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Stories from Tuesday, July 3, 2012

NAHRO recognized local residents (07/03/12)
Five Northeast Arkansas residents received special awards last month at the Southwest Regional National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) conference in Kansas City, Kan. They were Amber Rolland, Cory Wood, Keith Boles, Dr. Kima Stewart and Barbara Suber...
Peach time in Leachville (07/03/12)
Peach harvest at Swihart Orchards in Leachville is nearing the end of the 2012 peach season. Peaches should be available for about two more weeks with over 20 varieties. Owner Leon Swihart said the best time to get peaches is in the mornings...
Mt. Zion Baptist Associational Office Groundbreaking. (07/03/12)
The Mt. Zion Baptist Association held an official groundbreaking and prayer ceremony Monday evening, June 25, at the construction site for their new facility at 2500 Sunny Meadow in Jonesboro...
Stockton to show skills in Australia (07/03/12)
Brittany Stockton of Leachville could be throwing against future Olympic competitors this week in Australia. The soon to be senior athlete has been invited to participate in the Down Under International Games held in Brisbane, Australia. ...
Manila Council discusses swimming pool (07/03/12)
Manila City Council voted on the swimming pool plan with the pool facing west at the Monday, June 25, meeting. Council members present included Linda Donovan, Tony Hawkins, Dale Murphy, Larry "Whiz" Davis, and Donnie Wagner. Councilman Jason Baltimore was absent...
NEA Vipers on the way to state (07/03/12)
The NEA Vipers won the Cal-Ripken NEA District Championship Sunday, June 24. The Vipers went undefeated in the tournament by scoring a total of 32 runs and only giving up two runs throughout the whole tournament. The Vipers travel to Eureka Springs July 6-8 for the state tournament...
Manila Lions win NEA League champtionship (07/03/12)
11-12 year old Manila Lions finished the season June 9 by winning NEA League Championship in Leachville. The Lions finished first in their Conference also. Pictured are, from left: Back - Coach David Sims, Joel Burrow, Brock Birmingham, Michael Parker, Douglas Callender, Logan Hamilton, David Keys, and Coach Joel Burrow. ...
Doris Nell Bassing (07/03/12)
Mrs. Doris Nell Bassing, 80, of Leachville, passed from this life Friday, June 29, 2012, at the Monette Manor Nursing Center. Born at Lipan, Texas, she was the daughter of the late Johnny Olan and Dorothy Onie Pope Camp and had lived most of her life in Haskell, Texas. ...