the unbeaten ranks with a 72-65 upset victory Monday night at the Mustang Athletic Complex. Bay held a 15-14 edge after the first period before the Lady Mustangs rallied to tie the score 30-30 at the half. ...
Lions roar past Mustangs 77-60 (11/24/09)
J.J. Helton drilled six of his seven three pointers in the third quarter to lead the Lions to a 77-60 3A-3 conference victory over a scrappy Hoxie team Friday night at Manila. The Lions remained unbeaten on the season, thanks to the hot shooting of Helton and senior guard Blake Wheeler, who also drained six three pointers of his own. ...