• Thanksgiving meal to be served after church; giveaways offered

    SOUTHSIDE — Mount Zion Baptist Church will host a Thanksgiving meal on Sunday. The menu includes smoked turkey and ham, dressing, green beans, corn, potato casseroles, desserts, rolls and drinks. A service will begin at 10 a.m. with special music by the Tiptons. Drawings for …

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  • Club volleyball tryouts slated for Sunday

    Tryouts for Club Verde volleyball, a youth volleyball league, are set for Sunday evening at Lyon College’s Becknell Gymnasium, announced Lyon Coach Ray Green. Registration for athletes trying out for leagues 14-, 13, 12, 11 and 10-and-under is set for 5:30-6. Tryouts are 6-7:30. For …

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  • Church to host special event

    The Batesville First Assembly of God Church will present “Thanksgiving Hope,” a free communitywide Thanksgiving meal, at 6 p.m. Sunday. The church is located at the corner of 20th and Lyon streets. The event is open to the public but those attending are asked to …

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  • Ozark Foothills Literacy member honored at AmeriCorps event

    The oldest state office of volunteerism and community service in the nation kicked off another year of service on Oct. 24 at St. James United Methodist Church in Little Rock. At the AmeriCorps Grand Opening ceremony, the Arkansas Service Commission awarded AmeriCorps member Armida Stokes …

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  • Club welcomes ham radio enthusiasts

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

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  • Burrow to mark 90 years

      Cornelius Burrow will celebrate his 90th birthday with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Rosie Baptist Church Fellowship Building in Rosie. All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

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  • Five generations

    The Barber family recently took advantage of the opportunity to be photographed as five generations. From left to right are B.L. Barber, Zoey Rae Hazelwood, Klawdia Zaremba, Jordain Barber, and Anna Barber.  

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 14, 1994.

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  • NADC board to meet

    The board of directors of Northcentral Arkansas Development Council Inc. will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Italian Grill in Batesville. The agenda includes: call to order and introduction of new board members and special guests; approval of minutes; nominating and executive committee report; …

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  • Justin Drake Johnson

    Bryan and Courtney Johnson of Newark have announced the birth of a son at White River Medical Center on Nov. 14, 2013. The baby weighed 5 pounds, 15 ounces and has been named Justin Drake Johnson. Grandparents of the child are Byron and Betty Johnson …

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  • Juliana Rose Mangus

    Matthew and Amber Mangus, Grayson and Gabriel of Batesville have announced the birth of a daughter and sister at White River Medical Center on Nov. 12, 2013. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and has been named Juliana Rose Mangus. Grandparents of the child …

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  • Carson Reese McFadden

    Steven and Cassie McFadden and Brailey of Batesville have announced the birth of a son and brother at White River Medical Center on Nov. 15, 2013. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 7.7 ounces and has been named Carson Reese McFadden. Grandparents of the child are …

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