• Altom wins second AMC player honor

    Lyon Sports Information ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Lyon College senior guard Phagen Altom averaged 13 points per game and led the Scots to a perfect week in the American Midwest Conference, helping the Scots stay atop the conference women’s basketball standings and earning her second …

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  • Ms. Hollywood Bowl Tournament scheduled for Saturday afternoon

    The Ms. Hollywood Bowl Tournament is set for Saturday afternoon at Hollywood Bowl, according to a news release from Yvonne Satterwhite. The annual event is sponsored by the Batesville Women’s Bowling Association and the United State Bowling Congress. The entry fee is $25 and scheduled …

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  • Sports Calendar

    Upcoming sports events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, January 15 – Saturday, January 19, 2013.

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  • CC man wanted for theft, forgery

    A man who allegedly stole a purse from a hospital employee then tried to cash checks on her account is now facing several charges, according to an affidavit filed in circuit court. Derrick Hicks, 31, of Cave City has been charged with misdemeanor theft as …

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  • 300 Days Grazing program recognized

    ROGERS — A Batesville man has been recognized as part of a group of faculty and staff that developed and executed the 300 Days Grazing Program. Don Hubbell, resident director of the Livestock and Forestry Research Station, was part of the team receiving the John …

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  • Jackson Co. felon arrested for forgery, theft

    NEWPORT — A felon was charged with two counts of second-degree forgery and one count of theft after allegedly stealing from his employers, according to an affidavit filed in Jackson County Circuit Court. Daniel Edward Malin was arrested Friday and taken to the Jackson County …

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  • ASU-Beebe honor roll

    BEEBE — Students named to the Arkansas State University-Beebe Academic Chancellor’s and Vice Chancellor’s lists for the fall 2012 semester have been announced, according to a news release. Approximately 206 students earned academic achievement. The lists are composed of students attending ASU-Beebe campuses at Beebe, …

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  • 2013 Arkansas Beef Cookoff just around the corner

    LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas CattleWomen Association is seeking entries for the 2013 Arkansas Beef Cookoff to be held March 2 in Conway. More than $2,500 in cash and prizes will be awarded to the best dish in the Adult Category and the best dish …

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  • This Day in History…

    Today is Tuesday, Jan. 15, the 15th day of 2013. There are 350 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 15, 1943, work was completed on the Pentagon, headquarters of the U.S. Department of War (now Defense). On this date: In …

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  • Welborns celebrate diamond anniversary

                        HEBER SPRINGS — Tom and Anna Lee Welborn of Heber Springs celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Dec. 28, 2012. Anna Lee Cavitt and Tom Welborn were married Dec. 28, 1952, at Ruddell Hill Baptist Church …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 6, 1993.

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  • Winfrey confirms Armstrong’s confession

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Oprah Winfrey is confirming that Lance Armstrong came clean to her about his use of performance-enhancing drugs during their 2 1/2 hour interview Monday. She says the cyclist was “forthcoming” as she asked him in detail about doping allegations that followed …

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