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.

News of Other Days

February 12, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 22, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Centers hope to improve health care

February 12, 2008 Over the last 100 years, the health care community's mind-set has been to "find it and fix it," and while that has been successful in keeping people alive, changes are needed, according to Dr.

Local collection set up for storm victims

February 12, 2008 A group of local real estate agents is gathering items to donate to the storm victims in Izard County, according to Bill Olson of The Property Shoppe and a member of the Batesville Rotary Club board.

Lyon stresses safety to students

February 12, 2008 Overturned cars. Mangled dormitories. Trapped students. Staring intently at photographs showing what is left of Union University in Jackson, Tenn., Dr.