• Two charged in car dealership theft

    Michelle L. Durham Bond has been set at $60,000 each for Paul J. Edding and Michelle L. Durham for their alleged part in the theft of several items from the construction site of the new Stanley Wood Chevrolet dealership on Highway 167 in the Southside …

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  • Boot camp deadline extended

    The deadline for Independence County residents to register for Independence County Entrepreneur Boot Camp has been extended to Oct. 17, according to Herb Lawrence, director for Arkansas State University Small Business and Technology Development Center. The boot camp is for anyone wishing to start a …

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  • Council changes meeting time

    The Batesville City Council has changed its meeting to 5 p.m. today, rather than 5:30, due to a scheduling conflict.

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  • Ozarka sets culinary dinners

    MELBOURNE — The Ozarka College culinary arts department will host its first gourmet dinner of the semester from 5-8 p.m. Thursday. Advanced culinary arts students are currently working on a menu that will be prepared and served under the direction of instructors Mimi Newsome and …

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  • Balance disorders to be topic

    White River Medical Center is hosting a free Community Education Presentation from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday in Conference Room B of the Josephine Raye Rogers Center for Women and Imaging at WRMC. “Keeping on Your Feet,” about dizziness and balance disorders, will be presented …

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  • Public invited to submit comments

    The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville registered nursing program will host a site review for continuing accreditation of its associate of applied science registered nursing program degree. The public may come to meet the visiting accreditation team from the National League for Nursing …

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  • Program offered to health care professionals

    A free continuing education program, “Symptoms of End Stage Disease/Breaking Bad News,” will be held from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday in Conference Room B at the Josephine Raye Rogers Center for Women and Imaging, located at 1710 Harrison St. in Batesville. The program is …

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  • Poke float re-scheduled

    Due to incliment weather the Poke Float and Cleanup which was originally planned for Oct. 6 has been re-scheduled for Saturday. For more information call Sam Cooke at (870) 307-8922 or visit www.FriendOfTheRivers.org.

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  • Warrant issued for methamphetamine, theft

    Investigation of a wire theft from a local business Sept. 29 resulted in a possession of drugs/paraphernalia/theft warrant being issued for 49-year-old Patrick Watts of Locust Grove, according to a court affidavit. In the affidavit Independence County Sheriff’s Investigator Mike Mundy said that on Sept. …

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  • Sharp Co. 4-H expands to 7 clubs

    ASH FLAT — Three new 4-H clubs were organized in Sharp County this year for a total of seven clubs throughout the county, said Joe Moore, Sharp County Extension agent-staff chairman. “New members may join at any time during the year, there are no membership …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 29, 1993.

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  • Garcia challenges Krug

    Editor’s note: The Batesville Daily Guard will be publishing a series of articles profiling viewpoints of candidates in local races. This is the first. The election is Nov. 6.   Two sitting members of the Batesville City Council drew opponents this year, and both races …

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