• Man runs over girlfriend with truck, seriously injuring her

    WALNUT RIDGE — Lawrence County sheriff’s officers arrested Colton Bennett of Walnut Ridge for driving while intoxicated and battery in the second degree after Bennett allegedly accidentally ran over his girlfriend with his truck after an altercation between the two, said Sheriff Jody Dotson. Bennett’s …

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  • AMVETS Post 15 reopens, offers bingo

    The AMVETS (American Veterans) Post 15 will open Aug. 3 at a new location — 268 W. Main St. — and will offer bingo on Saturday nights, according to Riley Adams, post adjunct. AMVETS is a non-profit organization that offers assistance to veterans, their families …

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  • Boating victim identified

    MIDWAY (AP) — Authorities have identified the 11-year-old boy who was killed in a boating accident on Bull Shoals Lake. The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission says William Feehan of Millington, Tenn., died in the accident Saturday in north Arkansas. Commission spokesman Keith Stephens says …

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  • Grand opening set

    NEWARK — The Treasure Shop will have a grand opening 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday. New owner of the flea market business, Bobbie Bilyeu, announced that a new visiting area will be created for those who want to just come, visit and …

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  • Cemetery under consideration

    LITTLE ROCK — The Walnut Grove Cemetery at Cord will be among the seven properties under consideration when the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program state review board meets next week. The board will meet at 10 a.m. Aug. 7 at the Old State House Museum in …

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  • Westside principal moonlights as pastor on weekend

    JONESBORO (AP) — On regular days, Freddie Bowen’s job is Westside High School principal. On worship days, his title changes to pastor at LifeLine Fellowship Church. Bowen began at LifeLine, 5071 Arkansas 226 just outside the Jonesboro city limits, as a part-time pastor, and the …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Feb. 18, 1994.

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  • Lyon inks JC, schoolboy hoop standouts

    Lyon Sports Information Lyon College Scot basketball Coach Chad Tapp recently announced the addition of two junior college transfers and two high school all-state selections. Filip Gujanicic and James Jones are the transfers. Riley Jenkins and Logan Bailey are the schoolboys. Gujanicic is a 6-foot-7, …

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  • UA celebrates stadium’s 75th anniversary

    FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — The University of Arkansas says it will have a season-long event marking the 75th anniversary of the opening of Razorback Stadium. The school said Monday that the stadium opened in 1938 with a capacity of 13,500. Numerous renovations and expansions since then …

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  • Westbrook falters, Pirates win

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jake Westbrook’s struggles against the Pittsburgh Pirates have veered from statistical curiosity to something more troubling for the veteran right-hander and the St. Louis Cardinals. The Pirates roughed up Westbrook again in a 9-2 loss on Monday night to pull within a …

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  • Sports Calendar

    Upcoming sport events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, August 2 – Saturday, August 3, 2013.

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  • UACCB to host Grammy-winning pastor

    W.R. “Smokie” Norful Sr. served as pastor of Batesville’s Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church from 1971 to 1973. On Friday, his son, the Rev. W.R. “Smokie” Norful Jr., a Grammy award winner, will be the featured guest during a homecoming at the University of Arkansas …

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