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<p><strong>Back To The Future</strong></p><p>The Booneville senior high Bearcats and the little league teams raise their helmets in a team huddle after the teams scrimmaged against each other in the annual Purple-Gold games Friday night on the school’s junior high practice field.</p>

Purple-Gold Scrimmage

Aug 20, 2014 8:13am

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The Booneville senior high Bearcats and the little league teams raise their helmets in a team huddle after the teams scrimmaged against each other in the annual Purple-...

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County Sales Tax Receipts Up Over Last Year

Jul 15, 2014 11:58pm

Sales tax receipts in Logan County for the first six months of the year continue to show an increase over the same period in 2013.

According to information provided by County Treasurer...

Superintendent Addresses Teacher Insurance

Jul 15, 2014 11:57pm

Booneville Schools Superintendent John K. Parrish told the Booneville School Board last week he could see a rumored push for the state to stop handling the insurance portion of teacher benefits....

Petition On Statewide Alcohol Sales Meets Initial Signature Count

Jul 10, 2014 11:55am

LITTLE ROCK — A ballot proposal to allow alcohol sales in every county in Arkansas has met the initial signature requirement, Secretary of State Mark Martin’s office said Wednesday.

Martin’s...

<p><strong>Setting up early</strong>. Brett Glover of Premier Pyrotechnics checks the shells for the firework show held at Bearcat Stadium on July 3.</p>

Fireworks Show Held On 3rd

Jul 08, 2014 5:47pm

Booneville City Ordinance No. 583 states it is unlawful to discharge fireworks inside the city limits of Booneville except on July 4th between the hours of 11 a.m. and 10:30 p.m.

However,...

<p><strong>Big check</strong>. Boys &amp; Girls Club members and Booneville Elementary School officials pose with a $150,000 check representing the first installment of a 21st Century Community Learning Center Grant Monday morning. The grant could total $660,000 over five years.</p>

School Lands Grant That Could Be Worth $660,000

Jul 08, 2014 5:46pm

The Booneville School District has learned it has been named the recipient of a 21st Century Community Learning Center (CCLC) Grant that could total $660,000 over the next five years.

Funded...

<p><strong>Wanted</strong>. Missing inmate Timothy “Bo” Buffington is shown on the left in a prison photo from 2012. The photo on the right is a Department of Corrections time-progression photo of what he might look like with beard and hair growth since his escape. (Submitted Photo)</p>

Escaped Murderer Still Loose

Jul 08, 2014 5:46pm

Booneville Police Department Chief Al Brown said Monday a BPD officer was told last week that escaped murderer Timothy “Bo” Buffington was hiding out in the Sugar Grove area until things died down...

How Wet Was June?

Jul 08, 2014 5:46pm

Two years ago July began with the area in the grips of a drought and a burn ban that had been in effect for more than a month and had wiped out fireworks displays.

July 2014 began Tuesday on...

<p><strong>Festival ready</strong>. Dr. Michael Miranda of Booneville blows a shofar like one that was blown in Israel to signal various feasts at a meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Booneville last week.</p>

Local Doctor Experiences Roots Of Christianity

Jul 08, 2014 5:46pm

Dr. Michael Miranda of Booneville believed he had a good grip on the Bible, the Word of God, so he asked God to make him better understand the roots of Christianity.

The personal journey...

Paris Man Charged With Rape

Jul 08, 2014 5:45pm

A 36-year-old Paris man has been charged with rape and sexual assault in the second degree after his 13-year-old stepdaughter told investigators that he “put his finger inside her,” according to...

Legalized Marijuana Push Falls Short

Jul 08, 2014 5:05am

Legalized marijuana push falls short

By Chad Hunter

Times Record • chunter@swtimes.com

Supporters of legalized medical marijuana in Arkansas said Monday they lacked enough...

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