Board gets bond report at meeting

November 22, 2005 Scott Beardsley presented a report on the sale of $9 million worth of bonds to the Batesville School Board at the district's monthly meeting Monday.

Local Girls Scouts earn Silver, Bronze awards

June 22, 2005 Girl Scouts in troops 283 and 183 were honored recently at a dinner held at Elizabeth's Restaurant in Batesville for earning the Girl Scout Silver and Bronze awards, two of the highest awards to be

Bigger fireworks show planned in Batesville

June 22, 2005 This year's "Celebrate America" fireworks show will be even bigger than last year, according to the corporate sponsor of the annual event, Citizens Bank of Batesville.

State police to probe death

June 22, 2005 The Arkansas State Police has been asked to investigate the death of a Jonesboro man who died following a possible meth lab explosion and fire near Thida Saturday.

News of Other Days

June 22, 2005 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 29, 1992. 89 Years Ago

Funeral Drector laid to rest

June 22, 2005 Wilma Imogene Anderson became a Howard in 1949. No one is quite sure how Wilma and Add Roman Howard met, but they do know it was a whirlwind romance.

Saffell named interim board member

June 22, 2005 CAVE CITY - The Cave City School Board on Monday appointed former River Valley school director Wendell Saffell to an interim position on the Cave City board, Superintendent Steven Green said.

Motorcycle crashes into car

June 22, 2005 One person was sent to the White River Medical Center with injuries suffered in a motorcycle-car accident Saturday afternoon.