Board sets special meeting

January 13, 2016 NEWARK — The Cedar Ridge School Board will hold a special meeting at 6 p.m. Jan. 19 in the administration board room to conduct …

College honors student

January 13, 2016 CAMDEN — Southern Arkansas University Tech at Camden has released its Chancellor and Dean’s lists for the fall 2015 semester, according to a news …

Two schools face reorganization

January 13, 2016 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Pulaski County Special School District and Helena-West Helena School District officials have told Arkansas lawmakers that they’re working on fiscal …

News of Other Days

January 13, 2016 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 19, 1998.

Bird and butterfly workshop planned

January 13, 2016 NEWPORT — Jacksonport State Park will host a Winter Bird Feeding and Butterfly Gardening Workshop Saturday. The Winter Bird Feeding Workshop …

Peppersauce Players to perform

January 13, 2016 CALICO ROCK — The Peppersauce Players will present “Rock Your Blues Away,” a look back at high school reunions. The original musical by …

Library to end agreement

January 12, 2016 The Independence County Library is severing ties. The Independence County Quorum Court voted unanimously Monday night to withdraw the library from the White …