Retired teachers, Master Gardeners to meet

January 8, 2016 Independence County Retired Teachers will meet at 11:30 a.m. Monday at Kelley Wyatt’s Restaurant inside Ramada Inn in Batesville. Lauren Willette with the …

Southside Water to meet

January 8, 2016 SOUTHSIDE — The Southside Public Water Authority will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at 1401 Batesville Blvd.. Agenda items include approval of bills, …

Tutor training planned

January 8, 2016 The Ozark Foothills Literacy Project will host a tutor-training workshop at 5:30 p.m. Monday at its office, 608 Water St., Batesville. To register …

SAU names honor students

January 8, 2016 MAGNOLIA — Southern Arkansas University has announced the names of 275 students who made 4.0 grade point averages to qualify for the president’s list …

Lyon College Dean’s list released

January 8, 2016 Lyon College has released its dean’s list for the 2015 fall semester, according to a news release. Students include: Albuquerque, New Mexico …

News of Other Days

January 8, 2016 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 31, 1997.

Master Gardeners seek applicants

January 8, 2016 ASH FLAT — Applications are currently being sought for Master Gardener candidates in Sharp County, according to a news release. A five-day training …