Camden News

July 30, 2015
Camden News

Rotary has visitor

CAMDENRotary has visitor Bill Devore, district governor for Rotary Clubs in the area, speaks to members of Camden’s Rotary Club on Tuesday at the Camden Country Club about recent Rotary International events. Devore delivered this ...

Powering through

CAMDENPowering through Defensive Tackle Bijhon Jackson attempts to tackle Junior Running Back Kody Walker during the Arkansas Red-White Spring Football Game in April at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville. The Red team won ...

U.S. & World News Digest, 7-29

Afghanistan: Taliban’s leader Omar has died KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official said today his government is examining claims that reclusive Taliban leader Mullah Mohammed Omar is dead. The Taliban could not be immediately reached on the government's comments about Omar, who has been declared dead many times before. Omar, the one-eyed, secretive head of the Taliban and an al-Qaida ally, led a bloody insurgency against U.S.-led forces after they toppled him from his ...

Bijhon Jackson improving for the Hogs

FAYETTEVILLE - Bret Bielema added weight to the rumors that Bijhon Jackson is among his most improved Razorbacks. Some Arkansas players have reported that Jackson, the 6-2, 325 sophomore defensive tackle from El Dorado, has impressed throughout the Razorbacks summer conditioning program. Jackson so impressed Bielema that the coach tweeted a photo of Jackson squatting 700 pounds.

Church news, 7-24

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