Who is … ‘Chubby’ Menard?

October 17, 2007 The Batesville Kiwanis annual Chubby Menard Pancake Day will be Thursday at First Methodist Church in Batesville.

Governor to speak

October 17, 2007 Gov. Mike Beebe will take the podium to help commemorate the history and traditions of Lyon College during its 135th Founder’s Day Convocation at 11 a.m. Saturday in Couch Garden.

Museum wins award

October 17, 2007 LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Museums Association recently announced awards for excellence at the annual meeting at the MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History in Little Rock.

Wrong man quoted

October 17, 2007 OK, so no one’s ever going to confuse me with Edward R. Morrow, but it’s still aggravating when I mess up.

News of Other Days

October 17, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 27, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Transfer policy changed

October 17, 2007 NEWARK — Students wanting to transfer into the Cedar Ridge School District now have more options.

Pancake Day is Thursday

October 17, 2007 Breakfast, lunch or dinner will be hot and ready to eat at the Batesville Kiwanis Club Chubby Menard Pancake Day from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Road committee accepts proposal

October 16, 2007 The county road committee met Monday night to discuss the proposed budget for 2008. Independence County Judge Bill Hicks presented the budget to the committee.