• UACCB presents diplomas

    The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville will hold commencement Monday in Independence Hall. The following technical certificates were awarded. Graduates include:   TC, aviation maintenance, airframe Batesville — Aaron Farrier, summa cum laude, Eric Jones, summa cum laude, Austin McCord, summa cum laude …

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  • UAMS awards degrees to area grads

    LITTLE ROCK — The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences has awarded certificates and degrees to 891 graduates of its five colleges and Graduate School during its commencement ceremony at Verizon Arena. Diplomas were presented to 162 in the College of Medicine; 203 in the …

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  • Mayfield selected for ‘Who’s Who’

    WALNUT RIDGE — Kindalh Mayfield of Concord has been selected for the 2013 edition of “Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.” Mayfield is a senior at Williams Baptist College majoring in psychology. College faculty and editors of the directory select students based …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 9, 1993.

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  • Hillcrest student prepares for D.C.

    STRAWBERRY — A Hillcrest High School seventh-grader will soon be headed to the nation’s capital as part of the Junior National Young Leaders Conference. Raven Randolph, the daughter of Roger and Debra Randolph, was selected by one of her teachers as a student with the …

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  • Student awarded

    POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. — Chelsea Harmon of Batesville received the George C. and Myrna K. Roof Memorial Scholarship at the annual student awards ceremony at College of the Ozarks in Missouri. Harmon is a graduate of Southside High School. Awards are given based on outstanding …

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  • Downs accepts scholarship

    Seth Downs of Batesville has been awarded a Chancellor’s Scholarship to attend the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville, according to a news release. Downs is a recent graduate of Cave City High School. He is the son of Eric and Janet Downs. He …

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  • BRTC confers degrees

    POCAHONTAS — Black River Technical College in Pocahontas conferred degrees and certificates to 272 students. Area graduates included: Cave City — Timothy J. Clay, who received a certificate in industrial electricity/electronics. Lynn — Emily A. Richmond, who received an associate of applied science, business technology/health …

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  • Honors list announced

    MOUNTAIN HOME — The following students have been named to the honors list for spring semester at Arkansas State University–Mountain Home. Area students on the Chancellor’s List include: Calico Rock — Brittany Fountain, Brooke McCurley Horseshoe Bend — Cindy Lindstrom Area students on the Vice …

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  • CC resident receives diploma

    CONWAY — Hendrix College at Conway held its 29th commencement ceremony May 11. Area graduates included Erin Amelia Beakley of Cave City, who received a bachelor’s degree in sociology and anthropology.

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  • Local students named to 2013 ‘Who’s Who’

    ARKADELPHIA —Thirty-seven Ouachita Baptist University students have been selected for inclusion in the 2013 edition of “Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.” The students were chosen for Who’s Who by OBU’s faculty, staff and 2013 senior class based on their academic achievement, …

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  • Calico Rock reunion held

    CALICO ROCK — The Calico Rock Museum hosted a Main Street Reunion May 11 as part of Arkansas Heritage Month. The event included a celebration of the 110th anniversary of the construction of upper Main Street and the 90th anniversary of the reconstruction of lower …

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