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Stories from Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Local teachers earn National Board Certification (12/02/09)
Jill Sanders, Buffalo Island Central East elementary teacher, and Tonia Eubanks, Manila High School business teacher, are the first teachers in their districts to earn the status of National Board Teacher Certification (NBTC)...
Brownings open new Caraway business (12/02/09)
A ribbon cutting ceremony was held for Bargain Connection in Caraway last week, at 201 E. State Street. The business owners are Denise and Marvin Browning. The store stocks mostly new items with just a few specialty resale things placed in a bargain corner...
George Johnson seeks Craighead County judgeship (12/02/09)
George Johnson of 1905 Eldorado Cove, Jonesboro, a lifelong resident of Craighead County, is announcing his candidacy for Craighead County Judge. Mr. Johnson currently serves as the Craighead County Director of Environmental Services and Craighead County Floodplain manager...
Monette Council hears flood plain problems (12/02/09)
The Monette City Council heard reports on the eastern St. Francis River levee district and discussed problems in Northview Estates at the council meeting held Monday evening, Nov. 23. Mayor Chub Qualls introduced George Johnson, coordinator of the Craighead County Flood Plain...
Davis' free throws sink Rebels 48-47 (12/02/09)
It was typical Riverside-Buffalo Island Central basketball Tuesday night at Caraway, as the two old rivals continued their feud. BIC came out on top this time, rallying for a heart-stopping 48-47 victory in the conference opener for both teams...
Lady Mustangs hold off Riverside 49-46 in conference opener (12/02/09)
Buffalo Island Central connected on seven of eight free throws in the final quarter and held off arch-rival Riverside 49-46 in senior girls basketball action Monday night at Caraway. Riverside freshman Lauren Weaver started the fourth quarter by draining a three pointer from the top of the key to tie the game at 40-40. ...
Manila Basketball Recap (12/02/09)
Kam Ashabranner and Blake Wheeler combined for 40 points as Manila destroyed Tuckerman 84-38 Tuesday night at Tuckerman. Ashabranner scored a game high 22 points while Wheeler chipped in 18 more. Levi Wallace tallied 14 points as the Lions improved to 6-0 overall and 3-0 in 3A-3 conference play...
Clarence Darrel Reese (12/02/09)
Clarence Darrel Reese, 87, of Trumann, died Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2009, at the family residence. He was born in Pryor, Mo., and had lived most of his life in Trumann. He was a retired service manager for the former Firestone and Goodyear Stores in Trumann, was a veteran of the U.S. ...
Charles Masterson (12/02/09)
Charles Sherman Masterson, 78, of Leachville, died Saturday, Nov. 28, 2009, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Corning, he was the son of the late Andrew and Minnie Waller Masterson and had lived much of his life in Clarkton, Mo. ...
Jenanne M. Martin (12/02/09)
Jenanne M. Martin, 61, of Jonesboro, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2009. She was born in Jonesboro on Jan. 7, 1948. Mrs. Martin was a retired school teacher. She graduated from ASU in 1969 and received a Master's Degree from ASU in 1979. ...
Charles Lewis Adams (12/02/09)
Charles Lewis Adams, 61 of Manila, died Friday, Nov. 27, 2009, in an auto accident near Bay. Born at Tyronza, he had been a Manila resident for the past 29 years. He was a retired postal clerk and a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War...