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  1. What’s Coming Up?

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    September 10, 2011 by wcobserver

    We are building a stage on the grounds of Ozark Folkways. The Washington County Observer printed a drawing of the stage in last week’s edition. The original idea for the stage came to John James and his wife Lisa this past May at our Heritage Day celebration, while Fred Derwin drafted the detailed design and drawings. It is a beautiful simple design, isn’t it?

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  2. West Fork Girls’ Volleyball Holds On Against Huntsville

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    September 9, 2011 by wcobserver

    Aggressive play at the net early, netted the Lady Tigers an early lead against Huntsville and West Fork held on for a 25-22, 25-20,19-25, 25-17. Junior Cynamin Jarnagan and Sophomore Katie Griffin paced the Lady Tigers with 10 and 9 kills respectively, West Fork put away a total of 28 unanswered shots in the win.

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  3. “Kinfolk” by Pearl S Buck

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    September 9, 2011 by wcobserver

    This is a story of a Chinese-American family dwelling in New York City in the 1940s. The Liang family left China for the U.S., several years before the Communist Party of China took over, and are living a solid American middle-class lifestyle.

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  4. Church Expansion Underway

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    September 9, 2011 by wcobserver

    The crew from Floyd Sales and Construction of Metalton, Ark., works on the roof framing for the new addition to First Assembly of God Church in West Fork.

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  5. Working, Workers and Words

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    September 8, 2011 by wcobserver

    Work is a basic human reality and for most people is experienced as an unavoidable fact of life. Work was just as real for the primitive hunter waiting at dawn by the water hole for the first kill of the day as it is for the modern office worker booting up and logging in.

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  6. Heat, Bad Economy Blamed For Uptick In Suicide Attempts

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    September 8, 2011 by wcobserver

    The month of July, for many Americans, has been a very difficult period. Week after week brought temperatures near or above 100 degrees, and the U.S. labor force shrank to its lowest size since 1983.

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  7. Greenland Coach Larkan Steps Down

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    September 8, 2011 by wcobserver

    After four years on the baseball diamond for the Greenland Pirates, Coach Lee Larkan has decided to turn over the reins. Larkan also coached at Des Arc for nine years prior to coming to Greenland. He holds a 68-17 record with the Pirates and recorded a Regional Conference Championship and Three District Tournament titles.

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