• Area Radio Club to meet

    The Batesville Area Radio Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Community Room at First Community Bank, located at the corner of St. Louis and Harrison streets in Batesville. The meeting is open to anyone interested in ham radio. The club can arrange …

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  • Drake, Smith plan to exchange vows

    PANGBURN — David and Renee Drake of Pangburn have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Lakisha Lanee Drake, to Logan Eli Smith, son of Deon and Gretchen Smith of Pleasant Plains. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Collene Dutcher of Searcy and …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 17, 1993.

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  • State fair cattle winners named

    LITTLE ROCK — Cattle judging continued Friday at the Arkansas State Fair, according to a report from the fair’s media center. Local winners in the Open Beef Cattle division include: Open Simmental — Grand Champion Bull, shown by Jesse Hicks of Pineville. Open Charolais — …

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  • CSP sign-up deadline is Nov. 16

    LITTLE ROCK – USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service recently announced the ranking period cut-off date for the Conservation Stewardship Program is Nov. 16, according to a news release. Arkansas producers interested in CSP should submit applications to their local NRCS office to be considered during …

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  • Olivia Otwell wins

    LITTLE ROCK — Winners were named Saturday in the Dairy Goat Show at the Arkansas State Fair. Olivia Otwell of Cave City showed the Senior Reserve Grand Champion Doe in the Nubian division last week at the Arkansas State Fair, reported the fair’s media center.

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  • Lorch shows grand boar

    LITTLE ROCK — Winners have been announced in the Breeding Swine Shows at the Arkansas State Fair. Erin Lorch of Batesville showed the Reserve Grand Champion Boar  in the Open Spotted division and also the Reserve Grand Champion Boar in the Junior Spotted division.

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  • Juniors aim to finish home slate with another district win

    If one thing has been good to the Batesville Junior Pioneers this season, it’s Pioneer Stadium. The Junior Pioneers stand at 2-6 overall, with both of their wins coming in their last two home matchups. After taking a 30-8 thumping at the hands of the …

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  • Wanted man turns himself in

    WALNUT RIDGE — The Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department nabbed another of its most wanted on Tuesday, reported Sheriff Jody Dotson. Franklin “Peewee” Carothers, 22, formerly of Portia, was arrested on an alias bench warrant for residential burglary, breaking and entering, theft of property and criminal …

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  • Ind. Co. sex offender wanted

    A warrant has been issued for 21-year-old Dustin E. Moore for failure to maintain a current residential address registration with the Independence County Sheriff’s Office. Moore’s last known address, as of April 25 of this year, was 870 Six Mile Lane in Oil Trough. A …

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  • ASU to host First Congressional District debate

    JONESBORO — Arkansas State’s Department of Political Science is joining with the ASU Radio-Television Department and the Jonesboro Sun to host a debate between the candidates vying for office in the Arkansas First Congressional District from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday. Dr. Richard Wang, associate professor of …

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  • Max Cuzzort

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Max S. Cuzzort, 76, of Albuquerque, N.M., died Monday, Oct. 22, 2012. A graveside service will be held Nov. 13 in Santa Fe National Cemetery. Service time will be available at a later date on the French Funerals website. ——— www.FrenchFunerals.com

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