May 3rd, 2013
Rhoda Reid, age 96, of Malvern formerly of Mena, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Poyen School District Superintendent Jerry Newton said, â€śEvery student and parent should have the opportunity to choose what is right for them.â€ť
Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe signed a new School Choice Bill, Act 1227 of 2013 into law in April.
The old School Choice bill is now at the Court of Appeals in St. Louis, Mo., although it may not be relevant since the new bill has been signed into law.
(For full story pick up a copy of Thursday, May 2, Malvern Daily Record)
Arnold Wayne â€śBubbyâ€ť Simpson, Jr. age 35 of Hot Springs, died Monday, April 22, 2013.
Bonnie Lou Hodges, 82, of Malvern, AR moved to Heaven April 30, 2013.
Ryan Jacob Russell, infant son of Andrew Russell and Jessica Heath passed away Monday, April 29, 2013
Rosamond Irene Benton Davenport, died on April 28, 2013.
Stella Virginia Holst Estes, age 86, of Malvern passed away Sunday, April 28, 2013,
James â€śJimâ€ť Turner 63 of Benton passed away on April 27, 2013 with his family by his side.
Barbara â€śBobbieâ€ť Sparks Bailey, born June 18, 1949, from Malvern, AR
Bob Smith taught accounting and math at Ouachita Technical College (now College Of The Ouachitas) from 1988 until 2000. Donâ€™t worry about Smith staying busy in retirement. He has already published one book and has another ready for the press.
Smith, now living in Hot Springs Village, has written a book that he says is a â€śmystery, science fiction novel.â€ť
(Pick up a copy of Tuesday, April 30 MDR for full story)