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Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun October 23, 2016
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Participants Stacie Cordell and Jorge Gomez make their way through last year’s Zombie Run 5K in Hot Springs to benefit the United Way of Garland County. The fun run will take place Saturday and, weather permitting, will include more obstacles and zombie fun than last year’s inaugural race.

Zombie-themed race rallies runners to Hot Springs

An upcoming running event in Hot Springs might be a dream for fans of The Walking Dead. The second annual Zombie Fun Run 5K will have participants scurrying to avoid being snatched by a “zombie” and to survive to the finish line. The fun run is intended for people of all levels. Any competition that is shown is more for bragging rights among the zombies to see who can gather the most human “life support,” said Katie Yamauchi, media-rela... READ MORE

Rockport church celebrates 200th anniversary today CAROL ROLF/CONTRIBUTING WRITER

Rockport United Methodist Church, which was established two centuries ago in Arkansas Territory and has a history of Methodist circuit riders preaching in Methodists’ homes, will mark its 200th anniversary with a celebration today.

Civitan Services to present murder mystery CAROL ROLF/CONTRIBUTING WRITER

BRYANT — Civitan Services will present its third annual murder-mystery dinner at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Benton Event Center, but this year’s event will be a somewhat different.

Art guild plans 10th annual studio tour CAROL ROLF/CONTRIBUTING WRITER

ARKADELPHIA — When the Caddo River Art Guild offered its first Round About Artist Studio Tour in 2007, Farrell Ford, guild president, never doubted the success of the tour.

Young actors to present musical 13 in Benton CAROL ROLF/CONTRIBUTING WRITER

BENTON — The Young Players Second Stage (YP2S) will present the Broadway musical 13 on Friday through Oct. 30 at the Royal Theatre, 111 S. Market St. in downtown Benton.