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Amos Williams

Mar 25th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Amos Williams, 77, of McRae, Arkansas, was born February 4, 1933, at England Arkansas, to Charley O. and Bertha (Kirtley) Williams, and he died March 21, 2010, at Searcy, Arkansas.  On December 20, 1975, he married Anna Jean (Clare) Williams who survives.  Amos Williams was a man that loved life and the people he [...]

What’s Left?

Mar 25th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

A week or so ago - or maybe a month - I lose track of time, I wrote about the school lunches for Paris school children. That’s Paris, France - not Paris, Arkansas. If you read that column it stated that in Paris, school children were served a five course lunch and the students have [...]

Kenneth Pangborn

Mar 18th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Kenneth Pangborn, 81, of Beebe, Arkansas, died Wednesday, March 10, 2010.  He was a retired truck driver.  He was a member of Beebe First Presbyterian Church, and also attended Harrison Chapel Baptist Church.  Ken was a volunteer at the Beebe Christian Outreach Center.
He is survived by his wife, Arlene Pangborn of Beebe and many friends [...]

Alice Ann Beard

Mar 18th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Alice Ann Beard 59 of Little Rock passed away on the morning of Thursday March 11, 2010. Alice was preceded in death by her mother Anna Bell Adams and her son Brent Eric Beard.
She is survived by her Father Elmo Adams and Step-Mother Sue Adams of West Memphis, Ar, her husband Hal Beard of Little [...]

What’s Left?

Mar 18th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Lucy Ann McCulloch of Dallas and Christopher James Semple of Dallas were united in marriage March 13, 2010, at half past five in the evening in the Stone Chapel at Matt Lane Farm in Fayetteville, Arkansas.  Douglas Day officiated.  Pianist and vocalist, Emily Knight, and trumpeter, Keith Woods, provided music.  A reception followed at The [...]

William B. Manasco

Mar 11th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

William B. Manasco, 85 of Searcy, went to his Heavenly home on Thursday, March 4, 2010.  He was born July 31, 1924 in Beebe, Arkansas to the late Marvin Cleo and Eva Price Manasco.  A carpenter by trade, he followed the footsteps on Jesus as a charter member of Temple Baptist Church in Searcy, [...]

Johnny Wayne Redding, Sr.

Mar 11th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Johnny Wayne Redding, Sr., of Beebe, Arkansas, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, March 4, 2010.  He is survived by his wife, Pamela Redding; three sons, David, Johnny, Jr. and Shane Arron; three stepchildren, Angela Nell, Jason and Levi Weeks, all of Beebe; fourteen grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; many brothers and sisters and a host [...]

Gary Ryan Hefner

Mar 11th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Gary Ryan Hefner was born January 12, 1951 to Bill and Barbara (Quattlebaum) Hefner, and he went to be with the Lord on March 6, 2010 after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Gary was a 1969 graduate of Beebe High School and joined the Air Force after attending college at ASU-Beebe, serving his country [...]

What’s Left?

Mar 11th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

I was reading an article in Time magazine the other day and it was talking about the French school lunch program. It said that in France, in particular Paris, the public school children have a five course lunch served to them each day and then, according to what they had for lunch, the school even [...]

What’s Left?

Mar 4th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Well, the Olympics have come and gone and I’ve missed the variety of events on television each night. It was fun to watch but there is always a let down when it’s over.  I wonder what it would feel like if you were one of the athletes.  They are probably so tired that they are [...]