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Friday, Oct. 31, 2014
This week's Poll
Last look: Who is your pick for Blytheville mayor?
 Tommy Abbott
 Gwendolyn Orr
 James Sanders

Community News
A large crowd enjoyed perfect weather for the 2014 Blytheville Chili Cookoff Saturday. Along with a variety of chili to taste and judge, folks had plenty of food and entertainment options -- from fried Oreos to hamburgers, funnel cakes and more.
Column: Senior Night at Blytheville and Gosnell Friday (10/30/14)
I, The Great Fitzini, Seer of Seers, Prognosticator of Prognosticators, Sage of Sages and Sports Prophet Extraordinaire, am back for another week of predicting prep football games and defending my NEA Fantasy League title. Gosnell and Blytheville both had tough weeks on the road last week but both should get back on the winning track this Friday as they return home for Senior Night at their respective schools...
Chicks in playoff mode as they host PHS (10/30/14)
Fighting for likely the fourth and final 5A-East playoff spot, the Blytheville Chickasaws are already in playoff mode with two regular season games to go. To have a shot at the postseason, the Chicks (5-3, 2-3 5A-East) will have to win their final two games, beginning Friday night, when they host Paragould (2-6, 0-5 5A-East) on Senior Night at Haley Field...
Bumgarner, Giants beat KC 3-2 in Series Game 7 (10/29/14)
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Madison Bumgarner pitched five innings of near-perfect relief and the San Francisco Giants held off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Wednesday night in Game 7 of the World Series for their third championship in five seasons. With both starters chased early, this became a matchup of bullpens. And no one stood taller than the 6-foot-5 Bumgarner, who added to his postseason legacy with a third victory this Series...
All we are saying is give pizza a chance
We all have that friend that maybe we don't hear from very often, but when we do, it's always something important and usually gets your undivided attention.
Newest voters have missed out on a lot
For the first time in their lives, 18-year-olds will have a chance to vote for our leaders this year. Who are these newcomers to the polls?
Sitting on the porch swing with Dancing Drac
Halloween is right around the corner, and we are ready for the little ghosties and ghoulies here at the Lendennie Homestead.
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