Genealogist to speak

January 11, 2016 The joint meeting of the Batesville Genealogical Society and the Independence County Historical Society will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Old Independence …

2 found dead in burned mobile home

January 11, 2016 CONWAY (AP) — Police in Conway say two people have been found dead inside a burned mobile home. Firefighters were called shortly before …

Kiwanis sets satellite meeting

January 11, 2016 The Batesville Kiwanis Club satellite group’s January meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Ron Lewallen farm at 310 White Drive.

Candidates to meet

January 11, 2016 ASH FLAT — A meet and greet for Phillip Hood and Dustin Rogers, Republican candidates for Sharp County judge, and other candidates will be …

AARP state director to speak

January 11, 2016 MOOREFIELD — The Batesville Chapter AARP will conduct its monthly meeting at noon on Tuesday at Catfish Wharf. A Dutch treat meal will begin …

News of Other Days

January 11, 2016 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 22, 1998.