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July 24th, 2014

William Hobart "Sonny" Byrd, Jr.

July 24, 2014

William Hobart "Sonny" Byrd, Jr., age 77, of Poyen passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock.

July 23rd

BREAKING NEWS – UPDATE

July 23, 2014

JACKSONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Military officials locked down an Arkansas air force base for several hours Wednesday after reporting that a suspicious individual was on the sprawling complex near Little Rock, then reopened the base and said the threat was "no longer credible."

During the lockdown, no one was allowed to enter or leave the base. Gates were closed and a line of vehicles stretched for a quarter-mile outside of the base.

David Songer

July 23, 2014

David Songer, age 54, of Malvern passed away Monday, July 21, 2014.

What's in Wednesday's edition

July 23, 2014

Sneak peak at what's in Wednesday's MDR

— Welcome to Malvern: new sign on the horizon
— Celebrity waiter event set for Saturday night
— Poster sales offset repair; fire dept. plans movie event
— Guess who's this week's mystery person
— Recipe Scene
— Weird Al’s walk-off album: column by Eric Moore
— News from Point Cedar
— HSU football camp
— Leopards take to the field
— Taking a look at the 7-4A Conference
— Unknown substance turns creek green

July 22nd

A&P committee decides on 2% for lodging & meals

July 23, 2014

The Advertising and Promotions (A&P) tax exploratory committee decided Monday morning to pursue a 2 percent special sales tax on both city lodging and prepared foods. Committee member Mike Bailey, owner of Western Sizzlin in Malvern, said he has been polling his customers about the tax proposal and said they are more likely to vote for the tax if it was only on lodging.

Hog Call now trademarked

July 22, 2014

FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — The University of Arkansas' distinctive "Hog Call" has been granted a federal trademark registration.
The university announced Friday that it is believed to be the first college or university in the nation to receive a trademark for its cheer.
The sound mark of the cheer and the previously registered, "Wooo Pig Sooie!" are intended to protect the institution's long-standing tradition and signature cheer from unlicensed commercial use.
The registration does not affect the use of the Hog Call by fans at various gatherings.

Bismarck and Magnet Cove take part in camp

July 22, 2014

The Bismarck Lions and the Magnet Cove Panthers traveled to Benton Harmony Grove High School in Haskell on Monday to take part in a team football camp.

Check out Tuesday's MDR for more photos.

Tuesday's Headlines

July 22, 2014

Sneak peak at today's headlines:

— A&P committee decides on 2% for lodging & meals
— COTO holds Science Olympiad on Friday
— Immunization clinic for students
— Duck’s trial rescheduled
— Kid’s Crusade at Oak Grove AOG
— Sauce to benefit state food banks
— Civic Club Meeting Schedules
— Outdoor concerts and child do not mix well
— Bismarck and Magnet Cove take part in camp
— Glen Rose camp teaches fundamentals of football July 28-30
— A week of random thoughts upon my return
— Summertime in Arkansas means 24 million travelers
— Wal-Mart CEO's pay highest in Arkansas last year

July 21st

Salesperson needed

July 21, 2014

John M. Rhoads, Jr.

July 21, 2014

John M. Rhoads, Jr., 92, of Maumelle, Arkansas, departed from this life to meet Jesus on July 17, 2014 following a long, exhausting battle with declining health.

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