• Clinic to hold open house

    SOUTHSIDE — The new Southside ARCare health clinic will hold an open house from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at the facility, 110 Camp Tahkodah Road. The clinic, which opened earlier this year, serves the Southside School District, surrounding community and is open year-round. Door …

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  • Elder law meeting set

    Attorney Dennis Wilson will be the speaker for the Batesville chapter of AARP’s monthly luncheon meeting at noon Tuesday at Josie’s at the Lockhouse in the lower level. Wilson, who is from Little Rock, will speak on elder law and how to protect one’s assets. …

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  • Concord council meets Monday

    CONCORD — The Concord City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Monday in the Concord Community Center, said Recorder-treasurer Jayne Pettit. One citizen has requested to be on the agenda. In order to discuss any issue or make a presentation to the council, citizens must …

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  • Mother’s Day meal offered

    EVENING SHADE — A Mother’s Day Dinner will be served from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday in the Evening Shade School cafeteria, said Kimberly Graddy, one of the organizers. The menu includes chicken and dressing, mashed potatoes with gravy, green beans, pasta salad, roll, …

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  • Dogwood Days entertainment schedule announced

    HORSESHOE BEND — The entertainment lineup for Dogwood Days, to be held Saturday in Horseshoe Bend, has been set: • Deadwood Groove, noon to 1 p.m. — This Melbourne area band has a large, diverse song catalog that appeals to a wide range of audiences. The …

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  • Delta grant deadline nears

    The Delta Regional Authority has announced the time line for the 2013 Federal Grant Program. Applications are due to the local Planning and Development District offices by 5 p.m. June 19. The White River Planning and Development District coordinates the DRA funding for the following …

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  • Apple Brothers concerts set

    MOUNTAIN VIEW — The Ozark Folk Center State Park will have an Old-time Saturday Night Concert Series with Brad and Brandon Apple once a month this summer and fall. The Apple Brothers spent quite a bit of time on the Ozark Folk Center State Park …

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  • G/T referrals sought

    PLEASANT PLAINS — The Midland School District is currently taking referrals for the gifted and talented program for students in third through 11th grades during the 2013-14 school year. For more information contact Megan Bell at (501) 345-2413 or mbell@midlandschools.org.

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  • 120 graduate from Lyon

    Lyon College graduated 120 students at its 141st commencement May 4. The college conferred 83 BA degrees and 37 BS degrees.; The following Arkansas students graduated during commencement:; Ash Flat — Rebecca A. Stamm, bachelor of arts in English; Augusta — Kaleb Mason Jones, BA …

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  • Students receive scholarships to Lyon

    Madison Green and Phoenix Sheppard have been accepted for admission to Lyon College and have each been awarded an academic scholarship. Each year Lyon College awards scholarships to outstanding applicants who show special promise as productive members of the college community. Green is the daughter …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 2, 1993.

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  • A Glance at Days Gone By

    Holmes reunion set Descendants of Hiram Armstrong Holmes and Nancy Matilda Holmes will gather May 24 through 26 in Batesville for a family reunion and memorial celebration. More than 100 family members from 13 states have registered for the event. Activities will begin with a …

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