• Honor Roll – Southside Middle and High

    SOUTHSIDE — The students listed below made the honor roll for the second nine weeks of the 2013-14 school year at Southside Middle and Junior High School, according to a news release: Fifth: all A’s — Hallie Allen, Ashdan Allgood, Blayne Bufford, Miranda Burrow, Noah …

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  • Five generations

    This family got together to photograph five generations at Jim Pelley’s 94th birthday celebration recently. In order of the generation (left to right) are Gabby Cook (baby), Jennifer Cook, Paige James, Sherry Shinn and Jim Pelley.  All are from Little Rock with the exception of …

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  • AT announces Dean’s List

    RUSSELLVILLE — Arkansas Tech University has announced its Dean’s List for undergraduate students on the main campus in Russellville for the fall 2013 semester. A student must achieve a 3.5 grade point average or higher and complete at least 12 semester hours to be named …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 11, 1994.

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  • Zaiden Earl Lynn Cousins

    Earl and Beverly Cousins, Zaylee, Zandrea, Jarret, Ronnie and Meagan have announced the birth of a son and brother at White River Medical Center on Jan. 2, 2014. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and has been named Zaiden Earl Lynn Cousins. The late …

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  • Jessy Annalyn Midkiff

    Johnny Midkiff and Allexis Platt of Batesville have announced the birth of a daughter at White River Medical Center on Jan. 9, 2014. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces and has been named Jessy Annalyn Midkiff. Grandparents are Steve and Susan Reves, Tim and …

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  • Olivia Jade Smith

    Gerrick and Taylor Smith of Batesville have announced the birth of a daughter at White River Medical Center on Jan. 7, 2014. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and has been named Olivia Jade Smith. Grandparents are Mark and Jodie Marsh, Eric and Kandi …

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  • Aralynne Elizabeth Ferrer

    Ivan Ferrer and Amber Rackley and Lesandro of Batesville have announced the birth of a daughter and sister at White River Medical Center on Jan. 10, 2014. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 13.3 ounces and has been named Aralynne Elizabeth Ferrer. Grandparents are Seretha Polston, …

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  • Watson, Jenkins lead Scots to AMC sweep in Illinois

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Lyon College junior guard Ashala Watson took advantage of 12 trips to the free-throw line, converting nine, to score 11 points and grab 12 rebounds for the first double-double of her Scot career and help initiate an American Midwest Conference basketball sweep …

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  • T-wolves, Cavewomen win Lyon crowns

    The 2013 Lyon College-Mark Martin Automotive High School Invitational Tournament finally came to a conclusion Saturday at Becknell Gymnasium as two Guard-circulation area teams took home the championships. The Cave City Cavewomen won with a 46-37 victory over the Melbourne Lady Bearkatz. The Cedar Ridge …

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  • Degree may be needed for fish care

    Owning a fish should be dependent on having a medical degree. While it may not seem difficult to care for a fish just wait until they get sick, just as my Blue Suede betta fish has been for the last few days. With the help …

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  • Conways were part of ‘Dynasty’

    James Sevier Conway was elected the first governor of the brand new state of Arkansas in 1836. Sixteen years later, his brother, Elias N. Conway, was elected governor. After 178 years and 45 governors, the Conway brothers remain as the only siblings ever elected governor …

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