Council approves purchase of vehicle for mayorThe Blytheville City Council voted Tuesday evening to purchase a 2017 Ford Expedition 4x2 XLT to replace the 2007 Chevrolet Suburban that the Mayor’s Office is currently assigned. The Expedition will...
Robert Lee “Pee Wee” ThomasMr. Robert Lee “Pee Wee” Thomas was born June 28, 1943 to John Burks and Ruth Thomas. He was a retired detailer for Littrell Ford and was of the Pentecostal faith. Mr. Thomas passed away on October...
- Homicide investigation underway after fatal shooting at the 'Blue Building' (10/17/17)
- 3.7 earthquake near Manila (10/15/17)
- Accidental shooting injures juvenile (10/14/17)
- Cook steps down from Armorel School Board (10/14/17)
- GREDF discusses Section 8 housing codes (10/14/17)
- BBSB to continue control of Sportsplex programs (10/14/17)
- Gosnell mulls stopping trash service (10/14/17)
- County may change insurance plan (10/14/17)
- Board gives road work the green light (10/14/17)
- Leaders mourn loss of County Collector (10/13/17)
- Pirates cruise past league foe HighlandGOSNELL— The Gosnell Pirates continued their winning ways, Friday night, defeating Highland, 41-21. It was Gosnell’s fourth straight win and 13th consecutive conference victory. The last five minutes of the game took more than 30 minutes as penalties plagued the Pirates and led to senior quarterback Brandon Partee’s ejection...
Charles Edward “Catfish” WilliamsMr. Charles Edward “Catfish” Williams, 85, of Blytheville passed away Sunday, October 15, 2017 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Born September 28, 1932, he is the son of the late...
Rhonda Gail LucasMs. Rhonda Gail Lucas, 50, of West Point, Mississippi passed away Sunday, October 15, 2017 at North Mississippi Medical Center in West Point, Mississippi. Born in Osceola to James and Dian Lucas,...
Jerry Lee SneadMr. Jerry Lee Snead was born March 21, 1952 in Blytheville to McKinley Murlee Snead, Sr and Savannah Clark Snead. He was an Army Veteran of the Vietnam War, after serving his term he enlisted in the...
James PhillipsMr. James Phillips, age 43, passed away at 3 p.m. on October 11, 2017, at the Great River Medical Center in Blytheville. James was a Navy veteran and the son of the late Larry Phillips, Sr. and Emma...
Bettye Mac Wilmoth WebbMrs. Bettye Mac Wilmoth Webb, 83, died Saturday, October 14, 2017 at her residence in the Tater Hills Community of Lee County, Mississippi after an extended illness. Bettye was born on June 23, 1934...
Dewayne Turner, IIMr. Dewayne Turner, II, was born June 14, 1989 in Blytheville to Dewayne Turner, Sr and Tina McKinney Morrison. He was a tattoo artist and a lifetime resident of Blytheville. Mr. Turner passed away...
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- Police round up unusual suspect: young bull on soccer field
- Oops! Actor Bill Pullman accepts, then breaks film award
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