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Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013

Stories from Thursday, May 2, 2013

It's some kind of bobcat, police chief says (05/02/13)
The large feline that was spotted earlier this week on Perimeter Road near Thunder Bayou has unofficially been identified as a species of bobcat, according to Blytheville Police Chief Ross Thompson.
New station is centerpiece of BFD 5-year plan (05/02/13)
According to a five-year plan submitted to the Blytheville City Council's Finance and Purchasing Committee, the Blytheville Fire Department hopes to construct a $1.2 million fire station in late 2016.
Helicopter operation taking flight from new base (05/02/13)
The new helicopter facility run by AirEvac Lifeteam has been in operation on the campus of Great River Medical Center since April 18.
Ark. PSC to rule on Big River Steel electricity (05/02/13)
The Arkansas Public Service Commission says it expects to rule in less than three weeks on a proposal to supply electricity to the proposed $1.1 billion Big River Steel mill at Osceola.
Gosnell board approves personnel moves (05/02/13)
On Monday night, the Gosnell School board made several teaching hires.
Farm Bureau, Rotary record wins (05/02/13)
Here's a look at the Cal Ripken and Youth Softball action from April 30 at the Blytheville Youth Sportsplex. MAJOR LEAGUE Farm Bureau 7, Holiday Inn 4 Farm Bureau picked up four runs over the first three innings and held on to beat Holiday Inn, 7-4, Tuesday night...
Gosnell coaches to hold baseball camp May 28-31 (05/02/13)
Gosnell High School will host a Pirate Baseball Camp from May 28-31. Each day from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m., Pirate head coach Bret Jackson and assistants Danny Williams and Logan Brit will teach kids from 1st grade to 8th grade the fundamentals of baseball...
Ruby Cowley (05/02/13)
Mrs. Ruby Cowley, 48, of Blytheville, died Friday, April 26, 2013, in Gosnell.
Ellis Glenn Horner Jr. (05/02/13)
Mr. Ellis Glenn Horner Jr., 58, of Little Rock, passed away Sunday, March 10, 2013, at his home.
$10.7 million should buy adequate streets (05/02/13)
The other day a local business owner dropped by the office lamenting the half-cent state sales tax that becomes effective July 1, thanks to the passage of Issue 1 last November.
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