News of other days

October 28, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 8, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

New antique mall opens in Batesville

October 28, 2008 Olde Towne Mall, Batesville's newest antique store, is a dream come true for its owners, who have been friends in the business for years.

Low-interest disaster loans offered by SBA

October 28, 2008 SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Small, non-farm businesses in 68 Arkansas counties may now apply for low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Folkgrass duo to perform, honor ‘Mug Tree Lady’

October 28, 2008 Folkgrass duo Still on the Hill will perform a free concert at 3 p.m. Nov. 16 in Brown's Chapel at Lyon College and honor one of Batesville's residents, Clara Byler, the "Mug Tree Lady."

Suspect ID’d, sought in Calico Rock burglaries

October 28, 2008 MELBOURNE - The Izard County Sheriff's Department spent much of Friday and Friday night investigating the burglary of three Calico Rock businesses, Sheriff Tate Lawrence said.