Proposed city budget has several changesMayor James Sanders’ proposed 2018 budget has quite a few large changes from last year’s budget, including the new justice center, the elimination of the city’s past excise tax payments, the...
Blytheville Public Works Thanksgiving Week Sanitation ScheduleThe following is the Blytheville Public Works sanitation schedule for Thanksgiving week. — Monday, Nov. 20: Pick up Monday’s and Tuesday’s route — Tuesday, Nov. 21: Pick up Wednesday route —...
- 1,200 food bags going to those in need (11/18/17)
- County incentivizes 14 new jobs (11/18/17)
- Armorel teachers given bonuses (11/18/17)
- Correnti to be inducted into Hall of Fame (11/17/17)
- Blytheville Police Reports (11/17/17)
- GOP feud spills over into Missco (11/15/17)
- Sold out crowd at GOP event (11/15/17)
- City board hears grievances (11/15/17)
- School board meets (11/15/17)
- Mayor releases proposed budget (11/14/17)
- Red-hot Pirates cruise into quarterfinalsGOSNELL— At the beginning of the season, Gosnell Pirates head coach Brandon Barbaree had a goal of returning to the Class 4A quarterfinals. His red-hot Pirates accomplished that goal in convincing fashion, Friday night, as they cruised into the state quarterfinals with a 35-7 win over the Heber Springs Panthers at J.W. Rea Stadium...
Juanita AldridgeMrs. Juanita Aldridge was born May 2, 1933 to the late Emanuel Dexter and Martha Mattie Dukes-Dexter in Pine Bluff. She departed this life on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Pines Rehab and HCC in...
Clay Junior BrattonMr. Clay Junior Bratton, 70, of Marked Tree, passed away November 18, 2017 in Little Rock. He was born September 1, 1947 to Clay Cletus and Charity Frazier Bratton in Savannah, Tennessee. He was a...
Jacqueline Jean HaleyMrs. Jacqueline Jean Williams was born December 20, 1951 to Johnny and Carye Williams in Parkin, Arkansas. She was the third of six children. At the age of two she moved to Blytheville with her...
Alice Faye LovinsMs. Alice Faye Lovins, 70, of Blytheville, passed away Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced...
Walter Franklin Ashby, Jr.Mr. Walter Franklin Ashby, Jr. was born December 19, 1954 in Blytheville to Joann Wilder Johnson and the late Walter Ashby, Sr. He was a crain operator for Nucor. Mr. Ashby passed away at his home in...
Jackie Dale “Santa Claus” CarrMr. Jackie Dale “Santa Claus” Carr was born September 2, 1954 to Nora Bately Carr and the late Wilburn Carr. He was a retired electrician, volunteered at a food panty and played Santa Claus. Mr. Carr...
- Town moves man's loudspeaker broadcast of taps to local park
- Turkeys thriving, causing ruckus in San Francisco suburbs
- Scooby the camel returned to Ohio owners after getting loose
- 100 full moons: Blazing fireball lights up Arctic sky
- Navy grounds air crew that made vulgar drawing in sky
- 'Cone Weed' gets Christmas makeover in North Carolina town
- Lawsuit: Couple detained after hibiscus mistaken for pot