Lyon awards scholarships

March 23, 2016 Several area students have been awarded scholarships to attend Lyon College this fall, according to a news release. Alley Lewis of Batesville is …

Bass club sets fishing date

March 23, 2016 The Independence County Bass Club has set Saturday for its next tournament at Crown Lake Launching at Box Hound Marina. The event runs …

Airport commission to meet

March 23, 2016 SOUTHSIDE — The Batesville Airport Commission will have its regular monthly meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday at the airport office, announced airport manager Darren …

News of Other Days

March 23, 2016 36 YEARS AGO General Tire and Rubber Co.’s new plant manager, Al Hofman, said Friday that a headline on a Guard story …

Bass Classic tournament slated

March 23, 2016 MOUNTAIN HOME — Children’s Homes Inc. will host its sixth annual Casting for Kids Bass Classic tournament April 2 at Norfork Lake near Mountain …

Band to perform

March 23, 2016 AMAGON — The Zyndall Raney Band will perform from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Friday at the People Helping People building in Amagon and from …

Republican convention scheduled

March 23, 2016 The regular Independence County Republican Convention will be held at 5:30 p.m. Monday at the home of Charlie and Lorena Fuqua, located at …