[Nameplate] Fair ~ 54°F  
High: 56°F ~ Low: 40°F
Wednesday, Apr. 16, 2014

Stories from Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Medal of Honor recipient Bacon succumbs to cancer (07/20/10)
Caraway's hometown hero Nick Bacon passed away Saturday, July 17, after a long tough battle with cancer. Bacon, 64, had been the last living recipient of the Congressional Medal of Honor. He currently resided in Rose Bud, Arkansas...
Gary Hill retires from fire department (07/20/10)
Manila Fireman Gary Hill was honored Thursday night with a retirement celebration and dinner at the firehouse. Members of the Fire Department and retired firefighters, along with family members, gathered to show their gratitude to Gary for his 17 years of service on the Manila Fire Department...
Long-time educator dies (07/20/10)
Beloved Monette High School teacher and principal Edna Mae Freeman, 96, passed away Wednesday, July 14, 2010, at Monette Manor. She was born May 19, 1914 to the late Henry and Pearl Richardson. She lived her lifetime in and around Monette. She had one brother, Roy Richardson...
Manila board tours new building (07/20/10)
Members of the Manila School Board took a walk-through of the new elementary building and cafeteria addition under construction during the July board meeting. The meeting was held on Thursday evening. ...
Lake City tribute recognizes veterans (07/20/10)
The Lake City Museum sponsored a tribute for veterans on June 26. The event began with a welcome by Lake City mayor Billy Anderson followed by the Pledge of Allegiance by Jerry Freeman. Gordon Freeman then read attending veterans' name, military branch of service, and the date of service. ...
Leachville Council discusses purchases (07/20/10)
Leachville City Council met Monday, July 12, and reported on recent purchases, ballpark lighting, and merchant donation. The monthly Water and Wastewater Department report included the purchase and installment of a new chlorinator. An aerator was also installed at the waste treatment plant...
Those doozie designs (07/20/10)
I don't know what designers are thinking about but they aren't thinking about me. And a bunch of other golden women. This morning I tried on a pair of cut-off jeans that my friend Dot gave to me. They are that new design that falls below the navel and at the same time exposes about four inches of underpanties...