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Melvin "Tex" Chailland

Melvin Tex Rance Chailland, 69, of Poplar Bluff, passed away Saturday, September 16, 2017 at his residence. Mel was born February 20, 1948 to Seeward and Georgia (McClain) Chailland in Kennett. He graduated from Doniphan High School in 1966 and later received his degree from Troy State in Business a

THE DAILY DUNKLIN DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-21 05:00:00

Fall 2017 Legacy Scholarship awarded

The Leave a Legacy Scholarship was founded by the May 2015 Practical Nursing class with the goal of helping future nursing students. The class saw the financial hardship PN students faced during the last semester of the nursing program. The scholarship was founded to help students pay for NCLEXPN ex

CLAYCOUNTYLIVING.COM - 2017-09-20 19:49:28

Harps' CEO discusses hopes for Corning 10Box Store

Corning residents have eight weeks until their new 10Box Cost Plus store is opening in the former Harps location in Huddle Plaza. "The store will be closed October 16 until it's opening on November 8", said Kim Eskew, Harps' Chief Officer. Eskew articulated that he realizes the current store is the

CLAYCOUNTYLIVING.COM - 2017-09-20 19:57:08

County Judge swears in two new justices on Quorum Court

The Randolph County Quorum Court welcomed two new Justices appointed by Gov. Asa Hutchinson earlier that afternoon in its meeting Sept. 14. Elby Lambert, who will complete the term of Bill Harper in District 3 and Jim Milam, who was appointed to complete the term of Steve Fernimen District 6 were sw

STARHERALDNEWS.COM - 2017-09-20 18:37:11

Junior Redskins roll past Westside

JONESBORO- The Junior Redskins continue to show their strength and talent this year and easily had their way with the Westside Junior Warriors Thursday night, September 14, by nearly shutting them 34-6. The Junior `Skins, this year as well as last, have a rock-solid, "we're-coming-at-you," defense w

STARHERALDNEWS.COM - 2017-09-20 18:23:16

Construction progresses on Black River Bridge

The new Black River Bridge in Pocahontas is progressing in construction as the project has been ongoing for a while. Brad Smithee, the district engineer with the Arkansas Department of Transportation, said this project is now at a point where they can start installing piers to the bridge. That requi

KAIT 8 - 2017-09-20 03:32:23

More debris, less salt in Galveston Bay after Hurricane Harvey

GALVESTON BAY Hurricane Harvey took a huge and remarkable toll on residents, homes and businesses across the county, and left a Galveston Bay that's more debris-filled and less salty. During the flooding, bacteria likely spiked in the bay, bayous and lakes, scientists said. Where scientists have bee

GALVESTON COUNTY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-20 03:30:00

Texas City man gets 15 years for arson

TEXAS CITY A Texas City man was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years in prison for his role in a 2016 arson. Juan Luis Peralez, 50, pleaded guilty Tuesday to a charge of arson after a trial had already begun, Assistant District Attorney Tiffany Alfred said. Texas City police responded Aug. 15, 2016, to a r

GALVESTON COUNTY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-21 03:00:00

Alleged killer pens letter to judge

A man suspected of murdering his girlfriend, her mother and sister was found competent to stand trial and has sent a letter to the judge saying he is innocent. Lawyers for Jesse Dobbs, 21, have filed a motion stating he was suffering from "delusional beliefs," prompting Judge Lonnie Cox of the 56th

BAYTOWN SUN - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Flood victims get few answers at town hall meetings

LEAGUE CITY James Wright's home had flooded four times on Lakeside Drive in League City. The third time it happened, Wright learned he didn't qualify for a federal program to elevate his house because he didn't file claims after the first two floods. The fourth flood came with Hurricane Harvey, and

GALVESTON COUNTY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-21 03:40:00

TCISD Foundation names 2017 Community Recognition Award recipients

The Texas City Independent School District Foundation for the Future has selected the eight inductees for the 2017 Hall of Honor and Legacy Hall, the prestigious programs recognizing outstanding Texas City and La Marque graduates. "The Foundation is pleased to be inducting more accomplished alumni i

GALVESTON COUNTY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-21 05:00:00

Texas City takes lead on recovery coordinating board

TEXAS CITY Texas City commissioners on Wednesday moved forward on a plan to create a coordinating board to manage some of the federal money that comes in for Hurricane Harvey recovery. The board will not manage individual assistance - for example, what homeowners might receive for a personal applica

GALVESTON COUNTY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-21 03:20:00

FEMA frustrations build as displaced await answers

HITCHCOCK Tim Meade doesn't know what to do. It's been three weeks since he filed a claim with the Federal Emergency Management Agency, asking for help with rental payments. After being flooded in, and subsequently rescued from, his Dickinson apartment, he's looking for assistance paying for tempora

GALVESTON COUNTY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-20 03:40:00

10th 'In the Pink of Health' luncheon will be held Oct. 20

The 2017 "In the Pink of Health" luncheon which benefits Project Mammogram and other foundation initiatives is turning out to be a truly memorable one. "Almost 10 years ago, Hurricane Ike hit Galveston just before we were to hold our first 'In the Pink of Health' luncheon," recalled Tim Baker, presi

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-09-20 18:57:00

Tax break was the carrot in conservation district

GALVESTON A five-year tax break for residents in a central Galveston neighborhood will result in an expected loss of $164,000 in city property taxes, according to planning documents. Galveston City Council on Sept. 14 designated the Cedar Lawn neighborhood a conservation district, placing certain re

GALVESTON COUNTY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-20 15:50:00

Barone interim dean of school of nursing

Nancy Barone has been appointed interim dean of the School of Nursing, effective Oct. 2. Barone most recently was interim associate dean for clinical affairs at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine. She previously was vice president and chief operating officer for the Univers

GALVESTON COUNTY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-20 03:00:00

In Harvey, some women delivered babies early

Astrid Mendoza holds her daughter, Hannah, who was born during Hurricane Harvey, on Sept. 5, 2017. Mendoza went into labor during Hurricane Harvey and was transported with a boat and an ambulance through floodwaters to get to the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. Dr. Olugbenga Ojo, ch

GALVESTON COUNTY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 03:15:00

Ike Dike is an impractical and expensive dream

I disagree with the calls of Bill Sergeant and others for rapid investment in the "Ike Dike." That system may protect against storm surge, which ruined Galveston when Ike hit. But Harvey was a different kind of storm, and possibly a harbinger of more such events. Storm surge from Harvey was minimal.

GALVESTON COUNTY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 03:00:00

Victoria's Secret fire mishap and falling windmills

A woman is suing Victoria's Secret in federal court, asserting the company didn't do enough to warn her about its products being flammable. Samantha Burke filed the lawsuit against Victoria's Secret Stores, Victoria's Secret Stores Brand Management and Victoria's Secret Direct Brand Management in th

GALVESTON COUNTY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 03:00:00

List of school districts with deficit budgets grows

Dickinson and Hitchcock public school trustees joined the list of those across Galveston County forced to adopt deficit budgets as they struggle with myriad issues. Trustees at Dickinson Independent School District called an emergency meeting, shortly after Hurricane Harvey dumped more than 50 inche

GALVESTON COUNTY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-20 03:50:00