Stories from Monday, February 8, 2010
Black History Month Spotlight: Gene Henton
In recognition of Black History Month, the Courier News is shining the spotlight on some of the many African-Americans who have played a leading role in our community. A different individual will be featured in each edition of the newspaper during the month of February...
ART's Arnold earns FAA honor
ART plans to double
in size within a year
Meeting set on $5 charge
Residents with concerns about the recent additional $5 charge for wastewater are invited to a "public forum" at 5 p.m. Wednesday in the Municipal Courtroom. The Blytheville City Council's Airport and Utilities Committee will meet at 3 p.m. Wednesday with Brad Davis of SSR Ellers, a meeting that is also open to the public. Davis will discuss alternative financing options available for the wastewater issues the city is facing...
Sheriff Sanders considering run at mayor
"Blytheville has always been a big part
of my heart."
-- Sheriff James Sanders