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Oates family is district farm family winner

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									 WEDNESDAY, July 13, 2011 — NO. 34                                                   ATKINS (POPE COUNTY) ARKANSAS 72823                                             ONE HUNDRED AND sixteenth YEAR


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                                                                                                                                                         Body found on SR 247,
                                                                                                                                                         identified as Doug Price
                                                                                                                                                             A man’s body was found in a           Duvall said the body had
                                                                                                                                                         vehicle in the 1300 block of State     been sent to the state crime lab
   for your     information                                                                                                                              Highway 247 east of SR 7 Tuesday       for positive identification and
                                                                                                                                                         afternoon, July 5.                     he declined to provide the ID.
                                                                                                                                                             The man has been identified        Duvall said that no foul play
                                                                                                                                                         as Doug Price, 43, of Pottsville, by   was suspected, and the family
                                                                                                                                                         relatives, and an obituary appears     told reporters that he had been
                                                                                                                                                         in this week’s paper. The vehicle      in a single-car accident.
                                                                                                                                                         was in a wooded area not easily           Funeral services are being
                                                                                                                                                         seen from the highway and the          handled by Humphrey Funeral
                                                                                                                                                         body had been there about three        Service. He was a 1986 graduate
Please observe                                                                                                                                           days, Sheriff Aaron Duvall said.       of Russellville High School.

burn ban
 Due to the extreme                                                                                                                                      Quorum court looks
    dry conditions,
 Pope County Judge
 Jim Ed Gibson has
                                                                                                                                                         at county noise law
                                                                                                                                                         By Beckie Tyson                        county employees from visiting
  issued a burn ban                                                                                                                                          The Pope County Quorum             social networking on county
 for Pope County as                  Judges meet with Oates family – Three judges in the Arkansas State Farm Family competition met
                                                                                                                                                         Court discussed the need for a         time for personal use.
                                                                                                                                                         noise ordinance at its meeting             Donna Wall, county trea-
       of July 8.                    with the Leslie Oates family Monday morning in the Oates kitchen before going out to survey the farming             Thursday, July 7.                      surer, reported on research she
                                     operation. Pictured (from left) are: Leslie Oates, Carson, Gene Martin of Farm Bureau, Patrick Breeding, a
PeeWee football                      retiree, and Donette Stump of Arkansas Beef Council, Melissa Oates, Brett Oates and Garrett Oates.
                                                                                                                                                             Justice Kim Virden brought
                                                                                                                                                         the matter up in response to a
                                                                                                                                                                                                had done about election workers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                Her information stated that elec-
signups
                                     Oates family is district
                                                                                                                                                         constituent’s complaint about          tion workers are employees. The
                                                                                                                                                         loud truck noises on the highway       question related to an ordinance
                                                                                                                                                         near his home. Engine brakes,          amendment that required
    Atkins PeeWee Football will
                                                                                                                                                         called jake brakes, make a loud        county officials to post all job
hold signups for grades 3-6 on



                                     farm family winner
                                                                                                                                                         noise when applied and are not         vacancies to the Workforce
Saturday, July 16, from 9 to
                                                                                                                                                         always necessary.                      Services Department after 48
11 a.m. at the football practice
                                                                                                                                                             County Judge Jim Ed Gibson         hours. The ordinance before the
field. All players need to bring
                                                                                                                                                         said he was not sure the county        court changes the word “will” to
a copy of their birth certificate.
                                                                                                                                                         could pass a noise ordinance.          “shall” in the personnel policies.
For more information contact
                                                                                                                                                         County Sheriff Aaron Duvall            Justices wondered if that applied
Brian Harrison at 264-7010.             The Leslie Oates family, the       competition.                              The other counties in the           said his officers can verify loud      to election workers.
Get military ID                      2011 Farm Family of the Year in
                                     Pope County have been named
                                                                              He said the Oates operation
                                                                           probably won because of the
                                                                                                                 western district, besides Pope,
                                                                                                                 are Polk, Logan, Yell, Montgom-
                                                                                                                                                         music complaints but officers
                                                                                                                                                         would have difficulty verifying
                                                                                                                                                                                                    The court also
                                                                                                                                                                                                     • appropriated $3,000 to the
registered                           the district farm family.
                                        They competed in the West-
                                                                           diversity of their operation,
                                                                           which includes hay, cattle,
                                                                                                                 ery, Conway, Faulkner, Perry
                                                                                                                 and Scott.
                                                                                                                                                         a loud truck complaint. Virden
                                                                                                                                                         said the person complaining is
                                                                                                                                                                                                Rural Fire Association to buy
                                                                                                                                                                                                a specialized truck that will be
    Veteran and/or relative of       ern District, of eight districts,     wheat and row crops, includ-              The judges for the state            a day sleeper and said the jake        shared by all rural fire department.
one, if you have a military ID       including eight to 10 counties        ing soybeans. They are also           farm family were at Pottsville          brakes are not necessary on the            • appropriated $8,685.51 to
card that allows you to go on        each. They are now eligible for       involved in community affairs,        Monday. They are Gene Martin            stretch of road near his home.         the sheriff’s office to pay accrued
bases, the next time you go          state farm family of the year,        with Leslie serving on the            of Farm Bureau, Donette Stump               Virden asked the JPs to call       sick time and vacation pay for an
to the base your card will be        and judges were at the Oats           Pottsville City Council as well       of the cattlemen’s association          him this month with thoughts           employee who is retiring.
put through a scanner to see         farm Monday to determine their        as being an elder in the church.      and Patrick Breeding, a retiree.        about an ordinance and sug-                • appropriated $8.21 from the
if you are registered. If you        qualifications for the state honor.   Melissa Oats is comptroller for           The judges toured the Oates         gested the court look at the           grant fund to complete a grant
are not in the system, you can          Phil Sims, Pope County             POM Inc., parking meter manu-         farm, including the bermuda             unnecessary use of jake brakes,        for the health department.
register at that time. You have      extension agent, said no local        facturers, in Russellville, where     hay fields, wheat and soybean           and if a law could be passed.              Justices Shirley Chism, Tom
until September 2011 to get it       committee members can                 she is in charge of all account-      crops in the Arkansas River                 In other business the court        McMillen and Mary Metz-Blalock
registered. All must have their      remember a Pope County                ing operations. She is also           bottom, and the cattle herd             passed an ordinance prohibiting        were absent.
cards registered, active, retired,   family’s winning a district           involved in church activities.        behind the house in Pottsville.
does not matter. It is global,

                                     Hector School Board denies
or you will not be allowed on
any military base/post. This
is a requirement that began
recently.
Keepsake article                     transfer, acts on personnel
    Several people have asked for    By Van A. Tyson                       head softball coach and Jim
“keepsakes” from the old high            The Hector School Board           Simmons as assistant coach;


                                                                                                                 Pharmacy proposed beside
school. Among the keepsakes          denied a transfer request and            • appointing Stacy Taylor
suggested were bricks from the       took several personnel actions        elementary parent involvement
building. The demolition con-        at its monthly meeting Monday         coordinator;
                                     night.                                   • appointing Susan Owens


                                                                                                                 Atkins Millard-Henry clinic
tractor has agreed to put a pile
of bricks just behind the ball           The transfer request was          mentoring director;
goals near the administration        from a 16-year-old who wanted            • appointing Sherri Palmer a
building. Feel free to take a few    to transfer to Russellville to        cafeteria worker;
if you wish. For safety reasons,     prepare to be a marine biolo-            • appointing Carol Killins as
we ask that people not walk          gist. Superintendent Walt             driver of the vo-tech bus;            By Van A. Tyson                         cial, allowing for a pharmacy.         tion at 1106 Ave. Four SE, $3,500;
onto the demolition site.            Davis recommended against                • authorizing Davis to make            Rob Harkness, owner of              Harkness would still need to get a        • Jean Fryer, storage and
                                     it, saying Hector can provide         an offer to a replacement Eng-        Atkins Family Pharmacy, told            building permit approved to start      garage, 804 NW Second St.,
                                     needed science classes and that       lish teacher from applicants.         the Atkins Planning Commission          construction.                          $9,500;
                                     he would confer with the Rus-            In other action the board:         last week that he hopes to build a         He said he might have a physi-         • Jean Fryer, carport, also at
                                     sellville superintendent about           • approved a proposed              pharmacy north of the Millard-          cal therapy center attached, but       804 NW Second St., $2,000;
                                     letting the student take a course     budget for 2012-13 (year              Henry Clinic on Highway 105             that was not certain.                     • Jim McNutt, storage build-
                                     specifically in marine biology        after next) including spend-          North.                                     The property is owned by Dr.        ing, 701 SE Sixth Place, $4,500.
                                     while staying at Hector.              ing of $4,965,000, including              Harkness was checking to see        Chris Horan of the clinic.                All board members were
                                         Davis, presiding over his         $2,800,000 for salaries.              if he needed the property beside           The commission accepted two         present, including Charles
                                     first regular board meeting as           • award a bread contract to        the clinic needed to be rezoned,        permits at its monthly meeting         Baker, chairman, Kathleen
                                     superintendent, recommended           Hostess and milk contract to          and was told by Charles Baker,          Tuesday night, July 5. The per-        Napier, vice chairman; Janis
                                     the following personnel actions,      Hiland, the only bidders;             commission chairman, that it            mits were to:                          Davis, secretary, Chris Martin,
                                     all approved on unanimous 5-0            • approved a high school           was already zoned C-2 commer-              • Patti Childress, for an addi-     and Elmo Bizzell.
                                     votes, after and hour and five-       handbook that reduced unex-


                                                                                                                 Atkins board hears from K-8
                                     minute executive session:             cused absences from 8 to 6
           inSiDe                        • accepting the resignation       days;
                                     of Lori Houghton as English              • approved an elementary

    Calendar                         teacher, so she can become a
                                     high school counselor at Atkins;
                                         • appointing Jordan Price,
                                                                           handbook;
                                                                              • scheduled the next regular
                                                                           board meeting for 6 p.m. Aug 8.       facility construction company
    Monday, July 18 — Pea Ridge
Fire Department Board, 6 p.m. Pea    the new high school principal,           All board members were
Ridge Fire Station.                  as equity coordinator;                present, including Todd Foun-         By Ginnie Tyson                         present policy leaves several          Section 125 (Cafeteria Plan)
    Tuesday, July 19 — SW Atkins         • appointing Jeff Haralson        tain, president; Carolyn Cook,            The Atkins School Board             coaches performing some duties         provider.
Water User’s Assoc. Annual Meet-     and Gary Simmons co-athletic          vice president; Terry Epperson,       heard a report from Stuart              without receiving compensation.            The board awarded the milk
ing at 7 p.m., Ada’s Bell’s Chapel   directors;                            secretary; Tony Haley and Gary        Schichtl of Nabholz Construc-           Allowing them payment for those        contract for the coming school
Assembly of God                          • appointing Gary Simmons         McDonald.                             tion following the 11-month walk                                               year to Hiland and the bread
    Wednesday, July 20 — Pope
                                     Pottsville hires Van Horn
                                                                                                                 through of the K-8 building. The                                               contract to Hostess.
County Library Board, 4 p.m.,                                                                                    construction company pledges to                                                    The board approved ordering
Atkins Branch.
    Thursday, July 21 — Atkins Li-                                                                               have everything in good working                                                software for high school business
ons Club, noon, First United Meth-
odist Church, visitors welcome-
Guest speaker-Steve Gardner
                                     as construction manager                                                     order on the one-year anniversary
                                                                                                                 of the building project. The list
                                                                                                                 of problems being addressed by
                                                                                                                                                                                                classes from SHI Software to be
                                                                                                                                                                                                paid for by money from a digital
                                                                                                                                                                                                communications grant that has
    Thursday, July 21 — Hector       By Beckie Tyson                       vation of the elementary library.     the contractors and sub-contrac-                                               already funded the purchase of
City Council, 7 p.m., city hall          The Pottsville School Board,          Upkeep done this summer           tors includes things like ill-fitting                                          computers for that class.
    Thursday, July 21 — Ameri-       at a meeting Monday night,            includes resealing and painting       doors, moldings and facings; the                                                   The board accepted the resig-
can Legion and American Legion       approved Van Horn Construction        the high school parking lot and       fire alarm system; the phones,                                                 nation of Cara Jones as elemen-
Auxiliary, 7 p.m., W.J. Matthews     Company as the construction           stripping and re-waxing the floors.   clocks and intercom; fire-door                                                 tary literary coach, a position
Center                               manager for its multipurpose          Dugger also reported the safe         issues; finishes on concrete col-                                              that will not be filled at this time.
                                     athletic building and reviewed        room concrete block walls should
       inside                        the plans, drawn by Jo Minden,
                                     architect. The indoor facility will
                                                                           be up by the end of this week.
                                                                               In personnel matters, the
                                                                                                                 umns; the partition doors in the
                                                                                                                 cafeteria; an automatic opening of      Phil Daniel, new high school
                                                                                                                                                                                                Superintendent Boyce Watkins
                                                                                                                                                                                                said that at this time district is
    The Chronicle                    accommodate physical education        board accepted the resignation of
                                                                                                                 a door in case of a tornado; and a
                                                                                                                 gas regulator.
                                                                                                                                                         principal, at Monday’s meeting.        fully staffed.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Watkins told the board the
Arena.................. 8            classes and all sports. The build-    school nurse Jill Riggs; approved         Coach Craig Pinion repre-                                                  balance of money at the beginning
Church................ 4             ing will have brick halfway up the    a transfer of Jennifer Curry, high    sented the Certified Personnel          duties, he said, would cost the        of July was $2,982,909.21 in the
                                     walls and be metal the rest of the    school business teacher, to the       Policies Committee in recom-            district an additional $15,925 in      operating fund, $63,137.60 in the
Civic................... 1           way.                                  Instructional Technology Direc-                                               stipends. He also pointed out that
                                                                                                                 mending a change in the way                                                    cafeteria fund and $2,095,297.41
               .
Classifieds. ......... 7                 Superintendent Larry Dugger       tor’s post; hired DeSha Nelson,       stipends are given for extra duties.    only one other school in the 3A        in the building fund. Interest
Legals................. 7.           said bringing Van Horn in this        high school business teacher;         The board tabled the matter until       conference (Marshall) caps the         income on the building funds last
Movies..................... 8        early would allow them to work        Becky Smith, school nurse;            next meeting. The issue involves        stipends. Pinion characterized         month was $1,477.58. FEMA
Obituaries.............. 8           with the architect to do “value       and Kenneth White as network          the district’s present policy of        the district’s stipends as generous    funds of $145,656.51 were trans-
                                     engineering” to save money. “The      administrator.                        putting a cap on the number of          but said the coaches would like        ferred into the building fund.
Opinions........... 2,3              community has really pitched in           School board members                                                      to be compensated for the extra
                                                                                                                 stipends a teacher can receive                                                     Paul Wayne Duvall presided
       .
School. .................. 6         to support this building,” he said.   attending were David Potts, Jim       and also a cap on the amount of         duties they are now willingly          in the absence of Philip Haney.
                 .
Service.Dir.. ........ 7                 In other action the board         Huffman, Tracy Taylor and Jerry       money a coach can receive as a          performing without stipends.           Other members present were
Society................ 5            approved a $142,000 bid from          Akin. Board member Clint Hull         stipend ($7,085).                           The board approved renewing        Brian Boyer, Carl Warren and
Sports................... 6          Van Horn Construction for a reno-     was absent.                               Pinion pointed out that the         American Fidelity as the District      Shawn Rooke.
 2•                                                                         THE ATKINS CHRONICLE • WEDNESDAY, JuLY 13, 2011




                                OPINION
                           THE GUM LOG                by Van A. Tyson
                                         law and lamps
    Last week was educational,              About trusts, he said the           nal Aladdin company made.
first about law, especially wills        advantages are, (1) they avoid            Doyle said the Aladdin
and trusts,                              probate and (2) are private,           Company is back in business
and         then                         not required to be filed in the        making lamps in Tennessee.
about lamps,                             courthouse, like wills. The               Peggy demonstrated the
especially                               main disadvantage is that they         tricky nature of lighting the
A l a d d i n                            cost more than wills.                  delicate mantle of an Aladdin
lamps.                                      He also said that there are         lamp.
    The      law                         no estate taxes if the assets at          The Cooks said there will
lesson came                              death are less than $5 million.        be a national Aladdin show in
at         Lions                         Lamps                                  Indianapolis in about a week
Club at noon                                Doyle and Peggy Cook,               and they will take some lamps,
Thursday                                 speaking at the Pope County            from their collection of several
courtesy of                              Historical Association meeting         hundred lamps.
David Eddy. David had spoken             Friday night, began by showing            He said his brother, who
at a previous club meeting about         some flat-wick lamps (coal oil),       originally scoffed at his collec-
hiking and camping rather                noting that they put out a lot         tion, now has about 500.
than law, and volunteered to             less light than Aladdins, which           Their presentation drew a lot
come back to talk about law.             provide as much illumination           of discussion from older mem-
    First, about wills, he said:         as a 60-watt bulb.                     bers of the association, who
    • a will is valid if written in         They showed an assortment           remembered using the lamps in
the person’s own hand;                   of metal and glass lamps. The          their homes. (I remember them
    • if typed or written by             cobalt blue lamps, if origi-           at my grandparents’ house in
someone else, it requires two
witnesses;
    • after death, a person’s
                                         nal, are valuable, as much as
                                         $1,500. If you find one in an
                                         antique store, it is probably a
                                                                                Hopewell.)
                                                                                   Several people gathered
                                                                                around to examine the lamps
                                                                                                                         South of the Border & Over the Hill
property goes to the state only          reproduction, Doyle said.              after the presentation.                                                           By AnnieLaura Jaggers-Grady
if there are no descendents,
which is very rare;
                                            Some of the
                                         interesting designs
                                                                                                                                                              hispanics in the USA
    • the order of succession            they showed were:                                                                  Every time I read or hear                English so we can communi-                        was finally approached by a
if there is no will is children,            • a custard-col-                                                            about someone griping about                  cate with them easily, yet how                    young man who said, “You do
then spouse, then parents,               ored heart-pattern                                                             the cost to our government of                many of us bother to learn                        not speak Spanish, do you? I
then brothers and sisters, then          milky glass;                                                                   medical, education, transpor-                Spanish? One summer I went                        replied that I didn’t. He said,
aunts and uncles, then nieces               • a green-on-                                                               tation, etc. for the Hispanics,              to Churubusco (at the edge of                     “I’ll bet you studied a European
and nephews;                             white milky Vene-                                                              I wish I was where I could                   Mexico City) to study, not the                    language, didn’t you? Many of
    • if a child is disinherited, he     tian;                                                                          remind them of a few facts from              language, but the culture. A                      you from the
or she must still be mentioned              • a ruby red Bee-                                                           our past about our dealing with              group of us living in the same                    states do that
in the will;                             hive lamp, worth                                                               the Mexicans in particular.                  boardinghouse were invited to                     instead of
    • going through probate              about $600;                                                                        What happened at the                     go to the owner’s “country club”                  learning the
limits the period of challenge              • a Del Comina                                                              Alamo? Did we not initiate the               in a vacated Spanish monastery.                   language of
to six months, and it can be             with flowers on a                                                              fight with the Mexicans in the               We were out walking mid-after-                    your neigh-
longer otherwise;                        white background                                                               war in the late 1840s? Did we                noon when we were deluged                         bors south of
    •      regarding      checking       and a gold rim on                                                              not have superior resources?                 with a thunderstorm and pelted                    you.” I had
accounts, “payable on death” is          the bottom, one of                                                             Did we not win that war and                  with hail. We ran into a yard                     to admit that
better than joint ownership              the last the origi-                                                            take one half of their land (the             through an open gate and were                     I had studied
                                                                                                                        rest was rough and mountain-                 invited into the house or under                   German. I
                                 The hisTory Lesson                                                                     ous) and all of their arable
                                                                                                                        land—all of south Texas, New
                                                                                                                                                                     the wide porch where a family
                                                                                                                                                                     gathering was taking place
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       explained to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       him that I had a strong Latin
                                          by Kenneth R. Walker                                                          Mexico, Arizona, and all of                  including people of all ages. (I                  background and, therefore,
                                                                                                                        California? Why should we not                learned that it was a typical                     could sight-read some Spanish,
              words as Embalmed history: nepotism and Suttee                                                            educate them, give them health               Sunday afternoon gathering.)                      but I doubt that he thought that
    Nepotism now means                   edge as an illegitimate child          custom meant the widow would            care, etc.?                                      We were immediately given                     a good excuse.
appointing relatives to political        or mistress was sometimes              cremate herself on the funeral              What group of people is                  a slice of lime and a jigger                           I thoroughly enjoyed that
office. Originally this practice         referred to as a niece, a word         pyre of her dead husband. The           doing the most of our manual                 of tequila and were asked to                      cultural adventure. Further, I
came from priests and others             that also has nepotism as its          word comes from the Hindu               labor on our farms, in our fac-              extend an open palm to be                         learned that their culture which
appointing nephews (from Latin           source.                                word satti (faithful wife). The         tories, and in our households?               salted. We were shown how to                      was directly from Spain was as
nepotism) to gainful employ-                Whether nephew or niece,            system certainly guaranteed             The Mexicans, of course. Are                 drink down the tequila, lick our                  old as ours.
ment. Quite often “nephew” was           the older sponsoring person            that the wife would have no             they capable employees? Most                 palms, and squeeze the lime
a name given to an illegitimate          wanted to be sure the protégé          economic problems in her wid-           of them, yes. Many of them                   juice into our mouths. This                          Annielaura Jaggers-Grady
male child whom a parent in the          was advantageously taken care          owhood. The English made the            are quite intelligent. Ask any               procedure would arm us against                    has published the following
church or aristocracy did not            of economically.                       practice illegal in British India       public-school teacher about the              a cold or pneumonia. It did. I                    books: A Nude Singularity: Lily
want to acknowledge as a son.               Another way of giving               in 1829.                                capabilities of his or her Span-             have enjoyed tequila margaritas                   Peter of Arkansas; Billy Free-
    Similarly, in the female line,       economic security to a relative           Kenneth R. Walker, Ph.D., is         ish students, and you will get an            ever since.                                       man: Florida Keys Sheriff; A
a young woman that an older              (usually a wife) was through the       Professor Emeritus of History           ear full.                                        I stood around the edges of                   Professor’s Unforgettables; and
man did not want to acknowl-             ritual of suttee. In India this        at Arkansas Tech University.                We insist that they learn                the gathering saying little and                   Carl & Me & WWII.

                                 BEyond ThE BElTwAy                                                                     A Trio of Events                                                                               by “Pete Moss”
                                                by Donald Kaul                                                              When I typed this title, it              horse mint and probably many                      and I headed for this road with
                                                                                                                        brought to mind another event                others. It was a joy to drive this road           shovels and pails. The rescue opera-
                                     President Concession                                                               from long ago. There were three
                                                                                                                        munchkins rehearsing for a lip
                                                                                                                                                                     at any time of the growing season.
                                                                                                                                                                          One plant really intrigued me
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       tion was in progress. The blooming
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       period for this plant had already
    I’m starting to worry about          doubts.                                negotiation and total surrender.        sync contest in our front yard. All          when I first saw it several years                 finished for the year and, due to the
Barack Obama.                                I find his unwavering attempts         I’m afraid that Obama and           three of them had managed to                 ago. The only other place I have                  drought, we could only find one,
                           I didn’t      to find bipartisan solutions to        his Democratic colleagues are           stand together on a large, sawed-            seen it was in a native plant nursery             dried up plant – with seeds. This
                       used to worry     controversial problems uplift-         going to cave in to Republican          off hickory stump. (The massive              in Oklahoma. I recognized this                    lone plant is now tucked in beside a
                       about him.        ing and all. Inspiring even. But       demands, thus setting the tone          tree had been hit by lightning once          immediately as a clematis because                 tree where it can climb next season.
                       I thought he      there’s such a thing as carrying       for the next two-and-a-half years.      too often.) We christened the three          of its similarity to C. Texensis,                 Though its top portion was dead, it
                       was the best      moderation too far.                        My idea of a sensible negotia-      of them a “tree-o.”                          something I’d first seen in the                   had a fine set of fleshy roots. We’ve
                       Democrat              Every time he tries to make        tion is for the Democrats to give           (1) There is a local country road        University of Minnesota Landscape                 carefully watered it each day and
                       running in        nice with the Republicans he           in on cuts to the budget and the        that has undergone a few transfor-           Arboretum many, many years ago.                   last Friday evening I discovered a
                       the 2008 pri-     gets hit in the face with a cream      Republicans to let go of the Bush       mations over the years. There are            This one is known by its common                   healthy set of fresh leaves poking
                       maries, and       pie. That’s not leadership; that’s     tax cuts for rich people. That’s        a number of spots along its length           name, leather flower, or its botani-              up from the ground. Whee! Rescue
                       I thought he      masochism.                             pretty much the formula neutral         that have been clear cut. I was              cal name, Clematis pitcheri. The                  successful!!! Needless to say, the area
                       was far supe-         Which, of course, is exactly       observers come up with when             pained at first, wondering what this         species has lavender, vase-shaped                 where we dug it from has now been
                       rior to John      what my progressive friends            they discuss deficit cuts.              would do to the bank full of Christ-         flowers and has been collected from               bladed down to the bare, red clay.
                       McCain in         have been arguing for the past 18          Another thing neutral observ-       mas ferns. They slowed down a bit,           only a few counties in the Ozark and                  (2) The day before this was not
the general election. I still think      months. Why doesn’t he articu-         ers agree on is that not raising        but they survived; it did, however,          Ouachita Mountain regions.                        as happy. I’m sensitive to wasp
that. (By the way, did you hear          late what he believes in and stand     the debt ceiling would be a disas-      provide space and sunlight to seeds               What a treat it was to first see this        stings and managed to inadver-
the latest on McCain? He blamed          up for it, they keep asking.           ter of enormous proportions.            that had been dormant for many a             little vine, in flower and abundance,             tently encroach in some of the
the forest fires consuming the               I’m running out of answers to          But I’m not sure Republicans        year. They grow. This happens and            beside the road! I made it a point                insects’ territory, coming out of the
southwest on undocumented                that question.                         see it that way.                        happen it did.                               to someday collect a plant or some                deal with a sore, swollen paw and
immigrants. When he opens                    What, is he afraid he’ll make          They seem to be willing to              At one point there was a large           seeds from it. Somewhere along the                a trip to the clinic. I’m better now,
his mouth these days, you don’t          conservatives mad? You can’t           let the economy go smash if             colony of crested iris that sur-             line I have developed scruples about              but it was a bit scary.
know whether to laugh or cry.)           make conservatives madder than         they don’t get their way, which         prised passersby. As the forest has          such things, but there might be                       (3) This past Saturday was a
    I’ve defended Obama against          they already are. They wake up         consists of continuing to build         regrown, these have receded into             circumstances. A number of weeks                  rummage sale at church at which I
his right-wing enemies (that was         mad in the morning and spend           a society of great private wealth       the background. There have been              ago this became an urgent thing.                  had promised to help. I also realized
easy because their charges were          the rest of the day getting really     and equally great public pov-           Indian pinks, fire pinks, several            At one end of this road there were                that the only other rummage sale
ludicrous), and I’ve defended            ticked off.                            erty: a society with rotten public      types of phlox (some escaped from            all sorts of road grading vehicles.               here in Dover I’d participated in was
him against many of his allies on            If he fears alienating potential   schools, pathetic public transpor-      gardens), wild hyacinth, trout lilies,       Someone had decided to be progres-                at this same location twenty-some
the left (people who yearn for a         voters he should consider this:        tation, and crummy infrastruc-          trillium, bloodroot, many species            sive and widen the road, clearing the             years ago. First thing in the morn-
Ralph Nader-Dennis Kucinich              People like leaders who aren’t         ture.                                   of violets – I’m leafing through             ditches of vegetation in the process.             ing it was overcast with a slight
presidential ticket).                    walking around with whipped                Those are the stakes in the         Carl Hunter’s book, Wildflowers of           Vast piles of trees, etc. are stacked             breeze blowing – quite bearable.
    My argument has been                 cream on their faces all the time.     debt ceiling battle. You would          Arkansas, to refresh my memory               up, awaiting the removal of the burn              By the time we were wrapping the
essentially this: “Yeah, his health          I’m particularly worried about     think that a president of Obama’s       — redbuds, columbine, May apples,            ban. I knew it was time for action.               event up, it became hot and sunny.
care plan wasn’t good enough,            the upcoming battle in Congress        rhetorical skill could convince         reindeer moss, once a blue star,             That Saturday morning, my spouse                  You know the feeling!
and his stimulus package wasn’t          over raising the debt ceiling. The     the public that the Republicans         keep a close eye on as we move               helped our state end the year on a                the surplus might help fund the tax
big enough, and he’s slow to get         Republicans have vowed not to          were razing the nation’s future         forward.                                     positive note.                                    cuts recently put in place. What-
out of wars he’s promised to get         raise the ceiling unless the presi-    in favor of lining the pockets of a         Already, some folks have specu-               Eventually, the financial                    ever our action, it is important to
out of, but let’s cut the guy some       dent agrees to cut the federal         few fat-cat political donors.           lated just how the state should              cushion may be used to help plug                  remain cautious.
slack. He was handed a terrible          budget to the bone, then remove            But he can’t do it unless he        spend its above-forecast funding.            some existing budget holes. For                       Overall, I’m pleased with the
situation, with a collapsing econ-       the bone.                              tries, and I’m not sure he’s up         Although most of us see the rev-             example, the state’s Medicaid                     apparent shape of our year-end
omy, two wars raging, and a toxic            Obama in turn has vowed — I        for the game. Which is why I’m          enue numbers as a positive sign on           budget faces a major shortfall in                 revenue. The last few years have
political opposition dedicated to        don’t know, to negotiate, or some-     worried.                                the road to financial recovery, we           the next two years. Some leaders                  been tight ones for state finances,
his failure. He’s done reasonably        thing. He ignores the fact that            OtherWords columnist                recognize this road is a slow one            have suggested the revenue surplus                as I’m sure they have been for your
well in difficult circumstances.”        the current Republican model           Donald Kaul lives in Ann Arbor,         that could hold unexpected twists            should be used to help there, as                  family’s budget. Hopefully, the
    But I’m starting to have my          doesn’t differentiate between          Michigan. www.otherwords.org            and turns. Therefore, to stay pre-           we work to lower the state’s overall              upswing will continue in coming
                                                                                                                        pared, we must continue the same             Medicaid costs to prevent future                  months and as we head into the
State Capital Report                                             by Ark. Representative John Catlett                    conservative budget practices that           shortfalls. Others have suggested                 2012 Fiscal Session in February.
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Casey Anthony                                      by Marcus Kilburn




                                                                                                                 MEMORIES
    I’ll be the first to admit I’m      best way to tell she was lying
addicted to what my lovely little       was whenever she opened her
                      bride    calls    mouth. Casey Anthony was also
                      “rubber-          shown to be a major party girl
                      neck” televi-     who enjoyed dancing, drinking,
                      sion.     I’ve    and serious flirting with both
                      liked “Cops”      men and women both before
                      for     years.    and after her daughter’s disap-
                      “Tru” TV has      pearance. A logical motive for
                      many offer-       her daughter’s murder was that
                      ings I like       a child simply got in the way of
                      including         Casey Anthony’s preferred life-
                      all of those      style. That Casey Anthony was
                      “World’s          a liar and something less than a
                      Worst” edi-       June Cleaver-style mother was
tions of bad criminals, bad driv-       indisputable. Based on media              By Moira Murdoch                        graduate of Southern College                No definite action was taken       office at Kansas City.
ers, bad party people, stupid           coverage and common sense,                          35 Years Ago                  of Optometry at Memphis, has             by the council, but Commis-              B.C. Cagle and family
human tricks, brawls, riots, and        her guilt was a given.                     From the Files of July 21, 1976        opened an office here for the            sioner Haralson was instructed        moved here last Thursday from
pretty much any other human                 This is why her being found              Opposition to the new                practice of optometry. He will           to begin checking on the pos-         London.
stupid human trick that has             innocent was received with fiery          method of identifying Atkins            be here each Thursday and will           sibilities of purchasing land            Donald Godbey is attending
a good chance of doing great            outrage by the general public.            streets surfaced last week at the       schedule additional hours if nec-        in the area around the present        a C.M.T. camp at Des Moines,
bodily harm.                            Based on the “evidence,” how on           July meeting of the City Council.       essary.                                  disposal tank for use in build-       Iowa for a month.
    Even with this embarrassing         God’s green earth could 12 ratio-         Dr. and Mrs. George Malone,                The annual union revival              ing ponds of the type used at            N.H. Bell, who has been
self-admission, I made every            nal people find such a lowlife            Elmo Haney and Henry Darter             held each year by the Pottsville         Booneville.                           teaching in a summer school at
attempt not to watch the media          person innocent? The answer               attended the meeting to voice           United Methodist and Asso-                  At its regular meeting last        the College of the Ozarks, has
circus known as the Casey               it seems is every bit as logical as       disapproval with Dr. Malone the         ciate Reformed Presbyterian              week, the council passed an           completed his work and is now
Anthony murder trial. I may be          the question.                             principal spokesman.                    churches is to be Sunday, July           ordinance regulating the keep-        at home.
the consummate rubber-neck                  One of the 12 jurors submit-             James Neal Howard, 19, of            25, through August 1.                    ing of hogs and cattle in the city.
television viewer, but this media       ted to an interview a few days            Rt. 2 Russellville was killed                                                                                                   100 Years Ago
infatuation with tragic death of        after the verdict was announced.          Saturday when the motorcycle                      50 Years Ago                              75 Years Ago                From the Files of July 21, 1911
an innocent 2-year old child was        The young lady calmly and logi-           he was riding was hit by a car           From the Files of July 19, 1961          From the Files of July 17, 1936         E.A. Darr and J.M. Barker
beyond even my tasteless taste in       cally explained the jury’s ratio-         on state highway 326 about five            Jim Carfarno now owns                    The interior of the Blaylock       have each purchased a touring
television. Then, the not-guilty        nale: “If there was a dead child          miles northeast of Russellville         the remaining vacant building            and Knight Store building is          car of the latest models and they
verdict came in and the nation’s        in that trunk, does that prove            on Weir Road.                           on Broadway Avenue between               being remodeled this week in          are beauties.
broadcast media bombarded us            how she died? No idea, still no              The 1926 class of Atkins             Dover and Church streets.                order to give more room for              Atkins can now boast of
with all things Casey and Caylee        idea. If you’re going to charge           High School will meet this week            Plans for relieving the sewer         more floor space. The parti-          having eight automobiles and
Anthony.                                someone with murder, don’t you            end for a 50-year reunion. A            problem in Atkins were dis-              tion in the back of the building      all of them are first class cars
    One headline called it the          have to know how they killed              banquet will be served at 6 p.m.        cussed at a special council              is being torn out and the main        in their makes. Atkins has more
Social Media Trial of the Century.      someone or why they might have            Saturday at the Ramada Inn in           meeting, held Tuesday for that           store building will extend prac-      cars than any town between Fort
That’s probably a little melodra-       killed someone, or have some-             Russellville and plans are to           purpose.                                 tically the entire length of the      Smith and Little Rock.
matic, but underscores the atten-       thing where, when, why, how?              meet at 8:30 Sunday morning                Officials have been named             building. Only a small space             Dr. Mason has put in a new
tion given the Casey Anthony            Those are important questions.            for breakfast together at the           and the schedule listed for the          will be left for the cream station    livery barn in Peter Arts’ barn.
trial. Anthony was accused of           They were not answered.”                  same place.                             1961 Pope County Fair, sched-            and store room.                       Joe Gray will have charge of the
murdering her 2-year-old daugh-             In their rush to sensationalize          The Jaycees met Wednesday            uled for September 13-15 at the             H.M. Jacoway, of Little Rock,      barn.
ter, Caylee, in 2008. The circum-       the tragic death of an innocent           night in the meeting room of the        fairgrounds in Russellville.             former congressman from this             John P. Lewis, the present
stances of little Caylee’s death are    child the national media forget           Bank of Atkins to plan future              “Story Hour” at the Atkins            district, has been appointed          assessor, has about decided to
bizarre to say the least. Haylee        the basics in a murder trial.             activities.                             Public Library began Monday,             by the Social Security Board          enter the race at the next elec-
had been missing 30 days before         Before you can convict someone               Dr. Robert W. Smalling, a            July 17.                                 as legal advisor in the regional      tion as assessor.
Casey reported her absence.             of murder, the prosecution must
During these 30 days Casey was
seen cavorting with friends and
                                        first prove a murder was com-
                                        mitted. The prosecution proved
                                                                                                  Pleasant Grove by Pat LaRue                                      Carlton Jenke at McAlister,
                                                                                                                                                                   Okla. They enjoyed a good visit
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Monday morning to attend
                                                                                                                                                                                                         church camp at Hot Springs.
partying like it was 1999. Caylee’s     that Casey Anthony was a liar,                Hope everyone had a good            13th- Johnathan McClain, 14th            before the Jenkes returned            They will return Friday.
body was eventually found near          bad mother, and user of people            week. It sure was hot, but thank        – Lesa McCormick and Terry “T”           to their Dallas area home.               Amy Teeter left laast Sunday
Casey Anthony’s parents’ home.          but they did not prove her to be a        the Lord for fans. I have heard         Duvall, 15th – Dillon Deal, 16th         Danny and Carless returned            with a youth group from Grace
The corpse was duct-taped and           murderer because they failed to           a lot of the older generation say       – Benny Parks, 18th – Haley              home      Sunday     afternoon.       Baptist Church to attend a SOAR
enclosed in a heavy plastic bag.        prove a murder had been com-              it was the Dog days of Summer.          Goates. Happy birthday every-            Gladys Bunton and son Michael         (Sold Out and Radical) church
Casey Anthony was eventually            mitted. Had the prosecution               Probably so doggone hot they            one and wish you many more.              enjoyed Sunday lunch together.        convention in San Antonio. They
charged with Caylee’s murder.           paid a little more attention to           couldn’t stand it!                          Pat LaRue and Denise Duvall             Katherine Teeter and Mary          returned Thursday evening.
Anthony pleaded innocent to all         what they learned in law school               Bill and Anna LaRue, Pat            went to Buttermilk church                Creemer enjoyed a Sunday                 Congratulations to the Leslie
charges.                                and a little less attention to what       LaRue, Danny and Donella                Sunday evening . Brother Phillip         afternoon lunch at La Huerta          Oates family of Pottsville, who
    During the trial Casey              they were seeing every night on           Willis, Rufus and Louise Wells,         Collie is the pastor over there.         after Katherine gve platelets at      have been selected as the Dis-
Anthony was exposed as a                CNN, the verdict might have               Joyce Metz and Clara Dotson             It was good to see everyone. It          the Red Cross.                        trict Farm Family of the Year.
habitual liar.      Basically, the      been different.                           attended the singing Saturday           won’t be long until Conner has              Sue Roberts S. J. Robertson,       They were previously selected as
                                                                                  night at Kenwood. It was good,          a little brother. Rachel, you look       Charles and Jean Oates and Ben        Pope County Farm Family of the
                                                                                  and Terry and Denise Duvall             beautiful. We are all praying for        and Nina Rice attended the Pope       Year and will now be considered
Prostate Cancer Update                                                            the pastors were proud we all
                                                                                  came.
                                                                                                                          all of you. It was good to see some
                                                                                                                          friends I went to school with.
                                                                                                                                                                   County Historical Association
                                                                                                                                                                   meeting Friday night at Saint
                                                                                                                                                                                                         for the Arkansas Farm Family of
                                                                                                                                                                                                         the Year.
By David Bachman, M.D.                  as tumor growth and proliferation             The Pleasant Grove Assem-               Don’t forget Vacation Bible          Mary’s. Doyle and Peggy Cook             Steve, Kassen, Jace Sears,
    One of the leading cancers          although the study did not analyze        bly had a fish fry Friday night. It     School, Panda Mania will be              presented the program on Alad-        Angel Sawyer and Wendell and
among men around the world is           the causes behind the association.        was well attended and had some          July 25-29 from 6 to 9 p.m. at           din lamps.                            Shirlene Sears went to Bran-
prostate cancer. The exact cause            The study, largest of its kind        awful good food. Thanks to the          the assembly. All of the little             Sue Roberts visited Jewel          son Saturday to meet Steve’s
of this malignancy is not known;        to date, had some good news for           men of the church for cooking           ones are welcome.                        Rodden last week at the Darda-        brother, Stan Sears, his wife
however, certain things are consid-     men who stopped smoking - they            the fish and to the ladies who              Thought for the week: “Great-        nelle Nursing Home.                   Elaine and children Paige and
ered risk factors.                      found those men who had been              made some delicious side dishes         ness lies not in being strong, but          Robert and Brianna Teeter          Erin from Billings, Mont. They
    Various     researchers     have    smoke-free for at least 10 years had      and desserts.                           in the right use of strength.”           and a number of other young           enjoyed visiting and going to
expressed smoking could be one of       the same odds of dying from pros-             Birthdays this week are:            Eph.6:10.                                people from the Pottsville            Silver Dollar City before return-
these risk factors – not only caus-     tate cancer (and prostate cancer                                                                                           Assembly of God Church left           ing home Sunday.

                                                                                          Pottsville • by Katherine Ann Teeter
ing this cancer, but aggravating the    recurrence) as men who had never
condition in those men stricken
with the disease.
    Also, research has shown smok-
                                        smoked.
                                            Those who had stopped smok-
                                        ing for less than 10 years at the            The Pottsville EH Club will          son Jeff Creemer of Sherwood.
                                                                                                                                                                   Cattlemen to meet July 14
ing worsens the side effects of pros-   time of their diagnosis and smoked        meet Friday, July 15, at 1:30           They and Katherine Teeter ate               The Pope County Cattlemen’s        Rogers Equipment of Scranton
tate cancer therapy.                    twenty or more pack years (350            p.m. at the Pottsville Method-          at Subway before Jeff returned           Association will meet this Thurs-     and Mark Wedel of Ouachita
    There are several ways smoking      packs of cigarettes) had risks that       ist Church fellowship hall for          home.                                    day, July 14, at 7 p.m. at the Rus-   Livestock Market of Ola who
helps progress prostate cancer – it     were similar to active smokers.           the regular monthly meeting.               Logan Eoff spent Thursday             sellville First Assembly of God       will present the program. All
may influence progression through           “In summary, smoking at his           Dianna Roberson will serve as           night with his grandparents,             Church fellowship hall for the        members, their families and any
a process that affects certain genes    time of diagnosis was associated          hostess and present the pro-            Milton and Lachresia Eoff.               regular monthly meeting. The          interested persons are encour-
in the body and also likely alters      with substantially increased over-        gram, “Update of Dietary Guide-            Danny and Carless Teeter and          beef brisket meal will be spon-       aged to attend. Members are
your hormonal balance by creat-         all mortality and prostate cancer         lines.”                                 grandchildren Conner, Emma               sored by Ryan Rogers of Ross          asked to bring potluck desserts.

                                                                                                                                                                   SW Atkins Water group
ing an environment conductive to        mortality and recurrence.” The               Carolyn Sears enjoyed a              and Kara Jenke, Cheyenne
tumor growth.                           authors wrote. “These results pro-        week’s visit from her daughter,         Teeter and children Robert, Bri-
    Smoking can also increase
the amount of steroid hormones,
                                        vide further support that smoking
                                        may increase risk of death from
                                                                                  Karen Moyer, and granddaugh-
                                                                                  ter Cheyenne of Kirksville, Mo.
                                                                                                                          anna and Jaylie Teeter and Zach
                                                                                                                          West enjoyed a trip to Alma and          announces annual meeting
androgens, which can fuel the           prostate cancer.”                         They left Friday after visiting         the water park Friday.                       The annual meeting of             names have been submitted
growth of malignant prostate cells      Coffee and Prostate Cancer                with many friends and relatives            Danny and Carless Teeter              the Southwest Atkins Water            – Ron Laurence and Major Rud-
in the body.                                Regular coffee drinkers appear        who dropped by.                         and three grandchildren left             Users’ Association will be at 7       dell. Four $25 gift cards will be
    Cadmium is a human carci-           to lower their risk for prostate             Mary Creemer enjoyed a               Saturday morning to meet                 p.m. Tuesday, July 19, at 1380        given as door prizes for members
nogenic metal that inhibits DNA         cancer, especially the lethal form,       Saturday evening visit from her         daughter Leanne and husband              Bell’s Chapel West, at the Ada’s      who are eligible to vote and are
repair in your body, which allows       according to a recent research                                                                                             Bell’s Chapel Assembly of God         present for the entire meeting.
cancer cells to mutate and multiply.    report.                                   ers report.                                 Bigot says. “The results were        Church.                                  The site will be open from
    Also, cadmium in tobacco is a           Lorelei Mucci, ScD, MPH, asso-            The dogs used were Belgium          pretty remarkable although it                An election will be held prior    5 p.m. until 7 p.m. for voting
heavy metal that interacts with zinc    ciate professor of epidemiology           Malinois, a shepherd breed used for     doesn’t sound like a very practical      to the meeting for the two board      for the annual meeting, which
which is in the prostate – this com-    at the Harvard School of Public           detecting bombs and drugs.              method for screening urine sam-          positions that are open. Two          begins at 7 p.m.
bination leads to prostate cancer.      Health, found during the follow-              The canines were used to iden-      ples for prostate cancer.” However,
    The relationship between pros-      up, those who drank the greatest
                                                                                                                                                                                   Let’s Dine–In
                                                                                  tify urine from patients with con-      the researchers hope to identify
tate cancer and smoking has been        amount of coffee had about a 20%          firmed prostate cancer and then         which chemical the dog is read-
bandied about for years.                lower risk of developing prostate         discriminate those samples from         ing to in order to develop a better                    Creamy Rigatoni with Bacon
    The last review of the Surgeon      cancer.                                   urine from healthy men.                 screen’s test for prostate cancer.
General concluded the link between          Coffee protected even more                After about year of training, the       Conclusion – Obesity and                Ingredients                        and     rest
smoking and prostate cancer was         against the most lethal form of           dog was put to the test.                cigarette smoking have long been            8 oz. rigatoni pasta               of ingredi-
probable.                               prostate cancer.                              During 11 runs, the dog faced       known as two enormous risks for             5 slices bacon crumbled            ents. Then
    Several research studies have           Those drinking one to three           six urine samples which came from       many diseases, both malignant and           ½ red onion, sliced                add pasta,
shown that men under the age of 65      cups a day, the risk of lethal prostate   a man with prostate cancer.             non-malignant. Many who ignore              1 cup drained pitted green         and     add
who smoke a pack of cigarettes a day    cancer declined 29% compared to               The dog’s mission was to sit        these repeated health warnings           and black olives                      cheeses
for 40 years are at a 100% increased    that of nondrinkers. Those drink-         in front of the urine it considers      endure long suffering and early             1 tsp. grated lemon zest           last. Chill,
risk of developing the more aggres-     ing six or more cups a day found          cancer.                                 deaths.                                     Salt/pepper to taste               then serve.
sive form of prostate cancer as com-    the risk of deadly prostate cancer            In 66 testes, the dog was cor-          Now prostate cancer has been            1 cup ricotta cheese                  Tip: You
pared to nonsmokers.                    was reduced by 60% compared to            rect 63 times. There were three         added to that lengthy list of dis-          Parmesan cheese shavings           can      use
    Also, compared to nonsmok-          nondrinkers.                                                                                                                  In a large pot, cook pasta.        any type of    Brandy Pitts
                                                                                  false positives, in which the dog       eases brought on by smoking.
ers, current smokers face a 40%             Surprisingly, this reduced            mistakenly identified samples from          Changing lifestyles are most dif-    Then drain and set aside. In a        small pasta
increase in the risk of prostate        risk held for both caffeinated and        healthy men as being cancerous.         ficult tasks, but possible with perse-   large bowl, add cooked bacon          you like.
cancer.                                 decaffeinated coffee – leading the        There were no false positives.          verance. By not doing so, they pay
    Recently, researchers from          researchers to speculate it is not the        And one of the three false posi-    dearly for their transgressions.
Harvard University, writing in the      caffeine that provides the protec-        tives might not have been false,            Procrastination plays a key role
Journal of the American Medical         tion.                                     when the man who provided the           in changing one’s habits.                                   Subscribe Online
Association, analyzed data from             The above study was published         urine ample had another biopsy              But remember, procrastination                            www.atkinschronicle.com
5,000 men diagnosed with cancer         in the Journal of the National            and it turned out to have prostate      is a thief of time and just another
of the prostate from 1986 and           Cancer Institute.                         cancer.                                 way of concealing cowardice.
2006.                                       In addition, other research stud-
    Those researchers found the         ies found coffee can lower the risk
men who smoked at the time of their     of type 2 diabetes, gallstones, liver                                                COuRTHOuSE NEWS
prostate cancer was diagnosed, had      cancer and Parkinson’s disease.
a twofold increased risk for overall        The combination of smoking              Marriage Licenses Granted             Morrilton, and Mashaya Chris-               James Edward Shockley, 30,            Amanda Cardenas v. Jeremy
mortality. Also, the smokers had a      and obesity further adds to the risk          Skyler Robert Cobin Bewley,         tene Caldwell, 22, Morrilton             Atkins, and Heather J. Hughes,        Cardenas, divorce
61% increased risk that their pros-     for deadly prostate cancer.               17, and Tiffany Michele Staggs,            Timothy Anthony S. Keeling,           29, Atkins (7-06)                        Donald Lee Moss Jr., v. Linda
tate cancer would return after ini-         Avoiding smoking and main-            21, Atkins                              18, Atkins, and Elizabeth Ellen             Circuit Court Cases Filed          Kay Moss, divorce
tial treatment.                         taining a healthy weight are among            Jeffrey Scott Byrd, 21, Rus-        Ruffin, 22, Atkins                                 (Domestic)                     Circuit Court Cases Filed
    Stacey Kenfield, a research         the surest ways to stay prostate          sellville, and Amber Noel Talley,          Shane M. Lenhardt, 26, Rus-              Arkansas Office of Child                         (Civil)
associate with the Harvard School       healthy.                                  20, Russellville                        sellville, and Ashley N. McNair,         Support Enforcement (AOCSE)              Federal National Mortgage
of Public Health, and the research      Dogs and Prostate Cancer                      Clay Alan Chronister, 22,           26, Russellville                         and Veronica d. McClanahan v.         Association v. Patrick Park or
study’s lead author, said, “I think         Researchers, led by Jean-Nico-        Russellville, and Megan Nicole             Jack Nanthalansy, 31, Rus-            Gordon L. Perry                       Sean Park and/or occupants
there is sufficient evidence avail-     las Cornu, MD of Tenon Hospital in        Wright, 20, Russellville                sellville, and Tamara Dawn                  AOCSE and Kimberly M.              of 102 Park Place, Russellville,
able to now conclusively state that     France, used dogs to detect prostate          Jeremy Louis Curtis, 24,            Spearman, 23, Russellville               Byrum v. Justin G. Eakin, sup-        unlawful detainer
smoking is related to prostate          cancer in the urine from patients         Atkins, and Cari Nicole Thomp-             Toby Edward Pitts, 48, Atkins,        port                                     Joel Tippit v. Altman Enter-
cancer progression.”                    with the confirmed malignancy.            son, 23, Atkins                         and Donnia Gail Lemons, 48,                 Thomas J. Stewart v. Jessica       prises, Inc., Terry Altman and
    He said the correlation could be        In early tests, the approach pro-         Louis Alan Hardy, 18, Dover,        Atkins                                   Stewart, divorce                      Terri Altman, individually and
because the nicotine in cigarettes      duced fewer false positives than          and Felicia Ann Michelle                   Rocky Lee Reaves, 35,                    Brian James Dunbar v. Cyn-         as owners of Altman Enter-
induces the formation of new blood      would be expected with the com-           McCloud, 18, Dover                      London, and Marsha Charlene              thia Marie Rodgers and Terry          prises, Inc., injunction, posses-
vessels and capillary growth as well    monly-used PSA test, the research-            Raymond Ray Jordan Jr., 24,         Johnson, 40, London                      Rodgers, paternity                    sion of property (287)
   4•                                                                      The ATkins ChroniCle • WeDnesDAY, JulY 13, 2011




Bible School planned at Mt. Vernon
                                                               CHURCHCOMMUNITY                                                                                                                   Bible School planned at Jerusalem
    Mt. Vernon Freewill Baptist             We are looking forward to              Class of ‘91 planning reunion                                                                                    The Jerusalem Church of                            continues today for those who
Church would like to invite you         spending time with you in worship                                                                                                                        Christ will have its Vacation                         are willing to spend time build-
                                                                                      The Atkins High School                 Barre Shannon, Wesley Tack-                                         Bible School each evening, July
to join us for Truth Quest B.           with the Lord. Call and invite your                                                                                                                                                                            ing a relationship with Him.
                                                                                   Class of 1991 is seeking con-             ett, Doug Duvall, Tommy                                             17-21, at 7-8:30 p.m.
O.O.T. C.A.M.P. Vacation Bible          friends. They will have a great time                                                                                                                                                                               Classes for all ages – 2-3 years
                                                                                   tact information for a class              Moore and Jennifer Bratton                                             The theme is “Upside ‘Down
School. It will be a Biblical Out-      also. VBS will be July 17-22, starting                                                                                                                                                                         old to adult – will be offered.
                                                                                   reunion.                                  have been working on the                                            Under’” and will be true experi-
look & Outreach Training. This          at 6:15 pm each night. If you need                                                                                                                                                                                 Refreshments will be served
                                                                                      The reunion is planned for             plans for the reunion.                                              ences from the New Testament
week’s VBS will be based on Eph.        a ride, please call 284-4778. If you                                                                                                                                                                           each evening. All are invited to
                                                                                   homecoming in September,                     Please contact the e-mail                                        where Jesus changed lives.
6:13. We have classes starting at       need more details call 264-4055.                                                                                                                                                                               come and joint the congregation
                                                                                   2011. Please send your contact            address for further informa-                                           This possibility of change
0-teens. There will be singing,             We are located north of Atkins                                                                                                                                                                             at the Jerusalem VBS.
                                                                                   information to bshannon@                  tion and if you would like to
playing games, snacks each night,       on Buttermilk Road. Take 105
                                                                                   centurylink.net.                          help in the planning of the
and lots, lots of fun and most of
all worshiping and learning about
                                        north. Turn on St. Joe Road and
                                        follow the signs. We are looking              A committee consisting of              reunion.                                                            Shady Grove fund-raiser, clean up
our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.       forward in seeing you!                                                                                                                                       Patrons of Shady Grove Cem-                           Donations are sought to help

VBS at Oak Grove FWB Church                                                      Sweet Home to hold monthly singing                                                                              etery are asked to come to a work
                                                                                                                                                                                                 day the third Saturday of each
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       with this project. If you have family
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       or friends buried at Shady Grove
                                                                                    The Sweet Home Freewill                     Brother Jimmy Lee Chronis-                                       month. They can bring tools                           and would like to help, please mail
   Join us in Hometown Naza-            called God Sightings. Hometown
                                                                                 Baptist Church will have their              ter invites everyone to attend.                                     and come help at 7 or 8 a.m.                          your tax-deductible contributions
reth, where we’ll explore what life     Nazareth will run from Sunday,
                                                                                 monthly singing Friday evening,             Refreshments will be served                                             The Shady Grove Cemetery                          to one of the following:
was like when Jesus was a kid.          July 24 to Friday, July 29. The
                                                                                 July 15, at 7 p.m.                          after the singing.                                                  is in need of some maintenance                            Nina Chronister, 1147 St. Joe
   We will visit the marketplace,       celebration begins at 6 p.m. each
                                                                                                                                                                                                 that requires more money than                         Road, Atkins, AR 72823; Delois
laugh as we play games, visit
with Jesus’ mom, Mary, and have
                                        night and ends approximately at
                                        8:30 p.m.                                Mt. View FWB welcomes new pastors                                                                               what is in the existing fund.                         Burnett, P. O. Box 305, Atkins,
                                           For more information or if                The Mountain View Free Will                Pastor Larry Hartwick, Sr. and                                   There are some trees that need                        AR 72823; or Doris Peugh, 1001
a great time during celebration/
                                        you need a ride, please call Feller      Baptist Church would like to                youth pastor Domonic Adams                                          to be cut and the chain link                          NE Ave. 4 Place, Atkins, AR
music time. Plus, everyone learns
                                        Chambers at 264-2579 or Hollie           welcome their new pastor, Larry             welcome everybody to come and                                       fence needs a lot of repair. Also,                    72823.
to look for evidence of God all
                                        Brown at 641-5250.                       Hartwick, Sr. and new youth                 attend the services.                                                patrons would like to design and                          For more information call
around them through something
                                                                                 pastor, Domonic Adams.                         To reach the church, take State                                  install a sign at the entrance of                     641-7284, Nina; 641-1200,

Scholarship Fund announces                                                           Mountain View Free Will Bap-            Hwy. 105 north of Atkins to 247,                                    the cemetery.                                         Doris; or 641-2408, Delois.

14th Annual Catfish Fund-raiser
                                                                                 tist Church has services every
                                                                                 Sunday at 10 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                             turn onto 247 and go 2.3 miles to
                                                                                                                             Hartwick Lane. Turn onto Hart-                                      Hector Alumni Banquet Aug. 5
                                                                                 as well as a Tuesday night service          wick Lane and go straight up the                                        The Hector Alumni Banquet                         teachers, former classmates, and
    The Pope and Yell County            scholarship fund, which has              at 7 p.m.                                   mountain 1.8 miles to the church.                                   will be Aug. 5, at the Hector School                  spouses of our deceased class-
Single Parent Scholarship Fund          given over 550 scholarships
is pleased to announce their 14th
Annual Shrimp and Catfish Fest.
                                        worth over $350,000 to single
                                        parents going to college in the
                                                                                 Vacation Bible School at Zion                                                                                   Cafeteria in Hector at 6 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                     The Class of 1961 will host the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       mates to the alumni banquet.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          James Helton will serve as the
    The event will be held on
Friday, July 22, at the First
                                        19 years of its existence. This
                                        spring the scholarship fund
                                                                                 Lutheran Church, July 18-22                                                                                     banquet in conjunction with our
                                                                                                                                                                                                 50th-year anniversary. The class
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       master of ceremony.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          If you have any questions call
                                                                                     Zion Lutheran Church at                 Trinity Hope that builds schools                                    of 1961 would like to invite former                   479-967-3506.
United Methodist Church of              gave 34 scholarships totaling
Russellville at 301 S. Commerce         $23,800 of assistance.                   Augsburg will have its annual               and feeds children in Haiti. The
from 5-7:30 p.m.
    Ticket prices are $20 for
                                            For tickets to the event or event-
                                        sponsorship information, please
                                                                                 Vacation Bible School July 18-
                                                                                 22 from 6-8 p.m. for toddlers
                                                                                                                             boys and girls will be compet-
                                                                                                                             ing to see who earns the most                                          Faucett family reunion planned
adults and children 13 and up           contact fund treasurer Lisa Cochran      to sixth-grade children.      The           for Trinity Hope. The winning                                              The Richard and Bessie                         Family and friends are
and $10 for children 7–12. Chil-        at 479-857-7037 or executive direc-      theme for this year’s Bible School          team will get to throw a pie in                                         Faucett family is planning                        invited. Call Burman Fau-
dren 6 and under get in free with       tor Justin Keller at 479-313-3151.       is “SonSurf Beach Bash.”                    their VBS leader’s face.                                                an annual family reunion                          cett, Story, Ark., 870-867-
a paid adult. In addition to the            All proceeds of the event will           Activities will include Bible              The last day of Bible School                                         on Mount Nebo, July 11-14.                        3263.
great food there will also be a         benefit the Pope and Yell County         lessons, snacks, games, crafts,             will include a children’s pro-
silent auction and door prizes.         Single Parent Scholarship Fund,          skits, and songs. There will be             gram and ice cream social. Par-
    The all-you-can-eat event           a River Valley United Way part-          water activities outside so we ask          ents are invited to come and see                                           Selling property? Why not finance the loan yourself?
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Escrow Services of Arkansas, Inc.
is the main fund-raiser for the         ner organization.                        that each child bring a change of           what their children have done
                                                                                 clothes with them each evening.             during VBS.
   Economy & Hopewell                         • Margaret Wright                      We also ask that the children
                                                                                 bring an offering with them
                                                                                                                                Come and join in on the fun
                                                                                                                             at this year’s VBS. For more                                                When you find your buyer, give us a call!
                                                                                 every night to VBS. All offer-              information or to preregister for                                      968-1126 • 1-800-64TITLE • 204 West Main • Russellville
    I’ve been missing some things          Another visitor with us was           ings will go to a charity called            VBS, call 331-3277 or 264-4478.
lately, such as our historical asso-    Catherine Cains’ son Bill. Willa
ciation meeting Friday night.
However, I did unexpectedly get to
go to church Sunday because Chris
                                        Jackson brought her sister Bobbie
                                        and Bobbie’s husband, Bill. Also,
                                        Gary came with them, visiting
                                                                                 granddaughter very near Tulsa. Of
                                                                                 course my sister, Carolyn, her son’s
                                                                                                                                                                           Church Directory                                                            Free holiness
told me, “I hate to knock you out of    again. We had other visitors I           family and most of her daughter’s             Allen ChAPel AMe                                                  GolD hill BAPTisT ChurCh
                                                                                                                                                                                                 rev. leon Bobo, Pastor 1st & 3rd sundays              James Boren, Pastor Phone 641-2777 • sunday
going to church, so I’ll stay with      didn’t get to meet, but we were very     family live there. Carolyn’s grand-
                                                                                                                               Pastor, rev. Byron Miller • 2nd & 4th sundays
                                                                                                                               sunday school 10 a.m.• Worship 11 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 sunday school 10 a.m. • Worship 11 a.m.               school 10 a.m. • Morning Worship 11 a.m. • satur-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       day evening 6:30 • sunday evening 5:30 p.m.
Jeff today.” It was Chris’ turn to go   glad to have them all with us. Bro.      son, Will, was visiting Carolyn                                                                                 BeThAnY MissionArY BAPTisT ChurCh
                                                                                                                               Pine riDGe FreeWill BAPTisT ChurCh                                                                                      ATkins ChurCh oF AssuMPTion
to church and for me to stay home       Charlie gave a powerful message,         from the Phoenix area when she                hank Duvall, Pastor • Phone: 641-7721
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Morris Cloud, interim Pastor • sunday school
                                                                                                                                                                                                 10 a.m. • Morning Worship 10:45 a.m. • evening        rev. ernest hardesty, Pastor • sunday Morning
with Jeff, so I really appreciated      Joann Baker and I played organ           called Saturday. She commented                sunday Morning 10 a.m.• sunday night  5:30                        Worship 5 p.m.                                        Mass 8:30 a.m. • holy Days Vigil (evening) 6 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       • holy Days 8 a.m. • Wednesday (evening) • 5:30
Chris’ offer.                           and piano, and Charles Baker led         that Will was used to the heat,
                                                                                                                               p.m. • Wednesday 7 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 ATkins FirsT FreeWill BAPTisT                         p.m. • Tues., Wed.8 a.m.
     We had a good group in Sunday      the singing. It was a good service.      being from Phoenix! I asked if Will           hoPeWell BAPTisT ChurCh (sBC)
                                                                                                                               rev. Charlie Bird, Pastor • sunday school 10 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Pastor, Johnny McCoy 890-5328 • sunday school
                                                                                                                                                                                                 10 a.m. • Morning Worship 11 a.m. • CTs 6 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ATkins ChurCh oF ChrisT
school. Richard Holcomb taught             Jeff and I went to the hospital at    had missed that big dust cloud that           • sunday Worship11 a.m. • Bible study sunday 6                    • Wednesday 7 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       neal Chism, Minister • Bible Classes 9:45 a.m. •
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Worship service 10:45 a.m. • evening Worship 5
the men’s class, Dianne Strain          Conway Thursday for Jeff to have         enveloped Phoenix for some time
                                                                                                                               p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 ATkins ChrisTiAn CenTer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       p.m. • Wed. night service 7 p.m. • Tues.ladies
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Bible Class 11 a.m.
took the ladies’ class (I couldn’t      an MRI of the brain to try to deter-     this week. Carolyn said Will had              ADorATion ChurCh (east end of Crow Moun-
                                                                                                                               tain) • Charley Casto, Pastor • sunday Morning 10
                                                                                                                                                                                                 205 Ave. one ne robert norman, sr., Pastor
                                                                                                                                                                                                 sunday morning 10 a.m. • Children's Church            PoTTsVille ChurCh oF ChrisT
contribute much because of lar-         mine the cause of his seizures and       just left Phoenix before it hit. That         a.m. • sunday evining 6 p.m.                                      10:30 a.m. • sunday evening 6 p.m.                    Morning Worship 10:30 a.m. • evening Worship
yngitis), and Susie Bird taught the     to have a bone density test. The         was perfect timing.                           hAPPY VAlleY AsseMBlY oF GoD                                      Bells ChAPel FreeWill BAPTisT
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       6:30 p.m. • Wednesday night 7:30 p.m.

children’s class.                       neurologist’s office called Friday           My friend in Tulsa, Joe Max-
                                                                                                                               rev. henry Bateman, Pastor • sunday Morning
                                                                                                                               Prayer 9:30 a.m. • sunday school 10 a.m. • Wor-
                                                                                                                                                                                                 elvis Clark, Pastor • sunday school 9:45 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 • Morning Worship 11 a.m. • sunday evening
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       heCTor ChurCh oF ChrisT
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       randy Gray, minister • 967-1562 • 366 oak st. •
    We had a lot of visitors Sunday.    with the good news that Jeff’s MRI       field, had a birthday Monday, so I            ship service 11 a.m. • Monday evening Prayer 7                    Worship 4 p.m.                                        Worship sundays 2 and 7:30 p.m.• Bible study
                                                                                                                               p.m. • sun. evening Worship 6 p.m. • Wednesday
Some of our visitors were from Sam      turned out “fine” with “no tumors        called him to say “Happy birthday.”           Family night7 p.m.                                                DoVer FreeWill BAPTisT
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Tues and Thurs. 7:30 p.m.

and Inez Young’s family, who had        or anything.” As of this writing         Joe, his wife, Jeanette, and I all            ATkins AsseMBlY oF GoD
                                                                                                                                                                                                 herbert Tilley, Pastor • sunday school 10 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 • Morning Worship 11 a.m. • evening service 6
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Bells ChAPel ChurCh oF ChrisT
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       robert hearne, Minister • sunday school 10 a.m.
come to celebrate Sam’s and Inez’s      Monday morning we haven’t heard          went to college together, and they            Pastor Brian ryals • sunday school 9:45 a.m. •
                                                                                                                               Morning Worship 10:45 a.m. • evening Worship 6
                                                                                                                                                                                                 p.m.• Wednesday service 7 p.m.                        • Morning Worship 10:45 a.m. • evening Worship
birthdays. Six of their grandchil-      the results of the Dexa Scan (bone       have remained my dear friends all             p.m. • Wednesday service 7 p.m. radio services                    heCTor FreeWill BAPTisT
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       6 p.m. • Wed. night service 7 p.m.

dren sang a special for us, “How        density test.) Dr. Schluterman           these years. They are the ones I
                                                                                                                               saturday mornings at 11:30 a.m. AM1490                            kevin haralson, Pastor 967-4152 • sunday school
                                                                                                                                                                                                 10 a.m. • Worship service 1 a.m. • sunday •
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       sT. John's luTherAn—russellVille
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Darrell kobs, Pastor • sunday school 9 a.m. •
Great Thou Art,” which is Sam’s         told us that two of Jeff’s long-term     went to the music camp in Waco,
                                                                                                                               Bells ChAPel AsseMBlY oF GoD
                                                                                                                               Chad Duvall, Pastor • sunday school 9.45 a.m. •                   evening 6 p.m. • Wednesday evening 7 p.m.             sunday Worship 10:15 a.m.
favorite song. This was a surprise      anti-seizure prescriptions can           Texas, with two summers ago. We               Morning Worship 10:45 a.m. • evening service 6
                                                                                                                                                                                                 kenWooD FreeWill BAPTisT                              ATkins uniTeD MeThoDisT
                                                                                                                               p.m.• Wednesday service7 p.m.
for Sam. His comment after the          cause bone deterioration, so he          had a great time and it was benefi-                                                                             Pastor Carrell hanna, Jr. • sunday school 10 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 • Morning Worship 11 a.m. • sunday evening
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Danyelle Ditmer, Pastor • sunday school 9:45
                                                                                                                               BlACkWell Full GosPel AsseMBlY                                                                                          a.m. • Morning Worship 10:45 a.m.
song was, “Amen!” The congrega-         had ordered the Dexa Scan.               cial musically, too.                          sunday school 10 a.m. • Morning Worship 11 a.m.                   6 p.m. • Wednesday evening 6 p.m.
tion also had sung “Happy Birth-           I heard on Little Rock TV Sat-            Our good neighbors, James                 • evening Woship 6 p.m. • Wednesday night
                                                                                                                               7:30 p.m.                                                         MAPle sPrinGs Free Will BAPTisT
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       PoTTsVille uniTeD MeThoDisT
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Millie Bryant, Pastor • Morning Worship 11 a.m. •
day” to Sam and Inez. Another of        urday that Tulsa was expecting a         and Loretta Tyson, came over Sat-                                                                               David Downum, Pastor 970-9041
                                                                                                                                                                                                 • sunday school 10 a.m. • Morning Worship 11
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Church school 9:45 a.m. • Choir Practice 4 p.m.
                                                                                                                               CeDAr GroVe AsseMBlY oF GoD                                                                                             • Bible study 5 p.m.
our members, Wilma Holcomb,             high of 107° Sunday. If that hap-        urday bringing some produce out               rev. Bob Judkins 1024 rock hollow rd., hector                     a.m. • sunday service 6 p.m.
had a birthday this week but was        pened, it would be a record for          of James’ garden. We are really
                                                                                                                               sunday school 9:45 a.m. • Morning Worship 11
                                                                                                                               a.m. • evening Worship 6 p.m. • Wednesday                         hArMonY FreeWill BAPTisT ChurCh
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Bells ChAPel uniTeD MeThoDisT
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Danyelle Ditmer, Pastor • sunday school 10:30
ill and couldn’t make it to church.     them for that date. I have a son,        enjoying this wonderful fresh                 night 6 p.m.                                                      sunday school 10 a.m. • Worship 11 a.m. •
                                                                                                                                                                                                 evening    6 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       a.m. • Morning Worship 9:30 a.m.

Wilma is very faithful, and we are      daughter, grandson and grand-            food. Thanks so much, James and               MACeDoniA AsseMBlY oF GoD                                                                                               hillCresT PenTeCosTAl Ch. oF GoD
praying for her.                        daughter in Tulsa, with another          Loretta!
                                                                                                                               sunday school 10 a.m. • Morning Worship 11
                                                                                                                               a.m. • Young People 7 p.m. • evening Worship
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Pine hill CoMMuniTY ChurCh
                                                                                                                                                                                                 robert heflin, Pastor
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       rev. Bob and Pat Branch, Pastors 284-4540 •
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       sunday school 10 a.m. • sunday Worship 11 a.m.
                                                                                                                               7:30 p.m. • Wednesday night              7 p.m.                   sunday school 10 a.m. • sunday Worship 11             • sunday evening 6 p.m. • Monday Prayer Meet-
                                                                                                                                                                                                 a.m., 6 p.m. • Wednesday 7 p.m.                       ing 7 p.m. • Wednesday 7 p.m.
                                                                                                                               MorelAnD AsseMBlY oF GoD
                                                                                                                               Mike Chisum, Pastor • sunday school      9:45                     MorelAnD uniTeD MeThoDisT ChurCh                      APPleTon CuMBerlAnD PresBYTeriAn
                                                                                                                               a.m. • Morning Worship 11 a.m.                                    James shinn, Pastor • sunday Worship 9:45 a.m.        richard Falbo, Pastor 331-3187 • sunday school
                                                                                                                               evening service 6 p.m. • Wednesday night 7 p.m.                                                                         10 a.m. • Morning Worship 11 a.m. • Bible study
                                                                                                                                                                                                 oAk GroVe FreeWill BAPTisT                            5 p.m. • Wednesday Prayer Meeting 6:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                               CornersTone AsseMBlY oF GoD                                       Mark simmons, Pastor • sunday school 10 a.m. •
                                                                                                                               ervin Petty, Pastor 641-2229 •                                    Worship 11 a.m. • Children's Church 11:30 a.m. •
                                                                                                                               sunday school 10 a.m. • Worship 11 a.m. •                                                                               All sAinTs ePisCoPAl
                                                                                                                                                                                                 sunday evening 6 p.m. • Wednesday night7 p.m.         Fr. Jose Tharakan, rector, 501 s. Phoenix, rus-
                                                                                                                               wm's,men's, ministry, yth 5 p.m. • Worship 6 p.m. •
                                                                                                                               Wednesday worship             7 p.m.                                                                                    sellville, sunday Worship at 8 & 10:30; sunday
                                                                                                                                                                                                 PoTTsVille Free Will BAPTisT ChurCh                   school 9:30; Youth at 5:30
                                                                                                                               PoTTsVille AsseMBlY oF GoD                                        sunday Morning 10 a.m. • sunday evening 5 p.m.
                                                                                                                               rev. sam Austin, Pastor • sunday school 9:30                                                                            ATkins MeMoriAl PresBYTeriAn
                                                                                                                               a.m.• Worship service 10:35 a.m.                                  MT. Vernon FreeWill BAPTisT                           north Church street (Downtown) • Gail Murdoch,
                                                                                                                               sunday night 6 p.m. • Wednesday worship 7 p.m.                    Bro. Jamie Burris, Pastor • sunday school 10 a.m.     Clerk of session • sunday school 10 a.m. • Morn-
                                                                                                                                                                                                 • Morning Worship 11 a.m. • evening Worship 5         ing Worship 11 a.m.
                                                                                                                               rehoBoTh AsseMBlY oF GoD                                          p.m. • Wedn. Bible & J.Team 6:45 p.m.
                                                                                                                               rev. Phillip C. Collie ii, Pastor • sunday school                                                                       MArs hill CuMBerlAnD PresBYTeriAn
                                                                                                                               10 a.m. • Morning Worship 11 a.m • evening                        sT. Joe FreeWill BAPTisT                              rev. Bill Moody, Pastor 968-7722 • sunday
                                                                                                                               service 5 p.m. • Wednesday night study 7 p.m.                     rev. Jim Mcnutt, Pastor • sunday school 10 a.m.       school 10 a.m. • Worship service 11 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 • Morning Worship 10:45 a.m. • evening service
                                                                                                                               souTh neW hoPe AsseMBlY oF GoD                                    5:30 p.m. • evening Worship 6 p.m.                    PoTTsVille PresBYTeriAn
                                                                                                                               norman Chenowith, Pastor • sunday school 9:45                                                                           rev. howard Wheeler, Pastor • Church school
                                                                                                                               a.m. • Morning Worship 11 a.m. • evening service                  FAiTh hArVesT FelloWshiP                              9:45 a.m.• Morning Worship 11 a.m. • Youth
                                                                                                                               6 p.m. • Wednesday service 7 p.m.                                 revs. Brad and Cindy short • sunday service           Fellowship 6 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 10:30 a.m. • Children's Church 10:30 a.m. •
                                                                                                                               WelCoMe hill AsseMBlY oF GoD                                      sunday evening 6 p.m. • sunday Youth service 6        PAlMeTTo ChurCh
                                                                                                                               Pastor,steven schlinker • sunday school 9:45                      p.m. • Wednesday service 7:30 p.m.                    Jackie Townsell, Pastor • sunday school 10 a.m.
                                                                                                                               a.m. • Morning Worship 11 a.m. • evening Wor-                                                                           • Morning Worship 11 a.m. • evening Worship
                                                                                                                               ship 6 p.m. • Wednesday-Young People 7 p.m.                       sWeeT hoMe FreeWill BAPTisT                           5 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 rev. Jimmy Chronister, Pastor • sunday Morning
                                                                                                                               ATkins FirsT BAPTisT                                              10 a.m. • sunday night 6 p.m. • Friday night          uniTeD PenTeCosTAl ChurCh oF ATkins
                                                                                                                               scott Tyler, pastor • sunday school 9:45 a.m.                     singing 7 p.m.                                        Bro. Wayne long, Pastor • 502 n.e. 4th street •
                                                                                                                               • Morning Worship 10:50 a.m. • Training union                                                                           sunday services • 10:30 a.m. & 6 p.m. • Wednes-
                                                                                                                               5 p.m. • sunday evening 6 p.m. • Wednesday                        MounTAin VieW FreeWill BAPTisT                        day service 7 p.m.
                                                                                                                               evening 7 p.m.                                                    larry hartwick, sr., Pastor Phone: 331-1015 •
                                                                                                                               PoTTsVille FirsT BAPTisT                                          sunday Morning 10 a.m. • sunday evening 5:30          PilGriM resT MissionArY BAPT. ChurCh #2
                                                                                                                               rev. Jim huffman, Pastor 968-6233 • sunday                        p.m. • Tuesday night 7 p.m.                           happy Bend Community • rev. Paul erby, Pastor
                                                                                                                               school 10 a.m. • Morning Worship 11 a.m. • Train-                                                                       • sunday school 9:45 a.m. • Morning Worship 11
                                                                                                                               ing union 6 p.m. • Worship 7 p.m. • Wed.Prayer                    union GroVe FreeWill BAPTisT                          a.m. • Wednesday Prayer Meet. 7 p.m.
                                                                                                                               Meeting 7 p.m.                                                    David Bishop, Pastor • sunday school 9:45 a.m. •
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Morning Worship 11 a.m. • CTs             5:30        eVAnGelisTiC FelloWshiP
                                                                                                                               heCTor FirsT BAPTisT ChurCh                                       p.m. • evening service 6 p.m. • Wednesday night       2188 Griffin Flat rd., Atkins Jeff Weir, Pastor •
                                                                                                                               ira Taylor, Pastor Phone 284-3701 • sunday                        service 7 p.m.                                        sunday school 10 a.m. • Morning service 11 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                   You can still
                                                                                                                               school 9:45 a.m. • Morning Worship 10:45 a.m. •
                                                                                                                               Choir Practice 5 p.m. • evening service 6 p.m.                    WelCoMe hoMe FreeWill BAPTisT
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       • sunday evening 6 p.m. • Wednesday 7 p.m.

                                                                                                                               • Wednesday night            7 p.m.                               Jonathan Mcentire, Pastor • sunday school 9:45        eVAns MounTAin Full GosPel ChurCh
                                                                                                                                                                                                 a.m. • Worship service 10:30 a.m. • evening           sunday school 10 a.m. • sunday evening 5:30
                                                                                                                                neWTon sPrinGs Full GosPel ChurCh                                Worship 6 p.m                                         p.m. • Wednesday evening 7 p.m.
                                                                                                                                8686 sr 27, P.o. Box 86, hector • rev. Fred
                                                                                                                                Womack, pastor • sunday Morning 10 a.m. • sun-                   PoinT reMoVe PriMiTiVe BAPTisT                        heCTor ChurCh oF ChrisT
                                                                                                                         Dear Friends,
                                                                                                                                day evening 6 p.m. • Wednesday evening 7 p.m.                    J. h. stumbaugh, Pastor 968-7155 • 510 north          Minister, randy Gray, 366 oak st.,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       services sunday 2 & 7:30




                         Elmo Haney’s
                                                                                                                                                                                                 knoxville, russellville • sunday service 10:30 a.m.
                                                                                                                         Effective June 1, 2009, The Medicine Shoppe will be changing its                                                              Bible study Tuedays & Thursdays 7:30 p.m.

                                                                                             201 E. Main
                                                                                                                         name to ATKINS FAMILY PHARMACY. Nothing will be changing at the
                                                                                                                         store – same people, same phone number (of course we may answer
                                                                                                                                                                    Support these businesses that support the churches!
                                                                                               Atkins
                                                                                                                         it wrong until we get used to the new name), same location and same
                                                                                                                         great service.


                                                                                              641-1147
                                                                                                                         This change will enable us to do some things in the future that we

                                        PHARMACY                                                                         were not able to do while we were part of The Medicine Shoppe
                                                                                                                               DuVall & ForD, PllC
                                                                                                                         system.                                                                           CRUSHED STONE
      Pharmacist                                                                                                         Rob, Rosanna, Crystal, Genevieve and Lorie would like to take this
                                                                                                                                                 Joe DuVall, CPA                                   Duffield Gravel Co.
      Bryan Hays
                                                                                                                         opportunity to thank you for your loyalty and the chance that you
                                                                                                                                           serve you over the past 24 plus years.
                                                                                                                         have given us toDeborah Griffin Ford, CPA We hope you
                                                                                                                         will continue to give our FAMILY the privilege of serving your FAMILY     DUMP TRUCK ROCK CRUSHER
     Open Monday-Friday                                                                                                              506 N. Church • Atkins
                                                                                                                         for 24 more years.                                                        Main Office   Gumlog Plant
                                                                                                                                                 641-2500
      8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                   967-5565         967-5566                            1401 N. Church St. • Atkins, AR
      After hours phone                                                                                                                                                                               Jim Carfagno                                       24-hour prescription service
          970-8837                                                                                                                      Atkins Family Pharmacy
                                                                                                                                                           your needs.                                           Attorney
                                                                                                                            408 North Church Street • Atkins • (479) 641-7878
                                                                                                                             What you NEED, when you NEED it!
                                                                                                                                                                                                             968-4747
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Elmo Haney’s
      Come by and let                                                                                                                      641-7878
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Pharmacy
                                                                                                                                      24-hour service                                             Personal attention to every case
       Bryan and his                                                                                                                  408 n. Church, Atkins                                        Russellville • www.arvlaw.com                        Store • 641-1147 Home • 970-8837
       staff help you                                                                                                             After hours call 501-329-2692                                                                              9-52tp
        with all your
     pharmacy needs.
       Order online:   Frances   Deanna                                    Bryan      Stephanie      Connie
                                                                                                                                 MMMMMMM
                                                                                                                                 state representative
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Dr. Amy J. s. Daiber
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  oPToMeTrisT
     www.elmohaneyspharmacy.epicrx.com                                        MAJOR CREDIT
                                                                             CARDS ACCEPTED                                      JOHN CATLETT                                                                                                            317 E. Parkway Dr. 204 N. Front St.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Russellville           Dardanelle
                                                                                                                                 www.johncatlett.com                                              641-2987                                               967-6113                         229-1467
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                                                              PEOPLEEVENTS
                                                                          Folks you know...
                                                                                   Please call Nell Warren at 641-7508 if you have news.
                                                                              Clarence and Nina Haymes of Byrnside and husband Jack
                                                                          Little Rock spent Saturday with from Columbus, Georgia and
                                                                          Emma Brock. They took Ann all of their six children: Frank
                                                                          Goodall out to eat and celebrate Byrnside and wife Nina from
                                                                          her birthday.                       Fredericksburg, Virginia, David
                                                                              Glenda Luter is visiting in and Michael Byrnside, Deborah
                                                                          New Mexico with Wendell Eoff Algarin and husband Carlos and
                                                                          and family.                         their children, Victor and Alli-
                                                                              The Walter and Mamie Bur- son and Victor’s friend Elizabeth
                                                                          nett family are having their all from Columbus, Georgia, Joe
                                                                          annual family get-together Sat- Byrnside from Ozark, Alabama,
                                                                          urday at the Matthews Center in Rochelle Hoffman and daugh-                Safe sitters — Particpants in the Safe Sitter class were, the girl
                                                                          Atkins. In the afternoon some ters Sabrina, Nicole and Danielle            holding the banner: Elizebeth Riley. From left to right: Madi-
                                                                          friends will be stopping by.        from Mechanicsville, Maryland;         son Schalk, Savanna Sims, Hannah Jones, Breanna Cady (hiding
Scholarship winners — Anthony Heathcook Graham, left, and                                                                                            towards the back), Anna Bloodworth and Ashton Gilbert. The two
Karisa Russell were presented a $1,500 Lottie McCracken schol-                Maryann Echols, Pat and Margaret’s brothers, Warren
                                                                          Eddie Parr of Little Rock and Barge and wife Mary Ann and                  girls at the top by the banner from left to right: Logan Smith and
arship each by Donna Horne of the Pope County Retired Teachers                                                                                       Kaley Jones. From left to right: Selby Bailey, David Abston, Emma
Association. Both are upperclassmen at Arkansas Tech majoring in          Maxine Finley of Russellville their son Aaron and wife Claudia
                                                                          visited Heartsill and Virginia and girls Esmeralda and Elena,              Whitlow, Makaylah Hughes and Airial Maddox. The class was spon-
education.                                                                                                                                           sored by Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center and the U of A Coop-
                                                                          Burnett last week on June 30.       all from Greenwood, Arkan-
                                                                              Joyce Moore of Conway, sas and Ralph Barge and wife                    erative Extension Service.
                                                                          Mary Whitington of Mablevale Melba, from Damascus, Ark.,
                                                                          and Phyllis Christsen of Mau- their son Jesse from Oklahoma
                                                                                                                                                     Pope County Police reports
                                                                          melle were luncheon guests of City, Okla. and daughter Amy                    Several incidents of thefts               had left in a black Ford Focus.
                                                                          Heartsill and Virginia Wednes- and her husband Stuart from                 and vandalism were reported                  It was a Blackberry Curve 9300
                                                                          day, July 6.                        North Little Rock, and Allan’s         to the Pope County Sheriff’s                 cell pone ($250). Deputy Gary
                                                                              Heartsill and Virginia Bur- nephew Eric Motley and wife                Office in recent days.                       Cobb took the report.
                                                                          nett visited her brother, David Jennifer from Atkins.                         · A resident of Mill Creek                   · A worker at Valley Health
                                                                          Moore and wife, Bobbie, in             David’s friend Jason Jacovelli      Road reported a burglary on                  Services of Hector reported
                                                                          Russellville Thursday evening. and wife Jen and their children             June 30 while she was gone                   that two windows had been
                                                                          Their grandchildren, Lauren Sarah Elizabeth and Samuel,                    between 9 a.m. and noon. Miss-               tampered with between July 1
                                                                          and Scott France and Madeline their parents and friends and                ing items included a Wii game                and July 5 but the suspects had
                                                                          Moore, of Plano, Texas, were vis- Doug Virden, all from Little             set and 4 controllers ($219),                not entered the facility. Deputy
                                                                          iting them.                         Rock. Local friends attend-            several Wii games ($300), and                Darin Kirkland took the report.
                                                                              Landrum        and     Janelle ing were Paul and Pat Duvall,           a black Apple I-Pad ($299).                     · A resident of Southwest
    Mothers and cousins – Four daughters of Bobbye and Sam                Cawthon of De Funiak Springs, Tommy and Sherry Young,                      Deputy Shawn Harris took the                 12th Street, Atkins, reported
Austin pose at McDonald’s after completing their annual “Cousins          Fla., are visiting in Atkins. They Kenny and Lola Sanders, Lonnie          report.                                      that on July 6 someone threw
Camp” Friday. Pictured are the mothers (from left, each with their        will be here for about two weeks. and Kathleen Napier, and Caro-              · A resident of Augsburg                  a rock through two windows in
children in front of them): Tina Austin Sewell of Longview, Texas,            Allan and Margaret Motley lyn and Dale Sears, all of Atkins            Road reported that on June 30                the front of his house and that
with Austin and Abigail; Lori Austin Smith of Morgantown, N.C.,           hosted a holiday meal and David and Richard and Alise Powell of            as he was working at a fireworks             his son’s iPhone ($200) had
with Breanna, Serena, and Keenan; Marla Austin Melton of Milan,           Motley provided a fireworks show Pottsville and Hosea Andrade              tent on Weir Road, he noticed                been stolen from his truck. He
Tenn., with Tori Beth, and Adara; and Jeni Austin Corum of Knox-          for the 4th of July weekend at and his wife Evelyn and her                 that his phone was missing                   estimated damage to the win-
ville, Tenn., with Elisha, Josiah and Zion.                               their Pottsville home. Attending father from Russellville. A good          from his holder. He believes it              dows at $200. Deputy Luke

Austins hold annual cousins camp                                          were: Margaret’s sister, Elaine time was enjoyed by all.                   was taken by two females who                 Sawdy took the report and Lt.

                                                                          Annual Baby Bathing Beauty contest
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Rowdy Sweet was assigned.
   Four daughters of Bobbye         event is to let the cousins get
and Sam Austin conducted            acquainted and make memo-                 Are you looking for your         Pool! So register by July 17 and
their fourth annual cousins         ries. A part of the program is to     child to make a comeback this        get ready for a cute and exciting
camp last week.                     let them learn about missions.        year or do you want to see a new     evening.
   The camp included placing            They gather each year at the      winner?                                  The contest will take place at
treasure hunt items around          home of Bobbye and Sam Austin             Are you looking to make your     the Morrilton City Pool on July
town at a bank, post office,        in Bell’s Chapel.                     child a winner and allow him or      21, starting at 6 p.m.                                                                       RUSSELLVILLE
donut shop, the home of uncle           A part of this year’s event was   her to have fun while competing?         Please pick up applications
J.L. Austin and at Ada’s Bell’s     use of the Amazing Race theme,            Then, whatever the case may      and rules from the Morrilton
Chapel Assembly of God              which included a fund-raiser at       be, bring out your 2-5 year olds,    City Hall or the Morrilton City
Church.                             the Pottsville Assembly of God        boy or girl, nieces, grandsons, or   Pool. Applications may also be                                                       Seeking Relatives
   The purpose of the annual        Church, where Sam is pastor.          even your cousins, to the annual     e-mailed. For more information,
                                                                          Baby Bathing Beauty Contest!         questions, or concerns, please
                                                                                                                                                                                                        My name is Luanne Mont-
Spam Casserole...                      “Well, one of the specimens            This year will be filled with    contact Tai’ Canady by e-mail                                                        gomery Franks. My father
                                                                                                                                                                                                    and mother were Lawrence
                                    tested positive for Alzheimer’s       acts, music, and even a perfor-      at taicanady23@hotmail.com or
   The phone rings and the          and the other one tested positive     mance from the great staff of        call the Morrilton City Pool and                                                     and Lucy Kelley Montgom-
lady of the house answers,          for HIV. We can’t tell which is       lifeguards at the Morrilton City     ask for Tai’ at (501) 354-9797.                                                      ery who lived on Petit Jean.
“Hello.”                            which.”                                                                                                                                                             I am looking for any rela-
   “Mrs. Sanders, please.”
   “Speaking.”
                                       “That’s dreadful! Can you do
                                    the test again?” questioned Mrs.
                                                                          Atkins EH Club holds meeting                                                   The Atkins Nursing & Reha-                 tives of my ancestors. My
                                                                              The Atkins Extension Home-       Red Cross Blood Drive, making         bilitation Center’s employee of                great-grandmother           was
   “Mrs. Sanders, this is Doctor    Sanders.
                                                                          makers Club will meet on Tues-       items for nursing home patients,      the month is Mandy Slaughter,                  Josaphine “Josie” Tinsey Pat-
Jones at Saint Agnes Labora-           “Normally we can, but MEDI-
tory. When your husband’s           CARE will only pay for these          day, July 19, at the Pope County     providing school supplies, knit-      LPN. She has been employed at                  terson/Wolf/Staggs/Porter.
                                                                          Extension Office conference          ting caps and making pillows for      the Center for over two years.                 She had a sister named Mary
doctor sent his biopsy to the lab   expensive tests once.”
last week, a biopsy from another       “Well, what am I supposed to       room, 105 West “B” St., Russell-     cancer patients and the Arkan-                                                       Moore; a daughter that lived
Mr. Sanders arrived as well...      do now?”                              ville, at 7 p.m. Anyone who is       sas Children’s Hospital and             Our dessert trays                            in Tulsa, Mrs. John Hollis; and
We are now uncertain which             “The     MEDICARE        help      interested is invited to attend.     providing birthday parties and                                                       two other daughters, Mrs. W.
one belongs to your husband.        desk recommend that you               The program will be “Update of       entertainment each month to a                                     make               T. Hulsey and Velma Smith.
Frankly, either way the results     drop your husband off some-           the Dietary Guidelines.”             nursing home.                                                    perfect             Josie’s daughter, Mary Etta,
are not too good.”                  where in the middle of town.              Atkins Extension Homemak-            EH members have the oppor-
                                                                          ers are a group of people who        tunity to participate in district                                parties             was my grandmother.
   “What do you mean?” Mrs.         If he finds his way home, don’t                                                                                                                                     I am trying to learn ANY
Sanders asks nervously.             sleep with him.                       meet monthly and learn together.     and state meetings. Club mem-                                    happen.
                                                                          They have elected officers and       bers receive a regular newslet-                                                      information about Josie or


                                                                                                                                                           herine’s
                                                                          education chairmen. The club         ter than keeps then posted on                                                        Mary Etta that I can locate,

  Happy 85th Birthday,                                                    has monthly program leaders
                                                                          who attend leader training in a
                                                                          subject and these leaders teach
                                                                          this lesson at their club meet-
                                                                                                               upcoming activities and events.
                                                                                                                   Anyone interested in being
                                                                                                               a part of the Extension Home-
                                                                                                               maker program is welcome. This
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                                                                                                                                                                                                    including any photos.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        You can e-mail me at kel-
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                                                                                                                                                                                                    my cell: 214-762-4754.
                                                                                                                                                      311 West B St. • Russellville • 967-4202
                                                                          ing. Club programs for the past      program is open to all eligible
                                                                          year were: The Mediterranean         persons regardless of race, color,
                                                                          Diet, Using Coupons to Stretch       national origin, religion, gender,
                                                                          Your Dollar, Getting Your Flower
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                                                                          Foods, and Going Green: Make
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                                                                                                                                                           +        Justin Brands are still
                                                                          are: Keeping Pesky Critters at       audiotapes, etc..) should notify
                                                                          Bay, Brain Games, Preparing for      the county Extension office (or
                                                                          a Disaster, Tiny Tastes Can Total
                                                                          Big Calories, Over the Holidays
                                                                                                               other appropriate office) as soon
                                                                                                               as possible prior to the activity.
                                                                                                                                                                     on sale at Woody’s
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Through July 16
                                                                          and more.                                Please call the U of A Divi-
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                                                                              Extension Homemaker clubs        sion of Agriculture Coopera-
                                                                          are involved in their community      tive Extension Service for more          All Justin, Tony Lama                                            he ki
   Erma Ruth (Williams) Smith                                             and county with service projects
                                                                          like the Relay for Life, working
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                       A Dazzling You                                                                               DO NOT BE FOOLED
                                 SALON                                                                                                                by big stores’ $4 prescriptions
                   204 SE 1st Street • Atkins, AR 72823                                                                                                Atkins Family Pharmacy can provide many
                              479-641-5200                                                                                                                of the same drugs for $12.99/100 count.
                    Lindsey Wilson Owner/Cosmetologist                                                                                                    At the big store you pay $4/30 tablets =
               WELCOMES                                                                                                                                                     13.33¢/tablet = $13.33
                                Katie Duvall
                                           Cosmetologist
                                                                                                                                                         Atkins Family Pharmacy gives you many
                                                                                                                                                                         of the drugs for = $12.99
                               JULY SPECIALS:
                     Happy Hour cuts all day Thursdays and                                                                                                      YOU DO THE MATH:
                                  Fridays • $8
                          Waxes: $4 • Pedicures: $25                                                                                                            WE SAVE YOU 34¢!
                         $10 off ALL chemical services                                                            • Personal service by people who know and care about you • No long waits
                          Monday: Senior Citizen day
                            • 10% OFF all services
                      Buddy Tanning Packages for 1 month                                                                                                                                         Bring your $4
                               • $40 for 2 people                                                                                                                                            (or $10) prescription

                                                                                                                              Atkins Family Pharmacy
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       WALK INS are always welcome or call and schedule your
                appointment today!! • 641-5200 •                                                                                                                                                  Transfers Welcome.
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                                                          SCHOOLSPORTS




                                                                                                             T.L. Gilmore caught this 10-pound 26-inch bass on Lake Atkins June 25. Photo courtesy of Lucky Landing.

                                                                                                             ARVAC to issue AJHS Cheerleaders selling
Recently the Hector Wildcats sponsored by Profitt Logging won first place in the AABA Teeny A district
tournament. Above from left , third row, are coaches Larry George, Will Day and Jamie Profitt; 2nd row,
                                                                                                             commodities                  sunglasses
Luke Brown, Blake George, Cache Linker, Ty Day and Gunner Garrison; front, Jacob Cheney, Joseph               ARVAC, Inc. will issue com-
                                                                                                             modities at Russellville’s Pope               The Atkins Junior High Cheer-            support of the community and
Freeman, Caleb Profitt, Jasin Bryant and Treys Smedley.                                                                                                 leaders are selling Devils sun-             look forward to a great year.
                                                                                                             County Fairgrounds, 519 South
                                                                                                             Knoxville, for one day only on July        glasses. The glasses are red and
                                                                                                             22 from 8 a.m. until noon for all          black and say “Devils” on the
                                                                                                             eligible households. Applicants            side with a devil logo. They are
                                                                                                             will need to bring total household         $5. They are a great way for the
                                                                                                             income, number in household and            students to show off their school
                                                                                                             Social Security card. All persons          spirit.
                                                                                                             that have a “Blue Card” must bring            Money raised by the cheerlead-
                                                                                                             it in order to receive commodities.        ers will help offset the cost of send-
                                                                                                                  Listed below are the income           ing them to camp this summer.
                                                                                                             guildelines, family size and               The cheerleaders appreciate the
                                                                                                             monthly income:
                                                                                                                  1 - $1,180; 2 - $1,594; 3 -
                                                                                                             $2,008; 4 - $2,422; 5 - $2,836; 6
                                                                                                             - $3,249; 7 - $3,663; 8 - $4,077.
                                                                                                                  Add $414 for each additional
                                                                                                             family member. Persons are asked
                                                                                                             to bring a sack to carry commodities
                                                                                                             in. You cannot pick up commodi-
                                                                                                             ties for more than two households.
                                                                                                             Giving this information is volun-
                                                                                                             tary. Rules for acceptance and par-
                                                                                                             ticipation in the program are the
                                                                                                             same for everyone without regard
                                                                                                             to race, color, national origin, reli-
                                                                                                             gion, age, sex or handicap.

                                                Pig Trail 5th
                                                annual MDA
Three fishermen on Lake Atkins hauled in some bigger-than-9-pound bass on July 1. Photo courtesy of
Lucky Landing.

Stuff the Bus coming to River Valley July 22-23 Fun Run
                                                 Pig Trail Harley-Davidson
                                                                      on the road to success. This is
   All children deserve to get     Stuff the Bus event. The Stuff                                            in Rogers and the Razorback
a good start to the 2011-2012      the Bus program provides chil-     made possible by donations of
                                                                      school supplies from everyone          Chapter of the Muscular Dys-
school year. For that reason,      dren in need with new school                                              trophy Association would like to
River Valley United Way is coor-   supplies to assist them with       in the community. Pope, John-
                                                                      son, and Yell county residents         invite you to participate in the 5th
dinating the seventh annual        their studies and keep them                                               Annual Harley-Davidson MDA
                                                                      can “Stuff the School Bus” on
                                                                      Friday, July 22, and Saturday,         Fun Run on Saturday, July 23rd.
                                                                                                             Registration will begin at 9 a.m.
   20 Acre Ranch Foreclosures                                         July 23, by donating school sup-
                                                                      plies which will be given to local     with the ride starting at 10 a.m.
                                                                      schools. In Johnson County,            The ride will take you on the well
                          Near Booming El Paso, Texas                 supplies will be donated to the        know “Pig Trail” and lead you
                                                                                                             back to Pig Trail Harley-Davidson
                                   Was $16,900                        Junior Auxiliary of Clarksville’s
                                                                      “School Store” program.                for a new and improved lunch
                                   Now $12,900                           School buses will be parked         setup this year “Restaurant Row”
                                                                                                             including food from Rockin’ Pig
                                                                      at the Wal-mart Supercenters
                                    $99 per month                                                            Saloon, Jack’s Catering, On the
                                                                      in Clarksville, Dardanelle and
                                                                      Russellville from 5 to 8 p.m.          Border, Marketplace Grill and
   Beautiful Views, Owner Financing, FREE Map/Pictures                on Friday and 8 to 11 p.m. on          Buffalo Wild Wings. There will

             1-800-755-8953
                                                                      Saturday for the event. Volun-         also be music, bike games and
                                                                      teers will be staffing the buses       door prizes! All proceeds will
                                                                      to assist patrons who wish to          benefit the Razorback Chapter of
                                                                      donate supplies.                       the MDA. Just $25 per rider, this
                                                                         Among the items most in             will include a t-shirt and lunch.
                                                                      need are backpacks, paper,                 For more information, please
                                                                      pens, pencils, crayons, 3-ring         contact Mellissa Wood at the
                                                                      notebooks, glue sticks, boxes of       MDA office at (479)646-0022
                                                                      tissue, colored pencils, etc.          or by e-mail mwood@mdausa.
                                                                         For more information about          org or contact Buck Blanchard at
                                                                      “Stuff the Bus” or to volunteer,       Pig Trail Harley-Davidson/Buell
                                                                      call the River Valley United Way       at (479) 636-9797 or buck@pig-
                                                                      at 479-968-5089, or visit their        trailhd.com
                                                                      website at www.rivervalleyunit-
                                                                      edway.org.


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                                                                      Farm Bureau
                                                                      leaders explore
                                                                      “New Fields”                                                                                     MODEL    ENGINE                   DECK FUEL TANK SPEED
                                                                                                                                                                       5200 Pup 30hp Kohler              52” 14.5 Gallon 10 mph
                                                                          More than 500 farm and
                                                                      ranch leaders will explore “New                                                                  6000 Pup 30hp Kohler              60” 14.5 Gallon 10 mph
                                                                      Fields” July 18-19 through speak-
                                                                      ers and workshops at Arkansas
                                                                      Farm Bureau’s 63rd annual Offi-                                                                  Prices Starting at $6,799
                                                                      cers and Leaders Conference.
                                                                      The conference will be at the
                                                                      Hot Springs Convention Center.
                                                                          The conference serves as a
                                                                      training and information event for
                                                                      local Farm Bureau leaders.
                                                                          “Keeping our leaders educated
                                                                                                              RIVER VALLEY EQUIPMENT 479-968-5900 Designed by ABOUT...the River Valley Magazine
                                                                      and abreast of current issues is a
                                                                      key component of the Officers and
                                                                      Leaders Conference,” said Randy
                                                                      Veach, Arkansas Farm Bureau
                                                                                                                We now                                                 641-7499                                    New
                                                                      president. “The conference also            have                                                                                            Specialty
                                                                      gives our leaders the opportunity
                                                                      to learn from one another.”               stuffed                                                                                           Pizzas
                                                                          The conference has several addi-                                                                                                   Taco, Barbecue
                                                                      tional activities, including keynote       crust!                                                                                     Chicken, Chicken
                                                                      speaker Rulon Gardner, Olympic

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                                                                                                               Try it today!                                                                                Alfredo & Chicken-
                                                                      gold medalist in Greco-Roman                                         502 North Church
                                                                      wrestling and Biggest Loser contes-                                                                                                      Bacon-Ranch
                                                                      tant. Gardner will share his story
                                                                      about overcoming adversity.
                                                                          Entertainment for the confer-         1       Medium Deal                       2      Large Deal                         3      Giant Deal
                                                                      ence will be provided by the band          2 - Medium Any Toppings                   2 - Large Any Toppings                         2 - Giant Any Toppings
                                                                      Exit 123.
                                                                          Several conference workshops
                                                                                                                 1 - Small Cheesestick                     1 - Medium Cheesestick                         1 - Large Cheesestick
                                                                      will be available, including:              1 - 2-Liter Drink                         1 - 2-Liter Drink                              1 - 2-Liter Drink
                                                                          • Food Security / Farm Bill.
                                                                          • Labor / Immigration Bills.
                                                                                                                 *Additional charge $
                                                                                                                 for extra cheese &  20 00                *Additional charge
                                                                                                                                                          for extra cheese &
                                                                                                                                                                             $25 00
                                                                                                                                                                                 (tax included)
                                                                                                                                                                                                     *Additional charge
                                                                                                                                                                                                     for extra cheese &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        $31 00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              (tax included)
                                                                                                                     stuffed crust    (tax included)          stuffed crust                            stuffed crust
                                                                          • Policy Development.
                                                                          • Telling Agriculture’s Story.
                                                                          • State Water Plan / Mineral          Stromboli Special                         2 for $20                                     • D I N E I N O N LY •
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Bring in this coupon and receive
                                                                      Issues.                                  1 - Medium Stromboli                      2 - Large Pizzas                                10% OFF
                                                                                                                                                                                             !




                                                                          Arkansas Farm Bureau is a                Any Toppings                              Any Toppings                                      your order between
                                                                      nonprofit, private advocacy orga-
                                                                                                               1 - Medium Fountain Drink                                                                    5 p.m. and 8 p.m. nightly.
                                                                      nization of almost 220,000 fami-                                                   $2000 *Additional charge for
                                                                      lies throughout the state working             $6 50 + tax                                      extra cheese & stuffed crust
                                                                                                                                                                                                       • D I N E I N O N LY •
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Buffet Excluded
                                                                      to improve farm and rural life.
                                                                                                                   THE ATKINS CHRONICLE • WEDNESDAY, JuLY 13, 2011                                                                                                                                                                                   •7



          CLASSIFIEDS
THE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        LegaL Notices
                                                                                                                                       PROPOSED BUDGET OF EXPENDITURES WITH TAX LEVY FOR FISCAL YEAR                                                       PROPOSED BUDGET OF EXPENDITURES TOGETHER WITH TAX LEVY FOR
                                                                                                                                               BEGINNING JULY 1, 2012 TO AND INCLUDING JUNE 30, 2013                                                      FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2012 TO AND INCLUDING JUNE 30, 2013
                                                                                                                                    The Board of Directors of Atkins School District No. 18 of Pope County, Arkansas, in                               The Board of Directors of Hector School District of Pope County, Arkansas in compli-


 Small Ads • BIG Deals • 641-7161
                                                                                                                                compliance with the requirements of Amendments No. 40 and No. 74 to the Constitution of                           ance with the requirements of Ark. Code Ann.§ 6-13-622 and Amendment 74 of the Con-
                                                                                                                                the State of Arkansas and of Ark. Code Ann. § 6-13-622 has prepared, approved and hereby                          stitution of the State of Arkansas, has prepared, approved, and does hereby make public a
                                                                                                                                makes public the proposed budget of expenditures, together with the tax rate, as follows:                         proposed budget of expenditures for the district in 2012-13 together with a supporting tax
                                                                                                                                    1.       Salary Fund Expenditures              $5,306,000                                                     rate as follows:

Manufactured Homes                                                Yard Sales                                                        2.
                                                                                                                                    3.
                                                                                                                                             Instructional Expense                 $1,183,000
                                                                                                                                             Maintenance & Operation Expense $1,001,000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  1. Salary Fund Expenditures
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  2. Instructional Expense
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    $2,800,000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       $895,000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. Non-bonded Debt Payment $ 0
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. Bonded Debt Payment         $295,863
                                                                                                                                    4.       Dedicated M & O Expense               $ -0-                                                          3. Maintenance & Operati. Exp.       $685,000     8. Building Fund Expense       $0
(AA) 3 bed 2 bath moved to your prop-            Yard Sale: Three family, Friday 7 Saturday,                                        5.       Pupil Transportation Expense          $ 733,000
erty only 12K! Won’t last. Call today!                                                                                                                                                                                                            4. Pupil Transportation Expense $300,000          9. Dedicated Maint. & Op. Exp. $ 0
                                                 7 to ? 760 Alpine Meadows Rd, on Crow                                              6.       Other Operating Expense               $ 770,000                                                      5. Other Operating Expense           $285,000
501-407-9500                 19D-tfc             Mt. Misc. household, comforters, lamps,                                            7.       Non-Bonded Debt Payment               $ 22,218
                                                 curtains, Home Interior, and boys and girls                                        8.       Bonded Debt Payment                   $ 701,615                                                      44.50 Total Mills School Tax
(AA) 2002 3B/2B 16x80 great condi-               clothes and toys.                  34-1tnc                                         To provide for the foregoing proposed budget of expenditures, the Board of Directors
tion! 22K moved to your property. Act                                                                                           proposes a total school tax rate (state and local) of 43.4 mills on the dollar of the assessed                        This represents no change from the previous year. The total tax levy proposed above
now! This home will go fast! 501-407-            Estate Sale: Friday & Saturday, 8 a.m. to 6                                    value of taxable property located in this School District. The proposed tax includes the                          includes 25.0 mills for the maintenance and operation of schools, 0 dedicated maintenance
9522                         19D-tfc             p.m. Everything must go. Items from old                                        uniform rate of tax (the “Statewide Uniform Rate”) to be collected on all taxable property in                     and operation mills dedicated for 0 purposes, and 19.50 mills for debt service previously
                                                 to new. Furniture, dishes, glass collectibles,                                 the State and remitted to the State Treasurer pursuant to Amendment No. 74 to the Arkan-                          voted as a continuing debt service tax pledged for the retirement of existing bonded
Got land for sale? We can help! We               kitchen, holiday and outdoor items. Cloth-                                     sas Constitution to be used solely for maintenance and operation of schools in the State.                         indebtedness. The district may use surplus revenues produced each year by debt service
have lots of buyers. Call us today. 501-         ing, all sizes. 1807 SW 10th St. near Lake                                     As provided in Amendment No. 74, the Statewide Uniform Rate replaces a portion of the                             millage for other purposes.
407-9366                        19D-tfc                                                                                         existing rate of tax levied by this School District and available for maintenance and opera-                          Given this 11 day of July, 2011.            HECTOR School District
                                                 Atkins, follow signs from Hwy. 64.                                             tion of schools in this District. The total proposed school tax levy of 43.4 mills includes 25.0                                                                  POPE County, Arkansas
2011 MOBILE HOME STIMULUS                                                             34-1tnc                                   mills specifically voted for general maintenance and operation and 18.4 mills voted for debt                                                                      TODD FOUNTAIN, President of Board
PACKAGE — cash for clunkers. $2500
Trade in. Landowner’s discount. 417-
                                                                       For Sale                                                 service previously voted as a continuing levy pledged for the retirement of existing bonded
                                                                                                                                indebtedness. The surplus revenues produced each year by debt service millage may be
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  TERRY EPPERSON, Secretary of Board
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      34-1tc
                                                 For Sale: Leather handcrafted billfolds and                                    used by the District for other school purposes.
414-8695                       30D-tfc
                                                 belts, and clutch purses. Also doing saddle                                        The total proposed school tax levy of 43.4 mills represents the same rate presently being
For Sale: Single wide trailer, 3 BR 2 BA,        and harness repair. 641-2366. 12-tfnc                                          collected.
new floors, new deck, must move to your                                                                                             GIVEN this 13th day of June, 2011.                                                                                                                                             Accepting Applications
land. $12,500. Please Call 479-747-5704 or       For Sale: Hand-tooled leather billfolds,
                                                                                                                                      BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF ATKINS SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 18 OF POPE COUNTY, ARKANSAS
501-652-0038.                       33-3tp       and clutch purses. Many patterns to                                                                                                          Philip Haney, President of Board
                                                 choose from. Name or initial for no extra                                                                                                     Brian Boyer, Secretary of Board
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            4 Positions
FOR SALE BY OWNER – Land/home,                   charge. Call 479-641-7097.          tfnc                                                                                                                                34-1tc
$250 deposit, quick, easy, move in.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                ADMINISTRATION/SUPERVISORY
501-513-2237.              34D-tfc               For Sale: RADA Knives, Pottsville EH                                                          Legal Notice                                               Public Notice                                                                                                  Private Christian Facility
3BD/2BA FOR SALE by owner. 501-                  Club, 968-3301.                     3-tfc                                          The following vehicles will be sold at                    Some buildings on the old Atkins Middle                                                                              Clinical Team MD, PH.d, RN, LPN,
513-2214.                  34D-tfc               For Sale: Okra, $2 a pound, bell peppers,                                      Public Auction by and at Estep Wrecker                    School Campus contain asbestos materials.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Employment | P.O. Box 99 | Harriet, AR 72639                     Med Tech, Admin & Floor Staff
                                                                                                                                Service, 5880 Hwy. 62 East, Pottsville, Ark.              However, the district has a management
1680 SFT HOME: 4 BD/2BA. Appli-                  sweet corn. 479-857-1387 Green Acres.
                                                                                                                                within 10 days for storage and tow fees.                  plan to safely control the asbestos. This plan                                                                             MAINTENANCE/GROUNDS
ances incl. CH/A. Front/back decks.                                                  33-4tp                                                                                               can be viewed at the administration office
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Employment@ChristmasGroup.net
                                                                                                                                    1999 Chevrolet, Red S-10 Vin. #1GLCS-                                                                                                                                          Handyman/Mowing/Basic Maintenance
Must sell!! 501-513-0262.  34D-tfc               For Sale: 1994 Ford Explorer, AC, new tires,                                   19WOYK141509                                              during normal business hours.
    For Sale or Rent                             runs good. For more information call 479-
                                                 331-3247.                          33-1tnc
                                                                                                                                    The sale day is July 16, 2011 at 9 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                         34-1tc
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 34-1tc                        www.ChristmasCreekVillage.com                            FLOOR ASSISTANTS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Women Campus Christian Program
For Sale: 4 choice lots at Rest Haven                                                                                                                                                           Send legals to                                                          FAX: 501-421-8098
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   No on campus applications accepted; background check required
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   MenÕs Campus Christian Program
Cemetery. 968-3301                 34-1tnc       For Sale: 1991 Oldsmobile Cutless Sierra,                                                                                                 news@atkinschronicle.com
                                                 excellent condition, one owner, low miles,          NOTICE OF QUITE TITLE ACTIONS
For Rent: 3 BR, 1 1/2 BA, CH/A, $550 month,
                                                 good gas mileage, elderly owner, no

                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Service Directory
$550 deposit. Call 479-970-5506. 31-tfc                                                         IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF POPE COUNTY
                                                 longer drives. 479-641-7480 or 479-967-                      NO. CV-2011-285
For Sale: Building by owner, 10,000 s.f.,        2491.                             33-3tnc          All persons who claim any interest in
205 NE 1st Street Atkins. 479-264-6233.                                                        the below described lands or a lien thereon
                                                 For Sale: Grumman fishing boat and            or who can set up any right to the land pur-
                                     29-tfc
                                                 trailer, with 45 horse power Mercury motor,   chased in consequence of any informality or                                                                                                FUNERAL                                                                AUTO REPAIR
For Sale: 12.1 acres with two homes, two         $1800. 479-641-2664.              34-3tnc     any irregularity connected with the sale are
wells, two septics, two barns, $75,000. Call
                                                 For Sale: Chest freezer, $100, 870-294-       hereby called upon to appear in the court and                                                                                                                                                                   Martin’s Service
479-641-1262 or 479-857-4620.       29-5tp
                                                 5363.                                 34-1tp  show cause why the title of the petitioners to
                                                                                               the above described properties should not be
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Center
For Rent: Two bedroom apartment, call
501-303-0831.                       30-tfc       For Sale: Antique wicker sofa, chair, two     confirmed.                                                                                                                                                                                                     New & Used Tires of All
                                                 tables, in Atkins, call Janelle Cawthon. Call      TRACT 1: Commonly known as 410 South                                                                                                          1401 N.Church • Atkins
For Rent: 3 BR, 1 BA, house in Hector.           850-419-4449 or 850-585-2009. 34-3tnc         Jonesboro, Russellville, Arkansas,         72801                                                                                                                                                                 Sizes • Tire Repair
All electric, central H&A. $500 MO./$500                                                       whose legal description is:                                                                   Serving Atkins since 1916                                      641-2589                                                 641-2076
deposit. 479-886-2833.             33- ?                               Wanted                       Part of the NW ¼ of the NE ¼ of Section 8,
                                                                                               Township 7 North, Range 20 West, more par-                                                              INSURANCE                                              APPLIANCES
For Rent: Available Aug. 1, Hwy. 64, His-        Want to Buy: Antique kitchen gas
                                                                                               ticularly described as follows:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   David’s
toric District Atkins, next to International
Cafe, 3,060 S.f. Commercial building.
                                                                                                      Commencing at the NE Corner of said
                                                 stove, 1950 or older, iron kitchen sink, NW ¼ of the NE ¼; thence S 01°08’25”W, along
                                                 architectural antiques. Call Mark 479- the East Line thereof, 1169.50 feet; thence S
                                                                                                                                                                                               Life • Home • Auto
                                                                                                                                                                                               • Farm • Business Seek Shelter Today!                    EHEMANN                                                    Garage
$600/$300. Call 479-264-6233.         33-tfc     264-6233, Old Bank of Atkins 10-tfc                                                                                                                Don Daily                                           APPLIANCE                                                  & Wrecker
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     641-7040
                                                                                               89°38’00”W, 12.00 feet to the Point of Begin-
For Sale: 4.98 acres, off of Hwy. 247 in
Atkins, 479-970-8304.             34-3tp                       Employment
                                                                                               ning; thence S 01°08’25” W 80.00 feet; thence
                                                                                               S 89°38’00” W, 108.00 feet; thence N 01°08’25”
                                                                                                                                                                                                    641-7868                                            Whirlpool Appliances                                        Service
                                                                                                                                                                                              425 N. Church, Atkins, AR                            106 NE 1st • Atkins 641-7037
                                                                                               E, 80 feet; thence N 89°38’00” E, 108.00 feet                                                Shelter Insurance Home Office                                                                                             14245 E. Hwy 64 • Atkins
                                                 Needed: Five housewives, part-time, to to the Point of Beginning. Containing 0.20
   Livestock & Pets                              start earning money right now. No experi-     acres, more or less. Subject to any easements
                                                                                                                                                                                                     Columbia, MO     www.shelterins.com             • SALES • SERVICE • PARTS •

                                                 ence necessary. Call 479-968-5796. 33-2tp     of record.                                                                                                                                                         BANKING
For Sale: Horse manure $10 per load,                                                                TRACT 2: Commonly known as 406 South                                                                      Greg Standridge
great for garden and yard; Registered
Appaloosa mare, rides $600; Leather
                                                                        Services               Jonesboro, Russellville, Arkansas, 72801                                                                       & Mark Coffman,
saddle $200. 641-1071        25-3tnc             Housekeeping: Dependable house-
                                                                                               whose legal description is:                                                                                        Owners
                                                                                                    Part of the NW ¼ of the NE ¼ of Section 8,
                                                 keeping, reasonable rates, excellent ref-     Township 7 North, Range 20 West, described                                                                          968-5553
A Branch of the Vine Animal Rescue:              erences. Call Tina, 479-968-6324              as beginning at a point 68 poles and 7 ½ feet
                                                                                               South from the NE Corner of said NW ¼ of the                                                  700 E. Parkway
15125 E. Hwy. 64, Atkins. Rescued pets                                             28D-13twp
need loving homes. Females have                                                                NE ¼ running West with the line of the Col-                                                     Russellville
                                                 Babysitting: Will keep little ones in-home. ored Methodist Church lot 120 feet; North 80

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Johnny’s Shop
been spayed, all have had shots and
                                                 Hot meals, snacks, age appropriate mate- feet; East 120 Feet; South 80 Feet to the Point
been wormed. Beagle puppies. Call
479-886-1845 or 641-5045.      21-tfnc           rials, time for hugs. Experienced. 479-747-3 Of Beginning.                                                                                              RICHARD PIERCE LUTCF
                                                 705.                                  34-1tp       Subject to all mineral reservations, leases,                                                                      AGENT                                                                                                             AUTO
                                                                                               and conveyances filed of record. Also subject
For Sale: Young chickens $4 each, also                                                                                                                                                                                                                 812 NORTH CHURCH                                                             UPHOLSTERY
                                                                                               to all easements and restrictions of record.                                                  Office • 479-968-1361
pigeons. 479-968-6324        33-3tnc                                                                                   Attorney for Petitioner:                                              Mobile: • 479-970-1333                                                                                                                 MINI STORAGE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ATKINS
For Sale: Registered Sheltie puppies,                                                                                           Mark J. Mobley                                                                                                                                                                       1500 W. Main • Atkins, AR
                                                                                                                                                                                           1805 East Parkway • PO Box 10400• Russellville              641-2987
$100 each, 870-428-5850      34-1tp                            510 E. 11th                                              Mobley Law Firm, P. A.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 richard.pierce@afbic.com
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           479-641-7286
                                                            Russellville•Call                                              128 East Main Street
Free: Chihuahua/Blue Heeler mix pup-                         for appointment                                             Russellville, AR 72801
pies. 870-294-5363          34-1tp                         479-967-5171 msg.
                                                  Wages revised:Layout 1 6/30/11 3:08 PM Page 1
                                                                                                                                 479-968-1412
                                                                                                                                                                                          TAXES/ACCOUNTING                                                  PHARMACIES                                                 AUTO SALES
                                                                                                                                         34-4tc
               Found                               JOHNSON SEWING MACHINE CENTER
                                                                                                                                                                                           DuVall & ForD, PllC                                                                                                STAGGS MOTORS
Found: Male puppy, blonde and white,
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Joe DuVall, CPA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Atkins Family Pharmacy                                   & Wrecker Service
medium sized, very friendly. 479-641-
                                                                                  WAGE DISPUTES?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  What you NEED, when you NEED it!
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Deborah Griffin Ford, CPA
2646.                        33-3tnc                                                                                                                                                                                                                               641-7878                                         800 West Main • Atkins
                                                                                                                                                                                                 506 N. Church • Atkins                                  24-hour service
LegaL Notices                                         Unpaid Overtime • Unpaid Commissions • Piece Wages                                                                                                    641-2500                                      408 N. Church, Atkins
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   641-2227
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      After hours call 501-329-2692
      APPROPRIATION ORDINANCE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      HOME REPAIR
              NO. 2011-0-24
    BE IT ENACTED BY THE QUORUM COURT
                                                   Unfortunately, it is not uncommon for some employers to
                                                   take advantage of its workforce by unfairly underpaying for
                                                                                                                                                                                            Robert R. Redfern                                             Elmo Haney’s                                                           BAKER
OF THE COUNTY OF POPE, STATE OF ARKAN-
                                                   labor. There are many ways that employers attempt to
                                                                                                                                                                                              & Company                                                        PHARMACY
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                ROOFING
SAS: AN ORDINANCE TO BE ENTITLED: “AN
ORDINANCE                                                                                                                                                                                   Certified Public Accountant                             24-hour prescription service
                                                   circumvent fair pay rules, most of which are illegal.
    APPROPRIATING FUNDS FROM THE
POPE COUNTY GENERAL FUND.”                                                                                                                                                                         479-641-7207                                        Store                            Home                                      479-857-0506
    SECTION 1. THERE IS HEREBY APPROPRI-           That’s where we come in - Holleman & Associate                                                                                             215 NE 1st Street • Atkins                                                                                           Rodney 501-499-1567
ATED FROM THE POPE COUNTY GENERAL                                                                                                                                                                                                                   641-1147                      970-8837                          Baker baker_roofin@yahoo.com
FUND THE SUM OF $11,685.51 TO BE USED
                                                   can make certain that the employees of Companies,
FOR THE PURPOSES AS REFLECTED BY A                 Corporations, and Government are paid for the work they do.
                                                                                                                                                                                          MONEY MANAGEMENT
BUDGET SUMMARY WHICH IS ATTACHED
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PLUMBING/ELECTRIC
                                                   No more, and certainly no less.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Roberts Roofing
HERETO AND INCORPORATED HEREIN BY
REFERENCE.                                              If you have a wage dispute question, please call                                                                                                                                           Cheek Plumbing Inc.                                                          & Repair
    DATE: 7/7/2011                                                                                                                                                                                     •Gail Murdoch
                                                                                                                                                                                                        IRAs, Roth IRAs                            Electric, Heating & Cooling
    APPROVED: JIM ED GIBSON, COUNTY
JUDGE
                                                                                                       501 975-5040                                                                            Certified Financial PlannerTM
                                                                                                                                                                                            Toll Free 877-667-1150                                 New construction-Remodeling                                                 Free Estimates
    DATE SIGNED: 7/8/2011                                              Holleman & Associate, P. A. Attorneys at Law                                                                         Securities and Investment Advisory Services offered       Residential-Commercial                                                   479-641-7416
                                                                                                                                                                                                  through St. Bernard Financial Services.
    ATTEST: LAURA McGUIRE, COUNTY                                          200 West Capitol • Suite 1620 • Little Rock 72201                                                                   Member FINRA/SIPC, AR Ins. Lic. #332949
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     licensed • bonded • insured                                We specialize in New Roofs/Tear Offs/Repairs/
CLERK                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        479-641-7992                                      Flat-Rubber/Metal Roofs/General Home Repairs
                                                                                                    jholleman@johnholleman.net
                                   34-1tc
                                                                                                   www.hollemanandassociate.com                                                                            FITNESS
               Public Notice
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            BULLDOZING                                               CONSTRUCTION
     In accordance with Federal Register,
Volume 76, No. 130, the Department of
                                                  Week of 7-4-11
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Custom Bulldozing                                       William Ehemann
Agriculture, Rural Housing Service, Rural          STATEWIDE CLASSIFIEDS                                                                                                                                                                                                 Ponds, Clearing & Roads                           Construction
Development, notice is hereby given that
applications for Housing Preservation                Call Eva or Linda at 1-800-569-8762 to place your ad here!                                                                                                                                                                     Larry                                     LOCKSMITH
Grants will be accepted until August 22,                    HELP WANTED
                                                                                                                                                                                             964-2125 •Jamie McDougal,                                                              Harris
2011, 5 p.m. local time, for qualified public
agencies, private nonprofit organizations
                                                  LEAD PRESS OPERATOR -
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                                                  cepting resumes for a lead press
                                                                                                        A BETTER OPTION
                                                                                                                                                     ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE
                                                                                                                                                     - from home. Medical * Busi-
                                                                                                                                                     ness * Paralegal * Accounting *
                                                                                                                                                                                           Strength & Conditioning Coach                                                                                                     641-2115
and other eligible entities for grants to pro-    operator to run a Goss Urbanite                                                                    Criminal Justice. Job placement
vide repairs and rehabilitation assistance to     press five days a week. Send                                                                        assistance. Computer available.
owners of single family houses, rental prop-      resume to P.O. Box 887, Rus-                           Dedicated Truck                             Financial aid if qualified. Call       GUNS/AMMUNITION                                                                                                            ADVERTISING
erties, or cooperative housing projects.          sellville, AR 72811, ATTN: Steve                       Driving Positions                           877-596-6796                                                                                     LARRY BOWDEN
     The application closing deadline is firm
as to date and hour. Rural Development will
                                                  Douthit.
                                                                                                         Predictable Work Schedule
                                                                                                                                                     www.CenturaOnline.com.                 641-2433                               We pay
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                                                           HELP WANTED -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      & Dozer Service
not consider any application that is received
after the closing deadline. Only qualified
                                                           TRUCK DRIVERS

                                                      $ SIGN-ON BONU$
                                                                                                         Experienced Truck Drivers
                                                                                                                                                        C
                                                                                                                                                            SWEET CORN
                                                                                                                                                            Taking orders now!
                                                                                                                                                           Call and Place Orders!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    $ for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    guns,             Call 641-7467
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                                                                                             Obituaries
David Craig                                                Frieda Fischer                                       Mildred Johnson Doug Price                                                                      press room. Doug enjoyed local
                                                                                                                                                                                                                stock car racing and was also a
    David L. Craig, 61, of Russell-       Frieda Scheible Fischer, 64,      brothers and sisters-in-law,            Mildred Dean Johnson, 81, of                Doug E. Price, 43, of Potts-                    NASCAR racing fan.
ville, went home to be with the       of Monticello, died Friday, July      James and Janna Scheible, and       Conway, formerly of Pottsville,             ville, died Friday, July 5, 2011 in                    He is survived by his parents,
Lord on July 9, 2011.                 8, 2011, at the Arkansas Heart        Robert and Connie Scheible, all     went to be with the Lord on Satur-          Pottsville.                                         Kenneth and Charlotte Price,
    David was born Jan. 26, 1950,     Hospital in Little Rock. She was      of Dover, a sister and brother-     day, July 2, 2011, in Conway.                   The son                                         Russellville; a brother, Alan and
in Hector, to Glen and Kathryn        born March 10, 1947, at Devine,       in-law, Louise S. and Walter            T h e                                   of Kenneth                                          wife, Christine Price, of Green-
Hallum Craig. He graduated            Texas, to Arthur Milton and           Godwin of Monticello, and six       daughter of                                 and Char-                                           brier and a niece, Grace Price, of
from Russellville High School in      Vergie May Clark Scheible. She        nephews and nieces, Malinda         Frank and                                   lotte Mash-                                         Greenbrier.
1968. David served his country        was a former case worker and          Godwin, David Godwin, Jon           Janie Kinder                                burn Price,                                            Graveside services will be at
as a Navy Corpsman with the 3rd       counselor for the State Reha-         Scheible and his wife, Jennifer,    Burris, she                                 he was born                                         9 a.m., Thursday, July 14, at Rest
Marine Division in Vietnam. He        bilitation for the blind, first in    Paul Scheible, Johannah Briscoe     was       born                              June       22,                                      Haven Memorial Park. Rever-
married Patricia Rachel in 1975.      Forrest City and later in Pine        and Laura Scheible.                 Feb. 26, 1930,                              1968, in Rus-                                       end David Downum will offici-
Their marriage was blessed with       Bluff, worked for the Southeast          Funeral services were Tues-      in Pottsville.                              sellville. He                                       ate. Burial will be by Humphrey
two sons, Joshua and Aaron.           Arkansas Human Development            day at the Shinn Chapel, with       She was of                                  was a 1986                                          Funeral Service.
David was ordained a Cumber-          Center in Warren, and taught          burial in St. Paul Cemetery near    the Freewill                                graduate of                                            Visitation will be at from 6
land Presbyterian minister in         at the Sesame School in Monti-        Dover, by Shinn Funeral Ser-        Baptist faith.                              Russellville                                        to 8 p.m., on Wednesday, at the
October 1979. He graduated from       cello, the Portland Grade School      vice of Russellville. The family    Mildred                                     High School. He had worked for                      funeral home.
Bethel University with a Bachelor     and retired from the Hamburg          will conduct a memorial service     enjoyed traveling, playing cards            DOW Chemical in Russellville                           Internet obituary and online
of Arts in 1982. David attended       School System. She was involved       in Monticello at a later date.      with her family and watching                as a machinery operator and                         guest book are available at www.
both     Memphis      Theological     with the 4-H Club and the Spe-           Memorials may be made to         Razorback basketball. Her great-            with the Couriers news in the                       humphreyfuneral.com.
Seminary and Louisville Semi-         cial Olympics, was a member of        Gideon’s International, P.O. Box    est love was spending time with
nary. During David’s service to
the Lord, he served churches in
West Tennessee, West Kentucky,
Arkansas, and East Tennes-
                                      the Southeast Arkansas Geneal-
                                      ogy Society and was a member
                                      and Elder at the Rose Hill Cum-
                                      berland Presbyterian Church at
                                                                            1604, Russellville, AR 72811-
                                                                            1604, or to the American Heart
                                                                            Association, P.O. Box 1653,
                                                                            Topeka, KS 66601-1653, or to
                                                                                                                her family, especially her grand-
                                                                                                                children.
                                                                                                                    She was preceded in death
                                                                                                                by her parents; husband Warren
                                                                                                                                                            Around the Arena
                                                                                                                                                               Jackpots                                         bring your friends.
see. Besides serving on numer-        Monticello.                           the American Diabetes Asso-         Johnson; and sister, Nona Duvall.              • The NBHA District #5 will                      The church is located at 19769
ous Presbyterial committees,              She was preceded in death         ciation, Little Rock Office, 320        Left to cherish her memory              have a barrel jackpot on Friday,                    State Hwy 154, Dardanelle.
David was elected the Modera-         by her husband, the Rev. Arthur       Executive Court, Suite 104,         are her daughter, Sharon Rietzke            July 15, at the Big Step arena in                   For more information call 479-
tor of both Memphis Presbytery        Fischer, and her father, Arthur       Little Rock, AR 72205.              and husband, Jimmy, of Green-               Benton and will have $600 in                        264-7433.
and East Tennessee Presbytery.        Milton Scheible.                         The online obituary and          brier; two grandchildren, Heather           added money. Exhibitions will                          Tip
While in East Tennessee, David            Survivors include her mother,     guestbook are available at www.     Fulmer and husband, Todd, of                start at 7 p.m. For more informa-                      • When working on collec-
served several years as Chaplain      Vergie Scheible of Dover; two         shinnfuneral.com.                   Conway, and Natalie Rietzke of              tion call Julia at 501-470-0736                     tion, too many people focus on
for the Roane County, Tennessee,                                                                                Greenbrier; four great-grand-               or go to www.arkansasnbha.                          where the horse’s head is, but
Sheriff’s Department.
    He was preceded in death by
                                                       Harriett Davidson                                        children, Evan Fulmer, Landon
                                                                                                                Fulmer, Kaylan Fulmer and Tyler
                                                                                                                                                            com.                                                the secret to achieving true
                                         Harriett Lou Davidson, 78, a          Memorials may be made to                                                        • The Coal Hill Arena will                       collection has nothing to do
his parents and his grandpar-         resident of Russellville, died Sat-   First Christian Church (Dis-        Rietzke; sister, Elease Haney of            have a barrel jackpot series on                     with where the horse carries
ents, Lytle and Bernice Kinslow       urday, July 9, 2011, at her home.     ciples of Christ), 103 South        Fordyce; brother, Robert Burris             Wednesdays, starting June 15,                       his head. Your only concern
Hallum, and Wesley David and             The funeral will be held at        Boston Avenue, Russellville,        of Texas; and numerous loving               and are BBR approved. For more                      should be with how he feels in
Lillie Gertrude Caudle Craig.         10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 13,        AR 72801; the Arkansas Hos-         nieces, nephews and friends.                information go to: www.coal-                        your hands. Collection should
    David is survived by his          2011, at Shinn Chapel with the        pice, 2405 East Parkway, Suite          Funeral services were Thurs-            hillarena.com.                                      feel light, not heavy. It’s called a
wife, Patty, of Russellville; two     Rev. Thom Walker. Burial will         3, Russellville, AR 72801; or the   day at Humphrey Chapel. Rev-                   Junior Rodeo                                     soft feel, not a soft look. So even
sons, Josh and wife, Cindy, of        be in Oakland Cemetery at Rus-        American Cancer Society, 126        erend John Greer and Pastor                    • The Atkins Riding Club                         if your horse lowers his neck
Gallatin, Tenn., and Aaron of         sellville under the direction of      Lakeview Circle, Russellville,      Duncan Cox officiated. Burial was           will have a River Valley Junior                     and tucks his head in but is still
Kingston, Tenn.; a granddaugh-        Shinn Funeral Service.                AR 72802.                           at Pisgah Cemetery in Pottsville by         Rodeo Friday, July 15, at 7 p.m.                    leaning on the bit, don’t release
ter, Gabrielle Katherine Grace           The family will receive friends       The online obituary and          Humphrey Funeral Service.                   For more information call Jim at                    the reins. Only give back to him
Craig of Knoxville, Tenn.; three      on Tuesday evening from 5 to 6        guestbook are available at www.         Memorials may be made to                479-970-1041.                                       when he softens, and as soon as
half-sisters, Denise Heimbach,        p.m. at the funeral home.             shinnfuneral.com.                   Alzheimer’s Association, 320                   Cowboy Church                                    he does, instantly reward him.
Debbie Trail, and Donna Davis;                                                                                  North Greenwood Ave, Fort Smith,               • Branded by Christ Cowboy                       Remember, horses learn from
a halfbrother, Terry Craig all of     and friends.                          Lemley Funeral of Atkins.           AR. 72901. Internet obituary and            Church meets every Sunday at                        the release of pressure, not the
West Plains, Mo.; an aunt and           Funeral services were Tues-            Online obituary and con-         online guest book are available at          8 a.m. for breakfast and ser-                       pressure itself. The quicker you
uncle, Jacky and Lila Townsell;       day at Lemley Chapel. Burial          dolences are available at www.      www.humphreyfuneral.com.                    vices at 9 a.m. and Wednesdays                      release the pressure, the faster
and numerous other relatives
                                                                                                                Rebecca George
                                      was in Palmetto Cemetery by           lemleyfuneral.com                                                               at 7 p.m. Please join us and                        he’ll learn.

                                                                                                                   Rebecca “Becky” Ander-                   Pop Tops for ACH                                               ••••••••••••
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                                                                                                                son George, 46, of Dover, died                 Pop tops from aluminum cans
                                                                                                                Sunday, July 10, 2011, at the are being saved for the Ronald                                                                                    968-3434

   for being chosen District Farm Family.                                                                       home of her brother.                                                                                                                starting Friday, July 15
                                                                                                                                                            McDonald house in Little Rock.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Tues - Sun Matinees
                                                                                                                   She was born Jan. 24, 1965,                 Anyone wanting to help can                                                    1 & 3:30 p.m. Starting July 1
                                                                                                                at Fort Worth, Texas, to Leonard drop off pop tops (from alumi-                                                                     $5 Bargains Monday
    We’re behind you all the way to state!                                                                      Anderson, Jr. and Syble Francis num cans) at The Atkins Chron-                                                               Green Lantern, Cars 2, Larry Crowne, Bad Teacher, Horrible Bosses,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Zookeeper, Winnie the Pooh
                                                                                                                Snoddy Anderson. She was a icle.
                                                                                                                former substitute teacher for the                                                                                                 Monte Carlo (PG)
                                                                                                                                     Clarksville locations
                                                                                                                                                                                     SUMMER
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Nightly 7:00 • Matinee 1:00
                                                                                                                Dover School System.                    ation                                                                                      Super 8 (PG-13)
                                                                                                                   She was preceded in deathformsite:
                                                                                                                                            ore in by
                                                                                                                                      For m our Web            m                     CLASSES                                                               Nightly 9:35 • Matinee 3:35
                                                                                                                her father.
                                                                                                                                          to             io.co                   Age 18 months - adult                                                   Bad Teacher (R)
                                                                                                                   Survivors include go daugh-d
                                                                                                                                       her WJstu                                                                                                   Nightly 7:10 & 9:40 • Matinee 1:10 & 3:40
                                                                                                                ter and son-in-law,ww.D968-1620
                                                                                                                                    w Mia and
                                                                                                                                                       or Call
                                                                                                                                                                                  Call 968-1620                                                       Zookeeper (PG)
                                                                                                                Dustin White of Atkins; Mia’s                     www.DWJstudio.com                                                                    Nightly 7:05 & 9:30 Matinee 1:05 & 3:30
                                                                                                                father, Billy George and his
                                                                                                                wife, Shauna; her mother, Syble
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Horrible Bosses (R)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Nightly 7:05 & 9:35 • Matinee 1:05 & 3:35
                                                                                                                Anderson of Russellville; two
                                                                                                                                                                North Plaza Cinema                                                           Transformers: the Moon (PG-13)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Dark of
                                                                                                                brothers and a sister-in-law,
                                                                                                                Joseph and Daisy Anderson of                    1515 N. Business 9, Morrilton                                                            Nightly 7:00 & 9:50 • Matinee 1:10

                                                                                                                Dover, and Timothy Anderson of
                                                                                                                                                               Adults $6, children $4 & $4 matinee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Disney’s Cars 2 (G)
                                                                                                                Russellville; a sister, Nina Gail                                                                                                    Nightly 7:10 & 9::35 • Matinee 1:10 & 3:35
                                                                                                                Anderson of Heber Springs; a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Harry Potter&& theHallows y 3D&(PG-13)
         Fleet Tire &
                                                                                                                                                                          501-354-3803                                                                Deathl
                                                                                                                grandson, Gabriel Lewis White;                              July 15-21
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Nightly 7:00 9:40 • Matinee 1:00 3:40
                                                                                                                nine nephews and nieces, and                  summer Matinees, tues. & thurs.,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                & theHallows y (PG-13)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Harry Potter9:40 • Matinee 1:00 & 3:40
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Deathl


       Retreading, Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                    1:30 p.m. began June 7
                                                                                                                three grand-nephews and grand-
                                                                                                                nieces.                                           Harry Potter (PG-13)                                                           Nightly 7:00 &

                                                                                                                   Funeral services will be 2                                                                                                     Winnie the Pooh (G)
                                                                                                                                                                    Zoo Keeper (PG)
       (479) 880-0146                                                                                           p.m., Wednesday, July 13, at the                                                                                                       Nightly 7:05 • Matinee 1:05 & 3:35
                                                                                                                Shinn Chapel. Burial will be                        Mon-thurs 7; Fri 7 & 9:15;                                                 Green Lantern (PG-13)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Nightly 9:35 • Matinee NOt sHOWN
                                                                                                                at Robertsville Cemetery near                             sun 2:30, 5 & 7

                7118 Hwy. 64 E                                                                                  Jerusalem, by Shinn Funeral
                                                                                                                                                                  Transformers (PG-13)                                                            Larry Crowne (PG-13)
                                                                                                                Service of Russellville.                                Mon--sat 7 p.m.;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Nightly 7:00 & 9:30 • Matinee 1:00 & 3:30

          I-40 Exit 88 • Pottsville, AR                                                                            Online obituary/guestbook:                              sun 2:30 & 7;                                           Transformers: the Moon3D (PG-13)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Dark of
                                                                                                                www.shinnfuneral.com.                            www.northplazacinema.com                                                                Nightly 7:00 & 9:50 • Matinee 1:10

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       Congratulations!
          2011 Pope County
            Farm Family

          Now Western
      District Farm Family !!




                                                                                        The Leslie and Melissa Oates Family
                                                                                            Western District Farm Family 2011
           Melissa and Leslie
                 Oates
                                                                                                                                           We hope you
                                                                                                                                           advance all
                                                                                            Locally owned for the benefit of those served!
                                                                                A customer Owned      2797 East Parkway
                                                                                     Business


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