Feb 19 2002 by admin
The Batesville School Board will meet at 5:30 tonight in the high school library, according to Ted Hall, superintendent.
As part of its annual safety training program, Arkansas Eastman is scheduled to conduct tornado drills Thursday and Friday at its plant site along Gap Road, company spokeswoman Hope Caraway said.
FERNDALE – Arkansas teachers and students should lace up their hiking boots to participate in the 4-H Responsible Environmental Stewardship Quest at the C.A. Vines 4-H Center in Ferndale.
Organizations applying for 2003 United Way agency status are reminded that applications are due Feb. 28.
No application will be accepted after that date.
Feb 19 2002 by Sharon Knight
If flood waters from the White River come rolling downstream, Batesville and Independence County will be ready to shut the floodgates, said Bill Hicks, director of the county Office and Emergency S
Here’s a bit of advice. Don’t drive yourself to the Independence County Sheriff’s Office to pay a ticket for driving without a driver’s license. You could get another ticket.
Feb 19 2002 by Andrea Bruner
The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville has set yet another record for enrollment, but the college is quickly running out of room for its students.
144 YEARS AGO It is of the utmost importance to the people of this section to know why so much of our eastern mail comes to us by way of Little Rock. Who is to blame? Is it the postmaster at Napoleon or the postmaster …
By Andrea Bruner
Community News Editor
HIGHLAND – Amazing Stuff Entertainment is bringing the Toy and Collectibles Show to the Spring River area, according to the Spring River Area Chamber of Commerce.
LITTLE ROCK – The Batesville Daily Guard won 15 awards, including Sweepstakes, in the Arkansas Press Association 2002 Better Newspaper Advertising Contest.
MELBOURNE – Ozarka College is currently taking applications for its Physical Therapist Assistant program for the fall, according to a press release.
Deadline to apply is March 8.