News of Other Days

April 18, 2016 36 YEARS AGO LITTLE ROCK — Frank White made an auspicious political debut, tarnishing the star of Democrat Bill Clinton by beating …

Salute to the Platters scheduled

April 18, 2016 MOUNTAIN HOME — The Arvest Concert Series at Arkansas State University-Mountain Home will hold its spring performance on Thursday in conjunction with the Bassmaster …

Art extravaganza slated

April 18, 2016 MELBOURNE — Friends of the Paul Weaver Library at Ozarka College will present the fifth annual art extravaganza, Tour D’Art, from 6 to 8 …

ICC, Freedom Ford set fundraiser

April 18, 2016 MELBOURNE — Izard County High School and Freedom Ford are partnering for a “Drive 4 UR School” fundraiser to be held at Freedom Ford …

Water board to meet

April 18, 2016 PFEIFFER — The Pfeiffer Public Water Authority will meet at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday at the Batesville Municipal Building. Meetings are open to the public.

Cushman to hear reports

April 18, 2016 CUSHMAN — The Cushman City Council will meet at 6:30 tonight at the Cushman Community Center to hear reports and review bills.  Meetings …

Correction

April 18, 2016 An incorrect name was listed in a police report published by the Guard on April 13. The person arrested for possession of a drug …

Lawmakers hit impasse over Medicaid plan

April 15, 2016 LITTLE ROCK — Republican opponents of Arkansas’ hybrid Medicaid expansion blocked funding for the program Thursday, leaving lawmakers scrambling to find a way to …