• Former deputy shot to death

    VAN BUREN (AP) — Crawford County authorities said Sunday there is not yet an arrest in the shooting death of a former Sebastian County sheriff’s deputy who was found outside his home. Crawford County Sheriff Ron Brown told reporters that David Jackson was found dead …

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  • Event set for this weekend

    MOUNTAIN VIEW — The 13th annual Off the Beaten Path Studio Tour will take place Friday through Sunday, according to a news release. The self-guided driving tour will include 27 artisans within a 30-mile radius of the Mountain View courthouse square. The diverse group will …

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  • Alderman applications sought

    The city of Batesville is still taking applicants for Ward 3 (Westside) alderman, following the recent resignation of Fred Krug. Applications and résumés may be turned into city hall. The deadline is 5 p.m. Tuesday. Those who have applied before may call city hall at …

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  • Ozarka plans blood drive

    MELBOURNE — Ozarka College will host an American Red Cross blood drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 18 in the lobby of the John E. Miller education complex in Melbourne.  Each person who is able to give blood will have the chance to …

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  • Water authority to meet

    The regular monthly meeting of the Pfeiffer Public Water Authority Board will be held at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday in the Batesville Municipal Building. The meeting is open to the public.

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  • Airport reschedules meeting

    The Batesville Airport Commission has rescheduled its regular monthly meeting to 6 p.m. Wednesday in the airport terminal building.

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 6, 1995.

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  • Quarterly meeting scheduled

    FAIRFIELD BAY — The quarterly meetings of the White River Regional Solid Waste Management District Board and White River Planning and Development District Board have been scheduled for Sept. 16 at the Fairfield Bay Conference and Visitor Center, located at 110 Lost Creek Parkway in …

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  • Fayetteville Ale Trail celebrates anniversary

    FAYETTEVILLE — The craft beer craze is in full swing in northwest Arkansas. Seven local breweries serve a wide variety of pale ales, dark stouts, Weizens, spiced beers and specialty lagers that vary with the season. Pints can be enjoyed on site and growlers can …

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  • Community School board to meet

    The Community School Inc. board meeting will be at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at White River Specialized Industries, located at 1550 Cottonwood in Batesville.

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  • State lawmakers say too few audits lead to charges

    LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Arkansas lawmakers say they’re frustrated that criminal charges are not being filed in many cases involving millions of dollars in audit violations by agencies, cities and counties. The Arkansas Legislative Audit Division released a report Friday on how each of the …

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  • 2 set soybean yield records

    McGEHEE (AP) — Two southern Arkansas soybean farmers have broken state records for yield of their crops. Matt Miles of McGehee has become the first Arkansas grower to surpass 100 bushels per acre for two consecutive years, while David Bennett of Lake Village set the …

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