• Addendum

    The Sharp County Clerk’s Office has finalized its list of candidates running for office in the May 20 primary. The deadline to file was noon Monday. Running for Justice of the Peace District 7 is incumbent Bart Schulz, an independent. He faces Deloy Moody, also …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 29, 1994.

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  • A Glance at Days Gone By

    In 1959, the western “Last Train From Gun Hill” starring Kirk Douglas and Anthony Quinn shows at the Melba Theater and appears to have been popular. A boy dressed mostly in black near the sign in front appears to be trying to make others believe …

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  • Museum honored

    The Arkansas Museums Association has announced that the Calico Rock Museum is the recipient of the 2014 Outstanding Educational Program. The award will honor the Transportation Educational program that was developed by Kristi Thompson, fourth-grade social studies/literacy teacher at Calico Rock Elementary School, and presented …

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  • Rings Chapel to host revival

    CAVE CITY — Rings Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, located at 2925 Highway 58 near Cave City, will have a Bible Conference Revival Sunday through March 14. Meeting times, speakers and subjects include: 6 p.m. Sunday, “The Rapture,” John Deaton of Calvary Baptist Church in Evening …

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  • Ozarka to host ‘Hispanic/Latin American Voices’

    MELBOURNE — Ozarka College at Melbourne will host “The American Voices Series, Hispanic/Latin American Voices” from 10:30 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Wednesday  in the John E. Miller Education Complex Lecture Hall. “One of the goals of the American Voices Series is for Ozarka students and …

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  • Library announces artist of the month

    ASH FLAT — Ash Flat Library has announced that its March artist of the month is Dewana McIntosh. McIntosh is a native of Sharp County. She holds a bachelor of fine arts in art education with an emphasis area of printmaking. As a professional artist, …

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  • New art gallery grand opening set for Tuesday

    MOUNTAIN HOME — The grand opening reception for the new art gallery located on the second floor of the Vada Sheid Community Development Center at Arkansas State University in Mountain Home will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday. The opening exhibit will include …

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  • AETN studios host reunion for Phyllis Speer, John Philpot

    CONWAY — Phyllis Speer and John Philpot, co-hosts of “Arkansas Outdoors” and “Cooking on the Wild Side,” will make a special in-studio appearance at the Arkansas Educational Television Network for “Cooking on the Wild Side: A Phyllis & John Reunion” at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. The …

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  • DNA from skulls may not be human

    Many people believe we are not alone in the universe and a recent DNA test may prove just that. Brien Foerster, a researcher, writer and tour guide in Peru, recently announced preliminary results after an elongated skull he had tested was found to contain DNA …

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  • Couple marks 60 years

    CABOT — Dr. B.J. and Ann Hankins of Cabot celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Feb. 9 with a reception at Cabot United Methodist Church. The reception was hosted by Jerry and Laura Vaughn, Kelsey Vaughn and Morgan Vaughn. Ann Welborn and B.J. Hankins were married …

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  • Men, your love life needs a pickup (truck)

    There’s a reason why American men drive big pickup trucks: Women dig them. A new poll by Insure, an independent consumer insurance website, found that women think attractive men are most likely to be driving a pickup truck. The survey asked 2,000 men and women …

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