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Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013

Stories from Friday, December 18, 2009

Small quake rattles Bootheel (12/18/09)
NEW MADRID, Mo. (AP) -- No damage is reported, but a small earthquake centered in southeast Missouri has rumbled parts of four states. The magnitude 3.1 quake happened at 5:38 a.m. Friday along the New Madrid fault line and was centered about nine miles south of New Madrid, Mo., not far from the Tennessee and Kentucky state lines. The quake was also felt in Arkansas...
Police to step up DWI patrol efforts (12/18/09)
The holidays are upon us, and the Blytheville Police Department is reminding everyone that if you choose to celebrate and have a good time with alcohol, you should not drink and drive. Authorities will once again be conducting DWI/DUI enforcement efforts during this holiday period...
Art exhibit to benefit St. Jude (12/18/09)
Local artist Robert James Phelps and The Arts Council of Mississippi County will be hosting an art exhibit in the gallery of The Ritz Civic Center from 4-6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 9. Two pieces of the art are to be raffled off, with the proceeds being donated to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital...
Atwill calls on citizens to help schools (12/18/09)
Superintendent gives 'state of schools' address
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