JUMP IN ~ Lilly Foley, six, watches as David Debow, three, jumps from the top of the ladder into the swimming pool at the home of their grandparents, Billy and June Bonner, in Walnut Ridge. This week's summer heat has area residents of all ages looking for ways to stay cool.
TD Photo ~ Gretchen Hunt
An Imboden man remains in custody in the Lawernce County Jail after being charged with first-degree murder. continued...
Filings end for
Hoxie School has only race
The filing period for school board elections ended at noon Friday, with only one race in the county and with incumbents filing for all open board positions.
Dry is new Portia mayor
Sue Dry has been appointed as mayor of Portia, filling a vacancy left by the resignation of Dale Freeman last month. Dry, a life-long resident of Portia, accepted the position at the July 15 city council meeting and was sworn into office by Justice of the Peace Craig Stone who was in attendance.
Crum competes for title,
earns scholarship money
After an exhilarating and exhausting eight days in Hot Springs competing for the coveted title of Miss Arkansas, Hollyann Crum is home again with lots of wonderful memories and new friendships.
Trip to Paris is dream come true
About a year ago, my parents told me that as a graduation gift they would treat me to the destination of my choice. The only requirements were that the trip had to be semi-educational and that I would have to research and help plan the trip.