39TH BRIGADE HONORED
Spc. Josh Gray of Walnut Ridge and his wife, Raquel, look at items on display at the Walnut Ridge Army Flying School Museum following a dedication ceremony on Monday. As the 39th Brigade prepares for their second deployment to Iraq, a monument was placed at the museum on Tuesday in honor of the first tour.
TD Photo ~ Amber Adams
Many local businesses, along with government offices, banks and post offices, will be closed for the Christmas holiday.
The Walnut Ridge City Council approved a budget for 2008 and voted to give city employees a raise at their Dec. 11 meeting in the new Walnut Ridge Fire Station.
People giving monetary donations to Shepherd Care during the month of December will have a chance to have that donation matched. The Kiwanis Club of Walnut Ridge has agreed to donate up to $1,000 to Shepherd Care to match any gifts made to the clothing ministry this month.