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Hundreds ‘Rock This House’

ASH FLAT — Zero. It’s the number Margaret Feinberg and husband Leif prayed for, and the number they heard at the doctor’s office. It’s the number of cancer cells remaining after her treatment ended. And it’s the number she continues to pray for while keeping a busy speaking schedule talking to church groups and conferences around the country. Friday night …

In Other News

Naked man shot after taunting two people

Two men who were minding their own business at a storage unit found themselves being taunted and harassed by a …

1 sought in shooting of girlfriend

A man accused of shooting and injuring his girlfriend remained at-large this morning following a search in the Sulphur Rock …

Tussle ends in arrest

A total of nine charges were issued after a tussle over a traffic stop landed a Pleasant Plains man in …

Dream Catcher Outdoor Adventures fundraiser set – Event raises money for disabled, ill hunters

MELBOURNE — The second annual fundraiser for Dream Catcher Outdoor Adventures will be held at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 15 at …

Book store adds new product line

A recent expansion allowed Paper Chase Bookstore to better display its vast volumes of books, but it also provided room …

Drugs found during search

MELBOURNE — Formal charges have been filed against a Calico Rock man who was found with drugs while being arrested …

Southside Middle School in running for $25K grant

ST. LOUIS — The Monsanto Fund has announced the finalists for this year’s America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education grants and …

Electronic waste to be collected

NEWARK — The city of Newark will collect electronic waste July 30-Aug. 1 at the city hall parking lot, according …

Sports

Russellville tops Bogalusa in WR canoe race

Russellville’s Crew 300 paddled past Bogalusa Crew 313 on Saturday, winning the Boy Scouts and Venturers 48th White River Canoe …

Two Torpedoes swim to high-point awards

PARAGOULD — Joseph Wells and Trey Moody won high-point awards in their age division, and Benjamin Grafton placed second among …

Isle of Capri points leaders win feature races at BMS

LOCUST GROVE — Terry Brooks and Dalton Strain padded their Isle of Capri points leads here Friday night by winning …

High school golf start corrected

The wrong starting date for Arkansas high school golf was listed in Friday’s Guard. The first day teams can play …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, August 1 – Saturday, August 2, 2014.

Dodgers sweep in San Francisco for NL West lead

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Carl Crawford hit a run-scoring triple to back Hyun-Jin Ryu’s third straight victory, and the division-leading …

Final arguments in Sterling case set for today

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Only final arguments and a ruling remain in the trial to determine whether Donald Sterling’s estranged …

Golf Briefs

BRIDGEND, Wales (AP) — Bernhard Langer ran away with the Senior British Open for his fourth senior major title, finishing …