Water park fight ends with 11 in custody

July 20, 2015 JACKSONVILLE (AP) — One adult and 10 juveniles have been taken into police custody after multiple fights broke out at a Jacksonville water park.

UCA awards scholarships

July 20, 2015 CONWAY— The University of Central Arkansas recently announced that approximately 1,130 students will receive academic scholarships starting in fall 2015. UCA awards six …

Health center, enrollment to be discussed

July 20, 2015 NEWARK — The Cedar Ridge School Board will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the central office. Agenda items include student recognitions, discussion …

Pfeiffer Water Board to meet

July 20, 2015 PFEIFFER — The Pfeiffer Public Water Authority Board will meet at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday at the Batesville Municipal Building. The meeting is open to …

Book of month announced

July 20, 2015 ASH FLAT — Ash Flat Library’s Book Club has announced its book of the month for July is “Death in Holy Orders,” an Adam …

Artist of month named

July 20, 2015 ASH FLAT — Ash Flat Library’s artist of the month for July is Joy Tegels. Her exhibited artworks may be viewed during regular …

News of Other Days

July 20, 2015 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 9, 2003.

Rally draws 100+

July 17, 2015 Mary Cooper Miller knows a lot about history. The Batesville historian was among those who attended the Flags and Bibles rally July 10 …

Man threatens to harm self

July 17, 2015 When Independence County Deputy Michael Darr was dispatched to a domestic disturbance, he was first told the man was inside with a pistol threatening …