Library sets agenda

October 24, 2017 The Independence County Library Board will meet at 5:15 p.m. Thursday at the library. Entrance can be made at the back of the building …

West fall fest time correction

October 24, 2017 West Magnet Elementary will hold its third annual Fall Family Night from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26 at the school. The …

News of Other Days

October 24, 2017 Editor’s note: News of Other Days is reprinted as is from the 1983 Guard. The newspaper cannot make present-day corrections to past news stories.   …

Coat drive underway

October 24, 2017 MELBOURNE — The Izard County Sheriff’s Department is currently conducting a coat drive for children and adults in area communities who don’t have a …

Holiday cooking class offered

October 24, 2017 MELBOURNE — Ozarka College will offer a holiday cooking class through the continuing education program from 9 a.m. to noon Nov. 4 in the …

Area residents awarded

October 24, 2017 LITTLE ROCK — Arts and crafts winners have been announced in the adult crafts division at the Arkansas State Fair, which ended Sunday.