Sharp County Fair accepting entries

July 3, 2008 ASH FLAT - Entries are now being accepted for commercial booths for the Sharp County Fair, which is scheduled for July 29-Aug. 2, fair board secretary Nancy Orr said.

Fine to be enforced at Row Lake

July 3, 2008 By Tony McGuffey Guard Staff Writer Built in the late 1950s, and intended to be a place for parents to take their children to fish, Row Lake is now a popular fishing lake for people of all ages.

Local Girl Scouts receive top honors

July 3, 2008 Honoring the Girl Scout mission to "build girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place," the Girl Scouts of Crowley's Ridge Council recently hosted its annual Gir

Area Briefs

July 3, 2008 City council meeting set The Batesville City Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at city hall.

Jenkins leaves college

July 3, 2008 Adam Adair has been appointed interim vice chancellor for finance and administration at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville.

Trial clears jailer

July 3, 2008 "She had a permanent IV port in her arm and she kept picking at it, threatening to pull it out, so she was handcuffed." -Keith Bowers

‘Smitten’ with Gilbert

July 3, 2008 GILBERT - From the moment Melissa Wellbourne arrived in Gilbert, it was love at first sight.

News of other days

July 2, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 14, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO