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Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013

Stories from Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Judge denies injunction in Blytheville School Choice lawsuit (07/02/13)
A federal judge denied a request from nearly a dozen Blytheville residents to allow their children to transfer out of the Blytheville School District for the 2013-14 school year.
Missco organizers want city to fulfill promises (07/02/13)
Missco Junior Football League officials feel like they have been left on the back burner too long.
City fireworks display is Thursday at Sportsplex (07/02/13)
The Blytheville Fourth of July fireworks display is set to kick off at dusk at the Blytheville Youth Sportsplex on Thursday, but the event is more than just a celebration of independence, according to sponsors.
Suspects sought in armed robbery at Dodge Store (07/02/13)
The Blytheville Police Department is still looking for two suspects wanted in connection with a robbery that took place early Monday morning at Dodge's Chicken Store.
Park users urged to pick up litter (07/02/13)
Blytheville Parks and Recreation Director Elroy Brown said leaving litter in the park pavilions will not be tolerated.
Blytheville Police reports -- 7-2-13 (07/02/13)
Recent reports from the Blytheville Police Department:
Casons win two of three at Paragould tourney (07/02/13)
PARAGOULD -- The Blytheville ANC Casons defeated the Missouri Jayhawks, 7-2, Saturday, then followed that with a 6-2 win over Marion in the Paragould tournament. On Friday, the Casons fell to Jackson, Mo. 6-4, in the tournament. Blytheville 6, Marion 2...
Blytheville wins JBR District title (07/02/13)
The Blytheville 14-year-old All-Stars claimed the Junior Babe Ruth District championship Sunday night by defeating Jonesboro, 10-6, at the Blytheville Youth Sportsplex. Down 1-0 after four innings, Blytheville scored three in the in the fifth to take a 3-1 lead...
Billy Wayne Robert Davis (07/02/13)
Billy Wayne Robert Davis, 15, of Blytheville, died Friday in Luxora.
Jewel Mae Smothers Hardin (07/02/13)
Mrs. Jewel Mae Smothers Hardin, 84, of Marked Tree, died Sunday, June 30, 2013, at Three Rivers Nursing Home in Marked Tree.
Margot Rose Payne (07/02/13)
Mrs. Margot Rose Payne, 74, of Blytheville, died Sunday, June 30, 2013, at Great River Medical Center in Blytheville.
Patriots come in all forms and viewpoints (07/02/13)
With Independence Day only a couple of days away, we are being besieged with quotes and misquotes from John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, George Washington and Ben Franklin, the most notable of the Founding Fathers of this country.
Look out, Bear Grylls, I might buy a tent (07/02/13)
I think I've made it known already that I like for things to, for the most part, stay the same. This is especially true when it comes to my day-to-day activities.
Citizens urged to keep dogs secured (07/02/13)
I am writing this letter to draw attention to the residents of the Gosnell community. This is just a friendly reminder to please keep your dogs (pets) in your yard on a leash or behind a secure fence. We need to remember that we want our streets to be safe to work in our yards. Dogs are supposed to be on a leash, or under the owner's command on their own property. They are not allowed to roam free on other people's property...
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