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Stories from Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Dr. Wagner hosts groundbreaking for new Manila clinic (01/15/13)
Dr. Tommy Wagner welcomed everyone and expressed his appreciation for their support as he made the official announcement of the new multi-million dollar clinic coming to Manila. Due to rain, a non-traditional inside groundbreaking was held Thursday afternoon, Jan. 10, at the Manila Community Center with Dr. Wagner unveiling the drawing of the new ambulatory care clinic...
Children donate stuffed animals to ACH (01/15/13)
Over 100 children from First Baptist Church of Manila and other friends from the community came together Dec. ...
Caraway Council accepts budget, approves Park Commisioners (01/15/13)
Caraway Mayor Barry Riley proposed Ordinance 2013-1 to revise the 2012 budget at the city council meeting held Thursday, Jan. 10. Rules were suspended and the council placed the reading on the third and final reading. After a brief discussion the council passed the ordinance...
Monette Council adopts water rate increase ordinances (01/15/13)
Monette city council held a special called meeting Tuesday, Jan. 1, to discuss two new city ordinances and property development. Mayor Chub Qualls met with city council members after they took the oath of office at city hall at 2 p.m...
Buffalo Island Central Homecoming Court (01/15/13)
Buffalo Island Central senior high Homecoming was held Friday, Jan. 11 at the MAC. Royalty pictured are: Front - flower girl Arabella Oliver and crown bearer Ethan Hawkins. Back - Princess Jillian Key, escort Drake Brown, Queen Saraid Vasquez, escort Alex Ballin, Princess Faith Turner, escort Nick Bollinger. (photo provided)...
Lady Mustangs gallop past Riverside (01/15/13)
Buffalo Island Central jumped to an early lead and never looked back, rolling to a 58-39 victory over Riverside Monday night in 2A-3 senior girls action at the Mustang Athletic Complex in Monette...
Rebels run past rival Mustangs 67-46 (01/15/13)
Riverside placed four players in double figures and the Rebels went on to take care of archrival Buffalo Island Central 67-46 in a 2A-3 conference clash Tuesday night at the Mustang Athletic Complex in Monette...
Lions take out Mohawks, fall to Seminoles (01/15/13)
Manila picked up a key 3A-3 conference road victory 69-56 over Piggott Friday night behind Scott Eubanks' 23 point and 16 rebound performance. The Lions improved to 12-5 overall and 6-2 in conference play with the win...
Lady Lions pound Bulldogs 69-50 (01/15/13)
Emily Cook scorched the nets for 31 points to lead the state's fourth ranked Lady Lions to a 69-50 win over Earle Monday night in 3A-3 conference action at Earle. Cook, who buried five treys on the night, led four Manila players in double figures. ...
Jaguars spoil BIC homecoming with fourth quarter rally (01/15/13)
McCrory spoiled Buffalo Island Central's senior high Homecoming with a stunning fourth quarter rally as the Jaguars shocked the Mustangs 68-65 in 2A-3 conference action Friday night at the Mustang Athletic Complex in Monette...
Robert Kenneth French (01/15/13)
Robert Kenneth "Kenny" French, 58, of Atlanta, Ga., formerly of Leachville died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at the Flo & Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Born at Tulare, Calif., he was the son of the late Franklin Edward French and was raised in Leachville. ...
James Edward Weber (01/15/13)
James Edward Weber, 68, of Manila, died Monday Jan. 14, 2013, in Manila. He was the son of the late Richard and Bessie Ganung Weber, and had been a longtime Pahokee, Fla., resident before making his home in Manila in 2000. He was retired from Maverick Tube in Blytheville...