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Stories from Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Dr. Kima Stewart named ASU Outstanding Alumnus (05/03/11)
Dr. Kima Stewart was recently among the honorees at a banquet for the Arkansas State University Convocation of Scholars by the Department Educational Leadership, Curriculum & Special Education...
Manila history comes to life (05/03/11)
Manila history came to life on Thursday, April 21, as four stories of Manila citizens from the past were revealed at the Manila Depot Center and the cemetery...
Dresses for Uganda children (05/03/11)
Cindy Clements Conner was part of a mission trip in March to work with Greg and Tammy Rainwater in Uganda, Africa. The Rainwaters are former residents and teachers at Riverside. The focus of the trip was education and Bible study for people in remote areas near Tororro, Uganda...
Manila's artist to be featured at Delta Art Gallery (05/03/11)
Jim Cheadle of Manila will be the featured artist at Delta Art Gallery during the month of May. Cheadle, an award-winning artist, holds a Bachelor of Fine Art Degree from the University of Oklahoma. He has studied with many nationally known artists and is a member of the Northeast Arkansas Arts League. Cheadle has participated in many exhibitions in the Mid South Region...
Manila golfer signs with UAM (05/03/11)
Manila senior JJ Helton has signed a letter of intent to play golf at University of Arkansas Monticello (UAM). JJ is known as a team leader in basketball and has also excelled in golf for the last two years for MHS...
MUSTANGS, LADY MUSTANGS PICK UP DISTRICT TOURNAMENT WINS (05/03/11)
Ben Cole blasted a three run walk-off homer with two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift Buffalo Island Central to a stunning 8-6 victory over Rector Friday afternoon in the first round of the 2A-3 District Tournament at Williams Baptist College in Walnut Ridge...
LIONS ADVANCE TO REGIONAL TOURNAMENT (05/03/11)
Senior right-hander Taylor Morgan fired a four-hit shutout to lead the Lions to a 4-0 whitewash over Hoxie in the first round of the 3A-3 District Tournament Saturday afternoon at Harrisburg. The win propels the Lions into next week's Regional Tournament to be played in Harrison...
MARMADUKE SLIPS PAST LADY REBELS 10-7 (05/03/11)
Riverside's bid to end Marmaduke's unbeaten streak in conference play fell short as the Lady Greyhounds pulled out a 10-7 win over the Lady Rebels Thursday afternoon at Caraway in 2A-3 conference softball action...
EPC knocks off Riverside 13-3 in 2A-3 District Tournament (05/03/11)
Poinsett County rolled over Riverside 13-3 in the first round of the 2A-3 District Tournament at Williams Baptist College in Walnut Ridge Thursday afternoon, ending the Rebel's season...
Kenneth Wayne Luff (05/03/11)
Kenneth Wayne Luff, 63, of Jonesboro, formerly of Caraway, departed this life Wednesday, April 27, 2011, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital. He was the Senior Class President of Caraway High School in 1965. He served in the Air Force from 1966-70. He was medically retired from American Greetings where he was a supervisor for 36 years. He was a member of the Caraway Baptist Church...
Harold Walker (05/03/11)
Harold A. Walker, 82, of Paragould, died Friday, April 29, 2011, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Born at Blytheville, he was the son of the late James Arthur and Dora Kent Walker and had been a Paragould resident for the past 24 years. Mr. Walker was a U.S. Navy veteran and was a former Flushing, Mich., resident where he retired from General Motors Corp...
Tommy Lee Walker (05/03/11)
Tommy Lee Walker of Fayette, Ala., was born April 2, 1947, and died April 24, 2011. Survivors include his wife, Linda Walker; mother, Bertha Walker Sparkman of Monette; sons, Tim Walker, Tommy Lee Walker, Jr., D.W. ...
Simmie Junior Berry (05/03/11)
Simmie Junior Berry, 73, of Caraway, passed away peacefully at his home Wednesday, April 27, 2011, surrounded by his loving family and friends after fighting a long, courageous battle with cancer. ...
Katherine Berniece Baker (05/03/11)
Katherine Berniece Baker, 84, of Manila, passed from this life Friday, April 29, 2011, at the Manila Nursing Center. She was the daughter of the late William P. and Mary Jane McDole Holsclaw, widow of longtime Deputy Sheriff Lee Baker, and a lifelong Manila resident. She was a homemaker and a member of the Bethany Baptist Church...