February 13, 2008 Edition

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Walnut Ridge Aldermen Michael "Button" Wallin (from left) and Johnnie Fears visit with WRFD Chief Alan Haskins and Mayor Michelle Rogers about the addition of a ladder truck to the WRFD's fleet of trucks.
TD Photo ~ Gretchen Hunt

New truck asset for WRFD

A 100-foot platform ladder truck may be an unlikely addition to a small-town fire department, but it is a welcome and appreciated one at the WRFD.

Walnut Ridge Fire Chief Alan Haskins said at a cost of $850,000 brand new ladder trucks are a luxury that most departments cannot afford. That's why when the department learned about a used truck that was expected to go reasonably it was decided to begin the bidding process.

Justices discuss sign placement

Justices discussed the placement of campaign signs during the Quorum Court's regular meeting on Monday evening.

Evans seeks re-election

Michelle Evans will be seeking a second term as the Lawrence County circuit clerk. She is completing her first term, which she was elected to in 2006.

Ravenden resident
dies after accident

A Ravenden man died Thursday evening of injuries received after he was struck by a vehicle while walking north in the northbound lane of Highway 90 approximately a half mile north of U.S. 63.

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