June 5th, 2014
Nina Faye â€śNanaâ€ť White Lambert, who was born in Little Rock on May 14, 1956, died June 1, 2014 in Bauxite at the age of 58.
She was the youngest of four children and was preceded in death by her parents, Andy and Ruby White; and her daughter Tara Michelle Lambert.
She spent her years as an employee of Benton State Bank (Regions) and was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. She loved her church family and was a devoted mother and Nana.
Three members of the Bauxite City Council have requested a special meeting for Friday, June 6 at 4:30 p.m.
Alderman Paula Matthews stated, "This is our second attempt at a special meeting to take care of filling the seat for council, after the first attempt was canceled by the mayor."
Allison Cain resigned for her position on the council earlier this year, leaving the vacancy.
BENTON â€“ After a 6-6 record last year, itâ€™s best since the 2005 season, the Benton Panther football team closes its spring portion of its schedule, six practices including Friday nightâ€™s spring scrimmage at Panthers Stadium, featuring its hurry-up offense.