January 19th, 2015
Coming this week in the MDR:
Weekend shooting suspect surrenders
Local perspective: American College Promise
Pics from the community MLK celebrations
If you didn't read the MDR this week, you missed:
* City council sworn in at first meeting
* Quorum court heard the ins and outs of drug testing
* A new street department superintendent was named
* Yet another new face at Malvern City Hall
VIDEO OF THE DAY: The Best Diet Tips & Tricks for a Healthy New Year
The most common New Year Resolution is to lose weight and get fit. Fitness and nutrition expert John Basedow offers his best diet tips and tricks, including 'smart shopping,' controlling portion size, selecting natural foods, home cooking and packing 'take home plates' when eating out, so you to make this year your best ever.
VIDEO OF THE DAY: 2015 Oscar Nominations Announced
Looking Back January 15th 1997
After almost a quarter of a century of living in a quiet and peaceful life Tim Cooper was once again singing the blues. Many local Businesses and banks made donations to the 3rd annual Martin Luther King Activity Festival. A Nashville quarterback named Jared McBride who set a state record of 4,4049 yards passing accepted a scholarship to the University of Arkansas. You would be able to save any where from 35% to 60% at Van-Atkins family department store.
Green Bay @ Seattle 3:05pm
Betting: Over/Under: 47 Spread: Seattle -7
What to watch for:
The Associated Press offers your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. WHO IS CLAIMING RESPONSIBILITY FOR PARIS ATTACK
Yemen's top al-Qaida leader says his organization masterminded the newsroom killings at Charlie Hebdo.
2. DEFIANT CHARLIE HEBDO'S NEW ISSUE SELLS OUT
The latest edition from the satirical weekly, fronting the Prophet Muhammad, has Parisians lining up before dawn to secure a copy.
3. POPE CANONIZES FIRST SRI LANKAN SAINT
A special meeting of the Magnet Cove School Board will be held Wednesday, Jan. 14 at 4:45 p.m. in the central office board room at 472 Magnet School Road, for the purpose of discussing bids for lighting on the baseball/softball fields and sound system in the gym.
Waldron at Malvern
Sr. Girls: Malvern 46, Waldron 38
Sr. Boys: Malvern 48, Waldron 44
Mayflower at Glen Rose
Jr. Boys: Glen Rose 36, Mayflower 34 (overtime)
Sr. Girls: Mayflower 68, Glen Rose 39
Sr. Boys: Mayflower 64, Glen Rose 47
Mountain Pine at Magnet Cove
Jr. Girls: Mountain Pine 42, Magnet Cove 33
Jr. Boys: Magnet Cove 49, Mountain Pine 29
Sr. Girls: Magnet Cove 68, Mountain Pine 39
Sr. Boys: Magnet Cove 70, Mountain Pine 50
Vonda Cranford, a member of the Malvern School Board and a former retired teacher, will be the grand marshal at the MLK Parade on Monday, Jan. 19. The parade is at 3 p.m. in downtown Malvern.