Retired teachers to meet

May 8, 2015 MELBOURNE — The Izard County Retired Teachers/School Employees will meet at 11:30 a.m. Monday in the new student center on the Ozarka College campus …

Cemetery work days slated

May 8, 2015 Pine Grove FLORAL — Pine Grove Cemetery annual work day, including mowing and cleaning, will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday.

Associate of science degrees conferred

May 8, 2015 The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville will hold commencement at 7:30 p.m. on Monday in Independence Hall. Honor graduates are denoted as summa …

Guard seeks info for Progress edition

May 8, 2015 The Batesville Daily Guard will again publish its Progress edition this summer. The edition is published every five years and offers updates made …

Guard subscriptions available for Mom

May 8, 2015 Looking for that special gift for Mom? Look no further than a subscription to the Batesville Daily Guard. Gift cards are available at …

Library Memorials

May 8, 2015 The following memorials have been made to the endowment fund of the Independence County Library: Ruth Vickers — Bill and Alice Wolford …

Driver targets mom, baby

May 7, 2015 A 4-month-old infant in a stroller and his mother, Alyshia Conley, barely escaped injury after a driver allegedly tried to run them over Tuesday …

Sunday disrupted by violence

May 7, 2015 Although originally set aside as a day of worship, rest and peace, Sunday was a violent day in Independence County. At …