News of Other Days

August 20, 2015 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 14, 2002.

Gov. proposes changes to Medicaid expansion

August 20, 2015 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson supports keeping the state’s first-in-the-nation hybrid Medicaid expansion, he said Wednesday, but only if the federal …

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 …