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Updated 12:00 a.m., Thu February 4, 2016
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Saturday Chili Supper and Dessert Auction FLOYD — The Floyd-Romance Volunteer Fire Department will hold its Chili Supper and Dessert Auction at 5:30 p.m. at the Floyd Main Fire Station, 1105 Arkansas 31. All politicians and candidates for local office are encouraged to attend. Tickets are $5 each. Children ages 4 and younger may eat free. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Fire Department. For more information, call (501) 993-7665.

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Feb. 4 Lyon College Convocation BATESVILLE — Lyon College Professor Emeritus George Lankford will speak at 7:30 p.m. in the Nucor Auditorium in the Lyon Building at Lyon College. Lankford will discuss the early history of Batesville and Independence County. Admission is free and open to the public. Women’s Self-Defense Class BATESVILLE — A free women’s self-defense class will be held at 6 p.m. in Independence Hall at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville. No registration is required for the event, presented by the Batesville Police Department’s Law Enf... READ MORE

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Feb. 6 International Food Fest SEARCY — St. James Catholic Church will hold its eighth annual International Food Fest at 6:30 in the church’s Parish Hall. Tickets are $10 in advance or $20 at the door. There will be a silent auction with more than 200 donated items, and the raffle of a National Football League football autographed by members of the 2015 Green Bay Packers. Raffle tickets for this event, along with those for a cash priz...

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Today Piano and Voice Recital BATESVILLE — A piano and voice recital titled Sounds of America will be presented at 7:30 p.m. in the Bevens Music Room in Brown Chapel at Lyon College. Michael Oriatti, tenor, and Sarah Weston, pianist, will perform the music of Stephen Foster, Leonard Bernstein, Samuel Barber and other American composers. The recital is free and open to the public.

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Saturday Healing Herbal Teas Workshop NEWPORT — Jacksonport State Park will present a hands-on Healing Herbal Teas Workshop from 1-3 p.m. at the park’s visitor center. Participants will discuss the healing aspects of a variety of native medicinal herb teas and learn how to make them. There will be a tea tasting, and attendees are welcome to bring a favorite teacup. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 7 to 12. Advance ...

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