Longtime director to retire

June 6, 2017 Dr. T. Wayne Wilson MELBOURNE — Dr. T. Wayne Wilson, director of adult education, has announced his plans to retire …

Ash Flat, Melbourne airports get FAA grants

June 6, 2017 WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senators John Boozman and Tom Cotton, along with Congressmen Rick Crawford, French Hill, Steve Womack and Bruce Westerman have announced …

Road closes, another opens

June 6, 2017 ASH FLAT — Dairy Bar Road, about three-fourths of a mile off Highways 63 and 412 in Sharp County will be closed until further …

4 hurt after blast, fire

June 6, 2017 MONETTE (AP) — Authorities say four people were injured after a fire and explosion at a home in northeast Arkansas. The explosion happened …

Rain hampers Riverfest attendance

June 6, 2017 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — A $5 ticket for the final day of Little Rock’s Riverfest was intended to draw people in for the festival’s …

News of Other Days

June 6, 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.   …