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October 30th, 2014
VIDEO: Bumgarner Shines As Giants Win World Series
Madison Bumgarner punctuated one of the finest World Series performances in baseball history by pitching the San Francisco Giants to their third title in five years with a 3-2 win over the Kansas City Royals in Game 7 on Wednesday night
VIDEO: Student opens fire at a Washington state high school
ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: A student opened fire at a high school in Washington state on Friday, wounding an unknown number of victims before killing himself with a gun, the Seattle
VIDEO: SEC Is 1st Conference To Put 4 In Top 5 Of AP Poll
The Southeastern Conference has reached a new milestone in The Associated Press college football poll, becoming the first league to place four teams in the top five ? all from the western division. Mississippi State stayed No. 1 after a weekend off. Alabama jumped three spots to No. 4 after a 59-0 victory against Texas A&M. Auburn moved up a spot to No. 5 during a bye week, taking advantage of losses by previously unbeaten Notre Dame and Baylor.
VIDEO: SEC Commissioner Mike Slive To Retire In 2015
At a Tuesday press conference, Mike Slive announced that he will step down as commissioner of the Southeastern Conference, effective July 31, 2015. Slive is the SECâ€™s seventh commissioner and has held the position since 2002, yet he told SECSports.com that recent health concerns have made him reevaluate his priorities. Slive said, â€śI have been blessed in more ways than I can count and I will have as much passion for this job on my last day as I did on my first."
VIDEO: Ebola - Everything You Need to Know in 94 Seconds
The Hot Spring County flu clinic scheduled for Friday, Oct. 24 at the fairgrounds has been postponed due to a delay in shipmet from the flu vaccineâ€™s distributor. The new flu clinic date will be announced as soon as it is rescheduled.
The Arkansas Department of Health recommends getting a flu vaccine wherever it is available and says it is important for pregnant women to get the vaccine. Individuals wishing to get the vaccine at the county health unit should call (501) 332-6972 to ensure it is available.
LITTLE ROCK â€“ Routine bridge inspections will require lane closures on Interstate 30 in Hot Spring County, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) officials.
Crews will be inspecting two adjacent bridges about 5 miles west of Malvern. The work will require closing the eastbound and westbound outside lanes between mile markers 92 and 94.
VIDEO: Best Seasonal Produce for Fall
Summer may be over, but there are a few flavorful fruits and veggies that may get you excited for the Fall season! Krystin Goodwin (@Krystingoodwin) has a few of the best harvested produce to inspire you to get cooking this season!
Donâ€™t forget to cast your votes in the Malvern Daily Recordâ€™s annaul Pet Calendar Contest. Voting ends Friday, Oct. 17. Each vote costs 25-cents. The top 12 will earn spots in the 2015 calendar. All proceeds benefit the Newspapers in Education program that provides newspapers to local classrooms. See this yearâ€™s contestants on page 12.
The Malvern Daily Record is celebrating Veterans Day by honoring those who have served in our nationâ€™s military. Submit your service memberâ€™s photo along with name, branch of service, place of service and dates served and also note whether the veteran is living or deceased. Photos are due by Friday, Oct. 31 (no Polaroids or photocopies). Look for information forms in the MDR, or fill one out in the office at 219 Locust Street, Malvern. Veterans will be featured in the Saturday, Nov. 8 MDR.