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Stories from Saturday, October 15, 2011

Thayer, Alton schools accredited with distinction in performance (10/15/11)
Among Oregon County's four public school districts, two --Alton and Thayer -- were accredited with distinction in performance by the state. "I can't say enough about that," Alton Schools Superintendent Sheila Wheeler, an Alton alumni, said. "I am just so proud of our community and students."...
Vietnam medic finds healing in music (10/15/11)
In 1966, just about all Dennis Hodo wanted to do was play his guitar and sing with his garage band, The Hatchers. For a time, that is exactly what the Grandin foursome (Hodo, his older brother, Bob Hodo, and friends Chuck Lovelace and Nick Hatch, the group's namesake), did...
Fulton County residents support mental health awareness (10/15/11)
Richard Irby Staff Writer A group of Fulton County residents were very involved on Tuesday, Oct. 4, as Arkansas State University at Mountain Home observed National Mental Health Awarenesss Week. The event centered around an exhibit by Kristy Worthen, a Salem artist whose work has been displayed at galleries around the county, including the United Nations in New York City...