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Giving thanks – Students share letters

Editor’s note: Students in Cathy McNabb’s fifth-grade class at West Magnet Elementary in Batesville share what they are thankful for this Thanksgiving:   Im thankful for hospitals, hospitals save a lot of peoples lifes every day. Hospitals take care of sick people and people with specal needs they give hope and we should thank nurses and doctors for thier time. …

In Other News

Planning commission to meet

The Batesville Planning Commission will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at city hall. Agenda items include a request from Zack …

Legislators to discuss college programs

State legislators and local officials will gather Monday at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville as part of …

Road reopens

EVENING SHADE — Silver Springs Road at Whaley Creek Crossing is now open, according to a news release from Sharp …

News of Other Days

Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 21, 1995.

Church announces location

SOUTHSIDE — The Southside United Methodist Church worship service will be at 9:30 a.m. Sunday at the new Southside High …

Needle Works EHC to meet

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ASU to host Madrigal Feaste

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WRAAA Ombudsman banquet and awards

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Sports

Senior tailback helps Pioneers improve running game, team

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Pioneers vs. Bruins game reveals big contrasts, bigger similarities

So different, yet so much the same. What the Pulaski Academy Bruins and Batesville Pioneers have in common may be …

Better known as golfer, local man strikes for perfection as bowler

Better known on the links, Batesville’s Chad Edwards recently made some news on the lanes. The 1995 Batesville High graduate …

Scot women wrestlers win, lose in matches at Texas-Arlington

ARLINGTON, Texas — Four Lyon College women’s wrestlers recorded perfect 2-0 days of competition Saturday as the Scots split a …

Cave City girls sweep at Sside

SOUTHSIDE — The Cave City girls swept Southside Tuesday in a non-district game at Southside Gymnasium as the Cavewomen and …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, November 28 – Saturday, November 29, 2014.

Eagles top Cowboys 33-10; lead NFC East

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — LeSean McCoy said beating Dallas with the NFC East lead on the line felt a lot …

Sports Briefs

Pro football WASHINGTON (AP) — The Redskins plan to start quarterback Colt McCoy over Robert Griffin III on Sunday against …