News of Other Days

November 12, 2015 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 7, 1997.

Craft Village offers free admission

November 12, 2015 MOUNTAIN VIEW — The Craft Village at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View will be open free during the Mountain View Fall …

Parkinson’s group to meet

November 12, 2015 The White River Parkinson’s Support Group will meet at 1:30 p.m. Monday in the Citizens Bank Annex Building, located on College Street in Batesville.

Guard holds contest

November 12, 2015 The Batesville Daily Guard is offering a chance to help your child’s teacher win $50 to be used for the purchase of school supplies …

Magness mayor refuses to step down

November 11, 2015 MAGNESS — Magness Mayor Greg Pectol wasn’t going to let a group of residents speak at the city council meeting, much less step down.

Student involved in accidental shooting

November 11, 2015 A Batesville Junior High student was accidentally shot in the leg this morning at the Sulphur Rock Magnet Elementary campus, according to Principal Stacey …

39 charged after drug, corruption probe

November 11, 2015 HELENA-WEST HELENA (AP) — Federal prosecutors are accusing 39 people of drug, firearm and fraud offenses in Phillips County. State charges were lodged against …