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Local Districts To Present Facilities Plans

Cleveland County, Woodlawn Lay Out Plans For Improvements Over Next Six Years RISON – The Cleveland County and Woodlawn School Districts are putting the finishing touches on their respective School Facilities Master Plans before presenting them to the public for review. The Master Plan is essentially a forecast of what […]

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Delinquent Solid Waste Bills Top $173,000

Treasurer Warns Crisis Looming if Collections Do Not Improve Soon RISON – Cleveland County Treasurer Becky Tollison warns that another potential budget crisis could be looming on the horizon for Cleveland County unless some headway can be made on collecting past-due bills for the solid waste program. Tollison, whose office […]

Obituaries

Gerald Totty

James Gerald Totty, 65, of Fordyce, died Sunday, January 8, 2012. He was born August 20, 1946, at Eudora, a son of the late Cecil and Theda Eva Gage Totty. He was also preceded in death by his brothers, Cecil Gene and Charles Wayne Totty. Gerald was a deacon and […]

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James Atkins

James Alton Atkins, 75, of Benton, formerly of Warren, died Monday January 2, 2012, at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Little Rock. Born December 21, 1936, at Herbine, he was a son of the late Walter Lee Atkins and Mary Hattie Bailey Atkins. He was a retired employee of Bradley […]

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Weather, Lignite Among Stories in 2011

With 2011 now in the books, The Herald takes a look back at the top stories from Cleveland County for each month of the year: January The Cleveland County Quorum Court unanimously approves a resolution prepared by County Judge Gary Spears supporting an effort to bring lignite mining to southern […]