Mountain Home Newswire

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  1. Engagement: Larkin McDaniel & Beau SissonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Baxter Bulletin

    Mountain Home, AR, announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Larkin Dunedin McDaniel of Mtn. Home, to Beau Jeffery Sisson of Soldotna, Alaska, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Sisson of ...


  2. Nativity scene at courthouse gone for goodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 26 | NWAonline

    ... "persons of all faiths, as well as no faith at all." The Nativity scene had been displayed on the grounds in Mountain Home for more than 40 years, the county judge said. He wouldn't comment further on his decision Wednesday and instead referred to ...


  3. ASUMH announces CNA graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | KAIT-TV

    MOUNTAIN HOME, AR - Arkansas State University-Mountain Home recently held a ceremony honoring graduates of its Certified Nursing Assistant program. The graduates completed 99 hours of course work within four weeks.


  4. Baxter County will go secular with courthouse Christmas display, no Nativity sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Arkansas Times

    ... the Nativity scene or open the grounds other expressions. The Nativity scene was erected annual by its owner, Mountain Home lawyer Rick Spencer. The county tried to find a loophole to continue to have it, but no other expressions, by leasing space ...


  5. Police: Man with knife forced way into ex-girlfriend's apartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    MOUNTAIN HOME, AR - Police arrested a man accused of forcing his way into the apartment of his former girlfriend and threatening her with a knife. Mountain Home Police Chief Carry Manuel states that John Rick, 46, of Mountain Home was arrested Saturday night following the incident.


  6. Author Interview: Annie England Noblin, Author of SIT! STAY! SPEAKRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Writer's Digest

    ... Missouri State University and currently teaches English and communications for Arkansas State University in Mountain Home, Arkansas. She spends her free time playing make-believe, feeding stray cats, and working with animal shelters across the ...


  7. Dam rehab to bring closed roads, traffic delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    MOUNTAIN HOME, AR - Rehab work on a Region 8 dam will mean a few traffic troubles for area motorists. The Corps of Engineers will close one lane of Highway 178 across Bull Shoals Dam on Nov. 30 and then close both lanes Dec. 1-2 to install equipment to refurbish the tainter gates, according to a news release from the corps.


  8. Hit and run investigation continues, reward increasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Nearly a month after a fatal hit and run, investigators hope a significant reward will help them solve the case. On Nov. 3, Douglas Foreman, 63, of rural Mountain Home was hit and killed while riding his bicycle on Old Military Road.


  9. TecumsehRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 14 | Douglas County Herald

    ... service Wednesday, Nov. 18. We welcome all the churches in the area. Edith McKinnon saw her doctor in Mountain Home, Arkansas, as she had an ear infection and also discomfort in her bronchial tubes and lungs. Gary Hoornstra has been working for her ...


  10. Brutal terrorist attack inspires rejection of those fleeing brutal terroristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    ... the constitutionality of a Nativity scene displayed during the holidays on the Baxter County courthouse lawn. Mountain Home resident Dessa Blackthorn, aided by the American Humanist Association, sued the county after a local judge refused to allow ...


  11. Harps Expands in Face of CompetitionRead the original story

    Monday Nov 16 |

    ... 65 and 412/62 in the Bellefonte community southeast of Harrison. New stores opened during the past year in Mountain Home and in Poplar Bluff - the ninth in Missouri. Harps also has nine stores (one a Price Cutter Food Warehouse) in Oklahoma, and ...


  12. 3 arrests made in arson-murder case, sheriff saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | NWAonline

    Baxter County authorities have made arrests in connection with a Nov. 7 arson that claimed the lives of an elderly couple. Nicholas Roos, 24, and Mikayla Mynk, 20, both of Gassville and Zach Tyler Grayham, 23, of Mountain Home were arrested on capital murder charges in the deaths of 75-year-old Donald Rice and 71-year-old Ladonna Rice, the Baxter County sheriff's office announced Monday.


  13. Sheriff to announce arrests in Baxter Co. arson, murder investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | KAIT-TV

    BAXTER COUNTY, AR - A local sheriff's office will be holding a news conference Monday in regards to a murder, arson case. Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery says the meeting will take place at 2 p.m. at the sheriff's office in Mountain Home.


  14. County judge unsure of response after Nativity scene rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 14 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. - Baxter County Judge Mickey Pendergrass says he's not sure yet what the county will do now that a federal judge has ruled a Nativity scene on the courthouse lawn violates the Constitution.


  15. Judge: Courthouse nativity scene violates First AmendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | KCEN

    A federal judge ruled on Thursday that Baxter County in Arkansas violated the First Amendment by displaying a nativity scene on courthouse grounds. Judge Timothy L. Brooks decided in favor of theAmerican Humanist Association and Mountain Home resident Dessa Blackthorn in the Nativity scene case against Baxter County and County Judge Mickey Pendergrass.


  16. Federal judge rules against courthouse nativity sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | Jurist

    The lawsuit was filed by the American Humanist Association [advocacy website] on behalf of a Mountain Home resident. The court ordered Baxter County and County Judge Mikey Pendergrass to refrain from placing any "religiously sectarian" displays on the grounds of the courthouse, or to create a public forum on displays to integrate all faiths.


  17. Anniversary: Howard Reeves & Joan ReevesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | The Baxter Bulletin

    They were married on November 27, 1955, in Mountain Home. The couple have three sons, Terry Reeves of Texarkana, Larry Reeves of Benton, and Paul Reeves of Mountain Home.


  18. Federal judge rules against Baxter County on Nativity scene lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | Arkansas Times

    ... He also said the winners were entitled to attorney fees. The Nativity scene figures have long been provided by Mountain Home lawyer Rick Spencer. Dessa Blackthorn and the American Humanist Association sued after Pendergrass refused to allow the ...


  19. The Creative Way Gov't Officials Stood Up to Atheist-Led...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 |

    ... a lawsuit on December 30, 2014, after a local resident complained that the nativity on a courthouse lawn in Mountain Home, Arkansas, was a violation of church and state. Critics specifically cited the fact that a 2013 petition to include a "Happy ...


  20. Sheriff's office to get new websiteRead the original story

    Monday Nov 9 |

    ... Sims said the agency hasn't worked on the changes or added features that he suggested several years ago. A Mountain Home, Arkansas, company, BrooksJeffrey, will charge $3,800 to set up the sheriff's website and then charge a monthly maintenance fee ...


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