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Stories from Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Wallace inducted into the Hall of Heroes (11/30/10)
Veteran David Wallace of Leachville was honored, along with Dennis R. Weaver of Paragould, on Nov. 13 when they were inducted into the Hall of Heroes. In celebration of Veterans Day Arkansas State University's ROTC Red Wolf Battalion rededicated the Veteran's Monument on Saturday...
A visit to the farm (11/30/10)
Dru Duncan and John Holt held open house Sunday, Nov. 21, giving friends and donors the opportunity to step back on their farm -- the Widner-Magers Farm Historic District, located one half mile north of Dell...
Leachville Christmas Parade kicks off holiday season (11/30/10)
The season was kicked off with the annual Leachville Christmas Parade held Saturday, Nov. 27, with fire trucks, police vehicles, floats, horses, four wheelers, antique vehicles, trucks, tractors, walkers, and Santa who arrived on Leachville's antique fire truck...
Leachville women killed in accident (11/30/10)
Two Leachville women were killed in a two vehicle accident early Wednesday, Nov. 24, at the intersection of Arkansas Highways 119 and 18. Driver Carolin H. Oliver, 66 of 106 R2, Nelson Street, and Christeen Littlefield, 83, of 205 Church Street, were in a 2004 Hyundai Sonata traveling south on Highway 119. ...
Run-off election results told (11/30/10)
Unofficial numbers for area run-off elections are: Lake City: Jon Milligan defeated Gail E. Garner 197-101 (66 to 34 percent) for the position of Lake City Mayor. Milligan will be replacing Mayor Billy Anderson in January. Mayor Anderson served for the last four years and decided not to seek a second term. Milligan has served two terms on the city council...
Gosnell rallies past Lady Lions 60-55 (11/30/10)
Gosnell outscored Manila 20-11 in the fourth quarter to rally for a 60-55 come from behind victory over the Lady Lions Monday night at Manila. Kemahri Soward scored 14 of her game high 34 points in the decisive final frame to lead the Lady Pirate come back. Gosnell began their comeback, scoring the first four points of the fourth quarter to tie the game 44-44...
BIC, Riverside girls post victories (11/30/10)
Buffalo Island Central and Riverside both took home victories Monday night, Nov. 22, in senior high girls basketball action. The Lady Mustangs whipped Walnut Ridge 67-37 while the Lady Rebels outscored Black Rock 56-38...
Charlotte Geedey (11/30/10)
Charlotte Geedey, 76, of Manila, died Monday, Nov. 22, 2010, at Manila Nursing Center. Born at Crown Point, Ind., she was the daughter of the late Fred and Blanche Schofield Bartholomew. She was a retired caregiver and had been a longtime Manila resident...
Carolin Kay Oliver (11/30/10)
Leachville Carolin Kay Oliver, 66, of Leachville, widow of J.C. Oliver, died Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010, from injuries received in an auto accident near Leachville. Born in Richmond, Calif., she was the daughter of the late Joe Evert and Lyda Irene Jarrett Harrell and had been a longtime Leachville resident. ...
Christeen Littlefield (11/30/10)
Christeen Littlefield, 83, of Leachville, died early Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010, from injuries received in an auto accident near Leachville. Born at Leachville she was the daughter of the late Robert Louis and Jessie Louisea Edgin and had been a lifelong area resident. ...
Alta Lousie Gregory (11/30/10)
Alta Louise Gregory, 71, of Manila, died Thursday, Nov. 25, 2010, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Manila she was the daughter of the late Ernest and Irene Adeline Brown Files and had lived in Elaine and Louisiana before returning to Manila five years ago. She was a member of the Blackwater Baptist Church near Manila...
Marjorie Maxine Brewer (11/30/10)
Marjorie Maxine Samples Brewer, 85, of Leachville, the widow of Don Brewer who passed away in 1991, died Thursday, Nov. 25, 2010, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. She was a resident of Geneva, a Mississippi County state line farming community north of Buckeye, and home to the Brewer family farm dating back to the mid 1800s...
Ruby Jean Beasley (11/30/10)
Ruby Jean Beasley, 81, of Manila, formerly of Gulfport, Miss., died Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010, at NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro. Born at Black Oak, she was the daughter of the late Ed and Pearl Austin Brown and was of the Baptist faith...