Jimmie Lou hospitalized | Arkansas Blog

Wednesday, April 12, 2006

Jimmie Lou hospitalized

Posted By on Wed, Apr 12, 2006 at 1:18 PM

Jimmie Lou Fisher was admitted to St. Vincent Infirmary this morning after suffering an apparent stroke. We got the news from Dustin McDaniel. She's chair of his campaign for attorney general.

"She's in good spirits. She's joking with the staff and joking with me and told me to go back work," McDaniel said. "She wants people to know she's lucid and conscious and talking and asked people to keep her in their prayers."

Fisher realized something was amiss while at home in the morning hours. She called her sister who took her to a family doctor who immediately sent her to the emergency room. She has some paralysis in her legs, McDaniel said, but that seems to be improving.


Favorite

Comments (15)

Showing 1-15 of 15

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-15 of 15

Add a comment

More by Max Brantley

  • Jerry Dhonau, former Gazette editorial page editor, dies at 83

    Jerry Dhonau, a retired newspaperman whose career included reporting on the Little Rock school crisis and being editorial page editor of the Arkansas Gazette when it closed in 1991, has died. Ernest Dumas provides his colleague’s obituary.
    • Aug 18, 2018
  • DHS confirms it's withholding personnel records on Leslie Rutledge

    Chris Burks, the lawyer in a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit seeking personnel records of Attorney General Leslie Rutledge when she was a staff lawyer at the Department of Human Services, says DHS confirms the existence of records that have not been released in previous examinations of her record there.
    • Aug 18, 2018
  • Death reported in Malvern prison

    The Correction Department is reporting what it calls an apparent suicide Thursday evening in the Ouachita River Correction unit in Malvern.
    • Aug 18, 2018
  • More »

Readers also liked…

Most Viewed

Most Recent Comments

Slideshows

 

© 2018 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation