Floral student earns degree

July 25, 2017 SALT LAKE CITY —Samuel McMinn of Floral has received a master of arts in mathematics education (5-12) from Western Governors University, according to a …

City prepares for 200th anniversary

July 25, 2017 FORT SMITH (AP) — Officials in a western Arkansas city are finalizing events for the town’s 200th anniversary next year. Fort Smith Mayor …

News of Other Days

July 25, 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.   …

Commodities to be distributed

July 25, 2017 Independence County commodity distribution will be at 8:30 a.m. Aug. 8 at the North Arkansas Development Council office, located at Ninth and Oak streets …

ICARE to host musical event

July 25, 2017 MELBOURNE — Izard County Animal Rescue Effort’s Summer Musical Evening will be at 7 p.m. Aug. 11 at the John E. Miller Auditorium on …