Gala nets more than $9,500

February 2, 2016 Main Street Batesville’s annual winter gala on Friday brought in an estimated $9,500 with more sponsorships and monies expected to help the total surpass …

Grange Road to be closed

February 2, 2016 CAVE CITY — Grange Road at Reeds Creek Crossing, just east of the Fairview Cemetery near Cave City, will be closed until further notice …

GOP candidate forum planned

February 2, 2016 A candidate night will be held for candidates of contested Republican races and Arkansas Supreme Court races who will be on the primary ballot …

Magness meeting changed

February 2, 2016 MAGNESS — The Magness City Council meeting set for tonight has been rescheduled to 7 p.m. Thursday at city hall due to Mayor Greg …

News of Other Days

February 2, 2016 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 17, 2002.

2015 wildfire activity recapped

February 2, 2016 LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Forestry Commission recently shared the following statistics: In 2015, 14,652 acres burned in wildfires across Arkansas in 1,178 …

Users of groundwater required to report usage

February 2, 2016 The Arkansas Natural Resources Commission has issued a news release stating that all persons who withdrew groundwater and/or diverted surface water, except for …

Sports Calendar

February 2, 2016 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, February 2 - Friday, February 5, 2016.