News Analysis: Progress or not?The push is on for renewal of the Mississippi County half-cent sales tax, known locally as the economic development sales tax, and as with all things community, opinions are wildly varied across the...
Early voting in Manila location changedManila area early voting for the extention of the economic development tax will begin Tuesday, Aug. 3, at the Depot Center, 105 Dewey, in Manila. Voting was originally planned to take place at the...
- Early voting starts Aug. 3 (7/31/21)
- Mayor’s Covid briefings return (7/31/21)
- QC green lights several measures (7/31/21)
- Blytheville School Board plans special meeting for process of selecting superintendent, roof repair (7/31/21)
- BPS is Model PLC School (7/31/21)
- Former landfill director gets probation (7/30/21)
- 11 vie for Blytheville superintendent (7/28/21)
- Blytheville won’t mandate masks (7/28/21)
- Leachville board hears sales tax report (7/28/21)
- Monette mulls how to use ARPA funding (7/28/21)
Melinda Guard CarterMelinda Guard Carter passed away peacefully at her home in Dallas, Texas, on Sunday, July 25, 2021, at the age of 71. Melinda has been happily reunited with her beloved husband Norman James “Jamie”...
Rebecca Ann FloydRebecca Ann Floyd, 46, of Trumann,, died July 28, 2021, at NEA Hospital in Jonesboro. She was a caregiver, homemaker, of the Pentecostal faith, enjoyed spending time with her family, taking care of...
Della Maxine PrattDella Maxine Pratt, 98, of Wilson, died July 27, 2021, at West Tennessee Healthcare in Dyersburg, Tenn. She was a member of Bear Creek First Baptist Church in Bear Creek, Ala. Ms. Pratt was born...
Rev. Mary Alice MillerRev. Mary Alice Miller, 80, of Osceola, died July 24, 2021, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. She was a member of St. Mark A.M.E. Church in Osceola and a retired minister. Ms. Miller was...
Gail DavisGail Davis, 83, of Blytheville, passed away Sunday, July 25, 2021, at Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Born to Eddie and Evelyn Ledbetter Rhodes, Gail was a lifelong resident of...
Lona Isabelle Julian CronkLona Isabelle Julian Cronk, 95, of Southaven, Miss., formerly of Blytheville, passed away Saturday, July 24, 2021, Desoto Healthcare Center in Southaven. Lona was born in Grayridge, Mo., to the late...
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