• Rally scheduled

    SEARCY — An informational rally against the alcohol amendment will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday in the Harding University Administration Auditorium at Searcy. Issue No. 4, which will be on the Nov. 4 general election ballot, is an amendment to the current …

    Read More

  • School elections determine one race

    Only one race marked the ballot in the annual school board elections on Tuesday in the Guard’s circulation area and that was on Highland School Board in Sharp County. According to the Sharp County Clerk’s Office, Wendell Jines beat Justin Dunn and incumbent Danny Seward …

    Read More

  • Weekend Events

    Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, September 19 – Sunday, September 21, 2014.

    Read More

  • Danny Donuts to return to Beatles at the Ridge

    WALNUT RIDGE — Entertainer Danny Donuts will return to the Beatles at the Ridge music festival, to be held Friday and Saturday in downtown Walnut Ridge. Operating from his Yellow Submarine, Danny provides a unique brand of entertainment for children and families, according to a …

    Read More

  • Brantley, Wood to appear at festival

    WALNUT RIDGE — Reality TV stars Bobby Brantley and Tyler Wood will appear in person at this year’s Beatles at the Ridge festival in Walnut Ridge. Brantley, a cast member on the “Lizard Lick Towing” series, and Wood, from Discovery’s TV show Moonshiners, will greet …

    Read More

  • Republican women to hold luncheon

    HARDY — The Sharp County Republican Women will have a Dutch-treat luncheon meeting at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Bob & Sandy’s BBQ Restaurant in Hardy. The discussion will center around membership, election of officers and plans for the remainder of the year. The group is …

    Read More

  • Ladies auxiliary to host breakfast bonanza

    CHEROKEE VILLAGE — The Ladies Auxiliary of the Highland Elks will serve the annual breakfast bonanza from 7 to 10 a.m. Saturday. The all-you-can-eat meal will include pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs, biscuits, gravy, fruit and beverages. Tickets are $6 in advance or $6.50 at the …

    Read More

  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 11, 1995.

    Read More

  • Walker, Turner win bass club’s Anglers of Year

    CAVE CITY — Shawn Walker and James Turner, with 471 points, were the Cave City Bass Club’s Anglers of the Year for 2014, said tournament director Steve Moody. Moody and his partner, Fred Mullens, were runner-ups with 465 points. The Big Bass of the year …

    Read More

  • Aerojet reunion announced

    The Aerojet reunion will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Fred’s Fish House. For more information call (870) 613-1371.

    Read More

  • Web Picnic Mascot

    UACCB thanks community for support

    While community college enrollment has declined as much as 7 percent in Arkansas — the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville only lost a handful of students this fall. Enrollment is at 1,320 for this fall semester, Chancellor Deborah Frazier announced at the eighth …

    Read More

  • There to lend a helping hand – House saw potential

    When all a person needed was a helping hand, Howard House was there to lend it. When others would raise their eyebrows at some idea, he could see the potential, son-in-law Mark Lamberth said this morning. From Bad Boy Mowers to the establishment of Colton’s …

    Read More