Low humidity, winds bring burn bans

November 27, 2017 The Arkansas Forestry Commission has the state in a moderate to high wildfire danger level, with most counties in the state under a burn …

Santa is coming to school

November 27, 2017 MOUNTAIN VIEW — Santa will be making his way to Ozarka College in Mountain View on Thursday. Everyone is welcome to bring their …

Council to recognize employee

November 27, 2017 The Batesville City Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at city hall. Agenda items include recognition of Johnny Coles, street superintendent, and …

Christmas pageant slated

November 27, 2017 MOOREFIELD — An outdoor Christmas pageant will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Rehobeth Baptist Church, located at …

State police investigating Stuttgart slaying

November 27, 2017 STUTTGART (AP) — Authorities are investigating after a man was shot to death in eastern Arkansas. The shooting happened Sunday afternoon in Stuttgart, …

Inmates take 2 guards hostage

November 27, 2017 TUCKER (AP) — Two correctional officers at a maximum-security prison in central Arkansas were held hostage Friday by a pair of inmates, a prison …

Aviation students named scholars

November 27, 2017 MELBOURNE — Three Ozarka College aviation students have been selected as Arkansas Aviation Historical Society scholarship recipients, according to a news release. Clay …

Christmas memories sought

November 27, 2017 The Batesville Daily Guard is publishing its annual Seasons Greetings special section Dec. 22. Anyone wishing to share a special Christmas memory (no …