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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

Jingle Bells and Pig Tails Toy Drive begins

The Campbell Fire Department is asking the community to come together in helping them prepare for the upcoming holiday seasons. The Jingle Bells/Pig Tails Community Toy Drive will be held at the Community Center in Campbell. The toy drive will begin at 6 p.m. October 28, with special guest and a mus

THE DAILY DUNKLIN DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-23 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

Mary Helen (Scurlock) Schumacher

Mary (Scurlock) Schumacher Mary Helen (Scurlock) Schumacher was born December 6, 1927, in Piggott, Ark., where she was raised by her parents Edward and Helen Scurlock. She is the last of the Scurlock children to return to Piggott and is pre deceased by her brother Vance and two sisters Dorothy Crane

CCTIMESDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-09-22 05:00:00

Lake Side Market Event Scheduled

Organizers are hoping to begin a new annual tradition in October, as they are set to stage a festival-type event at Heritage Park in Piggott. Dubbed the Lake Side Market, the event is slated for 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 7. The idea for this festival was brain child of a group of people, in

CCTIMESDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-09-21 05:00:00

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

UAM seminar to discuss writing business plans

How to write a business plan is the subject of a seminar from 10 a.m. to 12 noon Thursday, Sept. 28, at the University of Arkansas at Monticello. The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center will present the seminar in the House Room of the John F. Gibson University Center. The semi

PINE BLUFF COMMERCIAL - 2017-09-22 17:47:11

Hilter comments by alt-right N.J. professor draw scrutiny

NEWARK -- A New Jersey university is reviewing a video interview in which one of its professors apparently espouses on the merits of a future where concentration camps will return to Europe, and Adolf Hitler will appear on the currency and be considered a "great European leader." The New Jersey Inst

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 19:54:42

Active terrier mix loves to swim

SAYREVILLE -- Robby is an American Staffordshire terrier mix about 11/2 years old in the care of Sammy's Hope. Volunteers note he loves to swim and fetch sticks and describe him as "a gem of a boy." He needs home with active owners who will be sure he gets plenty of exercise; Robby has been neutered

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 12:00:00

Person trapped after rollover wreck on Route 33 North

A person was trapped in a overturned vehicle just before 9:30 a.m. on Route 33 North in Bushkill Township, authorities say. The crash was at mile marker 13.4, a Northampton County emergency dispatch supervisor confirmed. It wasn't immediately clear if the person was injured. Tony Rhodin may be reach

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 13:49:58

Dauphin County to sue pharmaceutical companies for role in opioid crisis

Dauphin County is about to join the growing ranks of jurisdictions holding drug manufacturers accountable in court for their role in the opioid crisis. In the wake of a record 85 opioid-related deaths last year in Dauphin County, Commissioners Jeff Haste, Mike Pries and George P. Hartwick, III on Mo

PENNLIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 19:39:33

Zuckerberg says Facebook won't issue new class of stock

NEW YORK (AP) - Mark Zuckerberg says the company is withdrawing plans to create a new class of stock that would have let the him keep tight reins on the company even as he sold down his stake to fund his philanthropy. A shareholder class-action trial over the stock reclassification in Delaware was t

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2017-09-22 21:06:34

Suspended ESU football player convicted

EAST STROUDSBURG - A suspended East Stroudsburg University football player is awaiting sentencing after being convicted of harassing a fellow ESU student, burglarizing the student's residence and giving the student an injury later requiring emergency surgery. After a two-day jury trial this week, Ma

POCONO RECORD - 2017-09-22 21:46:48

Funeral director allegedly showed people corpse photos to 'gross them out'

A funeral director at an East Stroudsburg funeral home was arrested Friday for allegedly sharing photos she'd taken of corpses, and for allegedly selling marijuana. Angeliegha Stewart (Courtesy photo | For lehighvalleylive.com) Angeliegha Stewart, 27, of East Stroudsburg, works at Lanterman & Allen

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 21:37:01

Funeral home director took photos of the dead, showed them to people to 'gross them out' police allege

The funeral director of an East Stroudsburg funeral home allegedly took photos of the dead and then showed them to her friends and family to "gross them out," the Monroe County district attorney's office said Friday. Angeliegha M. Stewart, 27, of East Stroudsburg was arrested Friday at Lanterman & A

ALLENTOWN MORNING CALL - 2017-09-22 20:40:00

Former ESU linebacker convicted of breaking student's jaw, bragging about it on Snapchat

A Monroe County jury convicted a former East Stroudsburg University linebacker who went on a drunken frenzy in February where he broke into a dorm room, fractured a student's jaw with a punch and then bragged and laughed about the assault on Snapchat videos. Marquis N. Brownlee, 23, of Scranton, was

ALLENTOWN MORNING CALL - 2017-09-22 18:40:00

Officer injured after patrol car hits telephone pole

NEWTON -- A Newton police officer was hospitalized after his patrol car struck a telephone pole on High Street Friday morning, police said. According to Chief Michael Richards, Newton police received a call shortly after 11 a.m. from passersby that a police car had crashed in front of Barn Hill Ca

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-22 20:40:00

Fungus infestation closes Hackettstown school

Retired Parsippany Capt. James Carifi tells jury he was retaliated against by a job transfer and lost overtime opportunities when he reported department wrongdoing. A New Jersey elementary school building has been forced to close due to a fungus infestation. Students at Willow Grove Elementary Sch

DAILY RECORD - 2017-09-22 16:09:04

Fungus cleanup will keep Hackettstown school closed 1 month

It will take approximately four weeks to clean up fungus found at a Hackettstown elementary school, the district announced Thursday evening. In the meantime, grade levels from Willow Grove Elementary School will be split among other schools in Hackettstown and Great Meadows, according to the notice

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 13:29:49

Kittatinny shuts down Newton, 3-0

HAMPTON -- Kelly Insalaco netted a hat trick for Kittatinny as it defeated Newton, 3-0, at home on Friday afternoon. Insalaco added to a one-goal halftime lead with two goals to put the game away. Olivia Redden, Ally Benziger and Mackenzie Utter finished with one assist each in the victory. Nata

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-23 07:01:00