Law Enforcement Memorial Day will be observed at 10 a.m. Friday on the Marion County Courthouse lawn.
Several employees were honored last Thursday at Marion General Hospital as part of National Hospital Week.
An Improve man narrowly escaped his home last weekend as it went up in flames.
The Tri-Community Volunteer Fire Department was called at noon Saturday to the 3000 block of Mississippi Hwy. 44 for a reported house fire, according to Chief Cole Robbins.