• News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 31, 1993.

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  • Woman who lost pants arrested for drinking

    Susan A. Fuller, 30, of Mountain View was arrested on public intoxication-drugs and possession of illegal drugs following an incident at The Market Place shopping center on Harrison Street around 1:15 p.m. Thursday. Deputy Brian Luetschwager said he and Deputy Ernie Gillihan were called to …

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  • Wind takes toll on experiment station

    BETHESDA — For farm hands John Tucker and Keith Swaims, it was a typical rain shower on a hot, humid summer afternoon — until the winds hit. The two were taking shelter from the rain in a large hay/equipment barn around 3:30 Wednesday afternoon when …

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  • Enrollment rises for many schools

    Thursday marks the 14th day of classes for the 2012-13 academic year and enrollment at many area districts has increased since the first day of school began Aug. 20. Figures are something that change on a daily basis no matter what time of the year, …

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  • Storm causes damage

    CAVE CITY — A shop building made of steel that according to homeowners Billy and Tonie Norris was built to withstand 150-mph winds was no match for a thunderstorm that brought rain, hail and high winds to 1085 Arrowhead Lane at Cave City in northern …

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  • Child taken into DHS custody

    ASH FLAT — An Evening Shade woman lost custody of her 15-month-old child Tuesday after a Department of Health and Human Services worker spotted drug paraphernalia in her home, Sharp County Sheriff Mark Counts said on the department’s website. Deputies responded to 85 Hill Top …

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  • ‘Angels’ grace stage at UACCB

    Andie Brasher’s excitement for the Arkansas Angels pageant at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville on Saturday was so infectious even her family couldn’t wait. Gathered around Brasher’s wheelchair, her mom, dad and siblings watched as Brasher, 8, was pampered for the event, …

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  • Miner’s Day to be discussed

    CUSHMAN — The Cushman City Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Cushman City Hall. The council will hear reports from the city marshal, water superintendent and city treasurer. Cushman Miner’s Day plans will be discussed and bills will be reviewed. Meetings are open …

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  • Shooting arrest made

    NEWPORT — A Newport man has been arrested for shooting another man earlier this week. Lt. Patrick Weatherford with the Newport Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division said Timothy Brown, 35, was arrested Thursday and was taken to the county jail. He was expected to appear …

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  • CC may expel student for drugs

    CAVE CITY — In a departure from its normal monthly meeting schedule, the Cave City School Board will meet at 7 p.m. Monday in the high school library in order to hold an expulsion hearing as part of the session, said Superintendent Steven Green. The …

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  • T-shirts for upcoming Trolley Car Days available

    SULPHUR ROCK — Trolley Car Days T-shirts are for sale at two community businesses — Wildcat Station and The Hair Shed, said Ann Heathwaite, a member of the annual festival’s planning committee. “The shirts are a nice fall color featuring the artwork of Jeanette Emerson,” …

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  • Compassionate Friends to hold picnic, balloon release

    The Compassionate Friends, North Central Arkansas chapter, will hold its annual picnic and balloon release at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Riverside Park in Batesville. This is a change in location for the group’s monthly meeting. The chapter will provide the balloons as well as the …

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