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Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013

Stories from Thursday, March 29, 2012

Dollar General project off again (03/29/12)
Less than a week after winning approval from the Blytheville Planning Commission, developer Sam Ware's proposal to build a Dollar General at Highland and Sixth has hit another snag.
Benefit planned for area toddler (03/29/12)
Silhouettes Boutique & Tea Room in Manila will be hosting a benefit spa for the family of 18-month-old Kyndall Denton, who suffers from a rare genetic disorder known as Turner Syndrome.
1,300 lose power in Blytheville (03/29/12)
Approximately 1,300 Blytheville residents were without power for around an hour this morning (Thursday).
Blytheville Police reports -- 3-28-12 (03/29/12)
Recent reports from the Blytheville Police Department:
Chicks to host Tigers; Armorel entertains Wildcats (03/29/12)
Area baseball and softball teams take the field this afternoon on what appears to be another picture perfect day for outdoor sports. The Blytheville Chickasaws look to bounce back from their two losses at Paragould Tuesday night and take on Caruthersville, Mo. at 4 p.m. at the Blytheville Youth Sportsplex in a non-conference battle. The Lady Chicks softball team heads to Marion...
Artifact ID Day (03/29/12)
Dr. Julie Morrow of the Arkansas Archeological Survey Jonesboro Station provides piece-by-piece artifact information for a visitor during Artifact ID Day 2012, held Saturday at the Delta Gateway Museum in Blytheville. The event was an opportunity for local citizens to bring items from their personal collections for experts to identify and provide more information about. The Delta Gateway Museum is located in the Kress Building in downtown Blytheville...
Delois Guyton Sanders (03/29/12)
Mrs. Delois Guyton Sanders, 72, of Blytheville, died Monday, March 26, 2012, at Great River Medical Center.
Raymond Warren (03/29/12)
Mr. Raymond Warren, 65, of Blytheville, died Monday, March 26, 2012, at his home.
Vernice Jean Hunter Davis (03/29/12)
Mrs. Vernice Jean Hunter Davis, 73, of Osceola, died Monday, March 12, 2012, at Great River Medical Center in Blytheville.
Bethel Ferrell (03/29/12)
Mrs. Bethel Ferrell, 85, of Blytheville, passed from this life Wednesday, March 28, 2012, at Great River Medical Center.
Marion Francis Fox (03/29/12)
Mrs. Marion Francis Fox, 88, of Lenoir City, Tenn., formerly of Manila, passed away Saturday, March 3, 2012, in Lenior City.
Tony Derrel Hampton (03/29/12)
Mr. Tony Derrel Hampton, 53, of Blytheville, died Monday, March 26, 2012, in Blytheville.
Roy Edward Middlebrook (03/29/12)
Mr. Roy Edward Middlebrook was born Oct. 29, 1949, in Joiner, to Pauline and Lonnie Middlebrook Sr.
Don't underfund Sportsplex; limit Thunder Bayou's P&R; money (03/29/12)
It has been 10 years since former Blytheville Chickasaw pitcher Joel Huffman fired the first fastball at the Blytheville Youth Sportsplex; then seven days later, that former Chickasaw cleanup hitter John Blair cranked the facility's first home run.
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