• 12 graduates awarded scholarships

    Twelve local graduates have been awarded Academic Distinction and Academic Excellence scholarships to the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville, Kristen Cross, director of financial aid, has announced. Cedar Ridge High School graduates receiving Academic Distinction scholarships include Jacob Aldrich of Sulphur Rock, son …

    Read More

  • Summer meals available

    LITTLE ROCK — The U.S. Department of Agriculture Summer Meals Program offers free summer meals to children 18 years of age and younger at safe, supervised locations in communities across Arkansas such as churches, schools, community centers, parks, Boys and Girls Clubs and libraries. To …

    Read More

  • Student receives degree

    SEARCY — A Batesville resident has been named one of more than 750 graduates who received a diploma at Harding University’s commencement exercises, according to a news release. Brandi West received a doctor of pharmacy degree.

    Read More

  • Autism/Asperger’s Activity meeting canceled

    The Autism/Asperger’s Activity Group will not meet in July due to the Fourth of July holiday. The group, for ages 18 to 30, regularly meets from 1 to 4 p.m. on the first Saturday of each month at Network of Community Options, located at 710 …

    Read More

  • Newlyweds offered subscription

    The Batesville Daily Guard is offering a month of free home delivery of the newspaper within our circulation area to newlyweds. To start delivery, drop by the Guard office at 258 W. Main St. in Batesville or call (870) 793-2383 or toll free 1 (800) …

    Read More

  • Lipscomb named to Provost’s List

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tenn., has announced that Batesville student Lainey Rumans has been placed on the Provost’s List for academic achievement during the spring semester. Students named to the list are those who make perfect grades for the semester while taking …

    Read More

  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 20, 1995.

    Read More

  • Marty Stuart to give acoustic performance

    MOUNTAIN VIEW — Marty Stuart and the Fabulous Superlatives will give a special acoustic performance at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Music Auditorium at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View. A limited number of $30 general admission seats are still available. Stuart is …

    Read More

  • Janet’s Notebook

    Celebrating the Red, White and Blue … Recipes! Freedom, fireworks, family and food … that’s what Fourth of July is to me! I love how cookouts are filled with the traditional American fare – burgers, hot dogs, baked beans, potato salad, etc. This year, my …

    Read More

  • Wooten, Hodges to wed

    JUDSONIA — Mike and Wendy Wooten of Judsonia have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Holly Lynn Wooten, to Tyler Ray Dale Hodges, son of Eddie and Janice Hodges of Velvet Ridge. The prospective groom is the grandson of Barbara Brokaw of …

    Read More

  • T1red of p@sswords? Y0u @re N*t @lone!

    CHICAGO (AP) — Good thing she doesn’t need a password to get into heaven. That’s what Donna Spinner often mutters when she tries to remember the growing list of letter-number-and-symbol codes she’s had to create to access her various online accounts. “At my age, it …

    Read More

  • Squawking for a reason

    I misjudged you. For weeks you squawked at Luke and me as we made our way along the Greenway Trail at Fitzhugh Park. It was as if you, and your little duck buddy, didn’t want us around your turf and I admit, it unnerved me. …

    Read More

Page 2 of 69«12345»102030...Last »