Service News

July 10, 2015 San Antonio — Air Force Airman Justin D. McCall graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio. The …

‘Lawrence of Arabia’ actor dies

July 10, 2015 Omar Sharif, the Egyptian-born actor with the dark, soulful eyes who soared to international stardom in movie epics, “Lawrence of Arabia” and “Doctor Zhivago,” …

News of Other Days

July 10, 2015 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 4, 2003. 108 YEARS AGO N.M. Bone has completed the school …

UACCB gets grant for expedited CNA training

July 9, 2015 Those looking to become a certified nursing assistant need to look no further than the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville, which has …

Boyfriend jailed for assault

July 9, 2015 A man who reportedly returned home after a few days of getting “doped up” and assaulted his girlfriend was transported to jail and now …

AHTD District 5 wins ‘Roadeo’ competition

July 9, 2015 Arkansas Highway Transportation Department (AHTD) District 5 was  the big winner in the 2015 AHTD Equipment Operators “Roadeo,” an annual event for employees …

Weekend Events

July 9, 2015 Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, July 10 - July 12, 2015.

Ribbon cutting scheduled

July 9, 2015 Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce and Cottage Café & Market will have a ribbon cutting at 10 a.m. Saturday at 1335 College St. in …

Midland receives grant

July 9, 2015 PLEASANT PLAINS — Midland High School has been awarded a grant that will help administrators purchase laptop computers for its science lab and math …