August 19th, 2014
Ollie Marie (Pope) Moore, age 83 of Magnet Cove, formerly of Lakeside, passed away August 17, 2014,
Dorothy Gillespie, age 95 of Malvern, died Saturday, August 16, 2014
Grant County Sheriff Donald Ray Vance reportedly submitted a letter of resignation to Grant County Judge Kemp Nall, effective at 8 a.m. Monday, Aug. 18. Read more in the Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014 MDR.
The Malvern Leopards and Lady Leopards tennis teams have a total of 13 players this year, but just a handful of returning players from a year ago.
This yearâ€™s teams will also be fairly young, as coach Angela Greene has just five seniors out for tennis this year.
Read more, including who's on the team, in the Friday, Aug. 15, 2014 MDR (page 5)
How a lien can help keep the city clean
Williams hears pleas, sets callbacks
Fair queen pageants set for Saturday
Pastors share messages on our Religion Page
Deer plentiful in state again
Malvern tennis prepares for season
Cinnamon roll shortcut recipe in "Spoonful of Grace"
Mystery Person revealed
...and much more!
The Malvern Leopards took to the field on Tuesday, Aug. 12 for practice at Claude Mann Stadium. The Leopards play White Hall on Aug. 26 for a benefit game then kick off the season at Glen Rose on Sept. 5.
The Malvern Daily Record is seeking teachers and sponsors to participate in the newspaperâ€™s annual Newspapers in Education (N.I.E.) program. Each school year, the MDR, with the help of community sponsors, sends about 75,000 newspapers into area classrooms, according to MDR Publisher Richard Folds.
The Hot Spring County Quorum Court met Tuesday, Aug. 12 in regular session and approved several bills and resolutions. Among those, justices of the peace voted unanimously to transfer funds from the Unappropriated General Fund to a sheriff's department account. The funds transferred are actually from a check received from Gallagher Bassett insurance for damage to a 2008 Dodge Charger used by the sheriff's department.
Magnet Cove School District will welcome a new superintendent for the 2014-2015 school year, Danny Thomas. The Magnet Cove School Board convened earlier in the year to look for prospective replacements for former superintendent Gail McClure, now retired. After much deliberation, on March 19 the board decided on Batesville native Danny Thomas.
Read the full story on the front page of the Thursday, Aug. 14 MDR.
The Bismarck Lions were on the field Wednesday, Aug. 13 to prepare for their opening game against Spring Hill on Sept. 5.