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September 22, 2014

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Speedy derby winners

Cub Scout Pack 3 Pinewood Derby winners in the Speed Category were Mason Wittnebert, front left, Ryan Nieman, Luke Redman; back, Duke Wittnebert, Liam Jackson, Cooper Bull and Blake Robbins.

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Oaklawn Lions Club holds annual Chicken/Rib Feed

Oaklawn Lions Club, an affiliate of Lions International, will have its annual Chicken/Rib Feed Friday at the Elks Lodge, 132 Abbott, off Section Line Road. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. with dinner from 4-7 p.m. Cost is $10 a plate.

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HSV September Yard of the Month winner chosen

Nestled on the 18th hole of Balboa Golf Course, the home of Gary and Lillian Letson is a warm and welcoming place. The front yard of the home is filled with crepe myrtles, weeping yaupon hollies, encore azaleas, abelia, roses and hostas. Scattered throughout the front yard is an eclectic mix of whimsical yard art that the Letson's have acquired from local antique stores. From the little brown burro that stands by the water pump to the repurposed birdcage porch light, each piece highlights the landscaping and enhances the beauty of the property.

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Good Citizen award presented

The John Percifull Chapter of the NSDAR had one main winner of the Good Citizen award in 2014. Three seniors submitted essays to be considered and the decision was hard to judge the best.

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Historical caricature donated

Mildred Smith, left, recently presented to Garland County Historical Society representative Orval Allbritton an original 1910 caricature of William G. "Billy" Maurice, who built the first Maurice Bathhouse in 1890 and the one currently on Bathhouse Row in 1912.The drawing had been displayed in the bathhouse for many years.

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Sunday Items of interest

Zeta Chi topic: History of Essex Park Zeta Chi Sorority will meet at 1 p.m. Monday in the Maurice Room at National Park Medical of Center. Guest speaker Lanny Beavers, director of survey for Garver Engineers, will share photos and talking about the history of Essex Park Race Track, which was opened in Hot Springs in 1904.

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Sunday's Datebook

Support groups Narcotics Anonymous meets at 2 and 8 p.m. today at 919 Hobson Ave. This is a 12-step recovery program for people for whom drugs have become a major problem. The Help Line number is 321-8700. Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 11 a.m. with speakers and 8 p.m. today at 411 Sellers St. Al-Anon, a fellowship for relatives and friends of alcoholics, meets at 11 a.m. Mondays and Thursdays at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 109 Hobson; and 6 p.m. Wednesdays at Oaklawn United Methodist Church, 216 Higdon.

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Saturday's Datebook

Support groups Narcotics Anonymous meets at noon and 8 p.m. today at 919 Hobson Ave. This is a 12-step recovery program for people for whom drugs have become a major problem. The Help Line number is 321-8700. Alcoholics Anonymous meets at noon and 8 p.m. today at 411 Sellers St. Call 623-6328 for information.

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Saturday Items of interest

Elks host Razorback vs. N. Illinois Huskies tailgate Hot Springs Elks Lodge 380, 132 Abbott Place, will have a Razorback football tailgate party at 5 p.m. today in the lounge. Bring a few friends and come watch the game. There will be a new menu to order from. Stress reduction, addiction recovery class An free introduction to mindfulness-based approaches to stress reduction and addictions recovery class will meet from 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday in Room B at Garland County Library, 1427 Malvern Ave. It will include lecture, guided meditations, question and answer, and handouts.

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Breakfast and a tour

Marion Anderson Men's Breakfast Club took a private tour at the Lamar Bath House. Hosting the tour were park personnel Tom Hill, curator, Mary Hill, technician, and Jim Sanderson, volunteer.

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Friday Item of interest

UDC holds initial meeting of the fall United Daughters of the Confederacy will hold its first meeting of the fall at 10 a.m. Saturday at Melting Pot Genealogical Society Library, 649-B Ouachita Ave., behind Garland County Election Commission. Please note the new time.

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Thursday Items of interest

VCK meets Tuesday, 'Wines form The Bay' fundraiser tickets on sale Virginia Clinton Kelly Democratic Women's Club will meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday at the Democratic headquarters, 608 W. Grand Ave. Guest speaker will be Mike McCormick, Independent candidate for Garland County sheriff.

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Thursday's Datebook

Civic clubs Oaklawn Lions Club breakfast meetings are held at 6:45 a.m. Fridays at Perkins Restaurant, Central Avenue. Visiting Lions and guests are welcome. Contact Tom O'Malley, president, 525-8282; Billy Joe Willis, secretary; or Wanda Thorp, treasurer, for information. Malvern Area Kiwanis Club will meet at noon today at Western Sizzlin', Malvern. For information, call Susan Lafond, 501-337-6422.

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