QC could pick new collector at meeting

June 8, 2017 The Independence County Quorum Court will officially declare the tax collector’s office vacant at its June meeting in the Jess B. Carpenter Building on …

Fire department preparing for ISO

June 8, 2017 It’s been 12 years since Batesville residents saw a drop in their fire insurance rating, and before that it had been 17 years since …

Weekend Events

June 8, 2017 Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, June 9 - Sunday, June 11, 2017.

Moorefield Town Council changes meeting

June 8, 2017 MOOREFIELD — Due to a scheduling conflict, the June meeting of the Moorefield Town Council has been rescheduled from its regular meeting night to …

Water board to discuss rates

June 8, 2017 SOUTHSIDE — The Southside Public Water Authority will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at 1401 Batesville Blvd. Agenda items include the approval of …

ARcare to establish scholarship

June 8, 2017 AUGUSTA — Dr. Steven F. Collier, CEO of ARcare and Dr. Rex Horne Jr., president of Arkansas’ Independent Colleges and Universities, have established an …

M&P employee graduates program

June 8, 2017 Tara Salinas MEMPHIS — The Paul W. Barret Jr. Graduate School of Banking in Memphis has announced the graduation of …

News of Other Days

June 8, 2017 Editor’s note: News of Other Days is reprinted as is from the 1982 Guard. The newspaper cannot make present-day corrections to past news stories.   …