• Emalee Briella Grace Bonham

    Vestus Moser, Ashtan, Brayden and Jake of Batesville have announced the birth of a daughter and sister at White River Medical Center on July 18, 2012. The baby weighed 4 pounds, 15 ounces and has been named Emalee Briella Grace Bonham. Grandfather of the child …

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  • Isabella Jade Savage

    Paul and Karen Savage and Reagan of Batesville have announced the birth of a daughter and sister at White River Medical Center on Aug. 6, 2012. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 12.7 ounces and has been named Isabella Jade Savage. Grandparents of the child are …

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  • Trenton Shane Qualls

    Matthew and Shalee Qualls of Hornsby, Tenn., have announced the birth of a son at White River Medical Center on Aug. 9, 2012. The baby weighed 6 pounds and has been named Trenton Shane Qualls. Grandparents of the child are Yvette Nutt, Tracy Nutt and …

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  • Gunnar Riley Stephens

    Robert Stephens and Candi Huff of Newark have announced the birth of a son at White River Medical Center on Aug. 4, 2012. The baby weighed 5 pounds, 14 ounces and has been named Gunnar Riley Stephens. Grandparents of the child are Glenda Hutchison, Bryan …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 12, 1993.

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  • Locals do well in Junior National Salers Show

    DU QUOIN, Illinois — Lane Bray of Sidney, Casey Huffmaster and Lindsey Huffmaster, both of Williford and Morgan  Street of Cave City all did well in the recent Junior National Salers Show, according to a news release. Salers enthusiasts and junior exhibitors gathered in Du …

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  • Kilz that idea

    I am a Kilzaneesta. It’s kind of like a fashionista except you wear paint; lots of it. Kilz is my brand of choice. It seems to work for some of my various projects. Projects, yes, it’s plural. I am on overload with things that need …

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  • A grandmother next door

    I opened the can and took a big breath through my nose. There was nothing quite like the smell of barbecue Charles Chips. I sure loved those chips as a boy; they were delivered like milk to the house and replenished into that metal can …

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  • Immigrant welfare abuse hits Americans’ wallets

    Pulling into town soon-maybe where you live will be the UndocuBus, the so called “Ride for Justice.” In a shameless exhibition of United States immigration law flouting, the bus has emblazoned on its side “Sin papels, sin miedo” (“without papers, without fear”). According to its …

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  • Nursing instructor hired

    Caroline Crumley has been hired as a nursing instructor at the University of Arkansas Community College in Batesville, according to a news release. Her primary responsibility will be to coordinate the simulated learning lab. Crumley earned a post-master certification from the University of Arkansas Medical …

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  • ASU graduates 700 during summer commencement

    Jonesboro — Approximately 700 candidates received degrees at Arkansas State University’s 2012 summer commencement ceremony Aug. 3 in the Convocation Center in Jonesboro. Chancellor Tim Hudson conferred both undergraduate and graduate-level degrees. The featured speaker was District 36 Rep. Darrin L. Williams who is serving …

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  • BHS golfers win two matches, two medals at Newport CC

    NEWPORT — Batesville swept triangular high school golf matches here Monday as a Pioneer and Lady Pioneer won medalist honors. Hunter Freiert led the Pioneers with a 2-over-par 38 for nine holes. Teammates Sumner Barnes (39), Keaton Wheeler (40), Caleb Crabtree (41) and Riley Caraway …

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