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Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013

Stories from Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Dunklin probation officer accused of soliciting sexual benefits (08/07/13)
A Dunklin County, Mo., probation officer is facing felony charges after he allegedly solicited sexual benefits in exchange for changing the client's supervision level and/or waiving supervision fees and jail detention.
Operation Healthy Delta: Daily Notebook | Day 2 (08/07/13)
For many area residents, Operation Healthy Delta has provided an opportunity that cannot be overstated in its importance: When you cannot afford the health care you need, it affects your life.
Company donates building to Healing in the Hood (08/07/13)
Ritter Communications presented the deed to its old office building at 121 S. Second Street in Blytheville to Healing in the Hood founder and Executive Director Sandy "Bebe" Gillespie Tuesday afternoon.
Heirloom Saturday to feature books, magazines, newspapers (08/07/13)
Delta Gateway Museum's Heirloom Saturday event for this weekend will focus on vintage books, magazines and newspapers.
Squad rescues boaters from river (08/07/13)
The Blytheville Emergency Squad stayed busy last week with two big rescues, one of which involved the Coast Guard.
Blytheville Police reports -- 8-7-13 (08/07/13)
Recent reports from the Blytheville Police Department:
Blytheville, Gosnell set Media Day (08/07/13)
The Gosnell Pirates will have their Media Day on Thursday, while the Blytheville Chickasaws will hold their "Media Day" on Friday.
Column: Operation Blytheville-Gosnell Game presses on (08/07/13)
The response I received from last Wednesday's column -- "A Blytheville-Gosnell Series is Long Overdue" -- was encouraging to say the least. I'd say 99.9 percent of the response was in favor of a matchup between the Chicks and the Pirates. Students, players, parents and longtime members of the community -- in person and on Twitter -- all appear ready and willing to give this a shot. ...
Dovie Foresythe Oates (08/07/13)
Mrs. Dovie Foresythe Oates, 98, of Manila, went to be with her Lord and Savior Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013.
Camping has always been about making memories (08/07/13)
I went camping last weekend. Camping ranks high on my list of things I wish I could do more often. Instead, I end up going about once a year. If that.
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