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Stories from Tuesday, July 5, 2011

CCWA Wrestling to benefit back to school bash (07/05/11)
CCWA will hold a seven-match wrestling event at the Manila Community Center on Saturday, July 9. Bell time is 7:30 p.m. with doors opening at 6 p.m. Tickets for adults will be $7 and $5 for kids, with children under 4 free. Anyone bringing school supplies will get $2 off their tickets...
Southworth teams up for city project (07/05/11)
Southworth's Community Involvement Team recently completed a project for the City of Manila creating four picnic tables to be placed at the city park. The heavy duty tables were completely redone with Southworth employee skills...
First cotton bloom (07/05/11)
The first cotton bloom reported to the Town Crier for the 2011 growing season came from the Hicks Farm. It was found on June 28 south of Manila on dry land. The DP&L-0920 was planted on April 30. Jimmy Hicks said with the weather this year cotton stages have been stretched. ...
Caraway Fourth celebration (07/05/11)
The 65th annual Caraway Fourth of July celebration was held Saturday, July 2, starting with a patriotic parade, singing of the National Anthem by Rebecca Stull, flag raising ceremony and presentation of the Man of the Year...
Monette Council OKs pay increases (07/05/11)
The Monette city council discussed past action taken on raises, accepted a councilman's resignation, reviewed use of community building, and heard another presentation on mobile read water meters at the regular meeting held Monday, June 20...
Vickey Lue Craine (07/05/11)
Ms. Vickey Lue Craine 46, of Paragould, Ark., died on Thursday, June 30, 2011, at St. Bernards Medical Center. Ms. Craine was born on July 6, 1964, in Paragould to Calvin and Wanda Hale. Ms. Craine was a loving mother and daughter and enjoyed spending time with family and friends...
Robert Anthony Whitworth (07/05/11)
Mr. Robert Anthony Whitworth, 42, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Thursday, June 30, 2011, in Paragould, Ark. Mr. Whitworth was born Sept. 16, 1968, in St. Joseph, Mo., to Billy Charles and Wanda Whitworth. Mr. Whitworth was a member of the Greater Vision Pentecostal Church, loved to give of his time and talents to others and shopping for bargains at flee markets and yard sales...