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Goodfellows group launches Christmas 2017 toy drive

Steve Gillespie / Daily Press

Pictured with the drop off box for the Goodfellows Toy Drive at Centennial Bank in downtown Paragould are Mike Weaver (left), Centennial Bank Market president; Crystal Carter, with Centennial Bank; Ben Branch, representing the Goodfellows; and Centennial Bank personnel Kelly Roswell, Angila Beamon and Charitti Garner.

By Steve Gillespie editor@paragoulddailypress.com
The Greene County Goodfellows Organization recently kicked off its 2017 Toy Drive for this Christmas at Centennial Bank in downtown Paragould.
Ben Branch, representing the . . .

Rams fall against Baptist Prep

Cole Turbeville / Daily Press

Paragould's Derek Shollenbarger (10) is crowded by a pair of Baptist Prep defenders on Friday night at Brookland. The Rams lost to the Eagles in overtime, but bounced back and beat Monticello on Saturday.

By Cole Turbeville cturbeville@paragoulddailypress.com
BROOKLAND -- The Paragould Rams struggled to close out a game for the second straight night on Friday losing to Baptist Prep in the Honda of Jonesboro Invitational at . . .

Exchange Club Youth of the Month

Steve Gillespie / Daily Press

Exchange ClubYouth of the MonthParagould Exchange Club recognized its Youth of the Month from Marmaduke High School recently. The student nominees were Rachel Taylor (left), Natalie Lentz, Josh Carey (Youth of the Month recipient) and Ty Muse.

A power trip

Dear Heloise: My sister and I discovered that many economy motels weren't designed to handle today's technology needs, so we always pack a power cord for our phones, tablets, laptops and more. It keeps us from . . .

Today In History

Monday, Nov. 20, the 324th day of 2017. There are 41 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History:
On Nov. 20, 1947, Britain's future queen, Princess Elizabeth, married Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, at Westminster Abbey.
On this date:
In 1620, P . . .