Kids academy opens after-school program

August 17, 2015 MELBOURNE — Ozarka Kids Academy at Ozarka College in Melbourne is now offering an after-school program open to elementary students ages 5-9, according to …

Video captures theft

August 17, 2015 The home of a Newport Road man was burglarized sometime in the past week while the owner was out of town. William Emery …

Free dental care offered in Highland

August 17, 2015 HIGHLAND — Highland Family Dentistry will provide free dental care to the first 60 people to arrive beginning at 7 a.m. Saturday at 1474 …

Vendors sought for Calico Rock event

August 17, 2015 CALICO ROCK — Applications are being sought from food, craft and merchandise vendors for the Third Annual Mountain Man Rendezvous and Native American Days, …

UACCB hires career coach for Southside

August 17, 2015 Jennifer Shaw SOUTHSIDE — A partnership between the Southside School District and the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville …

FNBC awards scholarship

August 17, 2015 MELBOURNE — FNBC Bank has announced the recipient of its $1,000 Ozarka College scholarship, according to a news release. Brianna Masson is a …

NIE delivery nears; signup continues

August 17, 2015 Signup for the Batesville Daily Guard’s Newspapers In Education program continues and area schoolteachers are encouraged to participate in the free program, Christine Brown, …

News of Other Days

August 17, 2015 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 9, 2002.