• Supervisor discusses special education in the Batesville School District

    Special education in the Batesville School District includes instructional and related services specifically and individually designed to meet the educational needs of students with disabilities. These services are provided in the students’ least restrictive or natural environments. special education is outlined federally by the Individuals …

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  • Wreath ceremony pays tribute to vets

    It was a small turnout for the wreath ceremony on Sunday to honor veterans and it didn’t go unnoticed by some who were there. The annual event was held on the White River bridge and featured several speakers. Between the whipping wind and cars constantly …

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  • CC woman turns 104

    CAVE CITY — Alma Lassiter shared her 104th birthday with Election Day last week. She didn’t seem to mind, and didn’t talk politics. The daughter of Moss Montgomery, Lassiter was raised in the Sandtown/Palestine area and raised her family near Palestine, west of Cave City. …

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  • WRMC offers help to quit smoking

    For people who would like to quit smoking, White River Medical Center offers a four-week program called Smoke Free for Life. The program is open to anyone and is covered by most insurances, said Jennifer Coleman, supervisor of Cardio Pulmonary Rehab at WRMC and who …

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  • 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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