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Two Charged With Murder

Updated: Apr 17, 2015 4:56pm

Joseph Oliah Hals Brown, 32, and Nick Charles Stoicu III, 39, both of Mena, are facing first degree murder and other charges in connection with the shooting death of 60-year old Ritchie Lee Lynch...

<p>Pocahontas (Karly Reid) is returned to her father, Chief Powhatan (James Ray) by Captain John Smith (Hayden Woodhull) during a production of the play Pocahontas by the Booneville High School Drama and Choral departments. A portion of the play was performed in a private setting for Booneville Junior High Students and will be for high school and elementary students tomorrow. Public performances are set for 7 p.m. Friday, April 18 and 2 p.m., Sunday April 20, in the BHS auditorium. The play is directed by Doug Sanders.</p>

Pocahontas

Apr 16, 2015 11:08am

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<p><strong>Cleaning up</strong>. Connie Watson surveys the damage done by raccoons inside the Second Street Market early Wednesday morning. The animals apparently entered the building from the roof and fell through a ceiling tile.</p>

Raccoons Break Into Local Store

Feb 17, 2015 2:59pm

Connie Watson had always thought a raccoon was “cute.”

She changed her mind last week when a couple of coons “broke in” Second Street Market and damaged a good portion of her inventory.

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Tax Vote Generating Little Activity

Feb 17, 2015 2:59pm

To say there has been little fanfare would be an understatement.

Less than three weeks before a March 10 election to decide if Booneville’s one percent sales tax will be renewed for another...

<p><strong>Shave For A Haircut</strong></p><p>About two months ago Booneville girls head basketball coach Jason Wallace told his team they could shave his head as soon as they won a game. Tuesday the Lady Cats beat 51-50 and on Wednesday, Wallace handed over the razor. Above Maria Newman (from left), Alley Vaught and Josie Killian nervously work around Wallace’s ears. At halftime of Tuesday’s win, which ended a 41-game losing streak, one player reminded her teammates if they could keep it together for another half, Wallace was getting a haircut.</p>

Coach Haircut

Feb 17, 2015 2:58pm

Shave For A Haircut

About two months ago Booneville girls head basketball coach Jason Wallace told his team they could shave his head as soon as they won a game. Tuesday the Lady Cats beat...

History Revised, Oliver Out As President

Feb 17, 2015 2:58pm

Through a move which would please Orwell’s Big Brother, the Booneville School Board has a new president.

During its regular monthly meeting Tuesday, on a motion by Todd Preston, rescinded...

Quorum Court Approves Architecture Firm, Jail Study

Feb 17, 2015 2:57pm

The Logan County Quorum Court voted unanimously last week to hire an architectural firm to do a study about building a new county jail.

The meeting was held at the Logan County Courthouse in...

Convicted Sex Offender Charged With Rape

Feb 17, 2015 2:57pm

A 34-year-old Paris man has been charged with raping an 8-year-old female, according to documents filed with the 15th Judicial District Circuit Clerk’s office in the Logan County Courthouse.

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<p><strong>Change In The Weather</strong></p><p>After unseasonably warm weather earlier in the week, temperatures plummeted over the weekend and Sunday evening brought a wintry mix of rain, freezing rain, sleet and snow flurries to South Logan County. The icy conditions were not an issue for schools as both Booneville and Magazine had the day off for winter break and President’s Day, respectively.</p>

Hello Winter

Feb 17, 2015 2:56pm

Change In The Weather

After unseasonably warm weather earlier in the week, temperatures plummeted over the weekend and Sunday evening brought a wintry mix of rain, freezing rain, sleet and...

Suspects Identified In Mailbox Vandalism Case

Feb 17, 2015 2:56pm

Five suspects were interviewed last week in connection with about 30 recent mailbox bashings in south Logan County.

Booneville Police Department Chief Al Brown said investigators identified...

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Bank Robbery Suspect Arraigned

Feb 10, 2015 11:07pm

The man accused of robbing the First Western Bank East Branch on Jan. 22 was arraigned in Booneville Friday morning.

Public defender Tyler Barham was appointed to represent David Stephan...

Reward Offered In Bald Eagle Shooting Case

Feb 10, 2015 11:06pm

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission are seeking information about the shooting of a bald eagle, which was found on the Arkansas River in Logan County....

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