• Southside continues high school building

    SOUTHSIDE — The second phase of Southside High School’s building project that will include a media center and six classrooms is hoped to be completed this August, according to Superintendent Roger Rich, who gave an update on construction when the Southside School Board met recently. …

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  • New business wants in on growth

    Batesville is growing and Precise Solar and Power wants to be a part of that growth said owner Mike Arnold who along with co-owner, Randall Lovelace, recently opened up shop at #3 Triangle Lane Suite B (behind the Triangle Cafe). Precise Solar and Power, although …

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  • McCourt joins WRMC pain clinic

    White River Medical Center Pain Management Clinic has announced the association of Dr. Carol McCourt, interventional pain management, according to a news release. She will be a part of the medical staff at WRMC. As a pain management physician, McCourt will provide outpatient treatment to …

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  • Newark holds citywide yard sale

    NEWARK — The Newark Chamber of Commerce spring city-wide yard sale will begin at 7 a.m. Saturday. Maps may be picked up at the Red Rooster. For more information call (870) 799-8888 or (870) 613-2840.

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  • Weekend Events

    Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, April 11 – Sunday, April 13, 2014.

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  • Memorial service set in Izard County for Civil War soldier

    A memorial service for James Henry Clay Harvell, the great-grandfather of several Harvells in the Izard County area including Roger Harvell of Lunenburg, will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday at Reeves Cemetery, just off Guion Road. Roger Harvell gave the following biography of his great-grandfather. …

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  • Legion hosts Traley Fisher

    A benefit to help fund a ministry for women with drug and alcohol addictions, domestic violence, depression and other problems will be held from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday at the American Legion Post, located at 100 Legion Lane in Batesville. Traley Fisher, a …

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  • Cemetery cleanings set

    Eutopia Cemetery The Eutopia Cemetery’s annual meeting/cleaning is scheduled for 9 a.m. Saturday, said Eileen Adam of the community. “Everyone who has family interred or community interest is encouraged to participate,” Adam said. “A fellowship potluck will follow the business meeting. Please bring tools and …

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  • Calico Rock Youth Rally scheduled for Friday

    CALICO ROCK — The Fourth Annual Calico Rock Youth Rally will be at 7 p.m. Friday in the Calico Rock Elementary auditorium. Admission is free. The theme this year is being an overcomer through Christ Jesus. Praise and worship leaders will be the Nolan Bishop …

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  • Museum dedication slated

    CALICO ROCK — The dedication ceremony for the Calico Rock Museum and Visitor Center will be at 11 a.m. Saturday. The museum is located at 104 Main St. in Calico Rock. Refreshments will be served. The event is open to the public. The Calico Rock …

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  • Rec center announces potluck

    GAINESBORO — A hamburger/potluck dinner will be held at noon Saturday at Oak Bluff Recreational Center in the Gainesboro community. Hamburgers will be provided. Those attending are asked to bring a potluck dish. For more information call (870) 793-9520.

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 1, 1994.

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