• Evening Shade road closed

    EVENING SHADE — Sharp County road foreman Gene Moore has announced that Antioch Road west of Evening Shade at Bird Creek Road low-water crossing will be closed until further notice for bridge work.

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  • Dance recital announced

    Ms. Danielle’s Peace, Love and Dance Incorporated studio in Batesville will host a dance recital at 6:30 p.m. June 20 at the John 3:16 Ministries’ new multi-purpose building. Danielle Jenkerson said there are still opportunities for kids to be in the show, as camp for …

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  • S-Rock council to hear reports

    SULPHUR ROCK — The Sulphur Rock City Council will have its regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Monday in the city hall, said Recorder-treasurer Ann Heathwaite. The aldermen will hear monthly reports and review bills.

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  • Clothing giveaway scheduled

    A community outreach clothing giveaway is held from 12:30 to 4 p.m. each second Saturday at Grace Communion Fellowship, located at 790 Allen Chapel Road. The church requests no vendors.

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  • ‘Surf the Bay’ sport festival announced at Fairfield Bay

    FAIRFIELD BAY — The water sport festival “Surf the Bay” will be held Friday and Saturday at the marina in Fairfield Bay. A new event this year is paragliding. Wakesurfing and flyboarding will also be available. There will be professional demonstrations, free paddleboards, kayaks, lake …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 3, 1995.

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  • UACCB Foundation awards summer scholarships

    The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville’s Foundation has awarded 21, $300 summer scholarships. “This is the second year the foundation has been able to award summer scholarships,” said Tina Paul, director of development. “Scholarship opportunities have always been a main goal of the …

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  • Ten local graduates receive funds to UACCB

    Ten local graduates have been awarded scholarships to the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville, according to a news release. Batesville High School graduates include Tyler Bagwell of Batesville, son of Randall Bagwell and Vanessa Burrow. He received the Chancellor’s scholarship and will be …

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  • 16 Cave City students awarded scholarships to college

    Sixteen Cave City graduates have been awarded scholarships to the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville, according to a news release. Graduates include Kayla Presley of Cave City daughter of Terry and Patricia Presley. She received the Chancellor’s scholarship and will be majoring in …

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  • ASU-Beebe announces academic lists

    BEEBE — Two hundred forty students earned academic achievement during the Spring 2014 semester at Arkansas State University-Beebe. Students named to the Academic Chancellor’s and Vice Chancellor’s lists were announced by Dr. Ted Kalthoff, vice chancellor for academic affairs. Students with 15 credit hours or …

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  • Highland resident named recipient

    ASH FLAT — Charles Fuller, a 2014 graduate of Highland High School, has been selected as the recipient of the Boyd Carpenter Scholarship, awarded annually by FNBC. This is the 30th year for the $4,000 scholarship. Fuller ranked second in a class of 96 and …

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  • Students of Lois Hacker hold piano recital at Sage Baptist Church

    SAGE — Piano students of Lois Hacker were presented in recital June 1 at Sage Baptist Church. Participating were Davis Norton, son of Robert and Vicky Norton; Benji Norton, son of Robert and Vicky Norton, Katelynn Johnson, daughter of Brandon and Crystal Johnson; Elle Edwards, …

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