1 man shot, 2 men robbed in Jonesboro

September 14, 2015 JONESBORO (AP) — Police are investigating after a man was shot and two men were robbed at an apartment complex in Jonesboro.

3 killed, 4 hurt in head-on

September 14, 2015 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Arkansas State Police say three people were killed and four injured in a head-on collision in Pulaski County. State …

Appointments announced

September 14, 2015 LITTLE ROCK — Three area residents are among those who have been appointed to state boards and council, according to a news release from …

2 city councils to meet

September 14, 2015 Pleasant Plains will hold its regular city council meeting at 7 tonight at city hall, according to Mayor Rick Siler. The council will review …

Poultry program to be discussed

September 14, 2015 ASH FLAT — Ozarka College at Ash Flat will host a program about how to prevent avian flu and keep chickens healthy at 6 p.m.

5K and fun run planned

September 14, 2015 The Boys and Girls Missionary Challenge 5K and one-mile fun run will be at 8 a.m. Saturday at Southside Assembly of God Church, located …

Lions Club meeting set

September 14, 2015 The new Batesville Lions club will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday at U.S. Pizza, located on Highway 167 south of the White River bridge.


September 14, 2015 Incorrect information was submitted about Lyon’s fall enrollment listed in Friday’s Guard. The college enrolled 211 freshmen and 64 exchange and transfer students.

News of Other Days

September 14, 2015 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Feb. 6, 2002.