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No headlights lead to drug charges

By Gary Exelby Gexelby@paragoulddailypress.com
A vehicle being driven without headlights on Monday evening led to the arrest of its driver on drug and other charges.
Greene County K9 Deputy Anthony Ganus arrested Charlie Deann Smith, 38, of Alicia, on charges of po . . . more »


PLWC discuss changes in electric costs

By Gary Exelby Gexelby@paragoulddailypress.com
According to Paragould Light, Water and Cable, the cost of electricity will edge up slightly due to changes in transmission costs.
The utility board of commissioners will have to consider what to do about it.
As explai . . . more »


QC holds heated meeting Monday

By Gary Exelby Gexelby@paragoulddailypress.com
Tempers flared and accusations flew at Monday's meeting of the Greene County Quorum Court.
At issue was $2,500 for "other compensation" removed from the Greene County Treasurer's budget back in December.
The money was . . . more »


Cable plans hit snag

By Gary Exelby Gexelby@paragoulddailypress.com
Plans to televise Quorum Court meetings have hit a snag.
The court had voted at Monday evening's meeting to appropriate $2,818.98 out of its own budget as part of an amended budget adopted by ordinance to refurbish the . . . more »


Bateman, Wood win primary runoffs

Daily Press Staff
Two Republican primary runoff elections were held Tuesday for justice of the peace positions in Greene County.
Unofficial results show Barry Bateman with 15 votes, defeated Robin Noles in District 7. Noles had 7 votes. Ronnie Wood, with 86 votes, . . . more »


Rector man arrested on forgery charges

By Gary Exelby Gexelby@paragoulddailypress.com
Paragould police have arrested a Rector man in connection with several reported forgeries.
They arrested Matthew L. Walters, 31, on Saturday morning on a charge of one count of second-degree forgery, a Class B felony; . . . more »


Chase nets arrest on multiple charges

By Gary Exelby Gexelby@paragoulddailypress.com
A case that opened on June 6 with a multi-county chase and a stolen vehicle ended last Friday morning in the arrest of a Walnut Ridge man on multiple charges after another chase through traffic.
Greene County deputies . . . more »


Broken windshield leads to drug arrests

By Gary Exelby Gexelby@paragoulddailypress.com
A broken windshield had led to the arrest of two Greene County residents Thursday afternoon for drug possession.
Greene County deputies arrested Todd Franklin Rowland, 41, of Paragould; and Darla Kay Duncan, 52, of Bee . . . more »