Family & Friends Briefs

September 10, 2008 Powhatan park to be program CAVE CITY - The Cave City Kiwanis will be meeting from 9-11 a.m. Thursday at the community center.

Kelly is named Big of the Month

September 10, 2008 Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of North Central Arkansas in Batesville has picked Alex Kelly as its "Big of the Month" for August.

Miss Arkansas to speak

September 10, 2008 Miss Arkansas Ashlen Batson will speak and perform on Tuesday for the Foxy Ladies of White River, a local Red Hat Society chapter.

Area Briefs

September 10, 2008 Auction items announced

Three Dolph arrests made; three more being sought

September 10, 2008 MELBOURNE - What began Friday as an attempt by Izard County Sheriff's Department to serve an absconder warrant resulted in a two-day operation involving executing search warrants and the arrest of

Arrests made; theft reported

September 10, 2008 A woman reported to be driving erratically, and almost causing an accident on Harrison Street, was arrested Tuesday morning by Independence County Deputy Ernie Gillihan.

County applies for rural grants

September 10, 2008 ASH FLAT - The Sharp County Quorum Court voted unanimously Monday to apply for two Arkansas Rural Development Commission grants. Neither are matching grants.

2-way street needs ordinance

September 10, 2008 While Batesville motorists may or may not be putting on the brakes at one of the town's busiest intersections, the city council won't halt a recommendation to make one block of lower Main Street i

BHS earns national recognition

September 10, 2008 High student achievement has earned Batesville High School national recognition as a Blue Ribbon School.

News of other days

September 9, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 20, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO