May 16, 2007 Edition

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A firefighter works to get flames under control at an abandoned house at 1607 Southwest Broad Street in Hoxie. The fire was reported on Thursday at approximately 2:22 a.m. It is believed the fire may have been set as the house had already burned twice before and had no power or gas connected. Additional images can be seen on the photo pages at
Submitted Photo ~ Robert Warden

Cole speaks
to justices

Bob Cole, proprietor of Cole Furniture, spoke to justices at the Quorum Court meeting on Monday afternoon about renting the Hutcherson building.

Council discusses
WR dog problem

Walnut Ridge City Councilmen discussed the need for a full-time dogcatcher, equipment needed to mop out ditches to improve drainage and whether to use city helicopters or buy an airplane to spray for mosquitoes this summer at their May 8 meeting.

Container law discussed
at city council meeting

A container law that was passed in March of 2006 was discussed at the Hoxie City Council meeting Thursday night. continued...

WR adds parking
places for disabled

Those with disabilities will now have an easier time negotiating in downtown Walnut Ridge thanks to new reserved spots designated by the city. continued...

WR man dies in accident

A two-vehicle accident on May 9 resulted in the death of a Walnut Ridge man, according to Cpl. R.T. Riggs of the Walnut Ridge Police Department. continued...

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