• Music show to be held

    HORSESHOE BEND — The monthly Music in the Mountains show will be Saturday at the Horseshoe Bend Theatre, located at 811 Second St. in the Diamond B Mall in Horseshoe Bend. The event will honor veterans. All veterans attending will have their choice of a …

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  • Sharp Co. Republican Women plan victory party

    HARDY — The Sharp County Republican Women will have a Victory Party celebrating “Arkansas Going Red” at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Bob and Sandie’s BBQ, located at 5 Jo Jo, just off Highway 62/412 in Hardy. For more information call Sylvia Ross at (870) 847-6000.

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  • Gospel concert, supper slated

    HIGHLAND — A benefit gospel concert and chili supper will be held Saturday at Highland Hills Baptist Church, located at 2021 Highway 62/412 in Highland. The concert will be from 3 to 5 p.m. and the chili supper will be served from 5 to 6:30. …

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  • ASUMH hosts ‘Giving Voice’

    MOUNTAIN HOME — The Diversity Committee at Arkansas State University in Mountain Home will present “Giving Voice” at 1 p.m. Friday in Room D200, McMullin Lecture Hall, in Dryer Hall on the campus. The program will represent the challenges of discrimination through a series of …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 7, 1995.

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  • Kibbe, Patterson team to win Batesville Bassmaster crown

    The team of Charles Kibbe-Colin Patterson recently won the Batesville Bassmasters Classic Tournament title and the $1,000 first prize that goes with the club’s year-end event. Kibbe and Patterson weighed-in a 5-fish limit of 11.58 pounds on the first day of the 2-day tourney on …

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  • Judsonia man arrested for hunting violations

    LITTLE ROCK — Christopher Michael Cleaver of Judsonia has been charged with nine counts of night hunting and one count of violating tagging requirements earlier this month. Arkansas Game & Fish Wildlife Officers were working along the White and Cleburne County area when they noticed …

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  • ‘After the Harvest’ seminar set for hunters

    JONESBORO — As part of a new series of programs, the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission is offering a seminar for hunters called “After the Harvest: Deer” at the commission’s Forrest L. Woods Crowley’s Ridge Nature Center in Jonesboro. Visitors to the center will have …

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  • Pumping to be discontinued on Thompson Tract GTR

    WEINER – Due to the long-term effects associated with extended periods of flooding on timber, the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will not be pumping the Thompson Tract Greentree Reservoir on Earl Buss Bayou DeView Wildlife Management Area. According to AGFC Regional Supervisor Terence Teel, …

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  • Justice cleared of misdeed

    LITTLE ROCK (AP) — An Arkansas Supreme Court justice accused of having an inappropriate conversation with a state senator has been cleared of any wrongdoing. The state’s judicial oversight committee investigated a complaint submitted in September against Justice Cliff Hoofman. The panel’s director said Wednesday …

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  • Company to add 100 jobs at Warren poultry plant

    WARREN (AP) — An Arkansas-based poultry company has announced it will add 100 jobs at its processing plant in Warren. Ozark Mountain Poultry opened the facility in Warren just five weeks ago with 124 workers. The company now says it will add 100 jobs and …

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  • P-Plains residents reject prison plan

    A group of Pleasant Plains residents attended Monday night’s Independence County Quorum Court meeting to speak out against the proposed prison being in their town and asked the court to withdraw the proposal. Earlier this year, the Arkansas Department of Correction asked for proposals from …

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