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August 6th, 2014

Lillian Louise Lewis

August 6, 2014

Lillian Louise Lewis, 85, of Benton passed away Aug. 3, 2014 in her home.  She was born July 28, 1929, in Charleston to the late Henry and Hetty Tucker.  She was a housewife. 
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Raymond Eugene Lewis; her daughters, Lessie Gallo, Mureldean Lewis, and Linda Walker; a sister, Martha Traylor; and a brother, Bob Tucker. 

Afghan official: General's killer hid in bathroom

August 6, 2014

Afghan official: General's killer hid in bathroom 

KABUL, Afghanistan — The Afghan soldier who killed a U.S. two-star general and wounded other top officers hid in a bathroom before his assault and used a NATO machine gun in his attack, an Afghan military official said Wednesday.

Manslaughter charge for Ark. woman in son's death 


August 6, 2014

LITTLE ROCK — An Arkansas woman was charged Tuesday with manslaughter in the death of her 10-month-old son after investigators said she and her husband took the boy into a rugged part of the Ouachita Mountains while having drug-induced hallucinations about being chased.

Brooke Sueann Floyd, 21, of Greenwood, surrendered to Yell County officers Tuesday and went free under terms of a $50,000 bond posted on a previous child endangerment charge. She is due in a Danville, Arkansas, court Thursday.

 

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