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Cushman employees celebrate 30 years

EVENING SHADE — If you lived in the Evening Shade area 30 years ago, summer jobs were hard to find. John Davis and Mike Johnson considered themselves lucky when they got a job at Cushman Electric. “We thought it would be a good summer job. It’s been a long summer, 30 years later we’re still here,” Davis said following a …

In Other News

Concord board to discuss hiring resource officer

CONCORD — The Concord School Board meeting originally planned for Monday has been rescheduled for 7 tonight at the high …

Pediatric cancer survivor recognized

Danielle Brazier, 20, of Batesville was one of two pediatric cancer survivors honored this summer as graduating scholars at the …

Weekend Events

Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, August 22 – Sunday, August 24, 2014.

APPLE applications being accepted

Applications are now being accepted for the APPLE Project Upward Bound, a federally sponsored TRiO program for high school students …

‘Come Meet Your Candidates’ slated for Saturday

HARDY — Sharp County Republican Women will present Come Meet Your Candidates at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the Beach Club …

Nursing scholarships to be awarded

MOUNTAIN VIEW — Three nursing students attending Ozarka College at Mountain View will receive scholarships totaling $9,000. Kenneth and Janice …

News of Other Days

Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 14, 1995.

Cyclist killed in collision

SUCCESS (AP) — Arkansas State Police say a Missouri man is dead after crashing his bicycle into an oncoming vehicle …

Sports

Lady Pioneers move up, join 5A-East targets

Batesville Lady Pioneer volleyball hit a target and became a target last season. One year after just missing their first …

Cave City juniors, seniors to host v-ball scrimmages

CAVE CITY — Cave City High School is scheduled to host benefit volleyball scrimmages for junior high teams tonight and …

Scot men aim for return to winning soccer form

After posting more wins than any other Lyon College men’s soccer team in the 12-year history of the program two …

Davis boosts argument to pay players

Like just about every other organized youth sports program, the Little League World Series is being played mostly for the …

Stewart skips 3rd Sprint Cup race

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway, the third Sprint Cup race …

SEC strives to improve fan experience at games

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — All 14 Southeastern Conference members have taken steps to improve the fan experience at league football …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, August 21 – Saturday, August 23, 2014.

Sports Briefs

Pro football BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Brian Hoyer defied long odds — and stiff-armed Johnny Football — to keep his …