• ‘No Exit’ to be featured

    Lyon College will present the play “No Exit” Nov. 13-16. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Nov. 13-15 and 2 p.m. Nov. 16 in Holloway Theatre on campus, according to a news release. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens. Lyon faculty, …

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  • Woman missing in woods in La.

    MONROE, La. (AP) — A north Louisiana woman has been missing more than a week in south Arkansas woods. Authorities say they do not suspect foul play. The man she was last with has been jailed on an unrelated charge. Searchers in the area of …

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  • Civil War group to hear about Queen City

    The Batesville Civil War Round Table will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at First Community Bank’s George Rider Room. The meeting is open to guests. Mark K. Christ will present a program entitled “The Queen City Was a Helpless Wreck: J.O. Shelby’s Summer of ’64.” …

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  • Storytellers gather at folk center

    MOUNTAIN VIEW — The Ozark Storytellers Gathering will be Friday and Saturday at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View. The gathering includes workshops with well-known storytellers Dakota Russell and Molly Postlewait, a live broadcast of stories by “Tales From the South,” a …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 6, 1995.

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  • Veterans Benefits Fair scheduled

    MOUNTAIN HOME — Arkansas State University at Mountain Home will host its second annual Veterans Benefits Fair from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Vada Sheid Community Development Center on the campus. KTLO will broadcast live and host a treasure chest from 3 to …

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  • Ouachita County calls for election on hospital tax

    CAMDEN (AP) — The Ouachita County Quorum Court has approved several proposals asking voters to consider a sales tax increase to fund a county hospital. The court passed three ordinances this week calling for a special election on a sales tax increase that would support …

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  • Bear hit by truck, killed

    THAYER, Mo. (AP) — Missouri officials say a 600-pound black bear has been struck and killed by a semitrailer near the Arkansas border. Paul Veatch with the Missouri Department of Conservation said the animal is being studied at a facility in Jefferson City. The semitrailer …

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  • Searchers find hunter

    HARTFORD (AP) — Authorities in western Arkansas say an Oklahoma man who disappeared while deer hunting has been found safe. Sebastian County Sheriff’s Lt. Philip Pevehouse said 22-year-old Wylie Peters was found on Poteau Mountain Tuesday afternoon by a search team that included members of …

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  • 1 arrested for prostitution

    FORT SMITH (AP) — Fort Smith police have arrested a man who they say promoted prostitution. Sgt. Daniel Grubbs says the 21-year-old man was arrested Tuesday and faces a charge of human trafficking. Undercover officers responded to an online escort advertisement on Nov. 5. That …

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  • Bronze Star recipient lost will ‘in country,’ found joy back home

    Spec. Thomas Edwards and his platoon were just waking up from a few hours of sleep on the edge of an overgrown rice paddy. They had spent the night there with only a crudely built, three-foot-tall rock wall as cover from the elements or a …

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  • Intimidator deal to foster 150 new jobs

    They struck a deal … and now the journey begins. On Monday it was officially announced that Intimidator Inc. will produce a line of utility vehicles for the internationally known company, Mahindra. Representatives from both companies were on hand at Intimidator, Inc. to make the …

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