Retirement party changed

January 21, 2016 A retirement party for Sharon Lillard originally scheduled for Friday has been postponed due to the weather. The party has been rescheduled for …

Winter storm predicted for Arkansas

January 21, 2016 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — A winter storm warning has been issued for the eastern half of Arkansas with forecasters predicting the potential for “significant …

Ark. Hospice seeking volunteers

January 21, 2016 Arkansas Hospice’s Batesville office is seeking volunteers to help care for patients in Independence and Jackson counties. A vital part of the hospice …

News of Other Days

January 21, 2016 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 4, 2002.

Bird feeder program offered

January 21, 2016 JONESBORO — A free Suet Bird Feeders program will be held from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Forrest L. Wood Crowley’s Ridge Nature …

Music Fest to benefit Museum

January 21, 2016 MOUNTAIN VIEW — A Music Fest has been scheduled for Saturday in the auditorium of the Stone County Museum at 206 School Ave. in …