• The Compassionate Friends to meet Tuesday

    The Compassionate Friends, North Central Arkansas chapter, will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Citizens Bank Annex, 285 College Ave., Batesville. The Compassionate Friends is a national nonprofit, self-help support organization for bereaved parents, grandparents and siblings. There is no religious affiliation and no …

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  • Dealership sets groundbreaking

    Scott Wood Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram will be holding a groundbreaking ceremony at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the dealership’s future location at 1674 Batesville Blvd. The event is open to the public.

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  • Mayor to speak at AARP

    Mayor Rick Elumbaugh will be the guest speaker at the Batesville Chapter AARP monthly luncheon meeting at noon Tuesday at Catfish Wharf in Moorefield. Elumbaugh will discuss recent city news. Members will eat a buffet-style lunch at 11 a.m. AARP is an organization for people …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 26, 1994.

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  • Church to hold yard sale

    MELBOURNE — First United Pentecostal Church of Melbourne, located at 99 Winfree Lane, will participate in the Melbourne City-wide Yard Sale from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The church will also sell grilled hot dogs, drinks and chips.

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  • Musicians sought

    Musicians will gather at 7 p.m. Monday in the Community Room at First Community Bank, located at the corner of St. Louis and Harrison streets in Batesville. The meeting is open to all singers and those who play the accordion, button box, harmonica, guitar, keyboard, …

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  • Project club to meet

    River Valley Needle Works Project Club will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at the Independence County Cooperative Extension Office, located at 1770 Meyers St. in Batesville. The meeting is open to anyone who would like to learn to knit or crochet as well as experienced …

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  • Culpepper & Merriweather Circus comes to Salem

    SALEM — The Culpepper & Merriweather Circus will perform at 5 and 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Fulton County Fairgrounds in Salem. At 4 pony rides, a moon bounce house and concessions will be available. Performances will include Miss Simone and her breathtaking single trapeze, …

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  • Study: Married folks have fewer heart problems

    Love can sometimes break a heart but marriage seems to do it a lot of good. A study of more than 3.5 million Americans finds that married people are less likely than singles, divorced or widowed folks to suffer any type of heart or blood …

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  • A Glance at Days Gone By

    Jim Mitchum, 101, lived in the old Independence County Jail building at one time, when he was chief deputy. He said that when the building was torn down in 1952 after a millage was approved in order to build a new jail, it was discovered …

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  • US autism estimate rises to 1 in 68

    NEW YORK (AP) — The government’s estimate of autism has moved up again to 1 in 68 U.S. children, a 30 percent increase in two years. But health officials say the new number may not mean autism is more common. Much of the increase is …

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  • Texarkana awarded $7,700 grant to attract business

    TEXARKANA (AP) — Texarkana will receive a $7,700 grant from the state to develop sites in the Maxwell Industrial Park. The grant, awarded through the Arkansas General Improvement Fund, will support an environmental study and a wetlands assessment of a 37.5-acre tract in the Maxwell …

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