OCSD Deputy Cecilia Boatner
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Ozark County Sheriff’s Deputy Cecilia Boatner was dispatched to an Isabella residence on Highway 160 at 6:18 p.m. July 15 when someone called 911 to report that a 28-year-old man had overdosed on opioids.  When she arrived on scene, the individual was unresponsive, blue in color and had a weak...
The Ozark County Sheriff’s Department is currently working toward repairing and reusing a large, 500-gallon gasoline tank on the jail property to...
July 21, 2021, 9:44 AM
Ozark County Sheriff Cass Martin and OCSD administrative assistant Curtis Ledbetter attended this week’s commissioners’ meeting to discuss bids on a...
July 21, 2021, 9:40 AM

Clarkridge, Arkansas, resident Kathy Farris, recently named the 2020 Earnest Perry Retired Staff Honoree by the Baxter County Education Foundation, is shown here with her family. Seated, from left: Owen Kraft, Anna Kraft, Kathy Farris, Gerald Farris. First row, standing: Karley Farris, Addison Farris, Macy Farris, Graham Cullipher, Jeb Cullipher, Landon Perry, Misty Perry, Miles Foster, Amy Britt, Larissa Dihel, Lyndee Combs, Lacie Foster, Farris Foster, Moriah Combs and Kennedy Combs. Back: Nathan Farris, Hunter Perry, Granville Perry, Alexus Perry, Dylan Cullipher, Jake Britt.
Clarkridge, Arkansas, resident Kathy Farris was recently named the 2020 Earnest Perry Retired Staff Honoree by the Baxter County (Arkansas) Education...
July 21, 2021, 9:33 AM

OCSD Deputy Cecilia Boatner
Ozark County Sheriff’s Deputy Cecilia Boatner was dispatched to an Isabella residence on Highway 160 at 6:18 p.m. July 15 when someone called 911 to report that a 28-year-old man had overdosed on opioids.  When she arrived on scene, the individual was unresponsive, blue in color and had a weak...
July 21, 2021

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  • July 21, 2021
     Ruby N. Jones, 73, of Theodosia, died July 17, 2021, at her daughter’s home in Springfield surrounded by her family. No services are planned at this time.She was born July 11, 1948, in...
  • July 21, 2021
     Funeral services for Linda Joyce Smith, 54, of Sycamore, were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at Clinkingbeard Funeral Home in Gainesville with Davin Friend officiating. Mrs. Smith died...
  • July 21, 2021
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  • Valedictorian Hailee Collins. Photos by Amy Ingalsbe.
    May 26, 2021
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  • Trevor Mansker was named 2021 Lutie salutatorian. Mansker finished his education in March and left soon after for recruit training in the United States Navy. His foster mother and Lutie teacher Kathalee Cole, pictured below, gave his speech to the graduation audience.
    May 26, 2021
    Seven Lutie High School seniors graduated during the 2021 commencement exercises held May 22 in the Lutie School gym.   Commencement address by Gary ArthaudRetired Lutie High School...

  • The Gainesville High School Bulldogs beat the Seymour Tigers on Friday, May 21, to bring home the school’s first district championship in 30 years. The Bulldogs went on to play Richland for the sectional title on Monday, May 24, and rolled over the Bears 11-1. Gainesville is hosting the regional game at 5:30 p.m. today, Wednesday, May 26, and will take on the Marionville Comets. Members of the Bulldogs team are, from left, (front row) Wyatt Alms, Danny Sherry, Camden Evans, Jarett Hogan, Jake Leeker, Wyatt Walker, Dymon Van Eperen, Brady Myers; (back row) Nathan Kiger, coach Blake Hobbs, Briar Walrath, Andrew Hambelton, Landry Jenkins, Bryce Hambelton, Aden Yarger, Daden House, Kannon Morrison, Cooper Friend, Bryant Neel, assistant coach Austin Thompson and Bryson Martin. Photo courtesy of Karla Smith.
    May 26, 2021
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