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February 27th, 2014
ON THE FRONT:
911, ProMed and LifeNet speak out to QC about ambulance service
CASA stands for Court Appointed Special Advocates, an organization that started in the 1970s and is central to fulfilling societyâ€™s most fundamental obligation by making sure a qualified, compassionate adult will fight for and protect a childâ€™s right to safety, to be treated with dignity and respect and to learn and grow in the security of a loving family.
talks Jones Mill
Libraries change lives
Valentineâ€™s Day Couple
GR School Board special meeting
ON THE INSIDE:
$1,000 Dollar Reward Still Unclaimed
When It Rains, It Pours
Predestination: Nothing to Fear
Ross, Hutchinson put focus on tax plans
Establish Realtor loyalty when buying, selling
Comedian Dick Gregory to speak
Magnet Cove Reading Fair
Recently Accounted For Service Members
Beavers pick up big conference win
Latest AG&FC fishing reports
Jones embracing underdog role
ON THE FRONT:
Clampet pleads guilty
Where and how did you meet? â€¨Shanna and Danny met the first day Shanna moved to Arkansas.Â One of Dannyâ€™s friends lived next door to Shannaâ€™s new house and the guys were out in the yard,Â She and her sister went over to say â€śHello.â€ť That was inÂ March of 1978.Â The guys were in the same class as Shannaâ€™s sister but they all became fast friends.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) â€” An Arkansas Forestry Commission pilot who went missing with his plane last month while patrolling for wildfires was found dead Tuesday in the wreckage of the aircraft that may have clipped the trees or a rugged mountain itself, the agency said.
Kindergartners at Malvern Elementary School braved the cold, winter elements Friday, Feb. 7 to release balloons to celebrate their 100th day of school. They had a blast with their heads turned to the sky, watching the balloons until they were out of sight. (Photo by Mi Vaughn available on the MDR website)
AP â€” An Arkansas Forestry Commission pilot who went missing with his plane last month while patrolling for wildfires was found dead Tuesday in the wreckage of the aircraft that may have clipped the trees or a rugged mountain itself, the agency said.
The commission said the plane was spotted at about 4 p.m. Tuesday by the Civil Air Patrol and was confirmed by a state police helicopter, with the body of Jake Harrell found by a member of the National Guard who was lowered to the crash site from a helicopter, according to commission spokeswoman Adriane Barnes.
Today, Feb. 8, Elaine will celebrate her 100th birthday. A party will be held in her honor at the Magnet Cove United Methodist Church, 22292 Hwy. 51, today at 1 p.m. Her children are Ann Smedley (Dick) of Hot Springs and John Watson (Jan) of Conway. No gifts please. (Photo submitted)
Thelton Hughes, a sixth grade teacher at Wilson Intermediate School and a band assistant at Malvern High School, was arrested on charges of alleged first degree sexual assault and transporting a minor for prohibited sexual conduct, according to a probable cause affidavit filed on Feb. 4. Janet Blair, an assistant superintendent for the Malvern School District, said she could not discuss personnel matters as to whether Hughes was terminated or resigned, but she did confirm that he is no longer employed by the district.