Batesville Guard named Business of Year

April 12, 2017 The White River Reading Council, an affiliate of the Arkansas Reading Association, has named the Batesville Daily Guard as Business of the Year for …

Theater to embark on quest for Holy Grail

April 12, 2017 The Melba Theater will host a special screening of “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” to mark the cult classic’s 40th anniversary. The movie …

Quorum court gives library budget boost

April 12, 2017 The Independence County Quorum Court approved a new building budget for the Independence County Library at its April meeting on Monday. The library building budget …

WRHS names 10 residents

April 12, 2017 White River Health System has announced the selection of its first 10 medical residents for the Internal Medicine (IM) Residency Program. In January …

Man’s body pulled from lake

April 12, 2017 BENTONVILLE (AP) — Police say a man’s body has been recovered from a lake in northwest Arkansas. Bentonville Police Chief Jon Simpson told …