• School plans ‘Night of Fun’

    SULPHUR ROCK — Sulphur Rock Magnet Elementary will host a “Spring Fling Supper and Night of Fun” beginning at 4 p.m. Friday. A dinner of chicken and dressing, green beans, mashed potatoes, hot rolls and chocolate cake will be served for $5. Children 5 and …

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  • Kiwanis hold pitch tourney

    CAVE CITY — Cave City Kiwanis Club will have a pitch tournament at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Cave City Elementary School Safe Room. Trophies will be awarded to first- and second-place winners. A door prize of a $25 Visa gift card will be given …

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  • Clothing giveaway set

    A community outreach clothing giveaway is held from 12:30 to 4 p.m. each second Saturday at Grace Communion Fellowship, located at 790 Allen Chapel Road. The church requests no vendors.

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  • Ozarka-MV sets ladies’ luncheon

    MOUNTAIN VIEW — The Ozarka College Foundation will host a ladies; luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Ozarka student center at Mountain View. The event will consist of a lunch, provided by Ozarka College Culinary Arts, a fashion show and silent …

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  • SteelDrivers headline festival

    MOUNTAIN VIEW — The SteelDrivers, three-time Grammy-nominated band, will headline the Mountain View Bluegrass Festival. The band will take the stage at 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Ozark Folk Center Auditorium. For tickets or other festival information, call (870) 269-2542 or 269-2704 or visit www.mountainview-bluegrass.com. …

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  • C-Ridge sets kindergarten registration

    NEWARK — Kindergarten registration at the Cedar Ridge School District will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 14 at both Cord-Charlotte Elementary and Newark Elementary. A Social Security card, official birth certificate, immunization record and physical screening for each child are required …

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  • Weekend Events

    Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, March 8 – Sunday, March 10, 2013.

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  • Bid accepted for CC baseball field project

    CAVE CITY — By a unanimous vote, the Cave City School Board decided during a regular meeting last week to accept the second-lowest bid for new lighting and a small concession stand at the baseball field, said Superintendent Steven Green. Bids were opened on Feb. …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 28, 1993.

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  • Students learn about Spanish language, culture via concert

    MELBOURNE — Instead of repeating words from the Spanish language using a book or with help from their teachers, many area students put their Spanish skills to the test in a rather unusual way — via concert. Ennio Emmanuel, a critically acclaimed singer, songwriter and …

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  • Coping with cancer – Girl’s migraine turns out to be tumor

    CALICO ROCK — Chuck and Amy Jones knew something wasn’t right when their 8-year-old daughter Peyton began complaining of migraine headaches. A trip to the ER would confirm their worst fears: She had a cancerous brain tumor. Less than a month prior, when Peyton’s migraines …

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  • Shooting suspect arrested

    Named as a suspect in the shooting of a Newark woman Feb. 19, Ernesto Trevino was arrested late Tuesday night without incident in Jackson County. A felony aggravated assault warrant had been issued for Trevino following the shooting of Rosemary Hernandez and he is currently …

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