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<p><strong>Stopover. </strong>A half dozen vintage airplanes dropped in at the Booneville Airport Sunday morning. The troupe was en route to their home base in Houston after having performed at an Air Adventure show in Oskhosh, Wisc. The planes, some of which have appeared in films, are T 6 World War II planes, which are used to represent both the US planes of the era and the Japanese Zero planes. Among the planes was the winner for Best of Show in Oskkosh (above). The plane is a 1944 T-6F owned by Lanny Parcel of Justin, Texas.</p>

Stopover

Jul 28, 2015 3:05pm

Stopover. A half dozen vintage airplanes dropped in at the Booneville Airport Sunday morning. The troupe was en route to their home base in Houston after having performed at an Air Adventure show...

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Jul 28, 2015 3:05pm

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<p>Never Too Old</p><p>R.J. Haynes stopped by the Arctic Fox Shaved Ice stand located on Highway 10 Wednesday afternoon to beat the head with a tiger blood snocone. Haynes, who graduated from Booneville High School in May, said you’re never too old for a snocone.</p>

Never Too Old

Jul 01, 2015 5:06am

Never Too Old

R.J. Haynes stopped by the Arctic Fox Shaved Ice stand located on Highway 10 Wednesday afternoon to beat the head with a tiger blood snocone. Haynes, who graduated from...

“Drive Sober” Campaign Set For Weekend

Jul 01, 2015 5:06am

Local law enforcement will increase its presence on area roads during the Fourth of July holiday as part of the statewide Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign.

Data from the National...

<p><strong>One lane road</strong>. Heavy rainfall during May caused this section of Highway 23 just north of Chismville in Logan County to give way creating a single lane of traffic. The damage was part of an estimated $278,690 in damages to roads and bridges in Logan County attributed to the flooding.</p>

Emergency Official Estimate Road, Bridge Damage In County At $278,690

Jul 01, 2015 5:06am

The Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM), working with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and local emergency management coordinators, completed preliminary assessments...

<p><strong>Still standing</strong>. Completed in 1962, the former Booneville Community Hospital, though unused, will continue to stand until at least early next year.</p>

Old Hospital To Remain Until At Least Next Year

Jul 01, 2015 5:06am

Booneville Mayor Jerry Wilkins said last week he would not classify the former home of Booneville Community Hospital as an eyesore, although as he stated in April, he has a desire to see building...

County Eligible For Public Disaster Assistance

Jul 01, 2015 5:06am

LITTLE ROCK — President Barack Obama on Friday approved a major disaster declaration for the state of Arkansas in response to storms, tornadoes and flooding that occurred in May and early June....

Hutchinson: State closer to resuming executions after court ruling

Jun 30, 2015 2:07pm

John Lyon

Arkansas News Bureau

LITTLE ROCK — Gov. Asa Hutchinson and Attorney General Leslie Rutledge said Monday a U.S. Supreme Court ruling upholding the use of a controversial drug...

Deputy Clerk: Office Prepared To Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

Jun 26, 2015 1:43pm

Shortly after today’s Supreme Court decision equalizing marriage rights of same-sex couples, Logan County Clerk Peggy Fitzjurls’ offices in Booneville and Paris began receiving phone calls about...

<p><strong>Call back. </strong>Alan Tripp and Lindell Upton of the Booneville Fire Department look for a heat source inside a First Street home Friday afternoon. The BFD was called back to the home due to smoke coming from the ceiling area. The BFD first responded to a fire at the home at about 4:30 a.m. Friday.</p>

Noted Volunteer Loses Home

Jun 23, 2015 12:04pm

The Booneville Fire Department responded to house fires twice in the span of less than 24 hours Friday and Saturday mornings.

A fire gutted the First Street home of Valerie Jeremiah at about...

BHDC Supporters Sending Message

Jun 23, 2015 12:04pm

Booneville Development Corporation/South Logan County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Stacey McCollough last week implored area residents to contribute to an email campaign asking Phyllis...

<p><strong>Renovated</strong>. The roof has been replaced, all stained glass windows have been renovated and brickwork has been re-pointed at the First United Methodist Church. A re-dedication, reunion with a potluck meal is planned for Sunday at the church.</p>

Methodists To Rededicate Renovated Historic Church

Jun 23, 2015 12:03pm

Though not quite finished, Pastor Geral Holloway and the congregation of First United Methodist Church are ready to show off the renovation of their church and is planning a potluck/family reunion...

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