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Stories from Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Dylon Galloway receives Manila letterman jacket (01/04/11)
Monday was another special day in the life of Dylon Galloway's senior year as he received a Manila Lion letterman's jacket, compliments of Southern Bancorp. Danny Robbins, president of Manila Southern Bancorp, was on hand to present the jacket to Dylon...
Lady Warriors derail BIC's bid at NEA title (01/04/11)
East Poinsett County spoiled Buffalo Island Central's New Year's Eve party with a 60-53 victory in the finals of the A-AA-AAA Division of the Northeast Arkansas Invitational Tournament Friday night at the Convocation Center in Jonesboro...
Rebels ousted from NEA Tournament by defending champion EPC (01/04/11)
East Poinsett County doubled Riverside 80-40 in the quarterfinals of the A-AA-AAA Division of the NEA Tournament Monday night at the Convocation Center on the campus of Arkansas State University in Jonesboro...
Rivercrest knocks Manila from NEA Tournament (01/04/11)
Rivercrest evened things up on the season by downing Manila 58-45 in the quarterfinals of the NEA Tournament Monday afternoon, Dec. 27, at the Convocation Center in Jonesboro. Manila handed the Colts its only defeat of the season on Dec. 17, but the Colts' speed proved too much for the Lions in the rematch of the two teams...
James Edward Lyons (01/04/11)
James Edward Lyons, 74, of Caraway, died Dec. 31, 2010, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born March 5, 1936, at Memphis, he was the son of the late John and Mary Scott Lyons. Mr. Lyons enjoyed reading the newspaper and watching football...
William Louis Hansen (01/04/11)
William Louis Hansen, Jr., 76, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Friday, Dec. 30, 2010, at the Poplar Bluff Medical Center. Mr. Hansen was born March 16, 1934, to the late William and Lubina Hansen in Pigeon, Mich...
John David Yancey, Sr. (01/04/11)
John David Yancey, Sr., 73, of Manila died Sunday Dec. 26, 2010, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born April 8, 1937, he was the son of the late Floyd and Ditha Bray Yancey and had been a longtime Manila area resident. ...
Maxine Eunice Wadley (01/04/11)
Maxine Eunice Wadley, 80, of Manila died Sunday, Jan. 2, 2011, at her home in Manila. Born in Blytheville, she was the daughter of the late Sarah Elizabeth Kisner and had been a lifelong Manila area resident...
Mary Frances Sparks (01/04/11)
Mary Frances Sparks, 74, of Jonesboro, widow of Ermon Barrett Sparks, died Thursday Dec. 30, 2010, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. She was the daughter of the late William Benton Fielder and Mary Lucille White Fielder. Mrs. Sparks was a lifelong Jonesboro resident and a 1953 graduate of Jonesboro High School...
Clarence Rains (01/04/11)
Clarence Rains, 70, of Turrell died Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010, at the Methodist Central Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Born Sept. 16, 1940, at Holland, Ark., he was the son of the late Henry Thomas and Opal Lucille Stane Rains and had been a lifelong resident of the Heafer community near Turrell...
Cynthia Lynn McCain (01/04/11)
Cynthia Lynn McCain, 48, of Manila, died Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010, at her home. Born at Leachville she was the daughter of the late Edgar Cecil McCain and had been a lifelong Manila resident. She was a 1980 graduate of Manila High School and was of the Baptist faith...
Donnie Don Lampkin (01/04/11)
Donnie Don Lampkin, 66, of Rector, died Sunday Jan. 2, 2011, at his home. Born Jan. 13, 1944 at Bellville, Ark., he was the son of the late Fred and Reba Stankowitz Lampkin. Mr. Lampkin was a longtime resident of Rector and had retired after 24 years from Peerless. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed camping, boating, and hunting...
Thomas Glenn Huff (01/04/11)
Thomas Glenn Huff, 63, of Newport died Dec. 28, 2010, at Harris Hospital. Mr. Huff was born March 31, 1947, in Batesville to the late William and Agnes Huff. Survivors include one brother, Kagle Huff and wife Sharon of Jonesboro; three sisters, Wava Hawkins of Southaven, Miss., Loretta Lance of Batesville and Mary Jane Anselma of Bradford; and a host of nephews, nieces and other family and friends.. ...
Shannon Houk (01/04/11)
Shannon Houk, 46, of Jonesboro died Friday, Dec. 17, 2010, at St. Bernards Medical Center. Mr. Houk was born Aug. 11, 1965, in Kansas City, Kan., to Virgil and Dorothy Houk. Survivors include his mother; one brother, Steven Houk of St. Joseph, Mo., and one sister, Sherri Downs of Grandview, Mo...
Robert Warren Hill (01/04/11)
Robert Warren Hill, 57, of Paragould, died Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2010, at St. Bernards Medical Center. Mr. Hill was born June 22, 1953, to Carl Edwin and Ruby Odell Hill in Roanoke, Vir. Mr. Hill was a master plumber, Vietnam era Army veteran, enjoyed working on cars, and doing any type of work with his hands...
Braxton Nolen Herron (01/04/11)
Braxton Nolen Herron, 21 months, of Manila, died Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010, at his home. Born in Blytheville to Timothy O'Neil Batchelor and Michelle Lee Herron, he was a typical little boy who liked dinosaurs, dogs, playing with cars and all types of balls...
Lillian Virginia Hale (01/04/11)
Lillian Virginia Hale, 90, of Manila passed away Sunday, Jan. 2, 2011, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Joiner to Jesse and Viola Melvin Beal, she was the former owner of the City Cafe and the Dime Store in Manila. ...
Herbert Anderson, Sr. (01/04/11)
Herbert Anderson, Sr., 71, of Jonesboro died Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010, at NEA Baptist Hospital. Mr. Anderson was born Feb. 26, 1939, in Memphis, Tenn., to the late Willie Anderson. Mr. Anderson was of the Baptist faith, a carpenter and enjoyed woodworking...