Family & Friends Briefs

November 3, 2008 AARP meeting scheduled A Batesville AARP executive meeting is set for 1 p.m. Tuesday in the community room at Citizens Bank Annex. This event is open to board members and AARP members.

Election to be Tuesday

November 3, 2008 Today is the last day for early voting in Arkansas. Early voting is done at the Independence County Courthouse in Batesville at the county clerk's office, which will close at 5 tonight.

Magness celebrates project completion

November 3, 2008 MAGNESS - A large crowd gathered at the Magness City Hall on Saturday to celebrate the completion of its $1.2 million sewer project, USDA rural development specialist Rickey Carter said.

Students vote

November 3, 2008 Area teachers are teaching students that you're never too young to vote.

News of other days

October 31, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 13, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO