Arrests made; theft reported

September 10, 2008 A woman reported to be driving erratically, and almost causing an accident on Harrison Street, was arrested Tuesday morning by Independence County Deputy Ernie Gillihan.

County applies for rural grants

September 10, 2008 ASH FLAT - The Sharp County Quorum Court voted unanimously Monday to apply for two Arkansas Rural Development Commission grants. Neither are matching grants.

2-way street needs ordinance

September 10, 2008 While Batesville motorists may or may not be putting on the brakes at one of the town's busiest intersections, the city council won't halt a recommendation to make one block of lower Main Street i

BHS earns national recognition

September 10, 2008 High student achievement has earned Batesville High School national recognition as a Blue Ribbon School.

News of other days

September 9, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 20, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Family & Friends Briefs

September 9, 2008 Singing to be Sunday Brockwell - The Izard County Singing Convention will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday in the new memorial auditorium at Brockwell. The event is open to the public.

Area Briefs

September 9, 2008 FEMA to cover hotel costs