Congratulations to Chris (Dermott) and Karen Bayless
on the birth of their daughter, Carlee Mackenzie
7 lbs. 9 ozs., 19.5 in.
Mom and baby are fine. 
Dad is still trying to figure out how to pay for another wedding in the future. (3 girls)


Congratulations to John (Nashville) and Tamara Fultz
on the birth of their son, Luke Isaac Fultz
born Friday, June 17th - 6 lbs 9 oz and 19 and 1/4" long.

Congratulations to Paul (ASBOA Honorary–Mena) and Carol Gray
on the birth of their new grandson, Kenner Alan Gray
born Monday, April 11 – 8 pounds 3 ounces!

Proud parents are Angelique and Michael Gray of Russellville.
The email for Paul and Carol is .


Congratulations to Dustin and Stacy Chambers (Van Buren)
on the birth of their son, Davis Matthew Chambers
Monday, April 11 -
9 lb 1 oz  and 20 3/4 inches long
Everyone is doing great and are looking forward to going home Tuesday.
Dustin’s email is:


Congratulations to Marcy and Michael Wells (Batesville)
on the birth of their daughter, Taryn Elizabeth Wells
Wednesday, March 30 -  7 lbs. 7 oz. and 19 inches long
Marcy is recovering very well.  Mike will send pictures as soon as they have them uploaded at home. 
The hospital has a picture posted at

Marcy & Mike’s email -

Congratulations to Ed and Felicia Gay (West Fork)
on the birth of their son, Charles Ryan Gay
  Monday, March 21 at 4:52 A.M. 7 lbs, 1 oz, 19.5 inches long
Mom, baby, Dad, and big brother are doing great


Congratulations to Barbara (West Magnet Arts Batesville) and Richard Reeve
 on the birth of their grandchild, Mckenna Sky Barton,
Monday, March 21 - 8 lbs, 7 oz, 21 in.
Mom and Dad are Maggie Barton and Senior Airman Chris Barton of Ward, AR. 
Chris is Explosive Ordinance Disposal assigned to Jacksonville Air Force Base.  Many of his unit are being deployed shortly to Iraq.  Chris' turn will be later this year.  Barbara’s email is


Congratulations to Mr. & Mrs. Doug Blevins (Elmwood JH Rogers)
on the birth of their daughter, Kelci Elizabeth
Wednesday, March 9 - 8 pounds 7 ounces
Mom and baby are great.
Big sisters, Malia and Lindi absolutely love their new family member.

Congratulations to Adam & Trista Cowart (Greenland)
on the birth of their son, Connor
Tuesday, December 21, 2004 at 8:00 AM
9 lbs. - 21 ". long
Adam says Connor loves to eat, sleep, and exercise his vocals

Congratulations to Chris Foley and his wife, Stacy (formerly at NLR HS - now Tennessee)
on the birth of their first child,
Christopher Patrick Foley, Jr.,
 Tuesday, December 14, 2004 at 3:19 AM 
7 lbs. 10 ¾ oz. - 20.5 “ long


Congratulations to Lesley and Keith Matthews (West Memphis)
on the birth of their son, Eli Cade Matthews
Sunday, November 14th, 2004 at 4:54 pm -
Momma and Baby are doing GREAT!!! 

Keith’s email is


Congratulations to Danielle and Matt Hodges (Little Rock)
on the birth of their son, Asher Monroe
Monday, August 23, 2004
9 pounds, 8 ounces
Asher is home - doing much better!

Congratulations to Kent and Dawn Bessee (Tuckerman HS)
on the birth of their daughter, Alexa Paige
Sunday, August 1st
20 ½ inches long - 6 pounds 9 ounces
Baby and mom are doing fine!

Dawn’s email is

Congratulations to Brian and Angela Rhodes (Twin Towers Music and formerly of Smackover)
on the birth of their son, Aaron Everett Rhodes
8:00 a.m. on July 29
20 inches long 8 pounds, 9 ounces

Their email is


Congratulations Sarah (Van Buren) and Barry Morton
on the birth of their daughter, Emma Jane Morton
Friday, May 28th
Emma is home now and doing well!

Congratulations to Jeremy Ford (Springdale HS Assistant Director) and Mandy Ford (daughter of Bob and Dee Sivils)
on the birth of twin boys
Haydn Ray (5 lbs. 9 ozs.) and Pierce Edward (5 lbs. 3 ozs.)
July 6th.   

Bob and Dee’s email is