• Study: Percent of uninsured kids in Ark. declines

    LITTLE ROCK (AP) — A new study shows that the percentage of children without health insurance in Arkansas declined from 2008 to 2012. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation report shows that the percentage of kids who were uninsured in the state dropped from 8.8 percent …

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  • Legion hosts Traley Fisher

    A benefit to help fund a ministry for women with drug and alcohol addictions, domestic violence, depression and other problems will be held from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday at the American Legion Post, located at 100 Legion Lane in Batesville. Traley Fisher, a …

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  • Cemetery cleanings set

    Eutopia Cemetery The Eutopia Cemetery’s annual meeting/cleaning is scheduled for 9 a.m. Saturday, said Eileen Adam of the community. “Everyone who has family interred or community interest is encouraged to participate,” Adam said. “A fellowship potluck will follow the business meeting. Please bring tools and …

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  • Calico Rock Youth Rally scheduled for Friday

    CALICO ROCK — The Fourth Annual Calico Rock Youth Rally will be at 7 p.m. Friday in the Calico Rock Elementary auditorium. Admission is free. The theme this year is being an overcomer through Christ Jesus. Praise and worship leaders will be the Nolan Bishop …

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  • Museum dedication slated

    CALICO ROCK — The dedication ceremony for the Calico Rock Museum and Visitor Center will be at 11 a.m. Saturday. The museum is located at 104 Main St. in Calico Rock. Refreshments will be served. The event is open to the public. The Calico Rock …

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  • Rec center announces potluck

    GAINESBORO — A hamburger/potluck dinner will be held at noon Saturday at Oak Bluff Recreational Center in the Gainesboro community. Hamburgers will be provided. Those attending are asked to bring a potluck dish. For more information call (870) 793-9520.

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 1, 1994.

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  • A blank look, followed by bloodshed at high school

    MURRYSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — It was just before the start of class and the hallways were packed with students at their lockers or chatting with friends. Nate Moore was walking to homeroom, book in hand, when a classmate he knew to be quiet and unassuming …

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  • Search persists for 2 missing in Mississippi River

    LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Authorities carried on their search Wednesday for two men reported missing in the Mississippi River a day earlier after a barge carrying tons of steel coil flipped and sank while moored at a terminal in northeast Arkansas. The two fell into …

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  • Ethics complaint against Rep. Tom Cotton dismissed

    LITTLE ROCK (AP) — A House ethics panel dismissed a complaint against Arkansas congressman and Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Tom Cotton that accused him of illegally soliciting donations during a radio interview at the U.S. Capitol, according to a letter released by his campaign Wednesday. …

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  • Downtown may get farmers market

    Downtown Batesville visitors could soon be seeing a farmers market on Saturdays. Mayor Rick Elumbaugh told the city council at its regular meeting Tuesday night that he had talked with Joel Williams with Main Street Batesville about a possible farmers market downtown. “I’d love to …

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  • Pleasant Plains Fire Dept. receives $50,000 grant

    PLEASANT PLAINS — The Pleasant Plains Volunteer Fire Department has received a $50,000 USDA grant for the expansion of its fire station, according to Fire Chief Stacey Caplener. The check was presented Thursday during the Three Rivers Firefighters Association quarterly meeting where 115 people were …

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