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Stories from Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Lake City approves end of year bonuses (10/23/12)
Lake City Mayor Jon Milligan asked the city council to approve end-of-the-year bonuses at the Oct. 15 meeting. Milligan requested $45 each for the 12 full time employees and $225 for the part-time employee. Council members voted 5-0 in favor of the bonuses...
Manila Council hears parade plans (10/23/12)
Sherry Bunch Pratt, Manila Christmas parade chairman, gave Mayor Wayne Wagner and council members an update on the event at the Monday, Oct. 15, city council meeting. The parade is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. ...
Lake City Clerk elected to serve as treasurer of ACCRTA (10/23/12)
Lake City City Clerk/Treasurer Linda Simpson was elected to serve as treasurer of the Arkansas City Clerks, Recorders and Treasurers Association (ACCRTA), during its annual business meeting held June 20, in Hot Springs as part of the Arkansas Municipal League's 78th Convention...
Basketball fans wowed by Wizards (10/23/12)
The harlem Wizards played against the Mustang Magic Friday, Oct. 12 at the Mustang Athletic complex in Monette. The event was a fundriaser for the BIC sophomore Class.
Colts stampede Lions 40-0 (10/23/12)
Rivercrest stayed tied atop the 3A-3 conference with Osceola by shutting out Manila 40-0 Friday night at Lion Field. It was senior night for the Lions, who watched the game ball be delivered via helicopter at midfield prior to the kickoff...
Riverside brings home state tennis titles (10/23/12)
Riverside girls' tennis team, individual and doubles are celebrating their third consecutive state titles. The tennis team won their third state championship on Tuesday at the 2A state tennis tournament held at Harrison...
Junior Lions stun Osceola 14-0 (10/23/12)
Manila pulled off one of the biggest victories in school history, shutting out perennial power Osceola 14-0 Thursday night in junior high football action at Lion Field. The Lion defense stymied the Seminoles throughout the night while the Manila offense controlled the clock, keying the victory. ...
Betty Lou Stubblefield (10/23/12)
Betty Lou Stubblefield, 84, passed away Monday, Oct. 15, 2012, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital. She was born April 24, 1928, at Lake City to the late John and Hattie Comer. She was a homemaker and a member of the Lake City United Methodist Church...
Bob G. Landrum (10/23/12)
Bob G. Landrum passed away in St. Louis, Mo., Sept. 24, 2012. He was born in Mountain Home, Ark., May 24, 1936. The family moved to Leachville in the mid 1940s. After attending high school in Leachville, he joined the Army spending most of the time in Germany. Bob spent many years in Florida where he had several business ventures...
Mary Lucille Edgin (10/23/12)
Mary Lucille Beggs Edgin, 93, of Arbyrd, Mo., the widow of Mr. George Edgin, died Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012, at Monette Manor Nursing Center in Monette. Born at Sulphur Rock, Ark., she was the daughter of the late William M. ...