• News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 20, 1995.

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  • Cushman UMC to hold potluck

    CUSHMAN — Quillen Edwards will sing at the 11 a.m. service on Sunday at Cushman United Methodist Church. A potluck will follow the service. The event is open to the public.

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  • Green Friday set for park

    POWHATAN — Powhatan Historic State Park will celebrate Green Friday the day after Thanksgiving. Visitors are invited to explore the remains of the 19th century steamboat town, go on a guided tour, browse through the courthouse museum and enjoy the park grounds. For more information …

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  • Guard seeking Christmas memories for special section

    The Batesville Daily Guard is publishing its annual Seasons Greetings special section Dec. 24. Anyone wishing to share a special Christmas memory for publishing in this section may bring the story and/or a photo to go with the memory to the newspaper office at 258 …

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  • Club News

    United Daughters of the Confederacy The Albert Sidney Johnston Chapter No. 135, United Daughters of the Confederacy held its November meeting recently at Citizens Bank Airport Branch. The meeting was called to order by Sherrie Stagner, president, who led the pledges and opening ritual. Officer …

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  • Thanksgiving trumps Black Friday for deals

    NEW YORK (AP) — Thanksgiving could be the best day to shop all year. An analysis of sales data and store circulars by two research firms contradicts conventional wisdom that Black Friday is when shoppers can get the most and biggest sales of the year. …

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  • Thanksgiving recipes

    William Tell’s Never-Miss Apple Cake 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened 2 cups sugar, divided 4 eggs 1 cup canola oil 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 2 cups chopped peeled …

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  • Janet’s Notebook

    Thanksgiving 2.0, Reinventing Leftovers The table has been set, friends and family have gathered and the Thanksgiving meal has been enjoyed. Now comes one of my favorite things – leftovers! Subconsciously, I wonder if I make so much food just so I have extras. Leftovers …

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  • Thanksgiving recipes

    Garlic Rosemary Turkey 1 whole turkey (10 to 12 pounds) 6 to 8 garlic cloves, peeled 2 large lemons, halved 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 teaspoons dried rosemary, crushed 1 teaspoon rubbed sage Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Cut six to eight small slits in …

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  • December brings Ark.Trail of Holiday Lights

    LITTLE ROCK (AP) — More than 60 communities across Arkansas are taking part in the Trail of Holiday Lights in December. The annual event begins the week of Thanksgiving and runs through the Christmas season and into the New Year. Cities and towns across Arkansas …

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  • Jaguar exhibit reopens at Little Rock Zoo

    LITTLE ROCK (AP) — The jaguar exhibit at the Little Rock Zoo that was closed in October after a toddler fell into it has reopened. Jaguars were back on display Tuesday with new warning signage. Zoo marketing director Susan Altrui says the zebra-striped signs warn …

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  • Charlotte family feels blessed: 7th-grader’s leukemia in remission

    Reese Elizabeth Gardner is like most kids. She loves basketball and does the typical things that seventh-grade girls do. There’s one difference: Reese was diagnosed with T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, which is a cancer of the blood and bone marrow. When Reese began coughing, having …

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