Passenger numbers drop

August 20, 2015 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Latest figures show a decrease in the number of travelers at the largest airport in Arkansas, though the decline isn’t …

Gaskins retires

August 19, 2015 Growing up with a dad in law enforcement made it somewhat difficult for Jean Ann and Laura Gaskins to break the rules. And, living in …

Batesville completes education program

August 19, 2015 Batesville has successfully completed the requirements for the Arkansas Economic Development Commission’s Prospect Readiness Education Program (PREP). PREP offers communities hands-on training in …

Chamber staff to speak at Kiwanis

August 19, 2015 Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce staff Crystal Johnson, Danell Hetrick and Mandi Curtwright will be the guest speakers at the Batesville Kiwanis Club noon …

Ribbons to be cut

August 19, 2015 The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Shaytique Boutique & Tanning at 1 p.m. Thursday at 951 Batesville Blvd.

News of Other Days

August 19, 2015 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 11, 2002.