News of Other Days

April 12, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 22, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Glancing back at Odd Fellows

April 12, 2007 Batesville, for a time, had two orphanages in town. One was the Masonic Home and the other was the Odd Fellows Home for Widows and Orphans.

City OKs hook-ups

April 11, 2007 There are no definite plans for a 40-acre tract of land outside of town, but owner Rick Reed, a local developer, wants to conform to city regulations anyway.

Academy moves, expands schedule

April 11, 2007 In an effort to better serve its students and community, the state’s first and only Gracie Barra Jiu-Jitsu academy has moved.

Hardy town meeting centers on climate

April 11, 2007 HARDY — A Hardy Town Meeting and all-day global warming awareness day will be Saturday at the Old Hardy Gym at 203 School St., said Ruth Reynolds, coordinator of the event.

News of Other Days

April 11, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 21, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Cast set for production

April 11, 2007 MELBOURNE — The Izard County Family Community Theater will present “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer” on Thursday, Saturday and Sunday at the John E.

Building declined

April 11, 2007 CONCORD — The Concord Volunteer Fire Department has declined an offer of a building and the property it sits on because it does not fit the department’s needs, city Recorder-treasurer Jayn