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Dunn Pleads Guilty; Gets 30 Years

There was a surprise ending to Thursday’s Circuit Court proceedings. 22 year old Byron Lavell Dunn entered into a plea agreement with the state. Dunn’s charges stemmed from a shooting in August 2014 in the VFW building. Two men were killed in that shooting; Dunn was charged in the death of SAU football player Brandon Hobdy. Dunn was

MHS and SAU Weekend Games

The Magnolia High School baseball and softball teams play at Hot Springs Lakeside at 4:30 today. You can hear the Panther game on KVMA 630 and 107.1 FM. The broadcast begins at 4:10. The SAU baseball and softball teams face Arkansas Tech. The second-place Lady Muleriders take on the first-place Golden Suns in Russellville. They have a

Magnolia Police Report

A Magnolia man has been arrested in Miller County for a local car theft. Magnolia Police say that a local business owner reported a vehicle stolen from his property on March 21st. Officers said they were able to identify the driver as 45 year old Dexter Harper. Harper was taken into custody by Miller County authorities on April 1st. He is

Area 15 Special Olympics this Saturday

The Area 15 Special Olympics are this Saturday, April 9th, at Magnolia High School’s Panther Stadium.  The parade of athletes begins at 8:30 a.m., followed by opening ceremonies. The competition starts around 9:00 a.m. Saturday.  Games should conclude around 12:30.  Friends and family are invited to cheer on athletes from Area 15…that

Emerson Elementary Kindergarten Enrollment Clinic

Emerson Elementary School will hold its annual kindergarten enrollment clinic on April 7, 2016 from 5:30 – 6:00 pm. Children who will be five years old on or before August 1, 2016 and live in the Emerson School District need to be registered. The clinic will be held in the elementary library. Children will not need to attend this

SAU Baseball Team Won Series At Harding

The SAU baseball team came away with a 5-3 win Monday afternoon at Harding University in Searcy. With Monday’s win, the Muleriders won the series, 2 games to 1. SAU jumped out to the early lead Monday with 3 runs in the second inning. Billy Germaine made it 4-0 with a solo home run in the third. Harding chipped away at the lead with single

SAU Softball Team Wins In Shut Out AT Harding

SAU softball pitcher Kimmy Beasley is the Great American Conference Pitcher of the Week. Beasley had 2 complete-game shut-out wins in the Harding series; also a save. It’s the 3rd Pitcher of the Week for Beasley this season. The second-place Lady Muleriders travel to first-place Arkansas Tech Friday and Saturday.