Hoxie Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hoxie, AR.

Results 1 - 20 of 62 in Hoxie, AR

  1. continued...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Times-Dispatch

    In efforts to reinvigorate the recycling program in the area, John Householder, chair of the Walnut Ridge Recycling Committee, and Hoxie Mayor Lanny Tinker have both taken time to promote the recycling bins located in both communities. Householder wrote an open letter following the committees first meeting about the importance of recycling.

    Comment?

  2. Hoxie named top girls' programRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Hays Daily News

    The Hoxie High School girls' basketball team, winner of four straight state Class 1A Division I state championships and a state-record 95 straight contests during a span of four seasons, earned more recognition Monday. During a contest that lasted about one month, the Indians were voted the best girls' basketball program in the nation as part of USA Today High School Sports' "best-of" series.

    Comment?

  3. Daniel David HarberRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Wise County Messenger Online

    Daniel David Harber, 69, of Decatur died Tuesday, March 17, 2015, in Decatur.No services will be held.Daniel was born Jan. 9, 1946, in Hoxie, Ark., to David and Vina Harber.

    Comment?

  4. Vigilance device fooled by horn automationRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | University of Newcastle

    This press release was issued in February, but I don't think it's been mentioned in Risks. On August 17, 2014, two Union Pacific freight trains collided head-on at Hoxie, Arkansas, killing the engine crew of one train and causing considerable damage.

    Comment?

  5. Lawrence County hosts hospitality trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... tell someone when they come and ask, 'What is there to do in Lawrence County? What is there to do in Walnut Ridge or Hoxie?' Instead of just saying 'Oh there's nothing, you've got to go on down the road,' we are able to say this is what we have ...

    Comment?

  6. Fantastic four -- Hoxie wins it againRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | Hays Daily News

    As little as the Hoxie High School girls' basketball team has been challenged during its state -record winning streak, one had to wonder how the Indians might respond when they finally were pushed. The Indians answered that question with authority during Saturday's Class 1A Division I state championship game, dominating gritty Centralia in the fourth quarter of a 67-53 victory at White Auditorium.

    Comment?

  7. Hoxie to play for title; Stockton for thirdRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 14 | Hays Daily News

    EMPORIA Though playing in state championships games is a tradition for the Hoxie High School girls' basketball program, coach Shelly Hoyt maintains that every appearance in a title game has special meaning. "It never gets old; it's always an amazing feeling," said Hoyt, whose team rolled past Centre 64-37 in Friday's Class 1A Division I semifinal game at White Auditorium.

    Comment?

  8. continued...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Times-Dispatch

    ... is being investigated by the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office. According to reports, AET Ambulance, and the Portia and Hoxie fire departments were dispatched to the accident site at Lawrence Road 511 and Lawrence Road 514 between Portia and Clover ...

    Comment?

  9. continued...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Times-Dispatch

    ... as a Christian theater. The men in Jumpstart Ministries attend church as a group at People's Faith Tabernacle in Hoxie, where Roger Brand is pastor. Jumpstart Ministries also has a farm in Poughkeepsie, and most of their farm animals are kept there. ...

    Comment?

  10. Hoxie City Council to decide on foreclosed buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR - The Hoxie City Council met Tuesday night to decide on the future of a foreclosed Save-A-Lot store. Court documents state Larry Wayne Black and Gwendolyn Black entered into a loan agreement with the City of Hoxie in 2008.

    Comment?

  11. RecordsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Times-Dispatch

    Cody and Shana Maxie of Hoxie have announced the birth of a son, born on Feb. 19, 2015, at St. Bernards Birthcare Center in Jonesboro. The baby weighed seven pounds, 15 ounces, and has been named Knox James Maxie.

    Comment?

  12. 3-2-1A wrestling -- Porsch seeks a repeat in state finaleRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Hays Daily News

    Hoxie High School sophomore Tristan Porsch only has one loss to his name the last two seasons. On Feb. 7 at the Panther Classic in Phillipsburg, Porsch decided to move up a weight class to 138 pounds and try his luck against two of the best pound-for-pound wrestlers in the state: Hoisington's Brandon Ball and Greeley County's Caleb Austin.

    Comment?

  13. continued...Read the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    ... two wishes, according to bucket brigade organizer Felipe Baiza. Bucket brigades were stationed at Walnut Ridge and Hoxie to collect donations from passers-by. Baiza extended his gratitude to local businesses that donated food and drinks, both Hoxie ...

    Comment?

  14. Friends and family celebrate the life of Coach Jim AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    HOXIE, AR - Region 8 said goodbye to a special coach and community member Saturday. A memorial service was held Saturday at the Hoxie gym in honor of Coach Jim Austin.

    Comment?

  15. RecordsRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    She was preceded in death by a son, David Burnside; her parents, Charley Levi and Edith Wilson Jones; two brothers, Charles Jones and Melvin Jones; and three sisters, Wilma Higginbotham, Brenda Stone and Debbie Carter. Survivors include her husband, Marvin "Bud" Burnside, whom she married June 20, 1959; two sons, Dennis Burnside, Hoxie, and Chris Burnside, Cherokee Village; two brothers, Tom Jones, Walnut Ridge, and Russell Jones, Rockford, Ill.; four sisters, Reba Oren and Nina Kazee and husband Harold, all of Pocahontas, and Linda Parten and Pam Tate and husband Russell, all of Paragould; and six grandchildren, Kristofer Burnside, Corie Burnside, Mark Ruiz, Sydney Burnside, Holley Burnside and Ariel Allen.

    Comment?

  16. NTSB: 'Alerters' watching for human engagement should not be misled by automated functionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    ... ongoing investigation of the 2014 collision of two Union Pacific freight trains, one southbound and one northbound, in Hoxie, Arkansas. The accident resulted in the deaths of two crewmembers, the derailment of 55 cars, a release of diesel fuel, a ...

    Comment?

  17. The Hoxie 21: when integration came to ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Many small towns in Region 8 may often be referred to as ''little hick towns." But during the civil rights movement, Hoxie made history.

    Comment?

  18. University museum to host Black History Month lectureRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Arkansas State University Museum is hosting a Black History Month celebration featuring a lecture by Ethel Tompkins, who will speak about her experiences as a young student attending the Hoxie School District. The Hoxie School District was among the first to racially integrate in 1955 - two years before the crisis at Central High School in Little Rock.

    Comment?

  19. continued...Read the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    ... to be accepting and adaptable to change." In regard to membership, Gearhart reported Lawrence County and the City of Hoxie had elected not to continue their membership in the Intermodal Authority. The City of Hoxie had expressed it could not commit ...

    Comment?

  20. continued...Read the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Times-Dispatch

    ... Arkansas Regional Intermodal Facilities Authority, which increased its annual fee from $1,000 to $10,000. Both Hoxie and Lawrence County have voted to not appropriate the $10,000 in 2015. Hoxie Mayor Lanny Tinker has expressed that Hoxie isn't ...

    Comment?

Hoxie Job Listings
View or post Hoxie job listings on Topix.
Hoxie Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Hoxie from Topix.
Hoxie Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Hoxie on Topix.