• Dad arrested for hitting daughter

    MELBOURNE — Izard County deputies arrested a man Tuesday night for allegedly hitting his daughter, Sheriff Tate Lawrence said. He said deputies were dispatched to a Highland Street address in Calico Rock in response to a domestic disturbance complaint, but while they were en route, …

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  • Police arrest 3 for filing false police report

    Warrants for filing a false police report as well as those for numerous drug-related offenses are being requested by the Independence County Sheriff’s office for three Batesville men who allegedly led police to believe there was more to their story. Warrants for filing a false …

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  • Pizza Inn opens in Cave City

    CAVE CITY — Cave City residents and those passing through now have another dining option with the opening of Pizza Inn at 502 Main St. inside the Citgo Flash Market. The international pizza chain is recognized for serving a variety of traditional and specialty pizzas …

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  • Cave City Nursing Home honored

    CAVE CITY — Staff members of the Cave City Nursing Home received a plaque honoring the facility’s selection as one of the Top Nursing Homes in America by the Consumer Research Council in Washington, D.C. “This award means so much to the staff who work …

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  • Quail Valley Church of Christ hosting gospel meeting

    The Church of Christ in Quail Valley will have a gospel meeting at 7 tonight through Friday and at 11 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday. The preacher will be Jerry Fite of Pasadena, Texas. Topics include: tonight, The Roman Road to Salvation; Tuesday morning, Who Are …

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  • Artist Dianne Reidling featured at Ash Flat Public Library

    ASH FLAT — The works of Artist Dianne Reidling are being featured at the Ash Flat Public Library for the remainder of this month, said Ina Gill, publicist. “The  library is featuring an additional artist this month due to the artists’ different expressions of their …

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  • ARcare physician gains HIV specialist certification

    Dr. J. Dan Moore, M.D. becomes first physician in Arkansas to obtain designation AUGUSTA — Dr. J. Dan Moore, program director, medical director and chief physician of HIV Services for ARcare, has been certified as an HIV specialist by the American Academy of HIV Medicine. …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 4, 1993.

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  • Student named finalist

    CALICO ROCK — A Calico Rock High School student has been named a Wendy’s Heisman state finalist, according to a news release. Holly Nutt of Pineville was named one of 20 finalists in the national competition that celebrates hard work, dedication and exceptional records in …

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  • Ozarka and the UofA sign agreement

    MELBOURNE — In an effort to further benefit students in the state of Arkansas, Ozarka College and the University of Arkansas have partnered to create a reverse transfer agreement between the two institutions, according to a news release. The new agreement will affect students that …

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  • Calico school receives funding

    CALICO ROCK — Calico Rock School District has been named a recipient of the Arkansas Department of Education’s Joint Use Agreement funding program for its Community and School Partnership for Exercise and Recreation (C.A.S.P.E.R.). “Overall health and wellness in rural communities is a growing concern …

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  • Christmas memories sought for special section

    The Batesville Daily Guard is publishing its annual Seasons Greetings special section Dec. 24. Anyone wishing to share a special Christmas memory for publication in this section may bring the story and/or a photo to go with the memory to the Guard office at 258 …

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