• Search ends

    CHEROKEE VILLAGE — It’s over. The search for 4-year-old Caleb Linn came to an end this morning at the remote Kia Kima Boy Scout Camp located near the Fulton County portion of Cherokee Village. Shortly after 11 a.m. Fulton County Sheriff Buck Foley spoke with …

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  • Wild food chef remembered for free spirit

    Billy Joe Tatum MELBOURNE — Whether she was hosting a party for Bill and Hillary Clinton or foraging out in the woods for herbs, Billy Joe Tatum was known for her free spirit. The woman who always wore a feather in her hat even wrote …

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  • Heart health focus of luncheon

    “You’re never too old to make a lifestyle change,” guest speaker Ruth Ann Hart told a crowd of about 250 at the seventh annual Red Hot Luncheon on Monday at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville. Hart did a demonstration for the crowd …

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  • Neighborhood watch to meet

    GAINESBORO — A neighborhood watch meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday at Sharp United Methodist Church, located at 1100 Gainesboro Road, Batesville. Signs have come in for those who have already ordered them and will be available for pick up. Hot dogs will …

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  • Thursday is WRAAA open house

    The White River Area Agency on Aging will have an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday at 505 S. St. Louis St. For more information call Tracy Baxter, regional manager, at (870) 612-3010 or visit www.wraaa.com. WRAAA serves Fulton, Independence, Izard, Jackson and …

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  • Housing board to meet

    MELBOURNE — The Board of Commissioners of the White River Regional Housing Authority will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday in the White River Regional Housing Authority Training Center, located directly behind the WRRHA headquarters office in Melbourne.

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  • DAV election scheduled

    Disabled American Veterans Chapter 32 will have its annual election meeting at 5 p.m. Thursday at the DAV building.

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  • Club News

    Bethesda EHC BETHESDA — Members of the Bethesda Extension Homemakers Club recently held their March meeting. One guest was in attendance. The meeting commenced with recital of the American flag pledge and the Homemakers Creed. Nine members answered roll call by responding to the question …

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  • Cedar Ridge awarded $60K

    NEWARK — The Cedar Ridge School District has been awarded $60,000 from the Office of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention to promote healthy and safe lifestyles without alcohol, tobacco and other legal and illegal drugs. Cedar Ridge School District will receive $20,000 each year for …

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  • Students showcase history projects

    Lyon College hosted Arkansas District II’s National History Day on March 15, giving students in grades 6-12 the chance to interpret historical topics through dramatic performances, imaginative exhibits, multimedia documentaries and research papers based on research related to an annual theme. Deyn Bratten and Kaitlyn …

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  • Honor Roll – Batesville Junior High

    The students listed below made the honor roll for the third nine weeks of the 2011-12 school year at Batesville Junior High School, according to a news release: Seventh: all A’s — Katie Allen, Abby Antici, Kinley Barron, Jonathan Callahan, Brooke Caraway, Daesha Childress, Hayley …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 15, 1992. 96 YEARS AGO The committee appointed to solicit funds in Batesville for the Batesville highway, the Dollarway, report some good work done. The committee has raised about $400, but it will require …

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