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Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014
This week's Poll
Halloween season: What is your greatest fear?
 Bugs, mice, snakes or bats
 Closed spaces
 Tunnels or bridges
 Speaking in public
 Financial hardship
 I am fearless!

Community News
A large crowd enjoyed perfect weather for the 2014 Blytheville Chili Cookoff Saturday. Along with a variety of chili to taste and judge, folks had plenty of food and entertainment options -- from fried Oreos to hamburgers, funnel cakes and more.
Chicks try to knock off No. 2 Batesville (10/22/14)
As the Blytheville Chickasaws continue to fight for one of the 5A-East's four playoff positions, standing in their way this week is host and 5A second ranked Batesville. Coming off an upset of then No. 1 and now No. 4 Wynne (6-1, 3-1 5A-East), the Pioneers (6-1, 4-0 5A-East) enter Friday's conference battle atop the league standings...
Tigers fall to Marmaduke (10/22/14)
ARMOREL--The Armorel Tigers dropped to 0-2 on the season after a 63-36 loss to the Marmaduke Greyhounds Tuesday night. Led by a game-high 28 points from Eddie Page, the Greyhounds turned a one-point first quarter lead to15 by halftime and never looked back on their way to to the 27-point win...
Local teams pick up signature wins (10/20/14)
The prep football season continues to heat up. Blytheville won its second game in a row in a 49-14 rout of Valley View, while the Gosnell Pirates went on the road and made a huge statement in a 20-12 win at Highland.
From chili eating to Kamikaze sneakers
Well everyone, it's time for another one of my (add applicable adjective here) lists. I'm trying to shotgun through this so it my be a little crazy. Ready? Here we go ...
Early voting signals climax of election season
Early voting got underway Monday at a busy Moore Center. Poll workers were hard at work attending to the early bird vote casters.
Nature's time for slowing down
Things are finally starting to slow down here at the Lendennie Homestead, and it is about time. While all the activity of the past several months has been fun and rewarding, there comes a time when everything needs to slow down and reset.
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