Blood donors needed through the holidays

November 27, 2015 The American Red Cross encourages individuals and organizations to give something that means something this winter by making a lifesaving blood donation or hosting …

Izard spelling bee nears

November 27, 2015 MELBOURNE — The Izard County Spelling Bee will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday in the Miller Auditorium on the campus of Ozarka College …

Ash Flat parade planned

November 27, 2015 ASH FLAT — The Ash Flat Christmas parade will be at 2 p.m. Dec. 5. Participants need to register by calling Nancy Orr at …

AEDC to offer five workshops

November 27, 2015 LITTLE ROCK — Five statewide workshops have been scheduled to inform Arkansas’ community and economic development leaders about procedures for applying for grants administered …

Ark. health task force nears recommendations

November 27, 2015 LITTLE ROCK — A legislative task force looking at the future of Arkansas’ hybrid Medicaid program is nearing a deadline for recommendations. Health …

Pen women to meet

November 27, 2015 CHEROKEE VILLAGE — The Spring River branch of the National League of American Pen Women will have its Christmas party and meeting at …

News of Other Days

November 27, 2015 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 22, 1997.