• Relay for Life schedules haunted house

    LaCROSSE — Izard County Relay for Life will hold its Second Annual Haunted House from 6 to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Izard County Fairgrounds in LaCrosse, near Melbourne. Admittance to the haunted house is $3. A haunted hayride is $3 with a …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 16, 1994.

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  • ‘Governors, ghosts and gavottes’ seminar scheduled for weekend

    WASHINGTON, Ark. — A seminar called “Governors, Ghosts and Gavottes: Life in Historic Washington State Park” will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. The free seminar will be held in the 1914 schoolhouse at the Historic Washington State Park in Washington, Ark. …

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  • Water usage deadline given

    All persons who withdrew ground water and/or diverted surface water, except for domestic purposes, must report their 2013 usage by March 1, 2014, said Ricki Gilbert, secretary of the Independence County Conservation District. The law (Act 408 of 1989) provides for the collection of a …

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  • Jeannie Kendall to perform

    MOUNTAIN VIEW — Jeannie Kendall of The Kendalls will perform during the second half of the White River Hoedown on Friday. The hoedown will begin at 8 p.m. Tickets are $15. The theater is located at 507 Sylamore Ave. in Mountain View.

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  • Area winners named in state fair shows

    LITTLE ROCK — Winners have been named in various cattle shows at the Arkansas State Fair. Area and regional winners in the Junior Division include: Junior Beefmaster: Reserve Grand Champion Bull, shown by Treavor Clark of Saffell [Lawrence County]. Junior Brangus: Grand Champion Bull, shown …

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  • Nicole Gilbert wins honors

    LITTLE ROCK — Winners have been announced in various breeding sheep shows at the Arkansas State Fair. Nicole Gilbert won honors in several categories, including being named Premier Exhibitor in one category. Area and regional winners include: Open Breeding Sheep Dorper: Arkansas Champion Ewe and …

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  • Ark. ninth for deer collisions

    LITTLE ROCK – According to statistics from State Farm insurance company, Arkansas has moved up to No. 9 on the list of states where a driver is most likely to hit a deer; it was No. 12 on the previous list. The statistics are compiled …

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  • ICC students win at chess tourney

    BROCKWELL — The Izard County Consolidated High School chess team recently won four individual awards at the Northcentral Arkansas Education Service Center’s Chess Tournament at Melbourne, according to a news release. In the senior high division, senior Marcus McCormick and sophomores Eric Vest Andrew Walker …

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  • Emilee Grace Ade

    Russell Ade and Wendy Moore, Marissa, Ashleigh and Russell II of Batesville have announced the birth of a daughter and sister at White River Medical Center on Oct. 18, 2013. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces and has been named Emilee Grace Ade. Grandparents …

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  • Caiden Allen Barnett

    John and Hannah Barnett of Mammoth Spring have announced the birth of a son at White River Medical Center on Oct. 15, 2013. The baby weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces and has been named Caiden Allen Barnett. Grandparents of the child are Mark Davis, Barb …

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  • Bentley Kade Crump

    Nathan and Jessica Crump and Mason of Hardy have announced the birth of a son and brother at White River Medical Center on Oct. 17, 2013. The baby weighed 9 pounds, 5.3 ounces and has been named Bentley Kade Crump. Grandparents of the child are …

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