• Reward offered for info in locating missing woman

    FARMERVILLE, La. (AP) — Union Parish officials are offering a $16,000 reward for anyone who can lead them to the location of a missing woman. Amanda McPherson, 32, was last seen Nov. 4 with 31-year-old Bryan Benson when McPherson’s vehicle became stuck on a road …

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  • CC board OKs raise

    CAVE CITY — Substitute teachers are getting a raise. The Cave City School Board recently increased substitute teacher pay to $56.25 per day from $55 to comply with the new Arkansas minimum wage standard. The new rate began Jan. 1. Meanwhile, the board approved three …

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  • Body found near university

    FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — University of Arkansas police are investigating after a body was found on property leased by the university near the main campus in Fayetteville. An alert sent to students on Tuesday says the body was found Sunday in a wooded area between the …

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  • Officials reporting 11 flu deaths in Arkansas

    LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Arkansas public health officials say the number of reported deaths caused by the flu is now more than 10. The Arkansas Department of Health says eight deaths from the flu were reported between Dec. 28 and Saturday. There now have been …

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  • Civil War group to hear about Lincoln, faith

    The Batesville Civil War Round Table will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at First Community Bank’s George Rider Room. The meeting is open to guests. For the program, the Rev. David and Jan Wesley will present a review of a book entitled “Lincoln’s Battle with …

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  • AG: Past service counts under new term limits

    LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Attorney General Dustin McDaniel’s office says past service in the Legislature counts toward new term limits lawmakers face under a voter-approved amendment. McDaniel’s office said in an advisory opinion Tuesday that years served in the Legislature are to be counted in …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 28, 2003.

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  • Lawrence County symposium slated

    POWHATAN — The Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives and the Arkansas History Commission will host a symposium from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Jan. 15 at the courthouse and at the Male and Female Academy on the grounds of Powhatan Historic State Park in Powhatan. The …

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  • Retired teachers and school employees to meet

    MELBOURNE — The regular retired teachers and school employees meeting will be at noon Monday in the new student center on the Ozarka College campus in Melbourne. Alana Green from Green’s Tax Service will present the program. She will speak about issues that will help …

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  • Dean’s list announced

    SEARCY — Area students have been named to the Harding University dean’s list for grades achieved during the fall 2014 semester, according to a news release. They include sophomore Savannah Sipe of Melbourne and senior Breanna Bray of Pleasant Plains.

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  • Subiaco names honor student

    SUBIACO — Subiaco Academy has announced that Daniel Haunert, son of Tim and Melaine Haunert of Batesville, has made the second quarter honor roll for the 2014-15 academic year. To be on the list, a student must achieve a grade point average of 93 percent …

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  • Subscription offered to newlyweds

    The Batesville Daily Guard is offering a month of free home delivery of the newspaper within our circulation area to newlyweds. To start delivery, drop by the Guard office at 258 W. Main St. in Batesville or call (870) 793-2383 or toll free 1 (800) …

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