McSpadden will remian

February 14, 2008 Don McSpadden has announced that he will not be a candidate for circuit judge.

Pets find shelter

February 13, 2008 Lisa Shriner and her family emerged from the storm shelter after the tornado hit Zion last week to find their home and material possessions were gone, so she immediately started searching frantically

News of Other Days

February 13, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Feb. 23, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

JPs accept grader bid

February 13, 2008 ASH FLAT - The Sharp County Quorum Court voted unanimously, with one member absent, to accept the only bid for the purchase of three new road graders Monday.

March of Dimes holds annual kick-offB

February 13, 2008 The slogan may have changed but the mission of the March of Dimes has stayed the same according to community director Sherry Lamb.

Officer insists he was fired, not on vacation

February 13, 2008 ASH FLAT - An Ash Flat police officer who went back to work this morning after being off work for one week says he was fired by the mayor the night a tornado struck Highland and the fringes of Ash F

Jones hired at UACCB

February 13, 2008 Dr. Cliff E. Jones has been hired as the new vice chancellor for academics at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville.

Director resigns

February 13, 2008 Main Street Batesville's executive director has resigned.

Attorney injured

February 13, 2008 Following a one-vehicle crash Monday morning, Batesville City Attorney Scott Stalker was flown to a Little Rock hospital for treatment, according to a family member.

Worker: Post office again in Jeopardy

February 13, 2008 The city of Batesville is in danger of losing its post office, employee Debbie McKenzie told the Batesville City Council Tuesday night.