The Magnolia Police Department is investigating a shooting in the early morning hours Monday that left one person wounded. According to Detective Colton Burks, the incident occurred around 12:40 a.m. on East McNeil Street. Burks said the shooting did not occur at any particular residence, but was in the street. One individual was injured and
The sheriff’s office reminds citizens to be aware of scams during the holiday season. Sheriff Mike Loe said that three white males and one black male have been seen driving three white dump trucks and stopping at residences, asking if occupants need gravel or would like purchase the gravel in the trucks. Once they unload the gravel, they will
The SAU basketball teams play this afternoon at Southeastern Oklahoma State University. The ladies tip off at 1:00, followed by the men at about 3:00. You can hear both games live on Magnolia’s Country 99.1 and online at MagnoliaRadio.com. The broadcast begins at 12:50.
The SAU volleyball team is playing for a Great American Conference Tournament championship this afternoon in Hot Springs. The Lady Muleriders beat Arkansas Tech in 4 sets Friday in one of the semifinals. The Golden Suns were the regular-season champions. The championship match begins at 2:00. SAU’s opponent is Southwestern Oklahoma State.
A man was sentenced to a total of 16 years in the Arkansas Department of Corrections Thursday in Columbia County Circuit Court. David Wesson II pleaded true to allegations that he violated his probation. He had also previously pleaded guilty to possession of controlled substance (cocaine) with intent, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Wesson
The SAU basketball teams were in Ada, Oklahoma for their first Great American Conference games of the season. The Lady Muleriders won 63 to 59 at East Central, and the Muleriders were 85 to 70 winners. Rosa Bryant and Aleeya Harris led the Lady Muleriders…Bryant had 20 points and 9 rebounds; Harris had 19 points and 11 rebounds. The
The Magnolia High School basketball teams opened their season Thursday with wins at home against Fordyce. The Lady Panthers won 46 to 31; they got 19 points from Lily Moore. The Panthers won 61 to 41; they were led by Greg Martin with 16 points and Derecus Walker with 14. The Panthers and Lady Panthers play Tuesday at Hamburg.
Four SAU volleyball players earned All-GAC honors this year. Serena LeDuff was named to the first team and Newcomer of the Year. Taylor Reaume and Hannah Rice received second-team honors, and Alli O’Banion received honorable mention. Emilie Aase was named the Crafton Tull Elite Scholar, and Rice was among the Distinguished Scholars. SAU is
The Magnolia High School basketball teams begin their season tonight. They play at home against Fordyce. The varsity girls tip off at 5:00, followed by the varsity boys.
The SAU basketball teams begin conference play tonight at East Central University in Ada, Oklahoma. The ladies tip off at 5:30, followed by the men at about 7:30. You can hear both games live on Magnolia’s Country 99.1 and online at MagnoliaRadio.com. The broadcast begins at 5:20.