• Contest seeking entrants

    The 2013 Sew with Cotton Contest will be at 7 p.m. Oct. 7 at the Independence County Farm Bureau Office in Batesville. Youth 14 to 19 and adults 19 and older are welcome to participate. The three categories include Cotton Dress, Cotton Sportswear/School Wear and …

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  • Folk center hosts fiddle champs

    MOUNTAIN VIEW — The Arkansas State Fiddle Championship is set for Friday and Saturday at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View. The event will feature a Traditional Old Time Ozark Competition on Friday and a Contemporary Style Competition on Saturday. Top prize in …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 8, 1994.

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  • Garners to mark 50th anniversary

    SULPHUR ROCK — Darrel and Judy Garner of Sulphur Rock will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Sulphur Rock Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. Judy Brown and Darrel Garner were married Dec. 21, 1963, by Dr. Andrew …

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  • Clint Neal Bradley

    Cody and Kara Bradley of Ravenden have announced the birth of a son at White River Medical Center on Sept. 9, 2013. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 1.2 ounces and has been named Clint Neal Bradley. Grandparents of the child are Wendell and Lavenia Morris …

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  • Hunter James Chastain

    Dylan and Jennifer Chastain, Klaresa and Dylan Jr. of Batesville have announced the birth of a son and brother at White River Medical Center on Sept. 11, 2013. The baby weighed 8 pounds, 1.8 ounces and has been named Hunter James Chastain. Grandparents of the …

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  • Corben Jase Huihui

    Chance and Heather Huihui, River, Caleb and Caden of Horseshoe Bend have announced the birth of a son and brother at White River Medical Center on Sept. 10, 2013. The baby weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces and has been named Corben Jase Huihui. Grandparents of …

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  • Theodore LeMarcus Dewayne Mazique Jr.

    Theodore Mazique and Sharon Kelly, Collin and Kayla of Batesville have announced the birth of a son and brother at White River Medical Center on Sept. 9, 2013. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and has been named Theodore LeMarcus Dewayne Mazique Jr. Grandparents …

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  • Jenna Rae Nast

    Joseph and Brandie Nast of Batesville have announced the birth of a daughter at White River Medical Center on Sept. 12, 2013. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 13.8 ounces and has been named Jenna Rae Nast. Grandparents of the child are Lance Green, Teresa Pruitt …

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  • Zaeleigh Nichole Paschal

    Zachary and Samantha Paschal, Raegyn and Remington of Batesville have announced the birth of a daughter and sister at White River Medical Center on Sept. 12, 2013. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces and has been named Zaeleigh Nichole Paschal. Grandparents of the child …

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  • Addilyn Nicole Reed

    Shane and Tiffany Reed, Chandler, Hayden, Camryn and Grayson of Swifton have announced the birth of a daughter and sister at White River Medical Center on Sept. 13, 2013. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 4.6 ounces and has been named Addilyn Nicole Reed. Grandparents of …

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  • Silas Michael Smith

    Travis Smith and Lacy Logan of Bethesda have announced the birth of a son at White River Medical Center on Sept. 13, 2013. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and has been named Silas Michael Smith. Grandparents of the child are Tracy Wilburn, Kie …

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