• Election commission to meet

    The Independence County Election Commission will meet at 4 p.m. today at the Independence County Courthouse to discuss the upcoming May primary. All meetings are open to the public.

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  • Meter read system tops agenda

    SOUTHSIDE — The Southside Public Water Authority board will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the authority office at 1401 Batesville Blvd. to hear a presentation and discuss possible action on a system-wide meter radio read change out, said Manager John Richardson. Also on the …

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  • Council to hear from fire chief, sheriff’s office, engineer

    The Batesville City Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at city hall. Fire Chief Brent Gleghorn will present a 2013 year-end report and presentation of procedures for council review. The agenda also includes recognition of Davy Insell for his years of service as a …

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  • Deadline nears for G/T nominations

    SOUTHSIDE — The Southside School District gifted and talented program is currently accepting nominations for prospective students who demonstrate “an interaction of high intellect, creativity and motivation/task commitment,” according to a news release. Nominations will be accepted for students entering grades 4-12 during the 2014-15 …

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  • CPR, first aid classes offered

    The Healthcare Provider cardiopulmonary resuscitation class will be offered by Vital Link ambulance service from 2 to 6 p.m. Tuesday. The fee is $40. The Heartsaver CPR and first aid class will be offered from 6 to 10 p.m. Tuesday. The fee of $40 covers …

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  • Ozarka plans Drive 4 UR Community event

    MELBOURNE — Freedom Ford and Ozarka College will host a Drive 4 UR Community event to raise funds for Ozarka College Foundation at Ozarka College at Melbourne from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday. “We are so happy to be partnering again with Freedom Ford …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 27, 1994.

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  • Paragould family works to raise autism awareness

    PARAGOULD (AP) — When her daughter Lexi was diagnosed with autism at 2 1/2 years old, Paragould-native Ginnie Rudi said she was devastated. Lexi is both Ginnie and her husband, Eric’s first child, so they didn’t know what to expect. Eric’s sisters had suggested to …

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  • Folk center holds story swap

    MOUNTAIN VIEW — Ozark Storytellers will hold its monthly story swap from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the White Oak Auditorium inside the Administration Building at the Ozark Folk Center, located at 1032 Park Ave. in Mountain View. Tellers are invited to bring stories …

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  • Iconic Hollywood actor Mickey Rooney dies at 93

    LOS ANGELES — Mickey Rooney’s approach to life was simple: “Let’s put on a show!” He spent nine decades doing it, on the big screen, on television, on stage and in his extravagant personal life. A superstar in his youth, Rooney was Hollywood’s top box-office …

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  • Ozarka employee conducts presentation

    MELBOURNE — Holly Ayers, division chair of math, science and education at Ozarka College, was selected to present at the sixth annual Redesign: Technology and Innovation in Mathematics Education conference in Charleston, S.C. “Faculty, administration and others working in higher education gather for discussion and …

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  • Principal: ‘lead by serving’ is crucial to student’s total development

    Batesville High School is fortunate to have 15 extracurricular clubs on campus. Most, if not all, include an element of service to others as a main component of their structure. The leadership and staff at BHS share the belief that this element is crucial to …

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