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Stories from Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Auditions set for "Alice in Wonderland" (06/15/11)
The Act 2! community theater group will be holding auditions for Lewis Carroll's "Alice in Wonderland."
Boat ramp, picnic area proposed for Barfield area (06/15/11)
Officials of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission were in Blytheville Tuesday to meet with local leaders to see if a boat ramp could be placed at Barfield Landing.
Pre-AP curriculum available to BIS students (06/15/11)
Parents of students who will enter the fifth and sixth grades at Blytheville Intermediate School will have the opportunity beginning in August to choose how advanced they want their children's curriculum to be.
Police urge residents to keep items off curb (06/15/11)
Blytheville Police Chief Ross Thompson reminds residents that basketball goals and other items placed on the curb in the street right-of-way are subject to being removed by the city.
Murder trial to begin Monday in Osceola (06/15/11)
The first-degree murder trial of 27-year-old Kurion Hughes Jr. is set to begin Monday in Osceola Circuit Court
Maintaining courthouses costly for county (06/15/11)
The Mississippi County Quorum Court is facing several expensive projects to maintain two courthouses, said Justice Fred Fleeman, who chairs the Court's Energy and Property Committee.
Panel endorses closure of Ash Street crossing (06/15/11)
The Blytheville Planning Commission, during a Tuesday meeting, voted to recommend to the City Council that the railroad crossing at Ash Street be closed upon completion of the overpass and Highway 18 project.
Gosnell discusses Aeroplex land (06/15/11)
The city of Gosnell's maintenance of some land given to it by the Arkansas Aeroplex was brought into question by some citizens during the last several meetings, with feathers obviously ruffled over taxpayers' money being used to mow and maintain land which was never entered into the minutes of a City Council meeting.
Failure to appear warrants (06/15/11)
The Blytheville Police Department issued the following persons warrants for failure to appear during the month of May.
Cal Ripken results 6-15 (06/15/11)
Tournament play began in Cal Ripken and Junior Babe Ruth league Tuesday night at the Blytheville Youth Sportsplex. Here's a wrap up of the action. MAJOR LEAGUE Lions 7, Griffin Ag. 4 Down 4-3 in their final at-bat, Lions scored four runs to post a 7-4, come-from-behind win, over Griffin Ag. in five innings...
William C. Harris (06/15/11)
Mr. William C. Harris, 64, of Blytheville, died Monday, June 13, 2011, at Great River Medical Center in Blytheville.
Robert Barnett (06/15/11)
Mr. Robert Barnett, 49, of Blytheville, died Monday, June 6, 2011, in Blytheville.
Attendance at 20-year reunion wasn't to be (06/15/11)
My 20-year class reunion was last weekend. I did not attend.
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