New city attorney selected

July 16, 2015 Tim Meitzen Just a week and a half after the former city attorney resigned, the city has appointed Tim Meitzen …

Southside fest raises $4K

July 16, 2015 SOUTHSIDE — The city of Southside’s Fun Fest raised more than $4,000 on June 27 for Arkansas’ newest city, according to a news release.

Weekend Events

July 16, 2015 Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, July 17 - Sunday, July 19, 2015.

VBS kicks off Saturday

July 16, 2015 SOUTHSIDE — Emmanuel Baptist Church will have a vacation Bible school kick-off fun day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. The theme …

Advance arm bands on sale

July 16, 2015 ASH FLAT — Advance arm bands are being sold for the Sharp County Fair, which will be held July 20 through 25. Arm …

News of Other Days

July 16, 2015 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 8, 2003.

Heaven’s Echoes to perform

July 16, 2015 West Baptist Church at 1100 N. Central Ave. in Batesville will host Heaven’s Echoes gospel quartet in concert at 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission …

Support group to meet

July 16, 2015 The Pulmonary Hypertension Support Group will meet at 1 p.m. Saturday at Italian Grill in Batesville. The event is open to the public.