• 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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  • BHS students receive honors

    Fifteen Batesville High School students have earned Advanced Placement awards in recognition of their “exceptional achievement” on AP exams, according to a news release. Rafeh Qureshi qualified for the National AP Scholar award by receiving a score of 5 on 13 exams. Seven students qualified …

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  • S-side to discuss bonuses

    SOUTHSIDE — The Southside School Board will meet at 6:30 tonight in the high school cafeteria. Agenda items include recommendation to pass a resolution against possible federal budget cuts for public schools, discussion of a softball coach position and employee bonuses. Meetings are open to …

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  • Accreditation team to give review

    The Batesville School Board will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the West Magnet Elementary library. Agenda items include student and staff recognitions, a curriculum report from West Magnet, a review from the AdvanceEd accreditation team and authorization for participation in the Arkansas Public School …

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  • Community School to meet

    The Community School Inc. will hold its board meeting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at White River Specialized Industries at 1550 Cottonwood Drive. Meetings are open to the public.

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  • Trauma council to meet

    The North Central Arkansas Trauma Regional Advisory Council will meet from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday at Josie’s at the Lockhouse in Batesville. The agenda includes general business related to statewide efforts to build a trauma system in Arkansas. The meeting is open to …

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