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Sondra Rich: Remembered for generosity

To those who knew her, Sondra Rich was smart, funny, generous, loved, respected, confident and above all encouraging. She was a dreamer, but she worked hard to make her dreams come true. When she left her home in Washington, D.C. and moved to Batesville in 1997, she faced life as a single mother. Last November, Rich was diagnosed with primary …

In Other News

Halloween workshop slated

Batesville Area Arts Council’s Gallery on Main will host a Halloween Workshop for Kids on Saturday. Students will create Halloween-themed …

Radio club sets meeting

The Batesville Area Radio Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Community Room at First Community Bank, located …

Haunted Theater Tour offered

SEARCY — A Haunted Theater Tour will be held Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Oct. 30 in the Center on the …

Residents to sell crafts

SOUTHSIDE — Mountain Meadows nursing and rehab facility will hold an arts and crafts fair for residents to sell their …

Alash Ensemble to perform at Ozarka-MV

MOUNTAIN VIEW — The Alash Ensemble will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday at Ozarka College- Mountain View, according to a …

News of Other Days

Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 12, 1995.

U. S. Army Field Band to perform at ASU-MH

MOUNTAIN HOME — The Volunteers of the United States Army Field Band will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday at the …

Arkansas man helping township with genealogy

CONWAY (AP) — Thanks to the exuberance and fervor of Jack Ruple, the diminutive community of Harve Township has stepped …

Sports

Southside, Lyon host v-ball tourney; Junior Lady Southerners win crown

SOUTHSIDE — Southside High School is hosting the 4A-Central Conference Volleyball Tournament and action began Monday at Southside Gymnasium and …

Visitors win basketball openers in Brockwell

BROCKWELL — Marmaduke and Bradford won here Monday night in high school basketball openers as the Bad Boy Mowers Classic …

Pioneer JVs get revenge

The Batesville Pioneer junior varsity football team got revenge while improving their record to 6-1 Monday night in Pioneer Stadium …

Lady Pioneers fall in Jonesboro

JONESBORO — The Jonesboro Golden Lady Hurricane edged the Batesville Lady Pioneers in the first and third games Monday night …

Pioneer leads way at Oaklawn Park

HOT SPRINGS — Batesville Pioneer Tristen Driver posted the best finish among circulation-area high school cross country runners at the …

Beller, Brimer win overall titles in WRMC Run the Wave 5K

Ashley Beller, the current leader in the overall women’s division of the White River Roadrunners Challenge Series, padded her lead …

Hogs try to find answer to run woes

FAYETTEVILLE — An Arkansas backfield that was once considered among the best in the Southeastern Conference is experiencing an unexpected …

Garrett shuns contract talks during streak

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Add Jason Garrett to the list of questions about new contracts facing Cowboys owner Jerry Jones. …