Weekend Events

November 25, 2015 Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, November 27 - Sunday, November 29, 2015.

News of Other Days

November 25, 2015 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 21, 1997.

Member added to Sharp board

November 25, 2015 John Kunkel ASH FLAT — Greg Bess, executive director of the Sharp County Community Foundation, has announced the appointment of …

Judge to respond to Nativity scene ruling

November 25, 2015 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Baxter County Judge Mickey Pendergrass is scheduled to announce his response to a federal judge’s ruling that a Nativity scene …

2 teens escape juvenile center in Harrisburg

November 25, 2015 HARRISBURG (AP) — The Arkansas Department of Human Services say two teenagers have escaped the Harrisburg Juvenile Treatment Center in northeastern Arkansas. DHS …

Fundraiser set for ranches

November 25, 2015 Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches, Citizens Bank and Old Independence Regional Museum team up for #GivingTuesday The Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches is partnering with …

Older workers seek shorter work day

November 25, 2015 Many aging baby boomers are caught between a desire to work less and a labor market that just isn’t ready to let them go.