Board talks about budget, students

June 20, 2008 The rising cost of fuel affects expenses everywhere else, and the Batesville School District is no exception. The board met Monday night to approve the proposed budget of expenditures.

Tip solves Bible heist

June 20, 2008 An anonymous phone call to police has led to the arrest of a Batesville woman who allegedly stole a Bible from a local bookstore June 12, according to Independence County Sheriff's Investigator Bren

CEO comes under fire

June 20, 2008 The chief executive officer of Health Resources of Arkansas is coming under fire by members of the agency's board of directors who question some decisions.

News of other days

June 19, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 30, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Man held for immigration officials

June 19, 2008 A 22-year-old Quail Valley Man was arrested early Monday morning following a police traffic stop for allegedly driving in the wrong lane of traffic.

Gorgets topic of lecture by George Lankford

June 19, 2008 Pieces of armor from around the 1400s carved from conch shells remained undiscovered until the 1990s, and have now been interpreted by local author and professor emeritus of folklore Dr.

Miles Clark

June 19, 2008 CHEROKEE VILLAGE - Miles Melvin Clark, 86, of Cherokee Village died May 27, 2008, at his home.

Ruddell Hill School reunion set

June 19, 2008 A reunion for all Ruddell Hill School students and teachers will begin with registration at 9 a.m. Saturday at Ruddell Hill Baptist Church, according to organizers.

ASU senior to visit Japan

June 19, 2008 JONESBORO - For over 25 centuries, Buddhism has consisted of the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama, known as the Buddha.