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Stories from Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Buffalo Island hosts ninth American Cancer Relay for Life (06/29/10)
High temperatures, a little rain and lightning didn't stop the 2010 Buffalo Island Relay for Life held Friday night at the Leachville City Park. The usual all night event did come to an early close at 10:30 p.m. due to the weather. However, there was enough time to honor the survivors and to remember family and friends who lost their battle to cancer...
Manila hosts nutrition and wellness courses (06/29/10)
Mary Smith, family and consumer sciences (FACS) instructor at Manila High School, hosted a nutrition and wellness training seminar at Manila High School for teachers from across the state. Mrs. Smith and Stephanie Ramsey, from Vilonia High School, were among the instructors who prepared the nutrition and wellness curriculum content frameworks to be taught. ...
Leachville ANC hosts graduation (06/29/10)
Arkansas Northeastern College hosted its first graduation and student recognition ceremony at the Melody Theater for the Adult Education students in Leachville. The event was held at 7 p.m. Thursday...
Manila church brought back to life (06/29/10)
Manila native Linda Wilkey Brewer, long time evangelist, is happy to be back in her hometown and is very excited about what is going on in the Harvest Fellowship Church of God located on Highway 18 Bypass, Manila...
Manila projects underway (06/29/10)
Several projects partially funded through grants, mid-year bonuses, and street paving were discussed at the Manila City Council regular meeting on June 21. Manila Mayor Clifford Veach said he had received official approval of the grant for the Costner sewer project. He said a pre-construction conference should be held next week and hopefully the work could begin as soon as July...
Manila team wins league tournament (06/29/10)
The Manila 8 and under ladies softball team completed a fantastic season by winning the league tournament championship played on June 17 at Manila. Sponsored by Today's Hair Salon, Manila wrapped up the season with an incredible 19-2 record including a 17 game winning streak, a preseason league tournament championship, and regular season championship...
Finding the bargains (06/29/10)
Have you met Mr. Rollback? His name is Durel or something like that. He's generous in build and has a great smile. He's "saving me so I can live better" he says. He's Walmart's roll back spokesman who's trying to entice us to buy more at America's greatest retail store...
Bernice Allen Cude (06/29/10)
Bernice Allen Cude, 73, of Leachville, widow of Harold Cude, died Thursday, June 24, 2010, at the NEA/Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro. Born Nov. 22, 1936, in Leachville, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Lillie Mae Beard Allen and was a lifelong Leachville resident. She was a homemaker and member of New Providence Baptist Church at Buckeye...