Plans for the Buffalo Island Veteran's Memorial Park in Leachville are underway. The deadline is getting close for the first printing of veteran names on the monument.
The fee/donation is $35 for each name. Forms may be picked up at Liberty Bank in Monette; Heritage Bank and City Hall in Leachville; and the Town Crier in Manila.
This Memorial Park, located on Main Street, is for anyone from the area who has served their country, including the National Guard.
Checks should be payable to Buffalo Island Veterans Memorial Park and sent to Maryln Looney, P.O. Box 42, Leachville, 72438, Karen Wallace, P.O. Box 586, Leachville, 72438; or Barbara Lloyd, P.O. Box 474, Leachville, 72438; by April 15.
For more information call Maryln Looney 870-539-2220; Karen Wallace 539-2202; or Barbara Lloyd 539-6506.
Any donations for this worthy tribute to all area military veterans from the Buffalo Island area will be greatly appreciated.