Upward Bound students recognized

August 5, 2008 Several area high school students were recently recognized for completing the 2008 Upward Bound Math-Science Summer Session at Lyon College.

Family & Friends Briefs

August 5, 2008 Bargains offered on Highway 64 BEEBE - The ninth annual Bargains Galore on 64 will be Thursday through Saturday.


August 5, 2008 Carter Timothy Boles

Area Briefs

August 5, 2008 Missouri man arrested on felony meth charges

House passes rule blocking Dobbins’ return

August 5, 2008 "The constituents of District 39 deserve the opportunity to select who would represent them. These constituents have the intelligence and they should have the free will to do this.

Desha man dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound

August 5, 2008 A man who told his doctor Monday he just wanted to go home, and not be admitted to a hospital, was found at home with a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head, according to Sgt.

Purse holds ‘ice’

August 5, 2008 Suspected of placing over two dozen items in her purse in an alleged attempt to shoplift from Wal-Mart, an Oxford woman was arrested on drug charges Friday night.

Spain trip enlightens graduate

August 5, 2008 When recent Arkansas State University graduate Tressa Lumpkin returned from a month in Spain, she came back hungry to learn about different cultures and countries.