Ky. coal country may embrace nuclear power

March 14, 2017 FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Donald Trump promised to bring back coal jobs, but even the country’s third-largest coal producer appears to be hedging its …

Jobless rate continues decline

March 14, 2017 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Arkansas officials say the state’s unemployment rate ticked down by one-tenth of a percentage point in January to 3.8 percent.

S-Rock girl named archery champion

March 13, 2017 HOT SPRINGS — By scant millimeters, Addison Roberts from Valley View in the girls division and Chantry Blake from Acorn (Polk County) in the …

Three jailed for battery

March 13, 2017 MELBOURNE — Three people were arrested last week for battery, according to a news release from the Izard County Sheriff’s Department. Maurice Moser, …

Guard staff wins advertising awards

March 13, 2017 The Batesville Daily Guard took home three first-place awards at the 2017 Arkansas Press Association Better Newspaper Advertising Contest. The awards were announced …