• ICC quizzers make it to final round

    MELBOURNE – — Last year, Izard County Consolidated students took home the winning trophy. But this year, getting to the finish line was going to prove a lot harder. On Wednesday, 21 teams gathered at Ozarka College in Melbourne to fight for the title in …

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  • Concord to get new daycare

    CONCORD — The Concord City Council will meet in special session at 6 tonight in the city hall to consider a resolution authorizing acceptance of a bid for a new daycare center for the local school, said Recorder-treasurer Jayne Pettit. City leaders were notified Sunday …

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  • Helena to host Wild Hog motorcycle rally

    HELENA — The 12th annual Wild Hog Musicfest and Motorcycle Rally will be Thursday through Sunday in downtown Helena. The festival is not limited to motorcyclists. The event will kick off Thursday with early bike registration, an early bird party and live music at the …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 10, 1992. 96 YEARS AGO Breaking of the intake pipe, forcing in contaminated water several months ago, then damage to one of the dynamos and last a break in one of the mains would …

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  • Birders flock together on Petit Jean Mtn. for state Audubon Society convention

    MORRILTON — The 2012 Arkansas Audubon Society spring convention will be Friday through Sunday at the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute, located at 1 Rockefeller Drive in Morrilton. Registration is from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday in the foyer of the Show Barn Hall. The convention will …

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  • Main Street Batesville gets $2,500 donation

    First Community Bank has donated $2,500 to the Main Street Batesville organization. “Batesville is extremely fortunate to have both a thriving downtown historic district and expanding industry,” said Dale Cole, bank chairman and CEO. “Each year, First Community Bank compiles an economic report showcasing Batesville …

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  • Lyon students receive honors

    Several Lyon College students earned honors at the college’s annual honors convocation April 17. Various academic, athletic and student life awards were presented at the convocation. Students and their awards include: Alpha Chi Professor of the Year — Dr. Patrick Mulick, associate professor of psychology …

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  • Cave City cleanup begins Monday

    CAVE CITY — Cave City town-wide cleanup will be Monday through April 27 and May 1 and 2. The following items will not be accepted: hazardous waste of any kind; red bag medical waste; motor oil; whole tires of any kind (will accept tires that …

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  • AgHeritage schedules customer appreciation day, open house

    The AgHeritage Farm Credit Services Batesville office will host its 11th annual Customer Appreciation Open House on Thursday, said Amy Lyman, marketing manager. The event will be held at the Batesville office at 255 E. College St. Hamburgers, hot dogs and grilled chicken will be …

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  • Gemma Nichole Kellems

    Jeremy and Nichole Kellems of Ash Flat have announced the birth of a daughter at White River Medical Center on April 15, 2012. The baby weighed 5 pounds, 15 ounces and has been named Gemma Nichole Kellems. Grandparents of the child are Peggy Goodwin, Phyllis …

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  • Jackson Lee Godwin

    Greg and Sheri Godwin and Abigail of Pocahontas have announced the birth of a son and brother at White River Medical Center on April 17, 2012. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and has been named Jackson Lee Godwin. Grandparents of the child are …

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  • Alysa Rylee Moser

    Matt and Angela Moser, Autumn and Ryan of Batesville have announced the birth of a daughter and sister at White River Medical Center on April 17, 2012. The baby weighed 4 pounds, 12.5 ounces and has been named Alysa Rylee Moser. Grandparents of the child …

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